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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Mahout
Rank 626 601 569
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -32
Contract jobs citing Mahout 2 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.024% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.016% 0.11% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 8
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£600 £550 £613
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -10.20%
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
12650 11661 11169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.22% 21.31% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8250 7204 6809
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 183 218
Average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.13 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 3 August 2015. 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
England -20 2 £600 +9.09% 4
City of London -18 1 £600 +50.00% 1
London -26 1 £600 +9.09% 3

Mahout
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) Hadoop
2 11 (73.33%) Apache Hive
2 11 (73.33%) HBase
2 11 (73.33%) Big Data
2 11 (73.33%) Apache Pig
3 8 (53.33%) MapReduce
3 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
3 8 (53.33%) Apache
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Sqoop
4 7 (46.67%) Apache Flume
4 7 (46.67%) Analytics
4 7 (46.67%) Apache Spark
5 6 (40.00%) MLlib
5 6 (40.00%) R
5 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) DB2
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (33.33%) Triplestore
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (33.33%) HDFS
6 5 (33.33%) Oozie
7 4 (26.67%) Impala
7 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) Netezza
7 4 (26.67%) Apache ZooKeeper

Mahout
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) Apache Pig
2 8 (53.33%) Apache
3 7 (46.67%) Apache Spark
4 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (20.00%) SAS
5 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SPSS
2 2 (13.33%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) Hadoop
2 11 (73.33%) Apache Hive
2 11 (73.33%) HBase
2 11 (73.33%) Big Data
3 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
4 7 (46.67%) Sqoop
5 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (33.33%) DB2
6 5 (33.33%) Triplestore
7 4 (26.67%) Impala
7 4 (26.67%) MarkLogic
8 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (13.33%) HCatalog
9 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (13.33%) Couchbase
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 2 (13.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Mockito
2 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modeller
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) MLlib
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Avro
3 2 (13.33%) Lucene
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Guice
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) JAXB
3 2 (13.33%) Spring XD
3 2 (13.33%) JAX-RS
4 1 (6.67%) SAX
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) DOM
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
4 1 (6.67%) SciPy
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Jena
4 1 (6.67%) OpenNLP
4 1 (6.67%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (13.33%) Semantic Web
3 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Economics
4 1 (6.67%) Statistics
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MapReduce
2 7 (46.67%) Analytics
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (26.67%) ETL
5 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Information Management
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Business Development
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) RDF
7 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
7 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) R
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Flume
2 5 (33.33%) HDFS
3 4 (26.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Oozie
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
2 2 (13.33%) Ambari
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Teradata
2 4 (26.67%) Netezza
3 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
3 3 (20.00%) Vertica
3 3 (20.00%) Hortonworks
4 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (13.33%) MapR
4 2 (13.33%) Informatica
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) Sybase
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Intel
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (6.67%) Talend
5 1 (6.67%) Tableau