The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 61 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Big Data 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.75% 0.11% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.42% 0.43% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £338 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+22.56% -
Big Data
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
146 232 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.95% 26.21% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 133 123
Median daily rate £365 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Big Data across the Glasgow region.

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) J2SE
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) RUP
4 2 (28.57%) Sybase
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Management

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2SE
1 2 (28.57%) JMS
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Anomaly Detection
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) RUP
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Enrichment
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Information Exploitation
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) SANS
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) ArcSight ESM
1 2 (28.57%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Splunk
1 2 (28.57%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) MapR
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau