The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MapR products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MapR over the 3 months to 22 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within MapR Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MapR
Rank 603 581 548
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -33
Contract jobs citing MapR 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.016% 0.004% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£570 £1,100 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £700 - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24357 23653 22103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.97% 44.93% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14074 13450 11763
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £222 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1058 1214
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

MapR
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MapR within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

MapR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MapR
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MapR within the UK.

MapR Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MapR
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MapR within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MapR Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MapR
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 MapR within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 -25 2 £570 -48.18% 7
London -8 1 £440 -60.00% 7
City of London - 1 £440 - 1

MapR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MapR 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 MapR.

1 10 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (100.00%) Big Data
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 5 (50.00%) Sqoop
2 5 (50.00%) Ambari
2 5 (50.00%) HDFS
2 5 (50.00%) Oozie
3 4 (40.00%) HCatalog
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Hortonworks
3 4 (40.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Flume
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (40.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (40.00%) Mahout
3 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Sybase
4 3 (30.00%) DB2
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) HBase

MapR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MapR 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 MapR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (100.00%) Big Data
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) Sqoop
3 4 (40.00%) HCatalog
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (40.00%) Mahout
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) DB2
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) HBase
4 3 (30.00%) MarkLogic
4 3 (30.00%) Couchbase
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Riak
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (10.00%) DataStage
6 1 (10.00%) Impala
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Data Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) R
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Pig Latin
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) HDFS
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Flume
2 4 (40.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ambari
1 5 (50.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Hortonworks
1 4 (40.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Sybase
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Teradata
3 2 (20.00%) Solace
3 2 (20.00%) Netezza
3 2 (20.00%) Intel
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) IBM