The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Hadoop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Hadoop
UK / England
Rank 104 160 241
Rank change year-on-year +56 +81  
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 919 739 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.23% 1.51% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.74% 6.75% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 499 323
Median daily rate £500 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -2.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £488 £500
% change year-on-year - -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 £38.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.68% +4.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £38.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +23.68% +4.10%  

Hadoop is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9433 10948 10834
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.86% 22.32% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6420 7409 7063
Median daily rate £450 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 159 146
Median hourly rate £34.24 £32.75 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Hadoop
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Hadoop as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Hadoop in England

Hadoop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hadoop in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hadoop in England

Hadoop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hadoop in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hadoop in England

Hadoop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hadoop in England

Hadoop
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hadoop in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Hadoop in England

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 649 £525 -4.54% 130
South East +48 135 £475 -5.00% 26
East of England +14 34 £410 -7.86% 12
South West +15 31 £500 +13.63% 9
North West +47 30 £500 +11.11% 16
Yorkshire -9 19 £450 -30.76% 10
West Midlands -43 9 - - 3
East Midlands +2 5 £531 +11.84% 2
North East -16 5 £550 -21.42% 2
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 1367 (70.03%) Big Data
2 901 (46.16%) Apache Spark
3 875 (44.83%) Java
4 729 (37.35%) Python
5 713 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
6 653 (33.45%) Apache Hive
7 580 (29.71%) Scala
8 507 (25.97%) SQL
9 455 (23.31%) Finance
10 444 (22.75%) Linux
11 404 (20.70%) Analytics
12 398 (20.39%) DevOps
13 384 (19.67%) Kafka
14 375 (19.21%) HBase
15 352 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
16 349 (17.88%) Banking
17 322 (16.50%) NoSQL
18 295 (15.11%) ETL
19 290 (14.86%) R
20 283 (14.50%) Oracle
21 281 (14.40%) Scrum
21 281 (14.40%) HDFS
22 251 (12.86%) TDD
23 250 (12.81%) MapReduce
24 248 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
25 245 (12.55%) Business Intelligence
26 243 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
27 242 (12.40%) Apache Pig
28 229 (11.73%) Apache
29 224 (11.48%) Cloudera

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 901 (46.16%) Apache Spark
2 242 (12.40%) Apache Pig
3 229 (11.73%) Apache
4 171 (8.76%) Elasticsearch
5 133 (6.81%) SAS
6 70 (3.59%) Confluence
7 60 (3.07%) Apache Solr
8 29 (1.49%) Tomcat
9 26 (1.33%) WebSphere
10 23 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
10 23 (1.18%) SharePoint
11 19 (0.97%) Jupyter
11 19 (0.97%) OpenStack
12 18 (0.92%) nginx
13 13 (0.67%) DataSynapse
13 13 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 10 (0.51%) IIS
14 10 (0.51%) JBoss
15 9 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 9 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.13%) SPSS
3 18 (0.92%) HipChat
3 18 (0.92%) MS Office
4 6 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.20%) GNU Octave
6 3 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.15%) Weka
7 2 (0.10%) Stata
8 1 (0.051%) MS Project
8 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.61%) Adobe Campaign
2 12 (0.61%) Unica
3 7 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.26%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.051%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.051%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.051%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.051%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.051%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 352 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 57 (2.92%) Amazon EMR
5 55 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
6 48 (2.46%) Amazon S3
7 44 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 41 (2.10%) GitHub
9 33 (1.69%) PaaS
10 32 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
11 29 (1.49%) IaaS
12 21 (1.08%) SaaS
13 18 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 15 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
15 8 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
15 8 (0.41%) Office 365
16 5 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 5 (0.26%) Loggly
16 5 (0.26%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.23%) Kerberos
2 54 (2.77%) HTTP
3 51 (2.61%) DNS
4 38 (1.95%) SSH
5 33 (1.69%) LDAP
6 32 (1.64%) VPN
7 30 (1.54%) Firewall
8 25 (1.28%) Internet
9 24 (1.23%) TCP/IP
10 20 (1.02%) SNMP
11 19 (0.97%) OpenLDAP
12 18 (0.92%) OpenVPN
13 17 (0.87%) LAN
13 17 (0.87%) WAN
14 16 (0.82%) ICMP
15 14 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
16 13 (0.67%) IPsec
17 10 (0.51%) Network Security
18 9 (0.46%) iSCSI
18 9 (0.46%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1367 (70.03%) Big Data
2 653 (33.45%) Apache Hive
3 375 (19.21%) HBase
4 322 (16.50%) NoSQL
5 248 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
6 209 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 207 (10.60%) MongoDB
8 206 (10.55%) SQL Server
9 195 (9.99%) PostgreSQL
10 189 (9.68%) Relational Database
11 140 (7.17%) Impala
12 123 (6.30%) Sqoop
13 106 (5.43%) Data Lake
14 84 (4.30%) RDBMS
15 81 (4.15%) MySQL
16 66 (3.38%) QlikView
17 59 (3.02%) Neo4j
17 59 (3.02%) Oracle Database
18 52 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
19 42 (2.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 218 (11.17%) Git (software)
2 205 (10.50%) Jenkins
3 177 (9.07%) JIRA
4 89 (4.56%) Maven
5 53 (2.72%) Talend Open Studio
6 50 (2.56%) JUnit
7 46 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
8 35 (1.79%) Cucumber
9 34 (1.74%) Ant
10 28 (1.43%) TeamCity
11 25 (1.28%) Bitbucket
12 22 (1.13%) Hudson
13 21 (1.08%) Gradle
14 20 (1.02%) SonarQube
14 20 (1.02%) Vagrant
15 19 (0.97%) ERwin
15 19 (0.97%) IntelliJ
15 19 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
15 19 (0.97%) Selenium
15 19 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 455 (23.31%) Finance
2 349 (17.88%) Banking
3 122 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 100 (5.12%) Marketing
5 90 (4.61%) Retail
6 64 (3.28%) Front Office
7 59 (3.02%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.43%) Retail Banking
9 27 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.18%) Electronics
10 23 (1.18%) Legal
11 20 (1.02%) Games
12 18 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
13 12 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.56%) Publishing
15 8 (0.41%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.31%) Automotive
17 4 (0.20%) Advertising
17 4 (0.20%) German Language
17 4 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 637 (32.63%) Developer
2 300 (15.37%) Architect
3 298 (15.27%) Data Engineer
4 239 (12.24%) Big Data Engineer
5 237 (12.14%) Java Developer
6 231 (11.83%) Big Data Developer
7 187 (9.58%) Data Architect
8 176 (9.02%) Hadoop Developer
9 149 (7.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 143 (7.33%) Hadoop Engineer
11 136 (6.97%) Analyst
12 117 (5.99%) Big Data Architect
13 111 (5.69%) Scala Developer
14 110 (5.64%) Consultant
15 109 (5.58%) Administrator
16 104 (5.33%) Data Scientist
17 90 (4.61%) Senior Developer
18 73 (3.74%) Apache Spark Developer
19 66 (3.38%) Python Developer
20 62 (3.18%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (19.67%) Kafka
2 117 (5.99%) Spring
3 111 (5.69%) HTML
4 105 (5.38%) REST
5 97 (4.97%) Web Services
6 93 (4.76%) .NET
7 91 (4.66%) AngularJS
8 81 (4.15%) XML
9 76 (3.89%) CSS
10 70 (3.59%) Akka
11 68 (3.48%) JSON
12 65 (3.33%) HTML5
12 65 (3.33%) Node.js
13 59 (3.02%) Elastic Stack
14 58 (2.97%) Spark Streaming
15 51 (2.61%) JMS
15 51 (2.61%) Middleware
16 46 (2.36%) RabbitMQ
17 44 (2.25%) Apache Avro
17 44 (2.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 204 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (5.84%) Algorithms
3 91 (4.66%) Computer Science
4 56 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 41 (2.10%) Data Structures
6 40 (2.05%) Credit Risk
7 39 (2.00%) User Experience
8 33 (1.69%) Reference Data
9 31 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 31 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
9 31 (1.59%) Mainframe
10 24 (1.23%) Derivative
10 24 (1.23%) Public Cloud
11 22 (1.13%) Data Centre
12 21 (1.08%) Market Risk
12 21 (1.08%) PKI
13 19 (0.97%) Equities
14 18 (0.92%) Fintech
15 17 (0.87%) Replication
16 16 (0.82%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 444 (22.75%) Linux
2 213 (10.91%) Unix
3 104 (5.33%) Windows
4 83 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 66 (3.38%) CentOS
6 37 (1.90%) Ubuntu
7 26 (1.33%) Debian
8 14 (0.72%) Solaris
9 13 (0.67%) RancherOS
9 13 (0.67%) VyOS
10 11 (0.56%) Windows Vista
11 9 (0.46%) Android
11 9 (0.46%) Apple iOS
11 9 (0.46%) CoreOS
12 6 (0.31%) AIX
13 5 (0.26%) MVS
13 5 (0.26%) Windows Server
14 4 (0.20%) Fedora
15 2 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 713 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 404 (20.70%) Analytics
3 398 (20.39%) DevOps
4 295 (15.11%) ETL
5 281 (14.40%) Scrum
6 251 (12.86%) TDD
7 250 (12.81%) MapReduce
8 245 (12.55%) Business Intelligence
9 243 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
10 220 (11.27%) Data Modelling
11 204 (10.45%) Open Source
12 188 (9.63%) Machine Learning
13 150 (7.68%) Microservices
14 129 (6.61%) Data Analytics
15 125 (6.40%) Mathematics
16 117 (5.99%) Continuous Delivery
17 113 (5.79%) BDD
18 111 (5.69%) Data Analysis
19 110 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
19 110 (5.64%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 875 (44.83%) Java
2 729 (37.35%) Python
3 580 (29.71%) Scala
4 507 (25.97%) SQL
5 290 (14.86%) R
6 175 (8.97%) JavaScript
7 139 (7.12%) Bash Shell
8 113 (5.79%) Shell Script
9 102 (5.23%) C#
10 96 (4.92%) Perl
11 71 (3.64%) C++
12 61 (3.13%) Ruby
13 60 (3.07%) C
14 36 (1.84%) PHP
15 31 (1.59%) T-SQL
16 29 (1.49%) MATLAB
17 21 (1.08%) PL/SQL
18 15 (0.77%) PowerShell
19 12 (0.61%) Groovy
19 12 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 196 (10.04%) Security Cleared
2 160 (8.20%) Degree
3 144 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 61 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 44 (2.25%) PhD
6 16 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (0.41%) BC Cleared
8 7 (0.36%) ISEB
9 6 (0.31%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.20%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.20%) SAS Certification
11 3 (0.15%) CISA
11 3 (0.15%) CISM
11 3 (0.15%) CISSP
11 3 (0.15%) MCPD
11 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.15%) RHCE
12 2 (0.10%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.74%) QA
2 67 (3.43%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.46%) MiFID
4 5 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.15%) FedRAMP
6 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.15%) SLA
6 3 (0.15%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.10%) FATCA
7 2 (0.10%) GCP
7 2 (0.10%) IFRS
7 2 (0.10%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.051%) EMIR
8 1 (0.051%) GDPR
System Software
1 281 (14.40%) HDFS
2 194 (9.94%) Docker
3 111 (5.69%) Apache Flume
4 62 (3.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 43 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (1.90%) vCloud
7 25 (1.28%) Active Directory
8 18 (0.92%) Postfix
8 18 (0.92%) Squid
9 17 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (0.61%) NFS
11 9 (0.46%) SRDF
11 9 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (0.41%) Hyper-V
12 8 (0.41%) KVM
12 8 (0.41%) Xen
13 5 (0.26%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.10%) Ceph
14 2 (0.10%) vSphere
15 1 (0.051%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 200 (10.25%) Puppet
2 196 (10.04%) Ansible
3 155 (7.94%) Hadoop YARN
4 133 (6.81%) Opscode Chef
5 114 (5.84%) Oozie
6 89 (4.56%) Kubernetes
7 79 (4.05%) Terraform
8 59 (3.02%) ZABBIX
9 43 (2.20%) Mesos
10 33 (1.69%) Consul
10 33 (1.69%) Kibana
10 33 (1.69%) Packer
11 31 (1.59%) Ambari
12 27 (1.38%) Nagios
13 26 (1.33%) logstash
14 21 (1.08%) Rancher
14 21 (1.08%) SELinux
15 20 (1.02%) yum
16 19 (0.97%) Rsyslog
17 18 (0.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 283 (14.50%) Oracle
2 224 (11.48%) Cloudera
3 192 (9.84%) Hortonworks
4 103 (5.28%) Tableau
5 95 (4.87%) VMware
6 80 (4.10%) Teradata
7 77 (3.94%) Microsoft
8 75 (3.84%) Red Hat
9 59 (3.02%) Informatica
9 59 (3.02%) SAP
10 57 (2.92%) Google
11 55 (2.82%) IBM
12 53 (2.72%) Talend
13 49 (2.51%) Atlassian
14 44 (2.25%) Sybase
15 40 (2.05%) MicroStrategy
16 39 (2.00%) MapR
17 37 (1.90%) AppDynamics
18 36 (1.84%) Ab Initio
19 35 (1.79%) Splunk
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