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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 178 241 336
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +95
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 763 506 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.42% 0.92% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.56% 3.98% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 360 193
Median daily rate £550 £545 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £26.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -

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
11635 12715 12091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.68% 23.08% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7943 8292 7694
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 175 204
Median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.84% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.33 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +73 728 £550 - 203
London +63 499 £550 - 119
South East +21 71 £450 - 32
City of London +14 54 £538 -6.11% 40
Yorkshire +32 46 £675 +80.00% 15
West Midlands +16 35 £500 +38.40% 5
South Yorkshire +29 34 £725 +100.00%
Sheffield - 34 £725 -
North West -36 28 £450 -29.41% 12
Telford -12 25 £460 -
Shropshire -14 25 £460 -0.54%
East of England -8 20 £443 -1.66% 9
Gloucestershire +20 19 £443 +4.11% 5
South West -2 19 £443 -18.43% 10
Scotland -13 18 £525 +31.25% 9
West Sussex -12 17 £381 -4.68% 1
Berkshire -2 15 £425 +3.03% 11
Manchester -5 14 £460 -0.80% 9
Buckinghamshire +14 13 £525 +50.00% 4
Surrey -6 12 £525 +2.94% 12
Milton Keynes +16 11 £525 +5.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -1 11 £440 -9.74% 5
West Yorkshire -8 11 £319 -16.66% 14
Hampshire +6 10 £488 +8.33% 3
Edinburgh -10 10 £488 +21.87% 5
Crawley +2 9 £381 -19.73%
Leeds -6 9 £313 -37.50% 11
Merseyside - 9 £468 - 1
Liverpool - 8 £550 - 1
Stirling - 7 £538 -

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 854 (59.55%) Big Data
2 620 (43.24%) Java
3 485 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
4 443 (30.89%) Apache Hive
5 437 (30.47%) Apache Spark
6 433 (30.20%) SQL
7 339 (23.64%) Python
8 322 (22.45%) Scala
9 318 (22.18%) Analytics
10 306 (21.34%) Business Intelligence
11 291 (20.29%) Oracle
12 283 (19.74%) Linux
13 272 (18.97%) Finance
14 261 (18.20%) HBase
15 236 (16.46%) Unix
16 209 (14.57%) Scrum
16 209 (14.57%) MongoDB
17 201 (14.02%) Data Warehouse
18 194 (13.53%) NoSQL
19 185 (12.90%) Apache Pig
20 184 (12.83%) TDD
21 179 (12.48%) Data Modelling
22 169 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
23 168 (11.72%) JavaScript
23 168 (11.72%) Security Cleared
24 167 (11.65%) Apache Cassandra
25 161 (11.23%) Open Source
26 159 (11.09%) SAS
27 153 (10.67%) MapReduce
27 153 (10.67%) Kafka

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
1 437 (30.47%) Apache Spark
2 185 (12.90%) Apache Pig
3 159 (11.09%) SAS
4 124 (8.65%) Apache
5 87 (6.07%) Elasticsearch
6 73 (5.09%) Confluence
7 46 (3.21%) Tomcat
8 34 (2.37%) Node.js
9 31 (2.16%) JBoss
10 25 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
11 24 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
12 21 (1.46%) OpenStack
12 21 (1.46%) WebSphere
13 18 (1.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 17 (1.19%) Apache Solr
15 13 (0.91%) IIS
16 10 (0.70%) SharePoint
17 9 (0.63%) ArcGIS
17 9 (0.63%) Mule
17 9 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (2.30%) SPSS
2 22 (1.53%) MS Excel
3 13 (0.91%) Stata
4 7 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.35%) Weka
6 3 (0.21%) CPLEX
7 2 (0.14%) MS Office
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.21%) Unica
3 2 (0.14%) Revive Adserver
3 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.070%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.070%) RMDS
4 1 (0.070%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 131 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (2.44%) IaaS
4 32 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.88%) PaaS
6 23 (1.60%) SaaS
7 20 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
7 20 (1.39%) Heroku
8 16 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (1.05%) GitHub
10 14 (0.98%) Amazon S3
10 14 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.42%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.28%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.21%) AWS CloudTrail
14 3 (0.21%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.65%) HTTP
2 26 (1.81%) Internet
3 21 (1.46%) SAN
4 14 (0.98%) Kerberos
4 14 (0.98%) NAS
5 13 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (0.91%) LAN
5 13 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.91%) WAN
6 12 (0.84%) FCoE
6 12 (0.84%) iSCSI
6 12 (0.84%) LDAP
7 11 (0.77%) Multicast
8 8 (0.56%) Firewall
8 8 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (0.49%) AMQP
10 6 (0.42%) DNS
11 4 (0.28%) FTP
11 4 (0.28%) Network Security
11 4 (0.28%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 854 (59.55%) Big Data
2 443 (30.89%) Apache Hive
3 261 (18.20%) HBase
4 209 (14.57%) MongoDB
5 201 (14.02%) Data Warehouse
6 194 (13.53%) NoSQL
7 167 (11.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 129 (9.00%) Pentaho
9 124 (8.65%) SQL Server
10 106 (7.39%) MySQL
11 97 (6.76%) Relational Database
12 96 (6.69%) PostgreSQL
13 82 (5.72%) BusinessObjects
14 59 (4.11%) Impala
15 56 (3.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 53 (3.70%) QlikView
17 52 (3.63%) Data Mining
18 46 (3.21%) Neo4j
18 46 (3.21%) RDBMS
19 40 (2.79%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 117 (8.16%) Jenkins
2 115 (8.02%) JIRA
3 77 (5.37%) Git (software)
4 45 (3.14%) ERwin
5 40 (2.79%) Maven
6 39 (2.72%) JUnit
7 35 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 30 (2.09%) Cucumber
9 24 (1.67%) Mockito
9 24 (1.67%) Subversion
10 22 (1.53%) Hudson
11 19 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
12 15 (1.05%) Ant
12 15 (1.05%) Gradle
13 13 (0.91%) Bitbucket
13 13 (0.91%) Eclipse
14 11 (0.77%) TestNG
15 10 (0.70%) Geb
15 10 (0.70%) IntelliJ
15 10 (0.70%) Spock
General
1 272 (18.97%) Finance
2 144 (10.04%) Banking
3 41 (2.86%) Retail
4 37 (2.58%) Investment Banking
5 33 (2.30%) Marketing
6 22 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.39%) Financial Institution
8 10 (0.70%) Front Office
8 10 (0.70%) Games
8 10 (0.70%) Publishing
9 9 (0.63%) Back Office
10 8 (0.56%) Legal
11 6 (0.42%) Electronics
11 6 (0.42%) Military
12 5 (0.35%) Advertising
12 5 (0.35%) International Banking
12 5 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.21%) Law
13 3 (0.21%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 564 (39.33%) Developer
2 257 (17.92%) Architect
3 235 (16.39%) Hadoop Developer
4 212 (14.78%) Java Developer
5 183 (12.76%) Big Data Developer
6 124 (8.65%) Data Engineer
7 115 (8.02%) Data Architect
8 109 (7.60%) Hadoop Engineer
9 88 (6.14%) Scala Developer
10 86 (6.00%) Big Data Engineer
11 81 (5.65%) Analyst
12 80 (5.58%) Hadoop Architect
13 77 (5.37%) Senior Developer
14 69 (4.81%) Java Hadoop Developer
15 68 (4.74%) Big Data Architect
16 66 (4.60%) Consultant
17 65 (4.53%) Data Scientist
18 61 (4.25%) Administrator
19 56 (3.91%) Apache Spark Developer
20 46 (3.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (10.67%) Kafka
2 108 (7.53%) Web Services
3 105 (7.32%) Spring
4 89 (6.21%) REST
5 88 (6.14%) HTML
6 71 (4.95%) XML
7 69 (4.81%) RESTful
8 67 (4.67%) CSS
9 57 (3.97%) JSON
10 56 (3.91%) AngularJS
10 56 (3.91%) jQuery
11 53 (3.70%) Hibernate
12 47 (3.28%) .NET
13 39 (2.72%) Middleware
14 37 (2.58%) Apache Camel
15 36 (2.51%) HTML5
16 31 (2.16%) SOAP
17 27 (1.88%) Dropwizard
18 26 (1.81%) J2EE
19 22 (1.53%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 169 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (6.83%) Visualisation
3 69 (4.81%) Data Integration
4 66 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 64 (4.46%) Algorithms
6 46 (3.21%) Mathematics
7 43 (3.00%) Data Structures
8 33 (2.30%) Statistics
9 31 (2.16%) Management Information System
10 25 (1.74%) Data Centre
11 22 (1.53%) User Experience
12 16 (1.12%) Fintech
12 16 (1.12%) VCE vBlock
13 14 (0.98%) Biometrics
14 13 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
14 13 (0.91%) Wiki
15 12 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (0.84%) Public Cloud
16 11 (0.77%) Credit Risk
17 10 (0.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 283 (19.74%) Linux
2 236 (16.46%) Unix
3 115 (8.02%) Windows
4 48 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (1.88%) CentOS
6 23 (1.60%) Windows Server
7 22 (1.53%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.05%) Solaris
9 14 (0.98%) AIX
10 11 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.28%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.21%) Debian
15 2 (0.14%) Android
15 2 (0.14%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.070%) Fedora
16 1 (0.070%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (22.18%) Analytics
3 306 (21.34%) Business Intelligence
4 209 (14.57%) Scrum
5 184 (12.83%) TDD
6 179 (12.48%) Data Modelling
7 161 (11.23%) Open Source
8 153 (10.67%) MapReduce
9 141 (9.83%) DevOps
10 140 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
11 136 (9.48%) ETL
12 123 (8.58%) Data Analytics
13 112 (7.81%) Software Engineering
14 110 (7.67%) E-Commerce
15 95 (6.62%) Data Architecture
16 93 (6.49%) Machine Learning
17 76 (5.30%) Data Analysis
18 67 (4.67%) Continuous Delivery
19 66 (4.60%) Kanban
20 60 (4.18%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 620 (43.24%) Java
2 433 (30.20%) SQL
3 339 (23.64%) Python
4 322 (22.45%) Scala
5 168 (11.72%) JavaScript
6 138 (9.62%) R
7 127 (8.86%) Shell Script
8 80 (5.58%) Ruby
9 74 (5.16%) Perl
10 69 (4.81%) C++
11 67 (4.67%) C#
12 66 (4.60%) PL/SQL
13 54 (3.77%) C
14 50 (3.49%) Bash Shell
15 28 (1.95%) T-SQL
16 27 (1.88%) Groovy
16 27 (1.88%) MATLAB
17 25 (1.74%) PHP
17 25 (1.74%) PowerShell
18 15 (1.05%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 168 (11.72%) Security Cleared
2 89 (6.21%) Degree
3 77 (5.37%) SC Cleared
4 76 (5.30%) DV Cleared
5 23 (1.60%) PhD
6 17 (1.19%) SAS Certification
7 14 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (0.77%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.42%) ISEB
11 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.21%) CISSP
12 3 (0.21%) MCSD
12 3 (0.21%) MCSE
13 2 (0.14%) APMP
13 2 (0.14%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.14%) PMP
13 2 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.74%) QA
2 38 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.21%) SLA
5 2 (0.14%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.070%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 131 (9.14%) HDFS
2 85 (5.93%) Apache Flume
3 70 (4.88%) Docker
4 42 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (1.32%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.12%) NFS
6 16 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 15 (1.05%) Xen
8 14 (0.98%) KVM
9 13 (0.91%) SRDF
10 12 (0.84%) Active Directory
11 9 (0.63%) vCloud
12 5 (0.35%) GridGain
13 3 (0.21%) GPFS
13 3 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.14%) Squid
14 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (6.62%) Puppet
2 61 (4.25%) Ansible
2 61 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (2.79%) Oozie
4 29 (2.02%) Ambari
4 29 (2.02%) Hadoop YARN
5 20 (1.39%) Mesos
6 17 (1.19%) Nagios
7 16 (1.12%) Kubernetes
8 12 (0.84%) ZABBIX
9 10 (0.70%) Ganglia
9 10 (0.70%) StatsD
10 8 (0.56%) logstash
11 7 (0.49%) Control-M
11 7 (0.49%) Kibana
12 5 (0.35%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.28%) QRadar
14 3 (0.21%) Graphite
14 3 (0.21%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 291 (20.29%) Oracle
2 144 (10.04%) Cloudera
3 131 (9.14%) Informatica
3 131 (9.14%) Tableau
4 84 (5.86%) Hortonworks
4 84 (5.86%) VMware
5 74 (5.16%) Teradata
6 67 (4.67%) IBM
7 51 (3.56%) Red Hat
8 48 (3.35%) Microsoft
9 37 (2.58%) CA
10 34 (2.37%) Splunk
11 32 (2.23%) HP
12 28 (1.95%) EMC
13 25 (1.74%) Atlassian
14 23 (1.60%) SAP
15 22 (1.53%) MapR
16 21 (1.46%) Cisco
17 20 (1.39%) Sybase
18 19 (1.32%) Cognos
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London
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E-synergy Solutions
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Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
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TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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iKas International
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
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London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
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City, London
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G2 Recruitment Solutions
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Harvey Nash plc
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Churchill Frank International
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Intelletec
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
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London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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City, London
Oscar
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Talent International
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City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
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People Source Consulting
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Hydrogen Group
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Oscar
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People Source Consulting
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Aim Hire Jobs
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