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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 132 138 262
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +124
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 374 349 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.77% 1.68% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.53% 7.15% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 263 121
Average daily rate £575 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £475 £525
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
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
4967 4879 5026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.49% 23.42% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3593 3455 3447
Average daily rate £475 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 42
Average hourly rate £34.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £11.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 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
City of London +14 56 £550 -4.34% 56
Canary Wharf -3 2 £650 -10.34%
Southwark - 2 £250 -
Westminster -5 1 £488 -11.36%
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 552 (62.94%) Big Data
2 460 (52.45%) Java
3 359 (40.94%) Apache Spark
4 340 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
5 295 (33.64%) Apache Hive
6 255 (29.08%) Scala
7 244 (27.82%) SQL
8 239 (27.25%) Python
9 224 (25.54%) Finance
10 201 (22.92%) Linux
11 198 (22.58%) Analytics
12 188 (21.44%) HBase
13 159 (18.13%) NoSQL
14 154 (17.56%) TDD
15 152 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
16 147 (16.76%) Banking
17 133 (15.17%) Kafka
18 131 (14.94%) Scrum
19 122 (13.91%) ETL
19 122 (13.91%) HDFS
20 112 (12.77%) Oracle
21 111 (12.66%) MongoDB
22 110 (12.54%) MapReduce
22 110 (12.54%) Data Warehouse
23 109 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
24 103 (11.74%) Open Source
24 103 (11.74%) DevOps
25 100 (11.40%) Apache Pig
25 100 (11.40%) Data Modelling
26 89 (10.15%) Amazon AWS

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 359 (40.94%) Apache Spark
2 100 (11.40%) Apache Pig
3 70 (7.98%) SAS
4 54 (6.16%) Apache
5 48 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
6 36 (4.10%) Confluence
7 22 (2.51%) Node.js
8 16 (1.82%) Apache Solr
9 13 (1.48%) Oracle Coherence
10 12 (1.37%) nginx
11 11 (1.25%) Tomcat
12 10 (1.14%) JBoss
13 6 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.57%) CMS
15 4 (0.46%) GemFire
15 4 (0.46%) Mule
15 4 (0.46%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.34%) ArcGIS
16 3 (0.34%) Jetty
16 3 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (1.94%) SPSS
2 7 (0.80%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.34%) CPLEX
3 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.11%) OpenX
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.11%) RMDS
2 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 89 (10.15%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.14%) Amazon S3
4 10 (1.14%) Google Compute Engine
5 9 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
5 9 (1.03%) Amazon Kinesis
5 9 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (1.03%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.68%) IaaS
7 4 (0.46%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.34%) GitHub
8 3 (0.34%) PaaS
8 3 (0.34%) SaaS
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.11%) Heroku
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.39%) Kerberos
2 17 (1.94%) DNS
3 14 (1.60%) Firewall
4 13 (1.48%) LDAP
5 7 (0.80%) HTTP
5 7 (0.80%) Internet
5 7 (0.80%) SNA
6 6 (0.68%) SSL
7 4 (0.46%) DSL
8 3 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.34%) SMTP
9 2 (0.23%) IMAP
9 2 (0.23%) SAN
9 2 (0.23%) SNMP
9 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.11%) AMQP
10 1 (0.11%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.11%) NAS
10 1 (0.11%) SSH
10 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 552 (62.94%) Big Data
2 295 (33.64%) Apache Hive
3 188 (21.44%) HBase
4 159 (18.13%) NoSQL
5 111 (12.66%) MongoDB
6 110 (12.54%) Data Warehouse
7 88 (10.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 79 (9.01%) SQL Server
9 74 (8.44%) Impala
10 66 (7.53%) MySQL
11 55 (6.27%) Data Mining
12 51 (5.82%) Relational Database
13 42 (4.79%) Sqoop
14 41 (4.68%) QlikView
15 39 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 37 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
17 27 (3.08%) DB2
18 26 (2.96%) Pentaho
19 25 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
20 23 (2.62%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 62 (7.07%) JIRA
2 54 (6.16%) Git (software)
3 40 (4.56%) Cucumber
4 37 (4.22%) Jenkins
5 34 (3.88%) Maven
6 27 (3.08%) Geb
6 27 (3.08%) IntelliJ
6 27 (3.08%) Spock
7 21 (2.39%) JUnit
8 19 (2.17%) Eclipse
9 17 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (1.82%) Mockito
11 12 (1.37%) Subversion
12 11 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (0.91%) JBehave
13 8 (0.91%) SonarQube
14 7 (0.80%) Hudson
14 7 (0.80%) Jasmine
14 7 (0.80%) Selenium
14 7 (0.80%) TeamCity
General
1 224 (25.54%) Finance
2 147 (16.76%) Banking
3 56 (6.39%) Investment Banking
4 27 (3.08%) Retail
5 23 (2.62%) Marketing
6 17 (1.94%) Front Office
7 14 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
8 10 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.91%) Publishing
10 5 (0.57%) Advertising
10 5 (0.57%) Games
11 3 (0.34%) Back Office
11 3 (0.34%) Law
11 3 (0.34%) Legal
11 3 (0.34%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 395 (45.04%) Developer
2 167 (19.04%) Java Developer
3 155 (17.67%) Hadoop Developer
4 117 (13.34%) Big Data Developer
5 110 (12.54%) Architect
6 87 (9.92%) Analyst
7 80 (9.12%) Scala Developer
8 69 (7.87%) Senior Developer
9 62 (7.07%) Big Data Engineer
10 59 (6.73%) Hadoop Engineer
11 53 (6.04%) Data Architect
12 44 (5.02%) Apache Spark Developer
13 41 (4.68%) Big Data Architect
14 37 (4.22%) Data Analyst
15 35 (3.99%) Senior Java Developer
16 34 (3.88%) Administrator
16 34 (3.88%) Agile Developer
17 29 (3.31%) Hadoop Architect
18 27 (3.08%) Data Scientist
18 27 (3.08%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (15.17%) Kafka
2 88 (10.03%) RESTful
3 81 (9.24%) Spring
4 67 (7.64%) Web Services
5 48 (5.47%) HTML
6 35 (3.99%) AngularJS
7 34 (3.88%) Akka
8 32 (3.65%) Apache Avro
8 32 (3.65%) Spring Boot
9 28 (3.19%) Apache Camel
10 27 (3.08%) Cascading
10 27 (3.08%) Grails
10 27 (3.08%) JAX-RS
10 27 (3.08%) jQuery
11 23 (2.62%) .NET
11 23 (2.62%) CSS
12 22 (2.51%) HTML5
12 22 (2.51%) REST
13 21 (2.39%) JSON
14 17 (1.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 88 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 44 (5.02%) Statistics
3 44 (5.02%) Visualisation
4 40 (4.56%) Algorithms
5 29 (3.31%) Mathematics
6 26 (2.96%) Data Structures
7 25 (2.85%) Credit Risk
8 23 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (2.39%) Economics
10 18 (2.05%) Data Integration
11 17 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (1.71%) Fixed Income
12 15 (1.71%) Market Risk
13 12 (1.37%) Neural Network
14 9 (1.03%) Fintech
15 8 (0.91%) Applied Mathematics
15 8 (0.91%) Data Centre
15 8 (0.91%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 201 (22.92%) Linux
2 71 (8.10%) Unix
3 44 (5.02%) CentOS
4 41 (4.68%) Ubuntu
5 34 (3.88%) Windows
6 25 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.46%) Debian
8 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.23%) AIX
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Android
10 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.11%) Solaris
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (22.58%) Analytics
3 154 (17.56%) TDD
4 152 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
5 131 (14.94%) Scrum
6 122 (13.91%) ETL
7 110 (12.54%) MapReduce
8 109 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
9 103 (11.74%) DevOps
9 103 (11.74%) Open Source
10 100 (11.40%) Data Modelling
11 74 (8.44%) BDD
12 71 (8.10%) Software Engineering
13 63 (7.18%) E-Commerce
14 61 (6.96%) Microservices
15 60 (6.84%) OO
16 58 (6.61%) Continuous Delivery
16 58 (6.61%) Unit Testing
17 55 (6.27%) Machine Learning
17 55 (6.27%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 460 (52.45%) Java
2 255 (29.08%) Scala
3 244 (27.82%) SQL
4 239 (27.25%) Python
5 79 (9.01%) JavaScript
5 79 (9.01%) R
6 50 (5.70%) Bash Shell
7 42 (4.79%) Perl
7 42 (4.79%) Shell Script
8 41 (4.68%) C#
9 40 (4.56%) Ruby
10 33 (3.76%) C++
11 32 (3.65%) Groovy
12 30 (3.42%) PHP
13 22 (2.51%) VBA
14 16 (1.82%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.48%) AWK
15 13 (1.48%) C
15 13 (1.48%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.48%) sed
Qualifications
1 81 (9.24%) Degree
2 75 (8.55%) Security Cleared
3 46 (5.25%) SC Cleared
4 35 (3.99%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.68%) PhD
6 5 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.34%) SAS Certification
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB
8 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.11%) APMP
9 1 (0.11%) CLAS
9 1 (0.11%) MCPD
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.42%) Data Quality
2 28 (3.19%) QA
3 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) Basel II
4 1 (0.11%) Basel III
4 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 122 (13.91%) HDFS
2 60 (6.84%) Apache Flume
3 45 (5.13%) Docker
4 14 (1.60%) Active Directory
5 13 (1.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (1.25%) NFS
7 9 (1.03%) iptables
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.23%) Varnish
8 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.11%) KVM
9 1 (0.11%) SRDF
9 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (7.53%) Oozie
2 34 (3.88%) Puppet
3 32 (3.65%) Mesos
3 32 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (3.08%) Hadoop YARN
5 25 (2.85%) Ambari
6 19 (2.17%) Ansible
7 15 (1.71%) Kubernetes
8 9 (1.03%) Tivoli
9 7 (0.80%) FreeIPA
9 7 (0.80%) SELinux
10 5 (0.57%) logstash
11 3 (0.34%) MOM
12 2 (0.23%) Nagios
13 1 (0.11%) Cacti
13 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 112 (12.77%) Oracle
2 83 (9.46%) Cloudera
3 70 (7.98%) Tableau
4 57 (6.50%) Hortonworks
5 53 (6.04%) Teradata
6 32 (3.65%) Google
7 27 (3.08%) Splunk
8 26 (2.96%) Informatica
8 26 (2.96%) MapR
8 26 (2.96%) Red Hat
9 22 (2.51%) Cognos
10 16 (1.82%) MicroStrategy
10 16 (1.82%) SAP
11 15 (1.71%) Microsoft
12 14 (1.60%) Vertica
13 13 (1.48%) Alteryx
14 11 (1.25%) IBM
14 11 (1.25%) Talend
15 10 (1.14%) HP
16 7 (0.80%) Sybase
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