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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MapR over the 3 months to 28 July 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.

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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MapR
Rank 644 641 614
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Contract jobs citing MapR 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.020% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £500 - £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24376 25091 24656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.14% 43.95% 45.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14951 14784 13626
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 822 1089 1078
Median hourly rate £19.56 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.63% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

MapR
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MapR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

MapR Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MapR
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MapR within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -9 7 £500 - 4
South East - 5 £500 -
Hampshire - 4 £550 -
London +6 2 £538 - 4
Southampton - 2 £600 -

MapR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MapR 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 MapR.

1 16 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 15 (93.75%) Big Data
3 10 (62.50%) Apache Hive
4 8 (50.00%) Apache Spark
5 7 (43.75%) HBase
5 7 (43.75%) Cloudera
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) Hortonworks
6 6 (37.50%) Apache Pig
6 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
7 5 (31.25%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) Apache
8 4 (25.00%) Python
8 4 (25.00%) MapReduce
8 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (25.00%) Impala
9 3 (18.75%) Parquet
9 3 (18.75%) Analytics
9 3 (18.75%) HDFS
9 3 (18.75%) Apache Flume
9 3 (18.75%) Scala
9 3 (18.75%) Open Source
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

MapR
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 8 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (37.50%) Apache Pig
3 5 (31.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 15 (93.75%) Big Data
3 10 (62.50%) Apache Hive
4 7 (43.75%) HBase
5 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
6 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (25.00%) Impala
7 3 (18.75%) Parquet
8 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
8 2 (12.50%) Power BI
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (6.25%) DB2
9 1 (6.25%) Mahout
9 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (6.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Hadoop Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Data Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) MapReduce Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) NoSQL Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) D3.js
1 2 (12.50%) Kafka
1 2 (12.50%) MDX
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.25%) MLlib
2 1 (6.25%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.25%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (18.75%) Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 2 (12.50%) Data Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.25%) RDF
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Scala
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (12.50%) R
6 1 (6.25%) Go
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) SANS
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Flume
1 3 (18.75%) HDFS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (6.25%) Ambari
2 1 (6.25%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (6.25%) Ganglia
2 1 (6.25%) logstash
2 1 (6.25%) Mesos
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Oozie
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cloudera
2 6 (37.50%) Hortonworks
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Tableau
5 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Teradata
5 1 (6.25%) Vertica