The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 15 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.49% 3.45% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.43% 15.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£850 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £488 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14 38 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.28% 21.84% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 52
Average daily rate £650 £538 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £825 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hadoop across the Canary Wharf region.

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Hadoop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hadoop.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (50.00%) AMQP
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Physics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Hazelcast
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Hadoop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hadoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) AMQP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Impala
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Akka
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Quantitative Investing
4 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Basel III
1 1 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (25.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cloudera