Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 619 520 505
Rank change year-on-year -99 -15 +248
Contract jobs citing logstash 229 354 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.66% 3.17% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 252 224
England median daily rate £550 £531 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £405 £401 £338
90th Percentile £708 £627 £604
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
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 13,831 11,165 11,400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.52% 11.79% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,428 7,612 7,333
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 265 255
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.14 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.13% -23.84% +11.47%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.80 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.88 £47.70 £51.93
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +15.38%

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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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 -89 157 £566 +2.95% 20
Midlands +6 28 £438 -7.89% 3
South East -24 22 £475 +5.44% 5
East Midlands +19 16 £443 -1.67% 3
North of England -21 15 £405 -10.00% 5
North West -19 13 £400 +3.23% 4
West Midlands -23 12 £438 -12.50%
East of England 0 6 £500 - 4
South West -39 3 £400 +12.68%
Yorkshire -7 2 £550 +10.00% 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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.

1 211 (92.14%) Kibana
2 185 (80.79%) Elastic Stack
3 184 (80.35%) DevOps
4 183 (79.91%) Elasticsearch
5 135 (58.95%) Java
6 126 (55.02%) Jenkins
7 123 (53.71%) Python
8 118 (51.53%) Linux
9 113 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
10 111 (48.47%) Git (software)
11 109 (47.60%) Amazon AWS
12 97 (42.36%) Ansible
13 92 (40.17%) Continuous Integration
14 88 (38.43%) Docker
15 87 (37.99%) Puppet
16 79 (34.50%) Terraform
17 70 (30.57%) Microservices
18 66 (28.82%) Bash Shell
18 66 (28.82%) JavaScript
19 62 (27.07%) Apache
20 61 (26.64%) Kubernetes
21 55 (24.02%) MySQL
22 54 (23.58%) SQL
23 52 (22.71%) Maven
23 52 (22.71%) MongoDB
24 51 (22.27%) Test Automation
25 46 (20.09%) RESTful
25 46 (20.09%) Ruby
25 46 (20.09%) Microsoft Azure
26 45 (19.65%) Web Services

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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
1 183 (79.91%) Elasticsearch
2 62 (27.07%) Apache
3 29 (12.66%) Apache Spark
4 28 (12.23%) Tomcat
5 21 (9.17%) nginx
6 18 (7.86%) Confluence
7 17 (7.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 17 (7.42%) Apache Solr
8 15 (6.55%) IIS
9 14 (6.11%) WebSphere
10 12 (5.24%) Jetty
10 12 (5.24%) Mongrel
10 12 (5.24%) Mule
11 11 (4.80%) Jupyter
12 7 (3.06%) OpenStack
13 4 (1.75%) JBoss
14 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.87%) WildFly
15 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) HipChat
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 109 (47.60%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (20.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (15.28%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (14.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 32 (13.97%) GitHub
6 30 (13.10%) Amazon S3
7 28 (12.23%) Amazon ELB
8 20 (8.73%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (7.86%) Datadog
10 17 (7.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 14 (6.11%) Apigee
11 14 (6.11%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (5.24%) PaaS
12 12 (5.24%) SaaS
13 11 (4.80%) Sumo Logic
14 9 (3.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (3.06%) Sauce Labs
16 6 (2.62%) Serverless
17 5 (2.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 5 (2.18%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.97%) HTTP
2 22 (9.61%) DNS
3 14 (6.11%) SSL
4 13 (5.68%) Firewall
4 13 (5.68%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.37%) DAB
6 9 (3.93%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (3.93%) OpenVPN
6 9 (3.93%) SSH
7 6 (2.62%) VPN
8 5 (2.18%) HTTPS
8 5 (2.18%) LAN
8 5 (2.18%) WAN
9 4 (1.75%) Internet
9 4 (1.75%) SNMP
10 3 (1.31%) BGP
10 3 (1.31%) IPv6
10 3 (1.31%) MPLS
10 3 (1.31%) OSPF
10 3 (1.31%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (24.02%) MySQL
2 52 (22.71%) MongoDB
3 41 (17.90%) Hadoop
4 37 (16.16%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (12.23%) Big Data
6 22 (9.61%) InfluxDB
7 21 (9.17%) SQL Server
8 17 (7.42%) Amazon RDS
8 17 (7.42%) Apache Hive
8 17 (7.42%) Relational Database
9 15 (6.55%) HBase
10 14 (6.11%) Redis
11 12 (5.24%) NoSQL
11 12 (5.24%) RDBMS
12 10 (4.37%) Oracle Database
12 10 (4.37%) Presto
13 7 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (1.75%) Couchbase
14 4 (1.75%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 126 (55.02%) Jenkins
2 111 (48.47%) Git (software)
3 52 (22.71%) Maven
4 37 (16.16%) JIRA
5 35 (15.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 30 (13.10%) JMeter
7 28 (12.23%) Bitbucket
7 28 (12.23%) Selenium
7 28 (12.23%) SoapUI
8 23 (10.04%) Cucumber
8 23 (10.04%) Gradle
9 22 (9.61%) Artifactory
10 21 (9.17%) Ant
10 21 (9.17%) JUnit
11 20 (8.73%) Eclipse
11 20 (8.73%) NeoLoad
12 18 (7.86%) Mercurial
13 15 (6.55%) IntelliJ
14 14 (6.11%) MSBuild
14 14 (6.11%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (9.17%) Finance
2 20 (8.73%) Banking
3 11 (4.80%) Publishing
4 10 (4.37%) Marketing
5 7 (3.06%) Advertising
5 7 (3.06%) Retail
6 6 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.18%) Games
8 3 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.87%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Electronics
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (43.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 44 (19.21%) Developer
3 34 (14.85%) AWS DevOps
3 34 (14.85%) Java Developer
4 31 (13.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 31 (13.54%) AWS Engineer
5 23 (10.04%) Architect
6 16 (6.99%) Azure DevOps
7 15 (6.55%) Senior Developer
7 15 (6.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (6.11%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (5.68%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 13 (5.68%) Azure Engineer
10 12 (5.24%) Big Data Engineer
10 12 (5.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.80%) Tester
12 9 (3.93%) Data Engineer
13 8 (3.49%) DevOps Architect
13 8 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (80.79%) Elastic Stack
2 46 (20.09%) RESTful
3 45 (19.65%) Web Services
4 37 (16.16%) Spring Boot
5 33 (14.41%) Kafka
5 33 (14.41%) Sensu
5 33 (14.41%) Spring
6 30 (13.10%) XML
7 29 (12.66%) JSON
8 28 (12.23%) HTML
9 27 (11.79%) REST
10 26 (11.35%) CSS
11 22 (9.61%) JPA
11 22 (9.61%) Sass
12 21 (9.17%) AngularJS
13 20 (8.73%) ActiveMQ
13 20 (8.73%) Hibernate
13 20 (8.73%) JMS
14 18 (7.86%) Spring Batch
15 14 (6.11%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.73%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.24%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.18%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.18%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.18%) Video on Demand
5 3 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.31%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.87%) Blog
6 2 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.87%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.87%) User Experience
7 1 (0.44%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.44%) Derivative
7 1 (0.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.44%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.44%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.44%) FMCG
7 1 (0.44%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 118 (51.53%) Linux
2 45 (19.65%) Unix
3 38 (16.59%) CentOS
4 30 (13.10%) Windows
5 19 (8.30%) Debian
5 19 (8.30%) Ubuntu
6 16 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (5.24%) Fedora
8 8 (3.49%) Android
8 8 (3.49%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.31%) Mesosphere
10 2 (0.87%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.44%) RancherOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (80.35%) DevOps
2 113 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (40.17%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (30.57%) Microservices
5 51 (22.27%) Test Automation
6 43 (18.78%) TDD
7 42 (18.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 40 (17.47%) BDD
9 39 (17.03%) Deployment Automation
10 36 (15.72%) Open Source
11 34 (14.85%) Scrum
12 33 (14.41%) Load Balancing
13 24 (10.48%) Configuration Management
14 23 (10.04%) E-Commerce
14 23 (10.04%) Kanban
15 21 (9.17%) Continuous Deployment
16 20 (8.73%) UML
17 17 (7.42%) Content Management
17 17 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (6.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 135 (58.95%) Java
2 123 (53.71%) Python
3 66 (28.82%) Bash Shell
3 66 (28.82%) JavaScript
4 54 (23.58%) SQL
5 46 (20.09%) Ruby
6 41 (17.90%) Perl
7 26 (11.35%) Groovy
7 26 (11.35%) Scala
8 20 (8.73%) PL/SQL
9 18 (7.86%) Go
9 18 (7.86%) PowerShell
10 14 (6.11%) C#
11 13 (5.68%) PHP
12 10 (4.37%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.93%) Java 8
14 4 (1.75%) Kotlin
15 3 (1.31%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.87%) C++
16 2 (0.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (13.54%) Security Cleared
2 29 (12.66%) SC Cleared
3 19 (8.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (8.30%) Degree
4 6 (2.62%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.75%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.44%) CCNP
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.44%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.44%) GIAC
7 1 (0.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.11%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) GDPR
3 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (38.43%) Docker
2 19 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.24%) VirtualBox
4 11 (4.80%) Hyper-V
5 9 (3.93%) KVM
5 9 (3.93%) Postfix
5 9 (3.93%) Squid
5 9 (3.93%) vCloud
5 9 (3.93%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.62%) Xen
7 3 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (1.31%) etcd
7 3 (1.31%) flannel
8 2 (0.87%) HDFS
9 1 (0.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 211 (92.14%) Kibana
2 97 (42.36%) Ansible
3 87 (37.99%) Puppet
4 79 (34.50%) Terraform
5 61 (26.64%) Kubernetes
6 40 (17.47%) Nagios
7 38 (16.59%) ZABBIX
8 37 (16.16%) Opscode Chef
9 32 (13.97%) Grafana
10 23 (10.04%) Uchiwa
11 18 (7.86%) Pingdom
12 15 (6.55%) Salt
13 14 (6.11%) Graphite
14 13 (5.68%) Docker Swarm
14 13 (5.68%) Packer
15 12 (5.24%) Graylog
15 12 (5.24%) Hadoop YARN
15 12 (5.24%) Prometheus
16 9 (3.93%) collectd
16 9 (3.93%) Consul
Vendors
1 39 (17.03%) Oracle
2 37 (16.16%) Splunk
3 36 (15.72%) AppDynamics
4 32 (13.97%) New Relic
5 30 (13.10%) VMware
6 28 (12.23%) Google
7 26 (11.35%) Microsoft
8 24 (10.48%) Red Hat
9 21 (9.17%) hybris
10 18 (7.86%) PagerDuty
11 17 (7.42%) Adobe
12 14 (6.11%) Hortonworks
13 11 (4.80%) SaltStack
14 9 (3.93%) Sonatype
15 6 (2.62%) SAP
16 5 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
16 5 (2.18%) ServiceNow
17 4 (1.75%) Cadence
17 4 (1.75%) Cisco
17 4 (1.75%) MuleSoft