The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Hadoop
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 117 108
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 2 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.36% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.58% 1.65% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £483 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - £36.50

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
346 544 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.75% 21.52% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 300 336
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 £10.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.20% -78.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Hadoop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +18 2 £475 -15.55% 8
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 15 (93.75%) Big Data
2 13 (81.25%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) Python
4 9 (56.25%) Perl
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Analytics
5 7 (43.75%) Apache Spark
6 6 (37.50%) IBM
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) Apache Hive
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) Firewall
7 5 (31.25%) CISSP
7 5 (31.25%) Symantec
7 5 (31.25%) C
7 5 (31.25%) C++
7 5 (31.25%) ArcSight ESM
7 5 (31.25%) Anomaly Detection
7 5 (31.25%) SDLC
7 5 (31.25%) QRadar
7 5 (31.25%) SANS
7 5 (31.25%) MapR
7 5 (31.25%) Statistical Modelling
7 5 (31.25%) HBase
7 5 (31.25%) Splunk
7 5 (31.25%) ArcSight
8 4 (25.00%) Kafka
8 4 (25.00%) Linux

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) Apache Spark
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Big Data
2 6 (37.50%) Apache Hive
3 5 (31.25%) HBase
4 1 (6.25%) IBM BigInsights
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Splunk Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Splunk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Kafka
2 3 (18.75%) Regular Expression
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) JSP
3 2 (12.50%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) MVS
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Anomaly Detection
2 5 (31.25%) SDLC
2 5 (31.25%) Statistical Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) SIEM
3 3 (18.75%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Enrichment
4 2 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) Perl
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) C
5 5 (31.25%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) PHP
7 1 (6.25%) C#
7 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (6.25%) R
7 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
1 5 (31.25%) SANS
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (31.25%) QRadar
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) ArcSight
2 5 (31.25%) MapR
2 5 (31.25%) Splunk
2 5 (31.25%) Symantec
3 2 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Teradata