Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 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
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - +116
Contract jobs citing HDInsight 28 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.99% 0.22% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.62% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 0
Reading median daily rate £550 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £444 -
% change year-on-year +23.94% - -
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 241 236 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.10% 17.66% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 160 143
Reading median daily rate £454 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.22% +1.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £298 £311 £300
90th Percentile £619 £591 £625
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £423
% change year-on-year +2.86% +3.55% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 30
Reading median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +373.68% -
10th Percentile £18.05 £17.70 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £68.50 £48.58
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year - +373.68% -22.45%

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 20 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HDInsight in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 28 (100.00%) Analytics
1 28 (100.00%) Data Lake
2 26 (92.86%) DevOps
2 26 (92.86%) SQL
2 26 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (89.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (85.71%) Visual Studio Team System
4 24 (85.71%) PowerShell
5 23 (82.14%) Power BI
5 23 (82.14%) Power Platform
6 22 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (75.00%) Visual Studio
7 21 (75.00%) Data Science
8 17 (60.71%) Scrum
8 17 (60.71%) PaaS
9 15 (53.57%) Security Testing
10 13 (46.43%) Data Management
11 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
11 11 (39.29%) Data-Driven Testing
12 10 (35.71%) IaaS
12 10 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (35.71%) Windows
13 6 (21.43%) Data Analytics
14 4 (14.29%) Data Lake Analytics
14 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

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 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (82.14%) Power Platform
3 17 (60.71%) PaaS
4 10 (35.71%) IaaS
5 4 (14.29%) Data Lake Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) Data Lake
2 23 (82.14%) Power BI
3 22 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (85.71%) Visual Studio Team System
2 21 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
3 13 (46.43%) Azure DevOps
4 12 (42.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Analytics
2 26 (92.86%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (92.86%) DevOps
3 25 (89.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (75.00%) Data Science
6 17 (60.71%) Scrum
7 15 (53.57%) Security Testing
8 13 (46.43%) Data Management
9 11 (39.29%) Data-Driven Testing
9 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
10 10 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (21.43%) Data Analytics
12 2 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (7.14%) B2B
12 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
12 2 (7.14%) Predictive Analytics
13 1 (3.57%) DNA
13 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) SQL
2 24 (85.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft