The table below looks at the statistics for MapReduce 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 MapReduce over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MapReduce
Rank 260 233 229
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Contract jobs citing MapReduce 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.040% 0.047% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.067% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7286 5994 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.01% 70.69% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4103 3270 2926
Average daily rate £386 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 232 350
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

MapReduce
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MapReduce across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MapReduce Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MapReduce
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MapReduce Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MapReduce
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 MapReduce within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 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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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 -7 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
MapReduce
England

MapReduce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing MapReduce 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 MapReduce.

1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) HBase
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
4 2 (33.33%) Hortonworks
4 2 (33.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (33.33%) JAQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) R
4 2 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) RapidMiner
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) Data Security
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) OOP

MapReduce
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing MapReduce 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 MapReduce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) HBase
4 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) J2SE
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) JAQL
3 2 (33.33%) R
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Hortonworks
1 2 (33.33%) Cloudera
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau
1 2 (33.33%) RapidMiner
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase