Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 253 273
Rank change year-on-year +34 +20 +53
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 173 117 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.08% 0.70% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.18% 4.09% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 64 64
South East median daily rate £500 £535 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.54% +12.63% +6.15%
10th Percentile £400 £381 £366
90th Percentile £638 £620 £685
England median daily rate £525 £508 £475
% change year-on-year +3.45% +6.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £47.50 -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year -11.95% +1.06% -3.09%

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 2,801 2,863 2,600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.52% 17.02% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,645 1,674 1,501
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 91 86
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.16% -14.61% +20.27%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £56.75
England median hourly rate £19.65 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.39% -5.00% +2.56%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +3 64 £500 -10.31% 28
Hampshire +14 57 £525 +35.48% 19
Berkshire +26 56 £500 +11.11% 16
West Sussex +13 23 £505 +12.22% 1
Surrey -3 18 £513 -6.82% 8
Buckinghamshire +18 6 £475 +15.15% 3
Middlesex - 5 £425 -
East Sussex -7 3 £500 +17.65% 3
Oxfordshire -5 2 £450 -19.64% 9
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 84 (48.55%) Java
2 80 (46.24%) Docker
3 78 (45.09%) Microservices
4 75 (43.35%) Amazon AWS
5 62 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (33.53%) Kubernetes
7 54 (31.21%) DevOps
7 54 (31.21%) Big Data
8 53 (30.64%) Kafka
9 51 (29.48%) Apache Spark
10 50 (28.90%) Software Engineering
11 43 (24.86%) NoSQL
11 43 (24.86%) Linux
12 41 (23.70%) Git (software)
12 41 (23.70%) Java 8
13 40 (23.12%) Python
14 36 (20.81%) Spring
14 36 (20.81%) React
15 34 (19.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 33 (19.08%) JSON
16 33 (19.08%) AngularJS
16 33 (19.08%) Serverless
17 32 (18.50%) Maven
18 31 (17.92%) Security Cleared
18 31 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (17.34%) MongoDB
19 30 (17.34%) Hadoop
19 30 (17.34%) Amazon SQS
19 30 (17.34%) C#
19 30 (17.34%) Analytics

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 51 (29.48%) Apache Spark
2 28 (16.18%) Apache
3 21 (12.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 21 (12.14%) Apache Solr
3 21 (12.14%) Jupyter
4 15 (8.67%) CMS
5 14 (8.09%) Apache Qpid
6 11 (6.36%) Confluence
7 7 (4.05%) nginx
7 7 (4.05%) Traefik
8 4 (2.31%) Magnolia
9 3 (1.73%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.16%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.16%) JBoss
10 2 (1.16%) Liferay
11 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 75 (43.35%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (19.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (19.08%) Serverless
4 30 (17.34%) Amazon SQS
5 24 (13.87%) Amazon S3
6 22 (12.72%) AWS Lambda
7 20 (11.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 20 (11.56%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (11.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 20 (11.56%) CloudFront
8 18 (10.40%) Amazon Glacier
9 15 (8.67%) GitHub
10 7 (4.05%) Azure Functions
10 7 (4.05%) Azure Machine Learning
10 7 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (3.47%) Data Lake Analytics
12 4 (2.31%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (2.31%) OpenShift
12 4 (2.31%) SaaS
13 2 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.29%) HTTP
2 7 (4.05%) DAB
3 3 (1.73%) SSL
4 1 (0.58%) DNS
4 1 (0.58%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.58%) LAN
4 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.58%) VPN
4 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (31.21%) Big Data
2 43 (24.86%) NoSQL
3 30 (17.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 30 (17.34%) Hadoop
3 30 (17.34%) MongoDB
4 28 (16.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (11.56%) MySQL
6 18 (10.40%) SQL Server
7 13 (7.51%) Redis
8 12 (6.94%) Neo4j
9 10 (5.78%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (4.05%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (3.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 6 (3.47%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (3.47%) Data Lake
11 6 (3.47%) HDInsight
12 5 (2.89%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.89%) Parquet
12 5 (2.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (23.70%) Git (software)
2 32 (18.50%) Maven
3 23 (13.29%) IntelliJ
4 22 (12.72%) Jenkins
5 16 (9.25%) JUnit
6 15 (8.67%) JIRA
7 13 (7.51%) SonarQube
8 8 (4.62%) Checkstyle
8 8 (4.62%) Eclipse
8 8 (4.62%) Gradle
8 8 (4.62%) Mercurial
9 7 (4.05%) TeamCity
10 6 (3.47%) Selenium
11 5 (2.89%) Mockito
11 5 (2.89%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (2.89%) Subversion
12 4 (2.31%) Mocha
12 4 (2.31%) Sinon.JS
13 3 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (3.47%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.73%) Retail
3 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.16%) Automotive
3 2 (1.16%) Law
4 1 (0.58%) Games
4 1 (0.58%) Marketing
4 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (35.26%) Developer
2 35 (20.23%) Software Engineer
3 30 (17.34%) Java Developer
4 26 (15.03%) Data Engineer
5 23 (13.29%) Big Data Engineer
6 22 (12.72%) Architect
7 17 (9.83%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (8.67%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (7.51%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (5.78%) AWS DevOps
11 9 (5.20%) .NET Developer
11 9 (5.20%) Elasticsearch Engineer
12 8 (4.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 8 (4.62%) E-Commerce Engineer
12 8 (4.62%) E-Commerce Manager
12 8 (4.62%) Java Engineer
13 7 (4.05%) Big Data Software Engineer
13 7 (4.05%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (30.64%) Kafka
2 36 (20.81%) React
2 36 (20.81%) Spring
3 33 (19.08%) AngularJS
3 33 (19.08%) JSON
4 28 (16.18%) .NET
4 28 (16.18%) REST
5 25 (14.45%) Web Services
6 24 (13.87%) Elastic Stack
7 21 (12.14%) Apache NiFi
8 18 (10.40%) Apache Avro
8 18 (10.40%) Apache Camel
8 18 (10.40%) Spring Boot
9 16 (9.25%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (8.67%) JSR 170
11 14 (8.09%) ASP.NET
11 14 (8.09%) XML
11 14 (8.09%) XSLT
12 12 (6.94%) HTML
12 12 (6.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.76%) Cloud Native
2 24 (13.87%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.31%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.16%) Linked Data
4 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.16%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.58%) Clustering
5 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.58%) NHS
5 1 (0.58%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.86%) Linux
2 23 (13.29%) Unix
3 12 (6.94%) Windows
4 3 (1.73%) CentOS
4 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (45.09%) Microservices
2 62 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (31.21%) DevOps
4 50 (28.90%) Software Engineering
5 31 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (17.34%) Analytics
7 27 (15.61%) TDD
8 23 (13.29%) MVC
8 23 (13.29%) Open Source
9 21 (12.14%) BDD
9 21 (12.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 21 (12.14%) SOA
10 20 (11.56%) Deployment Automation
11 19 (10.98%) Unit Testing
12 17 (9.83%) Coaching
12 17 (9.83%) OO
12 17 (9.83%) Scrum
13 16 (9.25%) Machine Learning
14 13 (7.51%) E-Commerce
14 13 (7.51%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 84 (48.55%) Java
2 41 (23.70%) Java 8
3 40 (23.12%) Python
4 30 (17.34%) C#
5 29 (16.76%) SQL
6 24 (13.87%) JavaScript
7 15 (8.67%) Scala
8 14 (8.09%) C++
9 10 (5.78%) PHP
10 7 (4.05%) PHP 7
11 6 (3.47%) U-SQL
12 4 (2.31%) C
12 4 (2.31%) Perl
13 3 (1.73%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.73%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.16%) ES6
14 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.58%) Ruby
15 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (17.92%) Security Cleared
2 27 (15.61%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.62%) Degree
4 7 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) QA
2 4 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.16%) WCAG
4 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 80 (46.24%) Docker
2 7 (4.05%) HDFS
3 6 (3.47%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.73%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.58%) KVM
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 58 (33.53%) Kubernetes
2 21 (12.14%) Kibana
3 19 (10.98%) Terraform
4 14 (8.09%) logstash
5 12 (6.94%) Ansible
6 8 (4.62%) Puppet
7 5 (2.89%) Oozie
7 5 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.73%) Grafana
8 3 (1.73%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (1.16%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.58%) Consul
10 1 (0.58%) Graylog
10 1 (0.58%) Icinga
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.58%) Nagios
10 1 (0.58%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 21 (12.14%) Adobe
2 12 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.05%) Databricks
4 6 (3.47%) Oracle
5 4 (2.31%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.31%) Google
5 4 (2.31%) Rackspace
5 4 (2.31%) VMware
6 3 (1.73%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.16%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.16%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 2 (1.16%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.58%) MapR
8 1 (0.58%) Remedy
8 1 (0.58%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.58%) Splunk
8 1 (0.58%) Tableau
8 1 (0.58%) Telerik
8 1 (0.58%) Vertica
8 1 (0.58%) Zend