Period
to 17 January 2020

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 17 January 2020 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
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 435 345 372
Rank change year-on-year -90 +27 -25
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 339 765 675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.77% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 3.42% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 528 509
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £425 £425 £400
90th Percentile £700 £716 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +50.93%
10th Percentile £51.25 £42.50 £42.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £55.50 £82.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 15,316 22,344 22,059
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.03% 22.47% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,204 15,405 15,353
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £319 £310
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 247 254
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +5.01% +9.83%
10th Percentile £13.06 £13.51 £14.68
90th Percentile £54.63 £57.40 £55.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -19.70% -5.71% +27.85%

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 17 January 2020.

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 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 Hive within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2020. 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 -109 300 £550 - 62
UK excluding London +3 171 £513 -2.38% 33
London -96 163 £600 +9.09% 38
South East +17 44 £494 -8.14% 4
North of England -6 34 £513 -1.44% 7
Scotland +41 28 £575 +21.05% 4
Midlands +60 26 £470 +4.44% 4
Yorkshire +33 20 £500 +5.26% 4
South West -18 19 £525 - 3
West Midlands +56 16 £450 -5.26% 1
North West +2 13 £550 -4.35% 3
East of England +13 11 £550 - 6
East Midlands +26 10 £500 +11.11% 3
Wales +29 9 £488 -2.50% 5
North East +17 2 £550 +10.00%

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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.

1 274 (80.83%) Apache Spark
2 272 (80.24%) Hadoop
3 262 (77.29%) Big Data
4 185 (54.57%) SQL
5 170 (50.15%) Python
6 148 (43.66%) Kafka
7 141 (41.59%) Scala
8 133 (39.23%) Impala
9 121 (35.69%) HDFS
10 117 (34.51%) Java
11 113 (33.33%) AWS
12 105 (30.97%) HBase
13 101 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
14 96 (28.32%) ETL
15 88 (25.96%) Cloudera
16 85 (25.07%) Analytics
17 77 (22.71%) Linux
18 75 (22.12%) Hadoop YARN
19 74 (21.83%) Data Modelling
20 66 (19.47%) Finance
20 66 (19.47%) Azure
21 59 (17.40%) Docker
22 56 (16.52%) NoSQL
22 56 (16.52%) Migration
23 55 (16.22%) Hortonworks
23 55 (16.22%) DevOps
23 55 (16.22%) Data Engineering
24 53 (15.63%) Banking
25 52 (15.34%) Spark SQL
25 52 (15.34%) Jenkins

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
1 274 (80.83%) Apache Spark
2 33 (9.73%) Apache
3 25 (7.37%) SAS
4 22 (6.49%) Apache Pig
5 21 (6.19%) Jupyter
6 14 (4.13%) Apache Airflow
7 12 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (2.65%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.18%) Confluence
10 3 (0.88%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.59%) Luigi
12 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.29%) GemFire
12 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.29%) nginx
12 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.29%) SPSS
2 1 (0.29%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.59%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.29%) Actimize
2 1 (0.29%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.29%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 113 (33.33%) AWS
2 66 (19.47%) Azure
3 40 (11.80%) GCP
4 33 (9.73%) Amazon Kinesis
5 29 (8.55%) Amazon EMR
6 26 (7.67%) Amazon S3
7 19 (5.60%) Serverless
8 15 (4.42%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (3.54%) Power Platform
10 10 (2.95%) GitHub
11 7 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (1.77%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
14 4 (1.18%) Amazon Glacier
14 4 (1.18%) AWS Step Functions
14 4 (1.18%) PaaS
15 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.85%) Kerberos
2 20 (5.90%) SSL
3 14 (4.13%) DNS
4 10 (2.95%) SAN
5 5 (1.47%) VPN
6 4 (1.18%) Internet
7 3 (0.88%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.59%) Firewall
8 2 (0.59%) HTTP
8 2 (0.59%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.29%) Broadband
9 1 (0.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (80.24%) Hadoop
2 262 (77.29%) Big Data
3 133 (39.23%) Impala
4 105 (30.97%) HBase
5 56 (16.52%) NoSQL
6 52 (15.34%) Spark SQL
7 40 (11.80%) Relational Database
8 37 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (10.91%) MongoDB
8 37 (10.91%) SQL Server
9 32 (9.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 32 (9.44%) MySQL
10 29 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
11 28 (8.26%) Flink
12 26 (7.67%) Data Lake
13 25 (7.37%) Sqoop
14 23 (6.78%) Amazon Redshift
15 19 (5.60%) Pentaho
16 12 (3.54%) Apache Zeppelin
16 12 (3.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 52 (15.34%) Jenkins
2 51 (15.04%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.19%) Artifactory
4 19 (5.60%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (4.72%) Maven
6 13 (3.83%) JIRA
7 12 (3.54%) IBM UrbanCode
8 6 (1.77%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.47%) Selenium
10 4 (1.18%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.18%) IntelliJ
10 4 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.88%) Bitbucket Server
11 3 (0.88%) ER Studio
11 3 (0.88%) JUnit
12 2 (0.59%) GitLab
12 2 (0.59%) Gradle
12 2 (0.59%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 66 (19.47%) Finance
2 53 (15.63%) Banking
3 22 (6.49%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.72%) Public Sector
5 9 (2.65%) Front Office
6 7 (2.06%) Retail
7 4 (1.18%) Games
7 4 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.59%) Marketing
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (32.74%) Data Engineer
2 80 (23.60%) Developer
3 66 (19.47%) Big Data Engineer
4 53 (15.63%) Architect
5 39 (11.50%) Data Architect
6 26 (7.67%) Big Data Architect
6 26 (7.67%) Python Developer
7 23 (6.78%) Big Data Developer
7 23 (6.78%) Scala Developer
8 17 (5.01%) Administrator
8 17 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (4.72%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (4.72%) Platform Engineer
10 14 (4.13%) Hadoop Architect
11 13 (3.83%) AWS Engineer
11 13 (3.83%) Hadoop Engineer
12 12 (3.54%) Apache Spark Developer
12 12 (3.54%) Python Engineer
13 10 (2.95%) Cloud Engineer
13 10 (2.95%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (43.66%) Kafka
2 28 (8.26%) PySpark
3 25 (7.37%) Spark Streaming
4 23 (6.78%) Apache NiFi
5 15 (4.42%) Pandas
6 14 (4.13%) Spring
7 10 (2.95%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (2.65%) NumPy
9 8 (2.36%) Web Services
10 7 (2.06%) Java Concurrency
10 7 (2.06%) Lambda Expressions
10 7 (2.06%) Natural Language Processing
10 7 (2.06%) React
10 7 (2.06%) Spring Boot
10 7 (2.06%) XML
11 5 (1.47%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.47%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (1.47%) OAuth
11 5 (1.47%) RESTful
11 5 (1.47%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.98%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.19%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (3.83%) Data Structures
5 11 (3.24%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.95%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.36%) Cloud Native
8 7 (2.06%) Credit Risk
8 7 (2.06%) User Experience
9 4 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.18%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.59%) Clustering
11 2 (0.59%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.59%) Replication
12 1 (0.29%) Derivative
12 1 (0.29%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.29%) NHS
12 1 (0.29%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.71%) Linux
2 31 (9.14%) Unix
3 18 (5.31%) Windows
4 13 (3.83%) CentOS
5 12 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.95%) Windows Server
7 7 (2.06%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.29%) Android
9 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.29%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (28.32%) ETL
3 85 (25.07%) Analytics
4 74 (21.83%) Data Modelling
5 56 (16.52%) Migration
6 55 (16.22%) Data Engineering
6 55 (16.22%) DevOps
7 51 (15.04%) Software Engineering
8 40 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (11.80%) Scrum
9 39 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (11.50%) Data Science
10 36 (10.62%) Data Analytics
10 36 (10.62%) Data Ingestion
10 36 (10.62%) Data Management
11 35 (10.32%) Visualisation
12 34 (10.03%) Problem-Solving
13 33 (9.73%) Machine Learning
14 32 (9.44%) Data Development
15 31 (9.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 185 (54.57%) SQL
2 170 (50.15%) Python
3 141 (41.59%) Scala
4 117 (34.51%) Java
5 33 (9.73%) R
6 24 (7.08%) Bash Shell
7 20 (5.90%) Go
8 17 (5.01%) C
8 17 (5.01%) Kotlin
9 16 (4.72%) Shell Script
10 15 (4.42%) Perl
10 15 (4.42%) PL/SQL
11 12 (3.54%) C#
12 10 (2.95%) C++
12 10 (2.95%) Ruby
13 9 (2.65%) JavaScript
14 6 (1.77%) HiveQL
15 5 (1.47%) PHP
16 4 (1.18%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (6.78%) Degree
2 21 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.01%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.18%) PhD
6 3 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.88%) PMP
7 2 (0.59%) HNC
7 2 (0.59%) HND
7 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.60%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 121 (35.69%) HDFS
2 59 (17.40%) Docker
3 17 (5.01%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.13%) Apache Flume
5 10 (2.95%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (2.95%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (2.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 75 (22.12%) Hadoop YARN
2 43 (12.68%) Kubernetes
2 43 (12.68%) Oozie
3 31 (9.14%) Ansible
4 26 (7.67%) Terraform
5 14 (4.13%) Puppet
6 9 (2.65%) Ambari
7 5 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.88%) Control-M
9 3 (0.88%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.59%) Grafana
10 2 (0.59%) logstash
11 1 (0.29%) Consul
11 1 (0.29%) Kibana
11 1 (0.29%) Mesos
11 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 88 (25.96%) Cloudera
2 55 (16.22%) Hortonworks
3 46 (13.57%) Oracle
4 37 (10.91%) Microsoft
5 35 (10.32%) Tableau
6 25 (7.37%) Google
7 20 (5.90%) Teradata
8 17 (5.01%) Talend
9 16 (4.72%) Informatica
10 12 (3.54%) StreamSets
11 7 (2.06%) Ab Initio
11 7 (2.06%) Foundry
11 7 (2.06%) MapR
11 7 (2.06%) Palantir
12 6 (1.77%) Databricks
12 6 (1.77%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (1.18%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.18%) SAP
14 3 (0.88%) IBM
14 3 (0.88%) JD Edwards