Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Elasticsearch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Elasticsearch over the 6 months to 17 February 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.

Elasticsearch
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 194 148 177
Rank change year-on-year -46 +29 -2
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 14 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.84% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.85% 6.01% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 19
West Midlands median daily rate £530 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £375 £425 £365
90th Percentile £600 £620 £525
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year -11.95% +1.06% -3.09%

Elasticsearch is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 758 666 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.40% 14.04% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 426 409
West Midlands median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - -
10th Percentile £256 £206 £213
90th Percentile £556 £581 £528
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 29
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -2.44% +17.14%
10th Percentile £10.25 £12.50 £11.12
90th Percentile £24.20 £30.50 £30.60
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.56%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the West Midlands

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in the West Midlands

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in the West Midlands

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Coventry -13 6 £530 +12.77% 1
Warwickshire +5 2 £600 +60.00%
Birmingham -2 2 £413 -25.00% 5
Worcestershire - 2 £400 - 1
Solihull - 1 £400 - 1
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (50.00%) Microservices
3 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 6 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 6 (42.86%) Data Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) CQRS
3 6 (42.86%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Identity Management
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Docker
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
6 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Kibana
6 3 (21.43%) GitHub
6 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (21.43%) Google
6 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) MySQL
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (14.29%) Linux

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (14.29%) Traefik
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) Luigi
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (21.43%) GitHub
4 1 (7.14%) Linode
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Endeca
4 1 (7.14%) Looker
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (7.14%) CircleCI
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Data Architect
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Django
1 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (7.14%) Matplotlib
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
1 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
1 1 (7.14%) Pandas
1 1 (7.14%) Sass
1 1 (7.14%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Cyberattack
3 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Microservices
2 6 (42.86%) CQRS
2 6 (42.86%) Data Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 6 (42.86%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Identity Management
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
7 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Server Hardening
7 1 (7.14%) Single Customer View
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Java 8
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) CREST Certified
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) GIAC
1 1 (7.14%) SANS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Kibana
1 3 (21.43%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (7.14%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Facebook
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle