Period
to 27 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for logstash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited logstash over the 6 months to 27 October 2020 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.

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UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 475 711 654
Rank change year-on-year +236 -57 -104
Contract jobs citing logstash 57 94 240
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.10% 0.76% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 48 165
Median daily rate £469 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £337 £396 £405
90th Percentile £600 £633 £719
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £470
% change year-on-year -4.76% +11.70% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

logstash is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5,179 12,362 14,638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.00% 14.66% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,232 8,358 9,886
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £310 £269 £298
90th Percentile £650 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 313 388
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £12.71 £12.76 £12.25
90th Percentile £52.75 £50.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.11 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.76% +14.89% +9.38%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing logstash as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for logstash in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing logstash.

Daily rate trend for logstash in the UK

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Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing logstash over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for logstash in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing logstash.

Hourly rate trend for logstash in the UK

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Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing logstash over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for logstash in the UK

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Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing logstash within the UK over the 6 months to 27 October 2020. 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
England +226 51 £509 -3.10% 12
London +184 37 £509 -2.72% 5
Work from Home -83 19 £435 -20.11% 6
UK excluding London +222 10 £500 -4.76% 7
South East +151 4 £475 -11.63%
North of England +119 3 £550 +18.92% 3
North West +83 3 £550 +18.92% 3
South West +110 2 - - 1
Scotland +75 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing logstash 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 with a requirement for logstash.

1 51 (89.47%) Elastic Stack
2 50 (87.72%) Kibana
3 38 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
4 35 (61.40%) AWS
5 34 (59.65%) Kubernetes
5 34 (59.65%) Python
6 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (49.12%) Security Cleared
7 26 (45.61%) Java
8 25 (43.86%) SC Cleared
9 24 (42.11%) Visualisation
9 24 (42.11%) TypeScript
9 24 (42.11%) AngularJS
10 23 (40.35%) MongoDB
10 23 (40.35%) React
11 22 (38.60%) Web Services
12 21 (36.84%) Data Science
12 21 (36.84%) Node.js
12 21 (36.84%) DevOps
13 18 (31.58%) Jenkins
13 18 (31.58%) SQL
13 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
14 16 (28.07%) Linux
15 15 (26.32%) DV Cleared
15 15 (26.32%) Azure
15 15 (26.32%) Pandas
15 15 (26.32%) scikit-learn
15 15 (26.32%) Public Sector
16 14 (24.56%) User Stories
16 14 (24.56%) Bash Shell

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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 38 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.02%) nginx
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) Confluence
4 1 (1.75%) DataSynapse
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.75%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 35 (61.40%) AWS
2 15 (26.32%) Azure
3 8 (14.04%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (3.51%) GitHub
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.75%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 1 (1.75%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (1.75%) Datadog
5 1 (1.75%) GCP
5 1 (1.75%) NuGet
5 1 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
1 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
1 2 (3.51%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.75%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.75%) DSL
2 1 (1.75%) FTP
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) ICMP
2 1 (1.75%) Network Security
2 1 (1.75%) POP3
2 1 (1.75%) SMTP
2 1 (1.75%) SNMP
2 1 (1.75%) SSH
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.26%) Tableau
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
1 18 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 10 (17.54%) GitLab
3 8 (14.04%) Artifactory
4 3 (5.26%) Maven
5 2 (3.51%) JIRA
6 1 (1.75%) Cypress.io
6 1 (1.75%) Gatling
6 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.75%) JMeter
6 1 (1.75%) Postman
6 1 (1.75%) REST Assured
6 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 15 (26.32%) Public Sector
2 12 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 10 (17.54%) Electronics
3 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 10 (17.54%) Manufacturing
3 10 (17.54%) Marketing
4 7 (12.28%) Law
5 5 (8.77%) Legal
6 2 (3.51%) Police
7 1 (1.75%) Banking
7 1 (1.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Developer
2 7 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Administrator
3 6 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
3 6 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Angular Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Principal Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) React Developer
7 2 (3.51%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Splunk Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (89.47%) Elastic Stack
2 24 (42.11%) AngularJS
3 23 (40.35%) React
4 22 (38.60%) Web Services
5 21 (36.84%) Node.js
6 15 (26.32%) Pandas
6 15 (26.32%) scikit-learn
7 12 (21.05%) Kafka
8 10 (17.54%) Spring
9 3 (5.26%) HTML
9 3 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (5.26%) Spring Boot
10 2 (3.51%) Grok
10 2 (3.51%) Java EE
10 2 (3.51%) LDAP
10 2 (3.51%) Middleware
10 2 (3.51%) ModSecurity
10 2 (3.51%) RESTful
11 1 (1.75%) JMS
11 1 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.51%) Windows
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.11%) Visualisation
3 21 (36.84%) Data Science
3 21 (36.84%) DevOps
4 14 (24.56%) Data Analysis
4 14 (24.56%) User Stories
5 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (17.54%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (17.54%) Microservices
5 10 (17.54%) Programme Management
6 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.28%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (12.28%) SIEM
9 4 (7.02%) Analytics
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (5.26%) Content Development
10 3 (5.26%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) Python
2 26 (45.61%) Java
3 24 (42.11%) TypeScript
4 18 (31.58%) SQL
5 14 (24.56%) Bash Shell
6 10 (17.54%) Perl
7 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.26%) Groovy
9 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.51%) R
9 2 (3.51%) Ruby
9 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.75%) C#
10 1 (1.75%) C++
10 1 (1.75%) Go
10 1 (1.75%) Java 8
10 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (49.12%) Security Cleared
2 25 (43.86%) SC Cleared
3 15 (26.32%) DV Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.51%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) CCDP
6 1 (1.75%) CCIE
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.51%) NIST
2 1 (1.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 50 (87.72%) Kibana
2 34 (59.65%) Kubernetes
3 13 (22.81%) Terraform
4 12 (21.05%) Ansible
5 9 (15.79%) Consul
5 9 (15.79%) Grafana
5 9 (15.79%) Prometheus
6 8 (14.04%) Fluentd
6 8 (14.04%) Istio
6 8 (14.04%) Rancher
7 6 (10.53%) ZABBIX
8 2 (3.51%) OSSEC
9 1 (1.75%) Cacti
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (1.75%) Icinga
9 1 (1.75%) Nagios
9 1 (1.75%) OpenView
9 1 (1.75%) Packer
9 1 (1.75%) RANCID
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) AppDynamics
2 10 (17.54%) SAP
2 10 (17.54%) Splunk
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.51%) ArcSight
4 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.51%) CyberArk
4 2 (3.51%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 1 (1.75%) Axway
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.75%) F5
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Kaseya
5 1 (1.75%) SevOne
5 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.75%) TIBCO