The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data Analytics over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Analytics
Rank 192 226 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.042% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.054% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4445 5527 5825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.44% 76.55% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3360 4080 4298
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 70 91
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.20 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Big Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data Analytics across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Big Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Big Data Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics across the City of London region.

Big Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Big Data Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
5 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
6 2 (25.00%) Tableau
6 2 (25.00%) HBase
6 2 (25.00%) Neo4j
6 2 (25.00%) Facebook
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter
6 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) F#
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) Scala
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) Data Mining

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Big Data Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
2 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) HBase
4 2 (25.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) Spotfire
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (12.50%) Vectorwise
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Fedora
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) MapReduce
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Game Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) F#
2 2 (25.00%) Scala
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Clojure
3 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
1 2 (25.00%) Facebook
1 2 (25.00%) Twitter
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Netezza
2 1 (12.50%) Talend
2 1 (12.50%) Vertica
2 1 (12.50%) Infobright