The table below looks at the statistics for Sqoop skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sqoop over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sqoop
Rank 626 629 617
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 17 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.091% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 3
Median daily rate £500 £588 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -2.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11576 13156 12041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.81% 23.53% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7847 8598 7537
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 187 199
Median hourly rate £31.00 £27.78 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

Sqoop
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Sqoop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Sqoop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sqoop
Daily Rate Trend

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

Sqoop Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sqoop
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sqoop within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sqoop within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +13 16 £500 -14.89% 7
South East +11 6 £388 -48.33% 1
London +14 5 £500 -25.92% 6
West Midlands - 5 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Crawley - 2 £388 -
West Sussex - 2 £388 -
Buckingham - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sqoop 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 Sqoop.

1 39 (97.50%) Hadoop
1 39 (97.50%) Apache Hive
2 30 (75.00%) Big Data
3 29 (72.50%) HDFS
4 27 (67.50%) Apache Pig
5 24 (60.00%) Apache Flume
6 23 (57.50%) Oracle
7 21 (52.50%) Java
8 19 (47.50%) HBase
8 19 (47.50%) Apache Spark
9 18 (45.00%) MapReduce
9 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (42.50%) ETL
11 14 (35.00%) Shell Script
11 14 (35.00%) Unix
12 12 (30.00%) Python
12 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
13 11 (27.50%) SQL
13 11 (27.50%) Informatica
14 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (22.50%) Impala
16 8 (20.00%) Finance
17 7 (17.50%) Tableau
17 7 (17.50%) R
17 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (17.50%) Apache Tez
18 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (15.00%) Ambari
18 6 (15.00%) Relational Database

Sqoop
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 27 (67.50%) Apache Pig
2 19 (47.50%) Apache Spark
3 5 (12.50%) SAS
4 3 (7.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (97.50%) Apache Hive
1 39 (97.50%) Hadoop
2 30 (75.00%) Big Data
3 19 (47.50%) HBase
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (22.50%) Impala
7 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
9 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
9 5 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (10.00%) HCatalog
10 4 (10.00%) Mahout
10 4 (10.00%) MySQL
10 4 (10.00%) SAP HANA
11 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
12 2 (5.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.00%) JUnit
2 2 (5.00%) PigUnit
2 2 (5.00%) PyUnit
2 2 (5.00%) RSpec
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Hudson
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) JMeter
3 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.50%) NeoLoad
3 1 (2.50%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (2.50%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Architect
3 13 (32.50%) Hadoop Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Hadoop Architect
5 10 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
6 9 (22.50%) Data Architect
7 8 (20.00%) Programmer
8 6 (15.00%) Big Data Developer
8 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Consultant
9 4 (10.00%) Hadoop Consultant
9 4 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Hadoop Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Tableau Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Integration Consultant
10 3 (7.50%) Java Programmer
10 3 (7.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Apache Tez
2 5 (12.50%) JSON
3 4 (10.00%) Cascading
3 4 (10.00%) JDBC
3 4 (10.00%) ODBC
3 4 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
3 4 (10.00%) WebHDFS
4 3 (7.50%) Kafka
5 2 (5.00%) Java EE
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Avro
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Thrift
6 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Unix
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) CentOS
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (45.00%) MapReduce
2 17 (42.50%) ETL
3 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (12.50%) Analytics
5 5 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Open Source
8 2 (5.00%) BDD
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Requirements Management
8 2 (5.00%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.50%) Data Engineering
9 1 (2.50%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) Shell Script
3 12 (30.00%) Python
4 11 (27.50%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) R
6 6 (15.00%) Scala
7 5 (12.50%) Perl
7 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.50%) C
10 1 (2.50%) Erlang
10 1 (2.50%) Go
10 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 29 (72.50%) HDFS
2 24 (60.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Ambari
2 5 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (5.00%) Control-M
3 2 (5.00%) Oozie
4 1 (2.50%) Ganglia
4 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) Informatica
3 7 (17.50%) Tableau
4 6 (15.00%) Cognos
5 5 (12.50%) Cloudera
6 4 (10.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) Dynatrace
7 1 (2.50%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Netezza
7 1 (2.50%) New Relic
7 1 (2.50%) Snowplow
7 1 (2.50%) Sybase
7 1 (2.50%) Teradata
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