The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 18 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 Bristol 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
225 163 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 24.01% 25.51% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 99 113
Average daily rate £350 £325 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Big Data
South West

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Big Data
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SOA

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend