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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 43 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Contract jobs citing Big Data 14 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.37% 0.29% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.07% 1.40% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Median daily rate £550 £454 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £457 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £468 £475
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £54.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-21.24% +45.33%
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
116 143 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.63% 20.97% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 80 92
Median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £282 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -69.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 8 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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 +18 11 £550 +21.21% 13
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 10 (45.45%) Open Source
2 9 (40.91%) ETL
3 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (36.36%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) Data Integration
3 8 (36.36%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (36.36%) Talend
3 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 7 (31.82%) Analytics
4 7 (31.82%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) JIRA
5 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
6 5 (22.73%) MapReduce
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Pig
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Spark
6 5 (22.73%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (22.73%) HBase
6 5 (22.73%) Biology
6 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) Bioinformatics
6 5 (22.73%) Unix
6 5 (22.73%) Apache
6 5 (22.73%) Java

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 5 (22.73%) Apache
1 5 (22.73%) Apache Pig
1 5 (22.73%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 7 (31.82%) RDBMS
3 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
4 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
4 5 (22.73%) HBase
5 4 (18.18%) Data Lake
5 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (13.64%) MySQL
7 2 (9.09%) Spotfire
8 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Flink
8 1 (4.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (27.27%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Hudson
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Talend Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Python Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Social Media Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Architect
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Kafka
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) Lucene
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Integration
2 5 (22.73%) Biology
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
3 3 (13.64%) Social Media
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Ontologies
4 1 (4.55%) Semantic Web
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) CentOS
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Open Source
2 9 (40.91%) ETL
3 8 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) Bioinformatics
5 5 (22.73%) MapReduce
6 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 3 (13.64%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) ETL Development
7 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
7 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.55%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) C
3 4 (18.18%) Scala
4 3 (13.64%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Talend
2 4 (18.18%) Hortonworks
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) SAP