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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
England / South East
Rank 116 143 208
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +65
Contract jobs citing Big Data 126 114 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.72% 1.39% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.47% 6.40% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 85 31
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £395 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +27.39%

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
1331 1782 1634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.19% 21.72% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 1118 943
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 35
Median hourly rate £17.22 £27.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.24% -20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.63 £55.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +25 41 £425 +13.33% 3
Berkshire -7 31 £494 -1.25% 12
Hampshire +37 25 £500 - 5
Surrey +22 10 £525 +32.91% 12
East Sussex +12 7 £414 -17.25%
West Sussex -2 5 £488 +21.87%
Oxfordshire -23 5 £525 +0.96% 10
Middlesex +1 1 - -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 194 (70.04%) Hadoop
2 121 (43.68%) Java
3 94 (33.94%) Apache Spark
4 84 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (28.52%) Apache Hive
6 68 (24.55%) HBase
7 65 (23.47%) NoSQL
8 64 (23.10%) Analytics
9 62 (22.38%) SQL
10 60 (21.66%) Linux
11 56 (20.22%) Python
12 55 (19.86%) Scala
13 54 (19.49%) Finance
14 53 (19.13%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (17.69%) MapReduce
16 43 (15.52%) HDFS
16 43 (15.52%) Data Modelling
16 43 (15.52%) ETL
17 40 (14.44%) Scrum
18 38 (13.72%) Data Warehouse
19 36 (13.00%) Unix
19 36 (13.00%) SQL Server
20 35 (12.64%) TDD
20 35 (12.64%) Kafka
21 33 (11.91%) Cloudera
21 33 (11.91%) Apache
22 32 (11.55%) Apache Cassandra
23 31 (11.19%) Sqoop
23 31 (11.19%) Apache Pig
23 31 (11.19%) Oozie

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 94 (33.94%) Apache Spark
2 33 (11.91%) Apache
3 31 (11.19%) Apache Pig
4 24 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (7.58%) SAS
6 20 (7.22%) Apache Solr
7 10 (3.61%) Tomcat
8 9 (3.25%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (2.17%) GemFire
9 6 (2.17%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.81%) ArcGIS
11 4 (1.44%) Confluence
11 4 (1.44%) Skype for Business
12 3 (1.08%) nginx
13 2 (0.72%) Jetty
13 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.36%) Jupyter
14 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.17%) Stata
3 5 (1.81%) MS Office
4 2 (0.72%) SPSS
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (7.58%) PaaS
4 13 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.25%) SaaS
6 6 (2.17%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (2.17%) GitHub
7 5 (1.81%) Office 365
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.33%) Kerberos
2 9 (3.25%) LAN
2 9 (3.25%) WAN
3 4 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.44%) SAN
3 4 (1.44%) Skype
4 2 (0.72%) Internet
4 2 (0.72%) Intranet
5 1 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (70.04%) Hadoop
2 79 (28.52%) Apache Hive
3 68 (24.55%) HBase
4 65 (23.47%) NoSQL
5 38 (13.72%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (13.00%) SQL Server
7 32 (11.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 31 (11.19%) Sqoop
9 28 (10.11%) MongoDB
10 23 (8.30%) Impala
11 21 (7.58%) MySQL
11 21 (7.58%) Relational Database
12 16 (5.78%) Data Lake
13 14 (5.05%) RDBMS
14 10 (3.61%) Power BI
15 9 (3.25%) Apache Zeppelin
15 9 (3.25%) DB2
15 9 (3.25%) Oracle Exadata
15 9 (3.25%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (5.78%) Gradle
2 14 (5.05%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.97%) Eclipse
3 11 (3.97%) JIRA
3 11 (3.97%) Selenium
4 10 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.53%) Hudson
5 7 (2.53%) JUnit
6 6 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (1.81%) Ant
7 5 (1.81%) Maven
8 3 (1.08%) Subversion
9 2 (0.72%) JMeter
9 2 (0.72%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.72%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.36%) ERwin
10 1 (0.36%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.36%) NUnit
General
1 54 (19.49%) Finance
2 28 (10.11%) Banking
3 26 (9.39%) Marketing
4 10 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.25%) Retail
6 4 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.44%) Legal
7 3 (1.08%) Military
8 2 (0.72%) Billing
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Games
8 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (26.71%) Developer
2 51 (18.41%) Architect
3 41 (14.80%) Data Architect
4 29 (10.47%) Big Data Developer
5 28 (10.11%) Java Developer
6 25 (9.03%) Big Data Architect
6 25 (9.03%) Consultant
7 24 (8.66%) Hadoop Developer
8 22 (7.94%) Administrator
9 19 (6.86%) Analyst
10 15 (5.42%) Data Engineer
10 15 (5.42%) Hadoop Architect
11 14 (5.05%) Big Data Engineer
12 12 (4.33%) Data Administrator
12 12 (4.33%) Scala Developer
12 12 (4.33%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.97%) Hadoop Consultant
13 11 (3.97%) Technical Leader
14 10 (3.61%) Data Consultant
14 10 (3.61%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.64%) Kafka
2 17 (6.14%) Spring
3 16 (5.78%) Web Services
4 14 (5.05%) .NET
5 13 (4.69%) JSON
6 11 (3.97%) XML
7 10 (3.61%) AngularJS
7 10 (3.61%) Spark Streaming
8 9 (3.25%) Apache Tez
8 9 (3.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 7 (2.53%) CSS
9 7 (2.53%) HTML
9 7 (2.53%) Java EE
9 7 (2.53%) JMS
10 6 (2.17%) REST
10 6 (2.17%) Spring Boot
10 6 (2.17%) Spring Integration
11 5 (1.81%) Angular 2
11 5 (1.81%) RESTful
11 5 (1.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.22%) Visualisation
3 15 (5.42%) Mathematics
4 12 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.25%) Grid Computing
5 9 (3.25%) Statistics
6 8 (2.89%) Credit Risk
7 7 (2.53%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.17%) User Experience
9 5 (1.81%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.81%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.44%) Clustering
10 4 (1.44%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.44%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.44%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.08%) Physics
11 3 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.66%) Linux
2 36 (13.00%) Unix
3 14 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (4.33%) Windows
5 6 (2.17%) CentOS
6 4 (1.44%) MVS
6 4 (1.44%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.44%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.44%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.10%) Analytics
3 53 (19.13%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (17.69%) MapReduce
5 43 (15.52%) Data Modelling
5 43 (15.52%) ETL
6 40 (14.44%) Scrum
7 35 (12.64%) TDD
8 28 (10.11%) Open Source
9 26 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (7.22%) Machine Learning
12 19 (6.86%) Data Architecture
13 18 (6.50%) Data Management
14 17 (6.14%) High Availability
15 16 (5.78%) BDD
15 16 (5.78%) Configuration Management
15 16 (5.78%) Data Governance
16 15 (5.42%) Benchmarking
16 15 (5.42%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 121 (43.68%) Java
2 62 (22.38%) SQL
3 56 (20.22%) Python
4 55 (19.86%) Scala
5 23 (8.30%) C++
6 20 (7.22%) R
7 19 (6.86%) C
8 13 (4.69%) VB
9 12 (4.33%) Perl
10 10 (3.61%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.25%) C#
12 8 (2.89%) Ruby
12 8 (2.89%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.53%) MATLAB
14 6 (2.17%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.81%) ABAP
15 5 (1.81%) JavaScript
15 5 (1.81%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (7.94%) Degree
1 22 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.97%) DV Cleared
3 11 (3.97%) PhD
4 6 (2.17%) ISEB
4 6 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.17%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.44%) CCIE
5 4 (1.44%) CCNP
5 4 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.44%) MCSA
5 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.72%) CISSP
7 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PMP
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.25%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.89%) SLA
3 7 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.53%) QA
4 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (15.52%) HDFS
2 17 (6.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 15 (5.42%) Apache Flume
4 9 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.44%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (11.19%) Oozie
2 21 (7.58%) Hadoop YARN
3 12 (4.33%) Ambari
3 12 (4.33%) Ansible
4 10 (3.61%) Puppet
5 7 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.72%) Control-M
6 2 (0.72%) SCOM
7 1 (0.36%) Kibana
7 1 (0.36%) logstash
7 1 (0.36%) SELinux
Vendors
1 33 (11.91%) Cloudera
2 31 (11.19%) Oracle
3 27 (9.75%) Hortonworks
4 18 (6.50%) MicroStrategy
5 17 (6.14%) Red Hat
6 15 (5.42%) Teradata
7 13 (4.69%) Cisco
8 11 (3.97%) Microsoft
9 10 (3.61%) Ab Initio
9 10 (3.61%) Netezza
10 8 (2.89%) MapR
10 8 (2.89%) SAP
11 6 (2.17%) Informatica
11 6 (2.17%) Talend
12 4 (1.44%) IBM
12 4 (1.44%) Tableau
13 3 (1.08%) Cognos
13 3 (1.08%) Pega
13 3 (1.08%) Splunk
14 2 (0.72%) VMware
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