Period
to 20 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 181 172
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +36
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 31 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.53% 2.16% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 14
East of England median daily rate £469 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.31% -23.68% -
10th Percentile £368 £280 £324
90th Percentile £587 £573 £528
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £47.00 £51.13
% change year-on-year -52.13% -8.07% -

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 878 880 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.60% 18.80% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 514 486
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £208
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 35
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £13.28 £12.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £49.25 £40.00 £39.50
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.16% +2.34% +1.27%

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 August 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 August 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 -4 13 £413 +17.86% 9
Bedfordshire - 7 £500 - 1
Essex +7 6 £450 -18.18%
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £550 - 7
Suffolk -16 2 £425 -
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (64.52%) Microservices
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (48.39%) DevOps
5 14 (45.16%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
7 12 (38.71%) Java
8 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (35.48%) TDD
8 11 (35.48%) Load Balancing
9 10 (32.26%) Spring
9 10 (32.26%) Linux
9 10 (32.26%) Ansible
9 10 (32.26%) Docker
10 9 (29.03%) Kibana
10 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
10 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
11 8 (25.81%) C#
11 8 (25.81%) .NET
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
11 8 (25.81%) Google
11 8 (25.81%) BDD
12 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (22.58%) Kubernetes
12 7 (22.58%) Terraform
12 7 (22.58%) .NET Core
12 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
12 7 (22.58%) CSS

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 5 (16.13%) nginx
2 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.90%) Stackdriver
4 3 (9.68%) Heroku
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (6.45%) Azure Functions
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.45%) Serverless
6 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
1 7 (22.58%) SSL
1 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
2 6 (19.35%) HTTP
3 5 (16.13%) Wireless
4 4 (12.90%) Firewall
5 3 (9.68%) FTP
5 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
6 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 6 (19.35%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (16.13%) Big Data
4 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
6 3 (9.68%) MySQL
7 2 (6.45%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (6.45%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (6.45%) Apache Hive
7 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (6.45%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (6.45%) Data Lake
7 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
7 2 (6.45%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (6.45%) Spotfire
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) Maven
3 5 (16.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
3 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
4 4 (12.90%) Artifactory
4 4 (12.90%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (9.68%) GitLab
5 3 (9.68%) Gradle
5 3 (9.68%) gulp
5 3 (9.68%) Spock
6 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
6 2 (6.45%) Gatling
6 2 (6.45%) Geb
6 2 (6.45%) JIRA
6 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) AWS Architect
7 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Engineering Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Integration Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Spring
2 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 7 (22.58%) .NET Core
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (22.58%) CSS
3 7 (22.58%) HTML
4 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
4 6 (19.35%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (19.35%) HTML5
5 5 (16.13%) Node.js
5 5 (16.13%) REST
5 5 (16.13%) RESTful
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (9.68%) Dropwizard
7 3 (9.68%) Ember.js
7 3 (9.68%) Ratpack
7 3 (9.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Tandem
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) CentOS
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Microservices
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) DevOps
4 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (35.48%) Load Balancing
4 11 (35.48%) TDD
5 8 (25.81%) BDD
6 7 (22.58%) MVC
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
6 7 (22.58%) UML
7 6 (19.35%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (12.90%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (12.90%) Scrum
9 4 (12.90%) Validation
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (9.68%) CQRS
10 3 (9.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (9.68%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) Python
6 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
6 5 (16.13%) PHP
6 5 (16.13%) Ruby
7 4 (12.90%) Perl
7 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
8 3 (9.68%) C
8 3 (9.68%) ES6
8 3 (9.68%) Java 8
8 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
8 3 (9.68%) TypeScript
9 1 (3.23%) Scala
9 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Ansible
2 9 (29.03%) Kibana
3 7 (22.58%) Kubernetes
3 7 (22.58%) Terraform
4 6 (19.35%) Consul
4 6 (19.35%) logstash
5 4 (12.90%) HAProxy
5 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (12.90%) Puppet
6 3 (9.68%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Google
2 5 (16.13%) Percona
3 4 (12.90%) New Relic
3 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.90%) Splunk
4 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
4 3 (9.68%) F5
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) hybris
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (6.45%) Tableau
5 2 (6.45%) Talend
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) BT
6 1 (3.23%) SAP