The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 64 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.40% 2.47% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.14% 11.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £556 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
-21.95% -
Big Data
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
140 105 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.89% 21.65% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 65 39
Average daily rate £413 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £14.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +246.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -15 1 £450 -33.33% 1
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
2 8 (72.73%) NoSQL
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Node.js
3 6 (54.55%) Scala
3 6 (54.55%) Analytics
4 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Apache
5 4 (36.36%) C++
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) PHP
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Twitter
5 4 (36.36%) Ember.js
5 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Node.js
2 4 (36.36%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
1 8 (72.73%) NoSQL
2 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 1 (9.09%) Redis
4 1 (9.09%) HBase
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Data Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Data Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Architect
2 4 (36.36%) AWS Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Backbone.js
2 4 (36.36%) Ember.js
2 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Grid Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) Scala
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects