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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 132 116 107
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs citing Big Data 10 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.62% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.54% 3.03% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
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£500 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
-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
649 595 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.85% 20.62% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 394 266
Average daily rate £350 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £175.00 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Somerset - 3 £545 - 1
Devon - 2 £630 -
Bristol - 1 £460 - 8
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 16 (45.71%) Analytics
2 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 14 (40.00%) Open Source
3 13 (37.14%) Hadoop
3 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
3 13 (37.14%) Data Management
4 12 (34.29%) Apache Solr
4 12 (34.29%) PostGIS
5 10 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 8 (22.86%) Java
7 8 (22.86%) Data Architecture
8 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.00%) Private Cloud
9 5 (14.29%) HTML
10 4 (11.43%) Project Management
10 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (11.43%) Marketing
10 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (8.57%) Web Development
11 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
11 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
11 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
11 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
11 3 (8.57%) Waterfall

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 12 (34.29%) Apache Solr
2 10 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
2 13 (37.14%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Military
4 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Software Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) PostGIS
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) SOAP
5 1 (2.86%) Django
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (8.57%) DTV
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) GIS
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Analytics
2 14 (40.00%) Open Source
3 13 (37.14%) Data Management
4 8 (22.86%) Data Architecture
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 4 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) ETL
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) Workflow
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) C
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) GPFS
1 2 (5.71%) Ceph
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) HP
2 1 (2.86%) Citrix
2 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
2 1 (2.86%) i2
2 1 (2.86%) VMware
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