Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 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.

logstash
UK > England
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 588 678 589
Rank change year-on-year +90 -89 -1
Contract jobs citing logstash 77 176 290
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.97% 1.32% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 90 234
Median daily rate £456 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.05% -4.35% +15.58%
10th Percentile £368 £387 £463
90th Percentile £588 £660 £700
UK median daily rate £488 £548 £575
% change year-on-year -11.00% -4.74% +15.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -25.53%
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -25.53%

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 7,916 13,349 12,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.48% 15.06% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,249 8,964 8,130
Median daily rate £500 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £281
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £483
% change year-on-year - +3.63% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 317 260
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +6.86% -13.58%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £50.00 £47.53
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -13.58%

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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 7 April 2020.

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 7 April 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 +58 50 £536 -2.64% 11
East of England +38 11 £380 -24.00%
North of England +64 7 £450 -17.43% 4
North West +31 5 £553 +1.33% 4
South East +100 4 £450 -29.69% 2
South West - 3 £475 - 2
Midlands +64 2 £450 -5.26% 1
West Midlands +61 2 £450 -18.18% 1
North East +33 2 £450 -13.88%
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 56 (72.73%) Elastic Stack
2 49 (63.64%) Kibana
3 41 (53.25%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (53.25%) Linux
4 39 (50.65%) DevOps
5 38 (49.35%) Security Cleared
6 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (42.86%) Java
8 31 (40.26%) Python
8 31 (40.26%) SC Cleared
9 30 (38.96%) Terraform
10 29 (37.66%) Jenkins
11 28 (36.36%) Kafka
12 24 (31.17%) Docker
13 23 (29.87%) Ansible
14 21 (27.27%) Bash Shell
15 20 (25.97%) AWS
15 20 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (25.97%) Kubernetes
16 19 (24.68%) Azure
16 19 (24.68%) Unix
17 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
18 17 (22.08%) Oracle
19 15 (19.48%) Go
20 13 (16.88%) Big Data
20 13 (16.88%) RESTful
20 13 (16.88%) JIRA
21 12 (15.58%) WebLogic
21 12 (15.58%) SQL
21 12 (15.58%) Middleware

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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 41 (53.25%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (15.58%) WebLogic
3 11 (14.29%) Apache
4 10 (12.99%) nginx
5 6 (7.79%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.19%) Apache Spark
7 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (2.60%) IIS
8 2 (2.60%) JBoss
9 1 (1.30%) Confluence
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.97%) AWS
2 19 (24.68%) Azure
3 11 (14.29%) GCP
4 8 (10.39%) PaaS
5 6 (7.79%) Serverless
6 5 (6.49%) GitHub
6 5 (6.49%) OpenShift
7 3 (3.90%) Datadog
8 2 (2.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (2.60%) Azure Functions
8 2 (2.60%) Heroku
9 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.30%) IaaS
9 1 (1.30%) SaaS
9 1 (1.30%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) DNS
1 4 (5.19%) Kerberos
1 4 (5.19%) SSL
2 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.60%) DHCP
3 2 (2.60%) Firewall
3 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 2 (2.60%) SMTP
4 1 (1.30%) HTTP
4 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.30%) Network Security
4 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) Big Data
2 9 (11.69%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.09%) Flink
5 6 (7.79%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (6.49%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.19%) Data Lake
7 4 (5.19%) HBase
7 4 (5.19%) JanusGraph
8 3 (3.90%) MySQL
8 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (37.66%) Jenkins
2 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
3 13 (16.88%) JIRA
4 8 (10.39%) CA Gen
5 7 (9.09%) Artifactory
6 6 (7.79%) GitLab
6 6 (7.79%) Maven
7 3 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.90%) JMeter
8 2 (2.60%) CF BOSH
8 2 (2.60%) JUnit
8 2 (2.60%) REST Assured
8 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.30%) Burp Suite
9 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.30%) Cypress.io
9 1 (1.30%) Postman
9 1 (1.30%) Protractor
9 1 (1.30%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Developer
2 24 (31.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (7.79%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (7.79%) Software Developer
4 4 (5.19%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (5.19%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (5.19%) Designer
4 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
4 4 (5.19%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (5.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (3.90%) Agile Tester
5 3 (3.90%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (3.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (3.90%) Consultant
5 3 (3.90%) Data Engineer
5 3 (3.90%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (3.90%) Java Developer
5 3 (3.90%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 3 (3.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (3.90%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (72.73%) Elastic Stack
2 28 (36.36%) Kafka
3 13 (16.88%) RESTful
4 12 (15.58%) Middleware
4 12 (15.58%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (14.29%) J2EE
5 11 (14.29%) Web Services
6 8 (10.39%) JSON
7 7 (9.09%) XML
8 6 (7.79%) Spring
9 5 (6.49%) Spring Boot
10 4 (5.19%) LDAP
11 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.60%) CSS
11 2 (2.60%) HTML
11 2 (2.60%) Node.js
11 2 (2.60%) OAuth
11 2 (2.60%) OAuth2
11 2 (2.60%) RESTEasy
11 2 (2.60%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.79%) Cloud Native
2 6 (7.79%) Clustering
2 6 (7.79%) Replication
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 41 (53.25%) Linux
2 19 (24.68%) Unix
3 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.09%) CentOS
4 7 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (3.90%) CoreOS
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) DevOps
2 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure as Code
4 12 (15.58%) Process Improvement
5 11 (14.29%) OO
5 11 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 10 (12.99%) Configuration Management
6 10 (12.99%) RUP
7 9 (11.69%) Scrum
7 9 (11.69%) Visualisation
8 8 (10.39%) Build Automation
8 8 (10.39%) Open Source
9 7 (9.09%) API Design
9 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.79%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.79%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.49%) Immutable Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.86%) Java
2 31 (40.26%) Python
3 21 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 15 (19.48%) Go
5 12 (15.58%) SQL
6 11 (14.29%) Groovy
7 10 (12.99%) Perl
7 10 (12.99%) Shell Script
8 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
9 6 (7.79%) Ruby
10 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
11 4 (5.19%) C
12 2 (2.60%) PHP
13 1 (1.30%) C#
13 1 (1.30%) Elixir
13 1 (1.30%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 38 (49.35%) Security Cleared
2 31 (40.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.60%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 24 (31.17%) Docker
2 10 (12.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) NFS
3 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (63.64%) Kibana
2 30 (38.96%) Terraform
3 23 (29.87%) Ansible
4 20 (25.97%) Kubernetes
5 11 (14.29%) Puppet
6 9 (11.69%) Grafana
7 8 (10.39%) Consul
7 8 (10.39%) Packer
8 5 (6.49%) Prometheus
9 4 (5.19%) Nagios
9 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (2.60%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (2.60%) Cacti
10 2 (2.60%) collectd
10 2 (2.60%) Ganglia
10 2 (2.60%) Graphite
10 2 (2.60%) Zipkin
11 1 (1.30%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle
2 12 (15.58%) New Relic
3 10 (12.99%) BEA
3 10 (12.99%) Informatica
3 10 (12.99%) Pega
3 10 (12.99%) webMethods
4 8 (10.39%) Axway
5 7 (9.09%) Splunk
6 6 (7.79%) Google
7 4 (5.19%) Cloudera
7 4 (5.19%) Hortonworks
7 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.90%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.60%) BMC
9 2 (2.60%) Dynatrace
9 2 (2.60%) HP
9 2 (2.60%) VMware
10 1 (1.30%) Juniper
10 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds