Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 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.

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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 576 624 651
Rank change year-on-year +48 +27 +156
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 303 267 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.63% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 179 124
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £470 £425 £425
90th Percentile £725 £663 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 41,627 42,135 43,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.30% 41.59% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,704 26,500 26,591
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £231 £238
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,551 1,426 1,627
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.30
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.33 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.41 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.58% -0.58% -5.71%

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 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 14 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 16 February 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 +36 291 £575 +4.55% 27
London +37 173 £575 +4.55% 20
UK excluding London -3 124 £575 +4.55% 8
North of England +43 71 £600 +26.32% 1
North West +31 44 £688 +52.78%
Yorkshire +17 24 £495 +4.21% 1
South East -64 17 £525 -8.70% 2
Midlands +5 9 £554 +0.68% 1
Scotland +1 9 £525 +23.53%
East Midlands - 9 £554 -
East of England +14 8 £650 +33.33%
South West -36 8 £550 +69.23% 3
North East -13 3 £450 -5.26%
Wales - 2 £525 -

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Hortonworks 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 Hortonworks.

1 249 (82.18%) Hadoop
2 225 (74.26%) Big Data
3 178 (58.75%) Cloudera
4 130 (42.90%) Python
5 128 (42.24%) Amazon AWS
6 123 (40.59%) Apache Hive
7 108 (35.64%) Apache Spark
8 94 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
9 92 (30.36%) DevOps
10 86 (28.38%) Linux
10 86 (28.38%) Java
11 84 (27.72%) Kafka
12 74 (24.42%) HBase
13 71 (23.43%) SQL
14 60 (19.80%) Machine Learning
15 59 (19.47%) Analytics
15 59 (19.47%) Analytical Skills
16 58 (19.14%) Amazon EMR
17 50 (16.50%) Data Science
17 50 (16.50%) HDFS
17 50 (16.50%) Software Engineering
18 49 (16.17%) Microsoft Azure
18 49 (16.17%) Docker
19 47 (15.51%) Statistical Modelling
19 47 (15.51%) NoSQL
19 47 (15.51%) Scala
19 47 (15.51%) Unix
20 46 (15.18%) Data Management
21 45 (14.85%) Predictive Analytics
21 45 (14.85%) PySpark

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
1 108 (35.64%) Apache Spark
2 39 (12.87%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (6.60%) Apache
4 16 (5.28%) Apache Pig
5 11 (3.63%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.31%) SAS
7 4 (1.32%) Confluence
8 3 (0.99%) Jupyter
9 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 128 (42.24%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (19.14%) Amazon EMR
3 49 (16.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (6.27%) GitHub
5 18 (5.94%) Amazon S3
6 16 (5.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (2.64%) IaaS
8 5 (1.65%) PaaS
9 3 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.99%) Serverless
10 2 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.33%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.89%) Kerberos
2 15 (4.95%) VPN
3 9 (2.97%) Firewall
4 8 (2.64%) SSL
5 5 (1.65%) DNS
5 5 (1.65%) LAN
5 5 (1.65%) WAN
6 4 (1.32%) ICMP
6 4 (1.32%) Network Security
7 3 (0.99%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.66%) HTTP
8 2 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.33%) SAN
9 1 (0.33%) SSH
9 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (82.18%) Hadoop
2 225 (74.26%) Big Data
3 123 (40.59%) Apache Hive
4 74 (24.42%) HBase
5 47 (15.51%) NoSQL
6 43 (14.19%) Relational Database
7 28 (9.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (8.58%) SQL Server
10 24 (7.92%) Data Lake
10 24 (7.92%) MongoDB
10 24 (7.92%) Sqoop
11 19 (6.27%) Impala
12 18 (5.94%) MySQL
13 16 (5.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 14 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (3.96%) Neo4j
16 9 (2.97%) ArangoDB
17 8 (2.64%) Couchbase
17 8 (2.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (10.56%) Jenkins
2 18 (5.94%) Artifactory
3 15 (4.95%) Bitbucket
4 12 (3.96%) Maven
5 11 (3.63%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.30%) GitLab
7 7 (2.31%) JIRA
7 7 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (1.98%) Gradle
9 5 (1.65%) ERwin
10 4 (1.32%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.32%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.99%) JUnit
12 2 (0.66%) FishEye
12 2 (0.66%) RStudio
13 1 (0.33%) Selenium
13 1 (0.33%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.33%) Toad
13 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (12.21%) Finance
2 13 (4.29%) Banking
3 7 (2.31%) Legal
4 6 (1.98%) Publishing
5 5 (1.65%) Games
6 2 (0.66%) Front Office
6 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (29.70%) Data Engineer
2 52 (17.16%) Big Data Engineer
3 47 (15.51%) Architect
4 43 (14.19%) DevOps Engineer
5 38 (12.54%) Developer
6 33 (10.89%) Data Architect
6 33 (10.89%) Hadoop Engineer
7 29 (9.57%) Data Scientist
8 25 (8.25%) Python Engineer
9 20 (6.60%) Cloud Engineer
10 19 (6.27%) Big Data Architect
10 19 (6.27%) Big Data Developer
11 18 (5.94%) Hadoop Developer
12 17 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (4.95%) Senior Unix Engineer
13 15 (4.95%) Unix Engineer
14 13 (4.29%) Administrator
15 11 (3.63%) Consultant
15 11 (3.63%) Hadoop Administrator
16 10 (3.30%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (27.72%) Kafka
2 45 (14.85%) PySpark
3 23 (7.59%) Apache NiFi
4 18 (5.94%) Elastic Stack
5 17 (5.61%) MLlib
5 17 (5.61%) TensorFlow
5 17 (5.61%) Theano
5 17 (5.61%) Torch
6 12 (3.96%) Web Services
7 9 (2.97%) LDAP
7 9 (2.97%) Spark Streaming
8 6 (1.98%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (1.98%) REST
9 4 (1.32%) Anaconda
9 4 (1.32%) JSON
9 4 (1.32%) SparkR
9 4 (1.32%) XML
10 3 (0.99%) OAuth
10 3 (0.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 59 (19.47%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.91%) Algorithms
3 6 (1.98%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (1.65%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.65%) Fintech
4 5 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.32%) Replication
5 4 (1.32%) User Experience
6 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 86 (28.38%) Linux
2 47 (15.51%) Unix
3 14 (4.62%) Windows
4 9 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (2.97%) Solaris
5 3 (0.99%) CentOS
6 2 (0.66%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.33%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.36%) DevOps
3 60 (19.80%) Machine Learning
4 59 (19.47%) Analytics
5 50 (16.50%) Data Science
5 50 (16.50%) Software Engineering
6 47 (15.51%) Statistical Modelling
7 46 (15.18%) Data Management
8 45 (14.85%) Predictive Analytics
9 42 (13.86%) Deep Learning
9 42 (13.86%) Performance Optimisation
10 36 (11.88%) Data Analysis
11 35 (11.55%) ETL
12 31 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (9.57%) Data Modelling
14 27 (8.91%) Visualisation
15 25 (8.25%) Mentoring
16 21 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (6.93%) Data Engineering
16 21 (6.93%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 130 (42.90%) Python
2 86 (28.38%) Java
3 71 (23.43%) SQL
4 47 (15.51%) Scala
5 21 (6.93%) Bash Shell
6 16 (5.28%) Perl
7 14 (4.62%) R
8 11 (3.63%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.30%) C
9 10 (3.30%) C++
10 9 (2.97%) Go
10 9 (2.97%) Java 8
10 9 (2.97%) Ruby
11 8 (2.64%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.32%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.66%) C#
13 2 (0.66%) COBOL
13 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.33%) Jython
14 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (13.86%) Security Cleared
2 38 (12.54%) Degree
3 31 (10.23%) Master's Degree
3 31 (10.23%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.29%) PhD
5 11 (3.63%) CCA
6 9 (2.97%) CISM
6 9 (2.97%) CISSP
7 5 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.91%) QA
2 14 (4.62%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.62%) GDPR
3 9 (2.97%) FINRA
4 8 (2.64%) SLA
5 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.33%) Def Stans
System Software
1 50 (16.50%) HDFS
2 49 (16.17%) Docker
3 20 (6.60%) Apache Flume
4 19 (6.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (2.64%) vCloud
5 8 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.32%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.33%) iptables
9 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 43 (14.19%) Ansible
2 38 (12.54%) Terraform
3 32 (10.56%) Puppet
4 28 (9.24%) Hadoop YARN
5 23 (7.59%) Kubernetes
6 19 (6.27%) Oozie
7 16 (5.28%) Ambari
7 16 (5.28%) logstash
8 11 (3.63%) Kibana
9 8 (2.64%) Nagios
10 7 (2.31%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.98%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.99%) Grafana
13 2 (0.66%) Ganglia
13 2 (0.66%) Packer
13 2 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
14 1 (0.33%) Apache Brooklyn
14 1 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
14 1 (0.33%) Marathon
14 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 178 (58.75%) Cloudera
2 41 (13.53%) Oracle
3 17 (5.61%) Splunk
4 16 (5.28%) Tableau
5 14 (4.62%) Microsoft
6 13 (4.29%) MapR
7 9 (2.97%) McAfee
7 9 (2.97%) Sybase
7 9 (2.97%) Symantec
7 9 (2.97%) Varonis
8 8 (2.64%) Google
8 8 (2.64%) VMware
9 7 (2.31%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.31%) SaltStack
10 5 (1.65%) Cisco
11 4 (1.32%) Gemalto
11 4 (1.32%) SAP
11 4 (1.32%) Talend
12 3 (0.99%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.66%) Cognos