Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Apache Hive skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Hive over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Apache Hive
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 388 547
Rank change year-on-year +22 +159 +158
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 671 635 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.60% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.95% 2.67% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 426 222
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £363 £400 £406
90th Percentile £700 £700 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +14.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.55

Apache Hive 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22743 23781 26457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.06% 22.59% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15551 15761 17432
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 370 412
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -0.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £14.18 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.44 £52.02 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.08% +29.13%

Apache Hive
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Hive in the UK

Apache Hive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Hive in the UK

Apache Hive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Hive over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Hive in the UK

Apache Hive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Hive.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache Hive in the UK

Apache Hive
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Hive within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +11 643 £550 - 76
London -45 408 £550 - 59
UK excluding London +107 253 £500 -4.76% 22
South East +31 112 £500 -3.66% 5
North of England +79 62 £508 -3.33% 10
Yorkshire +36 47 £525 - 7
East of England -1 28 £488 -11.36%
North West +31 21 £610 -2.40% 3
South West +6 18 £563 +37.20% 3
Northern Ireland -25 14 £365 -
Midlands +25 10 £500 -4.76%
East Midlands -3 9 £500 +17.65%
North East +69 8 £610 -12.86%
Scotland 0 8 £375 +25.00% 5
West Midlands +29 1 £500 -9.09%
Wales +9 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Hive 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 Hive.

1 605 (90.16%) Hadoop
2 581 (86.59%) Big Data
3 518 (77.20%) Apache Spark
4 333 (49.63%) Java
5 296 (44.11%) Python
6 274 (40.83%) Kafka
7 269 (40.09%) SQL
8 262 (39.05%) HBase
9 241 (35.92%) MapReduce
10 233 (34.72%) HDFS
11 220 (32.79%) Apache Flume
12 215 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
13 199 (29.66%) Impala
14 197 (29.36%) Analytics
15 185 (27.57%) ETL
16 178 (26.53%) Scala
17 167 (24.89%) Sqoop
18 156 (23.25%) Oozie
19 145 (21.61%) Finance
20 144 (21.46%) Cloudera
21 141 (21.01%) Linux
22 130 (19.37%) Apache Pig
23 122 (18.18%) Open Source
24 119 (17.73%) Data Modelling
25 117 (17.44%) DevOps
26 115 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
27 114 (16.99%) Amazon AWS
28 112 (16.69%) NoSQL
29 111 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
30 109 (16.24%) Analytical Skills

Apache Hive
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
1 518 (77.20%) Apache Spark
2 130 (19.37%) Apache Pig
3 77 (11.48%) Apache
4 49 (7.30%) Elasticsearch
5 42 (6.26%) SAS
6 25 (3.73%) Apache Solr
7 16 (2.38%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (1.94%) GemFire
9 12 (1.79%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.64%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.04%) Apache Airflow
11 7 (1.04%) Jupyter
12 5 (0.75%) Confluence
13 3 (0.45%) JBoss
13 3 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.45%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.45%) SPSS
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.15%) Gephi
4 1 (0.15%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.15%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (1.64%) Actimize
2 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 114 (16.99%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (13.71%) GitHub
3 43 (6.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 37 (5.51%) Bluemix
4 37 (5.51%) IBM Cloud
5 30 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (2.83%) Amazon S3
7 15 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (2.24%) Amazon EMR
8 13 (1.94%) PaaS
9 12 (1.79%) Google Analytics
10 11 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (1.34%) Amazon Kinesis
13 8 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (1.19%) Serverless
14 6 (0.89%) SaaS
15 5 (0.75%) Azure Machine Learning
15 5 (0.75%) Slack
16 4 (0.60%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.77%) Kerberos
2 15 (2.24%) LAN
3 14 (2.09%) VPN
3 14 (2.09%) WAN
4 4 (0.60%) SSL
5 3 (0.45%) Network Security
6 2 (0.30%) Internet
6 2 (0.30%) SNA
7 1 (0.15%) Broadband
7 1 (0.15%) Firewall
7 1 (0.15%) HTTP
7 1 (0.15%) LDAP
7 1 (0.15%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 605 (90.16%) Hadoop
2 581 (86.59%) Big Data
3 262 (39.05%) HBase
4 199 (29.66%) Impala
5 167 (24.89%) Sqoop
6 115 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
7 112 (16.69%) NoSQL
8 107 (15.95%) MongoDB
9 82 (12.22%) PostgreSQL
10 74 (11.03%) SQL Server
11 73 (10.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 63 (9.39%) Relational Database
13 40 (5.96%) Data Lake
13 40 (5.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 37 (5.51%) Amazon Redshift
14 37 (5.51%) RDBMS
15 28 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (3.58%) Mahout
17 23 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
18 22 (3.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 87 (12.97%) Jenkins
2 82 (12.22%) Git (software)
3 24 (3.58%) JIRA
3 24 (3.58%) JUnit
4 22 (3.28%) Talend Open Studio
5 21 (3.13%) Gradle
6 18 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.38%) Maven
8 15 (2.24%) IntelliJ
9 10 (1.49%) WebDriver
10 9 (1.34%) Mockito
11 8 (1.19%) Ant
12 7 (1.04%) ERwin
12 7 (1.04%) Selenium
13 6 (0.89%) Subversion
14 5 (0.75%) HP UFT
14 5 (0.75%) NUnit
14 5 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
15 3 (0.45%) Eclipse
General
1 145 (21.61%) Finance
2 85 (12.67%) Banking
3 34 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.62%) Retail
5 20 (2.98%) Marketing
6 12 (1.79%) Electronics
6 12 (1.79%) Games
7 11 (1.64%) Legal
8 10 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.49%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.75%) Front Office
10 5 (0.75%) Law
10 5 (0.75%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Back Office
11 2 (0.30%) Publishing
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 199 (29.66%) Developer
2 174 (25.93%) Data Engineer
3 134 (19.97%) Big Data Engineer
4 95 (14.16%) Big Data Developer
5 87 (12.97%) Architect
6 76 (11.33%) Hadoop Engineer
7 66 (9.84%) Data Architect
8 53 (7.90%) Java Developer
9 45 (6.71%) Data Scientist
10 41 (6.11%) Big Data Architect
10 41 (6.11%) Hadoop Developer
11 35 (5.22%) Java Engineer
12 32 (4.77%) Scala Developer
13 26 (3.87%) Analyst
14 22 (3.28%) Administrator
14 22 (3.28%) Apache Spark Developer
14 22 (3.28%) Consultant
14 22 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
15 20 (2.98%) Hadoop Administrator
16 19 (2.83%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (40.83%) Kafka
2 74 (11.03%) PySpark
3 71 (10.58%) Spark Streaming
4 57 (8.49%) Web Services
5 50 (7.45%) Spring
6 43 (6.41%) JSON
7 31 (4.62%) RESTful
8 26 (3.87%) XML
9 23 (3.43%) Spring Boot
10 22 (3.28%) Akka
10 22 (3.28%) J2EE
11 21 (3.13%) Apache Avro
12 20 (2.98%) .NET
13 18 (2.68%) Lucene
13 18 (2.68%) REST
14 17 (2.53%) Hibernate
14 17 (2.53%) Play Framework
15 16 (2.38%) Apache Camel
15 16 (2.38%) Sensu
15 16 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 109 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (7.90%) Algorithms
3 32 (4.77%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (4.32%) Replication
5 27 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.68%) Fintech
7 17 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
9 15 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 14 (2.09%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.49%) Market Risk
12 10 (1.49%) Reference Data
12 10 (1.49%) User Experience
13 8 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (1.04%) Data Centre
15 4 (0.60%) Digital Media
16 3 (0.45%) DataPower
16 3 (0.45%) Derivative
16 3 (0.45%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 141 (21.01%) Linux
2 105 (15.65%) Unix
3 40 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (2.53%) Ubuntu
5 13 (1.94%) CentOS
6 4 (0.60%) Windows
7 2 (0.30%) Android
7 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.30%) Debian
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (35.92%) MapReduce
2 215 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (29.36%) Analytics
4 185 (27.57%) ETL
5 122 (18.18%) Open Source
6 119 (17.73%) Data Modelling
7 117 (17.44%) DevOps
8 111 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
9 103 (15.35%) TDD
10 69 (10.28%) Machine Learning
10 69 (10.28%) Scrum
11 68 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
12 66 (9.84%) Data Engineering
13 65 (9.69%) BDD
14 63 (9.39%) Visualisation
15 58 (8.64%) Data Analytics
16 51 (7.60%) Data Management
16 51 (7.60%) Software Engineering
17 47 (7.00%) Data Integration
18 42 (6.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 333 (49.63%) Java
2 296 (44.11%) Python
3 269 (40.09%) SQL
4 178 (26.53%) Scala
5 98 (14.61%) R
6 93 (13.86%) Shell Script
7 35 (5.22%) JavaScript
8 34 (5.07%) C#
9 24 (3.58%) PL/SQL
10 23 (3.43%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.94%) HiveQL
12 12 (1.79%) Perl
13 9 (1.34%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.89%) C
15 5 (0.75%) C++
15 5 (0.75%) TypeScript
15 5 (0.75%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.60%) Groovy
16 4 (0.60%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.45%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 51 (7.60%) Security Cleared
2 42 (6.26%) Degree
3 37 (5.51%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (1.64%) Master's Degree
5 6 (0.89%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.60%) PhD
7 2 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.30%) CISSP
7 2 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.15%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.15%) CISA
8 1 (0.15%) CISM
8 1 (0.15%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.22%) QA
2 28 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.89%) GDPR
4 3 (0.45%) IFRS
4 3 (0.45%) IFRS 9
4 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.30%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) Basel II
6 1 (0.15%) Basel III
6 1 (0.15%) EMIR
6 1 (0.15%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 233 (34.72%) HDFS
2 220 (32.79%) Apache Flume
3 37 (5.51%) Docker
4 30 (4.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.60%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 156 (23.25%) Oozie
2 109 (16.24%) Hadoop YARN
3 82 (12.22%) Ambari
4 41 (6.11%) Ansible
5 24 (3.58%) Kubernetes
6 18 (2.68%) Puppet
7 17 (2.53%) Prometheus
7 17 (2.53%) Terraform
8 14 (2.09%) Control-M
8 14 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.75%) Mesos
10 4 (0.60%) Apache Slider
11 3 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.45%) Kibana
12 1 (0.15%) Grafana
12 1 (0.15%) Graylog
12 1 (0.15%) logstash
12 1 (0.15%) Nagios
12 1 (0.15%) Packer
12 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 144 (21.46%) Cloudera
2 91 (13.56%) Oracle
2 91 (13.56%) Tableau
3 63 (9.39%) Hortonworks
4 57 (8.49%) Google
5 56 (8.35%) IBM
6 39 (5.81%) Informatica
7 38 (5.66%) Red Hat
8 31 (4.62%) MapR
9 26 (3.87%) SAP
10 25 (3.73%) Microsoft
11 22 (3.28%) Talend
11 22 (3.28%) Teradata
12 16 (2.38%) Splunk
13 13 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.34%) Nuix
15 6 (0.89%) CA
15 6 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
15 6 (0.89%) Perforce
16 5 (0.75%) Palantir