Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

Apache Hadoop
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 182 202
Rank change year-on-year +47 +20 -13
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 68 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.20% 0.73% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.26% 2.91% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 31 34
North West median daily rate £600 £525 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.48% +7.18%
10th Percentile £400 £390 £411
90th Percentile £690 £675 £650
England median daily rate £540 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.50 £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -33.70% +22.67% +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 1293 1716 1908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.72% 25.21% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 1139 1208
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £622 £545 £530
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 42
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.14% -12.50% +45.45%
10th Percentile £21.30 £14.38 £18.50
90th Percentile £61.13 £59.31 £57.03
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.75 £27.64
% change year-on-year +15.32% +0.40% +12.82%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +39 42 £550 +15.79% 15
Cheshire +9 11 £438 -30.00%
Lancashire +21 9 £610 -
Merseyside +2 3 £600 +23.08% 2
Hadoop
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 55 (80.88%) Big Data
2 33 (48.53%) Apache Spark
3 31 (45.59%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (44.12%) Python
4 30 (44.12%) Finance
5 28 (41.18%) Java
6 24 (35.29%) Shell Script
7 22 (32.35%) SQL
7 22 (32.35%) Open Source
8 21 (30.88%) Analytics
9 19 (27.94%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (26.47%) Apache Hive
11 17 (25.00%) SAP
11 17 (25.00%) Unix
11 17 (25.00%) Marketing
12 16 (23.53%) DevOps
13 15 (22.06%) Manufacturing
13 15 (22.06%) Electronics
13 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
13 15 (22.06%) TDD
13 15 (22.06%) Scrum
13 15 (22.06%) Programme Management
13 15 (22.06%) Digital Marketing
14 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (19.12%) Data Architecture
16 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
17 11 (16.18%) Linux
17 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
17 11 (16.18%) Scala

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 33 (48.53%) Apache Spark
2 10 (14.71%) SAS
3 4 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.76%) PaaS
3 6 (8.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.94%) tcpdump
1 2 (2.94%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (80.88%) Big Data
2 19 (27.94%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (26.47%) Apache Hive
4 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 10 (14.71%) MongoDB
6 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
7 7 (10.29%) Data Lake
7 7 (10.29%) HBase
7 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
7 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (8.82%) Pentaho
9 5 (7.35%) GIS
10 3 (4.41%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (4.41%) Impala
10 3 (4.41%) OLAP
10 3 (4.41%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
1 10 (14.71%) JIRA
1 10 (14.71%) TeamCity
2 8 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.82%) ERwin
4 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (44.12%) Finance
2 17 (25.00%) Marketing
3 15 (22.06%) Electronics
3 15 (22.06%) Manufacturing
3 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
4 8 (11.76%) Banking
5 7 (10.29%) Retail
6 5 (7.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Architect
2 16 (23.53%) Developer
3 14 (20.59%) Data Architect
4 11 (16.18%) Software Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Data Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Scala Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Consultant
6 9 (13.24%) Hadoop Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Apache Spark Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Java Scala Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (8.82%) Lead Architect
9 6 (8.82%) Lead Data Architect
10 5 (7.35%) Big Data Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Security Consultant
10 5 (7.35%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (7.35%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) Akka
2 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 6 (8.82%) MSMQ
2 6 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (7.35%) HTML
4 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.88%) HTML5
4 4 (5.88%) Kafka
4 4 (5.88%) Node.js
4 4 (5.88%) React
4 4 (5.88%) Web Services
5 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (4.41%) PySpark
6 2 (2.94%) Apache Avro
6 2 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.94%) Spring
7 1 (1.47%) LESS
7 1 (1.47%) Pandas
7 1 (1.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.18%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) PMI
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Unix
2 11 (16.18%) Linux
3 9 (13.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (45.59%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (32.35%) Open Source
3 21 (30.88%) Analytics
4 16 (23.53%) DevOps
5 15 (22.06%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (22.06%) Programme Management
5 15 (22.06%) Scrum
5 15 (22.06%) TDD
6 13 (19.12%) Data Architecture
7 11 (16.18%) BDD
7 11 (16.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (14.71%) Data Governance
8 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
9 9 (13.24%) ETL
9 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.76%) Data Security
10 8 (11.76%) IT Strategy
10 8 (11.76%) ITIL
10 8 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) Python
2 28 (41.18%) Java
3 24 (35.29%) Shell Script
4 22 (32.35%) SQL
5 11 (16.18%) Scala
6 7 (10.29%) C++
7 6 (8.82%) Go
8 5 (7.35%) Clojure
8 5 (7.35%) R
9 4 (5.88%) C
9 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.41%) C#
10 3 (4.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) Data Quality
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Ansible
2 6 (8.82%) Mesos
3 5 (7.35%) Oozie
4 2 (2.94%) Ambari
4 2 (2.94%) Grafana
4 2 (2.94%) Graphite
4 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) SAP
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle
3 8 (11.76%) Informatica
4 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.29%) Tableau
5 6 (8.82%) CA
5 6 (8.82%) Google
6 3 (4.41%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.94%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.94%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.47%) IBM
8 1 (1.47%) Teradata