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 2015 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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 187 298 360
Rank change year-on-year
+111 +62
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 648 323 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.20% 0.63% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.30% 2.92% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 226 195
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£550 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £694 £750 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £375 £410
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £41.78 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.78 - £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
12231 11064 10968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.74% 21.62% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8159 6975 6922
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 161 197
Average hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £13.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.22 £52.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

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 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Hadoop Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2015. 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 +78 463 £575 +4.54% 145
South East +29 74 £438 -15.86% 22
East of England +32 39 £475 +66.66% 11
Yorkshire - 25 £475 - 6
South West +5 15 £429 -4.72% 12
North West -20 15 £506 -11.95% 7
Midlands +8 5 £500 -
West Midlands -3 5 £450 -10.00% 12
East Midlands -1 4 £450 - 3
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 682 (61.00%) Big Data
2 575 (51.43%) Java
3 439 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
4 278 (24.87%) Apache Spark
5 268 (23.97%) Apache Hive
6 262 (23.43%) Linux
7 260 (23.26%) SQL
8 231 (20.66%) Python
9 227 (20.30%) Oracle
10 224 (20.04%) Finance
11 220 (19.68%) TDD
12 216 (19.32%) Scala
13 196 (17.53%) MongoDB
14 189 (16.91%) Banking
15 187 (16.73%) HBase
16 178 (15.92%) Analytics
17 170 (15.21%) Data Warehouse
18 169 (15.12%) NoSQL
19 166 (14.85%) MapReduce
20 161 (14.40%) Scrum
21 154 (13.77%) JavaScript
22 148 (13.24%) Apache Cassandra
22 148 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
23 139 (12.43%) Apache Pig
24 135 (12.08%) Data Modelling
24 135 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
24 135 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
25 134 (11.99%) R
26 127 (11.36%) Open Source
26 127 (11.36%) UNIX

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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
1 278 (24.87%) Apache Spark
2 139 (12.43%) Apache Pig
3 118 (10.55%) Apache
4 79 (7.07%) Node.js
5 76 (6.80%) SAS
6 57 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
7 51 (4.56%) Confluence
8 46 (4.11%) Apache Solr
9 45 (4.03%) Tomcat
10 27 (2.42%) WebSphere
11 25 (2.24%) Oracle Coherence
12 15 (1.34%) WebLogic
13 14 (1.25%) nginx
13 14 (1.25%) OpenStack
14 13 (1.16%) Mule
15 12 (1.07%) IIS
16 11 (0.98%) CMS
17 10 (0.89%) JBoss
18 9 (0.81%) Mule ESB
19 8 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.34%) SPSS
3 5 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.18%) MS Office
7 1 (0.089%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.089%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.54%) RMDS
2 6 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.27%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.18%) Unica
5 1 (0.089%) Magento
5 1 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 148 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (5.64%) Cloud Computing
3 56 (5.01%) IaaS
4 24 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.89%) GitHub
8 5 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (0.45%) PaaS
9 4 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.27%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.089%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.089%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.089%) SaaS
12 1 (0.089%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.089%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.089%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.22%) Internet
2 25 (2.24%) SAN
3 15 (1.34%) DNS
3 15 (1.34%) LDAP
4 14 (1.25%) HTTP
4 14 (1.25%) Firewall
5 13 (1.16%) Kerberos
6 12 (1.07%) LAN
6 12 (1.07%) WAN
6 12 (1.07%) NAS
6 12 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (0.98%) SSL
8 9 (0.81%) AMQP
9 8 (0.72%) SMTP
9 8 (0.72%) VPN
10 6 (0.54%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.54%) VLAN
10 6 (0.54%) iSCSI
10 6 (0.54%) FCoE
10 6 (0.54%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 682 (61.00%) Big Data
2 268 (23.97%) Apache Hive
3 196 (17.53%) MongoDB
4 187 (16.73%) HBase
5 170 (15.21%) Data Warehouse
6 169 (15.12%) NoSQL
7 148 (13.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 112 (10.02%) SQL Server
9 108 (9.66%) Impala
10 46 (4.11%) Relational Database
11 45 (4.03%) Data Mining
12 44 (3.94%) MySQL
13 41 (3.67%) QlikView
14 38 (3.40%) Oracle Database
15 34 (3.04%) Redis
16 33 (2.95%) Sqoop
16 33 (2.95%) RDBMS
17 32 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
18 27 (2.42%) Oracle BI EE
19 21 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 88 (7.87%) JIRA
2 87 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 56 (5.01%) Cucumber
4 52 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 40 (3.58%) Subversion
6 38 (3.40%) IntelliJ
7 36 (3.22%) Maven
8 34 (3.04%) Selenium
9 33 (2.95%) Spock
9 33 (2.95%) Geb
10 27 (2.42%) JUnit
11 20 (1.79%) Eclipse
12 19 (1.70%) Mockito
13 18 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (1.52%) Gradle
15 16 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 14 (1.25%) TeamCity
17 13 (1.16%) Mercurial
18 12 (1.07%) Ant
19 10 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 224 (20.04%) Finance
2 189 (16.91%) Banking
3 72 (6.44%) Investment Banking
4 36 (3.22%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.50%) Retail
6 21 (1.88%) Games
7 20 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.79%) Marketing
8 18 (1.61%) Publishing
9 10 (0.89%) Front Office
10 8 (0.72%) Electronics
11 6 (0.54%) Legal
12 4 (0.36%) Advertising
12 4 (0.36%) Law
13 3 (0.27%) Automotive
14 2 (0.18%) Military
14 2 (0.18%) French Language
14 2 (0.18%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.089%) German Language
Job Titles
1 461 (41.23%) Developer
2 232 (20.75%) Architect
3 187 (16.73%) Java Developer
4 140 (12.52%) Hadoop Developer
5 86 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 75 (6.71%) Analyst
7 73 (6.53%) Technical Architect
8 63 (5.64%) Data Architect
9 50 (4.47%) Administrator
10 49 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
10 49 (4.38%) Big Data Developer
11 44 (3.94%) Data Scientist
12 41 (3.67%) Consultant
13 39 (3.49%) Big Data Architect
14 37 (3.31%) Data Analyst
15 36 (3.22%) Digital Architect
16 34 (3.04%) Scala Developer
17 33 (2.95%) Senior Java Developer
18 26 (2.33%) Digital Technical Architect
19 23 (2.06%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (10.20%) Spring
2 88 (7.87%) RESTful
2 88 (7.87%) Kafka
3 78 (6.98%) Web Services
4 73 (6.53%) HTML
5 70 (6.26%) AngularJS
6 62 (5.55%) .NET
7 56 (5.01%) J2EE
8 51 (4.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 48 (4.29%) HTML5
10 45 (4.03%) Apache Camel
11 41 (3.67%) Akka
12 39 (3.49%) JSON
13 38 (3.40%) JAX-RS
14 37 (3.31%) REST
14 37 (3.31%) Hibernate
15 35 (3.13%) Grails
16 34 (3.04%) jQuery
17 33 (2.95%) Spring Boot
18 32 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 120 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (7.78%) Visualisation
3 52 (4.65%) Credit Risk
4 42 (3.76%) Data Integration
4 42 (3.76%) Statistics
5 38 (3.40%) Algorithms
6 33 (2.95%) Computer Science
7 31 (2.77%) Market Risk
8 25 (2.24%) User Experience
9 23 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.61%) Mathematics
11 17 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (1.52%) Data Structures
12 15 (1.34%) Replication
13 11 (0.98%) Management Information System
13 11 (0.98%) Derivative
14 10 (0.89%) Oracle Exalytics
15 9 (0.81%) Reference Data
16 8 (0.72%) DTV
16 8 (0.72%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 262 (23.43%) Linux
2 127 (11.36%) UNIX
3 61 (5.46%) Windows
4 55 (4.92%) CentOS
5 41 (3.67%) Ubuntu
6 31 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.89%) Solaris
8 9 (0.81%) AIX
9 6 (0.54%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (0.36%) Debian
10 4 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.27%) SUSE
12 2 (0.18%) zOS
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.089%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.089%) Android
13 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.089%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (39.27%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (19.68%) TDD
3 178 (15.92%) Analytics
4 166 (14.85%) MapReduce
5 161 (14.40%) Scrum
6 135 (12.08%) Data Modelling
6 135 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
6 135 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
7 127 (11.36%) Open Source
8 106 (9.48%) ETL
9 99 (8.86%) DevOps
10 80 (7.16%) BDD
11 76 (6.80%) OO
12 73 (6.53%) Machine Learning
13 69 (6.17%) E-Commerce
14 57 (5.10%) Data Management
15 56 (5.01%) Data Analysis
16 53 (4.74%) Software Engineering
17 52 (4.65%) Multithreading
18 51 (4.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 575 (51.43%) Java
2 260 (23.26%) SQL
3 231 (20.66%) Python
4 216 (19.32%) Scala
5 154 (13.77%) JavaScript
6 134 (11.99%) R
7 57 (5.10%) C#
8 52 (4.65%) C++
9 51 (4.56%) Bash Shell
9 51 (4.56%) Ruby
10 50 (4.47%) Groovy
11 41 (3.67%) Perl
12 37 (3.31%) Shell Script
13 33 (2.95%) T-SQL
14 31 (2.77%) PHP
15 30 (2.68%) C
16 19 (1.70%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.98%) MATLAB
18 10 (0.89%) PowerShell
19 9 (0.81%) Go
Qualifications
1 96 (8.59%) Security Cleared
2 59 (5.28%) Degree
3 49 (4.38%) SC Cleared
4 33 (2.95%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.98%) PhD
6 6 (0.54%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.18%) MCPD
8 2 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.089%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.089%) MCT
9 1 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.089%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.089%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.42%) Data Quality
2 19 (1.70%) QA
3 11 (0.98%) SLA
4 8 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.45%) Basel II
6 4 (0.36%) Basel III
7 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.18%) COBIT
8 2 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 124 (11.09%) HDFS
2 58 (5.19%) Apache Flume
3 47 (4.20%) Docker
4 33 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (1.79%) NFS
6 17 (1.52%) Active Directory
6 17 (1.52%) Hyper-V
7 15 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 12 (1.07%) SRDF
9 9 (0.81%) KVM
10 8 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.54%) Xen
11 6 (0.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 5 (0.45%) XenApp
12 5 (0.45%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.27%) vSphere
14 3 (0.27%) Varnish
14 3 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
15 1 (0.089%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 98 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
2 63 (5.64%) Puppet
3 54 (4.83%) Oozie
4 50 (4.47%) StatsD
5 27 (2.42%) Ansible
5 27 (2.42%) Mesos
6 17 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
7 12 (1.07%) Graphite
7 12 (1.07%) Rundeck
7 12 (1.07%) Nagios
8 11 (0.98%) Opsview
9 10 (0.89%) Vagrant
10 8 (0.72%) Ambari
11 6 (0.54%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.54%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.54%) logstash
11 6 (0.54%) Salt
11 6 (0.54%) EMC VPLEX
11 6 (0.54%) SnapMirror
11 6 (0.54%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 227 (20.30%) Oracle
2 97 (8.68%) Cloudera
3 89 (7.96%) Tableau
4 84 (7.51%) Teradata
5 56 (5.01%) Citrix
6 48 (4.29%) Apigee
6 48 (4.29%) Mashery
7 41 (3.67%) VMware
8 35 (3.13%) IBM
9 30 (2.68%) Informatica
9 30 (2.68%) Splunk
10 27 (2.42%) Red Hat
10 27 (2.42%) Microsoft
11 23 (2.06%) SAP
12 21 (1.88%) Cisco
12 21 (1.88%) HP
12 21 (1.88%) Netezza
13 19 (1.70%) Ab Initio
13 19 (1.70%) Google
14 17 (1.52%) Cognos
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