The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 129 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 11 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.31% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.69% 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 0
Average daily rate
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£543 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - -
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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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
652 729 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.75% 22.59% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 462 325
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.60 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Somerset +17 10 £543 -
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (81.25%) Big Data
2 12 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (68.75%) Data Management
3 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
4 10 (62.50%) Open Source
4 10 (62.50%) PostGIS
4 10 (62.50%) Apache Solr
5 9 (56.25%) Data Architecture
5 9 (56.25%) Analytics
6 8 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
8 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (18.75%) Electronics
10 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
10 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
10 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (18.75%) Marketing
10 3 (18.75%) Degree
10 3 (18.75%) DTV
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 3 (18.75%) Java
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle
10 3 (18.75%) SAP
10 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
10 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (62.50%) Apache Solr
2 8 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) Big Data
2 12 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (12.50%) CouchDB
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) DB2
6 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) Voldemort
6 1 (6.25%) HBase
6 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (12.50%) ERwin
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Architect
2 8 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Information Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Management Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Master Data Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) PostGIS
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) DTV
3 1 (6.25%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Data Management
2 9 (56.25%) Data Architecture
2 9 (56.25%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Information Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Talend
2 2 (12.50%) Hortonworks
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Informatica
2 2 (12.50%) Embarcadero
2 2 (12.50%) DataFlux
2 2 (12.50%) Netezza
2 2 (12.50%) Teradata
2 2 (12.50%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Hitachi
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco