The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Apache Avro skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Avro over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Avro
UK
Rank 551 614 603
Rank change year-on-year +63 -11  
Contract jobs citing Apache Avro 35 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.030% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.11% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 6
Median daily rate £500 £600 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +34.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £470 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £600 -
% change year-on-year -23.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Apache Avro is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13899 14787 13862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.29% 28.00% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9628 10237 8968
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 227 188
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Apache Avro
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Apache Avro as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Avro in the UK

Apache Avro
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Avro in the UK

Apache Avro
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Avro over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Avro in the UK

Apache Avro
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Avro within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +67 35 £500 -16.66% 2
London +33 31 £500 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £500 -
City of London - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £575 -
South East +14 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £500 -
North West - 1 £420 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £420 -
Cheshire - 1 £420 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Farnborough - 1 - -

Apache Avro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Avro also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Apache Avro.

1 59 (83.10%) Apache Spark
2 58 (81.69%) Java
3 47 (66.20%) Scala
4 45 (63.38%) Hadoop
5 44 (61.97%) Kafka
6 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (40.85%) Python
7 29 (40.85%) TDD
8 28 (39.44%) Apache Hive
8 28 (39.44%) Big Data
8 28 (39.44%) Parquet
9 26 (36.62%) DevOps
9 26 (36.62%) Spring
10 25 (35.21%) Akka
11 24 (33.80%) Apache Flume
11 24 (33.80%) Play Framework
12 23 (32.39%) Finance
12 23 (32.39%) Hibernate
13 21 (29.58%) Git (software)
14 20 (28.17%) Automated Testing
14 20 (28.17%) Jenkins
14 20 (28.17%) Elasticsearch
15 19 (26.76%) Pair Programming
15 19 (26.76%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (26.76%) HTTP
16 18 (25.35%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (25.35%) JSON
16 18 (25.35%) CQRS
17 17 (23.94%) Banking
17 17 (23.94%) SQL

Apache Avro
Top Related IT Skills 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 59 (83.10%) Apache Spark
2 20 (28.17%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (11.27%) Apache Solr
4 7 (9.86%) Jupyter
5 2 (2.82%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (16.90%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.41%) GitHub
4 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) HTTP
2 11 (15.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (63.38%) Hadoop
2 28 (39.44%) Apache Hive
2 28 (39.44%) Big Data
2 28 (39.44%) Parquet
3 18 (25.35%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
5 12 (16.90%) Redis
6 11 (15.49%) HBase
7 8 (11.27%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (11.27%) Impala
7 8 (11.27%) QlikView
8 6 (8.45%) Sqoop
9 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
10 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
11 1 (1.41%) MySQL
11 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.17%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.90%) WebDriver
4 9 (12.68%) Maven
5 8 (11.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (9.86%) JIRA
7 2 (2.82%) Gradle
7 2 (2.82%) JUnit
8 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.41%) webpack
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 17 (23.94%) Banking
3 7 (9.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (59.15%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) Java Developer
3 24 (33.80%) Scala Developer
4 22 (30.99%) Data Engineer
5 13 (18.31%) Java Scala Developer
6 12 (16.90%) Big Data Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) Hadoop Developer
8 8 (11.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Apache Spark Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Big Data Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Platform Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Cassandra Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Grid Consultant
11 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking Java Developer
11 2 (2.82%) NoSQL Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Operations Engineer
12 1 (1.41%) Messaging Developer
12 1 (1.41%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.97%) Kafka
2 26 (36.62%) Spring
3 25 (35.21%) Akka
4 24 (33.80%) Play Framework
5 23 (32.39%) Hibernate
6 18 (25.35%) JSON
7 16 (22.54%) XML
8 14 (19.72%) JMS
9 13 (18.31%) Spark Streaming
10 11 (15.49%) REST
11 7 (9.86%) Protocol Buffers
12 3 (4.23%) .NET
12 3 (4.23%) J2EE
12 3 (4.23%) Middleware
12 3 (4.23%) Node.js
12 3 (4.23%) SOAP
13 2 (2.82%) Apache Thrift
13 2 (2.82%) CSS
13 2 (2.82%) HTML
13 2 (2.82%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) Grid Computing
3 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.63%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.23%) User Experience
6 2 (2.82%) Derivative
6 2 (2.82%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Unix
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) TDD
3 26 (36.62%) DevOps
4 20 (28.17%) Automated Testing
5 19 (26.76%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (26.76%) Pair Programming
6 18 (25.35%) CQRS
7 16 (22.54%) Data Ingestion
7 16 (22.54%) Domain-Driven Design
8 13 (18.31%) Statistics
9 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
10 11 (15.49%) SOA
11 8 (11.27%) API Design
11 8 (11.27%) Data Architecture
11 8 (11.27%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (11.27%) Scrum
11 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.27%) Visualisation
12 7 (9.86%) Planning and Forecasting
12 7 (9.86%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (81.69%) Java
2 47 (66.20%) Scala
3 29 (40.85%) Python
4 17 (23.94%) SQL
5 8 (11.27%) R
6 4 (5.63%) C#
7 1 (1.41%) C++
7 1 (1.41%) ES6
7 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) MiFID
System Software
1 24 (33.80%) Apache Flume
2 10 (14.08%) HDFS
3 1 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Hadoop YARN
2 9 (12.68%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (12.68%) Puppet
3 8 (11.27%) Oozie
4 1 (1.41%) Grafana
4 1 (1.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Cloudera
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Teradata
3 2 (2.82%) Google
3 2 (2.82%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Solace
4 1 (1.41%) Sybase
4 1 (1.41%) Talend
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