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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data Analytics over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Analytics
Rank 160 196 206
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +10
Contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.15% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.19% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Median daily rate £475 £800 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £800 £325
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +146.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Big Data Analytics
London

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
2820 4645 4785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 79.98% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2312 3659 3593
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Big Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Big Data Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data Analytics 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 City of London region with a requirement for Big Data Analytics.

1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
1 8 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Scala
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) HBase
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Pig
4 2 (25.00%) Ambari
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Kafka
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) WSUS
4 2 (25.00%) CMDB
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (25.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (25.00%) HBase
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Data Scientist
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Process Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (12.50%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
1 8 (100.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Scala
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ambari
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Hortonworks
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau