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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 120 134 122
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing Big Data 18 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.33% 0.043%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.87% 1.31% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 0
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£458 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.33 - £20.00
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
627 764 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.72% 24.97% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 502 294
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 26
Average hourly rate £31.76 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.86% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £20.35 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £38.50 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 6 £500 - 6
Cambridgeshire -10 4 £458 +7.64% 12
Suffolk - 4 £425 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £575 - 1
Norfolk - 1 - -
East Anglia - 1 - -
Big Data
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 26 (63.41%) Hadoop
2 17 (41.46%) Linux
3 16 (39.02%) Apache Hive
4 15 (36.59%) Windows
5 13 (31.71%) Java
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
6 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (29.27%) Apache Pig
7 11 (26.83%) UNIX
8 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
9 8 (19.51%) ETL
9 8 (19.51%) SQL
9 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (19.51%) Analytics
9 8 (19.51%) HDFS
9 8 (19.51%) Apache Spark
10 7 (17.07%) Impala
10 7 (17.07%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
11 6 (14.63%) Migration
11 6 (14.63%) VMware
11 6 (14.63%) Oracle
11 6 (14.63%) Python
11 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
11 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
11 6 (14.63%) Visualisation
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (14.63%) Data Management
11 6 (14.63%) Data Protection Act

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (29.27%) Apache Pig
2 8 (19.51%) Apache Spark
3 5 (12.20%) Apache Solr
4 4 (9.76%) WorkSite
4 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.44%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) LAN
1 4 (9.76%) WAN
1 4 (9.76%) VPN
1 4 (9.76%) MPLS
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (63.41%) Hadoop
2 16 (39.02%) Apache Hive
3 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
4 7 (17.07%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (17.07%) Impala
5 6 (14.63%) Sqoop
5 6 (14.63%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
5 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (12.20%) Data Mining
7 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.44%) OLAP
8 1 (2.44%) HBase
8 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
8 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.44%) Text Mining
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Architect
2 7 (17.07%) Hadoop Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Data Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) J2EE
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (2.44%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
1 6 (14.63%) Visualisation
2 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Windows
3 11 (26.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
3 8 (19.51%) ETL
3 8 (19.51%) Analytics
4 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Data Management
4 6 (14.63%) Data Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
4 6 (14.63%) Data Architecture
5 5 (12.20%) Information Management
5 5 (12.20%) TDD
5 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.20%) User Stories
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (12.20%) Cyber Security
6 4 (9.76%) Change Control
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analytics
6 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) Python
4 5 (12.20%) Scala
4 5 (12.20%) Perl
5 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
1 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) HDFS
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.76%) XenServer
2 4 (9.76%) vSphere
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Oozie
2 2 (4.88%) Kibana
2 2 (4.88%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle
1 6 (14.63%) VMware
2 5 (12.20%) Vertica
2 5 (12.20%) Infobright
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Cloudera
3 4 (9.76%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Cognos
4 2 (4.88%) Tableau
5 1 (2.44%) Talend
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica
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