The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 23 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.16% 3.70% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.63% 10.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £650 £416 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.15% -
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
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 56 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.58% 34.57% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 84
Median daily rate £575 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.90% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.95%
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 Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Cloudera
4 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
4 3 (42.86%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) FireEye
4 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (28.57%) Cloudera CDH
5 2 (28.57%) HiveQL
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
5 2 (28.57%) HBase
5 2 (28.57%) Impala

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 2 (28.57%) Cloudera CDH
2 2 (28.57%) HBase
2 2 (28.57%) Impala
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
1 1 (14.29%) Mason
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Spark Streaming
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
3 3 (42.86%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) C
5 2 (28.57%) HiveQL
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oozie
2 1 (14.29%) Check_MK
2 1 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cloudera
1 3 (42.86%) FireEye
2 1 (14.29%) BT
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Intel
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle