Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 88 93
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5 +14
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 50 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.24% 1.29% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.84% 7.51% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £388 -
% change year-on-year +29.03% - -
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 337 253 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.85% 17.16% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 128 155
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £398 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% -5.36% +20.00%
10th Percentile £350 £312 £263
90th Percentile £556 £550 £573
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.85 £15.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.19% -1.59% -2.42%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year +15.25% -9.23% -37.50%

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 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Spark in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 45 (90.00%) Big Data
2 40 (80.00%) Kafka
3 37 (74.00%) Hadoop
4 34 (68.00%) Scala
5 23 (46.00%) Java
6 17 (34.00%) Apache Hive
7 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (30.00%) Apache
8 15 (30.00%) Python
9 14 (28.00%) Banking
10 12 (24.00%) NoSQL
11 11 (22.00%) Cloudera
11 11 (22.00%) Analytics
11 11 (22.00%) Impala
12 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
12 10 (20.00%) Oracle
13 9 (18.00%) IBM
13 9 (18.00%) Scrum
13 9 (18.00%) HBase
13 9 (18.00%) DevOps
14 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (14.00%) SQL
15 7 (14.00%) Spark Streaming
16 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (12.00%) Sqoop
16 6 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
16 6 (12.00%) DB2
16 6 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
16 6 (12.00%) Middleware
16 6 (12.00%) Linux

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 15 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (90.00%) Big Data
2 37 (74.00%) Hadoop
3 17 (34.00%) Apache Hive
4 12 (24.00%) NoSQL
5 11 (22.00%) Impala
6 10 (20.00%) MongoDB
7 9 (18.00%) HBase
8 6 (12.00%) DB2
8 6 (12.00%) Sqoop
9 4 (8.00%) MySQL
9 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (6.00%) OLAP
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (6.00%) Pentaho
10 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (6.00%) Power BI
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (6.00%) Star Schema
11 1 (2.00%) Apache Zeppelin
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (28.00%) Banking
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Data Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Hadoop Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Apache Spark Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Scala Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Architect
7 5 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.00%) Big Data Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Data Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Development Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Lead Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Software Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Data Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (80.00%) Kafka
2 7 (14.00%) Spark Streaming
3 6 (12.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (12.00%) Middleware
3 6 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (6.00%) LAMP
5 3 (6.00%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (4.00%) .NET
6 2 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (4.00%) Java EE
6 2 (4.00%) SOAP
6 2 (4.00%) Spring
6 2 (4.00%) Swagger
7 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.00%) CSS3
7 1 (2.00%) HTML5
7 1 (2.00%) jQuery
7 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.00%) Blog
4 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) Analytics
3 9 (18.00%) DevOps
3 9 (18.00%) Scrum
4 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.00%) MapReduce
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
6 5 (10.00%) Data Science
6 5 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (8.00%) Data Transformation
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 3 (6.00%) Actionable Insight
8 3 (6.00%) Case Management
8 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Data Enrichment
8 3 (6.00%) Data Ingestion
8 3 (6.00%) Data Munging
8 3 (6.00%) Decision Tree
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) Scala
2 23 (46.00%) Java
3 15 (30.00%) Python
4 7 (14.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) HiveQL
5 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) R
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Apache Flume
2 4 (8.00%) Docker
2 4 (8.00%) HDFS
3 2 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Kibana
1 5 (10.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Cloudera
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle
3 9 (18.00%) IBM
4 5 (10.00%) Tableau
5 4 (8.00%) Talend
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.00%) Splunk
7 2 (4.00%) Ab Initio
7 2 (4.00%) Alteryx
7 2 (4.00%) Hortonworks