Period
to 26 June 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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 171 207
Rank change year-on-year -10 +36 +128
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 622 755 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.54% 1.67% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.70% 9.71% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 570 382
London median daily rate £550 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +13.16% -
10th Percentile £425 £413 £388
90th Percentile £691 £650 £625
England median daily rate £525 £525 £470
% change year-on-year - +11.70% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 9
London median hourly rate £35.00 - £47.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -52.13% -3.09%

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 6,413 7,778 7,254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.89% 17.19% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,434 5,552 5,068
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 92 74
London median hourly rate £28.50 £20.88 £22.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.53% -5.83% +11.31%
10th Percentile £15.52 £13.78 £12.88
90th Percentile £52.00 £57.50 £55.13
England median hourly rate £19.81 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.98% -2.44% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +38 165 £550 - 16
South London +23 45 £538 -6.52%
West London -7 16 £463 -4.15% 4
East London -35 14 £563 -
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 325 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (40.84%) Docker
3 237 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
4 226 (36.33%) Java
5 215 (34.57%) Python
6 207 (33.28%) JavaScript
7 184 (29.58%) TDD
8 166 (26.69%) Jenkins
9 165 (26.53%) DevOps
10 161 (25.88%) Microservices
11 155 (24.92%) Git (software)
12 154 (24.76%) Linux
13 150 (24.12%) Node.js
14 144 (23.15%) Kafka
15 142 (22.83%) SQL
16 141 (22.67%) AngularJS
17 130 (20.90%) BDD
17 130 (20.90%) Kubernetes
18 128 (20.58%) PostgreSQL
19 121 (19.45%) MongoDB
19 121 (19.45%) NoSQL
20 114 (18.33%) Ansible
21 109 (17.52%) Microsoft Azure
21 109 (17.52%) Finance
22 102 (16.40%) Scrum
23 100 (16.08%) MySQL
23 100 (16.08%) Terraform
24 94 (15.11%) Front End Development
25 93 (14.95%) Test Automation
26 91 (14.63%) JIRA

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 76 (12.22%) Apache Spark
2 52 (8.36%) Confluence
3 42 (6.75%) Apache
4 41 (6.59%) Apache Solr
5 14 (2.25%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.61%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.80%) nginx
8 5 (0.80%) WordPress
9 4 (0.64%) Mule
10 3 (0.48%) Anypoint
10 3 (0.48%) CMS
10 3 (0.48%) Drupal
10 3 (0.48%) JBoss
11 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.32%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.32%) Appian
12 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.16%) InVision
3 1 (0.16%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 237 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (17.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (10.77%) Serverless
4 59 (9.49%) AWS Lambda
5 57 (9.16%) GitHub
6 47 (7.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 40 (6.43%) Amazon S3
7 40 (6.43%) npm
8 38 (6.11%) Amazon ECS
9 37 (5.95%) Amazon SQS
10 25 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
11 22 (3.54%) Amazon Kinesis
12 21 (3.38%) AWS CloudFormation
13 19 (3.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 17 (2.73%) Datadog
15 16 (2.57%) Heroku
16 12 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
17 11 (1.77%) SaaS
18 9 (1.45%) Fastly
18 9 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.70%) HTTP
2 20 (3.22%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.61%) DNS
3 10 (1.61%) Kerberos
4 9 (1.45%) SSL
5 8 (1.29%) FTP
5 8 (1.29%) VPN
6 6 (0.96%) BGP
6 6 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (0.96%) Firewall
6 6 (0.96%) OSPF
7 5 (0.80%) Internet
7 5 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (0.64%) Multicast
8 4 (0.64%) Network Security
8 4 (0.64%) Wireless
8 4 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (20.58%) PostgreSQL
2 121 (19.45%) MongoDB
2 121 (19.45%) NoSQL
3 100 (16.08%) MySQL
4 91 (14.63%) Big Data
5 86 (13.83%) Redis
6 71 (11.41%) SQL Server
7 70 (11.25%) Hadoop
8 49 (7.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 49 (7.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 46 (7.40%) Relational Database
10 44 (7.07%) Neo4j
11 34 (5.47%) Apache Hive
11 34 (5.47%) HBase
12 22 (3.54%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (2.73%) Flink
14 16 (2.57%) Couchbase
15 15 (2.41%) Amazon Athena
16 13 (2.09%) InfluxDB
17 10 (1.61%) Presto
Development Applications
1 166 (26.69%) Jenkins
2 155 (24.92%) Git (software)
3 91 (14.63%) JIRA
4 72 (11.58%) Cucumber
5 61 (9.81%) Maven
6 46 (7.40%) gulp
7 45 (7.23%) Selenium
8 33 (5.31%) Grunt
8 33 (5.31%) Karma Test Runner
8 33 (5.31%) Protractor
9 32 (5.14%) Jasmine
10 30 (4.82%) GitLab
11 26 (4.18%) JUnit
11 26 (4.18%) Sonatype Nexus
12 25 (4.02%) Mockito
13 22 (3.54%) webpack
14 18 (2.89%) CircleCI
14 18 (2.89%) TeamCity
15 16 (2.57%) Gradle
16 15 (2.41%) Subversion
General
1 109 (17.52%) Finance
2 42 (6.75%) Banking
3 23 (3.70%) Marketing
4 22 (3.54%) Retail
5 19 (3.05%) Games
6 14 (2.25%) Publishing
7 12 (1.93%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.93%) Legal
8 9 (1.45%) Front Office
8 9 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.80%) Law
10 4 (0.64%) Advertising
11 3 (0.48%) Automotive
11 3 (0.48%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 367 (59.00%) Developer
2 87 (13.99%) Java Developer
3 82 (13.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 66 (10.61%) Python Developer
5 63 (10.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 47 (7.56%) Senior Developer
7 45 (7.23%) Architect
7 45 (7.23%) Data Engineer
8 41 (6.59%) React Developer
9 32 (5.14%) Angular Developer
9 32 (5.14%) Backend Developer
10 30 (4.82%) Big Data Engineer
11 27 (4.34%) AWS Engineer
12 26 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
12 26 (4.18%) Senior Java Developer
13 21 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
14 20 (3.22%) Python Engineer
15 19 (3.05%) Elasticsearch Developer
16 18 (2.89%) Software Engineer
17 16 (2.57%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (24.12%) Node.js
2 144 (23.15%) Kafka
3 141 (22.67%) AngularJS
4 87 (13.99%) Spring
5 85 (13.67%) Elastic Stack
6 78 (12.54%) HTML
7 77 (12.38%) REST
8 76 (12.22%) CSS
8 76 (12.22%) RESTful
9 68 (10.93%) JSON
10 59 (9.49%) Spring Boot
10 59 (9.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 53 (8.52%) HTML5
12 50 (8.04%) Redux
13 48 (7.72%) RabbitMQ
13 48 (7.72%) React
14 46 (7.40%) .NET
14 46 (7.40%) Web Services
15 32 (5.14%) Django
16 29 (4.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.00%) User Experience
2 37 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (5.31%) Virtual Team
4 26 (4.18%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.09%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.93%) NHS
9 10 (1.61%) PKI
9 10 (1.61%) Robotics
10 9 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.45%) STB
10 9 (1.45%) Wiki
11 8 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.96%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.96%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.96%) Equities
13 6 (0.96%) Music Streaming
13 6 (0.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 154 (24.76%) Linux
2 41 (6.59%) Unix
3 25 (4.02%) Android
3 25 (4.02%) Apple iOS
4 19 (3.05%) Ubuntu
5 12 (1.93%) Windows
6 5 (0.80%) CentOS
7 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.32%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (29.58%) TDD
3 165 (26.53%) DevOps
4 161 (25.88%) Microservices
5 130 (20.90%) BDD
6 102 (16.40%) Scrum
7 94 (15.11%) Front End Development
8 93 (14.95%) Test Automation
9 90 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (10.93%) Software Engineering
11 62 (9.97%) Open Source
12 57 (9.16%) Continuous Delivery
13 51 (8.20%) Kanban
14 44 (7.07%) Analytics
15 41 (6.59%) Configuration Management
15 41 (6.59%) Pair Programming
16 40 (6.43%) Data Science
17 38 (6.11%) Data Modelling
18 35 (5.63%) Mentoring
19 33 (5.31%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 226 (36.33%) Java
2 215 (34.57%) Python
3 207 (33.28%) JavaScript
4 142 (22.83%) SQL
5 75 (12.06%) Java 8
6 70 (11.25%) TypeScript
7 64 (10.29%) Scala
8 63 (10.13%) Bash Shell
9 54 (8.68%) ES6
10 34 (5.47%) Ruby
11 33 (5.31%) C#
12 28 (4.50%) Perl
13 26 (4.18%) Go
14 19 (3.05%) Shell Script
15 17 (2.73%) Groovy
16 12 (1.93%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.77%) ES7
18 10 (1.61%) PHP
19 9 (1.45%) Kotlin
20 8 (1.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 53 (8.52%) SC Cleared
3 42 (6.75%) Degree
4 9 (1.45%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.96%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.64%) CCIE
7 4 (0.64%) ISEB
7 4 (0.64%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.48%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.41%) QA
2 4 (0.64%) GDPR
3 3 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.16%) EMIR
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) MiFID
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 254 (40.84%) Docker
2 10 (1.61%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.64%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.64%) HDFS
3 4 (0.64%) Varnish
4 3 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.16%) KVM
6 1 (0.16%) NFS
6 1 (0.16%) PowerDNS
6 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.16%) vSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 130 (20.90%) Kubernetes
2 114 (18.33%) Ansible
3 100 (16.08%) Terraform
4 87 (13.99%) Kibana
5 60 (9.65%) logstash
6 56 (9.00%) Puppet
7 36 (5.79%) Grafana
8 28 (4.50%) Consul
9 22 (3.54%) Graphite
10 20 (3.22%) Hadoop YARN
11 15 (2.41%) Marathon
11 15 (2.41%) Mesos
11 15 (2.41%) Nagios
11 15 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (2.41%) ZABBIX
12 12 (1.93%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (0.96%) Packer
14 5 (0.80%) rkt
15 4 (0.64%) Fluentd
15 4 (0.64%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 52 (8.36%) Splunk
2 48 (7.72%) Google
3 29 (4.66%) Microsoft
4 27 (4.34%) Oracle
5 16 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (2.41%) SaltStack
7 12 (1.93%) Hortonworks
8 10 (1.61%) Cloudera
9 9 (1.45%) ServiceNow
10 8 (1.29%) AppDynamics
10 8 (1.29%) Cisco
10 8 (1.29%) New Relic
11 7 (1.13%) Demandware
11 7 (1.13%) Elastic Path
12 6 (0.96%) Fortinet
12 6 (0.96%) SolarWinds
13 5 (0.80%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.80%) Black Duck
13 5 (0.80%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.80%) MuleSoft