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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 98 188 262
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +74
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 1140 721 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.29% 1.31% 0.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.19% 5.68% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 465 316
Median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £65.73 £38.75 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.61% +6.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.31 £37.75 £35.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.15 £39.75 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.45 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-21.37% +9.58%

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
11184 12695 12123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.47% 22.99% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7428 8473 8056
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 £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 191 182
Median hourly rate £38.00 £24.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.53% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 8 December 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
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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 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 +85 1105 £550 +4.76% 217
London +46 828 £550 - 138
City of London +44 153 £600 +11.62% 31
South East +50 120 £475 -8.65% 24
South West +36 37 £500 +53.84% 14
Buckinghamshire +32 36 £494 +31.73%
North West +16 36 £530 -2.75% 19
Croydon - 30 £488 -
Hampshire +23 26 £438 +5.42% 6
Yorkshire +22 25 £485 -9.76% 9
West Midlands -3 25 £475 -29.62% 1
Surrey +30 23 £425 +36.00% 5
Milton Keynes +26 19 £513 +105.20%
Berkshire +14 19 £475 +5.55% 9
Gloucestershire +10 18 £500 +20.48% 11
West Yorkshire +27 17 £475 -9.52% 5
Leeds +20 17 £475 -9.52% 5
East of England +10 17 £525 -4.54% 8
Manchester +1 16 £525 -8.69% 15
Staines +7 13 £362 -
Scotland +12 12 £350 -26.31% 8
South Wales +11 12 £569 +59.64%
Wales +1 12 £569 +59.64%
East Midlands +3 11 £375 - 1
Bristol +13 10 £613 +163.44% 2
Derbyshire - 10 £375 - 1
Cheltenham +6 9 £525 - 2
Derby - 9 £375 - 1
Cheshire +19 8 £650 +33.33% 2
Canary Wharf +4 8 £575 +27.77%

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 1419 (62.07%) Big Data
2 988 (43.22%) Java
3 943 (41.25%) Apache Spark
4 932 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
5 651 (28.48%) Python
6 637 (27.87%) Apache Hive
7 635 (27.78%) Scala
8 623 (27.25%) SQL
9 566 (24.76%) Linux
10 504 (22.05%) DevOps
11 454 (19.86%) Finance
12 448 (19.60%) Scrum
12 448 (19.60%) Oracle
13 432 (18.90%) Amazon AWS
14 411 (17.98%) Analytics
15 395 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
16 389 (17.02%) HBase
17 387 (16.93%) NoSQL
18 370 (16.19%) Kafka
19 344 (15.05%) Banking
20 343 (15.00%) TDD
21 337 (14.74%) Jenkins
22 335 (14.65%) Elasticsearch
23 332 (14.52%) Git (software)
24 325 (14.22%) Security Cleared
25 321 (14.04%) Apache
26 319 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
27 313 (13.69%) JIRA
28 308 (13.47%) Puppet
29 307 (13.43%) Data Warehouse

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
1 943 (41.25%) Apache Spark
2 335 (14.65%) Elasticsearch
3 321 (14.04%) Apache
4 246 (10.76%) Apache Pig
5 174 (7.61%) Confluence
6 122 (5.34%) SAS
7 64 (2.80%) Apache Solr
8 47 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 43 (1.88%) Tomcat
10 33 (1.44%) Oracle Coherence
11 26 (1.14%) OpenStack
11 26 (1.14%) SharePoint
12 24 (1.05%) WebSphere
13 19 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
13 19 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 18 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
14 18 (0.79%) IIS
15 16 (0.70%) nginx
16 13 (0.57%) JBoss
17 10 (0.44%) Jupyter
Applications
1 106 (4.64%) HipChat
2 56 (2.45%) MS Excel
3 24 (1.05%) SPSS
4 11 (0.48%) MS Office
5 9 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.17%) Stata
7 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.044%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.044%) MS Project
8 1 (0.044%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.044%) Weka
Business Applications
1 36 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
2 24 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.48%) Unica
4 10 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.26%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.087%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.087%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.044%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.044%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 432 (18.90%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
4 63 (2.76%) GitHub
5 58 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
6 49 (2.14%) PaaS
7 43 (1.88%) Amazon S3
8 33 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
9 32 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
10 31 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
11 30 (1.31%) SaaS
12 24 (1.05%) IaaS
13 10 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
14 9 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
15 8 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
16 7 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
16 7 (0.31%) Office 365
17 4 (0.17%) Amazon Glacier
17 4 (0.17%) CloudFront
17 4 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 130 (5.69%) DNS
2 112 (4.90%) OpenLDAP
2 112 (4.90%) SSH
3 110 (4.81%) OpenVPN
4 67 (2.93%) Kerberos
5 36 (1.57%) Firewall
6 35 (1.53%) HTTP
7 32 (1.40%) LAN
7 32 (1.40%) WAN
8 30 (1.31%) Internet
9 29 (1.27%) VPN
10 24 (1.05%) LDAP
11 23 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
12 22 (0.96%) TCP/IP
13 19 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
13 19 (0.83%) NAS
13 19 (0.83%) SAN
14 17 (0.74%) FCoE
14 17 (0.74%) IPsec
14 17 (0.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1419 (62.07%) Big Data
2 637 (27.87%) Apache Hive
3 389 (17.02%) HBase
4 387 (16.93%) NoSQL
5 319 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
6 307 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
7 291 (12.73%) MongoDB
8 255 (11.15%) SQL Server
9 232 (10.15%) Relational Database
10 218 (9.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 150 (6.56%) Sqoop
12 116 (5.07%) Data Lake
13 107 (4.68%) MySQL
13 107 (4.68%) Oracle Database
14 106 (4.64%) Impala
15 102 (4.46%) RDBMS
16 72 (3.15%) QlikView
17 60 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 54 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
19 53 (2.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 337 (14.74%) Jenkins
2 332 (14.52%) Git (software)
3 313 (13.69%) JIRA
4 194 (8.49%) Maven
5 153 (6.69%) JUnit
6 144 (6.30%) Ant
7 134 (5.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 111 (4.86%) SonarQube
9 106 (4.64%) JIRA Agile
10 104 (4.55%) Liquibase
11 94 (4.11%) Bitbucket
12 53 (2.32%) TeamCity
13 49 (2.14%) Talend Open Studio
14 46 (2.01%) Cucumber
15 44 (1.92%) Gradle
16 40 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
17 35 (1.53%) WebDriver
18 33 (1.44%) Hudson
19 32 (1.40%) Eclipse
20 29 (1.27%) IntelliJ
General
1 454 (19.86%) Finance
2 344 (15.05%) Banking
3 121 (5.29%) Investment Banking
4 103 (4.51%) Marketing
5 95 (4.16%) Retail
6 72 (3.15%) Front Office
7 42 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.05%) Electronics
10 23 (1.01%) Legal
11 21 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
12 20 (0.87%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.74%) Retail Banking
14 14 (0.61%) Games
15 11 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 11 (0.48%) Publishing
16 9 (0.39%) Advertising
16 9 (0.39%) Automotive
17 4 (0.17%) Back Office
18 3 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 727 (31.80%) Developer
2 360 (15.75%) Architect
3 333 (14.57%) Java Developer
4 284 (12.42%) Data Engineer
5 231 (10.10%) Data Architect
6 226 (9.89%) Big Data Engineer
7 219 (9.58%) Big Data Developer
8 190 (8.31%) DevOps Engineer
9 181 (7.92%) Hadoop Developer
10 165 (7.22%) Scala Developer
11 154 (6.74%) Big Data Architect
12 140 (6.12%) Hadoop Engineer
13 129 (5.64%) Consultant
14 116 (5.07%) Analyst
15 112 (4.90%) Data Scientist
16 111 (4.86%) Administrator
16 111 (4.86%) Senior Developer
17 102 (4.46%) Hadoop Architect
18 89 (3.89%) Apache Spark Developer
19 80 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (16.19%) Kafka
2 160 (7.00%) ELK Stack
3 157 (6.87%) Spring
4 137 (5.99%) REST
5 133 (5.82%) Web Services
6 121 (5.29%) HTML
7 120 (5.25%) .NET
8 110 (4.81%) Software Packaging
9 108 (4.72%) Akka
10 107 (4.68%) AngularJS
10 107 (4.68%) MCollective
11 96 (4.20%) XML
12 83 (3.63%) Spark Streaming
13 77 (3.37%) JSON
14 72 (3.15%) ActiveMQ
15 66 (2.89%) Node.js
16 62 (2.71%) CSS
16 62 (2.71%) JMS
17 59 (2.58%) HTML5
18 56 (2.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 184 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (6.39%) Visualisation
3 114 (4.99%) Statistics
4 113 (4.94%) Computer Science
5 111 (4.86%) Mathematics
6 82 (3.59%) Algorithms
7 81 (3.54%) Data Integration
8 67 (2.93%) Management Information System
9 46 (2.01%) User Experience
10 43 (1.88%) Public Cloud
11 41 (1.79%) Credit Risk
11 41 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 38 (1.66%) Data Centre
13 27 (1.18%) Derivative
13 27 (1.18%) Equities
13 27 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 25 (1.09%) Mainframe
15 23 (1.01%) Physics
16 22 (0.96%) Blog
16 22 (0.96%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 566 (24.76%) Linux
2 257 (11.24%) Unix
3 129 (5.64%) Windows
4 126 (5.51%) CentOS
5 87 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (1.05%) Solaris
7 15 (0.66%) Windows Vista
8 13 (0.57%) RancherOS
8 13 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.57%) VyOS
9 10 (0.44%) Android
9 10 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.39%) AIX
10 9 (0.39%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.13%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.13%) Debian
13 2 (0.087%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.044%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.044%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 932 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 504 (22.05%) DevOps
3 448 (19.60%) Scrum
4 411 (17.98%) Analytics
5 395 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
6 343 (15.00%) TDD
7 296 (12.95%) Business Intelligence
8 291 (12.73%) ETL
9 261 (11.42%) MapReduce
10 239 (10.45%) Data Modelling
11 224 (9.80%) Open Source
12 195 (8.53%) Continuous Delivery
13 191 (8.36%) Machine Learning
14 175 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
15 172 (7.52%) Microservices
16 165 (7.22%) BDD
17 158 (6.91%) Configuration Management
18 147 (6.43%) Software Engineering
19 123 (5.38%) Data Analytics
20 122 (5.34%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 988 (43.22%) Java
2 651 (28.48%) Python
3 635 (27.78%) Scala
4 623 (27.25%) SQL
5 277 (12.12%) R
6 197 (8.62%) Shell Script
7 183 (8.01%) JavaScript
8 151 (6.61%) Ruby
9 133 (5.82%) C#
10 113 (4.94%) Perl
11 93 (4.07%) Bash Shell
12 90 (3.94%) C++
13 86 (3.76%) C
14 52 (2.27%) T-SQL
15 50 (2.19%) PL/SQL
16 36 (1.57%) MATLAB
17 34 (1.49%) PHP
18 24 (1.05%) Haskell
19 21 (0.92%) VB.NET
20 20 (0.87%) Go
Qualifications
1 325 (14.22%) Security Cleared
2 238 (10.41%) SC Cleared
3 176 (7.70%) Degree
4 102 (4.46%) DV Cleared
5 52 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
6 51 (2.23%) PhD
7 47 (2.06%) CTC Cleared
8 13 (0.57%) AWS Certification
9 12 (0.52%) ISEB
10 11 (0.48%) CISSP
10 11 (0.48%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.39%) SANS
12 8 (0.35%) BC Cleared
13 6 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.22%) RHCE
15 4 (0.17%) ACCA
15 4 (0.17%) SAS Certification
16 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
16 3 (0.13%) PMP
16 3 (0.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (2.76%) QA
2 54 (2.36%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.39%) GCP
3 9 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.39%) SLA
4 8 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.17%) MiFID
7 3 (0.13%) FATCA
7 3 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.13%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 288 (12.60%) HDFS
2 259 (11.33%) Docker
3 141 (6.17%) vCloud
4 139 (6.08%) Apache Flume
5 107 (4.68%) Squid
6 106 (4.64%) Postfix
7 72 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (1.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 32 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
10 30 (1.31%) Active Directory
11 23 (1.01%) Hyper-V
12 22 (0.96%) KVM
13 20 (0.87%) NFS
14 19 (0.83%) SRDF
15 18 (0.79%) Xen
16 4 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
16 4 (0.17%) vSphere
17 2 (0.087%) Btrfs
17 2 (0.087%) Ceph
17 2 (0.087%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 308 (13.47%) Puppet
2 240 (10.50%) Ansible
3 162 (7.09%) ZABBIX
4 145 (6.34%) Kubernetes
5 138 (6.04%) Terraform
6 134 (5.86%) Kibana
7 131 (5.73%) logstash
8 125 (5.47%) Hadoop YARN
8 125 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
9 110 (4.81%) Rancher
10 97 (4.24%) Oozie
11 77 (3.37%) Ambari
12 37 (1.62%) Packer
13 35 (1.53%) Consul
14 28 (1.22%) Mesos
15 22 (0.96%) Nagios
16 21 (0.92%) Rsyslog
17 17 (0.74%) Salt
18 14 (0.61%) HAProxy
19 13 (0.57%) yum
Vendors
1 448 (19.60%) Oracle
2 224 (9.80%) Cloudera
3 216 (9.45%) VMware
4 199 (8.71%) Hortonworks
5 135 (5.91%) Atlassian
6 124 (5.42%) Teradata
7 120 (5.25%) Tableau
8 107 (4.68%) Sonatype
9 84 (3.67%) Red Hat
10 81 (3.54%) SAP
11 78 (3.41%) Microsoft
12 76 (3.32%) IBM
13 55 (2.41%) Informatica
14 53 (2.32%) Sybase
15 49 (2.14%) Talend
16 43 (1.88%) AppDynamics
17 42 (1.84%) Splunk
18 37 (1.62%) Google
19 32 (1.40%) Cisco
20 31 (1.36%) Ab Initio
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