Period
to 13 August 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 13 August 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.

logstash
UK
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 487 750 680
Rank change year-on-year +263 -70 -109
Contract jobs citing logstash 59 98 226
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.14% 0.73% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 174
Median daily rate £475 £534 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.01% -2.95% +10.00%
10th Percentile £386 £376 £406
90th Percentile £576 £638 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -11.90% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 5,177 13,483 13,989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.07% 14.86% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,302 9,036 9,364
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £306 £279 £275
90th Percentile £675 £669 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 326 385
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.33 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.38 £50.00 £49.13
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +16.22% +5.71% +0.72%

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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 13 August 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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Top 11 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 13 August 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 +266 57 £475 -11.63% 9
London +183 39 £488 -11.36% 6
UK excluding London +222 18 £463 -11.90% 4
North of England +130 8 £550 +18.92% 1
North West +92 8 £550 +18.92% 1
Work from Home -21 7 £525 +61.54%
South East +165 4 £450 -15.09%
South West +93 3 £475 -13.64%
Scotland +72 2 - -
Midlands +92 1 £388 +72.22% 2
West Midlands +70 1 £388 +72.22% 2

For the 6 months to 13 August 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 49 (83.05%) Elastic Stack
2 43 (72.88%) Kibana
3 42 (71.19%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (57.63%) Python
5 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (55.93%) AWS
6 32 (54.24%) Java
7 31 (52.54%) Security Cleared
8 30 (50.85%) SC Cleared
9 29 (49.15%) Kubernetes
10 28 (47.46%) Web Services
11 24 (40.68%) React
11 24 (40.68%) AngularJS
11 24 (40.68%) MongoDB
12 23 (38.98%) Node.js
12 23 (38.98%) TypeScript
12 23 (38.98%) DevOps
13 20 (33.90%) Data Science
14 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
14 19 (32.20%) Linux
14 19 (32.20%) SQL
15 17 (28.81%) Visualisation
16 15 (25.42%) scikit-learn
16 15 (25.42%) Pandas
17 14 (23.73%) User Stories
17 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (22.03%) DV Cleared
18 13 (22.03%) Data Analysis
19 12 (20.34%) Unix
19 12 (20.34%) Git (software)

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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 42 (71.19%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.78%) nginx
4 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.39%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.39%) WildFly
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 33 (55.93%) AWS
2 11 (18.64%) Azure
3 8 (13.56%) GCP
4 4 (6.78%) GitHub
4 4 (6.78%) Serverless
5 3 (5.08%) PaaS
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (3.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (3.39%) Datadog
6 2 (3.39%) Heroku
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) DNS
2 2 (3.39%) Network Security
2 2 (3.39%) SSL
3 1 (1.69%) FTP
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) ICMP
3 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.69%) POP3
3 1 (1.69%) SMTP
3 1 (1.69%) SNMP
3 1 (1.69%) SSH
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.47%) Big Data
4 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.08%) MySQL
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.69%) Flink
7 1 (1.69%) HBase
7 1 (1.69%) JanusGraph
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
2 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.56%) JIRA
3 8 (13.56%) Maven
4 4 (6.78%) GitLab
4 4 (6.78%) JMeter
5 3 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.08%) REST Assured
6 2 (3.39%) CF BOSH
6 2 (3.39%) Gatling
6 2 (3.39%) JUnit
6 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.69%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (13.56%) Law
2 6 (10.17%) Public Sector
3 4 (6.78%) Finance
4 3 (5.08%) Legal
4 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Electronics
5 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Police
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) French Language
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.17%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (10.17%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Principal Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Angular Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) React Developer
8 2 (3.39%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Splunk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (83.05%) Elastic Stack
2 28 (47.46%) Web Services
3 24 (40.68%) AngularJS
3 24 (40.68%) React
4 23 (38.98%) Node.js
5 15 (25.42%) Pandas
5 15 (25.42%) scikit-learn
6 11 (18.64%) Spring
7 10 (16.95%) Kafka
8 9 (15.25%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (10.17%) RESTful
10 5 (8.47%) HTML
10 5 (8.47%) Middleware
11 4 (6.78%) Java EE
12 3 (5.08%) CSS
12 3 (5.08%) JMS
12 3 (5.08%) RESTEasy
12 3 (5.08%) Spring Boot
13 2 (3.39%) Jolokia
13 2 (3.39%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.08%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 12 (20.34%) Unix
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 3 (5.08%) CentOS
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) DevOps
3 20 (33.90%) Data Science
4 17 (28.81%) Visualisation
5 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (23.73%) User Stories
6 13 (22.03%) Data Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure as Code
7 7 (11.86%) SIEM
8 6 (10.17%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.47%) Analytics
9 5 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (8.47%) Scrum
10 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (6.78%) Microservices
11 3 (5.08%) Build Automation
11 3 (5.08%) Content Development
11 3 (5.08%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) Python
2 32 (54.24%) Java
3 23 (38.98%) TypeScript
4 19 (32.20%) SQL
5 7 (11.86%) Groovy
6 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.47%) Ruby
7 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.08%) Go
8 3 (5.08%) R
8 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.39%) Perl
9 2 (3.39%) PHP
10 1 (1.69%) C
10 1 (1.69%) C++
10 1 (1.69%) Elixir
10 1 (1.69%) Java 8
10 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) Security Cleared
2 30 (50.85%) SC Cleared
3 13 (22.03%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) CCDP
6 1 (1.69%) CCIE
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) CEH
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (72.88%) Kibana
2 29 (49.15%) Kubernetes
3 12 (20.34%) Terraform
4 11 (18.64%) Ansible
5 4 (6.78%) ZABBIX
6 3 (5.08%) Cacti
6 3 (5.08%) Grafana
6 3 (5.08%) Nagios
6 3 (5.08%) Packer
7 2 (3.39%) Consul
7 2 (3.39%) Fluentd
7 2 (3.39%) Ganglia
7 2 (3.39%) Graphite
7 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.39%) Puppet
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (1.69%) Icinga
8 1 (1.69%) OpenView
8 1 (1.69%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.69%) RANCID
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) Splunk
3 5 (8.47%) AppDynamics
4 3 (5.08%) Axway
4 3 (5.08%) Cloudera
4 3 (5.08%) Google
4 3 (5.08%) Hortonworks
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) New Relic
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.08%) Tableau
5 2 (3.39%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.39%) CyberArk
5 2 (3.39%) Dynatrace
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.69%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.69%) Pega
6 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds