The first table below looks at the demand for Pentaho skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pentaho over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pentaho
Rank 564 536 543
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Contract jobs citing Pentaho 23 8 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.017% 0.074%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.078% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 26
Average daily rate £300 £420 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £344 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £442 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £373 -
% change year-on-year
-39.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12193 10309 11983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.66% 21.60% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7667 6285 6801
Average daily rate £388 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 199 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £15.14 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%

Pentaho
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pentaho within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Pentaho Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Pentaho
Daily Rate Trend

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

Pentaho Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Pentaho
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pentaho within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Pentaho Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Pentaho
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 Pentaho within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -79 16 £269 -36.01% 8
London -19 8 £425 -5.02% 6
Edinburgh - 7 £300 -
Scotland - 7 £300 -
City of London - 3 £450 - 2
South East - 2 £313 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £313 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £313 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Liverpool - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 1

Pentaho
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pentaho 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 Pentaho.

1 41 (63.08%) ETL
1 41 (63.08%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (49.23%) Oracle
3 29 (44.62%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (29.23%) Data Modelling
5 19 (29.23%) JBoss
5 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
6 18 (27.69%) Linux
6 18 (27.69%) Dimensional Modelling
7 16 (24.62%) MySQL
8 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 14 (21.54%) SQL
10 13 (20.00%) Java
10 13 (20.00%) Windows
10 13 (20.00%) LDAP
10 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 13 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
12 9 (13.85%) Finance
12 9 (13.85%) Migration
13 8 (12.31%) Data Migration
13 8 (12.31%) Open Source
14 7 (10.77%) Oracle BI EE
15 6 (9.23%) Data Integration
15 6 (9.23%) MVC
15 6 (9.23%) Informatica
16 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
16 5 (7.69%) SOA
16 5 (7.69%) Client/Server

Pentaho
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pentaho 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 Pentaho. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.54%) CICS
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.54%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) LDAP
2 3 (4.62%) FTP
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (44.62%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
3 16 (24.62%) MySQL
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.15%) Spotfire
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.08%) JasperReports
7 2 (3.08%) OLAP
7 2 (3.08%) DataStage
7 2 (3.08%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.62%) Maven
1 3 (4.62%) JIRA
1 3 (4.62%) Subversion
2 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.08%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Hudson
3 1 (1.54%) PowerDesigner
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) Consultant
3 11 (16.92%) Architect
4 9 (13.85%) Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Java Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Data Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Business Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Report Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) OBIEE Developer
10 2 (3.08%) ETL Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Hadoop Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) J2EE
1 5 (7.69%) Spring
2 4 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (6.15%) XML
3 3 (4.62%) Spring MVC
4 2 (3.08%) XML-RPC
4 2 (3.08%) JSTL
4 2 (3.08%) JSP
4 2 (3.08%) SOAP
4 2 (3.08%) Java RMI
4 2 (3.08%) REST
4 2 (3.08%) MapReduce
5 1 (1.54%) Velocity
5 1 (1.54%) RichFaces
5 1 (1.54%) Web Services
5 1 (1.54%) CSS
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Open Source
2 6 (9.23%) Data Integration
3 5 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.54%) VSAM
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) CMDB
6 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.54%) Equities
6 1 (1.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) ETL
1 41 (63.08%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.23%) Data Modelling
4 18 (27.69%) Dimensional Modelling
5 9 (13.85%) Migration
6 8 (12.31%) Data Migration
7 6 (9.23%) MVC
8 5 (7.69%) SOA
9 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.62%) Analytics
10 3 (4.62%) Change Control
10 3 (4.62%) Web Development
10 3 (4.62%) Zachman Framework
10 3 (4.62%) TOGAF
11 2 (3.08%) Workflow
11 2 (3.08%) TDD
11 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
11 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (6.15%) Ruby
4 3 (4.62%) Python
4 3 (4.62%) Perl
5 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.08%) C#
5 2 (3.08%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.54%) JCL
6 1 (1.54%) COBOL
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) ISEB
1 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Oozie
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) Oracle
2 19 (29.23%) JBoss
3 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.23%) Informatica
5 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.15%) Greenplum
7 3 (4.62%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.08%) IBM
8 2 (3.08%) Talend
9 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.54%) Remedy
9 1 (1.54%) BMC
9 1 (1.54%) HP
9 1 (1.54%) SAP