Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 171 169
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2 +12
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 29 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.62% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.10% 4.00% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 31
South West median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £320 £325 £315
90th Percentile £472 £525 £638
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South West median hourly rate £41.83 - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year -11.95% +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 936 851 966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.35% 15.43% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 535 679
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.39% +5.48% -2.67%
10th Percentile £263 £228 £205
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 29 32
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -27.27% -15.92%
10th Percentile £14.50 £12.90 £12.58
90th Percentile £47.40 £51.35 £42.95
England median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +7.07%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -19 7 £400 +14.29% 7
Wiltshire -23 6 £413 +6.45%
Dorset +7 5 £340 - 2
Somerset -6 5 £400 -3.61%
Gloucestershire - 4 £425 - 6
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
4 10 (34.48%) Node.js
4 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
5 9 (31.03%) MongoDB
5 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
5 9 (31.03%) Java
5 9 (31.03%) Oracle
5 9 (31.03%) Kibana
6 8 (27.59%) CSS
6 8 (27.59%) Python
6 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
7 7 (24.14%) Apache Solr
7 7 (24.14%) Spring
7 7 (24.14%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) REST
8 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (20.69%) Docker
9 5 (17.24%) Microservices
9 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
9 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
9 5 (17.24%) JIRA

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 7 (24.14%) Apache Solr
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) ColdFusion
4 2 (6.90%) Mule
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) nginx
5 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) GitHub
4 2 (6.90%) Apigee
4 2 (6.90%) npm
5 1 (3.45%) IaaS
5 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MongoDB
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.34%) Couchbase
5 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) Grunt
5 3 (10.34%) JMeter
5 3 (10.34%) Mercurial
6 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (6.90%) EasyMock
6 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.90%) JUnit
6 2 (6.90%) Maven
6 2 (6.90%) NeoLoad
6 2 (6.90%) Selenium
6 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.45%) FishEye
7 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
7 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Python Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Django Developer
5 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
1 10 (34.48%) Node.js
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 7 (24.14%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) REST
4 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (17.24%) Django
5 5 (17.24%) SOAP
6 4 (13.79%) Flask
6 4 (13.79%) HTML5
6 4 (13.79%) jQuery
6 4 (13.79%) JSON
6 4 (13.79%) OAuth
6 4 (13.79%) Pandas
6 4 (13.79%) React
7 3 (10.34%) GWT
7 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot
7 3 (10.34%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (17.24%) Microservices
2 5 (17.24%) TDD
3 4 (13.79%) BDD
3 4 (13.79%) Content Management
3 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Server Management
4 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.34%) Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) UML
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) C#
6 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Kibana
2 3 (10.34%) Cacti
2 3 (10.34%) Grafana
2 3 (10.34%) Nagios
3 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.90%) logstash
4 1 (3.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.45%) Packer
4 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) ESRI
4 1 (3.45%) SAP