Period
to 17 February 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 February 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 326 357 326
Rank change year-on-year +31 -31 +165
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 764 671 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.67% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.51% 3.05% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 494 474
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £425 £406 £413
90th Percentile £700 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £507
% change year-on-year - -1.28% -7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £29.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.93% -16.07%
10th Percentile £42.50 £42.50 £27.65
90th Percentile £55.50 £82.50 £33.60
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 21,788 21,964 21,556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.31% 21.83% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,993 15,282 14,410
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 255 307
UK median hourly rate £33.00 £34.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +23.64% -1.79%
10th Percentile £13.20 £15.07 £9.75
90th Percentile £57.36 £56.83 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £38.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.73% +53.00% -9.09%

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 February 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 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 17 February 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 +26 742 £550 - 136
London +56 462 £550 -4.35% 78
UK excluding London -3 293 £500 - 65
South East -31 95 £538 +2.38% 20
North of England +7 78 £525 +1.50% 15
South West -21 41 £500 +11.11% 7
East of England +34 40 £545 +11.79% 8
North West +14 39 £588 -2.08% 6
Yorkshire -7 35 £493 -6.19% 9
Midlands -4 22 £450 -10.00% 8
East Midlands -7 13 £360 -28.00% 4
Scotland +4 11 £475 +18.75% 4
West Midlands -12 9 £475 -5.00% 3
Wales +4 6 £500 - 1
North East -7 5 £500 -18.03%
Northern Ireland +15 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 666 (87.17%) Hadoop
2 587 (76.83%) Big Data
3 541 (70.81%) Apache Spark
4 414 (54.19%) Python
5 352 (46.07%) SQL
6 303 (39.66%) Kafka
7 254 (33.25%) Java
8 235 (30.76%) Analytics
9 229 (29.97%) ETL
10 228 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
11 222 (29.06%) Amazon AWS
12 219 (28.66%) HBase
13 202 (26.44%) Scala
14 198 (25.92%) Data Warehouse
15 195 (25.52%) Data Science
16 177 (23.17%) Cloudera
17 167 (21.86%) Machine Learning
18 164 (21.47%) Impala
18 164 (21.47%) Data Modelling
19 160 (20.94%) Finance
20 151 (19.76%) HDFS
21 133 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
22 132 (17.28%) Unix
23 131 (17.15%) NoSQL
23 131 (17.15%) MapReduce
24 130 (17.02%) Linux
25 123 (16.10%) Hortonworks
26 122 (15.97%) Hadoop YARN
27 113 (14.79%) Relational Database
28 112 (14.66%) Oozie

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
1 541 (70.81%) Apache Spark
2 88 (11.52%) Apache
3 76 (9.95%) Apache Pig
4 56 (7.33%) Elasticsearch
4 56 (7.33%) SAS
5 40 (5.24%) Apache Solr
6 22 (2.88%) Confluence
7 12 (1.57%) Jupyter
8 10 (1.31%) nginx
9 9 (1.18%) Apache Airflow
10 5 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.65%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.52%) Luigi
12 3 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.09%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.52%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.26%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) SAP MM
1 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.39%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.13%) Actimize
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) Exstream
3 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.13%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.13%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.13%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 222 (29.06%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (14.27%) Amazon EMR
3 97 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 78 (10.21%) Amazon S3
5 65 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 43 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
7 34 (4.45%) Serverless
8 22 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
9 20 (2.62%) Amazon Kinesis
10 17 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (1.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 13 (1.70%) Azure Data Factory
12 13 (1.70%) IaaS
13 12 (1.57%) GitHub
13 12 (1.57%) PaaS
14 6 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.79%) SaaS
15 5 (0.65%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 5 (0.65%) Datadog
16 4 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.80%) Kerberos
2 28 (3.66%) Firewall
2 28 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 21 (2.75%) SSH
4 18 (2.36%) Internet
5 10 (1.31%) DNS
5 10 (1.31%) VPN
6 7 (0.92%) HTTP
6 7 (0.92%) SSL
7 5 (0.65%) LAN
7 5 (0.65%) WAN
8 3 (0.39%) ICMP
9 2 (0.26%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.26%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.13%) Network Security
10 1 (0.13%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 666 (87.17%) Hadoop
2 587 (76.83%) Big Data
3 219 (28.66%) HBase
4 198 (25.92%) Data Warehouse
5 164 (21.47%) Impala
6 131 (17.15%) NoSQL
7 113 (14.79%) Relational Database
8 112 (14.66%) Sqoop
9 111 (14.53%) Data Lake
10 94 (12.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 91 (11.91%) MongoDB
12 71 (9.29%) PostgreSQL
13 67 (8.77%) SQL Server
14 61 (7.98%) MySQL
15 44 (5.76%) OLAP
16 42 (5.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 36 (4.71%) Flink
17 36 (4.71%) OLAP Cube
17 36 (4.71%) Star Schema
18 35 (4.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 110 (14.40%) Jenkins
2 76 (9.95%) Git (software)
3 46 (6.02%) JIRA
4 22 (2.88%) Maven
5 14 (1.83%) Selenium
6 13 (1.70%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.57%) ERwin
8 9 (1.18%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.18%) Subversion
9 8 (1.05%) Artifactory
9 8 (1.05%) GitLab
10 7 (0.92%) ER Studio
10 7 (0.92%) JUnit
10 7 (0.92%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.79%) Gerrit
11 6 (0.79%) IntelliJ
11 6 (0.79%) JBehave
12 5 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.65%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 160 (20.94%) Finance
2 63 (8.25%) Banking
3 37 (4.84%) Legal
4 36 (4.71%) Retail
5 20 (2.62%) Marketing
6 15 (1.96%) Publishing
7 14 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.92%) Games
9 7 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.65%) Front Office
10 5 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.52%) Automotive
12 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.26%) Advertising
13 2 (0.26%) Back Office
13 2 (0.26%) Electronics
13 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 279 (36.52%) Data Engineer
2 185 (24.21%) Developer
3 143 (18.72%) Big Data Engineer
4 88 (11.52%) Architect
5 78 (10.21%) Hadoop Engineer
6 71 (9.29%) Big Data Developer
7 69 (9.03%) Python Engineer
8 53 (6.94%) Data Architect
9 51 (6.68%) Data Scientist
10 37 (4.84%) Big Data Architect
11 34 (4.45%) Hadoop Developer
12 31 (4.06%) Senior Data Engineer
13 28 (3.66%) Software Engineer
14 26 (3.40%) Apache Spark Developer
14 26 (3.40%) Scala Developer
15 25 (3.27%) Analyst
15 25 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
16 23 (3.01%) Consultant
16 23 (3.01%) Platform Engineer
17 21 (2.75%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (39.66%) Kafka
2 73 (9.55%) Spark Streaming
3 69 (9.03%) PySpark
4 39 (5.10%) TensorFlow
5 36 (4.71%) Web Services
6 35 (4.58%) Apache NiFi
7 28 (3.66%) MLlib
8 24 (3.14%) RabbitMQ
8 24 (3.14%) Spring
9 20 (2.62%) REST
9 20 (2.62%) Theano
10 19 (2.49%) NumPy
11 18 (2.36%) Natural Language Processing
12 17 (2.23%) Torch
13 15 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
14 14 (1.83%) SOAP
15 13 (1.70%) Apache Camel
15 13 (1.70%) Pandas
16 12 (1.57%) Flask
16 12 (1.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 133 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (8.90%) Algorithms
3 33 (4.32%) Data Structures
4 24 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (1.57%) Fintech
6 12 (1.57%) Wiki
7 8 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 7 (0.92%) User Experience
9 4 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (0.52%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.39%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.39%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (0.39%) Derivative
10 3 (0.39%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.39%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.39%) RIA
11 2 (0.26%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.26%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 132 (17.28%) Unix
2 130 (17.02%) Linux
3 25 (3.27%) Windows
4 9 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.65%) Solaris
6 3 (0.39%) Android
6 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.13%) CentOS
8 1 (0.13%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.13%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (30.76%) Analytics
2 229 (29.97%) ETL
3 228 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
4 195 (25.52%) Data Science
5 167 (21.86%) Machine Learning
6 164 (21.47%) Data Modelling
7 131 (17.15%) MapReduce
8 111 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
9 106 (13.87%) Data Analysis
10 101 (13.22%) DevOps
11 93 (12.17%) Scrum
12 84 (10.99%) Software Engineering
13 70 (9.16%) TDD
14 68 (8.90%) Open Source
15 66 (8.64%) Computer Science
16 64 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
16 64 (8.38%) Visualisation
17 61 (7.98%) Data Analytics
18 60 (7.85%) Data Ingestion
19 51 (6.68%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 414 (54.19%) Python
2 352 (46.07%) SQL
3 254 (33.25%) Java
4 202 (26.44%) Scala
5 74 (9.69%) R
6 68 (8.90%) Shell Script
7 36 (4.71%) Bash Shell
8 31 (4.06%) C++
9 30 (3.93%) JavaScript
9 30 (3.93%) PL/SQL
10 25 (3.27%) C
11 23 (3.01%) C#
12 17 (2.23%) Java 8
12 17 (2.23%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.96%) MATLAB
14 14 (1.83%) Go
15 13 (1.70%) Korn
16 10 (1.31%) Ruby
17 9 (1.18%) Perl
17 9 (1.18%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 68 (8.90%) Degree
2 52 (6.81%) Master's Degree
3 30 (3.93%) PhD
4 20 (2.62%) Security Cleared
5 17 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.79%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.79%) MCSE
7 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.39%) CCNA
8 3 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.39%) CISSP
8 3 (0.39%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (0.39%) GIAC
8 3 (0.39%) Linux+ Certification
8 3 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (0.39%) SANS
8 3 (0.39%) SSCP
9 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.51%) Data Quality
2 26 (3.40%) QA
3 8 (1.05%) SLA
4 4 (0.52%) GDPR
4 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.13%) EMIR
5 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 151 (19.76%) HDFS
2 91 (11.91%) Apache Flume
3 54 (7.07%) Docker
4 31 (4.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.39%) vSphere
7 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.26%) NFS
7 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.13%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 122 (15.97%) Hadoop YARN
2 112 (14.66%) Oozie
3 62 (8.12%) Ansible
4 40 (5.24%) Terraform
5 35 (4.58%) Kubernetes
5 35 (4.58%) Puppet
6 27 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (3.01%) Ambari
8 12 (1.57%) Control-M
9 11 (1.44%) Tivoli
10 10 (1.31%) Kibana
10 10 (1.31%) logstash
11 7 (0.92%) Grafana
11 7 (0.92%) Mesos
12 6 (0.79%) ITRS Geneos
12 6 (0.79%) Marathon
12 6 (0.79%) Prometheus
13 4 (0.52%) Graylog
13 4 (0.52%) QRadar
14 3 (0.39%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 177 (23.17%) Cloudera
2 123 (16.10%) Hortonworks
3 65 (8.51%) Oracle
4 62 (8.12%) Google
5 52 (6.81%) Tableau
6 49 (6.41%) Talend
7 46 (6.02%) Informatica
8 36 (4.71%) Teradata
9 31 (4.06%) Microsoft
10 23 (3.01%) MapR
11 17 (2.23%) Ab Initio
12 15 (1.96%) Splunk
13 12 (1.57%) MicroStrategy
14 10 (1.31%) Netezza
15 9 (1.18%) DataFlux
15 9 (1.18%) IBM
16 8 (1.05%) Alteryx
16 8 (1.05%) Cognos
16 8 (1.05%) Datameer
16 8 (1.05%) SAP