Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 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.

HiveQL
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 871 858 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +869
Contract jobs citing HiveQL 2 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.010% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.005% 0.024% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
UK median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 -
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 43,808 42,220 39,577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.36% 42.13% 40.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,736 29,772 27,171
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £320 £308 £288
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 755 867
UK median hourly rate £42.22 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.55% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £17.00 £16.61 £14.81
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £52.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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
Top 4 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 19 January 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 -16 2 - - 6
London -8 1 - - 4
South East -13 1 - - 1
UK excluding London -24 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

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 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB