Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 588 594 624
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30 +23
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 138 313 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.75% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 242 177
UK median daily rate £600 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £420 £475 £425
90th Percentile £725 £725 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £575 £555
% change year-on-year +4.35% +3.60% +0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 29,299 41,700 41,667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.92% 42.43% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,944 25,814 26,184
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £219 £260 £231
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,227 1,520 1,407
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.22%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.83 £48.75 £47.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.58 £16.00
% change year-on-year +8.56% +3.63% -3.03%

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 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 10 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 February 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 -20 129 £600 +4.35% 20
UK excluding London +52 69 £600 +4.35% 9
London +28 67 £600 +4.35% 12
North of England +31 35 £675 +12.50% 2
North West +15 31 £675 - 2
South West +23 20 £557 +1.27% 4
South East +65 6 £503 -4.29% 1
Scotland +13 5 - - 1
Yorkshire +27 4 £550 +3.77%
Wales +32 3 £513 -2.38%

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 119 (86.23%) Hadoop
2 99 (71.74%) Cloudera
3 97 (70.29%) Big Data
4 83 (60.14%) Apache Spark
5 69 (50.00%) Python
6 65 (47.10%) AWS
7 62 (44.93%) Scala
8 61 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (43.48%) Kafka
9 60 (43.48%) Docker
10 58 (42.03%) DevOps
10 58 (42.03%) Kubernetes
10 58 (42.03%) Apache Hive
11 57 (41.30%) Jenkins
12 56 (40.58%) SQL
13 55 (39.86%) Java
14 46 (33.33%) Azure
15 43 (31.16%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (31.16%) Terraform
16 39 (28.26%) Analytics
16 39 (28.26%) Ansible
17 37 (26.81%) HDFS
18 36 (26.09%) Software Engineering
18 36 (26.09%) Linux
19 35 (25.36%) Git (software)
20 33 (23.91%) Finance
20 33 (23.91%) Hadoop YARN
21 31 (22.46%) HBase
22 29 (21.01%) Puppet
22 29 (21.01%) GitLab

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 83 (60.14%) Apache Spark
2 21 (15.22%) Apache
3 19 (13.77%) SAS
4 15 (10.87%) Jupyter
5 13 (9.42%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.17%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.45%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (1.45%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.45%) Confluence
7 2 (1.45%) nginx
8 1 (0.72%) JBoss
8 1 (0.72%) Jetty
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 65 (47.10%) AWS
2 46 (33.33%) Azure
3 11 (7.97%) GitHub
4 9 (6.52%) Amazon EKS
4 9 (6.52%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (5.80%) Power Platform
6 7 (5.07%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (2.90%) GCP
7 4 (2.90%) IaaS
7 4 (2.90%) PaaS
8 3 (2.17%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) Kerberos
2 7 (5.07%) SAN
3 6 (4.35%) VPN
4 5 (3.62%) SSL
5 3 (2.17%) Firewall
5 3 (2.17%) HTTP
5 3 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (86.23%) Hadoop
2 97 (70.29%) Big Data
3 58 (42.03%) Apache Hive
4 31 (22.46%) HBase
5 23 (16.67%) Impala
5 23 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
7 18 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 18 (13.04%) Sqoop
8 17 (12.32%) NoSQL
9 16 (11.59%) Spark SQL
10 12 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (7.97%) Amazon Redshift
12 10 (7.25%) Neo4j
13 9 (6.52%) Amazon Athena
13 9 (6.52%) Data Lake
13 9 (6.52%) RDBMS
13 9 (6.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 8 (5.80%) Apache Zeppelin
14 8 (5.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 57 (41.30%) Jenkins
2 35 (25.36%) Git (software)
3 29 (21.01%) GitLab
4 15 (10.87%) Maven
5 13 (9.42%) IBM UrbanCode
5 13 (9.42%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (7.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (7.97%) JIRA
7 10 (7.25%) Artifactory
7 10 (7.25%) Vagrant
8 7 (5.07%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.45%) FishEye
9 2 (1.45%) JUnit
9 2 (1.45%) Subversion
9 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.72%) Ant
10 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.72%) Gradle
10 1 (0.72%) IntelliJ
General
1 33 (23.91%) Finance
2 15 (10.87%) Banking
3 7 (5.07%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Electronics
6 1 (0.72%) Front Office
6 1 (0.72%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (27.54%) Data Engineer
2 29 (21.01%) Developer
3 27 (19.57%) Big Data Engineer
4 18 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (10.14%) Architect
6 13 (9.42%) Head of DevOps
7 12 (8.70%) Administrator
7 12 (8.70%) Lead DevOps
8 10 (7.25%) Big Data Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Data Architect
10 7 (5.07%) ETL Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Hadoop Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Scala Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Hadoop Administrator
11 6 (4.35%) Python Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.62%) Cloud Administrator
12 5 (3.62%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (43.48%) Kafka
2 21 (15.22%) PySpark
3 16 (11.59%) Spark Streaming
4 15 (10.87%) Web Services
5 14 (10.14%) Apache NiFi
6 10 (7.25%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (5.80%) MLlib
7 8 (5.80%) TensorFlow
8 7 (5.07%) Keras
8 7 (5.07%) scikit-learn
9 6 (4.35%) LDAP
10 5 (3.62%) OAuth
10 5 (3.62%) SAML
11 4 (2.90%) Natural Language Processing
11 4 (2.90%) React
11 4 (2.90%) Spring
12 3 (2.17%) JPA
12 3 (2.17%) Spring Boot
13 2 (1.45%) HTML5
13 2 (1.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.97%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.07%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.62%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.17%) Clustering
7 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.45%) PMI
7 2 (1.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.72%) Derivative
8 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.09%) Linux
2 13 (9.42%) CentOS
3 11 (7.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (7.97%) Windows
4 7 (5.07%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.62%) Unix
6 4 (2.90%) CoreOS
6 4 (2.90%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.45%) Fedora
8 1 (0.72%) Android
8 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.72%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.72%) Debian
8 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.72%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (42.03%) DevOps
3 43 (31.16%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (28.26%) Analytics
5 36 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 28 (20.29%) ETL
7 24 (17.39%) Scrum
8 23 (16.67%) Migration
9 21 (15.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 20 (14.49%) Mentoring
10 20 (14.49%) Project Delivery
11 19 (13.77%) Use Case
12 18 (13.04%) Data Engineering
12 18 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
12 18 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (13.04%) Visualisation
13 17 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (12.32%) Data Modelling
13 17 (12.32%) Microservices
14 16 (11.59%) Data Munging
Programming Languages
1 69 (50.00%) Python
2 62 (44.93%) Scala
3 56 (40.58%) SQL
4 55 (39.86%) Java
5 27 (19.57%) Bash Shell
6 12 (8.70%) C
6 12 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 11 (7.97%) R
8 8 (5.80%) Go
9 7 (5.07%) Ruby
10 3 (2.17%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.17%) Perl
10 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.45%) C#
11 2 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.72%) C++
12 1 (0.72%) Clojure
12 1 (0.72%) ClojureScript
12 1 (0.72%) Groovy
12 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (13.77%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.87%) Degree
2 15 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.42%) CCA
3 13 (9.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.17%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) CCNA
5 2 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.45%) CISSP
5 2 (1.45%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.45%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (1.45%) MCSE
5 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.45%) PMP
5 2 (1.45%) SANS
5 2 (1.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (43.48%) Docker
2 37 (26.81%) HDFS
3 11 (7.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (7.97%) VirtualBox
4 7 (5.07%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (5.07%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.90%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.45%) NFS
6 2 (1.45%) Samba
6 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 58 (42.03%) Kubernetes
2 43 (31.16%) Terraform
3 39 (28.26%) Ansible
4 33 (23.91%) Hadoop YARN
5 29 (21.01%) Puppet
6 16 (11.59%) Oozie
7 11 (7.97%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (6.52%) Ambari
9 6 (4.35%) logstash
9 6 (4.35%) Packer
10 5 (3.62%) Kibana
10 5 (3.62%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (2.90%) Prometheus
12 2 (1.45%) HAProxy
12 2 (1.45%) Nagios
12 2 (1.45%) OpenNMS
12 2 (1.45%) Salt
12 2 (1.45%) vCenter Server
12 2 (1.45%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 99 (71.74%) Cloudera
2 17 (12.32%) Oracle
3 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.59%) Palantir
4 14 (10.14%) MapR
5 12 (8.70%) IBM
6 10 (7.25%) Informatica
6 10 (7.25%) Talend
7 9 (6.52%) Datactics
7 9 (6.52%) StreamSets
8 8 (5.80%) Tableau
9 7 (5.07%) Databricks
9 7 (5.07%) Foundry
10 6 (4.35%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.90%) Google
12 3 (2.17%) SAP
12 3 (2.17%) Teradata
12 3 (2.17%) VMware
13 2 (1.45%) Dell
13 2 (1.45%) NetApp