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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 92 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing Big Data 14 32 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 1.70% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 7.98% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 2
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.33 -
% change year-on-year
+35.01% -
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
433 401 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.79% 21.36% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 273 235
Median daily rate £375 £413 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £29.01 £35.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% +79.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £19.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.36 £37.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

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 29 September 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 13 (72.22%) Hadoop
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) Puppet
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (22.22%) PKI
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (16.67%) Scala
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (16.67%) MySQL
6 3 (16.67%) Docker
7 2 (11.11%) SELinux
7 2 (11.11%) Mesos
7 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
7 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) Perl
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) HP
7 2 (11.11%) Intel
7 2 (11.11%) RHCE
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.11%) Nagios

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 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 2 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Hadoop
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (5.56%) MATLAB Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Principal Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Principal Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) Java EE
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Kanban
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) Scala
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
4 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) RHCE
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) KVM
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) HDFS
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 2 (11.11%) Ganglia
3 2 (11.11%) Kibana
3 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 2 (11.11%) Mesos
3 2 (11.11%) Nagios
3 2 (11.11%) Salt
3 2 (11.11%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) HP
1 2 (11.11%) Intel
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 2 (11.11%) SaltStack
1 2 (11.11%) Splunk
2 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.56%) Hortonworks
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
2 1 (5.56%) Micro Focus
2 1 (5.56%) NetIQ
2 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
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