The first table below looks at the demand for Riak skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riak over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riak
Rank 573 548 587
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +39
Contract jobs citing Riak 30 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.038% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 5
Average daily rate £525 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £588 - £500
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
12403 10545 11990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.58% 21.70% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7757 6439 6807
Average daily rate £388 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 206 257
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.24 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%

Riak
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Riak Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Riak
Daily Rate Trend

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

Riak Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Riak
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Riak within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Riak Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Riak
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riak within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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 -11 30 £525 +5.00% 5
London -19 22 £513 +2.50% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £588 - 3
West Yorkshire - 5 £640 - 3
Leeds - 4 £640 - 3
City of London - 2 £463 -
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Bath - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -

Riak
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Riak 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 Riak.

1 31 (75.61%) MongoDB
1 31 (75.61%) NoSQL
2 29 (70.73%) Puppet
2 29 (70.73%) Python
3 28 (68.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (58.54%) CouchDB
4 24 (58.54%) MySQL
5 23 (56.10%) PHP
6 22 (53.66%) Linux
6 22 (53.66%) Rackspace
6 22 (53.66%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (51.22%) Jenkins
7 21 (51.22%) ZABBIX
7 21 (51.22%) Bash Shell
7 21 (51.22%) Nagios
8 20 (48.78%) Apache
8 20 (48.78%) Hudson
9 19 (46.34%) Perl
10 17 (41.46%) Web Services
10 17 (41.46%) LAMP
10 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (36.59%) Debian
12 15 (36.59%) Red Hat
12 15 (36.59%) CentOS
12 15 (36.59%) Cacti
12 15 (36.59%) Redis
13 14 (34.15%) Big Data
13 14 (34.15%) Hadoop
14 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development

Riak
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Riak 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 Riak. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (48.78%) Apache
2 11 (26.83%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (19.51%) nginx
4 2 (4.88%) Node.js
4 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (2.44%) WordPress
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.44%) Jetty
5 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.44%) Documentum
5 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (75.61%) MongoDB
1 31 (75.61%) NoSQL
2 28 (68.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 24 (58.54%) CouchDB
3 24 (58.54%) MySQL
4 15 (36.59%) Redis
5 14 (34.15%) Big Data
5 14 (34.15%) Hadoop
6 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.32%) BigTable
7 3 (7.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.88%) Sqoop
8 2 (4.88%) Couchbase
8 2 (4.88%) HBase
8 2 (4.88%) Neo4j
8 2 (4.88%) Mahout
9 1 (2.44%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Jenkins
2 20 (48.78%) Hudson
3 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Technical Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.32%) DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Data Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Big Data Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Zend Developer
7 1 (2.44%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) Web Services
1 17 (41.46%) LAMP
2 9 (21.95%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (12.20%) Middleware
4 4 (9.76%) HTML
4 4 (9.76%) CSS
5 3 (7.32%) Gherkin
5 3 (7.32%) Laravel
5 3 (7.32%) Yii
5 3 (7.32%) Symfony
5 3 (7.32%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (7.32%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.32%) Spring
6 2 (4.88%) MapReduce
6 2 (4.88%) Kafka
7 1 (2.44%) REST
7 1 (2.44%) HTML5
7 1 (2.44%) JPA
7 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Reference Data
1 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.32%) Open Source
3 2 (4.88%) NHS
3 2 (4.88%) Social Network
3 2 (4.88%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Debian
2 15 (36.59%) CentOS
3 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Data Architecture
3 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
3 6 (14.63%) TDD
4 4 (9.76%) Service Management
4 4 (9.76%) Scrum
4 4 (9.76%) BDD
5 3 (7.32%) OO PHP
5 3 (7.32%) Pair Programming
5 3 (7.32%) OO
6 1 (2.44%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.44%) Web Development
6 1 (2.44%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.44%) Kanban
6 1 (2.44%) Content Management
6 1 (2.44%) Information Management
6 1 (2.44%) SOA
6 1 (2.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Python
2 23 (56.10%) PHP
3 21 (51.22%) Bash Shell
4 19 (46.34%) Perl
5 4 (9.76%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.44%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Apache Flume
1 2 (4.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 29 (70.73%) Puppet
2 22 (53.66%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (51.22%) ZABBIX
3 21 (51.22%) Nagios
4 15 (36.59%) Cacti
5 2 (4.88%) Oozie
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Rackspace
2 15 (36.59%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.07%) Splunk
4 3 (7.32%) Zend
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) Foundry
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