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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Hadoop
UK
Rank 105 196 229
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +33
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 984 640 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.20% 1.28% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.88% 5.59% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 432 342
Median daily rate £543 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £388 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £65.73 - £36.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.31 - £35.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.15 - £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 - £36.50

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
9960 11457 11110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.26% 22.97% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6654 7670 7275
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 218 163
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.46 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £54.53 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

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 16 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Hadoop Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +80 959 £550 - 220
London +49 679 £550 -4.34% 142
South East +46 125 £500 -3.84% 22
City of London +50 118 £600 +9.09% 27
South West +48 48 £500 +53.84% 15
Berkshire +19 38 £525 +18.30% 6
Buckinghamshire +25 37 £450 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire +27 35 £450 -18.18% 7
West Yorkshire +28 26 £435 -19.06% 3
Reading +21 26 £600 +41.17% 5
North West +24 25 £525 +3.44% 23
Leeds +17 22 £435 -17.14% 3
Hampshire +23 20 £535 +7.00% 5
Bristol +22 20 £625 +168.81% 4
Croydon - 20 £539 -
West Midlands -11 19 £500 +6.38% 2
Gloucestershire +11 15 £500 +20.48% 5
East of England -6 15 £525 +14.13% 8
Manchester +18 14 £528 -8.26% 18
Milton Keynes +10 14 £350 - 3
South Wales +15 11 £513 +51.85% 3
Wales +5 11 £513 +51.85% 4
Somerset - 10 £415 - 4
Newport -2 9 £513 - 2
Docklands, London - 9 £600 -
Scotland +18 8 £345 -23.33% 6
East Midlands +13 8 £450 - 1
Surrey +13 8 £525 +36.36% 7
Sheffield -1 8 £525 -19.23% 2
South Yorkshire -8 8 £525 -10.63% 2

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 1429 (66.13%) Big Data
2 990 (45.81%) Java
3 942 (43.59%) Apache Spark
4 885 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
5 701 (32.44%) Python
6 642 (29.71%) Apache Hive
7 603 (27.90%) Scala
8 551 (25.50%) SQL
9 539 (24.94%) Linux
10 458 (21.19%) DevOps
11 456 (21.10%) Finance
12 416 (19.25%) Scrum
13 408 (18.88%) Amazon AWS
14 397 (18.37%) Analytics
15 392 (18.14%) Kafka
16 388 (17.95%) HBase
17 384 (17.77%) Oracle
18 382 (17.68%) NoSQL
19 347 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
20 339 (15.69%) Banking
21 314 (14.53%) Security Cleared
22 310 (14.35%) TDD
23 300 (13.88%) PostgreSQL
24 297 (13.74%) HDFS
25 296 (13.70%) Git (software)
26 285 (13.19%) Puppet
27 284 (13.14%) Jenkins
27 284 (13.14%) ETL
28 280 (12.96%) R
29 279 (12.91%) Apache

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
1 942 (43.59%) Apache Spark
2 279 (12.91%) Apache
3 278 (12.86%) Elasticsearch
4 248 (11.48%) Apache Pig
5 145 (6.71%) Confluence
6 94 (4.35%) SAS
7 59 (2.73%) Apache Solr
8 39 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 35 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 26 (1.20%) Oracle Coherence
11 22 (1.02%) OpenStack
11 22 (1.02%) SharePoint
12 21 (0.97%) WebSphere
13 20 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
14 19 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
14 19 (0.88%) Jupyter
15 16 (0.74%) nginx
16 12 (0.56%) IIS
16 12 (0.56%) JBoss
16 12 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 81 (3.75%) HipChat
2 39 (1.80%) MS Excel
3 19 (0.88%) SPSS
4 8 (0.37%) MS Office
5 5 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.19%) Stata
7 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.046%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.046%) MS Project
8 1 (0.046%) Weka
Business Applications
1 31 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
2 22 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.51%) Unica
4 5 (0.23%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.093%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.046%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.046%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.046%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.046%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 408 (18.88%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
4 55 (2.55%) GitHub
5 52 (2.41%) PaaS
6 49 (2.27%) Amazon S3
7 42 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
7 42 (1.94%) Amazon EMR
8 36 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
9 35 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
10 33 (1.53%) SaaS
11 31 (1.43%) IaaS
12 10 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
13 9 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (0.42%) Office 365
14 8 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
14 8 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
15 5 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
16 4 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
16 4 (0.19%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 111 (5.14%) DNS
2 95 (4.40%) SSH
3 86 (3.98%) OpenLDAP
4 84 (3.89%) OpenVPN
5 67 (3.10%) Kerberos
6 39 (1.80%) HTTP
7 37 (1.71%) Firewall
8 32 (1.48%) VPN
9 28 (1.30%) Internet
10 27 (1.25%) LAN
10 27 (1.25%) WAN
11 25 (1.16%) TCP/IP
12 23 (1.06%) LDAP
12 23 (1.06%) Reverse Proxy
13 17 (0.79%) IPsec
14 16 (0.74%) SNMP
15 12 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
15 12 (0.56%) NAS
15 12 (0.56%) SAN
16 11 (0.51%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1429 (66.13%) Big Data
2 642 (29.71%) Apache Hive
3 388 (17.95%) HBase
4 382 (17.68%) NoSQL
5 300 (13.88%) PostgreSQL
6 268 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
7 261 (12.08%) MongoDB
8 207 (9.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 207 (9.58%) Relational Database
9 205 (9.49%) SQL Server
10 151 (6.99%) Sqoop
11 114 (5.28%) Impala
12 109 (5.04%) Data Lake
13 103 (4.77%) MySQL
14 92 (4.26%) Oracle Database
15 91 (4.21%) RDBMS
16 76 (3.52%) QlikView
17 51 (2.36%) Neo4j
18 50 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 47 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 296 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 284 (13.14%) Jenkins
3 277 (12.82%) JIRA
4 171 (7.91%) Maven
5 120 (5.55%) JUnit
6 114 (5.28%) Ant
7 113 (5.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 86 (3.98%) SonarQube
9 81 (3.75%) JIRA Agile
9 81 (3.75%) Liquibase
10 75 (3.47%) Bitbucket
11 54 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
12 45 (2.08%) Cucumber
13 35 (1.62%) Gradle
14 33 (1.53%) TeamCity
15 31 (1.43%) WebDriver
16 28 (1.30%) Eclipse
16 28 (1.30%) Hudson
16 28 (1.30%) IntelliJ
17 26 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 456 (21.10%) Finance
2 339 (15.69%) Banking
3 128 (5.92%) Investment Banking
4 100 (4.63%) Marketing
5 91 (4.21%) Retail
6 71 (3.29%) Front Office
7 46 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.16%) Legal
9 23 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.02%) Electronics
11 21 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
11 21 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 17 (0.79%) Games
13 15 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.51%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.42%) Automotive
16 8 (0.37%) Publishing
17 6 (0.28%) Advertising
18 3 (0.14%) Back Office
18 3 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 692 (32.02%) Developer
2 332 (15.36%) Architect
3 322 (14.90%) Java Developer
4 305 (14.11%) Data Engineer
5 244 (11.29%) Big Data Engineer
6 230 (10.64%) Big Data Developer
7 217 (10.04%) Data Architect
8 181 (8.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 179 (8.28%) Hadoop Developer
10 155 (7.17%) Scala Developer
11 143 (6.62%) Hadoop Engineer
12 141 (6.52%) Big Data Architect
13 120 (5.55%) Consultant
14 112 (5.18%) Administrator
15 108 (5.00%) Data Scientist
16 104 (4.81%) Analyst
17 101 (4.67%) Senior Developer
18 87 (4.03%) Apache Spark Developer
19 82 (3.79%) Hadoop Architect
20 77 (3.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (18.14%) Kafka
2 156 (7.22%) Spring
3 137 (6.34%) ELK Stack
3 137 (6.34%) Web Services
4 133 (6.15%) REST
5 112 (5.18%) HTML
6 104 (4.81%) Akka
7 98 (4.53%) AngularJS
8 90 (4.16%) .NET
9 89 (4.12%) XML
10 84 (3.89%) Software Packaging
11 82 (3.79%) MCollective
12 78 (3.61%) JSON
13 77 (3.56%) Spark Streaming
14 71 (3.29%) CSS
15 65 (3.01%) ActiveMQ
16 64 (2.96%) HTML5
17 63 (2.92%) JMS
18 53 (2.45%) Hibernate
19 52 (2.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 188 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (6.20%) Visualisation
3 121 (5.60%) Mathematics
4 116 (5.37%) Computer Science
5 109 (5.04%) Statistics
6 98 (4.53%) Algorithms
7 73 (3.38%) Data Integration
8 65 (3.01%) Management Information System
9 44 (2.04%) Credit Risk
10 33 (1.53%) User Experience
11 31 (1.43%) Data Centre
11 31 (1.43%) Equities
12 30 (1.39%) Data Structures
13 29 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 26 (1.20%) Derivative
14 26 (1.20%) Mainframe
15 25 (1.16%) Public Cloud
16 24 (1.11%) Physics
17 23 (1.06%) Market Risk
18 22 (1.02%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 539 (24.94%) Linux
2 250 (11.57%) Unix
3 110 (5.09%) CentOS
4 102 (4.72%) Windows
5 95 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 16 (0.74%) Solaris
8 14 (0.65%) Windows Vista
9 13 (0.60%) RancherOS
9 13 (0.60%) VyOS
10 12 (0.56%) Debian
11 11 (0.51%) Android
11 11 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.42%) CoreOS
13 6 (0.28%) Windows Server
14 4 (0.19%) AIX
14 4 (0.19%) MVS
15 3 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.093%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.046%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 885 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 458 (21.19%) DevOps
3 416 (19.25%) Scrum
4 397 (18.37%) Analytics
5 347 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
6 310 (14.35%) TDD
7 284 (13.14%) ETL
8 274 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
9 273 (12.63%) MapReduce
10 220 (10.18%) Open Source
11 219 (10.13%) Data Modelling
12 196 (9.07%) Machine Learning
13 184 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
14 162 (7.50%) Microservices
15 152 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
16 146 (6.76%) BDD
17 144 (6.66%) Configuration Management
18 137 (6.34%) Software Engineering
19 113 (5.23%) Data Analytics
20 99 (4.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 990 (45.81%) Java
2 701 (32.44%) Python
3 603 (27.90%) Scala
4 551 (25.50%) SQL
5 280 (12.96%) R
6 161 (7.45%) JavaScript
7 157 (7.27%) Shell Script
8 118 (5.46%) Perl
9 110 (5.09%) Ruby
10 107 (4.95%) Bash Shell
11 106 (4.91%) C#
12 90 (4.16%) C
12 90 (4.16%) C++
13 40 (1.85%) T-SQL
14 39 (1.80%) MATLAB
15 35 (1.62%) PHP
16 34 (1.57%) PL/SQL
17 19 (0.88%) VB.NET
18 18 (0.83%) Haskell
19 16 (0.74%) Go
Qualifications
1 314 (14.53%) Security Cleared
2 228 (10.55%) SC Cleared
3 181 (8.38%) Degree
4 101 (4.67%) DV Cleared
5 55 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 52 (2.41%) PhD
7 33 (1.53%) CTC Cleared
8 13 (0.60%) ISEB
9 12 (0.56%) AWS Certification
9 12 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 11 (0.51%) BC Cleared
11 9 (0.42%) CISSP
11 9 (0.42%) SANS
12 6 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.19%) RHCE
14 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.14%) PMP
14 3 (0.14%) SAS Certification
15 2 (0.093%) ACCA
15 2 (0.093%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (2.96%) QA
2 62 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.42%) SLA
4 7 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.19%) GCP
5 4 (0.19%) MiFID
5 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.14%) FATCA
7 2 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.093%) Solvency II
System Software
1 297 (13.74%) HDFS
2 230 (10.64%) Docker
3 124 (5.74%) Apache Flume
4 118 (5.46%) vCloud
5 81 (3.75%) Postfix
5 81 (3.75%) Squid
6 66 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 50 (2.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 24 (1.11%) Active Directory
8 24 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (0.69%) KVM
10 13 (0.60%) Hyper-V
10 13 (0.60%) NFS
11 12 (0.56%) SRDF
12 11 (0.51%) Xen
13 5 (0.23%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.093%) Btrfs
15 2 (0.093%) Ceph
15 2 (0.093%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 285 (13.19%) Puppet
2 228 (10.55%) Ansible
3 140 (6.48%) ZABBIX
4 138 (6.39%) Hadoop YARN
5 130 (6.02%) Kubernetes
6 120 (5.55%) Terraform
7 112 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
8 106 (4.91%) Kibana
9 105 (4.86%) Oozie
10 102 (4.72%) logstash
11 85 (3.93%) Rancher
12 66 (3.05%) Ambari
13 38 (1.76%) Consul
13 38 (1.76%) Packer
14 30 (1.39%) Mesos
15 26 (1.20%) Nagios
16 24 (1.11%) Rsyslog
17 19 (0.88%) Salt
18 16 (0.74%) yum
19 14 (0.65%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 384 (17.77%) Oracle
2 235 (10.87%) Cloudera
3 210 (9.72%) Hortonworks
4 175 (8.10%) VMware
5 113 (5.23%) Tableau
6 112 (5.18%) Atlassian
7 101 (4.67%) Teradata
8 87 (4.03%) Red Hat
9 82 (3.79%) Sonatype
10 71 (3.29%) Microsoft
11 70 (3.24%) SAP
12 63 (2.92%) IBM
13 56 (2.59%) Splunk
14 54 (2.50%) Talend
15 49 (2.27%) Google
16 45 (2.08%) Sybase
17 44 (2.04%) AppDynamics
17 44 (2.04%) Informatica
18 41 (1.90%) MicroStrategy
19 39 (1.80%) MapR
London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £525 per day
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London
Experis Ltd
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London
Venturi
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Newport, Gwent
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
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McGregor Boyall
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Austin Fraser
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ReThink Recruitment
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ReThink Recruitment
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Hays Finance Technology
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Talent International
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People Source Consulting
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Pioneer Search
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Pioneer Search
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
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Laudale
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People Source Consulting
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Icore Tech
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