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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 64 63 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing Big Data 1 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.17% 1.69% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 6.40% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 3
Median daily rate £475 £450 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.65 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+166.56% -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
158 203 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.96% 26.36% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 142 60
Median daily rate £375 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £180.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +620.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 1 £475 +5.55% 12
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) Analytics
2 10 (83.33%) R
2 10 (83.33%) HPCC
2 10 (83.33%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) Python
3 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) SAS
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) Perl
6 6 (50.00%) Degree
7 5 (41.67%) Statistics
7 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (25.00%) Pentaho
9 2 (16.67%) GridGain
9 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
9 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
9 2 (16.67%) Weka
9 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (16.67%) QA
10 1 (8.33%) QlikView
10 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
10 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (8.33%) Kanban
10 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (8.33%) Data Integration

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 8 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) HPCC
2 3 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Gradle
1 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Perl Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Dropwizard
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) Hystrix
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (8.33%) Scalatra
2 1 (8.33%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Analytics
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (8.33%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
4 1 (8.33%) SOLID
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) R
3 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (58.33%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) GridGain
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) New Relic
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Talend