The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 115 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 9 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.32% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.02% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £488
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
445 417 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.71% 16.58% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 158 138
Average daily rate £380 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 33 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £33.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.14% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
Big Data
South East

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 4 - - 1
Slough - 1 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 £363 - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
4 4 (28.57%) Ab Initio
5 3 (21.43%) Teradata
5 3 (21.43%) Statistics
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (14.29%) Games
6 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) DataPower
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Data Virtualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) DB2
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (14.29%) Solaris
6 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) DB2
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.14%) DataStage
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) QlikView
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modeller
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) JMS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) DataPower
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) New Media
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) AIX
1 2 (14.29%) Solaris
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Data Virtualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) eTOM
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Research
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Ab Initio
3 3 (21.43%) Teradata
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
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