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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Hadoop
UK
Rank 111 198 227
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +29
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 974 654 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.14% 1.26% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.60% 5.63% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 444 350
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - £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
10151 11624 11695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.35% 22.35% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6884 7823 7554
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 204 167
Median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £60.62 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +83 944 £525 - 221
London +63 643 £550 - 139
South East +64 148 £500 - 20
City of London +41 102 £580 +3.11% 35
Berkshire +49 51 £525 +31.25% 9
South West +32 39 £500 +14.28% 10
North West +47 37 £500 +11.11% 20
Reading +40 35 £550 +46.66% 3
Yorkshire +20 31 £450 -16.27% 12
Buckinghamshire +10 31 £350 -6.66% 2
East of England +13 30 £438 -1.68% 12
South Wales +31 27 £513 +51.85% 2
West Yorkshire +30 27 £450 -16.27% 4
Wales +28 27 £513 +51.85% 2
Manchester +31 22 £500 -9.09% 16
Hampshire +21 22 £500 +1.01% 1
Leeds +12 22 £450 -14.28% 4
Essex - 22 £333 - 6
Newport - 19 £513 - 1
Surrey +11 15 £475 +20.25% 7
Oxfordshire +9 15 £475 -8.65%
Bristol +12 13 £581 +150.00% 4
Milton Keynes +3 13 £350 +7.69% 1
Cardiff +20 12 £513 +51.85% 1
Gloucestershire +5 12 £500 - 1
Croydon - 12 £500 -
Cheshire +34 9 £410 +2.50% 2
Somerset +10 9 £408 -6.85% 5
Oxford +3 9 £475 -8.65%
West Midlands -33 8 £613 +30.31% 2

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 1472 (68.85%) Big Data
2 991 (46.35%) Apache Spark
3 966 (45.18%) Java
4 805 (37.65%) Python
5 799 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
6 673 (31.48%) Apache Hive
7 621 (29.05%) Scala
8 549 (25.68%) SQL
9 503 (23.53%) Linux
10 469 (21.94%) Finance
11 448 (20.95%) Analytics
12 412 (19.27%) DevOps
13 406 (18.99%) Kafka
14 405 (18.94%) HBase
15 384 (17.96%) NoSQL
16 376 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
17 366 (17.12%) Banking
18 343 (16.04%) Oracle
19 334 (15.62%) Scrum
20 318 (14.87%) R
21 308 (14.41%) HDFS
22 293 (13.70%) ETL
23 289 (13.52%) MapReduce
24 283 (13.24%) TDD
25 282 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
26 273 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
27 272 (12.72%) Business Intelligence
28 262 (12.25%) Security Cleared
29 259 (12.11%) Apache Pig
30 254 (11.88%) Cloudera

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
1 991 (46.35%) Apache Spark
2 259 (12.11%) Apache Pig
3 253 (11.83%) Apache
4 214 (10.01%) Elasticsearch
5 124 (5.80%) SAS
6 99 (4.63%) Confluence
7 65 (3.04%) Apache Solr
8 27 (1.26%) Oracle Coherence
9 25 (1.17%) Tomcat
10 24 (1.12%) SharePoint
11 23 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 23 (1.08%) WebSphere
12 22 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
13 21 (0.98%) Jupyter
14 19 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
15 18 (0.84%) OpenStack
16 17 (0.80%) nginx
17 14 (0.65%) DataSynapse
18 11 (0.51%) IIS
19 10 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 48 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.96%) HipChat
3 24 (1.12%) SPSS
4 18 (0.84%) MS Office
5 4 (0.19%) GNU Octave
5 4 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.19%) Stata
6 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) Weka
7 1 (0.047%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.047%) MS Project
7 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (0.65%) Unica
4 11 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.23%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.094%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.094%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.047%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.047%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.047%) SAP MDG
9 1 (0.047%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 376 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
4 59 (2.76%) Amazon EMR
5 50 (2.34%) Amazon S3
6 44 (2.06%) GitHub
7 43 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
7 43 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
7 43 (2.01%) PaaS
8 38 (1.78%) Amazon Kinesis
9 31 (1.45%) SaaS
10 27 (1.26%) IaaS
11 13 (0.61%) Office 365
11 13 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
12 12 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
14 8 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
15 5 (0.23%) Loggly
15 5 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.79%) DNS
2 71 (3.32%) Kerberos
3 60 (2.81%) SSH
4 53 (2.48%) HTTP
5 43 (2.01%) OpenLDAP
6 42 (1.96%) Firewall
6 42 (1.96%) OpenVPN
7 33 (1.54%) TCP/IP
7 33 (1.54%) VPN
8 30 (1.40%) LDAP
9 26 (1.22%) Internet
10 25 (1.17%) LAN
10 25 (1.17%) WAN
11 21 (0.98%) SNMP
12 17 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
13 15 (0.70%) ICMP
14 13 (0.61%) IPsec
15 10 (0.47%) FCoE
15 10 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (0.47%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1472 (68.85%) Big Data
2 673 (31.48%) Apache Hive
3 405 (18.94%) HBase
4 384 (17.96%) NoSQL
5 273 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
6 245 (11.46%) MongoDB
7 241 (11.27%) PostgreSQL
8 230 (10.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 220 (10.29%) Relational Database
10 213 (9.96%) SQL Server
11 153 (7.16%) Sqoop
12 130 (6.08%) Impala
13 121 (5.66%) Data Lake
14 102 (4.77%) RDBMS
15 91 (4.26%) MySQL
16 85 (3.98%) QlikView
17 72 (3.37%) Oracle Database
18 69 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
19 60 (2.81%) Neo4j
20 57 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 248 (11.60%) Git (software)
2 226 (10.57%) JIRA
3 221 (10.34%) Jenkins
4 121 (5.66%) Maven
5 71 (3.32%) JUnit
6 69 (3.23%) Ant
6 69 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 57 (2.67%) Talend Open Studio
8 47 (2.20%) Bitbucket
9 45 (2.10%) SonarQube
10 42 (1.96%) Cucumber
10 42 (1.96%) JIRA Agile
11 41 (1.92%) Liquibase
12 29 (1.36%) Selenium
13 28 (1.31%) Gradle
14 26 (1.22%) Hudson
15 24 (1.12%) Eclipse
15 24 (1.12%) IntelliJ
15 24 (1.12%) WebDriver
16 23 (1.08%) ERwin
General
1 469 (21.94%) Finance
2 366 (17.12%) Banking
3 137 (6.41%) Investment Banking
4 92 (4.30%) Marketing
4 92 (4.30%) Retail
5 77 (3.60%) Front Office
6 49 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.22%) Retail Banking
8 23 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
8 23 (1.08%) Games
8 23 (1.08%) Legal
8 23 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.89%) Electronics
10 11 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 11 (0.51%) Publishing
11 9 (0.42%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.33%) Automotive
13 4 (0.19%) Advertising
13 4 (0.19%) Law
14 3 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 687 (32.13%) Developer
2 342 (16.00%) Architect
3 323 (15.11%) Data Engineer
4 261 (12.21%) Java Developer
5 250 (11.69%) Big Data Engineer
6 238 (11.13%) Big Data Developer
7 224 (10.48%) Data Architect
8 184 (8.61%) Hadoop Developer
9 162 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
10 145 (6.78%) Scala Developer
11 143 (6.69%) Hadoop Engineer
12 132 (6.17%) Big Data Architect
13 128 (5.99%) Analyst
14 121 (5.66%) Administrator
15 120 (5.61%) Data Scientist
16 113 (5.29%) Consultant
17 97 (4.54%) Senior Developer
18 85 (3.98%) Apache Spark Developer
19 74 (3.46%) Hadoop Architect
20 64 (2.99%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (18.99%) Kafka
2 123 (5.75%) Spring
3 118 (5.52%) HTML
4 114 (5.33%) Web Services
5 109 (5.10%) REST
6 100 (4.68%) Elastic Stack
7 93 (4.35%) XML
8 92 (4.30%) AngularJS
9 90 (4.21%) .NET
10 89 (4.16%) Akka
11 78 (3.65%) CSS
11 78 (3.65%) JSON
11 78 (3.65%) Spark Streaming
12 66 (3.09%) HTML5
13 60 (2.81%) JMS
14 54 (2.53%) Node.js
15 48 (2.25%) Apache Avro
16 44 (2.06%) Apache Camel
16 44 (2.06%) Spring Boot
17 42 (1.96%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 212 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (6.22%) Algorithms
3 99 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 56 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 41 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 40 (1.87%) Data Centre
7 38 (1.78%) Data Structures
8 34 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 34 (1.59%) User Experience
9 29 (1.36%) Derivative
10 27 (1.26%) Mainframe
11 25 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
11 25 (1.17%) Reference Data
12 23 (1.08%) Market Risk
13 22 (1.03%) Equities
13 22 (1.03%) PKI
14 21 (0.98%) Grid Computing
15 17 (0.80%) Fintech
16 16 (0.75%) Public Cloud
17 15 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 503 (23.53%) Linux
2 236 (11.04%) Unix
3 107 (5.00%) Windows
4 87 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 83 (3.88%) CentOS
6 32 (1.50%) Ubuntu
7 21 (0.98%) Debian
8 15 (0.70%) Solaris
9 13 (0.61%) RancherOS
9 13 (0.61%) VyOS
10 11 (0.51%) Android
10 11 (0.51%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.47%) Windows Vista
12 9 (0.42%) CoreOS
13 7 (0.33%) Windows Server
14 6 (0.28%) MVS
15 5 (0.23%) AIX
16 3 (0.14%) Fedora
17 2 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
18 1 (0.047%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 799 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (20.95%) Analytics
3 412 (19.27%) DevOps
4 334 (15.62%) Scrum
5 293 (13.70%) ETL
6 289 (13.52%) MapReduce
7 283 (13.24%) TDD
8 282 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
9 272 (12.72%) Business Intelligence
10 238 (11.13%) Data Modelling
11 228 (10.66%) Open Source
12 219 (10.24%) Machine Learning
13 147 (6.88%) Microservices
14 145 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
14 145 (6.78%) Mathematics
15 135 (6.31%) Data Analytics
16 134 (6.27%) BDD
17 132 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
18 129 (6.03%) Visualisation
19 119 (5.57%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 966 (45.18%) Java
2 805 (37.65%) Python
3 621 (29.05%) Scala
4 549 (25.68%) SQL
5 318 (14.87%) R
6 163 (7.62%) JavaScript
7 138 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 128 (5.99%) Perl
9 125 (5.85%) Shell Script
10 98 (4.58%) C#
11 85 (3.98%) C++
12 82 (3.84%) C
13 80 (3.74%) Ruby
14 43 (2.01%) PHP
15 40 (1.87%) T-SQL
16 36 (1.68%) MATLAB
17 20 (0.94%) PL/SQL
18 18 (0.84%) VB.NET
19 16 (0.75%) Go
20 14 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 262 (12.25%) Security Cleared
2 188 (8.79%) SC Cleared
3 166 (7.76%) Degree
4 88 (4.12%) DV Cleared
5 51 (2.39%) PhD
6 33 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 16 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
8 12 (0.56%) ISEB
9 11 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.47%) BC Cleared
11 7 (0.33%) AWS Certification
11 7 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.28%) SAS Certification
13 5 (0.23%) CISSP
13 5 (0.23%) SANS
14 3 (0.14%) MCPD
14 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.14%) RHCE
15 2 (0.094%) PMP
15 2 (0.094%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.41%) Data Quality
2 62 (2.90%) QA
3 11 (0.51%) MiFID
4 8 (0.37%) SLA
5 6 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.14%) FATCA
6 3 (0.14%) GCP
6 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.14%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.094%) IFRS
7 2 (0.094%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.047%) EMIR
8 1 (0.047%) GDPR
8 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.047%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 308 (14.41%) HDFS
2 217 (10.15%) Docker
3 133 (6.22%) Apache Flume
4 68 (3.18%) vCloud
5 54 (2.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 53 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (1.96%) Postfix
7 42 (1.96%) Squid
8 24 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
9 23 (1.08%) Active Directory
10 13 (0.61%) NFS
11 11 (0.51%) KVM
12 10 (0.47%) SRDF
12 10 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
13 9 (0.42%) Hyper-V
13 9 (0.42%) Xen
14 5 (0.23%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.094%) Ceph
15 2 (0.094%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.047%) Btrfs
Systems Management
1 238 (11.13%) Puppet
2 221 (10.34%) Ansible
3 156 (7.30%) Hadoop YARN
4 120 (5.61%) Oozie
5 114 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
6 110 (5.14%) Kubernetes
7 102 (4.77%) Terraform
8 93 (4.35%) ZABBIX
9 60 (2.81%) Kibana
10 51 (2.39%) logstash
11 48 (2.25%) Ambari
12 45 (2.10%) Rancher
13 43 (2.01%) Mesos
14 42 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
15 37 (1.73%) Consul
15 37 (1.73%) Packer
16 29 (1.36%) Rsyslog
17 28 (1.31%) Nagios
18 21 (0.98%) yum
19 19 (0.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 343 (16.04%) Oracle
2 254 (11.88%) Cloudera
3 213 (9.96%) Hortonworks
4 129 (6.03%) VMware
5 116 (5.43%) Tableau
6 105 (4.91%) Teradata
7 87 (4.07%) Red Hat
8 80 (3.74%) Microsoft
9 76 (3.55%) Atlassian
10 73 (3.41%) SAP
11 62 (2.90%) IBM
12 58 (2.71%) Informatica
13 57 (2.67%) Talend
14 56 (2.62%) Google
15 53 (2.48%) Splunk
16 48 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
16 48 (2.25%) Sybase
17 42 (1.96%) MapR
17 42 (1.96%) Sonatype
18 41 (1.92%) AppDynamics
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