The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 30 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.43% 0.32% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.70% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £460 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £54.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-21.24% +45.33%
Big Data
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
46 66 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.49% 20.89% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 30
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.37% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

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

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) Cloudera
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (50.00%) MapR
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) HBase
4 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) Hortonworks
4 2 (33.33%) Sqoop
4 2 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (16.67%) Flask
5 1 (16.67%) HDFS
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Impala
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Go
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Parquet
5 1 (16.67%) Service Design
5 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Flume
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) HBase
3 2 (33.33%) Sqoop
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (16.67%) Data Lake
4 1 (16.67%) Impala
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Parquet
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Django
1 1 (16.67%) Flask
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) BDD
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Microservices
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Service Design
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
1 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Go
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Flume
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cloudera
2 3 (50.00%) MapR
3 2 (33.33%) Hortonworks