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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Mahout
UK
Rank 577 619 611
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -8
Contract jobs citing Mahout 9 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.006% 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.091% 0.026% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £550 £606 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.27% +34.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £581 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £631 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £375
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
9942 11634 11622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.31% 22.44% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6700 7818 7526
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 212 164
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.85 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

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 19 February 2017.

Mahout Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mahout
Top 8 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +58 9 £550 -9.27% 5
London +20 4 £550 -9.27% 4
Cramlington - 4 £550 -
Northumberland - 4 £550 -
North East - 4 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Rugby - 1 - -

Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 16 (76.19%) Hadoop
2 15 (71.43%) Big Data
3 13 (61.90%) R
3 13 (61.90%) Apache Hive
4 11 (52.38%) MapReduce
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 10 (47.62%) Java
5 10 (47.62%) HBase
5 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (42.86%) Apache Pig
7 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
7 8 (38.10%) Apache Spark
7 8 (38.10%) Python
8 7 (33.33%) Sqoop
9 6 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (28.57%) Oozie
9 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (28.57%) MATLAB
9 6 (28.57%) Open Source
9 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
9 6 (28.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 6 (28.57%) Machine Learning
9 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
10 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
10 5 (23.81%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (23.81%) D3.js
10 5 (23.81%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (23.81%) Amazon S3

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 (42.86%) Apache Pig
2 8 (38.10%) Apache Spark
3 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (14.29%) SAS
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Weka
2 3 (14.29%) SPSS
3 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.76%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (23.81%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (23.81%) Amazon S3
3 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) Hadoop
2 15 (71.43%) Big Data
3 13 (61.90%) Apache Hive
4 10 (47.62%) HBase
5 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
6 7 (33.33%) Sqoop
7 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
8 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
9 4 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
9 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (19.05%) Power BI
9 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
10 3 (14.29%) Impala
11 2 (9.52%) Data Lake
11 2 (9.52%) Pentaho
11 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
12 1 (4.76%) DB2
12 1 (4.76%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JConsole
2 1 (4.76%) JProfiler
2 1 (4.76%) VisualVM
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Big Data Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Data Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Data Scientist
2 4 (19.05%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Data Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) D3.js
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) NumPy
2 4 (19.05%) OpenCV
2 4 (19.05%) scikit-learn
3 3 (14.29%) Kafka
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) GraphX
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) Keras
4 1 (4.76%) MLlib
4 1 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (4.76%) TensorFlow
4 1 (4.76%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
2 5 (23.81%) Statistics
3 4 (19.05%) Physics
4 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (9.52%) Ontologies
6 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
6 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
6 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (4.76%) Grid Computing
6 1 (4.76%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) MapReduce
2 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 6 (28.57%) Open Source
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (23.81%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (23.81%) Information Management
4 5 (23.81%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) Data Ingestion
6 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) Service Design
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) ETL
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) R
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) Python
5 6 (28.57%) MATLAB
6 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 2 (9.52%) PHP
8 1 (4.76%) C
8 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (4.76%) Scala
8 1 (4.76%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (23.81%) Apache Flume
2 5 (23.81%) HDFS
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Oozie
2 4 (19.05%) Ambari
2 4 (19.05%) Kibana
3 3 (14.29%) Ansible
3 3 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (14.29%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Teradata
2 2 (9.52%) Hortonworks
2 2 (9.52%) Netezza
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Talend
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) Greenplum
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Intel
3 1 (4.76%) MapR
3 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) Vertica