The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 128 214 329
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +115
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 1070 632 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.98% 1.08% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.70% 4.64% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 418 239
Median daily rate £500 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £41.78 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £41.78 -
% change year-on-year
+10.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12297 13632 12470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.73% 23.34% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8158 8901 7671
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 217 206
Median hourly rate £28.18 £32.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +32.00%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Hadoop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend

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

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Hadoop
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hadoop Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +91 1044 £500 -9.09% 224
London +53 719 £525 -8.69% 132
South East +67 128 £425 - 34
City of London +18 99 £556 -7.29% 36
Yorkshire +28 55 £475 -5.00% 11
South West +34 42 £450 +7.14% 18
Buckinghamshire +40 39 £400 -5.88% 4
East of England +12 39 £325 -27.77% 6
South Yorkshire +19 28 £525 +5.00%
West Midlands -4 28 £519 - 2
Surrey +17 27 £513 +24.24% 9
Sheffield +15 27 £525 +5.00%
Croydon +6 27 £345 -34.33%
Hampshire +19 26 £414 +4.74% 7
West Yorkshire +12 25 £463 -7.50% 7
Leeds +2 24 £463 -7.50% 6
Essex +28 20 £250 -
North West +19 19 £425 -20.93% 17
Milton Keynes +21 18 £438 +34.61% 3
Gloucestershire +16 17 £450 +2.85% 8
Shropshire -12 17 £525 -
Staines +11 15 - - 4
Bristol +10 15 £450 +2.27% 3
Berkshire +5 15 £475 +16.56% 9
Telford -10 15 £525 -
Scotland +22 12 £475 -5.18% 3
Manchester +3 12 £415 -12.63% 14
Edinburgh +13 10 £513 +2.29% 2
Middlesex - 10 £360 - 1
East Midlands +5 9 £425 -5.55% 1

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 1026 (55.79%) Big Data
2 772 (41.98%) Java
3 723 (39.31%) Agile Software Development
4 601 (32.68%) Apache Spark
5 503 (27.35%) SQL
6 463 (25.18%) Apache Hive
7 443 (24.09%) Scala
8 442 (24.03%) Oracle
9 429 (23.33%) Linux
10 352 (19.14%) DevOps
11 343 (18.65%) Python
11 343 (18.65%) Scrum
12 323 (17.56%) Finance
12 323 (17.56%) Analytics
13 319 (17.35%) Business Intelligence
14 308 (16.75%) HBase
15 304 (16.53%) Amazon AWS
16 290 (15.77%) Continuous Integration
17 278 (15.12%) TDD
18 277 (15.06%) Jenkins
19 269 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
20 265 (14.41%) Security Cleared
21 264 (14.36%) NoSQL
22 256 (13.92%) MongoDB
23 241 (13.10%) Unix
24 231 (12.56%) Apache
24 231 (12.56%) Puppet
25 226 (12.29%) Elasticsearch
26 218 (11.85%) PostgreSQL
27 217 (11.80%) SQL Server

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 601 (32.68%) Apache Spark
2 231 (12.56%) Apache
3 226 (12.29%) Elasticsearch
4 185 (10.06%) Apache Pig
5 156 (8.48%) SAS
6 137 (7.45%) Confluence
7 66 (3.59%) Tomcat
8 37 (2.01%) JBoss
9 31 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
10 29 (1.58%) WebSphere
11 25 (1.36%) Apache Solr
12 23 (1.25%) OpenStack
13 18 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 14 (0.76%) IIS
15 11 (0.60%) SharePoint
16 9 (0.49%) nginx
16 9 (0.49%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.44%) Jetty
18 7 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 69 (3.75%) HipChat
2 35 (1.90%) MS Excel
3 32 (1.74%) SPSS
4 12 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.65%) Stata
5 10 (0.54%) MS Office
6 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.054%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.22%) Unica
5 1 (0.054%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.054%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.054%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.054%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.054%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.054%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.054%) RMDS
5 1 (0.054%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.054%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.054%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 304 (16.53%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
4 45 (2.45%) GitHub
5 39 (2.12%) Amazon S3
6 37 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
7 35 (1.90%) PaaS
8 25 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
8 25 (1.36%) SaaS
9 24 (1.31%) IaaS
10 15 (0.82%) Heroku
11 14 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
16 5 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
17 4 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
17 4 (0.22%) CloudFront
18 3 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.13%) DNS
1 76 (4.13%) OpenVPN
2 75 (4.08%) OpenLDAP
3 73 (3.97%) SSH
4 40 (2.18%) HTTP
5 31 (1.69%) Internet
6 19 (1.03%) SAN
7 18 (0.98%) Kerberos
7 18 (0.98%) NAS
8 17 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
8 17 (0.92%) LAN
8 17 (0.92%) WAN
9 15 (0.82%) iSCSI
9 15 (0.82%) LDAP
9 15 (0.82%) TCP/IP
10 14 (0.76%) FCoE
10 14 (0.76%) Multicast
11 12 (0.65%) Firewall
12 6 (0.33%) AMQP
12 6 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1026 (55.79%) Big Data
2 463 (25.18%) Apache Hive
3 308 (16.75%) HBase
4 269 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
5 264 (14.36%) NoSQL
6 256 (13.92%) MongoDB
7 218 (11.85%) PostgreSQL
8 217 (11.80%) SQL Server
9 175 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 122 (6.63%) MySQL
11 118 (6.42%) Relational Database
12 98 (5.33%) Pentaho
13 75 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
14 74 (4.02%) Sqoop
15 73 (3.97%) Impala
16 69 (3.75%) Oracle Database
17 58 (3.15%) RDBMS
18 57 (3.10%) Data Mining
19 56 (3.05%) Data Lake
20 53 (2.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 277 (15.06%) Jenkins
2 211 (11.47%) JIRA
3 207 (11.26%) Git (software)
4 130 (7.07%) Maven
5 121 (6.58%) JUnit
6 94 (5.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 93 (5.06%) Ant
8 74 (4.02%) SonarQube
9 69 (3.75%) Bitbucket
9 69 (3.75%) JIRA Agile
10 68 (3.70%) Liquibase
11 47 (2.56%) TeamCity
12 44 (2.39%) ERwin
13 39 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
14 38 (2.07%) Cucumber
15 34 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 33 (1.79%) Gradle
17 31 (1.69%) Mockito
18 30 (1.63%) Subversion
19 25 (1.36%) Hudson
General
1 323 (17.56%) Finance
2 199 (10.82%) Banking
3 62 (3.37%) Retail
4 61 (3.32%) Investment Banking
5 55 (2.99%) Marketing
6 43 (2.34%) Front Office
7 30 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 20 (1.09%) Legal
10 19 (1.03%) Electronics
11 18 (0.98%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.60%) Games
13 9 (0.49%) Advertising
14 8 (0.44%) Automotive
14 8 (0.44%) Back Office
14 8 (0.44%) Publishing
15 5 (0.27%) Military
16 4 (0.22%) Law
17 3 (0.16%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 670 (36.43%) Developer
2 304 (16.53%) Java Developer
3 298 (16.20%) Architect
4 206 (11.20%) Hadoop Developer
5 189 (10.28%) Big Data Developer
6 157 (8.54%) Data Architect
7 147 (7.99%) Data Engineer
8 118 (6.42%) Big Data Engineer
8 118 (6.42%) Consultant
9 117 (6.36%) Hadoop Engineer
9 117 (6.36%) Scala Developer
10 113 (6.14%) DevOps Engineer
11 100 (5.44%) Senior Developer
12 98 (5.33%) Analyst
13 95 (5.17%) Big Data Architect
13 95 (5.17%) Hadoop Architect
14 77 (4.19%) Java Hadoop Developer
15 76 (4.13%) Data Scientist
16 68 (3.70%) Apache Spark Developer
17 59 (3.21%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (10.49%) Kafka
2 155 (8.43%) Spring
3 132 (7.18%) REST
4 117 (6.36%) Web Services
5 99 (5.38%) HTML
6 89 (4.84%) .NET
7 85 (4.62%) AngularJS
7 85 (4.62%) ELK Stack
8 77 (4.19%) XML
9 73 (3.97%) Software Packaging
10 72 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
11 70 (3.81%) MCollective
12 67 (3.64%) Hibernate
13 60 (3.26%) JSON
14 57 (3.10%) SOAP
15 55 (2.99%) Middleware
15 55 (2.99%) RESTful
16 53 (2.88%) Akka
17 51 (2.77%) Node.js
17 51 (2.77%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 154 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (7.23%) Visualisation
3 80 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 69 (3.75%) Data Integration
5 65 (3.53%) Algorithms
5 65 (3.53%) Mathematics
6 60 (3.26%) Statistics
7 59 (3.21%) Management Information System
8 55 (2.99%) User Experience
9 52 (2.83%) Data Structures
10 44 (2.39%) Public Cloud
11 36 (1.96%) Data Centre
12 28 (1.52%) Mainframe
13 27 (1.47%) Blog
14 21 (1.14%) Equities
15 19 (1.03%) Derivative
15 19 (1.03%) Fintech
16 17 (0.92%) Artificial Intelligence
16 17 (0.92%) Biometrics
16 17 (0.92%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 429 (23.33%) Linux
2 241 (13.10%) Unix
3 132 (7.18%) Windows
4 96 (5.22%) CentOS
5 71 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (1.41%) Solaris
7 21 (1.14%) Windows Server
8 19 (1.03%) AIX
9 17 (0.92%) Windows Vista
10 14 (0.76%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.27%) Android
13 5 (0.27%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.27%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.16%) Debian
14 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.11%) SUSE
16 1 (0.054%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.054%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 723 (39.31%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (19.14%) DevOps
3 343 (18.65%) Scrum
4 323 (17.56%) Analytics
5 319 (17.35%) Business Intelligence
6 290 (15.77%) Continuous Integration
7 278 (15.12%) TDD
8 214 (11.64%) ETL
9 197 (10.71%) Open Source
10 194 (10.55%) Data Modelling
11 163 (8.86%) MapReduce
12 154 (8.37%) E-Commerce
13 149 (8.10%) Data Analytics
14 148 (8.05%) Software Engineering
15 140 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
16 123 (6.69%) High Availability
17 119 (6.47%) Configuration Management
18 118 (6.42%) BDD
19 110 (5.98%) Microservices
20 103 (5.60%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 772 (41.98%) Java
2 503 (27.35%) SQL
3 443 (24.09%) Scala
4 343 (18.65%) Python
5 191 (10.39%) JavaScript
6 186 (10.11%) Shell Script
7 158 (8.59%) Ruby
8 134 (7.29%) R
9 118 (6.42%) C#
10 89 (4.84%) PL/SQL
11 88 (4.79%) C++
12 77 (4.19%) Perl
13 57 (3.10%) C
14 48 (2.61%) Bash Shell
15 37 (2.01%) T-SQL
16 34 (1.85%) MATLAB
17 23 (1.25%) Groovy
17 23 (1.25%) Haskell
18 22 (1.20%) PHP
19 19 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 265 (14.41%) Security Cleared
2 176 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 107 (5.82%) Degree
4 85 (4.62%) DV Cleared
5 39 (2.12%) BPSS Clearance
6 33 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
6 33 (1.79%) PhD
7 9 (0.49%) CISSP
7 9 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.38%) SAS Certification
9 6 (0.33%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.33%) BC Cleared
9 6 (0.33%) ISEB
10 5 (0.27%) ACCA
10 5 (0.27%) SANS
11 4 (0.22%) RHCE
12 3 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.70%) QA
2 35 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.44%) GCP
5 6 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.16%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.11%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.11%) SLA
9 1 (0.054%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.054%) MiFID
System Software
1 181 (9.84%) Docker
2 177 (9.62%) HDFS
3 112 (6.09%) Apache Flume
4 93 (5.06%) vCloud
5 73 (3.97%) Squid
6 71 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 69 (3.75%) Postfix
8 32 (1.74%) Active Directory
9 26 (1.41%) Hyper-V
10 25 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
11 21 (1.14%) KVM
12 20 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 19 (1.03%) NFS
14 17 (0.92%) SRDF
14 17 (0.92%) Xen
15 5 (0.27%) vSphere
16 4 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
17 2 (0.11%) Ceph
17 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 231 (12.56%) Puppet
2 164 (8.92%) Ansible
3 109 (5.93%) ZABBIX
4 106 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
5 89 (4.84%) Kibana
6 87 (4.73%) logstash
7 86 (4.68%) Kubernetes
8 76 (4.13%) Terraform
9 73 (3.97%) Rancher
10 58 (3.15%) Ambari
11 55 (2.99%) Hadoop YARN
12 49 (2.66%) Oozie
13 16 (0.87%) Control-M
14 15 (0.82%) Nagios
15 13 (0.71%) Mesos
16 8 (0.44%) DBAmp
16 8 (0.44%) Packer
17 7 (0.38%) Oracle ZFS
17 7 (0.38%) Salt
18 6 (0.33%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 442 (24.03%) Oracle
2 181 (9.84%) VMware
3 159 (8.65%) Cloudera
4 137 (7.45%) Tableau
5 119 (6.47%) Hortonworks
6 100 (5.44%) Atlassian
7 98 (5.33%) Informatica
8 89 (4.84%) IBM
9 88 (4.79%) Teradata
10 72 (3.92%) Red Hat
11 70 (3.81%) Sonatype
12 59 (3.21%) SAP
13 58 (3.15%) Microsoft
14 35 (1.90%) CA
15 30 (1.63%) EMC
16 29 (1.58%) Sybase
17 25 (1.36%) Splunk
18 23 (1.25%) Ab Initio
18 23 (1.25%) Platfora
19 22 (1.20%) Cognos
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South Wales
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £499 - £601 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £625 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Eligo Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + Travel & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £600 - £635 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: based on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £435 - £525 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Rate: Up to £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £500 per day £Negotiable (dep on exp)
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
RP International
Rate: Excellent Terms
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum £32,000 - £42,000 plus £6,000 car al
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago