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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 37 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Big Data 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.35% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.04% 2.33% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
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£485 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.40% +38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.33 - £20.00
Big Data
Oxfordshire

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
92 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.70% 19.72% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 26 22
Average daily rate £400 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £180.00 £25.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+620.00% +108.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (61.54%) Node.js
2 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Semantic Web
3 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
3 6 (46.15%) Docker
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
5 4 (30.77%) Publishing
5 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 4 (30.77%) Content Management
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Selenium
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) JSON
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
5 4 (30.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (61.54%) Node.js
2 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) Redis
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Publishing
2 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Semantic Web
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
3 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
3 4 (30.77%) Content Management
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Mesos
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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