Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 61 64
Rank change year-on-year -41 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 2 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.15% 1.72% 1.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.90% 9.70% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 16
South Wales median daily rate £550 £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -17.07% +13.89%
10th Percentile £528 £355 £425
90th Percentile £573 £494 £597
Wales median daily rate £550 £425 £513
% change year-on-year +29.41% -17.07% +13.89%
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 223 165 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.35% 17.78% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 105 96
South Wales median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £288 £156 £229
90th Percentile £580 £538 £588
Wales median daily rate £425 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £14.93 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.21% +10.59% -35.71%
10th Percentile £12.30 £11.05 £11.85
90th Percentile £80.09 £42.80 £21.60
Wales median hourly rate £18.19 £12.50 £15.59
% change year-on-year +45.48% -19.81% -25.77%

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
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 19 October 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
Cardiff -37 1 £550 +29.41% 5
Newport - 1 £550 -
Elasticsearch
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Gatling
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) GitLab
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Science
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera