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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MapReduce
Rank 518 510 490
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Contract jobs citing MapReduce 72 58 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 32
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£550 £468 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £397 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £730 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £473 £188
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +152.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
37468 36365 32009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.34% 75.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24275 23338 19645
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1095 995
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.63 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.43% -11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.63 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -2 44 £575 +25.00% 18
South East -2 9 £525 +0.96% 1
East of England - 9 £450 - 4
North West -11 7 £463 +8.82% 1
East Midlands - 4 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 3
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MapReduce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 149 (90.30%) Hadoop
2 114 (69.09%) Big Data
3 109 (66.06%) Apache Hive
4 104 (63.03%) Java
5 72 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (43.03%) Apache Pig
7 57 (34.55%) Apache Spark
8 56 (33.94%) HBase
8 56 (33.94%) NoSQL
9 51 (30.91%) HDFS
10 44 (26.67%) Python
11 43 (26.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (26.06%) Kafka
12 41 (24.85%) Scala
12 41 (24.85%) TDD
12 41 (24.85%) SQL
13 40 (24.24%) Analytics
14 39 (23.64%) MongoDB
15 35 (21.21%) Web Services
16 34 (20.61%) Oracle
16 34 (20.61%) R
17 31 (18.79%) Impala
17 31 (18.79%) Linux
18 29 (17.58%) OO
19 28 (16.97%) Apache Flume
20 27 (16.36%) Cascading
20 27 (16.36%) Hadoop YARN
20 27 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (15.76%) Scrum
22 25 (15.15%) Business Intelligence

MapReduce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 71 (43.03%) Apache Pig
2 57 (34.55%) Apache Spark
3 15 (9.09%) Apache
4 14 (8.48%) Confluence
4 14 (8.48%) WebLogic
5 11 (6.67%) SAS
6 7 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (2.42%) Zope
9 3 (1.82%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.21%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.61%) Node.js
11 1 (0.61%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.61%) Mule
11 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (4.24%) SPSS
2 1 (0.61%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (6.06%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (2.42%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.82%) GitHub
4 3 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.61%) Route 53
5 1 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.70%) AMQP
2 15 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (1.21%) DNS
3 2 (1.21%) LAN
3 2 (1.21%) WAN
4 1 (0.61%) DSL
4 1 (0.61%) HTTP
4 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (90.30%) Hadoop
2 114 (69.09%) Big Data
3 109 (66.06%) Apache Hive
4 56 (33.94%) HBase
4 56 (33.94%) NoSQL
5 43 (26.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 39 (23.64%) MongoDB
7 31 (18.79%) Impala
8 23 (13.94%) Sqoop
9 19 (11.52%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
11 15 (9.09%) Oracle Database
12 10 (6.06%) Data Mining
13 9 (5.45%) Mahout
13 9 (5.45%) Relational Database
13 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (4.24%) OrientDB
14 7 (4.24%) MySQL
14 7 (4.24%) RDBMS
15 6 (3.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (10.30%) JUnit
2 16 (9.70%) Subversion
3 14 (8.48%) Gradle
3 14 (8.48%) Cucumber
3 14 (8.48%) Mercurial
3 14 (8.48%) JIRA
3 14 (8.48%) Ant
3 14 (8.48%) Eclipse
4 11 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.64%) Jasmine
8 5 (3.03%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.03%) LoadUI
8 5 (3.03%) Selenium
9 3 (1.82%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.21%) Maven
10 2 (1.21%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.61%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (11.52%) Banking
2 18 (10.91%) Finance
3 7 (4.24%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.64%) Games
4 6 (3.64%) Marketing
5 4 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.82%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.21%) Electronics
7 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.21%) Publishing
7 2 (1.21%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (56.97%) Developer
2 54 (32.73%) Hadoop Developer
3 34 (20.61%) Architect
4 28 (16.97%) Java Developer
5 24 (14.55%) Data Architect
6 21 (12.73%) Big Data Architect
7 18 (10.91%) Big Data Developer
8 9 (5.45%) Consultant
8 9 (5.45%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.45%) Lead Developer
9 8 (4.85%) Administrator
9 8 (4.85%) Data Consultant
10 7 (4.24%) Scala Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Big Data Consultant
11 6 (3.64%) Hadoop Administrator
11 6 (3.64%) Data Scientist
12 3 (1.82%) Senior Architect
12 3 (1.82%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (1.82%) Trainer
12 3 (1.82%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (26.06%) Kafka
2 35 (21.21%) Web Services
3 27 (16.36%) Cascading
4 18 (10.91%) JSON
5 17 (10.30%) RESTful
6 16 (9.70%) Java EE
7 15 (9.09%) J2EE
8 14 (8.48%) EJB
8 14 (8.48%) JMS
9 11 (6.67%) Spring
10 8 (4.85%) SOAP
10 8 (4.85%) Ajax
10 8 (4.85%) jQuery
10 8 (4.85%) Akka
10 8 (4.85%) Apache Avro
11 7 (4.24%) Spring MVC
11 7 (4.24%) Hibernate
12 6 (3.64%) REST
13 4 (2.42%) XML
13 4 (2.42%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.27%) Visualisation
2 12 (7.27%) Algorithms
3 10 (6.06%) Statistics
4 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.64%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.64%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.42%) Replication
7 4 (2.42%) Xbox
7 4 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.42%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.82%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.82%) Ontologies
8 3 (1.82%) Clustering
9 2 (1.21%) DTV
9 2 (1.21%) Physics
9 2 (1.21%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.21%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.21%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.79%) Linux
2 16 (9.70%) Windows
3 14 (8.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.06%) UNIX
5 2 (1.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (24.85%) TDD
3 40 (24.24%) Analytics
4 29 (17.58%) OO
5 27 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (15.76%) Scrum
7 25 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (14.55%) Data Modelling
9 20 (12.12%) Open Source
9 20 (12.12%) Configuration Management
10 18 (10.91%) E-Commerce
10 18 (10.91%) SDLC
11 16 (9.70%) ETL
12 15 (9.09%) Data Architecture
12 15 (9.09%) BDD
13 14 (8.48%) Software Delivery
13 14 (8.48%) User Stories
13 14 (8.48%) Test Scripting
14 11 (6.67%) Software Engineering
15 9 (5.45%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (63.03%) Java
2 44 (26.67%) Python
3 41 (24.85%) Scala
3 41 (24.85%) SQL
4 34 (20.61%) R
5 13 (7.88%) C++
6 12 (7.27%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.85%) Perl
8 6 (3.64%) MATLAB
8 6 (3.64%) C#
9 5 (3.03%) Clojure
9 5 (3.03%) Ruby
9 5 (3.03%) C
10 4 (2.42%) Go
11 3 (1.82%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.21%) PHP
13 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.70%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.03%) Degree
4 3 (1.82%) MCT
5 2 (1.21%) PhD
6 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 51 (30.91%) HDFS
2 28 (16.97%) Apache Flume
3 8 (4.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (16.36%) Hadoop YARN
2 23 (13.94%) Oozie
3 19 (11.52%) Puppet
4 14 (8.48%) Vagrant
5 5 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.42%) Graphite
6 4 (2.42%) Ambari
7 3 (1.82%) Nagios
8 1 (0.61%) Mesos
8 1 (0.61%) Ansible
8 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.61%) Cacti
8 1 (0.61%) Munin
8 1 (0.61%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (20.61%) Oracle
2 20 (12.12%) Cloudera
3 16 (9.70%) Red Hat
4 14 (8.48%) Atlassian
5 11 (6.67%) Vertica
5 11 (6.67%) Teradata
6 10 (6.06%) Tableau
7 8 (4.85%) Netezza
7 8 (4.85%) Splunk
8 7 (4.24%) Hortonworks
8 7 (4.24%) SAP
9 4 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.82%) Greenplum
10 3 (1.82%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.82%) Sybase
10 3 (1.82%) Cisco
11 2 (1.21%) IBM
11 2 (1.21%) Informatica
11 2 (1.21%) Remedy
11 2 (1.21%) MapR
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