The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.94% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
120 79 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.02% 17.17% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 40 86
Average daily rate £325 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £287 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £428 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 £675 - 1
Abingdon - - - -
Kidlington - - - - 1
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (55.56%) .NET
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 7 (38.89%) Couchbase
3 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 6 (33.33%) Maven
4 5 (27.78%) Spring
4 5 (27.78%) JSF
4 5 (27.78%) Ajax
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
4 5 (27.78%) CMS
4 5 (27.78%) LAMP
4 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) NUnit
4 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
4 5 (27.78%) Java RMI
4 5 (27.78%) OOD
4 5 (27.78%) J2EE
4 5 (27.78%) MySQL
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) EJB

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (27.78%) WebSphere
1 5 (27.78%) CMS
1 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
1 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
1 5 (27.78%) MQSeries
1 5 (27.78%) Escenic
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
1 7 (38.89%) Couchbase
2 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (27.78%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) QlikView
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 5 (27.78%) NUnit
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Java Programmer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Programmer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Programmer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Big Data Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) Spring
2 5 (27.78%) JSF
2 5 (27.78%) Ajax
2 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (27.78%) LAMP
2 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
2 5 (27.78%) Java RMI
2 5 (27.78%) J2EE
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) EJB
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) Struts
2 5 (27.78%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) jQuery
2 5 (27.78%) HTML5
2 5 (27.78%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (27.78%) Ninject
2 5 (27.78%) CSS3
3 4 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (11.11%) Social Media
2 2 (11.11%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Scrum
1 5 (27.78%) TDD
1 5 (27.78%) OOD
1 5 (27.78%) UML
1 5 (27.78%) OOP
1 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
1 5 (27.78%) RUP
1 5 (27.78%) BDD
2 4 (22.22%) Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
1 5 (27.78%) Java
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
1 5 (27.78%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos