The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 23 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 5.81% 2.41% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.75% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £468 £475
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £54.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-21.24% +45.33%
Big Data
South Wales

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 Newport region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
48 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 30.97% 33.73% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 21 17
Median daily rate £525 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £530 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport 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 Newport

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Newport region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Big Data
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Newport region.

Big Data Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Newport region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 8 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
3 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
4 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (41.67%) Scala
4 5 (41.67%) MapReduce
4 5 (41.67%) Apache Pig
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) HDFS
5 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 4 (33.33%) HBase
5 4 (33.33%) R
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) GIS
6 3 (25.00%) ArcGIS
6 3 (25.00%) SAS
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Apache
6 3 (25.00%) Text Mining
6 3 (25.00%) Stata
6 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (25.00%) QGIS
6 3 (25.00%) Spatial Analysis

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Pig
3 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (25.00%) ArcGIS
3 3 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Stata
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
3 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (33.33%) HBase
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (25.00%) GIS
5 3 (25.00%) QGIS
5 3 (25.00%) Text Mining
6 2 (16.67%) Pentaho
6 2 (16.67%) QlikView
6 2 (16.67%) Sqoop
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
7 1 (8.33%) OLAP
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (8.33%) Spatial Data
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Spatial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) MapReduce
3 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) Spatial Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Parallel Computing
6 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Scala
3 4 (33.33%) R
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PhD
1 2 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) HDFS
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (16.67%) Oozie
2 1 (8.33%) Ambari
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cloudera
1 2 (16.67%) Hortonworks
1 2 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
2 1 (8.33%) Actian
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) ParAccel
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata