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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sqoop
Rank 575 559 557
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 17 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.021% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.095% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 2
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£525 £450 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £490 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - -
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
11385 11624 10887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.99% 22.71% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7570 7136 6619
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 £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 258 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.40 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £48.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 2014.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 3 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 24 December 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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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 -23 16 £525 +16.66% 2
London +16 13 £488 +8.33% 2
City of London +8 3 £600 +33.33%

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 43 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 43 (100.00%) Apache Hive
2 36 (83.72%) Big Data
3 32 (74.42%) Apache Flume
4 29 (67.44%) MongoDB
4 29 (67.44%) Oozie
4 29 (67.44%) HDFS
5 28 (65.12%) NoSQL
5 28 (65.12%) MapReduce
6 27 (62.79%) HBase
7 26 (60.47%) Analytics
8 25 (58.14%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (58.14%) Ambari
8 25 (58.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 25 (58.14%) Mahout
8 25 (58.14%) Hortonworks
8 25 (58.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 24 (55.81%) Couchbase
9 24 (55.81%) MapR
9 24 (55.81%) HCatalog
9 24 (55.81%) Teradata
10 23 (53.49%) Oracle Exadata
10 23 (53.49%) Riak
10 23 (53.49%) Visualisation
10 23 (53.49%) Netezza
11 22 (51.16%) MarkLogic
12 20 (46.51%) Banking
13 16 (37.21%) SQL
13 16 (37.21%) Oracle
14 15 (34.88%) Business Intelligence

Sqoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (32.56%) Apache Pig
2 6 (13.95%) Apache Spark
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (9.30%) SAS
5 3 (6.98%) Apache
6 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) LAN
1 5 (11.63%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 43 (100.00%) Apache Hive
2 36 (83.72%) Big Data
3 29 (67.44%) MongoDB
4 28 (65.12%) NoSQL
5 27 (62.79%) HBase
6 25 (58.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (58.14%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (58.14%) Mahout
7 24 (55.81%) Couchbase
7 24 (55.81%) HCatalog
8 23 (53.49%) Oracle Exadata
8 23 (53.49%) Riak
9 22 (51.16%) MarkLogic
10 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.60%) DB2
12 5 (11.63%) Impala
13 2 (4.65%) Pentaho
14 1 (2.33%) MySQL
14 1 (2.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (46.51%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Architect
2 14 (32.56%) Enterprise Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Data Architect
4 10 (23.26%) Developer
4 10 (23.26%) Big Data Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Hadoop Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Consultant
6 5 (11.63%) Big Data Consultant
6 5 (11.63%) Data Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Lead Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Programmer
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Trainer
9 1 (2.33%) Scala Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) Lucene
2 1 (2.33%) HTML5
2 1 (2.33%) D3.js
2 1 (2.33%) Kafka
2 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.33%) Cascading
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Visualisation
2 6 (13.95%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Informatics
3 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) MapReduce
2 26 (60.47%) Analytics
3 15 (34.88%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.95%) Benchmarking
4 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.98%) TDD
5 3 (6.98%) ETL
6 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.65%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) BDD
7 1 (2.33%) Parallel Processing
7 1 (2.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.33%) Information Management
7 1 (2.33%) Release Management
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.33%) OOP
7 1 (2.33%) OO
7 1 (2.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) C#
3 9 (20.93%) Java
4 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.30%) Python
5 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.98%) Scala
6 3 (6.98%) R
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) MCT
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Apache Flume
2 29 (67.44%) HDFS
3 25 (58.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 29 (67.44%) Oozie
2 25 (58.14%) Ambari
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Hortonworks
2 24 (55.81%) MapR
2 24 (55.81%) Teradata
3 23 (53.49%) Netezza
4 16 (37.21%) Oracle
5 8 (18.60%) Sybase
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco
6 5 (11.63%) Intel
7 4 (9.30%) Informatica
7 4 (9.30%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.33%) Talend
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.33%) HP
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