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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 127 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 15 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.30% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.78 - -
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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
710 638 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.83% 20.96% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 427 314
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 3
Average hourly rate £30.50 £20.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.50% -55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.53 £175.00 £132.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Gloucestershire +3 9 £431 -4.16% 4
Wiltshire - 3 £420 - 1
Bristol - 1 £440 - 3
Devon - 1 £630 -
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England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) DV Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) MongoDB
2 14 (51.85%) Big Data
2 14 (51.85%) Analytics
3 12 (44.44%) PostGIS
3 12 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 12 (44.44%) Open Source
3 12 (44.44%) Apache Solr
3 12 (44.44%) Data Management
4 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (37.04%) C
6 9 (33.33%) Java
7 8 (29.63%) Python
7 8 (29.63%) Data Architecture
7 8 (29.63%) Degree
8 7 (25.93%) C++
8 7 (25.93%) UNIX
9 6 (22.22%) VMware
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (18.52%) Apache Spark
10 5 (18.52%) Perl
10 5 (18.52%) HTML
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 5 (18.52%) Apache
11 4 (14.81%) Spring

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (44.44%) Apache Solr
2 11 (40.74%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (18.52%) Apache Spark
3 5 (18.52%) Apache
4 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.11%) JBoss
5 2 (7.41%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
6 1 (3.70%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) Big Data
1 14 (51.85%) MongoDB
2 12 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.81%) Impala
3 4 (14.81%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Hudson
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Military
1 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) PostGIS
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
3 4 (14.81%) Spring
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 4 (14.81%) GraphX
4 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) Middleware
6 1 (3.70%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.70%) JSF
6 1 (3.70%) JFC
6 1 (3.70%) Java EE
6 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) GIS
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) CESG
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Analytics
2 12 (44.44%) Open Source
2 12 (44.44%) Data Management
3 8 (29.63%) Data Architecture
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.70%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Python
4 7 (25.93%) C++
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 5 (18.52%) Perl
7 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
7 4 (14.81%) MATLAB
7 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 4 (14.81%) C#
8 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 3 (11.11%) SQL
9 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) DV Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) Degree
4 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (14.81%) HDFS
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Hitachi