Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 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.

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UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 714 663 563
Rank change year-on-year -51 -100 -23
Contract jobs citing logstash 97 241 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.79% 1.61% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 152 247
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +2.33% +10.26%
10th Percentile £400 £405 £400
90th Percentile £650 £686 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
UK median hourly rate £55.00 - £35.00
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 12,204 14,977 12,068
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.61% 14.39% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,237 10,111 8,137
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 390 289
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.25 £10.91
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.43% +9.38% -36.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for logstash in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing logstash.

Contractor daily rate trend for logstash in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing logstash over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for logstash in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing logstash.

Contractor hourly rate trend for logstash in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing logstash over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for logstash in the UK

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Top 8 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 20 November 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
England -41 97 £500 -9.09% 26
London -3 58 £546 -5.04% 14
UK excluding London +18 38 £475 - 14
South East +38 19 £513 +7.89% 8
East of England +38 12 £438 -12.50% 2
South West -4 5 £550 +37.50%
North of England +20 2 £569 +40.43%
North West +6 2 £569 +42.19%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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 76 (78.35%) Elastic Stack
2 71 (73.20%) Kibana
3 69 (71.13%) Elasticsearch
4 57 (58.76%) Linux
5 46 (47.42%) DevOps
6 42 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (40.21%) Ansible
8 38 (39.18%) Python
9 37 (38.14%) Git (software)
10 36 (37.11%) Docker
11 34 (35.05%) Terraform
11 34 (35.05%) Azure
12 32 (32.99%) Bash Shell
12 32 (32.99%) Kubernetes
13 30 (30.93%) Puppet
14 28 (28.87%) Kafka
14 28 (28.87%) Java
15 27 (27.84%) AWS
16 26 (26.80%) JavaScript
17 22 (22.68%) Security Cleared
17 22 (22.68%) Jenkins
18 21 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (20.62%) Configuration Management
20 19 (19.59%) nginx
20 19 (19.59%) Microservices
21 18 (18.56%) Grafana
21 18 (18.56%) JIRA
22 16 (16.49%) Consul
23 15 (15.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 15 (15.46%) Node.js

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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 69 (71.13%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (19.59%) nginx
3 14 (14.43%) IIS
4 13 (13.40%) Tomcat
5 10 (10.31%) Apache
6 6 (6.19%) Apache Spark
6 6 (6.19%) Confluence
7 3 (3.09%) JBoss
7 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.03%) Jetty
9 1 (1.03%) Mongrel
9 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (35.05%) Azure
2 27 (27.84%) AWS
3 11 (11.34%) Serverless
4 10 (10.31%) Datadog
5 9 (9.28%) GCP
6 7 (7.22%) GitHub
6 7 (7.22%) PaaS
7 6 (6.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (6.19%) OpenShift
8 5 (5.15%) Azure Functions
9 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (2.06%) Amazon S3
10 2 (2.06%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (2.06%) Sauce Labs
11 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (1.03%) Google App Engine
11 1 (1.03%) IaaS
11 1 (1.03%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (1.03%) SaaS
11 1 (1.03%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Network Security
2 7 (7.22%) HTTP
2 7 (7.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.12%) DNS
3 4 (4.12%) HTTPS
3 4 (4.12%) Internet
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.09%) DHCP
4 3 (3.09%) SMTP
4 3 (3.09%) SSL
5 2 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (11.34%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.31%) Big Data
4 9 (9.28%) InfluxDB
4 9 (9.28%) Redis
5 7 (7.22%) MySQL
6 6 (6.19%) Hadoop
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.15%) Sqoop
8 4 (4.12%) Apache Hive
8 4 (4.12%) HBase
8 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.09%) Impala
10 2 (2.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (2.06%) Data Lake
10 2 (2.06%) Flink
10 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.03%) Presto
11 1 (1.03%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 37 (38.14%) Git (software)
2 22 (22.68%) Jenkins
3 18 (18.56%) JIRA
4 14 (14.43%) GitLab
5 10 (10.31%) Artifactory
6 9 (9.28%) JMeter
7 8 (8.25%) CircleCI
7 8 (8.25%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (7.22%) Selenium
9 6 (6.19%) Cucumber
9 6 (6.19%) JUnit
9 6 (6.19%) Maven
9 6 (6.19%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (4.12%) Gatling
10 4 (4.12%) Gradle
10 4 (4.12%) SoapUI
10 4 (4.12%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (3.09%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (3.09%) Mockito
11 3 (3.09%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Retail
3 6 (6.19%) Public Sector
4 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.06%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (27.84%) Developer
1 27 (27.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (13.40%) Architect
3 11 (11.34%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 9 (9.28%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.15%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (4.12%) AWS Architect
6 4 (4.12%) Azure Architect
6 4 (4.12%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (4.12%) Python Developer
7 3 (3.09%) Administrator
7 3 (3.09%) Angular Developer
7 3 (3.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.09%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (3.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.06%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (78.35%) Elastic Stack
2 28 (28.87%) Kafka
3 15 (15.46%) Node.js
4 14 (14.43%) REST
5 12 (12.37%) RESTful
5 12 (12.37%) Spring
6 10 (10.31%) JSON
6 10 (10.31%) Swagger
6 10 (10.31%) XML
7 9 (9.28%) .NET
7 9 (9.28%) AngularJS
7 9 (9.28%) GraphQL
7 9 (9.28%) gRPC
7 9 (9.28%) Memcached
7 9 (9.28%) React Native
8 7 (7.22%) Web Services
9 6 (6.19%) LDAP
9 6 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (5.15%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.15%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.28%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.28%) Wiki
4 8 (8.25%) Public Cloud
5 7 (7.22%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (4.12%) Clustering
6 4 (4.12%) Replication
7 3 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.06%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.06%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.06%) User Experience
9 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (58.76%) Linux
2 15 (15.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (14.43%) Windows
4 11 (11.34%) Windows Server
5 10 (10.31%) CentOS
6 9 (9.28%) Android
6 9 (9.28%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.19%) Unix
8 4 (4.12%) CoreOS
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.03%) Debian
11 1 (1.03%) Fedora
11 1 (1.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) DevOps
2 42 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (20.62%) Configuration Management
5 19 (19.59%) Microservices
6 15 (15.46%) Scrum
7 14 (14.43%) Infrastructure as Code
8 13 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (11.34%) Kanban
9 11 (11.34%) TDD
10 9 (9.28%) Android Development
10 9 (9.28%) BPMN
10 9 (9.28%) Information Security
10 9 (9.28%) iOS Development
10 9 (9.28%) Mobile Application Development
10 9 (9.28%) Open Source
10 9 (9.28%) OWASP
11 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
11 8 (8.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (7.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.18%) Python
2 32 (32.99%) Bash Shell
3 28 (28.87%) Java
4 26 (26.80%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.43%) Go
6 10 (10.31%) C#
6 10 (10.31%) Ruby
6 10 (10.31%) SQL
7 8 (8.25%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.19%) Groovy
8 6 (6.19%) Java 8
9 4 (4.12%) ES6
9 4 (4.12%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.06%) C
10 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.06%) Scala
11 1 (1.03%) C++
11 1 (1.03%) Perl
11 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.34%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.25%) Degree
4 6 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.09%) CCNA
5 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (37.11%) Docker
2 9 (9.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (8.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.12%) HDFS
5 3 (3.09%) Apache Flume
5 3 (3.09%) NFS
6 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.06%) KVM
6 2 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (1.03%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 71 (73.20%) Kibana
2 39 (40.21%) Ansible
3 34 (35.05%) Terraform
4 32 (32.99%) Kubernetes
5 30 (30.93%) Puppet
6 18 (18.56%) Grafana
7 16 (16.49%) Consul
8 13 (13.40%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (10.31%) Prometheus
10 9 (9.28%) Graphite
10 9 (9.28%) ZABBIX
11 6 (6.19%) Nagios
12 5 (5.15%) BMC PATROL
12 5 (5.15%) collectd
12 5 (5.15%) Packer
12 5 (5.15%) Zipkin
13 2 (2.06%) Mesos
13 2 (2.06%) WSUS
14 1 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
14 1 (1.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
1 15 (15.46%) Red Hat
2 12 (12.37%) New Relic
3 11 (11.34%) Google
4 10 (10.31%) Splunk
5 9 (9.28%) SaltStack
5 9 (9.28%) ServiceNow
6 8 (8.25%) Hortonworks
7 6 (6.19%) F5
7 6 (6.19%) Oracle
8 5 (5.15%) BMC
8 5 (5.15%) Dynatrace
8 5 (5.15%) HP
9 4 (4.12%) Adobe
10 3 (3.09%) Axway
10 3 (3.09%) Juniper
10 3 (3.09%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.06%) Cloudera
11 2 (2.06%) VMware
12 1 (1.03%) WSO2