Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 180 175
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5 +41
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 323 633 746
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.62% 1.56% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.63% 9.79% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 486 571
Median daily rate £550 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £379 £425 £406
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
England median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

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 3,038 6,464 7,878
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.28% 15.95% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,991 4,478 5,623
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £475 £460
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 43 77
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.51 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% +68.34% -6.82%
10th Percentile £15.00 £18.53 £13.25
90th Percentile £54.13 £56.00 £55.25
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +21.62% -2.63% -2.56%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +30 70 £525 -0.76% 39
South London +35 32 £550 +1.66% 1
West London +36 10 £513 -6.82% 5
East London +33 6 £525 -3.45% 3
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 186 (57.59%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (38.39%) Docker
3 117 (36.22%) AngularJS
4 113 (34.98%) Java
5 111 (34.37%) AWS
6 109 (33.75%) REST
7 104 (32.20%) Python
8 102 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 101 (31.27%) Microservices
10 86 (26.63%) Scrum
11 83 (25.70%) Kubernetes
12 81 (25.08%) MySQL
13 72 (22.29%) DevOps
14 64 (19.81%) Git (software)
15 63 (19.50%) TDD
16 62 (19.20%) React
17 60 (18.58%) Pair Programming
17 60 (18.58%) Web Services
18 59 (18.27%) Spring
19 56 (17.34%) Spring Boot
19 56 (17.34%) Front End Development
20 55 (17.03%) Terraform
21 54 (16.72%) PostgreSQL
22 51 (15.79%) Security Cleared
23 50 (15.48%) Finance
23 50 (15.48%) Node.js
24 49 (15.17%) Open Source
24 49 (15.17%) Selenium
25 45 (13.93%) Jenkins
26 44 (13.62%) RabbitMQ

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 17 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 13 (4.02%) Apache
3 8 (2.48%) Apache Solr
4 7 (2.17%) nginx
5 4 (1.24%) Confluence
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.62%) CMS
7 2 (0.62%) Tornado
7 2 (0.62%) WildFly
8 1 (0.31%) JBoss
8 1 (0.31%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.31%) Mule
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Magento
1 2 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 111 (34.37%) AWS
2 40 (12.38%) GitHub
3 29 (8.98%) Azure
4 25 (7.74%) GCP
5 21 (6.50%) Serverless
6 17 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
7 15 (4.64%) AWS Lambda
7 15 (4.64%) PaaS
8 13 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (3.72%) Amazon S3
10 11 (3.41%) OpenShift
11 10 (3.10%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (3.10%) Datadog
11 10 (3.10%) Route 53
12 9 (2.79%) Amazon EKS
13 8 (2.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (1.86%) Heroku
15 5 (1.55%) Amazon ECS
15 5 (1.55%) SaaS
16 4 (1.24%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.33%) HTTP
1 14 (4.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.72%) DNS
3 10 (3.10%) SSL
4 4 (1.24%) FTP
4 4 (1.24%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.93%) Internet
6 1 (0.31%) AMQP
6 1 (0.31%) Firewall
6 1 (0.31%) ICMP
6 1 (0.31%) Network Security
6 1 (0.31%) POP3
6 1 (0.31%) SMTP
6 1 (0.31%) SSH
6 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (25.08%) MySQL
2 54 (16.72%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (9.29%) MongoDB
4 29 (8.98%) SQL Server
5 28 (8.67%) Redis
6 23 (7.12%) Big Data
7 19 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 19 (5.88%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (3.10%) BigQuery
10 9 (2.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (1.86%) Presto
13 5 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.55%) Flink
14 4 (1.24%) HBase
14 4 (1.24%) JanusGraph
14 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 64 (19.81%) Git (software)
2 49 (15.17%) Selenium
3 45 (13.93%) Jenkins
4 36 (11.15%) Maven
5 35 (10.84%) Jasmine
6 33 (10.22%) JUnit
7 32 (9.91%) Gradle
7 32 (9.91%) Protractor
8 30 (9.29%) Mockito
9 29 (8.98%) GitLab
10 13 (4.02%) WebDriver
11 12 (3.72%) JIRA
12 9 (2.79%) Artifactory
13 7 (2.17%) CircleCI
14 5 (1.55%) Bitbucket
14 5 (1.55%) gulp
14 5 (1.55%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.55%) webpack
15 4 (1.24%) JMeter
15 4 (1.24%) Subversion
General
1 50 (15.48%) Finance
2 34 (10.53%) Banking
3 18 (5.57%) Public Sector
4 17 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.48%) Front Office
6 7 (2.17%) Retail
7 6 (1.86%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.55%) Back Office
8 5 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.55%) Publishing
9 3 (0.93%) Advertising
9 3 (0.93%) Games
9 3 (0.93%) Legal
9 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.93%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.62%) Electronics
10 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.62%) Marketing
11 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 211 (65.33%) Developer
2 60 (18.58%) Java Developer
3 37 (11.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 36 (11.15%) DevOps Engineer
5 32 (9.91%) Angular Developer
5 32 (9.91%) Backend Developer
6 31 (9.60%) Senior Developer
7 28 (8.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 26 (8.05%) JavaScript Developer
8 26 (8.05%) Python Developer
9 16 (4.95%) Elasticsearch Developer
10 15 (4.64%) AWS Developer
11 13 (4.02%) Architect
12 12 (3.72%) Data Engineer
13 10 (3.10%) AWS DevOps
13 10 (3.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 10 (3.10%) AWS Engineer
13 10 (3.10%) React Developer
13 10 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (3.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (36.22%) AngularJS
2 109 (33.75%) REST
3 62 (19.20%) React
4 60 (18.58%) Web Services
5 59 (18.27%) Spring
6 56 (17.34%) Spring Boot
7 50 (15.48%) Node.js
8 44 (13.62%) RabbitMQ
9 43 (13.31%) RESTful
10 42 (13.00%) HTML
11 39 (12.07%) Kafka
12 36 (11.15%) Elastic Stack
13 33 (10.22%) CSS
14 32 (9.91%) HTML5
15 29 (8.98%) SOAP
16 21 (6.50%) .NET
17 17 (5.26%) Flask
18 15 (4.64%) Redux
19 14 (4.33%) Django
20 13 (4.02%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.91%) User Experience
2 23 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.33%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (2.79%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.17%) Cloud Native
5 7 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.86%) Blog
6 6 (1.86%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.86%) NHS
6 6 (1.86%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.55%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.55%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.62%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.62%) Pricing Data
10 2 (0.62%) STB
11 1 (0.31%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.38%) Linux
2 11 (3.41%) Unix
3 7 (2.17%) Windows
4 6 (1.86%) Mac OS X
4 6 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.55%) CentOS
6 2 (0.62%) Android
6 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.31%) Debian
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (57.59%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (31.27%) Microservices
3 86 (26.63%) Scrum
4 72 (22.29%) DevOps
5 63 (19.50%) TDD
6 60 (18.58%) Pair Programming
7 56 (17.34%) Front End Development
8 49 (15.17%) Open Source
9 43 (13.31%) Refactoring
10 38 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (8.98%) Test Automation
12 27 (8.36%) Analytics
13 26 (8.05%) Web Development
14 21 (6.50%) Mentoring
15 18 (5.57%) Data Science
15 18 (5.57%) Infrastructure as Code
15 18 (5.57%) Software Architecture
15 18 (5.57%) Visualisation
16 17 (5.26%) Software Engineering
17 15 (4.64%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 113 (34.98%) Java
2 104 (32.20%) Python
3 102 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 42 (13.00%) Java 8
5 37 (11.46%) TypeScript
6 36 (11.15%) SQL
7 32 (9.91%) Ruby
8 27 (8.36%) C#
9 26 (8.05%) Bash Shell
10 18 (5.57%) Go
11 14 (4.33%) Scala
12 8 (2.48%) Groovy
13 6 (1.86%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.55%) C
14 5 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.24%) PHP
16 3 (0.93%) Lua
17 2 (0.62%) C++
17 2 (0.62%) Perl
17 2 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 41 (12.69%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.02%) Degree
4 6 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.93%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.62%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.93%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) DICOM
3 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.31%) GDPR
3 1 (0.31%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 124 (38.39%) Docker
2 6 (1.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 83 (25.70%) Kubernetes
2 55 (17.03%) Terraform
3 32 (9.91%) Kibana
4 30 (9.29%) Ansible
5 19 (5.88%) logstash
6 11 (3.41%) Consul
7 10 (3.10%) Prometheus
8 8 (2.48%) Packer
8 8 (2.48%) Puppet
9 5 (1.55%) Grafana
10 3 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.62%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.31%) Graphite
12 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (4.02%) Google
2 12 (3.72%) Oracle
3 11 (3.41%) Splunk
4 9 (2.79%) Microsoft
5 8 (2.48%) Hortonworks
6 7 (2.17%) Axway
6 7 (2.17%) Lets Encrypt
6 7 (2.17%) Sybase
7 3 (0.93%) New Relic
7 3 (0.93%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.93%) SAP
8 2 (0.62%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.62%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.62%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.31%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.31%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.31%) Facebook
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.31%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.31%) Tableau