Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 713 533 619
Rank change year-on-year -180 +86 +4
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 122 67 139
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 48 99
10th Percentile £513 £407 £435
25th Percentile £563 £500 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £648 £538 £575
Median % change year-on-year +20.47% -6.52% -
75th Percentile £695 £583 £700
90th Percentile £744 £633 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £575
% change year-on-year - -8.70% +2.22%

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 34,221 18,093 30,610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.97% 42.62% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,476 11,574 19,424
10th Percentile £270 £250 £215
25th Percentile £406 £363 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £460 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.41% +2.22% -
75th Percentile £613 £563 £550
90th Percentile £700 £646 £644
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 930 626 1,259
10th Percentile £11.30 £11.12 £11.80
25th Percentile £14.25 £15.00 £14.38
Median hourly rate £20.09 £24.75 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year -18.82% +32.35% +6.89%
75th Percentile £44.01 £47.50 £35.61
90th Percentile £60.05 £60.63 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.14 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.86% +20.81% +6.87%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -139 112 £648 +23.33% 7
London -118 91 £648 +29.50% 4
Work from Home -156 18 £575 +2.22% 2
UK excluding London -116 15 £525 - 3
North of England -58 4 £625 +25.00%
North East - 4 £625 -
South East - 4 £500 - 2
South West -45 3 £500 - 1
Scotland - 3 £550 -
Midlands - 1 £750 -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 88 (72.13%) Apache Spark
2 78 (63.93%) Big Data
3 70 (57.38%) Hadoop
4 66 (54.10%) Scala
5 60 (49.18%) Cloudera
6 57 (46.72%) Python
7 56 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (45.08%) Finance
9 53 (43.44%) Ansible
10 49 (40.16%) Jenkins
11 48 (39.34%) Scrum
12 47 (38.52%) Banking
13 46 (37.70%) Data Modelling
14 45 (36.89%) JIRA
15 42 (34.43%) Confluence
16 39 (31.97%) Git (software)
16 39 (31.97%) Java
17 37 (30.33%) GitLab
18 34 (27.87%) PySpark
18 34 (27.87%) Apache Hive
19 33 (27.05%) HBase
20 32 (26.23%) Investment Banking
21 31 (25.41%) SQL
21 31 (25.41%) Kubernetes
22 29 (23.77%) Hudson
23 28 (22.95%) Azure
23 28 (22.95%) DevOps
24 27 (22.13%) Analytics
24 27 (22.13%) Docker
25 24 (19.67%) BDD

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 (72.13%) Apache Spark
2 42 (34.43%) Confluence
3 9 (7.38%) Apache
4 6 (4.92%) nginx
5 4 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.28%) Jupyter
6 3 (2.46%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (1.64%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.82%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 28 (22.95%) Azure
2 19 (15.57%) AWS
3 13 (10.66%) GCP
4 8 (6.56%) Azure Data Factory
5 6 (4.92%) Azure Functions
5 6 (4.92%) Serverless
6 4 (3.28%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (3.28%) Azure Logic Apps
6 4 (3.28%) Azure Storage
6 4 (3.28%) Power Automate
6 4 (3.28%) Power Platform
6 4 (3.28%) PowerApps
6 4 (3.28%) Sauce Labs
6 4 (3.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.46%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 3 (2.46%) Nutanix
8 2 (1.64%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.64%) GitHub
9 1 (0.82%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) VPN
2 1 (0.82%) Firewall
2 1 (0.82%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (63.93%) Big Data
2 70 (57.38%) Hadoop
3 34 (27.87%) Apache Hive
4 33 (27.05%) HBase
5 17 (13.93%) NoSQL
6 14 (11.48%) Data Lake
7 13 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.10%) SQL Server
9 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (3.28%) Metadata
10 4 (3.28%) Power BI
10 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.46%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (2.46%) BigQuery
11 3 (2.46%) HDInsight
12 2 (1.64%) Flink
12 2 (1.64%) Impala
13 1 (0.82%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 49 (40.16%) Jenkins
2 45 (36.89%) JIRA
3 39 (31.97%) Git (software)
4 37 (30.33%) GitLab
5 29 (23.77%) Hudson
6 8 (6.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (3.28%) IBM UrbanCode
7 4 (3.28%) Maven
7 4 (3.28%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 55 (45.08%) Finance
2 47 (38.52%) Banking
3 32 (26.23%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.56%) Social Skills
5 4 (3.28%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.82%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.82%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.82%) Front Office
6 1 (0.82%) Law
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.82%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 56 (45.90%) Developer
2 46 (37.70%) Data Engineer
3 27 (22.13%) Scala Developer
4 23 (18.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (17.21%) Senior Developer
5 21 (17.21%) Senior Scala Developer
6 15 (12.30%) Architect
7 11 (9.02%) Big Data Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Big Data Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Data Architect
9 7 (5.74%) Platform Architect
10 6 (4.92%) Python Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Hadoop Engineer
12 3 (2.46%) AWS Engineer
12 3 (2.46%) Azure Engineer
12 3 (2.46%) Consultant
12 3 (2.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 2 (1.64%) Chief Architect
13 2 (1.64%) Chief Data Architect
13 2 (1.64%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.87%) PySpark
2 13 (10.66%) Kafka
3 3 (2.46%) .NET
4 2 (1.64%) Apache Tez
4 2 (1.64%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (0.82%) Anaconda
5 1 (0.82%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (0.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.74%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (3.28%) Legacy Applications
3 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.46%) Derivative
3 3 (2.46%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (2.46%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.82%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.82%) iPad
4 1 (0.82%) Life Science
4 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.21%) Linux
2 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (2.46%) Unix
3 2 (1.64%) CentOS
3 2 (1.64%) CoreOS
3 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.64%) Windows
3 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (39.34%) Scrum
3 46 (37.70%) Data Modelling
4 28 (22.95%) DevOps
5 27 (22.13%) Analytics
6 24 (19.67%) BDD
6 24 (19.67%) TDD
7 23 (18.85%) Architectural Design
8 19 (15.57%) Domain-Driven Design
9 16 (13.11%) Use Case
10 14 (11.48%) Data Engineering
11 13 (10.66%) Kanban
12 12 (9.84%) Migration
13 11 (9.02%) CI/CD
13 11 (9.02%) ETL
14 10 (8.20%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 9 (7.38%) Machine Learning
16 8 (6.56%) Data Analytics
17 7 (5.74%) Data Architecture
17 7 (5.74%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 66 (54.10%) Scala
2 57 (46.72%) Python
3 39 (31.97%) Java
4 31 (25.41%) SQL
5 6 (4.92%) Bash
6 4 (3.28%) C
6 4 (3.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (3.28%) Groovy
6 4 (3.28%) R
6 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.46%) C++
8 2 (1.64%) Go
8 2 (1.64%) Haskell
9 1 (0.82%) C#
9 1 (0.82%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.28%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.82%) GDPR
2 1 (0.82%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (22.13%) Docker
2 8 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.74%) HDFS
4 4 (3.28%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 3 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 53 (43.44%) Ansible
2 31 (25.41%) Kubernetes
3 22 (18.03%) Terraform
4 7 (5.74%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (4.10%) Ambari
6 4 (3.28%) Grafana
6 4 (3.28%) Kibana
6 4 (3.28%) Rancher
7 3 (2.46%) Oozie
8 2 (1.64%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (49.18%) Cloudera
2 8 (6.56%) Oracle
3 7 (5.74%) Databricks
3 7 (5.74%) Talend
4 4 (3.28%) Google
5 3 (2.46%) VMware
6 2 (1.64%) Confluent
6 2 (1.64%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.64%) MapR
6 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.82%) Informatica