The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank - 41 41
Contract jobs citing Big Data 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.70% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.67% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
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 £45.00 £33.33 -
% change year-on-year
+35.01% -
Big Data
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
68 75 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 27.87% 26.22% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 61 40
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Kent