Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for Apache Spark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Spark over the 6 months to 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Spark
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 1.12% 1.32% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.53% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Blackpool median daily rate £491 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.81% - -
Lancashire median daily rate £600 £400 -
% change year-on-year +50.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - - -
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -

Apache Spark is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Blackpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 19 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 10.67% 17.11% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 25
Blackpool median daily rate £449 £438 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.57% +21.53% +6.67%
10th Percentile £338 £363 £322
90th Percentile £591 £638 £565
Lancashire median daily rate £550 £426 £375
% change year-on-year +29.26% +13.47% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Blackpool median hourly rate - - £11.00
Lancashire median hourly rate £36.23 £22.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +61.00% +104.55% -13.73%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Blackpool

Apache Spark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache Spark in Blackpool.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Spark in Blackpool

Apache Spark
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Blackpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Blackpool over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Spark in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Spark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
1 2 (100.00%) Talend
1 2 (100.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) RStudio
2 1 (50.00%) KNIME
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) MapR
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oozie
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) KNIME
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) RStudio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) MapR
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau