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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 283 350 453
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +103
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 334 217 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.08% 2.05% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 193 84
Average daily rate
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£550 £475 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £372 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +0.12%
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
10842 10571 11274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.31% 22.07% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6818 6665 6707
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 152 186 279
Average hourly rate £28.00 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £51.00 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

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 21 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 21 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 +58 260 £550 +10.00% 79
South East +17 28 £508 +56.15% 9
West Midlands +1 15 £525 -
East of England - 11 £375 - 12
South West -28 10 £450 - 6
North West +5 8 £575 +37.31% 12
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 392 (65.01%) Big Data
2 276 (45.77%) Java
3 187 (31.01%) NoSQL
4 176 (29.19%) Analytics
5 159 (26.37%) Apache Hive
6 157 (26.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 155 (25.70%) SQL
8 152 (25.21%) MongoDB
9 121 (20.07%) Python
10 118 (19.57%) Linux
11 111 (18.41%) MapReduce
12 110 (18.24%) Apache Pig
13 107 (17.74%) Oracle
14 105 (17.41%) Data Warehouse
15 101 (16.75%) Business Intelligence
16 94 (15.59%) Scala
17 89 (14.76%) HBase
18 80 (13.27%) MySQL
19 79 (13.10%) SQL Server
20 77 (12.77%) Finance
21 73 (12.11%) ETL
21 73 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
22 72 (11.94%) Open Source
23 70 (11.61%) TDD
24 69 (11.44%) Spring
25 68 (11.28%) SAS
26 66 (10.95%) Degree
27 64 (10.61%) Data Modelling
28 60 (9.95%) Relational Database
29 58 (9.62%) Visualisation

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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
1 110 (18.24%) Apache Pig
2 68 (11.28%) SAS
3 52 (8.62%) Apache
4 38 (6.30%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (2.65%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.49%) WebSphere
7 14 (2.32%) Confluence
8 13 (2.16%) Node.js
9 12 (1.99%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.66%) MQSeries
11 9 (1.49%) WebLogic
12 7 (1.16%) CMS
12 7 (1.16%) Escenic
12 7 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
13 6 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
13 6 (1.00%) IIS
14 5 (0.83%) Drupal
15 4 (0.66%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.66%) Apache ServiceMix
15 4 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 27 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.99%) SPSS
3 5 (0.83%) Mathematica
3 5 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) MS Office
5 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) Weka
6 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.17%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.65%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.50%) RMDS
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.17%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.82%) PaaS
5 8 (1.33%) GitHub
5 8 (1.33%) SaaS
6 7 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (1.00%) IaaS
8 4 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.33%) Heroku
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.17%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.49%) Internet
2 12 (1.99%) SAN
3 8 (1.33%) SNMP
3 8 (1.33%) WAN
4 7 (1.16%) HTTP
5 6 (1.00%) LAN
5 6 (1.00%) DNS
5 6 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (0.83%) LDAP
7 4 (0.66%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (0.66%) Firewall
7 4 (0.66%) SSL
7 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.66%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.50%) DHCP
8 3 (0.50%) VPN
8 3 (0.50%) IPv6
8 3 (0.50%) MPLS
8 3 (0.50%) NAS
8 3 (0.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (65.01%) Big Data
2 187 (31.01%) NoSQL
3 159 (26.37%) Apache Hive
4 157 (26.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 152 (25.21%) MongoDB
6 105 (17.41%) Data Warehouse
7 89 (14.76%) HBase
8 80 (13.27%) MySQL
9 79 (13.10%) SQL Server
10 60 (9.95%) Relational Database
11 44 (7.30%) DB2
12 41 (6.80%) Couchbase
13 39 (6.47%) Data Mining
13 39 (6.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 35 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 33 (5.47%) Riak
16 29 (4.81%) CouchDB
17 28 (4.64%) RDBMS
17 28 (4.64%) Mahout
18 25 (4.15%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 32 (5.31%) Jenkins
2 29 (4.81%) JIRA
3 25 (4.15%) Maven
4 24 (3.98%) Git (software)
4 24 (3.98%) Hudson
5 16 (2.65%) Talend Open Studio
6 15 (2.49%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.32%) JUnit
8 12 (1.99%) Eclipse
8 12 (1.99%) Mockito
9 11 (1.82%) TeamCity
9 11 (1.82%) Selenium
10 9 (1.49%) Subversion
11 6 (1.00%) PHPUnit
12 5 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.66%) ClearCase
13 4 (0.66%) Ant
14 3 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.50%) ERwin
14 3 (0.50%) MSBuild
General
1 77 (12.77%) Finance
2 50 (8.29%) Banking
3 40 (6.63%) Marketing
4 24 (3.98%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.48%) Retail
6 11 (1.82%) Games
7 8 (1.33%) Advertising
7 8 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.83%) Publishing
9 3 (0.50%) Front Office
9 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.33%) Electronics
10 2 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 255 (42.29%) Developer
2 153 (25.37%) Architect
3 100 (16.58%) Java Developer
4 56 (9.29%) Data Architect
5 53 (8.79%) Hadoop Developer
6 47 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 43 (7.13%) Analyst
8 32 (5.31%) Data Scientist
9 26 (4.31%) Big Data Developer
9 26 (4.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 24 (3.98%) Lead Architect
10 24 (3.98%) Big Data Architect
11 21 (3.48%) Scala Developer
12 20 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (3.32%) Data Analyst
13 19 (3.15%) Consultant
13 19 (3.15%) Enterprise Architect
13 19 (3.15%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (2.82%) DevOps Engineer
15 16 (2.65%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (11.44%) Spring
2 56 (9.29%) Web Services
3 51 (8.46%) Kafka
4 45 (7.46%) XML
5 40 (6.63%) Cascading
6 38 (6.30%) HTML
6 38 (6.30%) Hibernate
7 33 (5.47%) .NET
8 28 (4.64%) LAMP
9 24 (3.98%) RabbitMQ
10 23 (3.81%) J2EE
11 22 (3.65%) CSS
11 22 (3.65%) HTML5
12 21 (3.48%) jQuery
13 20 (3.32%) RESTful
14 18 (2.99%) JSON
15 17 (2.82%) Middleware
16 16 (2.65%) SOAP
16 16 (2.65%) XSD
16 16 (2.65%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 72 (11.94%) Open Source
2 58 (9.62%) Visualisation
3 37 (6.14%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.98%) Statistics
5 22 (3.65%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.32%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.16%) Clustering
8 6 (1.00%) Physics
8 6 (1.00%) Social Network
8 6 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.83%) Grid Computing
9 5 (0.83%) Derivative
10 4 (0.66%) Online Games
10 4 (0.66%) Mashup
10 4 (0.66%) Taxonomies
10 4 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.66%) Replication
10 4 (0.66%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 118 (19.57%) Linux
2 42 (6.97%) UNIX
3 23 (3.81%) CentOS
4 20 (3.32%) Debian
5 19 (3.15%) Windows
6 8 (1.33%) Android
7 7 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.16%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.50%) Solaris
10 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.50%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (29.19%) Analytics
2 111 (18.41%) MapReduce
3 101 (16.75%) Business Intelligence
4 73 (12.11%) ETL
4 73 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (11.61%) TDD
6 64 (10.61%) Data Modelling
7 55 (9.12%) Scrum
8 52 (8.62%) E-Commerce
8 52 (8.62%) DevOps
9 44 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (5.47%) BDD
10 33 (5.47%) OO
11 32 (5.31%) Data Architecture
12 30 (4.98%) Data Analysis
13 27 (4.48%) Data Analytics
14 24 (3.98%) Unit Testing
14 24 (3.98%) OOP
14 24 (3.98%) Project Management
15 23 (3.81%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 276 (45.77%) Java
2 155 (25.70%) SQL
3 121 (20.07%) Python
4 94 (15.59%) Scala
5 51 (8.46%) R
6 48 (7.96%) Perl
7 40 (6.63%) JavaScript
8 39 (6.47%) Ruby
9 37 (6.14%) PHP
10 36 (5.97%) C++
11 35 (5.80%) Bash Shell
12 34 (5.64%) C#
13 28 (4.64%) C
14 16 (2.65%) MATLAB
15 15 (2.49%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.49%) Clojure
16 13 (2.16%) Groovy
17 8 (1.33%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.33%) PHP5
18 5 (0.83%) sed
Qualifications
1 66 (10.95%) Degree
2 35 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.82%) PhD
5 16 (2.65%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.16%) 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 (0.17%) MCSD
9 1 (0.17%) CISSP
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.32%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) SLA
3 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (6.63%) HDFS
2 24 (3.98%) Apache Flume
3 16 (2.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (1.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.50%) SRDF
7 3 (0.50%) 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 (0.17%) Docker
9 1 (0.17%) vCloud
9 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (9.29%) Oozie
2 46 (7.63%) Puppet
3 43 (7.13%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (3.48%) Salt
5 20 (3.32%) Nagios
6 18 (2.99%) ZABBIX
6 18 (2.99%) Cacti
7 16 (2.65%) Ambari
8 3 (0.50%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.50%) Ansible
8 3 (0.50%) SCCM
8 3 (0.50%) SCOM
8 3 (0.50%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.33%) Foglight
9 2 (0.33%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.33%) YUM
9 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.33%) Chukwa
10 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 107 (17.74%) Oracle
2 58 (9.62%) Tableau
3 54 (8.96%) Microsoft
4 40 (6.63%) Teradata
5 28 (4.64%) Rackspace
5 28 (4.64%) Google
6 26 (4.31%) Red Hat
7 24 (3.98%) Cloudera
8 21 (3.48%) Netezza
8 21 (3.48%) Business Objects
9 20 (3.32%) Sybase
9 20 (3.32%) Informatica
10 18 (2.99%) Hortonworks
11 17 (2.82%) Omniture
11 17 (2.82%) IBM
12 16 (2.65%) Talend
13 14 (2.32%) JBoss
14 13 (2.16%) MapR
15 12 (1.99%) Vertica
16 9 (1.49%) HP
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
dsp
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £260.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 - £235.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £900.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £500 - £700 per month
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago