Period
to 31 May 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 May 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 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 377 303 325
Rank change year-on-year -74 +22 +26
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 239 811 795
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.89% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.43% 3.96% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 591 585
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £413 £400 £425
90th Percentile £710 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.32% +59.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £47.50

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 9,844 20,458 22,770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.19% 22.38% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,433 13,988 15,855
Median daily rate £490 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.65% +5.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 251 238
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.19% +14.52%
10th Percentile £15.98 £14.08 £14.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £57.50 £53.58
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +20.69%

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 May 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 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 31 May 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 -86 206 £550 - 16
UK excluding London +18 140 £525 +5.00% 8
London -79 92 £575 +4.45% 8
North of England +36 36 £528 +0.48% 2
South East +98 26 £500 -3.85% 2
Wales +54 24 £500 -4.76%
South West +55 23 £528 +2.93%
Yorkshire +25 20 £475 -
North West +40 15 £613 +3.16% 2
East of England +39 12 £656 +23.53% 4
Scotland -2 11 £575 +27.78%
Midlands +74 10 £455 +1.11%
Work from Home +14 10 £650 -1.89%
West Midlands +63 8 £550 +10.00%
East Midlands +31 2 £350 -13.85%

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 199 (83.26%) Hadoop
1 199 (83.26%) Apache Spark
2 182 (76.15%) Big Data
3 121 (50.63%) Python
4 118 (49.37%) SQL
5 105 (43.93%) Scala
6 102 (42.68%) Kafka
7 92 (38.49%) Impala
8 89 (37.24%) HDFS
9 88 (36.82%) Cloudera
10 81 (33.89%) ETL
11 80 (33.47%) HBase
12 75 (31.38%) Analytics
13 72 (30.13%) Java
14 69 (28.87%) Data Modelling
15 64 (26.78%) AWS
16 58 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
17 57 (23.85%) Data Engineering
18 53 (22.18%) Git (software)
19 44 (18.41%) Hadoop YARN
20 43 (17.99%) NoSQL
21 42 (17.57%) Apache
22 41 (17.15%) Data Ingestion
23 40 (16.74%) Hortonworks
24 39 (16.32%) Security Cleared
25 38 (15.90%) Software Engineering
26 37 (15.48%) Finance
26 37 (15.48%) DevOps
27 36 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
27 36 (15.06%) Jenkins

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
1 199 (83.26%) Apache Spark
2 42 (17.57%) Apache
3 19 (7.95%) Apache Pig
4 11 (4.60%) SAS
5 8 (3.35%) Apache Airflow
5 8 (3.35%) Jupyter
6 7 (2.93%) Confluence
7 6 (2.51%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.26%) Apache Pulsar
9 3 (1.26%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.26%) Tornado
9 3 (1.26%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.84%) IIS
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.42%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.42%) Luigi
11 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) SAP FI-CA
1 3 (1.26%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (0.84%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 64 (26.78%) AWS
2 33 (13.81%) Azure
3 28 (11.72%) GCP
4 18 (7.53%) Amazon S3
5 14 (5.86%) Amazon Kinesis
6 13 (5.44%) Amazon EMR
7 12 (5.02%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (1.67%) GitHub
9 4 (1.67%) IaaS
9 4 (1.67%) PaaS
9 4 (1.67%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.67%) Serverless
10 3 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.26%) SaaS
11 2 (0.84%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.95%) Kerberos
2 10 (4.18%) SSL
3 6 (2.51%) VPN
4 5 (2.09%) DNS
5 4 (1.67%) HTTP
5 4 (1.67%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.26%) Firewall
6 3 (1.26%) SAN
7 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (83.26%) Hadoop
2 182 (76.15%) Big Data
3 92 (38.49%) Impala
4 80 (33.47%) HBase
5 43 (17.99%) NoSQL
6 34 (14.23%) Relational Database
7 30 (12.55%) MongoDB
8 25 (10.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 22 (9.21%) Sqoop
10 20 (8.37%) Data Lake
11 17 (7.11%) SQL Server
12 16 (6.69%) Amazon Redshift
13 13 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (5.44%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (5.44%) Spark SQL
14 11 (4.60%) Flink
15 10 (4.18%) Amazon Aurora
16 9 (3.77%) MySQL
17 7 (2.93%) Pentaho
17 7 (2.93%) Presto
Development Applications
1 53 (22.18%) Git (software)
2 36 (15.06%) Jenkins
3 16 (6.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 15 (6.28%) IBM UrbanCode
4 15 (6.28%) Maven
5 10 (4.18%) Artifactory
5 10 (4.18%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.77%) JIRA
7 8 (3.35%) GitLab
8 5 (2.09%) Selenium
9 4 (1.67%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.67%) ProC
10 3 (1.26%) Hudson
10 3 (1.26%) Postman
10 3 (1.26%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.26%) Toad
11 2 (0.84%) ERwin
11 2 (0.84%) Redmine
11 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.42%) JUnit
General
1 37 (15.48%) Finance
2 32 (13.39%) Banking
3 13 (5.44%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.02%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.09%) Legal
5 5 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.84%) Front Office
7 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
7 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (42.26%) Data Engineer
2 61 (25.52%) Big Data Engineer
3 48 (20.08%) Developer
4 35 (14.64%) Architect
5 25 (10.46%) Data Architect
6 20 (8.37%) Big Data Developer
7 19 (7.95%) Hadoop Engineer
8 18 (7.53%) Big Data Architect
8 18 (7.53%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (5.86%) Cloud Engineer
9 14 (5.86%) Python Developer
10 12 (5.02%) Hadoop Architect
11 10 (4.18%) Scala Developer
11 10 (4.18%) Software Engineer
12 9 (3.77%) Big Data Software Engineer
13 8 (3.35%) Analyst
13 8 (3.35%) AWS Engineer
13 8 (3.35%) Cloud Architect
13 8 (3.35%) Hadoop Developer
14 7 (2.93%) Apache Spark Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (42.68%) Kafka
2 34 (14.23%) PySpark
3 19 (7.95%) Spark Streaming
4 13 (5.44%) Apache NiFi
5 7 (2.93%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (2.93%) LDAP
5 7 (2.93%) OAuth
5 7 (2.93%) Pandas
6 6 (2.51%) Natural Language Processing
6 6 (2.51%) NumPy
6 6 (2.51%) SAML
6 6 (2.51%) XML
7 5 (2.09%) ADO
7 5 (2.09%) Anaconda
7 5 (2.09%) JSON
7 5 (2.09%) Spring
8 4 (1.67%) .NET
8 4 (1.67%) CSS
8 4 (1.67%) HTML
8 4 (1.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.60%) Credit Risk
2 11 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.35%) Algorithms
3 8 (3.35%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.51%) User Experience
5 5 (2.09%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.09%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.67%) PMI
7 3 (1.26%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.42%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) Life Science
8 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.42%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.64%) Linux
2 11 (4.60%) Unix
3 7 (2.93%) Windows
4 6 (2.51%) CentOS
5 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.42%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.42%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (33.89%) ETL
2 75 (31.38%) Analytics
3 69 (28.87%) Data Modelling
4 58 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (23.85%) Data Engineering
6 41 (17.15%) Data Ingestion
7 38 (15.90%) Software Engineering
8 37 (15.48%) DevOps
9 32 (13.39%) Scrum
10 31 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (12.13%) Data Analytics
11 29 (12.13%) Data Munging
11 29 (12.13%) ETL Development
12 25 (10.46%) Use Case
13 23 (9.62%) Migration
14 22 (9.21%) Data Science
14 22 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (8.79%) TDD
16 20 (8.37%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (50.63%) Python
2 118 (49.37%) SQL
3 105 (43.93%) Scala
4 72 (30.13%) Java
5 22 (9.21%) Bash Shell
6 15 (6.28%) Ruby
7 14 (5.86%) R
8 11 (4.60%) Go
9 10 (4.18%) C
9 10 (4.18%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.35%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.93%) C#
12 6 (2.51%) JavaScript
12 6 (2.51%) Kotlin
12 6 (2.51%) Perl
13 5 (2.09%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.84%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.42%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 39 (16.32%) Security Cleared
2 36 (15.06%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.95%) Degree
4 15 (6.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.67%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.67%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.26%) ISEB
6 3 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.84%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.84%) PhD
8 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.42%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.02%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.67%) GxP
2 4 (1.67%) SLA
3 2 (0.84%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) IFRS
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (37.24%) HDFS
2 26 (10.88%) Docker
3 10 (4.18%) Apache Flume
4 6 (2.51%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 44 (18.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 28 (11.72%) Kubernetes
3 26 (10.88%) Oozie
4 23 (9.62%) Terraform
5 20 (8.37%) Ansible
6 7 (2.93%) Ambari
7 6 (2.51%) Puppet
7 6 (2.51%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Brooklyn
9 1 (0.42%) Control-M
9 1 (0.42%) Grafana
9 1 (0.42%) Kibana
9 1 (0.42%) Marathon
9 1 (0.42%) Mesos
9 1 (0.42%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 88 (36.82%) Cloudera
2 40 (16.74%) Hortonworks
3 22 (9.21%) Oracle
4 14 (5.86%) Microsoft
5 12 (5.02%) Talend
6 11 (4.60%) Tableau
7 10 (4.18%) Google
8 9 (3.77%) MapR
9 8 (3.35%) Informatica
10 7 (2.93%) IBM
11 6 (2.51%) Ab Initio
11 6 (2.51%) SAP
12 5 (2.09%) StreamSets
13 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.26%) Splunk
13 3 (1.26%) Teradata
13 3 (1.26%) webMethods
14 2 (0.84%) Databricks
14 2 (0.84%) Hyperion
15 1 (0.42%) MicroStrategy