The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Analytics
Rank 192 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.014% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.019% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £750 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4308 5351 5717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.45% 75.61% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3203 4013 4241
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 100 80
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.97 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +9.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.30 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.23 £59.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
Big Data Analytics
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Big Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 6 (100.00%) Big Data
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Pig
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Game Development
4 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) Talend
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (33.33%) Games
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Search Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) Lucene
1 2 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Fedora
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Game Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Clojure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau
1 2 (33.33%) Talend
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat