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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 79 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 19 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.24% 0.24% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.49% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £565 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.92% +25.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - -
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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
346 259 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.63% 20.80% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 156 146
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £17.15 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £33.00 £37.50
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 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 2 March 2015.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 17 (62.96%) SQL
1 17 (62.96%) Hadoop
2 14 (51.85%) OO
3 13 (48.15%) NoSQL
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (40.74%) Web Services
5 11 (40.74%) Linux
5 11 (40.74%) Java
5 11 (40.74%) Open Source
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (37.04%) TDD
7 9 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle
8 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
8 7 (25.93%) MapReduce
9 6 (22.22%) Mercurial
9 6 (22.22%) Confluence
9 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
9 6 (22.22%) Puppet
9 6 (22.22%) AMQP
9 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
9 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (22.22%) Atlassian
9 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 6 (22.22%) Java EE
9 6 (22.22%) JSON
9 6 (22.22%) JIRA

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 6 (22.22%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
1 6 (22.22%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) Hadoop
2 13 (48.15%) NoSQL
3 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 4 (14.81%) Redis
6 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
7 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
7 2 (7.41%) Couchbase
8 1 (3.70%) Sqoop
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.70%) QlikView
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.70%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Ant
1 6 (22.22%) JUnit
1 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
1 6 (22.22%) JIRA
1 6 (22.22%) Mercurial
1 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 6 (22.22%) Gradle
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Architect
4 3 (11.11%) DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Teradata DBA
4 3 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Teradata Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Database Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
2 9 (33.33%) .NET
3 6 (22.22%) JMS
3 6 (22.22%) EJB
3 6 (22.22%) Java EE
3 6 (22.22%) JSON
4 4 (14.81%) jQuery
4 4 (14.81%) RESTful
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (14.81%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.41%) LINQ
6 2 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Open Source
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) DTV
4 1 (3.70%) Economics
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) OO
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.93%) MapReduce
5 6 (22.22%) User Stories
5 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 5 (18.52%) Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) ATDD
7 4 (14.81%) BDD
7 4 (14.81%) Refactoring
7 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.81%) MVC
8 3 (11.11%) SOA
8 3 (11.11%) DevOps
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) Ruby
4 4 (14.81%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.70%) VBA
7 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Puppet
1 6 (22.22%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 6 (22.22%) Atlassian
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) Teradata
5 1 (3.70%) DoubleClick
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
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