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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MapReduce
Rank 470 499 475
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Contract jobs citing MapReduce 87 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.091% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 24 33
Average daily rate
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£550 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% -7.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £600 £547
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £600 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +46 80 £600 +33.33% 30
North West - 4 £500 - 1
South East -11 2 - - 1
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 5
Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
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MapReduce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 134 (87.58%) Hadoop
2 126 (82.35%) Big Data
3 98 (64.05%) Apache Hive
4 89 (58.17%) Java
5 59 (38.56%) NoSQL
6 57 (37.25%) HDFS
7 56 (36.60%) Apache Pig
8 52 (33.99%) HBase
9 51 (33.33%) Apache Spark
10 46 (30.07%) MongoDB
10 46 (30.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (28.10%) Analytics
12 40 (26.14%) Python
12 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (25.49%) Scala
14 37 (24.18%) Oozie
15 36 (23.53%) Banking
15 36 (23.53%) Oracle
16 35 (22.88%) Linux
17 30 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (19.61%) Apache Flume
18 29 (18.95%) SQL
19 28 (18.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 28 (18.30%) Mahout
20 26 (16.99%) Hortonworks
20 26 (16.99%) Sqoop
21 25 (16.34%) Visualisation
22 24 (15.69%) Teradata
23 23 (15.03%) Hadoop YARN
24 22 (14.38%) UNIX

MapReduce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 56 (36.60%) Apache Pig
2 51 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 18 (11.76%) Apache
4 13 (8.50%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (3.27%) Confluence
5 5 (3.27%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.61%) Node.js
7 3 (1.96%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.96%) Zope
8 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (12.42%) Amazon EMR
3 15 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (7.84%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.61%) GitHub
6 2 (1.31%) AWS Data Pipeline
7 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.23%) Internet
2 7 (4.58%) AMQP
3 5 (3.27%) LAN
3 5 (3.27%) WAN
4 1 (0.65%) Network Security
4 1 (0.65%) RTP
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (87.58%) Hadoop
2 126 (82.35%) Big Data
3 98 (64.05%) Apache Hive
4 59 (38.56%) NoSQL
5 52 (33.99%) HBase
6 46 (30.07%) MongoDB
6 46 (30.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 30 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (18.30%) Mahout
9 26 (16.99%) Sqoop
10 21 (13.73%) Couchbase
10 21 (13.73%) HCatalog
11 19 (12.42%) Riak
11 19 (12.42%) Oracle Exadata
12 18 (11.76%) MarkLogic
13 12 (7.84%) Impala
14 11 (7.19%) MySQL
15 8 (5.23%) SQL Server
15 8 (5.23%) DB2
15 8 (5.23%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Maven
1 8 (5.23%) Subversion
2 7 (4.58%) JUnit
3 6 (3.92%) Mercurial
4 5 (3.27%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.27%) Gradle
4 5 (3.27%) JIRA
4 5 (3.27%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.27%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.27%) Ant
5 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.31%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 36 (23.53%) Banking
2 21 (13.73%) Finance
3 12 (7.84%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.88%) Marketing
5 7 (4.58%) Front Office
6 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.31%) Electronics
7 2 (1.31%) Retail
8 1 (0.65%) French Language
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Publishing
8 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (47.71%) Developer
2 41 (26.80%) Architect
3 28 (18.30%) Hadoop Developer
4 25 (16.34%) Data Architect
4 25 (16.34%) Java Developer
4 25 (16.34%) Big Data Architect
5 23 (15.03%) Big Data Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Enterprise Architect
7 9 (5.88%) Consultant
8 7 (4.58%) Data Consultant
8 7 (4.58%) Lead Developer
9 6 (3.92%) Big Data Consultant
10 5 (3.27%) Scala Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Data Scientist
10 5 (3.27%) Lead Architect
10 5 (3.27%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.61%) Administrator
11 4 (2.61%) Trainer
12 3 (1.96%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.38%) Kafka
2 19 (12.42%) Cascading
3 12 (7.84%) Spring
4 11 (7.19%) Web Services
5 10 (6.54%) Akka
5 10 (6.54%) Apache Avro
6 9 (5.88%) J2EE
6 9 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 8 (5.23%) Java EE
8 7 (4.58%) Django
9 6 (3.92%) RESTful
9 6 (3.92%) JSON
10 5 (3.27%) JMS
10 5 (3.27%) EJB
11 3 (1.96%) Catalyst
11 3 (1.96%) Mason
11 3 (1.96%) Memcached
11 3 (1.96%) XML
12 2 (1.31%) Ajax
12 2 (1.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.34%) Visualisation
2 18 (11.76%) Open Source
3 16 (10.46%) Algorithms
4 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.27%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.61%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.96%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.96%) Social Media
8 2 (1.31%) Statistics
8 2 (1.31%) DTV
8 2 (1.31%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.31%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.31%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.65%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (0.65%) Physics
9 1 (0.65%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.65%) RMADS
9 1 (0.65%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.88%) Linux
2 22 (14.38%) UNIX
3 12 (7.84%) Windows
4 7 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.92%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.10%) Analytics
2 40 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (13.73%) OO
3 21 (13.73%) TDD
4 18 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (9.80%) Software Engineering
7 11 (7.19%) Mentoring
8 10 (6.54%) Multithreading
9 9 (5.88%) OOP
9 9 (5.88%) ETL
9 9 (5.88%) Scrum
9 9 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (5.23%) Low Latency
10 8 (5.23%) BDD
11 6 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (3.92%) Benchmarking
11 6 (3.92%) Configuration Management
11 6 (3.92%) Big Data Analytics
12 5 (3.27%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 89 (58.17%) Java
2 40 (26.14%) Python
3 39 (25.49%) Scala
4 29 (18.95%) SQL
5 13 (8.50%) R
6 10 (6.54%) C++
7 9 (5.88%) C#
8 7 (4.58%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.58%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.92%) Perl
10 3 (1.96%) Clojure
10 3 (1.96%) Groovy
10 3 (1.96%) Ruby
11 2 (1.31%) PHP
11 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.31%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.65%) Pig Latin
12 1 (0.65%) XQuery
12 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.92%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.61%) Degree
3 4 (2.61%) MCT
4 3 (1.96%) PhD
4 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 57 (37.25%) HDFS
2 30 (19.61%) Apache Flume
3 28 (18.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (5.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 37 (24.18%) Oozie
2 23 (15.03%) Hadoop YARN
3 21 (13.73%) Ambari
4 11 (7.19%) Puppet
5 5 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.27%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.61%) Mesos
7 1 (0.65%) Ansible
7 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.65%) Cacti
7 1 (0.65%) Munin
7 1 (0.65%) OpenView
7 1 (0.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (23.53%) Oracle
2 26 (16.99%) Hortonworks
3 24 (15.69%) Teradata
4 21 (13.73%) MapR
5 19 (12.42%) Netezza
6 16 (10.46%) Cloudera
7 8 (5.23%) Sybase
8 7 (4.58%) Vertica
9 6 (3.92%) Cisco
10 5 (3.27%) Atlassian
10 5 (3.27%) HP
10 5 (3.27%) Intel
10 5 (3.27%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.61%) SAP
11 4 (2.61%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.61%) Splunk
11 4 (2.61%) Infobright
12 3 (1.96%) Datameer
13 2 (1.31%) TIBCO
13 2 (1.31%) IBM
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