Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for logstash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited logstash over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

logstash
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 521 754
Rank change year-on-year -5 +233 +64
Contract jobs citing logstash 351 381 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.39% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.26% 3.51% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 216 79
England median daily rate £540 £489 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.49% -2.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £409 £369 £356
90th Percentile £638 £605 £575
UK median daily rate £540 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +10.77% -2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.93% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.25 -
% change year-on-year -25.93% - -

logstash is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10754 10862 8991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.34% 11.11% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7362 7000 5558
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £240
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £400
% change year-on-year +6.74% +11.25% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 246 308
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.38 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.56% +1.88% +2.56%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
% change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -2.41%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for logstash in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for logstash in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing logstash in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for logstash in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for logstash in England

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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 logstash within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -40 270 £550 +10.00% 14
Midlands +19 24 £500 +11.11% 1
South East +8 21 £450 -
West Midlands +34 20 £500 +11.11% 1
South West - 20 £355 -
North of England +46 15 £450 +7.14% 3
North West +15 12 £388 -3.13% 2
East Midlands -14 4 £450 -25.00%
Yorkshire +16 3 £500 - 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing logstash 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 logstash.

1 261 (74.36%) DevOps
2 254 (72.36%) Elastic Stack
3 248 (70.66%) Kibana
4 241 (68.66%) Linux
5 204 (58.12%) Elasticsearch
6 198 (56.41%) Java
7 191 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
8 182 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
9 163 (46.44%) Continuous Integration
10 161 (45.87%) Jenkins
11 158 (45.01%) Python
12 156 (44.44%) Unix
13 154 (43.87%) Docker
14 145 (41.31%) Puppet
15 128 (36.47%) Security Cleared
16 122 (34.76%) Ansible
16 122 (34.76%) Kubernetes
17 113 (32.19%) Bash Shell
18 107 (30.48%) Ruby
19 98 (27.92%) SC Cleared
19 98 (27.92%) Microservices
20 97 (27.64%) Load Balancing
21 96 (27.35%) Configuration Management
22 93 (26.50%) Grafana
23 91 (25.93%) Splunk
24 90 (25.64%) Git (software)
25 85 (24.22%) MongoDB
26 84 (23.93%) Tomcat
27 82 (23.36%) PostgreSQL
28 77 (21.94%) RESTful

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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
1 204 (58.12%) Elasticsearch
2 84 (23.93%) Tomcat
3 60 (17.09%) nginx
4 58 (16.52%) Apache
5 21 (5.98%) Confluence
6 14 (3.99%) Apache Spark
7 11 (3.13%) Apache Solr
7 11 (3.13%) OpenStack
8 10 (2.85%) JBoss
9 7 (1.99%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.42%) IIS
11 3 (0.85%) DataSynapse
11 3 (0.85%) Drupal
11 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.57%) Documentum
12 2 (0.57%) Jetty
12 2 (0.57%) Mule
13 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 182 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (13.68%) Amazon EC2
3 47 (13.39%) Amazon S3
4 38 (10.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 29 (8.26%) Amazon ELB
5 29 (8.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 25 (7.12%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (7.12%) GitHub
7 21 (5.98%) Route 53
8 19 (5.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 14 (3.99%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (2.56%) IaaS
12 8 (2.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 8 (2.28%) PaaS
13 6 (1.71%) Heroku
14 4 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.85%) Google Analytics
15 3 (0.85%) SaaS
16 2 (0.57%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (18.23%) HTTP
2 61 (17.38%) TCP/IP
3 60 (17.09%) DNS
4 55 (15.67%) SSL
5 50 (14.25%) Firewall
6 24 (6.84%) Internet
7 22 (6.27%) VPN
8 18 (5.13%) SSH
9 17 (4.84%) OpenLDAP
9 17 (4.84%) OpenVPN
10 7 (1.99%) HTTPS
11 6 (1.71%) LAN
11 6 (1.71%) LDAP
11 6 (1.71%) WAN
12 4 (1.14%) Network Security
12 4 (1.14%) SNMP
13 3 (0.85%) NAS
13 3 (0.85%) SAN
14 2 (0.57%) VoIP
14 2 (0.57%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (24.22%) MongoDB
2 82 (23.36%) PostgreSQL
3 74 (21.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 69 (19.66%) NoSQL
5 45 (12.82%) MySQL
6 30 (8.55%) Amazon RDS
7 20 (5.70%) Relational Database
8 19 (5.41%) RDBMS
9 18 (5.13%) Oracle Database
10 15 (4.27%) Hadoop
11 14 (3.99%) Big Data
12 10 (2.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (2.28%) Redis
14 7 (1.99%) Flink
15 5 (1.42%) InfluxDB
16 3 (0.85%) DataStax
16 3 (0.85%) SQL Server
17 2 (0.57%) RethinkDB
17 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 161 (45.87%) Jenkins
2 90 (25.64%) Git (software)
3 65 (18.52%) Maven
3 65 (18.52%) Sonatype Nexus
4 48 (13.68%) Mockito
5 43 (12.25%) Artifactory
6 40 (11.40%) JIRA
7 27 (7.69%) JUnit
8 26 (7.41%) SonarQube
9 24 (6.84%) Bitbucket
10 22 (6.27%) Selenium
11 21 (5.98%) Ant
12 17 (4.84%) Liquibase
13 16 (4.56%) GitLab
13 16 (4.56%) JMeter
13 16 (4.56%) Subversion
14 15 (4.27%) TeamCity
15 13 (3.70%) Cucumber
16 10 (2.85%) RSpec
17 8 (2.28%) Hudson
General
1 36 (10.26%) Finance
2 21 (5.98%) Banking
2 21 (5.98%) Games
3 19 (5.41%) Marketing
4 18 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.84%) Electronics
5 17 (4.84%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.42%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.85%) Publishing
7 3 (0.85%) Retail
8 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 131 (37.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 89 (25.36%) Developer
3 57 (16.24%) AWS DevOps
4 50 (14.25%) AWS Engineer
5 42 (11.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 38 (10.83%) Scala Developer
7 33 (9.40%) Java Developer
8 20 (5.70%) Consultant
8 20 (5.70%) Java Scala Developer
8 20 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
8 20 (5.70%) Senior Developer
8 20 (5.70%) Senior DevOps
8 20 (5.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 18 (5.13%) Agile Developer
9 18 (5.13%) Agile Java Developer
10 17 (4.84%) Python Developer
10 17 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
11 16 (4.56%) Architect
12 15 (4.27%) DevOps Consultant
13 13 (3.70%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (72.36%) Elastic Stack
2 77 (21.94%) RESTful
3 74 (21.08%) Web Services
4 59 (16.81%) Kafka
5 43 (12.25%) Sensu
6 39 (11.11%) Akka
7 33 (9.40%) Node.js
8 27 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
9 21 (5.98%) REST
10 20 (5.70%) JSON
11 17 (4.84%) MCollective
11 17 (4.84%) XML
12 15 (4.27%) Spring
13 13 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (3.70%) Spark Streaming
14 10 (2.85%) Django
14 10 (2.85%) Flask
14 10 (2.85%) jQuery
14 10 (2.85%) Middleware
14 10 (2.85%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.55%) Public Cloud
2 22 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (4.56%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.70%) BYOD
6 10 (2.85%) Blog
7 9 (2.56%) User Experience
7 9 (2.56%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.28%) PKI
9 6 (1.71%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.42%) DataPower
11 4 (1.14%) Cloud Native
11 4 (1.14%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.14%) Equities
11 4 (1.14%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.14%) Video on Demand
12 3 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.57%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (0.57%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 241 (68.66%) Linux
2 156 (44.44%) Unix
3 52 (14.81%) CentOS
4 32 (9.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (7.98%) Windows
6 18 (5.13%) CoreOS
7 10 (2.85%) Mac OS X
7 10 (2.85%) Ubuntu
8 8 (2.28%) Debian
9 7 (1.99%) Windows Server
10 5 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.14%) Fedora
12 3 (0.85%) AIX
13 2 (0.57%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (74.36%) DevOps
2 191 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (46.44%) Continuous Integration
4 98 (27.92%) Microservices
5 97 (27.64%) Load Balancing
6 96 (27.35%) Configuration Management
7 68 (19.37%) Kanban
8 62 (17.66%) TDD
9 61 (17.38%) High Availability
10 59 (16.81%) BDD
10 59 (16.81%) Open Source
10 59 (16.81%) Pair Programming
11 46 (13.11%) Domain-Driven Design
12 40 (11.40%) Scrum
13 37 (10.54%) Test Automation
14 35 (9.97%) Dependency Injection
15 31 (8.83%) Web Operations
16 30 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
17 29 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 198 (56.41%) Java
2 158 (45.01%) Python
3 113 (32.19%) Bash Shell
4 107 (30.48%) Ruby
5 73 (20.80%) SQL
6 64 (18.23%) Scala
7 48 (13.68%) Go
8 38 (10.83%) Shell Script
9 35 (9.97%) JavaScript
10 34 (9.69%) Groovy
11 22 (6.27%) Perl
12 16 (4.56%) PHP
13 9 (2.56%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.28%) R
15 7 (1.99%) Kotlin
15 7 (1.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 4 (1.14%) C
16 4 (1.14%) C#
17 2 (0.57%) C++
18 1 (0.28%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 128 (36.47%) Security Cleared
2 98 (27.92%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.99%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.99%) CCSP
4 7 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.99%) CREST Certified
5 6 (1.71%) Degree
5 6 (1.71%) MySQL Certification
6 5 (1.42%) CISSP
7 4 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.85%) CISA
8 3 (0.85%) CISM
8 3 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.85%) RHCE
9 2 (0.57%) SANS
9 2 (0.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.27%) QA
2 7 (1.99%) GPG13
3 3 (0.85%) SLA
4 2 (0.57%) FedRAMP
4 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 154 (43.87%) Docker
2 23 (6.55%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (5.41%) vCloud
4 18 (5.13%) Squid
5 17 (4.84%) Postfix
6 9 (2.56%) Apache Flume
6 9 (2.56%) etcd
7 8 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (1.99%) KVM
9 5 (1.42%) Active Directory
10 4 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (1.14%) Xen
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.85%) Samba
12 2 (0.57%) Firmware
12 2 (0.57%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.28%) flannel
13 1 (0.28%) HDFS
13 1 (0.28%) zsh
Systems Management
1 248 (70.66%) Kibana
2 145 (41.31%) Puppet
3 122 (34.76%) Ansible
3 122 (34.76%) Kubernetes
4 93 (26.50%) Grafana
5 69 (19.66%) Terraform
6 46 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
7 33 (9.40%) ZABBIX
8 30 (8.55%) HAProxy
9 28 (7.98%) Prometheus
10 24 (6.84%) Sysdig
11 23 (6.55%) Nagios
12 20 (5.70%) Rancher
13 18 (5.13%) Salt
14 17 (4.84%) Docker Swarm
15 16 (4.56%) Rsyslog
16 15 (4.27%) Fluentd
17 14 (3.99%) Consul
18 12 (3.42%) StatsD
19 11 (3.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 91 (25.93%) Splunk
2 63 (17.95%) AppDynamics
3 46 (13.11%) Oracle
4 30 (8.55%) VMware
5 18 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 17 (4.84%) SAP
6 17 (4.84%) Sonatype
7 14 (3.99%) Rackspace
7 14 (3.99%) SaltStack
8 10 (2.85%) IBM
9 8 (2.28%) AlienVault
9 8 (2.28%) Google
9 8 (2.28%) Qualys
10 7 (1.99%) EMC
11 5 (1.42%) CA
11 5 (1.42%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.42%) Micro Focus
11 5 (1.42%) Serena
11 5 (1.42%) Teradata
12 4 (1.14%) hybris