Period
to 5 March 2021

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 5 March 2021 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
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 244 175 170
Rank change year-on-year -69 -5 +17
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 188 428 753
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.93% 1.53% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.41% 10.22% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 328 598
Median daily rate £513 £550 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +2.80% +1.90%
10th Percentile £325 £411 £425
90th Percentile £660 £675 £663
England median daily rate £501 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.57% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.00 -
England median hourly rate £38.38 £27.00 £41.83
% change year-on-year +42.15% -35.45% -11.95%

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 2,933 4,187 7,257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.59% 14.92% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,069 2,960 5,186
Median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £306
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 41 48
Median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £23.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.00% +4.35% +21.30%
10th Percentile £19.80 £15.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £70.21 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £25.05 £19.09 £18.75
% change year-on-year +31.19% +1.81% +0.47%

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 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 2021. 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 +15 28 £450 -18.18% 50
West London +35 6 £363 -21.62% 23
South London +14 5 £514 -6.59% 6
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, 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 74 (39.36%) Java
2 68 (36.17%) DevOps
3 67 (35.64%) Git (software)
4 65 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (32.98%) Kubernetes
6 60 (31.91%) Docker
7 59 (31.38%) AWS
7 59 (31.38%) JavaScript
8 57 (30.32%) Microservices
9 48 (25.53%) Python
10 47 (25.00%) Node.js
11 39 (20.74%) React
11 39 (20.74%) Security Cleared
12 38 (20.21%) Linux
13 37 (19.68%) Kafka
14 36 (19.15%) Jenkins
15 35 (18.62%) SQL
16 34 (18.09%) REST
17 33 (17.55%) PostgreSQL
18 32 (17.02%) SC Cleared
19 29 (15.43%) Software Engineering
19 29 (15.43%) Terraform
20 28 (14.89%) Redis
20 28 (14.89%) Spring Boot
20 28 (14.89%) Spring
21 27 (14.36%) TDD
22 26 (13.83%) Ansible
23 25 (13.30%) Splunk
23 25 (13.30%) AngularJS
24 24 (12.77%) Banking

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 14 (7.45%) Apache Spark
2 12 (6.38%) Camunda
3 11 (5.85%) Apache Solr
4 7 (3.72%) IIS
5 6 (3.19%) Apache
5 6 (3.19%) JBoss
5 6 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.60%) nginx
7 2 (1.06%) CMS
7 2 (1.06%) Traefik
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.53%) Jetty
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 59 (31.38%) AWS
2 23 (12.23%) Azure
3 19 (10.11%) Serverless
4 17 (9.04%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (5.32%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (4.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 9 (4.79%) Amazon S3
7 8 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (4.26%) GCP
7 8 (4.26%) GitHub
7 8 (4.26%) OpenShift
8 7 (3.72%) Amazon Neptune
8 7 (3.72%) SaaS
9 6 (3.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (3.19%) AWS CodePipeline
9 6 (3.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (2.66%) Route 53
11 4 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (2.13%) AWS CodeCommit
11 4 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.98%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.91%) Firewall
3 7 (3.72%) BGP
4 6 (3.19%) SNMP
5 5 (2.66%) HTTP
5 5 (2.66%) MPLS
5 5 (2.66%) SSL
6 4 (2.13%) DNS
6 4 (2.13%) Kerberos
6 4 (2.13%) Network Security
6 4 (2.13%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.60%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (1.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (1.06%) FTP
8 2 (1.06%) Multicast
8 2 (1.06%) OSPF
8 2 (1.06%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.55%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (14.89%) Redis
3 21 (11.17%) Relational Database
4 20 (10.64%) Neo4j
5 18 (9.57%) NoSQL
6 14 (7.45%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (6.38%) MySQL
8 11 (5.85%) MongoDB
9 10 (5.32%) SQL Server
10 8 (4.26%) Hadoop
11 7 (3.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (3.19%) Big Data
13 5 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (2.66%) Hazelcast
14 4 (2.13%) RDBMS
15 3 (1.60%) Amazon Aurora
16 2 (1.06%) IDOL
16 2 (1.06%) Tableau
17 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
17 1 (0.53%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 67 (35.64%) Git (software)
2 36 (19.15%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.98%) Selenium
4 11 (5.85%) Maven
5 9 (4.79%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.26%) SonarQube
7 7 (3.72%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.19%) Grunt
8 6 (3.19%) gulp
8 6 (3.19%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.66%) Artifactory
9 5 (2.66%) CircleCI
9 5 (2.66%) GitLab
9 5 (2.66%) JUnit
9 5 (2.66%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (2.66%) Subversion
10 4 (2.13%) Gradle
10 4 (2.13%) IntelliJ
10 4 (2.13%) JIRA
11 3 (1.60%) Sublime Text
General
1 24 (12.77%) Banking
2 19 (10.11%) Finance
3 7 (3.72%) Investment Banking
3 7 (3.72%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.19%) Retail
5 4 (2.13%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.13%) Law
6 2 (1.06%) Electronics
6 2 (1.06%) Front Office
6 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.06%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Police
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (44.68%) Developer
2 25 (13.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (13.30%) Java Developer
3 19 (10.11%) Architect
4 16 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 15 (7.98%) Software Engineer
6 13 (6.91%) JavaScript Developer
6 13 (6.91%) Software Developer
7 11 (5.85%) AWS Developer
7 11 (5.85%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Python Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (3.72%) Angular Developer
10 7 (3.72%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (3.19%) Data Engineer
11 6 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (2.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (2.66%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 4 (2.13%) Elasticsearch Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.00%) Node.js
2 39 (20.74%) React
3 37 (19.68%) Kafka
4 34 (18.09%) REST
5 28 (14.89%) Spring
5 28 (14.89%) Spring Boot
6 25 (13.30%) AngularJS
7 24 (12.77%) Elastic Stack
8 19 (10.11%) .NET
8 19 (10.11%) HTML
9 18 (9.57%) CSS
9 18 (9.57%) GraphQL
10 15 (7.98%) HTML5
11 13 (6.91%) JSON
12 11 (5.85%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (5.32%) .NET Core
13 10 (5.32%) Web Services
14 9 (4.79%) RESTful
15 8 (4.26%) ASP.NET
15 8 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.91%) Public Cloud
2 6 (3.19%) Virtual Team
2 6 (3.19%) W3C
3 5 (2.66%) User Experience
4 4 (2.13%) Cloud Native
5 3 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.60%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.53%) DataPower
7 1 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.53%) Fedwire
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.21%) Linux
2 13 (6.91%) Windows
3 4 (2.13%) Unix
3 4 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.60%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.06%) Android
5 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (36.17%) DevOps
2 65 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (30.32%) Microservices
4 29 (15.43%) Software Engineering
5 27 (14.36%) TDD
6 17 (9.04%) Unit Testing
7 15 (7.98%) Artificial Intelligence
7 15 (7.98%) Machine Learning
8 14 (7.45%) API Development
9 13 (6.91%) API Design
9 13 (6.91%) Infrastructure as Code
9 13 (6.91%) Test Automation
10 12 (6.38%) Analytics
10 12 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.38%) E-Commerce
10 12 (6.38%) ETL
10 12 (6.38%) The Twelve-Factor App
11 11 (5.85%) Web Development
12 10 (5.32%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 9 (4.79%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 74 (39.36%) Java
2 59 (31.38%) JavaScript
3 48 (25.53%) Python
4 35 (18.62%) SQL
5 19 (10.11%) Java 8
6 17 (9.04%) TypeScript
7 16 (8.51%) PHP
8 15 (7.98%) C#
8 15 (7.98%) ES6
9 13 (6.91%) Go
10 12 (6.38%) Perl
11 10 (5.32%) Ruby
12 9 (4.79%) Scala
13 8 (4.26%) Bash Shell
13 8 (4.26%) PL/SQL
14 7 (3.72%) Kotlin
15 6 (3.19%) SPARQL
16 5 (2.66%) PowerShell
17 3 (1.60%) Apple Swift
17 3 (1.60%) SHACL
Qualifications
1 39 (20.74%) Security Cleared
2 32 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.72%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (1.60%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) Degree
6 1 (0.53%) CCDE
6 1 (0.53%) CCIE
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.53%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.19%) QA
2 5 (2.66%) Dublin Core
3 3 (1.60%) GDPR
4 1 (0.53%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.53%) SEPA
4 1 (0.53%) TARGET2
System Software
1 60 (31.91%) Docker
2 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 62 (32.98%) Kubernetes
2 29 (15.43%) Terraform
3 26 (13.83%) Ansible
4 15 (7.98%) Kibana
5 13 (6.91%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (6.38%) Graphite
7 10 (5.32%) Puppet
8 8 (4.26%) Netcool
9 7 (3.72%) Grafana
10 6 (3.19%) HP SIM
10 6 (3.19%) Icinga
10 6 (3.19%) Nagios
10 6 (3.19%) Opsview
10 6 (3.19%) Prometheus
11 3 (1.60%) BladeLogic
11 3 (1.60%) Istio
11 3 (1.60%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (1.60%) logstash
12 2 (1.06%) Fluentd
12 2 (1.06%) Mesos
Vendors
1 25 (13.30%) Splunk
2 16 (8.51%) AppDynamics
3 9 (4.79%) Oracle
4 8 (4.26%) HP
4 8 (4.26%) SevOne
5 6 (3.19%) Dynatrace
5 6 (3.19%) Google
5 6 (3.19%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.60%) Altiris
6 3 (1.60%) Brightcove
6 3 (1.60%) Databricks
7 2 (1.06%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.06%) Arista
7 2 (1.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco
7 2 (1.06%) F5
7 2 (1.06%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.06%) SAP
8 1 (0.53%) IBM
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft