Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 149 151
Rank change year-on-year +43 +2 +25
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 70 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.62% 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.59% 2.77% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 4 18
Berkshire median daily rate £513 £475 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -26.92% +45.25%
10th Percentile £409 £369 £429
90th Percentile £638 £543 £825
South East median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 661 614 691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.25% 14.95% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 333 356
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.72% +3.44%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £255
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -43.18% +37.50%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.10
90th Percentile £39.70 £38.00 £55.65
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +40.26% -15.56% +28.57%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +14 28 £500 - 2
Reading -1 8 £475 - 3
Slough -3 8 £506 +29.81%
Maidenhead - 4 £525 -
Newbury - 3 £356 - 7
Wokingham - 1 £575 - 1
Elasticsearch
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 48 (68.57%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (48.57%) Java
3 33 (47.14%) JSON
3 33 (47.14%) Microservices
4 32 (45.71%) MongoDB
5 31 (44.29%) .NET
6 30 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 30 (42.86%) NoSQL
6 30 (42.86%) React
7 29 (41.43%) Kafka
7 29 (41.43%) Apache Solr
8 28 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 28 (40.00%) C#
8 28 (40.00%) MVC
8 28 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
8 28 (40.00%) Java 8
9 27 (38.57%) Docker
10 26 (37.14%) IntelliJ
10 26 (37.14%) Maven
11 25 (35.71%) SOA
11 25 (35.71%) Web Services
11 25 (35.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 24 (34.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 24 (34.29%) Adobe
13 23 (32.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 23 (32.86%) Amazon SQS
13 23 (32.86%) CloudFront
13 23 (32.86%) Amazon EC2

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 29 (41.43%) Apache Solr
2 24 (34.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 15 (21.43%) CMS
4 11 (15.71%) Confluence
5 9 (12.86%) Apache Spark
6 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.86%) Apache
7 2 (2.86%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 48 (68.57%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (35.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 23 (32.86%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (32.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 23 (32.86%) Amazon S3
3 23 (32.86%) Amazon SQS
3 23 (32.86%) AWS Lambda
3 23 (32.86%) CloudFront
3 23 (32.86%) Serverless
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.43%) IaaS
5 1 (1.43%) PaaS
5 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) DVB
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.71%) MongoDB
2 30 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 30 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 23 (32.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 21 (30.00%) Redis
5 18 (25.71%) Neo4j
6 16 (22.86%) Big Data
7 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
8 4 (5.71%) MySQL
9 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.86%) CouchDB
10 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.43%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 28 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (37.14%) IntelliJ
2 26 (37.14%) Maven
3 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (17.14%) JIRA
5 11 (15.71%) Checkstyle
5 11 (15.71%) Eclipse
5 11 (15.71%) Gradle
5 11 (15.71%) JUnit
5 11 (15.71%) Mercurial
5 11 (15.71%) SonarQube
6 4 (5.71%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.86%) Mocha
7 2 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.86%) Selenium
7 2 (2.86%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Marketing
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Developer
2 22 (31.43%) Software Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.86%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Elasticsearch Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.29%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Backend Developer
8 3 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Platform Architect
9 2 (2.86%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Big Data Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.14%) JSON
2 31 (44.29%) .NET
3 30 (42.86%) React
4 29 (41.43%) Kafka
5 28 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
6 25 (35.71%) Web Services
7 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (24.29%) Lucene
8 17 (24.29%) Memcached
9 16 (22.86%) AngularJS
10 15 (21.43%) JSR 170
10 15 (21.43%) REST
11 14 (20.00%) WPF
12 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
12 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (18.57%) SignalR
12 13 (18.57%) Spring
13 12 (17.14%) Apache Avro
13 12 (17.14%) Protocol Buffers
14 11 (15.71%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) BBC
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) Microservices
2 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.00%) MVC
2 28 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 25 (35.71%) SOA
4 22 (31.43%) OO
5 21 (30.00%) Multithreading
6 20 (28.57%) DevOps
7 18 (25.71%) Scrum
8 16 (22.86%) E-Commerce
9 15 (21.43%) BDD
9 15 (21.43%) Kanban
9 15 (21.43%) Multithreaded Programming
9 15 (21.43%) Open Source
10 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (20.00%) TDD
11 13 (18.57%) Asynchronous Programming
12 12 (17.14%) B2B
12 12 (17.14%) Coaching
13 11 (15.71%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) Java
2 28 (40.00%) C#
2 28 (40.00%) Java 8
3 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.00%) SQL
5 5 (7.14%) Python
6 4 (5.71%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.29%) Perl
8 2 (2.86%) AWK
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (38.57%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (31.43%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.57%) Ansible
3 4 (5.71%) Puppet
4 3 (4.29%) Grafana
4 3 (4.29%) Kibana
4 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.29%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.86%) Graphite
5 2 (2.86%) Mesos
5 2 (2.86%) Nagios
5 2 (2.86%) Salt
5 2 (2.86%) StatsD
6 1 (1.43%) Graylog
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) Adobe
2 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (4.29%) Google
5 2 (2.86%) New Relic
5 2 (2.86%) Splunk
6 1 (1.43%) MapR
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) Tableau
6 1 (1.43%) Telerik
6 1 (1.43%) Vertica
6 1 (1.43%) VMware
6 1 (1.43%) Zend