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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data Architect
UK / England
Rank 493 561 526
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 74 43 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.092% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 33 26
Median daily rate £650 £580 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +7.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £693 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £630 £520 £475
% change year-on-year
+21.15% +9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
38645 44135 43796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25340 28509 27973
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1619 1749
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.57 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +36 52 £650 +4.00% 12
South East +12 12 £588 +12.98% 4
South West +16 4 £645 -
West Midlands - 4 £675 -
North West +26 1 - -
Yorkshire +13 1 - -
Big Data Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Big Data
2 127 (76.97%) Hadoop
3 72 (43.64%) Apache Spark
4 65 (39.39%) Analytics
5 53 (32.12%) Apache Hive
6 51 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
7 48 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
8 47 (28.48%) ETL
9 43 (26.06%) Data Modelling
9 43 (26.06%) NoSQL
10 42 (25.45%) Data Architecture
11 36 (21.82%) Python
12 35 (21.21%) Kafka
13 34 (20.61%) MongoDB
14 33 (20.00%) Finance
15 32 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (19.39%) MapReduce
16 31 (18.79%) HBase
17 29 (17.58%) Scala
18 28 (16.97%) Apache Cassandra
18 28 (16.97%) Sqoop
19 27 (16.36%) Apache Flume
19 27 (16.36%) Data Integration
19 27 (16.36%) SQL
20 26 (15.76%) Hortonworks
21 25 (15.15%) R
21 25 (15.15%) Java
22 24 (14.55%) Data Lake
23 23 (13.94%) Apache
24 22 (13.33%) Machine Learning

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 72 (43.64%) Apache Spark
2 23 (13.94%) Apache
3 21 (12.73%) Apache Pig
4 7 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.03%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.82%) SAS
7 2 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (1.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Unica
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.85%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (4.24%) Azure Machine Learning
5 6 (3.64%) PaaS
6 4 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.42%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.42%) GitHub
7 3 (1.82%) Amazon Glacier
7 3 (1.82%) IaaS
8 2 (1.21%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.61%) Office 365
9 1 (0.61%) SaaS
9 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.42%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.82%) Firewall
2 3 (1.82%) LDAP
2 3 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.21%) HTTP
3 2 (1.21%) VoIP
4 1 (0.61%) LAN
4 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (100.00%) Big Data
2 127 (76.97%) Hadoop
3 53 (32.12%) Apache Hive
4 51 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (26.06%) NoSQL
6 34 (20.61%) MongoDB
7 31 (18.79%) HBase
8 28 (16.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 28 (16.97%) Sqoop
9 24 (14.55%) Data Lake
10 18 (10.91%) Relational Database
11 14 (8.48%) QlikView
12 11 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
12 11 (6.67%) SQL Server
13 10 (6.06%) Power BI
14 9 (5.45%) Couchbase
15 8 (4.85%) HDInsight
16 7 (4.24%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (4.24%) SAP HANA
16 7 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (3.03%) ERwin
3 4 (2.42%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.42%) JIRA
4 3 (1.82%) JMeter
4 3 (1.82%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Continuum
5 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (20.00%) Finance
2 19 (11.52%) Banking
3 16 (9.70%) Retail
4 14 (8.48%) Marketing
5 9 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.42%) Games
7 2 (1.21%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.21%) Legal
7 2 (1.21%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) German Language
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.21%) Kafka
2 9 (5.45%) Middleware
2 9 (5.45%) Web Services
3 7 (4.24%) scikit-learn
4 5 (3.03%) JSON
4 5 (3.03%) XSD
5 4 (2.42%) CSS
5 4 (2.42%) HTML
5 4 (2.42%) JDBC
5 4 (2.42%) RESTful
6 3 (1.82%) .NET
6 3 (1.82%) REST
6 3 (1.82%) SOAP
6 3 (1.82%) XML
7 2 (1.21%) Spark Streaming
8 1 (0.61%) D3.js
8 1 (0.61%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.61%) Node.js
8 1 (0.61%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.61%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.36%) Data Integration
2 19 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.88%) Visualisation
4 11 (6.67%) Statistics
5 7 (4.24%) Credit Risk
5 7 (4.24%) Replication
6 5 (3.03%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.42%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.82%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.21%) iPad
9 2 (1.21%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.61%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.67%) Linux
2 7 (4.24%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.39%) Analytics
2 48 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (28.48%) ETL
4 43 (26.06%) Data Modelling
5 42 (25.45%) Data Architecture
6 32 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (19.39%) MapReduce
7 22 (13.33%) Machine Learning
8 18 (10.91%) Data Analytics
8 18 (10.91%) Data Ingestion
8 18 (10.91%) Open Source
9 16 (9.70%) Big Data Analytics
10 12 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (6.67%) DevOps
11 11 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.67%) TOGAF
12 10 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
13 9 (5.45%) Migration
13 9 (5.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.82%) Python
2 29 (17.58%) Scala
3 27 (16.36%) SQL
4 25 (15.15%) Java
4 25 (15.15%) R
5 3 (1.82%) Ruby
5 3 (1.82%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.21%) C
6 2 (1.21%) Perl
6 2 (1.21%) PHP
6 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.61%) Delphi
7 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.82%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.82%) PhD
4 2 (1.21%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.27%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.61%) EMIR
3 1 (0.61%) MiFID
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (16.36%) Apache Flume
2 11 (6.67%) HDFS
3 6 (3.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.61%) NFS
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (7.27%) Oozie
2 6 (3.64%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (3.03%) Puppet
4 4 (2.42%) Ambari
5 2 (1.21%) Ansible
6 1 (0.61%) DBAmp
6 1 (0.61%) MOM
6 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.61%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 26 (15.76%) Hortonworks
2 20 (12.12%) Oracle
3 19 (11.52%) Tableau
4 13 (7.88%) Cloudera
5 12 (7.27%) IBM
6 11 (6.67%) Informatica
6 11 (6.67%) Netezza
7 9 (5.45%) SAP
8 7 (4.24%) Talend
8 7 (4.24%) Vertica
9 6 (3.64%) Cognos
9 6 (3.64%) MapR
10 5 (3.03%) Splunk
11 4 (2.42%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.82%) ArcSight
12 3 (1.82%) Microsoft
12 3 (1.82%) Teradata
13 2 (1.21%) Ab Initio
13 2 (1.21%) FireEye
13 2 (1.21%) Intel Security
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