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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 121 139
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18  
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 11 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.41% 2.21% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 5
Median daily rate £375 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £321 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Elasticsearch is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 457 408 613
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.64% 16.33% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 252 371
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 44
Median hourly rate £18.98 £19.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -17.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.10 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Elasticsearch as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 6 £363 +13.28% 10
Essex - 4 £550 -
Suffolk +13 1 - -
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) J2EE
5 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) Sybase ASE
6 4 (25.00%) JSP
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) C
6 4 (25.00%) Sybase
6 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (25.00%) Kafka
6 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (25.00%) Microservices
6 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
6 4 (25.00%) Spring Boot
7 3 (18.75%) Kibana

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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (25.00%) Sybase ASE
3 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) HBase
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Zeppelin
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) Sqoop
5 1 (6.25%) Impala
5 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) Pentaho
5 1 (6.25%) Redis
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Data Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (37.50%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) JSP
3 4 (25.00%) Kafka
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (12.50%) Sass
5 2 (12.50%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (6.25%) Pyramid
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Microservices
2 3 (18.75%) ETL
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Data Security
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (25.00%) C
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Scala
7 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (6.25%) C++
8 1 (6.25%) Go
8 1 (6.25%) Lua
8 1 (6.25%) PHP
8 1 (6.25%) Python
8 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Flume
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (18.75%) Kibana
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Rundeck
4 1 (6.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
2 1 (6.25%) SAP