Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 258 269 237
Rank change year-on-year +11 -32 +29
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 300 827 1,107
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.96% 1.00% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.56% 6.39% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 599 830
Median daily rate £505 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.81% - +9.95%
10th Percentile £405 £413 £399
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +55.56% -52.13%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -52.13%

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 4,572 12,933 15,691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.63% 15.56% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,878 8,287 10,362
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.50% +0.06%
10th Percentile £305 £266 £275
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 274 361
Median hourly rate £25.15 £20.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.68% -3.53% +8.09%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.66 £53.75 £53.75
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +30.95% +2.44% +7.89%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in England

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Elasticsearch in England.

Daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in England

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Elasticsearch in England over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in England

Elasticsearch
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Elasticsearch in England.

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 7 August 2020. 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 +7 230 £525 -2.33% 97
South East +146 30 £495 +1.02% 25
North of England +99 15 £450 -1.37% 24
North West +78 12 £440 +6.02% 17
South West +63 12 £402 -15.37% 23
Midlands +78 5 £388 -11.43% 20
West Midlands +62 5 £388 -13.89% 12
East of England +63 3 £550 +10.00% 8
Yorkshire +57 3 £500 +5.26% 7
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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.

1 160 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (42.00%) Java
3 113 (37.67%) JavaScript
4 111 (37.00%) AWS
5 110 (36.67%) DevOps
6 101 (33.67%) AngularJS
7 99 (33.00%) Python
8 97 (32.33%) React
9 96 (32.00%) Kubernetes
10 91 (30.33%) Node.js
11 86 (28.67%) Security Cleared
12 81 (27.00%) Microservices
13 75 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 73 (24.33%) MongoDB
15 71 (23.67%) Docker
16 68 (22.67%) Kibana
17 67 (22.33%) SC Cleared
18 65 (21.67%) TDD
19 63 (21.00%) PostgreSQL
20 60 (20.00%) Web Services
21 55 (18.33%) TypeScript
21 55 (18.33%) Terraform
22 52 (17.33%) RabbitMQ
22 52 (17.33%) REST
23 51 (17.00%) Jenkins
23 51 (17.00%) Linux
23 51 (17.00%) HTML
23 51 (17.00%) Elastic Stack
24 50 (16.67%) SQL
25 49 (16.33%) Spring

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 22 (7.33%) Apache Spark
2 19 (6.33%) Confluence
3 15 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 12 (4.00%) Apache
5 8 (2.67%) nginx
5 8 (2.67%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.67%) JBoss
6 5 (1.67%) Jetty
6 5 (1.67%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.67%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 5 (1.67%) Red Hat Fuse
6 5 (1.67%) Tornado
6 5 (1.67%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.00%) CMS
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.00%) WildFly
8 2 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.67%) IIS
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 111 (37.00%) AWS
2 40 (13.33%) Azure
3 28 (9.33%) Serverless
4 21 (7.00%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (7.00%) Amazon S3
4 21 (7.00%) AWS Lambda
4 21 (7.00%) GCP
5 19 (6.33%) Amazon SQS
6 15 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 14 (4.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 13 (4.33%) SaaS
9 12 (4.00%) PaaS
10 10 (3.33%) Datadog
11 9 (3.00%) GitHub
12 8 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (2.67%) Route 53
13 7 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 7 (2.33%) AWS CodePipeline
13 7 (2.33%) CloudFront
14 6 (2.00%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.33%) DNS
2 8 (2.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.33%) HTTP
4 6 (2.00%) Network Security
4 6 (2.00%) SSH
5 5 (1.67%) Firewall
5 5 (1.67%) FTP
5 5 (1.67%) SSL
6 4 (1.33%) DHCP
7 3 (1.00%) Internet
7 3 (1.00%) IPsec
8 1 (0.33%) ICMP
8 1 (0.33%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.33%) POP3
8 1 (0.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (24.33%) MongoDB
2 63 (21.00%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (14.67%) MySQL
4 43 (14.33%) SQL Server
5 28 (9.33%) Redis
6 26 (8.67%) Big Data
7 21 (7.00%) NoSQL
8 18 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (5.00%) Hadoop
10 12 (4.00%) BigQuery
11 8 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.67%) Presto
11 8 (2.67%) SQL Server 2019
12 7 (2.33%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.67%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.67%) Neo4j
13 5 (1.67%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 75 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 51 (17.00%) Jenkins
3 29 (9.67%) Maven
4 28 (9.33%) JIRA
5 27 (9.00%) GitLab
6 15 (5.00%) Selenium
7 14 (4.67%) Gradle
8 13 (4.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (4.00%) Grunt
9 12 (4.00%) gulp
10 10 (3.33%) Hudson
11 8 (2.67%) Gatling
12 7 (2.33%) CircleCI
12 7 (2.33%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.33%) IntelliJ
12 7 (2.33%) Subversion
12 7 (2.33%) WebDriver
13 6 (2.00%) FishEye
13 6 (2.00%) Mercurial
13 6 (2.00%) Spinnaker
General
1 35 (11.67%) Finance
2 22 (7.33%) Banking
3 17 (5.67%) Public Sector
4 11 (3.67%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.67%) Law
5 10 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.00%) Legal
6 6 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.67%) Front Office
7 5 (1.67%) Marketing
7 5 (1.67%) Publishing
7 5 (1.67%) Retail
8 4 (1.33%) Electronics
9 3 (1.00%) Advertising
9 3 (1.00%) Games
9 3 (1.00%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.67%) Police
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 150 (50.00%) Developer
2 42 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (12.67%) Java Developer
4 28 (9.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 28 (9.33%) Senior Developer
5 25 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 24 (8.00%) Architect
7 17 (5.67%) Data Engineer
8 15 (5.00%) Python Developer
8 15 (5.00%) Technical Leader
9 14 (4.67%) Software Engineer
10 13 (4.33%) .NET Developer
10 13 (4.33%) AWS Engineer
11 12 (4.00%) Angular Developer
11 12 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
11 12 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 11 (3.67%) Elasticsearch Developer
12 11 (3.67%) Lead Developer
13 10 (3.33%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (33.67%) AngularJS
2 97 (32.33%) React
3 91 (30.33%) Node.js
4 60 (20.00%) Web Services
5 52 (17.33%) RabbitMQ
5 52 (17.33%) REST
6 51 (17.00%) Elastic Stack
6 51 (17.00%) HTML
7 49 (16.33%) Spring
8 39 (13.00%) CSS
9 38 (12.67%) HTML5
10 35 (11.67%) RESTful
11 34 (11.33%) Spring Boot
12 33 (11.00%) Kafka
13 29 (9.67%) .NET
14 21 (7.00%) .NET Core
14 21 (7.00%) scikit-learn
15 20 (6.67%) CSS3
16 16 (5.33%) Django
17 15 (5.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.33%) User Experience
2 32 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.33%) Blog
4 10 (3.33%) Cloud Native
5 6 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.00%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.67%) Derivative
6 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.33%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.00%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.00%) PKI
9 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.67%) Pricing Data
9 2 (0.67%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.00%) Linux
2 23 (7.67%) Unix
3 16 (5.33%) Mac OS X
4 13 (4.33%) CentOS
4 13 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.00%) Windows
6 8 (2.67%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.67%) Debian
7 7 (2.33%) Android
8 6 (2.00%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.33%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (36.67%) DevOps
3 81 (27.00%) Microservices
4 65 (21.67%) TDD
5 44 (14.67%) Scrum
6 43 (14.33%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 36 (12.00%) User Stories
9 35 (11.67%) Front End Development
10 33 (11.00%) Analytics
11 30 (10.00%) Visualisation
12 28 (9.33%) BDD
12 28 (9.33%) Software Engineering
13 27 (9.00%) Data Science
14 24 (8.00%) Web Development
15 23 (7.67%) Continuous Delivery
15 23 (7.67%) Kanban
16 20 (6.67%) Data Modelling
16 20 (6.67%) Mentoring
16 20 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 126 (42.00%) Java
2 113 (37.67%) JavaScript
3 99 (33.00%) Python
4 55 (18.33%) TypeScript
5 50 (16.67%) SQL
6 40 (13.33%) Ruby
7 35 (11.67%) C#
8 32 (10.67%) Scala
9 18 (6.00%) Java 8
10 16 (5.33%) Bash Shell
11 15 (5.00%) Go
12 14 (4.67%) Groovy
13 10 (3.33%) PHP
14 8 (2.67%) C++
15 7 (2.33%) T-SQL
16 6 (2.00%) C
16 6 (2.00%) PL/SQL
16 6 (2.00%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.67%) Perl
17 5 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (28.67%) Security Cleared
2 67 (22.33%) SC Cleared
3 21 (7.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.00%) Degree
5 8 (2.67%) AWS Certification
6 7 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.00%) CCNA
8 3 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.00%) DBS Check
8 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.33%) CEH
9 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.00%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 71 (23.67%) Docker
2 4 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (1.33%) vSphere
3 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.67%) Varnish
3 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.33%) XenApp
4 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 96 (32.00%) Kubernetes
2 68 (22.67%) Kibana
3 55 (18.33%) Terraform
4 44 (14.67%) logstash
5 32 (10.67%) Ansible
6 14 (4.67%) Grafana
7 11 (3.67%) Packer
8 9 (3.00%) Prometheus
9 8 (2.67%) Puppet
10 7 (2.33%) Consul
11 6 (2.00%) Graphite
12 5 (1.67%) Salt
13 3 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (1.00%) HP ALM
13 3 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (1.00%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.67%) HAProxy
15 1 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
15 1 (0.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (6.67%) Oracle
2 19 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.67%) Red Hat
4 10 (3.33%) Axway
4 10 (3.33%) Cloudera
4 10 (3.33%) Google
4 10 (3.33%) Hortonworks
5 7 (2.33%) Splunk
6 5 (1.67%) MuleSoft
6 5 (1.67%) Sparx
6 5 (1.67%) Sybase
7 4 (1.33%) Adobe
7 4 (1.33%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.33%) New Relic
7 4 (1.33%) SAP
8 3 (1.00%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.00%) Dynatrace
8 3 (1.00%) HP
9 2 (0.67%) ArcSight
9 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com