Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 665 710 741
Rank change year-on-year +45 +31 +140
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 228 156 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 93 91
UK median daily rate £575 £513 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.20% -6.82% -
10th Percentile £456 £345 £373
90th Percentile £719 £663 £775
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 42,457 42,470 48,317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.99% 43.36% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,324 26,161 29,675
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.77% +4.12% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £242
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,638 1,384 1,670
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.18 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.24% -3.56% +4.34%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +50 210 £581 +13.41% 44
London +12 149 £600 +14.29% 23
UK excluding London +31 76 £525 +5.00% 21
North of England +2 22 £475 - 6
South East -12 20 £550 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire +1 15 £463 - 1
Scotland - 14 £525 -
South West -16 11 £550 -8.41% 4
North West - 6 £519 - 5
East of England 0 5 £594 +21.79% 3
Wales - 3 £475 -
East Midlands +4 2 £400 -27.27% 3
Midlands -13 2 £400 -27.27% 4
North East - 1 £475 -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 159 (69.74%) Hadoop
2 149 (65.35%) Big Data
3 126 (55.26%) Kafka
4 95 (41.67%) Linux
5 93 (40.79%) Cloudera
6 90 (39.47%) HBase
7 88 (38.60%) Apache Spark
8 86 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (35.53%) Apache Hive
10 78 (34.21%) Python
10 78 (34.21%) Finance
11 73 (32.02%) Java
12 69 (30.26%) DevOps
13 66 (28.95%) Ansible
14 60 (26.32%) Jenkins
15 58 (25.44%) Docker
16 55 (24.12%) Amazon AWS
16 55 (24.12%) Git (software)
17 53 (23.25%) NoSQL
18 49 (21.49%) Bash Shell
19 48 (21.05%) SQL
20 47 (20.61%) Scala
20 47 (20.61%) Apache Cassandra
21 46 (20.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
22 45 (19.74%) HDFS
23 42 (18.42%) Kerberos
24 40 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
24 40 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
24 40 (17.54%) Artifactory
25 39 (17.11%) ETL

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 88 (38.60%) Apache Spark
2 37 (16.23%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (10.53%) Apache
4 23 (10.09%) Apache Solr
5 19 (8.33%) Apache Pig
6 13 (5.70%) Confluence
7 7 (3.07%) SAS
8 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.32%) nginx
10 1 (0.44%) FileNet
10 1 (0.44%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 55 (24.12%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (15.35%) GitHub
3 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (6.14%) Amazon S3
5 10 (4.39%) PaaS
6 8 (3.51%) Amazon EMR
6 8 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (3.51%) IaaS
7 6 (2.63%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (2.19%) Serverless
9 3 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.88%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.88%) NuGet
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.44%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.44%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 42 (18.42%) Kerberos
2 22 (9.65%) SSL
3 21 (9.21%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (5.70%) VPN
5 8 (3.51%) Firewall
5 8 (3.51%) HTTP
6 7 (3.07%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.88%) DNS
8 2 (0.88%) SSH
8 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.88%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.44%) Internet
9 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (69.74%) Hadoop
2 149 (65.35%) Big Data
3 90 (39.47%) HBase
4 81 (35.53%) Apache Hive
5 53 (23.25%) NoSQL
6 47 (20.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 36 (15.79%) Relational Database
8 30 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (13.16%) MongoDB
9 24 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 23 (10.09%) Data Lake
11 22 (9.65%) Impala
12 21 (9.21%) Sqoop
13 12 (5.26%) ArangoDB
13 12 (5.26%) Neo4j
14 9 (3.95%) MySQL
14 9 (3.95%) QlikView
15 8 (3.51%) Pentaho
16 7 (3.07%) OLTP
16 7 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 60 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 55 (24.12%) Git (software)
3 40 (17.54%) Artifactory
4 24 (10.53%) GitLab
5 16 (7.02%) JIRA
6 15 (6.58%) Maven
7 14 (6.14%) Bitbucket
8 6 (2.63%) JUnit
9 5 (2.19%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.19%) FishEye
9 5 (2.19%) IntelliJ
10 4 (1.75%) Gradle
11 3 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.88%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.88%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.44%) Ant
13 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (34.21%) Finance
2 20 (8.77%) Banking
3 12 (5.26%) Games
4 11 (4.82%) Legal
5 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Front Office
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (21.05%) Developer
2 47 (20.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 42 (18.42%) Data Engineer
4 29 (12.72%) Big Data Engineer
5 27 (11.84%) Senior DevOps
6 25 (10.96%) Architect
6 25 (10.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 23 (10.09%) Hadoop Developer
8 21 (9.21%) Hadoop Engineer
9 19 (8.33%) Data Architect
10 18 (7.89%) Big Data Architect
10 18 (7.89%) Big Data Developer
10 18 (7.89%) Java Developer
11 16 (7.02%) Consultant
12 14 (6.14%) Data Scientist
13 13 (5.70%) Unix Engineer
14 12 (5.26%) Administrator
14 12 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
14 12 (5.26%) Senior Unix Engineer
15 10 (4.39%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (55.26%) Kafka
2 19 (8.33%) Spark Streaming
3 17 (7.46%) Natural Language Processing
3 17 (7.46%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (6.14%) Spring
5 13 (5.70%) Web Services
6 12 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
6 12 (5.26%) LDAP
7 10 (4.39%) Spring Boot
8 9 (3.95%) OAuth
8 9 (3.95%) REST
8 9 (3.95%) XML
9 7 (3.07%) RESTful
9 7 (3.07%) SAML
10 6 (2.63%) HTML
10 6 (2.63%) HTML5
10 6 (2.63%) Spring Integration
11 5 (2.19%) .NET
11 5 (2.19%) Play Framework
11 5 (2.19%) React
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.89%) Algorithms
3 14 (6.14%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (4.39%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (4.39%) Fintech
5 6 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.32%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.32%) Replication
7 3 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.32%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.88%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.88%) Wiki
9 1 (0.44%) Blog
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) MPEG
9 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 95 (41.67%) Linux
2 37 (16.23%) Unix
3 24 (10.53%) CentOS
4 23 (10.09%) CoreOS
5 14 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (5.70%) Windows
7 2 (0.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.44%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (30.26%) DevOps
3 40 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (17.11%) ETL
5 35 (15.35%) Configuration Management
6 31 (13.60%) Analytics
6 31 (13.60%) Data Science
7 29 (12.72%) Scrum
8 28 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (12.28%) Data Management
9 27 (11.84%) Machine Learning
10 26 (11.40%) Visualisation
11 23 (10.09%) Security Hardening
12 22 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (9.65%) Software Engineering
13 21 (9.21%) Data Integration
13 21 (9.21%) Mentoring
14 19 (8.33%) Data Ingestion
14 19 (8.33%) Data Modelling
15 18 (7.89%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 78 (34.21%) Python
2 73 (32.02%) Java
3 49 (21.49%) Bash Shell
4 48 (21.05%) SQL
5 47 (20.61%) Scala
6 26 (11.40%) R
7 22 (9.65%) Perl
8 13 (5.70%) Java 8
9 12 (5.26%) Go
9 12 (5.26%) MATLAB
9 12 (5.26%) Ruby
10 11 (4.82%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.51%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.19%) C#
12 5 (2.19%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.75%) COBOL
14 2 (0.88%) Groovy
15 1 (0.44%) Clojure
15 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (16.23%) Security Cleared
2 35 (15.35%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.70%) PhD
4 12 (5.26%) CISM
4 12 (5.26%) CISSP
5 7 (3.07%) Degree
6 1 (0.44%) CBAP
6 1 (0.44%) IIBA
6 1 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.77%) QA
2 19 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 19 (8.33%) GDPR
3 12 (5.26%) FINRA
4 7 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.32%) SLA
6 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 58 (25.44%) Docker
2 46 (20.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 45 (19.74%) HDFS
4 33 (14.47%) Apache Flume
5 9 (3.95%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.88%) iptables
6 2 (0.88%) NFS
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 66 (28.95%) Ansible
2 37 (16.23%) Hadoop YARN
3 35 (15.35%) Kubernetes
4 32 (14.04%) Puppet
5 30 (13.16%) Terraform
6 21 (9.21%) Ambari
6 21 (9.21%) Oozie
7 9 (3.95%) Kibana
8 7 (3.07%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (2.63%) Apache Slider
9 6 (2.63%) logstash
10 4 (1.75%) Prometheus
11 3 (1.32%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.32%) Nagios
12 2 (0.88%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.88%) Grafana
12 2 (0.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (0.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.88%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 93 (40.79%) Cloudera
2 27 (11.84%) Oracle
3 24 (10.53%) MapR
4 22 (9.65%) Splunk
5 18 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 14 (6.14%) Tableau
7 12 (5.26%) McAfee
7 12 (5.26%) Sybase
7 12 (5.26%) Symantec
7 12 (5.26%) Varonis
8 8 (3.51%) Cognos
8 8 (3.51%) Google
9 7 (3.07%) Informatica
10 6 (2.63%) IBM
10 6 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.19%) Atlassian
11 5 (2.19%) Teradata
12 3 (1.32%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.32%) Centrify
12 3 (1.32%) SAP