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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 160 106 129
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +23
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 9 54 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 1.36% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 5.71% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 45 3
Average daily rate £550 £625 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £406
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
802 946 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.93% 23.79% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 571 378
Average daily rate £375 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 23
Average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £46.09 £136.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Merseyside +3 4 £550 +46.66% 2
Manchester -15 2 £560 +12.00% 11
Lancashire +2 1 £650 -7.14% 3
Cheshire -40 1 £425 -34.61%
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England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 19 (76.00%) Big Data
2 10 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 10 (40.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (36.00%) MapReduce
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (32.00%) Teradata
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (28.00%) HDFS
5 7 (28.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (24.00%) Apache Pig
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.00%) Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (16.00%) Cloudera
8 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics
8 4 (16.00%) HTML5
8 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (16.00%) Hudson
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) Time Management
8 4 (16.00%) JIRA
8 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
8 4 (16.00%) HTML

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 7 (28.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (24.00%) Apache Pig
3 3 (12.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (12.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) Big Data
2 10 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (16.00%) Data Mining
5 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (12.00%) HBase
6 3 (12.00%) MySQL
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.00%) Impala
7 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (8.00%) Sqoop
8 1 (4.00%) DataStax
8 1 (4.00%) DB2
8 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (4.00%) Power BI
8 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Bugzilla
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Hudson
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Big Data Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Data Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Hadoop Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft BI Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) HTML5
1 4 (16.00%) Spring
1 4 (16.00%) Struts
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.00%) Kafka
4 1 (4.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Taxonomies
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) MapReduce
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) RAD
4 4 (16.00%) Time Management
5 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
7 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
7 1 (4.00%) Security Operations
7 1 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) R
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) HDFS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.00%) StatsD
3 2 (8.00%) Puppet
4 1 (4.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Teradata
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (12.00%) Apigee
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Mashery
4 3 (12.00%) Tableau
5 2 (8.00%) Hortonworks
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Intel
6 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) NetIQ
6 1 (4.00%) RainStor
6 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
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