The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Analytics
Rank 566 553 554
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics 29 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.034% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.045% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 1
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£800 £413 £750
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.93% -45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £800 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40103 37736 35030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.83% 76.45% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26527 23757 21722
Average daily rate £423 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1093 1022
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Big Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data Analytics across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Big Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Big Data Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Big Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in England

Big Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Big Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Big Data Analytics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
London +6 15 £800 +93.93% 7
Yorkshire -20 4 £800 +128.57%
North West - 4 £800 - 1
South East - 2 £875 -
South West - 2 £630 -
East of England - 2 £458 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £330 -
North East - 1 - -
Big Data Analytics
UK

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 52 (100.00%) Big Data
2 49 (94.23%) Analytics
3 24 (46.15%) Java
4 22 (42.31%) Python
5 21 (40.38%) RESTful
6 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
8 18 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (34.62%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (34.62%) Hadoop
8 18 (34.62%) Open Source
9 17 (32.69%) Visualisation
9 17 (32.69%) Apache Spark
10 16 (30.77%) Linux
10 16 (30.77%) PHP
10 16 (30.77%) .NET
10 16 (30.77%) Unified Communications
10 16 (30.77%) Ruby
11 15 (28.85%) UNIX
11 15 (28.85%) Converged Networks
11 15 (28.85%) Data Analytics
12 13 (25.00%) DevOps
13 11 (21.15%) Apache Hive
14 8 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (15.38%) Scala
14 8 (15.38%) HBase
15 7 (13.46%) Finance
16 6 (11.54%) Apache
16 6 (11.54%) Splunk
16 6 (11.54%) Mentoring

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 17 (32.69%) Apache Spark
2 6 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (34.62%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) Unified Communications
2 15 (28.85%) Converged Networks
3 2 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) Big Data
2 18 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (34.62%) Hadoop
3 11 (21.15%) Apache Hive
4 8 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (15.38%) HBase
5 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.77%) Redis
6 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.85%) MySQL
7 2 (3.85%) DataStax
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.92%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Architect
2 15 (28.85%) Chief Architect
3 10 (19.23%) Technical Architect
4 9 (17.31%) Chief Technical Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Digital Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Data Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Big Data Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Designer
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (3.85%) Chief Technology Officer
8 2 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Systems Support
9 1 (1.92%) Data Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) RESTful
2 16 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) Web Services
3 4 (7.69%) REST
4 3 (5.77%) Java EE
4 3 (5.77%) Play Framework
4 3 (5.77%) HTML
4 3 (5.77%) CSS
5 2 (3.85%) Lucene
5 2 (3.85%) CSS3
5 2 (3.85%) HTML5
6 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.92%) XML
6 1 (1.92%) JSP
6 1 (1.92%) SOAP
6 1 (1.92%) J2EE
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Visualisation
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Physics
3 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) DTV
4 1 (1.92%) Statistics
4 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
2 15 (28.85%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (94.23%) Analytics
2 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (34.62%) Open Source
4 15 (28.85%) Data Analytics
5 13 (25.00%) DevOps
6 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.54%) Coaching
7 4 (7.69%) API Integration
7 4 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 3 (5.77%) Business Development
8 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Business Transformation
9 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (3.85%) SIEM
9 2 (3.85%) SDLC
9 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.85%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) Java
2 22 (42.31%) Python
3 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
4 16 (30.77%) PHP
4 16 (30.77%) Ruby
5 8 (15.38%) Scala
6 3 (5.77%) Clojure
6 3 (5.77%) Haskell
6 3 (5.77%) OCaml
6 3 (5.77%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (3.85%) R
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) PhD
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Splunk
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) Huawei
4 1 (1.92%) Netezza
4 1 (1.92%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.92%) Vertica
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.92%) DoubleClick