The first table below looks at the demand for Mahout skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mahout over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Mahout
Rank 208 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing Mahout 2 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% 0.16% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Average daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1437 1419 1514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.27% 22.77% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1103 1067
Average daily rate £435 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £52.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Mahout
London

Mahout
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Mahout Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mahout
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mahout across the City of London region.

Mahout Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mahout 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 Mahout.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL

Mahout
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mahout 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 Mahout. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Talend
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica