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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 280 374 479
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +105
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 311 178 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.38% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.97% 1.76% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 153 66
Average daily rate
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£525 £465 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £340 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £401 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +14.42%
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
10466 10113 11094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.21% 21.70% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6580 6308 6678
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 £260
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 154 201 278
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £51.30 £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 1 August 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 August 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 +61 233 £550 +15.78% 72
South East +18 33 £520 +177.33% 13
East of England - 14 £375 - 7
West Midlands - 13 £525 -
South West - 9 £450 - 4
North West - 7 £463 - 6
East Midlands - 3 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 3
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Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 381 (63.61%) Big Data
2 290 (48.41%) Java
3 183 (30.55%) NoSQL
4 176 (29.38%) Analytics
5 158 (26.38%) Apache Hive
6 157 (26.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 156 (26.04%) SQL
8 148 (24.71%) MongoDB
9 137 (22.87%) Linux
10 130 (21.70%) Python
11 118 (19.70%) Apache Pig
12 114 (19.03%) MapReduce
13 113 (18.86%) Oracle
14 95 (15.86%) Data Warehouse
14 95 (15.86%) Business Intelligence
15 90 (15.03%) HBase
16 87 (14.52%) Scala
17 82 (13.69%) MySQL
18 75 (12.52%) SQL Server
18 75 (12.52%) SAS
18 75 (12.52%) Agile Software Development
19 73 (12.19%) ETL
19 73 (12.19%) Finance
20 72 (12.02%) Degree
21 68 (11.35%) Spring
22 66 (11.02%) Open Source
23 65 (10.85%) R
24 64 (10.68%) TDD
25 62 (10.35%) DevOps
26 60 (10.02%) Puppet

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (19.70%) Apache Pig
2 75 (12.52%) SAS
3 49 (8.18%) Apache
4 38 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (2.84%) WebSphere
5 17 (2.84%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.50%) Node.js
7 14 (2.34%) Confluence
8 12 (2.00%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.67%) MQSeries
10 9 (1.50%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.34%) IIS
12 7 (1.17%) CMS
12 7 (1.17%) Escenic
12 7 (1.17%) Adobe CQ
13 6 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (0.83%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.67%) Apache ServiceMix
16 3 (0.50%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 27 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.17%) SPSS
3 5 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.83%) Mathematica
4 3 (0.50%) MS Office
5 2 (0.33%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (2.67%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.83%) RMDS
3 4 (0.67%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.67%) PaaS
5 8 (1.34%) GitHub
6 7 (1.17%) SaaS
7 6 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (1.00%) IaaS
7 6 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.17%) Heroku
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.17%) SAN
2 12 (2.00%) Internet
3 11 (1.84%) HTTP
4 8 (1.34%) WAN
5 7 (1.17%) SNMP
5 7 (1.17%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (1.00%) LAN
7 5 (0.83%) NAS
7 5 (0.83%) DNS
7 5 (0.83%) FCoE
7 5 (0.83%) Multicast
8 4 (0.67%) Firewall
8 4 (0.67%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.67%) SSL
9 3 (0.50%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.50%) VPN
9 3 (0.50%) MPLS
10 2 (0.33%) Wireless
10 2 (0.33%) IPsec
10 2 (0.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (63.61%) Big Data
2 183 (30.55%) NoSQL
3 158 (26.38%) Apache Hive
4 157 (26.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 148 (24.71%) MongoDB
6 95 (15.86%) Data Warehouse
7 90 (15.03%) HBase
8 82 (13.69%) MySQL
9 75 (12.52%) SQL Server
10 54 (9.02%) Relational Database
11 43 (7.18%) Data Mining
12 34 (5.68%) DB2
13 31 (5.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 31 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 29 (4.84%) Couchbase
15 28 (4.67%) CouchDB
16 26 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (4.17%) Riak
18 23 (3.84%) Sqoop
19 22 (3.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (6.34%) JIRA
2 32 (5.34%) Jenkins
3 25 (4.17%) Hudson
4 23 (3.84%) Git (software)
4 23 (3.84%) Maven
5 19 (3.17%) Talend Open Studio
6 16 (2.67%) Eclipse
7 15 (2.50%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.00%) JUnit
9 11 (1.84%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.67%) Mockito
10 10 (1.67%) Selenium
10 10 (1.67%) Subversion
11 6 (1.00%) PHPUnit
12 5 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.67%) YourKit
14 3 (0.50%) ClearCase
14 3 (0.50%) Ant
14 3 (0.50%) ERwin
14 3 (0.50%) MSBuild
General
1 73 (12.19%) Finance
2 41 (6.84%) Banking
3 38 (6.34%) Marketing
4 21 (3.51%) Investment Banking
5 20 (3.34%) Retail
6 17 (2.84%) Games
7 10 (1.67%) Advertising
8 8 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.17%) Publishing
10 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.33%) Front Office
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 244 (40.73%) Developer
2 130 (21.70%) Architect
3 98 (16.36%) Java Developer
4 53 (8.85%) Hadoop Developer
5 50 (8.35%) Analyst
6 47 (7.85%) Data Architect
7 46 (7.68%) Senior Developer
8 36 (6.01%) Data Scientist
9 29 (4.84%) Big Data Developer
10 28 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 27 (4.51%) Lead Architect
12 25 (4.17%) Data Analyst
13 22 (3.67%) Big Data Architect
14 20 (3.34%) DevOps Engineer
15 18 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
16 17 (2.84%) Consultant
16 17 (2.84%) Scala Developer
17 16 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
18 15 (2.50%) Technical Architect
18 15 (2.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (19.03%) MapReduce
2 68 (11.35%) Spring
3 56 (9.35%) Web Services
4 51 (8.51%) Kafka
5 43 (7.18%) XML
6 40 (6.68%) Hibernate
7 33 (5.51%) HTML
8 30 (5.01%) .NET
9 29 (4.84%) LAMP
10 26 (4.34%) RabbitMQ
11 25 (4.17%) CSS
12 21 (3.51%) jQuery
12 21 (3.51%) J2EE
13 20 (3.34%) Ruby on Rails
14 19 (3.17%) RESTful
15 16 (2.67%) XSD
16 15 (2.50%) JSON
16 15 (2.50%) SOAP
16 15 (2.50%) Middleware
17 13 (2.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.02%) Open Source
2 48 (8.01%) Visualisation
3 47 (7.85%) Computer Science
4 33 (5.51%) Statistics
5 32 (5.34%) Mathematics
6 16 (2.67%) Data Integration
7 10 (1.67%) Physics
8 6 (1.00%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.83%) Grid Computing
9 5 (0.83%) Clustering
10 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.67%) Online Games
10 4 (0.67%) Social Network
10 4 (0.67%) Economics
10 4 (0.67%) Derivative
11 3 (0.50%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.50%) Replication
11 3 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 137 (22.87%) Linux
2 45 (7.51%) UNIX
3 27 (4.51%) Debian
4 25 (4.17%) Windows
5 24 (4.01%) CentOS
6 12 (2.00%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.34%) Android
8 7 (1.17%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.83%) Solaris
11 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (29.38%) Analytics
2 95 (15.86%) Business Intelligence
3 75 (12.52%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (12.19%) ETL
5 64 (10.68%) TDD
6 62 (10.35%) DevOps
7 57 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 54 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (8.68%) Scrum
10 50 (8.35%) E-Commerce
11 35 (5.84%) Data Analysis
12 33 (5.51%) OO
12 33 (5.51%) Data Architecture
13 31 (5.18%) Data Analytics
14 30 (5.01%) Machine Learning
15 29 (4.84%) BDD
16 24 (4.01%) Project Management
16 24 (4.01%) OOP
17 23 (3.84%) UML
18 22 (3.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 290 (48.41%) Java
2 156 (26.04%) SQL
3 130 (21.70%) Python
4 87 (14.52%) Scala
5 65 (10.85%) R
6 52 (8.68%) Perl
7 47 (7.85%) Ruby
8 41 (6.84%) JavaScript
9 38 (6.34%) PHP
9 38 (6.34%) C#
10 36 (6.01%) C++
11 34 (5.68%) Bash Shell
12 27 (4.51%) C
13 19 (3.17%) MATLAB
14 15 (2.50%) Shell Script
14 15 (2.50%) Clojure
15 13 (2.17%) Groovy
16 8 (1.34%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.34%) PHP5
17 6 (1.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 72 (12.02%) Degree
2 40 (6.68%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.01%) PhD
4 23 (3.84%) SC Cleared
5 19 (3.17%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.33%) MCT
7 2 (0.33%) PMP
7 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) CISSP
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
8 1 (0.17%) MBA
8 1 (0.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.34%) QA
2 6 (1.00%) SLA
3 5 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (5.68%) HDFS
2 15 (2.50%) Apache Flume
3 9 (1.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.17%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.83%) NFS
5 5 (0.83%) SRDF
6 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.33%) KVM
7 2 (0.33%) GPFS
7 2 (0.33%) Varnish
7 2 (0.33%) Xen
7 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (10.02%) Puppet
2 50 (8.35%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (7.01%) Oozie
4 22 (3.67%) Nagios
5 21 (3.51%) Salt
6 19 (3.17%) ZABBIX
6 19 (3.17%) Cacti
7 9 (1.50%) Ambari
8 2 (0.33%) Ansible
8 2 (0.33%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.33%) YUM
8 2 (0.33%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.33%) SCCM
8 2 (0.33%) SCOM
8 2 (0.33%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.17%) Foglight
9 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 113 (18.86%) Oracle
2 54 (9.02%) Tableau
3 50 (8.35%) Microsoft
4 37 (6.18%) Teradata
5 32 (5.34%) Rackspace
6 27 (4.51%) Red Hat
7 26 (4.34%) Google
8 24 (4.01%) Cloudera
9 23 (3.84%) Business Objects
10 19 (3.17%) Talend
11 18 (3.01%) IBM
11 18 (3.01%) Netezza
11 18 (3.01%) Omniture
12 17 (2.84%) Informatica
13 16 (2.67%) Sybase
14 15 (2.50%) Vertica
15 13 (2.17%) JBoss
16 11 (1.84%) MicroStrategy
17 10 (1.67%) Hortonworks
17 10 (1.67%) Ab Initio
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