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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Mahout
Rank 623 604 587
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Contract jobs citing Mahout 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.026% 0.071% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £638 £450 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 -
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
11419 11340 11451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.20% 21.90% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7676 7338 6934
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 174 234
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £48.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 4 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 1 £638 +21.42% 3
England -10 1 £638 +41.66% 4
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 - -

Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
1 7 (87.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Pig
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Hive
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (50.00%) R
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (50.00%) HBase
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) MapR
4 3 (37.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
4 3 (37.50%) Cloudera
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) SPSS

Mahout
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Apache Pig
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) SAS
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Big Data
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (62.50%) Apache Hive
3 4 (50.00%) HBase
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (25.00%) BigTable
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Sqoop
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark Developer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) MapReduce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MapReduce Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
2 1 (12.50%) Catalyst
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Kafka
2 1 (12.50%) Lucene
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Information Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) R
3 4 (50.00%) Scala
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) Clojure
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
1 3 (37.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Oozie
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cloudera
1 3 (37.50%) MapR
2 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks