Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 21 May 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 66 66
Rank change year-on-year -21 0 +9
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 9 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.67% 1.49% 2.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 8.65% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 24
South Wales median daily rate £563 £500 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +28.21% -2.50%
10th Percentile £440 £413 £325
90th Percentile £613 £613 £496
Wales median daily rate £563 £500 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +31.58% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £66.00
Wales median hourly rate - - £66.00

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 South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 207 185 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.48% 17.19% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 120 129
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £184 £165 £219
90th Percentile £575 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
South Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £16.28 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.29% -26.83% +93.48%
10th Percentile £10.28 £14.27 £19.14
90th Percentile £15.64 £40.70 £55.88
Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £15.86 £20.31
% change year-on-year -24.34% -21.92% +43.81%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in South Wales

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in South Wales

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in South Wales

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
Newport -13 4 £563 +4.65%
Cardiff -18 2 £325 -35.80% 5
Elasticsearch
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 8 (88.89%) Cloudera
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Scala
4 5 (55.56%) Apache Hive
4 5 (55.56%) HBase
4 5 (55.56%) Apache Spark
5 4 (44.44%) GitLab
5 4 (44.44%) React
5 4 (44.44%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (44.44%) Docker
5 4 (44.44%) Impala
5 4 (44.44%) Data Science
5 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) GitHub
5 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 4 (44.44%) Oozie
5 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) ETL
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) CA
6 3 (33.33%) SAML
6 3 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) OAuth

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (55.56%) Apache Spark
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Apache Hive
1 5 (55.56%) HBase
2 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) Impala
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) GitLab
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Gatling
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Python Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Scala Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) React
1 4 (44.44%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) OAuth
2 3 (33.33%) OAuth2
2 3 (33.33%) PySpark
2 3 (33.33%) SAML
3 2 (22.22%) Play Framework
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Data Science
3 4 (44.44%) Machine Learning
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Microservices
6 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) OWASP
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Scala
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Oozie
2 3 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cloudera
2 3 (33.33%) CA