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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Developer
Rank 560 553 545
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 27 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.030% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.033% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 7
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£600 £563 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £473 £434
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £618 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £650 -
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -
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
47771 45698 43205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.57% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30943 28173 25957
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1778 1841 1968
Average hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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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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 +8 19 £625 +11.11% 12
South East - 4 - - 1
North West -26 2 £513 -
East of England - 2 £450 - 2
Big Data Developer
UK

Big Data Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 46 (100.00%) Big Data
2 39 (84.78%) Hadoop
3 31 (67.39%) Apache Spark
4 22 (47.83%) Java
5 21 (45.65%) Apache Hive
6 19 (41.30%) MapReduce
6 19 (41.30%) Scala
7 17 (36.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (34.78%) Kafka
9 13 (28.26%) Apache Pig
9 13 (28.26%) Apache
10 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (21.74%) HDFS
12 9 (19.57%) Python
13 8 (17.39%) SQL
13 8 (17.39%) Impala
13 8 (17.39%) HBase
14 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
14 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
14 7 (15.22%) SOA
14 7 (15.22%) Finance
15 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
15 6 (13.04%) Banking
15 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
16 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
16 5 (10.87%) Open Source
17 4 (8.70%) Internet of Things
17 4 (8.70%) Cascading
17 4 (8.70%) Hadoop YARN

Big Data Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 31 (67.39%) Apache Spark
2 13 (28.26%) Apache Pig
2 13 (28.26%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) SAS
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) Big Data
2 39 (84.78%) Hadoop
3 21 (45.65%) Apache Hive
4 17 (36.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (17.39%) HBase
5 8 (17.39%) Impala
6 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
6 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
7 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.35%) Sqoop
8 2 (4.35%) OrientDB
9 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.17%) DataStax
9 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.17%) MarkLogic
9 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JUnit
1 1 (2.17%) JMeter
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
1 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Publishing
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) Kafka
2 4 (8.70%) Cascading
3 3 (6.52%) Web Services
3 3 (6.52%) RESTful
4 2 (4.35%) OAuth
4 2 (4.35%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (4.35%) OAuth2
4 2 (4.35%) Akka
5 1 (2.17%) Scalatra
5 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.17%) Express
5 1 (2.17%) GraphX
5 1 (2.17%) React
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) HTML5
5 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.17%) REST
5 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Internet of Things
2 2 (4.35%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Market Risk
2 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) DTV
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) MapReduce
2 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.22%) SOA
4 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.87%) Open Source
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.70%) ETL
6 4 (8.70%) TDD
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Benchmarking
7 3 (6.52%) Analytics
7 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.35%) API Development
8 2 (4.35%) API Integration
8 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Use Case
8 2 (4.35%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (4.35%) OOP
8 2 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) Scala
3 9 (19.57%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (6.52%) R
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Spark SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) HDFS
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Mesos
1 4 (8.70%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (6.52%) Oozie
3 1 (2.17%) Kibana
3 1 (2.17%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) SAP
1 1 (2.17%) IBM
1 1 (2.17%) Teradata
1 1 (2.17%) Google
1 1 (2.17%) Splunk
1 1 (2.17%) Hortonworks
1 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
1 1 (2.17%) MapR
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
East London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £800 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago