The table below looks at the statistics for MapReduce skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MapReduce over the 3 months to 1 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MapReduce
Rank 553 547 577
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Contract jobs citing MapReduce 111 100 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 76 32
Average daily rate £550 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £725 £823
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £500 £600
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -16.66%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45575 44729 42342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.54% 78.84% 77.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30101 27892 26461
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1297 1209
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

MapReduce
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MapReduce within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MapReduce Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MapReduce
Daily Rate Trend

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

MapReduce Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MapReduce
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MapReduce within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

MapReduce Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MapReduce
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MapReduce within the UK.

MapReduce Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MapReduce
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MapReduce within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 110 £550 - 36
London +5 90 £550 -4.34% 24
City of London +33 12 £538 -1.37% 4
South East -21 8 £600 +20.00% 5
East of England +14 4 - -
North West -15 3 £550 +10.00% 1
South West - 3 £403 - 3
Liverpool - 3 £550 - 1
Merseyside - 3 £550 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £403 - 2
Cambridgeshire +11 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +5 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes +1 2 - - 1
Ipswich - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £500 - 2
Suffolk - 2 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £270 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £400 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £270 -
Belfast - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 - - 2
Nottingham - 1 £270 -
Oxford - 1 - -

MapReduce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MapReduce 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 MapReduce.

1 166 (81.37%) Hadoop
2 133 (65.20%) Big Data
3 124 (60.78%) Apache Hive
4 110 (53.92%) Java
5 82 (40.20%) Apache Spark
6 72 (35.29%) Apache Pig
7 67 (32.84%) Python
8 66 (32.35%) HBase
9 65 (31.86%) Analytics
10 56 (27.45%) NoSQL
11 53 (25.98%) Scala
12 47 (23.04%) SQL
12 47 (23.04%) HDFS
13 46 (22.55%) Apache Flume
14 42 (20.59%) Linux
15 41 (20.10%) Finance
15 41 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (19.12%) Apache Cassandra
17 37 (18.14%) MongoDB
17 37 (18.14%) Data Modelling
18 35 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
19 34 (16.67%) Cloudera
20 33 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
21 32 (15.69%) ETL
21 32 (15.69%) Kafka
22 29 (14.22%) Hortonworks
22 29 (14.22%) Unix
23 28 (13.73%) Sqoop
23 28 (13.73%) Relational Database
24 27 (13.24%) Web Services

MapReduce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MapReduce 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 MapReduce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (40.20%) Apache Spark
2 72 (35.29%) Apache Pig
3 13 (6.37%) Node.js
4 12 (5.88%) SAS
5 7 (3.43%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (2.94%) Apache
7 4 (1.96%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.96%) JBoss
8 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Weka
2 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.98%) SPSS
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.49%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.35%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.96%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.96%) PuTTY
2 2 (0.98%) Firewall
2 2 (0.98%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.49%) Broadband
3 1 (0.49%) HTTP
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (81.37%) Hadoop
2 133 (65.20%) Big Data
3 124 (60.78%) Apache Hive
4 66 (32.35%) HBase
5 56 (27.45%) NoSQL
6 39 (19.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 37 (18.14%) MongoDB
8 28 (13.73%) Relational Database
8 28 (13.73%) Sqoop
9 23 (11.27%) Impala
10 15 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (7.35%) MySQL
10 15 (7.35%) Pentaho
11 13 (6.37%) Data Mining
12 12 (5.88%) SQL Server
13 11 (5.39%) RDBMS
14 8 (3.92%) Neo4j
15 7 (3.43%) SAP HANA
15 7 (3.43%) Text Mining
16 6 (2.94%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 7 (3.43%) JIRA
1 7 (3.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (2.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.96%) Bugzilla
3 4 (1.96%) Hudson
3 4 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.49%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.49%) JMeter
4 1 (0.49%) JUnit
4 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.49%) Maven
4 1 (0.49%) NeoLoad
4 1 (0.49%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.49%) RStudio
4 1 (0.49%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (20.10%) Finance
2 21 (10.29%) Banking
3 14 (6.86%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.92%) Front Office
5 5 (2.45%) Retail
6 4 (1.96%) Back Office
7 3 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.98%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (39.22%) Developer
2 43 (21.08%) Architect
3 32 (15.69%) Hadoop Developer
4 27 (13.24%) Data Architect
5 26 (12.75%) Big Data Developer
6 25 (12.25%) Hadoop Engineer
7 21 (10.29%) Big Data Architect
7 21 (10.29%) Java Developer
8 20 (9.80%) Data Engineer
8 20 (9.80%) Hadoop Architect
9 16 (7.84%) Big Data Engineer
10 11 (5.39%) Consultant
10 11 (5.39%) NoSQL Developer
11 10 (4.90%) Java Hadoop Developer
11 10 (4.90%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.41%) Apache Spark Developer
12 9 (4.41%) Data Scientist
13 8 (3.92%) MongoDB Developer
14 7 (3.43%) Hadoop Consultant
14 7 (3.43%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.69%) Kafka
2 27 (13.24%) Web Services
3 23 (11.27%) JSON
4 19 (9.31%) Spring
5 13 (6.37%) RESTful
6 12 (5.88%) Apache Avro
7 11 (5.39%) Cascading
7 11 (5.39%) Hibernate
8 8 (3.92%) XML
9 7 (3.43%) REST
10 5 (2.45%) Akka
10 5 (2.45%) HTML
10 5 (2.45%) HTML5
11 4 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (1.96%) FpML
11 4 (1.96%) JDBC
11 4 (1.96%) ODBC
11 4 (1.96%) SOAP
11 4 (1.96%) Struts
11 4 (1.96%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.43%) Fintech
3 7 (3.43%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.94%) iSeries
5 5 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.96%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.96%) Replication
6 4 (1.96%) Statistics
7 3 (1.47%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.47%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.98%) Clustering
8 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.98%) Neural Network
8 2 (0.98%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.49%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.59%) Linux
2 29 (14.22%) Unix
3 10 (4.90%) Windows
4 7 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.98%) Debian
5 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) CentOS
6 1 (0.49%) Fedora
6 1 (0.49%) Solaris
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (31.86%) Analytics
2 41 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (18.14%) Data Modelling
4 33 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (15.69%) ETL
6 22 (10.78%) Data Analytics
7 19 (9.31%) Data Analysis
8 18 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 17 (8.33%) Machine Learning
9 17 (8.33%) TDD
10 16 (7.84%) Open Source
11 11 (5.39%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.39%) DevOps
11 11 (5.39%) Scrum
12 10 (4.90%) Big Data Analytics
12 10 (4.90%) Multithreading
13 9 (4.41%) Functional Programming
13 9 (4.41%) Presales
14 8 (3.92%) Low Latency
14 8 (3.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 110 (53.92%) Java
2 67 (32.84%) Python
3 53 (25.98%) Scala
4 47 (23.04%) SQL
5 23 (11.27%) R
6 13 (6.37%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.37%) Perl
7 11 (5.39%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.41%) C++
9 8 (3.92%) C
10 7 (3.43%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.43%) C#
11 5 (2.45%) HiveQL
12 4 (1.96%) PHP
13 3 (1.47%) Pig Latin
13 3 (1.47%) Ruby
14 2 (0.98%) VBA
15 1 (0.49%) AWK
15 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.43%) DV Cleared
3 6 (2.94%) Degree
4 4 (1.96%) ISEB
4 4 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) PhD
6 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.84%) QA
2 9 (4.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (23.04%) HDFS
2 46 (22.55%) Apache Flume
3 6 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (2.45%) GridGain
5 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.98%) Docker
5 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (12.75%) Oozie
2 11 (5.39%) Hadoop YARN
3 7 (3.43%) Puppet
4 6 (2.94%) Ambari
5 5 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.96%) Ansible
7 2 (0.98%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (0.98%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.98%) WSUS
8 1 (0.49%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.49%) Nagios
8 1 (0.49%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 34 (16.67%) Cloudera
2 29 (14.22%) Hortonworks
3 25 (12.25%) Oracle
4 8 (3.92%) Informatica
5 7 (3.43%) SAP
5 7 (3.43%) Talend
6 6 (2.94%) IBM
6 6 (2.94%) Splunk
6 6 (2.94%) Teradata
7 5 (2.45%) Greenplum
7 5 (2.45%) Platfora
8 4 (1.96%) HP
8 4 (1.96%) MapR
8 4 (1.96%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.96%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.47%) Google
9 3 (1.47%) Tableau
10 2 (0.98%) ArcSight
10 2 (0.98%) Vertica
10 2 (0.98%) VMware
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