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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 42 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Big Data 17 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.76% 3.52% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.56% 11.95% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 3
Median daily rate £488 £550 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +76.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £46.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +27.39%

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
161 159 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.14% 29.44% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 135 90
Median daily rate £444 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £14.97 £17.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.97% -29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.99 £17.00 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.94 £17.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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
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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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 -4 11 £475 -13.63% 4
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Python
3 9 (45.00%) Scala
4 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
5 7 (35.00%) Semantic Web
5 7 (35.00%) Docker
5 7 (35.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (30.00%) Publishing
7 5 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Kanban
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (20.00%) Mesos
8 4 (20.00%) Analytics
8 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) ETL
9 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) Subversion
9 3 (15.00%) Maven
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) Build Automation

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 7 (35.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (15.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (10.00%) Jetty
3 2 (10.00%) nginx
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) Power BI
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Gradle
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Data Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Scala Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (5.00%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) RESTful
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) Lucene
3 2 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Kanban
4 5 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) ETL
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) Build Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Informatics
6 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
7 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
1 9 (45.00%) Scala
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Groovy
5 1 (5.00%) R
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Mesos
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds