Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 152 178
Rank change year-on-year +28 +26 +5
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 63 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.25% 0.67% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.29% 2.82% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 9
Scotland median daily rate £400 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £306 £285 £383
90th Percentile £525 £588 £623
UK median daily rate £537 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +2.19% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £32.75 £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.80% +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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1002 1030 1229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.94% 23.89% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 570 689
Scotland median daily rate £393 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £290 £261 £262
90th Percentile £523 £475 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 7
Scotland median hourly rate £42.70 £42.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.65% +68.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £15.11 £9.37 £10.80
90th Percentile £195.00 £52.00 £49.23
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% -1.75% +14.00%

Hadoop
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Hadoop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hadoop in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 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
Edinburgh +15 36 £413 -21.43% 3
Glasgow +4 25 £375 -16.67% 1
Highlands - 2 £250 -
Hadoop
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 27 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Big Data
3 22 (34.92%) Oracle
4 21 (33.33%) ETL
4 21 (33.33%) Analytics
5 19 (30.16%) Finance
6 18 (28.57%) Teradata
7 16 (25.40%) SQL
7 16 (25.40%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (23.81%) Banking
8 15 (23.81%) Test Automation
9 13 (20.63%) SAS
10 12 (19.05%) Informatica
10 12 (19.05%) Migration
10 12 (19.05%) Java
10 12 (19.05%) Cloudera
10 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (17.46%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
11 11 (17.46%) HTML
11 11 (17.46%) Python
11 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (15.87%) UML
12 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
12 10 (15.87%) Spring
12 10 (15.87%) Scrum
12 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
12 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
13 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell

Hadoop
Co-occurring 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 13 (20.63%) SAS
2 9 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.70%) JBoss
3 8 (12.70%) Jetty
3 8 (12.70%) WebLogic
4 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.17%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.59%) Apache
7 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.59%) npm
2 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) AMQP
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) Big Data
2 16 (25.40%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
4 9 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 8 (12.70%) Couchbase
5 8 (12.70%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.70%) Redis
5 8 (12.70%) Riak
6 6 (9.52%) Apache Hive
7 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
7 5 (7.94%) PowerCenter
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (4.76%) MySQL
9 3 (4.76%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (4.76%) QlikView
9 3 (4.76%) SAP BW
10 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (3.17%) Impala
10 2 (3.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
1 8 (12.70%) Selenium
1 8 (12.70%) Vagrant
2 7 (11.11%) FitNesse
3 4 (6.35%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.59%) ERwin
5 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.59%) JMeter
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Log4j
5 1 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 15 (23.81%) Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (17.46%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Architect
2 11 (17.46%) Data Architect
3 10 (15.87%) Test Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Analytics Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Big Data Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Migration Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Test Data Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Data Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) DBA
8 5 (7.94%) ETL Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Data Migration Architect
9 4 (6.35%) Senior UAT Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) HTML
2 10 (15.87%) Spring
3 9 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 9 (14.29%) HTML5
3 9 (14.29%) JPA
3 9 (14.29%) Kafka
4 8 (12.70%) JMS
5 7 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
5 7 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (4.76%) Middleware
6 3 (4.76%) Web Services
7 2 (3.17%) JDBC
7 2 (3.17%) REST
8 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.59%) CSS
8 1 (1.59%) J2EE
8 1 (1.59%) JNDI
8 1 (1.59%) React
8 1 (1.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 6 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Analytics
2 21 (33.33%) ETL
3 15 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 12 (19.05%) Migration
5 11 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (17.46%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
6 10 (15.87%) Scrum
6 10 (15.87%) UML
7 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 8 (12.70%) BDD
8 8 (12.70%) Computer Security
8 8 (12.70%) Data Migration
8 8 (12.70%) DSDM
8 8 (12.70%) Integration Testing
8 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.70%) RUP
8 8 (12.70%) TDD
8 8 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) SQL
2 12 (19.05%) Java
3 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.46%) Python
4 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 8 (12.70%) Ruby
6 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.17%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) Dart
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Degree
3 3 (4.76%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) COBIT
2 1 (1.59%) GDPR
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Ansible
1 8 (12.70%) Cobbler
1 8 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (12.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle
2 18 (28.57%) Teradata
3 12 (19.05%) Cloudera
3 12 (19.05%) Informatica
4 9 (14.29%) Splunk
5 8 (12.70%) IBM
6 7 (11.11%) TIBCO
7 3 (4.76%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (4.76%) SAP
8 2 (3.17%) Cognos
8 2 (3.17%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow