The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Big Data Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Developer
Rank 525 558 565
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 110 71 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.13% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 47 32
Median daily rate £550 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £424 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £685 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £450 £563
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Big Data Developer
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
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Big Data Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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 +23 87 £550 -15.38% 16
South East +19 16 £550 - 4
Yorkshire +6 3 £400 -
South West +12 2 £375 -25.00% 1
East of England +13 1 - - 1
Big Data Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Big Data Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 228 (100.00%) Big Data
2 190 (83.33%) Hadoop
3 156 (68.42%) Java
4 151 (66.23%) Apache Spark
5 102 (44.74%) Scala
6 91 (39.91%) Apache Hive
6 91 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (29.39%) Kafka
8 66 (28.95%) HBase
9 62 (27.19%) TDD
10 56 (24.56%) Analytics
11 55 (24.12%) NoSQL
12 53 (23.25%) Scrum
13 47 (20.61%) SQL
14 41 (17.98%) MongoDB
14 41 (17.98%) REST
15 40 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (17.11%) Apache Cassandra
17 37 (16.23%) Apache Pig
18 36 (15.79%) HDFS
19 35 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
19 35 (15.35%) Pair Programming
20 34 (14.91%) Apache
20 34 (14.91%) Data Analytics
21 33 (14.47%) High Availability
22 31 (13.60%) Amazon AWS
23 30 (13.16%) ETL
24 28 (12.28%) Finance
24 28 (12.28%) Kanban
25 27 (11.84%) Data Warehouse

Big Data Developer 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
1 151 (66.23%) Apache Spark
2 37 (16.23%) Apache Pig
3 34 (14.91%) Apache
4 19 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.63%) SAS
6 5 (2.19%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (1.75%) Confluence
8 3 (1.32%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.88%) GemFire
10 1 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.32%) SPSS
2 1 (0.44%) Stata
2 1 (0.44%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.60%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.39%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (2.19%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (2.19%) GitHub
5 3 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.88%) PaaS
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.44%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.44%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.44%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (0.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) DSL
3 1 (0.44%) MQTT
3 1 (0.44%) RTSP
3 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (100.00%) Big Data
2 190 (83.33%) Hadoop
3 91 (39.91%) Apache Hive
4 66 (28.95%) HBase
5 55 (24.12%) NoSQL
6 41 (17.98%) MongoDB
7 39 (17.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (11.84%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (5.70%) Impala
9 13 (5.70%) Relational Database
10 12 (5.26%) SQL Server
11 9 (3.95%) RDBMS
12 8 (3.51%) Neo4j
13 7 (3.07%) Cloudera CDH
13 7 (3.07%) MySQL
13 7 (3.07%) Sqoop
14 6 (2.63%) QlikView
15 5 (2.19%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (6.58%) Maven
2 14 (6.14%) Gradle
3 13 (5.70%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.39%) Cucumber
5 9 (3.95%) JIRA
6 8 (3.51%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.51%) Hudson
7 4 (1.75%) Ant
7 4 (1.75%) JUnit
7 4 (1.75%) Subversion
8 3 (1.32%) Artifactory
8 3 (1.32%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.88%) GitLab
9 2 (0.88%) Selenium
10 1 (0.44%) ANTLR
10 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.44%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.44%) JSUnit
10 1 (0.44%) Rational Performance Tester
10 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 28 (12.28%) Finance
2 22 (9.65%) Banking
3 11 (4.82%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.63%) Front Office
5 3 (1.32%) Marketing
5 3 (1.32%) Music Industry
6 2 (0.88%) Retail
6 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (29.39%) Kafka
2 41 (17.98%) REST
3 25 (10.96%) Web Services
4 24 (10.53%) Spring
5 22 (9.65%) Akka
6 20 (8.77%) spray
7 16 (7.02%) Spark Streaming
8 14 (6.14%) Play Framework
9 11 (4.82%) RESTful
9 11 (4.82%) SOAP
10 10 (4.39%) Dropwizard
11 9 (3.95%) JAX-RS
11 9 (3.95%) Samza
12 8 (3.51%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (3.51%) JSON
13 5 (2.19%) Spring MVC
14 4 (1.75%) J2EE
14 4 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
15 3 (1.32%) Hibernate
15 3 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.02%) Visualisation
2 4 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 4 (1.75%) Reference Data
2 4 (1.75%) Virtual Team
3 3 (1.32%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.32%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.32%) Equities
3 3 (1.32%) Fintech
3 3 (1.32%) Replication
4 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
4 2 (0.88%) Internet of Things
4 2 (0.88%) Social Network
4 2 (0.88%) Statistics
5 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.44%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.84%) Linux
2 4 (1.75%) Unix
3 3 (1.32%) CentOS
3 3 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.88%) Windows
5 1 (0.44%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (27.19%) TDD
3 56 (24.56%) Analytics
4 53 (23.25%) Scrum
5 40 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (15.35%) Pair Programming
7 34 (14.91%) Data Analytics
8 33 (14.47%) High Availability
9 30 (13.16%) ETL
10 28 (12.28%) Kanban
11 26 (11.40%) BDD
11 26 (11.40%) MapReduce
12 25 (10.96%) Open Source
13 24 (10.53%) E-Commerce
14 22 (9.65%) Multithreading
15 21 (9.21%) Continuous Delivery
16 20 (8.77%) Big Data Analytics
17 19 (8.33%) DevOps
18 18 (7.89%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 156 (68.42%) Java
2 102 (44.74%) Scala
3 47 (20.61%) SQL
4 21 (9.21%) Python
5 14 (6.14%) R
6 9 (3.95%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.07%) PHP
8 6 (2.63%) C#
8 6 (2.63%) Haskell
8 6 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.75%) C
9 4 (1.75%) C++
9 4 (1.75%) SPARQL
10 3 (1.32%) Ruby
10 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.88%) Perl
12 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.44%) Clojure
12 1 (0.44%) VB
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (4.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.07%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.19%) Degree
4 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) GCP
1 3 (1.32%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) Basel III
System Software
1 36 (15.79%) HDFS
2 16 (7.02%) Docker
3 10 (4.39%) Apache Flume
4 6 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.88%) Firmware
6 1 (0.44%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 11 (4.82%) Ambari
2 5 (2.19%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (2.19%) Oozie
3 3 (1.32%) Kibana
3 3 (1.32%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.32%) Mesos
4 2 (0.88%) Consul
4 2 (0.88%) Nagios
4 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.88%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.44%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.44%) Puppet
5 1 (0.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (9.21%) Oracle
2 14 (6.14%) Cloudera
3 9 (3.95%) Hortonworks
4 7 (3.07%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.07%) Tableau
4 7 (3.07%) Teradata
5 6 (2.63%) Cognos
6 5 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (1.75%) VMware
8 3 (1.32%) Splunk
9 2 (0.88%) HP
9 2 (0.88%) IBM
9 2 (0.88%) Informatica
9 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.88%) SAP
9 2 (0.88%) Zend
10 1 (0.44%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.44%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.44%) Talend
10 1 (0.44%) Vertica
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