Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 70 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - +97
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.47% 0.67% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.66% 5.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £488 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £526
% change year-on-year - -0.10% -
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 164 129 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.87% 12.27% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 56 120
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £373 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.75% -0.62% +19.26%
10th Percentile £170 £160 £213
90th Percentile £530 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 23
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £11.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.89% -6.25% -42.86%
10th Percentile £12.31 £10.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £32.00 £57.58 £42.75
East of England median hourly rate £22.00 £31.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year -30.71% +22.12% +30.00%

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 19 February 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 -6 4 £488 -11.36% 4
Huntingdon - 2 - -
Apache Spark
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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%) Hadoop
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) MapR
4 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) Impala
4 3 (50.00%) HDInsight
4 3 (50.00%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (50.00%) Power BI
4 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Hortonworks
4 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (33.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 3 (50.00%) Data Lake Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) Data Lake
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) HBase
3 3 (50.00%) HDInsight
3 3 (50.00%) Impala
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Power BI
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Vision Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (16.67%) Akka
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Vision
5 1 (16.67%) Data Science
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) U-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) R
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) HDFS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 3 (50.00%) MapR
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Teradata