The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Guildford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.83% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
46 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 21.00% 16.59% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 19
Average daily rate £350 £320 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Big Data
Surrey

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) Swing
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integrity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
1 2 (50.00%) Swing
1 2 (50.00%) WSDL
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft