Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 312 339 361
Rank change year-on-year +27 +22 +105
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 746 796 640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.77% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.65% 3.40% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 589 424
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £400 £415 £358
90th Percentile £676 £688 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -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 20,446 23,429 21,367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.21% 22.69% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,983 16,343 14,199
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £638 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 244 268
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% +8.77%
10th Percentile £14.27 £14.08 £11.17
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% +5.47% +6.30%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -10 660 £550 - 81
London -7 411 £575 +4.55% 56
UK excluding London +61 323 £500 - 30
North of England -6 83 £513 -2.38% 6
Scotland +77 74 £475 - 5
South East +7 67 £475 -5.00% 7
Yorkshire +6 54 £475 -6.17% 2
East of England +23 37 £519 -5.64% 7
Midlands +35 34 £495 -1.00% 2
North West +16 25 £563 +2.27% 3
South West -28 24 £525 +7.69% 3
East Midlands +20 20 £450 -29.41% 2
West Midlands +28 14 £500 +21.58%
North East +17 4 £544 -18.33% 1
Northern Ireland +8 3 - -
Wales -4 1 £525 -5.62%

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 593 (79.49%) Hadoop
2 584 (78.28%) Apache Spark
3 562 (75.34%) Big Data
4 358 (47.99%) Python
5 338 (45.31%) SQL
6 290 (38.87%) Kafka
7 243 (32.57%) Scala
8 230 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
9 220 (29.49%) Analytics
10 219 (29.36%) HBase
11 216 (28.95%) Java
12 206 (27.61%) Impala
13 196 (26.27%) Amazon AWS
14 175 (23.46%) Data Modelling
15 174 (23.32%) Finance
16 169 (22.65%) Data Warehouse
17 165 (22.12%) Data Science
18 163 (21.85%) HDFS
19 153 (20.51%) ETL
20 137 (18.36%) Machine Learning
21 125 (16.76%) Linux
22 123 (16.49%) Unix
23 118 (15.82%) NoSQL
24 117 (15.68%) Cloudera
25 113 (15.15%) Jenkins
26 111 (14.88%) Git (software)
27 110 (14.75%) DevOps
28 101 (13.54%) MapReduce
29 99 (13.27%) Oozie
30 98 (13.14%) Google Cloud Platform

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
1 584 (78.28%) Apache Spark
2 58 (7.77%) Elasticsearch
3 49 (6.57%) Apache Pig
4 46 (6.17%) Apache
5 38 (5.09%) SAS
6 28 (3.75%) Apache Solr
7 16 (2.14%) Apache Airflow
8 12 (1.61%) nginx
9 11 (1.47%) Jupyter
10 9 (1.21%) Confluence
11 2 (0.27%) Jetty
11 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (2.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.07%) SPSS
3 6 (0.80%) Stata
4 4 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 196 (26.27%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (13.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 96 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 67 (8.98%) Amazon EMR
5 62 (8.31%) Amazon S3
6 40 (5.36%) Serverless
7 34 (4.56%) AWS Lambda
8 27 (3.62%) GitHub
8 27 (3.62%) Power Platform
9 26 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
10 24 (3.22%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (2.82%) Amazon Kinesis
12 15 (2.01%) Amazon SageMaker
13 13 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
14 12 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
15 11 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
16 9 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 7 (0.94%) Amazon Glacier
18 6 (0.80%) Google Analytics
19 5 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.62%) Kerberos
2 14 (1.88%) SSL
3 12 (1.61%) DNS
4 9 (1.21%) Internet
5 3 (0.40%) Firewall
5 3 (0.40%) Multicast
6 2 (0.27%) 2.5G
6 2 (0.27%) 2G
6 2 (0.27%) 3G
6 2 (0.27%) 4G
6 2 (0.27%) 5G
6 2 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (79.49%) Hadoop
2 562 (75.34%) Big Data
3 219 (29.36%) HBase
4 206 (27.61%) Impala
5 169 (22.65%) Data Warehouse
6 118 (15.82%) NoSQL
7 90 (12.06%) Data Lake
8 75 (10.05%) PostgreSQL
8 75 (10.05%) Relational Database
9 67 (8.98%) MongoDB
10 64 (8.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 56 (7.51%) Sqoop
12 54 (7.24%) SQL Server
13 49 (6.57%) MySQL
14 46 (6.17%) Spark SQL
15 44 (5.90%) Amazon Redshift
16 43 (5.76%) OLAP
17 38 (5.09%) Star Schema
18 36 (4.83%) Data Mining
18 36 (4.83%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 113 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 111 (14.88%) Git (software)
3 31 (4.16%) Subversion
4 25 (3.35%) JIRA
5 24 (3.22%) Artifactory
6 23 (3.08%) Maven
7 20 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
8 13 (1.74%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.74%) Gradle
9 12 (1.61%) ERwin
10 11 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (1.47%) GitLab
11 10 (1.34%) IntelliJ
11 10 (1.34%) JUnit
11 10 (1.34%) Mercurial
12 9 (1.21%) Hudson
13 7 (0.94%) FindBugs
14 6 (0.80%) ER Studio
14 6 (0.80%) Selenium
15 5 (0.67%) TeamCity
General
1 174 (23.32%) Finance
2 92 (12.33%) Banking
3 27 (3.62%) Investment Banking
4 23 (3.08%) Legal
5 21 (2.82%) Retail
6 13 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.34%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.21%) Publishing
9 7 (0.94%) Marketing
10 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.54%) Games
10 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.40%) Front Office
11 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.27%) Law
12 2 (0.27%) Military
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 315 (42.23%) Data Engineer
2 170 (22.79%) Developer
3 152 (20.38%) Big Data Engineer
4 69 (9.25%) Hadoop Engineer
5 66 (8.85%) Big Data Developer
6 59 (7.91%) Architect
7 44 (5.90%) Data Architect
8 41 (5.50%) Python Developer
9 40 (5.36%) Cloud Engineer
9 40 (5.36%) Data Scientist
10 39 (5.23%) Python Engineer
11 37 (4.96%) Administrator
12 36 (4.83%) Analyst
13 35 (4.69%) Scala Developer
14 33 (4.42%) Hadoop Developer
14 33 (4.42%) Java Developer
15 32 (4.29%) Hadoop Administrator
16 27 (3.62%) Senior Data Engineer
17 24 (3.22%) Big Data Architect
18 23 (3.08%) Apache Spark Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (38.87%) Kafka
2 45 (6.03%) PySpark
3 41 (5.50%) Spark Streaming
4 38 (5.09%) Web Services
5 29 (3.89%) Spring
6 25 (3.35%) Apache NiFi
6 25 (3.35%) scikit-learn
7 23 (3.08%) MLlib
7 23 (3.08%) Natural Language Processing
8 20 (2.68%) Spring Boot
9 18 (2.41%) RESTful
10 16 (2.14%) AngularJS
10 16 (2.14%) Play Framework
11 15 (2.01%) TensorFlow
12 14 (1.88%) Elastic Stack
12 14 (1.88%) Flask
12 14 (1.88%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (1.74%) Apache Avro
13 13 (1.74%) NumPy
14 11 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 66 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.30%) Algorithms
2 47 (6.30%) Data Structures
3 33 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (1.74%) Cloud Native
6 7 (0.94%) Life Science
6 7 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 7 (0.94%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.54%) NHS
8 4 (0.54%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.40%) FMCG
9 3 (0.40%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.40%) Social Media
10 2 (0.27%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.27%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 125 (16.76%) Linux
2 123 (16.49%) Unix
3 7 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (0.94%) Windows
4 3 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.27%) Android
5 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.13%) CentOS
6 1 (0.13%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (30.83%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (29.49%) Analytics
3 175 (23.46%) Data Modelling
4 165 (22.12%) Data Science
5 153 (20.51%) ETL
6 137 (18.36%) Machine Learning
7 110 (14.75%) DevOps
8 101 (13.54%) MapReduce
9 79 (10.59%) Data Analysis
10 74 (9.92%) Scrum
11 70 (9.38%) SDLC
12 66 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
12 66 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
12 66 (8.85%) Data Engineering
13 62 (8.31%) Migration
14 59 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
15 57 (7.64%) Software Engineering
16 56 (7.51%) Visualisation
17 53 (7.10%) TDD
17 53 (7.10%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 358 (47.99%) Python
2 338 (45.31%) SQL
3 243 (32.57%) Scala
4 216 (28.95%) Java
5 67 (8.98%) R
6 57 (7.64%) Shell Script
7 29 (3.89%) JavaScript
8 26 (3.49%) PL/SQL
9 22 (2.95%) Bash Shell
10 21 (2.82%) C
11 19 (2.55%) Ruby
12 17 (2.28%) C++
13 16 (2.14%) MATLAB
14 14 (1.88%) C#
15 13 (1.74%) Perl
16 10 (1.34%) Go
16 10 (1.34%) T-SQL
17 8 (1.07%) Kotlin
18 7 (0.94%) Java 8
18 7 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (4.42%) Degree
2 24 (3.22%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.41%) PMI Certification
4 18 (2.41%) PMP
5 11 (1.47%) Master's Degree
6 9 (1.21%) PhD
7 4 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.40%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) CCA
10 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.13%) HNC
10 1 (0.13%) HND
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (8.04%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.40%) GDPR
3 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.13%) NCSC
3 1 (0.13%) PMO
3 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 163 (21.85%) HDFS
2 80 (10.72%) Docker
3 65 (8.71%) Apache Flume
4 15 (2.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 14 (1.88%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 99 (13.27%) Oozie
2 79 (10.59%) Hadoop YARN
3 62 (8.31%) Ansible
4 58 (7.77%) Kubernetes
5 34 (4.56%) Terraform
6 26 (3.49%) Puppet
7 17 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.21%) Kibana
8 9 (1.21%) Mesos
9 7 (0.94%) logstash
10 6 (0.80%) Ambari
11 5 (0.67%) Marathon
12 4 (0.54%) Consul
12 4 (0.54%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.27%) Control-M
13 2 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.27%) Salt
13 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Slider
14 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 117 (15.68%) Cloudera
2 83 (11.13%) Google
3 77 (10.32%) Oracle
4 63 (8.45%) Informatica
5 57 (7.64%) Hortonworks
6 54 (7.24%) Tableau
7 34 (4.56%) Talend
8 30 (4.02%) Microsoft
8 30 (4.02%) Teradata
9 23 (3.08%) Databricks
10 21 (2.82%) MapR
10 21 (2.82%) MicroStrategy
11 13 (1.74%) Ab Initio
12 8 (1.07%) Datameer
12 8 (1.07%) Splunk
13 7 (0.94%) Netezza
13 7 (0.94%) Vertica
14 6 (0.80%) Dataiku
15 5 (0.67%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.67%) SAP