The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 189 262 338
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +76
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 250 155 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.06% 0.64% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.66% 2.83% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 134 65
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£550 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.04% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5365 5473 5367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.75% 22.57% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3658 3720 3582
Average daily rate £440 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 58 55
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.99 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.20 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
Hadoop
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +15 63 £525 +5.00% 27
Docklands, London +10 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 277 (61.83%) Big Data
2 221 (49.33%) Java
3 138 (30.80%) NoSQL
4 134 (29.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 126 (28.13%) Apache Hive
5 126 (28.13%) SQL
6 125 (27.90%) MongoDB
7 124 (27.68%) Analytics
8 112 (25.00%) Linux
9 106 (23.66%) Python
10 98 (21.88%) Apache Pig
11 97 (21.65%) MapReduce
12 88 (19.64%) Oracle
13 79 (17.63%) HBase
14 72 (16.07%) SAS
15 62 (13.84%) Data Warehouse
16 61 (13.62%) Scala
17 60 (13.39%) DevOps
18 57 (12.72%) Puppet
19 56 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
19 56 (12.50%) SQL Server
19 56 (12.50%) Finance
20 55 (12.28%) ETL
21 54 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
22 53 (11.83%) TDD
23 52 (11.61%) MySQL
24 50 (11.16%) Degree
25 49 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
25 49 (10.94%) Web Services
25 49 (10.94%) Opscode Chef

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 98 (21.88%) Apache Pig
2 72 (16.07%) SAS
3 46 (10.27%) Apache
4 40 (8.93%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (3.35%) Node.js
6 12 (2.68%) Apache Solr
7 9 (2.01%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.01%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.56%) IIS
9 6 (1.34%) Confluence
10 4 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.67%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.67%) TIBCO EMS
12 2 (0.45%) GemFire
12 2 (0.45%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 18 (4.02%) MS Excel
1 18 (4.02%) SPSS
2 5 (1.12%) Mathematica
3 4 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.89%) SiteCatalyst
2 4 (0.89%) RMDS
3 3 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.01%) PaaS
5 8 (1.79%) GitHub
6 6 (1.34%) IaaS
6 6 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.12%) SaaS
8 3 (0.67%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.22%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.22%) Heroku
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.56%) SNMP
2 6 (1.34%) SAN
3 5 (1.12%) Internet
3 5 (1.12%) HTTP
3 5 (1.12%) LAN
3 5 (1.12%) WAN
4 4 (0.89%) Kerberos
4 4 (0.89%) NAS
4 4 (0.89%) FCoE
4 4 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (0.89%) Multicast
4 4 (0.89%) SSL
5 3 (0.67%) DNS
6 2 (0.45%) LDAP
6 2 (0.45%) Firewall
6 2 (0.45%) SMTP
6 2 (0.45%) AMQP
7 1 (0.22%) FTP
7 1 (0.22%) VoIP
7 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (61.83%) Big Data
2 138 (30.80%) NoSQL
3 134 (29.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 126 (28.13%) Apache Hive
5 125 (27.90%) MongoDB
6 79 (17.63%) HBase
7 62 (13.84%) Data Warehouse
8 56 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 52 (11.61%) MySQL
10 41 (9.15%) Data Mining
11 35 (7.81%) Relational Database
12 27 (6.03%) DB2
12 27 (6.03%) CouchDB
13 25 (5.58%) Riak
14 23 (5.13%) Sqoop
15 22 (4.91%) Impala
16 20 (4.46%) Couchbase
16 20 (4.46%) Mahout
17 19 (4.24%) Redis
17 19 (4.24%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (7.37%) Jenkins
2 30 (6.70%) JIRA
3 26 (5.80%) Hudson
4 17 (3.79%) Maven
4 17 (3.79%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (3.35%) Cucumber
6 14 (3.13%) Git (software)
7 12 (2.68%) JUnit
8 11 (2.46%) TeamCity
9 10 (2.23%) Selenium
9 10 (2.23%) Mockito
10 9 (2.01%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.67%) ERwin
12 3 (0.67%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.45%) RSpec
13 2 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (0.22%) WATIR
14 1 (0.22%) Build Forge
14 1 (0.22%) ProC
General
1 56 (12.50%) Finance
2 40 (8.93%) Banking
3 37 (8.26%) Marketing
4 21 (4.69%) Investment Banking
5 18 (4.02%) Retail
6 15 (3.35%) Games
7 8 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.34%) Publishing
9 4 (0.89%) Advertising
9 4 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.45%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (39.29%) Developer
2 77 (17.19%) Architect
3 65 (14.51%) Java Developer
4 51 (11.38%) Hadoop Developer
5 40 (8.93%) Analyst
6 33 (7.37%) Data Scientist
7 29 (6.47%) Big Data Developer
8 27 (6.03%) Data Architect
8 27 (6.03%) Senior Developer
9 25 (5.58%) Lead Architect
10 24 (5.36%) Data Analyst
11 20 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
12 15 (3.35%) DevOps Architect
13 12 (2.68%) Administrator
14 11 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (2.46%) Consultant
14 11 (2.46%) Systems Administrator
14 11 (2.46%) Big Data Architect
14 11 (2.46%) Scala Developer
15 10 (2.23%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (21.65%) MapReduce
2 49 (10.94%) Web Services
3 43 (9.60%) Spring
4 41 (9.15%) Kafka
5 26 (5.80%) RabbitMQ
6 25 (5.58%) XML
7 22 (4.91%) LAMP
7 22 (4.91%) Hibernate
8 17 (3.79%) RESTful
9 15 (3.35%) .NET
10 14 (3.13%) HTML
11 13 (2.90%) J2EE
11 13 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (2.90%) JSON
12 12 (2.68%) Middleware
13 11 (2.46%) SOAP
14 10 (2.23%) Apache Avro
15 9 (2.01%) ActiveMQ
16 8 (1.79%) ASP.NET
16 8 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.27%) Open Source
2 42 (9.38%) Visualisation
3 39 (8.71%) Computer Science
4 28 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 27 (6.03%) Statistics
6 14 (3.13%) Data Integration
7 10 (2.23%) Physics
8 7 (1.56%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.12%) Grid Computing
9 5 (1.12%) Clustering
10 4 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.89%) Economics
10 4 (0.89%) Social Network
10 4 (0.89%) Online Games
10 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.67%) Derivative
11 3 (0.67%) Replication
12 2 (0.45%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.45%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 112 (25.00%) Linux
2 39 (8.71%) UNIX
3 28 (6.25%) Debian
4 22 (4.91%) CentOS
5 21 (4.69%) Windows
6 12 (2.68%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.89%) Solaris
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.45%) Android
8 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.22%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (27.68%) Analytics
2 60 (13.39%) DevOps
3 56 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (12.28%) ETL
5 54 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (11.83%) TDD
7 49 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (9.38%) Scrum
9 39 (8.71%) Data Modelling
10 34 (7.59%) E-Commerce
11 32 (7.14%) Data Analysis
12 30 (6.70%) Data Architecture
13 28 (6.25%) Machine Learning
14 23 (5.13%) BDD
15 19 (4.24%) Software Engineering
16 18 (4.02%) OO
17 17 (3.79%) MVC
18 16 (3.57%) Project Management
18 16 (3.57%) Complex Event Processing
19 15 (3.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 221 (49.33%) Java
2 126 (28.13%) SQL
3 106 (23.66%) Python
4 61 (13.62%) Scala
5 48 (10.71%) R
6 45 (10.04%) Ruby
7 38 (8.48%) Perl
8 35 (7.81%) Bash Shell
9 28 (6.25%) C++
10 27 (6.03%) PHP
11 24 (5.36%) C#
12 21 (4.69%) C
13 19 (4.24%) JavaScript
14 15 (3.35%) MATLAB
14 15 (3.35%) Clojure
15 12 (2.68%) Groovy
15 12 (2.68%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.34%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.12%) F#
17 5 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (11.16%) Degree
2 18 (4.02%) PhD
3 14 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.34%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.45%) MCT
8 1 (0.22%) APMP
8 1 (0.22%) PMP
8 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.22%) MBA
8 1 (0.22%) ISEB
8 1 (0.22%) CISSP
8 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.56%) QA
2 6 (1.34%) SLA
3 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (7.59%) HDFS
2 13 (2.90%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.12%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.89%) NFS
6 4 (0.89%) SRDF
7 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.22%) Xen
8 1 (0.22%) vSphere
8 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 57 (12.72%) Puppet
2 49 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (8.71%) Oozie
4 22 (4.91%) Salt
5 20 (4.46%) Nagios
5 20 (4.46%) ZABBIX
5 20 (4.46%) Cacti
6 8 (1.79%) Ambari
7 2 (0.45%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.45%) Ansible
8 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.22%) Foglight
8 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 88 (19.64%) Oracle
2 45 (10.04%) Tableau
3 39 (8.71%) Microsoft
4 35 (7.81%) Teradata
5 32 (7.14%) Rackspace
6 24 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 24 (5.36%) Google
7 20 (4.46%) Business Objects
8 18 (4.02%) Omniture
9 17 (3.79%) Talend
10 15 (3.35%) Vertica
10 15 (3.35%) Cloudera
10 15 (3.35%) Netezza
11 14 (3.13%) IBM
11 14 (3.13%) Informatica
12 11 (2.46%) MicroStrategy
13 9 (2.01%) Sybase
13 9 (2.01%) Ab Initio
14 8 (1.79%) TIBCO
14 8 (1.79%) Yahoo!
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