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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sqoop
Rank 584 576 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 22 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.006% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.026% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 0
Average daily rate
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£775 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
12018 11544 12124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.91% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7443 7141 7010
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 199 306
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 August 2014.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 5 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 August 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
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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
London +38 22 £775 +29.16%
England +1 22 £775 +29.16% 2
City of London +21 4 £550 -8.33%
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 28 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 28 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 28 (100.00%) Big Data
2 22 (78.57%) Apache Flume
2 22 (78.57%) MapReduce
3 21 (75.00%) HBase
3 21 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 21 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 20 (71.43%) Mahout
5 19 (67.86%) Couchbase
5 19 (67.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 19 (67.86%) Oozie
6 18 (64.29%) HDFS
6 18 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (60.71%) Teradata
7 17 (60.71%) Analytics
7 17 (60.71%) Riak
7 17 (60.71%) Netezza
8 16 (57.14%) Visualisation
8 16 (57.14%) Oracle Exadata
8 16 (57.14%) MarkLogic
8 16 (57.14%) MapR
8 16 (57.14%) Ambari
8 16 (57.14%) HCatalog
9 15 (53.57%) Hortonworks
9 15 (53.57%) Banking
10 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (39.29%) Apache Pig
12 8 (28.57%) Oracle

Sqoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 11 (39.29%) Apache Pig
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 28 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 28 (100.00%) Big Data
2 21 (75.00%) HBase
2 21 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 21 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 21 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 20 (71.43%) Mahout
4 19 (67.86%) Couchbase
5 18 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (60.71%) Riak
7 16 (57.14%) MarkLogic
7 16 (57.14%) HCatalog
7 16 (57.14%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) DB2
10 5 (17.86%) Impala
11 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
11 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
12 2 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (53.57%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Architect
2 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Data Architect
4 7 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Big Data Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Data Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Lead Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) ETL Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Scala Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Hadoop Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
1 2 (7.14%) Kafka
1 2 (7.14%) RHadoop
1 2 (7.14%) Cascading
1 2 (7.14%) Cascalog
2 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Avro
2 1 (3.57%) Lucene
2 1 (3.57%) Ajax
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) Memcached
2 1 (3.57%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.14%) Open Source
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Informatics
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) MapReduce
2 17 (60.71%) Analytics
3 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 3 (10.71%) Benchmarking
5 3 (10.71%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) Business Development
7 1 (3.57%) Use Case
7 1 (3.57%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Python
2 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
4 1 (3.57%) R
4 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Apache Flume
2 19 (67.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 18 (64.29%) HDFS
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) Oozie
2 16 (57.14%) Ambari
3 2 (7.14%) Chukwa
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Netezza
1 17 (60.71%) Teradata
2 16 (57.14%) MapR
3 15 (53.57%) Hortonworks
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle
5 6 (21.43%) Sybase
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Intel
7 2 (7.14%) Google
8 1 (3.57%) Greenplum
8 1 (3.57%) Vertica
8 1 (3.57%) Talend
8 1 (3.57%) Informatica
8 1 (3.57%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (3.57%) HP
8 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
8 1 (3.57%) Cognos