Period
to 3 March 2021

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 3 March 2021 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
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 286 490 788
Rank change year-on-year +204 +298 +91
Contract jobs citing Databricks 422 245 94
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 0.37% 0.097%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 0.87% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 176 50
Median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +2.44%
10th Percentile £381 £413 £324
90th Percentile £625 £700 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £490 £400
% change year-on-year +2.04% +22.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £66.50 £49.96 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.10% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.96 -

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 20,169 28,281 40,896
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.78% 42.25% 42.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,729 17,855 25,642
Median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £258
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 693 1,135 1,452
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.99% +6.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.86 £10.75
90th Percentile £61.20 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% +6.06% +4.04%

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 3 March 2021.

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 3 March 2021. 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 +188 321 £488 -8.24% 83
London +102 212 £480 -12.73% 30
Work from Home -85 152 £500 -6.98% 15
UK excluding London +144 91 £500 +2.04% 57
North of England +109 54 £519 -13.54% 21
Yorkshire +59 31 £550 -12.00% 9
North West +69 23 £485 -7.62% 10
South East +84 20 £506 +1.25% 10
Midlands +49 11 £368 -35.67% 16
East Midlands +34 8 £368 -18.33% 4
West Midlands +32 3 £375 -42.31% 12
Scotland +28 3 £300 -29.41% 4
Wales +7 2 £500 +11.11% 2
East of England +61 1 £475 +8.57% 3
North East - 1 £640 - 2

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, 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.

1 360 (85.31%) Azure
2 209 (49.53%) SQL
3 206 (48.82%) Python
4 173 (41.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 171 (40.52%) Data Lake
6 141 (33.41%) Microsoft
7 131 (31.04%) Business Intelligence
8 130 (30.81%) Agile Software Development
9 124 (29.38%) DevOps
10 119 (28.20%) Analytics
11 115 (27.25%) Data Warehouse
12 103 (24.41%) Power Platform
13 102 (24.17%) Power BI
14 92 (21.80%) ETL
15 87 (20.62%) Azure SQL Database
16 85 (20.14%) Data Modelling
17 80 (18.96%) Data Engineering
18 68 (16.11%) Big Data
19 65 (15.40%) SQL Server
20 64 (15.17%) PySpark
21 63 (14.93%) Apache Spark
22 60 (14.22%) Finance
23 56 (13.27%) Data Architecture
23 56 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
24 54 (12.80%) Serverless
25 53 (12.56%) AWS
26 46 (10.90%) Scrum
27 45 (10.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 44 (10.43%) Git (software)
29 42 (9.95%) Data Management

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 63 (14.93%) Apache Spark
2 20 (4.74%) Apache
3 14 (3.32%) Apache Airflow
4 9 (2.13%) SAS
5 8 (1.90%) Apache Synapse
6 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.71%) IIS
7 2 (0.47%) Confluence
8 1 (0.24%) Luigi
Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.47%) Aligne
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.24%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 360 (85.31%) Azure
2 173 (41.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 103 (24.41%) Power Platform
4 54 (12.80%) Serverless
5 53 (12.56%) AWS
6 41 (9.72%) Azure Functions
7 26 (6.16%) Logic Apps
8 17 (4.03%) PaaS
9 12 (2.84%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (2.61%) GitHub
11 10 (2.37%) Azure Machine Learning
12 9 (2.13%) GCP
13 8 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
13 8 (1.90%) iPaaS
14 6 (1.42%) Azure Stack
14 6 (1.42%) SaaS
15 5 (1.18%) PowerApps
16 4 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.95%) Microsoft 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (40.52%) Data Lake
2 115 (27.25%) Data Warehouse
3 102 (24.17%) Power BI
4 87 (20.62%) Azure SQL Database
5 68 (16.11%) Big Data
6 65 (15.40%) SQL Server
7 45 (10.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 40 (9.48%) Cosmos DB
9 31 (7.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 30 (7.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (6.64%) NoSQL
11 28 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 24 (5.69%) Tableau
13 18 (4.27%) Relational Database
14 16 (3.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 13 (3.08%) Hadoop
15 13 (3.08%) HDInsight
16 11 (2.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 11 (2.61%) PolyBase
16 11 (2.61%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 44 (10.43%) Git (software)
2 40 (9.48%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.50%) JIRA
4 14 (3.32%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (3.08%) PowerDesigner
6 8 (1.90%) kappa
7 7 (1.66%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.66%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.18%) RStudio
9 4 (0.95%) Liquibase
10 3 (0.71%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.71%) Postman
10 3 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.71%) Subversion
10 3 (0.71%) VisualSVN
11 2 (0.47%) MLflow
11 2 (0.47%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.47%) Sourcetree
12 1 (0.24%) git-flow
12 1 (0.24%) GitLab
General
1 60 (14.22%) Finance
2 21 (4.98%) Banking
3 14 (3.32%) Public Sector
4 13 (3.08%) Marketing
5 9 (2.13%) Retail
6 7 (1.66%) Front Office
6 7 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.47%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 165 (39.10%) Data Engineer
2 101 (23.93%) Azure Engineer
3 80 (18.96%) Architect
4 53 (12.56%) Developer
5 52 (12.32%) Data Architect
6 45 (10.66%) Azure Architect
7 40 (9.48%) Python Engineer
8 18 (4.27%) Azure Developer
8 18 (4.27%) Consultant
8 18 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (3.79%) Senior Data Engineer
10 15 (3.55%) Data Consultant
11 14 (3.32%) Analyst
12 13 (3.08%) Technical Architect
13 12 (2.84%) Big Data Engineer
13 12 (2.84%) Data Scientist
13 12 (2.84%) Python Developer
14 11 (2.61%) Azure Consultant
15 10 (2.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 10 (2.37%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.17%) PySpark
2 34 (8.06%) .NET
3 30 (7.11%) Kafka
4 15 (3.55%) JSON
5 12 (2.84%) Velocity
6 6 (1.42%) Highcharts JS
6 6 (1.42%) Redux
7 5 (1.18%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.95%) Pandas
8 4 (0.95%) scikit-learn
8 4 (0.95%) XML
9 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.71%) Flask
9 3 (0.71%) HTML
9 3 (0.71%) HTML5
9 3 (0.71%) MDX
9 3 (0.71%) MLlib
9 3 (0.71%) NumPy
9 3 (0.71%) React
9 3 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (2.84%) NHS
4 11 (2.61%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.42%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.42%) User Experience
7 5 (1.18%) Reinsurance
8 4 (0.95%) FMCG
8 4 (0.95%) Market Risk
9 3 (0.71%) Life Science
10 2 (0.47%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.47%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.47%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.47%) Social Media
10 2 (0.47%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.24%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.24%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.42%) Linux
2 2 (0.47%) Unix
3 1 (0.24%) Windows
3 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (31.04%) Business Intelligence
2 130 (30.81%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (29.38%) DevOps
4 119 (28.20%) Analytics
5 92 (21.80%) ETL
6 85 (20.14%) Data Modelling
7 80 (18.96%) Data Engineering
8 56 (13.27%) Data Architecture
9 46 (10.90%) Scrum
10 42 (9.95%) Data Management
11 38 (9.00%) Data Science
11 38 (9.00%) Machine Learning
12 37 (8.77%) Test Automation
13 34 (8.06%) Data Integration
14 33 (7.82%) Artificial Intelligence
14 33 (7.82%) Data Analysis
15 30 (7.11%) Migration
16 28 (6.64%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (6.64%) TOGAF
17 27 (6.40%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 209 (49.53%) SQL
2 206 (48.82%) Python
3 40 (9.48%) R
4 33 (7.82%) PowerShell
5 28 (6.64%) T-SQL
6 27 (6.40%) Scala
7 26 (6.16%) C#
8 25 (5.92%) Java
9 12 (2.84%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.37%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.42%) U-SQL
12 5 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.95%) Go
13 4 (0.95%) Perl
14 3 (0.71%) C
14 3 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.71%) Groovy
15 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.47%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (5.45%) Degree
2 10 (2.37%) SC Cleared
2 10 (2.37%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.18%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.18%) PhD
5 4 (0.95%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB
8 1 (0.24%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.77%) QA
2 30 (7.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) GDPR
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (4.74%) Docker
2 5 (1.18%) HDFS
3 3 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 27 (6.40%) Terraform
2 5 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.47%) Kibana
4 1 (0.24%) Ansible
4 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 141 (33.41%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.08%) BiZZdesign
2 13 (3.08%) Talend
3 12 (2.84%) SAP
4 11 (2.61%) MuleSoft
5 7 (1.66%) IBM
5 7 (1.66%) Oracle
6 6 (1.42%) Splunk
6 6 (1.42%) StreamSets
7 5 (1.18%) Google
8 4 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.95%) Teradata
9 3 (0.71%) Adobe
9 3 (0.71%) Alteryx
9 3 (0.71%) GoldenSource
9 3 (0.71%) Micro Focus
9 3 (0.71%) RedGate
10 2 (0.47%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.24%) Infor