The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 89 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 11 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 0.36% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.37% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
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£488 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 - -
Big Data
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
326 280 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.85% 19.91% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 161 124
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £16.75 £20.35 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% -49.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £78.75 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Salford - - - -
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) OO
3 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) Web Services
5 12 (42.86%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) Java
5 12 (42.86%) Open Source
6 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
6 10 (35.71%) Oracle
7 9 (32.14%) TDD
7 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (28.57%) MapReduce
8 8 (28.57%) Windows
9 7 (25.00%) EJB
9 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 7 (25.00%) JMS
9 7 (25.00%) Ant
9 7 (25.00%) JUnit
9 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 7 (25.00%) .NET
9 7 (25.00%) Subversion
9 7 (25.00%) Scrum
9 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (25.00%) Internet
9 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.00%) Confluence
9 7 (25.00%) Cucumber

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Internet
1 7 (25.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (35.71%) MongoDB
4 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (14.29%) Redis
7 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
8 2 (7.14%) Couchbase
9 1 (3.57%) Sqoop
9 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
9 1 (3.57%) QlikView
9 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
9 1 (3.57%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Ant
1 7 (25.00%) JUnit
1 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (25.00%) Subversion
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
1 7 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (25.00%) Gradle
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Architect
5 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Teradata DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Teradata Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Database Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) Web Services
2 7 (25.00%) JMS
2 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) Java EE
2 7 (25.00%) JSON
2 7 (25.00%) EJB
3 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) Ajax
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 2 (7.14%) CSS3
5 2 (7.14%) Autofac
5 2 (7.14%) LINQ
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) RESTful
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Open Source
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
4 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.57%) DTV
5 1 (3.57%) Economics
5 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) OO
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) TDD
3 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (28.57%) MapReduce
5 7 (25.00%) User Stories
5 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 5 (17.86%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
8 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
8 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
8 2 (7.14%) ATDD
8 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) C++
3 5 (17.86%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) R
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
1 7 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) StatsD
3 1 (3.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.86%) Teradata
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) Tableau
5 2 (7.14%) Apigee
5 2 (7.14%) Mashery
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) DoubleClick
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