The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Somerset region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.28% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
90 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 25.42% 22.87% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 29 30
Average daily rate £323 £340 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% -4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £365 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Big Data
South West

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Big Data
South West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 2 (66.67%) Escenic
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Java RMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (66.67%) RUP
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Greenplum
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza