Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 591 650 803
Rank change year-on-year +59 +153 +27
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 295 179 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.19% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.43% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 100 59
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.35% -
10th Percentile £400 £411 £443
90th Percentile £640 £750 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £550 £563
% change year-on-year -5.68% -2.22% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
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 42,275 41,344 46,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.81% 44.61% 43.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,456 25,386 28,068
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £248 £250 £237
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,452 1,489 1,690
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.40 £10.05
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.25 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.88% -8.33% +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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +52 289 £550 - 26
London -9 178 £550 - 15
UK excluding London +65 112 £519 -5.68% 11
South East +39 77 £575 -17.86% 8
North of England +17 21 £475 +2.70% 1
North East - 9 £475 -
South West +13 8 £425 -24.78%
Yorkshire -7 8 £475 -
North West -12 5 £425 +70.00% 1
East of England -9 3 £450 -20.00% 1
Midlands - 3 £400 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 £550 - 1
Scotland - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 229 (77.63%) Hadoop
2 198 (67.12%) Big Data
3 173 (58.64%) Apache Spark
4 155 (52.54%) Kafka
5 142 (48.14%) Java
6 139 (47.12%) Linux
7 138 (46.78%) Cloudera
8 128 (43.39%) Apache Hive
9 118 (40.00%) HBase
10 110 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
11 99 (33.56%) HDFS
12 92 (31.19%) Apache Flume
13 91 (30.85%) Python
14 85 (28.81%) Scala
15 82 (27.80%) Analytics
16 77 (26.10%) Hadoop YARN
17 73 (24.75%) Kerberos
17 73 (24.75%) Git (software)
18 72 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
18 72 (24.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 70 (23.73%) Finance
20 68 (23.05%) SQL
21 67 (22.71%) Bash Shell
22 62 (21.02%) Oozie
23 61 (20.68%) MapR
24 58 (19.66%) Sqoop
24 58 (19.66%) Amazon AWS
25 57 (19.32%) Apache Cassandra
25 57 (19.32%) ETL
25 57 (19.32%) Security Cleared

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
1 173 (58.64%) Apache Spark
2 45 (15.25%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (13.90%) Apache
4 37 (12.54%) Apache Solr
5 33 (11.19%) Apache Pig
6 18 (6.10%) Confluence
7 16 (5.42%) nginx
8 15 (5.08%) SAS
9 6 (2.03%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.36%) JBoss
11 3 (1.02%) Jetty
11 3 (1.02%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.34%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 58 (19.66%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.80%) GitHub
4 21 (7.12%) Google Tag Manager
5 7 (2.37%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (2.03%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.69%) Serverless
8 4 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.36%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (1.36%) PaaS
9 3 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.68%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.34%) IaaS
11 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (24.75%) Kerberos
2 25 (8.47%) SSL
3 17 (5.76%) Network Security
4 6 (2.03%) HTTP
4 6 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (1.69%) SSH
6 4 (1.36%) VPN
7 3 (1.02%) Internet
8 2 (0.68%) Firewall
8 2 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.34%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (77.63%) Hadoop
2 198 (67.12%) Big Data
3 128 (43.39%) Apache Hive
4 118 (40.00%) HBase
5 58 (19.66%) Sqoop
6 57 (19.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 55 (18.64%) PostgreSQL
8 52 (17.63%) Data Lake
9 50 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
10 47 (15.93%) NoSQL
11 45 (15.25%) Impala
12 42 (14.24%) Relational Database
13 40 (13.56%) SQL Server
14 28 (9.49%) MongoDB
15 11 (3.73%) RDBMS
16 7 (2.37%) Data Mining
16 7 (2.37%) Oracle OLAP
16 7 (2.37%) QlikView
16 7 (2.37%) SAP BW
16 7 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (24.75%) Git (software)
2 56 (18.98%) Jenkins
3 24 (8.14%) Artifactory
4 21 (7.12%) GitLab
4 21 (7.12%) JIRA
5 9 (3.05%) Maven
6 8 (2.71%) JUnit
6 8 (2.71%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.03%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.03%) Gradle
8 5 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.69%) FishEye
9 4 (1.36%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.36%) Hudson
9 4 (1.36%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.02%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.02%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.02%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.02%) Poseidon for UML
10 3 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 70 (23.73%) Finance
2 28 (9.49%) Banking
3 10 (3.39%) Retail
4 8 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.69%) Marketing
7 4 (1.36%) Games
8 3 (1.02%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Automotive
9 2 (0.68%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (28.14%) Developer
2 55 (18.64%) Data Engineer
3 39 (13.22%) Consultant
4 34 (11.53%) Java Developer
5 32 (10.85%) Big Data Developer
6 28 (9.49%) Apache Spark Developer
7 27 (9.15%) Architect
8 26 (8.81%) Big Data Engineer
9 24 (8.14%) Administrator
9 24 (8.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 23 (7.80%) Hadoop Developer
11 19 (6.44%) Hadoop Administrator
12 17 (5.76%) Hadoop Engineer
13 16 (5.42%) Big Data Consultant
13 16 (5.42%) Data Architect
13 16 (5.42%) Data Consultant
13 16 (5.42%) Hadoop Consultant
14 10 (3.39%) Big Data Architect
14 10 (3.39%) Data Scientist
15 9 (3.05%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (52.54%) Kafka
2 50 (16.95%) Web Services
3 46 (15.59%) RESTful
4 35 (11.86%) SOAP
5 32 (10.85%) Spark Streaming
6 30 (10.17%) RabbitMQ
7 26 (8.81%) Spring
8 24 (8.14%) XML
9 23 (7.80%) Elastic Stack
10 21 (7.12%) JSON
10 21 (7.12%) Spring Boot
10 21 (7.12%) Spring Integration
11 18 (6.10%) REST
12 14 (4.75%) TensorFlow
13 10 (3.39%) Apache Avro
13 10 (3.39%) JMS
14 9 (3.05%) MLlib
15 7 (2.37%) Keras
15 7 (2.37%) Natural Language Processing
15 7 (2.37%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.25%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.39%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.37%) Replication
6 6 (2.03%) Fintech
6 6 (2.03%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.02%) Derivative
8 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.02%) MPEG
8 3 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.02%) User Experience
8 3 (1.02%) Wiki
9 2 (0.68%) iPad
9 2 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.68%) Robotics
10 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 139 (47.12%) Linux
2 39 (13.22%) CentOS
3 36 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 36 (12.20%) Unix
4 21 (7.12%) CoreOS
5 12 (4.07%) Ubuntu
6 8 (2.71%) Debian
7 7 (2.37%) Windows
8 3 (1.02%) Android
8 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (27.80%) Analytics
3 72 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (19.32%) ETL
5 45 (15.25%) DevOps
6 43 (14.58%) MapReduce
7 42 (14.24%) Data Modelling
8 40 (13.56%) Data Engineering
9 34 (11.53%) Microservices
10 33 (11.19%) Mentoring
11 32 (10.85%) Configuration Management
12 31 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (10.51%) Coaching
13 27 (9.15%) Data Strategy
14 25 (8.47%) Data Science
14 25 (8.47%) Machine Learning
15 23 (7.80%) Data Integration
15 23 (7.80%) Decision-Making
16 22 (7.46%) Open Source
16 22 (7.46%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 142 (48.14%) Java
2 91 (30.85%) Python
3 85 (28.81%) Scala
4 68 (23.05%) SQL
5 67 (22.71%) Bash Shell
6 27 (9.15%) Shell Script
7 21 (7.12%) R
8 13 (4.41%) JavaScript
9 10 (3.39%) Perl
10 9 (3.05%) Java 8
11 7 (2.37%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.37%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.69%) C++
13 4 (1.36%) C#
13 4 (1.36%) Groovy
13 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.36%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.02%) Ruby
14 3 (1.02%) VBA
14 3 (1.02%) XPath
Qualifications
1 57 (19.32%) Security Cleared
2 50 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 29 (9.83%) Degree
4 12 (4.07%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.37%) PhD
6 2 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.42%) QA
2 13 (4.41%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.68%) GCP
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 99 (33.56%) HDFS
2 92 (31.19%) Apache Flume
3 72 (24.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 52 (17.63%) Docker
5 20 (6.78%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.34%) Samba
8 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 77 (26.10%) Hadoop YARN
2 62 (21.02%) Oozie
3 48 (16.27%) Ansible
4 37 (12.54%) Kubernetes
5 35 (11.86%) Puppet
6 28 (9.49%) Ambari
7 22 (7.46%) Kibana
8 19 (6.44%) Terraform
9 17 (5.76%) Apache Slider
10 16 (5.42%) logstash
11 15 (5.08%) HAProxy
11 15 (5.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 15 (5.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 15 (5.08%) Prometheus
12 9 (3.05%) Sysdig
13 7 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (1.02%) Salt
15 2 (0.68%) FreeIPA
15 2 (0.68%) Grafana
15 2 (0.68%) SELinux
Vendors
1 138 (46.78%) Cloudera
2 61 (20.68%) MapR
3 30 (10.17%) Oracle
4 25 (8.47%) Talend
5 24 (8.14%) Google
6 21 (7.12%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (7.12%) Tealium
7 20 (6.78%) Informatica
8 19 (6.44%) SAP
9 17 (5.76%) Microsoft
9 17 (5.76%) Tableau
10 13 (4.41%) Red Hat
11 12 (4.07%) Teradata
12 6 (2.03%) Sybase
13 5 (1.69%) Splunk
14 4 (1.36%) Atlassian
14 4 (1.36%) IBM
14 4 (1.36%) VMware
15 3 (1.02%) Ab Initio
15 3 (1.02%) Cognos