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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Elasticsearch
England / London
Rank 206 294 311
Rank change year-on-year +88 +17  
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 214 136 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.10% 0.62% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.76% 3.64% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 104 66
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +1.42% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 £52.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.47% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.25 -

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 3715 3733 3703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.08% 16.93% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2585 2568 2444
Median daily rate £470 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 92
Median hourly rate £22.34 £24.00 £20.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.93% +15.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £11.50 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.75 £50.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 +8 24 £525 -4.54% 8
New Malden - 7 - - 1
Croydon +10 2 £400 -3.03% 1
Westminster - 2 £475 -
Feltham -4 1 £425 +0.95% 1
Elasticsearch
England

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 279 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (43.99%) Amazon AWS
3 218 (42.25%) Java
4 197 (38.18%) DevOps
5 194 (37.60%) Git (software)
6 180 (34.88%) Python
7 165 (31.98%) Linux
8 156 (30.23%) Jenkins
9 153 (29.65%) TDD
10 143 (27.71%) Hadoop
10 143 (27.71%) Elastic Stack
11 136 (26.36%) Docker
12 132 (25.58%) JavaScript
13 129 (25.00%) Kafka
14 124 (24.03%) logstash
15 121 (23.45%) Kibana
16 118 (22.87%) PostgreSQL
17 109 (21.12%) Scrum
18 106 (20.54%) Puppet
19 105 (20.35%) SQL
20 103 (19.96%) Microsoft Azure
21 102 (19.77%) Scala
22 101 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
22 101 (19.57%) MySQL
23 100 (19.38%) Ansible
24 98 (18.99%) Microservices
24 98 (18.99%) JIRA
25 91 (17.64%) Apache Spark
26 89 (17.25%) Ruby
27 88 (17.05%) AngularJS

Elasticsearch
Top Related 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 91 (17.64%) Apache Spark
2 60 (11.63%) Apache
3 56 (10.85%) Apache Solr
4 42 (8.14%) nginx
5 32 (6.20%) Confluence
6 23 (4.46%) Tomcat
7 14 (2.71%) OpenStack
8 9 (1.74%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.55%) CMS
10 7 (1.36%) IIS
11 6 (1.16%) Drupal
11 6 (1.16%) JBoss
12 4 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.78%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.78%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.78%) SAS
12 4 (0.78%) WordPress
13 3 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.58%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 19 (3.68%) HipChat
2 9 (1.74%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.78%) MS Office
3 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) SAP Business One
1 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.58%) Magento
3 2 (0.39%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 227 (43.99%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (19.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (12.60%) Amazon EC2
4 36 (6.98%) GitHub
5 30 (5.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 25 (4.84%) Amazon S3
7 22 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
8 21 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (3.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 15 (2.91%) Amazon Kinesis
10 15 (2.91%) Twilio
11 11 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 11 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (1.94%) PaaS
13 8 (1.55%) Amazon ELB
13 8 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.17%) DNS
2 34 (6.59%) HTTP
3 27 (5.23%) SSH
4 26 (5.04%) OpenLDAP
4 26 (5.04%) OpenVPN
5 21 (4.07%) TCP/IP
6 19 (3.68%) Reverse Proxy
7 17 (3.29%) Firewall
7 17 (3.29%) VPN
8 15 (2.91%) Internet
9 14 (2.71%) SSL
10 13 (2.52%) IPsec
11 10 (1.94%) Multicast
11 10 (1.94%) SNMP
12 8 (1.55%) Kerberos
12 8 (1.55%) LDAP
13 4 (0.78%) Network Security
14 3 (0.58%) LAN
14 3 (0.58%) SNA
14 3 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (27.71%) Hadoop
2 118 (22.87%) PostgreSQL
3 101 (19.57%) MySQL
4 86 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 82 (15.89%) Big Data
6 70 (13.57%) MongoDB
7 59 (11.43%) Apache Hive
8 54 (10.47%) SQL Server
9 47 (9.11%) HBase
10 46 (8.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 36 (6.98%) Redis
12 27 (5.23%) Relational Database
13 24 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 24 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
14 21 (4.07%) Sqoop
15 15 (2.91%) Oracle Database
15 15 (2.91%) RethinkDB
16 14 (2.71%) Neo4j
16 14 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 194 (37.60%) Git (software)
2 156 (30.23%) Jenkins
3 98 (18.99%) JIRA
4 71 (13.76%) Maven
5 40 (7.75%) JUnit
6 31 (6.01%) Sonatype Nexus
7 29 (5.62%) Ant
8 28 (5.43%) SonarQube
8 28 (5.43%) TeamCity
9 27 (5.23%) Selenium
10 26 (5.04%) Liquibase
11 22 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
12 21 (4.07%) Subversion
13 19 (3.68%) JIRA Agile
14 18 (3.49%) Vagrant
15 17 (3.29%) CasperJS
15 17 (3.29%) PhantomJS
16 16 (3.10%) WebDriver
17 15 (2.91%) Artifactory
17 15 (2.91%) Cucumber
General
1 44 (8.53%) Finance
2 21 (4.07%) Banking
3 14 (2.71%) Marketing
4 11 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.55%) Retail
5 8 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.36%) Games
6 7 (1.36%) Publishing
7 4 (0.78%) Electronics
7 4 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.58%) Front Office
8 3 (0.58%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 233 (45.16%) Developer
2 96 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 89 (17.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 39 (7.56%) Senior Developer
5 33 (6.40%) Architect
6 31 (6.01%) AWS Engineer
7 27 (5.23%) AWS DevOps
8 25 (4.84%) Data Engineer
9 21 (4.07%) Python Developer
10 20 (3.88%) C# Developer
10 20 (3.88%) Consultant
10 20 (3.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 19 (3.68%) AWS Developer
11 19 (3.68%) Azure Developer
11 19 (3.68%) Elasticsearch Developer
11 19 (3.68%) Scala Developer
12 18 (3.49%) Administrator
12 18 (3.49%) Agile Developer
12 18 (3.49%) Web Engineer
13 16 (3.10%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (27.71%) Elastic Stack
2 129 (25.00%) Kafka
3 88 (17.05%) AngularJS
4 72 (13.95%) HTML
5 66 (12.79%) Node.js
5 66 (12.79%) RESTful
6 58 (11.24%) REST
6 58 (11.24%) Spring
7 55 (10.66%) .NET
8 50 (9.69%) CSS
8 50 (9.69%) Django
9 48 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
10 44 (8.53%) Web Services
11 39 (7.56%) HTML5
12 36 (6.98%) Spring Boot
13 29 (5.62%) ASP.NET
14 27 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (5.04%) Akka
15 26 (5.04%) MCollective
15 26 (5.04%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.47%) User Experience
2 37 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.23%) Public Cloud
4 22 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 17 (3.29%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (2.33%) Blog
7 10 (1.94%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.55%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.55%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.36%) PKI
10 6 (1.16%) Derivative
10 6 (1.16%) EPoS
10 6 (1.16%) Fintech
10 6 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
11 5 (0.97%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.78%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 165 (31.98%) Linux
2 45 (8.72%) Windows
3 42 (8.14%) CentOS
4 36 (6.98%) Unix
5 21 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.10%) Ubuntu
7 13 (2.52%) RancherOS
7 13 (2.52%) VyOS
8 10 (1.94%) FreeBSD
9 4 (0.78%) Android
9 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.78%) Debian
9 4 (0.78%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.58%) Fedora
10 3 (0.58%) SUSE
10 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.19%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (38.18%) DevOps
3 153 (29.65%) TDD
4 109 (21.12%) Scrum
5 101 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
6 98 (18.99%) Microservices
7 84 (16.28%) Configuration Management
8 73 (14.15%) BDD
9 66 (12.79%) Open Source
10 59 (11.43%) E-Commerce
11 50 (9.69%) MVC
12 49 (9.50%) Continuous Delivery
13 48 (9.30%) Pair Programming
14 40 (7.75%) Software Engineering
15 39 (7.56%) Continuous Deployment
16 36 (6.98%) Kanban
17 35 (6.78%) High Availability
18 33 (6.40%) OO
18 33 (6.40%) Web Development
19 26 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (42.25%) Java
2 180 (34.88%) Python
3 132 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 105 (20.35%) SQL
5 102 (19.77%) Scala
6 89 (17.25%) Ruby
7 54 (10.47%) PHP
8 41 (7.95%) Bash Shell
8 41 (7.95%) C#
9 37 (7.17%) Perl
10 35 (6.78%) R
11 32 (6.20%) Go
12 31 (6.01%) Shell Script
13 21 (4.07%) PowerShell
14 17 (3.29%) XPath
15 10 (1.94%) tcsh
16 9 (1.74%) Groovy
17 6 (1.16%) PHP 7
18 5 (0.97%) C
19 4 (0.78%) ES6
Qualifications
1 69 (13.37%) Security Cleared
2 63 (12.21%) SC Cleared
3 20 (3.88%) Degree
4 10 (1.94%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.55%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (0.97%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.58%) CISA
8 3 (0.58%) CISM
8 3 (0.58%) CISSP
9 2 (0.39%) CCIE
9 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.39%) RHCE
9 2 (0.39%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.19%) CCNA
10 1 (0.19%) CCNP
10 1 (0.19%) CFA
10 1 (0.19%) PhD
10 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.04%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) FedRAMP
2 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.39%) GCP
3 2 (0.39%) MiFID
3 2 (0.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 136 (26.36%) Docker
2 28 (5.43%) vCloud
3 26 (5.04%) Postfix
3 26 (5.04%) Squid
4 20 (3.88%) Apache Flume
5 19 (3.68%) HDFS
6 16 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (1.94%) Samba
7 10 (1.94%) Snort
8 9 (1.74%) Active Directory
9 7 (1.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.78%) Varnish
11 3 (0.58%) Ceph
12 1 (0.19%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.19%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 124 (24.03%) logstash
2 121 (23.45%) Kibana
3 106 (20.54%) Puppet
4 100 (19.38%) Ansible
5 86 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 41 (7.95%) Kubernetes
6 41 (7.95%) ZABBIX
7 38 (7.36%) Nagios
7 38 (7.36%) Terraform
8 28 (5.43%) Rancher
9 26 (5.04%) Docker Swarm
10 24 (4.65%) Grafana
11 21 (4.07%) Graphite
12 19 (3.68%) Salt
13 17 (3.29%) HAProxy
13 17 (3.29%) Packer
14 16 (3.10%) Consul
15 11 (2.13%) Hadoop YARN
16 10 (1.94%) Oracle ZFS
16 10 (1.94%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 55 (10.66%) VMware
2 38 (7.36%) Oracle
3 30 (5.81%) AppDynamics
4 27 (5.23%) Splunk
5 26 (5.04%) Microsoft
5 26 (5.04%) Sonatype
6 20 (3.88%) Red Hat
7 17 (3.29%) Cloudera
8 13 (2.52%) Teradata
8 13 (2.52%) Vyatta
9 12 (2.33%) Atlassian
9 12 (2.33%) Zend
10 10 (1.94%) Rackspace
10 10 (1.94%) SAP
11 9 (1.74%) New Relic
12 8 (1.55%) SaltStack
13 7 (1.36%) Google
13 7 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.97%) Tableau
14 5 (0.97%) Trend Micro
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