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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sqoop
Rank 590 565 584
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Contract jobs citing Sqoop 23 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.023% 0.007%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.10% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 2
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£775 £450 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% +4.95%
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
11965 11995 11409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.50% 22.87% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7822 7372 6646
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 £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 241 298
Average hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.12 £14.50 £15.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

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 October 2014.

Sqoop Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sqoop
Top 6 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 October 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
England -16 23 £775 +72.22% 4
London +6 22 £775 +72.22% 3
City of London +16 2 £550 +22.22%
South East - 1 - - 1
Staines - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Sqoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 32 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 32 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 32 (100.00%) Big Data
2 25 (78.13%) MapReduce
2 25 (78.13%) HBase
2 25 (78.13%) Apache Flume
2 25 (78.13%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (75.00%) Mahout
3 24 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 24 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 23 (71.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 23 (71.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 23 (71.88%) Analytics
4 23 (71.88%) Couchbase
4 23 (71.88%) HDFS
4 23 (71.88%) Oozie
5 22 (68.75%) Teradata
5 22 (68.75%) Netezza
5 22 (68.75%) HCatalog
5 22 (68.75%) Ambari
5 22 (68.75%) Visualisation
5 22 (68.75%) Oracle Exadata
6 21 (65.63%) MapR
6 21 (65.63%) MarkLogic
6 21 (65.63%) Hortonworks
6 21 (65.63%) Riak
7 20 (62.50%) Banking
8 18 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (34.38%) C#
10 10 (31.25%) SQL

Sqoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Spark
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) SAS
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 32 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 32 (100.00%) Big Data
2 25 (78.13%) HBase
2 25 (78.13%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 24 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 24 (75.00%) Mahout
4 23 (71.88%) Couchbase
4 23 (71.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 22 (68.75%) Oracle Exadata
5 22 (68.75%) HCatalog
6 21 (65.63%) Riak
6 21 (65.63%) MarkLogic
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.88%) DB2
9 4 (12.50%) Impala
10 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
10 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
10 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Architect
2 14 (43.75%) Enterprise Architect
3 8 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 7 (21.88%) Big Data Architect
5 5 (15.63%) Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Big Data Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Database Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) ETL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Scala Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) Lucene
2 1 (3.13%) Ajax
2 1 (3.13%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) Memcached
2 1 (3.13%) D3.js
2 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Avro
2 1 (3.13%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.38%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Informatics
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) MapReduce
2 23 (71.88%) Analytics
3 18 (56.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) Benchmarking
4 5 (15.63%) ETL
4 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Machine Learning
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) People Management
7 1 (3.13%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.13%) BDD
7 1 (3.13%) Parallel Processing
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.13%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C#
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) Scala
5 2 (6.25%) R
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 25 (78.13%) Apache Flume
2 23 (71.88%) HDFS
2 23 (71.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (71.88%) Oozie
2 22 (68.75%) Ambari
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Teradata
1 22 (68.75%) Netezza
2 21 (65.63%) Hortonworks
2 21 (65.63%) MapR
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle
4 7 (21.88%) Sybase
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) Intel
6 2 (6.25%) Talend
7 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.13%) Informatica
7 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.13%) Cognos
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