The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data Analytics over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Analytics
Rank 574 611 621
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +10
Contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics 54 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.061% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.075% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 10
Median daily rate £550 £607 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.42% +12.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £470 £447
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £768 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £541 £500
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +8.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £46.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £46.50 -
% change year-on-year
-7.52% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41428 45059 44386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.57% 81.10% 76.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27562 29248 28857
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1099 1345 1237
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £48.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Big Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Big Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Big Data Analytics
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the UK.

Big Data Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Big Data Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Big Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Big Data Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the UK.

Big Data Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Big Data Analytics
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
England +30 53 £550 -9.42% 22
London +10 37 £588 -3.25% 11
East of England +19 11 £350 -23.49% 2
Essex +7 7 £350 -
South East +26 2 £488 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £423 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Feltham - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £500 - 2
Docklands, London - 2 £675 -
Luton - 2 £423 -
Berkshire +9 1 £425 - 2
Hampshire - 1 £550 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 2
Southampton - 1 £550 -
Swindon - 1 - -

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Big Data Analytics.

1 104 (100.00%) Big Data
2 103 (99.04%) Data Analytics
2 103 (99.04%) Analytics
3 48 (46.15%) Apache Spark
4 43 (41.35%) Hadoop
5 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (35.58%) Java
7 27 (25.96%) Open Source
8 26 (25.00%) Scala
8 26 (25.00%) Linux
8 26 (25.00%) Python
9 25 (24.04%) Marketing
10 24 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
11 23 (22.12%) TOGAF
12 22 (21.15%) SQL
13 21 (20.19%) HBase
14 20 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
15 19 (18.27%) Legal
15 19 (18.27%) Technical Architecture
15 19 (18.27%) Apache Hive
15 19 (18.27%) Kafka
16 16 (15.38%) OO
16 16 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (15.38%) DevOps
16 16 (15.38%) Virtual Team
17 15 (14.42%) HTML5
17 15 (14.42%) Social Media
17 15 (14.42%) Zachman Framework

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills 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 48 (46.15%) Apache Spark
2 15 (14.42%) Apache
3 14 (13.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 12 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.85%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.85%) SAS
6 3 (2.88%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (13.46%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (3.85%) Unica
3 2 (1.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.81%) SaaS
4 4 (3.85%) GitHub
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.96%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) SMS
2 9 (8.65%) DSL
3 8 (7.69%) DNS
3 8 (7.69%) LDAP
4 7 (6.73%) FCAPS
5 5 (4.81%) Firewall
5 5 (4.81%) HTTP
5 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.81%) VoIP
6 1 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (100.00%) Big Data
2 43 (41.35%) Hadoop
3 21 (20.19%) HBase
4 19 (18.27%) Apache Hive
5 16 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (11.54%) Relational Database
7 11 (10.58%) NoSQL
8 9 (8.65%) CouchDB
8 9 (8.65%) Neo4j
8 9 (8.65%) Parquet
8 9 (8.65%) Redis
9 8 (7.69%) Sqoop
10 6 (5.77%) MongoDB
11 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (4.81%) Impala
12 4 (3.85%) Couchbase
12 4 (3.85%) Data Lake
12 4 (3.85%) DataStage
12 4 (3.85%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (3.85%) Gradle
4 3 (2.88%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.92%) JIRA
5 2 (1.92%) Subversion
6 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.96%) Gatling
6 1 (0.96%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.96%) JUnit
6 1 (0.96%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (24.04%) Marketing
2 19 (18.27%) Legal
3 13 (12.50%) Banking
4 12 (11.54%) Finance
5 8 (7.69%) Retail
6 5 (4.81%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.92%) Advertising
8 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.96%) Electronics
9 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.96%) Games
9 1 (0.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (41.35%) Architect
2 26 (25.00%) Developer
3 20 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (17.31%) Data Architect
5 16 (15.38%) Digital Architect
6 15 (14.42%) Big Data Architect
6 15 (14.42%) Digital Marketing Architect
7 12 (11.54%) IT Architect
8 11 (10.58%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 9 (8.65%) Analyst
9 9 (8.65%) Big Data Developer
10 8 (7.69%) Data Analytics Architect
11 7 (6.73%) Data Engineer
11 7 (6.73%) Software Developer
12 6 (5.77%) Business Analyst
13 5 (4.81%) Administrator
13 5 (4.81%) Cloud Administrator
13 5 (4.81%) Data Analyst
13 5 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (4.81%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.27%) Kafka
2 15 (14.42%) .NET
2 15 (14.42%) HTML
2 15 (14.42%) HTML5
2 15 (14.42%) J2EE
3 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
4 10 (9.62%) CSS
5 9 (8.65%) Akka
5 9 (8.65%) Apache Avro
5 9 (8.65%) CSS3
5 9 (8.65%) GraphX
5 9 (8.65%) REST
5 9 (8.65%) SOAP
6 8 (7.69%) ODBC
6 8 (7.69%) WebSockets
7 7 (6.73%) Middleware
8 4 (3.85%) jQuery
8 4 (3.85%) JSON
8 4 (3.85%) Web Services
8 4 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Virtual Team
2 15 (14.42%) Social Media
3 13 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.81%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (4.81%) User Experience
5 4 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.85%) Statistics
6 3 (2.88%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.92%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.92%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.96%) Derivative
8 1 (0.96%) Economics
8 1 (0.96%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.96%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.96%) PMI
8 1 (0.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (7.69%) Mesosphere
2 8 (7.69%) Unix
3 6 (5.77%) AIX
4 5 (4.81%) HPUX
4 5 (4.81%) Solaris
5 1 (0.96%) CentOS
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (99.04%) Analytics
1 103 (99.04%) Data Analytics
2 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.96%) Open Source
4 24 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 23 (22.12%) TOGAF
6 20 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (18.27%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (15.38%) DevOps
8 16 (15.38%) OO
9 15 (14.42%) SOA
9 15 (14.42%) Zachman Framework
10 14 (13.46%) ETL
10 14 (13.46%) MapReduce
10 14 (13.46%) Use Case
11 12 (11.54%) Data Modelling
12 9 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (8.65%) Machine Learning
13 8 (7.69%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.58%) Java
2 26 (25.00%) Python
2 26 (25.00%) Scala
3 22 (21.15%) SQL
4 14 (13.46%) Shell Script
5 11 (10.58%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.65%) R
7 8 (7.69%) TypeScript
8 6 (5.77%) C++
9 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.81%) C#
9 5 (4.81%) Perl
10 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.96%) C
11 1 (0.96%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.96%) PHP
11 1 (0.96%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.85%) PhD
3 3 (2.88%) Degree
3 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) Docker
1 9 (8.65%) HDFS
2 3 (2.88%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) Ansible
1 8 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.81%) Puppet
3 4 (3.85%) Oozie
4 3 (2.88%) Control-M
5 1 (0.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (13.46%) Adobe
2 12 (11.54%) IBM
3 7 (6.73%) Nokia
4 6 (5.77%) Splunk
5 5 (4.81%) ArcSight
5 5 (4.81%) FireEye
5 5 (4.81%) Hortonworks
5 5 (4.81%) Intel Security
5 5 (4.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.81%) Teradata
6 4 (3.85%) Cloudera
7 3 (2.88%) Cognos
7 3 (2.88%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle
8 2 (1.92%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (1.92%) SAP
8 2 (1.92%) Tableau
9 1 (0.96%) Datameer
9 1 (0.96%) MapR
9 1 (0.96%) Talend
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