The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 208 309 393
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +84
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 517 286 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.02% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.62% 2.63% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 196 112
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £344 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
Hadoop
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11198 10855 9249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.14% 21.91% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7400 7013 5694
Average daily rate £403 £397 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 177 212
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £55.00 £42.20
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 England

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in England

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in England

Hadoop
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop across the England region.

Hadoop Hourly Rate Trend in England

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +69 337 £550 +10.00% 154
South East +14 54 £450 +8.43% 14
North West +18 49 £650 +52.94% 11
East of England +14 20 £500 +14.28% 3
West Midlands +3 20 £463 - 5
Yorkshire - 16 £363 - 2
South West +9 12 £545 -0.90% 7
East Midlands +1 8 £500 - 1
Midlands - 2 £600 -
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 645 (66.29%) Big Data
2 499 (51.28%) Java
3 375 (38.54%) Agile Software Development
4 261 (26.82%) Apache Hive
5 247 (25.39%) Oracle
5 247 (25.39%) Python
6 246 (25.28%) SQL
7 244 (25.08%) MongoDB
8 210 (21.58%) Apache Spark
9 205 (21.07%) Linux
10 190 (19.53%) Analytics
11 189 (19.42%) Scala
12 184 (18.91%) NoSQL
13 183 (18.81%) Data Warehouse
14 169 (17.37%) MapReduce
15 166 (17.06%) Finance
16 156 (16.03%) Apache Cassandra
17 146 (15.01%) TDD
18 144 (14.80%) R
18 144 (14.80%) HBase
19 140 (14.39%) Banking
20 139 (14.29%) Scrum
20 139 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
21 138 (14.18%) Apache Pig
22 125 (12.85%) HDFS
22 125 (12.85%) Data Modelling
23 118 (12.13%) Open Source
24 112 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
25 110 (11.31%) ETL
26 107 (11.00%) UNIX

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 210 (21.58%) Apache Spark
2 138 (14.18%) Apache Pig
3 102 (10.48%) Apache
4 69 (7.09%) SAS
4 69 (7.09%) Elasticsearch
5 65 (6.68%) Node.js
6 38 (3.91%) Tomcat
7 28 (2.88%) Confluence
8 27 (2.77%) Apache Solr
9 19 (1.95%) JBoss
10 18 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
11 15 (1.54%) WebLogic
12 13 (1.34%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.34%) IIS
13 10 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 8 (0.82%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.51%) nginx
16 4 (0.41%) CMS
16 4 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (1.64%) SPSS
2 13 (1.34%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.51%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.21%) Weka
6 1 (0.10%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.51%) RMDS
3 4 (0.41%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.31%) Magento
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.10%) Unica
5 1 (0.10%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 139 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
3 44 (4.52%) IaaS
4 29 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (2.06%) Amazon EMR
6 14 (1.44%) Amazon S3
7 11 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (0.92%) PaaS
9 5 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.51%) SaaS
10 3 (0.31%) Office 365
10 3 (0.31%) GitHub
11 2 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.42%) Internet
2 20 (2.06%) AMQP
3 14 (1.44%) LAN
3 14 (1.44%) WAN
4 13 (1.34%) HTTP
4 13 (1.34%) SAN
4 13 (1.34%) Firewall
5 11 (1.13%) Kerberos
5 11 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.13%) VPN
6 10 (1.03%) Network Security
7 9 (0.92%) DHCP
8 8 (0.82%) DNS
9 7 (0.72%) Multicast
9 7 (0.72%) NAS
9 7 (0.72%) FCoE
9 7 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (0.72%) iSCSI
9 7 (0.72%) LDAP
10 5 (0.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 645 (66.29%) Big Data
2 261 (26.82%) Apache Hive
3 244 (25.08%) MongoDB
4 184 (18.91%) NoSQL
5 183 (18.81%) Data Warehouse
6 156 (16.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 144 (14.80%) HBase
8 95 (9.76%) SQL Server
9 71 (7.30%) Impala
10 56 (5.76%) Sqoop
11 51 (5.24%) Data Mining
12 48 (4.93%) Relational Database
13 43 (4.42%) MySQL
14 39 (4.01%) RDBMS
15 38 (3.91%) Redis
16 36 (3.70%) CouchDB
17 35 (3.60%) QlikView
18 34 (3.49%) Oracle Database
19 28 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
19 28 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 64 (6.58%) Jenkins
2 55 (5.65%) Git (software)
3 45 (4.62%) JIRA
4 38 (3.91%) Maven
5 30 (3.08%) JUnit
6 26 (2.67%) Cucumber
6 26 (2.67%) Subversion
7 25 (2.57%) Eclipse
8 24 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (1.75%) Artifactory
10 16 (1.64%) Ant
11 14 (1.44%) Mockito
11 14 (1.44%) Mercurial
11 14 (1.44%) Gradle
12 13 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
13 11 (1.13%) Selenium
14 10 (1.03%) Hudson
15 8 (0.82%) TeamCity
16 6 (0.62%) WebDriver
16 6 (0.62%) TestNG
General
1 166 (17.06%) Finance
2 140 (14.39%) Banking
3 51 (5.24%) Investment Banking
4 37 (3.80%) Retail
5 36 (3.70%) Games
6 27 (2.77%) Marketing
7 23 (2.36%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.16%) Front Office
9 17 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.03%) Legal
11 9 (0.92%) Publishing
12 8 (0.82%) Electronics
13 7 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
13 7 (0.72%) Law
14 5 (0.51%) Back Office
14 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.21%) Advertising
16 1 (0.10%) Billing
16 1 (0.10%) German Language
16 1 (0.10%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 390 (40.08%) Developer
2 217 (22.30%) Architect
3 145 (14.90%) Java Developer
4 124 (12.74%) Hadoop Developer
5 77 (7.91%) Data Architect
6 70 (7.19%) Senior Developer
7 58 (5.96%) Analyst
8 52 (5.34%) Data Scientist
8 52 (5.34%) Big Data Architect
9 49 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
9 49 (5.04%) Scala Developer
10 48 (4.93%) Consultant
11 45 (4.62%) Technical Architect
11 45 (4.62%) Big Data Developer
12 33 (3.39%) Administrator
13 31 (3.19%) Data Consultant
14 27 (2.77%) Project Manager
14 27 (2.77%) Big Data Consultant
15 26 (2.67%) Data Analyst
16 25 (2.57%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (8.74%) Web Services
2 59 (6.06%) J2EE
3 56 (5.76%) Kafka
4 50 (5.14%) .NET
5 47 (4.83%) AngularJS
6 46 (4.73%) HTML
6 46 (4.73%) Spring
7 41 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 35 (3.60%) RESTful
9 34 (3.49%) Akka
10 33 (3.39%) REST
11 32 (3.29%) XML
12 29 (2.98%) Cascading
13 27 (2.77%) JSON
14 26 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
14 26 (2.67%) Java EE
15 25 (2.57%) SOAP
16 24 (2.47%) HTML5
17 23 (2.36%) JMS
18 19 (1.95%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 118 (12.13%) Open Source
2 92 (9.46%) Visualisation
3 75 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (5.96%) Statistics
5 37 (3.80%) Algorithms
6 36 (3.70%) Data Integration
7 30 (3.08%) Mathematics
7 30 (3.08%) Computer Science
8 28 (2.88%) Market Risk
9 27 (2.77%) Credit Risk
10 24 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (2.16%) Online Games
12 18 (1.85%) Derivative
12 18 (1.85%) Data Structures
13 16 (1.64%) Fixed Income
14 15 (1.54%) Social Media
14 15 (1.54%) Replication
15 14 (1.44%) Physics
16 12 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 205 (21.07%) Linux
2 107 (11.00%) UNIX
3 67 (6.89%) Windows
4 30 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (3.08%) Ubuntu
5 28 (2.88%) CentOS
6 12 (1.23%) Solaris
7 11 (1.13%) Debian
8 2 (0.21%) SUSE
8 2 (0.21%) zOS
8 2 (0.21%) AIX
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.21%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (38.54%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (19.53%) Analytics
3 169 (17.37%) MapReduce
4 146 (15.01%) TDD
5 139 (14.29%) Scrum
6 125 (12.85%) Data Modelling
7 112 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
8 110 (11.31%) ETL
9 88 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
10 84 (8.63%) OO
11 71 (7.30%) Machine Learning
12 67 (6.89%) DevOps
13 57 (5.86%) Software Engineering
14 56 (5.76%) BDD
14 56 (5.76%) Mentoring
15 52 (5.34%) Data Architecture
16 43 (4.42%) Data Management
17 36 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
19 33 (3.39%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 499 (51.28%) Java
2 247 (25.39%) Python
3 246 (25.28%) SQL
4 189 (19.42%) Scala
5 144 (14.80%) R
6 102 (10.48%) JavaScript
7 59 (6.06%) C#
8 47 (4.83%) C++
9 46 (4.73%) Perl
10 45 (4.62%) Ruby
11 41 (4.21%) Shell Script
12 38 (3.91%) Bash Shell
13 37 (3.80%) PL/SQL
14 32 (3.29%) MATLAB
14 32 (3.29%) PHP
15 18 (1.85%) Clojure
16 15 (1.54%) Go
16 15 (1.54%) VBA
17 14 (1.44%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (6.68%) Degree
2 62 (6.37%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.39%) DV Cleared
4 21 (2.16%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.64%) PhD
6 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.51%) MCPD
8 4 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.31%) PMP
9 3 (0.31%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.21%) MCT
10 2 (0.21%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.10%) CIPD
11 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.77%) QA
2 12 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 11 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.41%) Basel III
5 3 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (12.85%) HDFS
2 61 (6.27%) Apache Flume
3 26 (2.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 23 (2.36%) Docker
5 18 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (1.03%) Active Directory
8 8 (0.82%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.72%) KVM
9 7 (0.72%) SRDF
9 7 (0.72%) Xen
9 7 (0.72%) NFS
10 4 (0.41%) XenApp
10 4 (0.41%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.31%) vCloud
12 2 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.10%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 89 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
2 85 (8.74%) Puppet
3 51 (5.24%) Oozie
4 41 (4.21%) StatsD
5 39 (4.01%) Hadoop YARN
6 37 (3.80%) Nagios
7 35 (3.60%) Ansible
8 29 (2.98%) ZABBIX
9 18 (1.85%) Salt
10 15 (1.54%) Mesos
11 13 (1.34%) Graphite
11 13 (1.34%) Vagrant
12 10 (1.03%) Cacti
13 9 (0.92%) Ambari
14 4 (0.41%) Zenoss
14 4 (0.41%) Opsview
15 3 (0.31%) SCOrch
15 3 (0.31%) Ganglia
16 2 (0.21%) OpenView
16 2 (0.21%) Munin
Vendors
1 247 (25.39%) Oracle
2 94 (9.66%) Tableau
3 80 (8.22%) Teradata
4 68 (6.99%) Cloudera
5 45 (4.62%) Citrix
6 39 (4.01%) Apigee
6 39 (4.01%) Mashery
7 33 (3.39%) Splunk
8 31 (3.19%) Red Hat
9 29 (2.98%) VMware
10 28 (2.88%) Informatica
11 26 (2.67%) Microsoft
12 24 (2.47%) IBM
12 24 (2.47%) Business Objects
13 21 (2.16%) Hortonworks
14 20 (2.06%) Atlassian
14 20 (2.06%) SAP
15 18 (1.85%) Sybase
15 18 (1.85%) Vertica
16 14 (1.44%) TIBCO
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