Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 483 419 443
Rank change year-on-year -64 +24 +152
Contract jobs citing HBase 388 578 471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.89% 2.46% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 401 321
UK median daily rate £560 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% -10.26%
10th Percentile £450 £425 £400
90th Percentile £688 £688 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £513 £465
% change year-on-year +2.44% +10.22% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 20,567 23,514 21,319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.15% 22.69% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,088 16,385 14,160
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £635 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 238 269
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% +9.73%
10th Percentile £14.29 £14.00 £11.04
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +4.48% +6.35% +10.53%

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 17 July 2019.

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 17 July 2019. 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 -85 349 £570 +3.64% 39
London -68 206 £600 +9.09% 22
UK excluding London -14 178 £525 +2.44% 23
South East -17 53 £506 +1.25% 12
North of England -3 46 £525 -4.55% 2
Scotland +56 34 £525 +5.00% 4
Yorkshire +11 31 £525 +5.00% 1
East of England +21 18 £519 +15.33% 2
South West -23 18 £525 +3.70%
North West +6 14 £525 -4.55% 1
Midlands +18 8 £525 +13.51% 1
East Midlands +27 7 £525 -12.50% 1
North East +19 1 £588 -16.84%
West Midlands +19 1 £600 +84.62%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HBase 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 HBase.

1 302 (77.84%) Hadoop
2 270 (69.59%) Apache Spark
3 257 (66.24%) Big Data
4 218 (56.19%) Apache Hive
5 216 (55.67%) Kafka
6 190 (48.97%) Java
7 160 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
8 153 (39.43%) HDFS
9 136 (35.05%) Python
10 128 (32.99%) Scala
11 127 (32.73%) SQL
12 125 (32.22%) Linux
13 119 (30.67%) Jenkins
14 101 (26.03%) Unix
15 92 (23.71%) Git (software)
16 89 (22.94%) Finance
17 82 (21.13%) TDD
18 77 (19.85%) DevOps
19 76 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
20 69 (17.78%) Impala
21 67 (17.27%) Analytics
21 67 (17.27%) Hadoop YARN
22 66 (17.01%) ETL
23 63 (16.24%) Shell Script
23 63 (16.24%) NoSQL
24 60 (15.46%) Apache Cassandra
25 58 (14.95%) Docker
25 58 (14.95%) MongoDB
26 57 (14.69%) PostgreSQL
27 56 (14.43%) Spring

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
1 270 (69.59%) Apache Spark
2 46 (11.86%) Apache
3 44 (11.34%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (8.25%) Apache Solr
5 23 (5.93%) Apache Pig
5 23 (5.93%) Confluence
6 9 (2.32%) JBoss
7 6 (1.55%) Apache Airflow
7 6 (1.55%) Jupyter
7 6 (1.55%) SAS
7 6 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.26%) GemFire
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (1.55%) Weka
2 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) SAP ERP
1 4 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.03%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 76 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (12.11%) GitHub
3 39 (10.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 32 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (6.19%) Amazon S3
6 21 (5.41%) Amazon EMR
7 15 (3.87%) Serverless
8 13 (3.35%) Amazon Kinesis
9 10 (2.58%) Power Platform
10 9 (2.32%) Amazon ECS
10 9 (2.32%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (1.29%) Azure Machine Learning
12 5 (1.29%) Data Lake Analytics
13 4 (1.03%) Amazon Glacier
13 4 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.77%) IaaS
14 3 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.73%) Kerberos
2 8 (2.06%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (0.52%) 2.5G
3 2 (0.52%) 2G
3 2 (0.52%) 3G
3 2 (0.52%) 4G
3 2 (0.52%) 5G
3 2 (0.52%) DNS
3 2 (0.52%) Firewall
3 2 (0.52%) SSL
3 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (77.84%) Hadoop
2 257 (66.24%) Big Data
3 218 (56.19%) Apache Hive
4 69 (17.78%) Impala
5 63 (16.24%) NoSQL
6 60 (15.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 58 (14.95%) MongoDB
8 57 (14.69%) PostgreSQL
9 55 (14.18%) Data Warehouse
10 37 (9.54%) Parquet
11 35 (9.02%) Data Lake
12 31 (7.99%) Relational Database
12 31 (7.99%) Spark SQL
13 27 (6.96%) Sqoop
14 22 (5.67%) Amazon Redshift
15 21 (5.41%) SQL Server
16 15 (3.87%) Data Mining
17 13 (3.35%) Flink
17 13 (3.35%) Presto
17 13 (3.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 119 (30.67%) Jenkins
2 92 (23.71%) Git (software)
3 52 (13.40%) JIRA
4 47 (12.11%) Maven
5 33 (8.51%) Gradle
6 25 (6.44%) IntelliJ
7 24 (6.19%) JUnit
8 23 (5.93%) Subversion
9 21 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
10 20 (5.15%) Eclipse
11 12 (3.09%) GitLab
12 11 (2.84%) Cucumber
12 11 (2.84%) FindBugs
13 10 (2.58%) Travis CI
14 9 (2.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
16 4 (1.03%) ERwin
17 3 (0.77%) SoapUI
17 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio
18 2 (0.52%) Jasmine
General
1 89 (22.94%) Finance
2 49 (12.63%) Banking
3 13 (3.35%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.32%) Legal
4 9 (2.32%) Publishing
4 9 (2.32%) Retail Banking
5 8 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.80%) Retail
7 5 (1.29%) Games
7 5 (1.29%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.03%) Front Office
9 3 (0.77%) Marketing
9 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 151 (38.92%) Developer
2 96 (24.74%) Data Engineer
3 70 (18.04%) Java Developer
4 60 (15.46%) Big Data Engineer
5 57 (14.69%) Big Data Developer
6 44 (11.34%) Hadoop Developer
7 39 (10.05%) Administrator
8 38 (9.79%) Architect
9 37 (9.54%) Hadoop Administrator
10 32 (8.25%) Scala Developer
11 27 (6.96%) Hadoop Engineer
12 22 (5.67%) Data Architect
13 19 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
14 18 (4.64%) Java Hadoop Developer
15 14 (3.61%) AWS Developer
15 14 (3.61%) Java Engineer
16 12 (3.09%) Apache Spark Developer
16 12 (3.09%) Cloud Engineer
17 11 (2.84%) Big Data Architect
18 10 (2.58%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (55.67%) Kafka
2 56 (14.43%) Spring
3 42 (10.82%) REST
3 42 (10.82%) Spark Streaming
4 41 (10.57%) Web Services
5 33 (8.51%) JSON
6 30 (7.73%) Apache Avro
7 27 (6.96%) Spring Boot
8 22 (5.67%) Apache Camel
9 20 (5.15%) RabbitMQ
10 19 (4.90%) Samza
11 18 (4.64%) Apache NiFi
11 18 (4.64%) Hibernate
11 18 (4.64%) JSON Schema
12 17 (4.38%) PySpark
12 17 (4.38%) RESTful
13 15 (3.87%) JPA
13 15 (3.87%) Middleware
14 14 (3.61%) Elastic Stack
14 14 (3.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.19%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (3.87%) Virtual Team
4 12 (3.09%) Cloud Native
5 11 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.32%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.80%) PKI
9 6 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.29%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.29%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.77%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.77%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.77%) User Experience
12 2 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.52%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.52%) Replication
13 1 (0.26%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 125 (32.22%) Linux
2 101 (26.03%) Unix
3 12 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (1.80%) CentOS
5 6 (1.55%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.77%) Windows
7 2 (0.52%) Solaris
8 1 (0.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (21.13%) TDD
3 77 (19.85%) DevOps
4 67 (17.27%) Analytics
5 66 (17.01%) ETL
6 56 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (13.14%) BDD
8 49 (12.63%) Data Science
8 49 (12.63%) SDLC
9 43 (11.08%) MapReduce
9 43 (11.08%) Performance Tuning
10 42 (10.82%) Data Modelling
11 38 (9.79%) Scrum
12 36 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (8.76%) Software Engineering
14 33 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (7.99%) Visualisation
16 29 (7.47%) Computer Science
17 28 (7.22%) Data Ingestion
17 28 (7.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 190 (48.97%) Java
2 136 (35.05%) Python
3 128 (32.99%) Scala
4 127 (32.73%) SQL
5 63 (16.24%) Shell Script
6 34 (8.76%) R
7 30 (7.73%) Java 8
8 28 (7.22%) Bash Shell
9 22 (5.67%) JavaScript
10 17 (4.38%) Ruby
11 16 (4.12%) PL/SQL
12 14 (3.61%) C#
12 14 (3.61%) C++
13 8 (2.06%) MATLAB
13 8 (2.06%) Perl
14 7 (1.80%) Groovy
15 4 (1.03%) Go
16 3 (0.77%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.77%) VBA
17 2 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 43 (11.08%) SC Cleared
3 26 (6.70%) Degree
4 5 (1.29%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.77%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.77%) PhD
7 2 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.26%) CISSP
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.77%) IFRS
2 3 (0.77%) QA
3 2 (0.52%) GDPR
4 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 153 (39.43%) HDFS
2 58 (14.95%) Docker
3 32 (8.25%) Apache Flume
4 22 (5.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (1.29%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.29%) vSphere
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 67 (17.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 41 (10.57%) Ansible
3 38 (9.79%) Oozie
4 27 (6.96%) Terraform
5 26 (6.70%) Puppet
6 24 (6.19%) Kubernetes
7 16 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (3.35%) ZABBIX
9 10 (2.58%) logstash
10 6 (1.55%) Nagios
11 5 (1.29%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.77%) Kibana
13 2 (0.52%) Ambari
13 2 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.52%) Mesos
13 2 (0.52%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.52%) Salt
13 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.26%) Consul
14 1 (0.26%) Grafana
Vendors
1 42 (10.82%) Hortonworks
2 40 (10.31%) Cloudera
3 33 (8.51%) Google
4 31 (7.99%) Oracle
5 25 (6.44%) Informatica
6 19 (4.90%) Tableau
7 17 (4.38%) MapR
8 16 (4.12%) Microsoft
9 10 (2.58%) Red Hat
9 10 (2.58%) Talend
10 9 (2.32%) Teradata
11 7 (1.80%) SAP
11 7 (1.80%) StreamSets
12 6 (1.55%) Datameer
12 6 (1.55%) SaltStack
13 5 (1.29%) Databricks
14 4 (1.03%) Alteryx
14 4 (1.03%) IBM
14 4 (1.03%) Netezza
14 4 (1.03%) Splunk