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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 4 July 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.

Elastic Elasticsearch
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 160 150 90
Rank change year-on-year -10 -60 +39
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 35 18 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.80% 0.56% 1.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.89% 2.61% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 45
10th Percentile £413 £343 £428
25th Percentile £547 £463 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £675 £585 £550
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% +6.36% -
75th Percentile £788 £655 £675
90th Percentile - £756 £725
Central London median daily rate £675 £585 £561
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.23% +2.05%

Elasticsearch is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 900 690 697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.59% 21.58% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 466 528
10th Percentile £450 £403 £375
25th Percentile £506 £463 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £590 £550 £510
Median % change year-on-year +7.27% +7.84% -2.86%
75th Percentile £717 £643 £601
90th Percentile £800 £713 £688
Central London median daily rate £590 £550 £515
% change year-on-year +7.27% +6.80% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
10th Percentile £42.05 - £24.90
25th Percentile £49.88 - £36.75
Median hourly rate £55.00 £8.00 £38.50
Median % change year-on-year +587.50% -79.22% +10.00%
75th Percentile £59.63 £24.46 £39.25
90th Percentile £63.35 £28.31 £44.35
Central London median hourly rate £55.00 £14.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +292.86% -63.64% +10.00%

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 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 20 (57.14%) Microservices
2 19 (54.29%) Java
3 18 (51.43%) TDD
4 17 (48.57%) Docker
5 13 (37.14%) CI/CD
6 11 (31.43%) DevOps
6 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
6 11 (31.43%) AWS
7 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
8 8 (22.86%) Azure
8 8 (22.86%) logstash
8 8 (22.86%) Agile
8 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.86%) HTML
8 8 (22.86%) CSS
8 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (20.00%) Finance
9 7 (20.00%) C#
9 7 (20.00%) Python
9 7 (20.00%) Social Skills
10 6 (17.14%) Kibana
10 6 (17.14%) Sass
10 6 (17.14%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (17.14%) Kubernetes
10 6 (17.14%) SQL
10 6 (17.14%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (17.14%) Spring
10 6 (17.14%) REST
11 5 (14.29%) Amazon SQS

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 3 (8.57%) Alfresco
1 3 (8.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) MTS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) ION MarketView
1 2 (5.71%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) AWS
2 8 (22.86%) Azure
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (14.29%) SaaS
4 3 (8.57%) Datadog
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.71%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.71%) AWS Step Functions
5 2 (5.71%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (5.71%) GitHub
5 2 (5.71%) IaaS
5 2 (5.71%) PaaS
5 2 (5.71%) Serverless
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (2.86%) MPLS
1 1 (2.86%) VPN
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.57%) DynamoDB
4 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) Mixpanel
6 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
3 4 (11.43%) JMeter
3 4 (11.43%) Maven
3 4 (11.43%) NeoLoad
3 4 (11.43%) Selenium
3 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
4 3 (8.57%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.71%) JIRA
5 2 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.86%) GitLab
6 1 (2.86%) Gradle
6 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.86%) Postman
6 1 (2.86%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.86%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
1 7 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Organisational Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) AWS Architect
5 2 (5.71%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.71%) Java Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.71%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) CSS
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (17.14%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (17.14%) REST
2 6 (17.14%) Sass
2 6 (17.14%) Spring
3 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 5 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 5 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) CSS3
4 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
4 4 (11.43%) HTML5
4 4 (11.43%) JMS
4 4 (11.43%) JPA
4 4 (11.43%) JSON
4 4 (11.43%) Node.js
4 4 (11.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Native
1 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
1 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.86%) Eurex
2 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.86%) State Machine
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Microservices
2 18 (51.43%) TDD
3 13 (37.14%) CI/CD
4 11 (31.43%) DevOps
5 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.86%) Agile
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (11.43%) BDD
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.43%) MVC
8 4 (11.43%) Process Management
8 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.43%) UML
9 3 (8.57%) Document Management
9 3 (8.57%) Event-Driven
9 3 (8.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
9 3 (8.57%) OO
9 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.57%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
5 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) Kotlin
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.86%) Bash
7 1 (2.86%) Go
7 1 (2.86%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GDPR
1 2 (5.71%) MiFID
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) logstash
2 6 (17.14%) Kibana
2 6 (17.14%) Kubernetes
3 5 (14.29%) Ansible
4 3 (8.57%) Grafana
5 2 (5.71%) Rundeck
6 1 (2.86%) Nagios
6 1 (2.86%) Prometheus
6 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Databricks
3 2 (5.71%) ION Trading
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.86%) Cadence
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.86%) Informatica
4 1 (2.86%) NetScout
4 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.86%) Tradeweb
4 1 (2.86%) VMware