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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 93 98 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +31
Contract jobs citing Big Data 25 30 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.15% 1.21% 0.041%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.31% 6.93% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 0
Median daily rate £625 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.33 £67.00
% change year-on-year
+35.01% -50.25%
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
396 433 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.18% 17.49% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 258 197
Median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Maidenhead +1 9 £750 +97.36% 1
Reading +3 4 £600 +14.28% 7
Slough 0 2 £470 -13.56%
Bracknell -7 2 - -
Windsor +3 1 - -
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (57.69%) Analytics
2 29 (55.77%) Hadoop
3 25 (48.08%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (32.69%) Degree
4 17 (32.69%) Machine Learning
5 16 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (28.85%) Visualisation
7 14 (26.92%) Data Modelling
7 14 (26.92%) Mathematics
8 13 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 13 (25.00%) PhD
8 13 (25.00%) Java
8 13 (25.00%) Python
8 13 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
9 12 (23.08%) Apache Spark
9 12 (23.08%) Predictive Analytics
10 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
10 10 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (19.23%) SaaS
10 10 (19.23%) PaaS
10 10 (19.23%) Smart Meter
11 9 (17.31%) Apache Solr
11 9 (17.31%) Data Governance
11 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
11 9 (17.31%) ETL
12 8 (15.38%) SAS
12 8 (15.38%) Change Management
12 8 (15.38%) Data Security
12 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (13.46%) Algorithms

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 12 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 10 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (17.31%) Apache Solr
4 8 (15.38%) SAS
5 4 (7.69%) Apache Pig
6 2 (3.85%) Apache
6 2 (3.85%) CMS
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.92%) GemFire
7 1 (1.92%) nginx
7 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) SPSS
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) PaaS
1 10 (19.23%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (1.92%) AMQP
3 1 (1.92%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) Hadoop
2 16 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (13.46%) Apache Hive
4 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (5.77%) GIS
6 3 (5.77%) HBase
6 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.85%) QlikView
8 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.92%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.92%) HDInsight
8 1 (1.92%) OLTP
8 1 (1.92%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.92%) Power BI
8 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Gradle
2 1 (1.92%) JUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.54%) Billing
2 6 (11.54%) Marketing
3 5 (9.62%) Finance
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Electronics
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Architect
2 13 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 9 (17.31%) Data Scientist
3 9 (17.31%) Hadoop Architect
3 9 (17.31%) Solr Architect
4 8 (15.38%) Java Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Designer
6 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
7 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
7 4 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 3 (5.77%) Big Data Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Data Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (5.77%) Telecoms Designer
9 2 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) SciPy
2 5 (9.62%) Web Services
3 4 (7.69%) NumPy
3 4 (7.69%) Pandas
3 4 (7.69%) scikit-learn
4 3 (5.77%) Kafka
5 2 (3.85%) JSON
5 2 (3.85%) REST
5 2 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (1.92%) ELK Stack
6 1 (1.92%) JSON-LD
6 1 (1.92%) MLlib
6 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.92%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.92%) Spring
6 1 (1.92%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.92%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Visualisation
2 14 (26.92%) Mathematics
3 13 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 10 (19.23%) Smart Meter
5 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
6 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (13.46%) Algorithms
8 6 (11.54%) Statistics
9 5 (9.62%) Smart Energy
10 4 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
11 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
11 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (3.85%) FMCG
11 2 (3.85%) Internet of Things
11 2 (3.85%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
11 2 (3.85%) Smart Home
11 2 (3.85%) Social Media
12 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (1.92%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Analytics
2 25 (48.08%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (32.69%) Machine Learning
4 14 (26.92%) Data Modelling
5 13 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
6 12 (23.08%) Predictive Analytics
7 9 (17.31%) Data Governance
7 9 (17.31%) ETL
8 8 (15.38%) Change Management
8 8 (15.38%) Data Security
9 7 (13.46%) CRM
9 7 (13.46%) ITIL
9 7 (13.46%) Project Management
10 6 (11.54%) Asset Management
10 6 (11.54%) Data Architecture
10 6 (11.54%) Logistics
10 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.54%) SOA
11 5 (9.62%) Linear Regression
11 5 (9.62%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Java
1 13 (25.00%) Python
2 7 (13.46%) R
3 5 (9.62%) SQL
4 4 (7.69%) Scala
5 2 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) Ruby
6 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.92%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Degree
2 13 (25.00%) PhD
3 5 (9.62%) CITP
4 4 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) HDFS
2 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
1 1 (1.92%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.92%) Kibana
1 1 (1.92%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) SAP
2 4 (7.69%) Ab Initio
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.77%) Cloudera
3 3 (5.77%) Informatica
3 3 (5.77%) Tableau
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) ESRI
4 2 (3.85%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.85%) Teradata
5 1 (1.92%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.92%) Talend
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