The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 24 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 Ipswich 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.56% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £488
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
67 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 37.22% 26.97% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 19 16
Average daily rate £425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Big Data
Suffolk

Big Data
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) OSGi
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) OSGi
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Scala