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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 218 335 353
Rank change year-on-year
+117 +18
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 463 226 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.59% 2.22% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 165 139
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£525 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £700 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £488 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £52.50
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
10090 10180 9142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.19% 22.25% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6588 6296 5611
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 173 211
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 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
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 27 February 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 +80 340 £550 +4.76% 109
South East -7 44 £450 -25.00% 13
North West +5 24 £500 +29.03% 6
West Midlands +13 21 £463 - 4
East of England +16 13 £600 +41.17% 5
East Midlands - 10 £500 - 3
Yorkshire - 4 £438 - 3
South West -28 3 £438 +11.11% 5
North East - - - -
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 573 (65.34%) Big Data
2 425 (48.46%) Java
3 323 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
4 242 (27.59%) SQL
5 240 (27.37%) Apache Hive
6 222 (25.31%) Python
7 210 (23.95%) Linux
8 200 (22.81%) Analytics
9 198 (22.58%) Oracle
10 187 (21.32%) MongoDB
10 187 (21.32%) NoSQL
11 163 (18.59%) Apache Spark
12 155 (17.67%) Scala
13 153 (17.45%) Data Warehouse
14 152 (17.33%) MapReduce
15 145 (16.53%) Finance
16 135 (15.39%) ETL
16 135 (15.39%) HBase
17 132 (15.05%) Business Intelligence
18 129 (14.71%) Banking
19 128 (14.60%) Data Modelling
20 127 (14.48%) Scrum
20 127 (14.48%) Apache Cassandra
20 127 (14.48%) Apache Pig
21 126 (14.37%) TDD
22 122 (13.91%) Open Source
23 107 (12.20%) HDFS
24 104 (11.86%) UNIX
25 93 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
26 92 (10.49%) Apache

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 163 (18.59%) Apache Spark
2 127 (14.48%) Apache Pig
3 92 (10.49%) Apache
4 66 (7.53%) Elasticsearch
5 65 (7.41%) SAS
6 31 (3.53%) Node.js
7 23 (2.62%) Confluence
8 17 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 16 (1.82%) WebLogic
10 15 (1.71%) JBoss
11 13 (1.48%) Apache Solr
12 11 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
13 9 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
14 8 (0.91%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.68%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.57%) IIS
17 4 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 3 (0.34%) CMS
18 3 (0.34%) SharePoint
19 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (1.37%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.14%) SPSS
3 4 (0.46%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.34%) Weka
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.34%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.11%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.11%) RMDS
3 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 62 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (2.17%) Amazon EMR
4 18 (2.05%) Amazon S3
5 17 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (1.03%) PaaS
8 5 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.57%) GitHub
8 5 (0.57%) SaaS
9 4 (0.46%) IaaS
9 4 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.31%) Internet
2 17 (1.94%) AMQP
3 11 (1.25%) Network Security
4 10 (1.14%) Kerberos
5 7 (0.80%) SAN
5 7 (0.80%) LAN
5 7 (0.80%) WAN
5 7 (0.80%) HTTP
5 7 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.80%) VPN
5 7 (0.80%) NAS
6 6 (0.68%) Firewall
6 6 (0.68%) DHCP
7 5 (0.57%) LDAP
8 4 (0.46%) SNA
8 4 (0.46%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.46%) FCoE
8 4 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.46%) Multicast
9 3 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 573 (65.34%) Big Data
2 240 (27.37%) Apache Hive
3 187 (21.32%) MongoDB
3 187 (21.32%) NoSQL
4 153 (17.45%) Data Warehouse
5 135 (15.39%) HBase
6 127 (14.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 85 (9.69%) SQL Server
8 51 (5.82%) Relational Database
9 49 (5.59%) MySQL
9 49 (5.59%) Sqoop
10 48 (5.47%) Impala
11 44 (5.02%) CouchDB
12 42 (4.79%) Data Mining
13 38 (4.33%) Oracle Database
14 37 (4.22%) QlikView
15 34 (3.88%) RDBMS
16 31 (3.53%) Redis
16 31 (3.53%) Riak
17 30 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (7.07%) Jenkins
2 49 (5.59%) Git (software)
3 42 (4.79%) Maven
3 42 (4.79%) JIRA
4 25 (2.85%) JUnit
5 24 (2.74%) Subversion
5 24 (2.74%) Cucumber
6 21 (2.39%) Hudson
7 20 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (2.28%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.48%) Artifactory
9 12 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
9 12 (1.37%) Mockito
10 11 (1.25%) Ant
11 10 (1.14%) Mercurial
11 10 (1.14%) Gradle
12 9 (1.03%) Selenium
13 8 (0.91%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 145 (16.53%) Finance
2 129 (14.71%) Banking
3 53 (6.04%) Investment Banking
4 40 (4.56%) Retail
5 35 (3.99%) Games
6 29 (3.31%) Marketing
7 24 (2.74%) Front Office
8 21 (2.39%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.37%) Publishing
11 11 (1.25%) Legal
12 10 (1.14%) Electronics
13 8 (0.91%) Law
14 6 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
15 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.46%) Back Office
17 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 344 (39.22%) Developer
2 215 (24.52%) Architect
3 122 (13.91%) Java Developer
4 84 (9.58%) Hadoop Developer
5 79 (9.01%) Data Architect
6 62 (7.07%) Analyst
7 57 (6.50%) Big Data Developer
8 53 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
9 52 (5.93%) Senior Developer
10 49 (5.59%) Big Data Architect
11 41 (4.68%) Data Scientist
12 40 (4.56%) Scala Developer
13 39 (4.45%) Consultant
14 31 (3.53%) Data Analyst
15 27 (3.08%) Administrator
16 24 (2.74%) Data Consultant
17 21 (2.39%) Big Data Consultant
18 18 (2.05%) DevOps Engineer
19 17 (1.94%) Senior Java Developer
19 17 (1.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (8.78%) Web Services
2 53 (6.04%) HTML
3 46 (5.25%) Kafka
4 44 (5.02%) J2EE
5 41 (4.68%) .NET
6 40 (4.56%) XML
7 36 (4.10%) REST
8 32 (3.65%) Spring
9 31 (3.53%) Cascading
10 30 (3.42%) Akka
11 28 (3.19%) JSON
12 26 (2.96%) SOAP
13 23 (2.62%) HTML5
13 23 (2.62%) Apache Avro
14 22 (2.51%) AngularJS
14 22 (2.51%) Java EE
15 21 (2.39%) JMS
16 20 (2.28%) RESTful
17 19 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
18 18 (2.05%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 122 (13.91%) Open Source
2 72 (8.21%) Visualisation
3 70 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (5.93%) Statistics
5 50 (5.70%) Computer Science
6 49 (5.59%) Algorithms
7 35 (3.99%) Data Integration
8 31 (3.53%) Mathematics
9 25 (2.85%) Credit Risk
9 25 (2.85%) Online Games
10 22 (2.51%) Market Risk
10 22 (2.51%) Derivative
11 21 (2.39%) Data Structures
12 18 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (1.71%) Social Media
14 13 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.48%) Fixed Income
14 13 (1.48%) Economics
14 13 (1.48%) Physics
15 12 (1.37%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 210 (23.95%) Linux
2 104 (11.86%) UNIX
3 56 (6.39%) Windows
4 29 (3.31%) CentOS
5 27 (3.08%) Ubuntu
6 22 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (2.28%) Debian
8 6 (0.68%) Solaris
9 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.23%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (22.81%) Analytics
3 152 (17.33%) MapReduce
4 135 (15.39%) ETL
5 132 (15.05%) Business Intelligence
6 128 (14.60%) Data Modelling
7 127 (14.48%) Scrum
8 126 (14.37%) TDD
9 93 (10.60%) Continuous Integration
10 87 (9.92%) OO
11 69 (7.87%) DevOps
12 54 (6.16%) Software Engineering
13 53 (6.04%) BDD
14 49 (5.59%) Mentoring
15 36 (4.10%) Functional Programming
16 35 (3.99%) Data Architecture
17 34 (3.88%) OOP
18 32 (3.65%) TOGAF
19 28 (3.19%) Multithreading
19 28 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 425 (48.46%) Java
2 242 (27.59%) SQL
3 222 (25.31%) Python
4 155 (17.67%) Scala
5 78 (8.89%) R
6 69 (7.87%) JavaScript
7 64 (7.30%) C#
8 59 (6.73%) Perl
9 55 (6.27%) Bash Shell
10 47 (5.36%) Ruby
11 46 (5.25%) PHP
12 39 (4.45%) C++
13 38 (4.33%) PL/SQL
14 34 (3.88%) Shell Script
15 29 (3.31%) MATLAB
16 22 (2.51%) Clojure
17 13 (1.48%) Golang
18 11 (1.25%) T-SQL
18 11 (1.25%) VBA
19 9 (1.03%) AWK
Qualifications
1 86 (9.81%) Degree
2 46 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.08%) DV Cleared
4 14 (1.60%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.48%) PhD
6 9 (1.03%) VCP4
7 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.57%) MCPD
9 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.46%) PMP
9 4 (0.46%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.34%) CITP
10 3 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.23%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.23%) MCT
12 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.11%) ISEB
12 1 (0.11%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.88%) QA
2 9 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.46%) Basel III
5 2 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 107 (12.20%) HDFS
2 56 (6.39%) Apache Flume
3 34 (3.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 17 (1.94%) Docker
5 12 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.46%) SRDF
7 4 (0.46%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.46%) NFS
7 4 (0.46%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.46%) Xen
7 4 (0.46%) KVM
8 2 (0.23%) vCloud
9 1 (0.11%) XenApp
9 1 (0.11%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 87 (9.92%) Puppet
2 56 (6.39%) Oozie
2 56 (6.39%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (4.33%) Nagios
4 35 (3.99%) Hadoop YARN
5 34 (3.88%) ZABBIX
6 30 (3.42%) Ansible
7 26 (2.96%) Salt
8 18 (2.05%) Cacti
9 14 (1.60%) Ambari
9 14 (1.60%) Vagrant
10 10 (1.14%) Mesos
11 9 (1.03%) Graphite
12 8 (0.91%) Kibana
12 8 (0.91%) logstash
13 3 (0.34%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.34%) Ganglia
14 2 (0.23%) Munin
14 2 (0.23%) OpenView
14 2 (0.23%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 198 (22.58%) Oracle
2 60 (6.84%) Tableau
3 51 (5.82%) Cloudera
4 43 (4.90%) Teradata
5 37 (4.22%) Informatica
6 35 (3.99%) Red Hat
6 35 (3.99%) Hortonworks
7 31 (3.53%) Microsoft
8 30 (3.42%) Splunk
9 26 (2.96%) SAP
10 25 (2.85%) Business Objects
11 20 (2.28%) IBM
11 20 (2.28%) Rackspace
12 19 (2.17%) VMware
12 19 (2.17%) Netezza
13 18 (2.05%) Sybase
14 17 (1.94%) HP
15 16 (1.82%) Vertica
16 15 (1.71%) Atlassian
17 14 (1.60%) MapR
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