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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 158 228 237
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +9
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 308 189 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.41% 0.82% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.09% 3.68% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 152 117
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£550 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £369 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
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
5060 5130 4719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.09% 22.30% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3542 3578 3330
Average daily rate £450 £425 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 24
Average hourly rate £22.83 £36.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.45% +42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £25.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 31 March 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 March 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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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 +17 66 £575 +9.52% 41
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 - - 1
Canary Wharf +3 2 £500 -28.57%
Docklands, London +5 1 £650 +20.93%
Westminster +1 1 £525 +23.52%
Surbiton - - - - 1
Southwark - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
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England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 450 (64.94%) Big Data
2 374 (53.97%) Java
3 271 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
4 204 (29.44%) Apache Hive
5 199 (28.72%) SQL
6 166 (23.95%) Apache Spark
7 164 (23.67%) Python
8 160 (23.09%) Oracle
9 156 (22.51%) Scala
10 152 (21.93%) Linux
11 140 (20.20%) Banking
11 140 (20.20%) Analytics
12 139 (20.06%) Finance
13 138 (19.91%) MongoDB
14 135 (19.48%) NoSQL
15 127 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
16 125 (18.04%) MapReduce
17 119 (17.17%) HBase
18 109 (15.73%) TDD
19 100 (14.43%) Scrum
19 100 (14.43%) Apache Pig
20 99 (14.29%) ETL
21 96 (13.85%) Apache Cassandra
22 91 (13.13%) HDFS
22 91 (13.13%) Data Modelling
23 87 (12.55%) UNIX
24 86 (12.41%) Apache
25 78 (11.26%) Degree
26 69 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
27 68 (9.81%) Open Source

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 166 (23.95%) Apache Spark
2 100 (14.43%) Apache Pig
3 86 (12.41%) Apache
4 63 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 50 (7.22%) SAS
6 28 (4.04%) Tomcat
7 24 (3.46%) Node.js
8 18 (2.60%) JBoss
9 15 (2.16%) Oracle Coherence
10 11 (1.59%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.30%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.15%) IIS
13 7 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (1.01%) Confluence
14 6 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.87%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.72%) nginx
16 3 (0.43%) CMS
16 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
17 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.87%) SPSS
3 3 (0.43%) Weka
3 3 (0.43%) PowerPivot
4 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%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (2.60%) Amazon EMR
4 16 (2.31%) Amazon S3
4 16 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.58%) PaaS
7 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.43%) GitHub
8 3 (0.43%) IaaS
8 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.43%) SaaS
9 2 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.59%) Kerberos
2 10 (1.44%) HTTP
3 9 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.30%) Internet
4 8 (1.15%) LAN
4 8 (1.15%) WAN
5 7 (1.01%) LDAP
5 7 (1.01%) VPN
5 7 (1.01%) SAN
5 7 (1.01%) AMQP
6 6 (0.87%) FCoE
6 6 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (0.87%) Multicast
6 6 (0.87%) Firewall
6 6 (0.87%) iSCSI
6 6 (0.87%) NAS
7 5 (0.72%) DHCP
8 4 (0.58%) SNA
8 4 (0.58%) Network Security
9 2 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 450 (64.94%) Big Data
2 204 (29.44%) Apache Hive
3 138 (19.91%) MongoDB
4 135 (19.48%) NoSQL
5 127 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
6 119 (17.17%) HBase
7 96 (13.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 63 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 54 (7.79%) Relational Database
9 54 (7.79%) Impala
10 37 (5.34%) CouchDB
10 37 (5.34%) RDBMS
11 36 (5.19%) QlikView
11 36 (5.19%) Sqoop
12 35 (5.05%) MySQL
13 31 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
13 31 (4.47%) Redis
14 28 (4.04%) Data Mining
15 24 (3.46%) DB2
16 21 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 54 (7.79%) Jenkins
2 46 (6.64%) Git (software)
3 45 (6.49%) Maven
4 19 (2.74%) JIRA
5 18 (2.60%) Cucumber
6 16 (2.31%) Hudson
6 16 (2.31%) Artifactory
7 15 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (2.02%) JUnit
9 13 (1.88%) Talend Open Studio
9 13 (1.88%) Subversion
10 11 (1.59%) Mockito
11 8 (1.15%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.15%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.87%) TestNG
12 6 (0.87%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.87%) Liquibase
13 5 (0.72%) RSpec
13 5 (0.72%) Selenium
14 4 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 140 (20.20%) Banking
2 139 (20.06%) Finance
3 54 (7.79%) Investment Banking
4 28 (4.04%) Games
5 27 (3.90%) Retail
6 23 (3.32%) Front Office
7 21 (3.03%) Marketing
8 17 (2.45%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.02%) Legal
10 9 (1.30%) Publishing
11 8 (1.15%) Law
12 7 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
13 6 (0.87%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.72%) Back Office
15 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.43%) Electronics
17 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
17 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 311 (44.88%) Developer
2 114 (16.45%) Java Developer
3 110 (15.87%) Architect
4 90 (12.99%) Hadoop Developer
5 57 (8.23%) Senior Developer
6 47 (6.78%) Big Data Developer
7 46 (6.64%) Data Architect
8 43 (6.20%) Analyst
9 42 (6.06%) Scala Developer
10 32 (4.62%) Big Data Architect
11 28 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
12 27 (3.90%) Administrator
12 27 (3.90%) Data Scientist
13 24 (3.46%) Consultant
14 22 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
15 19 (2.74%) Lead Developer
16 18 (2.60%) Data Analyst
17 17 (2.45%) Business Analyst
18 16 (2.31%) Data Consultant
19 15 (2.16%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (8.66%) Web Services
2 51 (7.36%) Kafka
3 48 (6.93%) HTML
4 36 (5.19%) J2EE
4 36 (5.19%) XML
5 32 (4.62%) Spring
6 31 (4.47%) REST
6 31 (4.47%) Akka
7 29 (4.18%) Cascading
8 26 (3.75%) RESTful
9 22 (3.17%) HTML5
9 22 (3.17%) Apache Avro
10 20 (2.89%) RabbitMQ
11 18 (2.60%) SOAP
12 17 (2.45%) .NET
12 17 (2.45%) AngularJS
13 16 (2.31%) jQuery
14 13 (1.88%) JMS
14 13 (1.88%) Play Framework
15 12 (1.73%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.81%) Open Source
2 54 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (6.78%) Statistics
4 46 (6.64%) Visualisation
5 36 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 28 (4.04%) Market Risk
7 27 (3.90%) Data Integration
8 26 (3.75%) Credit Risk
8 26 (3.75%) Algorithms
9 25 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 22 (3.17%) Derivative
10 22 (3.17%) Online Games
11 21 (3.03%) Mathematics
12 18 (2.60%) Data Structures
13 17 (2.45%) Fixed Income
14 14 (2.02%) Equities
15 12 (1.73%) Replication
16 11 (1.59%) Physics
17 10 (1.44%) Clustering
18 9 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 152 (21.93%) Linux
2 87 (12.55%) UNIX
3 33 (4.76%) Windows
4 30 (4.33%) Ubuntu
5 28 (4.04%) CentOS
6 15 (2.16%) Debian
7 10 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.30%) Solaris
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.29%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (20.20%) Analytics
3 125 (18.04%) MapReduce
4 109 (15.73%) TDD
5 100 (14.43%) Scrum
6 99 (14.29%) ETL
7 91 (13.13%) Data Modelling
8 69 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
10 59 (8.51%) OO
11 56 (8.08%) DevOps
12 54 (7.79%) BDD
13 40 (5.77%) Mentoring
14 34 (4.91%) Software Engineering
15 33 (4.76%) OOP
15 33 (4.76%) Data Architecture
16 31 (4.47%) Multithreading
16 31 (4.47%) Functional Programming
17 30 (4.33%) Machine Learning
18 23 (3.32%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 374 (53.97%) Java
2 199 (28.72%) SQL
3 164 (23.67%) Python
4 156 (22.51%) Scala
5 68 (9.81%) R
6 55 (7.94%) JavaScript
7 47 (6.78%) C#
8 39 (5.63%) Bash Shell
9 38 (5.48%) PL/SQL
9 38 (5.48%) Perl
10 34 (4.91%) Ruby
11 31 (4.47%) C++
12 29 (4.18%) Shell Script
13 22 (3.17%) PHP
14 18 (2.60%) MATLAB
14 18 (2.60%) Clojure
15 13 (1.88%) Golang
16 10 (1.44%) VBA
17 9 (1.30%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.72%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 78 (11.26%) Degree
2 27 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.02%) DV Cleared
4 10 (1.44%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.44%) PhD
5 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.58%) PMP
6 4 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.58%) MCPD
7 2 (0.29%) MCT
8 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.14%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.76%) QA
2 12 (1.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.43%) Basel III
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (13.13%) HDFS
2 59 (8.51%) Apache Flume
3 25 (3.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 13 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (1.73%) Docker
6 6 (0.87%) KVM
6 6 (0.87%) Xen
6 6 (0.87%) NFS
6 6 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.87%) SRDF
7 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.43%) vCloud
9 1 (0.14%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 60 (8.66%) Puppet
2 46 (6.64%) Oozie
3 42 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (5.05%) Nagios
4 35 (5.05%) Hadoop YARN
5 33 (4.76%) ZABBIX
6 32 (4.62%) Ansible
7 18 (2.60%) Salt
8 14 (2.02%) Cacti
9 11 (1.59%) Mesos
10 10 (1.44%) Graphite
11 7 (1.01%) Ambari
12 6 (0.87%) Kibana
12 6 (0.87%) logstash
13 4 (0.58%) Vagrant
14 2 (0.29%) OpenView
14 2 (0.29%) Ganglia
14 2 (0.29%) Munin
14 2 (0.29%) HAProxy
15 1 (0.14%) StatsD
Vendors
1 160 (23.09%) Oracle
2 58 (8.37%) Tableau
3 49 (7.07%) Cloudera
4 25 (3.61%) Hortonworks
4 25 (3.61%) Business Objects
5 23 (3.32%) Teradata
6 22 (3.17%) VMware
7 21 (3.03%) Splunk
8 20 (2.89%) Sybase
8 20 (2.89%) Microsoft
8 20 (2.89%) Informatica
8 20 (2.89%) Red Hat
9 18 (2.60%) IBM
10 15 (2.16%) SAP
11 14 (2.02%) Rackspace
12 13 (1.88%) Talend
12 13 (1.88%) TIBCO
12 13 (1.88%) Ab Initio
13 9 (1.30%) Intel
13 9 (1.30%) Cisco
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