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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 96 91 91
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 10 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.64% 0.52% 0.086%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.79% 1.75% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Average daily rate £550 £525 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+22.56% -
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
358 400 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.95% 29.90% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 278 222
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £16.09 £19.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.53% -31.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

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 28 April 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (41.18%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) Internet
4 6 (35.29%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
4 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
4 6 (35.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (29.41%) R
5 5 (29.41%) Node.js
5 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
5 5 (29.41%) Web Accessibility
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Teradata
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) Citrix
5 5 (29.41%) StatsD
5 5 (29.41%) Tableau
5 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
5 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
5 5 (29.41%) IaaS
5 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (29.41%) Apigee

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.88%) SAS
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (35.29%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (29.41%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (35.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
2 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Hudson
3 1 (5.88%) Spock
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Billing
2 2 (11.76%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Software Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) LAMP
5 1 (5.88%) Pandas
5 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) Scrapy
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) CLARiiON
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) IBM XIV
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
1 5 (29.41%) Web Accessibility
2 4 (23.53%) Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) EAI
3 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) R
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) Groovy
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCDE
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) CCSP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (29.41%) StatsD
3 2 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) Puppet
4 1 (5.88%) Cacti
4 1 (5.88%) Graphite
4 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.88%) Mesos
4 1 (5.88%) Nagios
4 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.88%) Opsview
4 1 (5.88%) Salt
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Apigee
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) Mashery
2 5 (29.41%) Tableau
2 5 (29.41%) Teradata
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Akamai
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
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