Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 7 August 2020 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
London > Central London
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 121 155
Rank change year-on-year +10 +34 +19
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 38 172 148
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 1.42% 2.05% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.22% 11.67% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 146 129
Median daily rate £531 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £413 £472 £463
90th Percentile £688 £688 £658
London median daily rate £525 £538 £550
% change year-on-year -2.33% -2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Central London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 372 1,474 1,613
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 13.94% 17.61% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 1,129 1,205
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £294 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £671 £650
London median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.92 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.34% +4.58% +6.10%
10th Percentile £23.14 £14.67 £15.05
90th Percentile £47.88 £58.65 £35.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +45.83% +11.63% +13.16%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in Central London

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Elasticsearch in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in Central London

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Elasticsearch in Central London over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in Central London

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the Central London region over the 6 months to 7 August 2020. 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
City of London +24 34 £544 -1.14% 26
City of Westminster - 1 £400 -
Elasticsearch
London

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Python
3 12 (31.58%) Java
3 12 (31.58%) AWS
4 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 10 (26.32%) Kibana
5 10 (26.32%) Terraform
6 9 (23.68%) DevOps
6 9 (23.68%) Finance
7 8 (21.05%) HTML
7 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
7 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (21.05%) Ansible
7 8 (21.05%) Docker
7 8 (21.05%) Analytics
7 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 8 (21.05%) Apache Spark
7 8 (21.05%) Kubernetes
8 7 (18.42%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (18.42%) GitLab
8 7 (18.42%) React
8 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
8 7 (18.42%) Banking
8 7 (18.42%) Scala
8 7 (18.42%) MySQL
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.79%) CSS
9 6 (15.79%) Web Services
9 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 8 (21.05%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.53%) Tornado
3 2 (5.26%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) AWS
2 6 (15.79%) GCP
3 5 (13.16%) Azure
4 3 (7.89%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (7.89%) Datadog
4 3 (7.89%) SaaS
4 3 (7.89%) Serverless
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.26%) GitHub
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon Cognito
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.63%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.63%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) MySQL
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) Big Data
3 4 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
3 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.26%) CouchDB
5 2 (5.26%) Data Lake
5 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.42%) GitLab
3 4 (10.53%) Hudson
3 4 (10.53%) JIRA
3 4 (10.53%) ProC
4 2 (5.26%) CircleCI
4 2 (5.26%) Gradle
4 2 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (2.63%) JMeter
5 1 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Mockito
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.63%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) AWS Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Data Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) HTML
2 7 (18.42%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (18.42%) React
3 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
3 6 (15.79%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) Kafka
3 6 (15.79%) Node.js
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
4 5 (13.16%) .NET
4 5 (13.16%) Flask
4 5 (13.16%) HTML5
4 5 (13.16%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (10.53%) Anaconda
5 4 (10.53%) CSS3
5 4 (10.53%) PySpark
5 4 (10.53%) RESTful
5 4 (10.53%) Twisted
6 3 (7.89%) Akka
6 3 (7.89%) Celery
6 3 (7.89%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.89%) Blog
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Robotics
4 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Tandem
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Mac OS X
2 3 (7.89%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) DevOps
3 8 (21.05%) Analytics
3 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 6 (15.79%) Microservices
5 5 (13.16%) ETL
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.89%) Line Management
7 3 (7.89%) Machine Learning
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Web Development
8 2 (5.26%) Data Governance
8 2 (5.26%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Python
2 12 (31.58%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) Scala
5 5 (13.16%) C#
5 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 5 (13.16%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.26%) Groovy
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) BeanShell
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Go
7 1 (2.63%) Java 8
7 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Kibana
1 10 (26.32%) Terraform
2 8 (21.05%) Ansible
2 8 (21.05%) Kubernetes
3 4 (10.53%) logstash
4 3 (7.89%) Grafana
5 1 (2.63%) Consul
5 1 (2.63%) Packer
5 1 (2.63%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Google
2 4 (10.53%) Cloudera
2 4 (10.53%) Hortonworks
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Axway
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) New Relic
4 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau