The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Developer
Rank 559 551 528
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 23 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.043% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.046% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£575 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £444 £442
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £608 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
47107 45196 41281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.71% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30238 28237 24557
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £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 1775 1819 1985
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -19 14 £575 +9.52% 8
South East - 4 - -
East of England - 3 £450 -
North West - 2 £513 -
Big Data Developer
UK

Big Data Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 36 (100.00%) Big Data
2 31 (86.11%) Hadoop
3 18 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 17 (47.22%) Apache Hive
5 13 (36.11%) Apache Pig
6 12 (33.33%) Scala
7 11 (30.56%) MapReduce
7 11 (30.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.00%) Kafka
10 8 (22.22%) HDFS
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
10 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
11 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (19.44%) Banking
11 7 (19.44%) Impala
12 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
12 6 (16.67%) Apache
13 5 (13.89%) Python
13 5 (13.89%) ETL
13 5 (13.89%) SQL
13 5 (13.89%) Open Source
14 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
14 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
14 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (11.11%) Internet of Things
14 4 (11.11%) Sqoop
14 4 (11.11%) HBase
14 4 (11.11%) Linux

Big Data Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 18 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 13 (36.11%) Apache Pig
3 6 (16.67%) Apache
4 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.78%) SAS
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) Big Data
2 31 (86.11%) Hadoop
3 17 (47.22%) Apache Hive
4 11 (30.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (19.44%) Impala
5 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
7 4 (11.11%) HBase
7 4 (11.11%) Sqoop
7 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.78%) OrientDB
10 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.78%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JUnit
1 1 (2.78%) JMeter
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
1 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.78%) Mockito
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Publishing
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Kafka
2 3 (8.33%) RESTful
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Avro
3 2 (5.56%) OAuth2
3 2 (5.56%) Cascading
3 2 (5.56%) OAuth
4 1 (2.78%) React
4 1 (2.78%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (2.78%) GraphX
4 1 (2.78%) Akka
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) Express
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Internet of Things
2 2 (5.56%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) DTV
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) MapReduce
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 5 (13.89%) ETL
4 5 (13.89%) Open Source
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.56%) Complex Event Processing
7 2 (5.56%) Use Case
7 2 (5.56%) OOP
7 2 (5.56%) Data Security
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.56%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) Scala
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) XPath
5 1 (2.78%) Haskell
5 1 (2.78%) Clojure
5 1 (2.78%) R
5 1 (2.78%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) HDFS
2 1 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Oozie
2 2 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.78%) Kibana
3 1 (2.78%) Check_MK
3 1 (2.78%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Teradata
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Splunk
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Highly competitive daily rate!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ABRS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago