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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 114 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 15 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% - 0.081%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.56% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
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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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
585 542 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.08% 21.43% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 290 297
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £271 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -74.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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
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 22 May 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
Edinburgh - 14 £400 - 6
Glasgow - 1 - -
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Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (51.61%) Python
1 16 (51.61%) Apache Hive
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) Big Data
3 14 (45.16%) Apache Pig
4 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (41.94%) Amazon EMR
4 13 (41.94%) Amazon Kinesis
5 12 (38.71%) Apache
5 12 (38.71%) Finance
6 10 (32.26%) Banking
7 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
7 8 (25.81%) Analytics
8 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
8 7 (22.58%) SAS
8 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (19.35%) Informatica
9 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) Teradata
10 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
11 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
11 4 (12.90%) ETL
11 4 (12.90%) Information Management
11 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
12 3 (9.68%) Cloudera
12 3 (9.68%) Linux

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 14 (45.16%) Apache Pig
2 12 (38.71%) Apache
3 7 (22.58%) SAS
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon EMR
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) Apache Hive
2 14 (45.16%) Big Data
3 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
5 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (6.45%) MySQL
7 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.23%) Sqoop
8 1 (3.23%) DataStax
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.45%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (19.35%) Designer
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Hadoop Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Big Data Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Software Configuration Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) RESTful
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) CSS3
1 1 (3.23%) EJB
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Analytics
2 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
4 4 (12.90%) ETL
4 4 (12.90%) Information Management
4 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) RAD
6 1 (3.23%) Use Case
6 1 (3.23%) Test Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) MapReduce
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Python
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) Scala
4 1 (3.23%) C
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Informatica
1 6 (19.35%) Teradata
2 3 (9.68%) Cloudera
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Pega