The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 88 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 14 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.90% 0.75% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.91% 2.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate £369 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £413
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -
Hadoop
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
358 406 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.96% 30.30% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 283 226
Average daily rate £400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £16.09 £19.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.53% -31.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Unix
3 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (40.74%) Oracle
5 11 (40.74%) Python
5 11 (40.74%) ETL
6 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
6 10 (37.04%) R
6 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (33.33%) Java
7 9 (33.33%) Windows
7 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 9 (33.33%) Analytics
7 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (29.63%) SAS
8 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
8 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
9 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (25.93%) Client/Server
9 7 (25.93%) Internet
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (22.22%) Teradata
10 6 (22.22%) Games
10 6 (22.22%) Apache
10 6 (22.22%) DB2
10 6 (22.22%) SAS Certification

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (29.63%) SAS
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
3 5 (18.52%) Apache Spark
3 5 (18.52%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (22.22%) IaaS
2 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) DSL
3 3 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
4 6 (22.22%) Big Data
4 6 (22.22%) DB2
4 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 5 (18.52%) HBase
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (7.41%) SAS EBI
7 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Games
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) SAS Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) DBA
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Scala Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Data Scientist
5 2 (7.41%) Digital Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
1 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (14.81%) Kafka
2 4 (14.81%) Samza
2 4 (14.81%) Spark Streaming
2 4 (14.81%) SparkR
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (29.63%) Visualisation
3 7 (25.93%) Client/Server
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.70%) Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) IBM XIV
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (3.70%) Social Media
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Unix
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ETL
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Analytics
3 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning
6 5 (18.52%) Web Accessibility
7 4 (14.81%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) ERP
8 3 (11.11%) Web Development
9 2 (7.41%) Data Management
9 2 (7.41%) Open Source
9 2 (7.41%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (3.70%) Change Management
10 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.70%) Migration
10 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Python
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) R
4 9 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.81%) HiveQL
6 4 (14.81%) PHP
6 4 (14.81%) Ruby
6 4 (14.81%) Scala
7 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SAS Certification
2 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CCDE
3 1 (3.70%) CCIE
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CCSP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
1 1 (3.70%) HDFS
1 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (18.52%) Data Guard
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (18.52%) StatsD
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Salt
4 1 (3.70%) Cacti
4 1 (3.70%) Control-M
4 1 (3.70%) Graphite
4 1 (3.70%) Nagios
4 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.70%) Opsview
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Teradata
3 5 (18.52%) Apigee
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) Mashery
3 5 (18.52%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) F5
4 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) NetApp
4 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas
4 1 (3.70%) VMware