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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 323 356 429
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +73
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 299 226 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.47% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 2.07% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 189 90
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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 £375 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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
10768 10900 11120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.61% 22.60% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6898 6918 6448
Average daily rate £400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 187 301
Average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £32.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -7.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 September 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 September 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 +51 249 £550 +15.78% 66
South East +15 16 £588 +75.37% 21
East of England - 13 £318 - 6
West Midlands -9 9 £550 - 2
South West -39 7 £450 - 4
North West -5 5 £538 +28.35% 9
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 408 (65.18%) Big Data
2 273 (43.61%) Java
3 192 (30.67%) NoSQL
4 188 (30.03%) Analytics
5 173 (27.64%) Apache Hive
6 165 (26.36%) SQL
7 164 (26.20%) MongoDB
8 160 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
9 159 (25.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 122 (19.49%) Python
11 116 (18.53%) Linux
12 115 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
12 115 (18.37%) MapReduce
13 113 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
14 112 (17.89%) Oracle
15 110 (17.57%) Apache Pig
16 103 (16.45%) HBase
17 97 (15.50%) Scala
18 88 (14.06%) SQL Server
19 82 (13.10%) ETL
20 77 (12.30%) Finance
21 76 (12.14%) Open Source
22 75 (11.98%) MySQL
23 74 (11.82%) TDD
24 70 (11.18%) Visualisation
25 69 (11.02%) SAS
26 68 (10.86%) Oozie
27 66 (10.54%) Data Modelling
27 66 (10.54%) Spring
28 60 (9.58%) Scrum

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 110 (17.57%) Apache Pig
2 69 (11.02%) SAS
3 52 (8.31%) Apache
4 39 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.24%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.24%) Confluence
7 11 (1.76%) WebLogic
7 11 (1.76%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.60%) MQSeries
9 8 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
10 7 (1.12%) CMS
10 7 (1.12%) Node.js
10 7 (1.12%) Adobe CQ
10 7 (1.12%) Escenic
11 5 (0.80%) IIS
12 4 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.64%) Magnolia
12 4 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
12 4 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.04%) SPSS
3 5 (0.80%) Mathematica
4 4 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.48%) 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 (2.56%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.48%) RMDS
2 3 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.16%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.76%) PaaS
5 9 (1.44%) GitHub
6 8 (1.28%) SaaS
7 7 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.12%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.96%) IaaS
9 5 (0.80%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.32%) Heroku
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.16%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.19%) Internet
2 10 (1.60%) SAN
3 9 (1.44%) WAN
4 7 (1.12%) LAN
4 7 (1.12%) SNMP
5 6 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (0.96%) DNS
6 5 (0.80%) LDAP
6 5 (0.80%) HTTP
6 5 (0.80%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.64%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.48%) NAS
8 3 (0.48%) SSL
8 3 (0.48%) IPv6
8 3 (0.48%) DHCP
8 3 (0.48%) Firewall
8 3 (0.48%) FCoE
8 3 (0.48%) Multicast
9 2 (0.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 408 (65.18%) Big Data
2 192 (30.67%) NoSQL
3 173 (27.64%) Apache Hive
4 164 (26.20%) MongoDB
5 159 (25.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 115 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
7 103 (16.45%) HBase
8 88 (14.06%) SQL Server
9 75 (11.98%) MySQL
10 59 (9.42%) Relational Database
11 48 (7.67%) Couchbase
12 45 (7.19%) DB2
13 42 (6.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 41 (6.55%) Riak
15 37 (5.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 35 (5.59%) Data Mining
17 34 (5.43%) Mahout
18 31 (4.95%) Sqoop
19 28 (4.47%) QlikView
19 28 (4.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (4.95%) Jenkins
2 27 (4.31%) JIRA
3 25 (3.99%) Git (software)
3 25 (3.99%) Maven
4 20 (3.19%) Hudson
5 15 (2.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (2.40%) JUnit
6 13 (2.08%) Cucumber
6 13 (2.08%) Mockito
7 11 (1.76%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.44%) Subversion
8 9 (1.44%) TeamCity
8 9 (1.44%) Selenium
9 6 (0.96%) PHPUnit
9 6 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.64%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.64%) Ant
11 3 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.48%) ERwin
11 3 (0.48%) MSBuild
General
1 77 (12.30%) Finance
2 60 (9.58%) Banking
3 37 (5.91%) Marketing
4 30 (4.79%) Investment Banking
5 22 (3.51%) Retail
6 9 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.44%) Games
7 8 (1.28%) Advertising
8 6 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.64%) Publishing
10 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.48%) Front Office
11 2 (0.32%) Electronics
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 256 (40.89%) Developer
2 171 (27.32%) Architect
3 91 (14.54%) Java Developer
4 61 (9.74%) Data Architect
5 50 (7.99%) Hadoop Developer
6 47 (7.51%) Senior Developer
7 46 (7.35%) Analyst
8 33 (5.27%) Data Scientist
9 30 (4.79%) Big Data Developer
10 28 (4.47%) Big Data Architect
11 26 (4.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 25 (3.99%) Enterprise Architect
13 24 (3.83%) Data Analyst
14 23 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (3.35%) Lead Architect
15 21 (3.35%) Scala Developer
16 20 (3.19%) Consultant
17 19 (3.04%) Technical Architect
18 17 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
18 17 (2.72%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (10.54%) Spring
2 53 (8.47%) Kafka
3 50 (7.99%) XML
4 49 (7.83%) Web Services
5 43 (6.87%) Cascading
6 40 (6.39%) HTML
6 40 (6.39%) .NET
7 35 (5.59%) Hibernate
8 26 (4.15%) HTML5
8 26 (4.15%) LAMP
9 21 (3.35%) CSS
10 20 (3.19%) RESTful
10 20 (3.19%) Middleware
11 19 (3.04%) J2EE
11 19 (3.04%) JSON
12 18 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (2.88%) jQuery
13 16 (2.56%) XSD
14 15 (2.40%) SOAP
15 14 (2.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.14%) Open Source
2 70 (11.18%) Visualisation
3 59 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 30 (4.79%) Statistics
6 26 (4.15%) Mathematics
7 13 (2.08%) Data Integration
8 9 (1.44%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.28%) User Experience
10 7 (1.12%) Clustering
10 7 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.96%) Social Network
11 6 (0.96%) Credit Risk
11 6 (0.96%) Economics
12 5 (0.80%) Derivative
12 5 (0.80%) Applied Mathematics
12 5 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.80%) Grid Computing
13 4 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 116 (18.53%) Linux
2 39 (6.23%) UNIX
3 22 (3.51%) Windows
4 21 (3.35%) CentOS
5 17 (2.72%) Debian
6 9 (1.44%) Android
7 8 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.48%) Solaris
10 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.48%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (30.03%) Analytics
2 160 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (18.37%) MapReduce
4 113 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
5 82 (13.10%) ETL
6 74 (11.82%) TDD
7 66 (10.54%) Data Modelling
8 60 (9.58%) Scrum
9 51 (8.15%) E-Commerce
10 42 (6.71%) DevOps
10 42 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (5.91%) BDD
11 37 (5.91%) OO
12 35 (5.59%) Data Architecture
13 29 (4.63%) Data Analysis
14 27 (4.31%) Unit Testing
14 27 (4.31%) Data Analytics
15 26 (4.15%) Mentoring
16 24 (3.83%) Pair Programming
16 24 (3.83%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 273 (43.61%) Java
2 165 (26.36%) SQL
3 122 (19.49%) Python
4 97 (15.50%) Scala
5 48 (7.67%) R
6 47 (7.51%) Perl
7 41 (6.55%) JavaScript
7 41 (6.55%) Bash Shell
8 39 (6.23%) C#
9 36 (5.75%) PHP
10 34 (5.43%) Ruby
11 33 (5.27%) C++
12 28 (4.47%) C
13 17 (2.72%) Shell Script
14 15 (2.40%) Clojure
15 12 (1.92%) Groovy
16 11 (1.76%) MATLAB
17 8 (1.28%) sed
17 8 (1.28%) AWK
17 8 (1.28%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 59 (9.42%) Degree
2 33 (5.27%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.40%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.08%) PhD
6 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.64%) MCT
8 2 (0.32%) PMP
8 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.32%) MCSE
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.16%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.16%) CITP
9 1 (0.16%) MCSD
9 1 (0.16%) CISSP
9 1 (0.16%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.24%) QA
2 4 (0.64%) SLA
3 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 48 (7.67%) HDFS
2 32 (5.11%) Apache Flume
3 24 (3.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.12%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.48%) SRDF
7 3 (0.48%) NFS
8 2 (0.32%) GPFS
8 2 (0.32%) Docker
8 2 (0.32%) KVM
8 2 (0.32%) Varnish
8 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.32%) Xen
9 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 68 (10.86%) Oozie
2 39 (6.23%) Puppet
3 37 (5.91%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (3.83%) Ambari
5 19 (3.04%) Salt
6 17 (2.72%) Nagios
7 16 (2.56%) ZABBIX
8 15 (2.40%) Cacti
9 4 (0.64%) Ansible
10 3 (0.48%) SCCM
10 3 (0.48%) SCOM
10 3 (0.48%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.48%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.32%) Chukwa
11 2 (0.32%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.32%) YUM
11 2 (0.32%) Foglight
11 2 (0.32%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 112 (17.89%) Oracle
2 60 (9.58%) Tableau
3 56 (8.95%) Microsoft
4 50 (7.99%) Teradata
5 30 (4.79%) Cloudera
6 29 (4.63%) Hortonworks
7 28 (4.47%) Netezza
8 27 (4.31%) Informatica
8 27 (4.31%) Google
9 24 (3.83%) Red Hat
10 23 (3.67%) Sybase
11 22 (3.51%) Rackspace
12 20 (3.19%) MapR
12 20 (3.19%) Business Objects
13 17 (2.72%) Omniture
13 17 (2.72%) IBM
14 15 (2.40%) Talend
15 14 (2.24%) JBoss
16 11 (1.76%) Vertica
17 9 (1.44%) HP
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £610 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: £320 to £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Montash
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago