Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 123 164
Rank change year-on-year +13 +41 +16
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 70 139 91
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.66% 2.06% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.49% 11.27% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 119 82
Median daily rate £575 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
10th Percentile £443 £463 £414
90th Percentile £675 £675 £626
Central London median daily rate £555 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +5.71% - +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 609 1,233 1,121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.43% 18.27% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 931 886
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £304 £288 £306
90th Percentile £650 £663 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 10
Median hourly rate £31.00 £19.13 £20.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.09% -8.38% +9.87%
10th Percentile £24.50 £15.68 £12.41
90th Percentile £46.25 £36.38 £30.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +84.21% -5.00% +5.26%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Elasticsearch in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in the City of London

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Elasticsearch in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 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 +15 1 £525 -
Elasticsearch
Central London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.86%) Microservices
3 29 (41.43%) Docker
4 28 (40.00%) Python
5 26 (37.14%) Kubernetes
6 24 (34.29%) Java
7 20 (28.57%) AWS
8 18 (25.71%) Kafka
9 16 (22.86%) REST
9 16 (22.86%) Spring Boot
9 16 (22.86%) TDD
9 16 (22.86%) Terraform
10 15 (21.43%) Scrum
10 15 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 15 (21.43%) AngularJS
11 14 (20.00%) Kibana
11 14 (20.00%) Spring
11 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 13 (18.57%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (18.57%) MySQL
12 13 (18.57%) Finance
13 12 (17.14%) Linux
13 12 (17.14%) DevOps
13 12 (17.14%) Jenkins
13 12 (17.14%) Java 8
14 11 (15.71%) Greenfield Project
14 11 (15.71%) MongoDB
15 10 (14.29%) BDD
15 10 (14.29%) Gradle
15 10 (14.29%) Web Services

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 6 (8.57%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Drupal
3 1 (1.43%) Luigi
3 1 (1.43%) Mule
3 1 (1.43%) nginx
3 1 (1.43%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.57%) AWS
2 8 (11.43%) Azure
3 7 (10.00%) GCP
4 5 (7.14%) GitHub
4 5 (7.14%) PaaS
5 4 (5.71%) Amazon S3
5 4 (5.71%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (5.71%) Route 53
5 4 (5.71%) Serverless
6 3 (4.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (4.29%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (4.29%) Datadog
6 3 (4.29%) IaaS
6 3 (4.29%) SaaS
7 2 (2.86%) Amazon Cognito
7 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.86%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.86%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.43%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) DNS
1 8 (11.43%) HTTP
1 8 (11.43%) SSL
1 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.57%) FTP
3 1 (1.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) MySQL
1 13 (18.57%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (15.71%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.14%) Redis
5 4 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.71%) Big Data
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.29%) Flink
7 2 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.86%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.86%) Power BI
7 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.43%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.43%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.14%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.29%) Gradle
4 9 (12.86%) GitLab
5 6 (8.57%) JUnit
5 6 (8.57%) Mockito
6 5 (7.14%) Gatling
6 5 (7.14%) Geb
6 5 (7.14%) Spock
7 4 (5.71%) Maven
8 3 (4.29%) JIRA
9 2 (2.86%) CircleCI
9 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.86%) Protractor
9 2 (2.86%) Selenium
10 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.43%) gulp
10 1 (1.43%) Hudson
10 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Public Sector
4 3 (4.29%) Front Office
4 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Retail
5 2 (2.86%) Publishing
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (65.71%) Developer
2 12 (17.14%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Python Developer
4 8 (11.43%) AWS Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Django Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Python/Django Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Agile Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Backend Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Elasticsearch Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Scala Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Python Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Python Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) Kafka
2 16 (22.86%) REST
2 16 (22.86%) Spring Boot
3 15 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 14 (20.00%) Spring
5 10 (14.29%) Web Services
6 9 (12.86%) SOAP
7 8 (11.43%) .NET
7 8 (11.43%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (10.00%) Flask
9 6 (8.57%) Django
9 6 (8.57%) Dropwizard
9 6 (8.57%) Ember.js
9 6 (8.57%) Guice
9 6 (8.57%) HTML
9 6 (8.57%) OAuth
9 6 (8.57%) OAuth2
9 6 (8.57%) Ratpack
10 5 (7.14%) CSS
10 5 (7.14%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.29%) User Experience
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Blog
3 2 (2.86%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Unix
3 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) Debian
4 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.86%) Microservices
3 16 (22.86%) TDD
4 15 (21.43%) Scrum
5 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (17.14%) DevOps
7 10 (14.29%) BDD
7 10 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.57%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (8.57%) Machine Learning
9 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.57%) OWASP
9 6 (8.57%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.14%) Analytics
10 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.14%) Data Science
10 5 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (7.14%) ETL
10 5 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) Python
2 24 (34.29%) Java
3 12 (17.14%) Java 8
4 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.43%) C#
5 8 (11.43%) Ruby
6 7 (10.00%) SQL
7 6 (8.57%) TypeScript
8 5 (7.14%) Scala
9 4 (5.71%) Go
10 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.86%) R
11 1 (1.43%) C
11 1 (1.43%) C++
11 1 (1.43%) ES6
11 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Degree
3 2 (2.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (41.43%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (37.14%) Kubernetes
2 16 (22.86%) Terraform
3 14 (20.00%) Kibana
4 6 (8.57%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (5.71%) Ansible
5 4 (5.71%) logstash
5 4 (5.71%) Prometheus
6 3 (4.29%) Grafana
7 1 (1.43%) Mesos
7 1 (1.43%) Packer
7 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (2.86%) Lets Encrypt
2 2 (2.86%) Splunk
3 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.43%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle