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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 79 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +6
Contract jobs citing Big Data 44 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.73% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.26% 1.31% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 4 3
Average daily rate £500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £433 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.39% -
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
359 383 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.13% 14.47% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 212 273
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £39.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.35% +125.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £30.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £55.65 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 31 £500 +3.09% 2
Slough +11 4 £438 -2.77% 1
Bracknell - 2 £513 - 2
Newbury +9 1 £450 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £525 - 1
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data.

1 27 (39.13%) Hadoop
2 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (33.33%) Analytics
4 22 (31.88%) Java
5 20 (28.99%) SQL
5 20 (28.99%) Web Services
5 20 (28.99%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
7 17 (24.64%) RESTful
8 16 (23.19%) Linux
9 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 14 (20.29%) Degree
11 13 (18.84%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (15.94%) ETL
12 11 (15.94%) Python
12 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (14.49%) Use Case
13 10 (14.49%) Public Cloud
14 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
14 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
14 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
15 8 (11.59%) Data Management
15 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
15 8 (11.59%) Oracle
15 8 (11.59%) Puppet
15 8 (11.59%) Ansible
15 8 (11.59%) DevOps
15 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (11.59%) Data Architecture

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.14%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.80%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.35%) SAS
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.45%) Drupal
5 1 (1.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.13%) Hadoop
2 20 (28.99%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
4 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 7 (10.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (10.14%) Riak
6 5 (7.25%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.35%) HBase
7 3 (4.35%) Impala
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.90%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.90%) Datazen
8 2 (2.90%) DB2
8 2 (2.90%) IDOL
8 2 (2.90%) MySQL
8 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.90%) Power BI
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Ant
1 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
1 7 (10.14%) Maven
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
3 4 (5.80%) Automotive
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.45%) Publishing
6 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) Architect
3 12 (17.39%) Data Architect
4 11 (15.94%) Consultant
4 11 (15.94%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Big Data Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Data Consultant
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Big Data Consultant
7 7 (10.14%) Linux Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Linux Scripter
7 7 (10.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (10.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) Web Services
2 17 (24.64%) RESTful
3 7 (10.14%) ELK Stack
3 7 (10.14%) Sensu
4 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.35%) J2EE
4 3 (4.35%) Spring
5 2 (2.90%) .NET
5 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.90%) ADO
5 2 (2.90%) ADO.NET
5 2 (2.90%) Autofac
5 2 (2.90%) CSS
5 2 (2.90%) MDX
5 2 (2.90%) ODBC
5 2 (2.90%) OLE
5 2 (2.90%) OLE DB
5 2 (2.90%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (2.90%) XML
5 2 (2.90%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Public Cloud
2 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.14%) Visualisation
5 5 (7.25%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.35%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.90%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.90%) User Experience
8 1 (1.45%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.45%) Blog
8 1 (1.45%) Data Conversion
8 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.45%) PMI
8 1 (1.45%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) CentOS
2 8 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (10.14%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.80%) Unix
5 3 (4.35%) Windows
6 1 (1.45%) Android
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (33.33%) Analytics
3 13 (18.84%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (15.94%) ETL
5 10 (14.49%) Use Case
6 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.59%) Data Architecture
6 8 (11.59%) Data Management
6 8 (11.59%) DevOps
7 7 (10.14%) Business Continuity
7 7 (10.14%) Data Analytics
7 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (10.14%) Document Management
7 7 (10.14%) Information Governance
7 7 (10.14%) Scrum
7 7 (10.14%) Secure Coding
7 7 (10.14%) TDD
7 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) Java
2 20 (28.99%) SQL
3 11 (15.94%) Python
4 8 (11.59%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.90%) C#
8 2 (2.90%) R
8 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.45%) C
9 1 (1.45%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) MBA
3 2 (2.90%) PhD
4 1 (1.45%) MCSD
4 1 (1.45%) MCSE
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.45%) KVM
1 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Ansible
1 8 (11.59%) Puppet
2 7 (10.14%) Graphite
2 7 (10.14%) logstash
2 7 (10.14%) Terraform
3 1 (1.45%) Cacti
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.45%) Mesos
3 1 (1.45%) Nagios
3 1 (1.45%) OpenNMS
3 1 (1.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Ab Initio
4 4 (5.80%) Teradata
4 4 (5.80%) Vertica
5 3 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.35%) HP
5 3 (4.35%) Remedy
6 2 (2.90%) ClickTale
6 2 (2.90%) Google
6 2 (2.90%) Tableau
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) Marketo
7 1 (1.45%) Sage
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) Splunk
Wokingham
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bracknell
Venturi
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 20 days ago