The table below looks at the statistics for Mahout skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mahout over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Mahout
Rank 639 670 615
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -55
Contract jobs citing Mahout 13 3 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.005% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.023% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 24
Median daily rate £500 £600 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -22.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
12091 13328 12482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.69% 23.03% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8003 8832 7926
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 193 203
Median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

Mahout
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mahout as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Mahout Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mahout
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mahout Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mahout
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mahout within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Mahout Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mahout
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mahout within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +9 13 £500 -16.66% 2
London +21 8 £500 -16.66% 1
South East - 4 £290 -
Surrey - 3 £278 -
Staines - 3 £278 -
Leeds - 1 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Middlesex - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 -

Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mahout 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 Mahout.

1 15 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 14 (77.78%) Big Data
3 13 (72.22%) Apache Hive
4 11 (61.11%) Java
5 10 (55.56%) R
6 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (50.00%) Python
6 9 (50.00%) Apache Spark
7 8 (44.44%) MapReduce
7 8 (44.44%) HDFS
8 7 (38.89%) Apache Pig
8 7 (38.89%) Sqoop
8 7 (38.89%) Open Source
8 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
9 6 (33.33%) Analytics
9 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 5 (27.78%) MATLAB
10 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (27.78%) Kafka
10 5 (27.78%) HBase
10 5 (27.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (27.78%) Machine Learning
10 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (27.78%) Scala
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (22.22%) Ambari
11 4 (22.22%) Data Transformation
11 4 (22.22%) Oozie
11 4 (22.22%) Data Mining

Mahout
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 9 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 7 (38.89%) Apache Pig
3 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (11.11%) SAS
5 1 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 14 (77.78%) Big Data
3 13 (72.22%) Apache Hive
4 7 (38.89%) Sqoop
5 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 5 (27.78%) HBase
7 4 (22.22%) Data Lake
7 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
8 3 (16.67%) Impala
8 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
9 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (11.11%) BigQuery
9 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (11.11%) HCatalog
9 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
9 2 (11.11%) SAP HANA
10 1 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Data Scientist
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Data Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SAP HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Kafka
2 3 (16.67%) Cascading
2 3 (16.67%) MLlib
2 3 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Tez
3 2 (11.11%) JDBC
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) ODBC
3 2 (11.11%) WebHDFS
4 1 (5.56%) D3.js
4 1 (5.56%) GraphX
4 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (5.56%) TensorFlow
4 1 (5.56%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Neural Network
2 4 (22.22%) Statistics
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Social Network
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.11%) Ontologies
4 2 (11.11%) Physics
5 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
5 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MapReduce
2 7 (38.89%) Open Source
3 6 (33.33%) Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) Machine Learning
5 4 (22.22%) Data Transformation
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Service Design
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Customer Insight
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) R
3 9 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) MATLAB
4 5 (27.78%) Scala
5 3 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) HDFS
2 5 (27.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Ambari
1 4 (22.22%) Oozie
2 3 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Hortonworks
2 2 (11.11%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) MapR
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) Talend
3 1 (5.56%) Teradata