Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Hadoop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hadoop over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 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.

Apache Hadoop
England > North West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 149 197
Rank change year-on-year +16 +48 -21
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 68 65 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.28% 1.11% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.69% 4.44% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 48 34
North West median daily rate £550 £525 £524
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.24% +10.26%
10th Percentile £400 £379 £375
90th Percentile £623 £624 £693
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £47.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -20.21% +25.33% +2.74%

Hadoop is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,195 1,465 1,769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.44% 24.98% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 997 1,135
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £250
90th Percentile £625 £555 £525
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 39 57
North West median hourly rate £43.05 £38.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.82% -2.53% +25.80%
10th Percentile £14.73 £14.38 £16.25
90th Percentile £64.06 £46.40 £61.15
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.95 £27.37
% change year-on-year +34.90% -5.21% -0.47%

Hadoop
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Hadoop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Hadoop in the North West

Hadoop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hadoop in the North West

Hadoop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hadoop in the North West over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hadoop in the North West

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 38 £550 +8.37% 20
Cheshire 0 18 £425 -20.93% 2
Lancashire +16 5 £400 -
Merseyside +15 4 £563 -4.26% 4
Hadoop
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 56 (82.35%) Big Data
2 40 (58.82%) Python
3 36 (52.94%) Apache Spark
4 30 (44.12%) Java
5 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (35.29%) SQL
7 22 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (29.41%) Finance
9 16 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (22.06%) ETL
10 15 (22.06%) Scrum
11 14 (20.59%) JIRA
11 14 (20.59%) Analytics
11 14 (20.59%) Scala
11 14 (20.59%) Apache Hive
12 13 (19.12%) DevOps
12 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
12 13 (19.12%) TDD
12 13 (19.12%) Apache
13 12 (17.65%) SAP
13 12 (17.65%) Shell Script
13 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (16.18%) Marketing
15 10 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (14.71%) Electronics
15 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
15 10 (14.71%) Programme Management
15 10 (14.71%) Manufacturing
15 10 (14.71%) Linux
15 10 (14.71%) Open Source

Hadoop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 36 (52.94%) Apache Spark
2 13 (19.12%) Apache
3 5 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (7.35%) SAS
4 4 (5.88%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.41%) Confluence
5 3 (4.41%) JBoss
5 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) HipChat
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.41%) PaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (82.35%) Big Data
2 16 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (20.59%) Apache Hive
4 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
5 8 (11.76%) HBase
6 6 (8.82%) OLAP
7 5 (7.35%) GIS
7 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
7 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
7 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (5.88%) Impala
9 3 (4.41%) Data Lake
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.94%) MySQL
10 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (2.94%) PowerCenter
10 2 (2.94%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) JIRA
2 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.88%) JUnit
6 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.41%) gulp
6 3 (4.41%) Selenium
7 2 (2.94%) ERwin
7 2 (2.94%) MSI
8 1 (1.47%) Mockito
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Marketing
3 10 (14.71%) Electronics
3 10 (14.71%) Manufacturing
3 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 9 (13.24%) Banking
5 5 (7.35%) Financial Institution
6 4 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Data Engineer
2 17 (25.00%) Architect
2 17 (25.00%) Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Data Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Big Data Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Hadoop Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Scala Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Security Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Apache Spark Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Lead Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Web Services
2 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
2 6 (8.82%) PySpark
3 4 (5.88%) Kafka
4 3 (4.41%) .NET
4 3 (4.41%) Akka
4 3 (4.41%) HTML
4 3 (4.41%) HTML5
4 3 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (4.41%) Node.js
4 3 (4.41%) React
5 2 (2.94%) JSON
5 2 (2.94%) OAuth
5 2 (2.94%) REST
5 2 (2.94%) SAML
5 2 (2.94%) XML
6 1 (1.47%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.47%) Pandas
6 1 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 9 (13.24%) Unix
3 3 (4.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (22.06%) ETL
3 15 (22.06%) Scrum
4 14 (20.59%) Analytics
5 13 (19.12%) DevOps
5 13 (19.12%) TDD
6 10 (14.71%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (14.71%) Open Source
6 10 (14.71%) Programme Management
7 9 (13.24%) Data Architecture
7 9 (13.24%) Data Science
7 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.29%) BDD
8 7 (10.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (8.82%) MapReduce
10 5 (7.35%) Data Governance
10 5 (7.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) Python
2 30 (44.12%) Java
3 24 (35.29%) SQL
4 14 (20.59%) Scala
5 12 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.82%) R
7 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.35%) C#
8 4 (5.88%) C
8 4 (5.88%) Ruby
9 2 (2.94%) C++
10 1 (1.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Docker
2 4 (5.88%) Apache Flume
3 3 (4.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (4.41%) HDFS
4 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Oozie
2 3 (4.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (4.41%) logstash
2 3 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) Ambari
3 2 (2.94%) Mesos
3 2 (2.94%) Terraform
4 1 (1.47%) Ansible
4 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) SAP
2 8 (11.76%) Cloudera
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 7 (10.29%) Google
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.88%) Informatica
5 3 (4.41%) Ab Initio
5 3 (4.41%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 3 (4.41%) McAfee
5 3 (4.41%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (4.41%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.41%) Splunk
5 3 (4.41%) Symantec
5 3 (4.41%) Tableau
6 2 (2.94%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.94%) CA
6 2 (2.94%) Infoblox
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.94%) Teradata