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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 123 264 258
Rank change year-on-year
+141 -6
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 388 160 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.70% 0.67% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.61% 2.90% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 129 101
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£538 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
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
5097 5513 4760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.40% 23.17% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3705 3860 3323
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 48
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% +19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.50 £48.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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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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 +57 95 £525 +5.00% 26
Romford - 1 - -
Croydon - - - -
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 445 (69.75%) Big Data
2 299 (46.87%) Java
3 223 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
4 202 (31.66%) Apache Hive
5 184 (28.84%) SQL
6 169 (26.49%) NoSQL
7 159 (24.92%) Python
8 158 (24.76%) MongoDB
9 144 (22.57%) Linux
10 140 (21.94%) Analytics
11 139 (21.79%) Scala
12 134 (21.00%) Apache Spark
13 128 (20.06%) Apache Cassandra
14 127 (19.91%) MapReduce
14 127 (19.91%) Data Warehouse
15 120 (18.81%) Oracle
16 116 (18.18%) HBase
17 108 (16.93%) TDD
18 107 (16.77%) Banking
19 98 (15.36%) Finance
20 93 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
21 91 (14.26%) Apache Pig
22 90 (14.11%) ETL
23 79 (12.38%) SQL Server
23 79 (12.38%) Apache
24 78 (12.23%) Open Source
25 74 (11.60%) Scrum
26 73 (11.44%) UNIX
27 72 (11.29%) Visualisation
28 70 (10.97%) HDFS

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 134 (21.00%) Apache Spark
2 91 (14.26%) Apache Pig
3 79 (12.38%) Apache
4 63 (9.87%) Elasticsearch
5 46 (7.21%) SAS
6 19 (2.98%) Tomcat
7 17 (2.66%) Node.js
8 12 (1.88%) JBoss
9 11 (1.72%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (0.94%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.63%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.63%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.47%) IIS
14 3 (0.47%) nginx
15 1 (0.16%) Jetty
Applications
1 17 (2.66%) SPSS
2 14 (2.19%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.78%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) Weka
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (0.63%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.31%) RMDS
3 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 56 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (2.66%) Amazon S3
4 16 (2.51%) Amazon EMR
5 14 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (1.25%) PaaS
7 8 (1.25%) GitHub
8 7 (1.10%) IaaS
9 6 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.47%) SaaS
10 3 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.31%) Heroku
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.16%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.25%) LAN
1 8 (1.25%) WAN
1 8 (1.25%) Internet
2 7 (1.10%) VPN
3 6 (0.94%) DHCP
3 6 (0.94%) HTTP
3 6 (0.94%) Kerberos
3 6 (0.94%) SNMP
3 6 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.78%) SAN
4 5 (0.78%) LDAP
5 4 (0.63%) Firewall
6 3 (0.47%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.47%) NAS
6 3 (0.47%) AMQP
6 3 (0.47%) FCoE
6 3 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.47%) Multicast
7 2 (0.31%) RTP
8 1 (0.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (69.75%) Big Data
2 202 (31.66%) Apache Hive
3 169 (26.49%) NoSQL
4 158 (24.76%) MongoDB
5 128 (20.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 127 (19.91%) Data Warehouse
7 116 (18.18%) HBase
8 79 (12.38%) SQL Server
9 49 (7.68%) Riak
10 44 (6.90%) MySQL
11 39 (6.11%) DB2
11 39 (6.11%) Sqoop
11 39 (6.11%) Relational Database
12 37 (5.80%) CouchDB
13 36 (5.64%) Mahout
13 36 (5.64%) Couchbase
14 30 (4.70%) Redis
14 30 (4.70%) QlikView
15 26 (4.08%) HCatalog
16 25 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 50 (7.84%) Jenkins
2 46 (7.21%) Maven
3 38 (5.96%) Git (software)
4 24 (3.76%) Hudson
5 20 (3.13%) JUnit
6 17 (2.66%) Mockito
6 17 (2.66%) Cucumber
7 16 (2.51%) JIRA
8 11 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
8 11 (1.72%) TeamCity
8 11 (1.72%) Artifactory
9 9 (1.41%) Subversion
10 7 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.94%) Selenium
11 6 (0.94%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.78%) RSpec
13 3 (0.47%) WATIR
14 2 (0.31%) Ant
14 2 (0.31%) JMeter
General
1 107 (16.77%) Banking
2 98 (15.36%) Finance
3 47 (7.37%) Investment Banking
4 28 (4.39%) Marketing
5 22 (3.45%) Games
6 20 (3.13%) Retail
7 16 (2.51%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.35%) Front Office
9 11 (1.72%) Legal
10 10 (1.57%) Publishing
11 8 (1.25%) Law
12 7 (1.10%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.63%) Electronics
15 3 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.31%) Back Office
17 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 271 (42.48%) Developer
2 143 (22.41%) Architect
3 92 (14.42%) Java Developer
4 52 (8.15%) Hadoop Developer
5 48 (7.52%) Big Data Developer
6 46 (7.21%) Data Architect
7 41 (6.43%) Analyst
8 40 (6.27%) Senior Developer
9 39 (6.11%) Scala Developer
10 32 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
11 30 (4.70%) Big Data Architect
12 27 (4.23%) Data Scientist
13 17 (2.66%) Data Analyst
13 17 (2.66%) DevOps Architect
14 16 (2.51%) Administrator
14 16 (2.51%) Consultant
14 16 (2.51%) Senior Java Developer
15 15 (2.35%) Enterprise Architect
15 15 (2.35%) Business Analyst
16 14 (2.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (9.25%) Web Services
2 50 (7.84%) HTML
3 44 (6.90%) Spring
4 36 (5.64%) Cascading
5 34 (5.33%) Kafka
6 33 (5.17%) .NET
7 32 (5.02%) REST
8 29 (4.55%) XML
9 28 (4.39%) J2EE
10 27 (4.23%) HTML5
11 21 (3.29%) LAMP
11 21 (3.29%) Akka
12 20 (3.13%) Hibernate
13 17 (2.66%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (2.35%) SOAP
15 14 (2.19%) Apache Avro
15 14 (2.19%) Guava
15 14 (2.19%) AngularJS
15 14 (2.19%) Apache Commons
16 13 (2.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.23%) Open Source
2 72 (11.29%) Visualisation
3 61 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (6.43%) Algorithms
5 40 (6.27%) Computer Science
6 37 (5.80%) Statistics
7 23 (3.61%) Data Structures
8 22 (3.45%) Data Integration
9 21 (3.29%) Credit Risk
10 18 (2.82%) Market Risk
10 18 (2.82%) Derivative
11 17 (2.66%) Online Games
12 16 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (1.88%) Grid Computing
13 12 (1.88%) Clustering
13 12 (1.88%) Mathematics
14 11 (1.72%) Fixed Income
14 11 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.57%) Mobile App
16 9 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 144 (22.57%) Linux
2 73 (11.44%) UNIX
3 26 (4.08%) CentOS
4 24 (3.76%) Ubuntu
5 22 (3.45%) Debian
6 19 (2.98%) Windows
7 3 (0.47%) Solaris
7 3 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.31%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.16%) Android
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (21.94%) Analytics
3 127 (19.91%) MapReduce
4 108 (16.93%) TDD
5 93 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
6 90 (14.11%) ETL
7 74 (11.60%) Scrum
8 66 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 59 (9.25%) Data Modelling
10 52 (8.15%) OO
11 51 (7.99%) DevOps
12 47 (7.37%) BDD
13 35 (5.49%) Mentoring
14 30 (4.70%) OOP
15 29 (4.55%) Pair Programming
16 28 (4.39%) Software Engineering
17 25 (3.92%) Data Architecture
17 25 (3.92%) Functional Programming
18 24 (3.76%) Unit Testing
18 24 (3.76%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 299 (46.87%) Java
2 184 (28.84%) SQL
3 159 (24.92%) Python
4 139 (21.79%) Scala
5 52 (8.15%) Bash Shell
6 48 (7.52%) C#
7 43 (6.74%) JavaScript
7 43 (6.74%) Perl
7 43 (6.74%) Ruby
8 38 (5.96%) R
9 33 (5.17%) C++
10 30 (4.70%) PHP
11 29 (4.55%) PL/SQL
12 24 (3.76%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.51%) Clojure
14 14 (2.19%) C
15 13 (2.04%) AWK
15 13 (2.04%) sed
15 13 (2.04%) Golang
16 12 (1.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 64 (10.03%) Degree
2 12 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.94%) DV Cleared
4 5 (0.78%) PhD
4 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.47%) PMP
6 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.47%) MCT
7 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.16%) CIPD
7 1 (0.16%) MCPD
7 1 (0.16%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.92%) QA
2 5 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.31%) SLA
5 1 (0.16%) Basel III
System Software
1 70 (10.97%) HDFS
2 50 (7.84%) Apache Flume
3 37 (5.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 15 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (1.57%) Docker
7 3 (0.47%) SRDF
7 3 (0.47%) KVM
7 3 (0.47%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.47%) vCloud
7 3 (0.47%) NFS
7 3 (0.47%) Xen
8 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 66 (10.34%) Oozie
2 62 (9.72%) Puppet
3 56 (8.78%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (5.02%) ZABBIX
5 28 (4.39%) Nagios
6 27 (4.23%) Hadoop YARN
7 25 (3.92%) Salt
7 25 (3.92%) Ambari
8 23 (3.61%) Ansible
9 19 (2.98%) Cacti
10 10 (1.57%) Mesos
11 9 (1.41%) logstash
11 9 (1.41%) Kibana
12 4 (0.63%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.31%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.31%) Ganglia
14 1 (0.16%) Foglight
14 1 (0.16%) Graphite
Vendors
1 120 (18.81%) Oracle
2 52 (8.15%) Tableau
3 42 (6.58%) Teradata
4 39 (6.11%) Microsoft
4 39 (6.11%) Hortonworks
5 35 (5.49%) Cloudera
6 27 (4.23%) Netezza
7 25 (3.92%) MapR
8 24 (3.76%) Sybase
9 22 (3.45%) Rackspace
10 21 (3.29%) Business Objects
10 21 (3.29%) Red Hat
11 20 (3.13%) Informatica
12 16 (2.51%) VMware
13 11 (1.72%) IBM
13 11 (1.72%) Talend
14 10 (1.57%) Splunk
15 9 (1.41%) Vertica
15 9 (1.41%) HP
15 9 (1.41%) Ab Initio
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £515.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 550-650pd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £750.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + competitive
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Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 26 days ago