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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 54 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing Big Data 5 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.83% 0.99% 2.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.91% 3.81% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 15
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £463 £431
% change year-on-year
-6.21% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 - £20.50
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
172 210 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.57% 25.93% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 115 115
Median daily rate £418 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

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 July 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
Peterborough +4 3 £400 -11.11%
Cambridge +12 2 - - 10
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) Hadoop
2 7 (53.85%) Scala
2 7 (53.85%) Big Data Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) Apache Flume
2 7 (53.85%) Data Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) Analytics
2 7 (53.85%) Functional Programming
2 7 (53.85%) ETL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 6 (46.15%) Apache Pig
3 6 (46.15%) Apache Hive
4 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
4 3 (23.08%) Social Media
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Biology

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 6 (46.15%) Apache Pig
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
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 8 (61.54%) Hadoop
2 6 (46.15%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) ETL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Hadoop Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Hadoop Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Hadoop Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Social Media Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SSAS Developer
5 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 3 (23.08%) Social Media
2 2 (15.38%) Biology
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.69%) Ontologies
3 1 (7.69%) Semantic Web
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
1 7 (53.85%) Big Data Analytics
1 7 (53.85%) Data Analytics
1 7 (53.85%) ETL
1 7 (53.85%) Functional Programming
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (15.38%) Bioinformatics
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Scala
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cloudera
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle