The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for MapReduce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MapReduce over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MapReduce
England / South East
Rank 232 251 260
Rank change year-on-year +19 +9  
Contract jobs citing MapReduce 21 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 10
Median daily rate £450 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.73% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £357 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MapReduce is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6361 7494 7901
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.62% 81.26% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3684 4608 4336
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 268 286
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

MapReduce
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing MapReduce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MapReduce in the South East

MapReduce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MapReduce in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for MapReduce in the South East

MapReduce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MapReduce in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MapReduce in the South East

MapReduce
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MapReduce within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire - 11 £475 - 1
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £394 -
West Sussex - 2 £425 -
Surrey +3 1 £525 +31.25% 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
MapReduce
England

MapReduce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MapReduce 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 South East region with a requirement for MapReduce.

1 38 (95.00%) Hadoop
2 37 (92.50%) Big Data
3 32 (80.00%) Apache Hive
3 32 (80.00%) Java
4 27 (67.50%) NoSQL
4 27 (67.50%) Apache Spark
5 24 (60.00%) HBase
5 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (55.00%) Scala
6 22 (55.00%) Impala
7 21 (52.50%) Sqoop
8 20 (50.00%) HDFS
9 19 (47.50%) ETL
10 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (42.50%) Oozie
12 16 (40.00%) Cloudera
12 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
12 16 (40.00%) TDD
12 16 (40.00%) Finance
13 13 (32.50%) Scrum
14 12 (30.00%) DB2
14 12 (30.00%) Python
14 12 (30.00%) Apache Pig
14 12 (30.00%) Hortonworks
15 10 (25.00%) Linux
15 10 (25.00%) SQL
15 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
16 9 (22.50%) Ab Initio
16 9 (22.50%) Open Source

MapReduce
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (67.50%) Apache Spark
2 12 (30.00%) Apache Pig
3 5 (12.50%) Apache
4 3 (7.50%) Confluence
4 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.50%) GemFire
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (95.00%) Hadoop
2 37 (92.50%) Big Data
3 32 (80.00%) Apache Hive
4 27 (67.50%) NoSQL
5 24 (60.00%) HBase
6 22 (55.00%) Impala
7 21 (52.50%) Sqoop
8 16 (40.00%) MongoDB
9 12 (30.00%) DB2
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
13 3 (7.50%) Apache Accumulo
13 3 (7.50%) Neo4j
13 3 (7.50%) OLTP
13 3 (7.50%) OrientDB
14 2 (5.00%) Couchbase
14 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (2.50%) PowerPivot
15 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.00%) Gradle
3 5 (12.50%) Ant
3 5 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 4 (10.00%) Hudson
4 4 (10.00%) JIRA
5 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.50%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (5.00%) JUnit
7 1 (2.50%) git-flow
7 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Hadoop Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Data Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Big Data Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) ETL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Kafka
2 6 (15.00%) CSS
2 6 (15.00%) Java EE
3 5 (12.50%) .NET
3 5 (12.50%) EJB
3 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) JMS
3 5 (12.50%) Web Services
3 5 (12.50%) XML
3 5 (12.50%) XSLT
4 4 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
5 2 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Tez
6 1 (2.50%) J2EE
6 1 (2.50%) jQuery
6 1 (2.50%) Middleware
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (2.50%) RESTful
6 1 (2.50%) Spring
6 1 (2.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.50%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (7.50%) Wiki
2 2 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Blog
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) ETL
3 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (40.00%) TDD
5 13 (32.50%) Scrum
6 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
7 9 (22.50%) Open Source
8 7 (17.50%) High Availability
8 7 (17.50%) OO
9 6 (15.00%) Data Architecture
10 5 (12.50%) UML
11 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
12 3 (7.50%) ETL Development
12 3 (7.50%) Logical Data Model
12 3 (7.50%) OOD
12 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) Java
2 22 (55.00%) Scala
3 12 (30.00%) Python
4 10 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) Perl
6 5 (12.50%) C#
6 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.00%) C
8 3 (7.50%) C++
9 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) HDFS
2 6 (15.00%) Apache Flume
3 5 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) Oozie
2 7 (17.50%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.50%) Ambari
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Cloudera
2 12 (30.00%) Hortonworks
3 10 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
4 9 (22.50%) Ab Initio
5 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (7.50%) MapR
7 3 (7.50%) Talend
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco
8 1 (2.50%) SAP
8 1 (2.50%) Teradata
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