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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 62 53 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Big Data 11 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.25% 2.16% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.91% 11.39% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 0
Median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £444
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.04%
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
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
139 158 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.85% 18.97% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 102 86
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 2
Median hourly rate £9.50 - £9.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 27 June 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 21 (55.26%) Hadoop
2 15 (39.47%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 13 (34.21%) SQL
5 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 11 (28.95%) Python
7 10 (26.32%) Windows
7 10 (26.32%) Degree
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (23.68%) RESTful
8 9 (23.68%) Linux
9 8 (21.05%) .NET
9 8 (21.05%) C#
9 8 (21.05%) Project Management
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (21.05%) Change Management
9 8 (21.05%) Smart Meter
9 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
10 7 (18.42%) Unity DI Container
10 7 (18.42%) Open Source
10 7 (18.42%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (18.42%) Entity Framework
10 7 (18.42%) Castle Windsor
10 7 (18.42%) Autofac
10 7 (18.42%) Datazen
10 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
10 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
10 7 (18.42%) OLE

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 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.26%) CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) Hadoop
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (18.42%) Datazen
5 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (13.16%) Apache Hive
7 4 (10.53%) HBase
7 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
7 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (7.89%) Riak
9 2 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (5.26%) Power BI
10 1 (2.63%) HDInsight
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Ant
1 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 6 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Gradle
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
3 6 (15.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Big Data Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Field Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 4 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Development Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) RESTful
2 8 (21.05%) .NET
3 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
3 7 (18.42%) ADO
3 7 (18.42%) ADO.NET
3 7 (18.42%) Autofac
3 7 (18.42%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (18.42%) Entity Framework
3 7 (18.42%) ODBC
3 7 (18.42%) OLE
3 7 (18.42%) OLE DB
3 7 (18.42%) Unity DI Container
3 7 (18.42%) XML
3 7 (18.42%) XML Schema
4 6 (15.79%) Web Services
5 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.89%) J2EE
6 3 (7.89%) Sensu
6 3 (7.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
1 8 (21.05%) Smart Meter
2 7 (18.42%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.53%) Public Cloud
5 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
6 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.26%) IVR
7 1 (2.63%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.89%) CentOS
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (21.05%) Change Management
2 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.42%) Open Source
4 6 (15.79%) Analytics
4 6 (15.79%) DevOps
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.16%) Document Management
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.16%) Quality Management
6 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 4 (10.53%) CRM
6 4 (10.53%) Logistics
6 4 (10.53%) Memory Management
6 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Python
4 8 (21.05%) C#
5 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
6 5 (13.16%) R
6 5 (13.16%) Scala
6 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.53%) C
7 4 (10.53%) C++
8 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.89%) Perl
8 3 (7.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) CITP
3 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 4 (10.53%) PMP
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) MCSD
5 2 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) MCITP
6 1 (2.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) HDFS
1 1 (2.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Ansible
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Graphite
2 3 (7.89%) logstash
2 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.89%) Terraform
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Remedy
4 4 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Ab Initio
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) Cloudera