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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Big Data 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - - 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.39% -
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
47 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.43% 12.74% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 33
Average daily rate £400 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £24.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.67% +81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Sqoop
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flume