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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Analytics
Rank 571 552 536
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics 18 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.017% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.023% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 6
Average daily rate
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£538 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £583 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Big Data Analytics
UK

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
37706 35111 32588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.60% 74.22% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25073 22066 19516
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1076 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +26 11 £550 -8.33% 6
South East - 1 £450 - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
Big Data Analytics
UK

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) Big Data
2 38 (92.68%) Analytics
3 30 (73.17%) Hadoop
4 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (39.02%) Java
5 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
6 12 (29.27%) Python
6 12 (29.27%) Data Analytics
7 11 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (26.83%) ETL
7 11 (26.83%) Apache Hive
8 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (24.39%) SQL
8 10 (24.39%) Apache Spark
8 10 (24.39%) Algorithms
9 9 (21.95%) Apache Pig
9 9 (21.95%) UNIX
10 8 (19.51%) Scala
10 8 (19.51%) HBase
11 7 (17.07%) MapReduce
11 7 (17.07%) Linux
12 6 (14.63%) XML
12 6 (14.63%) Data Mining
12 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
12 6 (14.63%) Tableau
12 6 (14.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (14.63%) Open Source
12 6 (14.63%) JSON
12 6 (14.63%) Vertica
12 6 (14.63%) Infobright

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (24.39%) Apache Spark
2 9 (21.95%) Apache Pig
3 4 (9.76%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) SAS
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.88%) PaaS
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) Big Data
2 30 (73.17%) Hadoop
3 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
4 11 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (26.83%) Apache Hive
5 8 (19.51%) HBase
6 6 (14.63%) Data Mining
6 6 (14.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (12.20%) Spotfire
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
8 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
8 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
8 3 (7.32%) OLAP
8 3 (7.32%) OLTP
9 2 (4.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) German Language
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Front Office
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Architect
1 14 (34.15%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Big Data Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Data Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) OSS Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Principal Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) XML
1 6 (14.63%) JSON
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) Django
2 4 (9.76%) Apache Avro
2 4 (9.76%) Kafka
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) RESTful
4 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.44%) Play Framework
4 1 (2.44%) Akka
4 1 (2.44%) REST
4 1 (2.44%) WebSockets
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.44%) Spring
4 1 (2.44%) JDBC
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Algorithms
2 6 (14.63%) Open Source
3 5 (12.20%) Data Integration
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.32%) Clustering
5 2 (4.88%) Statistics
6 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) UNIX
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) Analytics
2 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Data Analytics
4 11 (26.83%) ETL
5 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.07%) MapReduce
7 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.20%) Scrum
9 4 (9.76%) UML
9 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.32%) Business Analytics
10 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation
10 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
10 3 (7.32%) eTOM
10 3 (7.32%) Service Management
11 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
11 2 (4.88%) TDD
11 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.44%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) Python
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) Scala
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) F#
5 2 (4.88%) Clojure
6 1 (2.44%) R
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) OCaml
6 1 (2.44%) Haskell
6 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Apache Flume
2 3 (7.32%) HDFS
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Oozie
2 2 (4.88%) Mesos
2 2 (4.88%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Tableau
1 6 (14.63%) Vertica
1 6 (14.63%) Infobright
2 4 (9.76%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (9.76%) HP
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Netezza
3 3 (7.32%) Cloudera
3 3 (7.32%) IBM
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Teradata
4 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.88%) Informatica
4 2 (4.88%) Facebook
4 2 (4.88%) Twitter
4 2 (4.88%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) Talend
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Greenplum
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix