Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 686 870 900
Rank change year-on-year +184 +30 -64
Contract jobs citing Palantir 12 3 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.007% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -

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 26,329 41,063 42,282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.76% 42.61% 41.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,786 25,555 26,336
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £213 £263 £241
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,221 1,423 1,424
Median hourly rate £19.46 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.88 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.25 £48.95 £47.50
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.03%

Palantir
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Palantir in the UK

Palantir
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Palantir.

Daily rate trend for Palantir in the UK

Palantir
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Palantir over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Palantir in the UK

Palantir
Top 4 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 3 April 2020. 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 +183 12 £488 -7.14%
London +156 10 £488 -7.14%
UK excluding London +133 3 - -
South East - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Palantir 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 Palantir.

1 9 (75.00%) AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Big Data
3 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
3 7 (58.33%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
4 6 (50.00%) PySpark
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
5 5 (41.67%) Azure
6 4 (33.33%) ETL
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
8 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA
8 2 (16.67%) Foundry
8 2 (16.67%) REST
8 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (16.67%) SAP
8 2 (16.67%) ADO
8 2 (16.67%) SOAP
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) Apache
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) Luigi
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Azure
3 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (16.67%) Power Platform
3 2 (16.67%) Yammer
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (8.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Big Data
2 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 2 (16.67%) Power BI
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 1 (8.33%) Azkaban
4 1 (8.33%) HBase
4 1 (8.33%) HDInsight
4 1 (8.33%) Impala
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Governance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Governance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) PySpark
2 2 (16.67%) ADO
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Kafka
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
1 6 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) API Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Data Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Data Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 1 (8.33%) Insurtech
6 1 (8.33%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Go
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
1 1 (8.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (8.33%) Oozie
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Foundry
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sage
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Talend