Period
to 16 November 2019

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 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 > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 283 210 303
Rank change year-on-year -73 +93 -61
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 56 179 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 1.07% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.76% 6.08% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 120 43
South East median daily rate £475 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £398 £406 £346
90th Percentile £538 £640 £624
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
South East median hourly rate - £22.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -52.63% -
England median hourly rate £40.75 £41.83 £47.50
% change year-on-year -2.57% -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 2,027 2,946 2,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.03% 17.67% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,153 1,774 1,767
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £225 £281 £250
90th Percentile £585 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 82 107
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £32.00 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +65.46% -12.09%
10th Percentile £10.64 £12.38 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.45 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.98 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -4.65% +2.33% +7.50%

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 2019.

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 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
Thames Valley -23 26 £475 -5.00% 24
Oxfordshire +38 13 £475 +2.15% 8
Surrey +22 13 £410 -27.11% 3
Hampshire +8 11 £500 - 6
Berkshire -52 8 £450 -13.25% 16
West Sussex -4 6 £501 -4.98%
Buckinghamshire +17 5 - -
Elasticsearch
England

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

1 25 (44.64%) Elastic Stack
2 24 (42.86%) Kubernetes
3 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.71%) DevOps
5 17 (30.36%) Node.js
5 17 (30.36%) MySQL
6 16 (28.57%) Linux
6 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 16 (28.57%) AWS
7 15 (26.79%) Kibana
7 15 (26.79%) logstash
7 15 (26.79%) C#
8 14 (25.00%) .NET
8 14 (25.00%) Ansible
8 14 (25.00%) Docker
9 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 12 (21.43%) TDD
10 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
10 11 (19.64%) SQL
10 11 (19.64%) Terraform
11 10 (17.86%) Big Data
11 10 (17.86%) Redis
11 10 (17.86%) MongoDB
11 10 (17.86%) BDD
11 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
11 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (17.86%) Web Development
12 9 (16.07%) jQuery
12 9 (16.07%) MVC

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 9 (16.07%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
2 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.14%) Apache
3 4 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.14%) nginx
4 2 (3.57%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.79%) Confluence
5 1 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.57%) AWS
2 5 (8.93%) Azure
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon ECS
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.79%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.79%) GitHub
5 1 (1.79%) IaaS
5 1 (1.79%) npm
5 1 (1.79%) PaaS
5 1 (1.79%) SaaS
5 1 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (1.79%) DHCP
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) SMTP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) MySQL
2 10 (17.86%) Big Data
2 10 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 10 (17.86%) Redis
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 7 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 7 (12.50%) HBase
5 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
6 4 (7.14%) Sqoop
7 3 (5.36%) Impala
7 3 (5.36%) MariaDB
7 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Cucumber
2 6 (10.71%) Selenium
3 5 (8.93%) GitLab
4 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.36%) Artifactory
6 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.57%) JIRA
6 2 (3.57%) JUnit
6 2 (3.57%) Maven
7 1 (1.79%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.79%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.79%) Grunt
7 1 (1.79%) gulp
7 1 (1.79%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.79%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.79%) JMeter
7 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (16.07%) Law
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) International Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.79%) Publishing
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Architect
2 7 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (3.57%) AWS Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Cloud Native Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Data Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Python Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Backend Developer
8 1 (1.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) Elastic Stack
2 17 (30.36%) Node.js
3 14 (25.00%) .NET
4 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 9 (16.07%) hapi
5 9 (16.07%) Ionic Framework
5 9 (16.07%) jQuery
6 7 (12.50%) Vue.js
7 6 (10.71%) Kafka
7 6 (10.71%) Spring
7 6 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (8.93%) CSS
8 5 (8.93%) HTML
9 4 (7.14%) Web Services
10 3 (5.36%) Apache Cordova
10 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.36%) REST
10 3 (5.36%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (10.71%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.57%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.57%) iPhone
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (12.50%) Unix
4 4 (7.14%) Windows
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.57%) Android
6 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.71%) DevOps
3 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.43%) TDD
5 10 (17.86%) BDD
5 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.86%) Web Development
6 9 (16.07%) MVC
7 7 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (12.50%) MapReduce
8 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure as Code
9 5 (8.93%) Microservices
9 5 (8.93%) Technical Debt
10 4 (7.14%) Case Management
10 4 (7.14%) Data Ingestion
10 4 (7.14%) Data Transformation
10 4 (7.14%) Full Text Search
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) C#
2 11 (19.64%) SQL
3 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.50%) Java
4 7 (12.50%) TypeScript
5 5 (8.93%) Python
5 5 (8.93%) Ruby
6 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.36%) Java 8
7 2 (3.57%) Go
8 1 (1.79%) Cypher
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) EMIR
2 2 (3.57%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Docker
2 8 (14.29%) HDFS
3 4 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Flume
5 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 15 (26.79%) Kibana
2 15 (26.79%) logstash
3 14 (25.00%) Ansible
4 11 (19.64%) Terraform
5 6 (10.71%) Puppet
6 4 (7.14%) Oozie
7 3 (5.36%) Sysdig
8 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (3.57%) WSUS
9 1 (1.79%) Grafana
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.79%) Nessus
9 1 (1.79%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.14%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Splunk
3 2 (3.57%) Tableau
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) CA
4 1 (1.79%) McAfee
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) VMware