The table below looks at the statistics for the Hadoop Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hadoop Developer
Rank 515 567 514
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Hadoop Developer 61 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.018% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.019% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 8 17
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£625 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £480 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48562 47237 41574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.41% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29824 27903 23737
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1861 2009 2246
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Hadoop Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Hadoop Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hadoop Developer within the UK.

Hadoop Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Hadoop Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 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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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
England +21 60 £625 +47.05% 7
London +46 48 £650 +52.94% 4
City of London +10 10 £700 +64.70% 2
North West - 2 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1

Hadoop Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Hadoop Developer in their job title 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 with Hadoop Developer in their job title.

1 86 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 66 (76.74%) Big Data
3 61 (70.93%) Java
4 56 (65.12%) Apache Hive
5 48 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (47.67%) Apache Spark
7 39 (45.35%) HDFS
8 34 (39.53%) MapReduce
8 34 (39.53%) Apache Pig
9 32 (37.21%) HBase
10 28 (32.56%) Scala
11 26 (30.23%) SQL
12 23 (26.74%) Apache Flume
12 23 (26.74%) Impala
13 19 (22.09%) Kafka
13 19 (22.09%) Python
14 18 (20.93%) Finance
14 18 (20.93%) Sqoop
15 17 (19.77%) Apache Cassandra
15 17 (19.77%) Hadoop YARN
15 17 (19.77%) OO
16 16 (18.60%) UNIX
16 16 (18.60%) Banking
16 16 (18.60%) Cascading
17 15 (17.44%) OOP
17 15 (17.44%) Scrum
18 14 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (16.28%) Open Source
19 13 (15.12%) SAS
19 13 (15.12%) NoSQL

Hadoop Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Hadoop Developer in their job title 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 with Hadoop Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (47.67%) Apache Spark
2 34 (39.53%) Apache Pig
3 13 (15.12%) SAS
4 5 (5.81%) Apache
5 4 (4.65%) Confluence
6 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon S3
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 66 (76.74%) Big Data
3 56 (65.12%) Apache Hive
4 32 (37.21%) HBase
5 23 (26.74%) Impala
6 18 (20.93%) Sqoop
7 17 (19.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (15.12%) NoSQL
10 10 (11.63%) MongoDB
11 8 (9.30%) OrientDB
12 6 (6.98%) Data Mining
13 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
13 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
14 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
14 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (2.33%) CouchDB
15 2 (2.33%) QlikView
15 2 (2.33%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) JIRA
2 3 (3.49%) Subversion
3 2 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (20.93%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) Kafka
2 16 (18.60%) Cascading
3 9 (10.47%) Akka
4 7 (8.14%) J2EE
5 6 (6.98%) XML
5 6 (6.98%) JSON
6 4 (4.65%) Java EE
6 4 (4.65%) Apache Avro
6 4 (4.65%) J2SE
7 3 (3.49%) XML Schema
7 3 (3.49%) JavaBeans
7 3 (3.49%) XSL
7 3 (3.49%) EJB
7 3 (3.49%) JDBC
7 3 (3.49%) JSP
7 3 (3.49%) Servlets
8 2 (2.33%) HTML
8 2 (2.33%) Lucene
8 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Open Source
2 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.49%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.49%) Replication
4 2 (2.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (2.33%) Derivative
4 2 (2.33%) Social Network
4 2 (2.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.16%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.16%) Equities
5 1 (1.16%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.16%) DTV
5 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.60%) UNIX
2 8 (9.30%) Linux
3 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.53%) MapReduce
3 17 (19.77%) OO
4 15 (17.44%) OOP
4 15 (17.44%) Scrum
5 12 (13.95%) Analytics
5 12 (13.95%) Mentoring
6 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
7 9 (10.47%) BDD
8 8 (9.30%) TDD
9 7 (8.14%) ETL
9 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.98%) Test Strategy
11 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.81%) Release Management
11 5 (5.81%) Migration
12 4 (4.65%) Data Management
12 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (3.49%) Multithreading
13 3 (3.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (70.93%) Java
2 28 (32.56%) Scala
3 26 (30.23%) SQL
4 19 (22.09%) Python
5 12 (13.95%) Shell Script
6 8 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 8 (9.30%) R
6 8 (9.30%) C#
7 5 (5.81%) C++
8 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.49%) XPath
9 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.16%) Perl
10 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.16%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
1 2 (2.33%) Basel III
1 2 (2.33%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 39 (45.35%) HDFS
2 23 (26.74%) Apache Flume
3 4 (4.65%) Docker
3 4 (4.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 17 (19.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 11 (12.79%) Oozie
3 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle
2 6 (6.98%) Informatica
3 5 (5.81%) Teradata
3 5 (5.81%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.33%) Palantir
4 2 (2.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.33%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.16%) Splunk
London
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: From £375 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harris Global
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 23 days ago