The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank - 15 48
Contract jobs citing Big Data 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 6.93% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 30.43% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £563 £484
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.50 -
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 23 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.29% 22.77% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 40
Average daily rate £450 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £403 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Big Data
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Greeks
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
1 1 (33.33%) Greeks
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Scala