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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 118 115 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 26 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.12% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.85% 0.58% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 6
Median daily rate £525 £413 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £413 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.75 £41.78 -
% change year-on-year
+9.51% -
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
675 519 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.43% 21.54% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 326 279
Median daily rate £400 £370 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 12
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £33.55 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Hadoop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire -16 17 £525 -
Herefordshire - 2 £519 -
Birmingham -14 1 £525 +27.27%
Coventry - 1 £400 -
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Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 63 (71.59%) Pentaho
2 49 (55.68%) Cloudera
3 46 (52.27%) Unix
4 43 (48.86%) SQL
5 41 (46.59%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (44.32%) Informatica
7 37 (42.05%) SAS
7 37 (42.05%) Oracle
8 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (34.09%) Scrum
10 28 (31.82%) JIRA
10 28 (31.82%) Confluence
10 28 (31.82%) Big Data
11 27 (30.68%) REST
11 27 (30.68%) Data Integration
11 27 (30.68%) VMware
12 25 (28.41%) PL/SQL
12 25 (28.41%) BusinessObjects
13 24 (27.27%) Analytics
14 23 (26.14%) Java
15 22 (25.00%) Shell Script
16 21 (23.86%) Security Cleared
16 21 (23.86%) Cloudera CDH
17 20 (22.73%) Data Structures
18 19 (21.59%) SC Cleared
18 19 (21.59%) Platfora
19 18 (20.45%) Data Architecture
20 17 (19.32%) Technical Architecture
20 17 (19.32%) RDBMS
20 17 (19.32%) Relational Database

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 37 (42.05%) SAS
2 28 (31.82%) Confluence
3 12 (13.64%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.27%) Mule
5 1 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.14%) Documentum
5 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.14%) Heroku
1 1 (1.14%) IaaS
1 1 (1.14%) PaaS
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (71.59%) Pentaho
2 41 (46.59%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (31.82%) Big Data
4 25 (28.41%) BusinessObjects
5 21 (23.86%) Cloudera CDH
6 17 (19.32%) RDBMS
6 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
7 12 (13.64%) Apache Hive
7 12 (13.64%) Sqoop
8 4 (4.55%) HBase
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.27%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.27%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 1 (1.14%) BigQuery
11 1 (1.14%) BigTable
11 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 28 (31.82%) JIRA
2 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.27%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.27%) PVCS
2 2 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.14%) Gatling
3 1 (1.14%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (50.00%) Architect
2 32 (36.36%) Hadoop Architect
3 31 (35.23%) Developer
4 20 (22.73%) Technical Architect
5 15 (17.05%) Hadoop Developer
6 13 (14.77%) Pentaho Developer
7 12 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
8 11 (12.50%) Analyst
9 10 (11.36%) Data Architect
9 10 (11.36%) Test Analyst
10 8 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (7.95%) Big Data Architect
11 7 (7.95%) Lead Developer
11 7 (7.95%) Team Leader
12 6 (6.82%) Agile Test Analyst
13 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
13 5 (5.68%) Programmer
14 4 (4.55%) Administrator
14 4 (4.55%) Agile Tester
14 4 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.68%) REST
2 10 (11.36%) CSS
2 10 (11.36%) jQuery
3 9 (10.23%) XML
4 3 (3.41%) XBRL
5 2 (2.27%) SOAP
5 2 (2.27%) Spring
5 2 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.68%) Data Integration
2 20 (22.73%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Statistics
4 1 (1.14%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 46 (52.27%) Unix
2 5 (5.68%) Linux
3 2 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) CentOS
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.09%) Scrum
3 24 (27.27%) Analytics
4 18 (20.45%) Data Architecture
5 17 (19.32%) Technical Architecture
5 17 (19.32%) Test Strategy
6 15 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.50%) Data Analytics
9 10 (11.36%) Dashboard Development
10 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.95%) Problem Management
11 7 (7.95%) Release Management
11 7 (7.95%) Test Scripting
12 5 (5.68%) ETL
12 5 (5.68%) Kanban
12 5 (5.68%) Open Source
13 4 (4.55%) Test Automation
14 3 (3.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.86%) SQL
2 25 (28.41%) PL/SQL
3 23 (26.14%) Java
4 22 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (13.64%) R
6 10 (11.36%) C
6 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.27%) Python
8 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (23.86%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) ISEB
3 4 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) CITP
5 1 (1.14%) Degree
5 1 (1.14%) EMC Certification
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (15.91%) HDFS
2 12 (13.64%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (2.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.14%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.14%) Nagios
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (55.68%) Cloudera
2 39 (44.32%) Informatica
3 37 (42.05%) Oracle
4 27 (30.68%) VMware
5 19 (21.59%) Platfora
6 11 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.27%) Apple
7 2 (2.27%) webMethods
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco
8 1 (1.14%) EMC
8 1 (1.14%) Google
8 1 (1.14%) HP
8 1 (1.14%) Pega
8 1 (1.14%) Tableau