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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MapR
Rank 639 641 622
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing MapR 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.016% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £538 £570 £1,100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% -48.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £700 -
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
23943 25081 23862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.59% 44.79% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14785 14539 13536
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 790 1148 1061
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +14 6 £538 -5.70% 7
London +12 6 £538 +22.15% 5
City of London +43 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

MapR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 22 (95.65%) Big Data
3 20 (86.96%) Apache Hive
4 16 (69.57%) Apache Spark
4 16 (69.57%) Java
5 15 (65.22%) Scala
6 14 (60.87%) NoSQL
7 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (47.83%) Kafka
8 11 (47.83%) HDFS
9 7 (30.43%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Python
10 6 (26.09%) HBase
10 6 (26.09%) Apache Pig
10 6 (26.09%) Cloudera
11 5 (21.74%) Hortonworks
12 4 (17.39%) Analytics
12 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
12 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
13 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
13 3 (13.04%) Open Source
13 3 (13.04%) Apache
13 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 3 (13.04%) ETL
13 3 (13.04%) Linux
13 3 (13.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (13.04%) Docker
13 3 (13.04%) Impala

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 16 (69.57%) Apache Spark
2 6 (26.09%) Apache Pig
3 3 (13.04%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 22 (95.65%) Big Data
3 20 (86.96%) Apache Hive
4 14 (60.87%) NoSQL
5 6 (26.09%) HBase
6 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (13.04%) Impala
8 2 (8.70%) BigTable
8 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (8.70%) Mahout
8 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
8 2 (8.70%) Power BI
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
9 1 (4.35%) DB2
9 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Data Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Data Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Hadoop Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Hadoop Architect
7 2 (8.70%) SQL BI Developer
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Big Data Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Big Data Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Data Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Kafka
2 2 (8.70%) D3.js
2 2 (8.70%) MDX
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.35%) MLlib
3 1 (4.35%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.35%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) ETL
3 3 (13.04%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
4 2 (8.70%) Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) MapReduce
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.35%) Metadata Management
5 1 (4.35%) SIEM
5 1 (4.35%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) Scala
3 7 (30.43%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Clojure
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (8.70%) R
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) Go
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) SANS
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) HDFS
2 3 (13.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Flume
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (4.35%) Ambari
2 1 (4.35%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (4.35%) Ganglia
2 1 (4.35%) logstash
2 1 (4.35%) Mesos
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) Oozie
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cloudera
2 5 (21.74%) Hortonworks
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Tableau
5 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Teradata
5 1 (4.35%) Vertica