Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 614 625 794
Rank change year-on-year +11 +169 +35
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 266 222 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.23% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.51% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 122 50
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.22% -8.16%
10th Percentile £425 £425 £450
90th Percentile £663 £750 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £563
% change year-on-year - -2.22% +12.50%
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 42,513 43,208 45,552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.85% 45.01% 42.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,815 26,535 27,057
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £238 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,421 1,627 1,820
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.30 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.12 £46.53 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% +6.06%

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 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hortonworks in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 13 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 21 February 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 +25 260 £550 - 23
London -34 153 £550 - 13
UK excluding London +47 108 £550 - 10
South East +45 85 £575 +4.55% 5
North of England +31 13 £475 - 2
North East - 9 £475 -
South West +7 5 £325 -42.48% 2
Yorkshire -7 3 £475 - 1
East of England -10 3 £488 -22.00% 1
North West +13 2 £450 +5.88% 1
Scotland -21 1 £425 +41.67%
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
Midlands - 1 £550 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 221 (83.08%) Hadoop
2 192 (72.18%) Big Data
3 170 (63.91%) Apache Spark
4 121 (45.49%) Cloudera
4 121 (45.49%) Apache Hive
4 121 (45.49%) Java
5 117 (43.98%) Kafka
6 110 (41.35%) Linux
7 107 (40.23%) HDFS
8 100 (37.59%) HBase
9 90 (33.83%) Scala
10 86 (32.33%) Apache Flume
10 86 (32.33%) Analytics
11 83 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
12 73 (27.44%) Hadoop YARN
13 70 (26.32%) Python
14 67 (25.19%) SQL
15 62 (23.31%) Finance
15 62 (23.31%) Sqoop
16 60 (22.56%) Kerberos
17 52 (19.55%) Oozie
18 50 (18.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 49 (18.42%) MapR
19 49 (18.42%) Data Lake
20 46 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
21 45 (16.92%) Data Warehouse
21 45 (16.92%) PostgreSQL
22 43 (16.17%) ETL
23 42 (15.79%) Web Services
24 41 (15.41%) Apache Cassandra

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
1 170 (63.91%) Apache Spark
2 36 (13.53%) Apache Pig
3 31 (11.65%) Apache Solr
4 25 (9.40%) Apache
5 19 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (4.89%) Confluence
7 11 (4.14%) SAS
8 8 (3.01%) nginx
9 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.38%) JBoss
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.89%) Google Tag Manager
3 20 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (3.01%) GitHub
6 5 (1.88%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (1.50%) Azure Machine Learning
7 4 (1.50%) Serverless
8 3 (1.13%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.13%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.75%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.38%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.38%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.38%) IaaS
10 1 (0.38%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 60 (22.56%) Kerberos
2 20 (7.52%) SSL
3 15 (5.64%) Network Security
4 3 (1.13%) HTTP
5 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (83.08%) Hadoop
2 192 (72.18%) Big Data
3 121 (45.49%) Apache Hive
4 100 (37.59%) HBase
5 62 (23.31%) Sqoop
6 49 (18.42%) Data Lake
7 45 (16.92%) Data Warehouse
7 45 (16.92%) PostgreSQL
8 41 (15.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 39 (14.66%) NoSQL
10 37 (13.91%) SQL Server
11 33 (12.41%) Impala
12 24 (9.02%) Relational Database
13 19 (7.14%) MongoDB
14 14 (5.26%) SAP BW
14 14 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
15 10 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (3.38%) RDBMS
17 7 (2.63%) QlikView
18 6 (2.26%) Presto
Development Applications
1 33 (12.41%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.90%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.89%) JIRA
4 8 (3.01%) Artifactory
4 8 (3.01%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.63%) GitLab
5 7 (2.63%) JUnit
6 6 (2.26%) Gradle
6 6 (2.26%) Maven
7 4 (1.50%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.75%) ERwin
8 2 (0.75%) ProC
9 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.38%) Hudson
9 1 (0.38%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (23.31%) Finance
2 29 (10.90%) Banking
3 13 (4.89%) Retail
4 5 (1.88%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.50%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.75%) Marketing
6 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (24.81%) Developer
2 58 (21.80%) Data Engineer
3 35 (13.16%) Consultant
4 31 (11.65%) Java Developer
5 29 (10.90%) Big Data Engineer
6 25 (9.40%) Big Data Developer
7 24 (9.02%) Architect
8 22 (8.27%) Apache Spark Developer
9 18 (6.77%) Administrator
10 17 (6.39%) Hadoop Developer
10 17 (6.39%) Hadoop Engineer
11 15 (5.64%) Hadoop Consultant
12 14 (5.26%) Data Architect
12 14 (5.26%) Hadoop Administrator
13 13 (4.89%) Big Data Consultant
13 13 (4.89%) Data Consultant
13 13 (4.89%) Data Scientist
14 11 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
15 9 (3.38%) Big Data Architect
15 9 (3.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (43.98%) Kafka
2 42 (15.79%) Web Services
3 40 (15.04%) RESTful
4 24 (9.02%) SOAP
5 23 (8.65%) Spark Streaming
6 21 (7.89%) Spring
7 20 (7.52%) Spring Boot
8 17 (6.39%) Elastic Stack
9 16 (6.02%) RabbitMQ
9 16 (6.02%) XML
10 15 (5.64%) Spring Integration
11 11 (4.14%) TensorFlow
12 8 (3.01%) Apache Tez
12 8 (3.01%) JSON
12 8 (3.01%) MLlib
13 7 (2.63%) J2EE
13 7 (2.63%) Keras
13 7 (2.63%) REST
13 7 (2.63%) scikit-learn
14 6 (2.26%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.41%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.76%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.13%) Fintech
6 3 (1.13%) Replication
6 3 (1.13%) Wiki
7 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.75%) iPad
7 2 (0.75%) MPEG
8 1 (0.38%) Clustering
8 1 (0.38%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.38%) Equities
8 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.38%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 110 (41.35%) Linux
2 28 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (10.15%) CentOS
4 24 (9.02%) Unix
5 8 (3.01%) CoreOS
6 7 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.50%) Windows
8 3 (1.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.33%) Analytics
2 83 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (16.17%) ETL
5 40 (15.04%) Data Engineering
5 40 (15.04%) MapReduce
6 31 (11.65%) Mentoring
7 30 (11.28%) Data Modelling
8 29 (10.90%) DevOps
9 26 (9.77%) Data Strategy
9 26 (9.77%) Visualisation
10 24 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (9.02%) Coaching
10 24 (9.02%) Machine Learning
11 23 (8.65%) Data Science
12 21 (7.89%) Data Ingestion
12 21 (7.89%) Microservices
12 21 (7.89%) Tag Management
12 21 (7.89%) Web Analytics
13 19 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 121 (45.49%) Java
2 90 (33.83%) Scala
3 70 (26.32%) Python
4 67 (25.19%) SQL
5 38 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 18 (6.77%) Shell Script
7 14 (5.26%) R
8 5 (1.88%) C#
8 5 (1.88%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.50%) Gremlin
9 4 (1.50%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.50%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.50%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.50%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.13%) C++
11 2 (0.75%) Perl
11 2 (0.75%) XPath
12 1 (0.38%) C
12 1 (0.38%) Groovy
12 1 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (13.91%) Security Cleared
2 34 (12.78%) SC Cleared
3 22 (8.27%) Degree
4 8 (3.01%) PhD
5 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.89%) QA
2 6 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.75%) GCP
3 2 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 107 (40.23%) HDFS
2 86 (32.33%) Apache Flume
3 50 (18.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 37 (13.91%) Docker
5 16 (6.02%) Active Directory
6 11 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (3.01%) vCloud
8 2 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.38%) etcd
9 1 (0.38%) flannel
9 1 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 73 (27.44%) Hadoop YARN
2 52 (19.55%) Oozie
3 29 (10.90%) Ansible
4 25 (9.40%) Puppet
5 24 (9.02%) Ambari
5 24 (9.02%) Kubernetes
6 19 (7.14%) Terraform
7 16 (6.02%) Kibana
8 14 (5.26%) Apache Slider
9 9 (3.38%) logstash
10 8 (3.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 8 (3.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 8 (3.01%) Prometheus
11 7 (2.63%) HAProxy
11 7 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.75%) Sysdig
13 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Satellite
13 1 (0.38%) rkt
Vendors
1 121 (45.49%) Cloudera
2 49 (18.42%) MapR
3 31 (11.65%) Google
4 25 (9.40%) Oracle
4 25 (9.40%) SAP
5 24 (9.02%) Tableau
5 24 (9.02%) Talend
6 21 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (7.89%) Tealium
7 15 (5.64%) Informatica
8 14 (5.26%) Microsoft
9 11 (4.14%) VMware
10 9 (3.38%) Teradata
11 7 (2.63%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.13%) Cognos
12 3 (1.13%) Sybase
12 3 (1.13%) Vertica
13 2 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.75%) Netezza
13 2 (0.75%) WorldPay