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 25 June 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.

Apache Hadoop
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 115 115
Rank change year-on-year +15 0  
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 16 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.84% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.78% 3.96% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 3
Median daily rate £496 £500 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% +61.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -8.42% +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -3.84%  

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 423 632 565
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 21.08% 21.19% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 391 380
Median daily rate £375 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £503 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.25 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +28.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £38.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

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

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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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 +5 5 £496 +6.00%
Birmingham - 5 £450 -
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
Coventry +15 1 - - 1
Solihull - 1 £565 -
Hadoop
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (68.00%) SAS
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Unix
2 13 (52.00%) Big Data
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle
4 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (40.00%) Analytics
4 10 (40.00%) Apache Spark
5 9 (36.00%) Cloudera
5 9 (36.00%) Apache Hive
5 9 (36.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (32.00%) Pentaho
7 7 (28.00%) webMethods
7 7 (28.00%) BEA
7 7 (28.00%) Informatica
7 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
7 7 (28.00%) RUP
8 6 (24.00%) ClearCase
8 6 (24.00%) Perl
8 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (24.00%) J2EE
8 6 (24.00%) Software Architecture
9 5 (20.00%) Base SAS
9 5 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
9 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 5 (20.00%) Migration
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle OWB

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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 17 (68.00%) SAS
2 10 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (12.00%) GlassFish
4 3 (12.00%) JBoss
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (12.00%) WildFly
5 2 (8.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) PuTTY
1 2 (8.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) Big Data
2 9 (36.00%) Apache Hive
3 8 (32.00%) Pentaho
4 5 (20.00%) Base SAS
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
4 5 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (16.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (12.00%) Cloudera CDH
6 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (12.00%) MySQL
6 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Impala
7 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
7 2 (8.00%) SAP HANA
7 2 (8.00%) SAS EBI
7 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (12.00%) CA Gen
2 3 (12.00%) ClearQuest
2 3 (12.00%) Hudson
2 3 (12.00%) JBehave
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Administrator
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Big Data Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Data Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Hadoop Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) SAS Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SAS Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) SAS Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) SAS Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (12.00%) HornetQ
2 3 (12.00%) Java EE
2 3 (12.00%) JAX-RS
2 3 (12.00%) JMS
2 3 (12.00%) RESTEasy
2 3 (12.00%) RESTful
2 3 (12.00%) Spring
2 3 (12.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (12.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Analytics
1 10 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) RUP
4 6 (24.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) Migration
5 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Kanban
7 3 (12.00%) Machine Learning
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (12.00%) Predictive Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (24.00%) Perl
4 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.00%) R
5 3 (12.00%) Scala
6 1 (4.00%) PROC SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Cloudera
3 7 (28.00%) BEA
3 7 (28.00%) Informatica
3 7 (28.00%) webMethods
4 4 (16.00%) Tableau
5 3 (12.00%) Pega
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) Splunk
5 3 (12.00%) Teradata
6 2 (8.00%) SAP
7 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu
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