Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 November 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.

Elasticsearch
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 169 179
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 +28
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 38 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.97% 2.73% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 28
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £384 £313 £313
90th Percentile £700 £525 £438
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £47.25
% change year-on-year -11.95% +0.53% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 764 696 957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.65% 15.94% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 436 577
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £220 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £565
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -21.43% +40.00%
10th Percentile £9.91 £10.50 £12.90
90th Percentile £33.75 £25.50 £31.05
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +5.26%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in Yorkshire

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Elasticsearch in Yorkshire

Elasticsearch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Elasticsearch in Yorkshire

Elasticsearch
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 Elasticsearch within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
West Yorkshire +12 34 £488 +50.00% 9
South Yorkshire -4 4 £488 +13.37% 1
Elasticsearch
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Python
3 24 (63.16%) TDD
4 23 (60.53%) Hadoop
5 22 (57.89%) Git (software)
5 22 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (57.89%) Jenkins
5 22 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (55.26%) Ansible
6 21 (55.26%) DevOps
6 21 (55.26%) NoSQL
6 21 (55.26%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (50.00%) MongoDB
7 19 (50.00%) nginx
7 19 (50.00%) Redis
7 19 (50.00%) SQL
8 18 (47.37%) Subversion
8 18 (47.37%) Apache Spark
8 18 (47.37%) Mercurial
9 17 (44.74%) CouchDB
9 17 (44.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (44.74%) GIS
10 16 (42.11%) Riak
11 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
12 14 (36.84%) Apache
13 12 (31.58%) Java
13 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (28.95%) Docker
15 9 (23.68%) REST
16 8 (21.05%) Microservices

Elasticsearch
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 19 (50.00%) nginx
2 18 (47.37%) Apache Spark
3 14 (36.84%) Apache
4 6 (15.79%) Confluence
5 1 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (21.05%) Serverless
3 5 (13.16%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (7.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (5.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) SSH
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
3 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) Hadoop
2 22 (57.89%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (55.26%) NoSQL
4 19 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 19 (50.00%) Redis
5 17 (44.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (44.74%) CouchDB
5 17 (44.74%) GIS
6 16 (42.11%) Riak
7 7 (18.42%) Big Data
8 6 (15.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
9 2 (5.26%) MySQL
9 2 (5.26%) Parquet
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
10 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (57.89%) Git (software)
1 22 (57.89%) Jenkins
2 18 (47.37%) Mercurial
2 18 (47.37%) Subversion
3 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 6 (15.79%) JIRA
4 4 (10.53%) Bitbucket
4 4 (10.53%) git-flow
5 2 (5.26%) IntelliJ
5 2 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.89%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Python Developer
3 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) AWS Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Python Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) AWS Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) MongoDB Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (23.68%) REST
3 6 (15.79%) JSON
4 4 (10.53%) OAuth
4 4 (10.53%) SOAP
4 4 (10.53%) XML
5 3 (7.89%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (7.89%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (7.89%) Spring
6 2 (5.26%) Dropwizard
6 2 (5.26%) J2EE
6 2 (5.26%) JAXB
6 2 (5.26%) Kafka
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
6 2 (5.26%) PySpark
6 2 (5.26%) Swagger
6 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) XSD
7 1 (2.63%) .NET
7 1 (2.63%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (10.53%) PKI
2 3 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (63.16%) TDD
3 22 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (55.26%) DevOps
5 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
6 8 (21.05%) Microservices
7 7 (18.42%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (13.16%) Migration
9 4 (10.53%) BDD
9 4 (10.53%) Data Extraction
9 4 (10.53%) OO
9 4 (10.53%) Pair Programming
9 4 (10.53%) Release Management
10 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (7.89%) Scrum
11 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
11 2 (5.26%) Kanban
11 2 (5.26%) OOD
11 2 (5.26%) Open Source
11 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Python
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) Java 8
5 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.26%) Go
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) BC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Docker
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (55.26%) Ansible
2 4 (10.53%) Kibana
2 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) Terraform
3 3 (7.89%) Grafana
4 2 (5.26%) Graylog
4 2 (5.26%) logstash
4 2 (5.26%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.63%) collectd
5 1 (2.63%) Graphite
5 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) CA
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.89%) VMware
2 2 (5.26%) Sun