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 3 months to 23 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 Palantir Technologies.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Palantir
UK
Rank 595 - 619
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Palantir 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% - 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% - 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 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 19754 23040 23661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.17% 43.62% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12176 13939 13362
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £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 713 798 980
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 £11.00 £10.99 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Palantir
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 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 3 months to 23 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 - 4 £525 -
South East - 2 - -
London - 2 £525 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
City of London - 1 - -

Palantir
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 4 (100.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
3 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (50.00%) Event Correlation
4 1 (25.00%) Power BI
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) Data Security
4 1 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

Palantir
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 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Event Correlation
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) R
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata