The first table below looks at the demand for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South East region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 208 221 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 34 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.11% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.02% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 0
Average daily rate
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£495 £188 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+164.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +17.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1687 1628 1784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.37% 19.31% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 871 912
Average daily rate £350 £368 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 54
Average hourly rate £20.75 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £17.43 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £45.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Surrey +1 16 £520 +197.14% 8
Hampshire - 12 £238 -
Berkshire +3 3 £275 -20.28% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £625 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 4
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
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England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 44 (72.13%) Big Data
2 31 (50.82%) Analytics
2 31 (50.82%) Java
3 22 (36.07%) Security Cleared
4 20 (32.79%) Oracle
5 19 (31.15%) Apache Hive
6 18 (29.51%) NoSQL
6 18 (29.51%) Linux
7 17 (27.87%) MySQL
8 15 (24.59%) Spring
8 15 (24.59%) SQL
8 15 (24.59%) OOP
8 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
9 13 (21.31%) Open Source
9 13 (21.31%) OO
9 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
9 13 (21.31%) HTML
9 13 (21.31%) CSS
9 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (19.67%) Data Security
10 12 (19.67%) Python
10 12 (19.67%) Data Analytics
10 12 (19.67%) Apache Pig
11 11 (18.03%) XML
11 11 (18.03%) Perl
12 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
12 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
12 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
12 10 (16.39%) MapReduce
13 9 (14.75%) R

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (19.67%) Apache Pig
2 8 (13.11%) Confluence
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) CMS
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.28%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (3.28%) Escenic
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.64%) SAS
5 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Internet
2 5 (8.20%) HTTP
3 4 (6.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (72.13%) Big Data
2 19 (31.15%) Apache Hive
3 18 (29.51%) NoSQL
4 17 (27.87%) MySQL
5 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
6 9 (14.75%) HBase
7 8 (13.11%) Couchbase
7 8 (13.11%) Oracle Database
7 8 (13.11%) Apache Accumulo
8 7 (11.48%) DB2
8 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
9 6 (9.84%) RapidMiner
10 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
11 3 (4.92%) QlikView
11 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
12 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) JIRA
2 7 (11.48%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.84%) Subversion
3 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.84%) PHPUnit
4 4 (6.56%) Maven
4 4 (6.56%) YourKit
General
1 6 (9.84%) Advertising
2 2 (3.28%) Games
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Architect
1 27 (44.26%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Technical Architect
4 10 (16.39%) Data Architect
5 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Big Data Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Data Analytics Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Technical Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Database Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Lead Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) Spring
2 13 (21.31%) HTML
2 13 (21.31%) CSS
3 11 (18.03%) XML
4 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
4 10 (16.39%) MapReduce
5 8 (13.11%) Swing
5 8 (13.11%) XSD
5 8 (13.11%) Kafka
6 7 (11.48%) jQuery
7 6 (9.84%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (9.84%) Ember.js
7 6 (9.84%) Underscore.js
7 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
7 6 (9.84%) Backbone.js
7 6 (9.84%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (8.20%) .NET
8 5 (8.20%) Struts
9 4 (6.56%) Lucene
9 4 (6.56%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Open Source
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Statistics
3 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) New Media
4 1 (1.64%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Android
2 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Analytics
2 15 (24.59%) OOP
3 13 (21.31%) OO
3 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.67%) Data Security
4 12 (19.67%) Data Analytics
5 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
6 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Project Management
7 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
7 6 (9.84%) ETL
7 6 (9.84%) Web Development
7 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.56%) Scrum
8 4 (6.56%) MVC
8 4 (6.56%) UML
8 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.92%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.67%) Python
5 11 (18.03%) Perl
6 9 (14.75%) R
7 7 (11.48%) C#
8 6 (9.84%) PHP
8 6 (9.84%) PHP5
9 4 (6.56%) C
10 3 (4.92%) Scala
10 3 (4.92%) C++
11 1 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (1.64%) VBA
11 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Security Cleared
2 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.75%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) PhD
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) Tableau
2 7 (11.48%) Sybase
3 6 (9.84%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) Teradata
5 2 (3.28%) JBoss
5 2 (3.28%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Informatica
6 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) ESRI
6 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio