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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Hadoop
Rank 115 116 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 25 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.94% 0.88% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 5
Median daily rate £500 £310 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -38.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £310 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £392 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
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
634 565 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.26% 23.81% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 380 307
Median daily rate £400 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Median hourly rate £23.25 £18.07 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.66% -21.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £39.03 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -19 16 £468 -
Herefordshire - 2 £519 -
Coventry -7 1 £400 +29.03%
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 71 (76.34%) Pentaho
2 59 (63.44%) Unix
3 55 (59.14%) SQL
4 50 (53.76%) Informatica
4 50 (53.76%) Cloudera
5 43 (46.24%) Scrum
6 41 (44.09%) Oracle
7 40 (43.01%) Confluence
7 40 (43.01%) JIRA
8 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (37.63%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (36.56%) Big Data
11 31 (33.33%) Test Strategy
12 30 (32.26%) Data Integration
12 30 (32.26%) BusinessObjects
12 30 (32.26%) PL/SQL
13 29 (31.18%) SAS
14 26 (27.96%) Shell Script
15 24 (25.81%) Analytics
15 24 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (24.73%) REST
17 22 (23.66%) Security Cleared
17 22 (23.66%) Java
17 22 (23.66%) VMware
18 20 (21.51%) SC Cleared
19 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
19 17 (18.28%) Cloudera CDH
20 16 (17.20%) Data Structures
21 14 (15.05%) Platfora
21 14 (15.05%) Data Architecture

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 40 (43.01%) Confluence
2 29 (31.18%) SAS
3 11 (11.83%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.15%) Mule
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.08%) Heroku
1 1 (1.08%) IaaS
1 1 (1.08%) PaaS
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (76.34%) Pentaho
2 35 (37.63%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (36.56%) Big Data
4 30 (32.26%) BusinessObjects
5 17 (18.28%) Cloudera CDH
6 13 (13.98%) RDBMS
6 13 (13.98%) Relational Database
7 11 (11.83%) Apache Hive
8 10 (10.75%) Sqoop
9 8 (8.60%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (4.30%) HBase
11 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
12 2 (2.15%) Apache Accumulo
12 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (1.08%) BigQuery
13 1 (1.08%) BigTable
13 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
13 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
13 1 (1.08%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 40 (43.01%) JIRA
2 6 (6.45%) PVCS
3 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.15%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.15%) Subversion
4 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.08%) Gatling
4 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (51.61%) Developer
2 36 (38.71%) Architect
3 26 (27.96%) Hadoop Developer
4 25 (26.88%) Hadoop Architect
5 23 (24.73%) Pentaho Developer
6 18 (19.35%) Technical Architect
7 10 (10.75%) Analyst
7 10 (10.75%) Cloud Architect
7 10 (10.75%) Test Analyst
8 9 (9.68%) Data Integration Developer
8 9 (9.68%) Integration Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Big Data Developer
9 8 (8.60%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (7.53%) Data Architect
10 7 (7.53%) Lead Developer
10 7 (7.53%) Team Leader
11 6 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
12 5 (5.38%) Big Data Architect
12 5 (5.38%) Java Developer
12 5 (5.38%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.73%) REST
2 11 (11.83%) CSS
2 11 (11.83%) jQuery
3 9 (9.68%) XML
4 3 (3.23%) XBRL
5 2 (2.15%) SOAP
5 2 (2.15%) Spring
5 2 (2.15%) Web Services
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Avro
6 1 (1.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.26%) Data Integration
2 16 (17.20%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 59 (63.44%) Unix
2 4 (4.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) CentOS
3 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (46.24%) Scrum
2 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 24 (25.81%) Analytics
4 24 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
6 14 (15.05%) Data Architecture
7 13 (13.98%) Configuration Management
7 13 (13.98%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (11.83%) Dashboard Development
9 10 (10.75%) Data Modelling
9 10 (10.75%) Problem Management
10 9 (9.68%) Data Analytics
11 8 (8.60%) User Stories
12 7 (7.53%) ETL
12 7 (7.53%) Release Management
12 7 (7.53%) Test Scripting
13 6 (6.45%) ETL Development
14 5 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (4.30%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.14%) SQL
2 30 (32.26%) PL/SQL
3 26 (27.96%) Shell Script
4 22 (23.66%) Java
5 11 (11.83%) C
5 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.60%) R
7 2 (2.15%) Perl
7 2 (2.15%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (23.66%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) ISEB
3 4 (4.30%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.08%) EMC Certification
5 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (12.90%) HDFS
2 10 (10.75%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.08%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.08%) Nagios
2 1 (1.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (53.76%) Cloudera
1 50 (53.76%) Informatica
2 41 (44.09%) Oracle
3 22 (23.66%) VMware
4 14 (15.05%) Platfora
5 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.08%) Apple
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.08%) EMC
6 1 (1.08%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) HP
6 1 (1.08%) Tableau
6 1 (1.08%) webMethods