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 27 June 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.

Sqoop
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 636 631
Rank change year-on-year +83 -5  
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 57 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.033% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% 0.15% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 9
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £394 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £500 £765
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
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 10550 11771 13011
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.39% 21.80% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6895 7962 8488
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 202 180
Median hourly rate £31.25 £32.15 £27.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.79% +16.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

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 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sqoop in the UK

Sqoop
Top 23 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 27 June 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 +62 57 £450 -10.00% 15
London +28 31 £550 +10.00% 5
South East +25 16 £400 +3.22%
East of England - 9 £450 - 1
Hampshire - 8 £250 -
Buckinghamshire -14 5 £400 -
City of London - 5 £713 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £400 -
Hook - 5 £250 -
Norwich - 5 £450 - 1
Norfolk - 5 £450 - 1
Essex - 3 £550 -
Southampton - 3 £400 -
Surrey - 2 £475 -
Heathrow - 1 £425 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Cobham - 1 £350 -
Woking - 1 £600 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £450 -
Cambridge - 1 £425 -
Reading - 1 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 111 (99.11%) Hadoop
2 102 (91.07%) Apache Hive
3 91 (81.25%) Big Data
4 90 (80.36%) Apache Spark
5 77 (68.75%) HBase
6 67 (59.82%) Apache Flume
7 66 (58.93%) MapReduce
8 60 (53.57%) Java
9 57 (50.89%) Apache Pig
10 51 (45.54%) HDFS
11 47 (41.96%) Python
12 43 (38.39%) Oozie
13 42 (37.50%) Scala
14 41 (36.61%) Hadoop YARN
15 40 (35.71%) NoSQL
16 37 (33.04%) MongoDB
16 37 (33.04%) Analytics
16 37 (33.04%) Finance
17 36 (32.14%) Apache Cassandra
18 35 (31.25%) Cloudera
18 35 (31.25%) Impala
19 33 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
19 33 (29.46%) ETL
20 32 (28.57%) Linux
21 28 (25.00%) SQL
22 27 (24.11%) Kafka
23 26 (23.21%) SQL Server
23 26 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
24 22 (19.64%) Shell Script
24 22 (19.64%) Continuous Integration

Sqoop
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 90 (80.36%) Apache Spark
2 57 (50.89%) Apache Pig
3 16 (14.29%) Apache
4 11 (9.82%) Apache Solr
5 10 (8.93%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (4.46%) SAS
6 5 (4.46%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.57%) JBoss
7 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.68%) Mule
9 2 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.79%) CMS
10 1 (0.89%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) SPSS
2 2 (1.79%) Weka
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.93%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (6.25%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.89%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.89%) BIME
8 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.25%) Kerberos
2 5 (4.46%) Network Security
3 2 (1.79%) SNA
3 2 (1.79%) SSL
4 1 (0.89%) HTTP
4 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (99.11%) Hadoop
2 102 (91.07%) Apache Hive
3 91 (81.25%) Big Data
4 77 (68.75%) HBase
5 40 (35.71%) NoSQL
6 37 (33.04%) MongoDB
7 36 (32.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 35 (31.25%) Impala
9 26 (23.21%) SQL Server
10 16 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (10.71%) Relational Database
12 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (6.25%) Apache Zeppelin
14 6 (5.36%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (5.36%) IBM BigInsights
14 6 (5.36%) MySQL
15 5 (4.46%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (4.46%) Data Lake
15 5 (4.46%) QlikView
15 5 (4.46%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.46%) Hudson
3 5 (4.46%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.68%) JUnit
4 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.79%) git-flow
5 2 (1.79%) JIRA
5 2 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (0.89%) Mockito
6 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (33.04%) Finance
2 18 (16.07%) Banking
3 6 (5.36%) Retail
4 4 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.68%) Marketing
6 2 (1.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.89%) Front Office
7 1 (0.89%) Games
7 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (40.18%) Developer
2 23 (20.54%) Data Engineer
3 22 (19.64%) Big Data Developer
4 18 (16.07%) Architect
4 18 (16.07%) Big Data Engineer
5 16 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
6 13 (11.61%) Java Developer
7 12 (10.71%) Administrator
7 12 (10.71%) Hadoop Engineer
8 11 (9.82%) Data Architect
9 10 (8.93%) Big Data Architect
9 10 (8.93%) Hadoop Administrator
10 5 (4.46%) Agile Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Cloud Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Scala Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.57%) Applications Architect
11 4 (3.57%) Data Scientist
11 4 (3.57%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.11%) Kafka
2 17 (15.18%) Spark Streaming
3 12 (10.71%) Web Services
4 7 (6.25%) PySpark
4 7 (6.25%) REST
5 5 (4.46%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (4.46%) HTML
5 5 (4.46%) JSON
5 5 (4.46%) scikit-learn
5 5 (4.46%) Spring
6 4 (3.57%) Ajax
6 4 (3.57%) CSS
6 4 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.57%) JMS
6 4 (3.57%) jQuery
6 4 (3.57%) JSP
6 4 (3.57%) Servlets
6 4 (3.57%) SOAP
6 4 (3.57%) Spring MVC
6 4 (3.57%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.57%) Replication
5 3 (2.68%) Grid Computing
5 3 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.68%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.79%) Fintech
6 2 (1.79%) Social Media
6 2 (1.79%) Social Network
7 1 (0.89%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.57%) Linux
2 19 (16.96%) Unix
3 6 (5.36%) Windows
4 5 (4.46%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.89%) Android
6 1 (0.89%) CentOS
6 1 (0.89%) Debian
6 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (58.93%) MapReduce
2 37 (33.04%) Analytics
3 33 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (29.46%) ETL
4 22 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (16.07%) Machine Learning
7 14 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 14 (12.50%) Scrum
8 13 (11.61%) SDLC
9 12 (10.71%) Open Source
9 12 (10.71%) TDD
10 11 (9.82%) Data Analytics
11 10 (8.93%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.04%) Data Ingestion
13 8 (7.14%) Configuration Management
13 8 (7.14%) Workflow
14 7 (6.25%) BDD
14 7 (6.25%) Data Modelling
14 7 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) Java
2 47 (41.96%) Python
3 42 (37.50%) Scala
4 28 (25.00%) SQL
5 22 (19.64%) Shell Script
6 13 (11.61%) Bash Shell
7 12 (10.71%) Perl
8 10 (8.93%) R
9 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.36%) HiveQL
11 5 (4.46%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.57%) C#
12 4 (3.57%) Korn
13 3 (2.68%) CQL
13 3 (2.68%) PHP
13 3 (2.68%) VB
14 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.89%) C
15 1 (0.89%) COBOL
15 1 (0.89%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 4 (3.57%) CISA
1 4 (3.57%) CISM
1 4 (3.57%) CISSP
1 4 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) SLA
2 4 (3.57%) FedRAMP
2 4 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 67 (59.82%) Apache Flume
2 51 (45.54%) HDFS
3 10 (8.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (38.39%) Oozie
2 41 (36.61%) Hadoop YARN
3 11 (9.82%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.93%) Ambari
5 9 (8.04%) Puppet
6 7 (6.25%) Ansible
7 6 (5.36%) Kibana
8 4 (3.57%) logstash
9 2 (1.79%) Control-M
10 1 (0.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (31.25%) Cloudera
2 18 (16.07%) Hortonworks
2 18 (16.07%) Oracle
3 9 (8.04%) IBM
4 8 (7.14%) Informatica
5 7 (6.25%) Ab Initio
6 6 (5.36%) Cognos
6 6 (5.36%) Tableau
7 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.46%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (4.46%) SAP
7 5 (4.46%) Talend
8 4 (3.57%) Sybase
8 4 (3.57%) Vertica
9 3 (2.68%) MapR
9 3 (2.68%) Palantir
9 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.79%) Adobe
10 2 (1.79%) Netezza
10 2 (1.79%) Teradata
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