Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - -
Contract jobs citing Elastic Stack 11 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.15% 2.66% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 8.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £663 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.98% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £538 £419
% change year-on-year -6.98% +28.36% +11.67%
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 265 250 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 27.78% 30.23% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 168 260
South Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.54% -4.06% +18.08%
10th Percentile £268 £269 £286
90th Percentile £538 £575 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £10.20
% change year-on-year -15.15% +304.41% -70.86%

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
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 17 August 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 -8 11 £550 -16.98% 2
Elastic Stack
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 9 (81.82%) Tomcat
1 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
1 9 (81.82%) Technical Analysis
1 9 (81.82%) Manual Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Cyberthreat
1 9 (81.82%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Cyber Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Threat Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) SIEM
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Acceptance Criteria
3 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
3 5 (45.45%) Investment Management
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Programme Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) OpenDNS
4 4 (36.36%) Maltego
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (9.09%) Terraform
6 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)

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 9 (81.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) OpenDNS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Maltego
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Cyber Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Manual Testing
1 9 (81.82%) Technical Analysis
1 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
1 9 (81.82%) Threat Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) SIEM
3 5 (45.45%) Acceptance Criteria
3 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (45.45%) Investment Management
3 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Python
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Kibana
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 1 (9.09%) logstash
1 1 (9.09%) Terraform