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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 58 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 5 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.68% 2.96% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.24% 13.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 0
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£381 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.69% -
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 - -
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
118 114 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.97% 22.49% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 79 35
Average daily rate £365 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £296 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +233.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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 3 £313 -53.70% 2
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (72.41%) Hadoop
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) NoSQL
4 11 (37.93%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) Linux
6 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
7 7 (24.14%) Analytics
7 7 (24.14%) TDD
7 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
8 6 (20.69%) Web Services
8 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
8 6 (20.69%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (20.69%) HPCC
8 6 (20.69%) Inmon Methodology
8 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (20.69%) Node.js
8 6 (20.69%) Scala
9 5 (17.24%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
9 5 (17.24%) DevOps
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) PHP
9 5 (17.24%) OO
10 4 (13.79%) Apache

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (20.69%) Node.js
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Pig
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) Confluence
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) Hadoop
2 12 (41.38%) NoSQL
3 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
4 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (20.69%) HPCC
5 4 (13.79%) Apache Hive
6 2 (6.90%) Couchbase
6 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.45%) MySQL
7 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
7 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
7 1 (3.45%) RavenDB
7 1 (3.45%) HBase
7 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) PyUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Architect
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Data Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (13.79%) AWS Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Data Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
3 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
3 4 (13.79%) Ember.js
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) J2EE
4 2 (6.90%) J2SE
5 1 (3.45%) LAMP
5 1 (3.45%) Lucene
5 1 (3.45%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Grid Computing
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Informatics
3 1 (3.45%) DTV
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) TDD
2 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
2 7 (24.14%) Analytics
3 6 (20.69%) Inmon Methodology
3 6 (20.69%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (20.69%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
4 5 (17.24%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 5 (17.24%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 3 (10.34%) ETL
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) MapReduce
7 2 (6.90%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) C#
2 6 (20.69%) Scala
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) Python
4 4 (13.79%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (3.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.79%) Twitter
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) SAP