Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 November 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.

Elasticsearch
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 295 247 362
Rank change year-on-year -48 +115 +7
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 81 137 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.82% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.74% 4.49% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 114 21
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +58.33% -31.43%
10th Percentile £346 £329 £228
90th Percentile £620 £650 £475
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
South East median hourly rate £47.50 - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £47.25 -
% change year-on-year +0.53% - -

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2960 3050 3530
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.58% 18.29% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1771 1803 2103
South East median daily rate £402 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £248 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 124 117
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.14% +21.62% +12.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.06
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the South East

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in the South East

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the South East

Elasticsearch
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Elasticsearch in the South East

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -45 43 £558 +17.37% 5
Berkshire -2 16 £475 -34.48% 1
Oxfordshire -36 16 £560 +17.89% 4
Hampshire +5 13 £388 -13.89% 9
Buckinghamshire -20 11 £500 -16.67%
West Sussex 0 9 £400 -0.62% 1
Surrey -14 9 £550 +22.22% 7
East Sussex -6 3 £325 -27.78%
Middlesex - 2 £421 -
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 39 (48.15%) Java
2 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.04%) REST
4 28 (34.57%) Spring
5 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 27 (33.33%) Linux
6 25 (30.86%) Jenkins
7 24 (29.63%) XML
8 23 (28.40%) SQL
8 23 (28.40%) AngularJS
8 23 (28.40%) Unit Testing
8 23 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (27.16%) Ansible
9 22 (27.16%) MVC
10 21 (25.93%) Java EE
10 21 (25.93%) C#
10 21 (25.93%) Docker
10 21 (25.93%) Puppet
11 20 (24.69%) Elastic Stack
12 19 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (23.46%) Configuration Management
12 19 (23.46%) Maven
13 18 (22.22%) .NET
13 18 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
14 17 (20.99%) OWASP
15 16 (19.75%) jQuery
15 16 (19.75%) Oracle
15 16 (19.75%) JUnit
15 16 (19.75%) React
16 15 (18.52%) SOA

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (13.58%) Apache Solr
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (8.64%) Apache Spark
3 6 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (4.94%) IIS
4 4 (4.94%) nginx
4 4 (4.94%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.70%) Confluence
6 2 (2.47%) Apache
6 2 (2.47%) Mule
6 2 (2.47%) Mule ESB
6 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.47%) WildFly
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (1.23%) JBoss
7 1 (1.23%) SAS
7 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.58%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.17%) GitHub
4 4 (4.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.47%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.47%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.47%) Serverless
7 1 (1.23%) npm
7 1 (1.23%) SaaS
7 1 (1.23%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.58%) Network Security
3 8 (9.88%) CTI
4 2 (2.47%) SNMP
5 1 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 11 (13.58%) Hadoop
4 10 (12.35%) Big Data
5 8 (9.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (7.41%) MySQL
7 4 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.94%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.94%) InfluxDB
8 3 (3.70%) Data Lake
8 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.70%) Redis
9 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.23%) Flink
9 1 (1.23%) Impala
9 1 (1.23%) MonetDB
9 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (30.86%) Jenkins
2 19 (23.46%) Maven
3 16 (19.75%) JUnit
4 14 (17.28%) Ant
4 14 (17.28%) Mockito
5 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
5 11 (13.58%) JIRA
6 10 (12.35%) Visual Studio
6 10 (12.35%) WiX
7 8 (9.88%) Bitbucket
7 8 (9.88%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (7.41%) Gradle
8 6 (7.41%) Protractor
9 4 (4.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
11 2 (2.47%) Checkstyle
11 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.47%) Grunt
11 2 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (7.41%) Banking
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Automotive
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Developer
2 21 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 8 (9.88%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) Elasticsearch Developer
5 6 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Architect
6 5 (6.17%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.94%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Hadoop Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) AWS Developer
8 3 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Consultant
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.04%) REST
2 28 (34.57%) Spring
3 24 (29.63%) XML
4 23 (28.40%) AngularJS
5 21 (25.93%) Java EE
6 20 (24.69%) Elastic Stack
7 18 (22.22%) .NET
8 16 (19.75%) jQuery
8 16 (19.75%) React
9 15 (18.52%) JSF
10 14 (17.28%) Node.js
11 13 (16.05%) Spring MVC
12 12 (14.81%) RESTful
13 11 (13.58%) CSS
13 11 (13.58%) Grails
13 11 (13.58%) HTML
13 11 (13.58%) JMS
13 11 (13.58%) Play Framework
14 10 (12.35%) WCF
15 9 (11.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.23%) CMDB
3 1 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.40%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (28.40%) Unit Testing
3 22 (27.16%) MVC
4 19 (23.46%) Configuration Management
5 17 (20.99%) OWASP
6 15 (18.52%) SOA
7 13 (16.05%) Process Improvement
8 12 (14.81%) DevOps
8 12 (14.81%) Product Management
9 11 (13.58%) Multithreading
9 11 (13.58%) OOD
9 11 (13.58%) Scrum
10 10 (12.35%) SDLC
10 10 (12.35%) TDD
11 9 (11.11%) Microservices
11 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.41%) Data Analysis
12 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.15%) Java
2 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.40%) SQL
4 21 (25.93%) C#
5 11 (13.58%) XPath
6 10 (12.35%) C++
7 8 (9.88%) Python
8 6 (7.41%) Perl
9 5 (6.17%) PHP
9 5 (6.17%) Ruby
9 5 (6.17%) Scala
10 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.47%) Go
11 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.23%) Groovy
12 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 21 (25.93%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) HDFS
2 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.23%) zsh
Systems Management
1 22 (27.16%) Ansible
2 21 (25.93%) Puppet
3 18 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (17.28%) Kibana
5 10 (12.35%) logstash
6 6 (7.41%) Terraform
7 5 (6.17%) Salt
8 4 (4.94%) Prometheus
9 3 (3.70%) Fluentd
9 3 (3.70%) Graphite
9 3 (3.70%) StatsD
9 3 (3.70%) ZABBIX
10 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
11 1 (1.23%) Grafana
11 1 (1.23%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (1.23%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.23%) Marathon
11 1 (1.23%) Packer
11 1 (1.23%) systemd
11 1 (1.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Oracle
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.41%) Adobe
4 5 (6.17%) Hortonworks
5 4 (4.94%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.70%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.47%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.47%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.23%) CA
8 1 (1.23%) EMC
8 1 (1.23%) Google
8 1 (1.23%) MapR
8 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.23%) SAP
8 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow