Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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 > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 300 239
Rank change year-on-year +91 -61 +122
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 179 82 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.07% 0.49% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.06% 2.76% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 43 114
South East median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +58.33%
10th Percentile £406 £346 £329
90th Percentile £640 £624 £650
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.63% - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £47.25
% change year-on-year -11.95% +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 2,952 2,967 3,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.71% 17.58% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,780 1,770 1,852
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 107 127
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £19.34 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.46% -12.09% +18.92%
10th Percentile £12.38 £11.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.45 £48.75 £57.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% +5.10%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Thames Valley +49 75 £500 -8.47% 34
Berkshire +42 64 £519 +9.21% 23
Surrey +9 34 £563 +2.27% 8
Hampshire -11 31 £500 +29.03% 22
West Sussex +14 27 £528 +31.88%
Buckinghamshire +19 7 £475 -5.00% 3
East Sussex -8 5 £400 +23.08% 1
Middlesex +13 4 £425 +0.89%
Oxfordshire +4 4 £465 -16.96% 8
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 94 (52.51%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (49.16%) Docker
3 77 (43.02%) Java
4 71 (39.66%) DevOps
5 69 (38.55%) Kubernetes
6 62 (34.64%) Microservices
7 60 (33.52%) Kafka
8 51 (28.49%) Linux
9 48 (26.82%) Python
10 47 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (26.26%) NoSQL
11 45 (25.14%) MongoDB
12 42 (23.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 42 (23.46%) Big Data
13 40 (22.35%) Apache Spark
13 40 (22.35%) Git (software)
14 38 (21.23%) React
15 37 (20.67%) AngularJS
15 37 (20.67%) .NET
16 35 (19.55%) C#
16 35 (19.55%) Apache Solr
16 35 (19.55%) Open Source
16 35 (19.55%) RabbitMQ
17 33 (18.44%) JSON
17 33 (18.44%) JavaScript
18 32 (17.88%) Maven
19 31 (17.32%) Software Engineering
19 31 (17.32%) SOA
19 31 (17.32%) MVC
19 31 (17.32%) Kibana

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 40 (22.35%) Apache Spark
2 35 (19.55%) Apache Solr
3 21 (11.73%) Apache
4 20 (11.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 16 (8.94%) Jupyter
6 11 (6.15%) CMS
6 11 (6.15%) Confluence
7 9 (5.03%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.79%) Apache Qpid
9 2 (1.12%) Appian
9 2 (1.12%) Liferay
9 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.56%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.56%) SAS
10 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 94 (52.51%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (15.08%) Amazon Glacier
3 26 (14.53%) Serverless
4 24 (13.41%) Amazon SQS
4 24 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (12.85%) Amazon S3
5 23 (12.85%) AWS Lambda
6 22 (12.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 20 (11.17%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (11.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 20 (11.17%) CloudFront
8 10 (5.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (2.23%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.68%) GitHub
11 2 (1.12%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.56%) IaaS
12 1 (0.56%) PaaS
12 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.20%) HTTP
2 10 (5.59%) DAB
3 7 (3.91%) SSL
4 5 (2.79%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.23%) DNS
5 4 (2.23%) Firewall
5 4 (2.23%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.23%) LAN
5 4 (2.23%) WAN
6 1 (0.56%) DVB
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.26%) NoSQL
2 45 (25.14%) MongoDB
3 42 (23.46%) Apache Cassandra
3 42 (23.46%) Big Data
4 30 (16.76%) Hadoop
4 30 (16.76%) Redis
5 27 (15.08%) Neo4j
6 24 (13.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (6.70%) MySQL
7 12 (6.70%) SQL Server
8 9 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.23%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.68%) BigQuery
10 3 (1.68%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (1.68%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.68%) HBase
10 3 (1.68%) Impala
10 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (22.35%) Git (software)
2 32 (17.88%) Maven
3 27 (15.08%) Jenkins
4 22 (12.29%) IntelliJ
5 17 (9.50%) JUnit
6 14 (7.82%) JIRA
7 11 (6.15%) Checkstyle
7 11 (6.15%) Eclipse
7 11 (6.15%) Gradle
7 11 (6.15%) Mercurial
7 11 (6.15%) SonarQube
8 7 (3.91%) Selenium
9 6 (3.35%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.23%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.68%) CircleCI
11 3 (1.68%) Mocha
11 3 (1.68%) Mockito
11 3 (1.68%) Sinon.JS
11 3 (1.68%) webpack
12 2 (1.12%) git-flow
General
1 2 (1.12%) Law
1 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.56%) Games
2 1 (0.56%) Marketing
2 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (39.66%) Developer
2 28 (15.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (15.08%) Java Developer
4 24 (13.41%) Software Engineer
5 18 (10.06%) Architect
5 18 (10.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 17 (9.50%) AWS Engineer
7 16 (8.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (8.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (8.38%) Data Engineer
9 14 (7.82%) .NET Developer
9 14 (7.82%) AWS DevOps
10 13 (7.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.59%) Big Data Engineer
12 7 (3.91%) E-Commerce Engineer
12 7 (3.91%) Full Stack Developer
13 6 (3.35%) E-Commerce Manager
14 5 (2.79%) .NET Software Engineer
14 5 (2.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 5 (2.79%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (33.52%) Kafka
2 38 (21.23%) React
3 37 (20.67%) .NET
3 37 (20.67%) AngularJS
4 35 (19.55%) RabbitMQ
5 33 (18.44%) JSON
6 30 (16.76%) Spring
7 29 (16.20%) Elastic Stack
8 24 (13.41%) Web Services
9 20 (11.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (11.17%) Natural Language Processing
10 19 (10.61%) ASP.NET
11 18 (10.06%) Lucene
11 18 (10.06%) REST
12 17 (9.50%) Apache Avro
12 17 (9.50%) HTML
12 17 (9.50%) Memcached
13 16 (8.94%) .NET Core
13 16 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (8.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) Cloud Native
2 23 (12.85%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (6.70%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.03%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.91%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.79%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.23%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) BBC
10 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.56%) Clustering
10 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.56%) NHS
10 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.49%) Linux
2 27 (15.08%) Unix
3 20 (11.17%) Windows
4 8 (4.47%) CentOS
5 3 (1.68%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.66%) DevOps
2 62 (34.64%) Microservices
3 47 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (19.55%) Open Source
5 31 (17.32%) MVC
5 31 (17.32%) SOA
5 31 (17.32%) Software Engineering
6 29 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (16.20%) Deployment Automation
6 29 (16.20%) TDD
7 27 (15.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 27 (15.08%) OO
8 25 (13.97%) BDD
9 24 (13.41%) Scrum
10 22 (12.29%) Multithreading
11 19 (10.61%) Kanban
12 18 (10.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 17 (9.50%) Machine Learning
14 16 (8.94%) Asynchronous Programming
15 15 (8.38%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 77 (43.02%) Java
2 48 (26.82%) Python
3 35 (19.55%) C#
4 33 (18.44%) JavaScript
5 30 (16.76%) Java 8
6 27 (15.08%) SQL
7 11 (6.15%) Scala
8 9 (5.03%) Cypher
8 9 (5.03%) Perl
9 8 (4.47%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.47%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.79%) C++
10 5 (2.79%) PHP
10 5 (2.79%) Ruby
11 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.68%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.12%) AWK
13 2 (1.12%) ES6
14 1 (0.56%) C
14 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (13.97%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.47%) Degree
4 6 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.12%) ISEB
6 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) QA
2 3 (1.68%) WCAG
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 88 (49.16%) Docker
2 7 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.79%) Apache Flume
4 4 (2.23%) KVM
4 4 (2.23%) Xen
5 2 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 69 (38.55%) Kubernetes
2 31 (17.32%) Kibana
2 31 (17.32%) Terraform
3 27 (15.08%) Ansible
4 26 (14.53%) Puppet
5 21 (11.73%) logstash
6 11 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (5.03%) Grafana
8 6 (3.35%) Prometheus
9 5 (2.79%) Consul
9 5 (2.79%) Uchiwa
10 4 (2.23%) Nagios
11 3 (1.68%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (1.68%) Mesos
11 3 (1.68%) Oozie
11 3 (1.68%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.12%) Graphite
12 2 (1.12%) Salt
12 2 (1.12%) StatsD
13 1 (0.56%) Graylog
Vendors
1 20 (11.17%) Adobe
2 18 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.82%) Rackspace
4 8 (4.47%) Google
5 7 (3.91%) Oracle
5 7 (3.91%) Splunk
5 7 (3.91%) VMware
6 5 (2.79%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.23%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.68%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.12%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.12%) New Relic
10 1 (0.56%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.56%) BMC
10 1 (0.56%) CA
10 1 (0.56%) Databricks
10 1 (0.56%) HP
10 1 (0.56%) Remedy
10 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.56%) Telerik