Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 274 461
Rank change year-on-year +15 +187 +134
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 928 804 435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.00% 0.90% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.08% 5.05% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 714 555 307
England median daily rate £508 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.84% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £325
90th Percentile £625 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
England median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 £48.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.06% -3.09% -
10th Percentile £46.25 £39.50 £43.85
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £53.55
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 £50.50
% change year-on-year +1.06% -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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15,257 15,906 16,942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.37% 17.88% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,277 10,316 10,833
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £240
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 341 475
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +11.11%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +7 689 £525 +7.69% 184
South East +26 116 £535 +12.63% 48
North of England +47 53 £415 +0.61% 46
Midlands +14 42 £500 +11.11% 21
West Midlands +19 37 £500 +11.11% 13
Yorkshire +9 27 £400 -8.57% 17
North West +11 21 £433 +8.13% 28
East of England -7 16 £425 +30.77% 21
South West -14 12 £398 +5.72% 25
North East +49 5 £388 +29.17% 1
East Midlands -1 5 £563 -2.17% 8
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
2 440 (47.41%) Java
3 403 (43.43%) Amazon AWS
4 366 (39.44%) DevOps
5 312 (33.62%) Linux
6 292 (31.47%) TDD
7 269 (28.99%) JavaScript
8 261 (28.13%) Docker
9 251 (27.05%) Microservices
10 247 (26.62%) NoSQL
11 244 (26.29%) SQL
12 233 (25.11%) Elastic Stack
13 226 (24.35%) Python
14 224 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
14 224 (24.14%) BDD
15 214 (23.06%) Jenkins
16 209 (22.52%) AngularJS
17 206 (22.20%) Ansible
18 205 (22.09%) Kibana
19 198 (21.34%) logstash
20 194 (20.91%) RESTful
21 190 (20.47%) Git (software)
22 188 (20.26%) Spring
23 181 (19.50%) MongoDB
24 176 (18.97%) C#
25 172 (18.53%) Scrum
25 172 (18.53%) Node.js
26 161 (17.35%) Kafka
27 160 (17.24%) .NET
28 148 (15.95%) MVC

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 88 (9.48%) Apache
2 77 (8.30%) nginx
3 69 (7.44%) Apache Solr
4 67 (7.22%) Tomcat
5 60 (6.47%) Apache Spark
6 54 (5.82%) Confluence
7 23 (2.48%) CMS
7 23 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 18 (1.94%) IIS
9 13 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 13 (1.40%) NServiceBus
10 12 (1.29%) Apache Pig
11 10 (1.08%) Drupal
11 10 (1.08%) Jupyter
12 9 (0.97%) JBoss
12 9 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.86%) EPiServer
13 8 (0.86%) Mule
13 8 (0.86%) Mule ESB
13 8 (0.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (0.54%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.43%) HipChat
3 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.22%) SPSS
4 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (2.37%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 403 (43.43%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (15.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (11.21%) Amazon EC2
4 87 (9.38%) Amazon S3
5 66 (7.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 57 (6.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 54 (5.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 51 (5.50%) Serverless
9 48 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
9 48 (5.17%) GitHub
10 45 (4.85%) AWS Lambda
11 41 (4.42%) Amazon SQS
12 38 (4.09%) Route 53
13 31 (3.34%) Google Cloud Platform
14 27 (2.91%) Amazon ELB
15 22 (2.37%) AWS CloudTrail
16 21 (2.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 21 (2.26%) Amazon Kinesis
17 15 (1.62%) Algolia
18 12 (1.29%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.31%) HTTP
2 36 (3.88%) DNS
3 33 (3.56%) Firewall
4 23 (2.48%) SSL
5 19 (2.05%) Internet
6 17 (1.83%) OpenLDAP
6 17 (1.83%) SAN
7 16 (1.72%) TCP/IP
8 13 (1.40%) DHCP
8 13 (1.40%) OpenVPN
9 12 (1.29%) LAN
9 12 (1.29%) VoIP
9 12 (1.29%) WAN
10 11 (1.19%) SSH
11 8 (0.86%) BIG-IP
11 8 (0.86%) Network Security
12 6 (0.65%) CTI
13 5 (0.54%) NAS
14 4 (0.43%) Skype
14 4 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (26.62%) NoSQL
2 181 (19.50%) MongoDB
3 125 (13.47%) Hadoop
4 115 (12.39%) MySQL
5 114 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
6 111 (11.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 109 (11.75%) SQL Server
8 103 (11.10%) Big Data
9 72 (7.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 66 (7.11%) Redis
11 56 (6.03%) Relational Database
12 53 (5.71%) Neo4j
13 49 (5.28%) HBase
14 41 (4.42%) Amazon RDS
15 35 (3.77%) Apache Hive
16 30 (3.23%) RDBMS
17 20 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
18 19 (2.05%) Amazon Redshift
19 17 (1.83%) Data Mining
20 16 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 214 (23.06%) Jenkins
2 190 (20.47%) Git (software)
3 104 (11.21%) JIRA
4 100 (10.78%) Maven
5 95 (10.24%) Mockito
6 76 (8.19%) JUnit
7 51 (5.50%) Cucumber
8 48 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 47 (5.06%) Selenium
10 45 (4.85%) TeamCity
11 40 (4.31%) Bitbucket
12 36 (3.88%) SonarQube
13 33 (3.56%) Ant
13 33 (3.56%) Octopus Deploy
14 29 (3.13%) Artifactory
15 25 (2.69%) Vagrant
16 21 (2.26%) NUnit
17 20 (2.16%) Gradle
17 20 (2.16%) JMeter
17 20 (2.16%) Subversion
General
1 105 (11.31%) Finance
2 81 (8.73%) Banking
3 33 (3.56%) Retail
4 28 (3.02%) Games
5 22 (2.37%) Marketing
6 20 (2.16%) Publishing
7 16 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.19%) Front Office
9 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.32%) Advertising
10 3 (0.32%) Electronics
10 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.32%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.32%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.11%) Automotive
12 1 (0.11%) Billing
12 1 (0.11%) Law
12 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 510 (54.96%) Developer
2 222 (23.92%) Java Developer
3 153 (16.49%) DevOps Engineer
4 118 (12.72%) Senior Developer
5 92 (9.91%) .NET Developer
6 69 (7.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 64 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 56 (6.03%) AWS Engineer
9 52 (5.60%) Agile Developer
10 47 (5.06%) AWS Developer
11 46 (4.96%) Scala Developer
12 44 (4.74%) Architect
13 41 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
14 38 (4.09%) Full Stack Developer
14 38 (4.09%) Linux Engineer
15 37 (3.99%) Elasticsearch Developer
16 36 (3.88%) AWS DevOps
17 34 (3.66%) Agile Java Developer
18 32 (3.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 32 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (25.11%) Elastic Stack
2 209 (22.52%) AngularJS
3 194 (20.91%) RESTful
4 188 (20.26%) Spring
5 172 (18.53%) Node.js
6 161 (17.35%) Kafka
7 160 (17.24%) .NET
8 146 (15.73%) REST
9 126 (13.58%) Web Services
10 105 (11.31%) React
11 100 (10.78%) CSS
11 100 (10.78%) HTML
12 90 (9.70%) RabbitMQ
13 86 (9.27%) ASP.NET
14 81 (8.73%) XML
15 77 (8.30%) ASP.NET Web API
15 77 (8.30%) Spring Boot
16 71 (7.65%) jQuery
17 65 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 62 (6.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.22%) Greenfield Project
2 66 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (4.96%) Fintech
4 27 (2.91%) Algorithms
4 27 (2.91%) User Experience
5 23 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
6 22 (2.37%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.16%) Computer Science
9 14 (1.51%) Replication
10 13 (1.40%) Clustering
11 12 (1.29%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.29%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
12 9 (0.97%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.75%) Blog
13 7 (0.75%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.75%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.43%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 312 (33.62%) Linux
2 93 (10.02%) Windows
3 86 (9.27%) Unix
4 73 (7.87%) CentOS
5 68 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (4.20%) Windows Server
7 33 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (2.69%) CoreOS
9 17 (1.83%) Android
9 17 (1.83%) Apple iOS
10 16 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 11 (1.19%) Debian
12 3 (0.32%) AIX
12 3 (0.32%) Fedora
13 1 (0.11%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (51.94%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (39.44%) DevOps
3 292 (31.47%) TDD
4 251 (27.05%) Microservices
5 224 (24.14%) BDD
5 224 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
6 172 (18.53%) Scrum
7 148 (15.95%) MVC
8 133 (14.33%) Open Source
9 118 (12.72%) Pair Programming
10 114 (12.28%) Software Engineering
11 98 (10.56%) Test Automation
12 97 (10.45%) Kanban
13 92 (9.91%) Unit Testing
14 89 (9.59%) E-Commerce
15 84 (9.05%) Domain-Driven Design
16 82 (8.84%) SOA
17 81 (8.73%) Configuration Management
18 80 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
19 62 (6.68%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 440 (47.41%) Java
2 269 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 244 (26.29%) SQL
4 226 (24.35%) Python
5 176 (18.97%) C#
6 133 (14.33%) Bash Shell
7 99 (10.67%) Scala
8 86 (9.27%) Ruby
9 63 (6.79%) PowerShell
10 59 (6.36%) Go
11 47 (5.06%) Shell Script
12 46 (4.96%) Groovy
12 46 (4.96%) PHP
13 39 (4.20%) T-SQL
14 36 (3.88%) TypeScript
15 32 (3.45%) GraphQL
16 31 (3.34%) ES6
17 30 (3.23%) Perl
18 22 (2.37%) XPath
19 16 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 103 (11.10%) Security Cleared
2 84 (9.05%) SC Cleared
3 34 (3.66%) Degree
4 16 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (0.86%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.43%) PMP
8 3 (0.32%) RHCE
9 2 (0.22%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.22%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.22%) PhD
10 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.17%) QA
2 16 (1.72%) GCP
3 4 (0.43%) GDPR
4 3 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.32%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 261 (28.13%) Docker
2 35 (3.77%) Hyper-V
3 33 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
4 25 (2.69%) HDFS
5 20 (2.16%) Squid
6 18 (1.94%) Apache Flume
7 16 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 15 (1.62%) Samba
9 13 (1.40%) Active Directory
10 11 (1.19%) Postfix
10 11 (1.19%) vCloud
10 11 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (0.86%) etcd
13 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.32%) KVM
14 3 (0.32%) LXC
14 3 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 206 (22.20%) Ansible
2 205 (22.09%) Kibana
3 198 (21.34%) logstash
4 142 (15.30%) Puppet
5 132 (14.22%) Terraform
6 110 (11.85%) Kubernetes
6 110 (11.85%) Opscode Chef
7 81 (8.73%) Grafana
8 43 (4.63%) Nagios
9 38 (4.09%) Prometheus
10 31 (3.34%) ZABBIX
11 28 (3.02%) Rancher
12 27 (2.91%) Sysdig
13 26 (2.80%) WMI
14 23 (2.48%) Consul
15 19 (2.05%) Packer
16 18 (1.94%) Fluentd
17 17 (1.83%) Graphite
18 16 (1.72%) Salt
19 15 (1.62%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 118 (12.72%) Splunk
2 73 (7.87%) Oracle
3 67 (7.22%) VMware
4 60 (6.47%) AppDynamics
5 54 (5.82%) Google
6 45 (4.85%) Microsoft
7 34 (3.66%) Cisco
8 31 (3.34%) Red Hat
9 27 (2.91%) SolarWinds
10 20 (2.16%) Atlassian
11 18 (1.94%) Hortonworks
12 15 (1.62%) New Relic
13 14 (1.51%) AlienVault
13 14 (1.51%) Cloudera
13 14 (1.51%) Juniper
13 14 (1.51%) Sonatype
14 13 (1.40%) Adobe
14 13 (1.40%) SaltStack
15 12 (1.29%) Fortinet
15 12 (1.29%) Mitel