Period
to 13 August 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 13 August 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
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 321 565 861
Rank change year-on-year +244 +296 -
Contract jobs citing Databricks 244 291 43
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.32% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 0.75% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 171 20
Median daily rate £525 £535 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.87% -6.96% -
10th Percentile £384 £413 £481
90th Percentile £675 £725 £703
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £495 £500
% change year-on-year -4.04% -1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 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 15,301 38,768 42,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.55% 42.73% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,161 24,148 26,490
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.29% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 631 1,441 1,582
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.03 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.37% +8.74% +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.13 £11.17 £11.03
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.05 £47.00
Median hourly rate £20.11 £17.95 £16.50
% change year-on-year +12.03% +8.79% -

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 13 August 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 14 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 13 August 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 +235 213 £538 -2.27% 36
London +181 131 £550 - 19
UK excluding London +197 89 £475 -4.04% 20
Work from Home +13 39 £525 -31.37% 4
North of England +129 27 £450 -18.18% 7
South East +158 26 £625 +28.87% 1
Yorkshire +90 16 £450 -23.40% 1
Scotland +78 12 £400 -15.79% 2
Midlands +72 12 £475 -5.00% 3
North West +82 11 £520 +15.56% 6
West Midlands +65 11 £475 -0.52% 2
South West +90 6 £494 -14.13% 1
East of England +77 5 £438 -12.50% 4
Wales +42 1 £400 -31.03% 2

For the 6 months to 13 August 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.

1 226 (92.62%) Azure
2 129 (52.87%) SQL
3 113 (46.31%) Python
4 111 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (40.16%) Azure Data Factory
6 97 (39.75%) Microsoft
7 91 (37.30%) Data Lake
8 88 (36.07%) Business Intelligence
9 81 (33.20%) DevOps
10 70 (28.69%) Big Data
11 64 (26.23%) C#
11 64 (26.23%) Azure SQL Database
12 63 (25.82%) Analytics
13 58 (23.77%) Data Warehouse
14 55 (22.54%) Scrum
15 54 (22.13%) Power BI
15 54 (22.13%) Power Platform
16 52 (21.31%) Scala
17 49 (20.08%) Git (software)
18 48 (19.67%) Apache Spark
19 46 (18.85%) SQL Server
20 45 (18.44%) ETL
21 42 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
22 41 (16.80%) R
23 40 (16.39%) Java
24 39 (15.98%) Docker
25 38 (15.57%) .NET
26 35 (14.34%) T-SQL
27 34 (13.93%) Kafka
28 33 (13.52%) Data Architecture

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 48 (19.67%) Apache Spark
2 13 (5.33%) SAS
3 9 (3.69%) Apache
3 9 (3.69%) Confluence
4 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 226 (92.62%) Azure
2 98 (40.16%) Azure Data Factory
3 54 (22.13%) Power Platform
4 25 (10.25%) PaaS
5 23 (9.43%) Serverless
6 22 (9.02%) AWS
7 21 (8.61%) Azure Functions
7 21 (8.61%) Logic Apps
8 12 (4.92%) GitHub
9 8 (3.28%) GCP
10 7 (2.87%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (2.46%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (2.05%) Azure Stack
12 5 (2.05%) IaaS
12 5 (2.05%) SaaS
13 3 (1.23%) Datadog
14 2 (0.82%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.82%) CloudBees
15 1 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
15 1 (0.41%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.23%) SSL
2 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (37.30%) Data Lake
2 70 (28.69%) Big Data
3 64 (26.23%) Azure SQL Database
4 58 (23.77%) Data Warehouse
5 54 (22.13%) Power BI
6 46 (18.85%) SQL Server
7 30 (12.30%) Hadoop
8 25 (10.25%) Cosmos DB
9 22 (9.02%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 18 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (5.74%) HDInsight
11 14 (5.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (5.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (4.51%) DataStage
13 11 (4.51%) NoSQL
14 6 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (2.05%) Relational Database
15 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2017
16 4 (1.64%) PolyBase
16 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 49 (20.08%) Git (software)
2 30 (12.30%) Jenkins
3 23 (9.43%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (5.74%) JIRA
5 13 (5.33%) GitLab
6 11 (4.51%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.87%) Artifactory
7 7 (2.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (2.05%) JUnit
9 5 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.23%) Postman
10 3 (1.23%) Selenium
10 3 (1.23%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.23%) Subversion
11 2 (0.82%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.82%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.82%) JMeter
11 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (13.11%) Finance
2 22 (9.02%) Marketing
3 16 (6.56%) Public Sector
4 11 (4.51%) Banking
5 5 (2.05%) Electronics
5 5 (2.05%) Retail
6 2 (0.82%) Front Office
6 2 (0.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Billing
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.41%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (37.70%) Data Engineer
2 68 (27.87%) Azure Engineer
3 65 (26.64%) Developer
4 38 (15.57%) Azure Developer
5 30 (12.30%) Architect
6 22 (9.02%) Data Architect
7 17 (6.97%) C# Developer
8 16 (6.56%) Python Engineer
9 15 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.33%) Big Data Engineer
11 12 (4.92%) Azure Architect
11 12 (4.92%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 10 (4.10%) C# Developer - Commodities
13 9 (3.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 9 (3.69%) Scala Developer
14 8 (3.28%) Analyst
14 8 (3.28%) Azure DevOps
14 8 (3.28%) Big Data Developer
14 8 (3.28%) Java Developer
14 8 (3.28%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.57%) .NET
2 34 (13.93%) Kafka
3 31 (12.70%) PySpark
4 19 (7.79%) Velocity
5 17 (6.97%) HTML
5 17 (6.97%) HTML5
6 11 (4.51%) JSON
7 6 (2.46%) scikit-learn
8 5 (2.05%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.05%) ADO
8 5 (2.05%) REST
8 5 (2.05%) TensorFlow
9 4 (1.64%) .NET Core
9 4 (1.64%) Keras
9 4 (1.64%) MLlib
9 4 (1.64%) RESTful
9 4 (1.64%) Web Services
9 4 (1.64%) XML
10 3 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.23%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.46%) FMCG
4 5 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.05%) Market Risk
5 4 (1.64%) PMI
5 4 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.23%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.23%) NHS
6 3 (1.23%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.41%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.41%) Replication
8 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.46%) Linux
2 5 (2.05%) Windows
3 2 (0.82%) Android
3 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.82%) Unix
4 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (36.07%) Business Intelligence
3 81 (33.20%) DevOps
4 63 (25.82%) Analytics
5 55 (22.54%) Scrum
6 45 (18.44%) ETL
7 33 (13.52%) Data Architecture
8 31 (12.70%) Data Management
9 30 (12.30%) Data Modelling
9 30 (12.30%) Kanban
9 30 (12.30%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (11.48%) Kimball Methodology
11 27 (11.07%) Data Integration
11 27 (11.07%) Visualisation
12 26 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (10.66%) Project Delivery
13 25 (10.25%) Data Science
13 25 (10.25%) TDD
14 24 (9.84%) Microservices
14 24 (9.84%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 129 (52.87%) SQL
2 113 (46.31%) Python
3 64 (26.23%) C#
4 52 (21.31%) Scala
5 41 (16.80%) R
6 40 (16.39%) Java
7 35 (14.34%) T-SQL
8 29 (11.89%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.87%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.46%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.05%) U-SQL
12 4 (1.64%) ANSI SQL
13 3 (1.23%) Java 8
14 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.82%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.41%) C
15 1 (0.41%) Korn
15 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (7.79%) Degree
2 14 (5.74%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.33%) Master's Degree
4 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.46%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.64%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (1.23%) PhD
9 2 (0.82%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.41%) MCSA
10 1 (0.41%) MCSE
10 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.69%) QA
2 7 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.64%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 39 (15.98%) Docker
2 5 (2.05%) HDFS
3 3 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (6.15%) Kubernetes
2 12 (4.92%) Terraform
3 7 (2.87%) Ansible
4 3 (1.23%) Nagios
5 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.82%) Puppet
6 1 (0.41%) CASB
6 1 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 97 (39.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.07%) StreamSets
3 8 (3.28%) Tableau
4 5 (2.05%) Alteryx
4 5 (2.05%) Cloudera
4 5 (2.05%) Hortonworks
5 4 (1.64%) Google
5 4 (1.64%) MapR
5 4 (1.64%) SAP
6 3 (1.23%) New Relic
7 2 (0.82%) HP
7 2 (0.82%) Informatica
7 2 (0.82%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.82%) Splunk
8 1 (0.41%) Dataiku
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle
8 1 (0.41%) Talend