Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 325 478
Rank change year-on-year -25 +153 +148
Contract jobs citing Apache Hive 682 708 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.67% 0.74% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.08% 3.30% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 474 292
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £411 £405 £364
90th Percentile £675 £700 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £550
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £29.82 £35.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.93% -16.07% -2.67%
10th Percentile £42.50 £27.65 £33.82
90th Percentile £82.50 £33.60 £38.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.55

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 22,149 21,486 24,316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.80% 22.38% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,424 14,380 16,276
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 300 401
UK median hourly rate £34.75 £27.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.70% -1.82% -
10th Percentile £15.02 £9.37 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.64 £48.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £24.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +56.12% -7.55% -

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -27 660 £550 - 129
London -92 392 £575 +4.55% 97
UK excluding London +91 282 £500 - 38
South East +36 130 £525 - 13
North of England +48 54 £513 +3.80% 9
Yorkshire +17 37 £525 +9.95% 7
South West +22 33 £450 +2.27% 3
Midlands +23 28 £500 +5.26% 5
East Midlands +32 27 £500 +5.26% 3
East of England +4 22 £488 -11.36% 2
North West +14 17 £600 +2.13% 2
Scotland -21 7 £400 +33.33% 4
Northern Ireland -6 5 - -
North East - 5 £610 -
Wales -2 3 £563 -22.41% 2
West Midlands +1 1 £500 +5.26% 2

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 607 (89.00%) Hadoop
2 553 (81.09%) Big Data
3 522 (76.54%) Apache Spark
4 299 (43.84%) Java
5 287 (42.08%) Kafka
6 284 (41.64%) Python
7 271 (39.74%) SQL
8 260 (38.12%) HBase
9 240 (35.19%) Scala
10 212 (31.09%) Analytics
11 208 (30.50%) HDFS
12 206 (30.21%) Apache Flume
12 206 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
13 189 (27.71%) Oozie
14 188 (27.57%) Cloudera
15 180 (26.39%) ETL
16 177 (25.95%) Impala
17 173 (25.37%) MapReduce
18 166 (24.34%) Linux
19 165 (24.19%) Apache Pig
20 164 (24.05%) Sqoop
21 139 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
22 136 (19.94%) Finance
23 131 (19.21%) Data Warehouse
24 129 (18.91%) Apache
24 129 (18.91%) NoSQL
25 127 (18.62%) Data Science
26 124 (18.18%) MongoDB
27 121 (17.74%) Hortonworks
28 109 (15.98%) DevOps

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
1 522 (76.54%) Apache Spark
2 165 (24.19%) Apache Pig
3 129 (18.91%) Apache
4 48 (7.04%) SAS
5 36 (5.28%) Apache Solr
5 36 (5.28%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (3.81%) Jupyter
7 17 (2.49%) nginx
8 16 (2.35%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.61%) Confluence
10 9 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (1.03%) GemFire
12 6 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
12 6 (0.88%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.59%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.59%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.29%) IPython
14 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.15%) JBoss
15 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (1.03%) SPSS
2 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.15%) Gephi
2 1 (0.15%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) Actimize
2 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 139 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (6.74%) GitHub
3 42 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (5.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (3.81%) Amazon S3
6 25 (3.67%) Amazon EMR
7 21 (3.08%) Bluemix
7 21 (3.08%) Google Tag Manager
7 21 (3.08%) IBM Cloud
8 18 (2.64%) Amazon Kinesis
9 15 (2.20%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (2.20%) Serverless
10 14 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (1.47%) Google Analytics
11 10 (1.47%) PaaS
12 7 (1.03%) Slack
13 4 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.44%) Azure Machine Learning
14 3 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.30%) Kerberos
2 18 (2.64%) SSL
3 5 (0.73%) DSL
4 3 (0.44%) Internet
5 2 (0.29%) AMQP
5 2 (0.29%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.29%) Firewall
5 2 (0.29%) HTTP
5 2 (0.29%) Multicast
5 2 (0.29%) Network Security
5 2 (0.29%) SAN
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) ICMP
6 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 607 (89.00%) Hadoop
2 553 (81.09%) Big Data
3 260 (38.12%) HBase
4 177 (25.95%) Impala
5 164 (24.05%) Sqoop
6 131 (19.21%) Data Warehouse
7 129 (18.91%) NoSQL
8 124 (18.18%) MongoDB
9 103 (15.10%) PostgreSQL
9 103 (15.10%) SQL Server
10 102 (14.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 72 (10.56%) Relational Database
12 68 (9.97%) Data Lake
13 40 (5.87%) Amazon Redshift
13 40 (5.87%) MySQL
14 38 (5.57%) RDBMS
15 33 (4.84%) Mahout
16 28 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 27 (3.96%) Cloudera CDH
18 18 (2.64%) Flink
Development Applications
1 87 (12.76%) Jenkins
2 75 (11.00%) Git (software)
3 29 (4.25%) Maven
4 24 (3.52%) JIRA
5 23 (3.37%) JUnit
5 23 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.05%) Gradle
7 12 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (1.76%) Subversion
8 11 (1.61%) GitLab
8 11 (1.61%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.47%) Artifactory
9 10 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (1.32%) Vagrant
11 8 (1.17%) TeamCity
12 7 (1.03%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.03%) ERwin
12 7 (1.03%) IntelliJ
12 7 (1.03%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.88%) Ant
General
1 136 (19.94%) Finance
2 103 (15.10%) Banking
3 31 (4.55%) Retail
4 22 (3.23%) Marketing
5 21 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.79%) Games
6 19 (2.79%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.76%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.17%) Automotive
9 7 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.88%) Electronics
11 5 (0.73%) Advertising
12 4 (0.59%) French Language
13 3 (0.44%) Front Office
13 3 (0.44%) Law
13 3 (0.44%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.29%) Legal
14 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 183 (26.83%) Developer
2 181 (26.54%) Data Engineer
3 137 (20.09%) Big Data Engineer
4 101 (14.81%) Big Data Developer
5 96 (14.08%) Architect
6 76 (11.14%) Data Architect
7 63 (9.24%) Hadoop Engineer
8 49 (7.18%) Data Scientist
9 47 (6.89%) Consultant
10 46 (6.74%) Big Data Architect
11 45 (6.60%) Hadoop Developer
12 38 (5.57%) Java Developer
13 28 (4.11%) Java Engineer
14 27 (3.96%) Scala Developer
15 24 (3.52%) Administrator
16 23 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
17 20 (2.93%) Analyst
18 19 (2.79%) Data Consultant
19 18 (2.64%) Hadoop Architect
20 17 (2.49%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (42.08%) Kafka
2 69 (10.12%) PySpark
3 58 (8.50%) Spark Streaming
4 57 (8.36%) Web Services
5 37 (5.43%) RESTful
6 35 (5.13%) Spring
7 33 (4.84%) scikit-learn
8 32 (4.69%) TensorFlow
9 28 (4.11%) SOAP
10 25 (3.67%) Node.js
10 25 (3.67%) XML
11 24 (3.52%) JSON
11 24 (3.52%) Pandas
12 23 (3.37%) Spring Boot
13 22 (3.23%) NumPy
13 22 (3.23%) Seaborn
14 21 (3.08%) Matplotlib
15 19 (2.79%) Akka
16 18 (2.64%) React
17 17 (2.49%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.89%) Greenfield Project
3 43 (6.30%) Algorithms
4 42 (6.16%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.37%) Replication
6 16 (2.35%) Data Structures
6 16 (2.35%) Fintech
7 10 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.47%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.32%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.88%) User Experience
12 5 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.59%) Market Risk
14 3 (0.44%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.44%) Over-the-Top Content
14 3 (0.44%) Social Network
15 2 (0.29%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.29%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 166 (24.34%) Linux
2 58 (8.50%) Unix
3 53 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (5.13%) CentOS
5 7 (1.03%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.44%) Debian
6 3 (0.44%) Windows
7 2 (0.29%) Android
7 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (31.09%) Analytics
2 206 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (26.39%) ETL
4 173 (25.37%) MapReduce
5 127 (18.62%) Data Science
6 109 (15.98%) DevOps
7 103 (15.10%) Machine Learning
8 101 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
9 97 (14.22%) Open Source
10 89 (13.05%) Data Modelling
11 77 (11.29%) Data Engineering
12 63 (9.24%) Scrum
13 60 (8.80%) Software Engineering
13 60 (8.80%) TDD
14 53 (7.77%) Visualisation
15 50 (7.33%) Data Management
16 48 (7.04%) Data Architecture
17 46 (6.74%) Data Integration
18 42 (6.16%) Data Analytics
19 38 (5.57%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 299 (43.84%) Java
2 284 (41.64%) Python
3 271 (39.74%) SQL
4 240 (35.19%) Scala
5 79 (11.58%) R
6 54 (7.92%) Shell Script
7 48 (7.04%) JavaScript
8 38 (5.57%) Bash Shell
9 33 (4.84%) PL/SQL
10 22 (3.23%) C#
11 16 (2.35%) C
12 9 (1.32%) Perl
12 9 (1.32%) Ruby
13 8 (1.17%) Dart
14 7 (1.03%) HiveQL
15 6 (0.88%) C++
15 6 (0.88%) PHP
16 5 (0.73%) SAS Macro
17 4 (0.59%) Groovy
17 4 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (6.30%) Degree
2 25 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.76%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.61%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.03%) PhD
6 6 (0.88%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (0.88%) CISSP
6 6 (0.88%) CLAS
7 4 (0.59%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) MCSD
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.52%) QA
2 23 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.91%) GDPR
4 6 (0.88%) JSP 440
4 6 (0.88%) RMADS
5 4 (0.59%) MiFID
6 3 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.44%) EMIR
6 3 (0.44%) IFRS
6 3 (0.44%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.44%) SLA
7 2 (0.29%) GCP
8 1 (0.15%) Basel II
System Software
1 208 (30.50%) HDFS
2 206 (30.21%) Apache Flume
3 70 (10.26%) Docker
4 45 (6.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 16 (2.35%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.29%) Varnish
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.15%) etcd
Systems Management
1 189 (27.71%) Oozie
2 96 (14.08%) Hadoop YARN
3 69 (10.12%) Ambari
4 42 (6.16%) Ansible
5 24 (3.52%) Puppet
5 24 (3.52%) Terraform
6 20 (2.93%) Kubernetes
7 15 (2.20%) Apache Slider
8 12 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.17%) Grafana
9 8 (1.17%) Graylog
10 6 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.73%) Kibana
11 5 (0.73%) Mesos
11 5 (0.73%) Salt
12 4 (0.59%) Consul
13 3 (0.44%) Prometheus
14 2 (0.29%) Packer
15 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
15 1 (0.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 188 (27.57%) Cloudera
2 121 (17.74%) Hortonworks
3 79 (11.58%) Tableau
4 76 (11.14%) Oracle
5 65 (9.53%) Google
6 63 (9.24%) MapR
6 63 (9.24%) Talend
7 40 (5.87%) Microsoft
8 39 (5.72%) Informatica
9 32 (4.69%) SAP
10 31 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
11 24 (3.52%) IBM
12 23 (3.37%) Red Hat
13 21 (3.08%) Tealium
14 15 (2.20%) Teradata
15 10 (1.47%) Alteryx
16 8 (1.17%) Ab Initio
16 8 (1.17%) Cognos
16 8 (1.17%) Splunk
17 6 (0.88%) DataFlux