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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 38 49 71
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Contract jobs citing Big Data 30 28 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.10% 2.82% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.81% 14.58% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 1
Median daily rate £500 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
126 192 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.24% 19.32% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 131 73
Median daily rate £475 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -82.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

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 20 February 2017.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 25 (69.44%) Hadoop
3 19 (52.78%) Apache Spark
4 18 (50.00%) Scala
5 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
6 14 (38.89%) Apache Hive
6 14 (38.89%) MapReduce
6 14 (38.89%) HBase
7 12 (33.33%) Finance
8 11 (30.56%) Python
8 11 (30.56%) Sqoop
8 11 (30.56%) Impala
8 11 (30.56%) Oozie
8 11 (30.56%) HDFS
9 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (27.78%) TDD
10 9 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (25.00%) ETL
10 9 (25.00%) DB2
10 9 (25.00%) Hortonworks
10 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.22%) Ab Initio
12 7 (19.44%) Linux
12 7 (19.44%) Open Source
12 7 (19.44%) DevOps
13 6 (16.67%) Cloudera
13 6 (16.67%) Analytics
13 6 (16.67%) CentOS

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 19 (52.78%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 3 (8.33%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) SSH
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) ICMP
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) Hadoop
2 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
3 14 (38.89%) Apache Hive
3 14 (38.89%) HBase
4 11 (30.56%) Impala
4 11 (30.56%) Sqoop
5 9 (25.00%) DB2
6 3 (8.33%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (8.33%) Neo4j
6 3 (8.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Marketing
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Billing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Big Data Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Data Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Hadoop Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Hadoop Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Kafka
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.78%) Apache CXF
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Credit Risk
2 3 (8.33%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (8.33%) Wiki
3 2 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) CentOS
2 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (13.89%) Debian
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) MapReduce
2 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (27.78%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (25.00%) ETL
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) DevOps
5 7 (19.44%) Open Source
6 6 (16.67%) Analytics
6 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) Web Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) B2B
8 4 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Market Research
9 3 (8.33%) OO
9 3 (8.33%) OOD
9 3 (8.33%) Product Management
9 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 18 (50.00%) Scala
3 11 (30.56%) Python
4 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) HDFS
2 3 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Oozie
2 5 (13.89%) SELinux
3 4 (11.11%) Ansible
4 3 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 9 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 8 (22.22%) Ab Initio
3 6 (16.67%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.56%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) Amdocs
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) Talend
Reading, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago