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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sqoop
UK
Rank 528 588 579
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -9
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 64 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.074% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.32% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 16
Median daily rate £650 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £730 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 £575 £550
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
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
9960 11457 11110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.26% 22.97% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6654 7670 7275
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 £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 218 163
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.46 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £54.53 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

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 16 January 2017.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 12 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +42 63 £650 +8.33% 19
London +16 50 £600 -5.51% 15
South East - 12 £700 -
Berkshire - 9 £700 -
City of London -2 8 £575 -9.80% 3
Reading - 8 £700 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Rugby - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 151 (99.34%) Hadoop
2 139 (91.45%) Big Data
3 127 (83.55%) Apache Hive
4 116 (76.32%) Apache Spark
5 98 (64.47%) Java
6 89 (58.55%) HBase
7 79 (51.97%) Python
8 77 (50.66%) HDFS
9 69 (45.39%) MapReduce
9 69 (45.39%) Scala
10 68 (44.74%) Apache Flume
11 57 (37.50%) Kafka
12 55 (36.18%) Apache Pig
13 53 (34.87%) Analytics
14 52 (34.21%) Oozie
14 52 (34.21%) NoSQL
15 47 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (29.61%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (28.95%) SQL
18 43 (28.29%) Linux
19 42 (27.63%) R
20 40 (26.32%) ETL
20 40 (26.32%) Hortonworks
21 37 (24.34%) Hadoop YARN
22 32 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
22 32 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
23 31 (20.39%) Apache Cassandra
23 31 (20.39%) Finance
24 30 (19.74%) Teradata
24 30 (19.74%) Open Source

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
1 116 (76.32%) Apache Spark
2 55 (36.18%) Apache Pig
3 32 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (17.76%) Apache
5 12 (7.89%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.63%) SAS
7 1 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.97%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.97%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (13.82%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (6.58%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (4.61%) Azure Machine Learning
6 5 (3.29%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.66%) IaaS
7 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) Kerberos
2 9 (5.92%) Firewall
2 9 (5.92%) LAN
2 9 (5.92%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (99.34%) Hadoop
2 139 (91.45%) Big Data
3 127 (83.55%) Apache Hive
4 89 (58.55%) HBase
5 52 (34.21%) NoSQL
6 32 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (20.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (17.76%) Impala
8 27 (17.76%) MongoDB
9 23 (15.13%) SQL Server
10 19 (12.50%) Data Lake
11 18 (11.84%) Relational Database
12 16 (10.53%) QlikView
13 13 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (7.89%) MySQL
15 11 (7.24%) Apache Zeppelin
16 10 (6.58%) DB2
16 10 (6.58%) Power BI
17 9 (5.92%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 29 (19.08%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.18%) JIRA
3 11 (7.24%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.92%) Maven
5 6 (3.95%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.29%) Artifactory
6 5 (3.29%) FindBugs
6 5 (3.29%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (3.29%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.63%) FishEye
8 3 (1.97%) Selenium
9 2 (1.32%) Apache Continuum
9 2 (1.32%) DbUnit
9 2 (1.32%) JMeter
9 2 (1.32%) JUnit
9 2 (1.32%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.66%) Hudson
10 1 (0.66%) Subversion
General
1 31 (20.39%) Finance
2 20 (13.16%) Banking
3 6 (3.95%) Marketing
4 3 (1.97%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Electronics
5 2 (1.32%) Front Office
5 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (26.97%) Developer
2 35 (23.03%) Architect
2 35 (23.03%) Data Engineer
3 33 (21.71%) Data Architect
4 32 (21.05%) Big Data Architect
5 28 (18.42%) Big Data Engineer
6 24 (15.79%) Big Data Developer
7 22 (14.47%) Hadoop Developer
8 19 (12.50%) Hadoop Architect
9 16 (10.53%) Administrator
10 14 (9.21%) Data Administrator
11 11 (7.24%) Consultant
11 11 (7.24%) Hadoop Consultant
11 11 (7.24%) Hadoop Engineer
11 11 (7.24%) Scala Developer
12 10 (6.58%) Analyst
13 9 (5.92%) Data Analyst
14 8 (5.26%) Technical Leader
15 6 (3.95%) Hadoop Administrator
16 4 (2.63%) Big Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (37.50%) Kafka
2 22 (14.47%) ELK Stack
3 15 (9.87%) JSON
4 12 (7.89%) J2EE
5 10 (6.58%) Akka
5 10 (6.58%) Web Services
6 9 (5.92%) Apache Tez
6 9 (5.92%) JDBC
6 9 (5.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 9 (5.92%) Regular Expression
6 9 (5.92%) RESTful
6 9 (5.92%) Servlets
7 8 (5.26%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (4.61%) Play Framework
8 7 (4.61%) scikit-learn
8 7 (4.61%) spray
9 6 (3.95%) Apache Avro
9 6 (3.95%) JMS
9 6 (3.95%) XML
10 3 (1.97%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.18%) Visualisation
2 12 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.26%) Grid Computing
4 7 (4.61%) Statistics
5 6 (3.95%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.95%) Replication
6 4 (2.63%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.97%) Clustering
8 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.32%) Fintech
8 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.66%) Blog
9 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.29%) Linux
2 27 (17.76%) Unix
3 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (45.39%) MapReduce
2 53 (34.87%) Analytics
3 47 (30.92%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (29.61%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (26.32%) ETL
6 30 (19.74%) Open Source
7 21 (13.82%) Data Ingestion
7 21 (13.82%) Data Modelling
7 21 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 17 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (11.18%) SOA
10 13 (8.55%) DevOps
10 13 (8.55%) Machine Learning
11 11 (7.24%) Data Architecture
11 11 (7.24%) TDD
12 10 (6.58%) Data Analytics
12 10 (6.58%) ETL Development
12 10 (6.58%) High Availability
13 9 (5.92%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 98 (64.47%) Java
2 79 (51.97%) Python
3 69 (45.39%) Scala
4 44 (28.95%) SQL
5 42 (27.63%) R
6 19 (12.50%) Perl
7 14 (9.21%) Bash Shell
8 13 (8.55%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.92%) C
9 9 (5.92%) C++
9 9 (5.92%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.63%) PHP
11 2 (1.32%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.32%) Ruby
12 1 (0.66%) ABAP
12 1 (0.66%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (4.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.24%) QA
2 3 (1.97%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.97%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 77 (50.66%) HDFS
2 68 (44.74%) Apache Flume
3 18 (11.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (5.92%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 52 (34.21%) Oozie
2 37 (24.34%) Hadoop YARN
3 23 (15.13%) Ambari
4 13 (8.55%) Kibana
4 13 (8.55%) logstash
5 9 (5.92%) Rsyslog
6 6 (3.95%) Ansible
6 6 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (3.29%) Puppet
8 1 (0.66%) Control-M
Vendors
1 40 (26.32%) Hortonworks
2 30 (19.74%) Teradata
3 21 (13.82%) Oracle
4 20 (13.16%) Tableau
5 19 (12.50%) Cloudera
6 12 (7.89%) Splunk
7 10 (6.58%) SAP
8 9 (5.92%) Cisco
8 9 (5.92%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (5.26%) Cognos
10 7 (4.61%) Ab Initio
11 6 (3.95%) Informatica
11 6 (3.95%) Vertica
12 5 (3.29%) Talend
13 4 (2.63%) Atlassian
13 4 (2.63%) MapR
14 3 (1.97%) Netezza
15 2 (1.32%) GoldenSource
15 2 (1.32%) Platfora
16 1 (0.66%) Intel
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