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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sqoop
UK
Rank 539 608 580
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -28
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 56 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.038% 0.069%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 25
Median daily rate £625 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £444
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £645 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 £563 £485
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.97%
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
10135 11646 11678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.33% 22.38% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6867 7837 7548
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 207 165
Median hourly rate £38.00 £36.75 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +14.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £50.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

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 23 February 2017.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 15 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 23 February 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 +73 56 £625 +8.69% 9
London +37 35 £600 -5.51% 5
South East - 19 £700 - 2
Berkshire - 12 £700 - 1
Reading - 11 £700 - 1
City of London 0 8 £613 +7.69% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £338 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £338 -
West Midlands +5 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £538 -
Rugby - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £538 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £538 -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 153 (99.35%) Hadoop
2 144 (93.51%) Big Data
3 127 (82.47%) Apache Hive
4 122 (79.22%) Apache Spark
5 100 (64.94%) Java
6 90 (58.44%) HBase
7 85 (55.19%) Python
8 80 (51.95%) Apache Flume
9 74 (48.05%) MapReduce
9 74 (48.05%) HDFS
10 70 (45.45%) Scala
11 63 (40.91%) NoSQL
11 63 (40.91%) Oozie
12 62 (40.26%) Apache Pig
13 57 (37.01%) Analytics
14 49 (31.82%) Kafka
15 46 (29.87%) ETL
16 45 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
17 44 (28.57%) Hortonworks
17 44 (28.57%) R
18 43 (27.92%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (27.92%) Linux
19 42 (27.27%) SQL
20 39 (25.32%) Apache Cassandra
21 38 (24.68%) Finance
22 37 (24.03%) Hadoop YARN
23 32 (20.78%) MongoDB
24 31 (20.13%) Teradata
25 30 (19.48%) Data Warehouse
25 30 (19.48%) 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
1 122 (79.22%) Apache Spark
2 62 (40.26%) Apache Pig
3 28 (18.18%) Apache
4 25 (16.23%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (8.44%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.60%) SAS
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.60%) SPSS
2 2 (1.30%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (6.49%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (4.55%) Azure Machine Learning
6 6 (3.90%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.65%) IaaS
7 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.69%) Kerberos
2 10 (6.49%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.84%) Firewall
3 9 (5.84%) LAN
3 9 (5.84%) WAN
4 1 (0.65%) HTTP
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (99.35%) Hadoop
2 144 (93.51%) Big Data
3 127 (82.47%) Apache Hive
4 90 (58.44%) HBase
5 63 (40.91%) NoSQL
6 39 (25.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 32 (20.78%) MongoDB
8 30 (19.48%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 26 (16.88%) Impala
11 25 (16.23%) Relational Database
12 20 (12.99%) QlikView
13 17 (11.04%) Data Lake
14 14 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (8.44%) DB2
15 13 (8.44%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (7.79%) MySQL
17 11 (7.14%) Apache Zeppelin
17 11 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 25 (16.23%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.69%) JIRA
3 9 (5.84%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.60%) FishEye
5 4 (2.60%) Maven
6 3 (1.95%) JUnit
6 3 (1.95%) Selenium
6 3 (1.95%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.30%) Apache Continuum
7 2 (1.30%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.30%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.30%) FindBugs
7 2 (1.30%) JMeter
7 2 (1.30%) Robot Framework
7 2 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.30%) Subversion
7 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.65%) Hudson
General
1 38 (24.68%) Finance
2 21 (13.64%) Banking
3 5 (3.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.60%) Marketing
5 3 (1.95%) Front Office
6 2 (1.30%) Electronics
6 2 (1.30%) Games
6 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.30%) Retail
6 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (25.97%) Developer
2 36 (23.38%) Data Engineer
3 33 (21.43%) Architect
4 30 (19.48%) Big Data Engineer
4 30 (19.48%) Data Architect
5 29 (18.83%) Big Data Architect
6 25 (16.23%) Big Data Developer
7 23 (14.94%) Hadoop Developer
8 19 (12.34%) Hadoop Architect
9 17 (11.04%) Administrator
10 14 (9.09%) Data Administrator
10 14 (9.09%) Hadoop Engineer
11 10 (6.49%) Consultant
11 10 (6.49%) Hadoop Consultant
12 9 (5.84%) Analyst
12 9 (5.84%) Technical Leader
13 8 (5.19%) Data Analyst
13 8 (5.19%) Java Developer
14 6 (3.90%) Hadoop Administrator
14 6 (3.90%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (31.82%) Kafka
2 16 (10.39%) JSON
3 15 (9.74%) Elastic Stack
4 12 (7.79%) Web Services
5 11 (7.14%) Spark Streaming
6 10 (6.49%) RESTful
7 9 (5.84%) Apache Tez
7 9 (5.84%) J2EE
7 9 (5.84%) JDBC
7 9 (5.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 9 (5.84%) Regular Expression
7 9 (5.84%) Servlets
8 8 (5.19%) scikit-learn
9 6 (3.90%) Apache Avro
9 6 (3.90%) JMS
9 6 (3.90%) XML
10 4 (2.60%) Akka
10 4 (2.60%) D3.js
11 3 (1.95%) Play Framework
11 3 (1.95%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.19%) Grid Computing
3 7 (4.55%) Replication
4 5 (3.25%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.95%) Clustering
5 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.30%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.30%) Fintech
6 2 (1.30%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) Blog
7 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.92%) Linux
2 25 (16.23%) Unix
3 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (48.05%) MapReduce
2 57 (37.01%) Analytics
3 46 (29.87%) ETL
4 45 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (27.92%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (19.48%) Open Source
7 24 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (15.58%) Data Modelling
8 23 (14.94%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 22 (14.29%) Machine Learning
10 20 (12.99%) Data Ingestion
11 17 (11.04%) SOA
12 16 (10.39%) Visualisation
13 13 (8.44%) TDD
14 12 (7.79%) DevOps
15 11 (7.14%) Data Architecture
16 10 (6.49%) High Availability
16 10 (6.49%) Mentoring
17 9 (5.84%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 100 (64.94%) Java
2 85 (55.19%) Python
3 70 (45.45%) Scala
4 44 (28.57%) R
5 42 (27.27%) SQL
6 23 (14.94%) Perl
7 16 (10.39%) Bash Shell
8 12 (7.79%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.84%) C
9 9 (5.84%) C++
9 9 (5.84%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.25%) PHP
11 2 (1.30%) HiveQL
11 2 (1.30%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.30%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.30%) Ruby
12 1 (0.65%) ABAP
12 1 (0.65%) C#
12 1 (0.65%) Go
12 1 (0.65%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 6 (3.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.79%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) SLA
3 2 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 80 (51.95%) Apache Flume
2 74 (48.05%) HDFS
3 17 (11.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (5.84%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 63 (40.91%) Oozie
2 37 (24.03%) Hadoop YARN
3 22 (14.29%) Ambari
4 9 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (5.84%) Rsyslog
5 7 (4.55%) Ansible
6 6 (3.90%) Kibana
6 6 (3.90%) logstash
6 6 (3.90%) Puppet
7 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (28.57%) Hortonworks
2 31 (20.13%) Teradata
3 24 (15.58%) Oracle
4 23 (14.94%) Cloudera
5 22 (14.29%) Tableau
6 13 (8.44%) Cognos
6 13 (8.44%) MicroStrategy
7 12 (7.79%) Splunk
8 11 (7.14%) SAP
9 10 (6.49%) Ab Initio
10 9 (5.84%) Cisco
10 9 (5.84%) Talend
11 8 (5.19%) Informatica
12 7 (4.55%) Vertica
13 5 (3.25%) MapR
14 4 (2.60%) Atlassian
14 4 (2.60%) Netezza
15 3 (1.95%) Sybase
16 2 (1.30%) GoldenSource
16 2 (1.30%) Microsoft
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