Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 170 169
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -30
Contract jobs citing Hadoop 40 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.81% 0.28% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.21% 1.53% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 25
West Midlands median daily rate £497 £494 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% -1.25% +6.38%
10th Percentile £390 £463 £303
90th Percentile £630 £663 £615
England median daily rate £550 £550 £530
% change year-on-year - +3.77% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £29.00 -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -23.91% +22.67%

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 951 848 1,024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.35% 17.96% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 537 606
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +6.80% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £481 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +1.16% +9.83% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 23
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £30.91 £17.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.26% +80.52% -16.49%
10th Percentile £21.00 £18.28 £14.30
90th Percentile £62.50 £53.38 £23.80
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.15 £27.50
% change year-on-year +12.36% +13.27% -8.33%

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

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 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 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hadoop in the West Midlands

Hadoop
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 23 January 2019. 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 - 23 £620 - 1
Coventry 0 6 £550 +14.29% 2
Warwickshire +9 5 £475 - 1
Birmingham +8 3 £525 -12.50% 8
Hadoop
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 30 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (75.00%) DevOps
3 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (67.50%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (67.50%) Big Data
5 25 (62.50%) NoSQL
6 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
7 20 (50.00%) ETL
8 18 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (45.00%) Analytics
9 16 (40.00%) Java
9 16 (40.00%) Maven
9 16 (40.00%) Microservices
10 15 (37.50%) Data Architecture
11 14 (35.00%) Gradle
11 14 (35.00%) Apache Ivy
11 14 (35.00%) Dependency Management
11 14 (35.00%) Ant
11 14 (35.00%) Google
12 13 (32.50%) .NET
13 12 (30.00%) Oracle
14 11 (27.50%) XML
14 11 (27.50%) JSON
14 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
15 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
15 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
15 10 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (25.00%) Python
15 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Hadoop
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 6 (15.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (67.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.00%) PaaS
4 2 (5.00%) Serverless
5 1 (2.50%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) Big Data
2 25 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 18 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (22.50%) Apache Hive
6 8 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (20.00%) Cosmos DB
7 5 (12.50%) Impala
8 4 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (10.00%) HDInsight
9 3 (7.50%) Pentaho
9 3 (7.50%) Power BI
10 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
10 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
2 16 (40.00%) Maven
3 14 (35.00%) Ant
3 14 (35.00%) Apache Ivy
3 14 (35.00%) Gradle
4 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (15.00%) JIRA
6 2 (5.00%) Artifactory
6 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Games
1 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Architect
2 13 (32.50%) Data Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) AWS Architect
3 10 (25.00%) Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Integration Architect
5 8 (20.00%) Java Architect
6 6 (15.00%) Lead Architect
7 5 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Python Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Senior Data Engineer
9 3 (7.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Big Data Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Django Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Hadoop Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Python Engineer
10 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) .NET
2 11 (27.50%) JSON
2 11 (27.50%) XML
3 9 (22.50%) Java EE
3 9 (22.50%) RESTful
3 9 (22.50%) SOAP
3 9 (22.50%) Web Services
3 9 (22.50%) XSD
4 8 (20.00%) Django
4 8 (20.00%) Flask
4 8 (20.00%) GraphQL
5 3 (7.50%) Spring
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (2.50%) J2EE
7 1 (2.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.00%) RIA
3 2 (5.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Unix
2 7 (17.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) DevOps
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (50.00%) ETL
4 18 (45.00%) Analytics
5 16 (40.00%) Microservices
6 15 (37.50%) Data Architecture
7 14 (35.00%) Dependency Management
8 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
9 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
10 9 (22.50%) Machine Learning
10 9 (22.50%) SOA
10 9 (22.50%) Software Architecture
11 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 8 (20.00%) Data Management
11 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (20.00%) OWASP
11 8 (20.00%) People Management
11 8 (20.00%) Requirements Management
11 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) Python
4 9 (22.50%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) Scala
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) GDPR
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Ansible
2 7 (17.50%) Terraform
3 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Google
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) Cloudera
4 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Concur