The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 281 371 468
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +97
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 327 181 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.10% 1.79% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 156 68
Average daily rate
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£525 £470 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.70% +12.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £349 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.04% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10560 10111 11029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.74% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6652 6312 6639
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 213 275
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.21 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Hadoop
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 +70 250 £550 +15.78% 81
South East +16 33 £495 +164.00% 10
East of England - 14 £375 - 7
West Midlands - 12 £525 - 2
South West - 10 £450 - 3
North West - 4 £575 - 4
East Midlands - 3 - - 2
Yorkshire -6 1 - - 3
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 374 (63.50%) Big Data
2 283 (48.05%) Java
3 180 (30.56%) NoSQL
4 165 (28.01%) Analytics
5 157 (26.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 155 (26.32%) Apache Hive
7 150 (25.47%) SQL
8 148 (25.13%) MongoDB
9 136 (23.09%) Linux
10 122 (20.71%) Python
11 118 (20.03%) Apache Pig
12 114 (19.35%) Oracle
13 111 (18.85%) MapReduce
14 93 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
14 93 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
15 87 (14.77%) HBase
16 86 (14.60%) Scala
17 80 (13.58%) MySQL
18 77 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
19 75 (12.73%) SQL Server
20 74 (12.56%) SAS
21 73 (12.39%) ETL
22 72 (12.22%) Finance
23 69 (11.71%) Degree
24 67 (11.38%) Spring
25 63 (10.70%) TDD
25 63 (10.70%) Open Source
26 62 (10.53%) DevOps
27 59 (10.02%) R
28 56 (9.51%) Puppet

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 118 (20.03%) Apache Pig
2 74 (12.56%) SAS
3 46 (7.81%) Apache
4 39 (6.62%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (2.72%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.72%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.55%) Node.js
7 14 (2.38%) Confluence
8 12 (2.04%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.70%) MQSeries
10 9 (1.53%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.19%) IIS
11 7 (1.19%) CMS
11 7 (1.19%) Escenic
11 7 (1.19%) Adobe CQ
12 5 (0.85%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
13 4 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
14 3 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.06%) SPSS
3 5 (0.85%) Mathematica
4 4 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.34%) MS Office
5 2 (0.34%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (2.72%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.68%) SiteCatalyst
2 4 (0.68%) RMDS
3 3 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.53%) PaaS
5 8 (1.36%) GitHub
6 6 (1.02%) IaaS
6 6 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.02%) SaaS
7 3 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.17%) Heroku
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.04%) Internet
2 11 (1.87%) SAN
3 10 (1.70%) HTTP
4 7 (1.19%) WAN
4 7 (1.19%) SNMP
5 5 (0.85%) LAN
5 5 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (0.68%) Multicast
6 4 (0.68%) FCoE
6 4 (0.68%) NAS
6 4 (0.68%) Firewall
6 4 (0.68%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.68%) DNS
6 4 (0.68%) SSL
7 3 (0.51%) MPLS
7 3 (0.51%) VPN
8 2 (0.34%) LDAP
8 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.34%) Packet Switching
8 2 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (63.50%) Big Data
2 180 (30.56%) NoSQL
3 157 (26.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 155 (26.32%) Apache Hive
5 148 (25.13%) MongoDB
6 93 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
7 87 (14.77%) HBase
8 80 (13.58%) MySQL
9 75 (12.73%) SQL Server
10 54 (9.17%) Relational Database
11 43 (7.30%) Data Mining
12 34 (5.77%) DB2
13 32 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 32 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 28 (4.75%) CouchDB
14 28 (4.75%) Couchbase
15 27 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 24 (4.07%) QlikView
16 24 (4.07%) Sqoop
16 24 (4.07%) Riak
Development Applications
1 38 (6.45%) JIRA
2 32 (5.43%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.24%) Hudson
4 23 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 23 (3.90%) Maven
5 19 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
6 16 (2.72%) Eclipse
7 15 (2.55%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.04%) JUnit
9 11 (1.87%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.70%) Mockito
10 10 (1.70%) Subversion
10 10 (1.70%) Selenium
11 6 (1.02%) PHPUnit
12 5 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.68%) YourKit
14 3 (0.51%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.51%) ClearCase
14 3 (0.51%) Ant
14 3 (0.51%) ERwin
General
1 72 (12.22%) Finance
2 41 (6.96%) Banking
3 38 (6.45%) Marketing
4 21 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.23%) Retail
6 16 (2.72%) Games
7 10 (1.70%) Advertising
8 8 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.19%) Publishing
10 6 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Front Office
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 245 (41.60%) Developer
2 125 (21.22%) Architect
3 96 (16.30%) Java Developer
4 54 (9.17%) Hadoop Developer
5 49 (8.32%) Analyst
6 45 (7.64%) Data Architect
7 44 (7.47%) Senior Developer
8 33 (5.60%) Data Scientist
9 32 (5.43%) Big Data Developer
10 28 (4.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 27 (4.58%) Lead Architect
12 24 (4.07%) Data Analyst
13 23 (3.90%) Big Data Architect
14 21 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
15 19 (3.23%) Consultant
16 17 (2.89%) Scala Developer
17 16 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
18 15 (2.55%) Technical Architect
18 15 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
19 14 (2.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (18.85%) MapReduce
2 67 (11.38%) Spring
3 54 (9.17%) Web Services
4 51 (8.66%) Kafka
5 41 (6.96%) XML
6 40 (6.79%) Hibernate
7 32 (5.43%) HTML
8 29 (4.92%) .NET
9 28 (4.75%) LAMP
10 26 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
11 25 (4.24%) CSS
12 22 (3.74%) J2EE
13 20 (3.40%) Ruby on Rails
13 20 (3.40%) jQuery
14 18 (3.06%) RESTful
15 16 (2.72%) XSD
16 14 (2.38%) SOAP
16 14 (2.38%) Middleware
17 13 (2.21%) HTML5
17 13 (2.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.70%) Open Source
2 47 (7.98%) Computer Science
3 44 (7.47%) Visualisation
4 32 (5.43%) Mathematics
5 31 (5.26%) Statistics
6 15 (2.55%) Data Integration
7 10 (1.70%) Physics
8 7 (1.19%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.85%) Grid Computing
9 5 (0.85%) Clustering
10 4 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.68%) Economics
10 4 (0.68%) Social Network
10 4 (0.68%) Online Games
10 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.51%) Derivative
11 3 (0.51%) Replication
12 2 (0.34%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.34%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 136 (23.09%) Linux
2 45 (7.64%) UNIX
3 27 (4.58%) Debian
4 23 (3.90%) Windows
5 22 (3.74%) CentOS
6 12 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.36%) Android
8 7 (1.19%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.68%) Solaris
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.17%) Fedora
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (28.01%) Analytics
2 93 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 77 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (12.39%) ETL
5 63 (10.70%) TDD
6 62 (10.53%) DevOps
7 56 (9.51%) Data Modelling
8 53 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (8.83%) Scrum
10 49 (8.32%) E-Commerce
11 33 (5.60%) OO
11 33 (5.60%) Data Analysis
12 31 (5.26%) Data Architecture
13 30 (5.09%) BDD
13 30 (5.09%) Data Analytics
14 28 (4.75%) Machine Learning
15 24 (4.07%) OOP
16 23 (3.90%) UML
16 23 (3.90%) Project Management
17 22 (3.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 283 (48.05%) Java
2 150 (25.47%) SQL
3 122 (20.71%) Python
4 86 (14.60%) Scala
5 59 (10.02%) R
6 50 (8.49%) Perl
7 46 (7.81%) Ruby
8 40 (6.79%) JavaScript
9 37 (6.28%) PHP
10 36 (6.11%) C#
11 34 (5.77%) Bash Shell
12 30 (5.09%) C++
13 25 (4.24%) C
14 16 (2.72%) Clojure
15 15 (2.55%) MATLAB
16 14 (2.38%) Shell Script
17 13 (2.21%) Groovy
18 8 (1.36%) PHP5
19 7 (1.19%) PowerShell
20 5 (0.85%) F#
Qualifications
1 69 (11.71%) Degree
2 40 (6.79%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.57%) PhD
5 19 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.34%) MCT
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) CISSP
8 1 (0.17%) PMP
8 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) MBA
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.38%) QA
2 6 (1.02%) SLA
3 5 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (5.77%) HDFS
2 14 (2.38%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (1.02%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.68%) SRDF
5 4 (0.68%) NFS
6 2 (0.34%) Varnish
6 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.17%) Xen
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 56 (9.51%) Puppet
2 48 (8.15%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (6.96%) Oozie
4 22 (3.74%) Nagios
5 21 (3.57%) Salt
6 19 (3.23%) ZABBIX
6 19 (3.23%) Cacti
7 8 (1.36%) Ambari
8 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.34%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.34%) Ansible
9 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.17%) Foglight
9 1 (0.17%) SCCM
9 1 (0.17%) SCOM
9 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 114 (19.35%) Oracle
2 55 (9.34%) Tableau
3 47 (7.98%) Microsoft
4 39 (6.62%) Teradata
5 32 (5.43%) Rackspace
6 25 (4.24%) Google
6 25 (4.24%) Cloudera
6 25 (4.24%) Red Hat
7 23 (3.90%) Business Objects
8 19 (3.23%) Talend
9 18 (3.06%) Netezza
10 17 (2.89%) IBM
10 17 (2.89%) Informatica
10 17 (2.89%) Omniture
11 16 (2.72%) Sybase
11 16 (2.72%) Vertica
12 13 (2.21%) JBoss
13 12 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
14 10 (1.70%) Ab Initio
14 10 (1.70%) SAP
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Excellent Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London, The City
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £500 per day 6 mths
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £600 - £900 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago