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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 41 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.85% 0.46% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.35% 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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
69 64 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.66% 29.22% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 37
Average daily rate £325 £360 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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 15 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - - - -
Street - - - -
Big Data
South West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Greenplum
2 3 (60.00%) Netezza
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Escenic
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) JSF
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (40.00%) Escenic
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe CQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) EJB
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Struts
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) Java RMI
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) JSF
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (40.00%) RUP
1 2 (40.00%) OOD
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Netezza
2 3 (60.00%) Greenplum
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss