Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 26 January 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 127 100 166
Rank change year-on-year -27 +66 +8
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 69 180 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.43% 2.65% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.87% 14.24% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 160 80
City of London median daily rate £575 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £464 £463 £413
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 699 1,264 1,034
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.45% 18.60% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 961 835
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £280
90th Percentile £673 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 10
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.88 £17.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.76% +16.95% -6.05%
10th Percentile £19.47 £13.00 £11.13
90th Percentile £38.40 £32.93 £27.50
Central London median hourly rate £26.00 £19.25 £17.85
% change year-on-year +35.06% +7.84% -4.67%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the City of London

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in the City of London

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the City of London

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 26 January 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
London Bridge 0 1 £525 -
Elasticsearch
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 36 (52.17%) Docker
2 31 (44.93%) Python
3 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (40.58%) Microservices
4 28 (40.58%) Kubernetes
5 23 (33.33%) AWS
6 20 (28.99%) Java
7 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
7 19 (27.54%) Kafka
8 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 18 (26.09%) Linux
8 18 (26.09%) TDD
9 16 (23.19%) Greenfield Project
10 15 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (21.74%) REST
10 15 (21.74%) MongoDB
10 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
11 14 (20.29%) Spring Boot
11 14 (20.29%) Finance
12 13 (18.84%) Spring
12 13 (18.84%) Terraform
12 13 (18.84%) BDD
13 11 (15.94%) NoSQL
13 11 (15.94%) Flask
13 11 (15.94%) Scrum
13 11 (15.94%) SOAP
13 11 (15.94%) SQL
14 10 (14.49%) Web Services
14 10 (14.49%) Django
14 10 (14.49%) Jenkins

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (11.59%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
2 4 (5.80%) Confluence
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (2.90%) Luigi
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) Drupal
4 1 (1.45%) JBoss
4 1 (1.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.45%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 23 (33.33%) AWS
2 8 (11.59%) Amazon S3
3 7 (10.14%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (10.14%) Azure
3 7 (10.14%) GCP
3 7 (10.14%) Serverless
4 5 (7.25%) GitHub
5 4 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (5.80%) Amazon Glacier
5 4 (5.80%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (5.80%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 4 (5.80%) AWS CodePipeline
5 4 (5.80%) Route 53
6 3 (4.35%) IaaS
6 3 (4.35%) PaaS
7 2 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.90%) Amazon Cognito
7 2 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.90%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) DNS
1 8 (11.59%) FTP
1 8 (11.59%) HTTP
1 8 (11.59%) SSL
1 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) MongoDB
1 15 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (15.94%) NoSQL
3 9 (13.04%) MySQL
4 6 (8.70%) Big Data
5 4 (5.80%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.35%) Redis
6 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.90%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (2.90%) BigQuery
7 2 (2.90%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (2.90%) Flink
7 2 (2.90%) Power BI
8 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.45%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.04%) Gradle
4 8 (11.59%) GitLab
5 7 (10.14%) Gatling
5 7 (10.14%) Geb
5 7 (10.14%) Spock
6 5 (7.25%) JIRA
7 3 (4.35%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.90%) gulp
8 2 (2.90%) JUnit
8 2 (2.90%) Maven
8 2 (2.90%) Mockito
8 2 (2.90%) Protractor
8 2 (2.90%) Selenium
9 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.45%) Liquibase
9 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (63.77%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Python Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Django Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.49%) Python/Django Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Agile Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.80%) AWS Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Data Scientist
6 4 (5.80%) Elasticsearch Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Python Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Python Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Scala Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) Kafka
2 15 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 15 (21.74%) REST
3 14 (20.29%) Spring Boot
4 13 (18.84%) Spring
5 11 (15.94%) Flask
5 11 (15.94%) SOAP
6 10 (14.49%) Django
6 10 (14.49%) Web Services
7 9 (13.04%) .NET
7 9 (13.04%) Dropwizard
8 8 (11.59%) Ember.js
8 8 (11.59%) Guice
8 8 (11.59%) OAuth
8 8 (11.59%) OAuth2
8 8 (11.59%) Ratpack
9 7 (10.14%) WireMock
10 5 (7.25%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (7.25%) scikit-learn
11 4 (5.80%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.25%) Cloud Native
3 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.35%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Debian
2 4 (5.80%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.58%) Microservices
3 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
4 18 (26.09%) TDD
5 13 (18.84%) BDD
6 11 (15.94%) Scrum
7 10 (14.49%) Data Science
7 10 (14.49%) DevOps
8 9 (13.04%) Machine Learning
9 8 (11.59%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 8 (11.59%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (11.59%) OWASP
10 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.14%) Open Source
11 6 (8.70%) Pair Programming
12 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
12 5 (7.25%) Kanban
12 5 (7.25%) SOLID
13 4 (5.80%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) Python
2 20 (28.99%) Java
3 11 (15.94%) SQL
4 10 (14.49%) Java 8
5 8 (11.59%) C#
5 8 (11.59%) TypeScript
6 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.70%) Ruby
6 6 (8.70%) Scala
7 5 (7.25%) R
8 3 (4.35%) Go
9 2 (2.90%) ES6
9 2 (2.90%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
1 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
System Software
1 36 (52.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 28 (40.58%) Kubernetes
2 13 (18.84%) Terraform
3 9 (13.04%) Docker Swarm
3 9 (13.04%) Kibana
4 5 (7.25%) Prometheus
5 4 (5.80%) Ansible
5 4 (5.80%) Packer
6 2 (2.90%) logstash
6 2 (2.90%) Mesos
7 1 (1.45%) Grafana
7 1 (1.45%) Marathon
7 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Google
2 3 (4.35%) Splunk
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft