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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 155 195 265
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +70
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 332 250 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.41% 1.06% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.12% 4.61% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 183 134
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +11.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.78 - -
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
5422 5420 5531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.03% 22.98% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3798 3691 3759
Average daily rate £450 £440 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 34 60
Average hourly rate £27.78 £28.49 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% +1.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £15.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £125.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +30 105 £588 +11.90% 29
Croydon - 5 £525 - 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £550 -
Docklands, London -2 2 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £475 -
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 435 (64.06%) Big Data
2 392 (57.73%) Java
3 266 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (28.87%) Apache Spark
5 171 (25.18%) Apache Hive
6 168 (24.74%) Scala
7 163 (24.01%) Finance
8 157 (23.12%) SQL
9 145 (21.35%) TDD
10 143 (21.06%) Banking
11 135 (19.88%) HBase
12 132 (19.44%) Analytics
13 123 (18.11%) Python
14 121 (17.82%) Linux
15 116 (17.08%) Oracle
16 114 (16.79%) MapReduce
17 110 (16.20%) Scrum
18 102 (15.02%) MongoDB
19 101 (14.87%) NoSQL
20 94 (13.84%) HDFS
21 80 (11.78%) Data Warehouse
21 80 (11.78%) Data Modelling
22 77 (11.34%) Apache
22 77 (11.34%) Impala
23 76 (11.19%) Apache Pig
24 73 (10.75%) Apache Cassandra
25 72 (10.60%) R
26 69 (10.16%) Spring
27 64 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
28 62 (9.13%) Amazon AWS

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 196 (28.87%) Apache Spark
2 77 (11.34%) Apache
3 76 (11.19%) Apache Pig
4 48 (7.07%) SAS
5 44 (6.48%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (4.57%) Confluence
7 25 (3.68%) Oracle Coherence
8 23 (3.39%) Tomcat
9 18 (2.65%) Apache Solr
10 15 (2.21%) Node.js
11 9 (1.33%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.18%) nginx
12 8 (1.18%) IIS
12 8 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (1.18%) CMS
12 8 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (1.18%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.88%) JBoss
13 6 (0.88%) GemFire
14 5 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.62%) SPSS
3 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.29%) Weka
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.03%) RMDS
2 5 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (0.74%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 62 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.03%) GitHub
4 7 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.88%) IaaS
6 4 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.44%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.44%) SaaS
8 2 (0.29%) PaaS
8 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.65%) Internet
2 13 (1.91%) SAN
3 12 (1.77%) NAS
3 12 (1.77%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (1.62%) HTTP
5 9 (1.33%) AMQP
6 8 (1.18%) Kerberos
6 8 (1.18%) LAN
6 8 (1.18%) WAN
7 7 (1.03%) FCoE
7 7 (1.03%) Multicast
7 7 (1.03%) iSCSI
8 6 (0.88%) DNS
9 5 (0.74%) LDAP
9 5 (0.74%) VLAN
10 4 (0.59%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.44%) SNA
11 3 (0.44%) SSL
12 2 (0.29%) DSL
13 1 (0.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (64.06%) Big Data
2 171 (25.18%) Apache Hive
3 135 (19.88%) HBase
4 102 (15.02%) MongoDB
5 101 (14.87%) NoSQL
6 80 (11.78%) Data Warehouse
7 77 (11.34%) Impala
8 73 (10.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 51 (7.51%) SQL Server
10 32 (4.71%) Relational Database
11 30 (4.42%) QlikView
12 27 (3.98%) Data Mining
12 27 (3.98%) Sqoop
13 23 (3.39%) Redis
13 23 (3.39%) RDBMS
14 21 (3.09%) MySQL
15 19 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (2.50%) Oracle Database
17 16 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
18 15 (2.21%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 54 (7.95%) JIRA
2 38 (5.60%) Git (software)
3 32 (4.71%) Jenkins
4 30 (4.42%) Cucumber
5 24 (3.53%) Maven
6 19 (2.80%) IntelliJ
7 18 (2.65%) JUnit
8 17 (2.50%) Spock
8 17 (2.50%) Geb
9 13 (1.91%) Eclipse
9 13 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (1.77%) Subversion
10 12 (1.77%) Mockito
11 10 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
12 9 (1.33%) Gradle
13 7 (1.03%) Ant
14 6 (0.88%) TestNG
14 6 (0.88%) WebDriver
14 6 (0.88%) Hudson
14 6 (0.88%) Liquibase
General
1 163 (24.01%) Finance
2 143 (21.06%) Banking
3 54 (7.95%) Investment Banking
4 21 (3.09%) Retail
5 17 (2.50%) Games
6 10 (1.47%) Marketing
7 9 (1.33%) Front Office
8 8 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.03%) Publishing
10 6 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.59%) Legal
12 3 (0.44%) Back Office
12 3 (0.44%) Advertising
13 2 (0.29%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 320 (47.13%) Developer
2 139 (20.47%) Java Developer
3 110 (16.20%) Architect
4 90 (13.25%) Hadoop Developer
5 58 (8.54%) Senior Developer
6 42 (6.19%) Analyst
6 42 (6.19%) Data Scientist
7 37 (5.45%) Data Architect
8 35 (5.15%) Scala Developer
9 30 (4.42%) Technical Architect
10 29 (4.27%) Consultant
11 27 (3.98%) Big Data Developer
12 25 (3.68%) Big Data Architect
12 25 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (3.68%) Senior Java Developer
13 23 (3.39%) Data Consultant
14 22 (3.24%) Data Analyst
15 20 (2.95%) Big Data Consultant
16 17 (2.50%) Project Manager
17 16 (2.36%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (10.16%) Spring
2 56 (8.25%) RESTful
3 55 (8.10%) Kafka
4 46 (6.77%) HTML
5 44 (6.48%) Web Services
6 31 (4.57%) REST
7 30 (4.42%) HTML5
8 29 (4.27%) Akka
9 28 (4.12%) J2EE
10 23 (3.39%) XML
11 21 (3.09%) JAX-RS
11 21 (3.09%) Cascading
12 20 (2.95%) JSON
13 18 (2.65%) Grails
13 18 (2.65%) Hibernate
13 18 (2.65%) Apache Camel
14 17 (2.50%) Spring Boot
15 15 (2.21%) Play Framework
15 15 (2.21%) Middleware
15 15 (2.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (6.33%) Statistics
3 36 (5.30%) Credit Risk
4 35 (5.15%) Visualisation
5 27 (3.98%) Market Risk
6 19 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (2.65%) Mathematics
7 18 (2.65%) Data Integration
7 18 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.50%) Algorithms
9 14 (2.06%) Derivative
10 13 (1.91%) Replication
11 10 (1.47%) Fixed Income
11 10 (1.47%) Physics
12 9 (1.33%) User Experience
13 8 (1.18%) Reference Data
14 7 (1.03%) Online Games
14 7 (1.03%) Equities
14 7 (1.03%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 121 (17.82%) Linux
2 54 (7.95%) UNIX
3 31 (4.57%) Windows
4 30 (4.42%) CentOS
5 24 (3.53%) Ubuntu
6 12 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.62%) Solaris
8 5 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.44%) Debian
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.15%) AIX
10 1 (0.15%) SUSE
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (21.35%) TDD
3 132 (19.44%) Analytics
4 114 (16.79%) MapReduce
5 110 (16.20%) Scrum
6 80 (11.78%) Data Modelling
7 64 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (8.84%) Open Source
9 55 (8.10%) ETL
10 54 (7.95%) BDD
11 51 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (7.36%) DevOps
13 48 (7.07%) OO
14 42 (6.19%) Software Engineering
15 39 (5.74%) Multithreading
16 37 (5.45%) SDLC
17 32 (4.71%) Data Architecture
18 29 (4.27%) Data Analysis
19 28 (4.12%) Pair Programming
19 28 (4.12%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 392 (57.73%) Java
2 168 (24.74%) Scala
3 157 (23.12%) SQL
4 123 (18.11%) Python
5 72 (10.60%) R
6 54 (7.95%) JavaScript
7 36 (5.30%) C#
8 32 (4.71%) Ruby
9 31 (4.57%) C++
10 24 (3.53%) Shell Script
11 22 (3.24%) Bash Shell
11 22 (3.24%) Groovy
12 21 (3.09%) Perl
13 19 (2.80%) PL/SQL
14 14 (2.06%) PHP
15 11 (1.62%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.47%) MATLAB
17 9 (1.33%) VBA
17 9 (1.33%) Clojure
17 9 (1.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 47 (6.92%) Security Cleared
2 41 (6.04%) Degree
3 25 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.65%) DV Cleared
5 15 (2.21%) PhD
6 5 (0.74%) IBM Certification
7 4 (0.59%) MCPD
7 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.29%) PMP
8 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.15%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.65%) QA
2 9 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
4 5 (0.74%) Basel II
5 4 (0.59%) Basel III
6 2 (0.29%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 94 (13.84%) HDFS
2 43 (6.33%) Apache Flume
3 30 (4.42%) Docker
4 16 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (2.21%) Hyper-V
6 13 (1.91%) NFS
7 12 (1.77%) SRDF
8 10 (1.47%) KVM
9 9 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 7 (1.03%) Xen
12 5 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.44%) vSphere
13 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
14 1 (0.15%) vCloud
14 1 (0.15%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 48 (7.07%) Puppet
2 30 (4.42%) Oozie
3 24 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (3.39%) Ansible
5 19 (2.80%) Hadoop YARN
6 15 (2.21%) Mesos
7 9 (1.33%) Salt
7 9 (1.33%) Nagios
8 8 (1.18%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.88%) Apache Shiro
10 5 (0.74%) EMC VPLEX
10 5 (0.74%) SnapMirror
10 5 (0.74%) SnapVault
10 5 (0.74%) Graphite
10 5 (0.74%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.44%) Cacti
11 3 (0.44%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.44%) Kibana
11 3 (0.44%) logstash
12 2 (0.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 116 (17.08%) Oracle
2 54 (7.95%) Cloudera
3 33 (4.86%) Tableau
4 26 (3.83%) IBM
5 21 (3.09%) VMware
6 18 (2.65%) HP
7 17 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 17 (2.50%) Teradata
7 17 (2.50%) Splunk
8 16 (2.36%) Cisco
9 15 (2.21%) EMC
9 15 (2.21%) SAP
10 14 (2.06%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.77%) NetApp
11 12 (1.77%) Google
11 12 (1.77%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.77%) Informatica
11 12 (1.77%) Alteryx
12 11 (1.62%) Sybase
13 10 (1.47%) Intel
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Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + extensions
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £800 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago