The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 45 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Contract jobs citing Big Data 6 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.13% 0.24% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.44% 1.16% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £33.33 -
% change year-on-year
+28.53% -
Big Data
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
135 172 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.47% 20.48% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 89 101
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Cambridge +21 5 - - 7
Peterborough - 1 - -
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Scala
4 4 (30.77%) Apache Hive
4 4 (30.77%) Apache Flume
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Apache Pig
4 4 (30.77%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Biology
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Programming
5 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
5 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
5 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) Social Media
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (30.77%) Apache Pig
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Hive
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) Flink
5 1 (7.69%) HBase
5 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Hadoop Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Python Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Hadoop Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Hadoop Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Hadoop Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Social Media Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) Lucene
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Biology
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 3 (23.08%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Ontologies
3 1 (7.69%) Semantic Web
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Bioinformatics
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Functional Programming
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Scala
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP