Period
to 3 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 December 2020 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 102 123
Rank change year-on-year +35 +21 +20
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 2 11 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.60% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 4.93% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 10
Median daily rate - £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.51% -6.09%
England median daily rate £558 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -3.04% +4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.44 £29.83 £45.00
% change year-on-year -24.76% -33.72% +92.14%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 74 223 387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.96% 12.25% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 146 262
Median daily rate £344 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% -0.06% +17.72%
10th Percentile £186 £213 £300
90th Percentile £518 £547 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £473
% change year-on-year +3.32% -4.81% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.28 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.58% +14.24% -39.76%
10th Percentile £14.58 £10.58 £11.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £23.20 £14.58
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +70.73% -5.75% +8.75%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in the East Midlands

Apache Spark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apache Spark in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Apache Spark in the East Midlands

Apache Spark
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 3 December 2020. 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
Northamptonshire - 2 - - 1
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
1 2 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Impala
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Physical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Spark SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ETL Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Lake

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
1 2 (100.00%) Impala
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Spark SQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Ab Initio Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 2 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) ETL Development
1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Physical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata