Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 338 397 355
Rank change year-on-year +59 -42 +14
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 202 491 750
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.58% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.73% 2.66% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 360 544
Median daily rate £500 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £328 £437 £413
90th Percentile £675 £713 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -13.60% -4.76% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 7,396 18,469 23,640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.64% 21.82% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,705 12,556 16,472
Median daily rate £476 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.11% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £310 £320 £313
90th Percentile £663 £656 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -1.26% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 268 237
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £29.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +5.77% -2.30%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.71 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.75 £60.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -7.69% -1.52%

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 31 October 2020.

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
Top 14 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 31 October 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 +89 188 £475 -16.67% 31
London +29 95 £550 -4.35% 16
UK excluding London +152 91 £432 -13.60% 20
North of England +128 43 £450 -10.00% 3
North West +116 43 £450 -10.00% 3
Work from Home -97 31 £538 -20.37% 2
East of England +77 17 £631 +17.44% 1
Midlands +79 16 £432 -16.76% 5
West Midlands +71 14 £432 -4.00% 2
South East +122 12 £375 -22.08% 5
Scotland +28 3 £380 -19.95% 5
Wales - 3 - -
South West +100 2 - - 1
East Midlands +37 2 - - 3

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 162 (80.20%) Hadoop
2 124 (61.39%) Apache Spark
3 117 (57.92%) Big Data
4 107 (52.97%) Python
5 87 (43.07%) Security Cleared
6 86 (42.57%) Cloudera
7 85 (42.08%) Impala
8 83 (41.09%) SQL
9 80 (39.60%) HDFS
10 78 (38.61%) ETL
11 76 (37.62%) SC Cleared
12 69 (34.16%) AWS
13 63 (31.19%) Git (software)
13 63 (31.19%) Jenkins
14 58 (28.71%) Oracle
14 58 (28.71%) Ansible
15 57 (28.22%) Analytics
16 52 (25.74%) Apache
17 51 (25.25%) Java
18 49 (24.26%) Relational Database
19 47 (23.27%) Amazon S3
20 44 (21.78%) DevOps
21 42 (20.79%) MySQL
22 41 (20.30%) Scala
23 40 (19.80%) Azure
24 39 (19.31%) Data Modelling
24 39 (19.31%) Data Engineering
25 38 (18.81%) Data Science
26 36 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
27 34 (16.83%) Data Ingestion

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
1 124 (61.39%) Apache Spark
2 52 (25.74%) Apache
3 19 (9.41%) Confluence
4 18 (8.91%) Apache Pig
5 11 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (5.45%) Mule
5 11 (5.45%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.96%) Apache Airflow
7 6 (2.97%) Jupyter
8 5 (2.48%) Tornado
9 4 (1.98%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (11.88%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.45%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 69 (34.16%) AWS
2 47 (23.27%) Amazon S3
3 40 (19.80%) Azure
4 29 (14.36%) Amazon EMR
5 14 (6.93%) GCP
6 11 (5.45%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (3.96%) Serverless
8 6 (2.97%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (2.48%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (2.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (1.49%) SaaS
11 2 (0.99%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.50%) Apigee
12 1 (0.50%) AWS Step Functions
12 1 (0.50%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.50%) Logic Apps
12 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.50%) Power Platform
12 1 (0.50%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.98%) VPN
2 2 (0.99%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.99%) SSL
3 1 (0.50%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (80.20%) Hadoop
2 117 (57.92%) Big Data
3 85 (42.08%) Impala
4 49 (24.26%) Relational Database
5 42 (20.79%) MySQL
6 26 (12.87%) Pentaho
7 23 (11.39%) HBase
8 20 (9.90%) Data Lake
9 18 (8.91%) NoSQL
9 18 (8.91%) SQL Server
10 17 (8.42%) MongoDB
11 14 (6.93%) Amazon Redshift
12 12 (5.94%) Oracle Database
13 9 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (3.96%) Tableau
15 7 (3.47%) Sqoop
16 6 (2.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 6 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 63 (31.19%) Git (software)
1 63 (31.19%) Jenkins
2 19 (9.41%) JIRA
3 12 (5.94%) Cucumber
4 11 (5.45%) Postman
4 11 (5.45%) SoapUI
4 11 (5.45%) Toad
5 10 (4.95%) Selenium
6 9 (4.46%) TeamCity
7 8 (3.96%) GitLab
8 5 (2.48%) Hudson
8 5 (2.48%) kappa
8 5 (2.48%) ProC
9 3 (1.49%) JMeter
10 2 (0.99%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.50%) ERwin
11 1 (0.50%) Gatling
11 1 (0.50%) JUnit
11 1 (0.50%) Mocha
11 1 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (9.41%) Public Sector
2 18 (8.91%) Finance
3 14 (6.93%) Banking
4 6 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.98%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.98%) Legal
5 4 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (26.24%) Developer
2 51 (25.25%) Data Engineer
3 18 (8.91%) Architect
4 17 (8.42%) Data Scientist
5 16 (7.92%) Big Data Engineer
5 16 (7.92%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (7.92%) Data Architect
6 15 (7.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (6.93%) Hadoop Engineer
8 13 (6.44%) Analyst
9 12 (5.94%) Python Developer
10 9 (4.46%) Azure Engineer
10 9 (4.46%) Pentaho Developer
10 9 (4.46%) Test Analyst
11 8 (3.96%) AWS DevOps
12 7 (3.47%) AWS Engineer
12 7 (3.47%) Big Data Developer
12 7 (3.47%) ETL Developer
13 6 (2.97%) Administrator
13 6 (2.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.35%) Kafka
2 19 (9.41%) PySpark
3 15 (7.43%) JSON
4 13 (6.44%) XML
5 12 (5.94%) RabbitMQ
5 12 (5.94%) scikit-learn
5 12 (5.94%) SOAP
6 9 (4.46%) Pandas
6 9 (4.46%) TensorFlow
7 8 (3.96%) Keras
7 8 (3.96%) NumPy
7 8 (3.96%) PyTorch
7 8 (3.96%) XGBoost
8 7 (3.47%) Anaconda
8 7 (3.47%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (3.47%) Spring
9 6 (2.97%) CSS
9 6 (2.97%) HTML
9 6 (2.97%) HTML5
10 5 (2.48%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.92%) Algorithms
3 14 (6.93%) Credit Risk
4 8 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.97%) Reference Data
6 5 (2.48%) Social Media
7 4 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.49%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.49%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.99%) Equities
9 2 (0.99%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.99%) NHS
9 2 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.99%) User Experience
10 1 (0.50%) Life Science
10 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.40%) Linux
2 14 (6.93%) Windows
3 13 (6.44%) Unix
4 2 (0.99%) CentOS
4 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (38.61%) ETL
2 57 (28.22%) Analytics
3 44 (21.78%) DevOps
4 39 (19.31%) Data Engineering
4 39 (19.31%) Data Modelling
5 38 (18.81%) Data Science
6 36 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (16.83%) Data Ingestion
8 30 (14.85%) Machine Learning
9 27 (13.37%) ETL Development
9 27 (13.37%) Unit Testing
10 25 (12.38%) Visualisation
11 24 (11.88%) Configuration Management
11 24 (11.88%) Data Acquisition
12 23 (11.39%) Data Integration
12 23 (11.39%) Release Management
13 22 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (10.40%) Data Analytics
14 21 (10.40%) Microservices
15 20 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 107 (52.97%) Python
2 83 (41.09%) SQL
3 51 (25.25%) Java
4 41 (20.30%) Scala
5 25 (12.38%) Bash Shell
6 20 (9.90%) PowerShell
7 17 (8.42%) R
8 12 (5.94%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.45%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.46%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.49%) Java 8
11 3 (1.49%) Perl
12 2 (0.99%) C#
13 1 (0.50%) C++
13 1 (0.50%) Clojure
13 1 (0.50%) Go
13 1 (0.50%) Groovy
13 1 (0.50%) Julia
13 1 (0.50%) Korn
13 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (43.07%) Security Cleared
2 76 (37.62%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.92%) Degree
4 9 (4.46%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (3.96%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.97%) TOGAF Certification
7 4 (1.98%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.98%) ISEB
7 4 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.96%) QA
2 7 (3.47%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.48%) GxP
4 2 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (39.60%) HDFS
2 29 (14.36%) Docker
3 12 (5.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (3.96%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.97%) Apache Flume
6 4 (1.98%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 58 (28.71%) Ansible
2 31 (15.35%) Kubernetes
3 24 (11.88%) Terraform
4 10 (4.95%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (1.98%) Puppet
6 3 (1.49%) Oozie
7 2 (0.99%) Rancher
8 1 (0.50%) Grafana
8 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 86 (42.57%) Cloudera
2 58 (28.71%) Oracle
3 23 (11.39%) Hortonworks
4 14 (6.93%) SAP
4 14 (6.93%) Teradata
5 12 (5.94%) Talend
6 11 (5.45%) Informatica
7 10 (4.95%) Ab Initio
7 10 (4.95%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.96%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.48%) Google
10 3 (1.49%) Databricks
10 3 (1.49%) MapR
10 3 (1.49%) Splunk
10 3 (1.49%) StreamSets
11 2 (0.99%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.50%) Clearswift
12 1 (0.50%) IBM
12 1 (0.50%) MicroStrategy