Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Elasticsearch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Elasticsearch over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Elasticsearch
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 152 162
Rank change year-on-year +39 +10 +17
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 52 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.33% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.19% 2.70% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 6 18
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £475 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% -26.88% +36.84%
10th Percentile £400 £385 £348
90th Percentile £638 £575 £825
South East median daily rate £518 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +11.83% -2.58% +74.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -52.63% - -

Elasticsearch is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 566 593 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.42% 14.85% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 318 417
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -1.79% +5.00%
10th Percentile £266 £281 £260
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +9.38% -0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 38 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £12.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.71% +2.00% -26.47%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.10 £12.08
90th Percentile £46.83 £38.45 £47.63
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £19.32 £21.50
% change year-on-year +44.95% -10.15% +15.10%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in Berkshire

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Elasticsearch in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in Berkshire

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in Berkshire

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +3 11 £525 - 4
Slough +5 10 £455 +16.67%
Reading +1 9 £500 +10.99% 13
Maidenhead - 4 £525 -
Newbury - 1 £325 - 3
Wokingham - 1 £575 - 2
Elasticsearch
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 34 (65.38%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (55.77%) MongoDB
2 29 (55.77%) .NET
3 28 (53.85%) NoSQL
4 26 (50.00%) C#
4 26 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 26 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 26 (50.00%) Microservices
5 25 (48.08%) Apache Solr
6 24 (46.15%) MVC
6 24 (46.15%) Kafka
7 23 (44.23%) OO
8 21 (40.38%) SOA
8 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
8 21 (40.38%) JSON
8 21 (40.38%) Docker
9 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (38.46%) Redis
10 19 (36.54%) Multithreading
10 19 (36.54%) HTTP
11 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
11 18 (34.62%) Neo4j
11 18 (34.62%) Kubernetes
12 17 (32.69%) Memcached
12 17 (32.69%) Java
12 17 (32.69%) Lucene
13 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
13 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (28.85%) Open Source
14 14 (26.92%) REST

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 25 (48.08%) Apache Solr
2 10 (19.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (13.46%) Apache Spark
3 7 (13.46%) Confluence
4 4 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.77%) CMS
6 2 (3.85%) Apache
7 1 (1.92%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (65.38%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 10 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (19.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 10 (19.23%) Amazon S3
3 10 (19.23%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (19.23%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (19.23%) CloudFront
3 10 (19.23%) Serverless
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) DVB
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) MongoDB
2 28 (53.85%) NoSQL
3 26 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 20 (38.46%) Redis
5 18 (34.62%) Neo4j
6 12 (23.08%) Big Data
7 10 (19.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
9 5 (9.62%) MySQL
10 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (3.85%) CouchDB
11 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (1.92%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.23%) IntelliJ
2 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 10 (19.23%) Maven
3 8 (15.38%) JIRA
4 7 (13.46%) Checkstyle
4 7 (13.46%) Eclipse
4 7 (13.46%) Gradle
4 7 (13.46%) JUnit
4 7 (13.46%) Mercurial
4 7 (13.46%) SonarQube
5 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.92%) Mocha
7 1 (1.92%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.62%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Magento Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Platform Architect
8 2 (3.85%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) .NET
2 26 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 24 (46.15%) Kafka
4 21 (40.38%) JSON
5 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (32.69%) Lucene
6 17 (32.69%) Memcached
7 14 (26.92%) React
7 14 (26.92%) REST
8 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (25.00%) SignalR
9 12 (23.08%) Apache Avro
9 12 (23.08%) Protocol Buffers
9 12 (23.08%) Web Services
9 12 (23.08%) WPF
10 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
11 10 (19.23%) .NET Core
12 9 (17.31%) Natural Language Processing
12 9 (17.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) BBC
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) CentOS
3 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Microservices
2 24 (46.15%) MVC
3 23 (44.23%) OO
4 21 (40.38%) SOA
4 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
5 19 (36.54%) Multithreading
6 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (28.85%) Open Source
7 14 (26.92%) DevOps
7 14 (26.92%) Scrum
8 13 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
8 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 13 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
9 12 (23.08%) B2B
10 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (21.15%) Kanban
11 10 (19.23%) BDD
11 10 (19.23%) Machine Learning
11 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
11 10 (19.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) C#
2 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.69%) Java
4 12 (23.08%) Java 8
5 7 (13.46%) SQL
6 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.69%) PHP
6 4 (7.69%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.77%) Perl
8 2 (3.85%) AWK
9 1 (1.92%) C
9 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
System Software
1 21 (40.38%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Apache Flume
2 2 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.77%) Ansible
2 3 (5.77%) Kibana
2 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.85%) Grafana
3 2 (3.85%) Graphite
3 2 (3.85%) Mesos
3 2 (3.85%) Nagios
3 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) Salt
3 2 (3.85%) StatsD
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) Rackspace
3 10 (19.23%) Adobe
4 3 (5.77%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) Twitter
5 2 (3.85%) New Relic
5 2 (3.85%) Splunk
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.92%) Telerik
6 1 (1.92%) VMware