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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 43 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.86% 0.14% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.19% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.39% -
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
108 138 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.24% 19.09% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 91 57
Average daily rate £400 £418 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +28.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 3 £350 - 10
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 8 (66.67%) Apache Hive
2 8 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 8 (66.67%) Apache Flume
2 8 (66.67%) Apache Pig
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 2 (16.67%) Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Life Science
5 2 (16.67%) Django
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 8 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) CSS3
1 2 (16.67%) Django
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
1 2 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Life Science
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Apache Flume