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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 95 95 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +29
Contract jobs citing Big Data 21 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 1.09% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.40% 6.31% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 3
Median daily rate £470 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £466 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.52% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £33.33 -
% change year-on-year
+31.77% -
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
389 444 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.88% 17.23% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 260 188
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Slough +12 6 £470 +29.65% 2
Reading 0 6 £400 -20.00% 8
Maidenhead - 2 £750 - 2
Windsor +3 1 - -
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 25 (49.02%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (47.06%) Hadoop
3 22 (43.14%) Analytics
4 14 (27.45%) Python
5 12 (23.53%) Machine Learning
5 12 (23.53%) Smart Meter
6 11 (21.57%) Degree
6 11 (21.57%) Mobile App
6 11 (21.57%) Data Modelling
7 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (19.61%) SQL
7 10 (19.61%) Project Management
7 10 (19.61%) Change Management
7 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
7 10 (19.61%) Apache Spark
8 9 (17.65%) ETL
9 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.69%) Java
9 8 (15.69%) SOA
9 8 (15.69%) ITIL
9 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
9 8 (15.69%) Data Architecture
9 8 (15.69%) Visualisation
10 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
10 7 (13.73%) Logical Data Model
10 7 (13.73%) Physical Data Model
10 7 (13.73%) Master Data Management
10 7 (13.73%) R
10 7 (13.73%) Web Services

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 (19.61%) Apache Spark
2 7 (13.73%) SAS
3 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.92%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.92%) CMS
5 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.96%) GemFire
6 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SPSS
2 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) PaaS
2 3 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) SNMP
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) AMQP
4 1 (1.96%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) Hadoop
2 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.76%) Apache Hive
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (5.88%) Datazen
7 3 (5.88%) GIS
7 3 (5.88%) Power BI
8 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.92%) HBase
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (3.92%) QlikView
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.96%) OLTP
9 1 (1.96%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.88%) Gradle
1 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) Ant
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.76%) Billing
2 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Electronics
5 2 (3.92%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (3.92%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Designer
2 7 (13.73%) Data Scientist
2 7 (13.73%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.73%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Architect
3 6 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Big Data Architect
4 4 (7.84%) IT Manager
4 4 (7.84%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Data Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Telecoms Designer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (3.92%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Web Services
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) SciPy
3 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.88%) ADO
3 3 (5.88%) ADO.NET
3 3 (5.88%) Autofac
3 3 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
3 3 (5.88%) NumPy
3 3 (5.88%) ODBC
3 3 (5.88%) OLE
3 3 (5.88%) OLE DB
3 3 (5.88%) Pandas
3 3 (5.88%) REST
3 3 (5.88%) scikit-learn
3 3 (5.88%) SOAP
3 3 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (5.88%) XML
3 3 (5.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Smart Meter
2 11 (21.57%) Mobile App
3 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
3 8 (15.69%) Visualisation
4 6 (11.76%) Algorithms
4 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 5 (9.80%) Statistics
6 4 (7.84%) Smart Energy
7 3 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
7 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
8 2 (3.92%) Internet of Things
8 2 (3.92%) IVR
8 2 (3.92%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (3.92%) Smart Home
8 2 (3.92%) Social Media
9 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) CentOS
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (43.14%) Analytics
3 12 (23.53%) Machine Learning
4 11 (21.57%) Data Modelling
5 10 (19.61%) Change Management
5 10 (19.61%) Project Management
6 9 (17.65%) ETL
7 8 (15.69%) Data Architecture
7 8 (15.69%) ITIL
7 8 (15.69%) SOA
8 7 (13.73%) CRM
8 7 (13.73%) Data Management
8 7 (13.73%) EAI
8 7 (13.73%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (13.73%) Master Data Management
8 7 (13.73%) Physical Data Model
9 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
9 6 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (11.76%) Logistics
9 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) Python
2 10 (19.61%) SQL
3 8 (15.69%) Java
4 7 (13.73%) R
5 5 (9.80%) C#
5 5 (9.80%) Scala
6 3 (5.88%) C++
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) Ruby
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) PhD
3 5 (9.80%) CITP
4 4 (7.84%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.84%) PMP
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) MCITP
6 1 (1.96%) MCTS
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Ansible
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) SAP
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) Cloudera
4 3 (5.88%) Informatica
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) ESRI
5 2 (3.92%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.92%) Remedy
5 2 (3.92%) Tableau
6 1 (1.96%) EMC
6 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
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