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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 106 204 349
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +145
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 1199 689 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.23% 1.20% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.85% 5.25% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 476 244
Median daily rate £513 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £688 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £415
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £36.78 -
% change year-on-year
+25.08% -

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
12171 13113 12444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.68% 22.92% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8055 8693 7866
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 198 205
Median hourly rate £35.43 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 1168 £515 -6.36% 220
London +43 822 £549 -4.56% 146
South East +105 165 £460 +2.22% 19
City of London +33 127 £588 -2.08% 23
Yorkshire +29 45 £488 -7.14% 6
South West +43 44 £450 +2.85% 13
Hampshire +38 44 £438 +5.42% 2
Buckinghamshire +55 42 £425 +3.03% 2
East of England +14 37 £325 -39.53% 5
Surrey +38 35 £525 +31.25% 6
Croydon +10 32 £360 -31.42%
West Yorkshire +18 27 £470 -14.54% 4
Leeds +11 26 £470 -14.54% 3
Milton Keynes +34 23 £500 - 1
North West +21 23 £435 -8.42% 24
Berkshire +18 22 £600 +47.23% 2
Gloucestershire +17 22 £458 +4.57% 6
Essex +23 21 £250 - 2
Staines +14 21 £362 - 2
West Midlands -20 19 £538 +14.66% 3
South Yorkshire +11 17 £500 -4.76%
Sheffield +7 16 £500 -4.76%
Bristol +15 15 £450 +2.27% 2
Middlesex - 13 £360 - 2
Scotland +11 12 £515 +3.00% 5
Manchester -2 12 £425 -10.52% 17
Shropshire -20 10 £550 +12.82%
Telford -21 10 £550 +12.82%
South Wales +26 9 £506 +44.64% 1
Wales +23 9 £506 +44.64% 1

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1110 (56.98%) Big Data
2 826 (42.40%) Java
3 762 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
4 679 (34.86%) Apache Spark
5 528 (27.10%) SQL
6 492 (25.26%) Linux
7 468 (24.02%) Scala
8 467 (23.97%) Apache Hive
9 450 (23.10%) Oracle
10 399 (20.48%) Python
11 388 (19.92%) DevOps
12 373 (19.15%) Scrum
13 347 (17.81%) Analytics
14 344 (17.66%) Finance
15 341 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
16 315 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
17 310 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
18 309 (15.86%) Security Cleared
19 307 (15.76%) NoSQL
20 299 (15.35%) HBase
21 293 (15.04%) TDD
22 292 (14.99%) Jenkins
23 275 (14.12%) Data Warehouse
24 270 (13.86%) Puppet
25 267 (13.71%) Apache
26 258 (13.24%) Elasticsearch
27 247 (12.68%) MongoDB
28 246 (12.63%) PostgreSQL
29 242 (12.42%) Unix
30 241 (12.37%) Git (software)

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
1 679 (34.86%) Apache Spark
2 267 (13.71%) Apache
3 258 (13.24%) Elasticsearch
4 193 (9.91%) Apache Pig
5 141 (7.24%) Confluence
6 133 (6.83%) SAS
7 63 (3.23%) Tomcat
8 42 (2.16%) Apache Solr
9 33 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
10 31 (1.59%) JBoss
11 29 (1.49%) WebSphere
12 18 (0.92%) OpenStack
12 18 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 16 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (0.77%) IIS
15 13 (0.67%) SharePoint
16 12 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
17 9 (0.46%) nginx
17 9 (0.46%) WebLogic
18 7 (0.36%) GemFire
Applications
1 88 (4.52%) HipChat
2 38 (1.95%) MS Excel
3 29 (1.49%) SPSS
4 10 (0.51%) MS Office
4 10 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.51%) Stata
5 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.36%) Unica
5 4 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.051%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.051%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.051%) RMDS
6 1 (0.051%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.051%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.051%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 341 (17.51%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
4 53 (2.72%) GitHub
5 44 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
6 43 (2.21%) Amazon S3
7 37 (1.90%) PaaS
8 25 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
8 25 (1.28%) SaaS
9 17 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (0.77%) IaaS
11 10 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
11 10 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
13 7 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
13 7 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.31%) Office 365
15 5 (0.26%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
16 4 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.98%) DNS
2 95 (4.88%) OpenVPN
3 94 (4.83%) OpenLDAP
4 92 (4.72%) SSH
5 42 (2.16%) HTTP
6 31 (1.59%) Internet
7 26 (1.33%) Kerberos
8 25 (1.28%) LAN
8 25 (1.28%) WAN
9 23 (1.18%) TCP/IP
10 22 (1.13%) Firewall
11 20 (1.03%) SAN
12 19 (0.98%) NAS
13 18 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
14 16 (0.82%) iSCSI
15 15 (0.77%) FCoE
15 15 (0.77%) Multicast
16 11 (0.56%) LDAP
17 9 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
18 7 (0.36%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1110 (56.98%) Big Data
2 467 (23.97%) Apache Hive
3 307 (15.76%) NoSQL
4 299 (15.35%) HBase
5 275 (14.12%) Data Warehouse
6 247 (12.68%) MongoDB
7 246 (12.63%) PostgreSQL
8 226 (11.60%) SQL Server
9 186 (9.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 147 (7.55%) Relational Database
11 120 (6.16%) MySQL
12 106 (5.44%) Sqoop
13 81 (4.16%) Data Lake
14 80 (4.11%) Oracle Database
15 76 (3.90%) Impala
16 72 (3.70%) RDBMS
17 68 (3.49%) Pentaho
18 65 (3.34%) QlikView
19 57 (2.93%) BusinessObjects
20 54 (2.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 292 (14.99%) Jenkins
2 241 (12.37%) Git (software)
3 232 (11.91%) JIRA
4 148 (7.60%) Maven
5 136 (6.98%) JUnit
6 115 (5.90%) Ant
7 111 (5.70%) Sonatype Nexus
8 92 (4.72%) SonarQube
9 88 (4.52%) JIRA Agile
10 86 (4.41%) Liquibase
11 79 (4.06%) Bitbucket
12 48 (2.46%) TeamCity
13 40 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
14 39 (2.00%) Cucumber
15 34 (1.75%) Subversion
16 33 (1.69%) Gradle
17 30 (1.54%) Hudson
17 30 (1.54%) WebDriver
18 25 (1.28%) Mockito
18 25 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 344 (17.66%) Finance
2 226 (11.60%) Banking
3 77 (3.95%) Investment Banking
4 69 (3.54%) Retail
5 59 (3.03%) Marketing
6 56 (2.87%) Front Office
7 29 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 29 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.23%) Legal
9 18 (0.92%) Electronics
9 18 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.51%) Games
11 9 (0.46%) Advertising
11 9 (0.46%) Automotive
12 6 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (0.31%) Publishing
13 5 (0.26%) Military
14 4 (0.21%) Law
15 3 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.15%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 674 (34.60%) Developer
2 319 (16.38%) Java Developer
3 302 (15.50%) Architect
4 183 (9.39%) Big Data Developer
5 179 (9.19%) Hadoop Developer
6 177 (9.09%) Data Architect
7 167 (8.57%) Data Engineer
8 135 (6.93%) Scala Developer
9 133 (6.83%) Big Data Engineer
10 131 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
11 121 (6.21%) Consultant
12 109 (5.60%) Hadoop Engineer
13 108 (5.54%) Big Data Architect
14 102 (5.24%) Analyst
14 102 (5.24%) Senior Developer
15 96 (4.93%) Hadoop Architect
16 81 (4.16%) Data Scientist
17 79 (4.06%) Apache Spark Developer
18 77 (3.95%) Administrator
19 76 (3.90%) Java Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (10.83%) Kafka
2 162 (8.32%) Spring
3 135 (6.93%) REST
4 124 (6.37%) ELK Stack
5 112 (5.75%) Web Services
6 107 (5.49%) AngularJS
7 102 (5.24%) HTML
8 92 (4.72%) .NET
8 92 (4.72%) Software Packaging
9 89 (4.57%) MCollective
10 86 (4.41%) ActiveMQ
11 80 (4.11%) JSON
12 73 (3.75%) Akka
13 72 (3.70%) XML
14 62 (3.18%) SOAP
15 58 (2.98%) Spark Streaming
16 57 (2.93%) Hibernate
17 56 (2.87%) Middleware
18 54 (2.77%) RESTful
19 52 (2.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 142 (7.29%) Visualisation
2 137 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (4.52%) Computer Science
4 78 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 73 (3.75%) Data Integration
6 68 (3.49%) Statistics
7 62 (3.18%) Algorithms
8 60 (3.08%) Management Information System
9 54 (2.77%) User Experience
10 52 (2.67%) Data Structures
11 50 (2.57%) Data Centre
12 46 (2.36%) Public Cloud
13 30 (1.54%) Mainframe
14 28 (1.44%) Blog
15 22 (1.13%) Equities
16 21 (1.08%) Derivative
17 18 (0.92%) Credit Risk
18 17 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
18 17 (0.87%) Biometrics
18 17 (0.87%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 492 (25.26%) Linux
2 242 (12.42%) Unix
3 125 (6.42%) Windows
4 107 (5.49%) CentOS
5 79 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (1.28%) Solaris
7 19 (0.98%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.98%) Windows Vista
8 18 (0.92%) AIX
9 12 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (0.51%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.36%) Android
11 7 (0.36%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.15%) Debian
13 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.10%) SUSE
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.051%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 762 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
2 388 (19.92%) DevOps
3 373 (19.15%) Scrum
4 347 (17.81%) Analytics
5 315 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
6 310 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
7 293 (15.04%) TDD
8 235 (12.06%) ETL
9 211 (10.83%) Open Source
10 192 (9.86%) MapReduce
11 190 (9.75%) Data Modelling
12 148 (7.60%) Continuous Delivery
13 146 (7.49%) Data Analytics
14 141 (7.24%) E-Commerce
15 139 (7.14%) Configuration Management
16 138 (7.08%) Software Engineering
17 135 (6.93%) BDD
18 132 (6.78%) High Availability
19 123 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
20 121 (6.21%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 826 (42.40%) Java
2 528 (27.10%) SQL
3 468 (24.02%) Scala
4 399 (20.48%) Python
5 182 (9.34%) Shell Script
6 177 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 158 (8.11%) Ruby
8 154 (7.91%) R
9 113 (5.80%) C#
10 97 (4.98%) Perl
11 80 (4.11%) C++
12 73 (3.75%) C
12 73 (3.75%) PL/SQL
13 62 (3.18%) Bash Shell
14 47 (2.41%) T-SQL
15 30 (1.54%) MATLAB
16 19 (0.98%) Haskell
16 19 (0.98%) PHP
17 18 (0.92%) Groovy
18 15 (0.77%) Go
Qualifications
1 309 (15.86%) Security Cleared
2 210 (10.78%) SC Cleared
3 121 (6.21%) Degree
4 99 (5.08%) DV Cleared
5 50 (2.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 43 (2.21%) CTC Cleared
7 33 (1.69%) PhD
8 11 (0.56%) CISSP
9 9 (0.46%) AWS Certification
9 9 (0.46%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.41%) BC Cleared
10 8 (0.41%) SAS Certification
11 7 (0.36%) ISEB
11 7 (0.36%) SANS
12 5 (0.26%) ACCA
12 5 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.21%) RHCE
14 2 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.10%) PMP
14 2 (0.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.49%) QA
2 33 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.46%) GCP
4 9 (0.46%) SLA
5 8 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.15%) MiFID
7 3 (0.15%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.051%) FATCA
8 1 (0.051%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.051%) ISO20022
System Software
1 217 (11.14%) HDFS
2 210 (10.78%) Docker
3 125 (6.42%) Apache Flume
4 114 (5.85%) vCloud
5 92 (4.72%) Squid
6 88 (4.52%) Postfix
7 77 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 33 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
9 31 (1.59%) Active Directory
10 26 (1.33%) Hyper-V
11 23 (1.18%) KVM
12 20 (1.03%) NFS
13 18 (0.92%) SRDF
13 18 (0.92%) Xen
14 5 (0.26%) vSphere
15 3 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
16 2 (0.10%) Btrfs
16 2 (0.10%) Ceph
16 2 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 270 (13.86%) Puppet
2 187 (9.60%) Ansible
3 135 (6.93%) ZABBIX
4 112 (5.75%) Kibana
5 111 (5.70%) logstash
6 104 (5.34%) Kubernetes
7 97 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
8 95 (4.88%) Terraform
9 92 (4.72%) Rancher
10 77 (3.95%) Hadoop YARN
11 69 (3.54%) Ambari
12 62 (3.18%) Oozie
13 19 (0.98%) Nagios
14 17 (0.87%) Control-M
15 14 (0.72%) Mesos
16 11 (0.56%) Packer
17 10 (0.51%) Salt
18 9 (0.46%) Consul
18 9 (0.46%) Rsyslog
19 8 (0.41%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 450 (23.10%) Oracle
2 192 (9.86%) VMware
3 178 (9.14%) Cloudera
4 149 (7.65%) Hortonworks
5 122 (6.26%) Tableau
6 117 (6.01%) Atlassian
7 98 (5.03%) Teradata
8 91 (4.67%) IBM
9 89 (4.57%) Sonatype
10 71 (3.64%) Informatica
10 71 (3.64%) Red Hat
11 66 (3.39%) SAP
12 62 (3.18%) Microsoft
13 36 (1.85%) Splunk
14 34 (1.75%) Sybase
15 29 (1.49%) Ab Initio
15 29 (1.49%) Cisco
16 25 (1.28%) Talend
17 23 (1.18%) Cognos
18 22 (1.13%) EMC
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