The median contractor rate for a Hadoop Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Hadoop Developer
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 514 502 545
Rank change year-on-year -12 +43  
Contract jobs requiring a Hadoop Developer 91 146 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 108 61
Median daily rate £500 £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -11.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £460 £463
% change year-on-year +5.97% -0.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Hadoop Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Hadoop Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Hadoop Developer in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hadoop Developer in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hadoop Developer over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hadoop Developer in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -8 88 £500 +2.56% 3
London -21 59 £500 -4.76% 1
South East +38 25 £400 -13.51% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 15 £350 -6.66%
Reading - 8 £400 - 1
Berkshire - 8 £400 - 1
Milton Keynes - 7 £350 -
City of London -12 6 £575 +35.29%
Newport - 3 £510 -
Wales - 3 £510 -
South West - 3 £400 -
South Wales - 3 £510 -
Bristol - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £488 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £488 -
East Midlands - 1 £538 -
Somerset - 1 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £538 -
Northampton - 1 £538 -
Thornton Heath - 1 £525 -
Taunton - 1 £400 -
Buckingham - 1 - -

Hadoop Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Hadoop Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Hadoop Developer in the job title.

1 178 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 143 (80.34%) Big Data
3 118 (66.29%) Apache Spark
4 94 (52.81%) Java
5 80 (44.94%) Apache Hive
5 80 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (43.26%) Scala
7 69 (38.76%) Python
8 56 (31.46%) HBase
9 39 (21.91%) Finance
10 37 (20.79%) Cloudera
11 36 (20.22%) Impala
12 35 (19.66%) Oozie
12 35 (19.66%) NoSQL
12 35 (19.66%) ETL
13 34 (19.10%) Banking
14 32 (17.98%) HDFS
15 31 (17.42%) MapReduce
16 30 (16.85%) TDD
17 27 (15.17%) Kafka
18 26 (14.61%) Analytics
18 26 (14.61%) DevOps
19 25 (14.04%) R
19 25 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (13.48%) Apache Pig
21 23 (12.92%) Open Source
21 23 (12.92%) Scrum
22 22 (12.36%) MongoDB
22 22 (12.36%) Hortonworks
23 21 (11.80%) Sqoop

Hadoop Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 118 (66.29%) Apache Spark
2 24 (13.48%) Apache Pig
3 14 (7.87%) Apache
4 10 (5.62%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.12%) Confluence
7 2 (1.12%) SAS
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.56%) GemFire
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.12%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.25%) HTTP
1 4 (2.25%) ICMP
1 4 (2.25%) SSH
1 4 (2.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 143 (80.34%) Big Data
3 80 (44.94%) Apache Hive
4 56 (31.46%) HBase
5 36 (20.22%) Impala
6 35 (19.66%) NoSQL
7 22 (12.36%) MongoDB
8 21 (11.80%) Sqoop
9 19 (10.67%) Data Lake
10 17 (9.55%) Relational Database
11 15 (8.43%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (7.87%) QlikView
13 13 (7.30%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (6.74%) SQL Server
15 8 (4.49%) RDBMS
16 6 (3.37%) Amazon Redshift
17 5 (2.81%) DB2
17 5 (2.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (6.18%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (5.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.49%) JUnit
4 6 (3.37%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.25%) Maven
6 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.69%) JIRA
6 3 (1.69%) Mockito
7 2 (1.12%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.56%) Apache Continuum
8 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.56%) FindBugs
8 1 (0.56%) Gradle
8 1 (0.56%) Selenium
8 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (21.91%) Finance
2 34 (19.10%) Banking
3 9 (5.06%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.37%) Marketing
5 4 (2.25%) Retail
5 4 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.69%) Back Office
6 3 (1.69%) Electronics
6 3 (1.69%) Front Office
6 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.69%) Publishing
7 2 (1.12%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.17%) Kafka
2 20 (11.24%) REST
3 13 (7.30%) Spring
4 11 (6.18%) Web Services
5 9 (5.06%) Apache Avro
6 7 (3.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (3.93%) Apache Camel
6 7 (3.93%) Spring Boot
7 6 (3.37%) HTML
7 6 (3.37%) HTML5
8 5 (2.81%) Akka
8 5 (2.81%) CSS
8 5 (2.81%) CSS3
8 5 (2.81%) Spark Streaming
9 3 (1.69%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (1.69%) Cascading
9 3 (1.69%) JSON
9 3 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.69%) Spring Security
10 2 (1.12%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.18%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.49%) Grid Computing
4 6 (3.37%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.81%) Replication
6 4 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.56%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.56%) Fintech
9 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.55%) Linux
2 8 (4.49%) Unix
3 4 (2.25%) CentOS
3 4 (2.25%) Debian
3 4 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.66%) ETL
3 31 (17.42%) MapReduce
4 30 (16.85%) TDD
5 26 (14.61%) Analytics
5 26 (14.61%) DevOps
6 25 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.92%) Open Source
7 23 (12.92%) Scrum
8 19 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.30%) Microservices
10 12 (6.74%) BDD
10 12 (6.74%) Data Ingestion
10 12 (6.74%) Data Modelling
11 11 (6.18%) Data Analytics
11 11 (6.18%) Risk Management
12 10 (5.62%) Open Source Development
13 9 (5.06%) Data Architecture
13 9 (5.06%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (52.81%) Java
2 77 (43.26%) Scala
3 69 (38.76%) Python
4 25 (14.04%) R
5 20 (11.24%) SQL
6 8 (4.49%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.25%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.25%) C++
7 4 (2.25%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.12%) C
8 2 (1.12%) Groovy
8 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.56%) C#
9 1 (0.56%) Go
9 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby
9 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (7.87%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.30%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.06%) QA
System Software
1 32 (17.98%) HDFS
2 21 (11.80%) Apache Flume
3 12 (6.74%) Docker
4 4 (2.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 35 (19.66%) Oozie
2 12 (6.74%) Hadoop YARN
3 9 (5.06%) Ansible
4 4 (2.25%) SELinux
5 3 (1.69%) Mesos
5 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.69%) Puppet
6 2 (1.12%) Ambari
6 2 (1.12%) Kibana
6 2 (1.12%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 37 (20.79%) Cloudera
2 22 (12.36%) Hortonworks
3 12 (6.74%) Oracle
4 11 (6.18%) Talend
5 10 (5.62%) MicroStrategy
6 9 (5.06%) SAP
7 7 (3.93%) Tableau
8 6 (3.37%) Cognos
8 6 (3.37%) Informatica
9 4 (2.25%) Ab Initio
9 4 (2.25%) Teradata
9 4 (2.25%) Vertica
10 3 (1.69%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.12%) Cadence
11 2 (1.12%) IBM
11 2 (1.12%) MapR
11 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.56%) GoldenSource
12 1 (0.56%) Platfora
12 1 (0.56%) Solace
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