Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of MapR products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MapR over the 6 months to 20 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within MapR Technologies, Inc.

MapR
UK
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 784 809 908
Rank change year-on-year +25 +99 -24
Contract jobs citing MapR 103 51 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.053% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.12% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 26 10
UK median daily rate £625 £600 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +23.08% -15.22%
10th Percentile £441 £419 £296
90th Percentile £700 £725 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £469 £500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MapR is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,001 41,818 48,841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.07% 43.71% 45.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,694 25,580 29,967
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £610 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,570 1,379 1,645
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.50 £43.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year - -5.04% +2.21%

MapR
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MapR in the UK

MapR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MapR in the UK

MapR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MapR over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MapR in the UK

MapR
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 MapR within the UK over the 6 months to 20 August 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 +41 102 £625 +4.17% 13
London +23 75 £625 - 7
UK excluding London -28 27 £475 +1.33% 6
North of England -14 14 £483 - 2
Yorkshire 0 13 £440 - 1
South East -15 9 £475 +8.57%
East of England -9 2 £575 +17.95%
Scotland -40 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - - 2
North West - 1 £600 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MapR 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 MapR.

1 65 (63.11%) Big Data
2 55 (53.40%) Hadoop
3 42 (40.78%) HBase
4 41 (39.81%) Front Office
5 40 (38.83%) Apache Spark
6 39 (37.86%) C#
7 38 (36.89%) Java
8 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (32.04%) .NET
9 33 (32.04%) Scala
10 32 (31.07%) NoSQL
10 32 (31.07%) Cloudera
10 32 (31.07%) SQL Server
11 31 (30.10%) SQL
12 30 (29.13%) OOP
12 30 (29.13%) OO
12 30 (29.13%) Kafka
12 30 (29.13%) Apache Hive
13 29 (28.16%) R
14 28 (27.18%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (27.18%) Python
14 28 (27.18%) Finance
15 27 (26.21%) Apache
15 27 (26.21%) Hortonworks
16 24 (23.30%) Relational Database
16 24 (23.30%) HTML
16 24 (23.30%) Banking
17 23 (22.33%) Investment Banking
18 20 (19.42%) Algorithms
19 19 (18.45%) Linux

MapR
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 40 (38.83%) Apache Spark
2 27 (26.21%) Apache
3 6 (5.83%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.88%) SAS
5 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.91%) PaaS
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.97%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.97%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (0.97%) IaaS
5 1 (0.97%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Kerberos
1 7 (6.80%) RTMP
2 3 (2.91%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (63.11%) Big Data
2 55 (53.40%) Hadoop
3 42 (40.78%) HBase
4 32 (31.07%) NoSQL
4 32 (31.07%) SQL Server
5 30 (29.13%) Apache Hive
6 24 (23.30%) Relational Database
7 17 (16.50%) MongoDB
8 16 (15.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (14.56%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (13.59%) RDBMS
11 12 (11.65%) Impala
12 7 (6.80%) Data Lake
12 7 (6.80%) MySQL
13 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (4.85%) OLTP
14 4 (3.88%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (1.94%) Apache Kudu
15 2 (1.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Artifactory
2 6 (5.83%) Bitbucket
3 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.94%) GitLab
5 2 (1.94%) JUnit
5 2 (1.94%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.97%) AnthillPro
6 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.97%) Gradle
6 1 (0.97%) Hudson
6 1 (0.97%) Introscope
6 1 (0.97%) JMeter
6 1 (0.97%) JProfiler
6 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.97%) Maven
6 1 (0.97%) Selenium
6 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (39.81%) Front Office
2 28 (27.18%) Finance
3 24 (23.30%) Banking
4 23 (22.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.88%) Games
6 3 (2.91%) Retail
7 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.94%) Marketing
7 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.97%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (45.63%) Developer
2 33 (32.04%) C# Developer
2 33 (32.04%) Front Office Developer
3 19 (18.45%) Data Engineer
4 18 (17.48%) SQL Developer
5 17 (16.50%) Big Data Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) Architect
7 10 (9.71%) Data Architect
8 7 (6.80%) Big Data Architect
8 7 (6.80%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) UI Developer
8 7 (6.80%) UI/UX Developer
8 7 (6.80%) UX Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Web UI Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Web UI/UX Developer
9 6 (5.83%) HTML Developer
9 6 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.04%) .NET
2 30 (29.13%) Kafka
3 24 (23.30%) HTML
4 18 (17.48%) HTML5
5 17 (16.50%) Akka
6 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.80%) CSS
6 7 (6.80%) Django
6 7 (6.80%) LDAP
6 7 (6.80%) LESS
6 7 (6.80%) MEAN Stack
6 7 (6.80%) Node.js
6 7 (6.80%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (6.80%) Sass
6 7 (6.80%) Spark Streaming
7 5 (4.85%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (2.91%) JSON
8 3 (2.91%) XML
9 2 (1.94%) RESTful
9 2 (1.94%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.18%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (19.42%) Algorithms
3 15 (14.56%) Hedge funds
4 12 (11.65%) Derivative
4 12 (11.65%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (6.80%) User Experience
6 6 (5.83%) Equity Risk
7 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.91%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.94%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.97%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.45%) Linux
2 11 (10.68%) Unix
3 6 (5.83%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.97%) DC/OS
4 1 (0.97%) Windows
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.13%) OO
2 30 (29.13%) OOP
3 18 (17.48%) Analytics
3 18 (17.48%) Front End Development
4 16 (15.53%) Data Science
5 15 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
7 10 (9.71%) ETL
8 9 (8.74%) Data Integration
8 9 (8.74%) Data Modelling
8 9 (8.74%) SDLC
9 8 (7.77%) Machine Learning
9 8 (7.77%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (7.77%) Task Automation
9 8 (7.77%) Workflow
10 7 (6.80%) Cross-Browser Development
10 7 (6.80%) Data Management
10 7 (6.80%) Pair Programming
10 7 (6.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.86%) C#
2 38 (36.89%) Java
3 33 (32.04%) Scala
4 31 (30.10%) SQL
5 29 (28.16%) R
6 28 (27.18%) Python
7 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.80%) Ruby
7 7 (6.80%) TypeScript
8 6 (5.83%) C++
9 5 (4.85%) Perl
10 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.97%) Clojure
11 1 (0.97%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) PhD
1 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) GCP
2 2 (1.94%) GDPR
2 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.53%) HDFS
2 11 (10.68%) Docker
3 8 (7.77%) Apache Flume
4 6 (5.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Ansible
2 3 (2.91%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.91%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.91%) Oozie
3 2 (1.94%) Grafana
3 2 (1.94%) Prometheus
3 2 (1.94%) Terraform
4 1 (0.97%) Ambari
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Brooklyn
4 1 (0.97%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.97%) Marathon
4 1 (0.97%) Mesos
4 1 (0.97%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (31.07%) Cloudera
2 27 (26.21%) Hortonworks
3 11 (10.68%) Oracle
4 8 (7.77%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.80%) Centrify
6 6 (5.83%) Splunk
6 6 (5.83%) Sybase
6 6 (5.83%) Tableau
7 5 (4.85%) Google
8 4 (3.88%) Informatica
9 3 (2.91%) Ab Initio
9 3 (2.91%) Siebel
10 2 (1.94%) F5
10 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.97%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.97%) Databricks
11 1 (0.97%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.97%) HP
11 1 (0.97%) Talend
11 1 (0.97%) Teradata