The first table below looks at the demand for the Big Data Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Developer
Rank 569 495 -
Rank change year-on-year
-74 -
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 21 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.019% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.020% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 0
Average daily rate £519 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Big Data Developer
UK

Big Data Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Big Data Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Big Data Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Big Data Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Big Data Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Big Data Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Big Data Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -10 21 £519 +3.75% 4
South East - - - -
Big Data Developer
UK

Big Data Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Big Data Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Big Data
2 30 (96.77%) Hadoop
3 20 (64.52%) Apache Hive
4 18 (58.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (54.84%) NoSQL
6 16 (51.61%) Apache Pig
6 16 (51.61%) Java
7 13 (41.94%) MapReduce
8 9 (29.03%) Python
8 9 (29.03%) Degree
9 8 (25.81%) Banking
9 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 8 (25.81%) HBase
9 8 (25.81%) Sqoop
10 7 (22.58%) Apache Avro
10 7 (22.58%) Oozie
10 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
10 7 (22.58%) Open Source
11 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (16.13%) Finance
12 5 (16.13%) Oracle
12 5 (16.13%) Scala
13 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
13 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
13 4 (12.90%) Perl
13 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
13 4 (12.90%) ETL
14 3 (9.68%) Kafka
14 3 (9.68%) Apache Flume

Big Data Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Big Data Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (51.61%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.45%) Google App Engine
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Big Data
2 30 (96.77%) Hadoop
3 20 (64.52%) Apache Hive
4 18 (58.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (54.84%) NoSQL
6 8 (25.81%) HBase
6 8 (25.81%) Sqoop
7 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
8 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (6.45%) QlikView
11 2 (6.45%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
12 1 (3.23%) SAP BI
12 1 (3.23%) Base SAS
General
1 8 (25.81%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) MapReduce
2 7 (22.58%) Apache Avro
3 3 (9.68%) Kafka
4 2 (6.45%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) COM+
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
2 4 (12.90%) ETL
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Complex Event Processing
4 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Data Architecture
4 2 (6.45%) BDD
4 2 (6.45%) TDD
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) Python
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Scala
5 4 (12.90%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) Groovy
7 2 (6.45%) Clojure
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 2 (6.45%) R
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) C#
8 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Apache Flume
1 3 (9.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Vertica
2 3 (9.68%) Tableau
2 3 (9.68%) Sybase
2 3 (9.68%) Netezza
3 2 (6.45%) Greenplum
3 2 (6.45%) Google
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (6.45%) Teradata
3 2 (6.45%) ParAccel
4 1 (3.23%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.23%) 29West
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
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