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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 529 621 609
Rank change year-on-year +92 -12  
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 61 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.032% 0.025%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 11 11
Median daily rate £450 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £388 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £500 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sqoop is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9688 10787 12089
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.51% 21.78% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 7417 8029
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 171 181
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.59 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.85% +21.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.85 £15.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

Sqoop
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Sqoop as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 35 £550 +10.00% 4
South East +31 16 £400 +3.22%
East of England - 9 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Sqoop
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 110 (99.10%) Hadoop
2 100 (90.09%) Apache Hive
3 90 (81.08%) Big Data
3 90 (81.08%) Apache Spark
4 76 (68.47%) HBase
5 67 (60.36%) Apache Flume
6 65 (58.56%) MapReduce
7 59 (53.15%) Java
8 56 (50.45%) Apache Pig
9 50 (45.05%) HDFS
10 46 (41.44%) Python
11 42 (37.84%) Scala
12 41 (36.94%) Oozie
12 41 (36.94%) Hadoop YARN
13 40 (36.04%) NoSQL
14 38 (34.23%) Finance
15 37 (33.33%) MongoDB
16 36 (32.43%) Apache Cassandra
16 36 (32.43%) Analytics
17 33 (29.73%) Cloudera
17 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (29.73%) ETL
17 33 (29.73%) Impala
18 32 (28.83%) Linux
19 27 (24.32%) SQL
19 27 (24.32%) Kafka
20 26 (23.42%) SQL Server
21 25 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
22 22 (19.82%) Shell Script
22 22 (19.82%) Continuous Integration

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 90 (81.08%) Apache Spark
2 56 (50.45%) Apache Pig
3 15 (13.51%) Apache
4 10 (9.01%) Apache Solr
4 10 (9.01%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.50%) SAS
5 5 (4.50%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.60%) JBoss
6 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.70%) Mule
8 2 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.80%) CMS
9 1 (0.90%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) SPSS
2 2 (1.80%) Weka
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.01%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (6.31%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.60%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (3.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.90%) BIME
8 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) Kerberos
2 4 (3.60%) Network Security
3 2 (1.80%) SNA
4 1 (0.90%) HTTP
4 1 (0.90%) SSL
4 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (99.10%) Hadoop
2 100 (90.09%) Apache Hive
3 90 (81.08%) Big Data
4 76 (68.47%) HBase
5 40 (36.04%) NoSQL
6 37 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 36 (32.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 33 (29.73%) Impala
9 26 (23.42%) SQL Server
10 16 (14.41%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (10.81%) Relational Database
12 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (6.31%) Apache Zeppelin
14 6 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (5.41%) IBM BigInsights
14 6 (5.41%) MySQL
15 5 (4.50%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (4.50%) Data Lake
15 5 (4.50%) QlikView
15 5 (4.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (14.41%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.01%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.50%) Hudson
3 5 (4.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (3.60%) JUnit
5 3 (2.70%) JIRA
5 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.80%) git-flow
6 2 (1.80%) Subversion
7 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.90%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.90%) FishEye
7 1 (0.90%) JMeter
7 1 (0.90%) Mockito
7 1 (0.90%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.90%) Selenium
7 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (34.23%) Finance
2 18 (16.22%) Banking
3 6 (5.41%) Retail
4 4 (3.60%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) Front Office
7 1 (0.90%) Games
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (40.54%) Developer
2 23 (20.72%) Data Engineer
3 22 (19.82%) Big Data Developer
4 18 (16.22%) Big Data Engineer
5 17 (15.32%) Architect
6 16 (14.41%) Hadoop Developer
7 13 (11.71%) Java Developer
8 12 (10.81%) Hadoop Engineer
9 11 (9.91%) Administrator
10 10 (9.01%) Data Architect
10 10 (9.01%) Hadoop Administrator
11 9 (8.11%) Big Data Architect
12 5 (4.50%) Agile Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Cloud Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Platform Engineer
12 5 (4.50%) Scala Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (3.60%) Agile Java Developer
13 4 (3.60%) Data Scientist
13 4 (3.60%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.32%) Kafka
2 17 (15.32%) Spark Streaming
3 12 (10.81%) Web Services
4 7 (6.31%) REST
5 6 (5.41%) PySpark
6 5 (4.50%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (4.50%) HTML
6 5 (4.50%) JSON
6 5 (4.50%) Spring
7 4 (3.60%) Ajax
7 4 (3.60%) CSS
7 4 (3.60%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.60%) JAX-WS
7 4 (3.60%) JMS
7 4 (3.60%) jQuery
7 4 (3.60%) JSP
7 4 (3.60%) Servlets
7 4 (3.60%) SOAP
7 4 (3.60%) Spring MVC
7 4 (3.60%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.31%) Algorithms
2 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.60%) Replication
5 3 (2.70%) Grid Computing
5 3 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.70%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.80%) Fintech
6 2 (1.80%) Social Media
6 2 (1.80%) Social Network
7 1 (0.90%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.83%) Linux
2 18 (16.22%) Unix
3 5 (4.50%) Ubuntu
3 5 (4.50%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.90%) CentOS
4 1 (0.90%) Debian
4 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (58.56%) MapReduce
2 36 (32.43%) Analytics
3 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (29.73%) ETL
4 22 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (18.02%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (16.22%) Machine Learning
7 14 (12.61%) Data Architecture
7 14 (12.61%) Scrum
8 13 (11.71%) SDLC
9 12 (10.81%) TDD
10 11 (9.91%) Data Analytics
10 11 (9.91%) Open Source
11 9 (8.11%) Data Ingestion
11 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.21%) Configuration Management
12 8 (7.21%) Workflow
13 7 (6.31%) BDD
13 7 (6.31%) Microservices
13 7 (6.31%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (53.15%) Java
2 46 (41.44%) Python
3 42 (37.84%) Scala
4 27 (24.32%) SQL
5 22 (19.82%) Shell Script
6 13 (11.71%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.71%) Perl
7 10 (9.01%) R
8 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.41%) HiveQL
10 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.60%) C#
11 4 (3.60%) Korn
12 3 (2.70%) CQL
12 3 (2.70%) PHP
12 3 (2.70%) VB
13 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.90%) C
14 1 (0.90%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Degree
2 4 (3.60%) CISA
2 4 (3.60%) CISM
2 4 (3.60%) CISSP
3 2 (1.80%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) FedRAMP
2 4 (3.60%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 67 (60.36%) Apache Flume
2 50 (45.05%) HDFS
3 9 (8.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (36.94%) Hadoop YARN
1 41 (36.94%) Oozie
2 12 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.91%) Ambari
4 8 (7.21%) Puppet
5 7 (6.31%) Ansible
6 6 (5.41%) Kibana
7 4 (3.60%) logstash
8 1 (0.90%) Control-M
8 1 (0.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (29.73%) Cloudera
2 18 (16.22%) Hortonworks
3 17 (15.32%) Oracle
4 9 (8.11%) IBM
5 8 (7.21%) Informatica
6 7 (6.31%) Ab Initio
7 6 (5.41%) Cognos
7 6 (5.41%) Tableau
8 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (4.50%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (4.50%) SAP
8 5 (4.50%) Talend
9 4 (3.60%) Sybase
9 4 (3.60%) Vertica
10 3 (2.70%) MapR
10 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.80%) Adobe
11 2 (1.80%) Netezza
11 2 (1.80%) Palantir
11 2 (1.80%) Teradata
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