The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 39 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.74% 0.37% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.11% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate £510 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £475 £575
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 -
Hadoop
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
89 70 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 27.05% 25.83% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 33 29
Average daily rate £330 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £410 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the Kent region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the Kent region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sevenoaks - 1 £425 -
Tonbridge - 1 £625 -
Hadoop
South East

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Hadoop 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 Hadoop.

1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Big Data
2 6 (60.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (40.00%) Kafka
4 4 (40.00%) SIEM
4 4 (40.00%) Docker
4 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Kubernetes
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Use Case
5 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
5 3 (30.00%) PaaS
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) Heroku
6 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (20.00%) Splunk
6 2 (20.00%) vCloud
6 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Hadoop 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 Hadoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Big Data
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) HDInsight
4 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Kafka
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (40.00%) SIEM
4 3 (30.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
6 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (20.00%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (20.00%) New Relic
3 2 (20.00%) Splunk
3 2 (20.00%) VMware