The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 28 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.

Apache Hadoop
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 116 139
Rank change year-on-year +10 +23  
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 31 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.21% 0.62% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.86% 2.96% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 9
Median daily rate £500 £440 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -19.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £378 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £477 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  
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 South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 452 608 745
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.58% 20.88% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 439 540
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.47% -35.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £16.00 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.25 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

Hadoop
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 South West

Hadoop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hadoop in the South West

Hadoop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hadoop in the South West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hadoop in the South West

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol - 10 £513 - 2
Gloucestershire +4 9 £500 +32.45% 1
Somerset +8 6 £400 -8.57% 5
Dorset - 5 £510 -
Hadoop
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 50 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (56.34%) Big Data
3 35 (49.30%) Java
4 34 (47.89%) Security Cleared
5 24 (33.80%) Python
6 22 (30.99%) DV Cleared
7 21 (29.58%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
8 20 (28.17%) Apache Spark
9 18 (25.35%) Cloudera
10 17 (23.94%) C
11 15 (21.13%) UML
11 15 (21.13%) Data Modelling
11 15 (21.13%) Apache Hive
11 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (19.72%) Mathematics
12 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
12 14 (19.72%) .NET
12 14 (19.72%) TOGAF
12 14 (19.72%) DevOps
13 13 (18.31%) Scrum
13 13 (18.31%) Oracle
13 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
13 13 (18.31%) ITIL
13 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
14 11 (15.49%) C#
14 11 (15.49%) Scala
14 11 (15.49%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (15.49%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared

Hadoop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 20 (28.17%) Apache Spark
2 11 (15.49%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (9.86%) Apache Pig
4 5 (7.04%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.23%) Jupyter
6 2 (2.82%) Apache
6 2 (2.82%) Confluence
6 2 (2.82%) SAS
6 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.41%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.58%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.68%) Amazon S3
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.04%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.23%) GitHub
5 3 (4.23%) IaaS
6 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.41%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (1.41%) BlueKai
7 1 (1.41%) SaaS
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Firewall
1 2 (2.82%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.82%) LDAP
1 2 (2.82%) Network Security
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) SSH
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (56.34%) Big Data
2 15 (21.13%) Apache Hive
3 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
4 9 (12.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (11.27%) MongoDB
6 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (9.86%) HBase
7 6 (8.45%) Pentaho
7 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
8 5 (7.04%) Data Lake
8 5 (7.04%) OLAP
8 5 (7.04%) OLTP
8 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
8 5 (7.04%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (4.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (4.23%) Apache Accumulo
9 3 (4.23%) Neo4j
10 2 (2.82%) OrientDB
10 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.04%) Ant
3 5 (7.04%) JIRA
3 5 (7.04%) Selenium
4 4 (5.63%) ERwin
4 4 (5.63%) MagicDraw
4 4 (5.63%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.23%) LoadRunner
5 3 (4.23%) Maven
5 3 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (4.23%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.23%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.82%) Gradle
6 2 (2.82%) Hudson
General
1 3 (4.23%) Banking
1 3 (4.23%) Finance
1 3 (4.23%) Legal
2 2 (2.82%) Electronics
2 2 (2.82%) Games
2 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.82%) Marketing
2 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Big Data Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Architect
4 9 (12.68%) Data Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Data Architect
7 6 (8.45%) Java Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Big Data Developer
9 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Hadoop Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Traffic Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Python Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) .NET
2 6 (8.45%) JMS
2 6 (8.45%) Kafka
3 5 (7.04%) Lucene
3 5 (7.04%) XML
4 4 (5.63%) Apache Camel
4 4 (5.63%) CSS
4 4 (5.63%) EJB
4 4 (5.63%) HTML
4 4 (5.63%) Java EE
4 4 (5.63%) Node.js
5 3 (4.23%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (4.23%) Ember.js
5 3 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.23%) Spring
6 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (11.27%) Reference Data
2 7 (9.86%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.04%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.04%) Taxonomies
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Blog
5 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.23%) User Experience
6 2 (2.82%) Wiki
7 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Unix
3 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Android
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Debian
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) Software Engineering
3 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (21.13%) Data Modelling
3 15 (21.13%) UML
4 14 (19.72%) DevOps
4 14 (19.72%) Mathematics
4 14 (19.72%) TOGAF
5 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
5 13 (18.31%) ITIL
5 13 (18.31%) Scrum
6 11 (15.49%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (12.68%) Data Management
8 8 (11.27%) Change Management
8 8 (11.27%) Data Architecture
8 8 (11.27%) Data Integration
8 8 (11.27%) MODAF
8 8 (11.27%) Physics
8 8 (11.27%) Requirements Management
8 8 (11.27%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) Java
2 24 (33.80%) Python
3 17 (23.94%) C
4 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.49%) C#
5 11 (15.49%) Scala
6 10 (14.08%) Bash Shell
6 10 (14.08%) C++
7 7 (9.86%) Perl
8 6 (8.45%) Ruby
8 6 (8.45%) SQL
9 2 (2.82%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.82%) R
9 2 (2.82%) SPARQL
9 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.41%) COBOL
10 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 34 (47.89%) Security Cleared
2 22 (30.99%) DV Cleared
3 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
4 9 (12.68%) Degree
5 4 (5.63%) ISEB
6 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) Data Quality
2 6 (8.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) HDFS
2 4 (5.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Ansible
2 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.23%) Oozie
2 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.82%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (2.82%) Kibana
4 1 (1.41%) Puppet
4 1 (1.41%) SELinux
4 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Cloudera
2 13 (18.31%) Oracle
3 6 (8.45%) Informatica
4 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.23%) HP
4 3 (4.23%) MapR
4 3 (4.23%) Nuix
4 3 (4.23%) Splunk
5 2 (2.82%) Google
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Cognos
6 1 (1.41%) ESRI
6 1 (1.41%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.41%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.41%) Tableau
6 1 (1.41%) Talend
6 1 (1.41%) Teradata
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
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