Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Elastic Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Elastic Stack over the 6 months to 16 November 2019 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 Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 103 72
Rank change year-on-year +44 -31 -31
Contract jobs citing Elastic Stack 11 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.87% 1.38% 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.47% 3.31% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 8
Croydon median daily rate £550 £500 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00% +26.26%
10th Percentile £500 £350 £482
90th Percentile £720 £655 £765
South London median daily rate £525 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

Elastic Stack is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 246 483 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 41.91% 41.64% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 347 244
Croydon median daily rate £519 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £383
90th Percentile £610 £589 £656
South London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.81% -
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £43.97 £47.83
% change year-on-year +8.79% -8.08% -4.34%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in Croydon

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Elastic Stack in Croydon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Elastic Stack in Croydon

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elastic Stack in Croydon over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elastic Stack in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Elastic Stack 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Jenkins
3 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
3 9 (81.82%) Docker
4 8 (72.73%) DevOps
4 8 (72.73%) Kubernetes
4 8 (72.73%) Python
4 8 (72.73%) JIRA
5 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (63.64%) nginx
5 7 (63.64%) Groovy
5 7 (63.64%) Confluence
5 7 (63.64%) Terraform
6 6 (54.55%) Consul
6 6 (54.55%) Microservices
6 6 (54.55%) Dashboard Development
6 6 (54.55%) Packer
6 6 (54.55%) Workflow
7 4 (36.36%) Java
7 4 (36.36%) Public Sector
8 3 (27.27%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) Maven
9 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
9 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (18.18%) RESTful
9 2 (18.18%) RESTEasy
9 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
9 2 (18.18%) User Stories
9 2 (18.18%) REST

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (63.64%) Confluence
1 7 (63.64%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) IMAP
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Jenkins
2 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
3 8 (72.73%) JIRA
4 3 (27.27%) Maven
5 2 (18.18%) GitLab
5 2 (18.18%) Gradle
6 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
6 1 (9.09%) Gerrit
6 1 (9.09%) JUnit
6 1 (9.09%) Selenium
6 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (36.36%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Kafka
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) RESTEasy
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) WireMock
2 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Dashboard Development
3 6 (54.55%) Microservices
3 6 (54.55%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (9.09%) API Development
5 1 (9.09%) API Testing
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Server Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) Groovy
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) Java 8
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Kubernetes
2 7 (63.64%) Terraform
3 6 (54.55%) Consul
3 6 (54.55%) Packer
4 2 (18.18%) Ansible
4 2 (18.18%) Kibana
5 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
5 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow