The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Elasticsearch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 0.56% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 4.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £403 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.03% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £406
% change year-on-year -2.70% +13.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.50 -

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 111 119 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 13.39% 13.42% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 86 110
Median daily rate £381 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.92% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.76% +3.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.66% -17.50%  

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Elasticsearch as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in Bristol

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in Bristol

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Scala
2 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (30.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (30.00%) GitHub
4 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 3 (30.00%) Microservices
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) BDD

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (20.00%) Drupal
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (30.00%) GitHub
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
1 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) gulp
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Redmine
2 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Data Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
2 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) Sensu
4 1 (10.00%) Silex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (30.00%) Blog
2 3 (30.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) CQRS
4 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Microservices
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Scala
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Graphite
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Panasonic