Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 16 November 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 West
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 199 199 162
Rank change year-on-year 0 -37 -1
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 31 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.48% 0.44% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.46% 3.03% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 20
South West median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £383 £320 £325
90th Percentile £575 £475 £526
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £41.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
England median hourly rate £40.75 £41.83 £47.50
% change year-on-year -2.57% -11.95% +0.53%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 896 923 862
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.93% 14.64% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 591 526
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.39% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £219
90th Percentile £563 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 38
South West median hourly rate £24.25 £41.53 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.61% +5.14% +21.54%
10th Percentile £9.69 £15.25 £15.35
90th Percentile £63.25 £47.03 £54.65
England median hourly rate £20.98 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -4.65% +2.33% +7.50%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the South West

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in the South West

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in the South West over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the South West

Elasticsearch
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in the South West over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the South West

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Wiltshire -6 11 £500 +21.21%
Bristol +7 8 £481 +25.00% 6
Gloucestershire +3 7 £525 +23.53% 6
Somerset -2 4 £500 +25.00% 1
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 West region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 14 (45.16%) Docker
1 14 (45.16%) Kubernetes
2 13 (41.94%) AWS
3 10 (32.26%) Azure
3 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
3 10 (32.26%) JIRA
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) Kibana
3 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
4 9 (29.03%) Spring
4 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) Python
5 8 (25.81%) Microservices
6 7 (22.58%) REST
6 7 (22.58%) Node.js
6 7 (22.58%) Serverless
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (19.35%) Web Development
7 6 (19.35%) jQuery
7 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 6 (19.35%) Linux
7 6 (19.35%) .NET
7 6 (19.35%) HTML
7 6 (19.35%) GraphQL
7 6 (19.35%) Grafana
7 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
7 6 (19.35%) Bitbucket

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (6.45%) Confluence
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) AWS
2 10 (32.26%) Azure
3 7 (22.58%) Serverless
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon ECS
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon S3
4 3 (9.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (9.68%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (9.68%) CloudFront
4 3 (9.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.23%) GCP
6 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) DHCP
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) FabricPath
2 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
1 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) Redis
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.23%) Mixpanel
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
1 10 (32.26%) JIRA
2 6 (19.35%) Bitbucket
3 5 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (16.13%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.45%) JUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.23%) Babel
6 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.23%) git-flow
6 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) German Language
3 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) AWS Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Azure Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Spring
2 7 (22.58%) Node.js
2 7 (22.58%) REST
3 6 (19.35%) .NET
3 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
3 6 (19.35%) GraphQL
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 6 (19.35%) jQuery
3 6 (19.35%) Vue.js
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.13%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Core
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Core
6 3 (9.68%) React
6 3 (9.68%) Redux
6 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.45%) Laravel
7 2 (6.45%) Spring Boot
7 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
1 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Microservices
3 6 (19.35%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (9.68%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (9.68%) BDD
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Machine Learning
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Python
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) Java 8
5 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (3.23%) GIAC
4 1 (3.23%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SANS
4 1 (3.23%) SSCP
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Docker
2 3 (9.68%) LXC
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Kubernetes
2 10 (32.26%) Kibana
3 6 (19.35%) Grafana
4 5 (16.13%) Puppet
5 4 (12.90%) logstash
5 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (6.45%) Nagios
6 2 (6.45%) vCenter Server
6 2 (6.45%) WSUS
7 1 (3.23%) FreeIPA
7 1 (3.23%) MIIS
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Atlassian
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Google
4 2 (6.45%) McAfee
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) ESRI
5 1 (3.23%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) NetScout
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat