Period
to

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 18 May 2022 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
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 298 309 160
Rank change year-on-year +11 -149 +25
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 328 158 327
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.85% 0.66% 1.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 4.71% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 109 243
10th Percentile £493 £362 £405
25th Percentile £550 £425 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £515 £550
Median % change year-on-year +26.21% -6.36% -
75th Percentile £750 £628 £638
90th Percentile £828 £656 £700
England median daily rate £625 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
England median hourly rate £49.50 £56.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -12.39% +109.26% -

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 4,918 3,356 3,061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.75% 14.06% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,462 2,400 2,112
10th Percentile £369 £325 £313
25th Percentile £463 £418 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £565 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.24% +2.50% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £613 £600
90th Percentile £775 £688 £700
England median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 26 27
10th Percentile £20.27 £17.00 £15.00
25th Percentile £26.32 £21.25 £19.56
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.25 £26.48
Median % change year-on-year -6.83% +52.00% -2.83%
75th Percentile £60.44 £57.50 £44.69
90th Percentile £73.50 £68.95 £61.20
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +22.50% +17.23%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -37 24 £700 +21.74% 40
South London -7 10 £625 +42.86% 2
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 131 (39.94%) DevOps
2 124 (37.80%) AWS
3 120 (36.59%) Java
3 120 (36.59%) Python
4 119 (36.28%) Docker
5 111 (33.84%) Agile
6 109 (33.23%) Azure
7 107 (32.62%) CI/CD
8 105 (32.01%) Kubernetes
9 88 (26.83%) Jenkins
10 85 (25.91%) Microservices
11 83 (25.30%) Finance
12 82 (25.00%) Ansible
13 81 (24.70%) SQL
14 74 (22.56%) Kafka
15 72 (21.95%) Kibana
16 69 (21.04%) Git (software)
17 68 (20.73%) logstash
18 63 (19.21%) JavaScript
18 63 (19.21%) Elastic Stack
19 58 (17.68%) Terraform
19 58 (17.68%) Software Engineering
20 55 (16.77%) Social Skills
21 54 (16.46%) Go
21 54 (16.46%) Microsoft
22 52 (15.85%) OO
22 52 (15.85%) React
23 50 (15.24%) PostgreSQL
24 49 (14.94%) TDD
24 49 (14.94%) Analytics

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 25 (7.62%) Apache Spark
2 22 (6.71%) Confluence
3 19 (5.79%) Apache
4 9 (2.74%) nginx
5 8 (2.44%) IIS
6 5 (1.52%) Apache Pulsar
7 4 (1.22%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.91%) Alfresco
8 3 (0.91%) CMS
8 3 (0.91%) Jupyter
8 3 (0.91%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.61%) Mule
9 2 (0.61%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.61%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.30%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.30%) Immediacy CMS
10 1 (0.30%) Kentico
10 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) ION MarketView
1 2 (0.61%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 124 (37.80%) AWS
2 109 (33.23%) Azure
3 40 (12.20%) GitHub
4 39 (11.89%) PaaS
5 35 (10.67%) SaaS
6 34 (10.37%) Serverless
7 31 (9.45%) GCP
8 22 (6.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 22 (6.71%) AWS Lambda
9 20 (6.10%) Azure Monitor
10 18 (5.49%) Amazon Neptune
11 16 (4.88%) Amazon ECS
12 14 (4.27%) Amazon MSK
13 13 (3.96%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (3.96%) Azure Sentinel
14 12 (3.66%) AWS Fargate
15 11 (3.35%) Amazon S3
15 11 (3.35%) Azure Functions
16 10 (3.05%) OpenShift
17 9 (2.74%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.79%) Internet
2 12 (3.66%) Multicast
3 7 (2.13%) FTP
3 7 (2.13%) SSL
3 7 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.83%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.52%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.52%) VPN
5 5 (1.52%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.22%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (1.22%) DNS
6 4 (1.22%) Firewall
6 4 (1.22%) MPLS
6 4 (1.22%) WAN
7 3 (0.91%) HTTP
8 2 (0.61%) DHCP
8 2 (0.61%) DSL
8 2 (0.61%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.30%) Network Security
9 1 (0.30%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.24%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (13.41%) MongoDB
3 43 (13.11%) NoSQL
4 41 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 32 (9.76%) SQL Server
6 31 (9.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 28 (8.54%) Big Data
8 23 (7.01%) MySQL
9 20 (6.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (5.79%) HBase
11 17 (5.18%) Hadoop
11 17 (5.18%) Redis
12 16 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
13 15 (4.57%) RDBMS
14 12 (3.66%) Flink
15 11 (3.35%) BigQuery
15 11 (3.35%) Neo4j
16 9 (2.74%) Power BI
16 9 (2.74%) Tableau
17 8 (2.44%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 88 (26.83%) Jenkins
2 69 (21.04%) Git (software)
3 44 (13.41%) TeamCity
4 41 (12.50%) JIRA
5 37 (11.28%) GitLab
6 26 (7.93%) SonarQube
7 19 (5.79%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (3.66%) Artifactory
9 11 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (3.35%) Bitbucket
9 11 (3.35%) Locust
9 11 (3.35%) Maven
10 9 (2.74%) JUnit
11 8 (2.44%) IntelliJ
12 7 (2.13%) Selenium
12 7 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (1.52%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.52%) PyCharm
13 5 (1.52%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.52%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 83 (25.30%) Finance
2 55 (16.77%) Social Skills
3 29 (8.84%) Banking
4 28 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (5.18%) Front Office
6 14 (4.27%) Law
7 11 (3.35%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.44%) Marketing
9 6 (1.83%) Public Sector
10 5 (1.52%) Presentation Skills
11 4 (1.22%) Advertising
11 4 (1.22%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (1.22%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.22%) Legal
11 4 (1.22%) Publishing
11 4 (1.22%) Retail
12 3 (0.91%) Back Office
13 2 (0.61%) Local Government
13 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 139 (42.38%) Developer
2 56 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (14.33%) Java Developer
4 25 (7.62%) Architect
5 23 (7.01%) Software Engineer
6 18 (5.49%) Data Engineer
7 15 (4.57%) Senior Developer
8 14 (4.27%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (3.96%) Core Java Developer
10 12 (3.66%) Azure Developer
10 12 (3.66%) C++ Developer
10 12 (3.66%) Electronics Engineer
10 12 (3.66%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.35%) Big Data Engineer
12 9 (2.74%) .NET Developer
12 9 (2.74%) Big Data Software Engineer
12 9 (2.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (2.44%) Applications Developer
13 8 (2.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (22.56%) Kafka
2 63 (19.21%) Elastic Stack
3 52 (15.85%) React
4 46 (14.02%) Node.js
5 35 (10.67%) REST
6 31 (9.45%) HTML
7 30 (9.15%) .NET
7 30 (9.15%) AngularJS
8 28 (8.54%) Spring
9 21 (6.40%) RESTful
9 21 (6.40%) Spring Boot
10 20 (6.10%) CSS
11 19 (5.79%) GraphQL
11 19 (5.79%) Lambda Expressions
12 15 (4.57%) Web Services
13 14 (4.27%) ActiveMQ
13 14 (4.27%) HTML5
14 12 (3.66%) Rendezvous
14 12 (3.66%) Sass
15 11 (3.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.32%) Public Cloud
2 23 (7.01%) Cloud Native
3 22 (6.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 17 (5.18%) Private Cloud
5 15 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (3.66%) Client/Server
7 11 (3.35%) Algorithms
7 11 (3.35%) Credit Risk
8 8 (2.44%) State Machine
8 8 (2.44%) User Experience
9 6 (1.83%) iPad
9 6 (1.83%) Video on Demand
10 5 (1.52%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.22%) Blog
11 4 (1.22%) W3C
12 3 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.91%) Derivative
12 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.59%) Linux
2 26 (7.93%) Windows
3 11 (3.35%) Unix
4 6 (1.83%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.52%) Android
5 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.52%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.30%) CentOS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (39.94%) DevOps
2 111 (33.84%) Agile
3 107 (32.62%) CI/CD
4 85 (25.91%) Microservices
5 58 (17.68%) Software Engineering
6 52 (15.85%) OO
7 49 (14.94%) Analytics
7 49 (14.94%) TDD
8 41 (12.50%) Full Stack Development
9 29 (8.84%) Configuration Management
9 29 (8.84%) Infrastructure as Code
10 28 (8.54%) ETL
10 28 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (8.54%) Scrum
11 26 (7.93%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (7.93%) Data Modelling
12 23 (7.01%) Infrastructure Automation
12 23 (7.01%) Visualisation
13 20 (6.10%) Multithreading
14 19 (5.79%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 120 (36.59%) Java
1 120 (36.59%) Python
2 81 (24.70%) SQL
3 63 (19.21%) JavaScript
4 54 (16.46%) Go
5 39 (11.89%) PowerShell
6 38 (11.59%) C#
7 23 (7.01%) C++
8 22 (6.71%) Bash
9 21 (6.40%) TypeScript
10 13 (3.96%) Groovy
11 12 (3.66%) Gremlin
11 12 (3.66%) Scala
12 11 (3.35%) Ruby
13 7 (2.13%) ES6
14 6 (1.83%) Perl
15 5 (1.52%) PHP
15 5 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.52%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.22%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 15 (4.57%) SC Cleared
1 15 (4.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (1.83%) Degree
3 4 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.22%) CCNP
3 4 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.22%) PMP
4 3 (0.91%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) FFIEC
6 1 (0.30%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.44%) QA
2 4 (1.22%) Dublin Core
3 3 (0.91%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.91%) MiFID
3 3 (0.91%) WCAG
4 2 (0.61%) GDPR
5 1 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.30%) GLBA
5 1 (0.30%) NIST
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 119 (36.28%) Docker
2 11 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.22%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.30%) iptables
5 1 (0.30%) Varnish
5 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 105 (32.01%) Kubernetes
2 82 (25.00%) Ansible
3 72 (21.95%) Kibana
4 68 (20.73%) logstash
5 58 (17.68%) Terraform
6 28 (8.54%) Prometheus
7 21 (6.40%) Grafana
8 18 (5.49%) Consul
9 17 (5.18%) ITRS Geneos
10 8 (2.44%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.83%) Nagios
12 5 (1.52%) BladeLogic
13 4 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (1.22%) Dollar Universe
13 4 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (1.22%) Puppet
13 4 (1.22%) Rancher
14 2 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.61%) Marathon
14 2 (0.61%) Mesos
Vendors
1 54 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.62%) Splunk
3 20 (6.10%) Google
4 17 (5.18%) Oracle
5 14 (4.27%) Informatica
5 14 (4.27%) TIBCO
6 11 (3.35%) VMware
7 8 (2.44%) Alteryx
8 7 (2.13%) Atlassian
8 7 (2.13%) Databricks
9 6 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.83%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.52%) Altiris
10 5 (1.52%) Cisco
10 5 (1.52%) Teradata
11 4 (1.22%) F5
11 4 (1.22%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.22%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.22%) NetScout
11 4 (1.22%) Talend