The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 90 101 130
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +29
Contract jobs citing Big Data 39 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.72% 1.20% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.44% 5.70% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 7
Median daily rate £500 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £416 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £468 £475
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.84 £54.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.39% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £54.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-21.24% +45.33%
Big Data
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
462 544 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.40% 21.13% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 325 385
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £33.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.95 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.86 £38.85 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Big Data
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the East of England region.

Big Data Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +14 14 £550 +21.21% 13
Hertfordshire +5 9 £563 +12.50% 3
Essex +3 9 £350 -9.67% 1
Suffolk -7 5 £466 -15.22% 1
Norfolk +9 2 £475 +6.74% 2
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data 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 East of England region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 48 (50.53%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (44.21%) Analytics
3 40 (42.11%) Java
4 35 (36.84%) Open Source
5 34 (35.79%) Data Analytics
6 26 (27.37%) OO
7 25 (26.32%) Social Media
8 24 (25.26%) Hadoop
8 24 (25.26%) SQL
8 24 (25.26%) TOGAF
8 24 (25.26%) Marketing
9 23 (24.21%) Linux
9 23 (24.21%) ETL
10 22 (23.16%) J2EE
10 22 (23.16%) Digital Marketing
10 22 (23.16%) Kafka
11 21 (22.11%) Big Data Analytics
11 21 (22.11%) .NET
11 21 (22.11%) Zachman Framework
12 20 (21.05%) Adobe
13 18 (18.95%) Cloudera
14 17 (17.89%) Oracle
15 16 (16.84%) SMS
15 16 (16.84%) CRM
15 16 (16.84%) SOA
15 16 (16.84%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (16.84%) Technical Architecture
15 16 (16.84%) Legal
15 16 (16.84%) Apache Spark
16 15 (15.79%) Customer Analytics

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (16.84%) Apache Spark
2 15 (15.79%) Apache
3 14 (14.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (6.32%) Apache Pig
5 4 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.11%) GitHub
3 2 (2.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.84%) SMS
2 1 (1.05%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.26%) Hadoop
2 15 (15.79%) HBase
3 13 (13.68%) DB2
4 10 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.37%) RDBMS
7 6 (6.32%) Apache Hive
8 5 (5.26%) MongoDB
8 5 (5.26%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.21%) Data Lake
9 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (3.16%) MySQL
11 2 (2.11%) DataStage
11 2 (2.11%) Spotfire
12 1 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.05%) Flink
12 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
12 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) JIRA
1 8 (8.42%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) Hudson
3 1 (1.05%) Selenium
3 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 24 (25.26%) Marketing
2 16 (16.84%) Legal
3 13 (13.68%) Finance
4 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.21%) Retail
6 3 (3.16%) Automotive
7 2 (2.11%) Front Office
7 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Architect
2 22 (23.16%) Digital Architect
2 22 (23.16%) Digital Marketing Architect
3 17 (17.89%) Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 12 (12.63%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (11.58%) Big Data Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) IT Architect
6 10 (10.53%) Consultant
7 9 (9.47%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.37%) Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) J2EE Architect
9 5 (5.26%) Talend Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Big Data Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Python Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Python Software Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.16%) J2EE
1 22 (23.16%) Kafka
2 21 (22.11%) .NET
3 10 (10.53%) JSON
4 5 (5.26%) ELK Stack
5 3 (3.16%) Java EE
5 3 (3.16%) Middleware
6 1 (1.05%) Ajax
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.05%) HTML
6 1 (1.05%) jQuery
6 1 (1.05%) Lucene
6 1 (1.05%) OSGi
6 1 (1.05%) Spring
6 1 (1.05%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.32%) Social Media
2 15 (15.79%) Virtual Team
3 12 (12.63%) Mainframe
4 8 (8.42%) Data Integration
5 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.26%) Biology
6 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (1.05%) DataPower
10 1 (1.05%) Ontologies
10 1 (1.05%) Semantic Web
10 1 (1.05%) Taxonomies
10 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.21%) Linux
2 9 (9.47%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Windows Vista
3 5 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (1.05%) CentOS
4 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.53%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (44.21%) Analytics
3 35 (36.84%) Open Source
4 34 (35.79%) Data Analytics
5 26 (27.37%) OO
6 24 (25.26%) TOGAF
7 23 (24.21%) ETL
8 22 (23.16%) Digital Marketing
9 21 (22.11%) Big Data Analytics
9 21 (22.11%) Zachman Framework
10 16 (16.84%) CRM
10 16 (16.84%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (16.84%) SOA
10 16 (16.84%) Technical Architecture
11 15 (15.79%) Customer Analytics
11 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
12 12 (12.63%) Data Analysis
12 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (11.58%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.11%) Java
2 24 (25.26%) SQL
3 13 (13.68%) Python
4 5 (5.26%) Scala
5 4 (4.21%) C
6 3 (3.16%) C++
7 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.05%) Groovy
7 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.05%) Perl
7 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.53%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.16%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Apache Flume
2 3 (3.16%) HDFS
3 2 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Puppet
2 5 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (3.16%) Ansible
3 3 (3.16%) Kibana
3 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.11%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (21.05%) Adobe
2 18 (18.95%) Cloudera
3 17 (17.89%) Oracle
4 8 (8.42%) Talend
5 4 (4.21%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.11%) New Relic
6 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.11%) SAP
6 2 (2.11%) Splunk
7 1 (1.05%) Cognos
7 1 (1.05%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.05%) IBM
7 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.05%) Tableau
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