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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 432 509 588
Rank change year-on-year +77 +79  
Contract jobs citing logstash 158 128 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.26% 0.066%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.39% 2.32% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 98 26
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £600 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

logstash is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4656 5516 4440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.82% 11.14% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3087 3626 2767
Median daily rate £488 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.50% +9.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 111 153
Median hourly rate £17.77 £28.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.53% +38.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing logstash as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +50 118 £513 +7.89% 15
South East +36 19 £500 +21.21% 4
East Midlands -3 8 £488 +21.87%
South West - 7 £388 -
North West +25 2 £650 +36.84%
West Midlands +20 2 £488 +10.79%
Midlands - 2 - -
East of England -9 1 - -
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UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 196 (81.67%) Elastic Stack
2 175 (72.92%) Kibana
3 169 (70.42%) DevOps
4 159 (66.25%) Elasticsearch
5 147 (61.25%) Linux
6 144 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
7 140 (58.33%) Python
8 120 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 114 (47.50%) Puppet
9 114 (47.50%) Docker
10 103 (42.92%) Ruby
11 102 (42.50%) Git (software)
12 101 (42.08%) Java
13 98 (40.83%) Jenkins
14 97 (40.42%) Ansible
15 84 (35.00%) Configuration Management
16 73 (30.42%) Continuous Integration
17 68 (28.33%) Kubernetes
18 65 (27.08%) Security Cleared
19 62 (25.83%) Bash Shell
20 59 (24.58%) SC Cleared
21 58 (24.17%) Open Source
21 58 (24.17%) Grafana
22 56 (23.33%) MongoDB
22 56 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
22 56 (23.33%) SQL
23 55 (22.92%) Scrum
24 53 (22.08%) Microservices
25 52 (21.67%) Splunk
25 52 (21.67%) DNS

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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
1 159 (66.25%) Elasticsearch
2 50 (20.83%) Apache
3 44 (18.33%) nginx
4 29 (12.08%) OpenStack
5 28 (11.67%) Tomcat
6 25 (10.42%) Confluence
7 11 (4.58%) Apache Spark
8 10 (4.17%) JBoss
9 8 (3.33%) Apache Solr
9 8 (3.33%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.08%) Mule
11 4 (1.67%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.83%) Documentum
13 2 (0.83%) Drupal
13 2 (0.83%) IIS
13 2 (0.83%) Jetty
13 2 (0.83%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.83%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 144 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (12.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 27 (11.25%) Amazon EC2
3 27 (11.25%) Amazon S3
4 26 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (10.00%) GitHub
6 22 (9.17%) Heroku
7 21 (8.75%) Amazon ELB
7 21 (8.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 14 (5.83%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 10 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (4.17%) Quay.io
11 9 (3.75%) PaaS
12 5 (2.08%) SaaS
13 4 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (1.25%) AWS CloudTrail
14 3 (1.25%) Datadog
14 3 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (21.67%) DNS
2 51 (21.25%) HTTP
3 47 (19.58%) TCP/IP
4 43 (17.92%) Firewall
5 30 (12.50%) SSL
6 21 (8.75%) LAN
6 21 (8.75%) WAN
7 14 (5.83%) OpenLDAP
7 14 (5.83%) SSH
8 13 (5.42%) VPN
9 12 (5.00%) HTTPS
10 11 (4.58%) Internet
10 11 (4.58%) OpenVPN
11 9 (3.75%) VoIP
12 8 (3.33%) Multicast
12 8 (3.33%) SNMP
13 7 (2.92%) Network Security
14 4 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
15 3 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
15 3 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (23.33%) MongoDB
2 50 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (16.25%) MySQL
4 30 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 28 (11.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 23 (9.58%) Redis
7 20 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
8 17 (7.08%) Hadoop
9 13 (5.42%) SQL Server
10 12 (5.00%) Big Data
11 7 (2.92%) DataStax
11 7 (2.92%) InfluxDB
12 5 (2.08%) MariaDB
13 4 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.67%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.67%) Flink
13 4 (1.67%) HBase
13 4 (1.67%) Sqoop
14 3 (1.25%) RethinkDB
15 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 102 (42.50%) Git (software)
2 98 (40.83%) Jenkins
3 31 (12.92%) Sonatype Nexus
4 30 (12.50%) Artifactory
5 27 (11.25%) JIRA
6 26 (10.83%) Maven
7 20 (8.33%) Ant
8 18 (7.50%) Bitbucket
8 18 (7.50%) JUnit
9 16 (6.67%) GitLab
10 14 (5.83%) RSpec
11 13 (5.42%) SonarQube
12 12 (5.00%) Mockito
13 11 (4.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (4.58%) Liquibase
14 9 (3.75%) Gradle
15 8 (3.33%) Cucumber
15 8 (3.33%) Subversion
15 8 (3.33%) TeamCity
15 8 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (9.58%) Finance
2 13 (5.42%) Banking
3 6 (2.50%) Games
3 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.08%) Marketing
5 4 (1.67%) Legal
6 3 (1.25%) Electronics
6 3 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.83%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.83%) Billing
7 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 96 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (17.50%) Developer
3 27 (11.25%) AWS Engineer
4 24 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 23 (9.58%) AWS DevOps
6 22 (9.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 16 (6.67%) Architect
7 16 (6.67%) Consultant
8 15 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 15 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 14 (5.83%) WebOps Engineer
10 13 (5.42%) Python Developer
10 13 (5.42%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) DevOps Consultant
13 8 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
13 8 (3.33%) Java Engineer
13 8 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
13 8 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 7 (2.92%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (81.67%) Elastic Stack
2 46 (19.17%) Node.js
3 43 (17.92%) Sensu
4 35 (14.58%) Web Services
5 31 (12.92%) Kafka
6 26 (10.83%) RabbitMQ
7 25 (10.42%) RESTful
8 22 (9.17%) REST
9 20 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
10 17 (7.08%) LAMP
11 16 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
12 15 (6.25%) React
13 11 (4.58%) MCollective
14 10 (4.17%) Spring
15 9 (3.75%) .NET
15 9 (3.75%) Akka
16 7 (2.92%) HTML
16 7 (2.92%) Middleware
16 7 (2.92%) SOAP
17 6 (2.50%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
2 17 (7.08%) Data Structures
3 12 (5.00%) Video on Demand
4 10 (4.17%) Cloud Native
4 10 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.92%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (2.92%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (2.50%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.08%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.25%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.25%) User Experience
11 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.83%) Digital TV
12 1 (0.42%) Blog
12 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.42%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 147 (61.25%) Linux
2 42 (17.50%) Unix
3 40 (16.67%) CentOS
4 38 (15.83%) Windows
5 13 (5.42%) CoreOS
5 13 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.33%) FreeBSD
6 8 (3.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (2.92%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.50%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.83%) Debian
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (70.42%) DevOps
2 120 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (35.00%) Configuration Management
4 73 (30.42%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (24.17%) Open Source
6 55 (22.92%) Scrum
7 53 (22.08%) Microservices
8 38 (15.83%) Load Balancing
8 38 (15.83%) TDD
9 33 (13.75%) Kanban
10 25 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
11 23 (9.58%) BDD
12 21 (8.75%) Software Engineering
13 20 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
14 17 (7.08%) High Availability
14 17 (7.08%) OO
15 16 (6.67%) Coaching
15 16 (6.67%) Performance Testing
15 16 (6.67%) Service Management
15 16 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 140 (58.33%) Python
2 103 (42.92%) Ruby
3 101 (42.08%) Java
4 62 (25.83%) Bash Shell
5 56 (23.33%) SQL
6 39 (16.25%) Perl
7 30 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 29 (12.08%) Go
9 23 (9.58%) Scala
10 22 (9.17%) PHP
11 14 (5.83%) Groovy
12 10 (4.17%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.33%) tcsh
14 7 (2.92%) Shell Script
15 6 (2.50%) C#
16 4 (1.67%) Clojure
17 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (27.08%) Security Cleared
2 59 (24.58%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.25%) CISSP
4 12 (5.00%) Degree
4 12 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (3.33%) SANS
5 8 (3.33%) SSCP
6 7 (2.92%) CISA
6 7 (2.92%) CISM
7 2 (0.83%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.42%) CCIE
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.50%) FedRAMP
1 6 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 114 (47.50%) Docker
2 19 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.25%) Squid
3 15 (6.25%) vCloud
3 15 (6.25%) Xen
4 14 (5.83%) KVM
4 14 (5.83%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (4.58%) etcd
5 11 (4.58%) flannel
5 11 (4.58%) Postfix
6 8 (3.33%) Active Directory
6 8 (3.33%) Samba
6 8 (3.33%) Snort
7 7 (2.92%) Apache Flume
7 7 (2.92%) Ceph
7 7 (2.92%) GlusterFS
7 7 (2.92%) HDFS
7 7 (2.92%) SkyDNS
8 6 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 175 (72.92%) Kibana
2 114 (47.50%) Puppet
3 97 (40.42%) Ansible
4 68 (28.33%) Kubernetes
5 58 (24.17%) Grafana
6 56 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
7 46 (19.17%) Terraform
8 43 (17.92%) Graphite
9 37 (15.42%) HAProxy
9 37 (15.42%) Nagios
10 26 (10.83%) ZABBIX
11 22 (9.17%) Prometheus
12 20 (8.33%) Sysdig
13 17 (7.08%) rkt
14 15 (6.25%) Rsyslog
15 11 (4.58%) Docker Swarm
15 11 (4.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 11 (4.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 11 (4.58%) Rancher
15 11 (4.58%) Salt
Vendors
1 52 (21.67%) Splunk
2 43 (17.92%) VMware
3 30 (12.50%) Oracle
4 29 (12.08%) Red Hat
5 22 (9.17%) AppDynamics
6 16 (6.67%) IBM
6 16 (6.67%) SaltStack
7 12 (5.00%) New Relic
8 11 (4.58%) Sonatype
9 10 (4.17%) LogRhythm
9 10 (4.17%) Rackspace
10 9 (3.75%) Apple
11 8 (3.33%) Atlassian
12 7 (2.92%) Ab Initio
12 7 (2.92%) Cloudera
13 6 (2.50%) Informatica
14 5 (2.08%) LANDesk
14 5 (2.08%) SAP
14 5 (2.08%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.67%) Google
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 days ago