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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sqoop
Rank 611 588 584
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 22 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.039% 0.006%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.18% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 1
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£550 £775 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +29.16%
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
13213 11976 11661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.61% 21.44% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8689 7440 7215
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 181 204
Average hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £13.67 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.27 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 2015.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 16 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 4 September 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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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 -4 22 £550 -29.03% 7
London +1 16 £550 -29.03% 3
City of London +7 2 £360 -34.54% 3
East of England - 2 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £450 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £450 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £550 - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £550 - 2
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 2

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 34 (91.89%) Hadoop
2 32 (86.49%) Big Data
3 31 (83.78%) Apache Pig
4 28 (75.68%) Apache Hive
5 23 (62.16%) Java
6 21 (56.76%) HDFS
7 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (48.65%) SQL
8 16 (43.24%) Oracle
9 15 (40.54%) Impala
10 14 (37.84%) HBase
10 14 (37.84%) Apache Flume
11 13 (35.14%) Cloudera
11 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
11 13 (35.14%) Scrum
11 13 (35.14%) Apache Spark
12 12 (32.43%) Scala
12 12 (32.43%) MapReduce
13 9 (24.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (24.32%) Python
14 8 (21.62%) OO
14 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
14 8 (21.62%) R
14 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
14 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (18.92%) Analytics
15 7 (18.92%) ETL
15 7 (18.92%) SAS
15 7 (18.92%) UNIX

Sqoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (83.78%) Apache Pig
2 13 (35.14%) Apache Spark
3 7 (18.92%) SAS
4 5 (13.51%) Apache
5 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.70%) IPython
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SPSS
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (91.89%) Hadoop
2 32 (86.49%) Big Data
3 28 (75.68%) Apache Hive
4 15 (40.54%) Impala
5 14 (37.84%) HBase
6 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
7 9 (24.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
8 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
9 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
11 5 (13.51%) DB2
12 4 (10.81%) Mahout
12 4 (10.81%) Triplestore
13 3 (8.11%) Couchbase
14 2 (5.41%) HCatalog
14 2 (5.41%) Pentaho
14 2 (5.41%) MySQL
15 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) RStudio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Hadoop Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Architect
4 8 (21.62%) Data Architect
5 7 (18.92%) Big Data Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Programmer
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Data Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Big Data Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Trainer
9 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) MLlib
2 3 (8.11%) Kafka
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) JSON
3 2 (5.41%) RESTful
3 2 (5.41%) Cascading
4 1 (2.70%) RHadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Tika
4 1 (2.70%) D3.js
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) JDBC
4 1 (2.70%) XSLT
4 1 (2.70%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.41%) Wiki
2 2 (5.41%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) UNIX
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 12 (32.43%) MapReduce
4 8 (21.62%) OO
4 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (18.92%) ETL
5 7 (18.92%) Analytics
6 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.51%) TDD
8 4 (10.81%) Data Architecture
8 4 (10.81%) Open Source
9 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (5.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) Scala
4 9 (24.32%) Python
5 8 (21.62%) R
6 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.11%) Korn
7 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.41%) Perl
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.70%) Jython
9 1 (2.70%) C#
9 1 (2.70%) Pig Latin
9 1 (2.70%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) MCT
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) HDFS
2 14 (37.84%) Apache Flume
3 2 (5.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.70%) NFS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.70%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Oozie
2 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) logstash
3 1 (2.70%) Kibana
3 1 (2.70%) Chukwa
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.70%) Ambari
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) Cloudera
3 5 (13.51%) Netezza
4 4 (10.81%) Informatica
4 4 (10.81%) Teradata
5 3 (8.11%) Greenplum
5 3 (8.11%) Vertica
5 3 (8.11%) Talend
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.41%) Cognos
6 2 (5.41%) MapR
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Sybase
7 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.70%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.70%) Alteryx
7 1 (2.70%) Splunk
7 1 (2.70%) Tableau
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