Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 402 334 398
Rank change year-on-year -68 +64 -46
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 513 210 503
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.65% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.83% 2.83% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 145 357
10th Percentile £413 £343 £438
25th Percentile £500 £408 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £475 £550
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% -13.64% -
75th Percentile £675 £588 £625
90th Percentile £713 £668 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £530 £443 £500
% change year-on-year +19.77% -11.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £38.22 -
Median % change year-on-year -29.35% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 - -

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 18,145 7,419 18,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.29% 22.92% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,765 5,087 12,803
10th Percentile £351 £313 £319
25th Percentile £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £488 £475
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
75th Percentile £625 £588 £575
90th Percentile £713 £666 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £437 £438
% change year-on-year +5.77% -0.06% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 124 247
10th Percentile £16.20 £12.63 £11.72
25th Percentile £22.69 £17.74 £16.84
Median hourly rate £34.75 £26.00 £29.96
Median % change year-on-year +33.65% -13.22% +8.95%
75th Percentile £55.33 £42.19 £46.17
90th Percentile £65.50 £55.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £23.43 £27.94
% change year-on-year +28.04% -16.14% +7.46%

Apache Hive
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Hive in the UK

Apache Hive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Apache Hive.

Daily rate trend for Apache Hive in the UK

Apache Hive
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Apache Hive over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Apache Hive in the UK

Apache Hive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Apache Hive.

Hourly rate trend for Apache Hive in the UK

Apache Hive
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Apache Hive over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 27 October 2021. 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 -51 445 £575 +21.05% 94
London -76 242 £600 +17.65% 43
UK excluding London -86 180 £530 +19.77% 53
Work from Home -108 148 £550 - 10
Midlands -34 60 £530 +22.69% 29
West Midlands -23 56 £530 +22.69% 22
South East -36 56 £525 +35.48% 11
North of England -99 21 £585 +30.00% 5
East of England -56 13 £540 -13.60% 3
Wales -19 12 £148 - 1
South West -39 12 £563 +21.62% 2
North East - 9 £750 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £565 - 1
Scotland -79 7 £494 +29.85% 1
North West -98 5 £495 +9.89% 3
East Midlands -31 3 £500 +32.28% 7

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Hive 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 Hive.

1 406 (79.14%) Hadoop
2 353 (68.81%) Apache Spark
3 312 (60.82%) Big Data
4 283 (55.17%) SQL
5 251 (48.93%) Python
6 207 (40.35%) Scala
7 193 (37.62%) ETL
8 191 (37.23%) HDFS
9 173 (33.72%) AWS
10 166 (32.36%) Java
11 162 (31.58%) HBase
12 160 (31.19%) Analytics
13 142 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
14 136 (26.51%) Data Modelling
14 136 (26.51%) Kafka
15 125 (24.37%) Finance
15 125 (24.37%) Azure
16 117 (22.81%) Jenkins
17 115 (22.42%) Social Skills
18 113 (22.03%) Data Engineering
18 113 (22.03%) Impala
19 109 (21.25%) Cloudera
20 105 (20.47%) Git (software)
21 102 (19.88%) Linux
22 97 (18.91%) Banking
23 96 (18.71%) Unix
24 92 (17.93%) DevOps
25 91 (17.74%) Oracle
26 89 (17.35%) Relational Database
27 87 (16.96%) Data Analytics

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
1 353 (68.81%) Apache Spark
2 59 (11.50%) Confluence
3 54 (10.53%) Apache
4 53 (10.33%) SAS
5 21 (4.09%) Apache Airflow
6 19 (3.70%) Apache Pig
6 19 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (2.92%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.97%) nginx
9 4 (0.78%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.58%) Luigi
11 2 (0.39%) PowerExchange
12 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.19%) Mule
12 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.19%) SPSS
3 1 (0.19%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (0.19%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 173 (33.72%) AWS
2 125 (24.37%) Azure
3 66 (12.87%) GCP
4 37 (7.21%) Amazon S3
5 26 (5.07%) GitHub
6 20 (3.90%) Azure Data Factory
7 19 (3.70%) Power Platform
8 18 (3.51%) Snowflake
9 13 (2.53%) Serverless
10 12 (2.34%) Amazon EMR
10 12 (2.34%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 7 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (1.36%) Tricentis Tosca
12 6 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.97%) Azure App Service
13 5 (0.97%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 5 (0.97%) Azure Key Vault
13 5 (0.97%) Azure Storage
13 5 (0.97%) Collibra
13 5 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.14%) FTP
2 9 (1.75%) Firewall
2 9 (1.75%) WAN
3 8 (1.56%) Kerberos
4 7 (1.36%) Network Security
5 5 (0.97%) HTTP
5 5 (0.97%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.97%) SSL
6 4 (0.78%) VPN
7 3 (0.58%) Intranet
8 2 (0.39%) LAN
8 2 (0.39%) Multicast
8 2 (0.39%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (79.14%) Hadoop
2 312 (60.82%) Big Data
3 162 (31.58%) HBase
4 113 (22.03%) Impala
5 89 (17.35%) Relational Database
6 87 (16.96%) Data Warehouse
7 79 (15.40%) NoSQL
8 65 (12.67%) Pentaho
9 61 (11.89%) Metadata
10 57 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
11 52 (10.14%) Data Lake
12 49 (9.55%) MySQL
13 46 (8.97%) MongoDB
14 38 (7.41%) Tableau
15 36 (7.02%) RDBMS
16 32 (6.24%) SQL Server
17 30 (5.85%) Apache Cassandra
18 26 (5.07%) Amazon Redshift
19 24 (4.68%) Parquet
20 20 (3.90%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 117 (22.81%) Jenkins
2 105 (20.47%) Git (software)
3 78 (15.20%) JIRA
4 35 (6.82%) Bitbucket
5 28 (5.46%) GitLab
6 22 (4.29%) Maven
6 22 (4.29%) Subversion
7 21 (4.09%) ERwin
8 20 (3.90%) Hudson
9 13 (2.53%) IntelliJ
10 12 (2.34%) ER Studio
10 12 (2.34%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (1.36%) Artifactory
12 5 (0.97%) IBM UrbanCode
13 4 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.78%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.58%) PowerDesigner
15 2 (0.39%) Gradle
15 2 (0.39%) Jasmine
15 2 (0.39%) ProC
General
1 125 (24.37%) Finance
2 115 (22.42%) Social Skills
3 97 (18.91%) Banking
4 61 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (7.60%) Public Sector
6 24 (4.68%) Investment Banking
7 18 (3.51%) Presentation Skills
8 10 (1.95%) Marketing
8 10 (1.95%) Publishing
8 10 (1.95%) Retail
9 9 (1.75%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.58%) Digital Economy
11 3 (0.58%) Law
11 3 (0.58%) Legal
12 2 (0.39%) Advertising
12 2 (0.39%) French Language
12 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (36.65%) Data Engineer
2 128 (24.95%) Developer
3 60 (11.70%) Big Data Engineer
4 30 (5.85%) Big Data Developer
5 29 (5.65%) Software Engineer
6 26 (5.07%) Data Manager
7 24 (4.68%) Hadoop Developer
8 22 (4.29%) Architect
9 21 (4.09%) Hadoop Engineer
10 17 (3.31%) Big Data Manager
10 17 (3.31%) Data Modeller
10 17 (3.31%) Scala Developer
10 17 (3.31%) Senior Data Engineer
11 16 (3.12%) Platform Manager
12 15 (2.92%) Cloud Engineer
12 15 (2.92%) Consultant
13 14 (2.73%) Data Architect
13 14 (2.73%) ETL Developer
13 14 (2.73%) Java Engineer
14 13 (2.53%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (26.51%) Kafka
2 77 (15.01%) PySpark
3 35 (6.82%) Spark Streaming
4 29 (5.65%) Apache Avro
5 25 (4.87%) Apache NiFi
6 24 (4.68%) JSON
7 22 (4.29%) Spring
8 15 (2.92%) RESTful
8 15 (2.92%) Spring Boot
9 14 (2.73%) OAuth
10 13 (2.53%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (2.34%) OAuth2
12 11 (2.14%) JDBC
13 10 (1.95%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (1.75%) Web Services
15 8 (1.56%) Java Concurrency
15 8 (1.56%) Shiny
15 8 (1.56%) XML
16 7 (1.36%) Regular Expression
16 7 (1.36%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.02%) Data Protection Act
2 35 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 26 (5.07%) Algorithms
4 9 (1.75%) iPad
5 8 (1.56%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.36%) Cloud Native
6 7 (1.36%) Legacy Applications
7 6 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (0.97%) Data Centre
8 5 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.58%) Linked Data
9 3 (0.58%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.39%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.39%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.39%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.39%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 102 (19.88%) Linux
2 96 (18.71%) Unix
3 25 (4.87%) Windows
4 10 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (37.62%) ETL
2 160 (31.19%) Analytics
3 142 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (26.51%) Data Modelling
5 113 (22.03%) Data Engineering
6 92 (17.93%) DevOps
7 87 (16.96%) Data Analytics
8 82 (15.98%) Scrum
9 75 (14.62%) Software Engineering
10 71 (13.84%) Business Intelligence
11 64 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
12 61 (11.89%) Data Management
13 59 (11.50%) Problem-Solving
14 58 (11.31%) Data Pipeline
15 51 (9.94%) Machine Learning
16 49 (9.55%) Data Analysis
16 49 (9.55%) Use Case
17 44 (8.58%) Data Ingestion
18 43 (8.38%) Data Science
19 41 (7.99%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 283 (55.17%) SQL
2 251 (48.93%) Python
3 207 (40.35%) Scala
4 166 (32.36%) Java
5 63 (12.28%) R
6 54 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 47 (9.16%) Shell Script
8 39 (7.60%) HiveQL
9 30 (5.85%) Bash Shell
10 24 (4.68%) Perl
11 23 (4.48%) VBA
12 19 (3.70%) Groovy
13 15 (2.92%) Java 8
14 13 (2.53%) C++
14 13 (2.53%) Kotlin
15 8 (1.56%) C
16 7 (1.36%) JavaScript
17 6 (1.17%) C#
18 5 (0.97%) PowerShell
19 3 (0.58%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 79 (15.40%) Security Cleared
2 55 (10.72%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.48%) Degree
4 13 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.56%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.17%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.39%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.19%) CCA
9 1 (0.19%) ISEB
9 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.19%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.24%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.51%) QA
3 11 (2.14%) IFRS
4 6 (1.17%) GDPR
5 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.39%) COBIT
6 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.39%) NIST
7 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.19%) EMIR
7 1 (0.19%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.19%) MiFID
7 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 191 (37.23%) HDFS
2 65 (12.67%) Docker
3 19 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 15 (2.92%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.78%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 78 (15.20%) Kubernetes
2 48 (9.36%) Ansible
3 43 (8.38%) Oozie
4 42 (8.19%) Terraform
5 35 (6.82%) Hadoop YARN
6 15 (2.92%) Kibana
7 13 (2.53%) Ambari
8 12 (2.34%) Single Sign-On
9 10 (1.95%) logstash
10 9 (1.75%) Control-M
11 8 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (1.36%) Puppet
13 6 (1.17%) Rancher
14 5 (0.97%) Grafana
14 5 (0.97%) Prometheus
15 4 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
16 2 (0.39%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 109 (21.25%) Cloudera
2 91 (17.74%) Oracle
3 65 (12.67%) Informatica
4 40 (7.80%) Hortonworks
5 34 (6.63%) Talend
6 33 (6.43%) Ab Initio
7 31 (6.04%) Databricks
8 25 (4.87%) Google
9 20 (3.90%) Teradata
10 18 (3.51%) MapR
11 14 (2.73%) MicroStrategy
12 10 (1.95%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.75%) SAP
14 7 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (1.17%) Confluent
15 6 (1.17%) IBM
15 6 (1.17%) Microsoft
15 6 (1.17%) StreamSets
16 5 (0.97%) Dynatrace
17 3 (0.58%) BiZZdesign