Period
to

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 30 June 2022 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
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 214 224 395
Rank change year-on-year +10 +171 +227
Contract jobs citing Databricks 1,117 799 216
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 1.26% 1.23% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 2.95% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 516 149
10th Percentile £425 £400 £363
25th Percentile £501 £463 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £700 £620 £588
90th Percentile £763 £701 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £506 £475
% change year-on-year +8.64% +6.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
10th Percentile - £27.20 -
25th Percentile - £29.00 £26.65
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £27.43
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% +16.68% -62.17%
75th Percentile - £42.13 £28.20
90th Percentile £68.54 £48.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £27.43
% change year-on-year +34.62% -5.20% -62.17%

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 36,059 27,054 17,541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.74% 41.50% 42.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,168 17,356 11,091
10th Percentile £300 £300 £250
25th Percentile £420 £400 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £495 £463
Median % change year-on-year +6.06% +7.03% +1.65%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £738 £680 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £443 £445
% change year-on-year +7.34% -0.56% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 849 772 629
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.66
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.63 £14.50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +4.28%
75th Percentile £48.59 £42.54 £34.66
90th Percentile £66.00 £55.45 £52.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.51 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.39% -2.70% +5.71%

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 30 June 2022.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Databricks over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Databricks in the UK

Databricks
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 Databricks within the UK over the 6 months to 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England +4 876 £610 +16.19% 154
London +16 644 £625 +13.64% 86
Work from Home +15 606 £575 +9.52% 55
UK excluding London -46 187 £550 +8.64% 83
South East -11 75 £625 +19.05% 16
Midlands -22 43 £525 +10.53% 11
West Midlands -18 36 £513 +9.24% 8
North of England -86 28 £550 +10.00% 30
Scotland -6 19 £500 +42.86% 11
Yorkshire -60 16 £550 +25.36% 9
East of England -8 15 £450 +59.57% 7
North West -35 11 £613 +18.07% 13
East Midlands -12 6 £588 +23.68% 3
South West -20 5 £563 +9.76% 4
Wales -8 2 £800 +60.00%
North East -13 1 £530 -14.52% 8

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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.

1 998 (89.35%) Azure
2 574 (51.39%) Python
3 535 (47.90%) SQL
4 529 (47.36%) Azure Data Factory
5 433 (38.76%) DevOps
6 380 (34.02%) Analytics
7 368 (32.95%) Data Lake
8 345 (30.89%) Agile
9 341 (30.53%) CI/CD
10 316 (28.29%) Microsoft
11 290 (25.96%) Big Data
12 285 (25.51%) Business Intelligence
12 285 (25.51%) Power Platform
13 281 (25.16%) Power BI
14 265 (23.72%) ETL
15 259 (23.19%) Finance
16 258 (23.10%) Data Warehouse
17 257 (23.01%) Apache Spark
18 249 (22.29%) Azure Synapse Analytics
19 246 (22.02%) Data Pipeline
20 236 (21.13%) Azure DevOps
21 228 (20.41%) Social Skills
22 220 (19.70%) Java
23 219 (19.61%) Data Engineering
24 206 (18.44%) Data Modelling
25 189 (16.92%) Scala
26 178 (15.94%) SQL Server
27 166 (14.86%) Kafka
28 158 (14.15%) Scrum
29 156 (13.97%) Kubernetes

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
1 257 (23.01%) Apache Spark
2 101 (9.04%) Apache
3 44 (3.94%) Apache Airflow
4 10 (0.90%) Apache Pig
4 10 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
5 9 (0.81%) Confluence
6 8 (0.72%) Luigi
6 8 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.63%) Jupyter
7 7 (0.63%) SAS
8 6 (0.54%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.36%) nginx
10 1 (0.090%) Apache Synapse
10 1 (0.090%) Camunda
10 1 (0.090%) CMS
10 1 (0.090%) GemFire
10 1 (0.090%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.27%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.090%) Finacle
4 1 (0.090%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 998 (89.35%) Azure
2 529 (47.36%) Azure Data Factory
3 285 (25.51%) Power Platform
4 249 (22.29%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 236 (21.13%) Azure DevOps
6 139 (12.44%) AWS
7 115 (10.30%) Serverless
8 91 (8.15%) Azure Monitor
9 84 (7.52%) Azure Functions
10 83 (7.43%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 80 (7.16%) PaaS
12 71 (6.36%) GitHub
13 65 (5.82%) Azure AKS
14 61 (5.46%) Amazon S3
15 59 (5.28%) GCP
16 57 (5.10%) Snowflake
17 55 (4.92%) Azure Key Vault
17 55 (4.92%) IaaS
18 42 (3.76%) Azure Logic Apps
19 35 (3.13%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.07%) Firewall
2 6 (0.54%) HTTP
3 5 (0.45%) FTP
4 4 (0.36%) Calico
5 2 (0.18%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.090%) Broadband
6 1 (0.090%) Internet
6 1 (0.090%) IPFS
6 1 (0.090%) SSL
6 1 (0.090%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.090%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (32.95%) Data Lake
2 290 (25.96%) Big Data
3 281 (25.16%) Power BI
4 258 (23.10%) Data Warehouse
5 178 (15.94%) SQL Server
6 149 (13.34%) Azure SQL Database
7 104 (9.31%) Delta Lake
8 89 (7.97%) Hadoop
9 80 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 70 (6.27%) NoSQL
11 63 (5.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 60 (5.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 58 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 50 (4.48%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 44 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
15 44 (3.94%) Tableau
16 40 (3.58%) Relational Database
17 38 (3.40%) Metadata
18 30 (2.69%) Apache Hive
19 29 (2.60%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 130 (11.64%) Git (software)
2 84 (7.52%) Jenkins
3 81 (7.25%) Maven
4 78 (6.98%) Gradle
5 67 (6.00%) GitLab
6 61 (5.46%) TeamCity
7 47 (4.21%) JIRA
8 28 (2.51%) PowerDesigner
9 25 (2.24%) ERwin
10 24 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
11 23 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
12 20 (1.79%) ER Studio
13 18 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (1.52%) kappa
15 13 (1.16%) Visual Studio
16 12 (1.07%) MLflow
16 12 (1.07%) Subversion
17 9 (0.81%) Cucumber
17 9 (0.81%) SonarQube
18 6 (0.54%) Selenium
General
1 259 (23.19%) Finance
2 228 (20.41%) Social Skills
3 121 (10.83%) Banking
4 94 (8.42%) Investment Banking
5 80 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (4.66%) Public Sector
7 29 (2.60%) Marketing
8 27 (2.42%) Presentation Skills
9 22 (1.97%) Law
10 17 (1.52%) Front Office
10 17 (1.52%) Legal
11 16 (1.43%) Retail
12 14 (1.25%) Telecoms
13 13 (1.16%) Influencing Skills
14 11 (0.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 10 (0.90%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.72%) Publishing
17 7 (0.63%) Automotive
17 7 (0.63%) Financial Institution
17 7 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 512 (45.84%) Data Engineer
2 283 (25.34%) Azure Engineer
3 201 (17.99%) Azure Data Engineer
4 154 (13.79%) Architect
5 142 (12.71%) Developer
6 106 (9.49%) Data Architect
7 78 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
8 56 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
9 45 (4.03%) Azure Architect
10 42 (3.76%) Azure Developer
10 42 (3.76%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 42 (3.76%) Big Data Engineer
10 42 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
10 42 (3.76%) Java Engineer
11 38 (3.40%) Python Engineer
12 36 (3.22%) Senior Data Engineer
13 35 (3.13%) Scala Engineer
14 31 (2.78%) Analyst
15 29 (2.60%) Cloud Architect
16 25 (2.24%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (14.86%) Kafka
2 103 (9.22%) PySpark
3 52 (4.66%) .NET
4 43 (3.85%) Spring
5 32 (2.86%) ARM Templates
6 29 (2.60%) Pandas
6 29 (2.60%) Spark Streaming
7 27 (2.42%) pytest
8 23 (2.06%) React
9 19 (1.70%) ADO
10 18 (1.61%) REST
11 17 (1.52%) Apache NiFi
12 15 (1.34%) scikit-learn
13 13 (1.16%) NumPy
14 10 (0.90%) .NET Framework
15 9 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (0.81%) Spring Boot
15 9 (0.81%) YAML
16 8 (0.72%) .NET Core
16 8 (0.72%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 56 (5.01%) Cloud Native
2 37 (3.31%) Data Structures
3 24 (2.15%) Algorithms
3 24 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
4 22 (1.97%) Public Cloud
4 22 (1.97%) Virtual Team
5 20 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
6 17 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (1.34%) IoT
8 15 (1.34%) Renewable Energy
9 12 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.07%) NHS
10 10 (0.90%) Market Risk
11 7 (0.63%) Credit Risk
11 7 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (0.54%) Derivative
13 5 (0.45%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.33%) Linux
2 21 (1.88%) Windows
3 17 (1.52%) Unix
4 9 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.45%) VMS
6 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (38.76%) DevOps
2 380 (34.02%) Analytics
3 345 (30.89%) Agile
4 341 (30.53%) CI/CD
5 285 (25.51%) Business Intelligence
6 265 (23.72%) ETL
7 246 (22.02%) Data Pipeline
8 219 (19.61%) Data Engineering
9 206 (18.44%) Data Modelling
10 158 (14.15%) Scrum
11 132 (11.82%) Migration
12 106 (9.49%) Data Science
13 104 (9.31%) Test Automation
14 97 (8.68%) TDD
15 87 (7.79%) Data Analytics
16 81 (7.25%) Machine Learning
17 77 (6.89%) Log Analytics
17 77 (6.89%) Visualisation
18 76 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
19 70 (6.27%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 574 (51.39%) Python
2 535 (47.90%) SQL
3 220 (19.70%) Java
4 189 (16.92%) Scala
5 111 (9.94%) PowerShell
6 100 (8.95%) C#
7 53 (4.74%) Bash
8 51 (4.57%) R
9 49 (4.39%) T-SQL
10 28 (2.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 24 (2.15%) JavaScript
12 18 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.45%) Go
15 4 (0.36%) Bicep
15 4 (0.36%) C++
15 4 (0.36%) Julia
15 4 (0.36%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.36%) VBScript
16 3 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (5.37%) Security Cleared
2 45 (4.03%) Degree
3 39 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.34%) FFIEC
5 14 (1.25%) PMP
6 10 (0.90%) Master's Degree
6 10 (0.90%) PhD
7 9 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (0.18%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.18%) CISSP
12 1 (0.090%) CISMP
12 1 (0.090%) ISEB
12 1 (0.090%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.80%) Data Quality
2 30 (2.69%) QA
3 15 (1.34%) GLBA
3 15 (1.34%) NIST
3 15 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.98%) GDPR
5 8 (0.72%) SLA
6 5 (0.45%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.18%) IFRS
7 2 (0.18%) IFRS 17
7 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.090%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.090%) PMO
System Software
1 85 (7.61%) Docker
2 17 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (1.07%) HDFS
4 11 (0.98%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.45%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 156 (13.97%) Kubernetes
2 140 (12.53%) Terraform
3 35 (3.13%) Ansible
4 14 (1.25%) Istio
5 9 (0.81%) Puppet
6 4 (0.36%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.27%) Grafana
7 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.18%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.18%) Kubeflow
8 2 (0.18%) logstash
8 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.090%) Argo
9 1 (0.090%) Mesos
9 1 (0.090%) Nagios
Vendors
1 316 (28.29%) Microsoft
2 57 (5.10%) SAP
3 55 (4.92%) Oracle
4 35 (3.13%) Informatica
5 27 (2.42%) Google
6 22 (1.97%) BiZZdesign
6 22 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (1.88%) Talend
8 20 (1.79%) AppDynamics
8 20 (1.79%) Cloudera
9 15 (1.34%) Alteryx
10 12 (1.07%) IBM
11 8 (0.72%) Splunk
12 7 (0.63%) Confluent
13 6 (0.54%) Sparx
14 5 (0.45%) Hortonworks
14 5 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
15 4 (0.36%) Amdocs
15 4 (0.36%) Greenplum
16 3 (0.27%) MapR