The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Avro skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Avro over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Avro
Rank 648 648 595
Rank change year-on-year
0 -53
Contract jobs citing Apache Avro 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.053% 0.007% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £613 £440 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.20% -21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £440 £533
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £440 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15104 14912 14481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.70% 27.01% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9630
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 206 180
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Apache Avro
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Apache Avro as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Apache Avro Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache Avro
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Avro within the UK.

Apache Avro Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache Avro
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Avro within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Apache Avro Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Avro
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Avro within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 8 £613 +39.20% 2
England -7 8 £613 +39.20% 2

Apache Avro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Avro also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Apache Avro.

1 15 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 15 (75.00%) Big Data
2 12 (60.00%) JSON
3 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (55.00%) Apache Spark
4 10 (50.00%) MapReduce
5 9 (45.00%) Kafka
6 8 (40.00%) Scala
6 8 (40.00%) QA
7 7 (35.00%) Java
8 6 (30.00%) Apache Hive
9 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (25.00%) HBase
9 5 (25.00%) Python
9 5 (25.00%) Akka
10 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (20.00%) Docker
10 4 (20.00%) spray
10 4 (20.00%) Parquet
10 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (20.00%) Cloudera
11 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (15.00%) Unix
11 3 (15.00%) Linux
11 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
12 2 (10.00%) Dropwizard
12 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
12 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse

Apache Avro
Top Related 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 11 (55.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) Big Data
1 15 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (30.00%) Apache Hive
3 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (25.00%) HBase
4 4 (20.00%) Parquet
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (5.00%) Pentaho
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) Sqoop
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
1 9 (45.00%) Hadoop Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Scala Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) JSON
2 9 (45.00%) Kafka
3 5 (25.00%) Akka
4 4 (20.00%) spray
5 2 (10.00%) Dropwizard
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Thrift
6 1 (5.00%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Samza
6 1 (5.00%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (5.00%) WebSockets
6 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Scala
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) R
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Ambari
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (5.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata