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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sqoop
Rank 613 598 601
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 28 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.061% 0.026%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 0.26% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 11
Median daily rate £495 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.41% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £440 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £750 £940
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £525 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
12121 12876 12452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.81% 23.01% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8222 8321 7868
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 171 219
Median hourly rate £33.50 £32.10 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.36% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.44 £14.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

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 6 May 2016.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 7 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 6 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
England -29 28 £495 -3.41% 3
London -17 15 £498 +10.55%
West Midlands -2 10 £500 - 1
City of London +46 3 £495 +12.50%
South East -12 3 £388 -48.33%
Crawley - 3 £388 -
West Sussex - 3 £388 -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 52 (94.55%) Apache Hive
2 51 (92.73%) Hadoop
3 43 (78.18%) Big Data
4 34 (61.82%) Apache Flume
5 33 (60.00%) Apache Pig
5 33 (60.00%) HDFS
6 28 (50.91%) Apache Spark
7 26 (47.27%) Java
8 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (41.82%) MapReduce
9 22 (40.00%) Oracle
10 21 (38.18%) HBase
11 20 (36.36%) Unix
12 18 (32.73%) ETL
13 17 (30.91%) Shell Script
14 16 (29.09%) SQL
15 13 (23.64%) Python
15 13 (23.64%) Impala
16 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
17 11 (20.00%) Informatica
17 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (20.00%) MongoDB
18 10 (18.18%) Scala
18 10 (18.18%) BDD
18 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
19 9 (16.36%) TDD
19 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 9 (16.36%) Ambari
20 8 (14.55%) Kafka
20 8 (14.55%) Tableau

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 33 (60.00%) Apache Pig
2 28 (50.91%) Apache Spark
3 8 (14.55%) SAS
4 6 (10.91%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (9.09%) Node.js
6 4 (7.27%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) SNA
2 1 (1.82%) SSH
2 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (94.55%) Apache Hive
2 51 (92.73%) Hadoop
3 43 (78.18%) Big Data
4 21 (38.18%) HBase
5 13 (23.64%) Impala
6 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
7 11 (20.00%) MongoDB
8 10 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (10.91%) CouchDB
10 6 (10.91%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (10.91%) Spark SQL
10 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
12 4 (7.27%) HCatalog
12 4 (7.27%) Mahout
12 4 (7.27%) SAP HANA
13 3 (5.45%) MySQL
14 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.64%) JUnit
1 2 (3.64%) PyUnit
1 2 (3.64%) RSpec
2 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.82%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) JMeter
2 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.82%) NeoLoad
2 1 (1.82%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (1.82%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Hadoop Developer
3 15 (27.27%) Architect
4 11 (20.00%) Hadoop Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Big Data Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Big Data Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Data Architect
6 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) Scala Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Hadoop Consultant
8 5 (9.09%) Programmer
8 5 (9.09%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Senior Hadoop Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
9 4 (7.27%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (7.27%) Tableau Developer
10 3 (5.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Kafka
2 6 (10.91%) Lucene
3 5 (9.09%) JSON
4 4 (7.27%) Cascading
4 4 (7.27%) JDBC
4 4 (7.27%) ODBC
4 4 (7.27%) Web Services
5 3 (5.45%) HTML
5 3 (5.45%) RESTful
5 3 (5.45%) SOAP
6 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.64%) D3.js
6 2 (3.64%) GraphX
6 2 (3.64%) HTML5
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Avro
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Thrift
7 1 (1.82%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.82%) Handlebars
7 1 (1.82%) RequireJS
7 1 (1.82%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (12.73%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.45%) iSeries
3 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.82%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Unix
2 6 (10.91%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) CentOS
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (41.82%) MapReduce
2 18 (32.73%) ETL
3 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (18.18%) BDD
5 9 (16.36%) TDD
6 7 (12.73%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (10.91%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (10.91%) Parallel Processing
7 6 (10.91%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) Analytics
8 5 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.09%) Open Source
9 3 (5.45%) API Development
9 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.45%) Data Privacy
9 3 (5.45%) Machine Learning
9 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) Java
2 17 (30.91%) Shell Script
3 16 (29.09%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) Python
5 10 (18.18%) Scala
6 7 (12.73%) R
7 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.45%) PHP
9 2 (3.64%) HiveQL
9 2 (3.64%) Pig Latin
10 1 (1.82%) C
10 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (61.82%) Apache Flume
2 33 (60.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Ambari
2 6 (10.91%) Oozie
3 5 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.82%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Oracle
2 11 (20.00%) Informatica
3 8 (14.55%) Tableau
4 7 (12.73%) Cognos
5 6 (10.91%) Hortonworks
6 4 (7.27%) Cloudera
6 4 (7.27%) SAP
7 3 (5.45%) Palantir
8 2 (3.64%) Splunk
9 1 (1.82%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.82%) HP
9 1 (1.82%) IBM
9 1 (1.82%) Netezza
9 1 (1.82%) New Relic
9 1 (1.82%) Platfora
9 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.82%) Snowplow
9 1 (1.82%) Sybase
9 1 (1.82%) Teradata
9 1 (1.82%) WorldPay