The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 88 88 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +36
Contract jobs citing Big Data 21 30 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 1.20% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.82% 8.77% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 4
Median daily rate £481 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £460 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £54.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-21.24% +45.33%
Big Data
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
308 342 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.62% 13.70% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 196 234
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 4
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -75.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Big Data across the Berkshire region.

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -2 8 £425 -10.52% 11
Maidenhead +5 4 £750 +97.36% 4
Bracknell -1 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 28 (62.22%) Hadoop
2 24 (53.33%) Analytics
3 20 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (28.89%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (28.89%) Degree
5 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 11 (24.44%) Java
6 11 (24.44%) Visualisation
7 10 (22.22%) PaaS
7 10 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (22.22%) Machine Learning
7 10 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (22.22%) Python
7 10 (22.22%) PhD
7 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 9 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
8 9 (20.00%) Marketing
8 9 (20.00%) Data Governance
8 9 (20.00%) SaaS
8 9 (20.00%) Apache Solr
9 8 (17.78%) SQL
9 8 (17.78%) Data Security
10 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
10 7 (15.56%) Linux
10 7 (15.56%) ETL
10 7 (15.56%) SAS
11 6 (13.33%) Finance
11 6 (13.33%) Apache Spark
12 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 7 (15.56%) SAS
4 6 (13.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.22%) GemFire
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SPSS
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) PaaS
2 9 (20.00%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) GitHub
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) Hadoop
2 13 (28.89%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.89%) HBase
3 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (4.44%) Base SAS
5 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.44%) GIS
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.44%) SAS EBI
5 2 (4.44%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.22%) OLTP
6 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.22%) QlikView
6 1 (2.22%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Gradle
2 1 (2.22%) Hudson
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (20.00%) Marketing
2 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.33%) Finance
4 4 (8.89%) Billing
5 3 (6.67%) Retail
6 2 (4.44%) Games
7 1 (2.22%) Electronics
7 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Architect
2 12 (26.67%) Data Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Hadoop Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Solr Architect
4 8 (17.78%) Java Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Data Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Designer
7 3 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Data Scientist
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (6.67%) Product Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (4.44%) Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Kafka
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) ELK Stack
2 1 (2.22%) JSON
2 1 (2.22%) NumPy
2 1 (2.22%) Pandas
2 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.22%) REST
2 1 (2.22%) scikit-learn
2 1 (2.22%) SciPy
2 1 (2.22%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (2.22%) Spring
2 1 (2.22%) Spring Boot
2 1 (2.22%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Visualisation
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.11%) Credit Risk
4 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.89%) Smart Meter
5 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.44%) FMCG
6 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.44%) Social Media
6 2 (4.44%) Statistics
7 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.22%) Neural Network
7 1 (2.22%) Physics
7 1 (2.22%) Smart Energy
7 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) CentOS
2 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Analytics
2 20 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 10 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
4 10 (22.22%) Machine Learning
5 9 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 9 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
6 8 (17.78%) Data Security
7 7 (15.56%) ETL
8 5 (11.11%) Migration
8 5 (11.11%) Web Analytics
9 4 (8.89%) CRM
9 4 (8.89%) Data Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.67%) B2B
10 3 (6.67%) Change Management
10 3 (6.67%) Competitor Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Market Research
10 3 (6.67%) Service Management
10 3 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) Python
3 8 (17.78%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) Scala
5 2 (4.44%) R
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
1 1 (2.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Kibana
2 1 (2.22%) logstash
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Ab Initio
1 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.89%) Informatica
2 4 (8.89%) Teradata
3 3 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) ESRI
4 2 (4.44%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.44%) Tableau
5 1 (2.22%) Amdocs
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Talend
Berkshire
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