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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 141 102 118
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +16
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 7 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.089% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 0.39% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£450 - £450
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
612 514 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.39% 22.99% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 355 369
Average daily rate £375 £360 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 39
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £44.75 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 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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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 - - 2
Gloucestershire -17 1 £450 -
Wiltshire - - - -
Devon - - - - 2
Dorset - - - -
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (82.61%) Java
1 19 (82.61%) Big Data
2 15 (65.22%) Scala
3 14 (60.87%) Degree
4 13 (56.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) Spring
6 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
6 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 5 (21.74%) J2EE
6 5 (21.74%) MySQL
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) Struts
6 5 (21.74%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
8 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (13.04%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (13.04%) Magnolia
8 3 (13.04%) ForgeRock
8 3 (13.04%) Couchbase
8 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
8 3 (13.04%) Open Source
8 3 (13.04%) Information Security
8 3 (13.04%) Taxonomies
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.04%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (13.04%) Magnolia
1 3 (13.04%) Drupal
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) MQSeries
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.70%) Escenic
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (13.04%) LDAP
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) Big Data
2 13 (56.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (21.74%) MySQL
5 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
6 3 (13.04%) Couchbase
6 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
6 3 (13.04%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.35%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Apache Ivy
1 3 (13.04%) Ant
1 3 (13.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (13.04%) ClearCase
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
1 3 (13.04%) Maven
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
1 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Java Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Scala Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Java Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Spring
1 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
1 5 (21.74%) J2EE
1 5 (21.74%) Struts
1 5 (21.74%) XML
1 5 (21.74%) jQuery
2 3 (13.04%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (8.70%) JSF
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) Java RMI
3 2 (8.70%) EJB
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
1 3 (13.04%) Taxonomies
1 3 (13.04%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Information Security
2 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (13.04%) Release Management
2 3 (13.04%) OO
2 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
2 3 (13.04%) ETL
2 3 (13.04%) Content Management
3 2 (8.70%) TDD
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) OOD
3 2 (8.70%) RUP
3 2 (8.70%) UML
3 2 (8.70%) OOP
3 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (8.70%) BDD
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) Scala
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Lua
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) ForgeRock
2 3 (13.04%) Sun
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat