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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 119 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 11 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.43% 0.37% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.10% 1.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £500 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £475 £525
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
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
524 594 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.54% 22.01% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 348 244
Average daily rate £370 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +251.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £47.50 £16.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

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 8 February 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 8 February 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 -9 7 £700 +55.55% 1
Glasgow - 3 £300 - 4
Stirling - 1 - -
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 15 (71.43%) Big Data
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Analytics
4 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (28.57%) SAS
5 6 (28.57%) Apache Hive
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) QlikView
6 5 (23.81%) ETL
6 5 (23.81%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Workflow
7 4 (19.05%) Apache Pig
7 4 (19.05%) HBase
7 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (14.29%) MapReduce
8 3 (14.29%) High Availability
8 3 (14.29%) Oozie
8 3 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Data Management
8 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Law
8 3 (14.29%) Legal
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) VBA

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 6 (28.57%) SAS
2 4 (19.05%) Apache Pig
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) Big Data
2 6 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (23.81%) QlikView
4 4 (19.05%) HBase
4 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
5 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
6 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.76%) Impala
7 1 (4.76%) Mahout
7 1 (4.76%) MySQL
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Law
3 3 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Big Data Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Data Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Excel Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Hadoop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Excel Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior QlikView Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior VBA Developer
5 2 (9.52%) VBA Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) HTML5
1 1 (4.76%) JSON
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
1 1 (4.76%) Regular Expression
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Fedora
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Analytics
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Workflow
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) High Availability
5 3 (14.29%) MapReduce
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) SIEM
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Python
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) VBA
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) R
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (9.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Oozie
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (4.76%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (4.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
1 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) MapR
2 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (4.76%) Netezza
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Tableau