Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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.

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UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 570 513 653
Rank change year-on-year -57 +140 +150
Contract jobs citing logstash 299 310 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.71% 3.27% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 194 151
England median daily rate £575 £495 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.16% -1.00% +8.05%
10th Percentile £457 £375 £350
90th Percentile £683 £613 £575
UK median daily rate £570 £495 £500
% change year-on-year +15.15% -1.00% +10.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.00 £48.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -3.09% -
10th Percentile £37.75 £39.50 £43.85
90th Percentile £64.25 £47.00 £53.55
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £47.00 £48.50
% change year-on-year +6.38% -3.09% -

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 11,025 9,486 8,761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.82% 10.74% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,556 6,160 5,501
England median daily rate £495 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 304
England median hourly rate £17.32 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.41% - +1.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.38 £52.68
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +0.45%

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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 20 February 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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing logstash in England over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 February 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 -6 236 £575 +15.00% 26
Midlands +16 37 £569 +26.39% 4
West Midlands +26 34 £569 +26.39% 4
South East -26 15 £625 +47.06% 10
North of England +6 9 £400 -5.88% 3
North West -12 5 £400 - 3
East Midlands -3 3 £563 -6.25%
Yorkshire -9 2 £500 +11.11%
North East - 2 £275 -
South West +8 1 - -
East of England -14 1 £450 +38.46% 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 252 (84.28%) DevOps
2 216 (72.24%) Linux
3 214 (71.57%) Elastic Stack
4 208 (69.57%) Kibana
5 195 (65.22%) Elasticsearch
6 170 (56.86%) Amazon AWS
7 169 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
8 168 (56.19%) Continuous Integration
9 161 (53.85%) Java
10 156 (52.17%) Docker
11 150 (50.17%) Jenkins
12 143 (47.83%) Ansible
13 140 (46.82%) Unix
14 137 (45.82%) Python
15 134 (44.82%) Puppet
16 121 (40.47%) Kubernetes
17 116 (38.80%) Security Cleared
18 110 (36.79%) Bash Shell
19 92 (30.77%) Git (software)
19 92 (30.77%) Tomcat
20 87 (29.10%) Grafana
21 86 (28.76%) SC Cleared
22 84 (28.09%) Microservices
23 82 (27.42%) Terraform
24 81 (27.09%) Splunk
25 77 (25.75%) Load Balancing
26 69 (23.08%) SQL
26 69 (23.08%) RESTful
27 67 (22.41%) Ruby
27 67 (22.41%) 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
1 195 (65.22%) Elasticsearch
2 92 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 64 (21.40%) nginx
4 49 (16.39%) Apache
5 22 (7.36%) Confluence
6 14 (4.68%) Apache Spark
7 13 (4.35%) JBoss
8 7 (2.34%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.01%) IIS
9 6 (2.01%) Jetty
10 5 (1.67%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.00%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.67%) Drupal
12 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.33%) FileNet
13 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.33%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 170 (56.86%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (17.06%) Amazon EC2
3 43 (14.38%) Amazon S3
4 41 (13.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 39 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 28 (9.36%) Amazon ELB
7 25 (8.36%) Route 53
8 24 (8.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 23 (7.69%) GitHub
9 23 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (4.68%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (3.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 10 (3.34%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (2.68%) Serverless
14 7 (2.34%) AWS CloudTrail
15 4 (1.34%) Cloudflare
16 2 (0.67%) Rackspace Cloud
16 2 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.04%) DNS
2 38 (12.71%) SSL
2 38 (12.71%) TCP/IP
3 34 (11.37%) VPN
4 30 (10.03%) HTTP
5 29 (9.70%) Firewall
6 17 (5.69%) OpenLDAP
7 13 (4.35%) Internet
8 12 (4.01%) OpenVPN
8 12 (4.01%) SSH
9 3 (1.00%) NAS
9 3 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (1.00%) SAN
10 2 (0.67%) Network Security
10 2 (0.67%) SNMP
10 2 (0.67%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.07%) NoSQL
2 65 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
3 57 (19.06%) MongoDB
4 53 (17.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 33 (11.04%) Amazon RDS
5 33 (11.04%) MySQL
6 30 (10.03%) Hadoop
7 14 (4.68%) RDBMS
7 14 (4.68%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (3.01%) Big Data
10 8 (2.68%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.01%) Redis
12 5 (1.67%) SQL Server
13 2 (0.67%) Flink
13 2 (0.67%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.67%) InfluxDB
13 2 (0.67%) Pentaho
13 2 (0.67%) Star Schema
14 1 (0.33%) HBase
Development Applications
1 150 (50.17%) Jenkins
2 92 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 53 (17.73%) Sonatype Nexus
4 52 (17.39%) Mockito
5 43 (14.38%) Maven
6 40 (13.38%) Artifactory
7 36 (12.04%) JIRA
8 31 (10.37%) JUnit
9 23 (7.69%) SonarQube
10 19 (6.35%) Selenium
11 18 (6.02%) GitLab
11 18 (6.02%) JMeter
11 18 (6.02%) Subversion
12 16 (5.35%) Bitbucket
12 16 (5.35%) Cucumber
12 16 (5.35%) TeamCity
13 13 (4.35%) IntelliJ
14 12 (4.01%) Ant
14 12 (4.01%) Liquibase
15 11 (3.68%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (4.68%) Banking
2 12 (4.01%) Finance
2 12 (4.01%) Games
3 9 (3.01%) Marketing
4 7 (2.34%) Retail
5 6 (2.01%) Electronics
5 6 (2.01%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.67%) Front Office
6 5 (1.67%) Publishing
7 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 124 (41.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 70 (23.41%) Developer
3 51 (17.06%) AWS DevOps
4 37 (12.37%) Senior DevOps
5 36 (12.04%) Scala Developer
6 35 (11.71%) Java Developer
6 35 (11.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 34 (11.37%) AWS Engineer
8 30 (10.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 25 (8.36%) Consultant
10 23 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
11 22 (7.36%) Lead DevOps
12 19 (6.35%) Java Scala Developer
13 18 (6.02%) AWS Consultant
14 17 (5.69%) Agile Developer
14 17 (5.69%) Agile Java Developer
14 17 (5.69%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 17 (5.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
14 17 (5.69%) Senior Developer
14 17 (5.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (71.57%) Elastic Stack
2 69 (23.08%) RESTful
3 67 (22.41%) Kafka
3 67 (22.41%) Web Services
4 38 (12.71%) Sensu
5 37 (12.37%) Akka
6 27 (9.03%) LEMP Stack
7 21 (7.02%) JSON
8 18 (6.02%) Node.js
9 17 (5.69%) Spring
10 15 (5.02%) LAMP
11 14 (4.68%) Dropwizard
12 12 (4.01%) Grails
12 12 (4.01%) MCollective
12 12 (4.01%) OAuth
12 12 (4.01%) REST
13 10 (3.34%) SAML
14 9 (3.01%) .NET
14 9 (3.01%) jQuery
14 9 (3.01%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.04%) Public Cloud
2 18 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (3.34%) PKI
5 7 (2.34%) BYOD
5 7 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.01%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.01%) DataPower
7 5 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.00%) Blog
9 1 (0.33%) CMDB
9 1 (0.33%) Derivative
9 1 (0.33%) Equities
9 1 (0.33%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.33%) NHS
9 1 (0.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 216 (72.24%) Linux
2 140 (46.82%) Unix
3 66 (22.07%) CentOS
4 56 (18.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (11.04%) Windows
6 26 (8.70%) CoreOS
7 11 (3.68%) Ubuntu
8 10 (3.34%) Debian
9 6 (2.01%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.00%) AIX
10 3 (1.00%) Fedora
10 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.33%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (84.28%) DevOps
2 169 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (56.19%) Continuous Integration
4 84 (28.09%) Microservices
5 77 (25.75%) Load Balancing
6 66 (22.07%) Configuration Management
7 65 (21.74%) High Availability
8 64 (21.40%) TDD
9 61 (20.40%) BDD
10 60 (20.07%) Kanban
11 59 (19.73%) Test Automation
12 55 (18.39%) Pair Programming
13 50 (16.72%) Domain-Driven Design
13 50 (16.72%) Open Source
14 34 (11.37%) Continuous Delivery
14 34 (11.37%) Scrum
15 32 (10.70%) Dependency Injection
16 24 (8.03%) Protective Monitoring
17 22 (7.36%) Task Automation
17 22 (7.36%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 161 (53.85%) Java
2 137 (45.82%) Python
3 110 (36.79%) Bash Shell
4 69 (23.08%) SQL
5 67 (22.41%) Ruby
6 55 (18.39%) Scala
7 50 (16.72%) Groovy
8 49 (16.39%) Shell Script
9 38 (12.71%) Go
10 30 (10.03%) JavaScript
11 18 (6.02%) PowerShell
12 17 (5.69%) PHP
13 15 (5.02%) Perl
14 13 (4.35%) Kotlin
15 8 (2.68%) R
16 5 (1.67%) C#
17 3 (1.00%) C++
18 2 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 116 (38.80%) Security Cleared
2 86 (28.76%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.01%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.34%) CCSP
4 7 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.34%) CREST Certified
5 4 (1.34%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.00%) Degree
6 3 (1.00%) RHCE
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.02%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.67%) GCP
4 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 156 (52.17%) Docker
2 17 (5.69%) Squid
2 17 (5.69%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (5.02%) vCloud
4 12 (4.01%) Postfix
5 10 (3.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (3.01%) etcd
7 6 (2.01%) Apache Flume
8 5 (1.67%) HDFS
9 4 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (1.00%) KVM
10 3 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.00%) Samba
11 2 (0.67%) Firmware
11 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.33%) flannel
Systems Management
1 208 (69.57%) Kibana
2 143 (47.83%) Ansible
3 134 (44.82%) Puppet
4 121 (40.47%) Kubernetes
5 87 (29.10%) Grafana
6 82 (27.42%) Terraform
7 36 (12.04%) Nagios
8 35 (11.71%) Opscode Chef
9 34 (11.37%) ZABBIX
10 29 (9.70%) HAProxy
10 29 (9.70%) Prometheus
11 26 (8.70%) Sysdig
12 18 (6.02%) Consul
13 15 (5.02%) Graylog
13 15 (5.02%) Rancher
14 14 (4.68%) Packer
15 13 (4.35%) Fluentd
15 13 (4.35%) Graphite
15 13 (4.35%) Rundeck
16 12 (4.01%) StatsD
Vendors
1 81 (27.09%) Splunk
2 58 (19.40%) AppDynamics
3 39 (13.04%) Oracle
4 22 (7.36%) VMware
5 14 (4.68%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.01%) Sonatype
7 11 (3.68%) Google
8 10 (3.34%) CA
8 10 (3.34%) Micro Focus
8 10 (3.34%) SaltStack
8 10 (3.34%) Serena
9 9 (3.01%) Atlassian
9 9 (3.01%) Hortonworks
10 8 (2.68%) AlienVault
10 8 (2.68%) IBM
10 8 (2.68%) Qualys
11 7 (2.34%) New Relic
12 6 (2.01%) Rackspace
12 6 (2.01%) SAP
12 6 (2.01%) Teradata