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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Flume
UK
Rank 520 579 583
Rank change year-on-year +59 +4  
Contract jobs citing Apache Flume 79 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.093% 0.073%
As % of the System Software category 1.59% 0.86% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 24 31
Median daily rate £500 £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% -11.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £426 £436
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £770 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £475 £700
% change year-on-year -26.21% -32.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract System Software Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4980 5701 5319
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.14% 10.79% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3162 3452 2915
Median daily rate £400 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 440 599
Median hourly rate £16.88 £16.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.46% -1.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.25 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.93% +6.45%  

Apache Flume
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Apache Flume as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Flume in the UK

Apache Flume
Top 11 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 3 months to 23 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 +64 77 £500 +3.84% 10
London +48 64 £500 +2.40% 6
South East +29 13 £351 -36.27% 2
City of London +11 7 £575 +18.86% 3
Buckinghamshire - 6 £394 -
Hampshire - 5 £351 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £394 -
Reading - 2 £375 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £375 - 1
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Scotland - 2 - - 2

Apache Flume
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Flume 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 Flume.

1 113 (84.33%) Hadoop
2 106 (79.10%) Apache Spark
3 97 (72.39%) Apache Hive
4 87 (64.93%) Big Data
5 82 (61.19%) Java
6 70 (52.24%) Kafka
7 61 (45.52%) HBase
8 58 (43.28%) Sqoop
9 57 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (38.81%) Scala
11 49 (36.57%) Python
11 49 (36.57%) Apache Pig
12 41 (30.60%) Analytics
12 41 (30.60%) Apache Cassandra
13 39 (29.10%) Oozie
14 38 (28.36%) NoSQL
14 38 (28.36%) Finance
15 34 (25.37%) HDFS
16 30 (22.39%) MapReduce
17 29 (21.64%) MongoDB
18 28 (20.90%) Linux
18 28 (20.90%) Oracle
19 27 (20.15%) Analytical Skills
19 27 (20.15%) Akka
19 27 (20.15%) Spring
20 26 (19.40%) TDD
21 24 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
21 24 (17.91%) Play Framework
21 24 (17.91%) Apache Avro
22 23 (17.16%) Data Warehouse

Apache Flume
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
1 106 (79.10%) Apache Spark
2 49 (36.57%) Apache Pig
3 22 (16.42%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (14.93%) Apache
5 12 (8.96%) Apache Solr
6 6 (4.48%) SAS
6 6 (4.48%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.73%) JBoss
8 1 (0.75%) Confluence
8 1 (0.75%) IPython
8 1 (0.75%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) SPSS
2 3 (2.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.49%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.24%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.49%) GitHub
6 1 (0.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.93%) HTTP
2 11 (8.21%) Internet
3 10 (7.46%) Kerberos
4 4 (2.99%) SSL
5 3 (2.24%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.24%) LAN
5 3 (2.24%) WAN
6 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (84.33%) Hadoop
2 97 (72.39%) Apache Hive
3 87 (64.93%) Big Data
4 61 (45.52%) HBase
5 58 (43.28%) Sqoop
6 41 (30.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 38 (28.36%) NoSQL
8 29 (21.64%) MongoDB
9 23 (17.16%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (16.42%) SQL Server
11 19 (14.18%) Impala
12 15 (11.19%) Relational Database
13 13 (9.70%) QlikView
14 11 (8.21%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (8.21%) Redis
15 9 (6.72%) Amazon Redshift
15 9 (6.72%) Apache Zeppelin
15 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (5.97%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 22 (16.42%) Git (software)
1 22 (16.42%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.96%) WebDriver
3 9 (6.72%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (4.48%) JIRA
5 4 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.99%) FishEye
6 3 (2.24%) JUnit
6 3 (2.24%) Subversion
7 2 (1.49%) Apache Continuum
7 2 (1.49%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.49%) GoCD
7 2 (1.49%) JMeter
7 2 (1.49%) Robot Framework
7 2 (1.49%) Selenium
7 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.75%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (28.36%) Finance
2 23 (17.16%) Banking
3 6 (4.48%) Retail
4 5 (3.73%) Games
4 5 (3.73%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.99%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.49%) Front Office
6 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.75%) French Language
7 1 (0.75%) German Language
7 1 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (41.79%) Developer
2 29 (21.64%) Java Developer
3 28 (20.90%) Data Engineer
4 25 (18.66%) Architect
5 24 (17.91%) Big Data Engineer
6 23 (17.16%) Data Architect
7 21 (15.67%) Big Data Architect
7 21 (15.67%) Hadoop Developer
8 19 (14.18%) Big Data Developer
9 17 (12.69%) Scala Developer
10 13 (9.70%) Hadoop Engineer
10 13 (9.70%) Java Scala Developer
11 12 (8.96%) Administrator
11 12 (8.96%) Hadoop Architect
12 8 (5.97%) Apache Spark Developer
12 8 (5.97%) Consultant
13 7 (5.22%) Big Data Consultant
13 7 (5.22%) Data Consultant
14 6 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
15 5 (3.73%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (52.24%) Kafka
2 27 (20.15%) Akka
2 27 (20.15%) Spring
3 24 (17.91%) Apache Avro
3 24 (17.91%) Play Framework
4 23 (17.16%) Hibernate
5 11 (8.21%) Spark Streaming
6 8 (5.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (3.73%) D3.js
7 5 (3.73%) Web Services
8 4 (2.99%) Apache Tez
9 3 (2.24%) Highcharts JS
9 3 (2.24%) HTML
10 2 (1.49%) CSS
10 2 (1.49%) JSON
10 2 (1.49%) Node.js
10 2 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.75%) RESTful
11 1 (0.75%) SciPy
11 1 (0.75%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.22%) Replication
3 6 (4.48%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.24%) Fintech
5 3 (2.24%) User Experience
6 2 (1.49%) Clustering
6 2 (1.49%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.49%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.49%) Social Media
7 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.75%) DataPower
7 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.90%) Linux
2 20 (14.93%) Unix
3 8 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.73%) Debian
4 5 (3.73%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.49%) AIX
5 2 (1.49%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.54%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.60%) Analytics
3 30 (22.39%) MapReduce
4 26 (19.40%) TDD
5 24 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (17.16%) ETL
7 20 (14.93%) Automated Testing
8 19 (14.18%) Machine Learning
9 18 (13.43%) CQRS
9 18 (13.43%) E-Commerce
10 16 (11.94%) Domain-Driven Design
10 16 (11.94%) Pair Programming
11 14 (10.45%) Data Modelling
12 13 (9.70%) Configuration Management
12 13 (9.70%) Open Source
13 12 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (7.46%) Data Ingestion
15 10 (7.46%) Mentoring
16 8 (5.97%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 82 (61.19%) Java
2 52 (38.81%) Scala
3 49 (36.57%) Python
4 22 (16.42%) SQL
5 18 (13.43%) R
6 11 (8.21%) Perl
7 9 (6.72%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.22%) PHP
9 3 (2.24%) CQL
10 2 (1.49%) C
10 2 (1.49%) C#
10 2 (1.49%) C++
10 2 (1.49%) HiveQL
10 2 (1.49%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.49%) Ruby
10 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.75%) Pig Latin
11 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (25.37%) HDFS
2 17 (12.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.49%) Docker
5 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (29.10%) Oozie
2 17 (12.69%) Hadoop YARN
3 13 (9.70%) Ambari
4 11 (8.21%) Ansible
4 11 (8.21%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (7.46%) Puppet
6 6 (4.48%) logstash
6 6 (4.48%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (3.73%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (3.73%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.75%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (20.90%) Oracle
2 23 (17.16%) Hortonworks
3 22 (16.42%) Cloudera
4 15 (11.19%) Tableau
5 12 (8.96%) Cognos
5 12 (8.96%) Informatica
6 10 (7.46%) SAP
7 9 (6.72%) Talend
8 8 (5.97%) Teradata
9 7 (5.22%) IBM
9 7 (5.22%) Vertica
10 6 (4.48%) Microsoft
11 5 (3.73%) AppDynamics
11 5 (3.73%) Sybase
12 4 (2.99%) Atlassian
12 4 (2.99%) MapR
13 3 (2.24%) Cisco
14 2 (1.49%) GoldenSource
14 2 (1.49%) Netezza
14 2 (1.49%) Red Hat
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