The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 58 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Big Data 5 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 1.69% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.20% 8.99% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 0
Median daily rate £400 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £33.33 -
% change year-on-year
+28.53% -
Big Data
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
119 189 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.02% 18.82% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 127 80
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 11 (57.89%) Smart Meter
1 11 (57.89%) Mobile App
2 10 (52.63%) Change Management
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
6 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
6 6 (31.58%) Logistics
6 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
6 6 (31.58%) CRM
6 6 (31.58%) ISO 9001
6 6 (31.58%) SAP
6 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (26.32%) Quality Management
7 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Retail
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) CITP
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) MS Office
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (21.05%) PMP
8 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
8 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (5.26%) GemFire
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) Datazen
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
4 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (10.53%) GIS
4 2 (10.53%) HBase
4 2 (10.53%) Power BI
5 1 (5.26%) HDInsight
5 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.26%) OLTP
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Gradle
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) IT Manager
2 4 (21.05%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Development Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Telephony Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Telephony Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.79%) ADO
2 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET
2 3 (15.79%) Autofac
2 3 (15.79%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
2 3 (15.79%) ODBC
2 3 (15.79%) OLE
2 3 (15.79%) OLE DB
2 3 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (15.79%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) XML Schema
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) Kafka
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Mobile App
1 11 (57.89%) Smart Meter
2 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 3 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) IVR
3 2 (10.53%) Social Media
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Change Management
2 9 (47.37%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) CRM
4 6 (31.58%) Logistics
4 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
5 5 (26.32%) Quality Management
6 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Open Source
7 3 (15.79%) Project Governance
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.53%) Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) Scala
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) R
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CITP
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
2 4 (21.05%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) SAP
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) ESRI
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat