The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 137 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 14 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.74% 0.038%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.40% 3.43% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 1
Average daily rate £500 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £413
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
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
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
584 641 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.56% 21.50% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 354 313
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £32.50 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Edinburgh -19 8 £438 +9.37% 7
Stirling - 4 £550 - 2
Glasgow +6 2 £300 - 3
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (68.00%) Big Data
2 10 (40.00%) Analytics
3 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 9 (36.00%) Banking
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (24.00%) Python
5 6 (24.00%) High Availability
5 6 (24.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (20.00%) Apache Hive
6 5 (20.00%) Splunk
6 5 (20.00%) SIEM
6 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.00%) Information Security
6 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) QRadar
7 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) ETL
7 4 (16.00%) SAS
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) ArcSight
7 4 (16.00%) JSON
8 3 (12.00%) Use Case
8 3 (12.00%) MapReduce
8 3 (12.00%) Cloudera
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (16.00%) SAS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) Big Data
2 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) HBase
4 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.00%) QlikView
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.00%) DataStage
5 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Impala
5 1 (4.00%) Mahout
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (36.00%) Banking
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
1 7 (28.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Excel Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Excel Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior VBA Developer
5 2 (8.00%) VBA Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Big Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) JSON
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Fintech
4 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Fedora
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Analytics
2 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) High Availability
4 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security
4 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.00%) SIEM
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) ETL
6 3 (12.00%) MapReduce
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) Use Case
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Anomaly Detection
7 2 (8.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
8 1 (4.00%) SDLC
8 1 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) R
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CISSP
1 2 (8.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (8.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) QRadar
2 2 (8.00%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (4.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Splunk
2 4 (16.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (12.00%) Cloudera
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) MapR
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Tableau
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata
Stirlingshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Stirling
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago