Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 568 490 408
Rank change year-on-year -78 -82 +135
Contract jobs citing HBase 239 455 606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.44% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.33% 1.96% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 321 444
UK median daily rate £550 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27% -
10th Percentile £454 £425 £406
90th Percentile £700 £725 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £544 £500
% change year-on-year -3.45% +8.75% -
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 17,970 23,161 22,425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.41% 22.52% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,176 16,131 15,282
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £310
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 241 278
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £32.48 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.08% +6.48% +8.23%
10th Percentile £13.49 £12.75 £13.93
90th Percentile £65.00 £57.33 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.45% -4.29% +24.20%

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 12 November 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 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 12 November 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 -125 201 £550 -2.22% 26
London -101 119 £563 -2.17% 16
UK excluding London +39 116 £525 -3.45% 15
South East +31 49 £515 -1.90% 3
Scotland +53 33 £525 +5.00% 5
North of England +8 14 £475 -13.64%
Midlands +44 10 £525 +61.54% 4
East Midlands +21 10 £525 +64.06% 3
North West +16 9 £450 -25.00%
South West -6 8 £538 -2.27% 2
Yorkshire +1 4 £488 -7.14%
East of England +29 1 £650 +18.18% 1
North East +18 1 £588 -16.84%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 188 (78.66%) Hadoop
2 147 (61.51%) Kafka
3 142 (59.41%) Big Data
4 140 (58.58%) Apache Spark
5 123 (51.46%) Apache Hive
6 113 (47.28%) Java
7 105 (43.93%) Scala
8 99 (41.42%) HDFS
9 95 (39.75%) SQL
10 91 (38.08%) Python
11 64 (26.78%) Finance
11 64 (26.78%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (26.78%) Analytics
12 63 (26.36%) NoSQL
12 63 (26.36%) Impala
12 63 (26.36%) Linux
13 59 (24.69%) ETL
13 59 (24.69%) Jenkins
14 55 (23.01%) AWS
15 51 (21.34%) Unix
16 50 (20.92%) Apache Cassandra
17 48 (20.08%) Spark SQL
18 47 (19.67%) Docker
19 43 (17.99%) Software Engineering
20 42 (17.57%) Data Development
21 41 (17.15%) MongoDB
22 40 (16.74%) DevOps
22 40 (16.74%) Banking
23 39 (16.32%) Web Services
23 39 (16.32%) Microservices

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
1 140 (58.58%) Apache Spark
2 30 (12.55%) Apache
3 26 (10.88%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (7.53%) Confluence
5 10 (4.18%) JBoss
6 8 (3.35%) Apache Pig
6 8 (3.35%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.51%) SAS
8 4 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.26%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Weka
Business Applications
1 15 (6.28%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 55 (23.01%) AWS
2 33 (13.81%) GCP
3 31 (12.97%) Azure
4 15 (6.28%) Amazon EMR
4 15 (6.28%) Serverless
5 14 (5.86%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (5.44%) Amazon S3
6 13 (5.44%) GitHub
7 9 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (3.35%) Amazon Kinesis
9 7 (2.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (2.51%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (1.67%) Amazon Glacier
11 4 (1.67%) Power Platform
12 2 (0.84%) Amazon Cognito
12 2 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.42%) Amazon EKS
13 1 (0.42%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.60%) Kerberos
2 5 (2.09%) SSL
3 4 (1.67%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.84%) Multicast
5 1 (0.42%) HTTP
5 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (78.66%) Hadoop
2 142 (59.41%) Big Data
3 123 (51.46%) Apache Hive
4 63 (26.36%) Impala
4 63 (26.36%) NoSQL
5 50 (20.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 48 (20.08%) Spark SQL
7 41 (17.15%) MongoDB
8 36 (15.06%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (11.72%) Relational Database
10 21 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (8.37%) RDBMS
12 18 (7.53%) Sqoop
13 17 (7.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 16 (6.69%) Amazon Aurora
14 16 (6.69%) Data Lake
15 15 (6.28%) Amazon Athena
15 15 (6.28%) Couchbase
15 15 (6.28%) MariaDB
15 15 (6.28%) Presto
Development Applications
1 59 (24.69%) Jenkins
2 35 (14.64%) Git (software)
3 34 (14.23%) JIRA
4 9 (3.77%) Maven
5 8 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (3.35%) GitLab
5 8 (3.35%) Gradle
5 8 (3.35%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (3.35%) Travis CI
6 4 (1.67%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.67%) JUnit
7 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.26%) PyCharm
8 2 (0.84%) Ant
8 2 (0.84%) ERwin
8 2 (0.84%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (0.84%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.42%) jMock
9 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 64 (26.78%) Finance
2 40 (16.74%) Banking
3 20 (8.37%) Investment Banking
4 16 (6.69%) Front Office
5 7 (2.93%) Publishing
5 7 (2.93%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.09%) Games
6 5 (2.09%) Legal
6 5 (2.09%) Retail
6 5 (2.09%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.67%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.42%) Police
Job Titles
1 102 (42.68%) Developer
2 47 (19.67%) Data Engineer
3 41 (17.15%) Scala Developer
4 36 (15.06%) Java Developer
5 31 (12.97%) Architect
6 19 (7.95%) Data Architect
7 18 (7.53%) Hadoop Developer
8 17 (7.11%) Big Data Developer
9 16 (6.69%) AWS Developer
9 16 (6.69%) Big Data Engineer
10 14 (5.86%) Java Engineer
10 14 (5.86%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.60%) Administrator
11 11 (4.60%) AWS Engineer
12 10 (4.18%) Big Data Architect
13 8 (3.35%) Data Scientist
13 8 (3.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (3.35%) Hadoop Engineer
13 8 (3.35%) Java Scala Developer
13 8 (3.35%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (61.51%) Kafka
2 39 (16.32%) Web Services
3 22 (9.21%) Hibernate
3 22 (9.21%) JSON
4 19 (7.95%) REST
5 18 (7.53%) Spark Streaming
6 16 (6.69%) JPA
6 16 (6.69%) JSON Schema
6 16 (6.69%) Samza
6 16 (6.69%) Spring
7 14 (5.86%) Apache NiFi
8 13 (5.44%) CSS
8 13 (5.44%) J2EE
8 13 (5.44%) RESTful
9 12 (5.02%) React
10 11 (4.60%) Node.js
11 9 (3.77%) GraphQL
12 8 (3.35%) AngularJS
12 8 (3.35%) Elastic Stack
13 7 (2.93%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.28%) Derivative
2 15 (6.28%) Equity Derivative
2 15 (6.28%) Fixed Income
2 15 (6.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (6.28%) Hedge funds
3 13 (5.44%) Market Risk
4 10 (4.18%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.35%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.93%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.93%) Cloud Native
8 6 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (2.09%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.09%) PKI
9 5 (2.09%) Replication
10 4 (1.67%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.67%) User Experience
11 3 (1.26%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.42%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 63 (26.36%) Linux
2 51 (21.34%) Unix
3 12 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.51%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.09%) Windows
6 4 (1.67%) CentOS
7 2 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.42%) Android
8 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.78%) Agile Software Development
1 64 (26.78%) Analytics
2 59 (24.69%) ETL
3 43 (17.99%) Software Engineering
4 42 (17.57%) Data Development
5 40 (16.74%) DevOps
6 39 (16.32%) Microservices
7 38 (15.90%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (15.90%) TDD
8 31 (12.97%) Data Science
9 29 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (10.04%) Migration
11 23 (9.62%) BDD
11 23 (9.62%) Computer Science
11 23 (9.62%) Data Modelling
11 23 (9.62%) Deployment Automation
12 22 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (8.79%) MapReduce
13 21 (8.79%) SDLC
14 20 (8.37%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 113 (47.28%) Java
2 105 (43.93%) Scala
3 95 (39.75%) SQL
4 91 (38.08%) Python
5 27 (11.30%) R
6 17 (7.11%) JavaScript
6 17 (7.11%) Kotlin
7 13 (5.44%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.60%) Java 8
9 9 (3.77%) Perl
10 7 (2.93%) C#
10 7 (2.93%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.51%) Groovy
11 6 (2.51%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.51%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.09%) C++
12 5 (2.09%) HiveQL
12 5 (2.09%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.26%) C
14 2 (0.84%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 33 (13.81%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.44%) Degree
4 3 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.84%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.42%) CISSP
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.11%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.51%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 99 (41.42%) HDFS
2 47 (19.67%) Docker
3 10 (4.18%) Apache Flume
4 8 (3.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (2.51%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (13.81%) Hadoop YARN
2 26 (10.88%) Ansible
3 20 (8.37%) Puppet
4 17 (7.11%) Oozie
5 10 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (4.18%) Terraform
6 9 (3.77%) Kubernetes
7 5 (2.09%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.67%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (1.67%) logstash
8 4 (1.67%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.84%) Ambari
9 2 (0.84%) Consul
9 2 (0.84%) Mesos
9 2 (0.84%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.42%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (11.72%) Google
2 25 (10.46%) Oracle
3 17 (7.11%) Cloudera
4 16 (6.69%) Teradata
5 15 (6.28%) Sybase
6 14 (5.86%) Hortonworks
7 13 (5.44%) Microsoft
8 12 (5.02%) Tableau
9 10 (4.18%) Splunk
10 9 (3.77%) Talend
11 8 (3.35%) Informatica
11 8 (3.35%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.09%) Ab Initio
13 2 (0.84%) Alibaba
13 2 (0.84%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.42%) Confluent
14 1 (0.42%) Facebook
14 1 (0.42%) MapR
14 1 (0.42%) Palantir
14 1 (0.42%) Solace