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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Mahout
Rank 606 650 620
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -30
Contract jobs citing Mahout 14 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.013% 0.029%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.055% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Median daily rate £450 £638 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -17.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 - -
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
11098 12804 12253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.44% 23.13% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7354 8542 8101
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 193 190
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.37% -15.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.75 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

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 3 December 2016.

Mahout Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mahout
Top 14 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 3 December 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 +17 14 £450 -29.41% 2
London -10 5 £500 -21.56% 2
South East +27 3 £278 -
East of England - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £278 -
Staines - 3 £278 -
West Midlands - 2 £525 -
Lincoln - 1 - -
Rugby - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £525 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 18 (81.82%) Apache Hive
2 17 (77.27%) Hadoop
3 16 (72.73%) Big Data
4 15 (68.18%) SQL
5 14 (63.64%) Java
6 12 (54.55%) R
7 11 (50.00%) Python
8 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
9 9 (40.91%) Apache Pig
9 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
9 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (40.91%) MATLAB
9 9 (40.91%) HBase
9 9 (40.91%) Machine Learning
10 8 (36.36%) MapReduce
10 8 (36.36%) Statistics
10 8 (36.36%) Analytics
11 7 (31.82%) Sqoop
11 7 (31.82%) Apache Spark
11 7 (31.82%) HDFS
11 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
11 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
11 7 (31.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 7 (31.82%) Data Mining
12 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
12 6 (27.27%) Linux
12 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
12 6 (27.27%) Visualisation
12 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (27.27%) NoSQL

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 (40.91%) Apache Pig
2 7 (31.82%) Apache Spark
3 5 (22.73%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) SAS
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Weka
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) SPSS
3 1 (4.55%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) Apache Hive
2 17 (77.27%) Hadoop
3 16 (72.73%) Big Data
4 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 9 (40.91%) HBase
6 7 (31.82%) Data Mining
6 7 (31.82%) Sqoop
7 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
7 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
8 5 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (22.73%) Impala
9 4 (18.18%) Power BI
10 3 (13.64%) Data Lake
11 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
12 1 (4.55%) DB2
12 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (4.55%) Pentaho
12 1 (4.55%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) JConsole
1 1 (4.55%) JProfiler
1 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (4.55%) VisualVM
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Data Scientist
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Big Data Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Data Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Data Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Kafka
2 5 (22.73%) D3.js
3 4 (18.18%) NumPy
3 4 (18.18%) scikit-learn
4 3 (13.64%) Cascading
4 3 (13.64%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) GraphX
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Keras
5 1 (4.55%) MLlib
5 1 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (4.55%) TensorFlow
5 1 (4.55%) Theano
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
2 8 (36.36%) Statistics
3 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
3 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
4 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (27.27%) Physics
4 6 (27.27%) Visualisation
5 4 (18.18%) Neural Network
6 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.64%) Social Network
7 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
7 2 (9.09%) Ontologies
8 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
8 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
8 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
8 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Machine Learning
2 8 (36.36%) Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) MapReduce
3 5 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 5 (22.73%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Data Transformation
4 4 (18.18%) Information Management
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) Service Design
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) R
4 11 (50.00%) Python
5 9 (40.91%) MATLAB
6 5 (22.73%) Scala
7 3 (13.64%) C++
8 1 (4.55%) C
8 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby
8 1 (4.55%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 7 (31.82%) HDFS
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Oozie
2 5 (22.73%) Ambari
3 4 (18.18%) Kibana
4 3 (13.64%) Ansible
4 3 (13.64%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Hortonworks
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Teradata
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Intel
4 1 (4.55%) MapR
4 1 (4.55%) Netezza
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) Talend