Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 172 268 452
Rank change year-on-year +96 +184 +185
Contract jobs citing Databricks 482 119 147
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.62% 0.73% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 4.15% 1.87% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 79 78
10th Percentile £413 £413 £422
25th Percentile £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £575
Median % change year-on-year - -4.35% -4.17%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £647
90th Percentile £713 £675 £766
England median daily rate £539 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +2.62% -4.55% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.25 £27.43 £72.50
% change year-on-year +28.53% -62.17% -

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 11,603 6,376 16,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.97% 39.28% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,785 4,387 10,900
10th Percentile £343 £300 £300
25th Percentile £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +1.78%
75th Percentile £638 £613 £588
90th Percentile £725 £713 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 77 255
10th Percentile £13.48 £12.58 £11.86
25th Percentile £16.25 £18.50 £15.30
Median hourly rate £24.35 £26.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -8.11% +32.50% -5.33%
75th Percentile £45.81 £43.70 £30.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £48.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.28% +6.86%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -22 28 £525 -4.55% 20
West London +1 6 £628 +0.40% 5
Databricks
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 447 (92.74%) Azure
2 255 (52.90%) SQL
3 233 (48.34%) Analytics
4 227 (47.10%) Python
5 204 (42.32%) Azure Data Factory
6 191 (39.63%) Data Lake
7 178 (36.93%) Agile Software Development
8 175 (36.31%) DevOps
9 164 (34.02%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 159 (32.99%) Microsoft
11 151 (31.33%) Data Modelling
12 143 (29.67%) Business Intelligence
13 141 (29.25%) Data Warehouse
14 136 (28.22%) Social Skills
15 133 (27.59%) Data Engineering
16 123 (25.52%) Power Platform
17 121 (25.10%) Power BI
17 121 (25.10%) Apache Spark
17 121 (25.10%) Big Data
18 106 (21.99%) Serverless
19 101 (20.95%) Scrum
20 94 (19.50%) Azure SQL Database
21 91 (18.88%) Finance
22 88 (18.26%) ETL
23 85 (17.63%) Kafka
24 84 (17.43%) Azure Functions
25 78 (16.18%) Data Pipeline
26 72 (14.94%) Apache Airflow
27 67 (13.90%) AWS
27 67 (13.90%) Data Science

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
1 121 (25.10%) Apache Spark
2 72 (14.94%) Apache Airflow
3 55 (11.41%) Apache
4 17 (3.53%) Luigi
5 12 (2.49%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.62%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.21%) Confluence
8 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Aligne
2 1 (0.21%) Maximo
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 447 (92.74%) Azure
2 204 (42.32%) Azure Data Factory
3 164 (34.02%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 123 (25.52%) Power Platform
5 106 (21.99%) Serverless
6 84 (17.43%) Azure Functions
7 67 (13.90%) AWS
8 55 (11.41%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 43 (8.92%) PaaS
10 31 (6.43%) GitHub
11 27 (5.60%) Azure Storage
12 24 (4.98%) GCP
13 21 (4.36%) Azure Machine Learning
14 20 (4.15%) IaaS
15 19 (3.94%) Azure Key Vault
16 18 (3.73%) AWS Lambda
17 17 (3.53%) Azure Stack
18 15 (3.11%) Amazon S3
19 12 (2.49%) AWS CloudFormation
19 12 (2.49%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.24%) FTP
2 3 (0.62%) Kerberos
2 3 (0.62%) SSL
3 2 (0.41%) DHCP
3 2 (0.41%) DNS
3 2 (0.41%) Firewall
3 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.41%) VPN
4 1 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.21%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (39.63%) Data Lake
2 141 (29.25%) Data Warehouse
3 121 (25.10%) Big Data
3 121 (25.10%) Power BI
4 94 (19.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 65 (13.49%) NoSQL
5 65 (13.49%) SQL Server
6 49 (10.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 41 (8.51%) Metadata
8 38 (7.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 38 (7.88%) Relational Database
9 37 (7.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 36 (7.47%) Hadoop
11 30 (6.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (5.60%) Tableau
13 26 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (4.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 23 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (4.36%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (3.94%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 47 (9.75%) Git (software)
2 34 (7.05%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.81%) PowerDesigner
4 21 (4.36%) JIRA
5 12 (2.49%) Visual Studio Team System
6 11 (2.28%) GitLab
7 10 (2.07%) kappa
8 9 (1.87%) Visual Studio
9 8 (1.66%) MLflow
10 7 (1.45%) Maven
11 5 (1.04%) Gradle
11 5 (1.04%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.83%) ERwin
12 4 (0.83%) Subversion
13 3 (0.62%) ER Studio
14 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.41%) git-flow
15 1 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
15 1 (0.21%) RStudio
15 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
General
1 136 (28.22%) Social Skills
2 91 (18.88%) Finance
3 51 (10.58%) Banking
4 38 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (6.43%) Presentation Skills
6 23 (4.77%) Investment Banking
7 20 (4.15%) Front Office
8 14 (2.90%) Retail
9 12 (2.49%) Public Sector
10 8 (1.66%) Back Office
11 5 (1.04%) Games
11 5 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.04%) Marketing
11 5 (1.04%) Publishing
12 4 (0.83%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (0.62%) Documentation Skills
13 3 (0.62%) Law
13 3 (0.62%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 190 (39.42%) Data Engineer
2 150 (31.12%) Azure Engineer
3 105 (21.78%) Architect
4 72 (14.94%) Azure Architect
5 62 (12.86%) Data Architect
6 50 (10.37%) Solutions Architect
7 40 (8.30%) Developer
8 30 (6.22%) Python Engineer
9 28 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
10 27 (5.60%) Analyst
11 23 (4.77%) Senior Data Engineer
12 21 (4.36%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 17 (3.53%) Consultant
14 15 (3.11%) Business Analyst
14 15 (3.11%) Data Analyst
15 14 (2.90%) Cloud Architect
16 12 (2.49%) Data Scientist
17 11 (2.28%) Big Data Engineer
18 10 (2.07%) AWS Engineer
18 10 (2.07%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (17.63%) Kafka
2 58 (12.03%) PySpark
3 29 (6.02%) .NET
4 21 (4.36%) Velocity
5 14 (2.90%) Pandas
6 12 (2.49%) AngularJS
6 12 (2.49%) NumPy
7 11 (2.28%) ADO
7 11 (2.28%) RESTful
8 10 (2.07%) Matplotlib
9 9 (1.87%) JSON
9 9 (1.87%) Spark Streaming
10 8 (1.66%) XML
11 7 (1.45%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.45%) Entity Framework
11 7 (1.45%) REST
12 5 (1.04%) ASP.NET
12 5 (1.04%) ASP.NET Core
12 5 (1.04%) Blazor
12 5 (1.04%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.98%) Data Structures
2 20 (4.15%) Cloud Native
3 18 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (3.32%) Algorithms
5 15 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.90%) Public Cloud
7 13 (2.70%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.28%) Virtual Team
9 10 (2.07%) Replication
10 8 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.24%) NHS
12 3 (0.62%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.62%) User Experience
13 2 (0.41%) FMCG
14 1 (0.21%) Credit Risk
14 1 (0.21%) Life Science
14 1 (0.21%) Market Risk
14 1 (0.21%) Reference Data
14 1 (0.21%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.87%) Linux
2 5 (1.04%) Unix
2 5 (1.04%) Windows
3 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (48.34%) Analytics
2 178 (36.93%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (36.31%) DevOps
4 151 (31.33%) Data Modelling
5 143 (29.67%) Business Intelligence
6 133 (27.59%) Data Engineering
7 101 (20.95%) Scrum
8 88 (18.26%) ETL
9 78 (16.18%) Data Pipeline
10 67 (13.90%) Data Science
11 50 (10.37%) Data Transformation
12 46 (9.54%) Data Architecture
13 45 (9.34%) Visualisation
14 43 (8.92%) Computer Science
14 43 (8.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 41 (8.51%) Event-Driven
16 39 (8.09%) Migration
17 37 (7.68%) Data Analysis
17 37 (7.68%) Problem-Solving
18 35 (7.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 255 (52.90%) SQL
2 227 (47.10%) Python
3 53 (11.00%) Scala
4 39 (8.09%) C#
5 36 (7.47%) Java
6 29 (6.02%) PowerShell
7 22 (4.56%) T-SQL
8 13 (2.70%) R
9 12 (2.49%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.07%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.87%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (0.83%) C
14 3 (0.62%) COBOL
14 3 (0.62%) U-SQL
15 2 (0.41%) C++
16 1 (0.21%) Groovy
16 1 (0.21%) HiveQL
16 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (9.34%) Degree
2 22 (4.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.28%) ISEB
6 4 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.62%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.62%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.47%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.24%) QA
2 6 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.83%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (5.39%) Docker
2 9 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.24%) HDFS
4 3 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (11.20%) Terraform
2 28 (5.81%) Kubernetes
3 21 (4.36%) Ansible
4 6 (1.24%) Oozie
4 6 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.62%) Puppet
6 2 (0.41%) Kubeflow
7 1 (0.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.21%) Istio
7 1 (0.21%) Salt
Vendors
1 159 (32.99%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.26%) BiZZdesign
3 28 (5.81%) SAP
4 20 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (3.32%) Google
6 15 (3.11%) MuleSoft
7 13 (2.70%) IBM
8 7 (1.45%) Alteryx
9 5 (1.04%) Splunk
10 4 (0.83%) Adobe
10 4 (0.83%) Oracle
11 2 (0.41%) Cadence
11 2 (0.41%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.41%) New Relic
11 2 (0.41%) PagerDuty
11 2 (0.41%) StreamSets
11 2 (0.41%) Talend
12 1 (0.21%) Dataiku
12 1 (0.21%) Sparx
12 1 (0.21%) Workday