The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 14 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Big Data 11 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.75% 3.43% 1.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.95% 21.21% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate £413 £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+22.56% -
Big Data
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.76% 16.18% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 19
Average daily rate £430 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (63.64%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon Kinesis
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Big Data Analytics
3 6 (54.55%) GitHub
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) MS Access
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Business Development
6 1 (9.09%) Java SE
6 1 (9.09%) Planview
6 1 (9.09%) Zend

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon Kinesis
2 6 (54.55%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) DataStage
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (9.09%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Architect
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integrity Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Java SE
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) CentOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data Analytics
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) Cognos
3 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
3 1 (9.09%) Huawei
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Planview
3 1 (9.09%) Siemens
3 1 (9.09%) Zend