The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 86 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 42 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.66% 0.64% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.71% 3.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 0
Average daily rate £470 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £480 £575
% change year-on-year
+1.30% -16.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 -
Hadoop
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
626 437 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.68% 20.04% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 254 254
Average daily rate £400 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.28% +63.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £17.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Hadoop
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hadoop across the West Midlands region.

Hadoop Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Hadoop
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hadoop across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Hadoop Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Hadoop
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop across the West Midlands region.

Hadoop Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Hadoop
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire +5 31 £470 +1.62% 2
Coventry -5 5 £556 +85.41%
Birmingham -1 3 £588 +17.50% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £475 - 5
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England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Hadoop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hadoop.

1 35 (57.38%) Pentaho
2 34 (55.74%) SQL
3 29 (47.54%) Big Data
4 28 (45.90%) Scrum
4 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (42.62%) Unix
5 26 (42.62%) Informatica
6 23 (37.70%) Cloudera
7 22 (36.07%) Test Strategy
8 19 (31.15%) Oracle
8 19 (31.15%) Java
9 18 (29.51%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (29.51%) Confluence
9 18 (29.51%) JIRA
10 17 (27.87%) Apache Hive
11 15 (24.59%) PL/SQL
12 14 (22.95%) Analytics
12 14 (22.95%) Data Integration
13 12 (19.67%) User Stories
13 12 (19.67%) HDFS
13 12 (19.67%) SAS
13 12 (19.67%) BusinessObjects
13 12 (19.67%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (19.67%) Data Modelling
13 12 (19.67%) Shell Script
14 10 (16.39%) Apache Spark
15 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
15 9 (14.75%) RDBMS
15 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
15 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Hadoop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hadoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (29.51%) Confluence
2 12 (19.67%) SAS
3 10 (16.39%) Apache Spark
4 6 (9.84%) Apache Pig
5 4 (6.56%) JBoss
6 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.64%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) Pentaho
2 29 (47.54%) Big Data
3 17 (27.87%) Apache Hive
4 12 (19.67%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (19.67%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (14.75%) RDBMS
5 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
6 8 (13.11%) Impala
6 8 (13.11%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (9.84%) HBase
8 4 (6.56%) Sqoop
9 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
10 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
10 2 (3.28%) SAP HANA
11 1 (1.64%) BigQuery
11 1 (1.64%) BigTable
11 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.64%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 18 (29.51%) JIRA
2 5 (8.20%) PVCS
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Developer
2 28 (45.90%) Hadoop Developer
3 18 (29.51%) Architect
4 14 (22.95%) Pentaho Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Big Data Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Hadoop Architect
6 9 (14.75%) Data Integration Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Integration Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Technical Architect
8 7 (11.48%) Data Architect
9 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Programmer
9 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Consultant
10 3 (4.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) ETL Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Hadoop Consultant
10 3 (4.92%) Integration Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) CSS
1 7 (11.48%) REST
2 5 (8.20%) Spring
3 4 (6.56%) HTML
3 4 (6.56%) Spring Boot
3 4 (6.56%) XML
4 3 (4.92%) jQuery
4 3 (4.92%) JSON
5 2 (3.28%) Web Services
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Avro
6 1 (1.64%) Kafka
6 1 (1.64%) RESTful
6 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Data Integration
2 6 (9.84%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Social Media
4 2 (3.28%) Statistics
5 1 (1.64%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (45.90%) Scrum
2 22 (36.07%) Test Strategy
3 18 (29.51%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (22.95%) Analytics
5 12 (19.67%) Data Modelling
5 12 (19.67%) User Stories
6 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.11%) ETL
7 8 (13.11%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (11.48%) Workflow
9 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.20%) Big Data Analytics
10 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) Data Analytics
10 5 (8.20%) Data Architecture
11 4 (6.56%) ETL Development
11 4 (6.56%) MapReduce
11 4 (6.56%) Process Improvement
11 4 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) SQL
2 19 (31.15%) Java
3 15 (24.59%) PL/SQL
4 12 (19.67%) Shell Script
5 8 (13.11%) Scala
6 5 (8.20%) C#
6 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.56%) Perl
7 4 (6.56%) Python
8 3 (4.92%) C
8 3 (4.92%) R
9 2 (3.28%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) HDFS
2 6 (9.84%) Apache Flume
3 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Oozie
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Informatica
2 23 (37.70%) Cloudera
3 19 (31.15%) Oracle
4 7 (11.48%) VMware
5 4 (6.56%) Platfora
6 3 (4.92%) Tableau
7 2 (3.28%) IBM
7 2 (3.28%) SAP
7 2 (3.28%) Teradata
8 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Google
8 1 (1.64%) webMethods
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