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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 164 214 345
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +131
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 790 528 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.54% 1.04% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.03% 4.54% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 384 175
Average daily rate £525 £548 £499
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +9.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £413
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 £26.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -
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
11238 11625 11396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.93% 22.93% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7672 7624 7298
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 160 201
Average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.33 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +54 549 £550 - 166
South East -2 77 £450 - 27
West Midlands +34 62 £478 +3.24% 8
Yorkshire +33 46 £700 +93.10% 15
South West +18 19 £453 -16.20% 12
East of England +5 15 £445 -15.23% 3
North West -50 9 £550 -12.00% 19
North East - 7 £725 - 1
East Midlands +7 6 £463 -7.50%
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 847 (61.64%) Big Data
2 606 (44.10%) Java
3 453 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
3 453 (32.97%) Apache Hive
4 448 (32.61%) Apache Spark
5 431 (31.37%) SQL
6 332 (24.16%) Python
7 330 (24.02%) Scala
8 319 (23.22%) Analytics
9 282 (20.52%) Finance
10 279 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
11 272 (19.80%) HBase
12 252 (18.34%) Linux
13 250 (18.20%) Oracle
14 212 (15.43%) MongoDB
15 211 (15.36%) Unix
16 205 (14.92%) Scrum
17 202 (14.70%) NoSQL
18 200 (14.56%) Data Warehouse
19 191 (13.90%) Apache Pig
20 190 (13.83%) TDD
21 185 (13.46%) Data Modelling
22 162 (11.79%) Cloudera
23 160 (11.64%) Kafka
24 158 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
25 156 (11.35%) Apache Cassandra
26 152 (11.06%) MapReduce
26 152 (11.06%) JavaScript
27 148 (10.77%) Security Cleared
28 146 (10.63%) SAS

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 448 (32.61%) Apache Spark
2 191 (13.90%) Apache Pig
3 146 (10.63%) SAS
4 88 (6.40%) Apache
5 78 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
6 69 (5.02%) Confluence
7 42 (3.06%) Node.js
8 24 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 21 (1.53%) JBoss
9 21 (1.53%) OpenStack
10 19 (1.38%) Oracle Coherence
11 16 (1.16%) WebSphere
12 15 (1.09%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
14 11 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 10 (0.73%) SharePoint
15 10 (0.73%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.58%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.58%) Mule
17 7 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (2.18%) SPSS
2 19 (1.38%) MS Excel
3 12 (0.87%) Stata
4 5 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.36%) Weka
5 3 (0.22%) CPLEX
6 2 (0.15%) MS Office
6 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.22%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.15%) Revive Adserver
2 2 (0.15%) Unica
3 1 (0.073%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.073%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.073%) RMDS
3 1 (0.073%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 117 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.46%) IaaS
4 17 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
6 11 (0.80%) PaaS
7 9 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.66%) Heroku
8 8 (0.58%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.58%) SaaS
9 7 (0.51%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.44%) GitHub
11 4 (0.29%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (0.22%) IBM PureFlex
13 2 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.97%) Internet
2 22 (1.60%) HTTP
3 18 (1.31%) Kerberos
4 15 (1.09%) SAN
5 10 (0.73%) LDAP
5 10 (0.73%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.66%) Firewall
7 8 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (0.51%) AMQP
8 7 (0.51%) NAS
9 6 (0.44%) DNS
9 6 (0.44%) FCoE
9 6 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (0.44%) iSCSI
9 6 (0.44%) LAN
9 6 (0.44%) SNA
9 6 (0.44%) WAN
10 5 (0.36%) FTP
10 5 (0.36%) Multicast
11 4 (0.29%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 847 (61.64%) Big Data
2 453 (32.97%) Apache Hive
3 272 (19.80%) HBase
4 212 (15.43%) MongoDB
5 202 (14.70%) NoSQL
6 200 (14.56%) Data Warehouse
7 156 (11.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 130 (9.46%) Pentaho
9 121 (8.81%) SQL Server
10 91 (6.62%) Relational Database
11 84 (6.11%) MySQL
12 82 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
13 74 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
14 73 (5.31%) Impala
15 60 (4.37%) Data Mining
16 54 (3.93%) Sqoop
17 52 (3.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 49 (3.57%) QlikView
19 47 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 39 (2.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 101 (7.35%) JIRA
2 78 (5.68%) Jenkins
3 66 (4.80%) Git (software)
4 39 (2.84%) ERwin
5 35 (2.55%) JUnit
5 35 (2.55%) Maven
6 32 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (2.26%) Cucumber
8 22 (1.60%) Mockito
9 20 (1.46%) Subversion
10 17 (1.24%) Hudson
11 15 (1.09%) Selenium
12 14 (1.02%) Ant
12 14 (1.02%) Gradle
13 12 (0.87%) Bitbucket
13 12 (0.87%) Eclipse
13 12 (0.87%) Geb
13 12 (0.87%) IntelliJ
13 12 (0.87%) Spock
14 11 (0.80%) TestNG
General
1 282 (20.52%) Finance
2 128 (9.32%) Banking
3 44 (3.20%) Retail
4 36 (2.62%) Investment Banking
5 31 (2.26%) Marketing
6 24 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.46%) Financial Institution
8 19 (1.38%) Publishing
9 11 (0.80%) Games
10 9 (0.66%) Back Office
11 6 (0.44%) Front Office
11 6 (0.44%) Legal
11 6 (0.44%) Military
12 5 (0.36%) Advertising
12 5 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.36%) International Banking
13 4 (0.29%) Electronics
13 4 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.22%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 570 (41.48%) Developer
2 247 (17.98%) Hadoop Developer
3 224 (16.30%) Architect
4 211 (15.36%) Java Developer
5 193 (14.05%) Big Data Developer
6 112 (8.15%) Data Engineer
7 110 (8.01%) Data Architect
8 101 (7.35%) Hadoop Engineer
9 97 (7.06%) Scala Developer
10 83 (6.04%) Big Data Engineer
11 79 (5.75%) Analyst
12 78 (5.68%) Senior Developer
13 73 (5.31%) Hadoop Architect
14 71 (5.17%) Administrator
15 67 (4.88%) Java Hadoop Developer
16 66 (4.80%) Big Data Architect
17 62 (4.51%) Apache Spark Developer
18 60 (4.37%) Consultant
19 59 (4.29%) Data Scientist
20 45 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (11.64%) Kafka
2 106 (7.71%) Web Services
3 94 (6.84%) Spring
4 81 (5.90%) RESTful
5 78 (5.68%) REST
6 76 (5.53%) HTML
7 64 (4.66%) CSS
8 53 (3.86%) XML
9 52 (3.78%) AngularJS
9 52 (3.78%) jQuery
10 48 (3.49%) Hibernate
11 39 (2.84%) .NET
12 37 (2.69%) JSON
13 33 (2.40%) HTML5
14 31 (2.26%) J2EE
15 28 (2.04%) Akka
16 26 (1.89%) Apache Camel
17 24 (1.75%) SOAP
18 22 (1.60%) OAuth
18 22 (1.60%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 158 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (6.70%) Visualisation
3 68 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 65 (4.73%) Algorithms
5 60 (4.37%) Data Integration
6 37 (2.69%) Mathematics
7 32 (2.33%) Data Structures
7 32 (2.33%) Statistics
8 25 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 18 (1.31%) Public Cloud
10 17 (1.24%) Fintech
11 16 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (0.87%) Wiki
13 11 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
13 11 (0.80%) User Experience
14 10 (0.73%) Credit Risk
14 10 (0.73%) Data Centre
14 10 (0.73%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.73%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 252 (18.34%) Linux
2 211 (15.36%) Unix
3 96 (6.99%) Windows
4 44 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (2.04%) CentOS
6 26 (1.89%) Ubuntu
7 18 (1.31%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.66%) AIX
9 8 (0.58%) Solaris
9 8 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.22%) Debian
12 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.073%) Android
13 1 (0.073%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.073%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.073%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.073%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.073%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (23.22%) Analytics
3 279 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
4 205 (14.92%) Scrum
5 190 (13.83%) TDD
6 185 (13.46%) Data Modelling
7 152 (11.06%) MapReduce
8 144 (10.48%) ETL
9 128 (9.32%) Open Source
10 116 (8.44%) Data Analytics
11 115 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
12 106 (7.71%) E-Commerce
13 103 (7.50%) Software Engineering
14 99 (7.21%) DevOps
15 97 (7.06%) Machine Learning
16 88 (6.40%) Data Architecture
17 74 (5.39%) Continuous Delivery
18 67 (4.88%) Data Analysis
19 65 (4.73%) Kanban
20 61 (4.44%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 606 (44.10%) Java
2 431 (31.37%) SQL
3 332 (24.16%) Python
4 330 (24.02%) Scala
5 152 (11.06%) JavaScript
6 140 (10.19%) R
7 125 (9.10%) Shell Script
8 67 (4.88%) Ruby
9 63 (4.59%) Perl
10 58 (4.22%) C#
11 55 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 53 (3.86%) C++
13 49 (3.57%) C
14 48 (3.49%) Bash Shell
15 32 (2.33%) PHP
16 27 (1.97%) T-SQL
17 24 (1.75%) Groovy
18 23 (1.67%) MATLAB
19 16 (1.16%) VBA
20 14 (1.02%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 148 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 92 (6.70%) Degree
3 73 (5.31%) DV Cleared
4 71 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 22 (1.60%) PhD
6 17 (1.24%) SAS Certification
7 15 (1.09%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (0.73%) ISEB
10 9 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.22%) MCSD
12 3 (0.22%) MCSE
13 2 (0.15%) APMP
13 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.15%) PMP
13 2 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.073%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.073%) CCDE
14 1 (0.073%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.86%) QA
2 47 (3.42%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.29%) SLA
4 3 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.15%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 142 (10.33%) HDFS
2 94 (6.84%) Apache Flume
3 47 (3.42%) Docker
4 25 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 14 (1.02%) NFS
6 11 (0.80%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.73%) Active Directory
8 9 (0.66%) vCloud
9 8 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (0.58%) Xen
10 7 (0.51%) KVM
11 6 (0.44%) GPFS
11 6 (0.44%) SRDF
12 5 (0.36%) GridGain
13 3 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.15%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.15%) vSphere
15 1 (0.073%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 57 (4.15%) Puppet
2 50 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (3.42%) Oozie
4 32 (2.33%) Ansible
5 29 (2.11%) Hadoop YARN
6 27 (1.97%) Ambari
7 21 (1.53%) Mesos
8 16 (1.16%) Nagios
9 13 (0.95%) Kubernetes
10 12 (0.87%) Ganglia
11 10 (0.73%) logstash
11 10 (0.73%) StatsD
12 6 (0.44%) Control-M
12 6 (0.44%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.44%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.22%) Cacti
13 3 (0.22%) Kibana
13 3 (0.22%) OpenView
13 3 (0.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 250 (18.20%) Oracle
2 162 (11.79%) Cloudera
3 132 (9.61%) Tableau
4 131 (9.53%) Informatica
5 67 (4.88%) Hortonworks
6 65 (4.73%) Teradata
7 52 (3.78%) VMware
8 45 (3.28%) Red Hat
9 43 (3.13%) IBM
10 40 (2.91%) Microsoft
11 34 (2.47%) CA
11 34 (2.47%) Splunk
12 33 (2.40%) HP
13 26 (1.89%) MapR
14 23 (1.67%) SAP
15 21 (1.53%) Google
16 17 (1.24%) Cisco
16 17 (1.24%) Cognos
17 14 (1.02%) Citrix
18 13 (0.95%) Sybase
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