Period
to 16 May 2021

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 16 May 2021 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.

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UK > England
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 555 543 677
Rank change year-on-year -12 +134 -42
Contract jobs citing logstash 47 64 148
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.65% 0.96% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 75
10th Percentile £425 £366 £413
25th Percentile £500 £418 £481
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £506 £463 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.30% -15.91% -4.35%
75th Percentile £581 £577 £606
90th Percentile £600 £592 £645
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £548
% change year-on-year +2.56% -11.00% -4.74%

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 7,180 6,653 12,477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.91% 14.87% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,129 4,647 8,524
10th Percentile £341 £281 £313
25th Percentile £420 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% - +0.50%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £600
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 162 283
10th Percentile £15.10 £12.42 £12.00
25th Percentile £18.00 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate £24.00 £18.85 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +27.32% +1.89% +5.71%
75th Percentile £53.00 £25.29 £32.13
90th Percentile £61.94 £47.23 £49.50
UK median hourly rate £39.50 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +102.56% +5.41% +5.71%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for logstash in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for logstash in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing logstash in England over the 6 months to 16 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for logstash in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

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 16 May 2021. 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 -62 13 £475 -9.52% 8
South East +29 3 £510 +17.58%
Midlands +1 2 £395 -5.67% 2
North of England +21 1 £625 +16.28% 1
North West +6 1 £625 - 1
West Midlands -4 1 £450 +7.46% 2
East Midlands - 1 £340 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 16 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing logstash 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 logstash.

1 44 (93.62%) Kibana
2 38 (80.85%) Elastic Stack
3 37 (78.72%) Docker
4 35 (74.47%) AWS
5 31 (65.96%) Git (software)
5 31 (65.96%) DevOps
5 31 (65.96%) Kubernetes
6 29 (61.70%) Azure
6 29 (61.70%) Kafka
6 29 (61.70%) Jenkins
6 29 (61.70%) Python
7 27 (57.45%) Finance
7 27 (57.45%) Consul
8 26 (55.32%) Grafana
8 26 (55.32%) Prometheus
8 26 (55.32%) Bash Shell
9 23 (48.94%) Terraform
9 23 (48.94%) Microservices
10 22 (46.81%) Infrastructure as Code
10 22 (46.81%) Public Sector
10 22 (46.81%) Visualisation
10 22 (46.81%) Telecoms
10 22 (46.81%) Perl
11 21 (44.68%) SAP
11 21 (44.68%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (44.68%) Manufacturing
11 21 (44.68%) Programme Management
11 21 (44.68%) Electronics
11 21 (44.68%) Marketing
11 21 (44.68%) Digital Marketing

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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 14 (29.79%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (12.77%) Confluence
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.38%) nginx
5 1 (2.13%) Jetty
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 35 (74.47%) AWS
2 29 (61.70%) Azure
3 21 (44.68%) Amazon EKS
4 6 (12.77%) PaaS
4 6 (12.77%) SaaS
5 4 (8.51%) GitHub
6 3 (6.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (4.26%) GCP
8 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.13%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.13%) Cloudflare
8 1 (2.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
4 1 (2.13%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.13%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 31 (65.96%) Git (software)
2 29 (61.70%) Jenkins
3 11 (23.40%) Artifactory
3 11 (23.40%) GitLab
4 7 (14.89%) IntelliJ
4 7 (14.89%) JIRA
4 7 (14.89%) JUnit
5 6 (12.77%) Gatling
5 6 (12.77%) LoadRunner
5 6 (12.77%) PyCharm
5 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
5 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio Code
6 5 (10.64%) Maven
7 3 (6.38%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.13%) Flyway
8 1 (2.13%) JMeter
8 1 (2.13%) Log4j
8 1 (2.13%) Selenium
8 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (57.45%) Finance
2 22 (46.81%) Public Sector
2 22 (46.81%) Telecoms
3 21 (44.68%) Electronics
3 21 (44.68%) Manufacturing
3 21 (44.68%) Marketing
4 3 (6.38%) Social Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Front Office
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Senior DevOps
3 10 (21.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Automation Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Designer
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) React Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (80.85%) Elastic Stack
2 29 (61.70%) Kafka
3 8 (17.02%) Node.js
4 6 (12.77%) REST
5 5 (10.64%) Spring Boot
6 4 (8.51%) React
6 4 (8.51%) Spring
7 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.26%) RESTful
7 2 (4.26%) Web Services
8 1 (2.13%) Dropwizard
8 1 (2.13%) Grok
8 1 (2.13%) HTML
8 1 (2.13%) HTML5
8 1 (2.13%) JPA
8 1 (2.13%) JSON
8 1 (2.13%) Keycloak
8 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Public Cloud
2 6 (12.77%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (12.77%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) DevOps
2 23 (48.94%) Microservices
3 22 (46.81%) Infrastructure as Code
3 22 (46.81%) Visualisation
4 21 (44.68%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (44.68%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (44.68%) Programme Management
5 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
6 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (19.15%) OWASP
7 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
9 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Automation
9 6 (12.77%) Kanban
10 5 (10.64%) Deployment Automation
10 5 (10.64%) SDLC
11 4 (8.51%) Open Source
12 3 (6.38%) BDD
13 2 (4.26%) Machine Learning
13 2 (4.26%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Python
2 26 (55.32%) Bash Shell
3 22 (46.81%) Perl
4 10 (21.28%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) Ruby
6 7 (14.89%) Go
7 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.38%) SQL
9 1 (2.13%) Groovy
9 1 (2.13%) R
9 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 17 (36.17%) SC Cleared
3 11 (23.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (23.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (78.72%) Docker
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 44 (93.62%) Kibana
2 31 (65.96%) Kubernetes
3 27 (57.45%) Consul
4 26 (55.32%) Grafana
4 26 (55.32%) Prometheus
5 23 (48.94%) Terraform
6 21 (44.68%) Fluentd
6 21 (44.68%) Istio
6 21 (44.68%) Rancher
7 16 (34.04%) Ansible
8 8 (17.02%) Puppet
9 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (2.13%) Graphite
10 1 (2.13%) Icinga
10 1 (2.13%) Nagios
10 1 (2.13%) RANCID
10 1 (2.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) AppDynamics
1 21 (44.68%) SAP
1 21 (44.68%) Splunk
2 18 (38.30%) Google
3 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.77%) VMware
5 3 (6.38%) Hortonworks
5 3 (6.38%) New Relic
6 2 (4.26%) Dynatrace
6 2 (4.26%) Informatica
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Cloudera