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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
North West / Manchester
Rank 73 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Contract jobs citing Big Data 19 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.44% 0.22% 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.57% 1.11% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 17
Median daily rate £504 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.40% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £470 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £630 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £46.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +27.39%

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
341 361 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 25.77% 19.93% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 212 228
Median daily rate £375 £375 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -32.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 - - 1
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 22 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 19 (57.58%) Java
3 15 (45.45%) Python
4 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (36.36%) Apache Spark
5 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (36.36%) Open Source
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (33.33%) Finance
7 9 (27.27%) Marketing
7 9 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (24.24%) Puppet
8 8 (24.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (24.24%) TDD
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (24.24%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
8 8 (24.24%) Electronics
8 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
8 8 (24.24%) Programme Management
8 8 (24.24%) SAP
9 7 (21.21%) C
9 7 (21.21%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
9 7 (21.21%) Google
9 7 (21.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (21.21%) DevOps
10 6 (18.18%) BDD
10 6 (18.18%) Scala
10 6 (18.18%) Scrum

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (36.36%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) nginx
2 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (24.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (21.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.03%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
1 1 (3.03%) SSH
1 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) HDInsight
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) Spark SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.03%) DB2
5 1 (3.03%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (3.03%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.03%) QlikView
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Marketing
3 8 (24.24%) Electronics
3 8 (24.24%) Manufacturing
3 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Data Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Hadoop Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Big Data Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Hadoop Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Java Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) JSON
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) Ajax
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) CSS3
3 2 (6.06%) Ext JS
3 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) REST
3 2 (6.06%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) Akka
4 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.03%) Java EE
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) RESTful
4 1 (3.03%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) Open Source
2 9 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (24.24%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (24.24%) Programme Management
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) DevOps
5 6 (18.18%) BDD
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) Kanban
7 3 (9.09%) Analytics
7 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) ATDD
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) C
4 6 (18.18%) Scala
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) Perl
7 2 (6.06%) C#
7 2 (6.06%) F#
7 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.03%) Clojure
8 1 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) KVM
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.03%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Puppet
2 3 (9.09%) Nagios
2 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.09%) Terraform
3 2 (6.06%) Ansible
3 2 (6.06%) Ganglia
3 2 (6.06%) Salt
4 1 (3.03%) Graphite
4 1 (3.03%) Kibana
4 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.03%) logstash
4 1 (3.03%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) SAP
2 7 (21.21%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Splunk
4 2 (6.06%) Cloudera
4 2 (6.06%) SaltStack
4 2 (6.06%) Tableau
5 1 (3.03%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase
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