Period
to 25 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 October 2020 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 109 98
Rank change year-on-year +55 -11 +8
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 2 8 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 0.42% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.60% 3.28% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 25
Median daily rate - £550 £550
South West median daily rate £656 £600 £525
% change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 77 244 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.75% 12.74% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 163 237
Median daily rate £475 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.77% -1.76% +16.44%
10th Percentile £263 £277 £258
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -41.18% -11.05%
10th Percentile £12.47 £20.67 £24.78
90th Percentile £35.00 £36.75 £42.93
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.64 £40.27
% change year-on-year +78.25% -51.24% +1.94%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Bristol

Apache Spark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apache Spark in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Apache Spark in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
1 2 (100.00%) Impala
1 2 (100.00%) Data Munging
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) ETL Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Ingestion

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Impala
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Ingestion
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Munging
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera