The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Big Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Architect
Rank 561 578 560
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 69 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.072% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.076% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 15
Median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £497
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £520 £550
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Big Data Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47342 48920 45504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.83% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31086 31590 28112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1402 1847 1880
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Big Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Big Data Architect in the job title.

Big Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Big Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Big Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Big Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Big Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Big Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Big Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Big Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
London +22 46 £588 -12.96% 10
South East +3 12 £481 -7.89% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £600 -
West Midlands - 4 £525 -
Big Data Architect
UK

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Big Data Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Big Data Architect in the job title.

1 130 (100.00%) Big Data
2 87 (66.92%) Hadoop
3 57 (43.85%) Apache Spark
4 49 (37.69%) Java
5 43 (33.08%) Apache Hive
6 35 (26.92%) Data Architecture
6 35 (26.92%) Data Modelling
6 35 (26.92%) Finance
7 33 (25.38%) NoSQL
8 28 (21.54%) HBase
9 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (20.00%) Apache Pig
11 25 (19.23%) Analytics
12 24 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (17.69%) SQL
13 23 (17.69%) Oracle
14 21 (16.15%) MongoDB
14 21 (16.15%) MapReduce
14 21 (16.15%) HDFS
15 20 (15.38%) Python
16 19 (14.62%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (14.62%) Sqoop
16 19 (14.62%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (13.85%) Scala
18 17 (13.08%) Cloudera
18 17 (13.08%) Apache Flume
19 15 (11.54%) Impala
19 15 (11.54%) Unix
20 13 (10.00%) Data Analytics

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 57 (43.85%) Apache Spark
2 26 (20.00%) Apache Pig
3 12 (9.23%) SAS
4 10 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.85%) Apache
6 4 (3.08%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.77%) Confluence
7 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.38%) Amazon S3
2 7 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (5.38%) IaaS
3 5 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (3.08%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (3.08%) PaaS
4 4 (3.08%) SaaS
5 3 (2.31%) GitHub
6 2 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Internet
2 3 (2.31%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.77%) AMQP
3 1 (0.77%) LDAP
3 1 (0.77%) MQTT
3 1 (0.77%) SAN
3 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (100.00%) Big Data
2 87 (66.92%) Hadoop
3 43 (33.08%) Apache Hive
4 33 (25.38%) NoSQL
5 28 (21.54%) HBase
6 21 (16.15%) MongoDB
7 19 (14.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (14.62%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (14.62%) Sqoop
8 15 (11.54%) Impala
9 10 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (6.15%) CouchDB
10 8 (6.15%) HPCC
10 8 (6.15%) Oracle Database
10 8 (6.15%) SQL Server
10 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (5.38%) Cloudera CDH
12 4 (3.08%) Data Lake
12 4 (3.08%) Data Mining
12 4 (3.08%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) ERwin
2 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.77%) JIRA
2 1 (0.77%) Subversion
General
1 35 (26.92%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Banking
3 7 (5.38%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.62%) Retail
5 4 (3.08%) Law
6 2 (1.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.77%) Front Office
7 1 (0.77%) Marketing
7 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) Hibernate
1 7 (5.38%) J2EE
2 6 (4.62%) .NET
3 5 (3.85%) Web Services
4 4 (3.08%) Kafka
4 4 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.08%) SOAP
5 3 (2.31%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.31%) Cascading
5 3 (2.31%) Node.js
5 3 (2.31%) Spark Streaming
5 3 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.54%) EDI
6 2 (1.54%) RESTful
7 1 (0.77%) Ajax
7 1 (0.77%) HTML
7 1 (0.77%) Java EE
7 1 (0.77%) Middleware
7 1 (0.77%) NumPy
7 1 (0.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Algorithms
1 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.38%) Data Integration
1 7 (5.38%) Management Information System
1 7 (5.38%) Visualisation
2 6 (4.62%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.54%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.54%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (0.77%) Clustering
5 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.77%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.77%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.77%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.77%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.77%) PKI
5 1 (0.77%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.77%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.77%) SystemC
5 1 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.54%) Unix
2 12 (9.23%) Linux
3 1 (0.77%) CentOS
3 1 (0.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.92%) Data Architecture
1 35 (26.92%) Data Modelling
2 27 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (19.23%) Analytics
5 21 (16.15%) MapReduce
6 13 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 13 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (9.23%) ETL
8 11 (8.46%) Big Data Analytics
8 11 (8.46%) DevOps
8 11 (8.46%) SOA
9 10 (7.69%) Data Management
9 10 (7.69%) Presales
10 9 (6.92%) Machine Learning
11 8 (6.15%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (5.38%) Open Source
13 6 (4.62%) Data Security
14 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (3.85%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.69%) Java
2 23 (17.69%) SQL
3 20 (15.38%) Python
4 18 (13.85%) Scala
5 12 (9.23%) Shell Script
6 10 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.38%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.62%) R
9 5 (3.85%) PHP
10 4 (3.08%) C
10 4 (3.08%) C++
11 3 (2.31%) HiveQL
11 3 (2.31%) Ruby
12 2 (1.54%) Perl
12 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.77%) C#
13 1 (0.77%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.77%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.31%) Degree
4 2 (1.54%) EMC Certification
4 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.77%) CISA
5 1 (0.77%) CISM
5 1 (0.77%) CISSP
5 1 (0.77%) VCAP
5 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (16.15%) HDFS
2 17 (13.08%) Apache Flume
3 4 (3.08%) Docker
4 3 (2.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (2.31%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.77%) Firmware
6 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.15%) DBAmp
3 5 (3.85%) Ansible
4 4 (3.08%) Puppet
5 3 (2.31%) StatsD
6 2 (1.54%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.54%) Oozie
7 1 (0.77%) Nagios
7 1 (0.77%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (17.69%) Oracle
2 17 (13.08%) Cloudera
3 12 (9.23%) Informatica
4 8 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (5.38%) VMware
6 6 (4.62%) Tableau
7 4 (3.08%) SaltStack
8 3 (2.31%) Apigee
8 3 (2.31%) Citrix
8 3 (2.31%) Hortonworks
8 3 (2.31%) MapR
8 3 (2.31%) Mashery
8 3 (2.31%) Teradata
9 2 (1.54%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.54%) CA
9 2 (1.54%) EMC
9 2 (1.54%) Google
9 2 (1.54%) SAP
10 1 (0.77%) Mercator
10 1 (0.77%) Red Hat