Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 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
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 175 96 124
Rank change year-on-year -79 +28 -27
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 15 29 73
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 1.39% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.17% 10.82% 10.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 66
10th Percentile - - £466
25th Percentile £489 £238 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £338 £575
Median % change year-on-year +55.56% -41.30% +9.52%
75th Percentile £613 £553 £625
90th Percentile £735 £638 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £375 £550
% change year-on-year +40.00% -31.85% +3.82%

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 473 268 729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.92% 12.84% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 181 572
10th Percentile £350 £278 £264
25th Percentile £431 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £530 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £638 £603 £594
90th Percentile £725 £675 £656
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
10th Percentile £21.42 £15.43 £19.60
25th Percentile £23.90 £18.27 £20.31
Median hourly rate £28.84 £23.00 £23.00
Median % change year-on-year +25.40% - +19.48%
75th Percentile £34.21 - £25.88
90th Percentile £36.93 - £35.55
Central London median hourly rate £28.84 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +25.40% - +21.05%

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 22 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 13 (86.67%) AWS
2 11 (73.33%) DevOps
3 8 (53.33%) Terraform
3 8 (53.33%) CI/CD
4 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 6 (40.00%) Docker
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Spark
5 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (26.67%) Sprint Planning
6 4 (26.67%) Prometheus
6 4 (26.67%) Observability
6 4 (26.67%) Splunk
6 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
6 4 (26.67%) SaaS
6 4 (26.67%) Puppet
6 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
6 4 (26.67%) Route 53
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) Law
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) PKI
7 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (20.00%) Java

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 5 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon ECS
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (26.67%) Route 53
3 4 (26.67%) SaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Serverless
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Step Functions
5 1 (6.67%) Azure
5 1 (6.67%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Dremio
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) git-flow
2 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (26.67%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Music Industry
3 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (6.67%) ARM Templates
2 1 (6.67%) Django
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) PySpark
2 1 (6.67%) WebSockets
2 1 (6.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) DevOps
2 8 (53.33%) CI/CD
3 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Observability
5 4 (26.67%) Sprint Planning
6 3 (20.00%) Microservices
6 3 (20.00%) Secrets Management
7 2 (13.33%) Coaching
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Automation
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
8 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Market Research
8 1 (6.67%) Open Source
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Go
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (6.67%) IFRS
1 1 (6.67%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Terraform
2 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 4 (26.67%) Prometheus
3 4 (26.67%) Puppet
4 2 (13.33%) Ansible
4 2 (13.33%) Kibana
4 2 (13.33%) Nagios
5 1 (6.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com