Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 57 79
Rank change year-on-year -23 +22 +2
Contract jobs citing Elastic Stack 3 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.32% 1.56% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 6.81% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
South Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.60% -4.44% -14.29%
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £448 £410
% change year-on-year +11.73% +9.15% -21.90%
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 278 191 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 29.99% 22.98% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 128 292
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +4.06% -
10th Percentile £281 £313 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £574
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.19 - £50.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year -5.00% +169.09% -29.21%

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 20 January 2019. 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 -11 3 £350 -18.60% 1
Elastic Stack
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) GitLab
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Serverless
2 1 (33.33%) Java 8
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL

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 1 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) GitLab
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache CXF
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java 8
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) F5