Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 148 196
Rank change year-on-year +6 +48 -42
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 80 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.38% 0.90% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.34% 3.86% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 35 31
North West median daily rate £550 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38% -10.48%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £375
90th Percentile £638 £600 £700
England median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £46.25 £47.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -1.60% +23.68% +46.15%

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 1,261 1,271 1,565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.70% 23.46% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 796 1,015
North West median daily rate £387 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.07% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 56
North West median hourly rate £46.25 £28.75 £38.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.87% -25.57% +10.36%
10th Percentile £13.68 £11.75 £16.25
90th Percentile £56.13 £50.75 £62.00
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.15%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -17 37 £550 +9.18% 22
Cheshire +1 23 £438 +6.71% 3
Merseyside +23 6 £525 -12.50% 5
Lancashire - 1 £600 - 1
Hadoop
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 49 (61.25%) Big Data
2 34 (42.50%) Python
3 31 (38.75%) Apache Spark
4 30 (37.50%) Java
5 26 (32.50%) SQL
6 25 (31.25%) Apache Hive
7 24 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (28.75%) HBase
9 22 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (26.25%) Finance
10 21 (26.25%) DevOps
11 20 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (20.00%) SAS
12 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (20.00%) Analytics
12 16 (20.00%) Cloudera
13 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
13 15 (18.75%) ETL
14 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
14 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
15 13 (16.25%) Apache
16 12 (15.00%) Linux
16 12 (15.00%) Unix
16 12 (15.00%) Data Architecture
17 11 (13.75%) Data Strategy
17 11 (13.75%) Kafka
17 11 (13.75%) MongoDB
17 11 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
17 11 (13.75%) Ansible
17 11 (13.75%) Docker

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 31 (38.75%) Apache Spark
2 16 (20.00%) SAS
3 13 (16.25%) Apache
4 5 (6.25%) Apache Pig
4 5 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.00%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.00%) Confluence
6 3 (3.75%) JBoss
6 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.00%) PaaS
5 3 (3.75%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.75%) Serverless
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (2.50%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (61.25%) Big Data
2 25 (31.25%) Apache Hive
3 23 (28.75%) HBase
4 20 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (13.75%) MongoDB
6 10 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (11.25%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 7 (8.75%) Pentaho
9 7 (8.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 6 (7.50%) Base SAS
10 6 (7.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 5 (6.25%) Data Lake
12 4 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
13 3 (3.75%) OLAP
13 3 (3.75%) Text Mining
13 3 (3.75%) VoltDB
14 2 (2.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.75%) JIRA
4 7 (8.75%) ERwin
5 6 (7.50%) JUnit
6 4 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.75%) CA Release Automation
7 3 (3.75%) gulp
7 3 (3.75%) Hudson
7 3 (3.75%) Mockito
7 3 (3.75%) Selenium
7 3 (3.75%) Subversion
7 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.50%) MSI
9 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.25%) GitLab
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Automotive
3 3 (3.75%) Marketing
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Electronics
4 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Architect
2 18 (22.50%) Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Cloud Architect
4 13 (16.25%) Data Architect
5 12 (15.00%) Data Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Consultant
8 6 (7.50%) Big Data Architect
9 5 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Hadoop Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Lead Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) DevOps Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Administrator
11 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (3.75%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) Kafka
2 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.25%) Web Services
4 3 (3.75%) .NET
4 3 (3.75%) Anaconda
4 3 (3.75%) JSON
4 3 (3.75%) Node.js
4 3 (3.75%) PySpark
4 3 (3.75%) React
4 3 (3.75%) REST
4 3 (3.75%) Spring
5 2 (2.50%) J2EE
5 2 (2.50%) OAuth
5 2 (2.50%) SAML
5 2 (2.50%) XML
6 1 (1.25%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.25%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.25%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Linux
1 12 (15.00%) Unix
2 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.75%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (26.25%) DevOps
3 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.00%) Analytics
4 15 (18.75%) ETL
5 12 (15.00%) Data Architecture
6 11 (13.75%) Data Strategy
7 10 (12.50%) Data Integration
7 10 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.25%) Scrum
8 9 (11.25%) TDD
9 8 (10.00%) Data Management
9 8 (10.00%) Data Security
9 8 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (10.00%) Metadata Management
9 8 (10.00%) Open Source
9 8 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (10.00%) Visualisation
10 7 (8.75%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) Python
2 30 (37.50%) Java
3 26 (32.50%) SQL
4 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
5 10 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 9 (11.25%) Scala
7 8 (10.00%) Ruby
8 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.75%) Java 8
10 2 (2.50%) C#
10 2 (2.50%) Groovy
10 2 (2.50%) R
11 1 (1.25%) C++
11 1 (1.25%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) AWS Certification
1 2 (2.50%) Degree
1 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Docker
2 4 (5.00%) Apache Flume
3 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (3.75%) HDFS
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) Ansible
1 11 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (12.50%) Puppet
3 8 (10.00%) Terraform
4 7 (8.75%) Kubernetes
5 6 (7.50%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (5.00%) Oozie
7 3 (3.75%) Consul
7 3 (3.75%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (3.75%) logstash
7 3 (3.75%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (3.75%) Salt
8 2 (2.50%) Ambari
8 2 (2.50%) Mesos
8 2 (2.50%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.25%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 9 (11.25%) Oracle
3 7 (8.75%) CA
3 7 (8.75%) Informatica
3 7 (8.75%) Tableau
4 6 (7.50%) Google
5 4 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.00%) Hortonworks
5 4 (5.00%) SAP
6 3 (3.75%) Ab Initio
6 3 (3.75%) IBM
6 3 (3.75%) McAfee
6 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.75%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.75%) Splunk
6 3 (3.75%) Symantec
7 2 (2.50%) Infoblox
7 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.50%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.50%) Teradata