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 30 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 136 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 7 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.25% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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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
740 605 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.68% 21.87% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 318 359
Average daily rate £350 £310 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 35
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £40.57 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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 - 3 £350 - 2
Manchester -11 2 £450 +7.46% 5
Merseyside - - - -
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England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) Big Data
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (33.33%) R
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) PhD
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) B2C
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) Nagios
5 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) YUM
5 2 (16.67%) Puppet
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Weka
1 1 (8.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Chief Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
2 1 (8.33%) Chemistry
2 1 (8.33%) Biology
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) CentOS
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) B2C
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) R
2 3 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) YUM
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
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