Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 16 January 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 and Kibana)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Elastic Stack 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.14% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate £433 £550 £403
% change year-on-year -21.36% +36.65% -40.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 362 375 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 25.09% 24.35% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 204 222
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £437
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.80% +16.60%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £271
90th Percentile £569 £569 £570
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £41.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +300.00% -69.60% +17.50%
10th Percentile £32.50 £11.25 £29.91
90th Percentile £66.81 £13.75 £44.34
East of England median hourly rate £45.25 £42.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +6.47% +15.65% -7.55%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in Hertfordshire

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elastic Stack in Hertfordshire

Elastic Stack
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - - 2
Elastic Stack
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) xMatters
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Stackdriver
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) New Relic
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Meraki
1 1 (50.00%) New Relic
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) xMatters