The first table below looks at the demand for HBase skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HBase over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HBase
Rank 535 521 550
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Contract jobs citing HBase 58 47 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.092% 0.059%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% 0.43% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 30
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £339 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £650 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11544 11021 11927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.12% 21.60% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7146 6736 7018
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 225 307
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

HBase
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HBase within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

HBase Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HBase
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HBase within the UK.

HBase Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HBase
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HBase within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

HBase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

HBase
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HBase within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 54 £550 +4.76% 9
London +2 46 £550 +4.76% 6
Surrey - 8 £520 -
South East - 8 £520 - 1
City of London +2 6 £625 +13.63%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
North West - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Dorset - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -

HBase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HBase also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HBase.

1 95 (93.14%) Hadoop
2 81 (79.41%) Big Data
3 75 (73.53%) Java
4 62 (60.78%) Apache Hive
5 59 (57.84%) NoSQL
6 53 (51.96%) Apache Pig
7 45 (44.12%) MapReduce
8 37 (36.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 35 (34.31%) MongoDB
10 32 (31.37%) SQL
11 31 (30.39%) Analytics
12 30 (29.41%) Linux
13 27 (26.47%) Python
14 23 (22.55%) Open Source
15 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (20.59%) HDFS
16 20 (19.61%) TDD
16 20 (19.61%) Scala
17 19 (18.63%) Oracle
18 18 (17.65%) R
18 18 (17.65%) Kafka
19 17 (16.67%) Scrum
20 15 (14.71%) Machine Learning
20 15 (14.71%) Degree
21 14 (13.73%) Sybase
21 14 (13.73%) OO
21 14 (13.73%) Oozie
22 13 (12.75%) Mahout
22 13 (12.75%) Couchbase
22 13 (12.75%) Sqoop

HBase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HBase also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HBase. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (51.96%) Apache Pig
2 12 (11.76%) Apache
3 9 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (8.82%) SAS
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.92%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.96%) Node.js
6 1 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.94%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.96%) SaaS
4 2 (1.96%) GitHub
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) LAN
1 4 (3.92%) WAN
1 4 (3.92%) HTTP
1 4 (3.92%) SAN
1 4 (3.92%) NAS
1 4 (3.92%) FCoE
1 4 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (3.92%) Multicast
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (93.14%) Hadoop
2 81 (79.41%) Big Data
3 62 (60.78%) Apache Hive
4 59 (57.84%) NoSQL
5 37 (36.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (34.31%) MongoDB
7 13 (12.75%) Mahout
7 13 (12.75%) Couchbase
7 13 (12.75%) Sqoop
8 12 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (11.76%) Relational Database
8 12 (11.76%) Impala
9 10 (9.80%) RDBMS
10 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
10 9 (8.82%) DB2
11 7 (6.86%) Redis
11 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database
12 6 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (5.88%) Riak
12 6 (5.88%) RapidMiner
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) JUnit
1 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.92%) Maven
2 4 (3.92%) JIRA
2 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.94%) Mockito
3 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.98%) Subversion
5 1 (0.98%) WATIR
5 1 (0.98%) RSpec
General
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Games
3 5 (4.90%) Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.94%) Publishing
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Back Office
5 2 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (44.12%) Developer
2 21 (20.59%) Architect
3 18 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.73%) Hadoop Developer
4 14 (13.73%) Big Data Developer
5 12 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Technical Architect
6 8 (7.84%) Data Scientist
7 6 (5.88%) Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Data Architect
8 5 (4.90%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Technical Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Scala Developer
10 3 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Data Consultant
10 3 (2.94%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (44.12%) MapReduce
2 18 (17.65%) Kafka
3 7 (6.86%) HTML
3 7 (6.86%) XML
4 6 (5.88%) Spring
4 6 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (3.92%) Guava
5 4 (3.92%) Web Services
5 4 (3.92%) XSLT
5 4 (3.92%) JSON
5 4 (3.92%) Rendezvous
5 4 (3.92%) Middleware
6 3 (2.94%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.94%) Akka
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Camel
7 2 (1.96%) RHadoop
7 2 (1.96%) Java SE
7 2 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.96%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) Open Source
2 12 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 9 (8.82%) Statistics
4 7 (6.86%) Physics
5 5 (4.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (4.90%) Data Integration
6 4 (3.92%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.96%) Derivative
7 2 (1.96%) Replication
7 2 (1.96%) Clustering
7 2 (1.96%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.96%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.96%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.96%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.98%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.41%) Linux
2 8 (7.84%) UNIX
3 6 (5.88%) Windows
4 4 (3.92%) Solaris
4 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) CentOS
5 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.98%) Fedora
6 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.39%) Analytics
2 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.61%) TDD
4 17 (16.67%) Scrum
5 15 (14.71%) Machine Learning
6 14 (13.73%) OO
7 10 (9.80%) ETL
7 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.82%) Data Modelling
8 9 (8.82%) BDD
9 8 (7.84%) DevOps
9 8 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.84%) OOP
10 7 (6.86%) Pair Programming
10 7 (6.86%) Project Planning
11 6 (5.88%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.88%) Kanban
11 6 (5.88%) Project Management
11 6 (5.88%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 75 (73.53%) Java
2 32 (31.37%) SQL
3 27 (26.47%) Python
4 20 (19.61%) Scala
5 18 (17.65%) R
6 11 (10.78%) C++
7 10 (9.80%) Perl
8 9 (8.82%) Bash Shell
9 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.92%) C#
10 4 (3.92%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.92%) Ruby
11 3 (2.94%) AWK
11 3 (2.94%) sed
12 2 (1.96%) Clojure
12 2 (1.96%) Lisp
12 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.96%) Korn
12 2 (1.96%) Haskell
12 2 (1.96%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) PhD
3 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (20.59%) HDFS
2 11 (10.78%) Apache Flume
3 8 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (6.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (3.92%) SRDF
5 4 (3.92%) NFS
6 1 (0.98%) Xen
6 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.98%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) Oozie
2 9 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (8.82%) Puppet
3 4 (3.92%) Ambari
4 1 (0.98%) Ansible
4 1 (0.98%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Oracle
2 14 (13.73%) Sybase
3 12 (11.76%) Teradata
3 12 (11.76%) Netezza
4 9 (8.82%) Cloudera
5 7 (6.86%) Vertica
6 6 (5.88%) Tableau
7 5 (4.90%) 29West
7 5 (4.90%) MapR
7 5 (4.90%) Hortonworks
7 5 (4.90%) IBM
8 4 (3.92%) NetApp
8 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.92%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.92%) EMC
8 4 (3.92%) Intel
8 4 (3.92%) Cisco
8 4 (3.92%) DataSynapse
9 3 (2.94%) Google
10 2 (1.96%) Microsoft