The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 110 147 210
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +63
Contract jobs citing Big Data 150 121 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.91% 1.29% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.16% 5.91% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 80 38
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £400 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £526 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £460 £475
% change year-on-year
+8.15% -3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £140.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £54.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-21.24% +45.33%
Big Data
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1476 2048 1753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.76% 21.78% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 1213 1050
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 £300 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 60 32
Median hourly rate £20.46 £25.44 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.58% -32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Big Data
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the South East region.

Big Data Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +33 46 £450 +9.09% 2
Hampshire +35 31 £525 +23.52% 12
Surrey +42 27 £525 +40.00% 8
Berkshire -2 20 £488 +5.97% 16
West Sussex +10 11 £525 +31.25% 1
Middlesex +2 6 - -
East Sussex +6 3 £500 +8.10% 1
Oxfordshire -30 3 £525 +0.96% 13
Kent +4 1 £700 +47.36% 1
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 191 (67.73%) Hadoop
2 120 (42.55%) Java
3 89 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (31.56%) Apache Spark
4 77 (27.30%) Apache Hive
5 76 (26.95%) HBase
6 68 (24.11%) SQL
7 65 (23.05%) Analytics
8 64 (22.70%) Linux
9 59 (20.92%) NoSQL
10 57 (20.21%) Python
11 56 (19.86%) Business Intelligence
12 52 (18.44%) Data Warehouse
12 52 (18.44%) Scala
13 50 (17.73%) Finance
14 49 (17.38%) MapReduce
15 45 (15.96%) Apache Cassandra
15 45 (15.96%) ETL
16 43 (15.25%) Data Modelling
17 41 (14.54%) Scrum
18 40 (14.18%) Unix
18 40 (14.18%) Apache Pig
19 38 (13.48%) Cloudera
19 38 (13.48%) Apache
20 37 (13.12%) HDFS
21 34 (12.06%) SQL Server
21 34 (12.06%) MongoDB
22 33 (11.70%) TDD
23 31 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
24 30 (10.64%) Kafka

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 89 (31.56%) Apache Spark
2 40 (14.18%) Apache Pig
3 38 (13.48%) Apache
4 25 (8.87%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (7.09%) Apache Solr
6 17 (6.03%) SAS
7 10 (3.55%) Tomcat
8 9 (3.19%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (2.13%) GemFire
10 5 (1.77%) ArcGIS
11 4 (1.42%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.06%) nginx
13 2 (0.71%) Jetty
13 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.77%) Stata
3 3 (1.06%) SPSS
4 2 (0.71%) MS Office
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (7.45%) PaaS
4 14 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.19%) SaaS
6 7 (2.48%) GitHub
7 6 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (1.77%) Office 365
9 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.26%) Kerberos
2 9 (3.19%) LAN
2 9 (3.19%) WAN
3 2 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (0.71%) Internet
3 2 (0.71%) Intranet
3 2 (0.71%) SAN
3 2 (0.71%) Skype
4 1 (0.35%) DSL
4 1 (0.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (67.73%) Hadoop
2 77 (27.30%) Apache Hive
3 76 (26.95%) HBase
4 59 (20.92%) NoSQL
5 52 (18.44%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (15.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 34 (12.06%) MongoDB
7 34 (12.06%) SQL Server
8 27 (9.57%) Relational Database
9 23 (8.16%) Sqoop
10 21 (7.45%) MySQL
11 16 (5.67%) RDBMS
12 15 (5.32%) Impala
13 14 (4.96%) Data Lake
14 9 (3.19%) Apache Zeppelin
14 9 (3.19%) Cloudera CDH
14 9 (3.19%) Oracle Exadata
15 8 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (2.84%) Data Mining
15 8 (2.84%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (5.67%) Gradle
2 15 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 12 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.90%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.84%) Selenium
6 7 (2.48%) Hudson
6 7 (2.48%) JIRA
7 6 (2.13%) JUnit
7 6 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (1.77%) Ant
9 4 (1.42%) Maven
9 4 (1.42%) Subversion
10 3 (1.06%) GitLab
11 2 (0.71%) JMeter
11 2 (0.71%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (17.73%) Finance
2 27 (9.57%) Banking
3 23 (8.16%) Marketing
4 11 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.55%) Retail
6 7 (2.48%) Legal
7 4 (1.42%) Billing
8 2 (0.71%) Electronics
8 2 (0.71%) Games
8 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (26.24%) Developer
2 50 (17.73%) Architect
3 43 (15.25%) Data Architect
4 34 (12.06%) Big Data Developer
5 30 (10.64%) Big Data Architect
6 28 (9.93%) Java Developer
7 26 (9.22%) Consultant
8 22 (7.80%) Administrator
9 21 (7.45%) Analyst
10 18 (6.38%) Hadoop Developer
10 18 (6.38%) Technical Leader
11 17 (6.03%) Hadoop Architect
12 15 (5.32%) Apache Spark Developer
13 12 (4.26%) Data Administrator
14 11 (3.90%) Big Data Engineer
14 11 (3.90%) Data Analyst
14 11 (3.90%) Data Consultant
14 11 (3.90%) Senior Developer
15 10 (3.55%) Data Engineer
15 10 (3.55%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.64%) Kafka
2 18 (6.38%) Web Services
3 17 (6.03%) Spark Streaming
4 16 (5.67%) Spring
5 13 (4.61%) JSON
6 11 (3.90%) XML
7 10 (3.55%) .NET
8 9 (3.19%) Apache Tez
8 9 (3.19%) Java EE
8 9 (3.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 8 (2.84%) HTML
9 8 (2.84%) J2EE
10 7 (2.48%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.48%) CSS
11 6 (2.13%) JMS
11 6 (2.13%) REST
11 6 (2.13%) Spring Boot
11 6 (2.13%) Spring Integration
12 5 (1.77%) SOAP
12 5 (1.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.38%) Visualisation
3 15 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.61%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.19%) Grid Computing
6 9 (3.19%) Statistics
7 7 (2.48%) Credit Risk
7 7 (2.48%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.13%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.77%) Clustering
10 4 (1.42%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.42%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.42%) PKI
10 4 (1.42%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.42%) User Experience
11 3 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (22.70%) Linux
2 40 (14.18%) Unix
3 14 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (3.55%) Windows
5 6 (2.13%) CentOS
6 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.71%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.71%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) AIX
8 1 (0.35%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (23.05%) Analytics
3 56 (19.86%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (17.38%) MapReduce
5 45 (15.96%) ETL
6 43 (15.25%) Data Modelling
7 41 (14.54%) Scrum
8 33 (11.70%) TDD
9 27 (9.57%) Data Architecture
10 24 (8.51%) Open Source
11 23 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (7.09%) Machine Learning
12 20 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (6.03%) BDD
13 17 (6.03%) Configuration Management
13 17 (6.03%) Data Analysis
13 17 (6.03%) High Availability
14 16 (5.67%) Data Management
15 15 (5.32%) Benchmarking
15 15 (5.32%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 120 (42.55%) Java
2 68 (24.11%) SQL
3 57 (20.21%) Python
4 52 (18.44%) Scala
5 21 (7.45%) C++
6 19 (6.74%) R
7 16 (5.67%) Perl
8 14 (4.96%) C
8 14 (4.96%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.55%) Ruby
9 10 (3.55%) VB
10 8 (2.84%) C#
11 6 (2.13%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.77%) ABAP
12 5 (1.77%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.77%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.77%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.42%) PHP
14 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (8.87%) Degree
2 17 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.90%) PhD
3 11 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.84%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.77%) Postgraduate
6 4 (1.42%) ISEB
6 4 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.06%) CISSP
8 2 (0.71%) CCIE
8 2 (0.71%) CCNP
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.71%) MCSA
8 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.35%) PMP
9 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.19%) SLA
3 6 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (2.13%) QA
4 5 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.42%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.06%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (1.06%) SSAE 16
7 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (13.12%) HDFS
2 21 (7.45%) Apache Flume
3 14 (4.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.71%) Docker
6 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (7.80%) Hadoop YARN
2 20 (7.09%) Oozie
3 12 (4.26%) Ambari
3 12 (4.26%) Ansible
4 11 (3.90%) Puppet
5 7 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.42%) Control-M
7 2 (0.71%) SCOM
8 1 (0.35%) Kibana
8 1 (0.35%) logstash
8 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (13.48%) Cloudera
2 30 (10.64%) Oracle
3 25 (8.87%) Hortonworks
4 18 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 15 (5.32%) Teradata
6 14 (4.96%) Netezza
7 12 (4.26%) Ab Initio
8 11 (3.90%) Cisco
9 9 (3.19%) MapR
9 9 (3.19%) SAP
10 8 (2.84%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (2.13%) Informatica
11 6 (2.13%) Microsoft
11 6 (2.13%) Talend
11 6 (2.13%) VMware
12 4 (1.42%) IBM
12 4 (1.42%) Tableau
13 3 (1.06%) Cognos
13 3 (1.06%) Pega
13 3 (1.06%) Splunk
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