The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 124 200 255
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +55
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 446 255 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.85% 1.06% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.87% 4.63% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 199 165
Average daily rate
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£575 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £775 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £375 £410
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.78 - £20.00
Hadoop
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5669 5505 5745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.55% 22.96% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4024 3686 3963
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 38
Average hourly rate £27.78 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £16.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £53.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in London

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in London

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in London

Hadoop
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop across the London region.

Hadoop Hourly Rate Trend in London

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(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
City of London +35 106 £600 +20.00% 38
Croydon - 10 £525 - 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £525 -
Docklands, London -7 2 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £450 -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 479 (64.47%) Big Data
2 414 (55.72%) Java
3 306 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 241 (32.44%) Apache Spark
5 191 (25.71%) Finance
6 188 (25.30%) Apache Hive
6 188 (25.30%) Scala
7 178 (23.96%) Banking
8 177 (23.82%) TDD
9 166 (22.34%) SQL
9 166 (22.34%) HBase
10 142 (19.11%) Linux
11 123 (16.55%) Scrum
12 122 (16.42%) Python
13 119 (16.02%) Analytics
14 114 (15.34%) Oracle
15 112 (15.07%) MapReduce
16 104 (14.00%) NoSQL
17 101 (13.59%) HDFS
18 91 (12.25%) Continuous Integration
18 91 (12.25%) Spring
19 90 (12.11%) Data Modelling
20 87 (11.71%) Impala
21 86 (11.57%) MongoDB
22 84 (11.31%) Data Warehouse
23 80 (10.77%) Apache
23 80 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
24 79 (10.63%) Apache Pig
24 79 (10.63%) Open Source
25 73 (9.83%) BDD

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 241 (32.44%) Apache Spark
2 80 (10.77%) Apache
3 79 (10.63%) Apache Pig
4 44 (5.92%) Confluence
5 40 (5.38%) SAS
6 39 (5.25%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (3.50%) Tomcat
7 26 (3.50%) Oracle Coherence
8 25 (3.36%) Apache Solr
9 15 (2.02%) Node.js
10 12 (1.62%) nginx
11 10 (1.35%) CMS
12 9 (1.21%) WebSphere
13 8 (1.08%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (0.94%) IIS
14 7 (0.94%) JBoss
15 6 (0.81%) SharePoint
15 6 (0.81%) Mule
15 6 (0.81%) GemFire
Applications
1 12 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.35%) SPSS
3 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.81%) RMDS
2 5 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.21%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.21%) GitHub
6 7 (0.94%) IaaS
7 3 (0.40%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.15%) Internet
2 13 (1.75%) Kerberos
3 12 (1.62%) SAN
3 12 (1.62%) HTTP
4 11 (1.48%) NAS
4 11 (1.48%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (1.21%) LDAP
6 7 (0.94%) LAN
6 7 (0.94%) WAN
7 6 (0.81%) DNS
7 6 (0.81%) Multicast
7 6 (0.81%) AMQP
7 6 (0.81%) iSCSI
7 6 (0.81%) FCoE
8 5 (0.67%) VLAN
9 4 (0.54%) SSL
9 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.40%) DSL
10 3 (0.40%) Firewall
11 1 (0.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 479 (64.47%) Big Data
2 188 (25.30%) Apache Hive
3 166 (22.34%) HBase
4 104 (14.00%) NoSQL
5 87 (11.71%) Impala
6 86 (11.57%) MongoDB
7 84 (11.31%) Data Warehouse
8 65 (8.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 62 (8.34%) SQL Server
10 42 (5.65%) Relational Database
11 31 (4.17%) MySQL
12 29 (3.90%) RDBMS
12 29 (3.90%) QlikView
13 26 (3.50%) Data Mining
14 24 (3.23%) Redis
15 22 (2.96%) Sqoop
15 22 (2.96%) Oracle Database
15 22 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
17 17 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 66 (8.88%) JIRA
2 50 (6.73%) Cucumber
3 42 (5.65%) Git (software)
4 37 (4.98%) IntelliJ
5 33 (4.44%) Spock
5 33 (4.44%) Geb
6 30 (4.04%) Maven
7 29 (3.90%) Jenkins
8 18 (2.42%) Subversion
9 17 (2.29%) JUnit
10 14 (1.88%) Mockito
11 13 (1.75%) Gradle
12 12 (1.62%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.48%) Selenium
13 11 (1.48%) Eclipse
14 9 (1.21%) Ant
14 9 (1.21%) Visual Studio
15 8 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (1.08%) SonarQube
16 6 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 191 (25.71%) Finance
2 178 (23.96%) Banking
3 72 (9.69%) Investment Banking
4 22 (2.96%) Retail
5 14 (1.88%) Games
6 11 (1.48%) Front Office
7 9 (1.21%) Marketing
8 8 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.94%) Publishing
9 7 (0.94%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.67%) Legal
11 4 (0.54%) Advertising
12 3 (0.40%) Law
13 2 (0.27%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 352 (47.38%) Developer
2 148 (19.92%) Java Developer
3 122 (16.42%) Architect
4 98 (13.19%) Hadoop Developer
5 64 (8.61%) Senior Developer
6 45 (6.06%) Analyst
7 39 (5.25%) Data Scientist
8 38 (5.11%) Data Architect
9 37 (4.98%) Big Data Developer
10 34 (4.58%) Scala Developer
10 34 (4.58%) Technical Architect
11 28 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
12 26 (3.50%) Big Data Architect
13 24 (3.23%) Consultant
14 22 (2.96%) Administrator
15 21 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (2.83%) Data Analyst
16 19 (2.56%) Data Consultant
17 18 (2.42%) Agile Java Developer
18 17 (2.29%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (12.25%) Spring
2 68 (9.15%) RESTful
3 67 (9.02%) Kafka
4 47 (6.33%) HTML
4 47 (6.33%) Web Services
5 37 (4.98%) JAX-RS
5 37 (4.98%) Akka
6 35 (4.71%) HTML5
7 34 (4.58%) Grails
7 34 (4.58%) J2EE
7 34 (4.58%) Apache Camel
8 33 (4.44%) Spring Boot
9 32 (4.31%) REST
10 28 (3.77%) JSON
11 22 (2.96%) Hibernate
12 19 (2.56%) XML
12 19 (2.56%) Apache Avro
13 18 (2.42%) Cascading
14 17 (2.29%) Play Framework
14 17 (2.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.92%) Credit Risk
3 37 (4.98%) Statistics
4 30 (4.04%) Market Risk
5 29 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.50%) Visualisation
7 20 (2.69%) Algorithms
8 19 (2.56%) Data Integration
9 17 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (2.02%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.75%) Mathematics
12 12 (1.62%) Replication
12 12 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.62%) User Experience
13 11 (1.48%) Derivative
14 8 (1.08%) Neural Network
15 7 (0.94%) Equities
16 6 (0.81%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.81%) Economics
16 6 (0.81%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 142 (19.11%) Linux
2 64 (8.61%) UNIX
3 42 (5.65%) CentOS
4 38 (5.11%) Ubuntu
5 24 (3.23%) Windows
6 15 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.08%) Solaris
8 5 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.40%) AIX
11 2 (0.27%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) Android
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.13%) SUSE
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (23.82%) TDD
3 123 (16.55%) Scrum
4 119 (16.02%) Analytics
5 112 (15.07%) MapReduce
6 91 (12.25%) Continuous Integration
7 90 (12.11%) Data Modelling
8 79 (10.63%) Open Source
9 73 (9.83%) BDD
9 73 (9.83%) DevOps
10 69 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
11 55 (7.40%) ETL
12 53 (7.13%) Multithreading
13 51 (6.86%) Microservices
14 47 (6.33%) OO
15 42 (5.65%) Software Engineering
16 38 (5.11%) SDLC
17 34 (4.58%) Data Analysis
18 32 (4.31%) E-Commerce
18 32 (4.31%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 414 (55.72%) Java
2 188 (25.30%) Scala
3 166 (22.34%) SQL
4 122 (16.42%) Python
5 61 (8.21%) R
6 52 (7.00%) JavaScript
7 41 (5.52%) C#
7 41 (5.52%) Groovy
8 38 (5.11%) C++
9 35 (4.71%) Ruby
10 25 (3.36%) Bash Shell
11 19 (2.56%) Shell Script
12 18 (2.42%) T-SQL
13 17 (2.29%) Perl
14 14 (1.88%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.48%) C
16 9 (1.21%) PHP
16 9 (1.21%) Go
17 7 (0.94%) VBA
18 6 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 62 (8.34%) Security Cleared
2 40 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 38 (5.11%) Degree
4 13 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.35%) PhD
6 5 (0.67%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.27%) MCPD
8 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.13%) MCT
9 1 (0.13%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.13%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.15%) QA
2 11 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.67%) Basel II
5 4 (0.54%) Basel III
6 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.27%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 101 (13.59%) HDFS
2 45 (6.06%) Apache Flume
3 40 (5.38%) Docker
4 17 (2.29%) NFS
5 15 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (1.88%) Hyper-V
7 11 (1.48%) SRDF
8 10 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 9 (1.21%) KVM
10 8 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (1.08%) Active Directory
11 6 (0.81%) Xen
12 5 (0.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.40%) vSphere
14 1 (0.13%) Varnish
14 1 (0.13%) FreeRADIUS
14 1 (0.13%) vCloud
14 1 (0.13%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 42 (5.65%) Puppet
2 37 (4.98%) Oozie
3 31 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (3.23%) Ansible
4 24 (3.23%) Mesos
5 13 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
6 8 (1.08%) Ambari
7 7 (0.94%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.81%) Salt
8 6 (0.81%) Apache Shiro
9 5 (0.67%) EMC VPLEX
9 5 (0.67%) SnapMirror
9 5 (0.67%) SnapVault
9 5 (0.67%) Kubernetes
9 5 (0.67%) Nagios
9 5 (0.67%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.67%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.67%) FreeIPA
9 5 (0.67%) SELinux
10 4 (0.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 114 (15.34%) Oracle
2 64 (8.61%) Cloudera
3 27 (3.63%) Tableau
4 22 (2.96%) IBM
5 20 (2.69%) VMware
5 20 (2.69%) Teradata
6 19 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 18 (2.42%) Google
8 16 (2.15%) Microsoft
9 15 (2.02%) Cognos
9 15 (2.02%) Cisco
9 15 (2.02%) EMC
10 13 (1.75%) HP
11 12 (1.62%) Splunk
12 11 (1.48%) Atlassian
12 11 (1.48%) SAP
12 11 (1.48%) NetApp
13 10 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
13 10 (1.35%) Sybase
13 10 (1.35%) Actian
London
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Consult Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480 - £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £440.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £600.00 - £750.00 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago