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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
logstash
UK
Rank 451 508 563
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +55
Contract jobs citing logstash 141 110 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.22% 0.057%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.00% 2.46% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 84 24
Median daily rate £500 £500 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £461 £263
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +75.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
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
4695 4473 4479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.50% 8.79% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3090 2769 2688
Median daily rate £475 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +4.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 146 144
Median hourly rate £34.81 £24.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.08% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 January 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 January 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 +79 140 £500 - 15
London +77 105 £525 -4.54% 11
City of London -5 10 £400 -33.33% 2
West Midlands -6 8 £450 +8.43%
Yorkshire +1 7 £450 -11.11% 1
South Yorkshire 0 7 £450 -11.11%
New Malden - 7 - -
South West +22 6 - -
East Midlands - 6 £600 -
Wiltshire - 6 - -
Swindon - 6 - -
Sheffield +1 5 £450 -11.11%
South East -1 5 £475 +6.14% 2
Northamptonshire - 5 £600 -
Telford +15 4 £475 +14.45%
Shropshire +10 4 £475 +14.45%
Birmingham - 4 £450 -
Surrey +18 3 £475 -20.83% 1
North West - 3 £295 -
Guildford - 3 £475 - 1
Croydon - 3 - -
Harrow - 3 £495 -
Berkshire -8 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £350 -
Hammersmith - 2 £525 -
Newbury - 2 - -
Scotland +21 1 - -
Chester - 1 £240 -
Nottingham - 1 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 -

logstash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 295 (79.09%) Kibana
2 281 (75.34%) Elasticsearch
2 281 (75.34%) Linux
3 279 (74.80%) ELK Stack
4 258 (69.17%) DevOps
5 223 (59.79%) Agile Software Development
6 211 (56.57%) Amazon AWS
7 203 (54.42%) Jenkins
8 202 (54.16%) Git (software)
9 198 (53.08%) Ansible
10 190 (50.94%) Docker
11 184 (49.33%) Puppet
12 180 (48.26%) Continuous Integration
13 164 (43.97%) PostgreSQL
14 160 (42.90%) Python
15 155 (41.55%) Configuration Management
16 140 (37.53%) Security Cleared
17 139 (37.27%) VMware
18 136 (36.46%) Scrum
19 134 (35.92%) Apache
20 132 (35.39%) SC Cleared
20 132 (35.39%) ZABBIX
21 129 (34.58%) Ruby
22 128 (34.32%) Continuous Delivery
23 117 (31.37%) JIRA
24 114 (30.56%) CentOS
25 111 (29.76%) DNS
25 111 (29.76%) Oracle
26 107 (28.69%) Sonatype Nexus
27 103 (27.61%) Maven

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
1 281 (75.34%) Elasticsearch
2 134 (35.92%) Apache
3 96 (25.74%) Confluence
4 81 (21.72%) nginx
5 42 (11.26%) Tomcat
6 23 (6.17%) Jetty
7 22 (5.90%) Mule ESB
8 19 (5.09%) JBoss
8 19 (5.09%) WildFly
9 13 (3.49%) Apache Spark
10 11 (2.95%) OpenStack
11 8 (2.14%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (1.88%) Drupal
12 7 (1.88%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.80%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (0.80%) IIS
14 2 (0.54%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 82 (21.98%) HipChat
2 5 (1.34%) MS Office
3 4 (1.07%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 211 (56.57%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (18.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (8.58%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (8.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 29 (7.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 24 (6.43%) GitHub
6 15 (4.02%) Amazon S3
7 12 (3.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 12 (3.22%) PaaS
8 8 (2.14%) Amazon ELB
9 7 (1.88%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (1.88%) Google Analytics
10 6 (1.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (1.61%) Route 53
11 5 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.80%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.80%) Heroku
13 2 (0.54%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 111 (29.76%) DNS
2 90 (24.13%) SSH
3 89 (23.86%) OpenLDAP
3 89 (23.86%) OpenVPN
4 73 (19.57%) Firewall
5 54 (14.48%) VPN
6 52 (13.94%) Reverse Proxy
7 46 (12.33%) TCP/IP
8 32 (8.58%) HTTP
9 26 (6.97%) SSL
10 17 (4.56%) DMZ
10 17 (4.56%) IPsec
11 14 (3.75%) SNMP
12 12 (3.22%) LAN
12 12 (3.22%) WAN
13 11 (2.95%) VoIP
14 7 (1.88%) Internet
14 7 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (1.88%) Multicast
15 6 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (43.97%) PostgreSQL
2 100 (26.81%) Hadoop
3 68 (18.23%) MySQL
4 45 (12.06%) MongoDB
4 45 (12.06%) NoSQL
5 28 (7.51%) Redis
6 27 (7.24%) Amazon RDS
7 24 (6.43%) Oracle Database
7 24 (6.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (4.56%) Big Data
9 12 (3.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (3.22%) Apache Hive
9 12 (3.22%) Sqoop
10 10 (2.68%) HBase
11 7 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.88%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.34%) Endeca
12 5 (1.34%) SQL Server
13 4 (1.07%) Impala
13 4 (1.07%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 203 (54.42%) Jenkins
2 202 (54.16%) Git (software)
3 117 (31.37%) JIRA
4 107 (28.69%) Sonatype Nexus
5 103 (27.61%) Maven
6 99 (26.54%) JUnit
7 95 (25.47%) SonarQube
8 91 (24.40%) Ant
9 87 (23.32%) Liquibase
10 83 (22.25%) JIRA Agile
11 65 (17.43%) Bitbucket
12 35 (9.38%) Subversion
13 27 (7.24%) Gerrit
13 27 (7.24%) GitLab
14 24 (6.43%) Mercurial
15 23 (6.17%) Vagrant
16 20 (5.36%) Artifactory
17 18 (4.83%) Cucumber
18 14 (3.75%) TeamCity
19 9 (2.41%) Mockito
General
1 29 (7.77%) Finance
2 13 (3.49%) Banking
3 10 (2.68%) Marketing
4 6 (1.61%) Electronics
4 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.54%) Advertising
5 2 (0.54%) Front Office
6 1 (0.27%) Back Office
6 1 (0.27%) Games
6 1 (0.27%) Legal
6 1 (0.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 154 (41.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (11.53%) Consultant
3 38 (10.19%) Senior DevOps
4 35 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 32 (8.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 31 (8.31%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (8.04%) Developer
8 25 (6.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 23 (6.17%) DevOps Consultant
10 21 (5.63%) Analyst
11 18 (4.83%) AWS DevOps
12 17 (4.56%) Administrator
12 17 (4.56%) WebOps Engineer
13 16 (4.29%) AWS Engineer
13 16 (4.29%) Lead DevOps
14 15 (4.02%) Architect
14 15 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
15 14 (3.75%) Security Analyst
16 13 (3.49%) Web Specialist
17 12 (3.22%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (74.80%) ELK Stack
2 90 (24.13%) MCollective
3 86 (23.06%) Software Packaging
4 46 (12.33%) Web Services
5 43 (11.53%) LEMP Stack
6 34 (9.12%) LAMP
7 33 (8.85%) LAPP Stack
8 32 (8.58%) Sensu
9 31 (8.31%) RabbitMQ
10 26 (6.97%) Django
11 25 (6.70%) RESTful
12 24 (6.43%) Kafka
13 23 (6.17%) boto
14 17 (4.56%) J2EE
14 17 (4.56%) REST
15 16 (4.29%) Akka
16 14 (3.75%) Play Framework
17 11 (2.95%) OAuth2
18 9 (2.41%) AngularJS
18 9 (2.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.90%) Public Cloud
2 17 (4.56%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.22%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.22%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.95%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (1.88%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.34%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.80%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.80%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.54%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.54%) PKI
9 2 (0.54%) Replication
9 2 (0.54%) RIA
9 2 (0.54%) User Experience
10 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.27%) GPGPU
10 1 (0.27%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 281 (75.34%) Linux
2 114 (30.56%) CentOS
3 53 (14.21%) Windows
4 38 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (8.31%) Unix
6 30 (8.04%) Ubuntu
7 13 (3.49%) RancherOS
7 13 (3.49%) VyOS
8 8 (2.14%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.88%) Debian
9 7 (1.88%) FreeBSD
10 6 (1.61%) Amazon Linux
11 5 (1.34%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.80%) SUSE
13 1 (0.27%) AIX
13 1 (0.27%) Android
13 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.27%) Fedora
13 1 (0.27%) Solaris
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (69.17%) DevOps
2 223 (59.79%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (48.26%) Continuous Integration
4 155 (41.55%) Configuration Management
5 136 (36.46%) Scrum
6 128 (34.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 92 (24.66%) Service Management
8 86 (23.06%) Identity Management
9 70 (18.77%) Case Management
9 70 (18.77%) Open Source
10 65 (17.43%) Workflow
11 54 (14.48%) Coaching
12 53 (14.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 48 (12.87%) Load Balancing
14 41 (10.99%) High Availability
15 36 (9.65%) TDD
16 30 (8.04%) Microservices
17 28 (7.51%) Migration
18 25 (6.70%) Web Operations
19 24 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 160 (42.90%) Python
2 129 (34.58%) Ruby
3 89 (23.86%) Shell Script
4 84 (22.52%) Java
5 57 (15.28%) Bash Shell
6 50 (13.40%) Perl
7 35 (9.38%) SQL
8 31 (8.31%) PHP
9 24 (6.43%) Scala
10 21 (5.63%) Go
11 17 (4.56%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.14%) JavaScript
13 7 (1.88%) tcsh
14 6 (1.61%) C#
15 4 (1.07%) R
15 4 (1.07%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.80%) C++
17 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 140 (37.53%) Security Cleared
2 132 (35.39%) SC Cleared
3 36 (9.65%) CTC Cleared
4 24 (6.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 21 (5.63%) Degree
6 12 (3.22%) CISSP
7 11 (2.95%) SANS
7 11 (2.95%) SSCP
8 9 (2.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.54%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.27%) CEH
10 1 (0.27%) CISM
10 1 (0.27%) GCFA
10 1 (0.27%) GREM
10 1 (0.27%) MCSA
10 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.27%) GPG13
2 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 190 (50.94%) Docker
2 95 (25.47%) vCloud
3 91 (24.40%) Squid
4 86 (23.06%) Postfix
5 30 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (7.24%) Virtual Machines
7 22 (5.90%) Xen
8 12 (3.22%) Active Directory
9 11 (2.95%) Apache Flume
10 10 (2.68%) Samba
11 9 (2.41%) GlusterFS
11 9 (2.41%) vSphere
12 8 (2.14%) HDFS
13 7 (1.88%) Snort
13 7 (1.88%) VMware ESX
14 4 (1.07%) Ceph
14 4 (1.07%) etcd
14 4 (1.07%) flannel
15 3 (0.80%) FreeRADIUS
15 3 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 295 (79.09%) Kibana
2 198 (53.08%) Ansible
3 184 (49.33%) Puppet
4 132 (35.39%) ZABBIX
5 103 (27.61%) Kubernetes
6 100 (26.81%) Terraform
7 89 (23.86%) Rancher
8 67 (17.96%) Opscode Chef
9 50 (13.40%) HAProxy
10 42 (11.26%) Grafana
10 42 (11.26%) Nagios
11 28 (7.51%) Consul
11 28 (7.51%) Salt
12 27 (7.24%) Graphite
13 25 (6.70%) Packer
14 13 (3.49%) rkt
15 11 (2.95%) QRadar
16 10 (2.68%) Icinga
17 7 (1.88%) Oracle ZFS
17 7 (1.88%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 139 (37.27%) VMware
2 111 (29.76%) Oracle
3 93 (24.93%) Sonatype
4 64 (17.16%) Atlassian
4 64 (17.16%) Splunk
5 55 (14.75%) Red Hat
6 45 (12.06%) AppDynamics
7 32 (8.58%) SaltStack
8 19 (5.09%) Rackspace
9 18 (4.83%) IBM
10 14 (3.75%) Zend
11 13 (3.49%) Google
11 13 (3.49%) Vyatta
12 11 (2.95%) Apple
12 11 (2.95%) LogRhythm
13 10 (2.68%) Microsoft
14 7 (1.88%) Cisco
15 6 (1.61%) SAP
16 5 (1.34%) EMC
16 5 (1.34%) ForgeRock
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