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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hortonworks
UK
Rank 527 599 611
Rank change year-on-year +72 +12  
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 82 42 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.079% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.18% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 32 4
Median daily rate £525 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £428 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £790 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £550
% change year-on-year - -13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19767 23258 24068
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.19% 43.70% 45.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12205 14087 13626
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 711 804 1010
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Hortonworks
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Hortonworks as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 15 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +81 82 £525 -8.69% 20
London +68 72 £525 -12.50% 12
City of London +6 11 £569 -5.20% 6
South East +31 7 - - 2
Reading - 5 - -
Berkshire - 5 - -
West Yorkshire +16 2 £475 +5.55%
Yorkshire +15 2 £475 +8.57%
Leeds +11 2 £475 +5.55%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 - -
Heathrow - 1 £425 -
Street - 1 £565 -
Somerset - 1 £565 -
South West - 1 £565 - 1

Hortonworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hortonworks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Hortonworks.

1 195 (94.66%) Hadoop
2 179 (86.89%) Big Data
3 113 (54.85%) Apache Hive
4 104 (50.49%) Java
5 98 (47.57%) Apache Spark
6 95 (46.12%) Linux
7 85 (41.26%) HBase
8 76 (36.89%) Python
9 69 (33.50%) HDFS
10 68 (33.01%) Scala
11 67 (32.52%) Apache Pig
12 62 (30.10%) Finance
13 60 (29.13%) DevOps
14 57 (27.67%) Cloudera
15 56 (27.18%) Banking
16 55 (26.70%) Kafka
17 54 (26.21%) Analytics
18 53 (25.73%) SQL
19 50 (24.27%) Puppet
20 49 (23.79%) Hadoop YARN
21 47 (22.82%) MapReduce
22 46 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
23 45 (21.84%) Unix
24 44 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
24 44 (21.36%) NoSQL
25 41 (19.90%) Ansible
26 37 (17.96%) Amazon AWS
27 35 (16.99%) PostgreSQL
27 35 (16.99%) Shell Script
28 33 (16.02%) Jenkins

Hortonworks
Top Related 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 98 (47.57%) Apache Spark
2 67 (32.52%) Apache Pig
3 30 (14.56%) Apache
4 15 (7.28%) Confluence
5 10 (4.85%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 37 (17.96%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (8.25%) GitHub
3 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.91%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (2.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (2.43%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.97%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.62%) Kerberos
2 14 (6.80%) LDAP
3 4 (1.94%) DNS
4 2 (0.97%) LAN
4 2 (0.97%) WAN
5 1 (0.49%) Firewall
5 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (94.66%) Hadoop
2 179 (86.89%) Big Data
3 113 (54.85%) Apache Hive
4 85 (41.26%) HBase
5 44 (21.36%) NoSQL
6 35 (16.99%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (16.02%) Sqoop
8 31 (15.05%) MongoDB
9 30 (14.56%) SQL Server
10 26 (12.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 26 (12.62%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (10.68%) Data Lake
12 21 (10.19%) QlikView
13 20 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (9.22%) Relational Database
15 15 (7.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 15 (7.28%) Snowflake Schema
15 15 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (7.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (6.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (16.02%) Jenkins
2 32 (15.53%) Git (software)
3 25 (12.14%) JIRA
4 18 (8.74%) Maven
5 14 (6.80%) Cucumber
6 11 (5.34%) IntelliJ
7 7 (3.40%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.43%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.97%) Apache Continuum
9 2 (0.97%) Subversion
10 1 (0.49%) GoCD
10 1 (0.49%) JUnit
10 1 (0.49%) Selenium
10 1 (0.49%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.49%) TestRail
General
1 62 (30.10%) Finance
2 56 (27.18%) Banking
3 21 (10.19%) Retail
4 15 (7.28%) Corporate Banking
4 15 (7.28%) Marketing
4 15 (7.28%) Retail Banking
5 11 (5.34%) Front Office
5 11 (5.34%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (28.64%) Developer
2 38 (18.45%) Big Data Engineer
3 36 (17.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (16.50%) Architect
5 27 (13.11%) Data Engineer
6 26 (12.62%) Big Data Developer
7 25 (12.14%) Administrator
8 24 (11.65%) Hadoop Engineer
9 23 (11.17%) Hadoop Developer
10 21 (10.19%) Data Architect
11 19 (9.22%) Big Data Architect
12 18 (8.74%) Consultant
12 18 (8.74%) Hadoop Administrator
13 11 (5.34%) Data Administrator
13 11 (5.34%) Hadoop Architect
13 11 (5.34%) Java Developer
14 10 (4.85%) Hadoop Consultant
15 9 (4.37%) DevOps Consultant
15 9 (4.37%) Java Engineer
16 8 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (26.70%) Kafka
2 19 (9.22%) REST
3 18 (8.74%) AngularJS
4 17 (8.25%) Spring
5 15 (7.28%) HTML
6 14 (6.80%) Apache Camel
6 14 (6.80%) CSS
6 14 (6.80%) CSS3
6 14 (6.80%) HTML5
7 12 (5.83%) Spring Boot
8 7 (3.40%) Akka
9 5 (2.43%) Apache Tez
9 5 (2.43%) boto
10 4 (1.94%) Drools
10 4 (1.94%) JSON
10 4 (1.94%) Middleware
11 2 (0.97%) Node.js
11 2 (0.97%) Spark Streaming
12 1 (0.49%) Cascading
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.19%) Algorithms
3 14 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.31%) Credit Risk
5 10 (4.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (4.37%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.94%) Replication
9 3 (1.46%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (1.46%) Wiki
10 2 (0.97%) Clustering
10 2 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.97%) Derivative
10 2 (0.97%) Equities
10 2 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.97%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.49%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 95 (46.12%) Linux
2 45 (21.84%) Unix
3 20 (9.71%) Windows
4 14 (6.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.43%) AIX
5 5 (2.43%) Solaris
5 5 (2.43%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.13%) DevOps
2 54 (26.21%) Analytics
3 47 (22.82%) MapReduce
4 46 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (14.08%) Open Source
6 29 (14.08%) Scrum
7 27 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (13.11%) TDD
8 23 (11.17%) Continuous Delivery
9 21 (10.19%) ETL
9 21 (10.19%) Machine Learning
10 20 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (8.74%) Visualisation
12 17 (8.25%) Build Automation
12 17 (8.25%) Data Analysis
13 16 (7.77%) BDD
14 15 (7.28%) Investment Management
14 15 (7.28%) Migration
14 15 (7.28%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (50.49%) Java
2 76 (36.89%) Python
3 68 (33.01%) Scala
4 53 (25.73%) SQL
5 35 (16.99%) Shell Script
6 24 (11.65%) R
7 22 (10.68%) Bash Shell
8 16 (7.77%) C#
9 15 (7.28%) C++
9 15 (7.28%) T-SQL
10 13 (6.31%) JavaScript
11 11 (5.34%) Ruby
12 5 (2.43%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.46%) C
14 1 (0.49%) Go
14 1 (0.49%) Groovy
14 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (15.53%) Security Cleared
2 27 (13.11%) Degree
2 27 (13.11%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.77%) DV Cleared
4 11 (5.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (3.88%) BC Cleared
6 7 (3.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) QA
2 4 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (33.50%) HDFS
2 25 (12.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 22 (10.68%) Apache Flume
4 21 (10.19%) Docker
4 21 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (7.28%) vCloud
6 9 (4.37%) Active Directory
7 8 (3.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 50 (24.27%) Puppet
2 49 (23.79%) Hadoop YARN
3 41 (19.90%) Ansible
4 28 (13.59%) Oozie
5 23 (11.17%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (7.77%) Ambari
7 8 (3.88%) Nagios
7 8 (3.88%) Terraform
8 3 (1.46%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.46%) Rancher
9 1 (0.49%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 57 (27.67%) Cloudera
2 25 (12.14%) VMware
3 24 (11.65%) Red Hat
4 23 (11.17%) Oracle
5 17 (8.25%) Microsoft
6 14 (6.80%) IBM
6 14 (6.80%) Tableau
7 12 (5.83%) Informatica
8 9 (4.37%) MuleSoft
9 8 (3.88%) MapR
9 8 (3.88%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (3.40%) Platfora
10 7 (3.40%) Teradata
11 6 (2.91%) Google
11 6 (2.91%) SAP
12 5 (2.43%) Bloomberg
12 5 (2.43%) Citrix
12 5 (2.43%) Cognos
12 5 (2.43%) HP
12 5 (2.43%) Reuters
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