The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 11 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 Database & Business Intelligence category for the Docklands, 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 13 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.77% 1.03% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.71% 4.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£625 £398 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £513
% change year-on-year
- -17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
28 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 24.56% 23.08% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 26
Average daily rate £588 £450 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
Big Data
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Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
1 9 (81.82%) ETL
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) Computer Science
3 7 (63.64%) Apache Hive
3 7 (63.64%) Apache Pig
4 6 (54.55%) Analytics
4 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
4 6 (54.55%) MapReduce
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
5 5 (45.45%) Scala
5 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
5 5 (45.45%) R
5 5 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (36.36%) Data Integration
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) Cognos
7 3 (27.27%) FTP
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
7 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (27.27%) JSON

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (63.64%) Apache Pig
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Apache Hive
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (18.18%) Sqoop
5 2 (18.18%) QlikView
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (9.09%) DB2
6 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (9.09%) HBase
6 1 (9.09%) Riak
6 1 (9.09%) Mahout
6 1 (9.09%) MarkLogic
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) ETL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Scientist
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) MapReduce
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
3 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
4 4 (36.36%) Data Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ETL
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Analytics
4 5 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 3 (27.27%) Data Transformation
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) B2C
8 1 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (9.09%) Data Management
8 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Scala
2 5 (45.45%) R
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ambari
1 1 (9.09%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Cognos
3 2 (18.18%) Sybase
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Teradata
4 1 (9.09%) Netezza
4 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
4 1 (9.09%) MapR