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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 222 377 386
Rank change year-on-year
+155 +9
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 506 185 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.00% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.79% 1.72% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 141 112
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £363 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - -
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
10555 10782 9985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.92% 22.83% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7135 6789 6222
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 248 248
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.46 £15.50 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +135 392 £525 +5.00% 91
South East +12 41 £500 - 4
East of England +3 21 £450 +20.00% 11
North West +6 19 £475 -9.52% 10
West Midlands -6 10 £438 +75.00% 1
South West -18 9 £400 +16.36% 3
Yorkshire -5 7 £438 +75.20% 6
East Midlands - 4 £525 - 4
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 557 (69.19%) Big Data
2 349 (43.35%) Java
3 254 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
4 234 (29.07%) SQL
5 225 (27.95%) Apache Hive
6 214 (26.58%) NoSQL
7 194 (24.10%) Python
8 191 (23.73%) Analytics
9 184 (22.86%) Linux
10 181 (22.48%) MongoDB
11 165 (20.50%) Oracle
12 158 (19.63%) Data Warehouse
13 147 (18.26%) Business Intelligence
14 145 (18.01%) Apache Cassandra
14 145 (18.01%) Scala
14 145 (18.01%) MapReduce
15 136 (16.89%) Apache Spark
16 122 (15.16%) HBase
17 120 (14.91%) ETL
18 118 (14.66%) Finance
18 118 (14.66%) TDD
19 110 (13.66%) Banking
20 106 (13.17%) Apache Pig
21 103 (12.80%) Open Source
22 102 (12.67%) Data Modelling
23 90 (11.18%) SQL Server
23 90 (11.18%) UNIX
24 89 (11.06%) Apache
25 85 (10.56%) Visualisation
26 84 (10.43%) Degree

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 136 (16.89%) Apache Spark
2 106 (13.17%) Apache Pig
3 89 (11.06%) Apache
4 69 (8.57%) SAS
5 65 (8.07%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (2.86%) Node.js
7 21 (2.61%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.37%) Apache Solr
8 11 (1.37%) JBoss
9 10 (1.24%) Oracle Coherence
10 8 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.75%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.75%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.75%) Confluence
12 5 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.50%) IIS
14 3 (0.37%) Magnolia
14 3 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.11%) SPSS
3 6 (0.75%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) MS Office
5 1 (0.12%) Weka
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.25%) RMDS
3 2 (0.25%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.12%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.12%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 71 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (2.36%) Amazon S3
4 17 (2.11%) Amazon EMR
5 16 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (1.49%) PaaS
8 8 (0.99%) GitHub
8 8 (0.99%) IaaS
9 6 (0.75%) SaaS
9 6 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.25%) Heroku
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.12%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 1 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.24%) Internet
2 11 (1.37%) SAN
3 10 (1.24%) WAN
4 9 (1.12%) LAN
4 9 (1.12%) LDAP
5 8 (0.99%) DHCP
5 8 (0.99%) Kerberos
5 8 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.99%) VPN
6 7 (0.87%) NAS
6 7 (0.87%) SNMP
7 6 (0.75%) HTTP
7 6 (0.75%) Firewall
7 6 (0.75%) AMQP
7 6 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (0.62%) DNS
9 4 (0.50%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.50%) FCoE
9 4 (0.50%) Multicast
10 3 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 557 (69.19%) Big Data
2 225 (27.95%) Apache Hive
3 214 (26.58%) NoSQL
4 181 (22.48%) MongoDB
5 158 (19.63%) Data Warehouse
6 145 (18.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 122 (15.16%) HBase
8 90 (11.18%) SQL Server
9 62 (7.70%) MySQL
10 51 (6.34%) Relational Database
11 50 (6.21%) Riak
12 44 (5.47%) Couchbase
12 44 (5.47%) CouchDB
13 42 (5.22%) DB2
14 41 (5.09%) Sqoop
15 37 (4.60%) Redis
15 37 (4.60%) Mahout
16 35 (4.35%) QlikView
17 31 (3.85%) MarkLogic
17 31 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (6.46%) Jenkins
2 46 (5.71%) Maven
3 42 (5.22%) Git (software)
4 26 (3.23%) Hudson
5 22 (2.73%) JIRA
5 22 (2.73%) JUnit
6 19 (2.36%) Cucumber
7 17 (2.11%) Mockito
8 14 (1.74%) Subversion
9 12 (1.49%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
11 10 (1.24%) Artifactory
12 8 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (0.99%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.75%) Selenium
14 5 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.62%) RSpec
14 5 (0.62%) Ant
15 3 (0.37%) PyUnit
15 3 (0.37%) Mercurial
General
1 118 (14.66%) Finance
2 110 (13.66%) Banking
3 48 (5.96%) Investment Banking
4 35 (4.35%) Marketing
5 29 (3.60%) Games
6 28 (3.48%) Retail
7 20 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.74%) Publishing
9 13 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.61%) Front Office
10 11 (1.37%) Legal
11 9 (1.12%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.99%) Electronics
12 8 (0.99%) Law
13 3 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.25%) Back Office
14 2 (0.25%) Advertising
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 303 (37.64%) Developer
2 229 (28.45%) Architect
3 100 (12.42%) Java Developer
4 76 (9.44%) Data Architect
5 57 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
5 57 (7.08%) Big Data Developer
6 54 (6.71%) Hadoop Developer
7 53 (6.58%) Analyst
8 46 (5.71%) Senior Developer
9 42 (5.22%) Big Data Architect
10 38 (4.72%) Data Scientist
11 36 (4.47%) Scala Developer
12 29 (3.60%) Enterprise Architect
13 25 (3.11%) Consultant
14 23 (2.86%) Data Analyst
15 19 (2.36%) Lead Architect
16 18 (2.24%) DevOps Architect
17 17 (2.11%) DevOps Engineer
17 17 (2.11%) Administrator
17 17 (2.11%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (9.94%) Web Services
2 57 (7.08%) HTML
3 50 (6.21%) Spring
4 45 (5.59%) .NET
5 39 (4.84%) Kafka
6 38 (4.72%) XML
7 35 (4.35%) Cascading
8 33 (4.10%) J2EE
9 32 (3.98%) REST
10 27 (3.35%) HTML5
11 24 (2.98%) LAMP
12 23 (2.86%) Hibernate
13 20 (2.48%) AngularJS
14 19 (2.36%) JSON
15 18 (2.24%) SOAP
15 18 (2.24%) CSS
15 18 (2.24%) Akka
16 17 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
17 15 (1.86%) Apache Avro
18 14 (1.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 103 (12.80%) Open Source
2 85 (10.56%) Visualisation
3 77 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (7.70%) Algorithms
5 60 (7.45%) Computer Science
6 52 (6.46%) Statistics
7 28 (3.48%) Data Integration
8 25 (3.11%) Data Structures
9 24 (2.98%) Mathematics
10 21 (2.61%) Credit Risk
10 21 (2.61%) Online Games
11 18 (2.24%) Derivative
12 16 (1.99%) Market Risk
12 16 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (1.86%) Economics
14 14 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (1.61%) Clustering
16 12 (1.49%) Grid Computing
17 11 (1.37%) Fixed Income
17 11 (1.37%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 184 (22.86%) Linux
2 90 (11.18%) UNIX
3 31 (3.85%) Windows
4 30 (3.73%) CentOS
5 23 (2.86%) Debian
5 23 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 7 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.50%) Solaris
8 3 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.37%) Android
8 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (23.73%) Analytics
3 147 (18.26%) Business Intelligence
4 145 (18.01%) MapReduce
5 120 (14.91%) ETL
6 118 (14.66%) TDD
7 102 (12.67%) Data Modelling
8 82 (10.19%) Scrum
9 73 (9.07%) Continuous Integration
10 64 (7.95%) OO
11 63 (7.83%) DevOps
12 51 (6.34%) BDD
13 43 (5.34%) Software Engineering
14 38 (4.72%) Mentoring
15 35 (4.35%) Data Architecture
16 31 (3.85%) OOP
16 31 (3.85%) E-Commerce
17 30 (3.73%) TOGAF
17 30 (3.73%) Big Data Analytics
18 29 (3.60%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 349 (43.35%) Java
2 234 (29.07%) SQL
3 194 (24.10%) Python
4 145 (18.01%) Scala
5 58 (7.20%) JavaScript
6 57 (7.08%) Bash Shell
7 55 (6.83%) Ruby
8 54 (6.71%) C#
8 54 (6.71%) Perl
9 51 (6.34%) R
10 49 (6.09%) C++
11 47 (5.84%) PHP
12 29 (3.60%) PL/SQL
13 26 (3.23%) Shell Script
14 17 (2.11%) C
15 15 (1.86%) Clojure
15 15 (1.86%) MATLAB
16 13 (1.61%) Golang
16 13 (1.61%) sed
16 13 (1.61%) AWK
Qualifications
1 84 (10.43%) Degree
2 23 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 8 (0.99%) PhD
5 7 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.50%) CITP
6 4 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
6 4 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.37%) MCT
7 3 (0.37%) PMP
7 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.25%) MCPD
8 2 (0.25%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.12%) APMP
9 1 (0.12%) CISSP
9 1 (0.12%) MCSE
9 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.12%) MCSD
9 1 (0.12%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.23%) QA
2 5 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.50%) SLA
4 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.25%) Basel III
System Software
1 80 (9.94%) HDFS
2 51 (6.34%) Apache Flume
3 39 (4.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 16 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (1.12%) Docker
7 4 (0.50%) Xen
7 4 (0.50%) NFS
7 4 (0.50%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.50%) SRDF
7 4 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.50%) KVM
8 3 (0.37%) vCloud
9 2 (0.25%) Varnish
9 2 (0.25%) GPFS
10 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 71 (8.82%) Puppet
2 67 (8.32%) Oozie
3 61 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (3.98%) Nagios
4 32 (3.98%) ZABBIX
5 27 (3.35%) Hadoop YARN
6 26 (3.23%) Ambari
7 25 (3.11%) Salt
8 22 (2.73%) Ansible
9 20 (2.48%) Cacti
10 10 (1.24%) Mesos
11 9 (1.12%) Kibana
11 9 (1.12%) logstash
12 6 (0.75%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.62%) Ganglia
14 3 (0.37%) yum
15 2 (0.25%) SCCM
15 2 (0.25%) SCOM
15 2 (0.25%) SCVMM
15 2 (0.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 165 (20.50%) Oracle
2 59 (7.33%) Tableau
3 58 (7.20%) Teradata
4 53 (6.58%) Microsoft
5 41 (5.09%) Hortonworks
6 38 (4.72%) Informatica
7 36 (4.47%) Cloudera
8 34 (4.22%) Netezza
9 28 (3.48%) Red Hat
10 26 (3.23%) MapR
11 25 (3.11%) Sybase
12 24 (2.98%) Business Objects
12 24 (2.98%) Rackspace
13 21 (2.61%) SAP
14 19 (2.36%) Splunk
15 16 (1.99%) VMware
16 15 (1.86%) IBM
16 15 (1.86%) HP
17 14 (1.74%) Google
18 13 (1.61%) Vertica
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