Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 645 727 801
Rank change year-on-year +82 +74 +76
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 260 124 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 72 68
UK median daily rate £550 £519 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.02% -5.68% -
10th Percentile £425 £341 £374
90th Percentile £693 £700 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £488 £550
% change year-on-year +7.69% -11.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £75.00 - -
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 43,577 41,773 49,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.83% 43.85% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,039 25,513 30,128
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £246
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,611 1,425 1,630
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.12 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.36 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.89% -6.54% +2.94%

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 20 July 2018.

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 6 months to 20 July 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 +96 251 £558 +7.47% 28
London +4 169 £575 +9.52% 19
UK excluding London +46 89 £525 +7.69% 12
South East +14 40 £563 +25.00% 2
North of England 0 22 £475 - 2
Yorkshire -10 14 £500 +5.26%
South West +18 13 £525 -7.08% 2
Scotland - 7 £525 - 3
North West - 6 £513 - 2
East of England +6 4 £469 -3.85% 2
Midlands -9 3 £400 -27.27% 1
East Midlands +4 2 £400 -27.27%
North East - 2 £475 -
Wales - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £550 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 200 (76.92%) Hadoop
2 170 (65.38%) Big Data
3 167 (64.23%) Kafka
4 124 (47.69%) Apache Spark
5 114 (43.85%) Linux
6 112 (43.08%) Java
6 112 (43.08%) HBase
7 108 (41.54%) Python
8 101 (38.85%) Apache Hive
8 101 (38.85%) Cloudera
9 98 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
10 86 (33.08%) Finance
11 84 (32.31%) Git (software)
12 70 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
13 69 (26.54%) Jenkins
13 69 (26.54%) Amazon AWS
13 69 (26.54%) Bash Shell
14 67 (25.77%) DevOps
15 66 (25.38%) Scala
16 65 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 63 (24.23%) Apache Cassandra
17 63 (24.23%) HDFS
18 58 (22.31%) SQL
19 57 (21.92%) Docker
20 56 (21.54%) Apache Flume
20 56 (21.54%) Security Cleared
21 55 (21.15%) Ansible
22 53 (20.38%) Analytics
22 53 (20.38%) NoSQL
22 53 (20.38%) ETL

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
1 124 (47.69%) Apache Spark
2 49 (18.85%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (14.62%) Apache Solr
4 36 (13.85%) Apache
5 23 (8.85%) Apache Pig
6 15 (5.77%) Confluence
6 15 (5.77%) SAS
7 13 (5.00%) nginx
8 7 (2.69%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.54%) JBoss
10 3 (1.15%) Jetty
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.38%) FileNet
11 1 (0.38%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 69 (26.54%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (12.69%) GitHub
3 23 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (4.23%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (2.31%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (1.92%) Google Tag Manager
8 4 (1.54%) PaaS
9 3 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.15%) Serverless
10 2 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.38%) IaaS
11 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (19.23%) Kerberos
2 22 (8.46%) SSL
3 16 (6.15%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (3.08%) VPN
5 5 (1.92%) SSH
6 3 (1.15%) HTTP
7 2 (0.77%) Firewall
7 2 (0.77%) Network Security
7 2 (0.77%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (76.92%) Hadoop
2 170 (65.38%) Big Data
3 112 (43.08%) HBase
4 101 (38.85%) Apache Hive
5 63 (24.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 53 (20.38%) NoSQL
7 40 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 37 (14.23%) MongoDB
9 36 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (13.08%) Impala
11 33 (12.69%) Data Lake
12 29 (11.15%) PostgreSQL
13 27 (10.38%) Sqoop
14 22 (8.46%) SQL Server
15 10 (3.85%) Data Mining
16 8 (3.08%) MySQL
17 7 (2.69%) Parquet
17 7 (2.69%) RDBMS
18 6 (2.31%) Amazon Redshift
18 6 (2.31%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 84 (32.31%) Git (software)
2 69 (26.54%) Jenkins
3 34 (13.08%) Artifactory
4 29 (11.15%) GitLab
5 17 (6.54%) JIRA
6 13 (5.00%) Maven
7 9 (3.46%) FishEye
8 8 (3.08%) JUnit
9 7 (2.69%) IntelliJ
10 6 (2.31%) Bitbucket
10 6 (2.31%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.31%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.31%) Gradle
11 5 (1.92%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.54%) Ant
12 4 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.54%) Hudson
13 3 (1.15%) Mercurial
13 3 (1.15%) Poseidon for UML
13 3 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 86 (33.08%) Finance
2 21 (8.08%) Banking
3 10 (3.85%) Games
4 5 (1.92%) Marketing
4 5 (1.92%) Retail
4 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.77%) Electronics
6 2 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (26.15%) Developer
2 47 (18.08%) Data Engineer
3 44 (16.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (13.08%) Big Data Developer
5 29 (11.15%) Big Data Engineer
6 27 (10.38%) Architect
6 27 (10.38%) Java Developer
7 25 (9.62%) Hadoop Developer
8 20 (7.69%) Administrator
8 20 (7.69%) Consultant
8 20 (7.69%) Data Scientist
9 19 (7.31%) Hadoop Engineer
10 18 (6.92%) Data Architect
10 18 (6.92%) Senior DevOps
10 18 (6.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 17 (6.54%) Apache Spark Developer
12 16 (6.15%) Hadoop Administrator
13 15 (5.77%) Big Data Architect
14 10 (3.85%) Hadoop Consultant
14 10 (3.85%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (64.23%) Kafka
2 28 (10.77%) RabbitMQ
3 27 (10.38%) Spark Streaming
3 27 (10.38%) Web Services
4 26 (10.00%) Spring
5 23 (8.85%) XML
6 21 (8.08%) RESTful
7 20 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
8 19 (7.31%) SOAP
9 18 (6.92%) Natural Language Processing
9 18 (6.92%) REST
10 17 (6.54%) Spring Boot
11 16 (6.15%) JSON
12 13 (5.00%) Spring Integration
13 10 (3.85%) HTML
13 10 (3.85%) HTML5
13 10 (3.85%) JMS
13 10 (3.85%) TensorFlow
14 9 (3.46%) Play Framework
14 9 (3.46%) React
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (8.46%) Algorithms
4 13 (5.00%) Fintech
5 8 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.31%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.54%) Replication
7 4 (1.54%) User Experience
7 4 (1.54%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.15%) Derivative
8 3 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.77%) Robotics
9 2 (0.77%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 114 (43.85%) Linux
2 35 (13.46%) Unix
3 34 (13.08%) CentOS
4 28 (10.77%) CoreOS
4 28 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.46%) Windows
6 7 (2.69%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.92%) Debian
8 3 (1.15%) Android
8 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.15%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.38%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
3 67 (25.77%) DevOps
4 53 (20.38%) Analytics
4 53 (20.38%) ETL
5 40 (15.38%) Data Science
6 36 (13.85%) Machine Learning
7 35 (13.46%) Configuration Management
8 33 (12.69%) Data Modelling
8 33 (12.69%) MapReduce
9 31 (11.92%) Microservices
9 31 (11.92%) Visualisation
10 28 (10.77%) Security Hardening
11 24 (9.23%) Data Engineering
11 24 (9.23%) Scrum
12 23 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (8.85%) Data Ingestion
12 23 (8.85%) Open Source
13 20 (7.69%) Statistics
13 20 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 112 (43.08%) Java
2 108 (41.54%) Python
3 69 (26.54%) Bash Shell
4 66 (25.38%) Scala
5 58 (22.31%) SQL
6 34 (13.08%) R
7 19 (7.31%) Perl
7 19 (7.31%) Shell Script
8 15 (5.77%) JavaScript
9 13 (5.00%) Java 8
10 12 (4.62%) MATLAB
11 8 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.08%) Ruby
12 6 (2.31%) Groovy
13 5 (1.92%) Go
14 4 (1.54%) C#
14 4 (1.54%) Clojure
15 3 (1.15%) C++
15 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (21.54%) Security Cleared
2 50 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.31%) PhD
4 14 (5.38%) Degree
5 12 (4.62%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.92%) CISM
6 5 (1.92%) CISSP
7 1 (0.38%) CBAP
7 1 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) IIBA
7 1 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 20 (7.69%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) FINRA
2 5 (1.92%) GDPR
3 3 (1.15%) GCP
3 3 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 63 (24.23%) HDFS
3 57 (21.92%) Docker
4 56 (21.54%) Apache Flume
5 14 (5.38%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 55 (21.15%) Ansible
2 52 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 42 (16.15%) Kubernetes
4 39 (15.00%) Puppet
5 30 (11.54%) Oozie
6 21 (8.08%) Kibana
6 21 (8.08%) Terraform
7 19 (7.31%) Ambari
8 16 (6.15%) logstash
9 14 (5.38%) Prometheus
10 13 (5.00%) HAProxy
11 12 (4.62%) Apache Slider
11 12 (4.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 12 (4.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 9 (3.46%) Sysdig
13 3 (1.15%) Salt
14 2 (0.77%) FreeIPA
14 2 (0.77%) Grafana
14 2 (0.77%) SELinux
15 1 (0.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 101 (38.85%) Cloudera
2 39 (15.00%) MapR
3 23 (8.85%) Oracle
4 16 (6.15%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.38%) Google
6 11 (4.23%) Red Hat
6 11 (4.23%) Splunk
7 10 (3.85%) Teradata
8 9 (3.46%) Sybase
9 8 (3.08%) Tableau
10 7 (2.69%) Atlassian
10 7 (2.69%) Talend
11 6 (2.31%) IBM
11 6 (2.31%) Informatica
12 5 (1.92%) McAfee
12 5 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.92%) SAP
12 5 (1.92%) Symantec
12 5 (1.92%) Tealium
12 5 (1.92%) Varonis