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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Developer
Rank 563 544 510
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 13 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.033% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.036% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 7
Average daily rate
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£575 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £575 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - -
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
45333 44161 38662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.46% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27997 26983 22727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £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 1804 1877 2051
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 March 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 March 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 -1 10 £538 +2.38% 6
East Midlands - 1 - -
South East - 1 £600 -
North West - - - - 1
Big Data Developer
UK

Big Data Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 60 (100.00%) Big Data
2 56 (93.33%) Hadoop
3 41 (68.33%) Java
4 31 (51.67%) Apache Hive
5 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (43.33%) Apache Spark
7 25 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 25 (41.67%) NoSQL
8 24 (40.00%) MapReduce
9 23 (38.33%) HBase
9 23 (38.33%) Scala
10 22 (36.67%) Python
11 17 (28.33%) HDFS
11 17 (28.33%) Apache Pig
12 16 (26.67%) ETL
13 14 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (23.33%) SQL
14 13 (21.67%) Banking
15 12 (20.00%) Akka
15 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
16 11 (18.33%) MongoDB
17 10 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
17 10 (16.67%) Kafka
18 9 (15.00%) OrientDB
18 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
18 9 (15.00%) UNIX
18 9 (15.00%) Linux
18 9 (15.00%) OOP
18 9 (15.00%) Finance
19 8 (13.33%) OO

Big Data Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 26 (43.33%) Apache Spark
2 17 (28.33%) Apache Pig
3 7 (11.67%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) SAS
4 2 (3.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) Big Data
2 56 (93.33%) Hadoop
3 31 (51.67%) Apache Hive
4 25 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 23 (38.33%) HBase
6 14 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (18.33%) MongoDB
8 9 (15.00%) OrientDB
9 5 (8.33%) Sqoop
10 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
10 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (5.00%) Star Schema
11 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (3.33%) Pentaho
12 2 (3.33%) Impala
12 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) PyUnit
2 2 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 13 (21.67%) Banking
2 9 (15.00%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Publishing
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) Akka
2 10 (16.67%) Kafka
3 8 (13.33%) Cascading
4 7 (11.67%) Apache Avro
5 6 (10.00%) J2EE
6 4 (6.67%) JDBC
7 3 (5.00%) J2SE
7 3 (5.00%) RESTful
7 3 (5.00%) XML
8 2 (3.33%) JSON
8 2 (3.33%) OAuth
8 2 (3.33%) Web Services
8 2 (3.33%) OAuth2
9 1 (1.67%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (1.67%) XSL
9 1 (1.67%) XML Schema
9 1 (1.67%) JavaBeans
9 1 (1.67%) Java EE
9 1 (1.67%) JSP
9 1 (1.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Visualisation
1 5 (8.33%) Open Source
1 5 (8.33%) Machine to Machine
2 3 (5.00%) Data Extraction
2 3 (5.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (5.00%) Social Media
3 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) DTV
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) UNIX
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 16 (26.67%) ETL
4 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (15.00%) OOP
5 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 8 (13.33%) OO
6 8 (13.33%) Analytics
7 7 (11.67%) TDD
8 5 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.67%) Scrum
9 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (3.33%) Use Case
11 2 (3.33%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.33%) Data Management
11 2 (3.33%) Data Security
11 2 (3.33%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) Java
2 23 (38.33%) Scala
3 22 (36.67%) Python
4 14 (23.33%) SQL
5 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.00%) Perl
5 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.33%) Groovy
6 2 (3.33%) R
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.67%) Clojure
7 1 (1.67%) XPath
7 1 (1.67%) Haskell
7 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) HDFS
2 5 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (8.33%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (3.33%) Oozie
2 2 (3.33%) Mesos
3 1 (1.67%) Ambari
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Sybase
2 3 (5.00%) Splunk
2 3 (5.00%) Tableau
3 2 (3.33%) Talend
3 2 (3.33%) Informatica
3 2 (3.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (3.33%) Teradata
4 1 (1.67%) Netezza
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.67%) MapR
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