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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 113 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 3 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.53% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 3.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +11.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.55 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.78 - -
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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
499 431 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.76% 17.60% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 265 248
Average daily rate £370 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £21.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £33.84 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Warwickshire +2 1 - - 2
Birmingham -3 1 £413 -17.50% 2
Shropshire -8 1 - -
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England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Scrum
3 12 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 12 (50.00%) Open Source
4 10 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 10 (41.67%) HBase
4 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (37.50%) JSON
5 9 (37.50%) JIRA
5 9 (37.50%) Python
5 9 (37.50%) Big Data
6 8 (33.33%) Confluence
6 8 (33.33%) Docker
7 7 (29.17%) Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) Project Management
8 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
8 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
8 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
8 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 4 (16.67%) Apache Hive
9 4 (16.67%) Apache Spark
9 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (16.67%) ETL
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (16.67%) Informatica
9 4 (16.67%) Finance

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (33.33%) Confluence
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.33%) SAS
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
1 3 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 10 (41.67%) HBase
3 9 (37.50%) Big Data
4 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) Apache Hive
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.17%) QlikView
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (4.17%) Pentaho
7 1 (4.17%) MarkLogic
7 1 (4.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) JIRA
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) CA Gen
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
2 10 (41.67%) Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Hadoop Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Systems Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Software Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) DTV
1 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exalytics
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Scrum
3 12 (50.00%) Open Source
4 10 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (29.17%) Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) ETL
8 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
9 2 (8.33%) Database Security
9 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
9 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) MapReduce
9 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VBA
4 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) R
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
1 4 (16.67%) Informatica
2 2 (8.33%) webMethods
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.17%) Teradata
3 1 (4.17%) Netezza
3 1 (4.17%) Pega
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Cognos
3 1 (4.17%) IBM