Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 766 784 859
Rank change year-on-year +18 +75 -11
Contract jobs citing MapR 103 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.049% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.11% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 21 23
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -12.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £435 £450 £475
90th Percentile £735 £675 £738
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £550 -
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -
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 42,115 42,585 46,197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.81% 45.06% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,552 26,157 27,431
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £238 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,414 1,603 1,849
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.38 £10.25
90th Percentile £46.62 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.97% -5.71% +6.06%

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 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MapR in the UK

MapR
Top 10 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 19 February 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 +51 102 £575 +4.55% 5
London +1 66 £600 +10.60% 1
UK excluding London +16 37 £575 +4.55% 4
South East +13 29 £575 +4.55% 2
East of England - 3 £488 -
North of England +32 2 £450 - 1
North West +8 2 £450 -
East Midlands - 2 £438 -
Midlands - 2 £438 -
Scotland -25 1 £425 -5.56%

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 78 (75.73%) Hadoop
2 77 (74.76%) Apache Spark
3 65 (63.11%) Apache Hive
4 64 (62.14%) Big Data
5 59 (57.28%) Scala
6 57 (55.34%) HBase
7 51 (49.51%) Hortonworks
7 51 (49.51%) Cloudera
8 50 (48.54%) Analytics
9 49 (47.57%) SQL
10 44 (42.72%) HDFS
11 42 (40.78%) Java
12 41 (39.81%) Apache Flume
13 39 (37.86%) Kafka
13 39 (37.86%) SQL Server
14 36 (34.95%) Linux
14 36 (34.95%) Python
14 36 (34.95%) MapReduce
15 35 (33.98%) Sqoop
16 34 (33.01%) Impala
17 33 (32.04%) Apache Pig
17 33 (32.04%) MongoDB
17 33 (32.04%) Apache
18 32 (31.07%) Machine Learning
18 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (26.21%) Oozie
20 26 (25.24%) Data Lake
21 25 (24.27%) Greenfield Project
21 25 (24.27%) Data Strategy
21 25 (24.27%) PostgreSQL

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 77 (74.76%) Apache Spark
2 33 (32.04%) Apache
2 33 (32.04%) Apache Pig
3 16 (15.53%) Jupyter
4 7 (6.80%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.85%) SAS
6 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.39%) Google Tag Manager
2 9 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (75.73%) Hadoop
2 65 (63.11%) Apache Hive
3 64 (62.14%) Big Data
4 57 (55.34%) HBase
5 39 (37.86%) SQL Server
6 35 (33.98%) Sqoop
7 34 (33.01%) Impala
8 33 (32.04%) MongoDB
9 26 (25.24%) Data Lake
10 25 (24.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (24.27%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (18.45%) Mahout
12 16 (15.53%) NoSQL
13 15 (14.56%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
15 9 (8.74%) RDBMS
16 4 (3.88%) Spark SQL
16 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 3 (2.91%) Flink
17 3 (2.91%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.77%) Jenkins
1 8 (7.77%) TeamCity
2 7 (6.80%) JUnit
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Front Office
3 11 (10.68%) Banking
3 11 (10.68%) Retail
4 7 (6.80%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Advertising
5 3 (2.91%) French Language
5 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (26.21%) Developer
2 22 (21.36%) Data Engineer
3 16 (15.53%) C# Developer
4 14 (13.59%) Data Scientist
5 12 (11.65%) Big Data Engineer
6 10 (9.71%) SQL Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Agile C# Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Agile Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Architect
8 6 (5.83%) Big Data Architect
8 6 (5.83%) Big Data Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Big Data Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.88%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
9 4 (3.88%) Hadoop Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Data Scientist
9 4 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.91%) Apache Spark Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.86%) Kafka
2 24 (23.30%) RESTful
2 24 (23.30%) SOAP
2 24 (23.30%) Web Services
3 23 (22.33%) scikit-learn
4 18 (17.48%) TensorFlow
5 16 (15.53%) .NET
5 16 (15.53%) Matplotlib
5 16 (15.53%) NumPy
5 16 (15.53%) Pandas
5 16 (15.53%) PySpark
5 16 (15.53%) Seaborn
6 14 (13.59%) Keras
7 13 (12.62%) HTML
7 13 (12.62%) HTML5
8 8 (7.77%) Spark Streaming
9 7 (6.80%) Akka
9 7 (6.80%) MLlib
10 1 (0.97%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (0.97%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.27%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (16.50%) Algorithms
2 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.97%) Fintech
4 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.95%) Linux
2 24 (23.30%) CentOS
3 3 (2.91%) Debian
3 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.91%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.54%) Analytics
2 36 (34.95%) MapReduce
3 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (31.07%) Machine Learning
4 25 (24.27%) Data Strategy
4 25 (24.27%) ETL
5 23 (22.33%) Data Science
6 21 (20.39%) Statistics
6 21 (20.39%) Tag Management
6 21 (20.39%) Web Analytics
7 20 (19.42%) OOP
8 16 (15.53%) Bayesian Methods
8 16 (15.53%) Data Engineering
8 16 (15.53%) Linear Regression
8 16 (15.53%) Logistic Regression
8 16 (15.53%) Trend Analysis
9 14 (13.59%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (13.59%) Deep Learning
9 14 (13.59%) E-Commerce
10 11 (10.68%) OO
Programming Languages
1 59 (57.28%) Scala
2 49 (47.57%) SQL
3 42 (40.78%) Java
4 36 (34.95%) Python
5 24 (23.30%) Bash Shell
6 18 (17.48%) R
7 17 (16.50%) C#
8 8 (7.77%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) PhD
2 3 (2.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 44 (42.72%) HDFS
2 41 (39.81%) Apache Flume
3 9 (8.74%) Docker
4 2 (1.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 27 (26.21%) Oozie
2 11 (10.68%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (4.85%) Terraform
4 3 (2.91%) Ambari
4 3 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (49.51%) Cloudera
1 51 (49.51%) Hortonworks
2 21 (20.39%) Google
2 21 (20.39%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (20.39%) Talend
2 21 (20.39%) Tealium
3 9 (8.74%) Tableau
4 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.83%) Ab Initio
5 6 (5.83%) Oracle
6 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.91%) Teradata
7 1 (0.97%) SAP