Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 July 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 189 227
Rank change year-on-year -1 +38 +8
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 32 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.50% 1.85% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 9
North West median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +19.30%
10th Percentile £371 £258 £354
90th Percentile £635 £665 £488
England median daily rate £525 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £47.00 £48.50
% change year-on-year -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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 915 864 1,286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.88% 15.12% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 538 751
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +1.97%
10th Percentile £225 £231 £228
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 42 59
North West median hourly rate £28.00 £16.00 £20.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -21.53% -2.90%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.95 £40.20 £42.35
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.97 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% -0.15% +5.26%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the North West

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Elasticsearch in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in the North West

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the North West

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
Manchester -3 25 £500 +11.11% 20
Cheshire - 6 £395 -
Lancashire -13 1 £525 -4.55% 2
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Kibana
3 13 (40.63%) Web Services
3 13 (40.63%) Python
4 12 (37.50%) .NET
4 12 (37.50%) C#
5 11 (34.38%) MVC
5 11 (34.38%) Big Data
6 10 (31.25%) Web Operations
6 10 (31.25%) .NET Core
6 10 (31.25%) Java
6 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
7 9 (28.13%) CMS
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (28.13%) Orchard CMS
7 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (25.00%) Analytics
8 8 (25.00%) Varnish
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (21.88%) Open Source
9 7 (21.88%) SIEM
9 7 (21.88%) DevOps
10 6 (18.75%) Docker
10 6 (18.75%) logstash
10 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (28.13%) CMS
1 9 (28.13%) Orchard CMS
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Spark
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
3 3 (9.38%) JBoss
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) Confluence
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (12.50%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (6.25%) PaaS
5 1 (3.13%) GitHub
5 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) SMS
2 2 (6.25%) BGP
2 2 (6.25%) IPFIX
2 2 (6.25%) Junos
2 2 (6.25%) MPLS
2 2 (6.25%) MRTG
2 2 (6.25%) OSPF
2 2 (6.25%) SNMP
2 2 (6.25%) TACACS
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) AMQP
3 1 (3.13%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) Big Data
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (15.63%) Data Mining
4 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
4 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
4 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
4 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL
6 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (9.38%) KDB
6 3 (9.38%) Kdb+
6 3 (9.38%) SAP HANA
7 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.25%) QGIS
7 2 (6.25%) Redis
7 2 (6.25%) Spatial Data
7 2 (6.25%) SQLite
8 1 (3.13%) HBase
8 1 (3.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
3 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.63%) JIRA
5 4 (12.50%) Selenium
6 3 (9.38%) CA Release Automation
6 3 (9.38%) gulp
6 3 (9.38%) JUnit
7 2 (6.25%) GitLab
7 2 (6.25%) Gradle
7 2 (6.25%) MSI
7 2 (6.25%) Robot Framework
8 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.13%) JMeter
8 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.50%) Publishing
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) WebOps Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Python Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Automation Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Data Scientist
8 1 (3.13%) MongoDB Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Security Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
3 10 (31.25%) .NET Core
4 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (18.75%) REST
5 6 (18.75%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.50%) JSON
6 4 (12.50%) Kafka
7 3 (9.38%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (6.25%) Anaconda
8 2 (6.25%) J2EE
8 2 (6.25%) OAuth
8 2 (6.25%) PostGIS
8 2 (6.25%) SAML
9 1 (3.13%) RESTful
9 1 (3.13%) SOAP
9 1 (3.13%) Spring
9 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.13%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Fintech
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
3 2 (6.25%) Debian
3 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) MVC
3 10 (31.25%) Web Operations
4 8 (25.00%) Analytics
5 7 (21.88%) DevOps
5 7 (21.88%) Open Source
5 7 (21.88%) SIEM
6 6 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 5 (15.63%) Big Data Analytics
7 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
7 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.63%) Release Management
7 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
7 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (12.50%) Change Control
8 4 (12.50%) Process Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Python
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 10 (31.25%) Java
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.25%) Bourne shell
7 2 (6.25%) Java 8
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) C
8 1 (3.13%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) Scala
8 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Varnish
2 6 (18.75%) Docker
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) KVM
4 1 (3.13%) HDFS
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Kibana
2 6 (18.75%) logstash
2 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) Ansible
3 3 (9.38%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) Cacti
4 2 (6.25%) collectd
4 2 (6.25%) Grafana
4 2 (6.25%) Graphite
4 2 (6.25%) Icinga
4 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.25%) Nagios
4 2 (6.25%) Netcool
4 2 (6.25%) Observium
4 2 (6.25%) OpenNMS
4 2 (6.25%) Prometheus
4 2 (6.25%) Salt
4 2 (6.25%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Splunk
2 4 (12.50%) AlienVault
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.38%) Ab Initio
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 2 (6.25%) Ericsson
4 2 (6.25%) Huawei
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) Infoblox
4 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 2 (6.25%) McAfee
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.25%) Symantec
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau