The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Sqoop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sqoop over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sqoop
UK
Rank 555 618 587
Rank change year-on-year +63 -31  
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 54 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.043% 0.068%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.20% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 23
Median daily rate £550 £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -7.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £420 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £506 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +5.55% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sqoop is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10183 11784 11924
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.77% 22.14% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6896 7899 7632
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 189 156
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.15% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £14.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Sqoop
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Sqoop as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Sqoop in the UK

Sqoop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sqoop in the UK

Sqoop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sqoop over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sqoop in the UK

Sqoop
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sqoop within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +69 53 £550 +22.22% 10
London +50 36 £575 +21.30% 7
South East +39 15 £463 +32.14%
Reading - 8 £475 -
Berkshire - 8 £475 -
City of London +7 7 £575 +15.57% 3
Buckinghamshire - 7 £394 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £394 -
Gloucestershire +6 1 - -
South West +3 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £538 -
Heathrow - 1 £425 -
Northampton - 1 £538 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £538 -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sqoop 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 Sqoop.

1 127 (98.45%) Hadoop
2 117 (90.70%) Apache Hive
3 113 (87.60%) Big Data
4 104 (80.62%) Apache Spark
5 83 (64.34%) HBase
6 78 (60.47%) Java
7 64 (49.61%) MapReduce
8 63 (48.84%) HDFS
9 62 (48.06%) Oozie
10 61 (47.29%) Python
11 59 (45.74%) Apache Flume
11 59 (45.74%) Apache Pig
12 57 (44.19%) Scala
13 50 (38.76%) NoSQL
14 43 (33.33%) Kafka
15 37 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (28.68%) Analytics
16 36 (27.91%) ETL
17 33 (25.58%) Finance
17 33 (25.58%) Hortonworks
17 33 (25.58%) Apache Cassandra
18 31 (24.03%) MongoDB
18 31 (24.03%) R
19 30 (23.26%) Impala
20 29 (22.48%) Cloudera
21 28 (21.71%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (21.71%) Hadoop YARN
22 27 (20.93%) SQL
23 25 (19.38%) Git (software)
24 24 (18.60%) SQL Server

Sqoop
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
1 104 (80.62%) Apache Spark
2 59 (45.74%) Apache Pig
3 22 (17.05%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (14.73%) Apache
5 10 (7.75%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.10%) SAS
7 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.55%) JBoss
8 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.78%) CMS
9 1 (0.78%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.78%) Mule
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.10%) SPSS
2 2 (1.55%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (7.75%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (3.88%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.55%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) IaaS
8 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.55%) LAN
2 2 (1.55%) Network Security
2 2 (1.55%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) LDAP
3 1 (0.78%) SSL
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (98.45%) Hadoop
2 117 (90.70%) Apache Hive
3 113 (87.60%) Big Data
4 83 (64.34%) HBase
5 50 (38.76%) NoSQL
6 33 (25.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (24.03%) MongoDB
8 30 (23.26%) Impala
9 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
10 22 (17.05%) Relational Database
11 18 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (10.85%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (10.08%) DB2
14 10 (7.75%) QlikView
15 9 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (6.20%) Data Lake
16 8 (6.20%) SAP HANA
17 7 (5.43%) Apache Zeppelin
18 6 (4.65%) Amazon Redshift
18 6 (4.65%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 25 (19.38%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.95%) JIRA
3 10 (7.75%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.20%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (3.88%) JUnit
6 4 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.10%) FishEye
7 3 (2.33%) Hudson
7 3 (2.33%) Selenium
7 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.55%) Apache Continuum
8 2 (1.55%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.55%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.55%) FindBugs
8 2 (1.55%) JMeter
8 2 (1.55%) Maven
8 2 (1.55%) Robot Framework
8 2 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.55%) Subversion
8 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (25.58%) Finance
2 19 (14.73%) Banking
3 5 (3.88%) Retail
4 3 (2.33%) Front Office
4 3 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.33%) Marketing
5 2 (1.55%) Electronics
5 2 (1.55%) Games
5 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (27.91%) Developer
2 33 (25.58%) Data Engineer
3 28 (21.71%) Architect
4 27 (20.93%) Big Data Engineer
5 23 (17.83%) Big Data Developer
5 23 (17.83%) Data Architect
6 22 (17.05%) Big Data Architect
7 21 (16.28%) Hadoop Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Administrator
8 13 (10.08%) Hadoop Engineer
9 12 (9.30%) Hadoop Architect
10 11 (8.53%) Hadoop Administrator
11 10 (7.75%) Consultant
11 10 (7.75%) Hadoop Consultant
12 9 (6.98%) Java Developer
13 7 (5.43%) Technical Leader
14 5 (3.88%) Data Administrator
14 5 (3.88%) Platform Engineer
14 5 (3.88%) Scala Developer
15 4 (3.10%) Apache Spark Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.33%) Kafka
2 13 (10.08%) Spark Streaming
3 8 (6.20%) JMS
3 8 (6.20%) JSON
4 6 (4.65%) Apache Avro
4 6 (4.65%) XML
5 4 (3.10%) Apache Tez
5 4 (3.10%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (3.10%) Web Services
6 3 (2.33%) Node.js
7 2 (1.55%) Ajax
7 2 (1.55%) CSS
7 2 (1.55%) CSS3
7 2 (1.55%) D3.js
7 2 (1.55%) HTML
7 2 (1.55%) JAX-WS
7 2 (1.55%) jQuery
7 2 (1.55%) REST
7 2 (1.55%) RESTful
7 2 (1.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.43%) Replication
3 5 (3.88%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.55%) Clustering
5 2 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.55%) Fintech
5 2 (1.55%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.55%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) Blog
6 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.60%) Linux
2 11 (8.53%) Unix
3 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.55%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.61%) MapReduce
2 37 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.68%) Analytics
3 36 (27.91%) ETL
4 28 (21.71%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (12.40%) Configuration Management
7 15 (11.63%) DevOps
7 15 (11.63%) Open Source
8 14 (10.85%) TDD
9 13 (10.08%) Data Modelling
9 13 (10.08%) Machine Learning
10 12 (9.30%) Data Ingestion
10 12 (9.30%) Mentoring
11 10 (7.75%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (7.75%) Unit Testing
12 9 (6.98%) Security Monitoring
12 9 (6.98%) SOA
12 9 (6.98%) Statistics
13 8 (6.20%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.47%) Java
2 61 (47.29%) Python
3 57 (44.19%) Scala
4 31 (24.03%) R
5 27 (20.93%) SQL
6 15 (11.63%) Perl
7 10 (7.75%) Shell Script
8 9 (6.98%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.10%) PHP
10 3 (2.33%) CQL
10 3 (2.33%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.55%) C
11 2 (1.55%) C++
11 2 (1.55%) HiveQL
11 2 (1.55%) Korn
11 2 (1.55%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.78%) C#
12 1 (0.78%) Go
12 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (3.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) CISA
2 2 (1.55%) CISM
2 2 (1.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
3 2 (1.55%) FedRAMP
3 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 63 (48.84%) HDFS
2 59 (45.74%) Apache Flume
3 11 (8.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 62 (48.06%) Oozie
2 28 (21.71%) Hadoop YARN
3 15 (11.63%) Ambari
4 12 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.43%) Ansible
6 6 (4.65%) Puppet
7 4 (3.10%) Kibana
7 4 (3.10%) logstash
8 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (25.58%) Hortonworks
2 29 (22.48%) Cloudera
3 22 (17.05%) Teradata
4 19 (14.73%) Oracle
5 13 (10.08%) MicroStrategy
6 12 (9.30%) Ab Initio
6 12 (9.30%) Tableau
7 10 (7.75%) Cognos
7 10 (7.75%) SAP
8 9 (6.98%) Informatica
9 8 (6.20%) Talend
10 7 (5.43%) Vertica
11 5 (3.88%) Sybase
12 4 (3.10%) Atlassian
12 4 (3.10%) MapR
13 3 (2.33%) Microsoft
14 2 (1.55%) Cisco
14 2 (1.55%) GoldenSource
14 2 (1.55%) IBM
14 2 (1.55%) Netezza
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