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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 153 255 318
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +63
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 910 538 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.69% 0.94% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.55% 4.07% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 334 218
Median daily rate £505 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.75 £33.55 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.75 £33.55 -
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -

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
12055 13234 11847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.33% 23.20% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8014 8634 7314
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 190 197
Median hourly rate £29.88 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.92% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +93 884 £513 -2.38% 186
London +70 567 £550 -4.34% 113
South East +47 120 £425 -1.44% 22
City of London +13 71 £550 -6.38% 20
Yorkshire +32 55 £500 +5.26% 6
Buckinghamshire +37 42 £500 +53.84% 2
South West +28 40 £450 +5.88% 16
East of England -3 32 £375 -16.66% 6
South Yorkshire +15 31 £525 +7.69%
Sheffield +11 30 £525 +7.69%
North West +11 30 £413 -21.42% 18
West Midlands -14 26 £525 +27.27% 1
Surrey +4 25 £500 +14.28% 7
Milton Keynes +24 23 £500 +53.84% 1
Gloucestershire +11 22 £443 +2.60% 5
West Yorkshire +1 22 £400 -8.57% 6
Croydon -2 20 £325 -38.09% 1
Hampshire +13 19 £425 +3.03% 3
Leeds +2 19 £410 -13.68% 5
Manchester +6 17 £450 -1.63% 12
Shropshire -15 17 £525 -
Telford -17 15 £525 -
Essex +16 13 £250 - 2
Scotland +14 13 £400 -20.15% 10
Staines - 13 - - 2
Berkshire +7 12 £406 -5.24% 7
West Sussex -8 12 £356 -16.17%
Bristol - 10 £450 - 5
Nottinghamshire 0 9 £425 -
East Midlands -7 9 £425 -8.10%

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 986 (56.96%) Big Data
2 721 (41.65%) Java
3 640 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
4 550 (31.77%) Apache Spark
5 492 (28.42%) SQL
6 457 (26.40%) Apache Hive
7 401 (23.17%) Oracle
8 396 (22.88%) Scala
9 358 (20.68%) Linux
10 336 (19.41%) Python
11 325 (18.78%) Analytics
12 324 (18.72%) Business Intelligence
13 321 (18.54%) Finance
14 305 (17.62%) HBase
15 276 (15.94%) Scrum
16 266 (15.37%) MongoDB
17 260 (15.02%) Data Warehouse
17 260 (15.02%) DevOps
18 252 (14.56%) TDD
19 248 (14.33%) NoSQL
20 234 (13.52%) Amazon AWS
21 231 (13.34%) Unix
22 226 (13.06%) Security Cleared
23 220 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
24 215 (12.42%) SQL Server
25 206 (11.90%) JavaScript
26 201 (11.61%) Data Modelling
27 197 (11.38%) Jenkins
28 196 (11.32%) Banking
28 196 (11.32%) Apache Pig

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
1 550 (31.77%) Apache Spark
2 196 (11.32%) Apache Pig
3 190 (10.98%) Apache
4 178 (10.28%) SAS
5 168 (9.71%) Elasticsearch
6 103 (5.95%) Confluence
7 64 (3.70%) Tomcat
8 35 (2.02%) JBoss
9 34 (1.96%) WebSphere
10 33 (1.91%) Oracle Coherence
11 26 (1.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 24 (1.39%) OpenStack
13 23 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
14 22 (1.27%) Apache Solr
15 20 (1.16%) IIS
16 15 (0.87%) SharePoint
17 10 (0.58%) ArcGIS
18 8 (0.46%) Mule
18 8 (0.46%) WebLogic
19 7 (0.40%) Jetty
Applications
1 39 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.20%) SPSS
3 37 (2.14%) HipChat
4 13 (0.75%) Stata
5 11 (0.64%) MS Office
6 10 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.12%) CPLEX
7 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.058%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.058%) Weka
Business Applications
1 15 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.12%) Revive Adserver
7 1 (0.058%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.058%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.058%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.058%) RMDS
7 1 (0.058%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.058%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 234 (13.52%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
4 45 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
5 34 (1.96%) IaaS
6 32 (1.85%) Amazon S3
7 31 (1.79%) PaaS
8 30 (1.73%) GitHub
9 25 (1.44%) SaaS
10 23 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
11 19 (1.10%) Heroku
12 15 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 9 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
15 5 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
16 4 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
17 3 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
17 3 (0.17%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 50 (2.89%) HTTP
2 45 (2.60%) DNS
3 43 (2.48%) OpenVPN
4 40 (2.31%) OpenLDAP
4 40 (2.31%) SSH
5 33 (1.91%) Internet
6 24 (1.39%) SAN
7 22 (1.27%) NAS
8 21 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
8 21 (1.21%) LAN
8 21 (1.21%) WAN
9 20 (1.16%) iSCSI
10 19 (1.10%) FCoE
11 18 (1.04%) Multicast
12 17 (0.98%) Kerberos
13 16 (0.92%) TCP/IP
14 13 (0.75%) LDAP
15 11 (0.64%) Firewall
16 8 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
17 6 (0.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 986 (56.96%) Big Data
2 457 (26.40%) Apache Hive
3 305 (17.62%) HBase
4 266 (15.37%) MongoDB
5 260 (15.02%) Data Warehouse
6 248 (14.33%) NoSQL
7 215 (12.42%) SQL Server
8 189 (10.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 150 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
10 129 (7.45%) Relational Database
11 113 (6.53%) MySQL
12 109 (6.30%) Pentaho
13 78 (4.51%) BusinessObjects
14 73 (4.22%) Impala
15 65 (3.76%) RDBMS
16 63 (3.64%) Sqoop
17 56 (3.24%) Data Mining
17 56 (3.24%) QlikView
18 50 (2.89%) Data Lake
18 50 (2.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 197 (11.38%) Jenkins
2 161 (9.30%) JIRA
3 148 (8.55%) Git (software)
4 84 (4.85%) JUnit
5 79 (4.56%) Maven
6 59 (3.41%) Ant
6 59 (3.41%) Sonatype Nexus
7 44 (2.54%) ERwin
8 43 (2.48%) Bitbucket
9 42 (2.43%) SonarQube
10 37 (2.14%) JIRA Agile
11 35 (2.02%) Liquibase
12 33 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 32 (1.85%) Cucumber
14 31 (1.79%) TeamCity
15 30 (1.73%) Mockito
15 30 (1.73%) Subversion
16 29 (1.68%) Gradle
16 29 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
17 23 (1.33%) Hudson
General
1 321 (18.54%) Finance
2 196 (11.32%) Banking
3 55 (3.18%) Investment Banking
4 51 (2.95%) Retail
5 48 (2.77%) Marketing
6 33 (1.91%) Front Office
7 29 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 17 (0.98%) Legal
10 16 (0.92%) Electronics
11 15 (0.87%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.69%) Publishing
13 10 (0.58%) Advertising
13 10 (0.58%) Back Office
13 10 (0.58%) Games
14 7 (0.40%) Law
15 5 (0.29%) Automotive
15 5 (0.29%) International Banking
16 3 (0.17%) Military
16 3 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 649 (37.49%) Developer
2 317 (18.31%) Architect
3 262 (15.14%) Java Developer
4 236 (13.63%) Hadoop Developer
5 189 (10.92%) Big Data Developer
6 150 (8.67%) Data Architect
7 143 (8.26%) Data Engineer
8 123 (7.11%) Hadoop Engineer
9 105 (6.07%) Consultant
9 105 (6.07%) Scala Developer
10 104 (6.01%) Hadoop Architect
11 103 (5.95%) Big Data Engineer
12 102 (5.89%) Analyst
13 97 (5.60%) Senior Developer
14 93 (5.37%) Big Data Architect
15 75 (4.33%) Java Hadoop Developer
16 73 (4.22%) Apache Spark Developer
17 72 (4.16%) Data Scientist
18 67 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
19 62 (3.58%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (8.90%) Kafka
2 131 (7.57%) REST
3 124 (7.16%) Spring
4 115 (6.64%) Web Services
5 107 (6.18%) HTML
6 90 (5.20%) .NET
7 88 (5.08%) XML
8 72 (4.16%) AngularJS
9 65 (3.76%) CSS
10 62 (3.58%) JSON
11 58 (3.35%) jQuery
11 58 (3.35%) RESTful
12 56 (3.24%) Hibernate
12 56 (3.24%) Middleware
13 49 (2.83%) ActiveMQ
13 49 (2.83%) Node.js
14 47 (2.72%) RabbitMQ
15 45 (2.60%) HTML5
15 45 (2.60%) SOAP
16 43 (2.48%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 159 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 122 (7.05%) Visualisation
3 81 (4.68%) Data Integration
4 70 (4.04%) Algorithms
5 59 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 57 (3.29%) Data Structures
7 52 (3.00%) Mathematics
8 50 (2.89%) Statistics
9 42 (2.43%) Management Information System
9 42 (2.43%) User Experience
10 40 (2.31%) Public Cloud
11 37 (2.14%) Data Centre
12 21 (1.21%) Blog
12 21 (1.21%) Mainframe
13 19 (1.10%) Fintech
13 19 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
14 17 (0.98%) Biometrics
14 17 (0.98%) VCE vBlock
15 15 (0.87%) Credit Risk
15 15 (0.87%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 358 (20.68%) Linux
2 231 (13.34%) Unix
3 144 (8.32%) Windows
4 63 (3.64%) CentOS
5 54 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (1.79%) Windows Server
7 29 (1.68%) Solaris
8 19 (1.10%) AIX
9 15 (0.87%) Ubuntu
10 12 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
11 10 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.58%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.29%) Android
13 5 (0.29%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.17%) Debian
15 2 (0.12%) SUSE
16 1 (0.058%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.058%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (18.78%) Analytics
3 324 (18.72%) Business Intelligence
4 276 (15.94%) Scrum
5 260 (15.02%) DevOps
6 252 (14.56%) TDD
7 220 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
8 201 (11.61%) Data Modelling
9 183 (10.57%) ETL
10 182 (10.51%) Open Source
11 156 (9.01%) MapReduce
12 139 (8.03%) Data Analytics
13 133 (7.68%) E-Commerce
13 133 (7.68%) Software Engineering
14 109 (6.30%) Data Architecture
15 107 (6.18%) High Availability
16 103 (5.95%) Machine Learning
17 99 (5.72%) Continuous Delivery
18 95 (5.49%) BDD
19 94 (5.43%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 721 (41.65%) Java
2 492 (28.42%) SQL
3 396 (22.88%) Scala
4 336 (19.41%) Python
5 206 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 158 (9.13%) Shell Script
7 139 (8.03%) Ruby
8 136 (7.86%) R
9 113 (6.53%) C#
10 83 (4.79%) PL/SQL
11 79 (4.56%) Perl
12 78 (4.51%) C++
13 55 (3.18%) C
14 51 (2.95%) Bash Shell
15 36 (2.08%) T-SQL
16 27 (1.56%) MATLAB
17 26 (1.50%) PowerShell
18 25 (1.44%) Groovy
18 25 (1.44%) PHP
19 19 (1.10%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 226 (13.06%) Security Cleared
2 134 (7.74%) SC Cleared
3 80 (4.62%) Degree
3 80 (4.62%) DV Cleared
4 28 (1.62%) PhD
5 21 (1.21%) CTC Cleared
6 16 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 16 (0.92%) SAS Certification
7 9 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.29%) CISSP
9 5 (0.29%) ISEB
10 3 (0.17%) ACCA
10 3 (0.17%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.12%) MCSE
11 2 (0.12%) RHCE
11 2 (0.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (3.58%) QA
2 41 (2.37%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.46%) GCP
5 6 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.17%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.12%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.058%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.058%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.058%) MiFID
9 1 (0.058%) SLA
System Software
1 147 (8.49%) HDFS
2 137 (7.91%) Docker
3 96 (5.55%) Apache Flume
4 65 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 44 (2.54%) vCloud
6 41 (2.37%) Squid
7 37 (2.14%) Postfix
8 33 (1.91%) Hyper-V
9 30 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
10 25 (1.44%) Active Directory
11 23 (1.33%) Xen
12 22 (1.27%) KVM
12 22 (1.27%) NFS
13 21 (1.21%) SRDF
14 17 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 8 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
16 5 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
16 5 (0.29%) vSphere
17 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
17 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 163 (9.42%) Puppet
2 130 (7.51%) Ansible
3 98 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (3.58%) ZABBIX
5 55 (3.18%) Kubernetes
6 50 (2.89%) Hadoop YARN
7 48 (2.77%) Kibana
7 48 (2.77%) logstash
8 46 (2.66%) Oozie
9 42 (2.43%) Ambari
9 42 (2.43%) Terraform
10 40 (2.31%) Rancher
11 15 (0.87%) Control-M
11 15 (0.87%) Nagios
12 13 (0.75%) Mesos
13 8 (0.46%) DBAmp
13 8 (0.46%) StatsD
14 6 (0.35%) Ganglia
14 6 (0.35%) Tivoli
15 5 (0.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 401 (23.17%) Oracle
2 169 (9.76%) Cloudera
3 153 (8.84%) VMware
4 136 (7.86%) Tableau
5 111 (6.41%) Informatica
6 102 (5.89%) Hortonworks
7 95 (5.49%) Teradata
8 91 (5.26%) IBM
9 69 (3.99%) Atlassian
10 65 (3.76%) Red Hat
11 64 (3.70%) Microsoft
12 49 (2.83%) SAP
13 37 (2.14%) EMC
13 37 (2.14%) Sonatype
14 35 (2.02%) CA
15 33 (1.91%) Splunk
16 32 (1.85%) Sybase
17 29 (1.68%) Platfora
18 26 (1.50%) HP
19 25 (1.44%) TIBCO
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Careerwise UK Limited
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Oliver Bernard
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Arrows Group
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Hydrogen
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People Source Consulting
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