Period
to 17 August 2018

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 August 2018 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 339 470
Rank change year-on-year -4 +131 +170
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 770 698 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.73% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.28% 3.23% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 477 359
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.98% -2.27%
10th Percentile £415 £358 £375
90th Percentile £688 £675 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £522 £438 £525
% change year-on-year +19.31% -16.67% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +35.71% - -

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 23,495 21,638 24,139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.80% 22.60% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,406 14,416 16,181
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 251 381
UK median hourly rate £28.75 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.26% +8.77% +4.34%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.30 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.98 £52.50 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £31.75 £29.76
% change year-on-year -9.45% +6.68% +8.23%

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 August 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Hive over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 August 2018. 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 -6 738 £550 +8.91% 91
London +11 489 £550 +4.76% 56
UK excluding London -19 274 £522 +19.31% 45
North of England +34 98 £525 +5.00% 9
Yorkshire +7 61 £500 -1.48% 5
South East -52 58 £500 +24.84% 11
South West +5 48 £525 +16.67% 4
North West +15 35 £550 -9.84% 3
East of England -26 23 £550 +12.82% 6
Midlands -1 19 £588 +17.50% 4
Scotland -38 18 £488 +21.88% 9
East Midlands +3 14 £675 +31.71%
Wales -7 8 £550 +37.50% 2
West Midlands -21 5 £411 -17.38% 4
North East -14 3 £625 +2.46% 1
Northern Ireland +14 2 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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.

1 704 (91.43%) Hadoop
2 648 (84.16%) Big Data
3 544 (70.65%) Apache Spark
4 392 (50.91%) Kafka
5 352 (45.71%) SQL
6 329 (42.73%) Python
7 326 (42.34%) Java
8 298 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
9 281 (36.49%) HBase
10 265 (34.42%) Analytics
11 251 (32.60%) Finance
12 229 (29.74%) Scala
13 226 (29.35%) ETL
14 213 (27.66%) HDFS
15 212 (27.53%) Data Science
16 208 (27.01%) Data Warehouse
17 207 (26.88%) Amazon AWS
18 195 (25.32%) Oozie
19 187 (24.29%) Data Modelling
20 179 (23.25%) Impala
21 172 (22.34%) Cloudera
22 169 (21.95%) NoSQL
23 160 (20.78%) Scrum
24 159 (20.65%) Linux
25 152 (19.74%) Machine Learning
26 148 (19.22%) DevOps
27 138 (17.92%) Apache Pig
28 128 (16.62%) Jenkins
28 128 (16.62%) Apache
29 127 (16.49%) Hadoop YARN

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
1 544 (70.65%) Apache Spark
2 138 (17.92%) Apache Pig
3 128 (16.62%) Apache
4 80 (10.39%) Elasticsearch
5 51 (6.62%) Apache Solr
6 48 (6.23%) SAS
7 26 (3.38%) Confluence
8 18 (2.34%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (1.95%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.56%) GemFire
11 10 (1.30%) nginx
12 6 (0.78%) Apache Airflow
13 4 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.26%) Luigi
14 2 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
15 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (4.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.52%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.26%) Shockwave
4 2 (0.26%) SPSS
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.26%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 207 (26.88%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 75 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
5 41 (5.32%) Amazon EMR
6 40 (5.19%) GitHub
7 38 (4.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 36 (4.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 29 (3.77%) PaaS
10 17 (2.21%) Amazon Kinesis
10 17 (2.21%) Serverless
11 15 (1.95%) Slack
12 13 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
13 11 (1.43%) Azure Data Factory
13 11 (1.43%) Google Analytics
13 11 (1.43%) IaaS
14 8 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
16 4 (0.52%) SaaS
17 3 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.36%) Kerberos
2 22 (2.86%) SSL
3 17 (2.21%) VPN
4 13 (1.69%) Firewall
5 10 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.04%) DNS
6 8 (1.04%) HTTP
7 7 (0.91%) Internet
8 5 (0.65%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.65%) ICMP
9 4 (0.52%) FTP
9 4 (0.52%) Network Security
9 4 (0.52%) SNA
9 4 (0.52%) SSH
10 3 (0.39%) DSL
11 1 (0.13%) Multicast
11 1 (0.13%) SMS
11 1 (0.13%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 704 (91.43%) Hadoop
2 648 (84.16%) Big Data
3 281 (36.49%) HBase
4 208 (27.01%) Data Warehouse
5 179 (23.25%) Impala
6 169 (21.95%) NoSQL
7 125 (16.23%) SQL Server
8 120 (15.58%) Sqoop
9 111 (14.42%) MongoDB
10 101 (13.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 97 (12.60%) Relational Database
12 88 (11.43%) OLAP
13 86 (11.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 83 (10.78%) Data Lake
15 75 (9.74%) Star Schema
16 73 (9.48%) PostgreSQL
17 70 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
18 62 (8.05%) Amazon Redshift
19 58 (7.53%) MySQL
20 45 (5.84%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 128 (16.62%) Jenkins
2 101 (13.12%) Git (software)
3 50 (6.49%) Maven
4 48 (6.23%) JIRA
5 29 (3.77%) Cucumber
6 28 (3.64%) JUnit
7 25 (3.25%) Eclipse
7 25 (3.25%) IntelliJ
8 21 (2.73%) Artifactory
9 20 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (2.08%) GitLab
11 15 (1.95%) Subversion
12 9 (1.17%) ERwin
13 7 (0.91%) Jasmine
13 7 (0.91%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.78%) FishEye
14 6 (0.78%) Hudson
14 6 (0.78%) SonarQube
14 6 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (0.65%) TeamCity
General
1 251 (32.60%) Finance
2 75 (9.74%) Banking
3 27 (3.51%) Retail
4 23 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.21%) Games
6 15 (1.95%) Marketing
7 14 (1.82%) Legal
8 12 (1.56%) Publishing
9 9 (1.17%) Front Office
10 7 (0.91%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.78%) Back Office
12 4 (0.52%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.39%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.26%) French Language
15 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.13%) Electronics
15 1 (0.13%) German Language
15 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 243 (31.56%) Data Engineer
2 200 (25.97%) Developer
3 163 (21.17%) Big Data Engineer
4 129 (16.75%) Hadoop Engineer
5 108 (14.03%) Big Data Developer
6 87 (11.30%) Architect
7 69 (8.96%) Data Architect
8 56 (7.27%) Hadoop Developer
9 53 (6.88%) Big Data Architect
10 40 (5.19%) Platform Engineer
11 37 (4.81%) Data Scientist
12 35 (4.55%) Java Engineer
13 34 (4.42%) Software Engineer
14 33 (4.29%) Python Engineer
14 33 (4.29%) Senior Data Engineer
15 32 (4.16%) Analyst
15 32 (4.16%) AWS Engineer
16 31 (4.03%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
17 29 (3.77%) Java Developer
18 27 (3.51%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (50.91%) Kafka
2 63 (8.18%) Spark Streaming
3 45 (5.84%) RabbitMQ
4 37 (4.81%) Spring
5 32 (4.16%) JSON
6 30 (3.90%) AngularJS
7 25 (3.25%) RESTful
8 24 (3.12%) Node.js
8 24 (3.12%) REST
9 23 (2.99%) J2EE
10 22 (2.86%) Web Services
10 22 (2.86%) XML
11 19 (2.47%) Natural Language Processing
12 18 (2.34%) Elastic Stack
13 17 (2.21%) PySpark
13 17 (2.21%) React
13 17 (2.21%) Spring Boot
14 16 (2.08%) .NET
14 16 (2.08%) Apache Avro
14 16 (2.08%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.62%) Algorithms
3 47 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 45 (5.84%) Data Structures
5 35 (4.55%) Fintech
5 35 (4.55%) Wiki
6 33 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
7 20 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.60%) Virtual Team
8 18 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.91%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.78%) Clustering
12 6 (0.78%) Market Risk
12 6 (0.78%) Replication
13 5 (0.65%) Grid Computing
13 5 (0.65%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.52%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.52%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 159 (20.65%) Linux
2 121 (15.71%) Unix
3 45 (5.84%) Windows
4 28 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.65%) CentOS
5 5 (0.65%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.13%) Android
7 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.13%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (34.42%) Analytics
3 226 (29.35%) ETL
4 212 (27.53%) Data Science
5 187 (24.29%) Data Modelling
6 160 (20.78%) Scrum
7 152 (19.74%) Machine Learning
8 148 (19.22%) DevOps
9 109 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
10 102 (13.25%) MapReduce
11 93 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
12 87 (11.30%) Open Source
13 85 (11.04%) Visualisation
14 82 (10.65%) Data Analysis
15 81 (10.52%) Test Automation
16 79 (10.26%) Software Engineering
17 73 (9.48%) TDD
18 70 (9.09%) Data Analytics
19 68 (8.83%) SQL Optimisation
20 63 (8.18%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 352 (45.71%) SQL
2 329 (42.73%) Python
3 326 (42.34%) Java
4 229 (29.74%) Scala
5 88 (11.43%) Shell Script
6 72 (9.35%) R
7 60 (7.79%) Bash Shell
8 55 (7.14%) Java 8
9 44 (5.71%) JavaScript
10 35 (4.55%) PowerShell
11 33 (4.29%) Korn
12 26 (3.38%) PL/SQL
13 25 (3.25%) C#
14 23 (2.99%) T-SQL
15 21 (2.73%) Ruby
16 19 (2.47%) Perl
17 14 (1.82%) C++
18 13 (1.69%) C
19 10 (1.30%) Go
20 8 (1.04%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 35 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 34 (4.42%) Degree
3 28 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (0.78%) PhD
7 4 (0.52%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.26%) CISSP
8 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.26%) OCA
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.13%) CBAP
9 1 (0.13%) CISMP
9 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.13%) IIBA
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (15.45%) Data Quality
2 25 (3.25%) QA
3 15 (1.95%) GDPR
4 7 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.78%) GCP
6 3 (0.39%) PMO
7 2 (0.26%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.13%) EMIR
8 1 (0.13%) MiFID
8 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 213 (27.66%) HDFS
2 91 (11.82%) Apache Flume
3 66 (8.57%) Docker
4 56 (7.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (1.17%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) etcd
6 1 (0.13%) iptables
6 1 (0.13%) NFS
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 195 (25.32%) Oozie
2 127 (16.49%) Hadoop YARN
3 112 (14.55%) Ansible
4 75 (9.74%) Puppet
5 52 (6.75%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (5.97%) Terraform
7 38 (4.94%) Ambari
8 29 (3.77%) Kubernetes
9 22 (2.86%) Kibana
10 15 (1.95%) Grafana
10 15 (1.95%) Graylog
11 12 (1.56%) Consul
12 10 (1.30%) Prometheus
12 10 (1.30%) Salt
13 9 (1.17%) Apache Slider
13 9 (1.17%) logstash
14 6 (0.78%) Packer
15 5 (0.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 5 (0.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 5 (0.65%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 172 (22.34%) Cloudera
2 117 (15.19%) Oracle
3 98 (12.73%) Tableau
4 83 (10.78%) Hortonworks
5 63 (8.18%) Informatica
6 54 (7.01%) Google
7 50 (6.49%) Talend
8 30 (3.90%) MapR
9 28 (3.64%) Microsoft
10 20 (2.60%) Splunk
11 19 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (2.21%) Alteryx
12 17 (2.21%) IBM
13 15 (1.95%) Teradata
14 10 (1.30%) Ab Initio
14 10 (1.30%) RapidMiner
15 9 (1.17%) Cognos
15 9 (1.17%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.17%) SaltStack
16 8 (1.04%) CA