Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for HDInsight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HDInsight over the 6 months to 9 December 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.

Microsoft Azure HDInsight
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 91 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - -
Contract jobs citing HDInsight 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.89% 0.079% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.09% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Reading median daily rate £550 £550 -
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £475 -
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

HDInsight is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 275 233 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.57% 18.51% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 150 105
Reading median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £331 £307 £309
90th Percentile £575 £550 £625
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 28
Reading median hourly rate £9.88 £15.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.17% +57.89% -
10th Percentile £9.35 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £10.20 £47.50 £9.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.65 £17.48 £9.50
% change year-on-year +29.58% +84.00% -25.78%

HDInsight
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing HDInsight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for HDInsight in Reading

HDInsight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HDInsight in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for HDInsight in Reading

HDInsight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HDInsight in Reading over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HDInsight in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HDInsight 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 Reading region with a requirement for HDInsight.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (100.00%) Analytics
2 13 (92.86%) Data Lake
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (78.57%) PowerShell
5 10 (71.43%) Security Testing
5 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
5 10 (71.43%) Power BI
5 10 (71.43%) DevOps
5 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (64.29%) Data Science
7 8 (57.14%) PaaS
7 8 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (57.14%) Windows
7 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (50.00%) Data Management
8 7 (50.00%) Scrum
8 7 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (50.00%) IaaS
9 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
9 5 (35.71%) Data-Driven Testing
10 3 (21.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
11 2 (14.29%) Big Data

HDInsight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (57.14%) PaaS
3 7 (50.00%) IaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) Data Lake
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (71.43%) Power BI
4 3 (21.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data
5 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Azure DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) SSIS Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) SSRS Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Analytics
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 10 (71.43%) Security Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Data Science
4 8 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (50.00%) Data Management
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Data-Driven Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
8 2 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
9 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
9 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
9 1 (7.14%) High Availability
9 1 (7.14%) Open Source
9 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) R
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft