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 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 138 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 9 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.30% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 1.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £344 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - -
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England

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
717 556 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.95% 23.57% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 375 425
Average daily rate £375 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 18
Average hourly rate £38.25 £30.90 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% -18.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £19.30 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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
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 December 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
Bristol - 3 £425 - 1
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) Big Data
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
4 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) Scala
7 4 (26.67%) CouchDB
7 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) Perl
7 4 (26.67%) PHP
7 4 (26.67%) UNIX
7 4 (26.67%) Python
7 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (20.00%) ETL
8 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (20.00%) Sun
8 3 (20.00%) SAN
8 3 (20.00%) Internet
8 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (20.00%) DTV
8 3 (20.00%) XML
8 3 (20.00%) LDAP
8 3 (20.00%) Linux

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (20.00%) Drupal
1 3 (20.00%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LDAP
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Big Data
2 8 (53.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
3 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
3 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
4 6 (40.00%) MySQL
4 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (26.67%) CouchDB
6 3 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (20.00%) HBase
6 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (20.00%) Aerospike
6 3 (20.00%) Couchbase
6 3 (20.00%) Voldemort
7 2 (13.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Java Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) DTV
1 3 (20.00%) Taxonomies
1 3 (20.00%) Mashup
1 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Content Management
2 3 (20.00%) ETL
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
2 3 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Scala
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) R
6 1 (6.67%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Sun
2 3 (20.00%) ForgeRock
3 2 (13.33%) IBM