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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 62 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Big Data 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.29% 0.56% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.66% 2.31% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -21.95%
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
193 216 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.57% 24.00% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 109 102
Median daily rate £350 £355 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Data Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Kanban
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Infor
5 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) Sybase
6 2 (15.38%) DB2
6 2 (15.38%) JUnit
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) RUP

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 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
2 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) DB2
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 7 (53.85%) Data Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
4 1 (7.69%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2SE
1 2 (15.38%) JMS
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Kanban
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Wealth Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Infor
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) MapR
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau