Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 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
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 183 199 181
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 -27
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 30 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.51% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.46% 3.47% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 9
South West median daily rate £513 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.15% -4.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £401 £320 £335
90th Percentile £575 £538 £495
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
South West median hourly rate £40.75 £41.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.57% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £41.83 £48.75
% change year-on-year -16.32% -14.21% +3.72%

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 866 894 826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.81% 13.88% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 559 509
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £269 £270 £231
90th Percentile £569 £578 £563
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 30
South West median hourly rate £19.76 £39.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.97% +58.00% -24.24%
10th Percentile £9.69 £17.00 £13.35
90th Percentile £42.00 £48.75 £48.20
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% -2.50%

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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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 +12 13 £500 +21.21% 1
Bristol +17 8 £550 +22.22% 8
Gloucestershire +8 5 £550 +29.41% 4
Somerset +1 4 £500 +25.00% 3
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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 15 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 14 (46.67%) Docker
2 14 (46.67%) JIRA
3 13 (43.33%) Spring
4 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (40.00%) Azure
4 12 (40.00%) Java
4 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (33.33%) AWS
6 10 (33.33%) REST
6 10 (33.33%) Microservices
7 9 (30.00%) Kibana
7 9 (30.00%) Vue.js
7 9 (30.00%) GraphQL
7 9 (30.00%) Bitbucket
7 9 (30.00%) Oracle
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
8 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
8 8 (26.67%) jQuery
9 7 (23.33%) Atlassian
9 7 (23.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (23.33%) Maven
9 7 (23.33%) Web Development
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) .NET
9 7 (23.33%) Java 8
9 7 (23.33%) AngularJS

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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Azure
2 10 (33.33%) AWS
3 5 (16.67%) Serverless
4 3 (10.00%) OpenShift
5 2 (6.67%) GCP
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (3.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) DSL
3 1 (3.33%) FabricPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) Redis
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) JIRA
2 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (30.00%) Bitbucket
4 7 (23.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (23.33%) Maven
5 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (10.00%) JUnit
6 3 (10.00%) Selenium
7 2 (6.67%) git-flow
8 1 (3.33%) Babel
8 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.33%) Gatling
8 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Azure Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) React Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Spring
2 10 (33.33%) REST
3 9 (30.00%) GraphQL
3 9 (30.00%) Vue.js
4 8 (26.67%) HTML
4 8 (26.67%) jQuery
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
5 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.67%) Node.js
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Core
8 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Core
8 4 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
9 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (10.00%) Kafka
9 3 (10.00%) Redux
10 2 (6.67%) React
10 2 (6.67%) Spring Boot
11 1 (3.33%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Microservices
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 5 (16.67%) DevOps
4 5 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Kanban
7 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) Java 8
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (10.00%) C
7 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.67%) Groovy
8 1 (3.33%) Scala
8 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CISSP
3 2 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) GIAC
3 2 (6.67%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (6.67%) SANS
3 2 (6.67%) SSCP
4 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (30.00%) Kibana
3 6 (20.00%) Grafana
4 4 (13.33%) logstash
5 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (6.67%) Nagios
5 2 (6.67%) Puppet
5 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
5 2 (6.67%) WSUS
6 1 (3.33%) Ansible
6 1 (3.33%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (3.33%) FreeIPA
6 1 (3.33%) MIIS
6 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Atlassian
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) McAfee
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) ESRI
5 1 (3.33%) F5
5 1 (3.33%) NetScout
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat