The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
South West / Somerset
Rank 32 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.95% 0.33% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.86% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +25.67%

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
71 62 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 29.96% 20.74% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 42 72
Median daily rate £369 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.44% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bath - 3 £350 - 3
Taunton -2 2 £400 +6.66% 3
Street - 2 £483 -
Big Data
South West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Games
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) HDFS
5 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) PostGIS
6 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
6 2 (20.00%) Kafka
6 2 (20.00%) Oozie
6 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (10.00%) BlueKai
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) QGIS
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (10.00%) BigQuery
5 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (10.00%) Pentaho
5 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (20.00%) Kafka
2 2 (20.00%) PostGIS
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) boto
3 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) HDFS
2 1 (10.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (20.00%) Oozie
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) OpenAM
2 1 (10.00%) OpenSSO
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Sun Identity Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos
2 1 (10.00%) ForgeRock
2 1 (10.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica
2 1 (10.00%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) Talend
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata
2 1 (10.00%) VMware