The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Hadoop
UK / Scotland
Rank 98 121 106
Rank change year-on-year +23 -15  
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 9 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.52% 0.35% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 1.75% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 13
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £488 £500
% change year-on-year - -2.50%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 342 513 620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.69% 19.81% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 307 350
Median daily rate £375 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 £14.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.21% -70.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Hadoop
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Hadoop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hadoop in Scotland

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 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
Edinburgh +21 9 £475 +5.55% 6
Hadoop
UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 11 (61.11%) Big Data
2 9 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 8 (44.44%) Cloudera
3 8 (44.44%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) ETL
4 7 (38.89%) Python
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) HBase
5 6 (33.33%) Banking
5 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (33.33%) SAS
5 6 (33.33%) Kafka
5 6 (33.33%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) C
6 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) Teradata
6 5 (27.78%) C++
6 5 (27.78%) Apache Hive
7 4 (22.22%) R
7 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
7 4 (22.22%) PHP
7 4 (22.22%) Data Ingestion
8 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
8 3 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) ArcSight ESM

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Big Data
2 7 (38.89%) HBase
3 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (27.78%) Apache Hive
5 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
6 2 (11.11%) Impala
6 2 (11.11%) OLAP
7 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Administrator
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Designer
1 4 (22.22%) Hadoop Administrator
1 4 (22.22%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Splunk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modeller
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Modeller
4 1 (5.56%) Splunk Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Kafka
2 2 (11.11%) Regular Expression
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Taxonomies
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ETL
2 6 (33.33%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Data Ingestion
5 3 (16.67%) Anomaly Detection
5 3 (16.67%) Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) Master Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) Ontologies
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Data Enrichment
7 1 (5.56%) SIEM
7 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Perl
2 7 (38.89%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C
3 5 (27.78%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) R
5 3 (16.67%) Scala
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
1 3 (16.67%) SANS
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) ArcSight ESM
1 3 (16.67%) QRadar
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (11.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cloudera
2 5 (27.78%) Teradata
3 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) MapR
3 3 (16.67%) Splunk
3 3 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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