The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 86 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.44% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.51% 2.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £700 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £475 £550
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
Hadoop
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
279 271 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.66% 19.94% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 158 88
Average daily rate £375 £380 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hadoop across the Edinburgh region.

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Hadoop 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 Hadoop.

1 6 (60.00%) SAS
2 5 (50.00%) QlikView
3 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Law
4 3 (30.00%) VBA
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) HDFS
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Apache
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) LAMP

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Hadoop 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 Hadoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) SAS
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) QlikView
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) HBase
4 1 (10.00%) Impala
4 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Law
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) QlikView Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Excel Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Excel Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior QlikView Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior VBA Developer
4 2 (20.00%) VBA Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Fedora
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) VBA
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) HDFS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (10.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
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