The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 109 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 39 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.08% 0.21% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.01% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 33 2 0
Average daily rate
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£625 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £463 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +26.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - -
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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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
779 572 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.60% 20.18% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 326 309
Average daily rate £400 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 19
Average hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £16.50 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £121.20 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hadoop across the North West region.

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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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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
Cheshire +21 23 £655 - 4
Manchester -2 11 £500 - 2
Merseyside -14 4 £375 -3.22%
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 47 (78.33%) Big Data
2 41 (68.33%) MongoDB
3 38 (63.33%) Oracle
4 33 (55.00%) Linux
4 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (50.00%) Java
5 30 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
7 27 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (45.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 27 (45.00%) R
8 26 (43.33%) Citrix
8 26 (43.33%) Teradata
8 26 (43.33%) StatsD
8 26 (43.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 26 (43.33%) Node.js
8 26 (43.33%) Tableau
8 26 (43.33%) AngularJS
8 26 (43.33%) IaaS
9 25 (41.67%) Machine Learning
9 25 (41.67%) Visualisation
10 23 (38.33%) Cloud Computing
11 22 (36.67%) Python
12 21 (35.00%) UNIX
13 19 (31.67%) .NET
14 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (26.67%) Internet
15 16 (26.67%) NoSQL
16 15 (25.00%) Puppet
16 15 (25.00%) OO

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 26 (43.33%) Node.js
2 7 (11.67%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.67%) Confluence
3 4 (6.67%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 26 (43.33%) IaaS
2 23 (38.33%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) Internet
2 8 (13.33%) AMQP
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (78.33%) Big Data
2 41 (68.33%) MongoDB
3 27 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (45.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (26.67%) NoSQL
5 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (6.67%) Redis
7 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.67%) Sqoop
8 1 (1.67%) HBase
8 1 (1.67%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.67%) MySQL
8 1 (1.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) JIRA
2 10 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 7 (11.67%) Ant
3 7 (11.67%) JUnit
3 7 (11.67%) Mercurial
3 7 (11.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (11.67%) Subversion
3 7 (11.67%) Gradle
4 4 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Architect
2 24 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 19 (31.67%) Digital Architect
4 14 (23.33%) Senior Architect
5 12 (20.00%) Developer
5 12 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 8 (13.33%) Senior Digital Architect
7 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Data Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Software Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Test Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.33%) Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Big Data Architect
11 1 (1.67%) Cloud Architect
11 1 (1.67%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 26 (43.33%) AngularJS
2 19 (31.67%) .NET
3 14 (23.33%) Web Services
4 8 (13.33%) JMS
5 7 (11.67%) EJB
5 7 (11.67%) JSON
5 7 (11.67%) Java EE
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.67%) WinForms
7 1 (1.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Visualisation
2 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (20.00%) Open Source
4 6 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Linux
2 21 (35.00%) UNIX
3 13 (21.67%) Windows
4 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) Machine Learning
3 15 (25.00%) OO
4 11 (18.33%) Scrum
5 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.00%) MapReduce
7 8 (13.33%) TDD
7 8 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
8 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.67%) Test Scripting
8 7 (11.67%) User Stories
9 6 (10.00%) Analytics
10 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.67%) DevOps
12 3 (5.00%) Workflow
12 3 (5.00%) Migration
12 3 (5.00%) B2C
12 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) Java
2 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
3 27 (45.00%) R
4 22 (36.67%) Python
5 10 (16.67%) SQL
6 6 (10.00%) C++
7 5 (8.33%) Ruby
8 4 (6.67%) C#
8 4 (6.67%) Perl
9 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) AWK
10 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Basel III
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (43.33%) StatsD
3 15 (25.00%) Puppet
4 7 (11.67%) Vagrant
5 4 (6.67%) Salt
6 3 (5.00%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.67%) Oozie
7 1 (1.67%) Nagios
7 1 (1.67%) yum
7 1 (1.67%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Oracle
2 26 (43.33%) Citrix
2 26 (43.33%) Teradata
2 26 (43.33%) Tableau
3 8 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.67%) Vertica
5 3 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) Splunk
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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