Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 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.

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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 644 684 685
Rank change year-on-year +40 +1 +151
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 243 198 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.45% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 126 122
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £463 £361 £413
90th Percentile £725 £663 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £75.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% - -
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 43,863 43,952 47,528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.15% 42.61% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,215 27,287 29,044
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £250 £235 £240
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,664 1,468 1,695
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.58 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.09 £45.30 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% - -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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 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 +29 218 £600 +9.09% 40
London +30 148 £600 +9.09% 22
UK excluding London +24 91 £525 +5.00% 19
North of England +17 25 £475 - 7
Scotland - 20 £525 - 1
South East -20 19 £550 +10.00% 8
Yorkshire +3 15 £530 - 3
South West -19 10 £563 +21.56% 2
East Midlands +16 9 £554 +0.68%
Midlands -4 9 £554 +0.68% 1
North West -16 7 £463 - 4
East of England +2 5 £700 +43.59%
Wales - 3 £475 -
North East - 3 £475 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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.

1 192 (79.01%) Hadoop
2 168 (69.14%) Big Data
3 113 (46.50%) Cloudera
4 100 (41.15%) Apache Spark
4 100 (41.15%) Python
5 99 (40.74%) Apache Hive
6 95 (39.09%) Kafka
7 92 (37.86%) HBase
8 85 (34.98%) Linux
9 83 (34.16%) Java
10 82 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (28.40%) Finance
12 64 (26.34%) DevOps
13 63 (25.93%) SQL
14 59 (24.28%) NoSQL
15 54 (22.22%) Ansible
16 52 (21.40%) Scala
17 48 (19.75%) HDFS
18 47 (19.34%) Amazon AWS
19 45 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
20 44 (18.11%) Relational Database
21 43 (17.70%) Jenkins
22 42 (17.28%) Elasticsearch
22 42 (17.28%) Oracle
23 41 (16.87%) Unix
23 41 (16.87%) Data Management
24 40 (16.46%) Docker
25 39 (16.05%) Data Science
26 37 (15.23%) Bash Shell
27 36 (14.81%) MongoDB

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
1 100 (41.15%) Apache Spark
2 42 (17.28%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (9.47%) Apache Pig
4 21 (8.64%) Apache
5 12 (4.94%) Apache Solr
6 7 (2.88%) Confluence
7 5 (2.06%) SAS
8 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.41%) FileNet
9 1 (0.41%) nginx
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 47 (19.34%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (11.52%) GitHub
2 28 (11.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.17%) Amazon EMR
4 13 (5.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (5.35%) IaaS
5 11 (4.53%) Amazon S3
6 10 (4.12%) PaaS
7 8 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.06%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (2.06%) Serverless
9 3 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.82%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.82%) NuGet
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.41%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.41%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.93%) Kerberos
2 14 (5.76%) SSL
3 13 (5.35%) VPN
4 10 (4.12%) Firewall
5 9 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (3.29%) HTTPS
7 7 (2.88%) HTTP
8 5 (2.06%) LAN
8 5 (2.06%) WAN
9 2 (0.82%) DNS
9 2 (0.82%) SSH
9 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.82%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (79.01%) Hadoop
2 168 (69.14%) Big Data
3 99 (40.74%) Apache Hive
4 92 (37.86%) HBase
5 59 (24.28%) NoSQL
6 45 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 44 (18.11%) Relational Database
8 36 (14.81%) MongoDB
9 35 (14.40%) SQL Server
10 31 (12.76%) Sqoop
11 27 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (9.47%) Data Lake
13 21 (8.64%) Impala
14 19 (7.82%) Neo4j
15 18 (7.41%) ArangoDB
16 14 (5.76%) MySQL
17 9 (3.70%) QlikView
18 8 (3.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 8 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
19 7 (2.88%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 43 (17.70%) Jenkins
2 31 (12.76%) Artifactory
3 29 (11.93%) Git (software)
4 20 (8.23%) Bitbucket
5 11 (4.53%) GitLab
5 11 (4.53%) Maven
6 8 (3.29%) JIRA
7 7 (2.88%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.88%) IntelliJ
7 7 (2.88%) JUnit
8 3 (1.23%) FishEye
8 3 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.82%) RStudio
9 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.82%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.41%) Ant
10 1 (0.41%) Gradle
General
1 69 (28.40%) Finance
2 19 (7.82%) Banking
3 11 (4.53%) Legal
4 6 (2.47%) Games
5 3 (1.23%) Publishing
6 2 (0.82%) Front Office
6 2 (0.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (23.87%) Data Engineer
2 47 (19.34%) Developer
3 38 (15.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 33 (13.58%) Big Data Engineer
5 32 (13.17%) Architect
6 25 (10.29%) Hadoop Engineer
7 23 (9.47%) Hadoop Developer
8 21 (8.64%) Data Architect
9 20 (8.23%) Big Data Developer
10 19 (7.82%) Data Scientist
10 19 (7.82%) Senior Unix Engineer
10 19 (7.82%) Unix Engineer
11 18 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
12 16 (6.58%) Big Data Architect
13 15 (6.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 12 (4.94%) Java Developer
15 10 (4.12%) Consultant
15 10 (4.12%) Senior Data Engineer
15 10 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
16 9 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (39.09%) Kafka
2 18 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
3 15 (6.17%) Natural Language Processing
4 12 (4.94%) LDAP
5 10 (4.12%) Spark Streaming
6 9 (3.70%) OAuth
7 8 (3.29%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (3.29%) Spring
8 7 (2.88%) SAML
8 7 (2.88%) XML
9 6 (2.47%) PySpark
9 6 (2.47%) Web Services
10 5 (2.06%) .NET
10 5 (2.06%) Anaconda
10 5 (2.06%) JSON
10 5 (2.06%) REST
10 5 (2.06%) Spring Boot
11 4 (1.65%) HTML
11 4 (1.65%) HTML5
11 4 (1.65%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.88%) Algorithms
3 13 (5.35%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (3.70%) Fintech
5 8 (3.29%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.29%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.47%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.65%) Replication
9 3 (1.23%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.82%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.41%) Blog
11 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.41%) User Experience
11 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 85 (34.98%) Linux
2 41 (16.87%) Unix
3 18 (7.41%) Windows
4 11 (4.53%) CentOS
5 10 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.70%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.82%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (26.34%) DevOps
3 41 (16.87%) Data Management
4 39 (16.05%) Data Science
5 36 (14.81%) ETL
5 36 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 34 (13.99%) Analytics
7 31 (12.76%) Machine Learning
8 29 (11.93%) Visualisation
9 28 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (9.88%) Configuration Management
10 24 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
10 24 (9.88%) Mentoring
11 22 (9.05%) Capacity Management
11 22 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (8.64%) Data Modelling
12 21 (8.64%) IT Strategy
13 20 (8.23%) Cryptography
13 20 (8.23%) Scrum
13 20 (8.23%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 100 (41.15%) Python
2 83 (34.16%) Java
3 63 (25.93%) SQL
4 52 (21.40%) Scala
5 37 (15.23%) Bash Shell
6 27 (11.11%) R
7 24 (9.88%) Perl
8 18 (7.41%) Go
8 18 (7.41%) Ruby
9 14 (5.76%) JavaScript
10 12 (4.94%) MATLAB
11 9 (3.70%) Java 8
12 8 (3.29%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.47%) C#
13 6 (2.47%) C++
14 5 (2.06%) C
14 5 (2.06%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.23%) Groovy
16 2 (0.82%) Clojure
16 2 (0.82%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 22 (9.05%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.64%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.41%) CISM
3 18 (7.41%) CISSP
4 13 (5.35%) PhD
5 6 (2.47%) Degree
6 5 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.70%) GDPR
2 20 (8.23%) Data Quality
3 19 (7.82%) QA
4 18 (7.41%) FINRA
5 9 (3.70%) SLA
6 7 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (19.75%) HDFS
2 40 (16.46%) Docker
3 28 (11.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 24 (9.88%) Apache Flume
5 5 (2.06%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.82%) iptables
6 2 (0.82%) NFS
6 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 54 (22.22%) Ansible
2 33 (13.58%) Terraform
3 32 (13.17%) Hadoop YARN
4 27 (11.11%) Oozie
5 25 (10.29%) Ambari
6 20 (8.23%) Kubernetes
6 20 (8.23%) Puppet
7 15 (6.17%) Kibana
8 14 (5.76%) logstash
9 7 (2.88%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.65%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.23%) Apache Slider
11 3 (1.23%) Nagios
12 2 (0.82%) Apache Brooklyn
12 2 (0.82%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.82%) Grafana
12 2 (0.82%) Marathon
12 2 (0.82%) Mesos
12 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.82%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 113 (46.50%) Cloudera
2 42 (17.28%) Oracle
3 25 (10.29%) Splunk
4 22 (9.05%) Microsoft
5 18 (7.41%) MapR
5 18 (7.41%) McAfee
5 18 (7.41%) Sybase
5 18 (7.41%) Symantec
5 18 (7.41%) Varonis
6 17 (7.00%) Tableau
7 11 (4.53%) Google
8 8 (3.29%) Cognos
9 6 (2.47%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.47%) SAP
10 5 (2.06%) Cisco
11 4 (1.65%) Informatica
11 4 (1.65%) Talend
12 3 (1.23%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.23%) IBM
13 2 (0.82%) Remedy