The table below looks at the statistics for the Big Data Architect role 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 Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Architect
Rank 552 554 510
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 24 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.014% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 4
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£550 £575 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £523
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £660 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
45333 44161 38662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.46% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27997 26983 22727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1804 1877 2051
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Big Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 March 2015.

Big Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Big Data Architect
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 Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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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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 +14 14 £525 -8.69% 12
South East - 7 £600 - 1
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
North West - - - -
Big Data Architect
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Big Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Big Data Architect in their job title 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 with Big Data Architect in their job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Big Data
2 50 (96.15%) Hadoop
3 32 (61.54%) Apache Hive
4 29 (55.77%) MapReduce
5 25 (48.08%) NoSQL
6 23 (44.23%) Apache Pig
7 22 (42.31%) Java
8 17 (32.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (28.85%) MongoDB
10 14 (26.92%) Apache Flume
10 14 (26.92%) Analytics
11 13 (25.00%) Oozie
11 13 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 13 (25.00%) HBase
11 13 (25.00%) Mahout
11 13 (25.00%) SQL
12 11 (21.15%) C++
12 11 (21.15%) Linux
13 10 (19.23%) Banking
13 10 (19.23%) Apache Spark
13 10 (19.23%) Sqoop
14 8 (15.38%) HDFS
14 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (15.38%) Python
14 8 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
14 8 (15.38%) Scala
15 7 (13.46%) Data Architecture
15 7 (13.46%) .NET

Big Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Big Data Architect in their job title 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 with Big Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (44.23%) Apache Pig
2 10 (19.23%) Apache Spark
3 5 (9.62%) Node.js
3 5 (9.62%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.92%) SAS
5 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) LAN
1 3 (5.77%) WAN
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) Big Data
2 50 (96.15%) Hadoop
3 32 (61.54%) Apache Hive
4 25 (48.08%) NoSQL
5 17 (32.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (28.85%) MongoDB
7 13 (25.00%) HBase
7 13 (25.00%) Mahout
8 10 (19.23%) Sqoop
9 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (11.54%) DB2
10 6 (11.54%) HCatalog
11 5 (9.62%) MarkLogic
11 5 (9.62%) Couchbase
12 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 3 (5.77%) Impala
13 3 (5.77%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (5.77%) Redis
13 3 (5.77%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Selenium
1 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
1 3 (5.77%) LoadUI
General
1 10 (19.23%) Banking
2 4 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) HTML
3 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (9.62%) CSS
3 5 (9.62%) .NET Framework
3 5 (9.62%) Backbone.js
3 5 (9.62%) Ember.js
3 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.77%) SOAP
4 3 (5.77%) Web Services
5 2 (3.85%) Java EE
6 1 (1.92%) RESTful
6 1 (1.92%) NumPy
6 1 (1.92%) Matplotlib
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Avro
6 1 (1.92%) XML
6 1 (1.92%) XSLT
6 1 (1.92%) Lucene
6 1 (1.92%) CherryPy
6 1 (1.92%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Visualisation
1 6 (11.54%) Open Source
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.77%) Equities
4 2 (3.85%) FMCG
5 1 (1.92%) Informatics
5 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.92%) DTV
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.92%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) MapReduce
2 14 (26.92%) Analytics
3 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.46%) OO
4 7 (13.46%) Data Architecture
5 6 (11.54%) BDD
5 6 (11.54%) TDD
6 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.62%) Scrum
6 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.62%) SOA
6 5 (9.62%) Web Development
7 4 (7.69%) ETL
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.85%) Coaching
9 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.85%) Benchmarking
9 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) Java
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) C++
4 8 (15.38%) Python
4 8 (15.38%) Scala
5 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.62%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) PHP
6 5 (9.62%) R
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
8 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) Perl
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Apache Flume
2 13 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (15.38%) HDFS
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Oozie
2 7 (13.46%) Ambari
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
1 7 (13.46%) MapR
2 6 (11.54%) Teradata
2 6 (11.54%) Twitter
2 6 (11.54%) Hortonworks
3 5 (9.62%) Sybase
4 4 (7.69%) SAP
4 4 (7.69%) Netezza
4 4 (7.69%) Cloudera
5 3 (5.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) Datameer
6 2 (3.85%) Vertica
6 2 (3.85%) Intel
7 1 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.92%) Hadapt
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.92%) Splunk
7 1 (1.92%) Tableau
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