Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Elastic Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Elastic Stack over the 6 months to 21 November 2019 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.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 93 94
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Elastic Stack 1 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.070% 1.34% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 4.04% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 0
Glasgow median daily rate - £481 -
Scotland median daily rate - £500 £375
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Elastic Stack is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 532 569 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.49% 33.14% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 327 297
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £300
90th Percentile £591 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.83% +71.43%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year - +29.63% -36.47%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in Glasgow

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Elastic Stack in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Elastic Stack in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Elastic Stack 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Automation

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk