The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Hadoop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Hadoop
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 53 58
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.62% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.80% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £485 £500
% change year-on-year +0.51% -3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £38.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +23.68% +4.10%  

Hadoop is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 135 143 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 20.80% 22.20% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 93 78
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.37% -9.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Hadoop
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Hadoop as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Hadoop in Birmingham

Hadoop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hadoop in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hadoop in Birmingham

Hadoop
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Actuarial Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Actuarial Modeller
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modeller
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree