Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 198 193 162
Rank change year-on-year -5 -31 +11
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 31 9 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.49% 0.17% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.37% 1.12% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 23
South West median daily rate £475 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.50% -0.63% +3.23%
10th Percentile £363 £310 £325
90th Percentile £564 £488 £525
England median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £10.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -52.13% -3.09%

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 919 803 876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.65% 15.13% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 492 572
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +6.92%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £213
90th Percentile £583 £544 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 41
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -44.44% +38.46%
10th Percentile £10.26 £12.53 £28.25
90th Percentile £69.00 £46.73 £52.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.22
% change year-on-year - -1.08% +2.54%

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 July 2019.

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 July 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
Bristol +7 15 £475 +19.50% 8
Gloucestershire -7 10 £413 - 5
Somerset - 5 £525 - 4
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 18 (58.06%) Docker
2 17 (54.84%) Linux
3 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (48.39%) Python
5 14 (45.16%) DevOps
6 13 (41.94%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
6 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
6 13 (41.94%) Serverless
7 12 (38.71%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (38.71%) Amazon S3
7 12 (38.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (38.71%) Vagrant
8 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure as Code
9 10 (32.26%) Kubernetes
10 9 (29.03%) GitHub
11 8 (25.81%) Puppet
11 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
11 8 (25.81%) Analytics
12 7 (22.58%) Web Services
12 7 (22.58%) Ubuntu
12 7 (22.58%) Kanban
12 7 (22.58%) Ruby
12 7 (22.58%) Graphite
12 7 (22.58%) Terraform
12 7 (22.58%) Immutable Infrastructure
13 6 (19.35%) Auto-Scaling
13 6 (19.35%) LXC
13 6 (19.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (19.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

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%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (41.94%) AWS Lambda
2 13 (41.94%) Serverless
3 12 (38.71%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (38.71%) Amazon S3
3 12 (38.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (29.03%) GitHub
5 6 (19.35%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (19.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (19.35%) CloudFront
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (19.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (9.68%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (9.68%) Boomi
7 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.23%) Mixpanel
4 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 12 (38.71%) Vagrant
3 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.68%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) AWS Architect
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Angular Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Web Services
2 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
3 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Core
3 4 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (9.68%) Kafka
4 3 (9.68%) Laravel
4 3 (9.68%) Node.js
4 3 (9.68%) React
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.23%) GraphQL
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (3.23%) Redux
5 1 (3.23%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Ubuntu
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps
2 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure as Code
3 8 (25.81%) Analytics
4 7 (22.58%) Immutable Infrastructure
4 7 (22.58%) Kanban
5 6 (19.35%) Auto-Scaling
5 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (16.13%) Release Automation
7 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 3 (9.68%) ETL
8 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Python
2 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
3 7 (22.58%) Ruby
4 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) APMP
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Docker
2 6 (19.35%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Kubernetes
2 8 (25.81%) Puppet
3 7 (22.58%) Graphite
3 7 (22.58%) Terraform
4 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (16.13%) Kibana
6 3 (9.68%) Grafana
7 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Dell
1 3 (9.68%) Google
1 3 (9.68%) Informatica
1 3 (9.68%) MuleSoft
1 3 (9.68%) Talend