The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 36 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing Big Data 2 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.64% 7.45% 6.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.98% 25.30% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 12
Median daily rate £438 £520 £528
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.86% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £481 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £470 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £46.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
101 83 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 32.27% 29.43% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 72 63
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.43 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (50.00%) Semantic Web
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Lucene
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Jetty
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Lucene
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Scala