The first table below looks at the demand for Sqoop 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 Sqoop over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sqoop
Rank 197 212 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.028% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
1310 1610 1603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.57% 22.72% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 1179 1190
Average daily rate £450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £51.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £12.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.61 £52.50 £50.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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Sqoop
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sqoop Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sqoop
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 Sqoop across the City of London region.

Sqoop Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sqoop
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sqoop across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Sqoop 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 Sqoop.

1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) HBase
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Avro
4 3 (37.50%) HDFS
5 2 (25.00%) Cloudera
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (12.50%) SPSS
6 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) Cognos
6 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Sqoop 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 Sqoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) HBase
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
6 1 (12.50%) Mahout
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) Impala
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Avro
2 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Informatics
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) HDFS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk