Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 63 74
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 +7
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 16 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.69% 2.12% 2.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.76% 15.89% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 28
South Wales median daily rate £405 £513 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.98% +10.81% +54.17%
10th Percentile £324 £435 £385
90th Percentile £454 £593 £535
Wales median daily rate £425 £513 £475
% change year-on-year -17.07% +7.89% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 164 151 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 17.30% 13.34% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 92 214
South Wales median daily rate £356 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.04% +3.85% +11.43%
10th Percentile £136 £201 £245
90th Percentile £530 £586 £488
Wales median daily rate £363 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -14.71% +9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 11
South Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -35.71% +35.48%
10th Percentile £10.35 £11.75 £9.75
90th Percentile £14.05 £21.63 £32.50
Wales median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.52% -35.71% +25.52%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Cardiff +7 14 £415 -19.02% 2
Elasticsearch
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
1 11 (68.75%) Kafka
2 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (62.50%) Marathon
3 8 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) Migration
4 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (31.25%) SLA
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (18.75%) Coaching
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Big Data
7 3 (18.75%) HBase
7 3 (18.75%) Cloudera
8 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (12.50%) Route 53
8 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
8 2 (12.50%) Puppet
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Route 53
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 3 (18.75%) HBase
3 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) FxCop
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Database Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) DBA
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB DBA
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Kafka
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (12.50%) React
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) OpenUP
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Groovy
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 4 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Marathon
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Grafana
2 2 (12.50%) Kibana
2 2 (12.50%) Mesos
2 2 (12.50%) Prometheus
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Rundeck
2 2 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cloudera
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft