The table below looks at the statistics for logstash skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited logstash over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
logstash
UK
Rank 471 466 601
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +135
Contract jobs citing logstash 115 157 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.30% 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.58% 3.40% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 118 16
Median daily rate £475 £500 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £348 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £263
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +76.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 £48.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4461 4614 4572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.01% 8.90% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2979 2903 2708
Median daily rate £475 £428 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 140 146
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

logstash
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing logstash as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

logstash Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

logstash
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing logstash within the UK.

logstash Daily Rate Trend in the UK

logstash
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing logstash within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

logstash Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

logstash
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing logstash within the UK.

logstash Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

logstash
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing logstash within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 113 £475 -5.00% 15
London +8 72 £525 +1.44% 8
North West +43 14 £425 -16.04%
Manchester - 12 £425 -
South East -3 8 £425 -5.02% 4
South West +14 7 - - 2
Wiltshire - 7 - -
Swindon - 7 - -
New Malden - 7 - -
South Yorkshire +7 6 £450 -8.86%
Yorkshire +3 6 £450 -10.00%
Salford - 6 £413 -
West Midlands +5 5 £500 +20.48% 1
City of London +4 5 £400 -39.62% 4
Telford +23 4 £500 +20.48%
Shropshire +20 4 £500 +20.48%
Sheffield +6 4 £438 -11.39%
Surrey +13 3 £425 -29.16% 1
Guildford - 3 £425 - 1
Scotland +25 2 - -
Middlesex +4 2 £215 -
Hammersmith -1 2 £525 +10.52%
Berkshire -3 2 - -
Newbury - 2 - -
Cheshire +22 1 £240 -52.59%
Croydon -2 1 - -
Glasgow -2 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -

logstash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing logstash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for logstash.

1 248 (77.50%) Kibana
2 242 (75.63%) Elastic Stack
2 242 (75.63%) Linux
3 237 (74.06%) Elasticsearch
4 202 (63.13%) DevOps
5 167 (52.19%) Amazon AWS
6 165 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
7 152 (47.50%) Ansible
8 151 (47.19%) Python
9 147 (45.94%) Jenkins
10 146 (45.63%) Git (software)
11 145 (45.31%) Docker
12 139 (43.44%) Puppet
13 128 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
14 113 (35.31%) PostgreSQL
15 110 (34.38%) Configuration Management
16 106 (33.13%) Security Cleared
17 98 (30.63%) SC Cleared
18 96 (30.00%) Ruby
19 93 (29.06%) VMware
20 91 (28.44%) Apache
21 89 (27.81%) Scrum
22 84 (26.25%) ZABBIX
23 79 (24.69%) Continuous Delivery
24 78 (24.38%) JIRA
25 76 (23.75%) Java
26 75 (23.44%) Oracle
27 72 (22.50%) DNS
27 72 (22.50%) nginx
28 71 (22.19%) Open Source

logstash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 237 (74.06%) Elasticsearch
2 91 (28.44%) Apache
3 72 (22.50%) nginx
4 59 (18.44%) Confluence
5 35 (10.94%) Tomcat
6 18 (5.63%) JBoss
6 18 (5.63%) Jetty
7 17 (5.31%) Mule ESB
8 16 (5.00%) OpenStack
9 14 (4.38%) WildFly
10 10 (3.13%) Apache Spark
11 9 (2.81%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (2.50%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.88%) Drupal
14 3 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
15 2 (0.63%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.63%) IIS
16 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
16 1 (0.31%) DataSynapse
16 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (14.06%) HipChat
2 5 (1.56%) MS Office
3 4 (1.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 167 (52.19%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (20.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (10.63%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (10.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 32 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (7.19%) GitHub
7 16 (5.00%) Amazon S3
8 14 (4.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 13 (4.06%) PaaS
10 9 (2.81%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 7 (2.19%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (1.88%) Google Analytics
13 6 (1.88%) Route 53
14 5 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
15 4 (1.25%) Heroku
16 3 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
16 3 (0.94%) CloudFront
17 2 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
17 2 (0.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 72 (22.50%) DNS
2 71 (22.19%) Firewall
3 50 (15.63%) SSH
3 50 (15.63%) VPN
4 49 (15.31%) TCP/IP
5 48 (15.00%) OpenLDAP
5 48 (15.00%) OpenVPN
6 39 (12.19%) Reverse Proxy
7 29 (9.06%) HTTP
8 23 (7.19%) SSL
9 19 (5.94%) LAN
9 19 (5.94%) WAN
10 18 (5.63%) VoIP
11 14 (4.38%) SNMP
12 13 (4.06%) IPsec
13 10 (3.13%) DMZ
13 10 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (2.81%) Wireless
15 8 (2.50%) Internet
16 7 (2.19%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (35.31%) PostgreSQL
2 57 (17.81%) MySQL
3 54 (16.88%) Hadoop
4 42 (13.13%) MongoDB
5 37 (11.56%) NoSQL
6 36 (11.25%) Redis
7 29 (9.06%) Amazon RDS
8 18 (5.63%) Oracle Database
8 18 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (5.00%) Big Data
10 12 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.19%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.19%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.19%) Sqoop
12 6 (1.88%) HBase
12 6 (1.88%) InfluxDB
13 5 (1.56%) Endeca
13 5 (1.56%) SQL Server
14 4 (1.25%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 147 (45.94%) Jenkins
2 146 (45.63%) Git (software)
3 78 (24.38%) JIRA
4 61 (19.06%) JUnit
5 60 (18.75%) Maven
5 60 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 53 (16.56%) SonarQube
7 52 (16.25%) Ant
8 47 (14.69%) Liquibase
9 45 (14.06%) JIRA Agile
10 35 (10.94%) Bitbucket
11 32 (10.00%) Subversion
12 22 (6.88%) GitLab
13 20 (6.25%) Gerrit
14 19 (5.94%) Cucumber
14 19 (5.94%) Vagrant
15 17 (5.31%) Artifactory
15 17 (5.31%) Mercurial
16 11 (3.44%) Mockito
17 9 (2.81%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (8.13%) Finance
2 9 (2.81%) Banking
2 9 (2.81%) Marketing
3 7 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.88%) Electronics
4 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.63%) Front Office
5 2 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.31%) Advertising
6 1 (0.31%) Back Office
6 1 (0.31%) Games
6 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 119 (37.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (10.63%) Linux Engineer
2 34 (10.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 32 (10.00%) Consultant
4 27 (8.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 26 (8.13%) Developer
6 24 (7.50%) Analyst
6 24 (7.50%) Senior DevOps
7 21 (6.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 18 (5.63%) WebOps Engineer
9 17 (5.31%) Security Analyst
10 16 (5.00%) Architect
11 15 (4.69%) Administrator
11 15 (4.69%) AWS DevOps
12 13 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (4.06%) Web Specialist
13 12 (3.75%) AWS Engineer
13 12 (3.75%) Azure DevOps
13 12 (3.75%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (75.63%) Elastic Stack
2 51 (15.94%) MCollective
3 47 (14.69%) Software Packaging
4 46 (14.38%) Web Services
5 34 (10.63%) LEMP Stack
5 34 (10.63%) Sensu
6 31 (9.69%) RESTful
7 28 (8.75%) LAPP Stack
8 27 (8.44%) LAMP
8 27 (8.44%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (7.81%) Django
10 23 (7.19%) boto
11 21 (6.56%) Kafka
12 15 (4.69%) J2EE
12 15 (4.69%) REST
13 13 (4.06%) OAuth2
14 12 (3.75%) Akka
15 11 (3.44%) OpenID
15 11 (3.44%) Play Framework
16 9 (2.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.88%) Linux Command Line
2 21 (6.56%) Public Cloud
3 18 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 17 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.31%) Cyber Attack
5 14 (4.38%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.88%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.25%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.94%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.63%) PKI
10 2 (0.63%) RIA
10 2 (0.63%) User Experience
10 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.31%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.31%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.31%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 242 (75.63%) Linux
2 71 (22.19%) CentOS
3 60 (18.75%) Windows
4 39 (12.19%) Unix
5 31 (9.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (7.19%) Ubuntu
7 13 (4.06%) RancherOS
7 13 (4.06%) VyOS
8 8 (2.50%) Windows Server
9 7 (2.19%) Amazon Linux
9 7 (2.19%) Debian
9 7 (2.19%) FreeBSD
10 5 (1.56%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.94%) SUSE
12 1 (0.31%) AIX
12 1 (0.31%) Android
12 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.31%) Fedora
12 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (63.13%) DevOps
2 165 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 110 (34.38%) Configuration Management
5 89 (27.81%) Scrum
6 79 (24.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 71 (22.19%) Open Source
8 52 (16.25%) Service Management
9 48 (15.00%) Identity Management
10 45 (14.06%) Case Management
11 43 (13.44%) Load Balancing
12 39 (12.19%) High Availability
13 37 (11.56%) Workflow
14 34 (10.63%) TDD
15 31 (9.69%) Microservices
16 30 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
17 28 (8.75%) Coaching
18 27 (8.44%) Migration
19 24 (7.50%) Web Operations
20 23 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 151 (47.19%) Python
2 96 (30.00%) Ruby
3 76 (23.75%) Java
4 51 (15.94%) Shell Script
5 48 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 44 (13.75%) Perl
7 34 (10.63%) SQL
8 24 (7.50%) PHP
9 20 (6.25%) Go
10 17 (5.31%) Scala
11 16 (5.00%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.19%) tcsh
13 5 (1.56%) C#
14 4 (1.25%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.94%) R
16 2 (0.63%) C++
16 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.31%) C
17 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (33.13%) Security Cleared
2 98 (30.63%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.56%) CTC Cleared
4 19 (5.94%) Degree
5 17 (5.31%) CISSP
5 17 (5.31%) SANS
5 17 (5.31%) SSCP
6 13 (4.06%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 145 (45.31%) Docker
2 55 (17.19%) vCloud
3 53 (16.56%) Squid
4 48 (15.00%) Postfix
5 23 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (5.31%) Xen
8 11 (3.44%) Apache Flume
9 10 (3.13%) Samba
10 9 (2.81%) Active Directory
10 9 (2.81%) GlusterFS
10 9 (2.81%) vSphere
11 8 (2.50%) VMware ESX
12 7 (2.19%) Snort
13 4 (1.25%) Ceph
13 4 (1.25%) etcd
13 4 (1.25%) flannel
13 4 (1.25%) HDFS
13 4 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.94%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 248 (77.50%) Kibana
2 152 (47.50%) Ansible
3 139 (43.44%) Puppet
4 84 (26.25%) ZABBIX
5 64 (20.00%) Kubernetes
6 61 (19.06%) Opscode Chef
6 61 (19.06%) Terraform
7 49 (15.31%) Docker Swarm
8 48 (15.00%) Rancher
9 45 (14.06%) Nagios
10 44 (13.75%) HAProxy
11 37 (11.56%) Grafana
11 37 (11.56%) Graphite
12 22 (6.88%) Salt
13 21 (6.56%) Consul
14 19 (5.94%) Packer
14 19 (5.94%) QRadar
15 15 (4.69%) rkt
16 10 (3.13%) Icinga
17 9 (2.81%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 93 (29.06%) VMware
2 75 (23.44%) Oracle
3 65 (20.31%) Splunk
4 51 (15.94%) Sonatype
5 46 (14.38%) Red Hat
6 41 (12.81%) AppDynamics
7 33 (10.31%) Atlassian
8 32 (10.00%) SaltStack
9 27 (8.44%) IBM
10 19 (5.94%) LogRhythm
11 18 (5.63%) Apple
12 17 (5.31%) Rackspace
13 13 (4.06%) Vyatta
14 10 (3.13%) Zend
15 8 (2.50%) Google
15 8 (2.50%) Microsoft
16 7 (2.19%) Cisco
16 7 (2.19%) SAP
17 6 (1.88%) New Relic
18 5 (1.56%) ForgeRock
Guildford, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
AAP3
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago