The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 66 88 69
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Contract jobs citing Big Data 12 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.17% 0.23% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.71% 1.65% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Median daily rate £575 £470 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.34% +13.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.33 -
% change year-on-year
+35.01% -
Big Data
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
210 242 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.39% 14.17% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 143 147
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £32.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.72% +170.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
1 9 (36.00%) ETL
1 9 (36.00%) Informatica
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 7 (28.00%) Unix
4 6 (24.00%) Python
4 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (24.00%) Teradata
5 5 (20.00%) Splunk
5 5 (20.00%) SIEM
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) QRadar
6 4 (16.00%) ETL Development
6 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.00%) Ansible
6 4 (16.00%) GeoServer
6 4 (16.00%) OpenLayers
6 4 (16.00%) GIS
6 4 (16.00%) ESRI
6 4 (16.00%) PowerCenter
6 4 (16.00%) ERwin
6 4 (16.00%) CA
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
6 4 (16.00%) Cloudera

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (16.00%) GeoServer
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.00%) GIS
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) PowerCenter
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (16.00%) ERwin
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) AWS Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Big Data Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Big Data Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Data Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) ETL Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) GIS Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Python Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Informatica Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SIEM Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Splunk Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Leaflet
1 4 (16.00%) OpenLayers
1 4 (16.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ETL
2 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.00%) SIEM
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (16.00%) ETL Development
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (8.00%) Process Management
5 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (8.00%) Threat Detection
5 2 (8.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Python
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CEH
1 2 (8.00%) CISM
1 2 (8.00%) CISSP
1 2 (8.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) QRadar
2 4 (16.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Informatica
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Teradata
3 5 (20.00%) Splunk
4 4 (16.00%) CA
4 4 (16.00%) Cloudera
4 4 (16.00%) ESRI
5 3 (12.00%) ArcSight
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