The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MapReduce
Rank 239 227 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing MapReduce 6 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£520 £188 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+177.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £345 -
% change year-on-year
+50.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2219 2108 2197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.12% 24.78% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1138 1147
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 67 77
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £20.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
MapReduce
England

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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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 29 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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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 0 6 £520 +197.14%
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
MapReduce
England

MapReduce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 10 (100.00%) Big Data
1 10 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (70.00%) R
4 7 (70.00%) HBase
5 6 (60.00%) Open Source
5 6 (60.00%) Tableau
5 6 (60.00%) RapidMiner
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (60.00%) Cloudera
5 6 (60.00%) Couchbase
5 6 (60.00%) Analytics
5 6 (60.00%) OOP
5 6 (60.00%) OO
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle
5 6 (60.00%) Sybase
5 6 (60.00%) DB2
5 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (60.00%) Project Management
5 6 (60.00%) Data Security
5 6 (60.00%) Project Planning

MapReduce
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 10 (100.00%) Big Data
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (70.00%) HBase
5 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (60.00%) DB2
5 6 (60.00%) RapidMiner
5 6 (60.00%) Couchbase
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OOP
1 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Data Security
1 6 (60.00%) Project Planning
1 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) R
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Sybase
1 6 (60.00%) Tableau
1 6 (60.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat