The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Hortonworks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hortonworks over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Hortonworks.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hortonworks
Rank 584 598 554
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -44
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 10 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.008% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate
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£550 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25269 25137 22645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 45.52% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14362 14090 11990
Average daily rate £400 £392 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1071 1207
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Hortonworks
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hortonworks within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Hortonworks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hortonworks
Daily Rate Trend

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

Hortonworks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Hortonworks
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hortonworks within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Hortonworks Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hortonworks within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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 +7 10 £550 - 6
London - 8 £535 - 6
Somerset - 1 £550 -
City of London - 1 £440 -
North West - 1 - -
South West - 1 £550 -

Hortonworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Hortonworks 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 Hortonworks.

1 21 (95.45%) Hadoop
2 13 (59.09%) Apache Hive
2 13 (59.09%) Big Data
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle
4 11 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) MapReduce
5 10 (45.45%) Cloudera
5 10 (45.45%) Linux
6 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) HBase
7 8 (36.36%) Oozie
7 8 (36.36%) HDFS
8 7 (31.82%) Analytics
8 7 (31.82%) Apache Spark
8 7 (31.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
8 7 (31.82%) Sqoop
9 6 (27.27%) Apache Flume
9 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (27.27%) Mahout
9 6 (27.27%) Apache Pig
9 6 (27.27%) MapR
9 6 (27.27%) Ambari
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) DB2
9 6 (27.27%) Python
10 5 (22.73%) ETL
10 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (22.73%) MySQL

Hortonworks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Hortonworks 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 Hortonworks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) Apache Spark
2 6 (27.27%) Apache Pig
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
4 3 (13.64%) Apache Solr
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.55%) Confluence
6 1 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) Hadoop
2 13 (59.09%) Apache Hive
2 13 (59.09%) Big Data
3 9 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (36.36%) HBase
5 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
5 7 (31.82%) Sqoop
6 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (27.27%) Mahout
6 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 6 (27.27%) DB2
7 5 (22.73%) MySQL
7 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (22.73%) HCatalog
7 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
8 4 (18.18%) Couchbase
9 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (13.64%) Impala
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (13.64%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (9.09%) ERwin
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Architect
2 9 (40.91%) Data Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Data Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Big Data Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Information Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Management Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Lead Data Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Avro
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) Lucene
3 1 (4.55%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
2 3 (13.64%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Open Source
3 2 (9.09%) DTV
4 1 (4.55%) FMCG
4 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (4.55%) Derivative
4 1 (4.55%) CMDB
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 7 (31.82%) Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) ETL
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Information Management
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) OOP
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) Scala
5 3 (13.64%) Perl
6 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) C
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) HDFS
2 7 (31.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (27.27%) Apache Flume
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Oozie
2 6 (27.27%) Ambari
3 3 (13.64%) Nagios
3 3 (13.64%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (9.09%) Puppet
5 1 (4.55%) OpenView
5 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
5 1 (4.55%) Cacti
5 1 (4.55%) Munin
5 1 (4.55%) SELinux
5 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) Cloudera
3 6 (27.27%) MapR
4 5 (22.73%) Teradata
4 5 (22.73%) Netezza
5 3 (13.64%) Sybase
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) Informatica
6 2 (9.09%) Talend
6 2 (9.09%) Splunk
6 2 (9.09%) DataFlux
6 2 (9.09%) Ab Initio
6 2 (9.09%) Embarcadero
6 2 (9.09%) Intel
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
7 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
7 1 (4.55%) HP