Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 79 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.28% 0.46% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.78% 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Glasgow median daily rate £575 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.90% - -
Scotland median daily rate £500 £475 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
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 225 167 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.95% 15.52% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 90 112
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £358 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +19.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £216 £172 £165
90th Percentile £488 £452 £433
Scotland median daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.75 - £16.00
10th Percentile £13.38 - £15.00
90th Percentile £20.33 - £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% -50.70% +57.78%

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Kafka
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Kibana
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Zeppelin
2 3 (75.00%) Data Development
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Perforce
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (50.00%) Metadata Management
3 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line

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 3 (75.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Bluemix
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Zeppelin
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Kafka
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Redux
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Development
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Perforce
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) IBM