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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Hadoop
England / North West
Rank 107 145 107
Rank change year-on-year +38 -38  
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 30 13 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.17% 0.34% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.80% 1.63% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 34
Median daily rate £500 £450 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -26.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £423 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £485 £500
% change year-on-year +0.51% -3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 625 796 801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 24.41% 20.85% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 502 464
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £57.75 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

Hadoop
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 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
Manchester +37 19 £500 -23.07% 15
Cheshire +35 7 £380 -7.87% 3
Merseyside -6 1 £600 +33.33%
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 44 (72.13%) Big Data
2 27 (44.26%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (44.26%) Java
3 25 (40.98%) Open Source
4 23 (37.70%) Python
5 22 (36.07%) Apache Spark
6 18 (29.51%) DevOps
7 17 (27.87%) Scala
7 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (26.23%) Finance
9 14 (22.95%) Puppet
9 14 (22.95%) Apache Hive
9 14 (22.95%) Analytics
10 13 (21.31%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (21.31%) SAP
11 12 (19.67%) ETL
11 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
11 12 (19.67%) Electronics
11 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
11 12 (19.67%) Programme Management
11 12 (19.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 12 (19.67%) Google
11 12 (19.67%) Marketing
11 12 (19.67%) Digital Marketing
11 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (18.03%) BDD
12 11 (18.03%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (18.03%) C

Hadoop
Top Related 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 22 (36.07%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.56%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.92%) SAS
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.64%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) Jetty
5 1 (1.64%) nginx
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (19.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.64%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 27 (44.26%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (18.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (14.75%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (6.56%) PaaS
6 3 (4.92%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (4.92%) Office 365
7 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.28%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.28%) IaaS
7 2 (3.28%) SaaS
7 2 (3.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.64%) DHCP
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) tcpdump
2 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (72.13%) Big Data
2 14 (22.95%) Apache Hive
3 9 (14.75%) Amazon Redshift
3 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (11.48%) Amazon QuickSight
6 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
7 5 (8.20%) HBase
7 5 (8.20%) Impala
7 5 (8.20%) Spark SQL
8 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.92%) Data Mining
9 3 (4.92%) HDInsight
9 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (3.28%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.64%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.64%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Electronics
2 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
2 12 (19.67%) Marketing
2 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Data Engineer
2 18 (29.51%) Big Data Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) Architect
4 10 (16.39%) Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Hadoop Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Data Architect
6 7 (11.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Apache Spark Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Principal Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Big Data Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Dashboard Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Principal Data Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) Kafka
2 5 (8.20%) Spark Streaming
3 4 (6.56%) .NET
4 2 (3.28%) J2EE
4 2 (3.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Avro
5 1 (1.64%) EJB
5 1 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.64%) REST
5 1 (1.64%) Swing
5 1 (1.64%) SWT
5 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) PKI
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Unix
2 8 (13.11%) Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Open Source
2 18 (29.51%) DevOps
3 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.87%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (22.95%) Analytics
5 13 (21.31%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (19.67%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (19.67%) ETL
6 12 (19.67%) Programme Management
7 11 (18.03%) BDD
8 10 (16.39%) TDD
9 7 (11.48%) Data Modelling
9 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.84%) ITIL
11 5 (8.20%) Data Governance
11 5 (8.20%) Data Management
11 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
12 4 (6.56%) Dashboard Development
12 4 (6.56%) Data Architecture
12 4 (6.56%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 27 (44.26%) Java
2 23 (37.70%) Python
3 17 (27.87%) Scala
4 11 (18.03%) C
5 9 (14.75%) SQL
6 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.20%) C#
8 4 (6.56%) C++
9 2 (3.28%) F#
9 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.64%) Clojure
10 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) R
10 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
1 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.64%) RHCE
1 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) HDFS
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Puppet
2 11 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (13.11%) Ansible
4 2 (3.28%) Salt
4 2 (3.28%) Terraform
5 1 (1.64%) Grafana
5 1 (1.64%) Graphite
5 1 (1.64%) SELinux
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) SAP
2 12 (19.67%) Google
3 7 (11.48%) MapR
4 6 (9.84%) Cloudera
5 4 (6.56%) Talend
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle
6 3 (4.92%) Splunk
7 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.28%) Sybase
8 1 (1.64%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.64%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) Informatica
8 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.64%) Sun
8 1 (1.64%) Tableau
8 1 (1.64%) Teradata
8 1 (1.64%) Twitter
8 1 (1.64%) VMware
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