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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 183 250 312
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +62
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 753 511 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.40% 0.91% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.42% 3.88% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 330 209
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £390 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -

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
11722 13176 11789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.83% 23.52% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7931 8606 7362
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 191 198
Median hourly rate £31.59 £27.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.85% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.81 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +70 721 £525 - 206
London +75 488 £550 - 137
South East +15 89 £450 +2.85% 25
City of London -1 49 £550 - 33
Yorkshire +8 31 £400 -15.78% 13
North West -12 30 £438 -20.45% 6
South West +13 27 £450 +5.88% 12
East of England -1 25 £440 -2.22% 9
Surrey -4 23 £500 +9.58% 3
West Midlands -7 23 £500 +61.29% 2
Gloucestershire +17 22 £450 +5.88% 4
Scotland +3 21 £500 +10.98% 6
South Yorkshire +15 20 £525 +10.52%
Sheffield +3 20 £525 +10.52%
Buckinghamshire +6 19 £525 +61.53% 3
Manchester +3 17 £450 +5.88% 5
Berkshire +6 16 £450 +1.40% 3
West Sussex -6 16 £381 -10.29% 1
Shropshire -20 14 £490 -
Milton Keynes +9 13 £525 +61.53%
Edinburgh 0 13 £400 -11.20% 3
Hampshire +9 12 £475 +11.76% 7
West Yorkshire -21 12 £369 -22.36% 8
Telford -22 12 £490 -
Cambridgeshire +2 11 £440 -2.22% 5
Staines - 11 - - 1
Leeds -11 10 £375 -21.05% 8
Merseyside +4 8 £385 -30.00%
Stockport - 8 £431 -
Crawley +7 7 £381 -

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 894 (58.32%) Big Data
2 650 (42.40%) Java
3 536 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
4 463 (30.20%) SQL
5 456 (29.75%) Apache Spark
6 445 (29.03%) Apache Hive
7 344 (22.44%) Python
8 329 (21.46%) Oracle
9 326 (21.27%) Scala
10 324 (21.14%) Analytics
11 320 (20.87%) Business Intelligence
12 304 (19.83%) Linux
13 269 (17.55%) Finance
14 266 (17.35%) HBase
15 236 (15.39%) Data Warehouse
16 233 (15.20%) Unix
17 228 (14.87%) NoSQL
18 225 (14.68%) MongoDB
19 222 (14.48%) Scrum
20 205 (13.37%) TDD
21 198 (12.92%) JavaScript
22 191 (12.46%) Apache Pig
23 186 (12.13%) Apache Cassandra
24 184 (12.00%) Data Modelling
25 183 (11.94%) Security Cleared
26 178 (11.61%) SAS
26 178 (11.61%) Banking
27 175 (11.42%) DevOps
28 173 (11.29%) Open Source
29 170 (11.09%) 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
1 456 (29.75%) Apache Spark
2 191 (12.46%) Apache Pig
3 178 (11.61%) SAS
4 138 (9.00%) Apache
5 97 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
6 69 (4.50%) Confluence
7 60 (3.91%) Tomcat
8 36 (2.35%) JBoss
9 32 (2.09%) WebSphere
10 30 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
11 25 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
11 25 (1.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 22 (1.44%) OpenStack
13 20 (1.30%) Apache Solr
14 19 (1.24%) IIS
15 13 (0.85%) SharePoint
16 10 (0.65%) ArcGIS
17 9 (0.59%) Mule
18 8 (0.52%) WebLogic
19 7 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (2.41%) SPSS
2 31 (2.02%) MS Excel
3 13 (0.85%) Stata
4 10 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.52%) MS Office
6 5 (0.33%) Weka
7 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.20%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.13%) Revive Adserver
5 1 (0.065%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.065%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.065%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.065%) RMDS
5 1 (0.065%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 159 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
4 35 (2.28%) IaaS
5 33 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (1.89%) PaaS
7 24 (1.57%) SaaS
8 23 (1.50%) GitHub
9 21 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
9 21 (1.37%) Amazon S3
10 19 (1.24%) Heroku
11 14 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 9 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
15 4 (0.26%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.26%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.20%) HTTP
2 32 (2.09%) Internet
3 26 (1.70%) SAN
4 21 (1.37%) NAS
5 20 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
5 20 (1.30%) LAN
5 20 (1.30%) WAN
6 19 (1.24%) iSCSI
7 18 (1.17%) FCoE
8 17 (1.11%) Multicast
9 16 (1.04%) Kerberos
10 14 (0.91%) TCP/IP
11 11 (0.72%) LDAP
12 8 (0.52%) Firewall
12 8 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (0.46%) AMQP
14 5 (0.33%) DNS
15 4 (0.26%) Network Security
16 3 (0.20%) FTP
16 3 (0.20%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 894 (58.32%) Big Data
2 445 (29.03%) Apache Hive
3 266 (17.35%) HBase
4 236 (15.39%) Data Warehouse
5 228 (14.87%) NoSQL
6 225 (14.68%) MongoDB
7 186 (12.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 170 (11.09%) SQL Server
9 129 (8.41%) Pentaho
10 116 (7.57%) Relational Database
11 112 (7.31%) MySQL
12 102 (6.65%) PostgreSQL
13 78 (5.09%) BusinessObjects
14 60 (3.91%) RDBMS
15 58 (3.78%) Impala
16 54 (3.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 49 (3.20%) Data Mining
18 46 (3.00%) QlikView
19 42 (2.74%) Sqoop
20 41 (2.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 139 (9.07%) Jenkins
2 117 (7.63%) JIRA
3 90 (5.87%) Git (software)
4 44 (2.87%) ERwin
4 44 (2.87%) Maven
5 41 (2.67%) JUnit
6 35 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 32 (2.09%) Cucumber
7 32 (2.09%) Subversion
8 27 (1.76%) Mockito
9 24 (1.57%) Hudson
10 18 (1.17%) Ant
11 17 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
12 15 (0.98%) Gradle
13 14 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (0.91%) TeamCity
13 14 (0.91%) TestNG
14 13 (0.85%) Bitbucket
14 13 (0.85%) Eclipse
15 10 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 269 (17.55%) Finance
2 178 (11.61%) Banking
3 46 (3.00%) Investment Banking
4 43 (2.80%) Retail
5 34 (2.22%) Marketing
6 25 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.30%) Front Office
8 16 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 12 (0.78%) Publishing
10 11 (0.72%) Back Office
10 11 (0.72%) Games
11 9 (0.59%) Legal
12 8 (0.52%) Advertising
12 8 (0.52%) Electronics
13 7 (0.46%) Law
13 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.33%) International Banking
15 3 (0.20%) Military
15 3 (0.20%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 598 (39.01%) Developer
2 294 (19.18%) Architect
3 234 (15.26%) Hadoop Developer
4 215 (14.02%) Java Developer
5 182 (11.87%) Big Data Developer
6 131 (8.55%) Data Architect
7 129 (8.41%) Data Engineer
8 116 (7.57%) Hadoop Engineer
9 93 (6.07%) Hadoop Architect
10 90 (5.87%) Big Data Engineer
11 86 (5.61%) Analyst
12 84 (5.48%) Scala Developer
13 81 (5.28%) Senior Developer
14 80 (5.22%) Big Data Architect
15 77 (5.02%) Consultant
16 68 (4.44%) Data Scientist
17 67 (4.37%) Java Hadoop Developer
18 64 (4.17%) Administrator
19 63 (4.11%) Apache Spark Developer
20 49 (3.20%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (9.07%) Kafka
2 111 (7.24%) Spring
3 110 (7.18%) Web Services
4 108 (7.05%) REST
5 102 (6.65%) HTML
6 85 (5.54%) XML
7 73 (4.76%) .NET
8 71 (4.63%) AngularJS
9 69 (4.50%) CSS
10 66 (4.31%) RESTful
11 64 (4.17%) JSON
12 60 (3.91%) jQuery
13 58 (3.78%) Hibernate
14 51 (3.33%) Middleware
15 42 (2.74%) Node.js
16 40 (2.61%) HTML5
17 37 (2.41%) Apache Camel
18 34 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
19 33 (2.15%) SOAP
20 30 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 159 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (7.18%) Visualisation
3 82 (5.35%) Data Integration
4 73 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 60 (3.91%) Data Structures
6 59 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 44 (2.87%) Mathematics
8 38 (2.48%) Statistics
9 33 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 32 (2.09%) User Experience
11 31 (2.02%) Data Centre
12 25 (1.63%) Public Cloud
13 17 (1.11%) Biometrics
14 16 (1.04%) Blog
14 16 (1.04%) VCE vBlock
15 15 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
16 14 (0.91%) Fintech
17 12 (0.78%) Derivative
17 12 (0.78%) Physics
18 11 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 304 (19.83%) Linux
2 233 (15.20%) Unix
3 126 (8.22%) Windows
4 50 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (1.83%) Windows Server
6 26 (1.70%) CentOS
7 25 (1.63%) Solaris
8 16 (1.04%) Ubuntu
9 15 (0.98%) AIX
10 11 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.33%) Android
13 5 (0.33%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.33%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.33%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.26%) Debian
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.065%) Fedora
16 1 (0.065%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (21.14%) Analytics
3 320 (20.87%) Business Intelligence
4 222 (14.48%) Scrum
5 205 (13.37%) TDD
6 184 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 175 (11.42%) DevOps
8 173 (11.29%) Open Source
9 169 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
10 160 (10.44%) ETL
11 154 (10.05%) MapReduce
12 126 (8.22%) Data Analytics
13 121 (7.89%) E-Commerce
14 120 (7.83%) Software Engineering
15 105 (6.85%) Data Architecture
16 90 (5.87%) Machine Learning
17 81 (5.28%) High Availability
18 80 (5.22%) Data Analysis
19 76 (4.96%) Kanban
20 72 (4.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 650 (42.40%) Java
2 463 (30.20%) SQL
3 344 (22.44%) Python
4 326 (21.27%) Scala
5 198 (12.92%) JavaScript
6 140 (9.13%) R
7 128 (8.35%) Shell Script
8 92 (6.00%) Ruby
9 90 (5.87%) C#
10 75 (4.89%) PL/SQL
11 74 (4.83%) Perl
12 71 (4.63%) C++
13 56 (3.65%) Bash Shell
14 53 (3.46%) C
15 29 (1.89%) T-SQL
16 26 (1.70%) PHP
17 25 (1.63%) MATLAB
17 25 (1.63%) PowerShell
18 24 (1.57%) Groovy
19 13 (0.85%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 183 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 91 (5.94%) SC Cleared
3 80 (5.22%) Degree
4 75 (4.89%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.24%) PhD
6 18 (1.17%) SAS Certification
7 12 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (0.65%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.39%) ISEB
11 4 (0.26%) CISSP
12 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.13%) APMP
13 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.13%) MCSE
13 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.13%) PMP
13 2 (0.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.11%) QA
2 41 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.13%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.13%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.065%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.065%) MiFID
7 1 (0.065%) SLA
System Software
1 134 (8.74%) HDFS
2 89 (5.81%) Apache Flume
3 83 (5.41%) Docker
4 56 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (1.83%) Hyper-V
6 25 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
7 23 (1.50%) NFS
8 22 (1.44%) Xen
9 21 (1.37%) KVM
10 20 (1.30%) Active Directory
10 20 (1.30%) SRDF
11 16 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 11 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
13 9 (0.59%) vCloud
14 6 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
15 5 (0.33%) GridGain
15 5 (0.33%) vSphere
16 4 (0.26%) Squid
17 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
18 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 105 (6.85%) Puppet
2 78 (5.09%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (4.63%) Ansible
4 45 (2.94%) Oozie
5 44 (2.87%) Hadoop YARN
6 30 (1.96%) Ambari
7 19 (1.24%) Nagios
8 15 (0.98%) Kubernetes
8 15 (0.98%) Mesos
9 13 (0.85%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.78%) Control-M
11 11 (0.72%) StatsD
12 10 (0.65%) Ganglia
12 10 (0.65%) logstash
13 9 (0.59%) Kibana
14 8 (0.52%) DBAmp
15 5 (0.33%) Data Guard
15 5 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
16 4 (0.26%) Graphite
16 4 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 329 (21.46%) Oracle
2 162 (10.57%) Cloudera
3 129 (8.41%) Informatica
4 122 (7.96%) Tableau
5 106 (6.91%) VMware
6 94 (6.13%) Hortonworks
7 85 (5.54%) IBM
8 78 (5.09%) Teradata
9 57 (3.72%) Red Hat
10 53 (3.46%) Microsoft
11 35 (2.28%) CA
11 35 (2.28%) EMC
12 33 (2.15%) Splunk
12 33 (2.15%) Sybase
13 32 (2.09%) HP
14 29 (1.89%) Atlassian
15 26 (1.70%) Cisco
15 26 (1.70%) SAP
16 23 (1.50%) DataSynapse
16 23 (1.50%) TIBCO
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