Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 13 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 84 92
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 2 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.14% 1.15% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.06% 7.66% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 4
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.70% -
West Midlands median daily rate £483 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +2.66% +4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 188 248 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.24% 14.98% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 180 163
Birmingham median daily rate £409 £401 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% -5.76% +22.30%
10th Percentile £183 £206 £242
90th Percentile £513 £550 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.50 £14.22 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.14% +9.35% -21.21%
10th Percentile £10.95 £11.38 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.00 £27.88 £57.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -8.57%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in Birmingham

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Express
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (50.00%) PHP 7
2 1 (50.00%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (50.00%) Express
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Case Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PHP 7
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend