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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 226 304 394
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +90
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 475 288 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.59% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.31% 2.77% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 180 100
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 £411 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £438 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +45.83%
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
11016 10397 8934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.28% 21.47% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7351 6698 5488
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 167 210
Average hourly rate £25.33 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.84% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.95 £52.50 £50.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.16%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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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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 +50 296 £550 +10.00% 141
North West +28 53 £650 +52.94% 5
South East +5 43 £450 +18.42% 26
East of England +15 34 £450 - 6
Yorkshire +3 22 £390 - 16
South West +7 15 £543 -1.36% 8
East Midlands +3 13 £488 - 1
West Midlands -12 5 £310 -40.95% 1
Midlands - 3 - -
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Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 569 (62.05%) Big Data
2 480 (52.34%) Java
3 386 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
4 232 (25.30%) Apache Hive
5 217 (23.66%) Python
6 215 (23.45%) MongoDB
7 205 (22.36%) SQL
7 205 (22.36%) Oracle
8 192 (20.94%) Linux
9 183 (19.96%) Analytics
10 177 (19.30%) Apache Spark
11 173 (18.87%) Finance
12 161 (17.56%) TDD
12 161 (17.56%) Scala
13 155 (16.90%) NoSQL
14 147 (16.03%) R
14 147 (16.03%) MapReduce
15 145 (15.81%) Data Warehouse
16 143 (15.59%) Apache Cassandra
17 142 (15.49%) HBase
18 141 (15.38%) Scrum
19 131 (14.29%) Banking
20 130 (14.18%) Apache Pig
21 125 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
22 120 (13.09%) Open Source
23 116 (12.65%) HDFS
24 111 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
25 110 (12.00%) JavaScript
26 107 (11.67%) Data Modelling
27 94 (10.25%) Visualisation

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
1 177 (19.30%) Apache Spark
2 130 (14.18%) Apache Pig
3 82 (8.94%) Apache
4 69 (7.52%) SAS
5 61 (6.65%) Node.js
6 55 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
7 42 (4.58%) Confluence
8 33 (3.60%) Tomcat
9 27 (2.94%) Apache Solr
10 17 (1.85%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
12 12 (1.31%) WebSphere
12 12 (1.31%) IIS
12 12 (1.31%) JBoss
13 10 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.87%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 5 (0.55%) Mule ESB
17 4 (0.44%) CMS
17 4 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.74%) SPSS
3 4 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) Weka
4 2 (0.22%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.22%) MS Office
5 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.55%) WebTrends
2 5 (0.55%) RMDS
3 4 (0.44%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.11%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 125 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (6.87%) Cloud Computing
3 47 (5.13%) IaaS
4 14 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.87%) PaaS
6 8 (0.87%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (0.55%) SaaS
7 5 (0.55%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.44%) GitHub
9 3 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.34%) Internet
2 21 (2.29%) AMQP
3 12 (1.31%) Firewall
3 12 (1.31%) SAN
3 12 (1.31%) LAN
3 12 (1.31%) WAN
4 10 (1.09%) HTTP
4 10 (1.09%) Network Security
5 9 (0.98%) DNS
6 7 (0.76%) Kerberos
7 6 (0.65%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.55%) VPN
8 5 (0.55%) SMTP
8 5 (0.55%) DHCP
8 5 (0.55%) SSL
8 5 (0.55%) iSCSI
8 5 (0.55%) NAS
8 5 (0.55%) Wireshark
8 5 (0.55%) FCoE
8 5 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 569 (62.05%) Big Data
2 232 (25.30%) Apache Hive
3 215 (23.45%) MongoDB
4 155 (16.90%) NoSQL
5 145 (15.81%) Data Warehouse
6 143 (15.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 142 (15.49%) HBase
8 93 (10.14%) SQL Server
9 72 (7.85%) Impala
10 54 (5.89%) Sqoop
11 53 (5.78%) Data Mining
12 39 (4.25%) Relational Database
13 36 (3.93%) Redis
14 34 (3.71%) RDBMS
15 31 (3.38%) QlikView
16 30 (3.27%) MySQL
16 30 (3.27%) Oracle Database
17 25 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
18 23 (2.51%) CouchDB
19 18 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 65 (7.09%) Git (software)
2 61 (6.65%) JIRA
3 54 (5.89%) Jenkins
4 39 (4.25%) Cucumber
5 35 (3.82%) JUnit
6 29 (3.16%) Subversion
7 27 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 23 (2.51%) Maven
8 23 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (1.85%) Ant
10 16 (1.74%) Mockito
10 16 (1.74%) Mercurial
10 16 (1.74%) Selenium
10 16 (1.74%) Gradle
11 14 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 11 (1.20%) Artifactory
13 10 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
14 9 (0.98%) IntelliJ
15 7 (0.76%) Spock
15 7 (0.76%) Geb
General
1 173 (18.87%) Finance
2 131 (14.29%) Banking
3 43 (4.69%) Investment Banking
4 34 (3.71%) Retail
5 26 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.73%) Marketing
7 24 (2.62%) Games
8 15 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.53%) Front Office
10 9 (0.98%) Electronics
10 9 (0.98%) Legal
11 7 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (0.65%) Publishing
13 4 (0.44%) Back Office
14 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.33%) Advertising
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 375 (40.89%) Developer
2 199 (21.70%) Architect
3 151 (16.47%) Java Developer
4 128 (13.96%) Hadoop Developer
5 74 (8.07%) Senior Developer
6 64 (6.98%) Analyst
7 62 (6.76%) Data Architect
8 53 (5.78%) Technical Architect
9 46 (5.02%) Consultant
10 45 (4.91%) Data Scientist
11 42 (4.58%) Scala Developer
11 42 (4.58%) Big Data Architect
12 39 (4.25%) Solutions Architect
13 35 (3.82%) Big Data Developer
14 32 (3.49%) Administrator
14 32 (3.49%) Data Analyst
15 29 (3.16%) Data Consultant
16 27 (2.94%) Project Manager
17 25 (2.73%) Big Data Consultant
17 25 (2.73%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (8.83%) Web Services
2 59 (6.43%) Spring
3 54 (5.89%) RESTful
3 54 (5.89%) Kafka
4 51 (5.56%) .NET
5 48 (5.23%) AngularJS
6 47 (5.13%) HTML
7 46 (5.02%) J2EE
8 39 (4.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 36 (3.93%) JSON
10 32 (3.49%) XML
11 31 (3.38%) Akka
12 28 (3.05%) Java EE
13 27 (2.94%) Cascading
14 25 (2.73%) HTML5
14 25 (2.73%) REST
15 24 (2.62%) SOAP
16 23 (2.51%) JMS
17 20 (2.18%) Hibernate
17 20 (2.18%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 94 (10.25%) Visualisation
2 79 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (4.91%) Statistics
4 33 (3.60%) Data Integration
5 30 (3.27%) Credit Risk
5 30 (3.27%) Market Risk
6 25 (2.73%) Mathematics
7 23 (2.51%) Algorithms
8 22 (2.40%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (1.64%) Derivative
10 15 (1.64%) Social Media
11 14 (1.53%) Replication
12 13 (1.42%) Physics
12 13 (1.42%) User Experience
13 12 (1.31%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.31%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.20%) Fixed Income
15 10 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.98%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 192 (20.94%) Linux
2 87 (9.49%) UNIX
3 70 (7.63%) Windows
4 36 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (3.49%) CentOS
6 20 (2.18%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.20%) Solaris
8 5 (0.55%) Debian
9 2 (0.22%) AIX
9 2 (0.22%) zOS
9 2 (0.22%) SUSE
9 2 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.11%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (42.09%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (19.96%) Analytics
3 161 (17.56%) TDD
4 147 (16.03%) MapReduce
5 141 (15.38%) Scrum
6 120 (13.09%) Open Source
7 111 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
8 107 (11.67%) Data Modelling
9 92 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
10 82 (8.94%) ETL
11 81 (8.83%) OO
12 66 (7.20%) Machine Learning
13 64 (6.98%) BDD
14 62 (6.76%) SDLC
15 58 (6.32%) DevOps
15 58 (6.32%) Software Engineering
16 45 (4.91%) Data Management
16 45 (4.91%) Data Architecture
17 44 (4.80%) Mentoring
18 41 (4.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 480 (52.34%) Java
2 217 (23.66%) Python
3 205 (22.36%) SQL
4 161 (17.56%) Scala
5 147 (16.03%) R
6 110 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 57 (6.22%) C#
8 45 (4.91%) Ruby
9 42 (4.58%) Perl
10 40 (4.36%) Shell Script
11 38 (4.14%) C++
12 29 (3.16%) PHP
13 28 (3.05%) MATLAB
13 28 (3.05%) Bash Shell
14 23 (2.51%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.64%) Clojure
16 13 (1.42%) T-SQL
17 12 (1.31%) VBA
17 12 (1.31%) C
18 10 (1.09%) Go
Qualifications
1 67 (7.31%) Security Cleared
2 52 (5.67%) Degree
3 34 (3.71%) DV Cleared
4 26 (2.84%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.64%) PhD
6 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.44%) MCPD
8 3 (0.33%) MCT
8 3 (0.33%) PMP
8 3 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.22%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.11%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.07%) QA
2 12 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.09%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.55%) Basel III
5 3 (0.33%) SLA
6 2 (0.22%) Basel II
6 2 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 116 (12.65%) HDFS
2 60 (6.54%) Apache Flume
3 32 (3.49%) Docker
4 20 (2.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 17 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (1.31%) Active Directory
7 9 (0.98%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.87%) KVM
9 5 (0.55%) SRDF
9 5 (0.55%) XenApp
9 5 (0.55%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.55%) NFS
9 5 (0.55%) Xen
10 4 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.33%) vSphere
12 2 (0.22%) vCloud
13 1 (0.11%) GridGain
13 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 79 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
2 77 (8.40%) Puppet
3 51 (5.56%) Oozie
4 44 (4.80%) StatsD
5 34 (3.71%) Hadoop YARN
6 27 (2.94%) Nagios
7 25 (2.73%) Ansible
8 18 (1.96%) ZABBIX
9 15 (1.64%) Vagrant
9 15 (1.64%) Graphite
10 14 (1.53%) Salt
11 12 (1.31%) Mesos
12 7 (0.76%) Rundeck
13 6 (0.65%) Opsview
13 6 (0.65%) Ambari
13 6 (0.65%) Cacti
14 5 (0.55%) Zenoss
15 3 (0.33%) SCOrch
16 2 (0.22%) OpenView
16 2 (0.22%) Munin
Vendors
1 205 (22.36%) Oracle
2 93 (10.14%) Tableau
3 69 (7.52%) Teradata
4 62 (6.76%) Cloudera
5 50 (5.45%) Citrix
6 42 (4.58%) Apigee
6 42 (4.58%) Mashery
7 36 (3.93%) Splunk
8 31 (3.38%) Red Hat
9 26 (2.84%) VMware
10 24 (2.62%) Business Objects
10 24 (2.62%) IBM
10 24 (2.62%) Atlassian
11 23 (2.51%) Informatica
12 22 (2.40%) Microsoft
13 20 (2.18%) SAP
13 20 (2.18%) HP
14 16 (1.74%) Hortonworks
15 15 (1.64%) Cisco
16 14 (1.53%) Vertica
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