Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Mahout skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mahout over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 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 Mahout
UK
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 849 833 849
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16 +38
Contract jobs citing Mahout 14 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.043% 0.024%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.063% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 42 12
UK median daily rate £500 £608 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.70% +18.54% -14.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +35.00% -4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mahout 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22,136 22,128 21,626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.33% 21.82% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,239 15,385 14,448
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 258 309
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +20.00% -0.90%
10th Percentile £13.05 £15.12 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.06 £57.06 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% +50.00% -9.09%

Mahout
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mahout as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mahout in the UK

Mahout
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mahout in the UK

Mahout
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mahout over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mahout in the UK

Mahout
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mahout within the UK over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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 -27 14 £500 -17.70% 2
London -17 10 £500 -18.70% 1
South East +3 4 £675 +35.00%
UK excluding London -24 4 £675 +35.00% 1

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mahout also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Mahout.

1 14 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 14 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 14 (100.00%) HBase
1 14 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 14 (100.00%) Big Data
1 14 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 14 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 14 (100.00%) Oozie
1 14 (100.00%) HDFS
1 14 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (64.29%) Unix
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Google
3 9 (64.29%) Migration
3 9 (64.29%) Business Continuity
3 9 (64.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (64.29%) DevOps
3 9 (64.29%) Ambari
3 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (64.29%) Sqoop
3 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (64.29%) IaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Workload Management
4 5 (35.71%) Parquet
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon Athena

Mahout
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 14 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (64.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (64.29%) IaaS
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon S3
3 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 14 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 14 (100.00%) Big Data
1 14 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 14 (100.00%) HBase
2 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
2 9 (64.29%) Sqoop
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon Athena
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (35.71%) Impala
3 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Parquet
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Big Data Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Data Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Apache Avro
1 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
1 5 (35.71%) Kafka
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MapReduce
2 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (64.29%) Business Continuity
3 9 (64.29%) DevOps
3 9 (64.29%) Migration
3 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (35.71%) Benchmarking
4 5 (35.71%) High Availability
4 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
4 5 (35.71%) Workload Management
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) RUP
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C
1 5 (35.71%) C++
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 14 (100.00%) HDFS
2 5 (35.71%) Apache Flume
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 14 (100.00%) Oozie
2 9 (64.29%) Ambari
3 5 (35.71%) Ansible
3 5 (35.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Google
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Hortonworks
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle