Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Palantir products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Palantir over the 6 months to 17 November 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 Palantir Technologies.

Palantir
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 888 891
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 -11
Contract jobs citing Palantir 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.014% 0.012% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Palantir 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 43891 48012 49887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.69% 45.31% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27261 29317 29425
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1471 1723 2124
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.14 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.25 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.69% +6.03%

Palantir
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Palantir as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Palantir in the UK

Palantir
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Palantir.

Contractor daily rate trend for Palantir in the UK

Palantir
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Palantir within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +18 6 - - 1
London -4 6 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Palantir 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 Palantir.

1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Flume
2 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (83.33%) Sqoop
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Impala
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Scala
4 3 (50.00%) SQLite
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Pig
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (50.00%) scikit-learn
4 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (50.00%) HBase
4 3 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (50.00%) Oozie
4 3 (50.00%) PySpark
4 3 (50.00%) HDFS
5 2 (33.33%) SaltStack
5 2 (33.33%) Cloudera CDH
5 2 (33.33%) Microservices
5 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (33.33%) Parallel Processing
5 2 (33.33%) CouchDB

Palantir
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 3 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) SNA
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) Impala
2 5 (83.33%) Sqoop
3 3 (50.00%) HBase
3 3 (50.00%) SQLite
4 2 (33.33%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (33.33%) CouchDB
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Spark SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
5 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Scala Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) PySpark
1 3 (50.00%) scikit-learn
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) GraphX
2 2 (33.33%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Social Network
3 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (33.33%) Microservices
1 2 (33.33%) Parallel Processing
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) COBOL
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Flume
2 3 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (50.00%) Oozie
2 2 (33.33%) Control-M
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SaltStack