Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 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.

Elasticsearch
England > London
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 147 188
Rank change year-on-year -28 +41 -9
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 547 878 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.52% 1.92% 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.90% 10.91% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 702 561
London median daily rate £546 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% +2.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £438 £425 £400
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
London median hourly rate £50.00 - -
England median hourly rate £40.75 £41.83 £47.50
% change year-on-year -2.57% -11.95% +0.53%

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 5,527 8,044 7,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.33% 17.56% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,893 5,704 5,620
London median daily rate £500 £500 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.50% +10.56%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £451 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -3.06% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 108
London median hourly rate £23.75 £23.50 £20.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +13.50% +21.08%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.00 £12.35
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £47.83
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% +2.50%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in London

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Elasticsearch in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in London

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in London over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in London

Elasticsearch
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Elasticsearch in London

Elasticsearch
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in London over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 12 November 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
Central London -6 137 £550 - 80
South London +34 48 £525 -7.69% 10
West London +14 9 £444 -11.25% 29
East London -5 9 £525 -4.55% 14
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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.

1 273 (49.91%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (39.67%) Python
2 217 (39.67%) AWS
3 182 (33.27%) Docker
4 172 (31.44%) Java
5 167 (30.53%) TDD
6 152 (27.79%) Git (software)
7 148 (27.06%) PostgreSQL
8 145 (26.51%) DevOps
9 144 (26.33%) Linux
10 142 (25.96%) JavaScript
11 137 (25.05%) Node.js
12 130 (23.77%) Microservices
12 130 (23.77%) Kubernetes
13 125 (22.85%) SQL
14 104 (19.01%) Jenkins
15 99 (18.10%) Kafka
16 98 (17.92%) Terraform
17 94 (17.18%) Finance
18 90 (16.45%) MongoDB
19 82 (14.99%) Test Automation
20 81 (14.81%) REST
21 80 (14.63%) Scrum
22 79 (14.44%) NoSQL
22 79 (14.44%) BDD
23 75 (13.71%) AngularJS
24 72 (13.16%) Security Cleared
24 72 (13.16%) Kibana
25 70 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
25 70 (12.80%) Software Engineering

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 66 (12.07%) Apache Spark
2 37 (6.76%) Apache
3 25 (4.57%) Apache Solr
4 24 (4.39%) Confluence
5 17 (3.11%) nginx
6 10 (1.83%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.65%) JBoss
8 8 (1.46%) IIS
8 8 (1.46%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.10%) Jetty
9 6 (1.10%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 5 (0.91%) Apache Airflow
10 5 (0.91%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.73%) Drupal
12 3 (0.55%) CMS
12 3 (0.55%) Luigi
13 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.37%) Jupyter
14 1 (0.18%) Mule
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.18%) InVision
2 1 (0.18%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 18 (3.29%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 217 (39.67%) AWS
2 68 (12.43%) Azure
3 51 (9.32%) Amazon S3
4 50 (9.14%) Serverless
5 47 (8.59%) AWS Lambda
6 37 (6.76%) GitHub
7 35 (6.40%) Amazon ECS
8 34 (6.22%) GCP
9 33 (6.03%) Amazon SQS
10 32 (5.85%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
12 16 (2.93%) Datadog
13 15 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 15 (2.74%) Heroku
14 14 (2.56%) npm
15 13 (2.38%) Amazon EKS
16 12 (2.19%) Route 53
17 11 (2.01%) PaaS
18 10 (1.83%) Amazon Kinesis
18 10 (1.83%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.11%) HTTP
2 11 (2.01%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.83%) SSL
4 9 (1.65%) DNS
5 7 (1.28%) FTP
5 7 (1.28%) Network Security
5 7 (1.28%) VPN
6 6 (1.10%) SSH
7 4 (0.73%) Internet
8 2 (0.37%) DHCP
8 2 (0.37%) SMTP
9 1 (0.18%) DSL
9 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.18%) MPLS
9 1 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.18%) SMS
9 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (27.06%) PostgreSQL
2 90 (16.45%) MongoDB
3 79 (14.44%) NoSQL
4 56 (10.24%) MySQL
5 52 (9.51%) Hadoop
6 51 (9.32%) Redis
6 51 (9.32%) Relational Database
7 48 (8.78%) Big Data
8 37 (6.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 35 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 27 (4.94%) SQL Server
11 24 (4.39%) Neo4j
12 19 (3.47%) HBase
13 17 (3.11%) Amazon Redshift
13 17 (3.11%) Apache Hive
14 16 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
14 16 (2.93%) BigQuery
15 15 (2.74%) InfluxDB
16 14 (2.56%) Data Mining
17 12 (2.19%) Presto
Development Applications
1 152 (27.79%) Git (software)
2 104 (19.01%) Jenkins
3 61 (11.15%) JIRA
4 39 (7.13%) Selenium
5 30 (5.48%) CircleCI
6 29 (5.30%) Cucumber
6 29 (5.30%) GitLab
7 22 (4.02%) Maven
8 19 (3.47%) Subversion
9 18 (3.29%) JMeter
10 16 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (2.93%) JUnit
11 14 (2.56%) webpack
12 13 (2.38%) Appium
12 13 (2.38%) Gradle
13 11 (2.01%) Eclipse
13 11 (2.01%) Gatling
14 9 (1.65%) gulp
14 9 (1.65%) Jasmine
14 9 (1.65%) Mockito
General
1 94 (17.18%) Finance
2 41 (7.50%) Public Sector
3 29 (5.30%) Banking
4 27 (4.94%) Marketing
5 21 (3.84%) Retail
6 15 (2.74%) Publishing
7 10 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.10%) Legal
9 5 (0.91%) Front Office
10 4 (0.73%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.55%) Advertising
11 3 (0.55%) Games
11 3 (0.55%) Law
11 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Automotive
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 294 (53.75%) Developer
2 84 (15.36%) Python Developer
3 70 (12.80%) Senior Developer
4 65 (11.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 65 (11.88%) Java Developer
5 40 (7.31%) Architect
6 25 (4.57%) Data Engineer
6 25 (4.57%) Python Engineer
6 25 (4.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 24 (4.39%) Backend Developer
7 24 (4.39%) Ruby Developer
8 23 (4.20%) React Developer
9 22 (4.02%) Senior Python Developer
10 21 (3.84%) AWS Engineer
10 21 (3.84%) Software Engineer
11 18 (3.29%) Senior DevOps
11 18 (3.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 17 (3.11%) Full Stack Developer
13 15 (2.74%) AWS Developer
13 15 (2.74%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (25.05%) Node.js
2 99 (18.10%) Kafka
3 81 (14.81%) REST
4 75 (13.71%) AngularJS
5 65 (11.88%) Spring
6 63 (11.52%) Elastic Stack
7 51 (9.32%) React
8 50 (9.14%) HTML
9 49 (8.96%) RESTful
10 45 (8.23%) RabbitMQ
11 43 (7.86%) CSS
11 43 (7.86%) Spring Boot
12 41 (7.50%) Django
12 41 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails
13 38 (6.95%) .NET
13 38 (6.95%) JSON
14 36 (6.58%) GraphQL
15 34 (6.22%) Swagger
15 34 (6.22%) Web Services
16 31 (5.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.59%) User Experience
2 32 (5.85%) Algorithms
3 31 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (4.57%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.11%) STB
6 13 (2.38%) Cloud Native
6 13 (2.38%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.83%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.65%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (1.65%) Wiki
9 7 (1.28%) Robotics
10 6 (1.10%) Derivative
10 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.91%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.91%) Equities
12 4 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.55%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 144 (26.33%) Linux
2 32 (5.85%) Android
2 32 (5.85%) Apple iOS
3 31 (5.67%) Unix
4 19 (3.47%) Windows
5 15 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.56%) Debian
6 14 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 12 (2.19%) CentOS
8 8 (1.46%) CoreOS
8 8 (1.46%) Mac OS
8 8 (1.46%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.10%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (49.91%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (30.53%) TDD
3 145 (26.51%) DevOps
4 130 (23.77%) Microservices
5 82 (14.99%) Test Automation
6 80 (14.63%) Scrum
7 79 (14.44%) BDD
8 70 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
8 70 (12.80%) Software Engineering
9 58 (10.60%) Kanban
10 52 (9.51%) Open Source
11 51 (9.32%) Data Science
12 47 (8.59%) Front End Development
13 44 (8.04%) Data Modelling
14 42 (7.68%) Analytics
14 42 (7.68%) Machine Learning
15 36 (6.58%) Configuration Management
16 32 (5.85%) Computer Science
16 32 (5.85%) Continuous Delivery
17 31 (5.67%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 217 (39.67%) Python
2 172 (31.44%) Java
3 142 (25.96%) JavaScript
4 125 (22.85%) SQL
5 53 (9.69%) Ruby
6 49 (8.96%) Bash Shell
6 49 (8.96%) Java 8
7 42 (7.68%) Scala
8 41 (7.50%) C#
9 34 (6.22%) Go
10 29 (5.30%) TypeScript
11 24 (4.39%) Perl
12 17 (3.11%) Groovy
13 13 (2.38%) T-SQL
14 12 (2.19%) ES6
15 11 (2.01%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.65%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.46%) C++
17 8 (1.46%) PowerShell
18 7 (1.28%) R
Qualifications
1 72 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 62 (11.33%) SC Cleared
3 33 (6.03%) Degree
4 7 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.10%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.10%) PhD
6 5 (0.91%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.37%) ISEB
7 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.02%) QA
2 8 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.91%) MiFID
4 4 (0.73%) EMIR
5 3 (0.55%) GDPR
6 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 182 (33.27%) Docker
2 7 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.91%) vSphere
4 4 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.73%) HDFS
5 3 (0.55%) Varnish
6 2 (0.37%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.37%) NFS
6 2 (0.37%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 130 (23.77%) Kubernetes
2 98 (17.92%) Terraform
3 72 (13.16%) Kibana
4 53 (9.69%) Ansible
5 41 (7.50%) logstash
5 41 (7.50%) Puppet
6 30 (5.48%) Grafana
7 27 (4.94%) Prometheus
8 25 (4.57%) Graphite
9 24 (4.39%) Consul
10 18 (3.29%) Packer
11 16 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (2.19%) Hadoop YARN
13 11 (2.01%) Mesos
14 10 (1.83%) Marathon
14 10 (1.83%) ZABBIX
15 9 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
16 8 (1.46%) Salt
17 7 (1.28%) Nagios
18 3 (0.55%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 38 (6.95%) Google
2 27 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.66%) Oracle
4 19 (3.47%) Sparx
5 18 (3.29%) Splunk
6 15 (2.74%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.83%) Hortonworks
7 10 (1.83%) Tableau
7 10 (1.83%) VMware
8 9 (1.65%) SaltStack
8 9 (1.65%) ServiceNow
9 8 (1.46%) Cloudera
9 8 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.10%) Cisco
10 6 (1.10%) Dell
10 6 (1.10%) Demandware
10 6 (1.10%) EMC
10 6 (1.10%) F5
10 6 (1.10%) NetApp
10 6 (1.10%) Sybase