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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hortonworks
Rank 584 589 607
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 22 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.083% 0.012% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 2
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£775 £563 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
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
26377 24679 27415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.88% 46.72% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14917 13801 13955
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1170 1104 1359
Average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 2014.

Hortonworks Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 3 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 16 September 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 +17 22 £775 +37.77% 4
London +34 20 £775 +37.77% 3
City of London - - - -

Hortonworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 24 (88.89%) Big Data
3 23 (85.19%) Apache Hive
3 23 (85.19%) NoSQL
4 22 (81.48%) MongoDB
4 22 (81.48%) MapReduce
5 21 (77.78%) HBase
5 21 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (77.78%) Ambari
6 19 (70.37%) Teradata
6 19 (70.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 19 (70.37%) Riak
6 19 (70.37%) Mahout
6 19 (70.37%) Apache Flume
6 19 (70.37%) Oracle Exadata
6 19 (70.37%) Visualisation
6 19 (70.37%) Netezza
6 19 (70.37%) Couchbase
6 19 (70.37%) Analytics
6 19 (70.37%) Sqoop
6 19 (70.37%) Oozie
6 19 (70.37%) HCatalog
7 18 (66.67%) MapR
7 18 (66.67%) HDFS
7 18 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (66.67%) MarkLogic
8 16 (59.26%) Banking
9 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (40.74%) C#
10 11 (40.74%) SQL

Hortonworks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 4 (14.81%) Oracle Coherence
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
1 4 (14.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 24 (88.89%) Big Data
3 23 (85.19%) Apache Hive
3 23 (85.19%) NoSQL
4 22 (81.48%) MongoDB
5 21 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (77.78%) HBase
6 19 (70.37%) Riak
6 19 (70.37%) Mahout
6 19 (70.37%) Oracle Exadata
6 19 (70.37%) Couchbase
6 19 (70.37%) Sqoop
6 19 (70.37%) HCatalog
7 18 (66.67%) MarkLogic
7 18 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
9 6 (22.22%) DB2
10 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
10 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (59.26%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Architect
2 12 (44.44%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Data Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Big Data Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Data Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) MapReduce
2 19 (70.37%) Analytics
3 13 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (18.52%) Benchmarking
6 3 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (7.41%) Information Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Information Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Release Management
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Line Management
8 1 (3.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C
2 3 (11.11%) C++
2 3 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) R
3 2 (7.41%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Scala
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 19 (70.37%) Apache Flume
2 18 (66.67%) HDFS
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (77.78%) Ambari
2 19 (70.37%) Oozie
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Teradata
1 19 (70.37%) Netezza
2 18 (66.67%) MapR
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) Sybase
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) Intel
6 3 (11.11%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.70%) Talend