Period
to 27 June 2019

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 27 June 2019 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
27 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 266 237 280
Rank change year-on-year -29 +43 +149
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 843 1,066 753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.01% 1.15% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.45% 7.03% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 785 527
England median daily rate £525 £525 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.46% +4.67%
10th Percentile £413 £375 £361
90th Percentile £688 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £470
% change year-on-year - +11.70% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -52.13% -3.09%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -52.13% -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 13,076 15,161 14,513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.71% 16.43% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,399 10,124 9,415
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £275 £268 £263
90th Percentile £641 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 287 347 345
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.66 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £19.63
% change year-on-year +1.27% +0.64% -4.27%

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 27 June 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in England over the 6 months to 27 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 27 June 2019. 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 -12 622 £550 +2.33% 51
South East -14 98 £500 - 20
North of England +14 49 £475 - 12
Yorkshire +15 33 £475 -5.00% 3
South West +9 32 £475 - 16
Midlands -19 32 £405 -4.71% 12
North West +11 15 £463 +6.94% 9
West Midlands -21 15 £425 -12.37% 4
East Midlands -1 12 £403 +1.26% 8
East of England -16 8 £613 +44.12% 6
North East +21 1 £475 +39.71%
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2019, 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.

1 427 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (38.43%) Docker
3 321 (38.08%) Amazon AWS
4 304 (36.06%) Python
5 293 (34.76%) Java
6 240 (28.47%) JavaScript
6 240 (28.47%) DevOps
7 234 (27.76%) TDD
8 231 (27.40%) Jenkins
9 224 (26.57%) Git (software)
10 213 (25.27%) Linux
11 205 (24.32%) SQL
11 205 (24.32%) Microservices
12 180 (21.35%) Kubernetes
13 178 (21.12%) Node.js
13 178 (21.12%) NoSQL
14 177 (21.00%) Kafka
15 169 (20.05%) AngularJS
15 169 (20.05%) PostgreSQL
16 157 (18.62%) MongoDB
17 155 (18.39%) BDD
18 154 (18.27%) Ansible
19 151 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
20 148 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
21 144 (17.08%) Big Data
22 132 (15.66%) Apache Spark
23 126 (14.95%) MySQL
24 124 (14.71%) Finance
25 122 (14.47%) Scrum
26 121 (14.35%) Kibana

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
1 132 (15.66%) Apache Spark
2 76 (9.02%) Apache
3 60 (7.12%) Confluence
4 56 (6.64%) Apache Solr
5 29 (3.44%) nginx
6 15 (1.78%) SharePoint
7 13 (1.54%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.30%) JBoss
9 10 (1.19%) Jupyter
9 10 (1.19%) OpenStack
10 9 (1.07%) Apache Qpid
11 5 (0.59%) CMS
11 5 (0.59%) WordPress
12 4 (0.47%) IIS
12 4 (0.47%) Magnolia
12 4 (0.47%) Mule
13 3 (0.36%) Anypoint
13 3 (0.36%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.36%) Drupal
14 2 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.12%) InVision
3 1 (0.12%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 321 (38.08%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (11.98%) Serverless
4 88 (10.44%) AWS Lambda
5 72 (8.54%) GitHub
6 62 (7.35%) Amazon S3
6 62 (7.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 52 (6.17%) Amazon ECS
8 49 (5.81%) Amazon SQS
9 41 (4.86%) Amazon EC2
10 40 (4.74%) npm
11 38 (4.51%) AWS CloudFormation
12 29 (3.44%) Amazon Kinesis
13 22 (2.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 18 (2.14%) Datadog
14 18 (2.14%) PaaS
15 16 (1.90%) Heroku
16 15 (1.78%) SaaS
17 14 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
17 14 (1.66%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.68%) HTTP
2 20 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.19%) DNS
3 10 (1.19%) Kerberos
4 9 (1.07%) Internet
4 9 (1.07%) SSL
5 8 (0.95%) FTP
5 8 (0.95%) VPN
6 6 (0.71%) BGP
6 6 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (0.71%) Firewall
6 6 (0.71%) OSPF
7 5 (0.59%) Network Security
7 5 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.47%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (0.47%) Multicast
8 4 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (21.12%) NoSQL
2 169 (20.05%) PostgreSQL
3 157 (18.62%) MongoDB
4 144 (17.08%) Big Data
5 126 (14.95%) MySQL
6 120 (14.23%) Redis
7 109 (12.93%) Hadoop
8 94 (11.15%) SQL Server
9 75 (8.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 63 (7.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 58 (6.88%) Relational Database
12 53 (6.29%) Apache Hive
13 50 (5.93%) Neo4j
14 40 (4.74%) HBase
15 39 (4.63%) Amazon RDS
16 23 (2.73%) Cosmos DB
17 20 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
17 20 (2.37%) Flink
18 19 (2.25%) CouchDB
18 19 (2.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 231 (27.40%) Jenkins
2 224 (26.57%) Git (software)
3 115 (13.64%) JIRA
4 82 (9.73%) Cucumber
5 71 (8.42%) Maven
6 51 (6.05%) Selenium
7 47 (5.58%) gulp
8 40 (4.74%) Subversion
9 39 (4.63%) Sonatype Nexus
10 37 (4.39%) GitLab
11 34 (4.03%) Grunt
12 33 (3.91%) Karma Test Runner
12 33 (3.91%) Protractor
13 32 (3.80%) Jasmine
13 32 (3.80%) JUnit
14 30 (3.56%) TeamCity
15 29 (3.44%) Mockito
16 23 (2.73%) Mercurial
16 23 (2.73%) webpack
17 21 (2.49%) JMeter
General
1 124 (14.71%) Finance
2 44 (5.22%) Banking
3 31 (3.68%) Retail
4 24 (2.85%) Marketing
5 19 (2.25%) Games
6 14 (1.66%) Publishing
7 13 (1.54%) Law
7 13 (1.54%) Legal
8 12 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.07%) Front Office
9 9 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.83%) Automotive
10 7 (0.83%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.47%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 465 (55.16%) Developer
2 121 (14.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 108 (12.81%) Java Developer
4 89 (10.56%) Python Developer
5 72 (8.54%) Data Engineer
6 65 (7.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 61 (7.24%) Architect
8 56 (6.64%) Senior Developer
9 49 (5.81%) Big Data Engineer
10 42 (4.98%) React Developer
11 40 (4.74%) AWS Engineer
12 38 (4.51%) Software Engineer
13 36 (4.27%) Angular Developer
14 34 (4.03%) Backend Developer
15 31 (3.68%) Senior Java Developer
16 29 (3.44%) Full Stack Developer
16 29 (3.44%) JavaScript Developer
17 25 (2.97%) AWS Developer
18 24 (2.85%) Elasticsearch Developer
19 23 (2.73%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (21.12%) Node.js
2 177 (21.00%) Kafka
3 169 (20.05%) AngularJS
4 119 (14.12%) Elastic Stack
5 118 (14.00%) Spring
6 97 (11.51%) HTML
7 96 (11.39%) CSS
8 93 (11.03%) REST
9 82 (9.73%) JSON
9 82 (9.73%) RabbitMQ
10 81 (9.61%) RESTful
10 81 (9.61%) Spring Boot
11 77 (9.13%) Web Services
12 72 (8.54%) .NET
13 65 (7.71%) React
13 65 (7.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 54 (6.41%) HTML5
15 51 (6.05%) Redux
16 38 (4.51%) jQuery
17 36 (4.27%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.12%) User Experience
2 49 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (4.03%) Virtual Team
4 32 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 22 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (1.66%) Algorithms
7 14 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.42%) Cloud Native
8 12 (1.42%) NHS
9 10 (1.19%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.19%) PKI
9 10 (1.19%) Robotics
10 9 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.07%) STB
10 9 (1.07%) Wiki
11 8 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (0.71%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 213 (25.27%) Linux
2 64 (7.59%) Unix
3 31 (3.68%) Windows
4 29 (3.44%) Ubuntu
5 27 (3.20%) Android
5 27 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.07%) CentOS
8 5 (0.59%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.24%) SUSE
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (28.47%) DevOps
3 234 (27.76%) TDD
4 205 (24.32%) Microservices
5 155 (18.39%) BDD
6 148 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
7 122 (14.47%) Scrum
8 115 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 108 (12.81%) Test Automation
10 99 (11.74%) Front End Development
11 82 (9.73%) Analytics
12 72 (8.54%) Open Source
13 66 (7.83%) Continuous Delivery
14 61 (7.24%) Kanban
15 56 (6.64%) Configuration Management
16 48 (5.69%) Infrastructure as Code
17 47 (5.58%) Machine Learning
18 46 (5.46%) Data Modelling
19 45 (5.34%) Mentoring
20 44 (5.22%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 304 (36.06%) Python
2 293 (34.76%) Java
3 240 (28.47%) JavaScript
4 205 (24.32%) SQL
5 93 (11.03%) Java 8
6 90 (10.68%) Bash Shell
7 80 (9.49%) Scala
7 80 (9.49%) TypeScript
8 60 (7.12%) C#
9 57 (6.76%) ES6
10 56 (6.64%) Ruby
11 35 (4.15%) Perl
12 31 (3.68%) Go
13 21 (2.49%) Shell Script
14 18 (2.14%) Groovy
14 18 (2.14%) PowerShell
15 17 (2.02%) PHP
16 16 (1.90%) C++
17 13 (1.54%) R
18 12 (1.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (11.15%) Security Cleared
2 70 (8.30%) SC Cleared
3 46 (5.46%) Degree
4 9 (1.07%) Master's Degree
5 7 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.71%) DBS Check
6 6 (0.71%) ISEB
6 6 (0.71%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.47%) CCIE
7 4 (0.47%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.36%) APMP
8 3 (0.36%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.25%) QA
2 9 (1.07%) GDPR
3 3 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) EMIR
4 1 (0.12%) MiFID
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 324 (38.43%) Docker
2 15 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.54%) Apache Flume
4 10 (1.19%) HDFS
5 6 (0.71%) LXC
6 5 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.47%) Varnish
8 3 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (0.12%) KVM
10 1 (0.12%) NFS
10 1 (0.12%) PowerDNS
10 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.12%) vSphere
10 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 180 (21.35%) Kubernetes
2 154 (18.27%) Ansible
3 121 (14.35%) Kibana
3 121 (14.35%) Terraform
4 78 (9.25%) Puppet
5 75 (8.90%) logstash
6 42 (4.98%) Grafana
7 35 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (3.44%) Consul
8 29 (3.44%) Graphite
9 23 (2.73%) Hadoop YARN
10 18 (2.14%) Marathon
11 15 (1.78%) Mesos
11 15 (1.78%) Nagios
11 15 (1.78%) ZABBIX
12 12 (1.42%) Docker Swarm
13 10 (1.19%) Packer
14 8 (0.95%) Prometheus
15 5 (0.59%) rkt
16 4 (0.47%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 60 (7.12%) Google
2 54 (6.41%) Splunk
3 41 (4.86%) Microsoft
4 36 (4.27%) Oracle
5 16 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (1.78%) Hortonworks
6 15 (1.78%) SaltStack
7 14 (1.66%) AppDynamics
7 14 (1.66%) Cloudera
8 13 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.19%) Databricks
10 9 (1.07%) ServiceNow
11 8 (0.95%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.95%) Cisco
11 8 (0.95%) MuleSoft
11 8 (0.95%) New Relic
12 7 (0.83%) Demandware
12 7 (0.83%) Elastic Path
13 6 (0.71%) Fortinet
13 6 (0.71%) SolarWinds