Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Hadoop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hadoop over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 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.

Apache Hadoop
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 167 171
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 -16
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 27 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.46% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.82% 2.51% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 33
West Midlands median daily rate £480 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% -5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £343 £343 £333
90th Percentile £563 £599 £575
England median daily rate £550 £538 £525
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £27.50 -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £45.75
% change year-on-year +35.71% -23.50% +22.00%

Hadoop is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 957 875 1,252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.57% 18.18% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 552 753
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £270
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 24
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.75 £31.31 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.76% +76.39% -11.25%
10th Percentile £13.74 £20.95 £13.98
90th Percentile £61.19 £52.25 £23.70
England median hourly rate £33.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +4.69% +14.29% +0.79%

Hadoop
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Hadoop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Hadoop in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hadoop in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hadoop in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hadoop in the West Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hadoop in the West Midlands

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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 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 14 £425 - 3
Coventry -10 6 £413 - 1
Warwickshire +6 4 £485 +14.06% 2
Birmingham +1 2 £525 +16.67% 3
Hadoop
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Hadoop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 22 (81.48%) Big Data
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 18 (66.67%) DevOps
4 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (44.44%) .NET
7 11 (40.74%) Java
7 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
7 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
8 9 (33.33%) Analytics
8 9 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (33.33%) Data Architecture
8 9 (33.33%) XML
9 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
9 8 (29.63%) SOA
9 8 (29.63%) ETL
9 8 (29.63%) XSD
9 8 (29.63%) SOAP
9 8 (29.63%) Web Services
9 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
9 8 (29.63%) Oracle
9 8 (29.63%) Ant
9 8 (29.63%) Maven
9 8 (29.63%) Google
9 8 (29.63%) Java EE
9 8 (29.63%) JSON
9 8 (29.63%) Software Architecture

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Co-occurring 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 4 (14.81%) Confluence
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.70%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) Big Data
2 18 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 9 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (29.63%) Apache Hive
4 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (25.93%) Cosmos DB
5 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
5 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (25.93%) RDBMS
5 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
6 4 (14.81%) HDInsight
7 3 (11.11%) Impala
8 2 (7.41%) HBase
9 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
2 8 (29.63%) Ant
2 8 (29.63%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (29.63%) Gradle
2 8 (29.63%) Maven
3 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.81%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 2 (7.41%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Architect
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Data Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (14.81%) AWS Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Django Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Hadoop Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Python Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Scala Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Data Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) UI Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) XML
3 8 (29.63%) Java EE
3 8 (29.63%) JSON
3 8 (29.63%) RESTful
3 8 (29.63%) SOAP
3 8 (29.63%) Web Services
3 8 (29.63%) XSD
4 7 (25.93%) Django
4 7 (25.93%) Flask
4 7 (25.93%) GraphQL
5 2 (7.41%) Akka
5 2 (7.41%) Play Framework
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.41%) RIA
4 2 (7.41%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) DevOps
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) Analytics
4 9 (33.33%) Data Architecture
5 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
5 8 (29.63%) Dependency Management
5 8 (29.63%) ETL
5 8 (29.63%) Microservices
5 8 (29.63%) SOA
5 8 (29.63%) Software Architecture
6 7 (25.93%) Data Management
6 7 (25.93%) OWASP
7 6 (22.22%) Data Virtualisation
7 6 (22.22%) Machine Learning
7 6 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (18.52%) Data Governance
9 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
10 2 (7.41%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Google
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.70%) Concur
4 1 (3.70%) webMethods