Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Apache Flume skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Flume over the 6 months to 16 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.

Apache Flume
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 772 619 728
Rank change year-on-year -153 +109 +91
Contract jobs citing Apache Flume 131 280 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.82% 2.16% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 204 107
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £474 £400 £425
90th Percentile £676 £675 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +2.38% -4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Apache Flume is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 15,911 12,986 12,643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.27% 12.66% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,431 8,433 7,893
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.85% +7.07%
10th Percentile £180 £157 £170
90th Percentile £625 £613 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 876 697 868
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45% -
10th Percentile £10.54 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.27 £47.00 £43.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.70 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.67% - -3.23%

Apache Flume
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Apache Flume as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Flume in the UK

Apache Flume
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Flume in the UK

Apache Flume
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Flume over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Flume in the UK

Apache Flume
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Flume within the UK over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
England -145 125 £575 +4.55% 17
London -66 83 £583 +5.91% 13
UK excluding London -77 43 £538 +2.38% 4
South East -54 18 £538 -6.52% 2
North of England -41 13 £575 +24.06%
East of England -3 10 £588 -6.75% 1
North East - 9 £525 -
North West -15 2 £688 +14.58%
Yorkshire -42 2 £600 +30.15%
Scotland -15 1 £425 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Flume 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 with a requirement for Apache Flume.

1 117 (89.31%) Big Data
2 112 (85.50%) Hadoop
3 111 (84.73%) Kafka
4 102 (77.86%) Apache Spark
5 90 (68.70%) Python
6 73 (55.73%) HBase
7 68 (51.91%) Apache Hive
8 64 (48.85%) Analytics
9 58 (44.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 56 (42.75%) MongoDB
11 50 (38.17%) NoSQL
12 49 (37.40%) SQL
12 49 (37.40%) HDFS
13 48 (36.64%) Java
14 47 (35.88%) Sqoop
15 46 (35.11%) Scala
16 45 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
16 45 (34.35%) Data Science
17 44 (33.59%) Oracle
18 42 (32.06%) ETL
19 40 (30.53%) Microsoft Azure
20 39 (29.77%) Data Modelling
21 38 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
21 38 (29.01%) Impala
22 37 (28.24%) Finance
23 36 (27.48%) Data Engineering
24 35 (26.72%) Visualisation
25 34 (25.95%) R
25 34 (25.95%) Cloudera
26 33 (25.19%) Amazon AWS

Apache Flume
Co-occurring 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
1 102 (77.86%) Apache Spark
2 33 (25.19%) SAS
3 21 (16.03%) Apache Pig
4 19 (14.50%) Apache
5 18 (13.74%) Apache Solr
6 16 (12.21%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (4.58%) Confluence
8 2 (1.53%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (12.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.29%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.29%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 40 (30.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (25.19%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.63%) Data Lake Analytics
4 9 (6.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (6.11%) Azure Data Factory
6 7 (5.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (4.58%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (4.58%) Amazon Kinesis
7 6 (4.58%) Amazon S3
8 5 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.29%) GitHub
9 3 (2.29%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.76%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) Kerberos
2 4 (3.05%) Broadband
3 3 (2.29%) SNA
4 2 (1.53%) DNS
5 1 (0.76%) HTTP
5 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (89.31%) Big Data
2 112 (85.50%) Hadoop
3 73 (55.73%) HBase
4 68 (51.91%) Apache Hive
5 58 (44.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 56 (42.75%) MongoDB
7 50 (38.17%) NoSQL
8 47 (35.88%) Sqoop
9 45 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (29.01%) Impala
11 29 (22.14%) Data Lake
12 23 (17.56%) Data Mining
13 22 (16.79%) Redis
14 21 (16.03%) SQL Server
15 20 (15.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (14.50%) Power BI
16 19 (14.50%) Relational Database
17 16 (12.21%) SAP HANA
18 15 (11.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 14 (10.69%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.63%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.11%) JIRA
4 6 (4.58%) ERwin
5 3 (2.29%) LSMW
5 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (2.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.76%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.76%) Geb
6 1 (0.76%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.76%) JUnit
6 1 (0.76%) Maven
6 1 (0.76%) Sahi
6 1 (0.76%) Selenium
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.76%) Toad
6 1 (0.76%) WATIR
General
1 37 (28.24%) Finance
2 28 (21.37%) Retail
3 8 (6.11%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.58%) Banking
5 5 (3.82%) Legal
6 3 (2.29%) Games
6 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (45.80%) Data Engineer
2 40 (30.53%) Big Data Engineer
3 26 (19.85%) Architect
4 18 (13.74%) Azure Engineer
5 16 (12.21%) Big Data Architect
5 16 (12.21%) Data Architect
5 16 (12.21%) Developer
6 14 (10.69%) Senior Data Engineer
7 13 (9.92%) Big Data Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Data Scientist
9 8 (6.11%) Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Big Data Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Data Analytics Engineer
10 7 (5.34%) Data Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) SAP Engineer
10 7 (5.34%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.82%) Hadoop Architect
11 5 (3.82%) Scala Developer
12 4 (3.05%) Analyst
12 4 (3.05%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (84.73%) Kafka
2 17 (12.98%) RabbitMQ
3 14 (10.69%) Spark Streaming
4 10 (7.63%) Natural Language Processing
5 9 (6.87%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (6.11%) Sensu
7 7 (5.34%) Apache Avro
7 7 (5.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 6 (4.58%) MLlib
8 6 (4.58%) RESTful
9 5 (3.82%) .NET
10 4 (3.05%) Akka
10 4 (3.05%) PySpark
11 3 (2.29%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.29%) Caffe
11 3 (2.29%) CNTK
11 3 (2.29%) Play Framework
11 3 (2.29%) SAPUI5
11 3 (2.29%) TensorFlow
11 3 (2.29%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.66%) Algorithms
2 27 (20.61%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.69%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.87%) Public Cloud
5 7 (5.34%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.05%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.29%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.53%) Social Network
8 2 (1.53%) User Experience
9 1 (0.76%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.76%) DataPower
9 1 (0.76%) Fintech
9 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.76%) Replication
9 1 (0.76%) RIA
9 1 (0.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.37%) Linux
2 16 (12.21%) Unix
3 4 (3.05%) Solaris
3 4 (3.05%) Windows
4 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.76%) AIX
5 1 (0.76%) CentOS
5 1 (0.76%) DC/OS
5 1 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (48.85%) Analytics
2 45 (34.35%) Data Science
3 42 (32.06%) ETL
4 39 (29.77%) Data Modelling
5 38 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (27.48%) Data Engineering
7 35 (26.72%) Visualisation
8 33 (25.19%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (24.43%) Data Security
10 31 (23.66%) DevOps
11 29 (22.14%) MapReduce
12 28 (21.37%) Data Integration
12 28 (21.37%) Machine Learning
13 22 (16.79%) Computer Science
14 21 (16.03%) Data Visualisation
14 21 (16.03%) Metadata Management
14 21 (16.03%) Open Source
15 20 (15.27%) Data Ingestion
16 16 (12.21%) Statistical Modelling
17 15 (11.45%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 90 (68.70%) Python
2 49 (37.40%) SQL
3 48 (36.64%) Java
4 46 (35.11%) Scala
5 34 (25.95%) R
6 23 (17.56%) MATLAB
7 14 (10.69%) Bash Shell
8 12 (9.16%) JavaScript
9 11 (8.40%) Perl
10 9 (6.87%) AWK
11 8 (6.11%) Shell Script
12 7 (5.34%) Go
13 3 (2.29%) C
13 3 (2.29%) C++
14 2 (1.53%) C#
14 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.76%) Clojure
15 1 (0.76%) Groovy
15 1 (0.76%) Haskell
15 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (16.03%) Degree
2 16 (12.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (7.63%) PhD
4 3 (2.29%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.76%) CISSP
5 1 (0.76%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.27%) QA
2 14 (10.69%) Data Quality
3 9 (6.87%) GDPR
System Software
1 49 (37.40%) HDFS
2 23 (17.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (6.11%) Docker
4 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.76%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 29 (22.14%) Oozie
2 27 (20.61%) Hadoop YARN
3 11 (8.40%) Mesos
4 10 (7.63%) Nagios
5 9 (6.87%) Grafana
5 9 (6.87%) Graphite
5 9 (6.87%) StatsD
6 8 (6.11%) Ansible
6 8 (6.11%) ZABBIX
7 7 (5.34%) Ambari
8 5 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (3.82%) Puppet
8 5 (3.82%) Salt
9 4 (3.05%) Kibana
10 3 (2.29%) Kubernetes
11 2 (1.53%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.76%) Apache Slider
12 1 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.76%) Control-M
12 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 44 (33.59%) Oracle
2 34 (25.95%) Cloudera
3 30 (22.90%) Talend
4 26 (19.85%) Informatica
4 26 (19.85%) Tableau
5 25 (19.08%) Alteryx
6 24 (18.32%) Hortonworks
7 22 (16.79%) SAP
8 10 (7.63%) Databricks
8 10 (7.63%) Microsoft
8 10 (7.63%) Splunk
9 9 (6.87%) Google
10 7 (5.34%) MapR
10 7 (5.34%) New Relic
11 5 (3.82%) IBM
12 3 (2.29%) Palantir
13 2 (1.53%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
14 1 (0.76%) Reuters
14 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com