Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 157 175
Rank change year-on-year -41 +18 +20
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 23 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 0.93% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% 6.30% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 23
South West median daily rate £400 £414 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.32% -8.06% -10.00%
10th Percentile £319 £325 £326
90th Percentile £500 £525 £563
England median daily rate £525 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +5.41% +4.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South West median hourly rate £41.83 - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £47.25
% change year-on-year -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 920 809 1,075
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.20% 14.67% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 504 754
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -0.68%
10th Percentile £253 £214 £213
90th Percentile £563 £525 £513
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 34
South West median hourly rate £39.52 £39.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.04% +21.54% -0.12%
10th Percentile £14.25 £17.40 £13.73
90th Percentile £47.00 £53.00 £50.68
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.71 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.84% +3.53% +5.26%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 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
Bristol -20 7 £475 +5.56% 12
Wiltshire -11 6 £413 +3.13% 2
Somerset -4 5 £400 +18.52% 2
Gloucestershire +2 3 £513 - 8
Dorset -3 1 £350 - 2
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
3 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
3 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) CSS
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) Spring
6 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (26.09%) Docker
7 5 (21.74%) Apache Solr
7 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
7 5 (21.74%) BDD
7 5 (21.74%) REST
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Telecoms

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 (21.74%) Apache Solr
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
2 3 (13.04%) ColdFusion
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) GitHub
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) Apigee
3 2 (8.70%) npm
4 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (13.04%) Couchbase
4 3 (13.04%) MySQL
5 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
6 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
1 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 3 (13.04%) Grunt
4 3 (13.04%) JMeter
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (8.70%) EasyMock
5 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.70%) JUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Maven
5 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
5 2 (8.70%) NeoLoad
5 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Python Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Django Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
4 6 (26.09%) Spring
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 5 (21.74%) REST
5 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (17.39%) Django
6 4 (17.39%) Flask
6 4 (17.39%) jQuery
6 4 (17.39%) Node.js
6 4 (17.39%) Pandas
6 4 (17.39%) Spring Boot
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) JSON
7 3 (13.04%) OAuth
7 3 (13.04%) SOAP
8 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (8.70%) JMS
8 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Microservices
6 3 (13.04%) Content Management
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Server Management
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (8.70%) Kanban
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) UML
8 1 (4.35%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) Korn
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Grafana
1 4 (17.39%) Kibana
2 3 (13.04%) Cacti
2 3 (13.04%) Nagios
3 2 (8.70%) Ansible
3 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.70%) logstash
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (4.35%) Graphite
4 1 (4.35%) Graylog
4 1 (4.35%) Icinga
4 1 (4.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) SAP