Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 487 400 524
Rank change year-on-year -87 +124 +115
Contract jobs citing HBase 459 613 421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 2.70% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 448 245
UK median daily rate £563 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £428 £406 £413
90th Percentile £735 £714 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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 23,338 22,715 24,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.46% 22.07% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,228 15,498 15,947
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £285
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 288 370
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £31.23 £28.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.07% +10.82% -1.12%
10th Percentile £13.29 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £57.44 £52.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -2.14% +25.00% -5.88%

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 16 November 2018.

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 14 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 16 November 2018. 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 -99 454 £569 +3.41% 71
London -60 321 £575 +4.55% 48
UK excluding London -38 135 £550 +10.00% 23
South East -14 56 £550 +10.00% 9
North of England -20 44 £550 +4.76% 6
Yorkshire -28 25 £525 - 1
North West -5 20 £600 -1.64% 5
South West -20 15 £550 +29.41% 4
East of England +1 9 £550 +4.76%
Midlands - 7 £325 - 4
East Midlands - 5 £320 - 4
Scotland -5 4 £500 +33.33%
West Midlands - 2 £325 -
North East -8 1 £707 +15.82%

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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.

1 365 (79.52%) Hadoop
2 347 (75.60%) Big Data
3 331 (72.11%) Kafka
4 304 (66.23%) Java
5 293 (63.83%) Apache Spark
6 230 (50.11%) Apache Hive
7 224 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
8 175 (38.13%) Python
9 166 (36.17%) HDFS
10 139 (30.28%) TDD
11 138 (30.07%) Jenkins
12 137 (29.85%) Linux
13 134 (29.19%) Scala
14 132 (28.76%) NoSQL
15 121 (26.36%) BDD
16 120 (26.14%) Hadoop YARN
17 112 (24.40%) SQL
18 109 (23.75%) Apache Cassandra
19 104 (22.66%) MongoDB
20 102 (22.22%) Git (software)
20 102 (22.22%) Docker
21 101 (22.00%) Finance
22 96 (20.92%) Amazon AWS
23 94 (20.48%) DevOps
24 92 (20.04%) Java 8
25 89 (19.39%) Hortonworks
25 89 (19.39%) REST
26 88 (19.17%) JIRA
27 87 (18.95%) Unix
28 83 (18.08%) Analytics

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
1 293 (63.83%) Apache Spark
2 79 (17.21%) Apache
3 68 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
4 66 (14.38%) Confluence
5 56 (12.20%) Apache Solr
6 50 (10.89%) Apache Pig
7 12 (2.61%) SAS
8 9 (1.96%) GemFire
9 5 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.09%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.44%) JBoss
13 1 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
13 1 (0.22%) Mule
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.65%) SAP MM
2 3 (0.65%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.44%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.44%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 96 (20.92%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (10.24%) GitHub
4 34 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (4.79%) Amazon S3
6 18 (3.92%) Amazon EMR
7 17 (3.70%) IaaS
8 16 (3.49%) PaaS
9 11 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (1.74%) Amazon Kinesis
10 8 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.31%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (1.09%) Datadog
12 5 (1.09%) SaaS
13 4 (0.87%) Data Lake Analytics
13 4 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.65%) Serverless
15 2 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 52 (11.33%) Kerberos
2 16 (3.49%) Firewall
2 16 (3.49%) VPN
3 15 (3.27%) HTTP
4 12 (2.61%) SSL
5 9 (1.96%) DNS
6 7 (1.53%) HTTPS
6 7 (1.53%) WAN
7 6 (1.31%) RTMP
8 5 (1.09%) LAN
8 5 (1.09%) SMTP
8 5 (1.09%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.22%) FTP
10 1 (0.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (79.52%) Hadoop
2 347 (75.60%) Big Data
3 230 (50.11%) Apache Hive
4 132 (28.76%) NoSQL
5 109 (23.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 104 (22.66%) MongoDB
7 81 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
8 79 (17.21%) Sqoop
9 75 (16.34%) Relational Database
10 57 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
10 57 (12.42%) Impala
11 43 (9.37%) Data Lake
12 38 (8.28%) SQL Server
13 31 (6.75%) Parquet
14 30 (6.54%) Amazon Redshift
15 26 (5.66%) Redis
16 25 (5.45%) MySQL
17 24 (5.23%) RDBMS
18 16 (3.49%) Presto
19 13 (2.83%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 138 (30.07%) Jenkins
2 102 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 88 (19.17%) JIRA
4 30 (6.54%) Maven
5 27 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 27 (5.88%) IntelliJ
6 22 (4.79%) Gradle
7 16 (3.49%) JUnit
8 11 (2.40%) JBehave
9 10 (2.18%) Eclipse
9 10 (2.18%) Visual Studio
9 10 (2.18%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (1.53%) Selenium
12 6 (1.31%) Gerrit
12 6 (1.31%) GitLab
12 6 (1.31%) Subversion
13 5 (1.09%) Ant
13 5 (1.09%) CircleCI
13 5 (1.09%) Jasmine
General
1 101 (22.00%) Finance
2 54 (11.76%) Banking
3 23 (5.01%) Legal
4 17 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 16 (3.49%) Publishing
6 14 (3.05%) Retail
7 10 (2.18%) Front Office
8 7 (1.53%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.09%) Games
9 5 (1.09%) Prime Brokerage
10 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.65%) Back Office
11 3 (0.65%) Marketing
11 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 227 (49.46%) Developer
2 125 (27.23%) Java Developer
3 118 (25.71%) Data Engineer
4 85 (18.52%) Big Data Engineer
5 61 (13.29%) Big Data Developer
6 53 (11.55%) Hadoop Developer
7 42 (9.15%) Architect
8 37 (8.06%) Data Architect
9 30 (6.54%) Big Data Architect
10 25 (5.45%) Java Hadoop Developer
11 22 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
11 22 (4.79%) Hadoop Engineer
12 18 (3.92%) Python Engineer
12 18 (3.92%) Senior Data Engineer
12 18 (3.92%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.05%) Azure Engineer
13 14 (3.05%) Cloud Engineer
13 14 (3.05%) Lead Developer
14 13 (2.83%) Scala Developer
14 13 (2.83%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (72.11%) Kafka
2 89 (19.39%) REST
3 77 (16.78%) Spark Streaming
4 75 (16.34%) JSON
5 62 (13.51%) Spring
6 53 (11.55%) Samza
7 48 (10.46%) Web Services
8 47 (10.24%) RabbitMQ
9 42 (9.15%) RESTful
10 40 (8.71%) Hibernate
11 39 (8.50%) JSON Schema
12 38 (8.28%) JPA
13 31 (6.75%) Spring Boot
14 29 (6.32%) Middleware
15 28 (6.10%) J2EE
16 27 (5.88%) Apache Avro
17 22 (4.79%) Elastic Stack
18 19 (4.14%) Node.js
19 18 (3.92%) CSS
20 17 (3.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (10.46%) Algorithms
3 29 (6.32%) Virtual Team
4 22 (4.79%) Linux Command Line
5 20 (4.36%) Computer Science
6 19 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (3.05%) Derivative
8 12 (2.61%) Data Structures
9 10 (2.18%) Fintech
10 8 (1.74%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.53%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (1.53%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.31%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.31%) User Experience
13 5 (1.09%) OTC Derivatives
13 5 (1.09%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.87%) PKI
15 3 (0.65%) Cyber Defence
15 3 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 137 (29.85%) Linux
2 87 (18.95%) Unix
3 9 (1.96%) Windows
4 7 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.87%) CentOS
5 4 (0.87%) CoreOS
6 3 (0.65%) VMS
7 2 (0.44%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.22%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (30.28%) TDD
3 121 (26.36%) BDD
4 94 (20.48%) DevOps
5 83 (18.08%) Analytics
6 78 (16.99%) Microservices
7 75 (16.34%) ETL
8 68 (14.81%) Data Science
9 67 (14.60%) MapReduce
10 64 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
11 57 (12.42%) Data Modelling
11 57 (12.42%) Scrum
12 50 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
13 46 (10.02%) Problem-Solving
14 42 (9.15%) Open Source
15 39 (8.50%) SDLC
16 38 (8.28%) Machine Learning
17 34 (7.41%) Mentoring
17 34 (7.41%) Pair Programming
18 32 (6.97%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 304 (66.23%) Java
2 175 (38.13%) Python
3 134 (29.19%) Scala
4 112 (24.40%) SQL
5 92 (20.04%) Java 8
6 50 (10.89%) Shell Script
7 35 (7.63%) Groovy
8 34 (7.41%) JavaScript
8 34 (7.41%) R
9 27 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 24 (5.23%) C++
11 22 (4.79%) C
12 19 (4.14%) Ruby
13 16 (3.49%) C#
13 16 (3.49%) MATLAB
14 11 (2.40%) PL/SQL
14 11 (2.40%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.53%) Perl
16 5 (1.09%) Go
17 3 (0.65%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 46 (10.02%) Security Cleared
2 43 (9.37%) SC Cleared
3 34 (7.41%) Degree
4 15 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (2.61%) PhD
6 3 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.44%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) CCA
8 1 (0.22%) CISSP
8 1 (0.22%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.45%) Data Quality
2 20 (4.36%) QA
3 16 (3.49%) GDPR
4 7 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.09%) SLA
6 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.22%) EMIR
6 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 166 (36.17%) HDFS
2 102 (22.22%) Docker
3 61 (13.29%) Apache Flume
4 55 (11.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (1.31%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.65%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.44%) etcd
8 2 (0.44%) flannel
9 1 (0.22%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 120 (26.14%) Hadoop YARN
2 72 (15.69%) Ansible
3 70 (15.25%) Oozie
4 53 (11.55%) Kubernetes
5 45 (9.80%) Terraform
6 20 (4.36%) Ambari
7 18 (3.92%) Puppet
8 15 (3.27%) logstash
9 14 (3.05%) Kibana
10 11 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (1.53%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (1.09%) Control-M
12 5 (1.09%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.87%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.65%) Apache Slider
14 3 (0.65%) Mesos
14 3 (0.65%) Prometheus
15 2 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
15 2 (0.44%) Marathon
15 2 (0.44%) rkt
Vendors
1 89 (19.39%) Hortonworks
2 54 (11.76%) Cloudera
3 49 (10.68%) Oracle
4 36 (7.84%) MapR
5 32 (6.97%) Google
6 29 (6.32%) Tableau
7 23 (5.01%) Informatica
8 21 (4.58%) SAP
9 19 (4.14%) Talend
10 13 (2.83%) Microsoft
11 11 (2.40%) Splunk
12 9 (1.96%) Alteryx
13 7 (1.53%) Cognos
14 6 (1.31%) SaltStack
14 6 (1.31%) Sybase
15 5 (1.09%) AppDynamics
15 5 (1.09%) Cisco
15 5 (1.09%) Databricks
15 5 (1.09%) New Relic
16 4 (0.87%) Teradata