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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sqoop
Rank 589 591 566
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 11 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.087% 0.061% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
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£500 £650 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £548 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £765 £980 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
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
12619 11470 10394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.50% 21.30% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8286 7179 6220
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 178 227
Average hourly rate £27.78 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 29 June 2015.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 8 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 29 June 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 -24 11 £500 -23.07% 3
London -10 7 £675 +3.84% 2
Peterborough - 3 £450 - 1
East of England - 3 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £450 - 1
South East - 1 £750 -
Slough - 1 £750 -
Berkshire - 1 £750 -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 48 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 46 (95.83%) Apache Hive
3 35 (72.92%) Apache Pig
4 34 (70.83%) Big Data
5 32 (66.67%) Java
6 31 (64.58%) HDFS
7 25 (52.08%) Apache Spark
8 23 (47.92%) Impala
8 23 (47.92%) Apache Flume
9 19 (39.58%) MapReduce
9 19 (39.58%) HBase
10 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (35.42%) Oracle
12 16 (33.33%) SQL
13 15 (31.25%) Oozie
14 14 (29.17%) SAS
15 13 (27.08%) Cloudera
16 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
16 12 (25.00%) Scala
17 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
17 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
18 10 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
19 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
19 9 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
20 8 (16.67%) Scrum
20 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
20 8 (16.67%) UNIX
20 8 (16.67%) Linux
20 8 (16.67%) Mahout
20 8 (16.67%) Analytics

Sqoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 35 (72.92%) Apache Pig
2 25 (52.08%) Apache Spark
3 14 (29.17%) SAS
4 6 (12.50%) Apache
5 3 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) LAN
1 2 (4.17%) WAN
1 2 (4.17%) SNA
1 2 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 46 (95.83%) Apache Hive
3 34 (70.83%) Big Data
4 23 (47.92%) Impala
5 19 (39.58%) HBase
6 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
7 10 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
8 9 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (16.67%) Mahout
10 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.42%) DB2
11 5 (10.42%) RDBMS
11 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
12 4 (8.33%) Triplestore
13 3 (6.25%) CouchDB
14 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (4.17%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 23 (47.92%) Hadoop Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Architect
4 9 (18.75%) Data Architect
5 8 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
6 6 (12.50%) Big Data Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) Data Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) Programmer
7 5 (10.42%) Administrator
8 4 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Hadoop Administrator
10 2 (4.17%) Scala Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (4.17%) Trainer
11 1 (2.08%) .NET Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) Apache Avro
2 5 (10.42%) Kafka
3 3 (6.25%) MLlib
3 3 (6.25%) HTML
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 3 (6.25%) Lucene
3 3 (6.25%) D3.js
4 2 (4.17%) HTML5
4 2 (4.17%) GraphX
4 2 (4.17%) Spring XD
4 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.08%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) XML
5 1 (2.08%) XSLT
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Social Network
2 2 (4.17%) Reference Data
2 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Informatics
3 1 (2.08%) DTV
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) UNIX
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) MapReduce
2 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.67%) Scrum
5 8 (16.67%) Analytics
6 7 (14.58%) ETL
7 6 (12.50%) Data Architecture
8 5 (10.42%) Open Source
8 5 (10.42%) OO
8 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.42%) TDD
9 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.25%) Business Development
11 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
11 2 (4.17%) Information Architecture
11 2 (4.17%) BDD
11 2 (4.17%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) Scala
4 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 6 (12.50%) R
5 6 (12.50%) Python
5 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) Spark SQL
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) MCT
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 31 (64.58%) HDFS
2 23 (47.92%) Apache Flume
3 5 (10.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) Oozie
2 3 (6.25%) Ambari
3 2 (4.17%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Oracle
2 13 (27.08%) Cloudera
3 7 (14.58%) Teradata
4 4 (8.33%) Netezza
4 4 (8.33%) Vertica
4 4 (8.33%) Sybase
5 3 (6.25%) Greenplum
5 3 (6.25%) Hortonworks
6 2 (4.17%) Splunk
6 2 (4.17%) Palantir
6 2 (4.17%) MapR
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco
6 2 (4.17%) Informatica
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) Intel
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Cognos
7 1 (2.08%) Talend
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Rate: £450 per day
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