Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 206 355 564
Rank change year-on-year +149 +209 +285
Contract jobs citing Databricks 726 197 272
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.28% 0.59% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.15% 1.38% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 142 158
10th Percentile £413 £375 £413
25th Percentile £469 £419 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% -4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £625 £605 £638
90th Percentile £705 £675 £738
UK median daily rate £538 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +2.38% -4.55% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
10th Percentile £27.08 " "
25th Percentile £28.69 £26.65 £71.25
Median hourly rate £35.25 £27.43 £72.50
Median % change year-on-year +28.53% -62.17% -
75th Percentile £45.69 £28.20 £73.75
90th Percentile £49.63 " "
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £27.43 £72.50
% change year-on-year +16.68% -62.17% -

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 23,055 14,284 35,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.79% 42.78% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,082 9,317 22,547
10th Percentile £281 £258 £256
25th Percentile £400 £365 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £563
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 725 471 1,168
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £11.15
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.00 £13.17
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year -5.13% +4.28% +6.86%
75th Percentile £40.00 £34.70 £37.63
90th Percentile £56.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.11% +5.71%

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 26 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Databricks in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 26 July 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 +93 485 £550 - 103
North of England +12 71 £500 +25.00% 37
South East +8 70 £538 -2.27% 43
Yorkshire +8 45 £440 +17.33% 15
Midlands -23 27 £481 +1.32% 24
North West -11 19 £525 +31.25% 19
West Midlands -35 15 £488 +2.63% 16
East Midlands - 9 £475 - 8
South West -3 7 £513 - 10
East of England -12 7 £282 -35.54% 12
North East - 7 £620 - 3
Databricks
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 655 (90.22%) Azure
2 386 (53.17%) SQL
3 345 (47.52%) Python
4 333 (45.87%) Azure Data Factory
5 329 (45.32%) Analytics
6 319 (43.94%) Data Lake
7 299 (41.18%) DevOps
8 256 (35.26%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 247 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
10 237 (32.64%) Microsoft
11 213 (29.34%) Data Modelling
12 208 (28.65%) Data Warehouse
13 197 (27.13%) Business Intelligence
14 182 (25.07%) Power Platform
15 180 (24.79%) Data Engineering
16 178 (24.52%) Social Skills
17 169 (23.28%) Power BI
18 168 (23.14%) Apache Spark
19 160 (22.04%) Azure SQL Database
20 156 (21.49%) ETL
21 148 (20.39%) Big Data
22 145 (19.97%) Scrum
23 136 (18.73%) Serverless
24 126 (17.36%) Data Pipeline
25 115 (15.84%) Kafka
26 108 (14.88%) Finance
27 105 (14.46%) Azure Functions
28 103 (14.19%) Scala
29 98 (13.50%) SQL Server
30 94 (12.95%) AWS

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
1 168 (23.14%) Apache Spark
2 76 (10.47%) Apache Airflow
3 65 (8.95%) Apache
4 20 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.34%) Luigi
6 3 (0.41%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.28%) Confluence
7 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.28%) SAS
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Synapse
8 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.14%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Aligne
3 1 (0.14%) Maximo
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 655 (90.22%) Azure
2 333 (45.87%) Azure Data Factory
3 256 (35.26%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 182 (25.07%) Power Platform
5 136 (18.73%) Serverless
6 105 (14.46%) Azure Functions
7 94 (12.95%) AWS
7 94 (12.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 60 (8.26%) Azure Storage
9 52 (7.16%) PaaS
10 39 (5.37%) GitHub
11 34 (4.68%) Azure Machine Learning
12 33 (4.55%) Azure Key Vault
13 32 (4.41%) GCP
14 30 (4.13%) Azure Stack
15 28 (3.86%) Azure Logic Apps
16 27 (3.72%) AWS Lambda
17 26 (3.58%) Azure Active Directory
18 21 (2.89%) IaaS
19 19 (2.62%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.83%) FTP
2 5 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (0.41%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.41%) SSL
4 2 (0.28%) DHCP
4 2 (0.28%) DNS
4 2 (0.28%) Firewall
4 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.28%) VPN
5 1 (0.14%) HTTP
5 1 (0.14%) Internet
5 1 (0.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (43.94%) Data Lake
2 208 (28.65%) Data Warehouse
3 169 (23.28%) Power BI
4 160 (22.04%) Azure SQL Database
5 148 (20.39%) Big Data
6 98 (13.50%) SQL Server
7 82 (11.29%) NoSQL
8 76 (10.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 70 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 62 (8.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 61 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 52 (7.16%) Metadata
13 49 (6.75%) Hadoop
14 47 (6.47%) Relational Database
15 44 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 44 (6.06%) Tableau
16 32 (4.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 31 (4.27%) Delta Lake
17 31 (4.27%) MongoDB
17 31 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 43 (5.92%) Jenkins
3 33 (4.55%) JIRA
4 30 (4.13%) PowerDesigner
5 15 (2.07%) kappa
5 15 (2.07%) Visual Studio
6 13 (1.79%) GitLab
6 13 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (1.52%) MLflow
8 9 (1.24%) Maven
9 5 (0.69%) ERwin
9 5 (0.69%) Gradle
9 5 (0.69%) RStudio
9 5 (0.69%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.69%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.55%) git-flow
10 4 (0.55%) Subversion
11 3 (0.41%) ER Studio
12 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.28%) Cucumber
General
1 178 (24.52%) Social Skills
2 108 (14.88%) Finance
3 55 (7.58%) Banking
4 52 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (4.41%) Presentation Skills
6 24 (3.31%) Investment Banking
7 23 (3.17%) Retail
8 21 (2.89%) Public Sector
9 20 (2.75%) Front Office
10 9 (1.24%) Publishing
11 8 (1.10%) Back Office
12 6 (0.83%) Marketing
13 5 (0.69%) Games
13 5 (0.69%) Law
13 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.55%) Documentation Skills
14 4 (0.55%) Influencing Skills
15 3 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 306 (42.15%) Data Engineer
2 227 (31.27%) Azure Engineer
3 140 (19.28%) Architect
4 88 (12.12%) Data Architect
5 86 (11.85%) Azure Architect
6 61 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 61 (8.40%) Solutions Architect
7 53 (7.30%) Developer
8 47 (6.47%) Python Engineer
9 38 (5.23%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 33 (4.55%) Analyst
11 32 (4.41%) Senior Data Engineer
12 29 (3.99%) Consultant
13 20 (2.75%) Platform Engineer
14 18 (2.48%) Azure Developer
14 18 (2.48%) Azure DevOps
14 18 (2.48%) Data Analyst
15 16 (2.20%) Business Analyst
15 16 (2.20%) Data Consultant
16 15 (2.07%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (15.84%) Kafka
2 89 (12.26%) PySpark
3 58 (7.99%) .NET
4 28 (3.86%) Spark Streaming
5 24 (3.31%) Velocity
6 23 (3.17%) JSON
7 20 (2.75%) ASP.NET
8 19 (2.62%) .NET Framework
9 14 (1.93%) .NET Core
9 14 (1.93%) AngularJS
9 14 (1.93%) Pandas
10 13 (1.79%) ADO
11 12 (1.65%) NumPy
11 12 (1.65%) RESTful
12 11 (1.52%) REST
13 10 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (1.38%) Matplotlib
13 10 (1.38%) XML
14 9 (1.24%) Entity Framework
15 8 (1.10%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.96%) Cloud Native
2 34 (4.68%) Data Structures
3 22 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.75%) Algorithms
5 16 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.20%) Public Cloud
6 14 (1.93%) NHS
7 12 (1.65%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
7 12 (1.65%) Virtual Team
8 10 (1.38%) Replication
9 9 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.10%) iPad
11 6 (0.83%) User Experience
12 5 (0.69%) Reinsurance
13 4 (0.55%) BYOD
14 2 (0.28%) FMCG
14 2 (0.28%) Legacy Systems
14 2 (0.28%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.17%) Linux
2 9 (1.24%) Windows
3 8 (1.10%) Unix
4 4 (0.55%) VMS
4 4 (0.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (45.32%) Analytics
2 299 (41.18%) DevOps
3 247 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
4 213 (29.34%) Data Modelling
5 197 (27.13%) Business Intelligence
6 180 (24.79%) Data Engineering
7 156 (21.49%) ETL
8 145 (19.97%) Scrum
9 126 (17.36%) Data Pipeline
10 83 (11.43%) Data Science
11 69 (9.50%) Migration
12 65 (8.95%) Data Transformation
13 61 (8.40%) Data Architecture
14 60 (8.26%) Data Management
14 60 (8.26%) Visualisation
15 56 (7.71%) Data Ingestion
16 54 (7.44%) Machine Learning
17 51 (7.02%) Data Analysis
17 51 (7.02%) Infrastructure as Code
17 51 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 386 (53.17%) SQL
2 345 (47.52%) Python
3 103 (14.19%) Scala
4 69 (9.50%) C#
5 60 (8.26%) Java
6 58 (7.99%) PowerShell
7 47 (6.47%) T-SQL
8 32 (4.41%) R
9 19 (2.62%) JavaScript
10 13 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 11 (1.52%) TypeScript
12 6 (0.83%) U-SQL
13 5 (0.69%) C
14 3 (0.41%) COBOL
15 2 (0.28%) C++
15 2 (0.28%) HiveQL
15 2 (0.28%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.14%) Erlang
16 1 (0.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 48 (6.61%) Degree
2 30 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.79%) ISEB
6 8 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.41%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.41%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.41%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.10%) QA
3 7 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.69%) GDPR
5 1 (0.14%) HL7
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 37 (5.10%) Docker
2 23 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.10%) HDFS
4 7 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 77 (10.61%) Terraform
2 49 (6.75%) Kubernetes
3 25 (3.44%) Ansible
4 13 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.65%) Oozie
6 10 (1.38%) Puppet
7 5 (0.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 5 (0.69%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.69%) Kubeflow
8 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.14%) Istio
8 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 237 (32.64%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.10%) BiZZdesign
3 32 (4.41%) SAP
4 27 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.34%) Google
5 17 (2.34%) Oracle
6 16 (2.20%) MuleSoft
7 14 (1.93%) IBM
8 8 (1.10%) Alteryx
9 7 (0.96%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.96%) Cloudera
10 6 (0.83%) StreamSets
10 6 (0.83%) Talend
11 5 (0.69%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.69%) Cisco
11 5 (0.69%) Confluent
11 5 (0.69%) Informatica
11 5 (0.69%) New Relic
11 5 (0.69%) PagerDuty
11 5 (0.69%) Splunk