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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 27 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.36% 0.60% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.57% 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £600 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £33.33 -
% change year-on-year
+28.53% -
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
35 84 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.84% 25.30% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 59 36
Median daily rate £419 £375 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) MapR
2 2 (66.67%) Cloudera
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) HBase
3 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Parquet
3 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry

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 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) HBase
3 1 (33.33%) Impala
3 1 (33.33%) Parquet
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (33.33%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cloudera
1 2 (66.67%) MapR
2 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks