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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sqoop
Rank 558 645 620
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -25
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 91 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.043% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 13 23
Median daily rate £575 £550 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
12017 13302 12428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.72% 22.94% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7943 8828 7838
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 199 204
Median hourly rate £35.43 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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 25 September 2016.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 26 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 25 September 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 +89 89 £563 +2.27% 9
London +43 59 £581 +5.68% 5
South East +36 17 £550 - 1
Surrey - 10 £550 -
Yorkshire - 9 £563 -
South Yorkshire - 9 £563 -
Staines - 8 £290 -
Sheffield - 7 £550 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £425 -
Buckingham - 3 - -
City of London +15 2 £619 +28.90% 2
East of England +14 2 £425 - 1
West Midlands -20 2 £550 +22.22%
Canary Wharf - 2 £550 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £425 -
Cambridge - 2 £425 -
Southampton +14 1 £600 -
Hampshire +8 1 £600 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £650 -
South Wales - 1 £650 -
Docklands, London - 1 £575 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Newport - 1 £650 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Barnsley - 1 - -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 104 (96.30%) Hadoop
2 99 (91.67%) Big Data
3 90 (83.33%) Apache Hive
4 75 (69.44%) Java
5 74 (68.52%) Apache Spark
6 63 (58.33%) HDFS
7 61 (56.48%) Apache Flume
8 58 (53.70%) HBase
9 56 (51.85%) Apache Pig
10 52 (48.15%) Python
11 50 (46.30%) MapReduce
12 41 (37.96%) Scala
13 38 (35.19%) SQL
14 37 (34.26%) Linux
15 36 (33.33%) ETL
16 34 (31.48%) Hadoop YARN
17 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
18 31 (28.70%) Business Intelligence
18 31 (28.70%) Analytics
19 30 (27.78%) Unix
20 28 (25.93%) Kafka
20 28 (25.93%) NoSQL
21 27 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
22 25 (23.15%) Finance
23 23 (21.30%) R
24 22 (20.37%) Apache Cassandra
24 22 (20.37%) Open Source
24 22 (20.37%) Hortonworks
24 22 (20.37%) ELK Stack
25 21 (19.44%) Data Lake

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 74 (68.52%) Apache Spark
2 56 (51.85%) Apache Pig
3 21 (19.44%) Apache
4 17 (15.74%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (10.19%) SAS
6 8 (7.41%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.78%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (15.74%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (6.48%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.33%) Firewall
4 6 (5.56%) LAN
4 6 (5.56%) WAN
5 4 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (96.30%) Hadoop
2 99 (91.67%) Big Data
3 90 (83.33%) Apache Hive
4 58 (53.70%) HBase
5 28 (25.93%) NoSQL
6 27 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (20.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (19.44%) Data Lake
9 18 (16.67%) Impala
9 18 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
11 11 (10.19%) MySQL
11 11 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (9.26%) Power BI
12 10 (9.26%) QlikView
13 9 (8.33%) HDInsight
14 8 (7.41%) Mahout
14 8 (7.41%) Relational Database
15 7 (6.48%) Apache Zeppelin
16 6 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Git (software)
1 11 (10.19%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.33%) Maven
3 5 (4.63%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.70%) Artifactory
4 4 (3.70%) FindBugs
4 4 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.93%) GitLab
5 1 (0.93%) Hudson
5 1 (0.93%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) JUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.93%) PigUnit
5 1 (0.93%) PyUnit
5 1 (0.93%) RSpec
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (23.15%) Finance
2 15 (13.89%) Banking
3 3 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (26.85%) Architect
1 29 (26.85%) Big Data Architect
2 28 (25.93%) Data Architect
3 22 (20.37%) Developer
4 18 (16.67%) Hadoop Architect
5 14 (12.96%) Data Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Big Data Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Scala Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Administrator
8 8 (7.41%) Data Administrator
9 6 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Hadoop Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Java Programmer
9 6 (5.56%) Programmer
10 5 (4.63%) Consultant
11 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Data Analytics Architect
11 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.93%) Kafka
2 22 (20.37%) ELK Stack
3 17 (15.74%) Apache Tez
4 15 (13.89%) J2EE
5 12 (11.11%) JDBC
5 12 (11.11%) JSON
6 10 (9.26%) Regular Expression
7 9 (8.33%) Akka
7 9 (8.33%) RESTful
7 9 (8.33%) Servlets
7 9 (8.33%) Web Services
8 8 (7.41%) Spark Streaming
9 6 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 6 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 6 (5.56%) Play Framework
9 6 (5.56%) spray
10 3 (2.78%) ODBC
10 3 (2.78%) WebHDFS
11 2 (1.85%) D3.js
11 2 (1.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Visualisation
2 6 (5.56%) Grid Computing
3 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.78%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.85%) Fintech
5 2 (1.85%) iSeries
6 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.26%) Linux
2 30 (27.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.30%) MapReduce
2 36 (33.33%) ETL
3 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (28.70%) Analytics
4 31 (28.70%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (20.37%) Open Source
6 19 (17.59%) Data Architecture
7 18 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 17 (15.74%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
10 10 (9.26%) Configuration Management
10 10 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (9.26%) ETL Development
11 9 (8.33%) Machine Learning
11 9 (8.33%) SOA
12 7 (6.48%) Business Analytics
12 7 (6.48%) High Availability
12 7 (6.48%) Microservices
13 6 (5.56%) Data Analytics
13 6 (5.56%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 75 (69.44%) Java
2 52 (48.15%) Python
3 41 (37.96%) Scala
4 38 (35.19%) SQL
5 23 (21.30%) R
6 21 (19.44%) Perl
7 19 (17.59%) Shell Script
8 12 (11.11%) Bash Shell
9 9 (8.33%) T-SQL
10 8 (7.41%) PL/SQL
11 7 (6.48%) C++
12 6 (5.56%) C
13 4 (3.70%) PHP
14 3 (2.78%) HiveQL
15 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.93%) ABAP
16 1 (0.93%) Erlang
16 1 (0.93%) Go
16 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 63 (58.33%) HDFS
2 61 (56.48%) Apache Flume
3 12 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.85%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 34 (31.48%) Hadoop YARN
2 18 (16.67%) Oozie
3 14 (12.96%) Ambari
4 12 (11.11%) Kibana
4 12 (11.11%) logstash
5 9 (8.33%) Rsyslog
6 5 (4.63%) Control-M
7 4 (3.70%) Ansible
7 4 (3.70%) Puppet
8 3 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (20.37%) Hortonworks
2 21 (19.44%) Oracle
3 15 (13.89%) Cloudera
4 13 (12.04%) Tableau
5 11 (10.19%) Splunk
6 10 (9.26%) Informatica
7 9 (8.33%) Teradata
8 6 (5.56%) Cisco
9 5 (4.63%) SAP
10 4 (3.70%) Cognos
11 3 (2.78%) Platfora
12 2 (1.85%) MapR
12 2 (1.85%) Netezza
13 1 (0.93%) Ab Initio
13 1 (0.93%) Google
13 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
13 1 (0.93%) SaltStack
13 1 (0.93%) Talend
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