The table below looks at the statistics for MapReduce 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 MapReduce over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MapReduce
Rank 486 537 494
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -43
Contract jobs citing MapReduce 97 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.089% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.12% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 32 25
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£550 £525 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £432 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £823 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £513 -
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

MapReduce
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MapReduce across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MapReduce Jobs Demand Trend in England

MapReduce
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MapReduce Daily Rate Trend in England

MapReduce
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MapReduce across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MapReduce Daily Rate Histogram in England

MapReduce
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 MapReduce within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +34 67 £575 +9.52% 28
South East +4 15 £500 - 4
North West -11 9 £500 +17.64% 4
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
West Midlands -12 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
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MapReduce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MapReduce 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 MapReduce.

1 169 (90.37%) Hadoop
2 144 (77.01%) Big Data
3 121 (64.71%) Java
4 118 (63.10%) Apache Hive
5 79 (42.25%) Apache Pig
6 76 (40.64%) Apache Spark
7 67 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (34.76%) HBase
9 63 (33.69%) NoSQL
10 61 (32.62%) HDFS
11 56 (29.95%) Python
12 51 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 49 (26.20%) Analytics
14 48 (25.67%) Scala
15 45 (24.06%) Kafka
16 44 (23.53%) MongoDB
17 42 (22.46%) SQL
18 39 (20.86%) Linux
19 35 (18.72%) Oracle
20 34 (18.18%) R
20 34 (18.18%) Impala
21 33 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
22 32 (17.11%) Web Services
23 31 (16.58%) TDD
23 31 (16.58%) Hadoop YARN
24 29 (15.51%) Apache Flume
25 28 (14.97%) Cascading
25 28 (14.97%) OO
26 27 (14.44%) Oozie
27 26 (13.90%) Sqoop

MapReduce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MapReduce 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 MapReduce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 79 (42.25%) Apache Pig
2 76 (40.64%) Apache Spark
3 21 (11.23%) Apache
4 12 (6.42%) WebLogic
4 12 (6.42%) Confluence
5 11 (5.88%) SAS
6 7 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.14%) Zope
7 4 (2.14%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (2.14%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.60%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.07%) Node.js
10 1 (0.53%) Mule
10 1 (0.53%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (3.74%) SPSS
2 1 (0.53%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.53%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 33 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (11.76%) Amazon EMR
3 20 (10.70%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (6.42%) Amazon S3
5 11 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.60%) GitHub
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.53%) Route 53
7 1 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.02%) AMQP
2 14 (7.49%) Internet
3 3 (1.60%) LAN
3 3 (1.60%) WAN
4 2 (1.07%) DNS
5 1 (0.53%) RTP
5 1 (0.53%) DSL
5 1 (0.53%) HTTP
5 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (90.37%) Hadoop
2 144 (77.01%) Big Data
3 118 (63.10%) Apache Hive
4 65 (34.76%) HBase
5 63 (33.69%) NoSQL
6 51 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 44 (23.53%) MongoDB
8 34 (18.18%) Impala
9 26 (13.90%) Sqoop
10 21 (11.23%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (9.09%) Mahout
12 13 (6.95%) Oracle Database
13 11 (5.88%) Relational Database
14 10 (5.35%) Data Mining
14 10 (5.35%) SQL Server
15 9 (4.81%) MySQL
15 9 (4.81%) OrientDB
16 8 (4.28%) DB2
16 8 (4.28%) RDBMS
17 6 (3.21%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 15 (8.02%) Subversion
2 14 (7.49%) JUnit
3 12 (6.42%) Gradle
3 12 (6.42%) Ant
3 12 (6.42%) Eclipse
3 12 (6.42%) Cucumber
3 12 (6.42%) Mercurial
3 12 (6.42%) JIRA
4 8 (4.28%) Maven
5 7 (3.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (3.21%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.14%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.14%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.14%) LoadUI
7 4 (2.14%) Selenium
7 4 (2.14%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.07%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (13.37%) Finance
2 22 (11.76%) Banking
3 10 (5.35%) Marketing
4 6 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.21%) Games
4 6 (3.21%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Japanese Language
5 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.60%) Electronics
6 2 (1.07%) Publishing
6 2 (1.07%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) French Language
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Back Office
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (51.87%) Developer
2 51 (27.27%) Hadoop Developer
3 46 (24.60%) Architect
4 34 (18.18%) Data Architect
5 31 (16.58%) Big Data Architect
6 30 (16.04%) Java Developer
7 28 (14.97%) Big Data Developer
8 10 (5.35%) Consultant
8 10 (5.35%) Lead Developer
8 10 (5.35%) Administrator
8 10 (5.35%) Data Consultant
9 9 (4.81%) Big Data Consultant
10 8 (4.28%) Scala Developer
10 8 (4.28%) Data Scientist
11 7 (3.74%) Hadoop Administrator
12 6 (3.21%) Senior Developer
13 3 (1.60%) Senior Architect
13 3 (1.60%) Senior Java Developer
13 3 (1.60%) Software Engineer
13 3 (1.60%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (24.06%) Kafka
2 32 (17.11%) Web Services
3 28 (14.97%) Cascading
4 19 (10.16%) J2EE
5 17 (9.09%) Apache Avro
6 16 (8.56%) JSON
7 15 (8.02%) Java EE
8 14 (7.49%) RESTful
9 12 (6.42%) EJB
9 12 (6.42%) JMS
10 10 (5.35%) Akka
10 10 (5.35%) Spring
11 7 (3.74%) Ajax
11 7 (3.74%) Hibernate
11 7 (3.74%) jQuery
11 7 (3.74%) Spring MVC
12 6 (3.21%) REST
12 6 (3.21%) SOAP
13 5 (2.67%) XML
14 4 (2.14%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.30%) Open Source
2 20 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.56%) Algorithms
3 16 (8.56%) Visualisation
4 11 (5.88%) Statistics
5 7 (3.74%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.21%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.67%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.14%) Xbox
8 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.14%) Replication
9 3 (1.60%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.60%) Social Media
9 3 (1.60%) Ontologies
9 3 (1.60%) Clustering
9 3 (1.60%) DTV
9 3 (1.60%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.60%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.86%) Linux
2 15 (8.02%) Windows
3 13 (6.95%) UNIX
4 12 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.21%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.07%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (26.20%) Analytics
3 31 (16.58%) TDD
4 28 (14.97%) OO
5 26 (13.90%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (13.37%) Data Modelling
7 24 (12.83%) Scrum
8 20 (10.70%) ETL
8 20 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (9.63%) Configuration Management
10 15 (8.02%) Data Architecture
11 13 (6.95%) BDD
11 13 (6.95%) Software Delivery
12 12 (6.42%) User Stories
12 12 (6.42%) Test Scripting
13 11 (5.88%) OOP
14 10 (5.35%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.35%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.35%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (4.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 121 (64.71%) Java
2 56 (29.95%) Python
3 48 (25.67%) Scala
4 42 (22.46%) SQL
5 34 (18.18%) R
6 15 (8.02%) C++
7 13 (6.95%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.81%) Perl
9 6 (3.21%) MATLAB
9 6 (3.21%) C#
9 6 (3.21%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.67%) Clojure
10 5 (2.67%) Ruby
11 4 (2.14%) Go
11 4 (2.14%) C
12 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.07%) PHP
14 1 (0.53%) XQuery
14 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.53%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 14 (7.49%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.95%) DV Cleared
3 7 (3.74%) Degree
4 4 (2.14%) PhD
5 2 (1.07%) MCT
6 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 61 (32.62%) HDFS
2 29 (15.51%) Apache Flume
3 16 (8.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 31 (16.58%) Hadoop YARN
2 27 (14.44%) Oozie
3 18 (9.63%) Puppet
4 12 (6.42%) Vagrant
5 7 (3.74%) Ambari
6 6 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.14%) Mesos
7 4 (2.14%) Graphite
8 3 (1.60%) Nagios
9 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.53%) Cacti
9 1 (0.53%) Munin
9 1 (0.53%) OpenView
9 1 (0.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (18.72%) Oracle
2 20 (10.70%) Cloudera
3 14 (7.49%) Red Hat
3 14 (7.49%) Teradata
4 12 (6.42%) Vertica
4 12 (6.42%) Atlassian
5 11 (5.88%) Hortonworks
6 10 (5.35%) Tableau
6 10 (5.35%) Netezza
7 9 (4.81%) SAP
7 9 (4.81%) Splunk
8 7 (3.74%) MapR
9 5 (2.67%) Sybase
10 4 (2.14%) Cisco
10 4 (2.14%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.60%) Greenplum
11 3 (1.60%) Business Objects
12 2 (1.07%) Datameer
12 2 (1.07%) Intel
12 2 (1.07%) TIBCO
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