Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 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
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 484 602 607
Rank change year-on-year +118 +5 +98
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 126 252 285
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.65% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 208 171
Median daily rate £625 £594 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +6.02%
10th Percentile £431 £488 £425
90th Percentile £744 £738 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £575 £525
% change year-on-year +17.39% +9.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £75.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.67% -
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 19,688 38,791 42,331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.89% 42.44% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,669 24,108 26,286
Median daily rate £450 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £234 £263 £250
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.41% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 884 1,326 1,497
Median hourly rate £20.93 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.13% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £12.18 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.21 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.71% +9.38% -5.44%

Hortonworks
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Hortonworks.

Daily rate trend for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hortonworks over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 9 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 1 June 2020. 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 +124 120 £650 +8.33% 3
UK excluding London +144 75 £675 +17.39% 2
North of England +67 46 £700 +17.89%
London +91 43 £550 -8.33% 1
North West +42 41 £700 +12.00%
South West +52 16 £557 +1.27%
Work from Home +25 16 £688 +19.57%
South East +147 10 £520 +8.33% 2
Wales +32 3 £513 -2.38%

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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.

1 104 (82.54%) Hadoop
2 95 (75.40%) Big Data
3 93 (73.81%) Cloudera
4 80 (63.49%) DevOps
5 73 (57.94%) Docker
6 71 (56.35%) Kubernetes
7 66 (52.38%) AWS
8 64 (50.79%) Azure
9 63 (50.00%) Jenkins
10 55 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (42.06%) Terraform
12 49 (38.89%) Python
13 44 (34.92%) Apache Spark
14 42 (33.33%) Java
15 41 (32.54%) SQL
15 41 (32.54%) GitLab
16 40 (31.75%) Apache Hive
17 39 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (29.37%) Analytics
19 35 (27.78%) Ansible
20 34 (26.98%) Digital Transformation Programme
21 33 (26.19%) Kafka
21 33 (26.19%) Scala
22 32 (25.40%) Git (software)
23 31 (24.60%) Software Engineering
23 31 (24.60%) Linux
24 30 (23.81%) Puppet
25 26 (20.63%) Web Services
26 25 (19.84%) Finance
27 24 (19.05%) Scrum

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 44 (34.92%) Apache Spark
2 14 (11.11%) Apache
3 9 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.97%) SAS
5 3 (2.38%) Jupyter
5 3 (2.38%) Tornado
6 2 (1.59%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (1.59%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.59%) Confluence
6 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.79%) nginx
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 66 (52.38%) AWS
2 64 (50.79%) Azure
3 13 (10.32%) IaaS
3 13 (10.32%) PaaS
4 9 (7.14%) Power Platform
5 8 (6.35%) GCP
6 5 (3.97%) GitHub
7 2 (1.59%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) Kerberos
2 6 (4.76%) VPN
3 4 (3.17%) HTTP
3 4 (3.17%) HTTPS
3 4 (3.17%) SSL
4 3 (2.38%) Firewall
4 3 (2.38%) SAN
5 1 (0.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (82.54%) Hadoop
2 95 (75.40%) Big Data
3 40 (31.75%) Apache Hive
4 23 (18.25%) HBase
5 16 (12.70%) Relational Database
6 13 (10.32%) Data Lake
7 12 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (7.94%) HDInsight
8 10 (7.94%) RDBMS
8 10 (7.94%) Sqoop
9 9 (7.14%) NoSQL
9 9 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (7.14%) Power BI
9 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (6.35%) SQL Server
11 6 (4.76%) Impala
12 3 (2.38%) Apache Zeppelin
12 3 (2.38%) Spark SQL
13 2 (1.59%) IBM BigInsights
13 2 (1.59%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 63 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 41 (32.54%) GitLab
3 32 (25.40%) Git (software)
4 13 (10.32%) Maven
5 11 (8.73%) IBM UrbanCode
5 11 (8.73%) JIRA
5 11 (8.73%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 9 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (3.97%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.38%) Hudson
8 3 (2.38%) ProC
9 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.79%) JUnit
General
1 25 (19.84%) Finance
2 12 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (3.17%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (23.02%) Data Engineer
3 25 (19.84%) Head of DevOps
4 17 (13.49%) Lead DevOps
5 16 (12.70%) Big Data Engineer
6 14 (11.11%) Architect
7 13 (10.32%) Azure Engineer
8 12 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (7.94%) Developer
10 9 (7.14%) Data Architect
11 7 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
11 7 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
12 6 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
12 6 (4.76%) Hadoop Engineer
13 5 (3.97%) Cloud Architect
13 5 (3.97%) Consultant
13 5 (3.97%) DevOps Architect
13 5 (3.97%) DevOps Consultant
14 4 (3.17%) Administrator
14 4 (3.17%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.19%) Kafka
2 26 (20.63%) Web Services
3 14 (11.11%) PySpark
4 10 (7.94%) scikit-learn
4 10 (7.94%) TensorFlow
5 9 (7.14%) Keras
5 9 (7.14%) MLlib
6 8 (6.35%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (4.76%) Apache NiFi
7 6 (4.76%) LDAP
7 6 (4.76%) OAuth
7 6 (4.76%) SAML
8 3 (2.38%) Anaconda
8 3 (2.38%) CSS
8 3 (2.38%) CSS3
8 3 (2.38%) Flask
8 3 (2.38%) HTML
8 3 (2.38%) HTML5
8 3 (2.38%) Spark Streaming
8 3 (2.38%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 11 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.17%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.60%) Linux
2 14 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (3.97%) CentOS
3 5 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.59%) Fedora
5 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.59%) Unix
6 1 (0.79%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.79%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (63.49%) DevOps
2 55 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (29.37%) Analytics
5 34 (26.98%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 31 (24.60%) Software Engineering
7 24 (19.05%) Scrum
8 23 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (15.87%) Mentoring
10 18 (14.29%) Data Modelling
10 18 (14.29%) Project Delivery
11 17 (13.49%) Microservices
12 16 (12.70%) Machine Learning
13 15 (11.90%) Migration
14 13 (10.32%) Data Analytics
14 13 (10.32%) Data Management
14 13 (10.32%) Functional Programming
14 13 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (9.52%) Computer Science
15 12 (9.52%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.89%) Python
2 42 (33.33%) Java
3 41 (32.54%) SQL
4 33 (26.19%) Scala
5 19 (15.08%) Shell Script
6 18 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 9 (7.14%) C
8 6 (4.76%) R
8 6 (4.76%) Ruby
9 5 (3.97%) Go
9 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.17%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.59%) C#
11 2 (1.59%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (19.05%) CCA
2 22 (17.46%) Security Cleared
3 20 (15.87%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (8.73%) Degree
5 2 (1.59%) CCNA
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.59%) CISSP
5 2 (1.59%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.59%) GIAC
5 2 (1.59%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (1.59%) MCSE
5 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.59%) SANS
5 2 (1.59%) SSCP
6 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (57.94%) Docker
2 22 (17.46%) HDFS
3 9 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.59%) NFS
6 2 (1.59%) Samba
6 2 (1.59%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.59%) Xen
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 71 (56.35%) Kubernetes
2 53 (42.06%) Terraform
3 35 (27.78%) Ansible
4 30 (23.81%) Puppet
5 18 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
6 10 (7.94%) Oozie
7 8 (6.35%) Packer
8 7 (5.56%) Ambari
9 6 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (2.38%) logstash
11 2 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.59%) Nagios
11 2 (1.59%) OpenNMS
11 2 (1.59%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.59%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.79%) Apache Brooklyn
12 1 (0.79%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.79%) Kibana
12 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 93 (73.81%) Cloudera
2 21 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.52%) MapR
4 10 (7.94%) Databricks
5 9 (7.14%) Informatica
6 7 (5.56%) Google
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle
8 4 (3.17%) StreamSets
9 3 (2.38%) IBM
10 2 (1.59%) Dell
10 2 (1.59%) EMC
10 2 (1.59%) NetApp
10 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.59%) SAP
10 2 (1.59%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.59%) Splunk
10 2 (1.59%) Tableau
10 2 (1.59%) VMware
11 1 (0.79%) BT
11 1 (0.79%) CA