Period
to 28 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 October 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
England > London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 212 384
Rank change year-on-year +38 +172 +228
Contract jobs citing Databricks 581 174 187
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.60% 1.21% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 4.28% 3.02% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 106 124
10th Percentile £459 £400 £413
25th Percentile £500 £463 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -6.38%
75th Percentile £688 £588 £638
90th Percentile £750 £653 £775
England median daily rate £550 £538 £550
% change year-on-year +2.33% -2.27% +4.76%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,582 5,757 14,480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.43% 40.08% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,331 3,957 10,004
10th Percentile £331 £300 £275
25th Percentile £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £613 £588
90th Percentile £738 £713 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 42 238
10th Percentile £13.63 £12.71 £12.44
25th Percentile £16.27 £15.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +19.05% +2.44% +9.63%
75th Percentile £44.50 £38.31 £28.56
90th Percentile £59.88 £50.22 £49.39
England median hourly rate £19.21 £20.89 £18.88
% change year-on-year -8.07% +10.69% +8.77%

Databricks
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Databricks as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Databricks in London

Databricks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Databricks in London.

Daily rate trend for Databricks in London

Databricks
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Databricks in London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Databricks in London

Databricks
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Databricks within the London region over the 6 months to 28 October 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
Central London -50 39 £575 +4.55% 20
West London -13 15 £525 -16.67% 2
Databricks
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 London region with a requirement for Databricks.

1 537 (92.43%) Azure
2 314 (54.04%) SQL
3 253 (43.55%) Data Lake
4 252 (43.37%) Python
5 250 (43.03%) Analytics
6 243 (41.82%) Azure Data Factory
7 205 (35.28%) DevOps
8 194 (33.39%) Microsoft
9 188 (32.36%) Agile Software Development
10 168 (28.92%) Business Intelligence
11 156 (26.85%) Data Modelling
12 153 (26.33%) Social Skills
13 148 (25.47%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 141 (24.27%) Data Warehouse
15 137 (23.58%) Big Data
15 137 (23.58%) Power Platform
16 136 (23.41%) Power BI
17 133 (22.89%) Apache Spark
18 122 (21.00%) Azure SQL Database
19 108 (18.59%) Data Engineering
20 106 (18.24%) ETL
21 105 (18.07%) Serverless
22 102 (17.56%) Data Pipeline
23 100 (17.21%) AWS
24 97 (16.70%) Scrum
25 96 (16.52%) Finance
26 95 (16.35%) Kafka
27 89 (15.32%) Azure Functions
28 86 (14.80%) Scala
29 84 (14.46%) SQL Server

Databricks
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 133 (22.89%) Apache Spark
2 62 (10.67%) Apache Airflow
3 34 (5.85%) Apache
4 26 (4.48%) Luigi
5 6 (1.03%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.52%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.34%) Confluence
8 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Maximo
3 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 537 (92.43%) Azure
2 243 (41.82%) Azure Data Factory
3 148 (25.47%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 137 (23.58%) Power Platform
5 105 (18.07%) Serverless
6 100 (17.21%) AWS
7 89 (15.32%) Azure Functions
8 69 (11.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 60 (10.33%) PaaS
10 37 (6.37%) IaaS
11 31 (5.34%) GitHub
12 26 (4.48%) Azure Key Vault
13 25 (4.30%) Amazon S3
14 23 (3.96%) Azure Stack
14 23 (3.96%) Azure Storage
15 21 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
16 20 (3.44%) Azure Logic Apps
16 20 (3.44%) Azure Machine Learning
17 19 (3.27%) AWS Lambda
18 15 (2.58%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.07%) FTP
2 3 (0.52%) Firewall
3 2 (0.34%) DHCP
3 2 (0.34%) DNS
3 2 (0.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.17%) IPFS
4 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (43.55%) Data Lake
2 141 (24.27%) Data Warehouse
3 137 (23.58%) Big Data
4 136 (23.41%) Power BI
5 122 (21.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 84 (14.46%) SQL Server
7 59 (10.15%) Hadoop
7 59 (10.15%) NoSQL
8 43 (7.40%) Metadata
9 42 (7.23%) Relational Database
10 41 (7.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 39 (6.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 37 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
13 35 (6.02%) Delta Lake
13 35 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 34 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 29 (4.99%) Apache Cassandra
16 26 (4.48%) Spark SQL
17 25 (4.30%) Azkaban
17 25 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (7.57%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.37%) Jenkins
3 29 (4.99%) PowerDesigner
4 23 (3.96%) Maven
5 22 (3.79%) TeamCity
6 21 (3.61%) Gradle
7 17 (2.93%) GitLab
8 14 (2.41%) JIRA
9 10 (1.72%) Subversion
10 9 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (1.38%) MLflow
11 8 (1.38%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.20%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.03%) ER Studio
13 6 (1.03%) ERwin
14 5 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.86%) FitNesse
15 2 (0.34%) IntelliJ
15 2 (0.34%) Mockito
15 2 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 153 (26.33%) Social Skills
2 96 (16.52%) Finance
3 75 (12.91%) Banking
4 57 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (8.95%) Investment Banking
6 48 (8.26%) Presentation Skills
7 16 (2.75%) Front Office
8 9 (1.55%) Marketing
8 9 (1.55%) Public Sector
9 8 (1.38%) Influencing Skills
10 7 (1.20%) Retail
11 6 (1.03%) Back Office
12 5 (0.86%) Documentation Skills
12 5 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.86%) Publishing
13 4 (0.69%) Games
13 4 (0.69%) Law
14 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.34%) Advertising
15 2 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 238 (40.96%) Data Engineer
2 173 (29.78%) Azure Engineer
3 123 (21.17%) Architect
4 79 (13.60%) Azure Architect
4 79 (13.60%) Solutions Architect
5 52 (8.95%) Data Architect
6 46 (7.92%) Developer
7 35 (6.02%) Senior Data Engineer
8 34 (5.85%) Python Engineer
9 31 (5.34%) DevOps Engineer
10 25 (4.30%) Cloud Architect
11 24 (4.13%) Analyst
12 23 (3.96%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 18 (3.10%) Consultant
14 17 (2.93%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 17 (2.93%) Data Analyst
15 16 (2.75%) Business Analyst
16 15 (2.58%) Azure Developer
17 13 (2.24%) Lead Architect
18 12 (2.07%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (16.35%) Kafka
2 77 (13.25%) PySpark
3 39 (6.71%) ARM Templates
4 35 (6.02%) .NET
5 29 (4.99%) RESTful
6 23 (3.96%) JSON
7 15 (2.58%) REST
8 14 (2.41%) Pandas
8 14 (2.41%) Velocity
9 12 (2.07%) NumPy
10 10 (1.72%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.72%) XML
11 9 (1.55%) AngularJS
11 9 (1.55%) Matplotlib
11 9 (1.55%) SOAP
11 9 (1.55%) Spark Streaming
11 9 (1.55%) Spring
11 9 (1.55%) Web Services
12 7 (1.20%) Entity Framework
13 6 (1.03%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.82%) Data Structures
2 26 (4.48%) Public Cloud
3 22 (3.79%) Cloud Native
4 16 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 11 (1.89%) Virtual Team
6 10 (1.72%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.03%) User Experience
10 5 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.86%) Legacy Systems
11 4 (0.69%) FMCG
11 4 (0.69%) NHS
11 4 (0.69%) Replication
12 3 (0.52%) Renewable Energy
13 2 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.34%) Life Science
13 2 (0.34%) Reinsurance
14 1 (0.17%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.58%) Windows
2 11 (1.89%) Unix
3 5 (0.86%) Linux
3 5 (0.86%) VMS
4 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (43.03%) Analytics
2 205 (35.28%) DevOps
3 188 (32.36%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (28.92%) Business Intelligence
5 156 (26.85%) Data Modelling
6 108 (18.59%) Data Engineering
7 106 (18.24%) ETL
8 102 (17.56%) Data Pipeline
9 97 (16.70%) Scrum
10 84 (14.46%) Data Science
11 72 (12.39%) Data Transformation
12 56 (9.64%) Migration
13 55 (9.47%) Computer Science
14 53 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 52 (8.95%) Problem-Solving
16 50 (8.61%) Visualisation
17 48 (8.26%) Data Analytics
18 46 (7.92%) Data Ingestion
19 45 (7.75%) Data Architecture
20 44 (7.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 314 (54.04%) SQL
2 252 (43.37%) Python
3 86 (14.80%) Scala
4 55 (9.47%) C#
5 48 (8.26%) PowerShell
6 42 (7.23%) Java
7 23 (3.96%) Bash Shell
7 23 (3.96%) T-SQL
8 20 (3.44%) JavaScript
9 15 (2.58%) R
10 11 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.20%) C
11 7 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 7 (1.20%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.86%) TypeScript
13 4 (0.69%) COBOL
13 4 (0.69%) U-SQL
14 3 (0.52%) C++
15 1 (0.17%) Groovy
15 1 (0.17%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 54 (9.29%) Degree
2 27 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.72%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.52%) ISEB
9 3 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.85%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.24%) GDPR
3 11 (1.89%) QA
4 9 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.69%) SLA
6 1 (0.17%) IFRS
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 42 (7.23%) Docker
2 11 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.38%) HDFS
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (9.12%) Kubernetes
2 52 (8.95%) Terraform
3 15 (2.58%) Ansible
4 4 (0.69%) Oozie
5 3 (0.52%) Puppet
6 2 (0.34%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 2 (0.34%) Grafana
6 2 (0.34%) Kubeflow
6 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) Control-M
7 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.17%) Istio
7 1 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 194 (33.39%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.71%) SAP
3 33 (5.68%) Salesforce.com
4 32 (5.51%) BiZZdesign
5 23 (3.96%) MuleSoft
6 16 (2.75%) IBM
7 15 (2.58%) Google
8 12 (2.07%) Oracle
9 10 (1.72%) Alteryx
10 5 (0.86%) Cloudera
10 5 (0.86%) Informatica
10 5 (0.86%) Workday
11 3 (0.52%) Adobe
12 2 (0.34%) CommVault
12 2 (0.34%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.34%) New Relic
12 2 (0.34%) PagerDuty
13 1 (0.17%) EXASOL
13 1 (0.17%) MicroStrategy
13 1 (0.17%) Splunk