Period
to 20 August 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 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 621 526 565
Rank change year-on-year -95 +39 +195
Contract jobs citing logstash 219 313 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.70% 3.09% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 202 194
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £406 £363 £361
90th Percentile £709 £600 £606
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
England median hourly rate - £47.00 £51.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.07% -
UK median hourly rate - £47.00 £51.13
% change year-on-year - -8.07% -

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 12,868 10,135 11,453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.79% 11.49% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,692 6,765 7,466
England median daily rate £493 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £294 £275 £266
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 222 230
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -20.45% +7.32%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.53 £12.98
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £48.83
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% -22.22% +11.47%

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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 August 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 20 August 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 -80 161 £575 +9.52% 29
South East -18 21 £465 +3.28% 8
Midlands -19 21 £425 -10.53%
West Midlands -16 11 £444 -6.58%
East Midlands -6 10 £410 -11.35%
North of England -32 10 £475 +11.76% 2
North West -20 7 £400 -3.03% 1
East of England -5 6 £413 -
Yorkshire -11 2 £550 +10.00% 1
South West -33 1 £400 +12.68% 1
North East - 1 - -
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UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 186 (84.93%) Elastic Stack
2 185 (84.47%) Kibana
3 177 (80.82%) DevOps
4 164 (74.89%) Elasticsearch
5 133 (60.73%) Python
6 131 (59.82%) Linux
7 117 (53.42%) Git (software)
8 112 (51.14%) Jenkins
9 110 (50.23%) Amazon AWS
9 110 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
10 107 (48.86%) Puppet
11 106 (48.40%) Java
12 101 (46.12%) Ansible
13 98 (44.75%) Docker
14 96 (43.84%) Bash Shell
15 90 (41.10%) Continuous Integration
16 78 (35.62%) Ruby
17 74 (33.79%) Microservices
17 74 (33.79%) Kubernetes
18 70 (31.96%) Terraform
18 70 (31.96%) MongoDB
19 59 (26.94%) Grafana
19 59 (26.94%) MySQL
20 58 (26.48%) Load Balancing
21 56 (25.57%) Artifactory
22 55 (25.11%) Perl
23 54 (24.66%) PostgreSQL
24 53 (24.20%) nginx
25 50 (22.83%) Apache
26 49 (22.37%) Sensu

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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
1 164 (74.89%) Elasticsearch
2 53 (24.20%) nginx
3 50 (22.83%) Apache
4 28 (12.79%) Tomcat
5 18 (8.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 16 (7.31%) Confluence
7 14 (6.39%) Apache Spark
8 12 (5.48%) IIS
9 11 (5.02%) WebSphere
10 10 (4.57%) Jetty
10 10 (4.57%) Jupyter
10 10 (4.57%) Mongrel
11 9 (4.11%) OpenStack
12 8 (3.65%) Apache Solr
13 6 (2.74%) JBoss
14 5 (2.28%) IPython
15 2 (0.91%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.91%) Mule
15 2 (0.91%) WebLogic
16 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 110 (50.23%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (15.98%) Amazon EC2
2 35 (15.98%) GitHub
3 34 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (15.07%) Amazon S3
5 28 (12.79%) Amazon ELB
6 25 (11.42%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (10.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (8.68%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (6.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (5.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 12 (5.48%) Sumo Logic
11 9 (4.11%) Sauce Labs
12 7 (3.20%) Route 53
13 6 (2.74%) Google App Engine
13 6 (2.74%) PaaS
13 6 (2.74%) Rackspace Cloud
14 5 (2.28%) IaaS
14 5 (2.28%) SaaS
15 4 (1.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 45 (20.55%) DNS
2 44 (20.09%) SSL
3 35 (15.98%) Firewall
3 35 (15.98%) HTTP
4 34 (15.53%) TCP/IP
5 16 (7.31%) Internet
6 9 (4.11%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (4.11%) OpenVPN
6 9 (4.11%) SSH
7 7 (3.20%) HTTPS
8 6 (2.74%) Calico
9 4 (1.83%) DAB
9 4 (1.83%) LAN
9 4 (1.83%) WAN
10 3 (1.37%) SNMP
10 3 (1.37%) VPN
10 3 (1.37%) Wireless
11 2 (0.91%) Junos
11 2 (0.91%) MPLS
11 2 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (31.96%) MongoDB
2 59 (26.94%) MySQL
3 54 (24.66%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (10.96%) Hadoop
5 19 (8.68%) Big Data
5 19 (8.68%) InfluxDB
6 18 (8.22%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.57%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.65%) Apache Hive
8 8 (3.65%) HBase
8 8 (3.65%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.20%) Redis
9 7 (3.20%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.20%) SQL Server
10 6 (2.74%) Presto
11 5 (2.28%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.37%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.37%) Spark SQL
12 3 (1.37%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 117 (53.42%) Git (software)
2 112 (51.14%) Jenkins
3 56 (25.57%) Artifactory
4 46 (21.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 30 (13.70%) Maven
6 27 (12.33%) Bitbucket
6 27 (12.33%) Cucumber
6 27 (12.33%) JIRA
7 22 (10.05%) JUnit
8 19 (8.68%) Ant
8 19 (8.68%) Vagrant
9 16 (7.31%) GitLab
10 14 (6.39%) JMeter
10 14 (6.39%) SoapUI
11 13 (5.94%) Gradle
11 13 (5.94%) Mockito
12 12 (5.48%) Mercurial
12 12 (5.48%) TeamCity
13 11 (5.02%) IntelliJ
14 10 (4.57%) CruiseControl
General
1 20 (9.13%) Banking
2 13 (5.94%) Finance
3 10 (4.57%) Marketing
4 8 (3.65%) Front Office
5 7 (3.20%) Advertising
5 7 (3.20%) Publishing
6 6 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.37%) Games
7 3 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
9 1 (0.46%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
9 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (48.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (15.98%) AWS DevOps
3 34 (15.53%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (15.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 30 (13.70%) Developer
6 21 (9.59%) Java Developer
7 13 (5.94%) Tester
8 12 (5.48%) Consultant
8 12 (5.48%) Lead DevOps
9 11 (5.02%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 10 (4.57%) DevOps Consultant
10 10 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (4.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 10 (4.57%) Operations Engineer
10 10 (4.57%) Senior DevOps
11 9 (4.11%) Agile Tester
11 9 (4.11%) Big Data Engineer
12 8 (3.65%) Analyst
12 8 (3.65%) Linux Support
12 8 (3.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (84.93%) Elastic Stack
2 49 (22.37%) Sensu
3 36 (16.44%) RESTful
4 33 (15.07%) Kafka
5 29 (13.24%) Web Services
6 27 (12.33%) RabbitMQ
7 22 (10.05%) LEMP Stack
7 22 (10.05%) Spring
7 22 (10.05%) Spring Boot
8 19 (8.68%) ActiveMQ
8 19 (8.68%) Dropwizard
9 16 (7.31%) AngularJS
10 15 (6.85%) Node.js
11 13 (5.94%) XML
12 12 (5.48%) JSON
13 11 (5.02%) REST
14 10 (4.57%) Java EE
14 10 (4.57%) JRuby
14 10 (4.57%) Servlets
15 9 (4.11%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.87%) Linux Command Line
2 15 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.02%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.28%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.28%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.28%) User Experience
6 4 (1.83%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.83%) Replication
6 4 (1.83%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.91%) Derivative
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.91%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.91%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.46%) Blog
9 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.46%) FMCG
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 131 (59.82%) Linux
2 46 (21.00%) Unix
3 40 (18.26%) CentOS
4 31 (14.16%) Windows
5 16 (7.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (6.85%) Ubuntu
7 14 (6.39%) Debian
8 10 (4.57%) Fedora
9 8 (3.65%) CoreOS
10 3 (1.37%) Android
10 3 (1.37%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.91%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (80.82%) DevOps
2 110 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (41.10%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (33.79%) Microservices
5 58 (26.48%) Load Balancing
6 47 (21.46%) Configuration Management
7 44 (20.09%) Open Source
8 38 (17.35%) Deployment Automation
9 37 (16.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 35 (15.98%) Test Automation
11 33 (15.07%) TDD
12 32 (14.61%) BDD
13 27 (12.33%) Task Automation
14 22 (10.05%) Performance Measurement
15 21 (9.59%) E-Commerce
15 21 (9.59%) Kanban
15 21 (9.59%) Scrum
16 19 (8.68%) Protective Monitoring
17 18 (8.22%) Content Management
18 15 (6.85%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (60.73%) Python
2 106 (48.40%) Java
3 96 (43.84%) Bash Shell
4 78 (35.62%) Ruby
5 55 (25.11%) Perl
6 43 (19.63%) JavaScript
7 38 (17.35%) SQL
8 31 (14.16%) Groovy
9 26 (11.87%) Go
10 23 (10.50%) Scala
11 20 (9.13%) Shell Script
12 15 (6.85%) PowerShell
13 10 (4.57%) PHP
14 9 (4.11%) C#
15 8 (3.65%) Kotlin
16 7 (3.20%) Java 8
17 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.91%) Bourne shell
18 2 (0.91%) C
18 2 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (18.72%) Security Cleared
2 39 (17.81%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.11%) Degree
4 6 (2.74%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.02%) QA
2 9 (4.11%) GCP
3 1 (0.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 98 (44.75%) Docker
2 15 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.02%) KVM
4 10 (4.57%) VirtualBox
5 9 (4.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (4.11%) Postfix
5 9 (4.11%) Squid
5 9 (4.11%) vCloud
5 9 (4.11%) Xen
6 8 (3.65%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (3.20%) etcd
7 7 (3.20%) flannel
8 5 (2.28%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 185 (84.47%) Kibana
2 107 (48.86%) Puppet
3 101 (46.12%) Ansible
4 74 (33.79%) Kubernetes
5 70 (31.96%) Terraform
6 59 (26.94%) Grafana
7 39 (17.81%) HAProxy
8 37 (16.89%) Nagios
9 35 (15.98%) ZABBIX
10 30 (13.70%) Opscode Chef
11 22 (10.05%) Prometheus
11 22 (10.05%) Uchiwa
12 18 (8.22%) Pingdom
13 15 (6.85%) Sysdig
14 12 (5.48%) Packer
14 12 (5.48%) Salt
15 11 (5.02%) Graylog
16 9 (4.11%) Docker Swarm
16 9 (4.11%) Graphite
16 9 (4.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 43 (19.63%) Splunk
2 36 (16.44%) AppDynamics
3 34 (15.53%) New Relic
4 26 (11.87%) Google
4 26 (11.87%) VMware
5 21 (9.59%) Oracle
6 20 (9.13%) hybris
7 18 (8.22%) Adobe
7 18 (8.22%) PagerDuty
7 18 (8.22%) Red Hat
8 17 (7.76%) Microsoft
9 11 (5.02%) Hortonworks
10 9 (4.11%) Sonatype
11 7 (3.20%) SaltStack
12 6 (2.74%) Percona
12 6 (2.74%) Rackspace
13 5 (2.28%) Perforce
13 5 (2.28%) SAP
14 4 (1.83%) Atlassian
14 4 (1.83%) SolarWinds