Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 141 164
Rank change year-on-year -3 +23 +32
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 68 65 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.20% 1.19% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.57% 5.09% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 63 41
North West median daily rate £600 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +7.69%
10th Percentile £400 £400 £413
90th Percentile £781 £625 £675
England median daily rate £550 £550 £528
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -23.91% +29.49%

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 1,220 1,277 1,532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.55% 23.40% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 908 1,053
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £625 £556
England median daily rate £484 £470 £428
% change year-on-year +2.98% +9.81% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 42
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.16% +30.96% -14.54%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.73 £14.38
90th Percentile £47.50 £64.06 £57.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.31 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.79% +11.82% -6.67%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -26 28 £456 -17.05% 9
Lancashire +1 25 £700 +14.75% 4
Cheshire +2 8 £500 +5.26% 3
Merseyside -4 4 £638 +4.08%
Hadoop
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 42 (61.76%) Big Data
2 29 (42.65%) Cloudera
3 28 (41.18%) Apache Hive
4 25 (36.76%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (35.29%) Apache Spark
6 21 (30.88%) DevOps
6 21 (30.88%) Hortonworks
6 21 (30.88%) SQL
7 17 (25.00%) Java
7 17 (25.00%) Oracle
8 16 (23.53%) Python
9 15 (22.06%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (20.59%) Unix
10 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (19.12%) HBase
12 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
12 12 (17.65%) Linux
13 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (16.18%) Impala
13 11 (16.18%) Analytics
14 10 (14.71%) Jenkins
14 10 (14.71%) Kafka
14 10 (14.71%) Scala
14 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
15 9 (13.24%) Web Services
15 9 (13.24%) MySQL
15 9 (13.24%) Data Architecture
15 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
15 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
15 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure

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 24 (35.29%) Apache Spark
2 8 (11.76%) SAS
3 5 (7.35%) Apache
3 5 (7.35%) Confluence
4 3 (4.41%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.76%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.47%) CloudBees
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) DNS
1 3 (4.41%) ICMP
1 3 (4.41%) Network Security
1 3 (4.41%) SSL
1 3 (4.41%) VPN
2 2 (2.94%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (61.76%) Big Data
2 28 (41.18%) Apache Hive
3 15 (22.06%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (19.12%) HBase
5 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
6 11 (16.18%) Impala
7 9 (13.24%) MySQL
8 7 (10.29%) Data Lake
8 7 (10.29%) Pentaho
9 6 (8.82%) MongoDB
9 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
9 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
10 5 (7.35%) Ingres
10 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
10 5 (7.35%) Sqoop
11 4 (5.88%) Base SAS
11 4 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (5.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 4 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.82%) JIRA
4 3 (4.41%) Artifactory
4 3 (4.41%) ERwin
5 2 (2.94%) RStudio
5 2 (2.94%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.47%) Hudson
6 1 (1.47%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (1.47%) Selenium
6 1 (1.47%) Subversion
6 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Data Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) Architect
2 13 (19.12%) Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Data Architect
3 9 (13.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Hadoop Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Apache Spark Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Cloud Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Hadoop Architect
8 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) Kafka
2 9 (13.24%) Web Services
3 3 (4.41%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.41%) Sensu
3 3 (4.41%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (2.94%) Anaconda
5 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Avro
5 1 (1.47%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (1.47%) J2EE
5 1 (1.47%) LDAP
5 1 (1.47%) Node.js
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.47%) PySpark
5 1 (1.47%) React
5 1 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Fintech
3 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Unix
2 12 (17.65%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) CentOS
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) DevOps
2 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) Analytics
3 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (14.71%) Data Modelling
5 9 (13.24%) Data Architecture
6 8 (11.76%) ETL
6 8 (11.76%) Migration
6 8 (11.76%) Open Source
6 8 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.82%) Data Strategy
8 6 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 6 (8.82%) Scrum
9 5 (7.35%) BDD
9 5 (7.35%) Data Governance
9 5 (7.35%) Data Science
10 4 (5.88%) Data Analytics
10 4 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.88%) SQL
2 17 (25.00%) Java
3 16 (23.53%) Python
4 10 (14.71%) Scala
5 8 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.94%) R
7 2 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.47%) Java 8
8 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) CCA
3 2 (2.94%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) Docker
1 9 (13.24%) HDFS
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Terraform
2 7 (10.29%) Ansible
2 7 (10.29%) Kubernetes
3 5 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.35%) Puppet
4 2 (2.94%) Oozie
5 1 (1.47%) Ambari
5 1 (1.47%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.47%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.47%) Nagios
5 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Cloudera
2 21 (30.88%) Hortonworks
3 17 (25.00%) Oracle
4 6 (8.82%) Tableau
5 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.41%) Gemalto
6 3 (4.41%) Informatica
6 3 (4.41%) Talend
6 3 (4.41%) Teradata
7 2 (2.94%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.94%) Actuate
7 2 (2.94%) CA
7 2 (2.94%) Cognos
7 2 (2.94%) MapR
7 2 (2.94%) SAP
8 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.47%) BMC
8 1 (1.47%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com