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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 101 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Contract jobs citing Big Data 7 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 0.30% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 1.26% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 15
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£550 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £390 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.33 - £20.00
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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
481 238 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.96% 23.54% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 151 175
Average daily rate £350 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 14
Average hourly rate £37.04 £50.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +29.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (71.43%) Python
2 13 (61.90%) Hadoop
3 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (47.62%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 9 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (42.86%) MongoDB
4 9 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (28.57%) Oracle
7 6 (28.57%) UNIX
8 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
8 5 (23.81%) Neo4j
9 4 (19.05%) Machine Learning
9 4 (19.05%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (19.05%) Tableau
9 4 (19.05%) Analytics
9 4 (19.05%) StatsD
9 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
9 4 (19.05%) R
9 4 (19.05%) Open Source
9 4 (19.05%) RESTful
9 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (19.05%) Apigee
9 4 (19.05%) Mashery
9 4 (19.05%) Ruby

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
2 3 (14.29%) Converged Networks
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Hadoop
2 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 9 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
4 5 (23.81%) Neo4j
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Python Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Python Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Chief Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Data Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Chief Technical Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Hadoop Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Digital Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) RESTful
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) Java EE
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) DTV
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) Machine Learning
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
3 4 (19.05%) R
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Groovy
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (19.05%) StatsD
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
2 4 (19.05%) Teradata
2 4 (19.05%) Tableau
2 4 (19.05%) Apigee
2 4 (19.05%) Mashery
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
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