Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 18 January 2019 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 70 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 +29
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 5 51 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.43% 3.00% 1.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.18% 12.09% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £475 £507
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.22% -
10th Percentile £438 £369 £325
90th Percentile £513 £575 £544
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 229 422 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.57% 24.85% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 200 100
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £210 £300 £263
90th Percentile £556 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £22.33 £60.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.79% +300.00% -0.46%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £27.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +80.00% -7.06%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Milton Keynes

Apache Spark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Spark in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 5 (100.00%) Kafka
2 4 (80.00%) Spark Streaming
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) HDFS
3 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) HBase
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SSH
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (20.00%) Big Data
5 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Impala
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (20.00%) Java 8
5 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (60.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) HBase
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Impala
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Kafka
2 4 (80.00%) Spark Streaming
3 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Java 8
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) HDFS