Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 May 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.

Microsoft Azure HDInsight
England > South East
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 179 311 354
Rank change year-on-year +132 +43 -
Contract jobs citing HDInsight 50 46 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.55% 1.59% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 36 14
Median daily rate £510 £550 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.27% +13.40% -
10th Percentile £463 £513 £437
90th Percentile £556 £719 £638
England median daily rate £520 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00% -15.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £62.50

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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,408 2,898 3,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.86% 19.76% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 1,829 2,077
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +8.70%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £306
90th Percentile £624 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 56 52
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +132.36%
10th Percentile £18.25 £20.75 £12.13
90th Percentile £68.75 £60.00 £52.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

HDInsight
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing HDInsight as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for HDInsight in the South East

HDInsight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HDInsight in the South East.

Daily rate trend for HDInsight in the South East

HDInsight
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HDInsight within the South East region over the 6 months to 29 May 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
Thames Valley +91 49 £515 -6.36%
Berkshire +77 49 £515 -6.36%
Hampshire +54 2 £475 -16.30%
HDInsight
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for HDInsight.

1 50 (100.00%) Azure
1 50 (100.00%) DevOps
2 49 (98.00%) Analytics
3 48 (96.00%) Data Management
4 46 (92.00%) PaaS
4 46 (92.00%) Microsoft
5 45 (90.00%) Windows
5 45 (90.00%) IaaS
5 45 (90.00%) Data Lake
5 45 (90.00%) Virtual Machines
6 44 (88.00%) Power BI
6 44 (88.00%) Power Platform
6 44 (88.00%) SQL
6 44 (88.00%) Visual Studio
6 44 (88.00%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (88.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (80.00%) Security Testing
9 38 (76.00%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (76.00%) PowerShell
9 38 (76.00%) Test Automation
9 38 (76.00%) Data-Driven Testing
9 38 (76.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 34 (68.00%) Infrastructure as Code
11 32 (64.00%) Scrum
11 32 (64.00%) Informatica
12 26 (52.00%) Project Delivery
13 21 (42.00%) Data Modelling
14 12 (24.00%) Hadoop
15 11 (22.00%) Linux

HDInsight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 50 (100.00%) Azure
2 46 (92.00%) PaaS
3 45 (90.00%) IaaS
4 44 (88.00%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.00%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (90.00%) Data Lake
2 44 (88.00%) Power BI
2 44 (88.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (24.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 44 (88.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (36.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 18 (36.00%) Azure Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
5 6 (12.00%) Data Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Hadoop Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) PowerShell Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Linux Scripter
8 1 (2.00%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Platform Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 45 (90.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) DevOps
2 49 (98.00%) Analytics
3 48 (96.00%) Data Management
4 44 (88.00%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (80.00%) Security Testing
7 38 (76.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 38 (76.00%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (76.00%) Data-Driven Testing
7 38 (76.00%) Test Automation
8 34 (68.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 32 (64.00%) Scrum
10 26 (52.00%) Project Delivery
11 21 (42.00%) Data Modelling
12 9 (18.00%) Task Automation
13 6 (12.00%) Data Science
14 2 (4.00%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 44 (88.00%) SQL
2 38 (76.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 45 (90.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 46 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (64.00%) Informatica
3 10 (20.00%) Hortonworks