The first table below looks at the demand for Mahout 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 Mahout over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Mahout
Rank 550 507 567
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +60
Contract jobs citing Mahout 7 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.035% 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.062% 0.16% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
Average daily rate £550 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11219 9368 11063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.85% 21.69% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7173 5842 6414
Average daily rate £390 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 195 228
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.31 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Mahout
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Mahout
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mahout across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Mahout Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mahout
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mahout across the England region.

Mahout Daily Rate Trend in England

Mahout
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mahout across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Mahout Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mahout
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 Mahout within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -42 7 £550 +10.00% 9
Mahout
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Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mahout 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 Mahout.

1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 8 (100.00%) HBase
1 8 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
2 7 (87.50%) Machine Learning
3 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (62.50%) Apache Pig
5 4 (50.00%) Physics
5 4 (50.00%) R
5 4 (50.00%) Statistics
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) C++
5 4 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (50.00%) SAS
5 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (37.50%) Kafka
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
6 3 (37.50%) Sqoop
6 3 (37.50%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (37.50%) Oozie
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (25.00%) Couchbase
7 2 (25.00%) Visualisation

Mahout
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mahout 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 Mahout. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Pig
2 4 (50.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 8 (100.00%) HBase
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (37.50%) Sqoop
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (25.00%) Couchbase
4 2 (25.00%) Redis
4 2 (25.00%) Riak
4 2 (25.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Vectorwise
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) InfiniDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (37.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Machine Learning
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Physics
3 4 (50.00%) Statistics
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Clustering
5 1 (12.50%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Research
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) R
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
2 2 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Netezza
2 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Infobright
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata