Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 84 79
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -
Contract jobs citing Apache Spark 19 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.46% 2.02% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.99% 8.33% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -17.15% -
10th Percentile £418 £339 £395
90th Percentile £513 £510 £547
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £450 £507
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 272 420 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.96% 24.19% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 192 106
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.10% +12.88%
10th Percentile £240 £300 £263
90th Percentile £559 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £380
% change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.85 £60.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.25% +300.00% -0.46%
10th Percentile £14.19 £25.33 £12.34
90th Percentile £29.16 £60.00 £15.53
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.83 £27.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -41.37% +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 19 November 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 18 (94.74%) Kafka
2 15 (78.95%) Apache
3 12 (63.16%) Scala
3 12 (63.16%) Big Data
4 9 (47.37%) Java
5 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
5 8 (42.11%) HDFS
5 8 (42.11%) Spark Streaming
6 6 (31.58%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (31.58%) HBase
6 6 (31.58%) Analytics
6 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
6 6 (31.58%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 3 (15.79%) Spring
9 3 (15.79%) Banking
9 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
10 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
10 2 (10.53%) MapReduce
10 2 (10.53%) Impala
11 1 (5.26%) Coaching
11 1 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
11 1 (5.26%) Case Management
11 1 (5.26%) Data Acquisition
11 1 (5.26%) Data Ingestion
11 1 (5.26%) Data Lake

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 (78.95%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Big Data
2 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
3 6 (31.58%) HBase
3 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
4 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
6 2 (10.53%) Impala
6 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
7 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
7 1 (5.26%) Sqoop
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Data Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Big Data Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Data Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Data Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) MapReduce Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Kafka
2 8 (42.11%) Spark Streaming
3 6 (31.58%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (31.58%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (15.79%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) MapReduce
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Case Management
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.26%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
4 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Scala
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Java 8
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) HDFS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Cloudera