Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 702 675 729
Rank change year-on-year -27 +54 +67
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 136 245 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.57% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 145 83
UK median daily rate £575 £575 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.95% -11.36%
10th Percentile £475 £458 £314
90th Percentile £755 £719 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £481
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.09% -10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
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 38,388 43,022 42,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.88% 41.80% 43.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,950 26,567 25,912
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.39% +2.89%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,430 1,628 1,388
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.08% -1.07%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.88 £10.50
90th Percentile £51.43 £46.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.06 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +9.42% - -5.44%

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 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 12 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 August 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 -16 136 £575 - 21
UK excluding London +26 66 £550 +4.76% 10
London -37 62 £613 +2.08% 12
North of England +45 36 £550 +15.79% 3
North West +41 26 £550 -4.35% 3
South West -27 14 £543 -1.36% 1
South East +24 10 - - 3
Yorkshire +22 9 £550 +18.92%
East of England +27 4 £650 +9.47% 1
Midlands +32 2 £475 +18.75% 1
East Midlands +23 2 £475 +18.75%
North East +19 1 £875 +84.21%

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 123 (90.44%) Hadoop
2 97 (71.32%) Big Data
3 75 (55.15%) Cloudera
4 72 (52.94%) Python
5 60 (44.12%) Apache Spark
6 52 (38.24%) AWS
7 49 (36.03%) DevOps
8 48 (35.29%) Linux
9 47 (34.56%) Terraform
10 46 (33.82%) Apache Hive
11 43 (31.62%) Jenkins
12 40 (29.41%) Docker
13 38 (27.94%) Kafka
14 35 (25.74%) Kubernetes
14 35 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (24.26%) Java
16 31 (22.79%) Azure
17 28 (20.59%) Puppet
17 28 (20.59%) HBase
17 28 (20.59%) Security Cleared
18 27 (19.85%) Ansible
19 25 (18.38%) Analytics
19 25 (18.38%) Red Hat
20 24 (17.65%) HDFS
21 22 (16.18%) Data Ingestion
21 22 (16.18%) Shell Script
22 21 (15.44%) SC Cleared
23 20 (14.71%) CentOS
23 20 (14.71%) Data Science
24 19 (13.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 60 (44.12%) Apache Spark
2 15 (11.03%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.62%) Apache
4 8 (5.88%) SAS
5 7 (5.15%) Confluence
6 5 (3.68%) JBoss
6 5 (3.68%) Jetty
6 5 (3.68%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.68%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.94%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 52 (38.24%) AWS
2 31 (22.79%) Azure
3 9 (6.62%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (5.15%) GCP
4 7 (5.15%) GitHub
5 3 (2.21%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (1.47%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.47%) PaaS
6 2 (1.47%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.56%) Kerberos
2 5 (3.68%) SSH
3 3 (2.21%) SAN
3 3 (2.21%) VPN
4 2 (1.47%) SSL
4 2 (1.47%) VLAN
4 2 (1.47%) VSAN
5 1 (0.74%) DNS
5 1 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.74%) Firewall
5 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.74%) LAN
5 1 (0.74%) Network Security
5 1 (0.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (90.44%) Hadoop
2 97 (71.32%) Big Data
3 46 (33.82%) Apache Hive
4 28 (20.59%) HBase
5 16 (11.76%) Sqoop
6 12 (8.82%) Impala
7 11 (8.09%) Data Lake
7 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
8 9 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (6.62%) MongoDB
8 9 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (5.15%) MySQL
9 7 (5.15%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (2.21%) Apache Zeppelin
11 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.21%) QlikView
11 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (31.62%) Jenkins
2 16 (11.76%) GitLab
3 11 (8.09%) Hudson
4 10 (7.35%) JIRA
5 9 (6.62%) Git (software)
6 8 (5.88%) Maven
7 7 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (4.41%) Gradle
8 6 (4.41%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (3.68%) Ant
9 5 (3.68%) Artifactory
9 5 (3.68%) ClearCase
9 5 (3.68%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.68%) FishEye
9 5 (3.68%) IntelliJ
9 5 (3.68%) Leiningen
9 5 (3.68%) Mercurial
9 5 (3.68%) Poseidon for UML
9 5 (3.68%) Subversion
9 5 (3.68%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (13.97%) Finance
2 9 (6.62%) Banking
3 6 (4.41%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 36 (26.47%) Data Engineer
2 31 (22.79%) Hadoop Engineer
3 27 (19.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (18.38%) Big Data Engineer
5 22 (16.18%) Administrator
6 19 (13.97%) Architect
6 19 (13.97%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (10.29%) Hadoop Administrator
8 11 (8.09%) Data Architect
9 7 (5.15%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (5.15%) Cloud Administrator
9 7 (5.15%) Consultant
9 7 (5.15%) Developer
10 6 (4.41%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Big Data Architect
10 6 (4.41%) DevOps Administrator
10 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (4.41%) Python Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.94%) Kafka
2 16 (11.76%) Apache NiFi
3 12 (8.82%) Elastic Stack
3 12 (8.82%) Web Services
4 6 (4.41%) PySpark
5 5 (3.68%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (3.68%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.68%) Apache Camel
5 5 (3.68%) Hibernate
5 5 (3.68%) HTML
5 5 (3.68%) JMS
5 5 (3.68%) LDAP
5 5 (3.68%) Node.js
5 5 (3.68%) Play Framework
5 5 (3.68%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (3.68%) React
5 5 (3.68%) Spark Streaming
5 5 (3.68%) Spring
5 5 (3.68%) STL
5 5 (3.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.35%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.68%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.68%) Derivative
3 5 (3.68%) User Experience
4 3 (2.21%) Replication
5 2 (1.47%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 48 (35.29%) Linux
2 20 (14.71%) CentOS
3 19 (13.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.09%) Windows
5 7 (5.15%) Unix
6 6 (4.41%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.68%) Android
7 5 (3.68%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.68%) Debian
7 5 (3.68%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.21%) Solaris
9 3 (2.21%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.74%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.03%) DevOps
2 35 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.38%) Analytics
4 22 (16.18%) Data Ingestion
5 20 (14.71%) Data Science
6 17 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
6 17 (12.50%) Machine Learning
7 15 (11.03%) Migration
8 13 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (9.56%) SDLC
8 13 (9.56%) Visualisation
9 12 (8.82%) Data Management
9 12 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 12 (8.82%) Re-Platforming
9 12 (8.82%) Test Automation
10 11 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.09%) Use Case
11 10 (7.35%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (7.35%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.35%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 72 (52.94%) Python
2 33 (24.26%) Java
3 22 (16.18%) Shell Script
4 18 (13.24%) Scala
5 17 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 12 (8.82%) SQL
7 11 (8.09%) Perl
8 9 (6.62%) R
9 8 (5.88%) C++
10 5 (3.68%) Clojure
10 5 (3.68%) ClojureScript
10 5 (3.68%) Groovy
10 5 (3.68%) JavaScript
10 5 (3.68%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.68%) Ruby
10 5 (3.68%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.94%) C
11 4 (2.94%) Java 8
11 4 (2.94%) VBA
12 2 (1.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 21 (15.44%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.82%) CCA
4 8 (5.88%) Degree
5 7 (5.15%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.41%) PhD
7 4 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.21%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (29.41%) Docker
2 24 (17.65%) HDFS
3 7 (5.15%) Apache Flume
3 7 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.94%) Samba
5 4 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.21%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.47%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.74%) NFS
8 1 (0.74%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.74%) vSphere
8 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (34.56%) Terraform
2 35 (25.74%) Kubernetes
3 28 (20.59%) Puppet
4 27 (19.85%) Ansible
5 13 (9.56%) Hadoop YARN
5 13 (9.56%) Packer
6 10 (7.35%) logstash
7 7 (5.15%) Kibana
8 6 (4.41%) Ambari
9 5 (3.68%) Salt
10 3 (2.21%) Consul
10 3 (2.21%) Oozie
11 2 (1.47%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.47%) vRealize
12 1 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.74%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 75 (55.15%) Cloudera
2 25 (18.38%) Red Hat
3 12 (8.82%) Oracle
4 11 (8.09%) MapR
5 10 (7.35%) Tableau
6 7 (5.15%) Sybase
6 7 (5.15%) VMware
7 6 (4.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.68%) Databricks
8 5 (3.68%) Informatica
9 4 (2.94%) Google
9 4 (2.94%) Talend
9 4 (2.94%) Teradata
10 3 (2.21%) SAP
10 3 (2.21%) StreamSets
10 3 (2.21%) Twitter
11 2 (1.47%) Citrix
11 2 (1.47%) Dell
11 2 (1.47%) EMC
11 2 (1.47%) MicroStrategy