Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 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
England > South West
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 155 175
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 +33
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 34 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.61% 0.82% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.99% 4.69% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 30
South West median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +52.78%
10th Percentile £325 £315 £311
90th Percentile £525 £638 £530
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year +1.06% - -

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 852 980 1157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.34% 17.42% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 690 796
South West median daily rate £388 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.80% -2.33% -
10th Percentile £229 £206 £200
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 48
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.27% -15.92% +95.66%
10th Percentile £12.90 £12.58 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.35 £42.95 £46.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily 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 15 December 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
Devon - 17 £425 -
Bristol -32 7 £350 -23.29% 5
Somerset - 5 £415 -
Wiltshire -6 3 £388 +17.42% 3
Dorset +4 2 - -
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 West region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 16 (47.06%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 11 (32.35%) C#
4 11 (32.35%) .NET
4 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
4 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (32.35%) MongoDB
4 11 (32.35%) NoSQL
4 11 (32.35%) logstash
4 11 (32.35%) Kibana
4 11 (32.35%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
5 10 (29.41%) Linux
5 10 (29.41%) Scrum
5 10 (29.41%) TDD
6 9 (26.47%) Spring
6 9 (26.47%) Web Development
6 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 9 (26.47%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
6 9 (26.47%) DevOps
6 9 (26.47%) Microservices
7 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 8 (23.53%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (23.53%) CSS
7 8 (23.53%) Web Services
8 7 (20.59%) SOAP

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 5 (14.71%) Apache Solr
1 5 (14.71%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) Apache Pig
4 2 (5.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.88%) GitHub
3 1 (2.94%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) MongoDB
1 11 (32.35%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (17.65%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.82%) HBase
4 3 (8.82%) Redis
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (5.88%) Big Data
6 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 7 (20.59%) FxCop
3 7 (20.59%) NUnit
3 7 (20.59%) ReSharper
4 3 (8.82%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.94%) Hudson
6 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.94%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.94%) Selenium
6 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.94%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Python Developer
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Azure Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Digital Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
1 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
1 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (32.35%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) Spring
4 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 8 (23.53%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (23.53%) Web Services
5 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
5 7 (20.59%) SOAP
6 6 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (14.71%) JPA
7 5 (14.71%) Spring Boot
8 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.76%) Spring Cloud
9 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (8.82%) JRuby
10 2 (5.88%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Blog
1 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 10 (29.41%) Scrum
4 10 (29.41%) TDD
5 9 (26.47%) DevOps
5 9 (26.47%) Microservices
5 9 (26.47%) Web Development
6 7 (20.59%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) OOP
6 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Web Application Development
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) CQRS
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Database Tuning
8 2 (5.88%) Kanban
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) C#
2 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) Ruby
5 5 (14.71%) Python
6 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Scala
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Docker
2 3 (8.82%) HDFS
3 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Kibana
1 11 (32.35%) logstash
2 3 (8.82%) Ansible
2 3 (8.82%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (5.88%) Icinga
3 2 (5.88%) Nagios
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle