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 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 101 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 54 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.39% 0.35% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.20% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 45 3 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 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - -
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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
871 593 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.44% 19.11% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 345 273
Average daily rate £400 £340 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 20
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.69% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £143.50 £79.00
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 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 24 April 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 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
Cheshire +27 36 £650 +52.94% 2
Manchester -7 11 £500 - 10
Merseyside -14 4 £375 -3.22% 1
Lancashire +2 1 £700 -
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England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 61 (82.43%) Big Data
2 54 (72.97%) MongoDB
3 52 (70.27%) Oracle
4 47 (63.51%) Amazon AWS
5 43 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (58.11%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (56.76%) JavaScript
7 41 (55.41%) Java
7 41 (55.41%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (55.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 39 (52.70%) R
8 39 (52.70%) IaaS
8 39 (52.70%) StatsD
8 39 (52.70%) Citrix
8 39 (52.70%) Teradata
9 38 (51.35%) Visualisation
9 38 (51.35%) Tableau
9 38 (51.35%) Machine Learning
10 37 (50.00%) Apigee
10 37 (50.00%) Mashery
11 36 (48.65%) Cloud Computing
12 33 (44.59%) Python
12 33 (44.59%) Linux
13 32 (43.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 32 (43.24%) AngularJS
13 32 (43.24%) Node.js
14 29 (39.19%) .NET
15 21 (28.38%) UNIX
16 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (21.62%) NoSQL

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (43.24%) Node.js
2 7 (9.46%) Confluence
2 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.41%) Apache Pig
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (63.51%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (52.70%) IaaS
3 36 (48.65%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.35%) PaaS
5 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) Internet
2 8 (10.81%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (82.43%) Big Data
2 54 (72.97%) MongoDB
3 41 (55.41%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (55.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (21.62%) NoSQL
5 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.41%) Redis
8 2 (2.70%) HBase
8 2 (2.70%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.35%) Sqoop
9 1 (1.35%) BigQuery
9 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.35%) QlikView
9 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.35%) MySQL
9 1 (1.35%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) JIRA
2 10 (13.51%) Eclipse
3 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
3 7 (9.46%) Gradle
3 7 (9.46%) Ant
3 7 (9.46%) JUnit
3 7 (9.46%) Mercurial
3 7 (9.46%) Subversion
4 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (56.76%) Architect
2 30 (40.54%) Technical Architect
3 23 (31.08%) Digital Architect
4 21 (28.38%) Digital Technical Architect
5 16 (21.62%) Senior Architect
6 15 (20.27%) Senior Technical Architect
6 15 (20.27%) Developer
7 10 (13.51%) Senior Digital Architect
8 9 (12.16%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
9 8 (10.81%) Java Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Hadoop Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Data Architect
11 4 (5.41%) Software Architect
12 3 (4.05%) Test Engineer
12 3 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
12 3 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (4.05%) Analyst
13 2 (2.70%) Team Leader
13 2 (2.70%) Technical Leader
13 2 (2.70%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 32 (43.24%) AngularJS
2 29 (39.19%) .NET
3 13 (17.57%) Web Services
4 8 (10.81%) JMS
5 7 (9.46%) EJB
5 7 (9.46%) JSON
5 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
5 7 (9.46%) Java EE
6 1 (1.35%) Akka
6 1 (1.35%) WCF
6 1 (1.35%) WPF
6 1 (1.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (51.35%) Visualisation
2 17 (22.97%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (16.22%) Open Source
4 9 (12.16%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.35%) Statistics
5 1 (1.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.59%) Linux
2 21 (28.38%) UNIX
3 12 (16.22%) Windows
4 8 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (51.35%) Machine Learning
3 16 (21.62%) OO
4 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (14.86%) Scrum
5 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.16%) MapReduce
6 9 (12.16%) TDD
7 8 (10.81%) Web Accessibility
8 7 (9.46%) User Stories
8 7 (9.46%) Software Delivery
8 7 (9.46%) Configuration Management
8 7 (9.46%) Test Scripting
9 6 (8.11%) Analytics
10 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.05%) DevOps
12 3 (4.05%) Time Management
12 3 (4.05%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 41 (55.41%) Java
3 39 (52.70%) R
4 33 (44.59%) Python
5 12 (16.22%) SQL
6 7 (9.46%) C++
7 5 (6.76%) Ruby
8 4 (5.41%) C#
8 4 (5.41%) Perl
9 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.35%) C
10 1 (1.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) MCPD
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Basel III
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 43 (58.11%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (52.70%) StatsD
3 15 (20.27%) Puppet
4 7 (9.46%) Vagrant
5 4 (5.41%) Salt
6 3 (4.05%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.35%) yum
7 1 (1.35%) Oozie
7 1 (1.35%) Ganglia
7 1 (1.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 52 (70.27%) Oracle
2 39 (52.70%) Citrix
2 39 (52.70%) Teradata
3 38 (51.35%) Tableau
4 37 (50.00%) Apigee
4 37 (50.00%) Mashery
5 8 (10.81%) Atlassian
5 8 (10.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.41%) Vertica
7 3 (4.05%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.35%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) Hyperion
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