Period
to 12 August 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 12 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 93 128 146
Rank change year-on-year +35 +18 +27
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 34 118 118
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.57% 1.82% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.72% 10.41% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 95 104
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £424 £463 £463
90th Percentile £688 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £538 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -2.27% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 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 290 1,134 1,181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.39% 17.51% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 881 887
Median daily rate £500 £525 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +3.96% +1.51%
10th Percentile £325 £308 £300
90th Percentile £650 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.83 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.03% +0.99% +21.32%
10th Percentile £23.00 £14.11 £14.87
90th Percentile £49.80 £59.10 £34.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.92 £20.00
% change year-on-year +67.34% +4.58% +6.95%

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 12 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 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 City of London region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 16 (47.06%) Python
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) Kibana
4 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) HTML
4 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 9 (26.47%) AWS
5 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (26.47%) Finance
5 9 (26.47%) Apache Spark
5 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
5 9 (26.47%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (26.47%) Terraform
6 8 (23.53%) Ansible
6 8 (23.53%) GitLab
6 8 (23.53%) DevOps
6 8 (23.53%) CSS
6 8 (23.53%) Banking
6 8 (23.53%) Scala
7 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
7 7 (20.59%) SQL
7 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
7 7 (20.59%) Big Data
8 6 (17.65%) Docker
8 6 (17.65%) Flask
8 6 (17.65%) GCP
8 6 (17.65%) React
8 6 (17.65%) Kubernetes
8 6 (17.65%) MySQL

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 9 (26.47%) Apache Spark
2 5 (14.71%) Tornado
3 3 (8.82%) Confluence
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) AWS
2 6 (17.65%) GCP
3 4 (11.76%) Azure
4 3 (8.82%) Datadog
4 3 (8.82%) SaaS
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.94%) GitHub
5 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
3 5 (14.71%) Apache Hive
3 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
3 8 (23.53%) GitLab
4 5 (14.71%) Hudson
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
4 5 (14.71%) ProC
5 2 (5.88%) CircleCI
5 2 (5.88%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) Gradle
6 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.94%) JMeter
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Front Office
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.94%) French Language
5 1 (2.94%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) AWS Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Data Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Scala Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Python Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 9 (26.47%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 6 (17.65%) Flask
4 6 (17.65%) HTML5
4 6 (17.65%) React
5 5 (14.71%) .NET
5 5 (14.71%) Anaconda
5 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (14.71%) CSS3
5 5 (14.71%) PySpark
5 5 (14.71%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (14.71%) Twisted
5 5 (14.71%) Web Services
6 4 (11.76%) Kafka
6 4 (11.76%) Node.js
7 3 (8.82%) Akka
7 3 (8.82%) Celery
7 3 (8.82%) RESTful
7 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Blog
1 3 (8.82%) Credit Risk
1 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Robotics
3 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.94%) Tandem
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (23.53%) DevOps
4 7 (20.59%) Data Modelling
5 5 (14.71%) Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (14.71%) ETL
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) Microservices
6 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
7 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.82%) Economics
7 3 (8.82%) Line Management
7 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning
8 2 (5.88%) Functional Programming
8 2 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Python
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) Scala
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) C#
6 5 (14.71%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.88%) Groovy
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) BeanShell
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Go
8 1 (2.94%) Java 8
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Kibana
2 9 (26.47%) Terraform
3 8 (23.53%) Ansible
4 6 (17.65%) Kubernetes
5 5 (14.71%) logstash
6 3 (8.82%) Grafana
7 1 (2.94%) Consul
7 1 (2.94%) Packer
7 1 (2.94%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Google
2 5 (14.71%) Cloudera
2 5 (14.71%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.94%) Axway
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) New Relic
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau