Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 160 210
Rank change year-on-year -27 +50 0
Contract jobs citing Elastic Stack 18 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.36% 0.55% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 1.52% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 4
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £575 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +32.56% +15.67%
10th Percentile £433 £325 £406
90th Percentile £560 £750 £461
England median daily rate £550 £520 £475
% change year-on-year +5.77% +9.47% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £47.00 £48.50
% change year-on-year - -3.09% -

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 1,736 1,516 1,947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 34.55% 35.96% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,217 1,087 1,394
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £305 £300 £295
90th Percentile £529 £534 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +304.41% -74.50%
10th Percentile £15.74 £36.13 £9.96
90th Percentile £41.94 £43.38 £33.75
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +8.00% +4.17%

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 2018. 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 -13 12 £550 -15.38%
West Yorkshire -18 6 £475 +23.38% 4
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Elastic Stack 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 11 (61.11%) Tomcat
1 11 (61.11%) Manual Testing
1 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
1 11 (61.11%) Technical Analysis
1 11 (61.11%) Cyberthreat
1 11 (61.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Cyber Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Threat Intelligence
2 8 (44.44%) SIEM
3 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
3 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 7 (38.89%) Investment Management
3 7 (38.89%) Project Planning
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 7 (38.89%) Investment Banking
3 7 (38.89%) Acceptance Criteria
3 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
3 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Puppet
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Docker
5 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 4 (22.22%) Programme Delivery

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 11 (61.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) OpenDNS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) GitHub
3 2 (11.11%) Slack
3 2 (11.11%) Trello
4 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Maltego
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.11%) Flyway
4 2 (11.11%) GitLab
4 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (11.11%) Mockito
4 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.56%) Gradle
General
1 7 (38.89%) Banking
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
1 7 (38.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Cyberthreat Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (16.67%) Sensu
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) JPA
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) Kafka
3 2 (11.11%) Node.js
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Spring Boot
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) WebSockets
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) Lucene
4 1 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Cyber Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Manual Testing
1 11 (61.11%) Technical Analysis
1 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
1 11 (61.11%) Threat Intelligence
2 8 (44.44%) SIEM
3 7 (38.89%) Acceptance Criteria
3 7 (38.89%) Investment Management
3 7 (38.89%) Project Planning
3 7 (38.89%) Security Operations
3 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Java 8
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Grafana
2 3 (16.67%) Graphite
2 3 (16.67%) Terraform
3 2 (11.11%) Consul
3 2 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 2 (11.11%) Kibana
3 2 (11.11%) logstash
3 2 (11.11%) Packer
4 1 (5.56%) Ansible
4 1 (5.56%) collectd
4 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Splunk