Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 181 154 196
Rank change year-on-year -27 +42 -15
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 441 818 668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.45% 1.85% 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.78% 10.93% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 645 552
London median daily rate £550 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% +7.69%
10th Percentile £425 £415 £375
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £525 £525 £508
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £41.83 £48.75
% change year-on-year -16.32% -14.21% +3.72%

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 4,510 7,486 7,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.86% 16.94% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,166 5,299 5,696
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £278 £305 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 63 94
London median hourly rate £25.68 £24.08 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.64% +7.02% +21.33%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.20 £12.58
90th Percentile £47.54 £47.50 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% -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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 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 -21 104 £563 +7.19% 95
South London +17 33 £488 -11.36% 12
West London +11 8 £463 -7.50% 19
East London +24 7 £525 -4.55% 11
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 224 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (41.50%) Docker
3 165 (37.41%) Python
4 162 (36.73%) AWS
5 118 (26.76%) Java
6 117 (26.53%) TDD
6 117 (26.53%) Microservices
7 112 (25.40%) DevOps
7 112 (25.40%) Kubernetes
8 105 (23.81%) REST
8 105 (23.81%) Linux
9 103 (23.36%) Git (software)
10 98 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
11 95 (21.54%) AngularJS
12 88 (19.95%) JavaScript
13 84 (19.05%) Scrum
14 79 (17.91%) Finance
15 77 (17.46%) SQL
16 75 (17.01%) MySQL
17 70 (15.87%) MongoDB
18 67 (15.19%) Node.js
19 65 (14.74%) Terraform
20 63 (14.29%) Kafka
20 63 (14.29%) Jenkins
21 59 (13.38%) Open Source
21 59 (13.38%) Spring
22 56 (12.70%) Security Cleared
23 53 (12.02%) NoSQL
24 51 (11.56%) Spring Boot
25 50 (11.34%) Elastic Stack

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 34 (7.71%) Apache Spark
2 26 (5.90%) Apache
3 16 (3.63%) nginx
4 13 (2.95%) Apache Solr
5 12 (2.72%) Confluence
6 8 (1.81%) IIS
7 5 (1.13%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (1.13%) JBoss
7 5 (1.13%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.91%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.68%) Drupal
9 3 (0.68%) Luigi
10 2 (0.45%) CMS
10 2 (0.45%) Jetty
10 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.23%) Mule
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.23%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 162 (36.73%) AWS
2 43 (9.75%) Amazon S3
3 42 (9.52%) Azure
4 38 (8.62%) GitHub
5 35 (7.94%) Serverless
6 31 (7.03%) AWS Lambda
7 29 (6.58%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (6.35%) GCP
9 26 (5.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 20 (4.54%) Amazon SQS
11 16 (3.63%) AWS CodePipeline
12 14 (3.17%) Amazon ECS
13 12 (2.72%) Amazon EKS
14 9 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (2.04%) OpenShift
14 9 (2.04%) PaaS
15 8 (1.81%) Amazon Cognito
15 8 (1.81%) AWS CodeDeploy
15 8 (1.81%) CloudFront
15 8 (1.81%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.49%) HTTP
1 11 (2.49%) SSL
2 10 (2.27%) DNS
2 10 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.81%) FTP
4 7 (1.59%) Network Security
5 6 (1.36%) VPN
6 3 (0.68%) Internet
6 3 (0.68%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.45%) DHCP
7 2 (0.45%) SMTP
7 2 (0.45%) SSH
8 1 (0.23%) AMQP
8 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 75 (17.01%) MySQL
3 70 (15.87%) MongoDB
4 53 (12.02%) NoSQL
5 32 (7.26%) Hadoop
6 25 (5.67%) Relational Database
7 22 (4.99%) Big Data
7 22 (4.99%) Redis
7 22 (4.99%) SQL Server
8 21 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 21 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (3.40%) Amazon Redshift
10 14 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (2.95%) BigQuery
12 11 (2.49%) Flink
13 6 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.36%) InfluxDB
13 6 (1.36%) Neo4j
13 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 103 (23.36%) Git (software)
2 63 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 47 (10.66%) Selenium
4 35 (7.94%) GitLab
5 29 (6.58%) Jasmine
5 29 (6.58%) JIRA
6 28 (6.35%) JUnit
7 27 (6.12%) Gradle
8 25 (5.67%) Maven
9 22 (4.99%) Protractor
10 21 (4.76%) Mockito
11 15 (3.40%) Artifactory
12 14 (3.17%) CircleCI
12 14 (3.17%) Cucumber
13 13 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (2.95%) JMeter
14 10 (2.27%) Gatling
14 10 (2.27%) Subversion
15 9 (2.04%) Bitbucket
15 9 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 79 (17.91%) Finance
2 37 (8.39%) Banking
3 30 (6.80%) Public Sector
4 21 (4.76%) Marketing
5 17 (3.85%) Retail
6 14 (3.17%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.36%) Publishing
8 5 (1.13%) Legal
9 4 (0.91%) Back Office
9 4 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.68%) Law
10 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.45%) Advertising
11 2 (0.45%) Electronics
11 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 256 (58.05%) Developer
2 64 (14.51%) Python Developer
3 59 (13.38%) Java Developer
4 58 (13.15%) DevOps Engineer
5 57 (12.93%) Senior Developer
6 27 (6.12%) Backend Developer
7 24 (5.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 21 (4.76%) Angular Developer
8 21 (4.76%) Ruby Developer
9 19 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
10 18 (4.08%) Senior Python Developer
11 17 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (3.63%) Architect
12 16 (3.63%) AWS Developer
12 16 (3.63%) React Developer
12 16 (3.63%) Software Engineer
13 15 (3.40%) .NET Developer
14 14 (3.17%) Django Developer
14 14 (3.17%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (23.81%) REST
2 95 (21.54%) AngularJS
3 67 (15.19%) Node.js
4 63 (14.29%) Kafka
5 59 (13.38%) Spring
6 51 (11.56%) Spring Boot
7 50 (11.34%) Elastic Stack
8 46 (10.43%) Web Services
9 45 (10.20%) React
9 45 (10.20%) SOAP
10 35 (7.94%) RabbitMQ
11 33 (7.48%) .NET
11 33 (7.48%) Ruby on Rails
12 32 (7.26%) Django
13 30 (6.80%) HTML
14 28 (6.35%) Flask
15 25 (5.67%) CSS
16 24 (5.44%) HTML5
16 24 (5.44%) RESTful
17 19 (4.31%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.67%) User Experience
2 24 (5.44%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 15 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.17%) Cloud Native
6 12 (2.72%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.49%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.36%) STB
10 5 (1.13%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.13%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.13%) NHS
11 4 (0.91%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.68%) Equities
12 3 (0.68%) Pricing Data
13 2 (0.45%) Derivative
13 2 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 105 (23.81%) Linux
2 18 (4.08%) Unix
3 15 (3.40%) Windows
4 10 (2.27%) Debian
5 9 (2.04%) CoreOS
5 9 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.81%) Android
6 8 (1.81%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.81%) Mac OS
6 8 (1.81%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.36%) CentOS
8 5 (1.13%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (26.53%) Microservices
2 117 (26.53%) TDD
3 112 (25.40%) DevOps
4 84 (19.05%) Scrum
5 59 (13.38%) Open Source
6 49 (11.11%) BDD
7 48 (10.88%) Software Engineering
8 45 (10.20%) Pair Programming
9 43 (9.75%) Data Science
9 43 (9.75%) Front End Development
9 43 (9.75%) Test Automation
10 35 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (7.48%) Kanban
12 32 (7.26%) Computer Science
13 27 (6.12%) Machine Learning
14 24 (5.44%) API Development
15 21 (4.76%) Infrastructure as Code
15 21 (4.76%) Refactoring
16 20 (4.54%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (37.41%) Python
2 118 (26.76%) Java
3 88 (19.95%) JavaScript
4 77 (17.46%) SQL
5 43 (9.75%) Java 8
6 40 (9.07%) Ruby
7 38 (8.62%) C#
8 37 (8.39%) Bash Shell
9 27 (6.12%) Go
10 24 (5.44%) TypeScript
11 21 (4.76%) Scala
12 13 (2.95%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.04%) PHP
14 8 (1.81%) R
15 6 (1.36%) Groovy
15 6 (1.36%) Perl
15 6 (1.36%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.13%) ES6
16 5 (1.13%) F#
17 3 (0.68%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 56 (12.70%) Security Cleared
2 47 (10.66%) SC Cleared
3 25 (5.67%) Degree
4 6 (1.36%) AWS Certification
4 6 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.36%) PhD
5 4 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.23%) MCSA
7 1 (0.23%) MCSE
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.17%) QA
2 8 (1.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.68%) MiFID
4 2 (0.45%) EMIR
5 1 (0.23%) DICOM
5 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 183 (41.50%) Docker
2 11 (2.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (1.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.91%) vSphere
5 2 (0.45%) HDFS
5 2 (0.45%) NFS
5 2 (0.45%) Varnish
5 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.45%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 112 (25.40%) Kubernetes
2 65 (14.74%) Terraform
3 48 (10.88%) Kibana
4 43 (9.75%) Ansible
5 31 (7.03%) logstash
5 31 (7.03%) Puppet
6 26 (5.90%) Prometheus
7 17 (3.85%) Packer
8 14 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (2.72%) Consul
10 11 (2.49%) Grafana
11 9 (2.04%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (1.59%) Graphite
13 3 (0.68%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.68%) Mesos
13 3 (0.68%) Sysdig
13 3 (0.68%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.45%) Fluentd
14 2 (0.45%) Marathon
14 2 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (4.99%) Google
2 15 (3.40%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.17%) Splunk
4 13 (2.95%) Hortonworks
4 13 (2.95%) Oracle
5 10 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.04%) Tableau
7 8 (1.81%) VMware
8 7 (1.59%) Sybase
9 6 (1.36%) Cisco
9 6 (1.36%) Dell
9 6 (1.36%) Demandware
9 6 (1.36%) Elastic Path
9 6 (1.36%) EMC
9 6 (1.36%) F5
9 6 (1.36%) NetApp
9 6 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.13%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.91%) Axway
11 4 (0.91%) SevOne