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 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
England / West Midlands
Rank 109 61 101
Rank change year-on-year -48 +40  
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 9 69 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 2.57% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 10.07% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 35 7
Median daily rate - £470 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £485 £500
% change year-on-year +0.51% -3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 459 685 567
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 19.91% 25.53% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 385 313
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.25% -39.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Hadoop
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Hadoop
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

Hadoop
Contractor 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 in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hadoop 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 24 March 2017. 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 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 -9 5 - - 2
Coventry - 4 - -
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Hadoop.

1 17 (51.52%) Big Data
2 13 (39.39%) Analytics
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle
4 11 (33.33%) Java
4 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 9 (27.27%) SAS
6 9 (27.27%) Cloudera
7 8 (24.24%) Teradata
7 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (21.21%) Finance
8 7 (21.21%) Migration
8 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
8 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
8 7 (21.21%) Apache Hive
8 7 (21.21%) Apache Spark
9 6 (18.18%) Open Source
9 6 (18.18%) Pentaho
9 6 (18.18%) Machine Learning
9 6 (18.18%) ETL
9 6 (18.18%) Unix
10 5 (15.15%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (15.15%) Informatica
10 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
10 5 (15.15%) MySQL
10 5 (15.15%) Perl
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.15%) Web Services
10 5 (15.15%) NoSQL

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 9 (27.27%) SAS
2 7 (21.21%) Apache Spark
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Pig
3 3 (9.09%) Documentum
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (9.09%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.06%) IaaS
4 2 (6.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) PuTTY
1 2 (6.06%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) Big Data
2 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (21.21%) Apache Hive
4 6 (18.18%) Pentaho
5 5 (15.15%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
5 5 (15.15%) HBase
5 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
5 5 (15.15%) MySQL
5 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
5 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.12%) Base SAS
6 4 (12.12%) Impala
6 4 (12.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (12.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (9.09%) Cloudera CDH
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (6.06%) Mahout
8 2 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) ERwin
2 3 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (6.06%) CA Gen
3 2 (6.06%) ClearCase
3 2 (6.06%) ClearQuest
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Administrator
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Big Data Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Data Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Business Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Developer
5 4 (12.12%) SAS Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Hadoop Architect
6 3 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SAS Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) SAS Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Scala Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) EDIFACT
2 3 (9.09%) JSON
2 3 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) Django
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Analytics
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.21%) Migration
3 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
4 6 (18.18%) ETL
4 6 (18.18%) Machine Learning
4 6 (18.18%) Open Source
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) MapReduce
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Content Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Ingestion
6 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.09%) Workflow
7 2 (6.06%) Master Data Management
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
4 5 (15.15%) Perl
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) ABAP
6 3 (9.09%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) R
6 3 (9.09%) Scala
7 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.03%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.03%) Oozie
3 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) Cloudera
3 8 (24.24%) Teradata
4 5 (15.15%) Google
4 5 (15.15%) Informatica
4 5 (15.15%) Pega
4 5 (15.15%) Tableau
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) SAP
5 3 (9.09%) Splunk
5 3 (9.09%) Talend
6 2 (6.06%) BEA
6 2 (6.06%) webMethods
7 1 (3.03%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) TOWER Software
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