Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 18 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - -
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.40% 0.30% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.46% 1.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Cheshire median daily rate - £600 -
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% -7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 203 201 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.29% 15.04% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 132 142
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £206 £214 £187
90th Percentile £575 £550 £598
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £399
% change year-on-year - +0.31% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 8
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.88 £28.00 £14.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.73% +97.46% -27.28%
10th Percentile £15.34 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £18.31 £38.75 £16.78
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.77% +56.67% -14.29%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in Cheshire

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in Cheshire

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Knutsford - 3 - -
Chester - 2 - - 2
Elasticsearch
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) logstash
2 3 (60.00%) Kibana
2 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 3 (60.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (20.00%) Domain Models
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (20.00%) Data Science
4 1 (20.00%) ATDD
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Operations Research

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (20.00%) BigQuery
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) JSON Schema
2 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Pandas
2 1 (20.00%) scikit-learn
2 1 (20.00%) SciPy
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) ATDD
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Flow Diagram
2 1 (20.00%) Data Science
2 1 (20.00%) Domain Models
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Kibana
1 3 (60.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk