The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Cassandra skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Cassandra over the 3 months to 24 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 East of England 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Cassandra
Rank 134 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apache Cassandra 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% - 0.097%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £450 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
743 452 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.10% 20.36% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 264 368
Average daily rate £375 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 34
Average hourly rate £35.20 £28.63 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.96% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Apache Cassandra
England

Apache Cassandra
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Cassandra across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Apache Cassandra Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Apache Cassandra
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Cassandra across the East of England region.

Apache Cassandra Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Apache Cassandra
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Apache Cassandra 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 Apache Cassandra.

1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) RavenDB
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) RHCE
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (20.00%) Percona
4 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) CloudStack
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef

Apache Cassandra
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Apache Cassandra 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 Apache Cassandra. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) RavenDB
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) collectd
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Foundry
1 1 (20.00%) Akamai
1 1 (20.00%) Percona
1 1 (20.00%) Rackspace