Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 91 79
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12 +27
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.85% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.13% 4.12% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £531 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -22.73% +22.22%
10th Percentile £442 £307 £446
90th Percentile £588 £494 £698
East of England median daily rate £550 £488 £525
% change year-on-year +12.82% -7.14% +10.41%
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 195 194 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.53% 13.59% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 97 84
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% +2.89%
10th Percentile £267 £196 £228
90th Percentile £550 £505 £568
East of England median daily rate £448 £438 £388
% change year-on-year +2.29% +12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £25.00 £10.25 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +143.90% +2.50% -16.67%
10th Percentile £15.40 £10.03 £9.00
90th Percentile £149.00 £10.68 £11.00
East of England median hourly rate £33.00 £36.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year -9.59% +15.87% +8.62%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 November 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 0 8 £531 +8.97% 3
Apache Spark
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (70.00%) Visualisation
2 7 (70.00%) Big Data
2 7 (70.00%) Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (40.00%) Scala
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
6 3 (30.00%) Functional Programming
6 3 (30.00%) Java 8
6 3 (30.00%) Confluence
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Linux

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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (70.00%) Big Data
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (60.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (10.00%) Flink
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (10.00%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Data Analytics Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) RESTful
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Django
2 1 (10.00%) Flask
2 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Analytics
1 7 (70.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (60.00%) Data Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
5 3 (30.00%) Functional Programming
6 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Data Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Data Science
7 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Scala
2 3 (30.00%) Java 8
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Go
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (10.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau