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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Mahout
Rank 196 202 194
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Mahout 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.036% 0.015% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.16% 0.060% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
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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
1249 1659 1417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.52% 24.95% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1242 1097
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £41.53 £20.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +101.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £35.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £164.00 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

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 29 December 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 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (80.00%) Oozie
3 3 (60.00%) HDFS
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) RAD
4 2 (40.00%) MCT
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (40.00%) R
4 2 (40.00%) Impala
4 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (40.00%) Sqoop
4 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Flume
5 1 (20.00%) MarkLogic
5 1 (20.00%) Couchbase
5 1 (20.00%) MapR
5 1 (20.00%) Ambari

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 4 (80.00%) Apache Pig
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Sqoop
2 2 (40.00%) Impala
3 1 (20.00%) HCatalog
3 1 (20.00%) MarkLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (20.00%) HBase
3 1 (20.00%) Riak
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modeller
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Modeller
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SciPy
1 1 (20.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Economics
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MapReduce
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) RAD
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCT
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) HDFS
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Oozie
2 1 (20.00%) Ambari
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (20.00%) MapR
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata
2 1 (20.00%) Netezza
2 1 (20.00%) Hortonworks