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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sqoop
Rank 528 593 637
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +44
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 99 44 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.080% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.88% 0.35% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 29 8
Median daily rate £550 £613 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% -20.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £575 -
% change year-on-year
-10.86% -
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
11296 12608 12200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.51% 23.05% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7492 8418 8093
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 194 187
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £43.80 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

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 5 December 2016.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 24 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 5 December 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 +52 95 £550 -10.20% 13
London +43 79 £555 -12.94% 9
South East - 14 £425 -
City of London +9 10 £550 -13.72% 4
Surrey - 10 £550 -
Staines - 8 £290 -
Newport - 2 £688 - 1
South Wales - 2 £688 - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £613 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £688 - 1
North West +4 1 £475 -19.14% 4
Manchester +1 1 £475 -19.14% 4
Canary Wharf +1 1 £550 -15.38%
West Midlands -18 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £425 -
Southampton - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Rugby - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 150 (96.77%) Hadoop
2 141 (90.97%) Big Data
3 133 (85.81%) Apache Hive
4 117 (75.48%) Apache Spark
5 98 (63.23%) Java
6 87 (56.13%) Python
7 86 (55.48%) HBase
8 79 (50.97%) HDFS
9 73 (47.10%) Apache Flume
10 68 (43.87%) MapReduce
11 67 (43.23%) Scala
12 66 (42.58%) Apache Pig
13 60 (38.71%) Kafka
14 50 (32.26%) Analytics
15 49 (31.61%) Linux
16 48 (30.97%) SQL
17 45 (29.03%) Hadoop YARN
18 44 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
19 43 (27.74%) R
20 40 (25.81%) Hortonworks
21 39 (25.16%) Oozie
22 38 (24.52%) NoSQL
22 38 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
23 37 (23.87%) ETL
24 35 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
25 32 (20.65%) Apache Cassandra
25 32 (20.65%) Data Warehouse
26 31 (20.00%) Teradata
26 31 (20.00%) Open Source
27 30 (19.35%) Git (software)

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
1 117 (75.48%) Apache Spark
2 66 (42.58%) Apache Pig
3 35 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (19.35%) Apache
5 12 (7.74%) Apache Solr
6 7 (4.52%) SAS
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.65%) Confluence
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (14.19%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (6.45%) Amazon Kinesis
4 7 (4.52%) Azure Machine Learning
5 5 (3.23%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.26%) Kerberos
2 10 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.81%) Firewall
3 9 (5.81%) LAN
3 9 (5.81%) WAN
4 5 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (96.77%) Hadoop
2 141 (90.97%) Big Data
3 133 (85.81%) Apache Hive
4 86 (55.48%) HBase
5 38 (24.52%) NoSQL
6 32 (20.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 32 (20.65%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (18.06%) MongoDB
8 24 (15.48%) Data Lake
9 21 (13.55%) Impala
10 20 (12.90%) SQL Server
11 15 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (9.68%) Relational Database
12 14 (9.03%) QlikView
13 13 (8.39%) MySQL
14 12 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (7.10%) Apache Zeppelin
15 11 (7.10%) Power BI
16 9 (5.81%) HDInsight
16 9 (5.81%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 30 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.32%) JIRA
3 13 (8.39%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.10%) Maven
5 7 (4.52%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.87%) Artifactory
6 6 (3.87%) FindBugs
6 6 (3.87%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.94%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.29%) Apache Continuum
8 2 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.29%) FishEye
8 2 (1.29%) Hudson
8 2 (1.29%) Subversion
9 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.65%) GitLab
9 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.65%) Selenium
9 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (16.77%) Finance
2 25 (16.13%) Banking
3 5 (3.23%) Marketing
4 3 (1.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.29%) Front Office
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (24.52%) Architect
2 36 (23.23%) Data Architect
3 35 (22.58%) Big Data Architect
3 35 (22.58%) Data Engineer
4 32 (20.65%) Developer
5 28 (18.06%) Big Data Engineer
6 21 (13.55%) Hadoop Architect
7 16 (10.32%) Administrator
8 15 (9.68%) Big Data Developer
9 14 (9.03%) Data Administrator
9 14 (9.03%) Hadoop Developer
10 12 (7.74%) Hadoop Engineer
11 10 (6.45%) Analyst
11 10 (6.45%) Scala Developer
12 9 (5.81%) Data Analyst
13 8 (5.16%) Technical Leader
14 6 (3.87%) Hadoop Administrator
15 4 (2.58%) AWS Developer
15 4 (2.58%) Big Data Manager
15 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (38.71%) Kafka
2 24 (15.48%) ELK Stack
3 15 (9.68%) Apache Tez
3 15 (9.68%) J2EE
3 15 (9.68%) JSON
4 12 (7.74%) Spark Streaming
5 11 (7.10%) Akka
6 10 (6.45%) Regular Expression
6 10 (6.45%) Web Services
7 9 (5.81%) JDBC
7 9 (5.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 9 (5.81%) RESTful
7 9 (5.81%) Servlets
8 7 (4.52%) Play Framework
8 7 (4.52%) scikit-learn
8 7 (4.52%) spray
9 6 (3.87%) Apache Avro
9 6 (3.87%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.87%) JMS
9 6 (3.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.61%) Visualisation
2 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.16%) Grid Computing
4 7 (4.52%) Statistics
5 4 (2.58%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.58%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.94%) Clustering
7 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.29%) Fintech
7 2 (1.29%) iSeries
7 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.29%) Replication
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (31.61%) Linux
2 30 (19.35%) Unix
3 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (43.87%) MapReduce
2 50 (32.26%) Analytics
3 44 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (23.87%) ETL
6 31 (20.00%) Open Source
7 24 (15.48%) Data Modelling
8 21 (13.55%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (10.97%) SOA
10 16 (10.32%) Configuration Management
10 16 (10.32%) Data Architecture
10 16 (10.32%) Data Ingestion
11 13 (8.39%) DevOps
11 13 (8.39%) Machine Learning
12 12 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (7.10%) Data Analytics
13 11 (7.10%) High Availability
14 10 (6.45%) ETL Development
15 9 (5.81%) Benchmarking
15 9 (5.81%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 98 (63.23%) Java
2 87 (56.13%) Python
3 67 (43.23%) Scala
4 48 (30.97%) SQL
5 43 (27.74%) R
6 23 (14.84%) Perl
7 18 (11.61%) Shell Script
8 15 (9.68%) Bash Shell
9 10 (6.45%) C++
10 9 (5.81%) C
10 9 (5.81%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.23%) PHP
12 3 (1.94%) HiveQL
12 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.29%) Go
13 2 (1.29%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.29%) Ruby
14 1 (0.65%) ABAP
14 1 (0.65%) Erlang
14 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (3.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) SLA
3 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 79 (50.97%) HDFS
2 73 (47.10%) Apache Flume
3 18 (11.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (5.81%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (3.23%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.29%) Ceph
7 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 45 (29.03%) Hadoop YARN
2 39 (25.16%) Oozie
3 23 (14.84%) Ambari
4 14 (9.03%) Kibana
4 14 (9.03%) logstash
5 9 (5.81%) Rsyslog
6 6 (3.87%) Ansible
6 6 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (3.87%) Puppet
7 3 (1.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 40 (25.81%) Hortonworks
2 31 (20.00%) Teradata
3 23 (14.84%) Cloudera
4 20 (12.90%) Oracle
5 18 (11.61%) Tableau
6 13 (8.39%) Splunk
7 9 (5.81%) Cisco
8 7 (4.52%) Informatica
9 6 (3.87%) Cognos
10 5 (3.23%) Platfora
10 5 (3.23%) SAP
11 4 (2.58%) MapR
12 3 (1.94%) Netezza
12 3 (1.94%) Talend
13 2 (1.29%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.29%) GoldenSource
13 2 (1.29%) Microsoft
13 2 (1.29%) Vertica
14 1 (0.65%) Intel
14 1 (0.65%) Sybase