Period
to 7 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Palantir products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Palantir over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Palantir Technologies.

Palantir
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 261 254
Rank change year-on-year +47 -7 -10
Contract jobs citing Palantir 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.071% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.037% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
City of London median daily rate £513 £675 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.07% - -
Central London median daily rate £513 £675 -
% change year-on-year -24.07% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Palantir is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,306 2,739 2,772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.85% 38.41% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,767 2,058 2,090
City of London median daily rate £500 £488 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £258 £225 £263
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £493 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +1.03% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 70 58
City of London median hourly rate £20.67 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.51% +6.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £25.50 £30.83
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +9.63% - -1.58%

Palantir
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Palantir as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Palantir in the City of London

Palantir
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Palantir in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Palantir in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Palantir 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 City of London region with a requirement for Palantir.

1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) PySpark
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (50.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (25.00%) Jupyter
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Data Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Power BI
4 1 (25.00%) Terraform
4 1 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (25.00%) Kafka
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Sqoop
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) HDFS

Palantir
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Jupyter
2 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (25.00%) Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Impala
2 1 (25.00%) Neo4j
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) Spark SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) PySpark
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Data Munging
3 1 (25.00%) Data Science
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Sprint Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) R
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
1 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (25.00%) Datactics
2 1 (25.00%) Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Talend