The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Vertica products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Vertica over the 3 months to 22 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within HP Vertica.

Vertica
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 599 629
Rank change year-on-year -7 +30  
Contract jobs citing Vertica 9 46 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.085% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.19% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 39 13
Median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £373 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £520 £715
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £625
% change year-on-year +9.09% -34.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Vertica 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 20543 24211 25040
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.83% 44.90% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12469 14933 14677
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £569 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 717 824 1120
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.39 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +7.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Vertica
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Vertica in the UK

Vertica
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vertica in the UK

Vertica
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vertica within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +10 9 £425 +3.03% 4
London +1 4 £417 +4.25% 2
Cheshire +1 3 £450 +9.09%
North West -1 3 £450 +9.09%
South East - 2 £475 - 2
Berkshire - 2 £475 -
City of London -1 1 £417 -4.68% 2
Chester -3 1 £450 +9.09%
Reading - 1 £475 -
Newbury - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Vertica 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 Vertica.

1 19 (63.33%) Big Data
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 17 (56.67%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (50.00%) Java
5 14 (46.67%) ETL
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle
7 11 (36.67%) MySQL
8 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (33.33%) Analytics
8 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (30.00%) Hadoop
10 8 (26.67%) Tableau
10 8 (26.67%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (26.67%) Netezza
10 8 (26.67%) Finance
10 8 (26.67%) Teradata
10 8 (26.67%) Apache Spark
10 8 (26.67%) Talend
11 7 (23.33%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (23.33%) Python
12 6 (20.00%) Pentaho
12 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
12 6 (20.00%) SAP
12 6 (20.00%) HP
13 5 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (16.67%) Cognos
13 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra

Vertica
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 8 (26.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (6.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) GitHub
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) Big Data
2 17 (56.67%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (36.67%) MySQL
4 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 9 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (20.00%) Pentaho
7 5 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (16.67%) Apache Hive
7 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
8 4 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (13.33%) DataStage
8 4 (13.33%) DB2
8 4 (13.33%) HBase
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (13.33%) SAP HANA
8 4 (13.33%) Spotfire
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (13.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) ETL Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Cognos BI Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Cognos Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Pentaho Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Hadoop Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Migration Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Netezza Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) J2EE
1 3 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.33%) Kafka
2 1 (3.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Equities
4 1 (3.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ETL
2 10 (33.33%) Analytics
2 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (23.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.67%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) Data Ingestion
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.67%) MapReduce
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) R
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) IIBA
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Oozie
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Netezza
2 8 (26.67%) Tableau
2 8 (26.67%) Talend
2 8 (26.67%) Teradata
3 6 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) SAP
4 5 (16.67%) Cognos
4 5 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (13.33%) Greenplum
6 3 (10.00%) IBM
6 3 (10.00%) Informatica
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.67%) Ab Initio
7 2 (6.67%) Apttus
7 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (6.67%) Siebel
7 2 (6.67%) Trillium
7 2 (6.67%) Zuora
8 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks