Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 867 845 866
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 -
Contract jobs citing HiveQL 8 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.001% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.019% 0.003% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 6
UK median daily rate £525 - £500
10th Percentile £498 - £394
90th Percentile £550 - £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - £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 42,653 39,052 40,923
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.99% 40.68% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,980 26,866 27,848
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.12% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £310 £290 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 787 871 1,044
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £16.61 £15.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%

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 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 21 February 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 -8 8 £525 - 4
UK excluding London - 5 £525 - 4
North of England - 5 £525 - 3
Yorkshire - 5 £525 - 2
London -16 3 £550 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Hive
2 7 (87.50%) MapReduce
2 7 (87.50%) HBase
2 7 (87.50%) Big Data
3 5 (62.50%) Talend
3 5 (62.50%) Kafka
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Spark
3 5 (62.50%) Spark Streaming
3 5 (62.50%) Pentaho
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) ETL
3 5 (62.50%) DSL
3 5 (62.50%) Informatica
4 4 (50.00%) Games
4 4 (50.00%) Scala
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Flume
6 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Pig
6 2 (25.00%) Sqoop

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 5 (62.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Hive
2 7 (87.50%) Big Data
2 7 (87.50%) HBase
3 5 (62.50%) Pentaho
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Sqoop
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (12.50%) Looker
5 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Data Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Kafka
1 5 (62.50%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MapReduce
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) AWK
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) R
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Informatica
1 5 (62.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com