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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 317 354 430
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +76
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 295 222 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.46% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 2.04% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 183 95
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£550 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £401 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10598 10886 11093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.38% 22.62% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6879 6899 6467
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 185 303
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £15.15 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.80 £46.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.34 £32.03 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +4.32%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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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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 +44 243 £550 +15.78% 75
East of England - 15 £343 - 10
South East -4 14 £600 +79.10% 18
West Midlands -6 11 £550 +120.00% 1
North West -8 6 £538 +28.35% 8
South West -26 6 £450 - 9
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 411 (64.83%) Big Data
2 269 (42.43%) Java
3 193 (30.44%) Analytics
4 188 (29.65%) NoSQL
5 182 (28.71%) Apache Hive
6 169 (26.66%) SQL
7 162 (25.55%) MongoDB
8 161 (25.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 156 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
10 129 (20.35%) Python
11 122 (19.24%) Linux
12 118 (18.61%) Business Intelligence
12 118 (18.61%) MapReduce
13 115 (18.14%) Data Warehouse
14 112 (17.67%) Apache Pig
15 105 (16.56%) HBase
16 104 (16.40%) Oracle
17 97 (15.30%) Scala
18 84 (13.25%) ETL
19 83 (13.09%) SQL Server
20 81 (12.78%) Open Source
21 78 (12.30%) Finance
22 74 (11.67%) TDD
23 73 (11.51%) SAS
24 72 (11.36%) Visualisation
24 72 (11.36%) Oozie
25 69 (10.88%) Data Modelling
26 66 (10.41%) MySQL
27 65 (10.25%) Banking
27 65 (10.25%) Apache Spark

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 112 (17.67%) Apache Pig
2 73 (11.51%) SAS
3 65 (10.25%) Apache Spark
4 54 (8.52%) Apache
5 45 (7.10%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (2.21%) Confluence
7 13 (2.05%) Apache Solr
8 12 (1.89%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.58%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.26%) Oracle Coherence
11 7 (1.10%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.10%) Node.js
12 6 (0.95%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.79%) IIS
14 4 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (0.63%) Magnolia
14 4 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
14 4 (0.63%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.63%) Drupal
15 3 (0.47%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 28 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.00%) SPSS
3 5 (0.79%) Mathematica
4 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.47%) MS Office
6 2 (0.32%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) MS Project
7 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.16%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (2.52%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.47%) RMDS
2 3 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.16%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.16%) Zen Cart
3 1 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.05%) PaaS
4 12 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.74%) GitHub
6 8 (1.26%) IaaS
7 7 (1.10%) SaaS
7 7 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.79%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.32%) Heroku
11 1 (0.16%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.15%) Internet
2 10 (1.58%) SAN
3 9 (1.42%) WAN
3 9 (1.42%) SNMP
4 7 (1.10%) DNS
4 7 (1.10%) LAN
5 6 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (0.79%) LDAP
6 5 (0.79%) HTTP
6 5 (0.79%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.63%) DHCP
7 4 (0.63%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.47%) NAS
8 3 (0.47%) IPv6
8 3 (0.47%) SSL
8 3 (0.47%) Firewall
8 3 (0.47%) Multicast
8 3 (0.47%) FCoE
9 2 (0.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (64.83%) Big Data
2 188 (29.65%) NoSQL
3 182 (28.71%) Apache Hive
4 162 (25.55%) MongoDB
5 161 (25.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 115 (18.14%) Data Warehouse
7 105 (16.56%) HBase
8 83 (13.09%) SQL Server
9 66 (10.41%) MySQL
10 58 (9.15%) Relational Database
11 46 (7.26%) DB2
12 45 (7.10%) Couchbase
13 43 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 42 (6.62%) Riak
15 37 (5.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 34 (5.36%) Mahout
17 32 (5.05%) Data Mining
18 31 (4.89%) Sqoop
19 28 (4.42%) RDBMS
20 27 (4.26%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 33 (5.21%) Jenkins
2 29 (4.57%) Git (software)
3 26 (4.10%) JIRA
4 25 (3.94%) Maven
5 19 (3.00%) Hudson
6 16 (2.52%) JUnit
7 15 (2.37%) Talend Open Studio
8 14 (2.21%) Mockito
9 13 (2.05%) Cucumber
10 12 (1.89%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.42%) Subversion
12 8 (1.26%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.26%) Selenium
13 7 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.95%) PHPUnit
15 4 (0.63%) ClearCase
15 4 (0.63%) Ant
16 3 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 3 (0.47%) Apache Ivy
16 3 (0.47%) MSBuild
General
1 78 (12.30%) Finance
2 65 (10.25%) Banking
3 34 (5.36%) Marketing
4 32 (5.05%) Investment Banking
5 22 (3.47%) Retail
6 7 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.10%) Advertising
7 6 (0.95%) Games
7 6 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.79%) Front Office
9 3 (0.47%) Publishing
10 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.32%) Back Office
10 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 256 (40.38%) Developer
2 181 (28.55%) Architect
3 88 (13.88%) Java Developer
4 62 (9.78%) Data Architect
5 50 (7.89%) Hadoop Developer
6 41 (6.47%) Analyst
7 38 (5.99%) Senior Developer
8 35 (5.52%) Data Scientist
9 31 (4.89%) Big Data Developer
10 30 (4.73%) Big Data Architect
11 27 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
12 26 (4.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 23 (3.63%) Lead Architect
13 23 (3.63%) Data Analyst
13 23 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
14 21 (3.31%) Consultant
15 20 (3.15%) Scala Developer
16 19 (3.00%) Technical Architect
17 18 (2.84%) Data Consultant
18 17 (2.68%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (9.78%) Spring
2 52 (8.20%) Kafka
3 49 (7.73%) Web Services
4 45 (7.10%) Cascading
4 45 (7.10%) XML
5 41 (6.47%) HTML
6 32 (5.05%) .NET
7 31 (4.89%) Hibernate
8 24 (3.79%) HTML5
8 24 (3.79%) LAMP
9 20 (3.15%) CSS
9 20 (3.15%) Middleware
9 20 (3.15%) RESTful
9 20 (3.15%) JSON
10 18 (2.84%) RabbitMQ
11 17 (2.68%) SOAP
12 16 (2.52%) AngularJS
12 16 (2.52%) REST
12 16 (2.52%) XSD
13 15 (2.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.78%) Open Source
2 72 (11.36%) Visualisation
3 64 (10.09%) Algorithms
4 58 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (6.47%) Computer Science
6 31 (4.89%) Statistics
7 26 (4.10%) Mathematics
8 23 (3.63%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.58%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.42%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.26%) User Experience
11 8 (1.26%) Clustering
11 8 (1.26%) Economics
12 7 (1.10%) Derivative
12 7 (1.10%) Applied Mathematics
12 7 (1.10%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.10%) Grid Computing
13 5 (0.79%) Social Network
13 5 (0.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 122 (19.24%) Linux
2 41 (6.47%) UNIX
3 21 (3.31%) CentOS
4 18 (2.84%) Windows
5 16 (2.52%) Debian
6 9 (1.42%) Android
7 8 (1.26%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.47%) Solaris
10 3 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (30.44%) Analytics
2 156 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (18.61%) Business Intelligence
3 118 (18.61%) MapReduce
4 84 (13.25%) ETL
5 74 (11.67%) TDD
6 69 (10.88%) Data Modelling
7 56 (8.83%) Scrum
8 53 (8.36%) E-Commerce
9 43 (6.78%) DevOps
9 43 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (6.47%) OO
11 36 (5.68%) BDD
12 35 (5.52%) Data Architecture
13 27 (4.26%) Data Analysis
13 27 (4.26%) Data Analytics
14 26 (4.10%) Pair Programming
15 25 (3.94%) Unit Testing
16 22 (3.47%) Project Management
17 21 (3.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 269 (42.43%) Java
2 169 (26.66%) SQL
3 129 (20.35%) Python
4 97 (15.30%) Scala
5 46 (7.26%) Perl
5 46 (7.26%) R
6 44 (6.94%) Bash Shell
7 41 (6.47%) JavaScript
8 37 (5.84%) PHP
8 37 (5.84%) Ruby
9 35 (5.52%) C#
10 33 (5.21%) C++
11 28 (4.42%) C
12 19 (3.00%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.84%) Clojure
14 14 (2.21%) Groovy
15 11 (1.74%) MATLAB
16 9 (1.42%) AWK
16 9 (1.42%) sed
17 8 (1.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 63 (9.94%) Degree
2 33 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.47%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.37%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.74%) PhD
6 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.63%) MCT
8 3 (0.47%) CITP
8 3 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.32%) PMP
9 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.32%) MCSE
10 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.16%) MCSD
10 1 (0.16%) CISSP
10 1 (0.16%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.89%) QA
2 4 (0.63%) SLA
3 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (7.73%) HDFS
2 33 (5.21%) Apache Flume
3 24 (3.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.10%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.47%) SRDF
7 3 (0.47%) NFS
7 3 (0.47%) Docker
8 2 (0.32%) Varnish
8 2 (0.32%) GPFS
8 2 (0.32%) KVM
8 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.32%) Xen
9 1 (0.16%) XenApp
9 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 72 (11.36%) Oozie
2 40 (6.31%) Puppet
3 39 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (3.94%) Ambari
5 20 (3.15%) Salt
6 17 (2.68%) Nagios
7 16 (2.52%) ZABBIX
8 15 (2.37%) Cacti
9 12 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (0.79%) Ansible
11 4 (0.63%) logstash
11 4 (0.63%) Kibana
12 3 (0.47%) SCCM
12 3 (0.47%) SCOM
12 3 (0.47%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.47%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.32%) YUM
13 2 (0.32%) Foglight
13 2 (0.32%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 104 (16.40%) Oracle
2 59 (9.31%) Tableau
3 55 (8.68%) Microsoft
4 52 (8.20%) Teradata
5 31 (4.89%) Informatica
6 30 (4.73%) Hortonworks
6 30 (4.73%) Cloudera
7 29 (4.57%) Netezza
8 25 (3.94%) Red Hat
9 24 (3.79%) Google
10 23 (3.63%) Sybase
11 21 (3.31%) Business Objects
11 21 (3.31%) MapR
11 21 (3.31%) Rackspace
12 17 (2.68%) IBM
13 15 (2.37%) Omniture
13 15 (2.37%) Talend
14 11 (1.74%) HP
15 10 (1.58%) Splunk
15 10 (1.58%) JBoss
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