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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sqoop
Rank 620 649 628
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 41 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 8
Median daily rate £575 £500 £738
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -32.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £432 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £605 £873
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
12094 13174 12051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.47% 23.08% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8062 8590 7455
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 191 203
Median hourly rate £29.88 £27.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £62.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

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 30 July 2016.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 18 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 30 July 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 +42 39 £575 +15.00% 3
London +4 17 £650 +23.80% 3
Yorkshire - 9 £563 -
South East - 9 £600 -
South Yorkshire - 9 £563 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 - -
Sheffield - 7 £550 -
Buckingham - 4 - -
West Midlands - 3 £550 -
Scotland - 2 - -
East of England +19 1 £425 -5.55%
Cambridgeshire +15 1 £425 -5.55%
Stirling - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £425 -
Southampton - 1 £600 -
Barnsley - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £600 -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 68 (98.55%) Apache Hive
2 64 (92.75%) Hadoop
3 56 (81.16%) Big Data
4 47 (68.12%) Apache Pig
5 45 (65.22%) HDFS
6 42 (60.87%) Apache Spark
7 41 (59.42%) Java
8 38 (55.07%) Apache Flume
8 38 (55.07%) HBase
9 26 (37.68%) MapReduce
9 26 (37.68%) Oracle
10 24 (34.78%) ETL
11 21 (30.43%) Python
11 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (27.54%) Shell Script
13 18 (26.09%) Scala
14 17 (24.64%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (23.19%) Unix
15 16 (23.19%) SQL
15 16 (23.19%) Finance
15 16 (23.19%) Impala
16 15 (21.74%) Hadoop YARN
16 15 (21.74%) Informatica
17 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
17 13 (18.84%) Apache Tez
17 13 (18.84%) Cloudera
18 11 (15.94%) MongoDB
18 11 (15.94%) Data Lake
18 11 (15.94%) Perl

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 47 (68.12%) Apache Pig
2 42 (60.87%) Apache Spark
3 9 (13.04%) SAS
4 5 (7.25%) Apache
4 5 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) LDAP
2 2 (2.90%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (98.55%) Apache Hive
2 64 (92.75%) Hadoop
3 56 (81.16%) Big Data
4 38 (55.07%) HBase
5 17 (24.64%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (23.19%) Impala
7 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
8 11 (15.94%) Data Lake
8 11 (15.94%) MongoDB
9 10 (14.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
11 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
13 5 (7.25%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (7.25%) PowerCenter
13 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (5.80%) HCatalog
14 4 (5.80%) Mahout
14 4 (5.80%) MySQL
14 4 (5.80%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.80%) Maven
4 3 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.90%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.90%) FindBugs
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) JUnit
5 2 (2.90%) PigUnit
5 2 (2.90%) PyUnit
5 2 (2.90%) RSpec
5 2 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.45%) GitLab
6 1 (1.45%) Hudson
6 1 (1.45%) JMeter
6 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.45%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Architect
2 20 (28.99%) Big Data Architect
2 20 (28.99%) Developer
3 19 (27.54%) Data Architect
4 16 (23.19%) Hadoop Architect
5 11 (15.94%) Hadoop Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Programmer
6 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Java Programmer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Big Data Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Big Data Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Consultant
8 5 (7.25%) Data Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Hadoop Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Hadoop Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) Apache Tez
2 10 (14.49%) Kafka
3 8 (11.59%) Spark Streaming
4 6 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.70%) J2EE
5 5 (7.25%) JSON
6 4 (5.80%) Cascading
6 4 (5.80%) ELK Stack
6 4 (5.80%) JDBC
6 4 (5.80%) ODBC
6 4 (5.80%) WebHDFS
7 3 (4.35%) Akka
8 2 (2.90%) Java EE
9 1 (1.45%) Apache Avro
9 1 (1.45%) Apache Thrift
9 1 (1.45%) Lucene
9 1 (1.45%) Play Framework
9 1 (1.45%) Regular Expression
9 1 (1.45%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Visualisation
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.90%) Fintech
3 2 (2.90%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.45%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Unix
2 9 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) CentOS
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Solaris
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) MapReduce
2 24 (34.78%) ETL
3 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (13.04%) Data Architecture
6 7 (10.14%) Analytics
6 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (8.70%) Open Source
8 5 (7.25%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (7.25%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (5.80%) Data Security
9 4 (5.80%) Scrum
10 3 (4.35%) Data Munging
10 3 (4.35%) DevOps
10 3 (4.35%) Functional Programming
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.90%) Microservices
11 2 (2.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (59.42%) Java
2 21 (30.43%) Python
3 19 (27.54%) Shell Script
4 18 (26.09%) Scala
5 16 (23.19%) SQL
6 11 (15.94%) Perl
7 8 (11.59%) R
8 7 (10.14%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.35%) HiveQL
10 3 (4.35%) PHP
11 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.45%) C
12 1 (1.45%) C++
12 1 (1.45%) Erlang
12 1 (1.45%) Go
12 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 45 (65.22%) HDFS
2 38 (55.07%) Apache Flume
3 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.90%) Ceph
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (10.14%) Ambari
3 6 (8.70%) Oozie
4 5 (7.25%) Control-M
5 3 (4.35%) Kibana
5 3 (4.35%) logstash
6 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.45%) Ansible
7 1 (1.45%) Ganglia
7 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.45%) Nagios
7 1 (1.45%) Perfmon
7 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Oracle
2 15 (21.74%) Informatica
3 13 (18.84%) Cloudera
4 8 (11.59%) Tableau
5 6 (8.70%) Cognos
5 6 (8.70%) Hortonworks
6 4 (5.80%) SAP
7 3 (4.35%) Platfora
8 2 (2.90%) Teradata
9 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.45%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.45%) HP
9 1 (1.45%) IBM
9 1 (1.45%) MapR
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.45%) New Relic
9 1 (1.45%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.45%) Splunk