Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PySpark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PySpark over the 6 months to 1 April 2020 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.

PySpark - Spark Python API
England > North West
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 176 213 211
Rank change year-on-year +37 -2 -
Contract jobs citing PySpark 1 1 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.024% 0.018% 0.087%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.097% 0.054% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £525 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -13.64% -
10th Percentile £463 £463 £518
90th Percentile £588 £488 £575
England median daily rate £550 £525 £563
% change year-on-year +4.76% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

PySpark is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,027 1,846 1,895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 25.01% 32.76% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 1,274 1,307
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £303 £313 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £544
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 23
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.23 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +3.50% -12.50%
10th Percentile £17.21 £14.96 £13.52
90th Percentile £56.15 £44.88 £42.80
Median hourly rate £37.60 £42.50 £41.21
% change year-on-year -11.53% +3.14% +2.04%

PySpark
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PySpark as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PySpark in the North West

PySpark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PySpark in the North West.

Daily rate trend for PySpark in the North West

PySpark
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PySpark within the North West region over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +26 1 £525 +10.53% 2
PySpark
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PySpark 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 North West region with a requirement for PySpark.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (100.00%) Databricks
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Data Factory

PySpark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Data Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Databricks