Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 17 July 2018 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 89 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 17 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.97% 0.48% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.42% 2.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
Scotland median daily rate £475 £475 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 265 211 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.16% 16.73% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 111 111
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -1.52%
10th Percentile £260 £211 £200
90th Percentile £500 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +56.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £16.65 £25.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £34.75 £25.00 £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £16.88 £17.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -3.54% -53.95% +117.14%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Glasgow

Apache Spark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache Spark in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Spark in Glasgow

Apache Spark
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Spark in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Scala
2 12 (70.59%) Kafka
3 11 (64.71%) Hadoop
4 10 (58.82%) Big Data
4 10 (58.82%) Analytics
5 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (47.06%) Impala
7 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
8 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
8 6 (35.29%) Akka
8 6 (35.29%) Java 8
9 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 5 (29.41%) Python
9 5 (29.41%) Games
9 5 (29.41%) Scrum
9 5 (29.41%) Degree
9 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
9 5 (29.41%) Kanban
9 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
9 5 (29.41%) REST
9 5 (29.41%) MapReduce
10 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
10 4 (23.53%) Splunk
10 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
10 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (23.53%) Perforce
10 4 (23.53%) Apache

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Hadoop
2 10 (58.82%) Big Data
3 8 (47.06%) Impala
4 4 (23.53%) Apache Zeppelin
4 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
6 1 (5.88%) Azkaban
6 1 (5.88%) Data Lake
6 1 (5.88%) DataStax
6 1 (5.88%) HBase
6 1 (5.88%) HDInsight
6 1 (5.88%) Power BI
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) git-flow
3 1 (5.88%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (29.41%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Big Data Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Scala Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Scala Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modeller
4 2 (11.76%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Kafka
2 6 (35.29%) Akka
3 5 (29.41%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) Angular 2
5 3 (17.65%) Spring
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) J2EE
7 1 (5.88%) Node.js
7 1 (5.88%) Redux
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Analytics
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 5 (29.41%) Kanban
4 5 (29.41%) MapReduce
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Data Development
5 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (17.65%) Data Ingestion
6 3 (17.65%) Metadata Management
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Use Case
6 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
7 2 (11.76%) ETL
7 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 2 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Scala
3 6 (35.29%) Java 8
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Perforce
1 4 (23.53%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau