Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for HiveQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HiveQL over the 6 months to 23 May 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.

HiveQL
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 865 821 873
Rank change year-on-year -44 +52 +1
Contract jobs citing HiveQL 16 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.037% 0.019% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 4
UK median daily rate £513 - £500
10th Percentile £439 - £449
90th Percentile £538 - £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

HiveQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 43,413 37,358 40,501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.07% 41.40% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,364 25,609 27,703
UK median daily rate £463 £430 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.56% +2.99% +4.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.87% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 781 807 957
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +7.79% +10.00%
10th Percentile £16.75 £16.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £56.60 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.44% +6.49% +10.00%

HiveQL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HiveQL in the UK

HiveQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HiveQL in the UK

HiveQL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HiveQL over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HiveQL in the UK

HiveQL
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HiveQL within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 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 -29 16 £513 - 3
UK excluding London -11 12 £500 - 3
North of England - 8 £525 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £525 -
London -54 4 £615 -
South East - 3 £463 - 1
East of England -2 1 £400 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HiveQL 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 HiveQL.

1 14 (87.50%) ETL
1 14 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 13 (81.25%) Apache Spark
2 13 (81.25%) HBase
2 13 (81.25%) Talend
2 13 (81.25%) Kafka
2 13 (81.25%) Apache Hive
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Pentaho
3 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (68.75%) Big Data
4 9 (56.25%) Cloudera
4 9 (56.25%) Scala
5 8 (50.00%) MapReduce
5 8 (50.00%) Informatica
5 8 (50.00%) DSL
5 8 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
6 7 (43.75%) Analytics
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) OLAP
7 6 (37.50%) Python
7 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
8 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon S3
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ

HiveQL
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 13 (81.25%) Apache Spark
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon S3
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 13 (81.25%) Apache Hive
2 13 (81.25%) HBase
2 13 (81.25%) Pentaho
3 11 (68.75%) Big Data
3 11 (68.75%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 6 (37.50%) OLAP
4 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (31.25%) DB2
5 5 (31.25%) Impala
5 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (31.25%) Power BI
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Star Schema
6 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
6 1 (6.25%) Looker
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Data Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Python Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Kafka
2 8 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
3 5 (31.25%) LAMP
3 5 (31.25%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (6.25%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ETL
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 7 (43.75%) Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Actionable Insight
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Data Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Data Munging
5 5 (31.25%) Data Science
5 5 (31.25%) Data Security
5 5 (31.25%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (31.25%) Decision Tree
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Software Deployment
5 5 (31.25%) Statistics
5 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
6 4 (25.00%) Refactoring
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Scala
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) AWK
5 1 (6.25%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Data Quality
1 5 (31.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Talend
2 9 (56.25%) Cloudera
3 8 (50.00%) Informatica
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Splunk
4 5 (31.25%) Tableau
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
5 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com