Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 182 175
Rank change year-on-year +18 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 30 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.68% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.26% 1.92% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 12
East of England median daily rate £425 £363 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -25.64% +13.04%
10th Percentile £368 £280 £350
90th Percentile £535 £573 £534
England median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £47.00 £50.50
% change year-on-year -52.13% -6.93% -

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 704 834 808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.86% 18.77% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 524 452
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £259 £252 £200
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £437 £422
% change year-on-year +2.92% +3.70% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 16 39
East of England median hourly rate £18.82 £19.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.96% -44.93% +51.65%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.90 £9.00
90th Percentile £36.48 £39.38 £49.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.83 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.86% -0.85% +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 21 June 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 21 June 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 0 13 £399 +13.93% 2
Essex +17 6 £450 -18.18% 1
Suffolk 0 5 £425 - 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £475 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £450 - 6
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Microservices
3 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) DevOps
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
5 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
6 11 (36.67%) Linux
7 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (33.33%) C#
7 10 (33.33%) .NET
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (30.00%) BDD
8 9 (30.00%) MVC
8 9 (30.00%) Java
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (30.00%) Ansible
8 9 (30.00%) .NET Core
9 8 (26.67%) Docker
9 8 (26.67%) Kibana
9 8 (26.67%) HTML
9 8 (26.67%) CSS
9 8 (26.67%) Wireless
9 8 (26.67%) Spring
9 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
10 7 (23.33%) HTML5

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 4 (13.33%) nginx
2 3 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (10.00%) Stackdriver
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.67%) Heroku
5 2 (6.67%) Serverless
6 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Wireless
2 6 (20.00%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) SSL
2 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.67%) HTTP
4 4 (13.33%) Firewall
5 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (6.67%) FTP
6 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (13.33%) Big Data
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (6.67%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 5 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 4 (13.33%) Artifactory
4 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (6.67%) GitLab
5 2 (6.67%) Gradle
5 2 (6.67%) gulp
5 2 (6.67%) Spock
5 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.33%) Gatling
6 1 (3.33%) Geb
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Engineering Specialist
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
1 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 9 (30.00%) .NET Core
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 8 (26.67%) HTML
3 8 (26.67%) Spring
4 7 (23.33%) HTML5
4 7 (23.33%) RESTful
5 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (16.67%) CSS3
6 5 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (16.67%) JSON
6 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (16.67%) XHTML
7 4 (13.33%) Node.js
7 4 (13.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (13.33%) Tandem
4 3 (10.00%) Replication
5 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Microservices
2 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) DevOps
4 12 (40.00%) TDD
5 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 9 (30.00%) BDD
6 9 (30.00%) MVC
7 6 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (20.00%) Requirements Management
7 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) UML
8 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.33%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (13.33%) Validation
9 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
10 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (20.00%) C
6 5 (16.67%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (13.33%) PHP
7 4 (13.33%) Ruby
8 3 (10.00%) Perl
9 2 (6.67%) ES6
9 2 (6.67%) Java 8
9 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
10 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
1 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Ansible
2 8 (26.67%) Kibana
3 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
4 6 (20.00%) Consul
4 6 (20.00%) Terraform
5 5 (16.67%) logstash
6 4 (13.33%) Puppet
7 3 (10.00%) HAProxy
7 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Google
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
2 5 (16.67%) Percona
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) F5
4 3 (10.00%) New Relic
4 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (10.00%) Splunk
5 2 (6.67%) Atlassian