Period
to 27 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Databricks products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Databricks over the 6 months to 27 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Databricks.

Databricks
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 250 488 848
Rank change year-on-year +238 +360 +43
Contract jobs citing Databricks 318 335 44
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.98% 0.40% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 2.24% 0.93% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 211 21
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £363 £415 £400
90th Percentile £650 £706 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £72.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £72.50 -

Databricks is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 14,205 35,993 42,787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.88% 42.68% 41.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,534 22,582 26,482
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £253 £238 £250
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +0.71% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 1,425 1,662
Median hourly rate £31.50 £19.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.82% +12.63% +0.72%
10th Percentile £12.08 £11.17 £10.88
90th Percentile £54.00 £51.63 £45.61
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +38.89% +9.09% -

Databricks
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Databricks as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Databricks in the UK

Databricks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Databricks.

Daily rate trend for Databricks in the UK

Databricks
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Databricks over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Databricks in the UK

Databricks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Databricks.

Hourly rate trend for Databricks in the UK

Databricks
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 Databricks within the UK over the 6 months to 27 October 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 +205 264 £550 +4.76% 59
London +182 174 £550 - 28
UK excluding London +208 100 £488 -2.50% 33
Work from Home - 78 £525 - 9
North of England +125 31 £475 -17.39% 25
South East +134 27 £625 +27.55% 1
North West +88 21 £550 +22.22% 12
Scotland +82 14 £388 -18.42% 2
Midlands +77 13 £384 -34.68% 4
Yorkshire +84 10 £450 -35.71% 11
South West +100 7 £550 +10.00% 1
East Midlands +50 7 £368 -41.20% 3
West Midlands +48 6 £575 - 1
East of England +91 4 £475 +5.56%
Wales +44 4 £500 -13.79%

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Databricks 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 Databricks.

1 286 (89.94%) Azure
2 153 (48.11%) SQL
3 142 (44.65%) Python
4 133 (41.82%) Azure Data Factory
5 131 (41.19%) Data Lake
6 129 (40.57%) Microsoft
7 121 (38.05%) Business Intelligence
8 117 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
9 108 (33.96%) DevOps
10 77 (24.21%) Power BI
10 77 (24.21%) Power Platform
11 76 (23.90%) Big Data
12 74 (23.27%) Analytics
12 74 (23.27%) Azure SQL Database
13 72 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
14 70 (22.01%) C#
15 57 (17.92%) Scrum
16 56 (17.61%) .NET
16 56 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
17 53 (16.67%) Data Architecture
18 50 (15.72%) Apache Spark
19 49 (15.41%) Kafka
20 48 (15.09%) R
20 48 (15.09%) Data Modelling
21 47 (14.78%) ETL
21 47 (14.78%) Git (software)
21 47 (14.78%) PySpark
22 45 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
23 43 (13.52%) Scala
24 42 (13.21%) SQL Server

Databricks
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 50 (15.72%) Apache Spark
2 16 (5.03%) SAS
3 15 (4.72%) Apache
4 7 (2.20%) Confluence
5 2 (0.63%) Apache Synapse
5 2 (0.63%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Luigi
Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.31%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 286 (89.94%) Azure
2 133 (41.82%) Azure Data Factory
3 77 (24.21%) Power Platform
4 38 (11.95%) AWS
5 31 (9.75%) Serverless
6 28 (8.81%) Logic Apps
7 26 (8.18%) Azure Functions
7 26 (8.18%) PaaS
8 14 (4.40%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (4.09%) GitHub
10 7 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (1.89%) GCP
12 5 (1.57%) Azure Machine Learning
12 5 (1.57%) SaaS
13 4 (1.26%) Amazon S3
13 4 (1.26%) IaaS
14 3 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.94%) Amazon SageMaker
14 3 (0.94%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.94%) SSL
2 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (41.19%) Data Lake
2 77 (24.21%) Power BI
3 76 (23.90%) Big Data
4 74 (23.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 72 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (13.21%) SQL Server
7 28 (8.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 27 (8.49%) Cosmos DB
8 27 (8.49%) Hadoop
9 17 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (4.72%) HDInsight
10 15 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (4.72%) Tableau
11 14 (4.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (4.09%) DataStage
13 9 (2.83%) NoSQL
13 9 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2017
15 7 (2.20%) Relational Database
15 7 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 47 (14.78%) Git (software)
2 39 (12.26%) Jenkins
3 26 (8.18%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (3.14%) GitLab
5 7 (2.20%) JIRA
6 5 (1.57%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.57%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.26%) JUnit
8 3 (0.94%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.94%) Selenium
8 3 (0.94%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.94%) Subversion
8 3 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.63%) Postman
10 1 (0.31%) git-flow
10 1 (0.31%) RStudio
10 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (11.64%) Finance
2 25 (7.86%) Marketing
3 13 (4.09%) Public Sector
4 11 (3.46%) Banking
5 5 (1.57%) Electronics
6 3 (0.94%) Legal
6 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) German Language
7 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.63%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Front Office
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Military
8 1 (0.31%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 113 (35.53%) Data Engineer
2 95 (29.87%) Developer
3 70 (22.01%) Azure Engineer
4 51 (16.04%) Azure Developer
5 42 (13.21%) Architect
6 31 (9.75%) Data Architect
7 23 (7.23%) Python Engineer
8 18 (5.66%) C# Developer
9 16 (5.03%) Azure Architect
9 16 (5.03%) Big Data Engineer
10 15 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 13 (4.09%) Senior Data Engineer
12 12 (3.77%) C# Developer - Commodities
13 11 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (3.14%) Consultant
15 9 (2.83%) .NET Developer
15 9 (2.83%) Data Consultant
15 9 (2.83%) Enterprise Architect
15 9 (2.83%) Enterprise Data Architect
15 9 (2.83%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (17.61%) .NET
2 49 (15.41%) Kafka
3 47 (14.78%) PySpark
4 19 (5.97%) HTML
4 19 (5.97%) HTML5
5 18 (5.66%) Velocity
6 14 (4.40%) JSON
7 11 (3.46%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.89%) .NET Core
9 5 (1.57%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.57%) Web Services
9 5 (1.57%) XML
10 4 (1.26%) Highcharts JS
10 4 (1.26%) React
10 4 (1.26%) Redux
11 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (0.94%) Entity Framework
11 3 (0.94%) Middleware
11 3 (0.94%) REST
11 3 (0.94%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 56 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (2.52%) FMCG
4 6 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.26%) User Experience
6 3 (0.94%) Hedge funds
6 3 (0.94%) Life Science
6 3 (0.94%) Market Risk
6 3 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.63%) Social Media
7 2 (0.63%) Wiki
8 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.31%) NHS
8 1 (0.31%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.31%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.20%) Linux
2 4 (1.26%) Windows
3 2 (0.63%) Unix
4 1 (0.31%) Android
4 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (38.05%) Business Intelligence
2 117 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (33.96%) DevOps
4 74 (23.27%) Analytics
5 57 (17.92%) Scrum
6 53 (16.67%) Data Architecture
7 48 (15.09%) Data Modelling
8 47 (14.78%) ETL
9 45 (14.15%) Problem-Solving
10 42 (13.21%) Project Delivery
11 40 (12.58%) Data Management
12 39 (12.26%) Data Engineering
12 39 (12.26%) Kanban
13 35 (11.01%) Test Automation
14 33 (10.38%) Software Deployment
15 29 (9.12%) Visualisation
16 27 (8.49%) Data Integration
17 26 (8.18%) Kimball Methodology
18 25 (7.86%) Collaborative Working
18 25 (7.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 153 (48.11%) SQL
2 142 (44.65%) Python
3 70 (22.01%) C#
4 48 (15.09%) R
5 43 (13.52%) Scala
6 36 (11.32%) T-SQL
7 33 (10.38%) PowerShell
8 29 (9.12%) Java
9 7 (2.20%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.26%) U-SQL
12 3 (0.94%) Java 8
13 2 (0.63%) C
13 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.31%) Korn
14 1 (0.31%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (7.86%) Degree
2 17 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.72%) Master's Degree
4 10 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.14%) TOGAF Certification
5 8 (2.52%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.26%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.94%) PhD
9 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) MCSA
9 1 (0.31%) MCSE
9 1 (0.31%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.09%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.57%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (12.26%) Docker
2 8 (2.52%) HDFS
3 4 (1.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (3.14%) Terraform
2 7 (2.20%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.94%) Ansible
3 3 (0.94%) Nagios
3 3 (0.94%) Puppet
4 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 129 (40.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.49%) StreamSets
3 7 (2.20%) SAP
4 6 (1.89%) Talend
5 4 (1.26%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (1.26%) Oracle
6 3 (0.94%) Google
6 3 (0.94%) New Relic
7 2 (0.63%) Alteryx
7 2 (0.63%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.63%) Informatica
8 1 (0.31%) HP
8 1 (0.31%) Infor
8 1 (0.31%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.31%) Splunk