Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 Mahout
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 869 877
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8 -15
Contract jobs citing Mahout 32 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.018% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.081% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 5
UK median daily rate £595 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.00% -16.67% -22.58%
10th Percentile £460 £293 £449
90th Percentile £648 £573 £654
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £375 -
% change year-on-year +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 22595 23511 26618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.09% 22.60% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15446 15594 17543
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.51%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 366 411
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.54% -2.83% +16.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.13 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £52.09 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.20% -6.07% +33.33%

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 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mahout in the UK

Mahout
Top 5 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 20 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 +40 32 £595 +19.00% 7
London -2 23 £600 +20.00% 5
UK excluding London +36 9 £525 +40.00% 2
East of England -13 6 £506 -
South East +5 3 £550 +89.66%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mahout also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mahout.

1 31 (96.88%) Hadoop
2 28 (87.50%) Big Data
3 25 (78.13%) Apache Spark
4 24 (75.00%) HBase
4 24 (75.00%) Apache Hive
5 22 (68.75%) Apache Pig
6 17 (53.13%) MapReduce
7 16 (50.00%) MongoDB
7 16 (50.00%) Machine Learning
8 15 (46.88%) Analytics
8 15 (46.88%) SQL
8 15 (46.88%) Apache
9 13 (40.63%) Python
9 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (40.63%) Open Source
9 13 (40.63%) R
10 11 (34.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (34.38%) Cloudera
10 11 (34.38%) MLlib
11 10 (31.25%) HDFS
11 10 (31.25%) Impala
11 10 (31.25%) Data Analytics
11 10 (31.25%) ETL
11 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
12 9 (28.13%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (28.13%) Scala
12 9 (28.13%) Natural Language Processing
13 8 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
13 8 (25.00%) Business Analytics
13 8 (25.00%) Information Retrieval

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 25 (78.13%) Apache Spark
2 22 (68.75%) Apache Pig
3 15 (46.88%) Apache
4 8 (25.00%) SAS
5 7 (21.88%) Jupyter
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) SPSS
2 1 (3.13%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (96.88%) Hadoop
2 28 (87.50%) Big Data
3 24 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 24 (75.00%) HBase
4 16 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 11 (34.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (31.25%) Impala
7 6 (18.75%) BigQuery
7 6 (18.75%) Neo4j
7 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
9 4 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (6.25%) MySQL
10 2 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 6 (18.75%) Banking
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Data Scientist
2 9 (28.13%) Big Data Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Data Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Lead Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Artificial Intelligence Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Data Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Big Data Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Big Data Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Hadoop Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) MLlib
2 9 (28.13%) Natural Language Processing
3 8 (25.00%) Web Services
4 7 (21.88%) Pandas
4 7 (21.88%) scikit-learn
5 6 (18.75%) Spark Streaming
6 5 (15.63%) Kafka
6 5 (15.63%) Matplotlib
6 5 (15.63%) NumPy
6 5 (15.63%) Seaborn
7 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (9.38%) D3.js
9 2 (6.25%) Bokeh
9 2 (6.25%) GraphX
9 2 (6.25%) PyMC3
9 2 (6.25%) TensorFlow
9 2 (6.25%) UIMA
10 1 (3.13%) Cascading
10 1 (3.13%) JSON
10 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Robotics
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.25%) Fintech
6 1 (3.13%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) MapReduce
2 16 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 15 (46.88%) Analytics
4 13 (40.63%) Open Source
5 10 (31.25%) Data Analytics
5 10 (31.25%) ETL
6 9 (28.13%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (25.00%) Business Analytics
7 8 (25.00%) Content Management
7 8 (25.00%) CRM
7 8 (25.00%) Information Management
7 8 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
7 8 (25.00%) Ontologies
7 8 (25.00%) RDF
8 6 (18.75%) Data Munging
8 6 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (18.75%) Use Case
8 6 (18.75%) Visualisation
9 4 (12.50%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) Python
2 13 (40.63%) R
3 9 (28.13%) Scala
4 8 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 8 (25.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) HDFS
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Flume
3 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Mesos
2 1 (3.13%) Ambari
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Cloudera
2 8 (25.00%) IBM
2 8 (25.00%) Teradata
3 7 (21.88%) Hortonworks
4 6 (18.75%) Google
4 6 (18.75%) MapR
5 5 (15.63%) Blue Prism
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle
5 5 (15.63%) Tableau
6 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) Adobe
7 1 (3.13%) Brandwatch