Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 194 198 188
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +34
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 18 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.37% 2.46% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 10
North West median daily rate £550 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.15% +9.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £425 £372 £247
90th Percentile £775 £600 £461
England median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £47.00

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 761 854 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.79% 14.79% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 560 538
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £240 £238 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £494
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 43 32
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -36.00%
10th Percentile £12.83 £10.88 £10.50
90th Percentile £38.61 £52.45 £18.61
England median hourly rate £18.75 £19.13 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% -6.71% +2.50%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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
Cheshire +7 6 £750 +42.86% 1
Manchester +4 5 £450 +12.50% 7
Lancashire - 2 - - 1
Merseyside - 2 £538 - 1
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Spring
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) Python
3 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (38.89%) Puppet
3 7 (38.89%) Kubernetes
4 6 (33.33%) Terraform
4 6 (33.33%) logstash
4 6 (33.33%) Kafka
5 5 (27.78%) Docker
5 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) SOA
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Open Source
6 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 4 (22.22%) Kibana
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
6 4 (22.22%) Grafana
6 4 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (22.22%) Prometheus
6 4 (22.22%) Serverless
7 3 (16.67%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (16.67%) Java 8
7 3 (16.67%) Packer

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 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (22.22%) Serverless
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon Aurora
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (16.67%) AWS Architect
5 3 (16.67%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) AWS Developer
6 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Spring
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) Kafka
3 4 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.56%) Dropwizard
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) JSON Schema
5 1 (5.56%) Laravel
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Symfony
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Fintech
1 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) SUSE
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Microservices
3 4 (22.22%) Open Source
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Sequence Diagram
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (5.56%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (5.56%) Domain Models
5 1 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
1 7 (38.89%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 3 (16.67%) Java 8
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) ES6
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Kubernetes
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 6 (33.33%) logstash
2 6 (33.33%) Terraform
3 4 (22.22%) Grafana
3 4 (22.22%) Kibana
3 4 (22.22%) Prometheus
4 3 (16.67%) Ansible
4 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (16.67%) Packer
5 1 (5.56%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Splunk
2 2 (11.11%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Zend