Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 186 230
Rank change year-on-year -11 +44 -13
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 22 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.55% 1.99% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 5
North West median daily rate £410 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £372 £247 £353
90th Percentile £600 £461 £513
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £47.00 £50.50
% change year-on-year - -6.93% -

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 862 855 1,306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.92% 15.60% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 546 734
North West median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £238 £236 £225
90th Percentile £582 £494 £512
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 32 72
North West median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.81% -36.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.30 £18.61 £40.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.95%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -12 13 £400 - 23
Cheshire -13 9 £525 +118.75%
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) .NET
3 11 (50.00%) Web Services
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Kibana
4 10 (45.45%) Web Operations
4 10 (45.45%) MVC
4 10 (45.45%) .NET Core
5 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
5 9 (40.91%) CMS
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (40.91%) Orchard CMS
6 8 (36.36%) Varnish
6 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 8 (36.36%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) DevOps
8 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
8 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Solr
9 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
9 5 (22.73%) JIRA
9 5 (22.73%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) Python
9 5 (22.73%) Analytics
9 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
9 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell

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 (40.91%) CMS
1 9 (40.91%) Orchard CMS
2 6 (27.27%) Apache Solr
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 3 (13.64%) JBoss
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) Confluence
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.55%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) HipChat
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
4 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
5 3 (13.64%) Big Data
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL
7 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 5 (22.73%) JIRA
5 4 (18.18%) Selenium
6 3 (13.64%) CA Release Automation
6 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
6 3 (13.64%) gulp
6 3 (13.64%) JUnit
7 2 (9.09%) MSI
8 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
8 1 (4.55%) ERwin
8 1 (4.55%) Gradle
8 1 (4.55%) JMeter
8 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 4 (18.18%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) WebOps Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) CloudOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Solr Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (45.45%) .NET Core
4 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (22.73%) XML
6 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.64%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) Anaconda
7 2 (9.09%) J2EE
7 2 (9.09%) OAuth
7 2 (9.09%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) SAML
8 1 (4.55%) Akka
8 1 (4.55%) Dropwizard
8 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (4.55%) Kafka
8 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
1 3 (13.64%) Reference Data
1 3 (13.64%) State Machine
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Web Operations
3 7 (31.82%) DevOps
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) Data Validation
6 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 3 (13.64%) Workload Management
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
4 5 (22.73%) Python
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Varnish
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Kibana
2 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (18.18%) logstash
4 3 (13.64%) Ansible
4 3 (13.64%) Puppet
5 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (9.09%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Ab Initio
1 3 (13.64%) IBM
1 3 (13.64%) Splunk
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
2 2 (9.09%) Cloudera
2 2 (9.09%) Infoblox
2 2 (9.09%) McAfee
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Apigee
3 1 (4.55%) Google