Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 August 2018 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 83 86
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 +17
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.58% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.19% 4.76% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £528 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.52% -14.71% -12.82%
10th Percentile £437 £301 £413
90th Percentile £588 £471 £438
East of England median daily rate £478 £481 £475
% change year-on-year -0.78% +1.32% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 188 147 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.76% 12.11% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 69 107
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £370 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -10.30% +17.86%
10th Percentile £185 £152 £243
90th Percentile £538 £520 £523
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.00 £16.61 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.69% +66.05% -57.45%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £30.63 £19.97 £13.00
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -38.46%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Cambridgeshire

Apache Spark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Spark in Cambridgeshire

Apache Spark
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Spark within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 5 £528 +15.62% 3
Apache Spark
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
5 2 (33.33%) ETL
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Scala
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Data Science
5 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) PhD

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon Aurora
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (16.67%) Flink
4 1 (16.67%) HBase
4 1 (16.67%) Impala
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Data Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Vision Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Akka
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) Django
1 1 (16.67%) Flask
1 1 (16.67%) Kafka
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
5 2 (33.33%) Data Science
5 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) ETL
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Vision
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Data Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Statistics
6 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Go
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Flume
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Mesos
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
2 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks
2 1 (16.67%) MapR
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau