Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Elastic Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Elastic Stack over the 6 months to 22 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.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +72
Contract jobs citing Elastic Stack 8 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.93% 2.64% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 10.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £394 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.41% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Elastic Stack is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 226 198 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 26.31% 24.91% 35.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 130 291
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £268 £286 £290
90th Percentile £538 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £31.42 £35.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year -10.24% +138.30% -58.04%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in South Yorkshire

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Elastic Stack in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Elastic Stack in South Yorkshire

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elastic Stack in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elastic Stack in South Yorkshire

Elastic Stack
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Stack within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Sheffield -7 8 £394 -28.41% 2
Elastic Stack
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Elastic Stack 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Ansible
4 2 (25.00%) Docker
4 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (25.00%) Terraform
4 2 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) BDD

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (12.50%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) GitLab
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache CXF
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) Sensu
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (12.50%) API Development
5 1 (12.50%) API Testing
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java 8
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
3 1 (12.50%) Kibana
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (12.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) F5