The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Vendors currently tracked.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hortonworks
Rank 584 568 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Hortonworks 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.004% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.024% 0.008% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24962 24020 26977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 47.12% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13870 13017 13658
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1086 1196 1388
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.87 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%

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 July 2014.

Hortonworks Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Hortonworks
Top 4 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 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
London +10 6 £600 +4.34% 2
England -12 6 £600 +4.34% 2
Isleworth - - - -
City of London - - - -

Hortonworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (87.50%) Big Data
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (62.50%) MapReduce
4 5 (62.50%) Ambari
5 4 (50.00%) HBase
5 4 (50.00%) Apache Pig
5 4 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
6 3 (37.50%) Teradata
6 3 (37.50%) Netezza
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Sqoop
6 3 (37.50%) MapR
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
6 3 (37.50%) MarkLogic
6 3 (37.50%) Couchbase
6 3 (37.50%) Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (37.50%) Riak
6 3 (37.50%) Mahout
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (37.50%) Oozie
6 3 (37.50%) HDFS
6 3 (37.50%) HCatalog

Hortonworks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (87.50%) Big Data
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (50.00%) HBase
5 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (37.50%) Sqoop
6 3 (37.50%) MarkLogic
6 3 (37.50%) Couchbase
6 3 (37.50%) Riak
6 3 (37.50%) Mahout
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (37.50%) HCatalog
7 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) MapReduce
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) R
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
1 3 (37.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (37.50%) HDFS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ambari
2 3 (37.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Teradata
1 3 (37.50%) Netezza
1 3 (37.50%) MapR
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera