Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Hortonworks products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hortonworks over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Hortonworks.

Hortonworks
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 672 681 851
Rank change year-on-year +9 +170 -26
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 202 207 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.20% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.44% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 124 30
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £388 £413 £473
90th Percentile £665 £750 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Hortonworks is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43604 47420 49475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.60% 45.30% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27110 28968 29167
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £233 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1442 1707 2089
UK median hourly rate £17.46 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.79% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.24 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.23 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.77%

Hortonworks
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hortonworks over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hortonworks within the UK over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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 +2 199 £550 - 20
London -28 139 £550 - 14
UK excluding London +57 60 £500 -9.09% 6
South East +10 39 £500 -9.09% 1
South West - 15 £463 - 1
East of England -14 3 £488 -27.78% 1
North of England +35 2 - - 3
North West +24 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +13 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £550 -
Midlands - 1 £550 -

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hortonworks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Hortonworks.

1 183 (90.59%) Hadoop
2 151 (74.75%) Big Data
3 112 (55.45%) Apache Spark
4 84 (41.58%) HDFS
5 83 (41.09%) Java
6 77 (38.12%) Scala
7 72 (35.64%) HBase
8 70 (34.65%) Cloudera
9 69 (34.16%) Linux
10 63 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (31.19%) Apache Hive
10 63 (31.19%) Kafka
11 57 (28.22%) Python
12 55 (27.23%) Analytics
13 48 (23.76%) Security Cleared
14 47 (23.27%) Scrum
15 45 (22.28%) Kerberos
16 44 (21.78%) SQL
16 44 (21.78%) SC Cleared
16 44 (21.78%) DevOps
17 42 (20.79%) Amazon AWS
17 42 (20.79%) Finance
18 37 (18.32%) MapReduce
19 34 (16.83%) Ansible
20 30 (14.85%) Docker
21 29 (14.36%) TDD
21 29 (14.36%) ETL
22 28 (13.86%) Oracle
22 28 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
22 28 (13.86%) Hadoop YARN

Hortonworks
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
1 112 (55.45%) Apache Spark
2 21 (10.40%) Apache Solr
3 19 (9.41%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (8.91%) Apache
5 17 (8.42%) Apache Pig
6 16 (7.92%) Confluence
7 9 (4.46%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.97%) JBoss
8 6 (2.97%) SAS
9 3 (1.49%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.49%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.99%) nginx
10 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 42 (20.79%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (1.98%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.98%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.49%) GitHub
6 2 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.99%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.99%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.50%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.50%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.50%) IaaS
7 1 (0.50%) PaaS
7 1 (0.50%) Quay.io
7 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (22.28%) Kerberos
2 15 (7.43%) Network Security
3 6 (2.97%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (1.98%) SSL
5 2 (0.99%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.50%) HTTP
6 1 (0.50%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (90.59%) Hadoop
2 151 (74.75%) Big Data
3 72 (35.64%) HBase
4 63 (31.19%) Apache Hive
5 24 (11.88%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (10.40%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (9.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (9.90%) Data Lake
7 20 (9.90%) NoSQL
8 18 (8.91%) DataStax
8 18 (8.91%) Sqoop
9 16 (7.92%) MongoDB
9 16 (7.92%) SQL Server
10 12 (5.94%) Impala
11 9 (4.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (4.46%) Relational Database
12 8 (3.96%) Neo4j
12 8 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (3.47%) Mahout
13 7 (3.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (11.39%) JIRA
2 20 (9.90%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.43%) Cucumber
4 12 (5.94%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.48%) Gradle
5 5 (2.48%) Maven
6 4 (1.98%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.49%) Codeship
7 3 (1.49%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.99%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.99%) ProC
8 2 (0.99%) Subversion
8 2 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.50%) ERwin
9 1 (0.50%) GitLab
9 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (20.79%) Finance
2 22 (10.89%) Banking
3 5 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.98%) Marketing
4 4 (1.98%) Retail
4 4 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.49%) Electronics
5 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (21.78%) Developer
2 40 (19.80%) Data Engineer
3 33 (16.34%) Big Data Engineer
4 30 (14.85%) Big Data Developer
5 28 (13.86%) Architect
6 18 (8.91%) Hadoop Developer
6 18 (8.91%) Hadoop Engineer
7 17 (8.42%) Java Developer
8 15 (7.43%) Consultant
9 14 (6.93%) Data Architect
10 13 (6.44%) Apache Spark Developer
11 12 (5.94%) Scala Developer
12 11 (5.45%) Big Data Architect
12 11 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.95%) Administrator
14 9 (4.46%) Big Data Consultant
14 9 (4.46%) Data Consultant
14 9 (4.46%) Technical Architect
15 8 (3.96%) Hadoop Administrator
16 7 (3.47%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (31.19%) Kafka
2 19 (9.41%) Spring
3 18 (8.91%) Spring Boot
4 16 (7.92%) REST
4 16 (7.92%) TinkerPop
5 15 (7.43%) Drools
6 13 (6.44%) Samza
7 12 (5.94%) Apache Tez
7 12 (5.94%) XML
8 10 (4.95%) Spark Streaming
9 9 (4.46%) RESTful
10 8 (3.96%) Elastic Stack
11 7 (3.47%) Web Services
12 6 (2.97%) Apache Camel
12 6 (2.97%) Guice
12 6 (2.97%) J2EE
12 6 (2.97%) RESTEasy
13 5 (2.48%) Lucene
13 5 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (1.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.92%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.93%) Cyber Defence
4 11 (5.45%) Algorithms
4 11 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.96%) Fat Client
5 8 (3.96%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) Derivative
8 1 (0.50%) Equities
8 1 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.50%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.50%) PDA
8 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 69 (34.16%) Linux
2 16 (7.92%) Unix
3 8 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.48%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.49%) AIX
5 3 (1.49%) CentOS
6 2 (0.99%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.99%) Windows
7 1 (0.50%) Debian
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.19%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (27.23%) Analytics
3 47 (23.27%) Scrum
4 44 (21.78%) DevOps
5 37 (18.32%) MapReduce
6 29 (14.36%) ETL
6 29 (14.36%) TDD
7 28 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (12.87%) BDD
8 26 (12.87%) Visualisation
9 22 (10.89%) Data Architecture
9 22 (10.89%) Data Modelling
10 21 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (8.91%) Data Engineering
12 17 (8.42%) Data Ingestion
12 17 (8.42%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (8.42%) Security Architecture
13 16 (7.92%) Mentoring
13 16 (7.92%) Microservices
13 16 (7.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (41.09%) Java
2 77 (38.12%) Scala
3 57 (28.22%) Python
4 44 (21.78%) SQL
5 8 (3.96%) Bash Shell
6 7 (3.47%) R
7 5 (2.48%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.48%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.98%) Go
8 4 (1.98%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.49%) C#
9 3 (1.49%) Clojure
9 3 (1.49%) Groovy
9 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.49%) Ruby
10 2 (0.99%) C++
10 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.99%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (23.76%) Security Cleared
2 44 (21.78%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.97%) Degree
4 3 (1.49%) PhD
5 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.98%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.49%) QA
3 2 (0.99%) GCP
4 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 84 (41.58%) HDFS
2 30 (14.85%) Docker
3 24 (11.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 22 (10.89%) Apache Flume
5 8 (3.96%) vCloud
5 8 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.50%) etcd
7 1 (0.50%) flannel
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 34 (16.83%) Ansible
2 28 (13.86%) Hadoop YARN
3 24 (11.88%) Puppet
4 23 (11.39%) Terraform
5 22 (10.89%) Ambari
6 20 (9.90%) Kubernetes
7 9 (4.46%) Oozie
8 8 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (3.47%) Kibana
10 3 (1.49%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.99%) logstash
11 2 (0.99%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.99%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.50%) Apache Slider
12 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.50%) Nagios
12 1 (0.50%) rkt
Vendors
1 70 (34.65%) Cloudera
2 28 (13.86%) Oracle
3 25 (12.38%) Google
4 17 (8.42%) MapR
5 15 (7.43%) Microsoft
6 13 (6.44%) SAP
6 13 (6.44%) Tableau
7 12 (5.94%) Teradata
8 8 (3.96%) Informatica
8 8 (3.96%) VMware
9 3 (1.49%) IBM
9 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.49%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.49%) Splunk
10 2 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.99%) Talend
10 2 (0.99%) Tealium
11 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.50%) Netezza