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 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Developer
Rank 566 562 562
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 39 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.031% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.034% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 8
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£650 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £716 £570 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £625 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
48378 47116 45288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31417 29051 27524
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 1807 1859 1986
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.29 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 27 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 27 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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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 +32 32 £650 +23.80% 3
South East - 4 - - 2
South West - 2 £500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Big Data Developer
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Big Data Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 57 (100.00%) Big Data
2 44 (77.19%) Hadoop
3 38 (66.67%) Apache Spark
4 27 (47.37%) Scala
5 24 (42.11%) Apache Hive
6 22 (38.60%) Java
7 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (33.33%) MapReduce
8 17 (29.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (28.07%) Kafka
9 16 (28.07%) HDFS
10 15 (26.32%) Apache
11 14 (24.56%) HBase
12 13 (22.81%) Impala
13 12 (21.05%) Apache Pig
13 12 (21.05%) Finance
14 11 (19.30%) Banking
14 11 (19.30%) Open Source
15 10 (17.54%) Python
15 10 (17.54%) SQL
16 8 (14.04%) TDD
16 8 (14.04%) Visualisation
16 8 (14.04%) NoSQL
17 7 (12.28%) Apache Solr
17 7 (12.28%) SOA
17 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (10.53%) Oozie
18 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
18 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence

Big Data Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 38 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 15 (26.32%) Apache
3 12 (21.05%) Apache Pig
4 7 (12.28%) Apache Solr
5 3 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.51%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) Big Data
2 44 (77.19%) Hadoop
3 24 (42.11%) Apache Hive
4 17 (29.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (24.56%) HBase
6 13 (22.81%) Impala
7 8 (14.04%) NoSQL
8 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
8 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (7.02%) QlikView
10 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
10 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.51%) Couchbase
11 2 (3.51%) Sqoop
11 2 (3.51%) MySQL
12 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
12 1 (1.75%) DB2
12 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.75%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JUnit
1 1 (1.75%) JMeter
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
1 1 (1.75%) Selenium
1 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.75%) Mockito
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) Kafka
2 5 (8.77%) Cascading
3 4 (7.02%) REST
3 4 (7.02%) Apache Avro
3 4 (7.02%) RESTful
4 3 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) JSON
5 2 (3.51%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.75%) GraphX
6 1 (1.75%) React
6 1 (1.75%) OAuth
6 1 (1.75%) HTML5
6 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.75%) HTML
6 1 (1.75%) .NET
6 1 (1.75%) CSS
6 1 (1.75%) OAuth2
6 1 (1.75%) Akka
6 1 (1.75%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Visualisation
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.02%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.26%) Internet of Things
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Replication
6 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.75%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) CentOS
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 11 (19.30%) Open Source
3 8 (14.04%) TDD
4 7 (12.28%) SOA
5 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.02%) Analytics
6 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.02%) ETL
6 4 (7.02%) API Integration
7 3 (5.26%) API Design
7 3 (5.26%) Workflow
7 3 (5.26%) Benchmarking
7 3 (5.26%) BDD
7 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Parallel Computing
8 2 (3.51%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.51%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) Scala
2 22 (38.60%) Java
3 10 (17.54%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) Python
4 3 (5.26%) R
5 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.51%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) C++
6 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.75%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) HDFS
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Oozie
2 4 (7.02%) Mesos
3 3 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (3.51%) Ambari
5 1 (1.75%) Kibana
5 1 (1.75%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) Hortonworks
2 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.75%) Teradata
3 1 (1.75%) Google
3 1 (1.75%) Netezza
3 1 (1.75%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.75%) MapR
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
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