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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 135 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% - 0.041%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +11.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.78 - -
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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
602 529 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.87% 19.17% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 259 250
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% -39.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £11.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £61.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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
Glasgow - 3 £525 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £501 - 4
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (66.67%) Python
2 17 (62.96%) Apache Hive
3 15 (55.56%) Apache Pig
3 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (48.15%) Amazon EMR
4 13 (48.15%) Amazon Kinesis
5 12 (44.44%) Banking
5 12 (44.44%) Finance
6 11 (40.74%) Apache
7 10 (37.04%) Big Data
8 8 (29.63%) Java
9 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
9 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (22.22%) Analytics
10 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
11 5 (18.52%) ETL
11 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (14.81%) Linux
12 4 (14.81%) RAD
12 4 (14.81%) Oracle
12 4 (14.81%) Mobile First
12 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
13 3 (11.11%) Cloudera
13 3 (11.11%) SAS
13 3 (11.11%) Teradata
13 3 (11.11%) Informatica

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (55.56%) Apache Pig
2 11 (40.74%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) SAS
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (48.15%) Amazon EMR
1 13 (48.15%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) Apache Hive
2 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (37.04%) Big Data
4 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.41%) HBase
6 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (7.41%) MySQL
6 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.70%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (3.70%) DataStax
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.70%) IBM BigInsights
7 1 (3.70%) MarkLogic
7 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
1 12 (44.44%) Banking
2 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Designer
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Software Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Software Configuration Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) EJB
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) SOAP
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) RESTful
1 1 (3.70%) HTML5
1 1 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Analytics
2 5 (18.52%) ETL
2 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) RAD
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile First
4 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) MapReduce
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Information Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Python
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) R
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Informatica
2 3 (11.11%) Teradata
2 3 (11.11%) Cloudera
3 2 (7.41%) Pega
4 1 (3.70%) Vertica
4 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Netezza
4 1 (3.70%) Greenplum
4 1 (3.70%) MapR
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago