Period
to 21 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Elasticsearch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Elasticsearch over the 6 months to 21 October 2021 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.

Elasticsearch
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 293 194 174
Rank change year-on-year -99 -20 -19
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 322 185 574
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.90% 1.31% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.75% 8.93% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 145 432
10th Percentile £425 £368 £438
25th Percentile £500 £431 £487
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £548
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.11% -0.45%
75th Percentile £638 £586 £601
90th Percentile £681 £675 £675
England median daily rate £550 £509 £525
% change year-on-year +8.11% -3.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate - - £42.00

Elasticsearch is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 4,769 2,071 5,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.29% 14.71% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,378 1,455 4,091
10th Percentile £350 £313 £294
25th Percentile £450 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £595 £588
90th Percentile £720 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 50
10th Percentile £17.62 £15.00 £15.23
25th Percentile £22.75 £22.56 £17.00
Median hourly rate £32.50 £36.25 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -10.34% +72.62% +5.00%
75th Percentile £53.75 £41.63 £36.70
90th Percentile £70.00 £48.38 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -2.50%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in London

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Elasticsearch in London.

Daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in London

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Elasticsearch in London over the 6 months to 21 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in London

Elasticsearch
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Elasticsearch in London.

Hourly rate trend for Elasticsearch in London

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the London region over the 6 months to 21 October 2021. 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
Central London -72 28 £525 +15.38% 55
South London -16 7 £488 -3.94%
West London -20 1 £500 +33.33% 15
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch 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 London region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 151 (46.89%) AWS
2 146 (45.34%) DevOps
3 133 (41.30%) Java
4 110 (34.16%) Docker
5 101 (31.37%) Python
6 95 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
7 83 (25.78%) SQL
7 83 (25.78%) Microservices
8 82 (25.47%) JavaScript
9 80 (24.84%) Azure
10 77 (23.91%) Kubernetes
11 69 (21.43%) Kibana
12 66 (20.50%) Kafka
13 65 (20.19%) PostgreSQL
14 60 (18.63%) Terraform
15 56 (17.39%) Elastic Stack
16 55 (17.08%) Ansible
17 53 (16.46%) Node.js
18 52 (16.15%) Jenkins
18 52 (16.15%) Finance
19 50 (15.53%) Git (software)
20 49 (15.22%) Prometheus
21 48 (14.91%) AngularJS
22 47 (14.60%) Full Stack Development
23 46 (14.29%) MongoDB
23 46 (14.29%) Apache Spark
23 46 (14.29%) C#
24 45 (13.98%) Spring
25 42 (13.04%) Hadoop
26 41 (12.73%) Test Automation

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 46 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 13 (4.04%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.80%) Apache
4 7 (2.17%) Appian
4 7 (2.17%) Confluence
5 4 (1.24%) Jetty
5 4 (1.24%) nginx
6 3 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.62%) IIS
7 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Mingle
2 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Endur
2 1 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 151 (46.89%) AWS
2 80 (24.84%) Azure
3 36 (11.18%) Serverless
4 34 (10.56%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (9.32%) Amazon ECS
6 24 (7.45%) Amazon EKS
6 24 (7.45%) Amazon EMR
6 24 (7.45%) AWS Lambda
7 22 (6.83%) GCP
8 21 (6.52%) Route 53
8 21 (6.52%) SaaS
9 17 (5.28%) Heroku
10 16 (4.97%) AWS CloudFormation
10 16 (4.97%) PaaS
11 14 (4.35%) Amazon S3
12 10 (3.11%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (3.11%) GitHub
13 9 (2.80%) AWS Fargate
13 9 (2.80%) OpenShift
13 9 (2.80%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.97%) HTTP
2 8 (2.48%) DNS
3 4 (1.24%) Firewall
4 3 (0.93%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (0.93%) Internet
4 3 (0.93%) Intranet
4 3 (0.93%) MPLS
4 3 (0.93%) Multicast
4 3 (0.93%) SNMP
4 3 (0.93%) VPN
4 3 (0.93%) WAN
5 2 (0.62%) Network Security
5 2 (0.62%) SSH
6 1 (0.31%) DHCP
6 1 (0.31%) FTP
6 1 (0.31%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.31%) SMS
6 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.31%) VLAN
6 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (20.19%) PostgreSQL
2 46 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 42 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 39 (12.11%) Redis
5 36 (11.18%) Big Data
6 33 (10.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 32 (9.94%) NoSQL
8 31 (9.63%) Relational Database
9 28 (8.70%) Neo4j
10 24 (7.45%) SQL Server
11 16 (4.97%) Amazon RDS
11 16 (4.97%) MySQL
12 13 (4.04%) Blockchain
12 13 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (3.42%) Apache Hive
13 11 (3.42%) Tableau
14 9 (2.80%) Power BI
15 8 (2.48%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 8 (2.48%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 52 (16.15%) Jenkins
2 50 (15.53%) Git (software)
3 30 (9.32%) Maven
4 29 (9.01%) JIRA
5 27 (8.39%) GitLab
5 27 (8.39%) Subversion
6 20 (6.21%) Cucumber
7 18 (5.59%) Artifactory
7 18 (5.59%) Selenium
8 15 (4.66%) JUnit
9 13 (4.04%) Mercurial
10 12 (3.73%) IntelliJ
11 10 (3.11%) Cypress.io
11 10 (3.11%) Gradle
12 9 (2.80%) Hudson
13 8 (2.48%) Locust
13 8 (2.48%) SonarQube
13 8 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (2.48%) Visual Studio
14 7 (2.17%) Protractor
General
1 52 (16.15%) Finance
2 41 (12.73%) Social Skills
3 32 (9.94%) Banking
4 18 (5.59%) Public Sector
5 16 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.48%) Law
6 8 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.55%) Front Office
8 4 (1.24%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.24%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.93%) Marketing
10 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.62%) Publishing
11 1 (0.31%) Billing
11 1 (0.31%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.31%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.31%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.31%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 121 (37.58%) Developer
2 58 (18.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (11.80%) Java Developer
4 33 (10.25%) Senior Developer
5 30 (9.32%) AWS Engineer
6 24 (7.45%) AWS DevOps
6 24 (7.45%) Data Engineer
6 24 (7.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 23 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 20 (6.21%) Analyst
9 18 (5.59%) Python Developer
10 16 (4.97%) Azure Engineer
10 16 (4.97%) SQL Analyst
11 15 (4.66%) Architect
11 15 (4.66%) Big Data Engineer
12 14 (4.35%) Senior Python Developer
12 14 (4.35%) Software Engineer
13 12 (3.73%) Angular Developer
13 12 (3.73%) AWS Developer
14 11 (3.42%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (20.50%) Kafka
2 56 (17.39%) Elastic Stack
3 53 (16.46%) Node.js
4 48 (14.91%) AngularJS
5 45 (13.98%) Spring
6 40 (12.42%) HTML
7 39 (12.11%) REST
7 39 (12.11%) RESTful
8 37 (11.49%) .NET
8 37 (11.49%) CSS
8 37 (11.49%) React
9 34 (10.56%) Spring Boot
10 26 (8.07%) GraphQL
11 25 (7.76%) JSON
12 22 (6.83%) Web Services
13 21 (6.52%) Middleware
14 20 (6.21%) RabbitMQ
15 17 (5.28%) JWT
15 17 (5.28%) XML
16 14 (4.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.21%) Data Structures
2 19 (5.90%) Public Cloud
3 8 (2.48%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.17%) Legacy Applications
4 7 (2.17%) Video on Demand
5 6 (1.86%) Derivative
5 6 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.86%) Legacy Systems
5 6 (1.86%) PKI
6 4 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.93%) Cloud Native
7 3 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (0.93%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.62%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.62%) Legacy Code
8 2 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.18%) Linux
2 26 (8.07%) Windows
3 17 (5.28%) Unix
4 8 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.17%) CentOS
6 4 (1.24%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.93%) Android
8 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (45.34%) DevOps
2 95 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (25.78%) Microservices
4 47 (14.60%) Full Stack Development
5 41 (12.73%) Test Automation
6 40 (12.42%) Software Engineering
7 38 (11.80%) Scrum
8 36 (11.18%) Analytics
9 34 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (9.63%) BDD
11 28 (8.70%) Infrastructure as Code
12 27 (8.39%) TDD
13 26 (8.07%) Unit Testing
14 24 (7.45%) Integration Testing
15 23 (7.14%) Data Modelling
16 22 (6.83%) Open Source
17 21 (6.52%) Deployment Automation
18 20 (6.21%) Configuration Management
19 19 (5.90%) ITIL
20 18 (5.59%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 133 (41.30%) Java
2 101 (31.37%) Python
3 83 (25.78%) SQL
4 82 (25.47%) JavaScript
5 46 (14.29%) C#
6 25 (7.76%) Scala
7 22 (6.83%) C++
8 18 (5.59%) Java 8
9 15 (4.66%) TypeScript
10 13 (4.04%) PHP
11 12 (3.73%) Kotlin
12 11 (3.42%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.48%) Ruby
14 7 (2.17%) VB
15 5 (1.55%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.55%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.24%) Go
17 3 (0.93%) C
17 3 (0.93%) Cypher
17 3 (0.93%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.90%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.97%) Degree
3 14 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.93%) CCNP
5 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.93%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.83%) Accessibility
2 15 (4.66%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) WCAG
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) Dublin Core
4 1 (0.31%) IFRS
4 1 (0.31%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.31%) PSD2
4 1 (0.31%) TARGET2
System Software
1 110 (34.16%) Docker
2 5 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.93%) HDFS
3 3 (0.93%) Varnish
3 3 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.93%) VMware NSX
4 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 77 (23.91%) Kubernetes
2 69 (21.43%) Kibana
3 60 (18.63%) Terraform
4 55 (17.08%) Ansible
5 49 (15.22%) Prometheus
6 35 (10.87%) logstash
7 27 (8.39%) Grafana
8 21 (6.52%) ITRS Geneos
9 19 (5.90%) Graphite
10 18 (5.59%) BladeLogic
11 17 (5.28%) Puppet
12 9 (2.80%) Rancher
13 8 (2.48%) Docker Swarm
13 8 (2.48%) Nagios
13 8 (2.48%) Oozie
13 8 (2.48%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (2.17%) Argo
15 3 (0.93%) ZABBIX
16 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
16 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (11.49%) Splunk
2 19 (5.90%) Oracle
3 18 (5.59%) Altiris
4 16 (4.97%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.42%) Cloudera
6 10 (3.11%) Atlassian
6 10 (3.11%) VMware
7 8 (2.48%) MuleSoft
8 6 (1.86%) EMC
8 6 (1.86%) Google
8 6 (1.86%) New Relic
9 4 (1.24%) Cadence
9 4 (1.24%) Dynatrace
9 4 (1.24%) F5
9 4 (1.24%) HP
9 4 (1.24%) Informatica
9 4 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.93%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.93%) NetCracker
10 3 (0.93%) Palo Alto