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 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank - 34 59
Contract jobs citing Big Data 0 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 3.47% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 12.38% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Median daily rate - £545 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.56% -21.95%
Big Data
South West

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
39 105 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.98% 28.00% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 71 110
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,846 £545 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -36.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) QGIS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) QGIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared