Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 October 2018 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 193 172
Rank change year-on-year +24 -21 +35
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 34 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.67% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.62% 1.84% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 14
East of England median daily rate £456 £380 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.07% -3.80% -21.00%
10th Percentile £380 £303 £302
90th Percentile £586 £577 £528
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £47.25
% change year-on-year -11.95% +0.53% -

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 East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 940 926 793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.49% 18.25% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 513 474
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.77% +12.65%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 37
East of England median hourly rate £29.95 £33.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.28% +15.84% -3.39%
10th Percentile £13.70 £13.15 £10.58
90th Percentile £56.25 £45.33 £40.60
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +5.26%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the East of England

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Elasticsearch in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in the East of England

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the East of England

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +7 15 £400 +6.67% 4
Cambridgeshire +20 8 £550 - 11
Bedfordshire +10 7 £475 -16.67% 1
Suffolk -12 3 £425 +13.33% 1
Essex -14 1 £450 -18.18% 1
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 20 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) Microservices
4 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (44.12%) Java
6 13 (38.24%) Kibana
7 12 (35.29%) Spring
8 11 (32.35%) Web Services
8 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
9 10 (29.41%) MVC
9 10 (29.41%) TDD
9 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (26.47%) DNS
10 9 (26.47%) Linux
11 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
11 8 (23.53%) Sybase
11 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
11 8 (23.53%) Sybase ASE
11 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
11 8 (23.53%) Big Data
12 7 (20.59%) BDD
12 7 (20.59%) DevOps
12 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
13 6 (17.65%) C#
13 6 (17.65%) HTML
13 6 (17.65%) .NET
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
13 6 (17.65%) Windows
13 6 (17.65%) Google
13 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (5.88%) nginx
1 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) Heroku
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (5.88%) GitHub
4 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.88%) Stackdriver
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Functions
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) LAN
2 5 (14.71%) VPN
3 4 (11.76%) HTTP
3 4 (11.76%) SSL
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) Wireless
4 3 (8.82%) FTP
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Big Data
1 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
1 8 (23.53%) Sybase ASE
2 6 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.88%) Data Lake
4 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (5.88%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.94%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (14.71%) TeamCity
2 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.76%) Gradle
4 3 (8.82%) GitLab
4 3 (8.82%) gulp
4 3 (8.82%) Spock
5 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.88%) Gatling
5 2 (5.88%) Geb
5 2 (5.88%) JMeter
5 2 (5.88%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
6 1 (2.94%) jMock
6 1 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Angular Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Elasticsearch Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Engineering Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.88%) JSP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Spring
2 11 (32.35%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) .NET
3 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 6 (17.65%) REST
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Core
4 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
5 4 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (11.76%) HTML5
5 4 (11.76%) LINQ
5 4 (11.76%) Spring Boot
5 4 (11.76%) Spring MVC
6 3 (8.82%) Ember.js
6 3 (8.82%) Node.js
6 3 (8.82%) OAuth2
6 3 (8.82%) Ratpack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Microservices
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (29.41%) MVC
3 10 (29.41%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) BDD
4 7 (20.59%) DevOps
5 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) API Integration
6 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) Open Source
7 4 (11.76%) CQRS
7 4 (11.76%) Data Encryption
7 4 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (11.76%) Line Management
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) OWASP
8 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
8 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
4 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) C#
6 4 (11.76%) Python
7 3 (8.82%) C
7 3 (8.82%) ES6
7 3 (8.82%) Java 8
7 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.88%) Perl
8 2 (5.88%) Ruby
9 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Docker
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Kibana
2 4 (11.76%) logstash
3 3 (8.82%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (5.88%) Ansible
4 2 (5.88%) HAProxy
4 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.94%) Puppet
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Sybase
2 6 (17.65%) Google
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) hybris
4 2 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (5.88%) New Relic
4 2 (5.88%) Percona
4 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.88%) Splunk
4 2 (5.88%) Tableau
4 2 (5.88%) Talend
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.94%) BT
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec