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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 264 355
Rank change year-on-year +101 +91  
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 318 165 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.55% 0.77% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.11% 4.15% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 137 67
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £371 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.93% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Elasticsearch is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3489 3978 4358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.05% 18.61% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2450 2872 2903
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 102
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £34.54 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Elasticsearch as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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
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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 39 £475 +5.55% 22
Croydon +10 18 £488 +21.87%
Westminster +6 2 £475 +26.66%
Canary Wharf +3 2 £650 +92.59%
Feltham - 2 - -
New Malden - 1 - -
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 309 (58.08%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (45.49%) Java
3 225 (42.29%) Amazon AWS
4 219 (41.17%) DevOps
5 200 (37.59%) TDD
6 179 (33.65%) JavaScript
7 173 (32.52%) Docker
8 172 (32.33%) Python
9 161 (30.26%) Git (software)
10 142 (26.69%) Microservices
11 136 (25.56%) Linux
12 135 (25.38%) Kafka
12 135 (25.38%) Jenkins
13 127 (23.87%) Scrum
14 124 (23.31%) Elastic Stack
15 117 (21.99%) AngularJS
16 116 (21.80%) NoSQL
17 113 (21.24%) Hadoop
18 112 (21.05%) logstash
19 111 (20.86%) Kibana
20 100 (18.80%) SQL
21 98 (18.42%) .NET
22 95 (17.86%) BDD
23 94 (17.67%) MongoDB
23 94 (17.67%) Ansible
24 93 (17.48%) Puppet
24 93 (17.48%) Node.js
25 92 (17.29%) C#
26 91 (17.11%) Ruby
27 90 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure

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 69 (12.97%) Apache
1 69 (12.97%) Apache Spark
2 51 (9.59%) Apache Solr
3 34 (6.39%) Tomcat
4 29 (5.45%) nginx
5 18 (3.38%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.82%) Confluence
7 14 (2.63%) JBoss
8 10 (1.88%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.32%) CMS
9 7 (1.32%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.13%) SAS
11 5 (0.94%) Mule
11 5 (0.94%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.75%) Drupal
12 4 (0.75%) WordPress
13 3 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.38%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (0.56%) SPSS
2 2 (0.38%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 225 (42.29%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (13.91%) Amazon EC2
4 53 (9.96%) GitHub
5 47 (8.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 27 (5.08%) Amazon S3
7 25 (4.70%) Twilio
8 20 (3.76%) Amazon SQS
8 20 (3.76%) Heroku
9 16 (3.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 16 (3.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 15 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
11 14 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (2.07%) Quay.io
13 7 (1.32%) Akamai
13 7 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (1.13%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (1.13%) SaaS
15 4 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.71%) HTTP
2 28 (5.26%) DNS
3 17 (3.20%) Internet
4 13 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
5 11 (2.07%) OpenVPN
5 11 (2.07%) SSH
5 11 (2.07%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.69%) SNMP
7 8 (1.50%) Firewall
7 8 (1.50%) LDAP
7 8 (1.50%) Multicast
8 7 (1.32%) Kerberos
8 7 (1.32%) SSL
9 6 (1.13%) Network Security
10 5 (0.94%) VPN
11 4 (0.75%) LAN
11 4 (0.75%) tcpdump
11 4 (0.75%) WAN
11 4 (0.75%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.56%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (21.80%) NoSQL
2 113 (21.24%) Hadoop
3 94 (17.67%) MongoDB
4 83 (15.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 65 (12.22%) PostgreSQL
5 65 (12.22%) SQL Server
6 64 (12.03%) Big Data
7 59 (11.09%) MySQL
8 47 (8.83%) HBase
9 46 (8.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 41 (7.71%) Apache Hive
11 23 (4.32%) Amazon RDS
12 22 (4.14%) Redis
13 21 (3.95%) Neo4j
14 15 (2.82%) RethinkDB
15 12 (2.26%) Relational Database
16 8 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (1.50%) Impala
16 8 (1.50%) Sqoop
17 7 (1.32%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 161 (30.26%) Git (software)
2 135 (25.38%) Jenkins
3 89 (16.73%) Maven
4 34 (6.39%) JIRA
4 34 (6.39%) TeamCity
5 26 (4.89%) JUnit
5 26 (4.89%) Selenium
6 25 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (4.14%) Bitbucket
7 22 (4.14%) Mockito
7 22 (4.14%) Vagrant
8 20 (3.76%) Ant
8 20 (3.76%) Subversion
9 19 (3.57%) RSpec
10 18 (3.38%) Artifactory
10 18 (3.38%) WebDriver
11 15 (2.82%) Grunt
12 14 (2.63%) GitLab
12 14 (2.63%) SonarQube
12 14 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (7.14%) Finance
2 32 (6.02%) Banking
3 13 (2.44%) Front Office
4 12 (2.26%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.88%) Retail
6 9 (1.69%) Marketing
7 8 (1.50%) Games
8 7 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.56%) Advertising
9 3 (0.56%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.38%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.38%) Legal
10 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 291 (54.70%) Developer
2 111 (20.86%) Java Developer
3 87 (16.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 51 (9.59%) Senior Developer
5 43 (8.08%) .NET Developer
6 39 (7.33%) C# Developer
7 35 (6.58%) Python Developer
8 34 (6.39%) AWS Engineer
9 33 (6.20%) AWS Developer
10 25 (4.70%) Data Engineer
10 25 (4.70%) Full Stack Developer
11 24 (4.51%) AWS DevOps
11 24 (4.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 24 (4.51%) Elasticsearch Developer
12 23 (4.32%) Agile Developer
12 23 (4.32%) Architect
13 22 (4.14%) Azure Developer
14 20 (3.76%) Agile Java Developer
14 20 (3.76%) Software Engineer
15 19 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (25.38%) Kafka
2 124 (23.31%) Elastic Stack
3 117 (21.99%) AngularJS
4 98 (18.42%) .NET
5 93 (17.48%) Node.js
6 82 (15.41%) REST
6 82 (15.41%) Spring
7 79 (14.85%) HTML
8 73 (13.72%) CSS
9 66 (12.41%) RabbitMQ
10 60 (11.28%) ASP.NET
11 53 (9.96%) Web Services
12 49 (9.21%) React
13 48 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 47 (8.83%) HTML5
14 47 (8.83%) Spring Boot
15 45 (8.46%) RESTful
16 44 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (7.52%) Django
18 28 (5.26%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.53%) User Experience
2 41 (7.71%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (4.70%) Linux Command Line
3 25 (4.70%) Public Cloud
4 24 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.20%) Data Structures
6 16 (3.01%) Blog
6 16 (3.01%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.69%) Fintech
8 7 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (1.13%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.13%) EPoS
10 5 (0.94%) Derivative
10 5 (0.94%) Private Cloud
10 5 (0.94%) Social Network
11 4 (0.75%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.75%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 136 (25.56%) Linux
2 44 (8.27%) Unix
3 42 (7.89%) Windows
4 28 (5.26%) CentOS
5 26 (4.89%) Ubuntu
6 13 (2.44%) CoreOS
6 13 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.50%) FreeBSD
8 4 (0.75%) Fedora
9 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.38%) Debian
10 2 (0.38%) SUSE
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (58.08%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (41.17%) DevOps
3 200 (37.59%) TDD
4 142 (26.69%) Microservices
5 127 (23.87%) Scrum
6 95 (17.86%) BDD
7 69 (12.97%) MVC
8 68 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (12.22%) Software Engineering
10 63 (11.84%) E-Commerce
11 55 (10.34%) Pair Programming
12 54 (10.15%) Test Automation
13 52 (9.77%) Kanban
14 51 (9.59%) Open Source
15 48 (9.02%) Configuration Management
16 44 (8.27%) Web Development
17 38 (7.14%) Front End Development
17 38 (7.14%) OO
18 36 (6.77%) Continuous Deployment
19 34 (6.39%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 242 (45.49%) Java
2 179 (33.65%) JavaScript
3 172 (32.33%) Python
4 100 (18.80%) SQL
5 92 (17.29%) C#
6 91 (17.11%) Ruby
7 78 (14.66%) Scala
8 72 (13.53%) Bash Shell
9 32 (6.02%) Go
10 28 (5.26%) Perl
11 21 (3.95%) Groovy
11 21 (3.95%) PHP
12 14 (2.63%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.26%) ES6
13 12 (2.26%) R
14 10 (1.88%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.88%) XPath
15 9 (1.69%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.50%) C
16 8 (1.50%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 59 (11.09%) Security Cleared
2 53 (9.96%) SC Cleared
3 19 (3.57%) Degree
4 10 (1.88%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.32%) CISA
6 7 (1.32%) CISM
6 7 (1.32%) CISSP
7 6 (1.13%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.19%) CCIE
9 1 (0.19%) CFA
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.89%) QA
2 6 (1.13%) FedRAMP
2 6 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.38%) MiFID
4 1 (0.19%) GCP
System Software
1 173 (32.52%) Docker
2 27 (5.08%) HDFS
3 21 (3.95%) Apache Flume
4 18 (3.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 13 (2.44%) Active Directory
5 13 (2.44%) Squid
6 12 (2.26%) vCloud
7 11 (2.07%) etcd
7 11 (2.07%) flannel
7 11 (2.07%) Postfix
7 11 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (1.69%) Samba
9 8 (1.50%) Ceph
9 8 (1.50%) Snort
10 7 (1.32%) GlusterFS
10 7 (1.32%) LXC
10 7 (1.32%) SkyDNS
10 7 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (1.13%) vSphere
12 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 112 (21.05%) logstash
2 111 (20.86%) Kibana
3 94 (17.67%) Ansible
4 93 (17.48%) Puppet
5 70 (13.16%) Kubernetes
6 63 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
6 63 (11.84%) Terraform
7 38 (7.14%) Nagios
8 30 (5.64%) Grafana
9 29 (5.45%) Graphite
10 20 (3.76%) Prometheus
10 20 (3.76%) ZABBIX
11 19 (3.57%) Sysdig
12 18 (3.38%) Hadoop YARN
13 16 (3.01%) Docker Swarm
14 15 (2.82%) Mesos
15 13 (2.44%) rkt
16 12 (2.26%) HAProxy
16 12 (2.26%) Rancher
17 11 (2.07%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (7.52%) VMware
2 32 (6.02%) Oracle
3 26 (4.89%) Microsoft
4 22 (4.14%) Cloudera
5 20 (3.76%) Splunk
6 12 (2.26%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.07%) AppDynamics
7 11 (2.07%) Sonatype
8 8 (1.50%) Hortonworks
9 7 (1.32%) Google
9 7 (1.32%) IBM
10 6 (1.13%) Ab Initio
10 6 (1.13%) Rackspace
11 5 (0.94%) Informatica
11 5 (0.94%) New Relic
11 5 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.94%) Tableau
12 4 (0.75%) Dynatrace
12 4 (0.75%) SAP
13 3 (0.56%) Sage
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