Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 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
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 525 619 612
Rank change year-on-year +94 -7 +43
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 65 136 281
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.43% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 101 215
Median daily rate £550 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £462 £438 £465
90th Percentile £631 £725 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £563 £575
% change year-on-year -6.67% -2.17% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 17,283 31,302 41,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.67% 42.96% 41.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,938 19,929 26,151
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +2.97%
10th Percentile £250 £220 £250
90th Percentile £650 £640 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 599 1,291 1,502
Median hourly rate £24.25 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.68% +6.87% +2.93%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £61.25 £50.00 £47.09
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +17.14% +6.06% +1.91%

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 17 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 7 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 17 January 2021. 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 +121 54 £540 -6.09% 12
London +87 31 £505 -15.83% 5
Work from Home -166 24 £563 -6.25% 1
UK excluding London +131 13 £525 -6.67% 6
North of England +80 9 £525 -12.50% 6
North West +59 9 £525 -12.50% 4
East of England +69 4 £650 -5.45%

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 48 (73.85%) Python
2 45 (69.23%) Hadoop
3 44 (67.69%) DevOps
4 41 (63.08%) Big Data
5 40 (61.54%) Cloudera
6 38 (58.46%) Jenkins
7 36 (55.38%) Ansible
7 36 (55.38%) AWS
7 36 (55.38%) Security Cleared
7 36 (55.38%) Java
8 34 (52.31%) Linux
9 33 (50.77%) Azure
10 32 (49.23%) Docker
11 28 (43.08%) Terraform
12 27 (41.54%) Kubernetes
12 27 (41.54%) SC Cleared
13 25 (38.46%) Puppet
14 21 (32.31%) Apache Hive
15 20 (30.77%) SQL
15 20 (30.77%) Shell Script
15 20 (30.77%) GitLab
16 19 (29.23%) Apache Spark
16 19 (29.23%) Kafka
16 19 (29.23%) Scala
17 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
18 17 (26.15%) Bash Shell
18 17 (26.15%) Scrum
18 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (23.08%) Web Services
20 14 (21.54%) Confluence

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 19 (29.23%) Apache Spark
2 14 (21.54%) Confluence
3 10 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
5 8 (12.31%) Apache
5 8 (12.31%) JBoss
5 8 (12.31%) Jetty
5 8 (12.31%) MQSeries
5 8 (12.31%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Fuse
5 8 (12.31%) WebLogic
6 4 (6.15%) Jupyter
7 2 (3.08%) Apache Pulsar
7 2 (3.08%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 36 (55.38%) AWS
2 33 (50.77%) Azure
3 7 (10.77%) GCP
4 4 (6.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (4.62%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.08%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (3.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) SSH
2 4 (6.15%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (69.23%) Hadoop
2 41 (63.08%) Big Data
3 21 (32.31%) Apache Hive
4 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
6 10 (15.38%) MySQL
6 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
7 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
7 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
8 7 (10.77%) HBase
9 4 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.62%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (4.62%) Impala
11 2 (3.08%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (3.08%) DataStax
11 2 (3.08%) Flink
11 2 (3.08%) HDInsight
11 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.08%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 38 (58.46%) Jenkins
2 20 (30.77%) GitLab
3 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
4 14 (21.54%) JIRA
5 10 (15.38%) Hudson
5 10 (15.38%) Maven
6 8 (12.31%) Ant
6 8 (12.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (12.31%) ClearCase
6 8 (12.31%) Cucumber
6 8 (12.31%) Eclipse
6 8 (12.31%) FishEye
6 8 (12.31%) Gradle
6 8 (12.31%) IntelliJ
6 8 (12.31%) Leiningen
6 8 (12.31%) Mercurial
6 8 (12.31%) Poseidon for UML
6 8 (12.31%) Selenium
6 8 (12.31%) Subversion
6 8 (12.31%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (12.31%) Banking
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.54%) Front Office
3 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Administrator
3 13 (20.00%) Cloud Administrator
4 10 (15.38%) Architect
5 9 (13.85%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) DevOps Administrator
6 8 (12.31%) Data Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.15%) Big Data Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Hadoop Administrator
9 4 (6.15%) Hadoop Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Cloud Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
11 2 (3.08%) Data Administrator
11 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Architect
11 2 (3.08%) Java Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Java Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) Kafka
2 15 (23.08%) Web Services
3 10 (15.38%) HTML
3 10 (15.38%) HTML5
3 10 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (13.85%) Node.js
5 8 (12.31%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
5 8 (12.31%) Apache Camel
5 8 (12.31%) GWT
5 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
5 8 (12.31%) JMS
5 8 (12.31%) jQuery
5 8 (12.31%) JSON
5 8 (12.31%) MSMQ
5 8 (12.31%) Play Framework
5 8 (12.31%) React
5 8 (12.31%) Spring
5 8 (12.31%) STL
5 8 (12.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Derivative
1 8 (12.31%) User Experience
2 2 (3.08%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (52.31%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (18.46%) CentOS
3 12 (18.46%) Windows
4 8 (12.31%) Android
4 8 (12.31%) Apple iOS
4 8 (12.31%) Debian
4 8 (12.31%) Mac OS X
4 8 (12.31%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (67.69%) DevOps
2 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.15%) Scrum
3 14 (21.54%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 13 (20.00%) Kanban
5 10 (15.38%) TDD
5 10 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 9 (13.85%) Analytics
7 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (12.31%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (12.31%) JVM Tuning
7 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (12.31%) Systems Engineering
7 8 (12.31%) UML
7 8 (12.31%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.77%) Data Engineering
8 7 (10.77%) Data Ingestion
8 7 (10.77%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.77%) Migration
9 6 (9.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 48 (73.85%) Python
2 36 (55.38%) Java
3 20 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 19 (29.23%) Scala
5 17 (26.15%) Bash Shell
6 11 (16.92%) Perl
7 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 9 (13.85%) Groovy
9 8 (12.31%) C++
9 8 (12.31%) Clojure
9 8 (12.31%) ClojureScript
9 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
9 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
9 8 (12.31%) Ruby
9 8 (12.31%) T-SQL
10 6 (9.23%) R
11 5 (7.69%) VBA
12 2 (3.08%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (55.38%) Security Cleared
2 27 (41.54%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.85%) DV Cleared
4 8 (12.31%) CCA
5 4 (6.15%) AWS Certification
6 3 (4.62%) CCNA
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.54%) GDPR
2 1 (1.54%) IFRS
2 1 (1.54%) MiFID
2 1 (1.54%) Solvency II
System Software
1 32 (49.23%) Docker
2 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
2 4 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (4.62%) HDFS
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (55.38%) Ansible
2 28 (43.08%) Terraform
3 27 (41.54%) Kubernetes
4 25 (38.46%) Puppet
5 13 (20.00%) Packer
6 8 (12.31%) Salt
7 4 (6.15%) Consul
7 4 (6.15%) FreeIPA
7 4 (6.15%) Grafana
7 4 (6.15%) Prometheus
7 4 (6.15%) vCenter Server
8 3 (4.62%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (1.54%) logstash
9 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (61.54%) Cloudera
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle
3 9 (13.85%) Red Hat
4 8 (12.31%) Axway
4 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.31%) MuleSoft
4 8 (12.31%) Sparx
4 8 (12.31%) Sybase
5 5 (7.69%) MapR
6 4 (6.15%) VMware
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco
7 3 (4.62%) Google
8 2 (3.08%) Informatica
8 2 (3.08%) Talend
8 2 (3.08%) Teradata
9 1 (1.54%) Murex
9 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.54%) Splunk