Period
to 23 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for HBase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HBase over the 6 months to 23 September 2017 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 HBase
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 388 553 672
Rank change year-on-year +165 +119 +90
Contract jobs citing HBase 567 348 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.58% 1.46% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 213 157
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £590
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.78% +7.27%
10th Percentile £386 £400 £420
90th Percentile £700 £750 £691
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -11.43% - +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £33.55

HBase 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 21955 23916 26561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.42% 22.26% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14657 16004 17472
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £263
90th Percentile £625 £599 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 389 389
UK median hourly rate £29.81 £29.53 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.97% +0.08% +7.27%
10th Percentile £12.44 £11.25 £13.70
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.45 £52.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year +8.77% -4.20% +19.00%

HBase
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HBase as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HBase in the UK

HBase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HBase.

Contractor daily rate trend for HBase in the UK

HBase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HBase over the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HBase in the UK

HBase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HBase.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HBase in the UK

HBase
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 HBase within the UK over the 6 months to 23 September 2017. 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 +171 553 £550 - 33
London +153 401 £550 -4.35% 25
UK excluding London +48 164 £465 -11.43% 8
South East +21 70 £450 +2.86% 5
North of England +69 43 £508 -27.50%
Yorkshire +36 41 £508 -27.50%
South West +20 19 £423 +5.63%
East of England +4 19 £525 +25.00% 2
North East +78 7 £610 -18.67%
North West +34 7 £610 +6.09%
Scotland +25 6 £375 -6.25%
Wales -3 5 £350 -46.15%
Midlands +16 1 - - 1
East Midlands -10 1 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HBase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for HBase.

1 523 (92.24%) Hadoop
2 449 (79.19%) Big Data
3 396 (69.84%) Java
4 363 (64.02%) Apache Spark
5 299 (52.73%) Kafka
6 266 (46.91%) Apache Hive
7 256 (45.15%) Agile Software Development
8 247 (43.56%) HDFS
9 212 (37.39%) MapReduce
10 207 (36.51%) TDD
11 201 (35.45%) Linux
12 173 (30.51%) REST
13 170 (29.98%) Microservices
14 155 (27.34%) BDD
15 154 (27.16%) Spring
16 152 (26.81%) Security Cleared
17 151 (26.63%) Python
18 148 (26.10%) Scrum
19 145 (25.57%) Apache Flume
20 142 (25.04%) Docker
21 139 (24.51%) NoSQL
21 139 (24.51%) SQL
22 132 (23.28%) Finance
22 132 (23.28%) Scala
23 129 (22.75%) Analytics
24 127 (22.40%) Spring Boot
25 125 (22.05%) JIRA
26 124 (21.87%) ETL
27 121 (21.34%) SC Cleared
28 117 (20.63%) Sqoop

HBase
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
1 363 (64.02%) Apache Spark
2 103 (18.17%) Confluence
3 93 (16.40%) Apache Pig
4 91 (16.05%) Apache
5 89 (15.70%) Apache Solr
6 67 (11.82%) Elasticsearch
7 32 (5.64%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.65%) OpenStack
9 13 (2.29%) SAS
10 12 (2.12%) Cloud Foundry
11 10 (1.76%) GemFire
11 10 (1.76%) JBoss
12 5 (0.88%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.71%) CMS
13 4 (0.71%) nginx
14 3 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
14 3 (0.53%) Jetty
14 3 (0.53%) Mule
14 3 (0.53%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.35%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (0.88%) SPSS
1 5 (0.88%) Stata
2 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 85 (14.99%) Amazon AWS
1 85 (14.99%) GitHub
2 23 (4.06%) Amazon S3
3 20 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.47%) PaaS
6 13 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (1.41%) Google Analytics
10 7 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (0.88%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.71%) IaaS
13 3 (0.53%) Route 53
14 2 (0.35%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.18%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 94 (16.58%) Kerberos
2 16 (2.82%) LAN
3 15 (2.65%) WAN
4 14 (2.47%) VPN
5 12 (2.12%) HTTP
6 10 (1.76%) LDAP
7 9 (1.59%) DSL
7 9 (1.59%) Network Security
8 3 (0.53%) Firewall
8 3 (0.53%) SSL
9 1 (0.18%) FCoE
9 1 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.18%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.18%) Multicast
9 1 (0.18%) NAS
9 1 (0.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (92.24%) Hadoop
2 449 (79.19%) Big Data
3 266 (46.91%) Apache Hive
4 139 (24.51%) NoSQL
5 117 (20.63%) Sqoop
6 114 (20.11%) Impala
7 102 (17.99%) PostgreSQL
8 89 (15.70%) MongoDB
9 76 (13.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 45 (7.94%) Relational Database
11 37 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (4.94%) Data Lake
12 28 (4.94%) SQL Server
13 27 (4.76%) MySQL
14 23 (4.06%) Amazon RDS
15 22 (3.88%) DataStax
16 21 (3.70%) RDBMS
17 18 (3.17%) Cloudera CDH
17 18 (3.17%) IBM BigInsights
18 17 (3.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 125 (22.05%) JIRA
2 112 (19.75%) Jenkins
3 103 (18.17%) Cucumber
4 94 (16.58%) Git (software)
5 61 (10.76%) IntelliJ
6 39 (6.88%) GitLab
7 17 (3.00%) Gradle
7 17 (3.00%) JUnit
8 14 (2.47%) Talend Open Studio
8 14 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (2.29%) Subversion
10 11 (1.94%) Maven
11 9 (1.59%) Artifactory
12 8 (1.41%) Vagrant
13 7 (1.23%) Hudson
14 6 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (0.88%) ERwin
16 4 (0.71%) TeamCity
17 3 (0.53%) TestNG
17 3 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 132 (23.28%) Finance
2 51 (8.99%) Banking
3 41 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 30 (5.29%) Marketing
5 21 (3.70%) Electronics
5 21 (3.70%) Front Office
5 21 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.47%) Retail
8 7 (1.23%) Legal
9 3 (0.53%) Games
10 2 (0.35%) Billing
10 2 (0.35%) Law
10 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.35%) Publishing
10 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 243 (42.86%) Developer
2 125 (22.05%) Java Developer
3 112 (19.75%) Data Engineer
4 94 (16.58%) Big Data Developer
5 82 (14.46%) Big Data Engineer
6 67 (11.82%) Architect
7 62 (10.93%) Hadoop Developer
8 56 (9.88%) Hadoop Engineer
9 47 (8.29%) Data Architect
10 42 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
11 27 (4.76%) Administrator
12 26 (4.59%) Big Data Architect
13 25 (4.41%) Scala Developer
14 24 (4.23%) SC Cleared Java Developer
15 22 (3.88%) Hadoop Administrator
15 22 (3.88%) Java Engineer
15 22 (3.88%) Senior Data Engineer
16 21 (3.70%) Java Hadoop Developer
16 21 (3.70%) Senior Developer
16 21 (3.70%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (52.73%) Kafka
2 173 (30.51%) REST
3 154 (27.16%) Spring
4 127 (22.40%) Spring Boot
5 99 (17.46%) Apache Camel
6 84 (14.81%) Web Services
7 67 (11.82%) Drools
8 65 (11.46%) Spark Streaming
9 64 (11.29%) JSON
10 50 (8.82%) RESTful
11 43 (7.58%) Samza
12 32 (5.64%) J2EE
12 32 (5.64%) XML
13 31 (5.47%) Hibernate
14 29 (5.11%) AngularJS
15 28 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
16 27 (4.76%) Guice
17 26 (4.59%) HTML
18 23 (4.06%) CSS
18 23 (4.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 84 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (13.93%) Algorithms
3 28 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (3.35%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.35%) Data Structures
5 17 (3.00%) Market Risk
6 15 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
7 14 (2.47%) Reference Data
7 14 (2.47%) Virtual Team
8 12 (2.12%) Replication
9 9 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.06%) Equities
10 6 (1.06%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.88%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.88%) Fintech
11 5 (0.88%) Grid Computing
12 4 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 201 (35.45%) Linux
2 88 (15.52%) Unix
3 19 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (3.17%) Windows
5 13 (2.29%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.88%) CentOS
7 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.53%) AIX
8 3 (0.53%) Android
9 2 (0.35%) Fedora
10 1 (0.18%) Debian
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (45.15%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (37.39%) MapReduce
3 207 (36.51%) TDD
4 170 (29.98%) Microservices
5 155 (27.34%) BDD
6 148 (26.10%) Scrum
7 129 (22.75%) Analytics
8 124 (21.87%) ETL
9 117 (20.63%) DevOps
10 111 (19.58%) Data Architecture
11 104 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
12 81 (14.29%) Data Modelling
13 58 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
14 54 (9.52%) OO
15 53 (9.35%) Data Analytics
15 53 (9.35%) Open Source
16 40 (7.05%) Visualisation
17 37 (6.53%) Multithreading
18 36 (6.35%) Software Engineering
19 33 (5.82%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 396 (69.84%) Java
2 151 (26.63%) Python
3 139 (24.51%) SQL
4 132 (23.28%) Scala
5 70 (12.35%) Shell Script
6 26 (4.59%) R
7 21 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 20 (3.53%) Bash Shell
9 16 (2.82%) Groovy
10 13 (2.29%) Perl
11 12 (2.12%) HiveQL
12 9 (1.59%) Ruby
13 8 (1.41%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.23%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.88%) C#
16 4 (0.71%) Go
16 4 (0.71%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.53%) Clojure
18 2 (0.35%) C++
18 2 (0.35%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 152 (26.81%) Security Cleared
2 121 (21.34%) SC Cleared
3 28 (4.94%) Degree
4 18 (3.17%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.06%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.88%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.71%) CISA
7 4 (0.71%) CISM
7 4 (0.71%) CISSP
7 4 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.53%) PhD
9 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.18%) ISEB
10 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.17%) Data Quality
2 31 (5.47%) QA
3 8 (1.41%) MiFID
4 4 (0.71%) FedRAMP
4 4 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.35%) EMIR
6 2 (0.35%) SLA
7 1 (0.18%) Basel III
System Software
1 247 (43.56%) HDFS
2 145 (25.57%) Apache Flume
3 142 (25.04%) Docker
4 95 (16.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.71%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.18%) KVM
8 1 (0.18%) NFS
8 1 (0.18%) SRDF
8 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 98 (17.28%) Ansible
2 97 (17.11%) Kubernetes
3 78 (13.76%) Hadoop YARN
4 58 (10.23%) Terraform
5 52 (9.17%) Oozie
6 36 (6.35%) Puppet
7 31 (5.47%) Ambari
8 18 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (3.00%) Prometheus
10 14 (2.47%) Control-M
11 10 (1.76%) Kibana
12 9 (1.59%) Graphite
13 7 (1.23%) Mesos
14 4 (0.71%) logstash
14 4 (0.71%) Nagios
15 3 (0.53%) Salt
15 3 (0.53%) ZABBIX
16 2 (0.35%) Apache Slider
17 1 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
17 1 (0.18%) Rancher
Vendors
1 111 (19.58%) Cloudera
2 65 (11.46%) Oracle
3 58 (10.23%) Hortonworks
4 35 (6.17%) Google
5 30 (5.29%) SAP
6 29 (5.11%) Informatica
7 25 (4.41%) IBM
8 24 (4.23%) Red Hat
9 22 (3.88%) Tableau
10 20 (3.53%) MapR
10 20 (3.53%) Teradata
11 14 (2.47%) Splunk
11 14 (2.47%) Talend
12 9 (1.59%) Nuix
13 8 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.41%) Sybase
14 6 (1.06%) VMware
15 5 (0.88%) CA
16 4 (0.71%) Ab Initio
16 4 (0.71%) Adobe