The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Mahout
Rank 194 207 227
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Contract jobs citing Mahout 3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.14% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 0.62% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
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£750 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1310 1624 1597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.36% 22.62% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 1229 1162
Average daily rate £425 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £583 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 20
Average hourly rate £44.50 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.40% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mahout across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Mahout Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) MapReduce
2 6 (66.67%) Big Data
3 5 (55.56%) R
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Pig
3 5 (55.56%) Oozie
3 5 (55.56%) HDFS
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Hive
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) RAD
4 4 (44.44%) MCT
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 4 (44.44%) Cloudera
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 2 (22.22%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (55.56%) Apache Pig
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SPSS
1 2 (22.22%) Gephi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 6 (66.67%) Big Data
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Hive
4 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (11.11%) Sqoop
5 1 (11.11%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Trainer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Data Scientist
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (22.22%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Informatics
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MapReduce
2 4 (44.44%) RAD
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
4 2 (22.22%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) R
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCT
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) HDFS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Cloudera
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau