Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sqoop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sqoop over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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.

Sqoop
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 651 732 809
Rank change year-on-year +81 +77 +10
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 180 141 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.14% 0.053%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.87% 0.64% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 88 30
England median daily rate £515 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.36% -8.33% -22.58%
10th Percentile £315 £413 £423
90th Percentile £600 £745 £814
UK median daily rate £520 £550 £600
% change year-on-year -5.45% -8.33% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Sqoop 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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20718 22156 24548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.07% 22.57% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14345 14872 16334
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 320 377
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.75 £48.08 £52.29
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.00
% change year-on-year +10.54% -2.83% +19.59%

Sqoop
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sqoop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sqoop in England

Sqoop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sqoop in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sqoop in England

Sqoop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sqoop in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sqoop in England

Sqoop
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 Sqoop within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -26 82 £550 - 1
South East +38 50 £500 +17.65% 1
North of England +89 34 £465 -15.45%
Yorkshire +45 32 £462 -17.87%
East of England -8 13 £458 +7.65% 4
North West +28 2 £600 +26.32%
South West - 1 £325 -
Sqoop
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sqoop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Sqoop.

1 167 (92.78%) Big Data
2 166 (92.22%) Hadoop
2 166 (92.22%) Apache Spark
3 162 (90.00%) Apache Hive
4 145 (80.56%) Apache Flume
5 124 (68.89%) Kafka
6 121 (67.22%) MapReduce
7 102 (56.67%) HBase
8 99 (55.00%) HDFS
9 94 (52.22%) Java
10 89 (49.44%) Python
11 84 (46.67%) Hadoop YARN
12 79 (43.89%) Oozie
13 76 (42.22%) Impala
14 63 (35.00%) DevOps
15 62 (34.44%) GitHub
16 58 (32.22%) Analytics
16 58 (32.22%) Open Source
17 57 (31.67%) Ambari
18 52 (28.89%) Cloudera
19 51 (28.33%) IBM
20 49 (27.22%) ETL
20 49 (27.22%) Linux
20 49 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
21 46 (25.56%) Scala
22 45 (25.00%) Shell Script
23 44 (24.44%) Tableau
24 42 (23.33%) SQL
24 42 (23.33%) PySpark
25 38 (21.11%) Spark Streaming

Sqoop
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
1 166 (92.22%) Apache Spark
2 32 (17.78%) Apache Pig
3 12 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 9 (5.00%) Apache
4 9 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.33%) SAS
6 3 (1.67%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.11%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) JBoss
8 1 (0.56%) Mule
8 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (34.44%) GitHub
2 36 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (18.89%) Bluemix
3 34 (18.89%) IBM Cloud
4 11 (6.11%) Google Analytics
5 9 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
5 9 (5.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.67%) IaaS
6 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.67%) PaaS
6 3 (1.67%) Serverless
7 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.56%) BIME
8 1 (0.56%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.33%) LAN
2 14 (7.78%) VPN
2 14 (7.78%) WAN
3 6 (3.33%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.67%) Network Security
4 3 (1.67%) SSL
5 2 (1.11%) SNA
6 1 (0.56%) LDAP
6 1 (0.56%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (92.78%) Big Data
2 166 (92.22%) Hadoop
3 162 (90.00%) Apache Hive
4 102 (56.67%) HBase
5 76 (42.22%) Impala
6 37 (20.56%) PostgreSQL
7 30 (16.67%) NoSQL
8 27 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 19 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (9.44%) Data Lake
11 16 (8.89%) IBM BigInsights
12 15 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (7.78%) Oracle ODI
14 12 (6.67%) MongoDB
15 11 (6.11%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
17 8 (4.44%) SAP BW
18 7 (3.89%) MySQL
18 7 (3.89%) Parquet
18 7 (3.89%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 38 (21.11%) Jenkins
2 25 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 19 (10.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 12 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (5.00%) JIRA
6 3 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.56%) Hudson
7 1 (0.56%) RStudio
General
1 24 (13.33%) Finance
2 17 (9.44%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.89%) Marketing
3 7 (3.89%) Retail
4 4 (2.22%) Banking
4 4 (2.22%) Electronics
4 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (34.44%) Data Engineer
2 49 (27.22%) Big Data Engineer
3 34 (18.89%) Developer
4 30 (16.67%) Architect
5 24 (13.33%) Hadoop Engineer
6 19 (10.56%) Data Architect
6 19 (10.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (9.44%) Big Data Architect
8 16 (8.89%) Administrator
9 14 (7.78%) Hadoop Administrator
10 13 (7.22%) Hadoop Developer
11 11 (6.11%) Big Data Developer
12 9 (5.00%) Scala Developer
12 9 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (4.44%) Technical Architect
14 6 (3.33%) Consultant
15 5 (2.78%) Big Data Solutions Architect
15 5 (2.78%) Cloud Architect
15 5 (2.78%) Cloud Developer
15 5 (2.78%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (68.89%) Kafka
2 42 (23.33%) PySpark
3 38 (21.11%) Spark Streaming
4 24 (13.33%) Web Services
5 16 (8.89%) Sensu
6 12 (6.67%) RESTful
6 12 (6.67%) SOAP
6 12 (6.67%) XML
7 9 (5.00%) JSON
8 8 (4.44%) REST
9 7 (3.89%) Apache Avro
10 6 (3.33%) J2EE
11 5 (2.78%) Akka
11 5 (2.78%) scikit-learn
12 4 (2.22%) Node.js
13 3 (1.67%) .NET
14 2 (1.11%) Lucene
14 2 (1.11%) Middleware
14 2 (1.11%) SciPy
14 2 (1.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.78%) Linked Data
4 5 (2.78%) Semantic Web
5 3 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.11%) Social Network
7 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.56%) Fintech
7 1 (0.56%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.56%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 49 (27.22%) Linux
2 26 (14.44%) Unix
3 13 (7.22%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.11%) Android
4 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.11%) Windows
5 1 (0.56%) Debian
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (67.22%) MapReduce
2 63 (35.00%) DevOps
3 58 (32.22%) Analytics
3 58 (32.22%) Open Source
4 49 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (27.22%) ETL
5 35 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (18.89%) Data Engineering
7 27 (15.00%) Data Analytics
8 23 (12.78%) Big Data Analytics
9 20 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (11.11%) Configuration Management
10 16 (8.89%) Data Modelling
10 16 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (8.33%) Information Security
12 12 (6.67%) Data Strategy
12 12 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
13 11 (6.11%) Workflow
14 10 (5.56%) Data Management
14 10 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 94 (52.22%) Java
2 89 (49.44%) Python
3 46 (25.56%) Scala
4 45 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 42 (23.33%) SQL
6 9 (5.00%) HiveQL
7 5 (2.78%) R
7 5 (2.78%) SPARQL
8 4 (2.22%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.67%) C#
9 3 (1.67%) VB
10 2 (1.11%) COBOL
10 2 (1.11%) Perl
10 2 (1.11%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (12.78%) Security Cleared
2 20 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.00%) Degree
4 5 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) CISA
5 1 (0.56%) CISM
5 1 (0.56%) CISSP
5 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) QA
2 5 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 145 (80.56%) Apache Flume
2 99 (55.00%) HDFS
3 20 (11.11%) Docker
4 4 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 84 (46.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 79 (43.89%) Oozie
3 57 (31.67%) Ambari
4 26 (14.44%) Ansible
5 20 (11.11%) Kubernetes
6 17 (9.44%) Prometheus
7 14 (7.78%) Control-M
8 7 (3.89%) Puppet
9 5 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.11%) Kibana
11 1 (0.56%) logstash
11 1 (0.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 52 (28.89%) Cloudera
2 51 (28.33%) IBM
3 44 (24.44%) Tableau
4 29 (16.11%) Oracle
5 19 (10.56%) Talend
6 16 (8.89%) Hortonworks
7 15 (8.33%) Informatica
8 14 (7.78%) SAP
9 13 (7.22%) Red Hat
10 11 (6.11%) Google
10 11 (6.11%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.78%) Microsoft
11 5 (2.78%) Palantir
12 2 (1.11%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.11%) MapR
12 2 (1.11%) SaltStack
12 2 (1.11%) Splunk
13 1 (0.56%) Cognos
13 1 (0.56%) DataFlux
13 1 (0.56%) MicroStrategy