Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Hadoop Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 722 714 712
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2 +69
Contract jobs requiring a Hadoop Developer 162 186 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 120 119
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.55% -
10th Percentile £387 £398 £425
90th Percentile £675 £780 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +8.24% -10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97824 99914 107019
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64542 65150 68083
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% +4.53% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2932 3310 4089
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

Hadoop Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Hadoop Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hadoop Developer in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Top 11 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 6 months to 22 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
England -10 159 £525 - 4
London -49 107 £544 -1.14% 4
UK excluding London +26 54 £460 +8.24%
South East +20 34 £500 +17.65%
North of England +72 9 £460 +9.85%
North West +20 9 £460 -3.16%
East of England -17 7 £357 -30.73%
Northern Ireland - 2 £365 -
West Midlands +25 1 £350 -6.67%
Midlands +19 1 £350 -12.50%
South West +2 1 £450 +9.09%

Hadoop Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 130 (80.25%) Big Data
3 108 (66.67%) Apache Spark
4 101 (62.35%) Java
5 73 (45.06%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (41.36%) TDD
7 63 (38.89%) HBase
8 55 (33.95%) Kafka
9 51 (31.48%) Finance
9 51 (31.48%) Banking
10 48 (29.63%) Scala
11 45 (27.78%) Scrum
12 41 (25.31%) Apache Hive
13 40 (24.69%) Cloudera
14 39 (24.07%) HDFS
15 37 (22.84%) BDD
16 36 (22.22%) SQL
17 30 (18.52%) Web Services
17 30 (18.52%) REST
18 29 (17.90%) Linux
18 29 (17.90%) JIRA
19 28 (17.28%) Python
19 28 (17.28%) Microservices
20 27 (16.67%) NoSQL
21 26 (16.05%) MapReduce
21 26 (16.05%) Docker
22 25 (15.43%) DevOps
23 24 (14.81%) Spring
24 21 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
25 20 (12.35%) Cucumber

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
1 108 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 18 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 16 (9.88%) Apache
4 14 (8.64%) Confluence
5 9 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.09%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.23%) GemFire
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.62%) CMS
8 1 (0.62%) JBoss
8 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.70%) GitHub
3 4 (2.47%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (2.47%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.85%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.85%) Serverless
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.62%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.62%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.62%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 130 (80.25%) Big Data
3 63 (38.89%) HBase
4 41 (25.31%) Apache Hive
5 27 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 14 (8.64%) Impala
7 13 (8.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (8.02%) Sqoop
8 12 (7.41%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (4.32%) Spark SQL
11 6 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
12 5 (3.09%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (2.47%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (2.47%) Data Lake
13 4 (2.47%) MySQL
13 4 (2.47%) Parquet
13 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (17.90%) JIRA
2 20 (12.35%) Cucumber
3 18 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 14 (8.64%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.94%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.70%) IntelliJ
7 4 (2.47%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.47%) GitLab
7 4 (2.47%) JUnit
8 2 (1.23%) Maven
8 2 (1.23%) Mockito
9 1 (0.62%) Gradle
9 1 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.62%) Xcode
General
1 51 (31.48%) Banking
1 51 (31.48%) Finance
2 17 (10.49%) Investment Banking
3 15 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 13 (8.02%) Marketing
5 12 (7.41%) Electronics
5 12 (7.41%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.32%) Front Office
7 5 (3.09%) Retail
8 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Law
9 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (33.95%) Kafka
2 30 (18.52%) REST
2 30 (18.52%) Web Services
3 24 (14.81%) Spring
4 15 (9.26%) Spring Boot
5 12 (7.41%) JSON
5 12 (7.41%) Samza
6 11 (6.79%) RESTful
7 10 (6.17%) Apache Camel
7 10 (6.17%) Spark Streaming
8 9 (5.56%) Akka
9 7 (4.32%) Apache Avro
9 7 (4.32%) Elastic Stack
9 7 (4.32%) Node.js
10 6 (3.70%) Drools
10 6 (3.70%) Hibernate
11 5 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (3.09%) XML
12 4 (2.47%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.88%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.23%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.62%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (0.62%) Derivative
4 1 (0.62%) Equities
4 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.90%) Linux
2 6 (3.70%) Unix
3 2 (1.23%) Windows
4 1 (0.62%) Android
4 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) CentOS
4 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (45.06%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (41.36%) TDD
3 45 (27.78%) Scrum
4 37 (22.84%) BDD
5 28 (17.28%) Microservices
6 26 (16.05%) MapReduce
7 25 (15.43%) DevOps
8 20 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (10.49%) Analytics
9 17 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (10.49%) ETL
9 17 (10.49%) Multithreading
10 15 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (8.64%) Concurrent Programming
12 12 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (7.41%) OO
12 12 (7.41%) Open Source
12 12 (7.41%) Programme Management
12 12 (7.41%) Workflow
13 11 (6.79%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 101 (62.35%) Java
2 48 (29.63%) Scala
3 36 (22.22%) SQL
4 28 (17.28%) Python
5 10 (6.17%) Shell Script
6 9 (5.56%) HiveQL
7 8 (4.94%) Clojure
8 6 (3.70%) Groovy
9 3 (1.85%) R
10 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.23%) PHP
11 1 (0.62%) C
11 1 (0.62%) C#
11 1 (0.62%) C++
11 1 (0.62%) Jython
11 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (11.73%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.85%) Degree
4 2 (1.23%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.62%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.94%) GDPR
2 4 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.23%) MiFID
4 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 39 (24.07%) HDFS
2 26 (16.05%) Docker
3 18 (11.11%) Apache Flume
4 17 (10.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.62%) vCloud
5 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
2 13 (8.02%) Kubernetes
3 10 (6.17%) Ansible
3 10 (6.17%) Oozie
4 7 (4.32%) Terraform
5 5 (3.09%) Kibana
6 3 (1.85%) logstash
7 2 (1.23%) Apache Slider
8 1 (0.62%) Grafana
8 1 (0.62%) Graphite
8 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.62%) Packer
8 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (24.69%) Cloudera
2 18 (11.11%) Hortonworks
3 12 (7.41%) SAP
4 8 (4.94%) Oracle
5 6 (3.70%) IBM
6 3 (1.85%) SaltStack
6 3 (1.85%) Tableau
7 1 (0.62%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.62%) Google
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.62%) Splunk
7 1 (0.62%) Talend
7 1 (0.62%) VMware