Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 16 December 2017 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 196 226
Rank change year-on-year +41 +30 -
Contract jobs citing Elastic Stack 32 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.72% 0.15% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.54% 0.44% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £418 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% -16.50% -
10th Percentile £415 £359 £390
90th Percentile £719 £475 £560
England median daily rate £550 £485 £448
% change year-on-year +13.40% +8.38% -22.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year -25.53% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1262 1816 1892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.51% 34.45% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 1253 1256
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 18
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.23 £14.69 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.94% -30.06% -37.31%
10th Percentile £15.61 £13.43 £9.00
90th Percentile £32.85 £44.38 £40.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in Yorkshire

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elastic Stack in Yorkshire

Elastic Stack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elastic Stack in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elastic Stack in Yorkshire

Elastic Stack
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
South Yorkshire +35 22 £650 +48.57%
West Yorkshire +22 7 £448 +10.49%
North Yorkshire - 3 £500 -
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Elastic Stack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 18 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 17 (53.13%) Cyber Intelligence
3 16 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 16 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 15 (46.88%) OpenDNS
4 15 (46.88%) Maltego
4 15 (46.88%) Test Strategy
4 15 (46.88%) Technical Analysis
4 15 (46.88%) DNS
4 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) Test Scripting
4 15 (46.88%) Manual Testing
4 15 (46.88%) Test Automation
5 12 (37.50%) Project Planning
6 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (31.25%) Web Services
7 10 (31.25%) DevOps
8 9 (28.13%) SIEM
8 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
9 8 (25.00%) Finance
9 8 (25.00%) C#
9 8 (25.00%) MySQL
9 8 (25.00%) TeamCity
9 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (25.00%) Banking
9 8 (25.00%) Splunk
9 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (25.00%) Prometheus

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 15 (46.88%) OpenDNS
2 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (15.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (15.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (9.38%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (9.38%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (9.38%) IaaS
5 3 (9.38%) Loggly
5 3 (9.38%) Serverless
5 3 (9.38%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Maltego
2 8 (25.00%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.38%) Redis
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Maven
3 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.63%) Bitbucket
4 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (12.50%) Gradle
5 4 (12.50%) Vagrant
6 3 (9.38%) JMeter
6 3 (9.38%) RSpec
General
1 8 (25.00%) Banking
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Cyberthreat Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Cyberthreat Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Site Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Security Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Web Services
2 9 (28.13%) AngularJS
3 6 (18.75%) Node.js
4 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
4 5 (15.63%) Angular 2
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
5 4 (12.50%) JSON
5 4 (12.50%) Lucene
5 4 (12.50%) React
5 4 (12.50%) RESTful
5 4 (12.50%) Spring
6 3 (9.38%) Kafka
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Core
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (3.13%) HTML5
8 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (3.13%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) CentOS
1 3 (9.38%) Fedora
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Cyber Intelligence
2 16 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 16 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) Manual Testing
3 15 (46.88%) Technical Analysis
3 15 (46.88%) Test Automation
3 15 (46.88%) Test Scripting
3 15 (46.88%) Test Strategy
4 12 (37.50%) Project Planning
5 10 (31.25%) DevOps
6 9 (28.13%) SIEM
7 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.63%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.63%) Mobile First
8 5 (15.63%) TDD
9 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (12.50%) Microservices
9 4 (12.50%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) Ruby
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) Go
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Prometheus
1 8 (25.00%) Terraform
2 7 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (21.88%) Puppet
3 6 (18.75%) Kibana
4 5 (15.63%) Grafana
5 3 (9.38%) Ansible
5 3 (9.38%) logstash
5 3 (9.38%) Nagios
5 3 (9.38%) Rancher
5 3 (9.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Splunk
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Intel
4 3 (9.38%) Google
4 3 (9.38%) New Relic
4 3 (9.38%) Rackspace
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle