Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 95 78
Rank change year-on-year +27 -17 +34
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 37 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.55% 1.55% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.64% 7.16% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £400 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.00% -
10th Percentile £431 £344 £502
90th Percentile £540 £450 £551
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £400 £513
% change year-on-year +25.00% -22.03% +24.36%
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 318 363 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.95% 21.63% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 166 129
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £327 £322 £261
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.06% +6.19% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.85 £16.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.86% +11.07% +31.81%
10th Percentile £14.07 £16.66 £12.68
90th Percentile £16.24 £16.66 £15.88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £22.83 £15.00
% change year-on-year -26.28% +52.20% -7.69%

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

Apache Spark
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Spark in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 34 (91.89%) Kafka
2 29 (78.38%) Big Data
3 23 (62.16%) Hadoop
4 21 (56.76%) Scala
4 21 (56.76%) Apache
5 20 (54.05%) Java
6 15 (40.54%) MongoDB
7 14 (37.84%) Analytics
8 13 (35.14%) Python
9 11 (29.73%) HBase
10 10 (27.03%) HDFS
10 10 (27.03%) Spark Streaming
11 9 (24.32%) DevOps
11 9 (24.32%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (24.32%) IBM
11 9 (24.32%) Oracle
11 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
12 8 (21.62%) Apache Hive
13 6 (16.22%) Visualisation
13 6 (16.22%) Cloudera
13 6 (16.22%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
13 6 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (16.22%) Finance
13 6 (16.22%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (16.22%) Middleware
13 6 (16.22%) Linux
14 5 (13.51%) Banking
14 5 (13.51%) Scrum

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 21 (56.76%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon S3
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) Big Data
2 23 (62.16%) Hadoop
3 15 (40.54%) MongoDB
4 11 (29.73%) HBase
5 8 (21.62%) Apache Hive
5 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
6 5 (13.51%) Impala
7 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
8 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.11%) DB2
8 3 (8.11%) MySQL
8 3 (8.11%) OLAP
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (8.11%) Pentaho
8 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (8.11%) Power BI
8 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.11%) Star Schema
9 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.70%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Data Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Big Data Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Big Data Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Data Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Development Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Lead Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Software Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Data Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Data Scientist
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) Kafka
2 10 (27.03%) Spark Streaming
3 9 (24.32%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
4 6 (16.22%) Middleware
4 6 (16.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (8.11%) LAMP
5 3 (8.11%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (8.11%) Spring
6 2 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (2.70%) .NET
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Analytics
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (16.22%) Visualisation
4 5 (13.51%) Data Science
4 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.81%) ETL
5 4 (10.81%) MapReduce
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics
6 3 (8.11%) Data Munging
6 3 (8.11%) Data Transformation
6 3 (8.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
6 3 (8.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Scala
2 20 (54.05%) Java
3 13 (35.14%) Python
4 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) HiveQL
5 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.41%) R
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Data Quality
1 3 (8.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) HDFS
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Flume
2 3 (8.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Kibana
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) IBM
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Cloudera
3 5 (13.51%) Tableau
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Splunk
4 3 (8.11%) Talend
5 2 (5.41%) Alteryx
5 2 (5.41%) Hortonworks