The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 61 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% 0.11% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£460 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
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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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
202 215 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.85% 23.70% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 165 88
Average daily rate £366 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree