The table below looks at the statistics for Sqoop skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sqoop over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sqoop
Rank 569 583 549
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -34
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 33 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.027% 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 0.13% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 9
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£505 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.80% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £910 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 - -
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12209 11883 10287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.92% 21.77% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7932 7510 6203
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 193 208
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.00 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Sqoop
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sqoop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sqoop
Daily Rate Trend

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

Sqoop Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sqoop
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sqoop within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sqoop within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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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 +12 32 £505 -3.80% 4
London 0 18 £450 -14.28% 4
East of England - 7 £525 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £525 -
South East - 3 £750 -
Peterborough - 3 £525 -
Berkshire - 3 £750 -
Slough - 2 £750 -
Bedford - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
City of London +16 1 £440 -16.19%
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £485 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sqoop 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 Sqoop.

1 56 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 54 (96.43%) Apache Hive
3 37 (66.07%) Apache Pig
4 35 (62.50%) Big Data
5 33 (58.93%) HDFS
5 33 (58.93%) Java
6 31 (55.36%) Apache Flume
7 27 (48.21%) MapReduce
8 26 (46.43%) Oracle
9 24 (42.86%) HBase
10 23 (41.07%) Apache Spark
10 23 (41.07%) SQL
11 21 (37.50%) Oozie
12 19 (33.93%) Impala
13 18 (32.14%) SAS
13 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (30.36%) MongoDB
15 15 (26.79%) NoSQL
16 14 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
17 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
17 12 (21.43%) UNIX
17 12 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (21.43%) Analytics
18 11 (19.64%) Mahout
18 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
19 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
19 10 (17.86%) Teradata
19 10 (17.86%) Cloudera
20 9 (16.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
20 9 (16.07%) SQL Server

Sqoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sqoop 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 Sqoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (66.07%) Apache Pig
2 23 (41.07%) Apache Spark
3 18 (32.14%) SAS
4 7 (12.50%) Apache
5 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) LAN
1 3 (5.36%) WAN
2 2 (3.57%) SNA
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 54 (96.43%) Apache Hive
3 35 (62.50%) Big Data
4 24 (42.86%) HBase
5 19 (33.93%) Impala
6 17 (30.36%) MongoDB
7 15 (26.79%) NoSQL
8 14 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (19.64%) Mahout
11 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.50%) DB2
13 5 (8.93%) RDBMS
13 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
13 5 (8.93%) HCatalog
14 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 4 (7.14%) MarkLogic
14 4 (7.14%) Couchbase
14 4 (7.14%) Triplestore
15 3 (5.36%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
1 6 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Developer
2 24 (42.86%) Hadoop Developer
3 18 (32.14%) Architect
4 13 (23.21%) Data Architect
5 12 (21.43%) Big Data Architect
6 10 (17.86%) Programmer
7 7 (12.50%) Big Data Consultant
7 7 (12.50%) Consultant
7 7 (12.50%) Data Consultant
8 5 (8.93%) Big Data Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Hadoop Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.57%) Trainer
10 2 (3.57%) Scala Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Data Analyst
11 1 (1.79%) .NET Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) Apache Avro
2 6 (10.71%) Kafka
3 3 (5.36%) HTML
3 3 (5.36%) Web Services
3 3 (5.36%) Lucene
4 2 (3.57%) HTML5
4 2 (3.57%) D3.js
4 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.57%) J2EE
5 1 (1.79%) JSON
5 1 (1.79%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) XSLT
5 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Open Source
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.36%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.57%) Social Network
5 2 (3.57%) Clustering
6 1 (1.79%) Informatics
6 1 (1.79%) DTV
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) UNIX
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) MapReduce
2 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) Analytics
4 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.29%) ETL
7 6 (10.71%) Data Architecture
7 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.36%) Scrum
10 3 (5.36%) Business Development
11 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
11 2 (3.57%) Data Cleansing
11 2 (3.57%) Information Architecture
11 2 (3.57%) BDD
11 2 (3.57%) Parallel Processing
11 2 (3.57%) Benchmarking
11 2 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) SQL
3 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
5 8 (14.29%) Scala
6 7 (12.50%) R
6 7 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (3.57%) C#
7 2 (3.57%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) MCT
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 33 (58.93%) HDFS
2 31 (55.36%) Apache Flume
3 9 (16.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (37.50%) Oozie
2 7 (12.50%) Ambari
3 2 (3.57%) Nagios
3 2 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Teradata
2 10 (17.86%) Cloudera
3 7 (12.50%) Hortonworks
4 6 (10.71%) Netezza
4 6 (10.71%) Sybase
4 6 (10.71%) Informatica
4 6 (10.71%) MapR
5 4 (7.14%) Vertica
6 3 (5.36%) Greenplum
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.57%) Splunk
7 2 (3.57%) Intel
7 2 (3.57%) Palantir
8 1 (1.79%) Actian
8 1 (1.79%) Talend
8 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.79%) SAP
8 1 (1.79%) Cognos