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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
logstash
Rank 493 596 606
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +10
Contract jobs citing logstash 168 46 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.081% 0.007%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.76% 0.94% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 29 3
Median daily rate £475 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £500 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6088 4889 4421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.27% 8.58% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4004 3003 2581
Median daily rate £450 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 143 132
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.03 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £41.25 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +115 167 £475 -5.00% 17
London +93 132 £475 - 11
Croydon -10 13 £480 +12.94%
City of London +53 12 £475 +11.76% 3
Yorkshire -6 11 £500 +66.66%
Harrow - 8 £498 -
Leeds +4 7 £420 -
West Yorkshire -2 7 £420 -
East of England +24 6 £363 -27.50%
West Midlands - 6 £440 - 1
South East - 5 £388 - 1
Shropshire - 4 £440 - 1
Telford - 4 £440 - 1
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Westminster - 3 £475 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £338 -
Chesterfield - 3 £475 -
East Midlands - 3 £475 - 1
North East - 3 £500 - 2
Derbyshire - 3 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £500 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £375 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £444 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £320 -
Surrey - 2 £450 -
Slough - 2 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £500 -
Scotland 0 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

logstash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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.

1 254 (80.89%) DevOps
2 246 (78.34%) Linux
3 230 (73.25%) Puppet
4 208 (66.24%) Git (software)
5 188 (59.87%) Docker
6 184 (58.60%) Ansible
6 184 (58.60%) Amazon AWS
7 170 (54.14%) Ruby
8 167 (53.18%) Kibana
9 161 (51.27%) Configuration Management
10 155 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
11 154 (49.04%) Jenkins
12 149 (47.45%) Elasticsearch
13 136 (43.31%) Continuous Integration
14 133 (42.36%) Security Cleared
15 130 (41.40%) Kubernetes
15 130 (41.40%) ELK Stack
16 126 (40.13%) SC Cleared
17 115 (36.62%) Java
18 107 (34.08%) nginx
19 105 (33.44%) NoSQL
20 104 (33.12%) Python
21 103 (32.80%) Graphite
22 100 (31.85%) Artifactory
22 100 (31.85%) Sensu
23 99 (31.53%) GitHub
24 98 (31.21%) SQL
25 96 (30.57%) HAProxy
26 94 (29.94%) GitLab
27 92 (29.30%) PostgreSQL

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
1 149 (47.45%) Elasticsearch
2 107 (34.08%) nginx
3 66 (21.02%) Apache
4 65 (20.70%) Confluence
5 33 (10.51%) Tomcat
6 31 (9.87%) OpenStack
7 12 (3.82%) Mule ESB
8 11 (3.50%) JBoss
8 11 (3.50%) Jetty
9 8 (2.55%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.91%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.59%) IIS
12 4 (1.27%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.27%) CMS
13 3 (0.96%) Mule
13 3 (0.96%) Zimbra
14 2 (0.64%) Drupal
14 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 40 (12.74%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 184 (58.60%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (31.53%) GitHub
3 35 (11.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (4.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (3.82%) Amazon S3
5 12 (3.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (2.55%) PaaS
7 7 (2.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 7 (2.23%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (2.23%) IaaS
7 7 (2.23%) Route 53
8 5 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.32%) CloudBees
12 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (22.93%) DNS
2 43 (13.69%) OpenLDAP
2 43 (13.69%) SSH
3 42 (13.38%) OpenVPN
4 22 (7.01%) Firewall
4 22 (7.01%) HTTP
4 22 (7.01%) TCP/IP
5 18 (5.73%) VPN
6 14 (4.46%) SSL
7 13 (4.14%) SNMP
8 12 (3.82%) Reverse Proxy
9 11 (3.50%) DMZ
10 9 (2.87%) LDAP
11 8 (2.55%) BGP
11 8 (2.55%) DHCP
12 7 (2.23%) SAN
13 6 (1.91%) BIG-IP
13 6 (1.91%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (0.96%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (33.44%) NoSQL
2 92 (29.30%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (18.47%) MongoDB
4 52 (16.56%) MySQL
5 44 (14.01%) Hadoop
6 29 (9.24%) Redis
7 11 (3.50%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.87%) Data Mining
8 9 (2.87%) InfluxDB
8 9 (2.87%) SQL Server
9 8 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (2.23%) MarkLogic
10 7 (2.23%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.91%) Big Data
12 4 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.96%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.96%) HBase
13 3 (0.96%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.64%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 208 (66.24%) Git (software)
2 154 (49.04%) Jenkins
3 100 (31.85%) Artifactory
4 94 (29.94%) GitLab
5 78 (24.84%) JIRA
6 73 (23.25%) Maven
7 65 (20.70%) Sonatype Nexus
8 51 (16.24%) SonarQube
9 50 (15.92%) Ant
10 41 (13.06%) JIRA Agile
10 41 (13.06%) JUnit
11 38 (12.10%) Liquibase
12 33 (10.51%) Bitbucket
13 31 (9.87%) Subversion
14 25 (7.96%) Vagrant
15 22 (7.01%) TeamCity
16 21 (6.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 13 (4.14%) Gerrit
18 12 (3.82%) Mercurial
19 10 (3.18%) Hudson
General
1 18 (5.73%) Finance
2 8 (2.55%) Banking
3 7 (2.23%) Retail
4 4 (1.27%) Back Office
4 4 (1.27%) Front Office
5 3 (0.96%) Games
5 3 (0.96%) Marketing
6 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.64%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Law
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 149 (47.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (12.42%) Lead DevOps
3 35 (11.15%) Consultant
4 32 (10.19%) DevOps Consultant
4 32 (10.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 23 (7.32%) Developer
6 22 (7.01%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (7.01%) Senior DevOps
6 22 (7.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 15 (4.78%) Architect
7 15 (4.78%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (4.46%) AWS DevOps
8 14 (4.46%) Linux Consultant
8 14 (4.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.14%) DevOps Manager
10 12 (3.82%) Administrator
11 9 (2.87%) Operations Engineer
12 8 (2.55%) Automation Engineer
12 8 (2.55%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (2.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (41.40%) ELK Stack
2 100 (31.85%) Sensu
3 50 (15.92%) MCollective
4 36 (11.46%) Software Packaging
5 29 (9.24%) RabbitMQ
5 29 (9.24%) Web Services
6 27 (8.60%) Node.js
7 23 (7.32%) .NET
8 22 (7.01%) LAMP
9 17 (5.41%) LAPP Stack
9 17 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
10 16 (5.10%) REST
11 13 (4.14%) J2EE
12 12 (3.82%) RESTful
13 11 (3.50%) HTML
14 10 (3.18%) Spring
15 9 (2.87%) AngularJS
16 8 (2.55%) Spring Boot
16 8 (2.55%) WSDL
16 8 (2.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.05%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.10%) Visualisation
3 12 (3.82%) Private Cloud
4 10 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.18%) Statistics
5 7 (2.23%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.27%) New Media
7 4 (1.27%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.96%) EMC VNX
8 3 (0.96%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.64%) Derivative
9 2 (0.64%) PKI
9 2 (0.64%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.64%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.64%) User Experience
10 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.32%) Replication
10 1 (0.32%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 246 (78.34%) Linux
2 81 (25.80%) CoreOS
3 63 (20.06%) CentOS
4 37 (11.78%) Windows
5 35 (11.15%) Unix
6 27 (8.60%) Ubuntu
7 14 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (3.82%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.59%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.27%) Debian
11 4 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.64%) AIX
12 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.32%) Fedora
13 1 (0.32%) Solaris
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (80.89%) DevOps
2 161 (51.27%) Configuration Management
3 155 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (43.31%) Continuous Integration
5 83 (26.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 72 (22.93%) Security Hardening
7 64 (20.38%) Open Source
7 64 (20.38%) Scrum
8 49 (15.61%) Service Management
9 36 (11.46%) Identity Management
10 33 (10.51%) Case Management
11 32 (10.19%) Workflow
12 30 (9.55%) Coaching
13 27 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (7.96%) Software Engineering
15 23 (7.32%) Release Management
16 20 (6.37%) Microservices
17 18 (5.73%) TDD
18 15 (4.78%) Data Visualisation
18 15 (4.78%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 170 (54.14%) Ruby
2 115 (36.62%) Java
3 104 (33.12%) Python
4 98 (31.21%) SQL
5 84 (26.75%) Go
6 45 (14.33%) Bash Shell
7 44 (14.01%) Perl
8 42 (13.38%) Shell Script
9 29 (9.24%) JavaScript
10 28 (8.92%) PHP
11 23 (7.32%) PowerShell
12 14 (4.46%) C++
13 11 (3.50%) C#
13 11 (3.50%) Erlang
14 4 (1.27%) Scala
15 3 (0.96%) R
16 2 (0.64%) Groovy
17 1 (0.32%) C
Qualifications
1 133 (42.36%) Security Cleared
2 126 (40.13%) SC Cleared
3 22 (7.01%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (6.37%) CTC Cleared
5 17 (5.41%) BC Cleared
6 16 (5.10%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.55%) Degree
8 4 (1.27%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.32%) MCSA
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 188 (59.87%) Docker
2 85 (27.07%) Ceph
3 81 (25.80%) GlusterFS
4 80 (25.48%) etcd
4 80 (25.48%) flannel
5 57 (18.15%) vCloud
6 43 (13.69%) Squid
7 41 (13.06%) Postfix
8 19 (6.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (4.78%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (2.55%) Active Directory
10 8 (2.55%) Xen
11 7 (2.23%) Hyper-V
11 7 (2.23%) NFS
12 6 (1.91%) KVM
13 4 (1.27%) VirtualBox
13 4 (1.27%) vSphere
14 3 (0.96%) FreeRADIUS
14 3 (0.96%) Samba
14 3 (0.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 230 (73.25%) Puppet
2 184 (58.60%) Ansible
3 167 (53.18%) Kibana
4 130 (41.40%) Kubernetes
5 103 (32.80%) Graphite
6 96 (30.57%) HAProxy
7 82 (26.11%) rkt
8 81 (25.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 81 (25.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 72 (22.93%) ZABBIX
10 58 (18.47%) Opscode Chef
11 50 (15.92%) Terraform
12 42 (13.38%) Rancher
13 35 (11.15%) Nagios
14 29 (9.24%) Grafana
14 29 (9.24%) Salt
15 16 (5.10%) StatsD
15 16 (5.10%) Zenoss
16 13 (4.14%) Uchiwa
17 12 (3.82%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 84 (26.75%) VMware
2 52 (16.56%) Sonatype
3 47 (14.97%) Oracle
4 43 (13.69%) Atlassian
4 43 (13.69%) Red Hat
5 28 (8.92%) Splunk
6 15 (4.78%) Cisco
7 14 (4.46%) Google
8 11 (3.50%) Black Duck
8 11 (3.50%) Veracode
9 10 (3.18%) Sitecore
10 9 (2.87%) EMC
11 7 (2.23%) BMC
11 7 (2.23%) Microsoft
12 5 (1.59%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.59%) CA
12 5 (1.59%) Digital Fuel
12 5 (1.59%) New Relic
12 5 (1.59%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.59%) webMethods
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