Period
to 18 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Databricks products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Databricks over the 6 months to 18 October 2021 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 Databricks.

Databricks
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 206 254 471
Rank change year-on-year +48 +217 +354
Contract jobs citing Databricks 875 254 331
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.30% 0.96% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 2.21% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 166 211
10th Percentile £425 £375 £425
25th Percentile £475 £441 £460
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
75th Percentile £650 £600 £625
90th Percentile £713 £659 £725
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £544
% change year-on-year +4.76% -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £72.50
UK median hourly rate - - £72.50

Databricks 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 26,747 11,517 32,929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.85% 43.35% 42.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,891 7,618 21,236
10th Percentile £265 £258 £242
25th Percentile £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £600 £575 £560
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 821 333 1,155
10th Percentile £11.69 £11.65 £11.17
25th Percentile £13.79 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £19.17 £20.25 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -5.33% +6.58% +9.70%
75th Percentile £43.75 £45.00 £40.25
90th Percentile £62.50 £54.80 £52.03
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £21.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -9.30% +12.98% +11.94%

Databricks
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Databricks as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Databricks in England

Databricks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Databricks in England.

Daily rate trend for Databricks in England

Databricks
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Databricks in England over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Databricks in England

Databricks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Databricks in England.

Hourly rate trend for Databricks in England

Databricks
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Databricks within the England region over the 6 months to 18 October 2021. 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
London +24 583 £578 +5.00% 76
South East -29 86 £538 -14.00% 17
North of England -24 85 £500 - 27
Yorkshire -8 52 £475 +5.56% 10
Midlands -59 31 £500 +36.05% 19
North West -56 24 £500 -9.09% 15
West Midlands -53 17 £490 +0.51% 13
East Midlands -31 13 £520 +41.50% 6
South West -42 12 £475 -5.00% 10
North East - 9 £620 - 2
East of England -47 6 £282 -44.30% 2
Databricks
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Databricks 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 England region with a requirement for Databricks.

1 780 (89.14%) Azure
2 486 (55.54%) SQL
3 410 (46.86%) Data Lake
4 387 (44.23%) Python
5 384 (43.89%) Azure Data Factory
6 366 (41.83%) Analytics
7 335 (38.29%) DevOps
8 280 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 279 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
10 252 (28.80%) Business Intelligence
11 250 (28.57%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 236 (26.97%) Data Modelling
13 228 (26.06%) Power Platform
14 217 (24.80%) Power BI
15 215 (24.57%) Data Warehouse
16 206 (23.54%) Social Skills
17 195 (22.29%) Azure SQL Database
18 189 (21.60%) Apache Spark
19 183 (20.91%) ETL
20 171 (19.54%) Big Data
21 158 (18.06%) Data Pipeline
22 151 (17.26%) Serverless
23 145 (16.57%) Data Engineering
24 143 (16.34%) Scrum
25 136 (15.54%) AWS
26 135 (15.43%) Scala
27 133 (15.20%) SQL Server
28 128 (14.63%) Kafka
28 128 (14.63%) Azure Functions
29 122 (13.94%) PySpark

Databricks
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 189 (21.60%) Apache Spark
2 77 (8.80%) Apache Airflow
3 56 (6.40%) Apache
4 25 (2.86%) Luigi
5 14 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.69%) Confluence
6 6 (0.69%) SAS
7 4 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.34%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.23%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.11%) Apache Synapse
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.23%) SPSS
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.11%) Maximo
4 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 780 (89.14%) Azure
2 384 (43.89%) Azure Data Factory
3 250 (28.57%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 228 (26.06%) Power Platform
5 151 (17.26%) Serverless
6 136 (15.54%) AWS
7 128 (14.63%) Azure Functions
8 115 (13.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 72 (8.23%) PaaS
10 59 (6.74%) Azure Storage
11 46 (5.26%) GitHub
12 44 (5.03%) Azure Logic Apps
13 40 (4.57%) Azure Key Vault
13 40 (4.57%) Azure Machine Learning
14 39 (4.46%) IaaS
15 37 (4.23%) Amazon S3
15 37 (4.23%) Azure Stack
16 33 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
17 27 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
18 25 (2.86%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.60%) FTP
2 5 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (0.34%) Firewall
4 2 (0.23%) DHCP
4 2 (0.23%) DNS
4 2 (0.23%) Internet
5 1 (0.11%) AMQP
5 1 (0.11%) HTTP
5 1 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (46.86%) Data Lake
2 217 (24.80%) Power BI
3 215 (24.57%) Data Warehouse
4 195 (22.29%) Azure SQL Database
5 171 (19.54%) Big Data
6 133 (15.20%) SQL Server
7 82 (9.37%) NoSQL
8 74 (8.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 72 (8.23%) Hadoop
10 71 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 62 (7.09%) Delta Lake
11 62 (7.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 58 (6.63%) Metadata
13 54 (6.17%) Relational Database
14 53 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 44 (5.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 37 (4.23%) Tableau
17 36 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
18 35 (4.00%) MongoDB
19 31 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 72 (8.23%) Git (software)
2 50 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 26 (2.97%) JIRA
4 25 (2.86%) PowerDesigner
5 22 (2.51%) Maven
6 21 (2.40%) TeamCity
7 20 (2.29%) Gradle
8 19 (2.17%) GitLab
9 14 (1.60%) Visual Studio
10 13 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (1.26%) MLflow
12 10 (1.14%) Subversion
13 8 (0.91%) ERwin
14 7 (0.80%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.80%) ER Studio
15 6 (0.69%) kappa
16 5 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (0.57%) FitNesse
16 5 (0.57%) git-flow
16 5 (0.57%) RStudio
General
1 206 (23.54%) Social Skills
2 113 (12.91%) Finance
3 87 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (8.34%) Banking
5 50 (5.71%) Presentation Skills
6 45 (5.14%) Investment Banking
7 23 (2.63%) Retail
8 19 (2.17%) Front Office
9 15 (1.71%) Public Sector
10 13 (1.49%) Marketing
11 10 (1.14%) Legal
12 9 (1.03%) Documentation Skills
12 9 (1.03%) Financial Institution
12 9 (1.03%) Publishing
13 8 (0.91%) Back Office
14 7 (0.80%) Influencing Skills
15 6 (0.69%) Law
16 5 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.46%) Telecoms
18 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 364 (41.60%) Data Engineer
2 249 (28.46%) Azure Engineer
3 157 (17.94%) Architect
4 88 (10.06%) Azure Architect
5 83 (9.49%) Data Architect
6 82 (9.37%) Solutions Architect
7 69 (7.89%) Developer
7 69 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
8 49 (5.60%) Python Engineer
9 45 (5.14%) Senior Data Engineer
10 43 (4.91%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 31 (3.54%) Analyst
12 29 (3.31%) Azure Developer
13 28 (3.20%) Consultant
14 23 (2.63%) Cloud Architect
14 23 (2.63%) Data Scientist
15 22 (2.51%) Business Analyst
16 18 (2.06%) Data Analyst
16 18 (2.06%) Platform Engineer
17 17 (1.94%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (14.63%) Kafka
2 122 (13.94%) PySpark
3 74 (8.46%) .NET
4 62 (7.09%) ARM Templates
5 49 (5.60%) JSON
6 31 (3.54%) RESTful
7 29 (3.31%) Spark Streaming
8 23 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 22 (2.51%) ASP.NET
9 22 (2.51%) REST
10 20 (2.29%) Pandas
11 18 (2.06%) NumPy
11 18 (2.06%) Velocity
12 16 (1.83%) .NET Core
12 16 (1.83%) XML
13 15 (1.71%) ADO
14 13 (1.49%) TensorFlow
15 12 (1.37%) SOAP
15 12 (1.37%) Web Services
16 11 (1.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.46%) Data Structures
2 37 (4.23%) Cloud Native
3 25 (2.86%) Public Cloud
4 21 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.94%) Algorithms
5 17 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 13 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.49%) NHS
6 13 (1.49%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (1.26%) User Experience
9 10 (1.14%) Legacy Systems
10 8 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (0.80%) Replication
12 6 (0.69%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.57%) iPad
14 4 (0.46%) FMCG
14 4 (0.46%) Linked Data
15 3 (0.34%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 19 (2.17%) Windows
2 18 (2.06%) Linux
3 14 (1.60%) Unix
4 8 (0.91%) VMS
5 5 (0.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (41.83%) Analytics
2 335 (38.29%) DevOps
3 279 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
4 252 (28.80%) Business Intelligence
5 236 (26.97%) Data Modelling
6 183 (20.91%) ETL
7 158 (18.06%) Data Pipeline
8 145 (16.57%) Data Engineering
9 143 (16.34%) Scrum
10 111 (12.69%) Data Science
11 88 (10.06%) Data Transformation
12 83 (9.49%) Migration
13 79 (9.03%) Machine Learning
14 76 (8.69%) Data Ingestion
15 70 (8.00%) Computer Science
15 70 (8.00%) Visualisation
16 69 (7.89%) Data Analytics
17 67 (7.66%) Infrastructure as Code
18 65 (7.43%) Problem-Solving
19 62 (7.09%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 486 (55.54%) SQL
2 387 (44.23%) Python
3 135 (15.43%) Scala
4 90 (10.29%) C#
5 83 (9.49%) PowerShell
6 70 (8.00%) Java
7 48 (5.49%) T-SQL
8 31 (3.54%) R
9 28 (3.20%) JavaScript
10 23 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 16 (1.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 9 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.80%) C
13 7 (0.80%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.80%) TypeScript
13 7 (0.80%) U-SQL
14 6 (0.69%) C++
15 5 (0.57%) COBOL
16 2 (0.23%) Groovy
16 2 (0.23%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 70 (8.00%) Degree
2 31 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 28 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.60%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (1.37%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.80%) ISEB
10 4 (0.46%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.34%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.34%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.74%) Data Quality
2 24 (2.74%) QA
3 23 (2.63%) GDPR
4 9 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.57%) SLA
6 3 (0.34%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.11%) HL7
7 1 (0.11%) IFRS
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) PMO
7 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 54 (6.17%) Docker
2 29 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.14%) HDFS
3 10 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 83 (9.49%) Terraform
2 75 (8.57%) Kubernetes
3 26 (2.97%) Ansible
4 10 (1.14%) Puppet
5 9 (1.03%) Oozie
5 9 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 5 (0.57%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.57%) Kubeflow
8 2 (0.23%) Grafana
9 1 (0.11%) Control-M
9 1 (0.11%) Istio
9 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 280 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.71%) SAP
3 43 (4.91%) Salesforce.com
4 30 (3.43%) BiZZdesign
5 27 (3.09%) Oracle
6 20 (2.29%) MuleSoft
7 19 (2.17%) Google
8 15 (1.71%) IBM
9 14 (1.60%) Alteryx
9 14 (1.60%) Informatica
10 11 (1.26%) Cloudera
11 10 (1.14%) StreamSets
12 6 (0.69%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.69%) Hortonworks
13 5 (0.57%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.57%) Cisco
13 5 (0.57%) New Relic
13 5 (0.57%) PagerDuty
13 5 (0.57%) Workday
14 4 (0.46%) Citrix