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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Mahout
Rank 635 626 616
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Mahout 7 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.012% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.060% 0.053% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 6
Median daily rate £500 £600 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +29.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £750 -
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
11578 13148 12063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.82% 23.47% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7850 8593 7561
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 187 200
Median hourly rate £31.00 £27.78 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -4.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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
Top 3 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 25 June 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
London +15 7 £500 -12.28% 1
England -1 7 £500 -16.66% 1
City of London +32 1 - -

Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (80.00%) R
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Hive
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Pig
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Spark
3 6 (60.00%) Big Data
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) HDFS
5 4 (40.00%) HCatalog
5 4 (40.00%) WebHDFS
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Tez
5 4 (40.00%) SAP
5 4 (40.00%) JDBC
5 4 (40.00%) ODBC
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Sqoop
5 4 (40.00%) JSON
5 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
5 4 (40.00%) SAP HANA
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) MLlib
6 3 (30.00%) Impala
6 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (20.00%) BigQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (20.00%) scikit-learn
7 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis

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 7 (70.00%) Apache Pig
1 7 (70.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (60.00%) Big Data
4 4 (40.00%) HCatalog
4 4 (40.00%) SAP HANA
4 4 (40.00%) Sqoop
5 3 (30.00%) Impala
6 2 (20.00%) BigQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
6 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (20.00%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Data Scientist
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP HANA Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Tez
1 4 (40.00%) JDBC
1 4 (40.00%) JSON
1 4 (40.00%) ODBC
1 4 (40.00%) WebHDFS
2 3 (30.00%) MLlib
2 3 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (20.00%) Cascalog
3 2 (20.00%) D3.js
3 2 (20.00%) Pandas
3 2 (20.00%) scikit-learn
3 2 (20.00%) SciPy
4 1 (10.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) RDF
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) R
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Clojure
5 2 (20.00%) VBA
6 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (10.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) HDFS
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (20.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Flume
3 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) MapR