The table below looks at the statistics for logstash skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited logstash over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
logstash
Rank 556 568 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing logstash 30 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.016% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £394 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4508 3672 3192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.27% 7.13% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2821 2205 1674
Average daily rate £415 £387 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.16% +3.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 139 206
Average hourly rate £20.28 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £12.42 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.35 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.69%

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Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing logstash within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

logstash Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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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

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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 22 December 2014.

logstash Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

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Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing logstash within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 28 £475 +18.75% 8
London +29 19 £500 +25.00% 5
Berkshire - 6 £263 - 2
South East - 6 £263 - 2
Slough - 3 £263 -
City of London +1 2 £451 +6.00% 3
North East - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Luton - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - - 1
Egham - - - -

logstash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing logstash also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited logstash.

1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) Linux
3 23 (53.49%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (44.19%) Git (software)
5 18 (41.86%) Puppet
5 18 (41.86%) DevOps
6 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
7 16 (37.21%) ZABBIX
8 14 (32.56%) TDD
8 14 (32.56%) Kibana
9 13 (30.23%) Open Source
10 12 (27.91%) Apache
10 12 (27.91%) Python
10 12 (27.91%) Scrum
10 12 (27.91%) VMware
10 12 (27.91%) Ansible
11 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
11 11 (25.58%) CentOS
12 10 (23.26%) Java
12 10 (23.26%) Perl
12 10 (23.26%) .NET
12 10 (23.26%) Ruby
12 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
12 10 (23.26%) BDD
13 9 (20.93%) Web Services
13 9 (20.93%) JBoss
13 9 (20.93%) Nagios
13 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (20.93%) Maven

logstash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing logstash also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited logstash. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (53.49%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (27.91%) Apache
3 11 (25.58%) Tomcat
4 9 (20.93%) JBoss
5 8 (18.60%) nginx
6 6 (13.95%) Confluence
7 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
8 4 (9.30%) Drupal
8 4 (9.30%) OpenStack
9 3 (6.98%) Node.js
10 1 (2.33%) IIS
10 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) PaaS
3 2 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.33%) Route 53
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
1 3 (6.98%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (6.98%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (4.65%) MRTG
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) DMZ
3 1 (2.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (20.93%) Hadoop
1 9 (20.93%) MongoDB
2 8 (18.60%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.95%) Redis
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Git (software)
2 17 (39.53%) Jenkins
3 9 (20.93%) Maven
4 6 (13.95%) JIRA
5 4 (9.30%) Selenium
5 4 (9.30%) Gerrit
5 4 (9.30%) Artifactory
6 3 (6.98%) Gradle
6 3 (6.98%) Mockito
6 3 (6.98%) DbUnit
6 3 (6.98%) jMock
6 3 (6.98%) JUnit
6 3 (6.98%) JMeter
7 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.33%) Ant
8 1 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (2.33%) Moq
General
1 7 (16.28%) Banking
1 7 (16.28%) Investment Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Administrator
4 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Configuration Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Development Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.33%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) .NET
2 9 (20.93%) Web Services
3 8 (18.60%) LAMP
4 6 (13.95%) RESTful
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
5 4 (9.30%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (9.30%) Spring
5 4 (9.30%) J2EE
6 3 (6.98%) CSS
6 3 (6.98%) Apache CXF
6 3 (6.98%) HTML
6 3 (6.98%) SOAP
6 3 (6.98%) HTML5
6 3 (6.98%) PowerMock
6 3 (6.98%) Apache Camel
7 2 (4.65%) MCollective
7 2 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (4.65%) REST
7 2 (4.65%) CSS3
7 2 (4.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Open Source
2 7 (16.28%) N-Tier
2 7 (16.28%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) CentOS
3 9 (20.93%) Ubuntu
4 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.30%) UNIX
5 4 (9.30%) Windows
6 1 (2.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) DevOps
3 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (32.56%) TDD
5 12 (27.91%) Scrum
6 10 (23.26%) BDD
7 8 (18.60%) Functional Programming
7 8 (18.60%) Release Management
7 8 (18.60%) OOP
7 8 (18.60%) OO
7 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
8 7 (16.28%) Analytics
9 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.30%) Service Management
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.30%) Kanban
10 4 (9.30%) OWASP
11 3 (6.98%) SOA
12 2 (4.65%) Workflow
12 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) Python
2 10 (23.26%) Ruby
2 10 (23.26%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) Perl
2 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
3 8 (18.60%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Scala
6 1 (2.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) vCloud
3 3 (6.98%) Docker
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Varnish
4 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) Xen
4 1 (2.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (41.86%) Puppet
2 16 (37.21%) ZABBIX
3 14 (32.56%) Kibana
4 12 (27.91%) Ansible
5 9 (20.93%) Nagios
6 8 (18.60%) Salt
7 6 (13.95%) Vagrant
8 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (11.63%) HAProxy
9 4 (9.30%) yum
9 4 (9.30%) SELinux
9 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (9.30%) Graphite
10 3 (6.98%) Hyperic
11 2 (4.65%) Opsview
12 1 (2.33%) collectd
12 1 (2.33%) StatsD
12 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (2.33%) Cobbler
12 1 (2.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) VMware
2 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.95%) New Relic
4 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
5 3 (6.98%) Splunk
5 3 (6.98%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.65%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
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