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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 67 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 19 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.29% 0.081% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.96% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
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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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
273 212 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.57% 17.24% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 111 61
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 6 May 2015, 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 15 (60.00%) Python
1 15 (60.00%) Apache Hive
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) Apache Pig
4 12 (48.00%) Amazon EMR
4 12 (48.00%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (48.00%) Amazon Kinesis
5 11 (44.00%) Finance
5 11 (44.00%) Apache
6 10 (40.00%) Big Data
7 9 (36.00%) Banking
8 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
8 8 (32.00%) Analytics
9 7 (28.00%) SAS
9 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (24.00%) Informatica
10 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
10 6 (24.00%) Java
10 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (24.00%) Teradata
11 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
12 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
12 4 (16.00%) ETL
13 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 2 (8.00%) Games
14 2 (8.00%) Linux
14 2 (8.00%) RAD

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 13 (52.00%) Apache Pig
2 11 (44.00%) Apache
3 7 (28.00%) SAS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (48.00%) Amazon EMR
1 12 (48.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Apache Hive
2 12 (48.00%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (40.00%) Big Data
4 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (8.00%) MySQL
7 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (4.00%) Sqoop
8 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (4.00%) DataStax
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Games
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (24.00%) Designer
3 4 (16.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Software Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) EJB
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) SOAP
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) RESTful
1 1 (4.00%) HTML5
1 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (16.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) RAD
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) Test Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Python
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Informatica
1 6 (24.00%) Teradata
2 2 (8.00%) Pega
2 2 (8.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle