Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Apache Cassandra skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Cassandra over the 6 months to 22 September 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 Cassandra
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 83 104
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21 -12
Contract jobs citing Apache Cassandra 6 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.14% 3.27% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 7
Cheshire median daily rate £415 £543 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.50% +8.50% -16.67%
10th Percentile £380 £525 £416
90th Percentile £450 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £485 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -11.77% +22.22% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Apache Cassandra is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 281 245 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 22.04% 19.65% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 181 315
Cheshire median daily rate £378 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -3.23% -6.34%
10th Percentile £272 £280 £257
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Cheshire median hourly rate £18.75 £25.50 £14.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +71.60% -54.97%
10th Percentile £9.00 £14.19 £12.90
90th Percentile £31.75 £28.50 £19.13
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £29.01
% change year-on-year -14.63% +41.32% -22.11%

Apache Cassandra
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Apache Cassandra as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Cassandra in Cheshire

Apache Cassandra
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Cassandra in Cheshire

Apache Cassandra
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Cassandra within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
Knutsford - 3 £450 -
Apache Cassandra
North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Cassandra 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Apache Cassandra.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) React
2 4 (66.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (66.67%) OpenShift
2 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 4 (66.67%) etcd
2 4 (66.67%) Consul
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Gradle
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Grunt
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Groovy
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (66.67%) Spring

Apache Cassandra
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Gradle
1 4 (66.67%) Grunt
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) React
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) WSGI
4 1 (16.67%) REST
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
3 3 (50.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Groovy
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
1 4 (66.67%) etcd
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Consul
2 4 (66.67%) Terraform
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) AppDynamics
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk