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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
logstash
UK / England
Rank 499 442 583
Rank change year-on-year -57 +141  
Contract jobs citing logstash 86 174 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.35% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.07% 3.80% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 121 9
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £401 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £570 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £494 £400
% change year-on-year -13.92% +23.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 £50.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.93% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.50 -

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 4160 4580 4083
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.95% 9.34% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2789 2927 2430
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 123 165
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.86 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

logstash
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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 -32 51 £488 -2.50% 7
North West +39 14 £425 -16.04% 1
South East +13 10 £375 -3.22% 3
South West +7 6 - -
West Midlands +7 4 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
logstash
UK

logstash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (76.86%) Kibana
2 188 (73.73%) Linux
3 186 (72.94%) Elastic Stack
4 183 (71.76%) Elasticsearch
5 166 (65.10%) DevOps
6 132 (51.76%) Amazon AWS
7 125 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
8 123 (48.24%) Ansible
9 121 (47.45%) Jenkins
10 116 (45.49%) Git (software)
10 116 (45.49%) Python
11 114 (44.71%) Puppet
12 108 (42.35%) Continuous Integration
13 106 (41.57%) Docker
14 85 (33.33%) Configuration Management
15 84 (32.94%) PostgreSQL
16 82 (32.16%) Security Cleared
16 82 (32.16%) Java
17 75 (29.41%) SC Cleared
18 73 (28.63%) Ruby
19 69 (27.06%) VMware
19 69 (27.06%) Apache
20 66 (25.88%) Scrum
20 66 (25.88%) Opscode Chef
21 65 (25.49%) nginx
22 62 (24.31%) ZABBIX
23 60 (23.53%) Open Source
24 58 (22.75%) Microsoft Azure
25 57 (22.35%) JIRA
26 56 (21.96%) Windows

logstash
Top Related 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 (71.76%) Elasticsearch
2 69 (27.06%) Apache
3 65 (25.49%) nginx
4 40 (15.69%) Tomcat
5 39 (15.29%) Confluence
6 21 (8.24%) OpenStack
7 16 (6.27%) Jetty
8 14 (5.49%) JBoss
9 13 (5.10%) Mule ESB
10 12 (4.71%) WildFly
11 9 (3.53%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (2.75%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.96%) Apache Spark
13 5 (1.96%) Drupal
14 4 (1.57%) Apache Solr
15 3 (1.18%) Apache ServiceMix
16 2 (0.78%) Alfresco
16 2 (0.78%) Apache Pig
16 2 (0.78%) IIS
16 2 (0.78%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (7.45%) HipChat
2 6 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.57%) MS Office
3 4 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 132 (51.76%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (22.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (9.02%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (8.63%) Amazon S3
5 21 (8.24%) GitHub
5 21 (8.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 17 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 16 (6.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (5.49%) Amazon ELB
9 13 (5.10%) PaaS
10 8 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (2.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (2.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (1.96%) Google Analytics
14 4 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (1.57%) Heroku
14 4 (1.57%) Route 53
15 2 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.61%) DNS
2 42 (16.47%) Firewall
3 41 (16.08%) TCP/IP
4 37 (14.51%) VPN
5 33 (12.94%) HTTP
6 32 (12.55%) Reverse Proxy
7 28 (10.98%) SSH
8 26 (10.20%) OpenLDAP
8 26 (10.20%) OpenVPN
9 18 (7.06%) SSL
10 14 (5.49%) SNMP
11 13 (5.10%) IPsec
12 10 (3.92%) LAN
12 10 (3.92%) Multicast
12 10 (3.92%) VoIP
12 10 (3.92%) WAN
13 9 (3.53%) DMZ
13 9 (3.53%) Internet
14 5 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (1.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (32.94%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (18.82%) MySQL
3 41 (16.08%) MongoDB
4 30 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 26 (10.20%) Hadoop
6 25 (9.80%) Redis
7 16 (6.27%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (5.49%) Oracle Database
8 14 (5.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (4.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (3.92%) SQL Server
11 9 (3.53%) InfluxDB
12 8 (3.14%) Big Data
13 5 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.96%) Endeca
13 5 (1.96%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.57%) Apache Hive
14 4 (1.57%) HBase
14 4 (1.57%) MariaDB
14 4 (1.57%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 121 (47.45%) Jenkins
2 116 (45.49%) Git (software)
3 57 (22.35%) JIRA
4 40 (15.69%) Maven
5 39 (15.29%) JUnit
6 36 (14.12%) Sonatype Nexus
7 34 (13.33%) Ant
8 29 (11.37%) SonarQube
8 29 (11.37%) Subversion
9 26 (10.20%) Liquibase
10 19 (7.45%) JIRA Agile
11 18 (7.06%) Bitbucket
11 18 (7.06%) Cucumber
11 18 (7.06%) GitLab
12 16 (6.27%) Gerrit
12 16 (6.27%) Vagrant
13 14 (5.49%) Artifactory
14 13 (5.10%) Mercurial
15 11 (4.31%) Mockito
16 10 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 22 (8.63%) Finance
2 8 (3.14%) Marketing
3 7 (2.75%) Banking
3 7 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.96%) Electronics
4 5 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.57%) Legal
6 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Billing
7 1 (0.39%) Front Office
7 1 (0.39%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (36.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 30 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 28 (10.98%) Consultant
5 25 (9.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 21 (8.24%) AWS DevOps
6 21 (8.24%) Developer
7 19 (7.45%) AWS Engineer
8 17 (6.67%) Architect
9 16 (6.27%) Senior DevOps
10 15 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (5.10%) Administrator
11 13 (5.10%) Ruby Engineer
11 13 (5.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 12 (4.71%) Analyst
12 12 (4.71%) Azure DevOps
12 12 (4.71%) Azure Engineer
12 12 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
13 11 (4.31%) WebOps Engineer
14 10 (3.92%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (72.94%) Elastic Stack
2 43 (16.86%) Web Services
3 33 (12.94%) Sensu
4 28 (10.98%) MCollective
5 27 (10.59%) LEMP Stack
6 24 (9.41%) LAMP
6 24 (9.41%) LAPP Stack
6 24 (9.41%) RabbitMQ
6 24 (9.41%) RESTful
7 21 (8.24%) REST
7 21 (8.24%) Software Packaging
8 15 (5.88%) J2EE
9 13 (5.10%) OAuth2
10 11 (4.31%) Kafka
10 11 (4.31%) OpenID
11 10 (3.92%) Akka
11 10 (3.92%) SOAP
12 9 (3.53%) boto
12 9 (3.53%) Django
12 9 (3.53%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.10%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.92%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.75%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (1.96%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.18%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.78%) Digital TV
9 2 (0.78%) PKI
9 2 (0.78%) RIA
9 2 (0.78%) User Experience
10 1 (0.39%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 188 (73.73%) Linux
2 56 (21.96%) Windows
3 51 (20.00%) CentOS
4 36 (14.12%) Unix
5 28 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (7.84%) Ubuntu
7 13 (5.10%) RancherOS
7 13 (5.10%) VyOS
8 10 (3.92%) FreeBSD
9 7 (2.75%) Amazon Linux
9 7 (2.75%) Debian
9 7 (2.75%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.18%) CoreOS
10 3 (1.18%) SUSE
11 1 (0.39%) Android
11 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.39%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (65.10%) DevOps
2 125 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (42.35%) Continuous Integration
4 85 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 66 (25.88%) Scrum
6 60 (23.53%) Open Source
7 50 (19.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 36 (14.12%) Microservices
9 35 (13.73%) TDD
10 32 (12.55%) Load Balancing
11 31 (12.16%) Service Management
12 22 (8.63%) High Availability
12 22 (8.63%) Identity Management
13 21 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (8.24%) Workflow
14 20 (7.84%) Web Development
15 18 (7.06%) BDD
15 18 (7.06%) Continuous Deployment
15 18 (7.06%) Kanban
16 17 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 116 (45.49%) Python
2 82 (32.16%) Java
3 73 (28.63%) Ruby
4 45 (17.65%) Perl
5 40 (15.69%) Bash Shell
6 38 (14.90%) SQL
7 27 (10.59%) Shell Script
8 18 (7.06%) Go
8 18 (7.06%) PHP
9 16 (6.27%) PowerShell
10 12 (4.71%) Scala
11 10 (3.92%) tcsh
12 7 (2.75%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.57%) C#
13 4 (1.57%) Groovy
14 2 (0.78%) C++
14 2 (0.78%) Clojure
14 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.78%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 82 (32.16%) Security Cleared
2 75 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.84%) Degree
4 12 (4.71%) CISSP
5 11 (4.31%) DV Cleared
6 9 (3.53%) SANS
6 9 (3.53%) SSCP
7 8 (3.14%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.18%) CISA
9 3 (1.18%) CISM
10 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.39%) CCIE
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.18%) FedRAMP
1 3 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 106 (41.57%) Docker
2 33 (12.94%) vCloud
3 31 (12.16%) Squid
4 26 (10.20%) Postfix
5 20 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (5.88%) Xen
7 10 (3.92%) Samba
7 10 (3.92%) Snort
8 9 (3.53%) Active Directory
9 8 (3.14%) VMware ESX
10 7 (2.75%) GlusterFS
10 7 (2.75%) vSphere
11 4 (1.57%) HDFS
11 4 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (1.18%) Apache Flume
12 3 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (1.18%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.78%) Ceph
13 2 (0.78%) etcd
Systems Management
1 196 (76.86%) Kibana
2 123 (48.24%) Ansible
3 114 (44.71%) Puppet
4 66 (25.88%) Opscode Chef
5 62 (24.31%) ZABBIX
6 48 (18.82%) Nagios
7 42 (16.47%) Graphite
7 42 (16.47%) Kubernetes
8 39 (15.29%) HAProxy
8 39 (15.29%) Terraform
9 35 (13.73%) Grafana
10 27 (10.59%) Docker Swarm
11 26 (10.20%) Rancher
12 21 (8.24%) Salt
13 18 (7.06%) Consul
14 16 (6.27%) Packer
15 13 (5.10%) rkt
16 11 (4.31%) QRadar
16 11 (4.31%) StatsD
17 10 (3.92%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 69 (27.06%) VMware
2 52 (20.39%) Splunk
3 42 (16.47%) Oracle
3 42 (16.47%) Red Hat
4 35 (13.73%) AppDynamics
5 27 (10.59%) Sonatype
6 17 (6.67%) IBM
6 17 (6.67%) Rackspace
7 13 (5.10%) Vyatta
8 11 (4.31%) Atlassian
8 11 (4.31%) LogRhythm
8 11 (4.31%) SaltStack
9 10 (3.92%) Apple
9 10 (3.92%) New Relic
10 9 (3.53%) Zend
11 7 (2.75%) Cisco
11 7 (2.75%) Microsoft
11 7 (2.75%) SAP
12 6 (2.35%) Google
13 5 (1.96%) LANDesk
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Rate: £500 - £1000 per day
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