The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 85 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% - 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.91% - 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
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£441 - £378
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 - £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £565 £450
% change year-on-year
-16.37% +25.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - -
Big Data
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
329 247 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.41% 25.33% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 168 94
Average daily rate £363 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +7.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Hive
3 4 (44.44%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Online Games
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) Games
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Puppet
5 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Wiki

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Hive
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) MS Access
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (11.11%) OLTP
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 4 (44.44%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Data Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Online Games
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Reverse Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
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