The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 228 234 243
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 18 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.069% 0.089%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.09% 0.33% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Average daily rate
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£588 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.37% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £349 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1650 1816 1868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.80% 20.77% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 987 889
Average daily rate £350 £370 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 49
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.65 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.58 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 - 6 £520 - 16
Hampshire - 4 £238 - 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £625 -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
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Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 45 (81.82%) Big Data
2 34 (61.82%) Analytics
3 26 (47.27%) Java
4 20 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 19 (34.55%) Apache Hive
5 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
6 17 (30.91%) Open Source
7 15 (27.27%) OOP
7 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 14 (25.45%) SQL
8 14 (25.45%) Oracle
9 13 (23.64%) OO
9 13 (23.64%) Linux
9 13 (23.64%) MySQL
9 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (21.82%) Data Security
10 12 (21.82%) Spring
10 12 (21.82%) Python
10 12 (21.82%) Apache Pig
11 11 (20.00%) Data Analytics
11 11 (20.00%) XML
11 11 (20.00%) Perl
12 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
12 10 (18.18%) MapReduce
12 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
13 9 (16.36%) HBase
13 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
13 9 (16.36%) HTML
13 9 (16.36%) CSS
13 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (21.82%) Apache Pig
2 8 (14.55%) Confluence
3 2 (3.64%) Escenic
3 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.64%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.64%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
2 2 (3.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (81.82%) Big Data
2 19 (34.55%) Apache Hive
2 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
3 13 (23.64%) MySQL
4 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 9 (16.36%) HBase
6 8 (14.55%) Apache Accumulo
6 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
7 7 (12.73%) DB2
7 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
7 7 (12.73%) Couchbase
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) JIRA
2 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) PHPUnit
2 6 (10.91%) Subversion
3 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.82%) YourKit
General
1 6 (10.91%) Advertising
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Publishing
3 1 (1.82%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Architect
2 23 (41.82%) Developer
3 14 (25.45%) Data Architect
4 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Technical Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.91%) PHP Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Data Analytics Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Big Data Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Technical Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Programmer
10 2 (3.64%) Java Programmer
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) Spring
2 11 (20.00%) XML
3 9 (16.36%) HTML
3 9 (16.36%) CSS
4 8 (14.55%) XSD
4 8 (14.55%) Swing
4 8 (14.55%) Kafka
5 6 (10.91%) Ember.js
5 6 (10.91%) Underscore.js
5 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
5 6 (10.91%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (10.91%) Backbone.js
5 6 (10.91%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
6 5 (9.09%) jQuery
6 5 (9.09%) .NET
7 4 (7.27%) SOAP
7 4 (7.27%) Struts
7 4 (7.27%) Web Services
7 4 (7.27%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Open Source
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Android
2 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) CentOS
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Analytics
2 15 (27.27%) OOP
3 13 (23.64%) OO
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.82%) Data Security
5 11 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 10 (18.18%) MapReduce
6 10 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.73%) Project Management
9 6 (10.91%) Project Planning
9 6 (10.91%) Web Development
9 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.27%) ETL
10 4 (7.27%) Scrum
11 3 (5.45%) UML
11 3 (5.45%) Predictive Analytics
11 3 (5.45%) Data Architecture
11 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) Java
2 14 (25.45%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) Python
4 11 (20.00%) Perl
5 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.55%) R
7 6 (10.91%) PHP5
7 6 (10.91%) C#
7 6 (10.91%) PHP
8 4 (7.27%) C
9 3 (5.45%) Scala
9 3 (5.45%) C++
10 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) PhD
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) Sybase
3 6 (10.91%) Tableau
3 6 (10.91%) RapidMiner
3 6 (10.91%) Cloudera
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.64%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.64%) JBoss
5 2 (3.64%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) ESRI