Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 14 December 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.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 157 164
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Elastic Stack 21 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.55% 0.17% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 0.76% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Hampshire median daily rate £488 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +40.00% -
10th Percentile £462 £408 £338
90th Percentile £660 £568 £413
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £413
% change year-on-year -5.00% +21.21% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Hampshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,279 791 949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.34% 22.37% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 449 550
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £275 £281
90th Percentile £575 £525 £513
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 58
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.60% +5.25%
10th Percentile £31.30 £27.13 £18.59
90th Percentile £57.36 £51.25 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in Hampshire

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elastic Stack in Hampshire

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elastic Stack in Hampshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elastic Stack in Hampshire

Elastic Stack
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Stack within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Basingstoke - 12 £595 - 4
Farnborough - 2 - -
Eastleigh -1 1 £475 +1.33%
Elastic Stack
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 18 (85.71%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (80.95%) logstash
2 17 (80.95%) Kibana
3 16 (76.19%) DevOps
4 15 (71.43%) Python
5 11 (52.38%) DAB
5 11 (52.38%) Apache
5 11 (52.38%) Hadoop
5 11 (52.38%) Natural Language Processing
5 11 (52.38%) Open Source
5 11 (52.38%) Apache Spark
5 11 (52.38%) Jupyter
5 11 (52.38%) TensorFlow
5 11 (52.38%) Customer Requirements
6 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
6 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
6 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
8 8 (38.10%) Ansible
8 8 (38.10%) Docker
9 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Search
9 7 (33.33%) VMware
9 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 7 (33.33%) EAI
9 7 (33.33%) SOA
9 7 (33.33%) Linux
9 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 7 (33.33%) Splunk

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 18 (85.71%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (52.38%) Apache
2 11 (52.38%) Apache Spark
2 11 (52.38%) Jupyter
3 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (14.29%) Datadog
2 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DAB
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 4 (19.05%) HTTPS
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) SSL
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Hadoop
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) Redis
3 4 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
2 9 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Natural Language Processing
1 11 (52.38%) TensorFlow
2 5 (23.81%) Kafka
2 5 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (23.81%) Sensu
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Video on Demand
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) DC/OS
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) DevOps
2 11 (52.38%) Customer Requirements
2 11 (52.38%) Open Source
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (33.33%) EAI
5 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Search
5 7 (33.33%) SOA
5 7 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 4 (19.05%) DRM
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Data Science
7 3 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (14.29%) IT Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) Perl
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) KVM
3 4 (19.05%) Xen
4 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (80.95%) Kibana
1 17 (80.95%) logstash
2 8 (38.10%) Ansible
2 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
3 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (33.33%) Puppet
4 5 (23.81%) Consul
4 5 (23.81%) Grafana
4 5 (23.81%) Prometheus
4 5 (23.81%) Uchiwa
5 3 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (14.29%) Packer
5 3 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Splunk
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) SaltStack
3 3 (14.29%) Google
3 3 (14.29%) New Relic
4 2 (9.52%) Fujitsu
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy