Period
to 11 November 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 11 November 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
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 676 653 717
Rank change year-on-year -23 +64 +2
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 125 232 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.54% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 156 120
UK median daily rate £550 £594 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.37% +7.95% -
10th Percentile £456 £463 £390
90th Percentile £737 £725 £664
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £545 £500
% change year-on-year +0.92% +9.00% -9.09%
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 36,206 43,216 43,783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.44% 42.36% 42.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,739 26,812 27,180
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £238 £250 £238
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,469 1,632 1,457
UK median hourly rate £19.94 £17.50 £17.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.94% +0.11% +5.94%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.82 £10.61
90th Percentile £51.00 £46.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 11 November 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 11 November 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 -1 122 £550 -8.33% 18
UK excluding London +24 64 £550 +0.92% 10
London -5 57 £600 - 11
North of England +49 37 £550 +15.79% 1
North West +34 27 £544 -5.43% 1
South East +29 14 £503 -10.67% 4
Yorkshire +20 10 £550 +7.84%
South West -3 8 £550 -4.35% 2
East of England +28 2 £669 -4.46%
Scotland +9 2 - - 3
Midlands +34 1 £475 -14.22%
East Midlands +9 1 £475 -14.22%

For the 6 months to 11 November 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.

1 117 (93.60%) Hadoop
2 93 (74.40%) Cloudera
3 88 (70.40%) Big Data
4 77 (61.60%) Apache Spark
5 74 (59.20%) Python
6 68 (54.40%) AWS
7 47 (37.60%) Jenkins
7 47 (37.60%) Scala
8 46 (36.80%) Apache Hive
8 46 (36.80%) DevOps
9 44 (35.20%) Terraform
10 43 (34.40%) SQL
11 42 (33.60%) Linux
11 42 (33.60%) Azure
11 42 (33.60%) Kafka
12 41 (32.80%) Docker
13 39 (31.20%) Java
14 38 (30.40%) Kubernetes
15 36 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (24.00%) Ansible
17 29 (23.20%) Analytics
17 29 (23.20%) Puppet
18 26 (20.80%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (20.80%) Impala
19 25 (20.00%) HDFS
19 25 (20.00%) CentOS
20 24 (19.20%) ETL
21 23 (18.40%) Red Hat
21 23 (18.40%) Oracle
22 22 (17.60%) Migration

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 77 (61.60%) Apache Spark
2 20 (16.00%) SAS
3 15 (12.00%) Jupyter
4 13 (10.40%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (6.40%) Apache
6 7 (5.60%) Confluence
7 6 (4.80%) JBoss
7 6 (4.80%) Jetty
7 6 (4.80%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 6 (4.80%) Tomcat
7 6 (4.80%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.60%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (1.60%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.80%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.60%) SPSS
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 68 (54.40%) AWS
2 42 (33.60%) Azure
3 15 (12.00%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (8.00%) Power Platform
5 9 (7.20%) Amazon EKS
6 7 (5.60%) Amazon Kinesis
6 7 (5.60%) GitHub
7 5 (4.00%) GCP
8 4 (3.20%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.80%) IaaS
9 1 (0.80%) PaaS
9 1 (0.80%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.20%) Kerberos
2 7 (5.60%) SAN
3 6 (4.80%) SSH
4 3 (2.40%) SSL
5 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (93.60%) Hadoop
2 88 (70.40%) Big Data
3 46 (36.80%) Apache Hive
4 26 (20.80%) Impala
5 22 (17.60%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (15.20%) SQL Server
7 18 (14.40%) Sqoop
8 14 (11.20%) HBase
8 14 (11.20%) Relational Database
8 14 (11.20%) Spark SQL
9 13 (10.40%) Data Lake
9 13 (10.40%) NoSQL
10 11 (8.80%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (8.00%) MySQL
11 10 (8.00%) Power BI
12 9 (7.20%) Amazon Athena
12 9 (7.20%) Neo4j
12 9 (7.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 8 (6.40%) Apache Zeppelin
13 8 (6.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (37.60%) Jenkins
2 20 (16.00%) GitLab
3 16 (12.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (12.80%) Git (software)
4 15 (12.00%) Vagrant
5 13 (10.40%) JIRA
6 10 (8.00%) Maven
7 8 (6.40%) Hudson
8 7 (5.60%) FishEye
8 7 (5.60%) Subversion
9 6 (4.80%) Ant
9 6 (4.80%) ClearCase
9 6 (4.80%) Eclipse
9 6 (4.80%) Gradle
9 6 (4.80%) IntelliJ
9 6 (4.80%) Leiningen
9 6 (4.80%) Mercurial
9 6 (4.80%) Poseidon for UML
10 4 (3.20%) Selenium
10 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (12.80%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Public Sector
3 7 (5.60%) Banking
4 1 (0.80%) Front Office
4 1 (0.80%) Games
4 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (28.80%) Data Engineer
2 24 (19.20%) Big Data Engineer
3 20 (16.00%) Architect
3 20 (16.00%) Developer
4 19 (15.20%) Administrator
5 16 (12.80%) Hadoop Engineer
6 13 (10.40%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (10.40%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Cloud Administrator
8 9 (7.20%) Data Architect
8 9 (7.20%) DevOps Administrator
9 8 (6.40%) ETL Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.60%) Hadoop Administrator
11 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Architect
11 6 (4.80%) Python Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Big Data Architect
12 5 (4.00%) Big Data Developer
13 4 (3.20%) Azure Engineer
13 4 (3.20%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (33.60%) Kafka
2 20 (16.00%) Apache NiFi
3 18 (14.40%) PySpark
4 14 (11.20%) Web Services
5 12 (9.60%) Spark Streaming
6 8 (6.40%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (6.40%) Spring
7 7 (5.60%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (5.60%) HTML
7 7 (5.60%) HTML5
7 7 (5.60%) Play Framework
7 7 (5.60%) React
7 7 (5.60%) XML
8 6 (4.80%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.80%) Apache Camel
8 6 (4.80%) GWT
8 6 (4.80%) jQuery
8 6 (4.80%) JSON
8 6 (4.80%) Node.js
8 6 (4.80%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.40%) Algorithms
2 6 (4.80%) Derivative
2 6 (4.80%) User Experience
3 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.40%) Clustering
4 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.60%) Replication
4 2 (1.60%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.60%) Linux
2 25 (20.00%) CentOS
3 21 (16.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (12.00%) Windows
5 8 (6.40%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.60%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.80%) Android
7 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.80%) Debian
7 6 (4.80%) Mac OS X
7 6 (4.80%) Unix
8 2 (1.60%) CoreOS
8 2 (1.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.80%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.80%) DevOps
2 36 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (23.20%) Analytics
4 26 (20.80%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (19.20%) ETL
6 22 (17.60%) Migration
7 18 (14.40%) Data Science
7 18 (14.40%) Data Transformation
8 16 (12.80%) Data Munging
8 16 (12.80%) Scrum
8 16 (12.80%) Use Case
9 15 (12.00%) Data Engineering
9 15 (12.00%) Visualisation
10 14 (11.20%) Data Analysis
11 13 (10.40%) Configuration Management
11 13 (10.40%) Data Visualisation
11 13 (10.40%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 13 (10.40%) UML
12 12 (9.60%) Data Ingestion
12 12 (9.60%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 74 (59.20%) Python
2 47 (37.60%) Scala
3 43 (34.40%) SQL
4 39 (31.20%) Java
5 17 (13.60%) Bash Shell
5 17 (13.60%) Shell Script
6 12 (9.60%) R
7 9 (7.20%) Perl
8 7 (5.60%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.60%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.60%) Ruby
9 6 (4.80%) C++
9 6 (4.80%) Clojure
9 6 (4.80%) ClojureScript
9 6 (4.80%) Groovy
9 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.20%) C
10 4 (3.20%) VBA
11 1 (0.80%) Go
11 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.40%) CCA
3 10 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (4.00%) Degree
4 5 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.40%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (32.80%) Docker
2 25 (20.00%) HDFS
3 10 (8.00%) VirtualBox
4 8 (6.40%) Apache Flume
4 8 (6.40%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (5.60%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.60%) Samba
8 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (35.20%) Terraform
2 38 (30.40%) Kubernetes
3 30 (24.00%) Ansible
4 29 (23.20%) Puppet
5 20 (16.00%) Hadoop YARN
6 11 (8.80%) Packer
7 10 (8.00%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (7.20%) Oozie
9 6 (4.80%) Ambari
9 6 (4.80%) logstash
9 6 (4.80%) Salt
10 3 (2.40%) Kibana
11 2 (1.60%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.80%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.80%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.80%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 93 (74.40%) Cloudera
2 23 (18.40%) Oracle
2 23 (18.40%) Red Hat
3 16 (12.80%) Palantir
4 14 (11.20%) Informatica
4 14 (11.20%) Microsoft
5 12 (9.60%) Talend
6 11 (8.80%) IBM
7 10 (8.00%) Tableau
8 9 (7.20%) Datactics
8 9 (7.20%) MapR
8 9 (7.20%) StreamSets
9 8 (6.40%) Sybase
10 7 (5.60%) Foundry
11 6 (4.80%) Teradata
12 4 (3.20%) Databricks
12 4 (3.20%) VMware
13 2 (1.60%) Google
13 2 (1.60%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (1.60%) SAP