The table below looks at the statistics for Mahout skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mahout over the 3 months to 24 December 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Mahout
Rank 582 568 542
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -26
Contract jobs citing Mahout 10 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.004% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.088% 0.017% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 11
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£410 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 - £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 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
11385 11624 10887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.99% 22.71% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7570 7136 6619
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 258 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.40 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £48.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

Mahout
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mahout within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 Mahout within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 +22 10 £410 - 3
England -20 10 £410 - 3
City of London +7 2 £450 - 2

Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mahout 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 Mahout.

1 36 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 35 (97.22%) Apache Hive
2 35 (97.22%) Big Data
3 33 (91.67%) MapReduce
3 33 (91.67%) Oozie
4 30 (83.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 26 (72.22%) Analytics
6 25 (69.44%) Sqoop
6 25 (69.44%) Apache Flume
7 24 (66.67%) HBase
7 24 (66.67%) Hortonworks
7 24 (66.67%) MongoDB
7 24 (66.67%) Visualisation
7 24 (66.67%) Ambari
7 24 (66.67%) HDFS
7 24 (66.67%) HCatalog
8 23 (63.89%) MapR
8 23 (63.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (63.89%) NoSQL
8 23 (63.89%) Oracle Exadata
8 23 (63.89%) Riak
8 23 (63.89%) Couchbase
8 23 (63.89%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (63.89%) Teradata
8 23 (63.89%) Netezza
9 22 (61.11%) MarkLogic
10 19 (52.78%) Banking
11 15 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (36.11%) Apache Pig
13 12 (33.33%) SQL

Mahout
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mahout 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 Mahout. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (36.11%) Apache Pig
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LAN
1 5 (13.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 35 (97.22%) Apache Hive
2 35 (97.22%) Big Data
3 25 (69.44%) Sqoop
4 24 (66.67%) HCatalog
4 24 (66.67%) HBase
4 24 (66.67%) MongoDB
5 23 (63.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (63.89%) NoSQL
5 23 (63.89%) Oracle Exadata
5 23 (63.89%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (63.89%) Riak
5 23 (63.89%) Couchbase
6 22 (61.11%) MarkLogic
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.22%) DB2
9 3 (8.33%) Impala
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (2.78%) MySQL
10 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.78%) Yeoman
General
1 19 (52.78%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Architect
2 15 (41.67%) Data Architect
2 15 (41.67%) Big Data Architect
3 14 (38.89%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Trainer
7 1 (2.78%) Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modeller
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Data Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Data Modeller
7 1 (2.78%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.78%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) SciPy
1 2 (5.56%) Pandas
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.78%) Cascading
2 1 (2.78%) Cascalog
Miscellaneous
1 24 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Economics
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) MapReduce
2 26 (72.22%) Analytics
3 15 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.56%) RAD
5 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Information Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.78%) ETL
6 1 (2.78%) Data Munging
6 1 (2.78%) Time Series Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
6 1 (2.78%) People Management
6 1 (2.78%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (2.78%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Scala
5 3 (8.33%) R
6 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) Clojure
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) VBA
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) MCT
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 30 (83.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 25 (69.44%) Apache Flume
3 24 (66.67%) HDFS
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 33 (91.67%) Oozie
2 24 (66.67%) Ambari
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Hortonworks
2 23 (63.89%) Teradata
2 23 (63.89%) Netezza
2 23 (63.89%) MapR
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) Sybase
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 5 (13.89%) Intel
6 3 (8.33%) Cloudera
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.78%) Talend