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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 299 351 446
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +95
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 319 223 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.46% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.92% 2.04% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 192 85
Average daily rate
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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 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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
10925 10934 11236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.38% 22.38% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6888 6896 6609
Average daily rate £400 £400 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 192 272
Average hourly rate £31.00 £31.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.58 £17.50 £15.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%

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 2 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 2 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 +50 249 £550 +10.00% 90
South East +15 25 £550 +69.23% 17
West Midlands -5 14 £500 -
East of England - 12 £285 - 18
South West -26 9 £450 - 4
North West -3 8 £575 +37.31% 8
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 3
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Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 394 (64.91%) Big Data
2 273 (44.98%) Java
3 185 (30.48%) NoSQL
4 181 (29.82%) Analytics
5 161 (26.52%) Apache Hive
6 160 (26.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 160 (26.36%) SQL
7 153 (25.21%) MongoDB
8 119 (19.60%) Python
9 115 (18.95%) Linux
10 111 (18.29%) Oracle
10 111 (18.29%) MapReduce
11 108 (17.79%) Apache Pig
12 107 (17.63%) Data Warehouse
13 106 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
14 95 (15.65%) Scala
15 93 (15.32%) HBase
16 79 (13.01%) SQL Server
17 77 (12.69%) Finance
18 76 (12.52%) MySQL
19 75 (12.36%) ETL
20 74 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
21 71 (11.70%) Open Source
22 70 (11.53%) TDD
23 68 (11.20%) Spring
23 68 (11.20%) SAS
24 64 (10.54%) Degree
25 63 (10.38%) Data Modelling
26 61 (10.05%) Visualisation
26 61 (10.05%) Oozie

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 108 (17.79%) Apache Pig
2 68 (11.20%) SAS
3 53 (8.73%) Apache
4 39 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (2.64%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.47%) WebSphere
7 14 (2.31%) Confluence
8 12 (1.98%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.65%) MQSeries
10 9 (1.48%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.48%) Node.js
11 7 (1.15%) Escenic
11 7 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
11 7 (1.15%) CMS
11 7 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
12 6 (0.99%) IIS
13 4 (0.66%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.66%) Drupal
13 4 (0.66%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 27 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.97%) SPSS
3 5 (0.82%) Mathematica
3 5 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.49%) MS Office
5 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.33%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.16%) Weka
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.64%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.49%) RMDS
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.16%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.43%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.81%) PaaS
5 8 (1.32%) GitHub
5 8 (1.32%) SaaS
6 7 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (0.99%) IaaS
8 4 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.33%) Heroku
9 2 (0.33%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.16%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.64%) Internet
2 12 (1.98%) SAN
3 9 (1.48%) WAN
4 8 (1.32%) SNMP
5 7 (1.15%) LAN
6 6 (0.99%) HTTP
6 6 (0.99%) DNS
6 6 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (0.82%) LDAP
8 4 (0.66%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (0.66%) Firewall
8 4 (0.66%) SSL
8 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.66%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.49%) DHCP
9 3 (0.49%) VPN
9 3 (0.49%) IPv6
9 3 (0.49%) MPLS
9 3 (0.49%) NAS
9 3 (0.49%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (64.91%) Big Data
2 185 (30.48%) NoSQL
3 161 (26.52%) Apache Hive
4 160 (26.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 153 (25.21%) MongoDB
6 107 (17.63%) Data Warehouse
7 93 (15.32%) HBase
8 79 (13.01%) SQL Server
9 76 (12.52%) MySQL
10 58 (9.56%) Relational Database
11 45 (7.41%) DB2
12 42 (6.92%) Couchbase
13 40 (6.59%) Data Mining
13 40 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 37 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 36 (5.93%) Riak
16 28 (4.61%) Mahout
16 28 (4.61%) CouchDB
17 27 (4.45%) RDBMS
17 27 (4.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 32 (5.27%) Jenkins
2 28 (4.61%) JIRA
3 26 (4.28%) Maven
4 24 (3.95%) Git (software)
4 24 (3.95%) Hudson
5 15 (2.47%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (2.47%) JUnit
6 14 (2.31%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.14%) Mockito
8 12 (1.98%) Eclipse
9 11 (1.81%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.65%) Selenium
11 9 (1.48%) Subversion
12 6 (0.99%) PHPUnit
13 5 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (0.66%) ClearCase
14 4 (0.66%) Ant
15 3 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (0.49%) ERwin
15 3 (0.49%) MSBuild
General
1 77 (12.69%) Finance
2 53 (8.73%) Banking
3 39 (6.43%) Marketing
4 27 (4.45%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.46%) Retail
6 10 (1.65%) Games
7 9 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.32%) Advertising
9 6 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.82%) Publishing
11 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.49%) Front Office
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Electronics
12 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 260 (42.83%) Developer
2 155 (25.54%) Architect
3 97 (15.98%) Java Developer
4 58 (9.56%) Data Architect
5 53 (8.73%) Hadoop Developer
6 47 (7.74%) Senior Developer
7 44 (7.25%) Analyst
8 31 (5.11%) Data Scientist
9 29 (4.78%) Big Data Developer
10 26 (4.28%) Big Data Architect
10 26 (4.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 24 (3.95%) Lead Architect
11 24 (3.95%) Scala Developer
12 22 (3.62%) Enterprise Architect
13 21 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (3.46%) Data Analyst
14 19 (3.13%) Consultant
15 18 (2.97%) Senior Java Developer
16 16 (2.64%) Data Consultant
17 15 (2.47%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.20%) Spring
2 54 (8.90%) Web Services
3 51 (8.40%) Kafka
4 45 (7.41%) XML
5 42 (6.92%) Cascading
6 38 (6.26%) HTML
7 36 (5.93%) Hibernate
8 33 (5.44%) .NET
9 28 (4.61%) LAMP
10 23 (3.79%) HTML5
11 22 (3.62%) J2EE
11 22 (3.62%) RabbitMQ
12 21 (3.46%) CSS
13 19 (3.13%) RESTful
13 19 (3.13%) jQuery
14 18 (2.97%) JSON
15 17 (2.80%) Middleware
16 16 (2.64%) XSD
17 15 (2.47%) SOAP
18 14 (2.31%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.70%) Open Source
2 61 (10.05%) Visualisation
3 36 (5.93%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.61%) Statistics
5 26 (4.28%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.31%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.15%) Clustering
8 6 (0.99%) Economics
8 6 (0.99%) Social Network
8 6 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.82%) Derivative
9 5 (0.82%) Grid Computing
9 5 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.66%) Replication
10 4 (0.66%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.66%) Taxonomies
10 4 (0.66%) Mashup
10 4 (0.66%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 115 (18.95%) Linux
2 39 (6.43%) UNIX
3 23 (3.79%) CentOS
4 19 (3.13%) Windows
4 19 (3.13%) Debian
5 8 (1.32%) Android
6 7 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.49%) Solaris
9 3 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.49%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (29.82%) Analytics
2 111 (18.29%) MapReduce
3 106 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (12.36%) ETL
5 74 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (11.53%) TDD
7 63 (10.38%) Data Modelling
8 55 (9.06%) Scrum
9 52 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 48 (7.91%) DevOps
11 44 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (5.77%) BDD
13 34 (5.60%) Data Architecture
13 34 (5.60%) OO
14 28 (4.61%) Data Analysis
15 26 (4.28%) Data Analytics
16 25 (4.12%) Unit Testing
17 24 (3.95%) OOP
17 24 (3.95%) Project Management
18 23 (3.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 273 (44.98%) Java
2 160 (26.36%) SQL
3 119 (19.60%) Python
4 95 (15.65%) Scala
5 50 (8.24%) R
6 47 (7.74%) Perl
7 41 (6.75%) JavaScript
8 37 (6.10%) Ruby
8 37 (6.10%) Bash Shell
9 36 (5.93%) C#
10 35 (5.77%) PHP
11 32 (5.27%) C++
12 29 (4.78%) C
13 16 (2.64%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.31%) Clojure
15 12 (1.98%) Groovy
15 12 (1.98%) MATLAB
16 8 (1.32%) PHP5
17 7 (1.15%) PowerShell
18 6 (0.99%) sed
Qualifications
1 64 (10.54%) Degree
2 34 (5.60%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.46%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.64%) DV Cleared
5 15 (2.47%) PhD
6 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.66%) MCT
8 2 (0.33%) PMP
8 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.33%) MCSE
9 1 (0.16%) MCSD
9 1 (0.16%) CISSP
9 1 (0.16%) CITP
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.16%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.16%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.31%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) SLA
3 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (7.08%) HDFS
2 26 (4.28%) Apache Flume
3 19 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (1.32%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.49%) SRDF
7 3 (0.49%) NFS
8 2 (0.33%) Varnish
8 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.33%) Xen
8 2 (0.33%) KVM
8 2 (0.33%) GPFS
9 1 (0.16%) Docker
9 1 (0.16%) vCloud
9 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (10.05%) Oozie
2 43 (7.08%) Puppet
3 41 (6.75%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (3.46%) Salt
5 19 (3.13%) Ambari
5 19 (3.13%) Nagios
6 18 (2.97%) ZABBIX
7 17 (2.80%) Cacti
8 3 (0.49%) SCCM
8 3 (0.49%) SCOM
8 3 (0.49%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.49%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.49%) Ansible
9 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.33%) Foglight
9 2 (0.33%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.33%) YUM
9 2 (0.33%) Chukwa
10 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 111 (18.29%) Oracle
2 58 (9.56%) Tableau
3 55 (9.06%) Microsoft
4 46 (7.58%) Teradata
5 29 (4.78%) Google
6 26 (4.28%) Netezza
6 26 (4.28%) Rackspace
6 26 (4.28%) Red Hat
7 25 (4.12%) Cloudera
8 24 (3.95%) Informatica
9 21 (3.46%) Sybase
9 21 (3.46%) Hortonworks
10 20 (3.29%) Business Objects
11 18 (2.97%) IBM
12 17 (2.80%) Omniture
13 16 (2.64%) MapR
14 15 (2.47%) Talend
15 14 (2.31%) Vertica
15 14 (2.31%) JBoss
16 9 (1.48%) Cisco
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Aston Carter
Rate: 750+
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £260.00 - £280.00 per day
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
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City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
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London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £900.00 per day
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