Period
to 18 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 75 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 46 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.58% 1.23% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.43% 8.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.28% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £507 £413
% change year-on-year -11.15% +22.79% -
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 441 178 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.78% 14.57% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 99 179
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +14.93%
10th Percentile £301 £258 £249
90th Percentile £525 £550 £569
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £384
% change year-on-year +3.03% +7.49% +15.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 17
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £15.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +300.00% -7.06% -0.92%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year +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

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 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Spark in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Spark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 43 (93.48%) Hadoop
1 43 (93.48%) Big Data
2 30 (65.22%) Cloudera
3 22 (47.83%) Scala
4 21 (45.65%) NoSQL
5 19 (41.30%) Kafka
6 17 (36.96%) Finance
7 16 (34.78%) Java
7 16 (34.78%) Banking
8 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (32.61%) TDD
9 14 (30.43%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (26.09%) GDPR
11 11 (23.91%) Refactoring
11 11 (23.91%) MapReduce
11 11 (23.91%) SQL
12 10 (21.74%) Scrum
12 10 (21.74%) Apache Hive
13 8 (17.39%) JIRA
13 8 (17.39%) Apache Flume
13 8 (17.39%) Impala
14 7 (15.22%) Sqoop
15 6 (13.04%) Oozie
16 5 (10.87%) HDFS
16 5 (10.87%) DevOps
16 5 (10.87%) Spark SQL
17 4 (8.70%) HBase
17 4 (8.70%) Data Architecture
17 4 (8.70%) Analytics
18 3 (6.52%) Spark Streaming

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 2 (4.35%) Confluence
1 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.35%) JBoss
1 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (93.48%) Big Data
1 43 (93.48%) Hadoop
2 21 (45.65%) NoSQL
3 10 (21.74%) Apache Hive
4 8 (17.39%) Impala
5 7 (15.22%) Sqoop
6 5 (10.87%) Spark SQL
7 4 (8.70%) HBase
8 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (4.35%) Cloudera CDH
8 2 (4.35%) Data Lake
8 2 (4.35%) DataStax
8 2 (4.35%) DB2
8 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Hadoop Developer
3 17 (36.96%) Apache Spark Developer
4 15 (32.61%) Big Data Developer
5 14 (30.43%) Big Data Engineer
5 14 (30.43%) Data Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Architect
6 8 (17.39%) Big Data Architect
6 8 (17.39%) Data Architect
6 8 (17.39%) Hadoop Engineer
7 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Cloud Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Scala Developer
9 4 (8.70%) NoSQL Developer
9 4 (8.70%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Java Engineer
11 1 (2.17%) Big Data Consultant
11 1 (2.17%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) Kafka
2 3 (6.52%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Camel
3 2 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (4.35%) Guice
3 2 (4.35%) RESTEasy
3 2 (4.35%) RESTful
3 2 (4.35%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
1 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (32.61%) TDD
2 14 (30.43%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (23.91%) MapReduce
3 11 (23.91%) Refactoring
4 10 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) DevOps
6 4 (8.70%) Analytics
6 4 (8.70%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) Data Engineering
7 3 (6.52%) Data Ingestion
7 3 (6.52%) SOA
7 3 (6.52%) Use Case
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.35%) ETL
8 2 (4.35%) ETL Development
8 2 (4.35%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Scala
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) GDPR
2 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Apache Flume
2 5 (10.87%) HDFS
3 2 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Oozie
2 2 (4.35%) Ambari
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
2 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Terraform
3 1 (2.17%) Kibana
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Cloudera
2 2 (4.35%) Google
2 2 (4.35%) Hortonworks
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle