The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Vertica products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vertica over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within HP Vertica.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vertica
Rank 557 543 586
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +43
Contract jobs citing Vertica 30 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.004% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 2
Average daily rate £460 £450 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25818 22455 27837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.86% 47.05% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14474 11940 14191
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1186 1344
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%

Vertica
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vertica within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Vertica Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Vertica
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Vertica within the UK.

Vertica Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Vertica
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vertica within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Vertica Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Vertica
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vertica within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -58 30 £460 +2.22% 5
London +1 25 £460 +2.22% 4
City of London - 6 £460 - 1
North West - 5 £350 -
Cheshire - 4 £350 -
Chester - 3 £350 -
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - - 1
Scotland - - - - 2
Dorset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -

Vertica
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Vertica also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vertica.

1 35 (72.92%) SQL
1 35 (72.92%) Big Data
2 24 (50.00%) Netezza
3 22 (45.83%) Hadoop
3 22 (45.83%) Java
4 18 (37.50%) Linux
5 17 (35.42%) Greenplum
6 16 (33.33%) Apache Hive
7 15 (31.25%) Analytics
8 14 (29.17%) Tableau
8 14 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (27.08%) Oracle
10 12 (25.00%) ETL
11 11 (22.92%) PL/SQL
11 11 (22.92%) Teradata
12 10 (20.83%) TDD
12 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (20.83%) Apache Pig
12 10 (20.83%) ParAccel
13 9 (18.75%) MapReduce
13 9 (18.75%) Spring
13 9 (18.75%) JDBC
14 8 (16.67%) UNIX
14 8 (16.67%) J2SE
14 8 (16.67%) JIRA
14 8 (16.67%) Hudson
14 8 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (16.67%) TeamCity
14 8 (16.67%) Relational Database

Vertica
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Vertica also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vertica. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.83%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) SMTP
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (72.92%) Big Data
2 22 (45.83%) Hadoop
3 16 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 14 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 7 (14.58%) HBase
6 7 (14.58%) MySQL
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 6 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
9 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
10 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (4.17%) PowerCenter
10 2 (4.17%) QlikView
10 2 (4.17%) Redis
11 1 (2.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) JIRA
1 8 (16.67%) Hudson
1 8 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 7 (14.58%) Mockito
2 7 (14.58%) Maven
2 7 (14.58%) JUnit
3 5 (10.42%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (6.25%) Subversion
5 2 (4.17%) ERwin
5 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.08%) FishEye
General
1 6 (12.50%) Games
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Architect
2 14 (29.17%) Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Data Modeller
7 2 (4.17%) IT Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Data Scientist
8 1 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Data Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Principal Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Report Writer
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) MapReduce
1 9 (18.75%) Spring
1 9 (18.75%) JDBC
2 8 (16.67%) J2SE
3 4 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.17%) .NET
4 2 (4.17%) HTML
4 2 (4.17%) CSS
4 2 (4.17%) Web Services
4 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.17%) JSON
4 2 (4.17%) jQuery
4 2 (4.17%) RESTful
4 2 (4.17%) CSS3
4 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (2.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) Market Risk
3 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Machine Learning
4 1 (2.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Analytics
2 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (25.00%) ETL
4 10 (20.83%) TDD
4 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
6 6 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (6.25%) Marketing Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Low Latency
8 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.25%) Scrum
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.17%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.17%) Web Development
9 2 (4.17%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) SQL
2 22 (45.83%) Java
3 11 (22.92%) PL/SQL
4 7 (14.58%) C++
5 5 (10.42%) Python
6 4 (8.33%) C#
6 4 (8.33%) R
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Netezza
2 17 (35.42%) Greenplum
3 14 (29.17%) Tableau
4 13 (27.08%) Oracle
5 11 (22.92%) Teradata
6 10 (20.83%) ParAccel
7 7 (14.58%) Google
8 5 (10.42%) Talend
8 5 (10.42%) DoubleClick
8 5 (10.42%) Informatica
8 5 (10.42%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (2.08%) Facebook
9 1 (2.08%) AccuRev
9 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.08%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) VMware
9 1 (2.08%) Cisco
9 1 (2.08%) HP
9 1 (2.08%) EMC