Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 879 865 895
Rank change year-on-year -14 +30 -
Contract jobs citing HiveQL 6 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.016% 0.005%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.013% 0.038% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
UK median daily rate £463 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.91% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £391 £550 £550
90th Percentile £660 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 - £600
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 45,577 41,662 42,659
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.53% 41.93% 40.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,987 28,940 29,300
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £314 £306 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 692 785 904
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £16.29 £15.87 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% +1.35%

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 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HiveQL in the UK

HiveQL
Top 5 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 20 October 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 -19 6 £463 -15.91% 1
UK excluding London -28 4 £431 - 1
South East -7 3 £463 - 1
London -14 2 £705 +28.18%
East of England -1 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Kafka
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) HBase
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (16.67%) GDPR
4 1 (16.67%) Decision Tree
4 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Science
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment

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 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) HBase
3 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) Impala
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Pentaho
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Data Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kibana
1 1 (16.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
1 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau
1 1 (16.67%) Talend