The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 101 127 124
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -3
Contract jobs citing Big Data 41 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.36% 0.42% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.87% 1.88% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 7
Median daily rate £450 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £444
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
597 692 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.83% 22.11% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 514 474
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 13
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.60 £175.00
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 West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Wiltshire - 15 £483 - 5
Dorset - 11 £325 - 3
Gloucestershire - 8 £500 - 6
Bristol +8 2 £375 -18.47% 8
Somerset +4 1 £338 -35.40% 6
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 40 (51.95%) Java
2 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (41.56%) Security Cleared
4 26 (33.77%) DV Cleared
5 24 (31.17%) Finance
5 24 (31.17%) SQL
6 17 (22.08%) Software Engineering
6 17 (22.08%) Analytics
6 17 (22.08%) Apache Spark
7 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
7 16 (20.78%) Apache
8 15 (19.48%) Oracle
8 15 (19.48%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (19.48%) Hadoop
8 15 (19.48%) Open Source
9 14 (18.18%) Visualisation
10 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
10 13 (16.88%) Kafka
11 12 (15.58%) Data Visualisation
11 12 (15.58%) Linux
11 12 (15.58%) Scrum
11 12 (15.58%) DevOps
12 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (14.29%) ITIL
12 11 (14.29%) Python
12 11 (14.29%) Scala
13 10 (12.99%) Data Analytics
13 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
13 10 (12.99%) OO
13 10 (12.99%) C++

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 17 (22.08%) Apache Spark
2 16 (20.78%) Apache
3 8 (10.39%) Confluence
4 6 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.90%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.60%) JBoss
6 2 (2.60%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.30%) CMS
7 1 (1.30%) GemFire
7 1 (1.30%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (10.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.30%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) DNS
1 3 (3.90%) DSL
1 3 (3.90%) LDAP
2 2 (2.60%) FCAPS
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) Hadoop
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.69%) MySQL
3 9 (11.69%) Neo4j
3 9 (11.69%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.09%) OrientDB
6 6 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (5.19%) HBase
8 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.90%) Apache Accumulo
9 3 (3.90%) CouchDB
9 3 (3.90%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.90%) Parquet
9 3 (3.90%) Redis
9 3 (3.90%) Text Mining
10 2 (2.60%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.39%) JIRA
3 7 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 5 (6.49%) Selenium
5 4 (5.19%) Bower
5 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.19%) Grunt
5 4 (5.19%) Protractor
6 2 (2.60%) Ant
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (2.60%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.60%) gulp
6 2 (2.60%) Maven
6 2 (2.60%) Mocha
6 2 (2.60%) Subversion
6 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Retail
3 7 (9.09%) Electronics
3 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.09%) Marketing
3 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.49%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.19%) Banking
6 3 (3.90%) Military
7 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (46.75%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.99%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Data Scientist
5 8 (10.39%) Architect
6 7 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 7 (9.09%) Data Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL Developer
8 5 (6.49%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Big Data Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Data Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Database Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.19%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) Kafka
2 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
2 10 (12.99%) HTML
3 9 (11.69%) CSS
3 9 (11.69%) J2EE
3 9 (11.69%) Spring
4 7 (9.09%) HTML5
4 7 (9.09%) REST
5 6 (7.79%) D3.js
6 5 (6.49%) CSS3
6 5 (6.49%) EJB
6 5 (6.49%) Java EE
6 5 (6.49%) JSF
7 4 (5.19%) jQuery
7 4 (5.19%) SVG
8 3 (3.90%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (3.90%) ODBC
8 3 (3.90%) RESTful
8 3 (3.90%) SOAP
8 3 (3.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.69%) Algorithms
3 9 (11.69%) Blockchain
4 7 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 7 (9.09%) Wiki
5 5 (6.49%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (6.49%) Data Integration
5 5 (6.49%) NHS
5 5 (6.49%) Statistics
6 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.90%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.90%) Physics
6 3 (3.90%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.60%) Animation
7 2 (2.60%) Cryptocurrency
7 2 (2.60%) Ergonomics
8 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.30%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Mesosphere
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.08%) Analytics
2 17 (22.08%) Software Engineering
3 15 (19.48%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (19.48%) Open Source
4 12 (15.58%) Data Visualisation
4 12 (15.58%) DevOps
4 12 (15.58%) Scrum
5 11 (14.29%) ITIL
6 10 (12.99%) Data Analytics
6 10 (12.99%) OO
7 9 (11.69%) Cash Management
7 9 (11.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (10.39%) Programme Management
8 8 (10.39%) TDD
9 7 (9.09%) Data Architecture
9 7 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 7 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (9.09%) OOD
9 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) Java
2 24 (31.17%) SQL
3 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.29%) Python
4 11 (14.29%) Scala
5 10 (12.99%) C++
5 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.39%) C
6 8 (10.39%) Ruby
7 5 (6.49%) Lua
7 5 (6.49%) R
8 3 (3.90%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 3 (3.90%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.60%) ES6
9 2 (2.60%) PHP
9 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (41.56%) Security Cleared
2 26 (33.77%) DV Cleared
3 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.39%) Degree
5 2 (2.60%) RHCE
5 2 (2.60%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Docker
2 1 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.30%) HDFS
2 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Ansible
1 3 (3.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.60%) Capistrano
2 2 (2.60%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (2.60%) Kibana
2 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Oracle
2 9 (11.69%) SAP
3 2 (2.60%) Cisco
3 2 (2.60%) Cloudera
3 2 (2.60%) HP
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Nokia
3 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.60%) Sun
4 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.30%) ESRI
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Informatica
4 1 (1.30%) Juniper
4 1 (1.30%) VMware
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