The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Database & Business Intelligence category for the South West 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 132 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% - 0.099%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.59% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.04% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
630 454 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.69% 21.15% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 314 371
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £217 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 30
Average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Hadoop
England

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 25 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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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 £450 -
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Bristol - - - - 3
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (95.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) Big Data
3 14 (70.00%) Scala
4 13 (65.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (60.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) Spring
7 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (25.00%) jQuery
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) J2EE
8 4 (20.00%) Struts
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) Subversion
9 3 (15.00%) Ant
9 3 (15.00%) MySQL
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) UML
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 2 (10.00%) CSS3
10 2 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (10.00%) HTML5
10 2 (10.00%) Escenic
10 2 (10.00%) BDD
10 2 (10.00%) OOP
10 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (10.00%) OO
10 2 (10.00%) JBoss
10 2 (10.00%) RUP

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.00%) Escenic
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) Big Data
2 13 (65.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Ant
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
1 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Scala Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Java Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 5 (25.00%) jQuery
2 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) Java RMI
4 2 (10.00%) LAMP
4 2 (10.00%) EJB
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) CSS3
4 2 (10.00%) JSF
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.00%) JPA
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) TDD
2 3 (15.00%) UML
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) BDD
3 2 (10.00%) OOP
3 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) RUP
3 2 (10.00%) OOD
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) Release Management
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) Scala
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Lua
4 2 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
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