The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
Big Data
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
116 64 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.27% 25.20% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 42 50
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £418 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Cheltenham - 1 £450 - 1
Big Data
South West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Lua
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Ivy
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Lua
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat