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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 79 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.082% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.39% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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
287 249 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.01% 20.41% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 143 204
Average daily rate £323 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 17
Average hourly rate £18.75 £13.75 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -46.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.15 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.35 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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
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 August 2014. 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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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
Bolton - - - -
Salford - - - -
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
1 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
1 7 (58.33%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) MQSeries
3 5 (41.67%) Java RMI
3 5 (41.67%) OOD
3 5 (41.67%) J2EE
3 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (41.67%) EJB
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) Struts
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) UML
3 5 (41.67%) OOP
3 5 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (41.67%) JBoss
3 5 (41.67%) RUP
3 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (41.67%) CMS
3 5 (41.67%) LAMP

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) MQSeries
1 5 (41.67%) CMS
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
1 5 (41.67%) Escenic
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) EJB
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) Struts
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Java RMI
2 5 (41.67%) LAMP
2 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 5 (41.67%) JSF
2 5 (41.67%) Ajax
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
2 5 (41.67%) CSS3
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
1 7 (58.33%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) UML
3 5 (41.67%) OOP
3 5 (41.67%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (41.67%) RUP
3 5 (41.67%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Scala
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau
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