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 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 144 161 181
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Contract jobs citing Big Data 120 104 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.33% 1.12% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.53% 5.22% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 49 30
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £345 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £444
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.65 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+166.56% -21.95%
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
1839 1993 1807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.45% 21.46% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1146 1220 1020
Median daily rate £400 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 27 41
Median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Berkshire -8 29 £481 -1.28% 13
Surrey +4 27 £428 +0.58% 9
Buckinghamshire +24 24 £483 +13.52% 4
West Sussex +2 17 £388 +10.71% 1
Hampshire +12 10 £600 +23.07% 3
East Sussex +11 6 £325 - 2
Middlesex -2 4 £400 +45.45%
Oxfordshire 0 1 £475 +5.55% 17
Sussex - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 103 (44.59%) Hadoop
2 85 (36.80%) Analytics
3 80 (34.63%) Business Intelligence
4 64 (27.71%) Java
5 51 (22.08%) Python
6 49 (21.21%) Linux
6 49 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (20.35%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (19.48%) ETL
9 44 (19.05%) SQL
10 38 (16.45%) Finance
11 36 (15.58%) Apache Hive
12 35 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
12 35 (15.15%) Apache Spark
13 32 (13.85%) Oracle
14 31 (13.42%) NoSQL
15 30 (12.99%) Windows
15 30 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (12.55%) JavaScript
16 29 (12.55%) Scrum
16 29 (12.55%) Apache Cassandra
17 28 (12.12%) Data Analytics
17 28 (12.12%) Data Architecture
17 28 (12.12%) SQL Server
18 27 (11.69%) Big Data Analytics
18 27 (11.69%) R
19 26 (11.26%) Degree
19 26 (11.26%) Data Modelling
20 25 (10.82%) SAS
20 25 (10.82%) Data Analysis

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 35 (15.15%) Apache Spark
1 35 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (10.82%) SAS
3 20 (8.66%) Apache Pig
4 17 (7.36%) Apache
5 14 (6.06%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.46%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.30%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.87%) CMS
9 1 (0.43%) IIS
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.73%) SPSS
3 3 (1.30%) MS Office
4 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) Weka
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.63%) Amazon Kinesis
3 11 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.90%) GitHub
5 5 (2.16%) SaaS
6 4 (1.73%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.30%) IaaS
7 3 (1.30%) PaaS
8 2 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.87%) Heroku
9 1 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.90%) Internet
2 5 (2.16%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.73%) SAN
4 3 (1.30%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.30%) SNMP
5 2 (0.87%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) AMQP
6 1 (0.43%) ATM
6 1 (0.43%) DHCP
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
6 1 (0.43%) DSL
6 1 (0.43%) FCoE
6 1 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.43%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.43%) MQTT
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (44.59%) Hadoop
2 47 (20.35%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (15.58%) Apache Hive
4 31 (13.42%) NoSQL
5 29 (12.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 28 (12.12%) SQL Server
7 22 (9.52%) HBase
8 21 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 18 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (6.06%) HPCC
11 13 (5.63%) MySQL
12 12 (5.19%) Data Mining
13 10 (4.33%) Impala
13 10 (4.33%) MongoDB
13 10 (4.33%) Power BI
13 10 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (3.46%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (3.03%) Datazen
Development Applications
1 12 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.90%) Ant
3 9 (3.90%) Maven
4 7 (3.03%) Gradle
5 4 (1.73%) Subversion
5 4 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.87%) JUnit
6 2 (0.87%) PigUnit
6 2 (0.87%) PyUnit
6 2 (0.87%) RSpec
7 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.43%) NUnit
7 1 (0.43%) Redmine
7 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (16.45%) Finance
2 20 (8.66%) Telecoms
3 17 (7.36%) Banking
4 7 (3.03%) Marketing
4 7 (3.03%) Spanish Language
5 5 (2.16%) Billing
6 4 (1.73%) Retail
7 3 (1.30%) Electronics
7 3 (1.30%) Legal
7 3 (1.30%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.87%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (27.71%) Developer
2 34 (14.72%) Architect
3 24 (10.39%) Data Architect
4 23 (9.96%) Big Data Developer
5 19 (8.23%) Big Data Architect
5 19 (8.23%) Data Scientist
5 19 (8.23%) Java Developer
6 16 (6.93%) Analyst
6 16 (6.93%) Consultant
7 13 (5.63%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.19%) Data Engineer
9 10 (4.33%) Big Data Engineer
10 9 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (3.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 9 (3.90%) SQL Developer
11 8 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 8 (3.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.23%) Web Services
2 16 (6.93%) SOAP
3 12 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (4.76%) .NET
5 10 (4.33%) RESTful
6 8 (3.46%) jQuery
6 8 (3.46%) Kafka
6 8 (3.46%) XML
7 7 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 7 (3.03%) ADO
7 7 (3.03%) ADO.NET
7 7 (3.03%) Autofac
7 7 (3.03%) Castle Windsor
7 7 (3.03%) Entity Framework
7 7 (3.03%) HTML
7 7 (3.03%) ODBC
7 7 (3.03%) OLE
7 7 (3.03%) OLE DB
7 7 (3.03%) Unity DI Container
7 7 (3.03%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.49%) Visualisation
3 14 (6.06%) Statistics
4 12 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.90%) Smart Meter
6 8 (3.46%) Algorithms
6 8 (3.46%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (3.03%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.60%) Internet of Things
9 5 (2.16%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.16%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.73%) Semantic Web
10 4 (1.73%) Smart Energy
11 3 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (1.30%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.30%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 49 (21.21%) Linux
2 30 (12.99%) Windows
3 12 (5.19%) Unix
4 9 (3.90%) CentOS
5 7 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.73%) AIX
8 3 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.80%) Analytics
2 80 (34.63%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (19.48%) ETL
5 29 (12.55%) Scrum
6 28 (12.12%) Data Analytics
6 28 (12.12%) Data Architecture
7 27 (11.69%) Big Data Analytics
8 26 (11.26%) Data Modelling
9 25 (10.82%) Data Analysis
10 24 (10.39%) DevOps
11 22 (9.52%) Configuration Management
12 21 (9.09%) MapReduce
13 18 (7.79%) Use Case
14 15 (6.49%) Business Analysis
14 15 (6.49%) Project Management
15 13 (5.63%) TDD
16 12 (5.19%) Change Management
16 12 (5.19%) ITIL
17 11 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.71%) Java
2 51 (22.08%) Python
3 44 (19.05%) SQL
4 29 (12.55%) JavaScript
5 27 (11.69%) R
6 24 (10.39%) Perl
6 24 (10.39%) Scala
7 20 (8.66%) C++
8 18 (7.79%) Bash Shell
9 13 (5.63%) PHP
10 12 (5.19%) C#
10 12 (5.19%) Ruby
11 10 (4.33%) C
12 8 (3.46%) Shell Script
13 7 (3.03%) T-SQL
13 7 (3.03%) VB.NET
14 5 (2.16%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.43%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 26 (11.26%) Degree
2 17 (7.36%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.16%) CITP
5 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.73%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.73%) PMP
6 3 (1.30%) PhD
7 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) MCITP
7 2 (0.87%) MCSD
7 2 (0.87%) MCSE
7 2 (0.87%) MCTS
7 2 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.43%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.43%) ISEB
8 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.43%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.90%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.03%) QA
3 6 (2.60%) SLA
4 4 (1.73%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.87%) COBIT
5 2 (0.87%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.87%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.90%) Apache Flume
2 6 (2.60%) HDFS
3 4 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.30%) Docker
5 2 (0.87%) Firmware
5 2 (0.87%) GridGain
5 2 (0.87%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) KVM
6 1 (0.43%) UAG
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (5.19%) Puppet
2 9 (3.90%) Ansible
3 6 (2.60%) Oozie
3 6 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.73%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (1.73%) Kibana
5 3 (1.30%) Graphite
5 3 (1.30%) logstash
5 3 (1.30%) Nagios
5 3 (1.30%) Terraform
5 3 (1.30%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.30%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.87%) Control-M
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 32 (13.85%) Oracle
2 19 (8.23%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.79%) VMware
4 13 (5.63%) Cloudera
5 9 (3.90%) Ab Initio
5 9 (3.90%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (3.46%) Tableau
7 7 (3.03%) Cognos
7 7 (3.03%) SAP
8 5 (2.16%) IBM
8 5 (2.16%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.16%) Remedy
9 4 (1.73%) EMC
9 4 (1.73%) HP
9 4 (1.73%) Talend
10 3 (1.30%) ArcSight
10 3 (1.30%) Cisco
10 3 (1.30%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (1.30%) Netezza
10 3 (1.30%) Zend
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