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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 153 225 263
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +38
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 334 204 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.50% 0.86% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.38% 3.80% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 159 114
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £623 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - -
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
5234 5373 4804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.50% 22.73% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3667 3784 3358
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 25 29
Average hourly rate £27.32 £32.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% +42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £22.50 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £62.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 April 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 24 April 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
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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 +44 82 £575 +21.05% 48
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 - -
Hammersmith - 4 £448 - 3
Canary Wharf -3 3 £500 -28.57%
Docklands, London -1 1 £650 +20.93%
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 472 (67.91%) Big Data
2 386 (55.54%) Java
3 261 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
4 217 (31.22%) Apache Hive
5 184 (26.47%) Apache Spark
6 178 (25.61%) SQL
7 173 (24.89%) Scala
8 156 (22.45%) Python
9 146 (21.01%) Oracle
10 141 (20.29%) Finance
11 138 (19.86%) MongoDB
12 136 (19.57%) Analytics
12 136 (19.57%) Linux
13 134 (19.28%) Banking
13 134 (19.28%) MapReduce
14 127 (18.27%) HBase
15 121 (17.41%) NoSQL
16 120 (17.27%) TDD
17 111 (15.97%) Data Warehouse
18 102 (14.68%) Apache Pig
19 97 (13.96%) HDFS
20 94 (13.53%) Scrum
21 91 (13.09%) Apache Cassandra
22 86 (12.37%) Apache
23 85 (12.23%) Data Modelling
24 76 (10.94%) ETL
24 76 (10.94%) UNIX
24 76 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
25 72 (10.36%) R
26 65 (9.35%) Open Source

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 184 (26.47%) Apache Spark
2 102 (14.68%) Apache Pig
3 86 (12.37%) Apache
4 62 (8.92%) Elasticsearch
5 45 (6.47%) SAS
6 30 (4.32%) Tomcat
7 22 (3.17%) Node.js
8 19 (2.73%) JBoss
9 15 (2.16%) Oracle Coherence
10 11 (1.58%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.29%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.15%) IIS
13 7 (1.01%) Confluence
13 7 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.86%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.72%) nginx
16 3 (0.43%) CMS
17 2 (0.29%) SharePoint
17 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (1.29%) SPSS
2 7 (1.01%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.43%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.29%) Weka
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) RMDS
2 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 76 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.74%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (2.59%) Amazon EMR
4 14 (2.01%) Amazon S3
5 11 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.58%) PaaS
6 4 (0.58%) GitHub
6 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.43%) IaaS
7 3 (0.43%) Office 365
7 3 (0.43%) SaaS
8 2 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.58%) Kerberos
2 10 (1.44%) HTTP
2 10 (1.44%) Internet
3 9 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.15%) LAN
4 8 (1.15%) WAN
5 7 (1.01%) AMQP
5 7 (1.01%) LDAP
5 7 (1.01%) SAN
5 7 (1.01%) VPN
6 6 (0.86%) Firewall
6 6 (0.86%) NAS
6 6 (0.86%) iSCSI
6 6 (0.86%) FCoE
6 6 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (0.86%) Multicast
7 5 (0.72%) DHCP
8 4 (0.58%) SNA
8 4 (0.58%) Network Security
9 2 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 472 (67.91%) Big Data
2 217 (31.22%) Apache Hive
3 138 (19.86%) MongoDB
4 127 (18.27%) HBase
5 121 (17.41%) NoSQL
6 111 (15.97%) Data Warehouse
7 91 (13.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 59 (8.49%) Impala
9 58 (8.35%) SQL Server
10 45 (6.47%) Relational Database
11 38 (5.47%) Sqoop
12 37 (5.32%) RDBMS
13 36 (5.18%) MySQL
13 36 (5.18%) CouchDB
14 31 (4.46%) QlikView
15 29 (4.17%) Redis
16 28 (4.03%) Data Mining
16 28 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
17 19 (2.73%) Mahout
17 19 (2.73%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 51 (7.34%) Jenkins
2 43 (6.19%) Git (software)
3 42 (6.04%) Maven
4 18 (2.59%) JIRA
5 17 (2.45%) Artifactory
6 16 (2.30%) JUnit
7 15 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (1.87%) Cucumber
8 13 (1.87%) Mockito
9 11 (1.58%) Hudson
9 11 (1.58%) Subversion
9 11 (1.58%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (1.15%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.01%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.86%) TestNG
12 6 (0.86%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.86%) Liquibase
13 5 (0.72%) Selenium
14 4 (0.58%) Ant
14 4 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
General
1 141 (20.29%) Finance
2 134 (19.28%) Banking
3 48 (6.91%) Investment Banking
4 25 (3.60%) Games
5 23 (3.31%) Retail
6 22 (3.17%) Front Office
7 20 (2.88%) Marketing
8 14 (2.01%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.58%) Legal
10 9 (1.29%) Publishing
11 7 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
11 7 (1.01%) Law
12 6 (0.86%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.72%) Back Office
14 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.43%) Electronics
16 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 318 (45.76%) Developer
2 124 (17.84%) Java Developer
3 102 (14.68%) Architect
4 98 (14.10%) Hadoop Developer
5 56 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 50 (7.19%) Scala Developer
7 46 (6.62%) Data Architect
8 41 (5.90%) Big Data Developer
9 36 (5.18%) Analyst
10 34 (4.89%) Data Scientist
11 32 (4.60%) Big Data Architect
12 31 (4.46%) Consultant
13 27 (3.88%) Administrator
14 23 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
14 23 (3.31%) Data Consultant
15 21 (3.02%) Big Data Consultant
15 21 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
16 20 (2.88%) Lead Developer
17 16 (2.30%) Data Analyst
18 15 (2.16%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (8.20%) Kafka
2 54 (7.77%) Web Services
3 45 (6.47%) J2EE
4 39 (5.61%) Spring
5 37 (5.32%) HTML
6 33 (4.75%) Akka
7 32 (4.60%) REST
8 31 (4.46%) RESTful
8 31 (4.46%) Cascading
9 29 (4.17%) XML
10 22 (3.17%) HTML5
11 21 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (2.73%) Apache Avro
13 17 (2.45%) SOAP
14 15 (2.16%) Play Framework
15 14 (2.01%) jQuery
15 14 (2.01%) Lucene
16 13 (1.87%) Hibernate
17 12 (1.73%) .NET
17 12 (1.73%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.35%) Open Source
2 50 (7.19%) Statistics
3 45 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (5.18%) Visualisation
5 28 (4.03%) Market Risk
6 27 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 27 (3.88%) Algorithms
7 25 (3.60%) Credit Risk
7 25 (3.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 23 (3.31%) Data Integration
8 23 (3.31%) Mathematics
9 20 (2.88%) Derivative
10 18 (2.59%) Online Games
11 17 (2.45%) Data Structures
11 17 (2.45%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.87%) Physics
13 12 (1.73%) Equities
14 11 (1.58%) Replication
15 9 (1.29%) Clustering
16 7 (1.01%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 136 (19.57%) Linux
2 76 (10.94%) UNIX
3 31 (4.46%) Ubuntu
3 31 (4.46%) Windows
4 25 (3.60%) CentOS
5 12 (1.73%) Debian
6 10 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.29%) Solaris
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.29%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (19.57%) Analytics
3 134 (19.28%) MapReduce
4 120 (17.27%) TDD
5 94 (13.53%) Scrum
6 85 (12.23%) Data Modelling
7 76 (10.94%) ETL
8 63 (9.06%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
10 56 (8.06%) DevOps
11 53 (7.63%) OO
12 51 (7.34%) BDD
13 42 (6.04%) Mentoring
14 36 (5.18%) Software Engineering
15 33 (4.75%) Machine Learning
16 32 (4.60%) Data Architecture
17 31 (4.46%) Multithreading
18 28 (4.03%) OOP
19 26 (3.74%) Pair Programming
20 25 (3.60%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 386 (55.54%) Java
2 178 (25.61%) SQL
3 173 (24.89%) Scala
4 156 (22.45%) Python
5 72 (10.36%) R
6 42 (6.04%) JavaScript
7 41 (5.90%) C#
8 34 (4.89%) Bash Shell
8 34 (4.89%) Perl
8 34 (4.89%) PL/SQL
9 32 (4.60%) C++
9 32 (4.60%) Ruby
10 28 (4.03%) Shell Script
11 20 (2.88%) MATLAB
12 19 (2.73%) PHP
13 18 (2.59%) Clojure
14 15 (2.16%) Go
15 10 (1.44%) VBA
16 8 (1.15%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.72%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 64 (9.21%) Degree
2 27 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.87%) DV Cleared
4 12 (1.73%) PhD
5 10 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.58%) MCPD
8 3 (0.43%) PMP
8 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.29%) MCT
10 1 (0.14%) CIPD
10 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.03%) QA
2 12 (1.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 7 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.43%) Basel III
System Software
1 97 (13.96%) HDFS
2 57 (8.20%) Apache Flume
3 24 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 15 (2.16%) Docker
5 13 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.86%) NFS
7 6 (0.86%) Xen
7 6 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.86%) SRDF
7 6 (0.86%) KVM
8 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
9 3 (0.43%) vCloud
10 1 (0.14%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 60 (8.63%) Puppet
2 47 (6.76%) Oozie
3 40 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (5.47%) Hadoop YARN
5 35 (5.04%) Ansible
6 33 (4.75%) Nagios
7 30 (4.32%) ZABBIX
8 15 (2.16%) Salt
9 14 (2.01%) Mesos
10 11 (1.58%) Cacti
11 9 (1.29%) Graphite
12 7 (1.01%) Ambari
13 3 (0.43%) logstash
13 3 (0.43%) Kibana
14 2 (0.29%) OpenView
14 2 (0.29%) Ganglia
14 2 (0.29%) Munin
14 2 (0.29%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
15 1 (0.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 146 (21.01%) Oracle
2 52 (7.48%) Cloudera
3 46 (6.62%) Tableau
4 24 (3.45%) Teradata
5 23 (3.31%) VMware
6 22 (3.17%) Splunk
7 19 (2.73%) Sybase
8 18 (2.59%) Hortonworks
9 17 (2.45%) Business Objects
9 17 (2.45%) Red Hat
9 17 (2.45%) IBM
9 17 (2.45%) Informatica
10 15 (2.16%) Microsoft
11 14 (2.01%) SAP
12 13 (1.87%) TIBCO
13 12 (1.73%) Rackspace
14 11 (1.58%) Talend
15 9 (1.29%) Alteryx
15 9 (1.29%) Intel
15 9 (1.29%) Cisco
London
Cititec
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £850 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £550.00 - £590.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £650.00 - £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £590 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £525 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £1000.00 per day + Flexible Working
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £1000.00 per day + Flexible Working
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500.00 - £1000.00 per day + Flexible Working
Posted: 7 days ago