Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 360 428 316
Rank change year-on-year +68 -112 +23
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 333 238 782
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.42% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.92% 2.01% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 168 556
10th Percentile £373 £425 £394
25th Percentile £463 £463 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
75th Percentile £613 £625 £625
90th Percentile £650 £688 £699
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -0.98% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
10th Percentile £16.60 " "
25th Percentile £20.13 " £32.50
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £35.00
75th Percentile £29.97 " £47.50
90th Percentile £31.15 " £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 - -

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 11,403 11,840 21,226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.07% 21.07% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,824 8,084 14,732
10th Percentile £324 £321 £320
25th Percentile £405 £400 £391
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £575
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £430
% change year-on-year -2.78% +4.65% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 177 237
10th Percentile £13.50 £14.05 £14.00
25th Percentile £19.00 £18.25 £18.14
Median hourly rate £26.50 £24.70 £30.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.29% -17.67% -0.83%
75th Percentile £45.20 £46.00 £47.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £60.10 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% -25.00% -14.29%

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 23 April 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 23 April 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 23 April 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 +106 268 £550 - 53
London +58 153 £575 -4.17% 30
UK excluding London +62 107 £508 -0.98% 24
Work from Home -162 102 £540 +5.37% 6
South East +79 33 £488 -2.50% 9
North of England +42 21 £555 +8.29% 4
South West +43 17 £508 -6.41%
North West +30 12 £450 -18.18% 3
East of England +41 11 £350 -39.66% 5
Midlands +25 11 £521 -5.23% 4
West Midlands +23 11 £521 -6.08% 4
Yorkshire +21 9 £555 +16.84% 1
Wales +2 8 £515 +3.00% 1
Scotland -8 6 £525 -8.70%

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 286 (85.89%) Hadoop
2 271 (81.38%) Apache Spark
3 206 (61.86%) Big Data
4 159 (47.75%) Python
5 158 (47.45%) Scala
6 149 (44.74%) SQL
6 149 (44.74%) HDFS
7 130 (39.04%) Kafka
8 117 (35.14%) Java
9 109 (32.73%) ETL
10 108 (32.43%) Impala
11 104 (31.23%) HBase
11 104 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
12 98 (29.43%) Apache
12 98 (29.43%) Cloudera
13 92 (27.63%) AWS
14 85 (25.53%) Jenkins
15 77 (23.12%) Azure
15 77 (23.12%) Data Engineering
16 75 (22.52%) Finance
17 74 (22.22%) Security Cleared
17 74 (22.22%) Git (software)
18 69 (20.72%) DevOps
19 67 (20.12%) SC Cleared
20 60 (18.02%) Data Modelling
21 59 (17.72%) NoSQL
21 59 (17.72%) Analytics
21 59 (17.72%) Data Lake
22 58 (17.42%) Oozie
23 56 (16.82%) Linux

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
1 271 (81.38%) Apache Spark
2 98 (29.43%) Apache
3 40 (12.01%) Confluence
4 38 (11.41%) Apache Airflow
5 28 (8.41%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (3.30%) Apache Pig
7 9 (2.70%) SAS
8 6 (1.80%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.60%) Apache Pulsar
9 2 (0.60%) Camunda
9 2 (0.60%) Jupyter
9 2 (0.60%) Luigi
10 1 (0.30%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (1.80%) Stata
3 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.30%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.30%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.30%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 92 (27.63%) AWS
2 77 (23.12%) Azure
3 55 (16.52%) Amazon S3
4 46 (13.81%) GCP
5 31 (9.31%) Amazon EMR
6 22 (6.61%) GitHub
7 14 (4.20%) Power Platform
7 14 (4.20%) Serverless
8 13 (3.90%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (3.00%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (2.10%) AWS Step Functions
10 7 (2.10%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 6 (1.80%) Amazon Kinesis
11 6 (1.80%) PaaS
11 6 (1.80%) SaaS
12 5 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (1.20%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 4 (1.20%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.41%) Kerberos
2 7 (2.10%) SSL
3 5 (1.50%) Firewall
4 3 (0.90%) Network Security
5 1 (0.30%) FTP
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (85.89%) Hadoop
2 206 (61.86%) Big Data
3 108 (32.43%) Impala
4 104 (31.23%) HBase
5 59 (17.72%) Data Lake
5 59 (17.72%) NoSQL
6 54 (16.22%) Relational Database
7 38 (11.41%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (10.51%) MongoDB
9 33 (9.91%) MySQL
10 30 (9.01%) Spark SQL
11 27 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (7.81%) Pentaho
13 24 (7.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 23 (6.91%) Parquet
15 22 (6.61%) SQL Server
16 19 (5.71%) Tableau
17 18 (5.41%) Presto
18 15 (4.50%) Cloudera CDH
18 15 (4.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 85 (25.53%) Jenkins
2 74 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 43 (12.91%) JIRA
4 33 (9.91%) Sonatype Nexus
5 26 (7.81%) GitLab
6 24 (7.21%) IBM UrbanCode
7 23 (6.91%) Maven
8 11 (3.30%) Gradle
9 10 (3.00%) Artifactory
9 10 (3.00%) Bitbucket
10 9 (2.70%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.40%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.40%) JUnit
12 4 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.20%) ERwin
12 4 (1.20%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.90%) ProC
13 3 (0.90%) SonarQube
14 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 75 (22.52%) Finance
2 43 (12.91%) Banking
3 24 (7.21%) Public Sector
4 14 (4.20%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.80%) Marketing
5 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.50%) French Language
7 4 (1.20%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Front Office
8 3 (0.90%) Publishing
8 3 (0.90%) Retail
9 2 (0.60%) Electronics
9 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.60%) Games
9 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (34.53%) Data Engineer
2 93 (27.93%) Developer
3 45 (13.51%) Big Data Engineer
4 37 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
5 30 (9.01%) Architect
6 28 (8.41%) Apache Spark Developer
7 27 (8.11%) Scala Engineer
8 25 (7.51%) Scala Developer
9 23 (6.91%) Hadoop Developer
10 17 (5.11%) Analyst
10 17 (5.11%) Data Architect
11 16 (4.80%) AWS Engineer
12 14 (4.20%) Java Developer
12 14 (4.20%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.90%) Data Analyst
13 13 (3.90%) Hadoop Engineer
14 12 (3.60%) Cloud Engineer
15 11 (3.30%) Azure Engineer
15 11 (3.30%) Python Developer
16 10 (3.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (39.04%) Kafka
2 52 (15.62%) PySpark
3 34 (10.21%) Spark Streaming
4 18 (5.41%) Apache NiFi
4 18 (5.41%) JSON
5 17 (5.11%) Spring
6 14 (4.20%) XML
7 13 (3.90%) Apache Avro
8 12 (3.60%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (2.40%) J2EE
10 7 (2.10%) SAML
11 6 (1.80%) Anaconda
12 5 (1.50%) Lucene
12 5 (1.50%) Shiny
12 5 (1.50%) TensorFlow
13 4 (1.20%) JDBC
13 4 (1.20%) JMS
13 4 (1.20%) Pandas
13 4 (1.20%) RESTful
13 4 (1.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.31%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (3.90%) Algorithms
4 11 (3.30%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.40%) iPad
6 7 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.80%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (1.80%) VSAM
8 5 (1.50%) Equities
8 5 (1.50%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.90%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.90%) Linked Data
9 3 (0.90%) Social Media
10 2 (0.60%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.30%) Derivative
11 1 (0.30%) Marketing Technology
11 1 (0.30%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.30%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.82%) Linux
2 26 (7.81%) Unix
3 7 (2.10%) Windows
4 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (32.73%) ETL
2 104 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (23.12%) Data Engineering
4 69 (20.72%) DevOps
5 60 (18.02%) Data Modelling
6 59 (17.72%) Analytics
7 55 (16.52%) Data Ingestion
8 54 (16.22%) Scrum
9 44 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
10 38 (11.41%) Data Science
11 36 (10.81%) Data Management
12 33 (9.91%) ETL Development
12 33 (9.91%) Test Automation
13 32 (9.61%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (9.61%) Software Engineering
14 31 (9.31%) Migration
14 31 (9.31%) TDD
15 28 (8.41%) BDD
15 28 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (7.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (47.75%) Python
2 158 (47.45%) Scala
3 149 (44.74%) SQL
4 117 (35.14%) Java
5 33 (9.91%) Shell Script
6 24 (7.21%) R
7 15 (4.50%) Bash Shell
8 10 (3.00%) Elm
8 10 (3.00%) Haskell
9 7 (2.10%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.10%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.20%) Perl
10 4 (1.20%) VBA
11 3 (0.90%) C
11 3 (0.90%) HiveQL
11 3 (0.90%) Java 8
11 3 (0.90%) XPath
12 2 (0.60%) C++
12 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 74 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 67 (20.12%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.20%) Degree
4 10 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.10%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.20%) PhD
8 3 (0.90%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.11%) Data Quality
2 15 (4.50%) QA
3 4 (1.20%) SLA
4 3 (0.90%) GDPR
5 1 (0.30%) Basel II
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 149 (44.74%) HDFS
2 43 (12.91%) Docker
3 17 (5.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (3.30%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.30%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 58 (17.42%) Oozie
2 51 (15.32%) Ansible
3 50 (15.02%) Kubernetes
4 44 (13.21%) Hadoop YARN
5 11 (3.30%) Puppet
6 8 (2.40%) Control-M
6 8 (2.40%) Kibana
6 8 (2.40%) Terraform
7 7 (2.10%) Ambari
8 6 (1.80%) Grafana
9 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.60%) Apache Slider
Vendors
1 98 (29.43%) Cloudera
2 49 (14.71%) Oracle
3 21 (6.31%) Databricks
4 18 (5.41%) Hortonworks
5 17 (5.11%) Informatica
6 14 (4.20%) Google
7 13 (3.90%) MapR
8 11 (3.30%) Confluent
9 9 (2.70%) Teradata
10 8 (2.40%) Ab Initio
10 8 (2.40%) Alteryx
10 8 (2.40%) Microsoft
11 6 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.80%) Talend
12 5 (1.50%) StreamSets
13 4 (1.20%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.20%) Vertica
14 3 (0.90%) Solace
14 3 (0.90%) Splunk
14 3 (0.90%) TIBCO