Period
to 25 May 2018

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 6 months to 25 May 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 291 432
Rank change year-on-year +45 +141 +138
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 1,020 712 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.10% 0.85% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.70% 4.94% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 480 396
England median daily rate £525 £464 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +3.06% +2.86%
10th Percentile £375 £356 £325
90th Percentile £626 £601 £588
UK median daily rate £525 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +13.51% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 4
England median hourly rate - £47.00 £50.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.93% -
UK median hourly rate - £47.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year - -10.48% -

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15,224 14,419 16,870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.41% 17.26% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,194 9,363 11,104
England median daily rate £455 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.90% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 323 410
England median hourly rate £19.28 £19.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.77% -1.88% +5.26%
10th Percentile £11.61 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.63 £51.10 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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 6 months to 25 May 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
London +39 749 £525 +10.53% 199
South East +68 135 £500 +11.11% 40
North of England 0 55 £415 -2.35% 40
Midlands -21 48 £438 -7.89% 19
East of England +13 29 £425 +21.43% 21
Yorkshire -8 28 £495 +10.00% 16
East Midlands +16 24 £360 -24.21% 6
West Midlands -54 24 £525 +10.99% 13
North West -10 22 £404 +0.94% 22
North East - 5 £340 - 2
South West -36 4 £475 +26.33% 30
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 England region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 482 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
2 472 (46.27%) Java
3 385 (37.75%) Amazon AWS
4 345 (33.82%) DevOps
5 337 (33.04%) Linux
6 325 (31.86%) Docker
7 316 (30.98%) Python
8 310 (30.39%) TDD
9 304 (29.80%) JavaScript
10 299 (29.31%) Microservices
11 261 (25.59%) SQL
12 249 (24.41%) Git (software)
13 243 (23.82%) Continuous Integration
14 224 (21.96%) Jenkins
15 222 (21.76%) AngularJS
16 219 (21.47%) BDD
17 216 (21.18%) Spring
18 215 (21.08%) Kafka
19 208 (20.39%) Ansible
20 196 (19.22%) Elastic Stack
21 191 (18.73%) NoSQL
22 190 (18.63%) MongoDB
23 189 (18.53%) Kibana
24 182 (17.84%) REST
25 177 (17.35%) Node.js
26 173 (16.96%) Hadoop
26 173 (16.96%) Java 8
27 170 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
27 170 (16.67%) C#
28 168 (16.47%) Big Data

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 81 (7.94%) Confluence
2 74 (7.25%) Apache
3 67 (6.57%) Apache Spark
4 65 (6.37%) nginx
5 52 (5.10%) Apache Solr
6 50 (4.90%) Tomcat
7 28 (2.75%) NServiceBus
8 26 (2.55%) Apache Pig
9 25 (2.45%) CMS
10 14 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (1.37%) JBoss
11 13 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (1.18%) IIS
12 12 (1.18%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.88%) Jupyter
13 9 (0.88%) Orchard CMS
14 8 (0.78%) IPython
14 8 (0.78%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.69%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.69%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (0.49%) HipChat
2 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.20%) SPSS
4 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.098%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.098%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 385 (37.75%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (7.75%) Amazon EC2
4 78 (7.65%) Amazon S3
5 60 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
6 50 (4.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 50 (4.90%) Google Cloud Platform
7 46 (4.51%) Serverless
8 42 (4.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 41 (4.02%) GitHub
10 39 (3.82%) AWS CloudFormation
11 37 (3.63%) AWS Lambda
12 25 (2.45%) AWS CloudTrail
13 24 (2.35%) Amazon Kinesis
14 21 (2.06%) Amazon ELB
15 20 (1.96%) npm
16 18 (1.76%) Heroku
17 17 (1.67%) Route 53
18 16 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
19 15 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.73%) HTTP
2 37 (3.63%) DNS
3 31 (3.04%) SSL
4 28 (2.75%) Firewall
5 22 (2.16%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.18%) Internet
6 12 (1.18%) VPN
7 10 (0.98%) OpenLDAP
8 9 (0.88%) FTP
8 9 (0.88%) Wireless
9 8 (0.78%) SSH
10 7 (0.69%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.69%) OpenVPN
11 6 (0.59%) BIG-IP
11 6 (0.59%) ICMP
12 5 (0.49%) SAN
12 5 (0.49%) SMS
13 4 (0.39%) NAS
14 3 (0.29%) AMQP
14 3 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (18.73%) NoSQL
2 190 (18.63%) MongoDB
3 173 (16.96%) Hadoop
4 170 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 168 (16.47%) Big Data
6 151 (14.80%) MySQL
7 129 (12.65%) SQL Server
8 94 (9.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 85 (8.33%) Redis
10 69 (6.76%) HBase
10 69 (6.76%) Relational Database
11 60 (5.88%) Apache Hive
12 51 (5.00%) Neo4j
13 50 (4.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 48 (4.71%) Amazon Redshift
15 30 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
16 24 (2.35%) Data Mining
16 24 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
17 22 (2.16%) BigQuery
18 21 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 249 (24.41%) Git (software)
2 224 (21.96%) Jenkins
3 125 (12.25%) JIRA
4 90 (8.82%) Maven
5 77 (7.55%) JUnit
6 66 (6.47%) Mockito
7 54 (5.29%) TeamCity
8 51 (5.00%) Artifactory
9 44 (4.31%) Cucumber
9 44 (4.31%) Sonatype Nexus
10 38 (3.73%) Gradle
11 36 (3.53%) GitLab
12 32 (3.14%) Selenium
13 29 (2.84%) Bitbucket
13 29 (2.84%) IntelliJ
13 29 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
14 27 (2.65%) webpack
15 23 (2.25%) gulp
16 21 (2.06%) Visual Studio
17 20 (1.96%) SonarQube
General
1 145 (14.22%) Finance
2 81 (7.94%) Banking
3 32 (3.14%) Games
4 30 (2.94%) Retail
5 23 (2.25%) Marketing
6 18 (1.76%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.47%) Front Office
7 15 (1.47%) Publishing
8 8 (0.78%) Advertising
9 7 (0.69%) Law
9 7 (0.69%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.39%) Legal
11 3 (0.29%) Electronics
11 3 (0.29%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.20%) Prime Brokerage
12 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.098%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.098%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.098%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 566 (55.49%) Developer
2 243 (23.82%) Java Developer
3 123 (12.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 120 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 87 (8.53%) .NET Developer
6 67 (6.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 60 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 55 (5.39%) AWS Engineer
9 49 (4.80%) Architect
9 49 (4.80%) AWS Developer
10 48 (4.71%) Java Engineer
10 48 (4.71%) Software Engineer
11 47 (4.61%) Python Developer
12 46 (4.51%) Agile Developer
13 41 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
14 40 (3.92%) Analyst
15 39 (3.82%) C# .NET Developer
15 39 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
16 36 (3.53%) Node.js Developer
17 32 (3.14%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (21.76%) AngularJS
2 216 (21.18%) Spring
3 215 (21.08%) Kafka
4 196 (19.22%) Elastic Stack
5 182 (17.84%) REST
6 177 (17.35%) Node.js
7 167 (16.37%) .NET
8 166 (16.27%) RESTful
9 144 (14.12%) React
10 129 (12.65%) Web Services
11 99 (9.71%) RabbitMQ
12 98 (9.61%) HTML
13 94 (9.22%) CSS
14 92 (9.02%) JSON
15 83 (8.14%) XML
16 76 (7.45%) Hibernate
17 67 (6.57%) ASP.NET
18 65 (6.37%) Spring Boot
19 63 (6.18%) ASP.NET Web API
20 58 (5.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 111 (10.88%) Greenfield Project
2 60 (5.88%) Fintech
3 54 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.02%) Algorithms
5 22 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (1.86%) Replication
7 17 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 17 (1.67%) User Experience
8 16 (1.57%) Clustering
9 13 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.18%) Cloud Native
10 12 (1.18%) Mobile App
11 10 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.78%) Public Cloud
12 8 (0.78%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.69%) Online Games
13 7 (0.69%) Reference Data
14 6 (0.59%) Derivative
14 6 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 337 (33.04%) Linux
2 85 (8.33%) Windows
3 78 (7.65%) Unix
4 49 (4.80%) CentOS
5 36 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (1.86%) CoreOS
7 16 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 16 (1.57%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.18%) Android
8 12 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.08%) Debian
10 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.098%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (33.82%) DevOps
3 310 (30.39%) TDD
4 299 (29.31%) Microservices
5 243 (23.82%) Continuous Integration
6 219 (21.47%) BDD
7 139 (13.63%) Scrum
8 136 (13.33%) MVC
9 126 (12.35%) Software Engineering
10 119 (11.67%) Open Source
11 114 (11.18%) Pair Programming
12 107 (10.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 102 (10.00%) Unit Testing
14 91 (8.92%) Test Automation
15 87 (8.53%) Configuration Management
16 84 (8.24%) SOA
17 83 (8.14%) Analytics
17 83 (8.14%) Deployment Automation
18 79 (7.75%) E-Commerce
19 69 (6.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 472 (46.27%) Java
2 316 (30.98%) Python
3 304 (29.80%) JavaScript
4 261 (25.59%) SQL
5 173 (16.96%) Java 8
6 170 (16.67%) C#
7 146 (14.31%) Bash Shell
8 110 (10.78%) Scala
9 88 (8.63%) Ruby
10 73 (7.16%) Go
11 70 (6.86%) Perl
12 65 (6.37%) Groovy
13 56 (5.49%) PHP
14 52 (5.10%) PowerShell
15 50 (4.90%) TypeScript
16 43 (4.22%) Shell Script
16 43 (4.22%) T-SQL
17 24 (2.35%) Kotlin
18 22 (2.16%) ES6
19 19 (1.86%) C
Qualifications
1 127 (12.45%) Security Cleared
2 92 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 31 (3.04%) Degree
4 22 (2.16%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (0.88%) BC Cleared
7 7 (0.69%) MySQL Certification
8 5 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.29%) ISEB
9 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.20%) PhD
11 1 (0.098%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.098%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.098%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.098%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.69%) QA
2 15 (1.47%) GCP
3 9 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.59%) MiFID
5 5 (0.49%) GDPR
6 1 (0.098%) EMIR
6 1 (0.098%) HL7
System Software
1 325 (31.86%) Docker
2 25 (2.45%) HDFS
3 22 (2.16%) Apache Flume
4 21 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 21 (2.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 14 (1.37%) Squid
6 12 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.78%) Varnish
9 6 (0.59%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.49%) Postfix
10 5 (0.49%) vCloud
11 4 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.20%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.098%) KVM
13 1 (0.098%) NFS
13 1 (0.098%) Samba
13 1 (0.098%) Xen
Systems Management
1 208 (20.39%) Ansible
2 189 (18.53%) Kibana
3 166 (16.27%) logstash
4 149 (14.61%) Terraform
5 146 (14.31%) Puppet
6 115 (11.27%) Kubernetes
7 92 (9.02%) Opscode Chef
8 58 (5.69%) Grafana
9 40 (3.92%) Prometheus
10 39 (3.82%) Nagios
11 35 (3.43%) Salt
12 26 (2.55%) Consul
13 24 (2.35%) Sysdig
14 22 (2.16%) HAProxy
15 21 (2.06%) ZABBIX
16 20 (1.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 20 (1.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
17 18 (1.76%) Mesos
18 17 (1.67%) Hadoop YARN
19 16 (1.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 73 (7.16%) Splunk
2 69 (6.76%) Google
3 66 (6.47%) Oracle
4 62 (6.08%) Microsoft
5 45 (4.41%) Hortonworks
6 40 (3.92%) VMware
7 35 (3.43%) AppDynamics
7 35 (3.43%) Cloudera
8 32 (3.14%) Sybase
9 22 (2.16%) Percona
10 21 (2.06%) Atlassian
11 18 (1.76%) Adobe
12 17 (1.67%) Red Hat
13 16 (1.57%) AlienVault
14 15 (1.47%) New Relic
15 13 (1.27%) SaltStack
15 13 (1.27%) SolarWinds
16 12 (1.18%) Cisco
16 12 (1.18%) F5
17 11 (1.08%) ServiceNow