The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 379 518
Rank change year-on-year +149 +139  
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 439 256 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.02% 0.52% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.13% 2.89% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 221 86
Median daily rate £475 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7160 8849 9069
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.65% 17.91% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4614 6007 5779
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 200 306
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.44 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.63% -5.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in England

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in England

Elasticsearch
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Elasticsearch in England

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +108 323 £475 - 103
West Midlands +39 32 £460 +4.54% 6
South West +26 30 £400 +12.28% 5
South East -12 16 £451 +0.11% 27
East Midlands +7 14 £400 - 7
East of England -4 11 £375 -6.25% 18
Yorkshire +9 6 £450 +12.50% 6
North West +18 4 £355 -21.11% 12
Midlands - 2 - - 13
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 390 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (42.38%) Java
3 309 (41.70%) Amazon AWS
4 286 (38.60%) DevOps
5 269 (36.30%) Python
6 250 (33.74%) Docker
7 241 (32.52%) Linux
8 236 (31.85%) JavaScript
9 235 (31.71%) TDD
10 213 (28.74%) Git (software)
11 178 (24.02%) Elastic Stack
12 175 (23.62%) Microservices
13 172 (23.21%) Jenkins
14 168 (22.67%) Kibana
15 166 (22.40%) Scrum
16 165 (22.27%) Ruby
16 165 (22.27%) Ansible
17 159 (21.46%) logstash
18 158 (21.32%) Puppet
19 157 (21.19%) Microsoft Azure
20 155 (20.92%) Kafka
21 151 (20.38%) AngularJS
22 141 (19.03%) NoSQL
23 138 (18.62%) MongoDB
24 133 (17.95%) SQL
25 131 (17.68%) Hadoop
26 129 (17.41%) Bash Shell
27 124 (16.73%) .NET
28 120 (16.19%) C#
29 118 (15.92%) Node.js

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 80 (10.80%) Apache Spark
2 79 (10.66%) Confluence
3 78 (10.53%) Apache
4 69 (9.31%) Apache Solr
5 49 (6.61%) Tomcat
6 39 (5.26%) nginx
7 19 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 17 (2.29%) OpenStack
9 16 (2.16%) Apache Pig
10 14 (1.89%) JBoss
11 10 (1.35%) CMS
12 8 (1.08%) Drupal
13 7 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.94%) SAS
14 6 (0.81%) Mule
15 5 (0.67%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
16 4 (0.54%) WordPress
17 3 (0.40%) SharePoint
18 2 (0.27%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (0.40%) SPSS
2 2 (0.27%) HipChat
3 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.40%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.13%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 309 (41.70%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (21.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (11.34%) Amazon EC2
4 69 (9.31%) GitHub
5 51 (6.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 32 (4.32%) Amazon S3
7 25 (3.37%) Amazon SQS
7 25 (3.37%) Twilio
8 22 (2.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 20 (2.70%) Heroku
10 17 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (2.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 15 (2.02%) Amazon ELB
11 15 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (1.48%) Quay.io
13 9 (1.21%) SaaS
14 8 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 7 (0.94%) Akamai
15 7 (0.94%) CloudFront
15 7 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.94%) HTTP
2 36 (4.86%) DNS
3 17 (2.29%) Internet
4 16 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.89%) SSH
6 13 (1.75%) OpenLDAP
7 11 (1.48%) OpenVPN
8 10 (1.35%) Firewall
8 10 (1.35%) LDAP
8 10 (1.35%) Network Security
8 10 (1.35%) SNMP
8 10 (1.35%) SSL
9 8 (1.08%) Multicast
9 8 (1.08%) VPN
10 7 (0.94%) Kerberos
11 6 (0.81%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.67%) LAN
12 5 (0.67%) WAN
13 4 (0.54%) tcpdump
14 3 (0.40%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (19.03%) NoSQL
2 138 (18.62%) MongoDB
3 131 (17.68%) Hadoop
4 112 (15.11%) PostgreSQL
5 95 (12.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 94 (12.69%) SQL Server
7 79 (10.66%) Big Data
8 73 (9.85%) MySQL
9 56 (7.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 54 (7.29%) HBase
11 47 (6.34%) Apache Hive
12 30 (4.05%) Redis
13 24 (3.24%) Amazon RDS
14 22 (2.97%) Neo4j
15 16 (2.16%) RethinkDB
16 14 (1.89%) Relational Database
17 10 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (1.35%) InfluxDB
17 10 (1.35%) Sqoop
18 9 (1.21%) Impala
Development Applications
1 213 (28.74%) Git (software)
2 172 (23.21%) Jenkins
3 104 (14.04%) JIRA
4 102 (13.77%) Maven
5 45 (6.07%) TeamCity
6 40 (5.40%) Octopus Deploy
7 38 (5.13%) JUnit
8 34 (4.59%) Bitbucket
8 34 (4.59%) Selenium
9 33 (4.45%) Vagrant
10 29 (3.91%) Mockito
11 24 (3.24%) Ant
12 23 (3.10%) Gradle
12 23 (3.10%) Subversion
13 20 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (2.70%) Cucumber
13 20 (2.70%) WebDriver
14 19 (2.56%) RSpec
15 18 (2.43%) Artifactory
16 17 (2.29%) Grunt
General
1 52 (7.02%) Finance
2 39 (5.26%) Banking
3 13 (1.75%) Front Office
3 13 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 12 (1.62%) Retail
5 11 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.35%) Marketing
7 8 (1.08%) Games
8 7 (0.94%) Legal
9 3 (0.40%) Advertising
9 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.27%) Billing
10 2 (0.27%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.27%) Publishing
11 1 (0.13%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) German Language
11 1 (0.13%) Hungarian Language
11 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 372 (50.20%) Developer
2 143 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 122 (16.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 64 (8.64%) .NET Developer
5 63 (8.50%) Senior Developer
6 57 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 55 (7.42%) Architect
8 39 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
9 37 (4.99%) AWS Developer
9 37 (4.99%) Python Developer
10 34 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 31 (4.18%) Linux Engineer
12 29 (3.91%) Agile Developer
12 29 (3.91%) Data Engineer
13 27 (3.64%) AWS DevOps
13 27 (3.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 27 (3.64%) Azure Developer
13 27 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
14 26 (3.51%) Java Engineer
15 25 (3.37%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (24.02%) Elastic Stack
2 155 (20.92%) Kafka
3 151 (20.38%) AngularJS
4 124 (16.73%) .NET
5 118 (15.92%) Node.js
6 109 (14.71%) HTML
7 101 (13.63%) REST
8 99 (13.36%) CSS
9 98 (13.23%) Spring
10 83 (11.20%) ASP.NET
11 80 (10.80%) RabbitMQ
12 79 (10.66%) Web Services
13 67 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 62 (8.37%) React
15 61 (8.23%) RESTful
16 60 (8.10%) HTML5
17 58 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
18 56 (7.56%) Spring Boot
19 44 (5.94%) Django
20 42 (5.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.96%) Public Cloud
2 58 (7.83%) User Experience
3 44 (5.94%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
6 22 (2.97%) Blog
6 22 (2.97%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.29%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.35%) Cloud Native
9 9 (1.21%) Fintech
10 8 (1.08%) Data Centre
11 7 (0.94%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.81%) Clustering
12 6 (0.81%) EPoS
12 6 (0.81%) Replication
12 6 (0.81%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.67%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 241 (32.52%) Linux
2 106 (14.30%) Windows
3 70 (9.45%) CentOS
4 47 (6.34%) Unix
5 30 (4.05%) Ubuntu
6 19 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.89%) Windows Server
8 13 (1.75%) CoreOS
9 8 (1.08%) FreeBSD
10 6 (0.81%) Amazon Linux
11 5 (0.67%) Fedora
12 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.40%) Debian
13 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.27%) SUSE
15 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (38.60%) DevOps
3 235 (31.71%) TDD
4 175 (23.62%) Microservices
5 166 (22.40%) Scrum
6 116 (15.65%) BDD
7 99 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
8 97 (13.09%) MVC
9 88 (11.88%) Configuration Management
10 77 (10.39%) E-Commerce
11 71 (9.58%) Software Engineering
12 70 (9.45%) Kanban
13 69 (9.31%) Test Automation
14 63 (8.50%) Pair Programming
15 56 (7.56%) Open Source
16 54 (7.29%) Web Development
17 46 (6.21%) Continuous Deployment
17 46 (6.21%) OO
18 42 (5.67%) Front End Development
19 40 (5.40%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 314 (42.38%) Java
2 269 (36.30%) Python
3 236 (31.85%) JavaScript
4 165 (22.27%) Ruby
5 133 (17.95%) SQL
6 129 (17.41%) Bash Shell
7 120 (16.19%) C#
8 94 (12.69%) Scala
9 45 (6.07%) Go
10 37 (4.99%) PHP
11 36 (4.86%) Perl
12 23 (3.10%) Groovy
13 20 (2.70%) C
13 20 (2.70%) T-SQL
14 18 (2.43%) PowerShell
15 15 (2.02%) R
15 15 (2.02%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.75%) C++
17 12 (1.62%) ES6
18 11 (1.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 115 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 94 (12.69%) SC Cleared
3 27 (3.64%) Degree
4 16 (2.16%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.08%) CISSP
7 7 (0.94%) CISA
7 7 (0.94%) CISM
7 7 (0.94%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.54%) MySQL Certification
9 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.13%) CCIE
10 1 (0.13%) CFA
10 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) PhD
10 1 (0.13%) SANS
10 1 (0.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.45%) QA
2 6 (0.81%) FedRAMP
2 6 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.27%) MiFID
4 1 (0.13%) GCP
System Software
1 250 (33.74%) Docker
2 29 (3.91%) HDFS
3 24 (3.24%) Apache Flume
4 22 (2.97%) Active Directory
4 22 (2.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 13 (1.75%) Squid
6 12 (1.62%) vCloud
6 12 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (1.48%) etcd
7 11 (1.48%) flannel
7 11 (1.48%) Postfix
7 11 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (1.21%) Samba
9 8 (1.08%) Ceph
9 8 (1.08%) Snort
10 7 (0.94%) GlusterFS
10 7 (0.94%) LXC
10 7 (0.94%) SkyDNS
10 7 (0.94%) vSphere
11 2 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 168 (22.67%) Kibana
2 165 (22.27%) Ansible
3 159 (21.46%) logstash
4 158 (21.32%) Puppet
5 116 (15.65%) Terraform
6 90 (12.15%) Opscode Chef
7 74 (9.99%) Kubernetes
8 44 (5.94%) Grafana
9 41 (5.53%) Nagios
10 37 (4.99%) Graphite
11 24 (3.24%) Prometheus
11 24 (3.24%) ZABBIX
12 21 (2.83%) Hadoop YARN
13 19 (2.56%) Sysdig
14 17 (2.29%) Mesos
14 17 (2.29%) Salt
15 16 (2.16%) Docker Swarm
15 16 (2.16%) rkt
16 15 (2.02%) Rsyslog
17 13 (1.75%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 45 (6.07%) VMware
2 39 (5.26%) Oracle
3 29 (3.91%) Splunk
4 28 (3.78%) Microsoft
5 23 (3.10%) Cloudera
5 23 (3.10%) Red Hat
6 17 (2.29%) Atlassian
7 16 (2.16%) AppDynamics
8 11 (1.48%) Rackspace
8 11 (1.48%) Sonatype
9 10 (1.35%) Google
10 9 (1.21%) Hortonworks
10 9 (1.21%) Sybase
11 8 (1.08%) IBM
12 7 (0.94%) Adobe
13 6 (0.81%) Ab Initio
13 6 (0.81%) Percona
13 6 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.81%) SaltStack
13 6 (0.81%) SAP
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