Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 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
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 169 161
Rank change year-on-year -18 -8 +26
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 186 602 830
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.38% 1.57% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.35% 10.15% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 459 659
Median daily rate £513 £548 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.39% -0.45% +8.64%
10th Percentile £375 £438 £425
90th Percentile £693 £688 £675
England median daily rate £508 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.18% - -
England median hourly rate £60.00 £37.25 £41.83
% change year-on-year +61.07% -10.94% -11.95%

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 1,990 5,933 7,879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.72% 15.50% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,272 4,146 5,580
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
England median daily rate £475 £463 £463
% change year-on-year +2.70% - +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 50 103
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% +5.81% +5.04%
10th Percentile £15.00 £15.59 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £69.50
Median hourly rate £27.23 £20.51 £21.50
% change year-on-year +32.76% -4.60% +2.60%

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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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 +34 36 £450 -18.18% 34
South London +22 24 £508 -3.33% 3
West London +57 2 £375 -11.76% 16
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 94 (50.54%) Java
2 87 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (43.01%) Python
4 74 (39.78%) AngularJS
5 70 (37.63%) DevOps
6 69 (37.10%) AWS
7 64 (34.41%) React
8 61 (32.80%) Security Cleared
9 60 (32.26%) JavaScript
10 58 (31.18%) Git (software)
11 51 (27.42%) SC Cleared
11 51 (27.42%) SQL
12 48 (25.81%) Node.js
13 47 (25.27%) Kubernetes
14 44 (23.66%) Microservices
14 44 (23.66%) MongoDB
14 44 (23.66%) HTML
14 44 (23.66%) PostgreSQL
15 42 (22.58%) Elastic Stack
16 41 (22.04%) Kibana
17 39 (20.97%) TDD
17 39 (20.97%) Spring
18 37 (19.89%) CSS
19 35 (18.82%) RabbitMQ
19 35 (18.82%) HTML5
20 32 (17.20%) Jenkins
20 32 (17.20%) Terraform
21 31 (16.67%) Kafka
21 31 (16.67%) TypeScript
22 29 (15.59%) logstash

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 26 (13.98%) Apache Spark
2 16 (8.60%) Apache Solr
3 8 (4.30%) Confluence
4 7 (3.76%) Apache
4 7 (3.76%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.69%) JBoss
5 5 (2.69%) Jetty
5 5 (2.69%) MQSeries
5 5 (2.69%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 5 (2.69%) Red Hat Fuse
5 5 (2.69%) Tornado
5 5 (2.69%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.61%) WildFly
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.54%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) nginx
7 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 69 (37.10%) AWS
2 17 (9.14%) Serverless
3 16 (8.60%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (8.06%) GCP
5 13 (6.99%) Azure
6 11 (5.91%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (4.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (4.30%) Amazon S3
7 8 (4.30%) SaaS
8 7 (3.76%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (3.23%) Amazon Cognito
9 6 (3.23%) Route 53
9 6 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (2.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (2.69%) GitHub
11 4 (2.15%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (2.15%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (2.15%) CloudFront
12 3 (1.61%) AWS CodeCommit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.76%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.23%) Firewall
2 6 (3.23%) SSH
3 4 (2.15%) BGP
3 4 (2.15%) MPLS
3 4 (2.15%) Network Security
3 4 (2.15%) SNMP
4 3 (1.61%) DNS
5 2 (1.08%) FTP
5 2 (1.08%) HTTP
5 2 (1.08%) SSL
6 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.54%) ICMP
6 1 (0.54%) Internet
6 1 (0.54%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.54%) POP3
6 1 (0.54%) SMTP
6 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.66%) MongoDB
1 44 (23.66%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (14.52%) SQL Server
3 23 (12.37%) Hadoop
4 21 (11.29%) MySQL
5 17 (9.14%) Redis
6 15 (8.06%) NoSQL
7 14 (7.53%) Big Data
8 13 (6.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (6.45%) Neo4j
10 10 (5.38%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (4.84%) BigQuery
12 8 (4.30%) Presto
12 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
13 7 (3.76%) Apache Hive
14 6 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (2.69%) Data Lake
15 5 (2.69%) Oracle Database
16 4 (2.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (31.18%) Git (software)
2 32 (17.20%) Jenkins
3 25 (13.44%) Maven
4 23 (12.37%) Selenium
5 17 (9.14%) GitLab
6 13 (6.99%) Cucumber
6 13 (6.99%) Grunt
6 13 (6.99%) gulp
7 11 (5.91%) JIRA
8 10 (5.38%) Hudson
9 9 (4.84%) IntelliJ
9 9 (4.84%) WebDriver
10 7 (3.76%) Gradle
11 6 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (3.23%) FishEye
11 6 (3.23%) Subversion
11 6 (3.23%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.69%) ClearCase
12 5 (2.69%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.69%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (12.37%) Finance
2 22 (11.83%) Banking
3 12 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 12 (6.45%) Public Sector
4 8 (4.30%) Law
4 8 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.23%) Front Office
6 4 (2.15%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.15%) Retail
7 3 (1.61%) Marketing
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 2 (1.08%) Legal
8 2 (1.08%) Police
9 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.54%) French Language
9 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (43.55%) Developer
2 34 (18.28%) Architect
3 22 (11.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (11.83%) Java Developer
4 21 (11.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 16 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (8.06%) Data Engineer
7 14 (7.53%) Angular Developer
7 14 (7.53%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (5.91%) Python Developer
9 10 (5.38%) Applications Architect
9 10 (5.38%) Python Engineer
10 9 (4.84%) Django Developer
10 9 (4.84%) Technical Leader
11 8 (4.30%) Python/Django Developer
11 8 (4.30%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.30%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.23%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
12 6 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (39.78%) AngularJS
2 64 (34.41%) React
3 48 (25.81%) Node.js
4 44 (23.66%) HTML
5 42 (22.58%) Elastic Stack
6 39 (20.97%) Spring
7 37 (19.89%) CSS
8 35 (18.82%) HTML5
8 35 (18.82%) RabbitMQ
9 31 (16.67%) Kafka
10 28 (15.05%) REST
11 27 (14.52%) Web Services
12 26 (13.98%) Spring Boot
13 21 (11.29%) scikit-learn
14 18 (9.68%) CSS3
15 15 (8.06%) Django
15 15 (8.06%) Pandas
16 14 (7.53%) JSON
17 13 (6.99%) PySpark
17 13 (6.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.90%) User Experience
2 15 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.30%) Virtual Team
4 7 (3.76%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.23%) Blog
6 5 (2.69%) Derivative
7 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.61%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.61%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.08%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.08%) Pricing Data
10 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.54%) Fedwire
10 1 (0.54%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Robotics
10 1 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.52%) Linux
2 12 (6.45%) Mac OS X
3 9 (4.84%) Unix
4 7 (3.76%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.76%) CentOS
4 7 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.76%) Windows
5 6 (3.23%) Android
6 5 (2.69%) Debian
6 5 (2.69%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.61%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (37.63%) DevOps
3 44 (23.66%) Microservices
4 39 (20.97%) TDD
5 27 (14.52%) Test Automation
6 23 (12.37%) Data Science
7 20 (10.75%) Web Development
8 19 (10.22%) Continuous Deployment
8 19 (10.22%) Front End Development
8 19 (10.22%) Scrum
9 17 (9.14%) User Stories
10 16 (8.60%) Open Source
10 16 (8.60%) Visualisation
11 15 (8.06%) BDD
12 14 (7.53%) Architectural Design
12 14 (7.53%) Data Analysis
12 14 (7.53%) Data Modelling
12 14 (7.53%) ETL
13 13 (6.99%) Software Engineering
13 13 (6.99%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 94 (50.54%) Java
2 80 (43.01%) Python
3 60 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 51 (27.42%) SQL
5 31 (16.67%) TypeScript
6 21 (11.29%) Scala
7 17 (9.14%) Ruby
8 12 (6.45%) Groovy
9 11 (5.91%) Perl
10 10 (5.38%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.84%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.84%) C#
11 9 (4.84%) Java 8
11 9 (4.84%) PHP
12 7 (3.76%) Kotlin
13 5 (2.69%) C++
13 5 (2.69%) Clojure
13 5 (2.69%) ClojureScript
13 5 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (32.80%) Security Cleared
2 51 (27.42%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.99%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.76%) TOGAF Certification
5 6 (3.23%) Degree
6 4 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.61%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.54%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.61%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.61%) GDPR
2 2 (1.08%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.54%) SEPA
3 1 (0.54%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.54%) TARGET2
System Software
1 21 (11.29%) Docker
2 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 47 (25.27%) Kubernetes
2 41 (22.04%) Kibana
3 32 (17.20%) Terraform
4 29 (15.59%) logstash
5 18 (9.68%) Ansible
6 8 (4.30%) Grafana
7 7 (3.76%) Graphite
7 7 (3.76%) Puppet
8 5 (2.69%) Netcool
8 5 (2.69%) Salt
9 4 (2.15%) Consul
10 3 (1.61%) Packer
10 3 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (1.08%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.08%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.54%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.54%) Icinga
12 1 (0.54%) Nagios
12 1 (0.54%) Opsview
Vendors
1 21 (11.29%) Oracle
2 10 (5.38%) Cloudera
2 10 (5.38%) Hortonworks
3 8 (4.30%) AppDynamics
4 7 (3.76%) Google
4 7 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.76%) Splunk
5 6 (3.23%) Axway
5 6 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.69%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.69%) SevOne
6 5 (2.69%) Sparx
6 5 (2.69%) Sybase
7 3 (1.61%) Dynatrace
7 3 (1.61%) New Relic
8 2 (1.08%) Adobe
8 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.08%) SAP
9 1 (0.54%) Altiris
9 1 (0.54%) HP