The first table below looks at the demand for Riak 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 Riak over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riak
Rank 548 538 553
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing Riak 18 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.002% 0.023%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.010% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 2
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£525 - £420
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 - £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £415
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
10534 10143 11098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.31% 21.77% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6633 6322 6680
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 201 278
Average hourly rate £28.99 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.60 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Riak
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Riak
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Riak Jobs Demand Trend in England

Riak
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Riak Daily Rate Trend in England

Riak
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Riak across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Riak Daily Rate Histogram in England

Riak
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 Riak within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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 +33 15 £525 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £500 - 2
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Riak
UK

Riak
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Riak 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 Riak.

1 35 (76.09%) MongoDB
1 35 (76.09%) NoSQL
2 31 (67.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 29 (63.04%) Python
4 28 (60.87%) Puppet
5 25 (54.35%) MySQL
5 25 (54.35%) DevOps
6 24 (52.17%) Hadoop
6 24 (52.17%) Big Data
7 23 (50.00%) CouchDB
8 21 (45.65%) PHP
9 20 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (41.30%) Bash Shell
10 19 (41.30%) ZABBIX
10 19 (41.30%) Rackspace
10 19 (41.30%) Opscode Chef
10 19 (41.30%) Web Services
10 19 (41.30%) Apache
10 19 (41.30%) Nagios
11 18 (39.13%) Red Hat
11 18 (39.13%) Linux
11 18 (39.13%) Perl
11 18 (39.13%) LAMP
11 18 (39.13%) Debian
11 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (39.13%) Jenkins
11 18 (39.13%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (39.13%) Cacti
11 18 (39.13%) CentOS
11 18 (39.13%) Hudson

Riak
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Riak 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 Riak. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (41.30%) Apache
2 18 (39.13%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (19.57%) nginx
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Pig
5 2 (4.35%) Node.js
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (76.09%) MongoDB
1 35 (76.09%) NoSQL
2 31 (67.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 25 (54.35%) MySQL
4 24 (52.17%) Hadoop
4 24 (52.17%) Big Data
5 23 (50.00%) CouchDB
6 17 (36.96%) Redis
7 6 (13.04%) HBase
7 6 (13.04%) Apache Hive
7 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
7 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (13.04%) Couchbase
7 6 (13.04%) Mahout
7 6 (13.04%) Sqoop
7 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
8 4 (8.70%) HCatalog
8 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (8.70%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Hudson
1 18 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Architect
2 10 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Technical Architect
3 9 (19.57%) DevOps Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Lead Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Developer
5 6 (13.04%) DBA
5 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 5 (10.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Data Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Big Data Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Big Data Architect
9 1 (2.17%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 1 (2.17%) OO PHP Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) Web Services
2 18 (39.13%) LAMP
3 11 (23.91%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (13.04%) MapReduce
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
6 3 (6.52%) Symfony
6 3 (6.52%) jQuery
6 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.52%) CSS
7 2 (4.35%) RHadoop
7 2 (4.35%) Kafka
7 2 (4.35%) Yii
7 2 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (4.35%) Laravel
7 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (4.35%) Spring
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.17%) J2EE
8 1 (2.17%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Reference Data
1 7 (15.22%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.52%) NHS
4 2 (4.35%) Social Network
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
1 18 (39.13%) Debian
1 18 (39.13%) CentOS
2 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) DevOps
2 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Data Architecture
5 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.87%) Service Management
7 4 (8.70%) BDD
7 4 (8.70%) Analytics
7 4 (8.70%) TDD
8 3 (6.52%) Pair Programming
8 3 (6.52%) OO
8 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) OO PHP
9 2 (4.35%) Machine Learning
10 1 (2.17%) Low Latency
10 1 (2.17%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.17%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.17%) SOA
10 1 (2.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) Python
2 21 (45.65%) PHP
3 19 (41.30%) Bash Shell
4 18 (39.13%) Perl
5 4 (8.70%) Java
6 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.52%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) Ruby
7 2 (4.35%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) SQL
8 1 (2.17%) Erlang
8 1 (2.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.17%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 6 (13.04%) Apache Flume
2 5 (10.87%) HDFS
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (60.87%) Puppet
2 19 (41.30%) Nagios
2 19 (41.30%) ZABBIX
2 19 (41.30%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (39.13%) Salt
3 18 (39.13%) Cacti
4 6 (13.04%) Oozie
5 4 (8.70%) Ambari
6 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Rackspace
2 18 (39.13%) Red Hat
3 8 (17.39%) Splunk
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle
5 4 (8.70%) Teradata
5 4 (8.70%) Hortonworks
5 4 (8.70%) MapR
5 4 (8.70%) Netezza
6 2 (4.35%) Zend
6 2 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) Sybase