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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 40 44 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Contract jobs citing Big Data 15 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.66% 1.96% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 10.09% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 4
Median daily rate £550 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £503 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £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 £42.00 £46.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +27.39%

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
90 109 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.99% 19.43% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 62 96
Median daily rate £418 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £26.75 - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +6 12 £538 +53.57% 9
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 10 (47.62%) Open Source
2 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 9 (42.86%) ETL
2 9 (42.86%) Python
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Data Integration
3 8 (38.10%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (38.10%) Talend
3 8 (38.10%) Analytics
4 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 7 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Unix
5 6 (28.57%) JIRA
5 6 (28.57%) Apache Hive
5 6 (28.57%) MapReduce
6 5 (23.81%) Apache Pig
6 5 (23.81%) Kafka
6 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
6 5 (23.81%) HBase
6 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
6 5 (23.81%) Scala
6 5 (23.81%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (23.81%) Degree

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 7 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 6 (28.57%) Apache Hive
5 5 (23.81%) HBase
5 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
5 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
5 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (19.05%) Data Lake
6 4 (19.05%) MySQL
7 2 (9.52%) Spotfire
8 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.76%) Flink
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Talend Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Python Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark Developer
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Kafka
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) JPA
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) Lucene
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) React
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) Thymeleaf
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Integration
2 5 (23.81%) Biology
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Online Games
4 1 (4.76%) Ontologies
4 1 (4.76%) Semantic Web
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Open Source
2 9 (42.86%) ETL
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Analytics
3 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) MapReduce
5 5 (23.81%) Bioinformatics
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) ETL Development
7 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.76%) Data Management
9 1 (4.76%) Predictive Analytics
9 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Scala
4 4 (19.05%) C
5 3 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) R
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Talend
2 4 (19.05%) Hortonworks
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Vertica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Half
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago