Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 889 850 872
Rank change year-on-year -39 +22 +16
Contract jobs citing Mahout 8 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.035% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.034% 0.16% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 12
UK median daily rate £500 £590 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.25% +18.00% -16.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £525 £375
% change year-on-year +28.57% +40.00% -
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 23,534 22,513 23,398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.55% 21.98% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,393 15,462 15,470
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £286
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 266 360
UK median hourly rate £32.24 £31.23 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +11.54% -1.10%
10th Percentile £13.65 £14.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £58.75 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% +25.00% -3.45%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 -37 8 £500 -15.25% 1
London -14 4 £500 -16.67%
South East -15 4 £675 +22.73%
UK excluding London -35 4 £675 +28.57% 1

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 8 (100.00%) Unix
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
1 8 (100.00%) HBase
1 8 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 8 (100.00%) Sqoop
1 8 (100.00%) Oozie
1 8 (100.00%) HDFS
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (87.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (87.50%) Ambari
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) IaaS
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Migration
2 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Hortonworks
4 5 (62.50%) Puppet
4 5 (62.50%) High Availability

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 8 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (87.50%) IaaS
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Kerberos
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) HBase
1 8 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (100.00%) Sqoop
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Impala
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Data Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MapReduce
2 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity
2 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Benchmarking
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) High Availability
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (62.50%) Workload Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Science
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Health Informatics
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Clojure
4 1 (12.50%) Haskell
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 8 (100.00%) HDFS
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (100.00%) Oozie
2 7 (87.50%) Ambari
3 5 (62.50%) Ansible
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Brooklyn
4 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
4 1 (12.50%) Marathon
4 1 (12.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Google
2 6 (75.00%) Hortonworks
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (12.50%) MapR
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat