Period
to 17 October 2019

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 October 2019 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 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 372 348 350
Rank change year-on-year -24 +2 +97
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 537 753 701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.73% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.93% 3.24% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 548 499
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £438 £419 £363
90th Percentile £700 £704 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -3.33% +10.53% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
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 18,354 23,254 22,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.57% 22.54% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,529 16,220 14,866
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 228 280
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.51 £12.46 £13.48
90th Percentile £60.00 £56.42 £53.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -2.99% +4.69% +12.28%

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 October 2019.

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 October 2019. 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 -43 483 £550 - 74
London -19 320 £575 +4.55% 49
UK excluding London +20 210 £508 -3.33% 34
South East +17 58 £475 -9.52% 9
Scotland +61 48 £475 -5.00% 8
East of England +33 32 £520 -9.57% 4
North of England -7 31 £513 -2.38% 2
Midlands +58 26 £519 +9.26% 4
North West +15 17 £550 - 1
East Midlands +44 15 £525 -8.70% 2
South West -45 13 £525 - 6
Yorkshire +2 12 £488 +2.63%
West Midlands +37 11 £450 - 2
North East +18 2 £544 -18.33% 1
Northern Ireland +5 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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.

1 441 (82.12%) Apache Spark
2 408 (75.98%) Hadoop
3 388 (72.25%) Big Data
4 276 (51.40%) SQL
5 273 (50.84%) Python
6 234 (43.58%) Kafka
7 198 (36.87%) Scala
8 192 (35.75%) Impala
9 183 (34.08%) Agile Software Development
10 165 (30.73%) Java
11 163 (30.35%) AWS
12 147 (27.37%) Analytics
13 143 (26.63%) ETL
14 135 (25.14%) Data Modelling
15 134 (24.95%) HBase
16 130 (24.21%) HDFS
17 115 (21.42%) Data Warehouse
18 111 (20.67%) Cloudera
19 106 (19.74%) Finance
20 104 (19.37%) Data Science
21 94 (17.50%) DevOps
22 93 (17.32%) Linux
23 87 (16.20%) Oracle
23 87 (16.20%) Docker
24 79 (14.71%) Machine Learning
24 79 (14.71%) Banking
24 79 (14.71%) Hadoop YARN
25 78 (14.53%) Data Engineering
25 78 (14.53%) Azure
26 76 (14.15%) Git (software)

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
1 441 (82.12%) Apache Spark
2 44 (8.19%) Apache
3 35 (6.52%) SAS
4 34 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
5 30 (5.59%) Apache Pig
6 22 (4.10%) Jupyter
7 19 (3.54%) Apache Airflow
8 13 (2.42%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.93%) Confluence
10 2 (0.37%) Luigi
10 2 (0.37%) nginx
11 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.30%) SPSS
3 5 (0.93%) Stata
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.19%) Actimize
2 1 (0.19%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 163 (30.35%) AWS
2 78 (14.53%) Azure
3 75 (13.97%) GCP
4 60 (11.17%) Amazon S3
5 59 (10.99%) Amazon EMR
6 40 (7.45%) Serverless
7 34 (6.33%) AWS Lambda
8 29 (5.40%) Amazon Kinesis
9 27 (5.03%) Amazon SQS
10 23 (4.28%) GitHub
11 21 (3.91%) Power Platform
12 15 (2.79%) Amazon SageMaker
13 13 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
15 11 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (1.30%) Amazon ECS
17 5 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
17 5 (0.93%) Google Analytics
18 4 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 4 (0.74%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.10%) Kerberos
2 16 (2.98%) SSL
3 9 (1.68%) DNS
3 9 (1.68%) Internet
4 7 (1.30%) SAN
5 4 (0.74%) Multicast
6 1 (0.19%) Broadband
6 1 (0.19%) Firewall
6 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 408 (75.98%) Hadoop
2 388 (72.25%) Big Data
3 192 (35.75%) Impala
4 134 (24.95%) HBase
5 115 (21.42%) Data Warehouse
6 74 (13.78%) Data Lake
7 73 (13.59%) Spark SQL
8 71 (13.22%) PostgreSQL
9 66 (12.29%) NoSQL
10 64 (11.92%) MySQL
11 62 (11.55%) SQL Server
12 55 (10.24%) Sqoop
13 47 (8.75%) Amazon Redshift
13 47 (8.75%) MongoDB
14 46 (8.57%) Relational Database
15 31 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
16 26 (4.84%) Amazon Aurora
16 26 (4.84%) Flink
17 25 (4.66%) Presto
17 25 (4.66%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 76 (14.15%) Git (software)
2 75 (13.97%) Jenkins
3 27 (5.03%) Artifactory
4 25 (4.66%) JIRA
4 25 (4.66%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (2.23%) Maven
6 10 (1.86%) GitLab
7 9 (1.68%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.68%) IntelliJ
7 9 (1.68%) Subversion
8 8 (1.49%) Gradle
9 7 (1.30%) JUnit
10 6 (1.12%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.93%) ERwin
11 5 (0.93%) Hudson
12 4 (0.74%) FindBugs
12 4 (0.74%) Selenium
12 4 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.56%) Ant
General
1 106 (19.74%) Finance
2 79 (14.71%) Banking
3 33 (6.15%) Investment Banking
4 14 (2.61%) Retail
5 11 (2.05%) Legal
6 10 (1.86%) Public Sector
6 10 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.49%) Front Office
7 8 (1.49%) Publishing
7 8 (1.49%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.93%) Marketing
9 4 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Games
11 2 (0.37%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 237 (44.13%) Data Engineer
2 118 (21.97%) Developer
3 103 (19.18%) Big Data Engineer
4 53 (9.87%) Architect
5 46 (8.57%) Big Data Developer
6 38 (7.08%) Hadoop Engineer
7 36 (6.70%) Data Architect
8 34 (6.33%) Python Developer
9 30 (5.59%) Scala Developer
10 29 (5.40%) Python Engineer
11 25 (4.66%) Cloud Engineer
12 21 (3.91%) Data Scientist
13 18 (3.35%) Senior Data Engineer
14 17 (3.17%) Analyst
14 17 (3.17%) Big Data Architect
15 16 (2.98%) Administrator
15 16 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
16 15 (2.79%) Apache Spark Developer
16 15 (2.79%) Java Engineer
17 14 (2.61%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (43.58%) Kafka
2 43 (8.01%) PySpark
3 41 (7.64%) Spark Streaming
4 28 (5.21%) Apache NiFi
5 24 (4.47%) Web Services
6 23 (4.28%) Spring
7 16 (2.98%) Play Framework
7 16 (2.98%) scikit-learn
8 15 (2.79%) MLlib
9 14 (2.61%) RESTful
10 13 (2.42%) Spring Boot
11 12 (2.23%) Pandas
12 11 (2.05%) Elastic Stack
12 11 (2.05%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (1.86%) Java Concurrency
13 10 (1.86%) Lambda Expressions
13 10 (1.86%) React
14 9 (1.68%) Apache Avro
14 9 (1.68%) Natural Language Processing
15 7 (1.30%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (8.38%) Data Structures
3 39 (7.26%) Algorithms
4 20 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (1.86%) Cloud Native
7 7 (1.30%) Life Science
8 6 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.56%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.56%) NHS
9 3 (0.56%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.56%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.56%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.37%) Clustering
10 2 (0.37%) Replication
10 2 (0.37%) Social Media
11 1 (0.19%) Derivative
11 1 (0.19%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.19%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 93 (17.32%) Linux
2 75 (13.97%) Unix
3 18 (3.35%) Windows
4 12 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.68%) CentOS
6 7 (1.30%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.56%) Android
7 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (34.08%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (27.37%) Analytics
3 143 (26.63%) ETL
4 135 (25.14%) Data Modelling
5 104 (19.37%) Data Science
6 94 (17.50%) DevOps
7 79 (14.71%) Machine Learning
8 78 (14.53%) Data Engineering
9 67 (12.48%) Migration
10 66 (12.29%) Data Analysis
11 63 (11.73%) Scrum
12 62 (11.55%) SDLC
13 56 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
14 54 (10.06%) Visualisation
15 50 (9.31%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (8.19%) Data Management
17 42 (7.82%) MapReduce
17 42 (7.82%) Use Case
18 41 (7.64%) Data Ingestion
19 39 (7.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 276 (51.40%) SQL
2 273 (50.84%) Python
3 198 (36.87%) Scala
4 165 (30.73%) Java
5 52 (9.68%) R
6 29 (5.40%) Shell Script
7 20 (3.72%) PL/SQL
8 18 (3.35%) Go
8 18 (3.35%) JavaScript
9 14 (2.61%) Bash Shell
9 14 (2.61%) C
9 14 (2.61%) Kotlin
10 13 (2.42%) Perl
11 12 (2.23%) MATLAB
12 10 (1.86%) C++
13 9 (1.68%) PHP
14 6 (1.12%) C#
14 6 (1.12%) HiveQL
14 6 (1.12%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (5.40%) Security Cleared
2 25 (4.66%) SC Cleared
3 24 (4.47%) Degree
4 18 (3.35%) PMI Certification
4 18 (3.35%) PMP
5 4 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.74%) PhD
5 4 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.56%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.37%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.37%) HNC
7 2 (0.37%) HND
7 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.19%) CCA
8 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.56%) QA
3 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 130 (24.21%) HDFS
2 87 (16.20%) Docker
3 47 (8.75%) Apache Flume
4 13 (2.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (2.05%) Active Directory
6 7 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 79 (14.71%) Hadoop YARN
2 71 (13.22%) Oozie
3 58 (10.80%) Kubernetes
4 40 (7.45%) Ansible
5 24 (4.47%) Puppet
6 21 (3.91%) Terraform
7 8 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.30%) Ambari
9 5 (0.93%) Mesos
10 4 (0.74%) Consul
10 4 (0.74%) logstash
10 4 (0.74%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.56%) Control-M
11 3 (0.56%) Kibana
12 2 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.37%) Salt
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Slider
13 1 (0.19%) Marathon
Vendors
1 111 (20.67%) Cloudera
2 87 (16.20%) Oracle
3 65 (12.10%) Google
4 52 (9.68%) Hortonworks
5 49 (9.12%) Informatica
6 43 (8.01%) Tableau
7 40 (7.45%) Talend
8 37 (6.89%) Microsoft
9 27 (5.03%) Teradata
10 21 (3.91%) MicroStrategy
11 13 (2.42%) Databricks
12 9 (1.68%) StreamSets
13 8 (1.49%) Ab Initio
13 8 (1.49%) Palantir
13 8 (1.49%) Splunk
14 7 (1.30%) Foundry
14 7 (1.30%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.12%) SAP
15 6 (1.12%) Vertica
16 5 (0.93%) Sybase