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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 8 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.50% - 1.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.55% - 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 10
Median daily rate £400 - £395
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Elasticsearch is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 106 73 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 19.85% 15.34% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 42 101
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £15.86 £21.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.47% +82.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Elasticsearch as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 8 £400 -
Elasticsearch
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 13 (68.42%) Python
1 13 (68.42%) Cloudera
2 11 (57.89%) Apache Spark
3 10 (52.63%) Hadoop
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle
4 9 (47.37%) Big Data
4 9 (47.37%) HBase
5 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
5 7 (36.84%) Business Analytics
5 7 (36.84%) Analytics
5 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
5 7 (36.84%) SAP
5 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (36.84%) Teradata
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
6 6 (31.58%) Kafka
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (26.32%) Rundeck
7 5 (26.32%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (26.32%) Ansible
7 5 (26.32%) DevOps
7 5 (26.32%) Terraform
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
7 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 4 (21.05%) BDD
8 4 (21.05%) TDD

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 11 (57.89%) Apache Spark
2 5 (26.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Jetty
4 1 (5.26%) Mongrel
4 1 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (21.05%) Route 53
2 4 (21.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Google App Engine
3 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DSL
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) IPsec
2 1 (5.26%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Hadoop
2 9 (47.37%) Big Data
2 9 (47.37%) HBase
3 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
4 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
5 4 (21.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
7 1 (5.26%) Impala
7 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
4 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Scala Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Data Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Data Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Kafka
2 2 (10.53%) Play Framework
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) Java EE
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) Servlets
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Algorithms
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analytics
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (15.79%) MapReduce
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Microservices
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) R
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Go
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Flume
2 2 (10.53%) HDFS
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Docker
3 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
1 5 (26.32%) Rundeck
1 5 (26.32%) Terraform
2 4 (21.05%) Marathon
2 4 (21.05%) Mesos
2 4 (21.05%) Prometheus
3 3 (15.79%) Kibana
3 3 (15.79%) Puppet
4 2 (10.53%) Grafana
5 1 (5.26%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cloudera
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) SAP
3 7 (36.84%) Teradata
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Splunk
6 1 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft