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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.48% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.39% -
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
121 206 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.30% 27.18% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 133 108
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £49.41 £22.50 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.60% +48.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Big Data also 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 that cited Big Data.

1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (25.00%) QRadar
4 1 (25.00%) SANS
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Informatica
4 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
4 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Big Data also 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 that cited Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Scrum Master
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (25.00%) Netezza
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
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