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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Analytics
Rank 598 639 623
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -16
Contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics 55 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.041% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.051% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 7
Median daily rate £425 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £408 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £800 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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
44351 47009 44831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.10% 81.05% 77.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29387 30697 28094
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1306 1225
Median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 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 18 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 29 September 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 +42 54 £425 -22.72% 25
London +10 33 £525 -8.29% 9
East of England +20 11 £350 -23.49% 1
Essex - 8 £350 -
Wiltshire - 5 - - 1
South West - 5 - - 4
Swindon - 5 - - 1
East Midlands -5 3 £425 +28.78%
Nottinghamshire -9 3 £425 +28.78%
Bedfordshire - 3 £423 -
Nottingham - 3 £425 -
Luton - 2 £423 -
Feltham - 2 - -
South East +18 1 £400 -11.11% 3
Surrey - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Guildford - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Big Data
2 103 (91.96%) Data Analytics
2 103 (91.96%) Analytics
3 49 (43.75%) Hadoop
4 47 (41.96%) Apache Spark
5 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (29.46%) Java
6 33 (29.46%) Python
7 29 (25.89%) Scala
8 24 (21.43%) Linux
8 24 (21.43%) SQL
9 22 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (19.64%) Open Source
9 22 (19.64%) HBase
10 21 (18.75%) ETL
11 19 (16.96%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (16.96%) Apache Hive
11 19 (16.96%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (16.07%) DevOps
12 18 (16.07%) Kafka
12 18 (16.07%) Enterprise Architecture
13 17 (15.18%) NoSQL
13 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
14 16 (14.29%) SOAP
14 16 (14.29%) Machine Learning
14 16 (14.29%) Marketing
15 15 (13.39%) Finance
16 14 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (12.50%) Use Case
16 14 (12.50%) TOGAF

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 47 (41.96%) Apache Spark
2 19 (16.96%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (9.82%) Apache
4 8 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Apache Pig
5 6 (5.36%) SAS
6 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (2.68%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (3.57%) Unica
3 2 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.14%) Amazon Kinesis
3 8 (7.14%) GitHub
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.04%) DSL
1 9 (8.04%) SMS
2 8 (7.14%) DNS
2 8 (7.14%) LDAP
3 7 (6.25%) FCAPS
4 5 (4.46%) Firewall
4 5 (4.46%) HTTP
4 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.46%) VoIP
5 1 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (100.00%) Big Data
2 49 (43.75%) Hadoop
3 22 (19.64%) HBase
4 19 (16.96%) Apache Hive
4 19 (16.96%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (15.18%) NoSQL
6 12 (10.71%) Relational Database
7 10 (8.93%) Neo4j
8 9 (8.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (8.04%) CouchDB
8 9 (8.04%) Parquet
8 9 (8.04%) Redis
9 4 (3.57%) Data Lake
9 4 (3.57%) DataStage
9 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.57%) Impala
9 4 (3.57%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (3.57%) Sqoop
9 4 (3.57%) Star Schema
10 3 (2.68%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.68%) Gradle
3 3 (2.68%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.79%) JUnit
5 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.89%) JIRA
5 1 (0.89%) JSUnit
5 1 (0.89%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.89%) Subversion
5 1 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (14.29%) Marketing
2 15 (13.39%) Finance
3 13 (11.61%) Legal
4 8 (7.14%) Banking
5 7 (6.25%) Retail
6 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.68%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.79%) Games
9 1 (0.89%) Advertising
9 1 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.89%) Electronics
9 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (31.25%) Developer
2 34 (30.36%) Architect
3 17 (15.18%) Big Data Developer
4 14 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (10.71%) Data Architect
6 11 (9.82%) Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) Big Data Architect
8 9 (8.04%) Digital Architect
8 9 (8.04%) Hadoop Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Business Analyst
10 7 (6.25%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 7 (6.25%) IT Architect
10 7 (6.25%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.36%) Data Scientist
12 5 (4.46%) AWS Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Cloud Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Data Analyst
12 5 (4.46%) Data Analytics Architect
12 5 (4.46%) Data Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.07%) Kafka
2 16 (14.29%) SOAP
3 13 (11.61%) AngularJS
3 13 (11.61%) HTML
3 13 (11.61%) HTML5
4 10 (8.93%) CSS
5 9 (8.04%) .NET
5 9 (8.04%) Akka
5 9 (8.04%) Apache Avro
5 9 (8.04%) CSS3
5 9 (8.04%) GraphX
5 9 (8.04%) J2EE
5 9 (8.04%) REST
6 8 (7.14%) ODBC
6 8 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (7.14%) WebSockets
7 3 (2.68%) Java SE
7 3 (2.68%) SciPy
7 3 (2.68%) Web Services
7 3 (2.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Visualisation
2 9 (8.04%) Social Media
2 9 (8.04%) Virtual Team
3 7 (6.25%) User Experience
4 6 (5.36%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.36%) Statistics
5 4 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.79%) Economics
7 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.89%) Derivative
7 1 (0.89%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.89%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.89%) Physics
7 1 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.89%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.43%) Linux
2 8 (7.14%) Mesosphere
3 6 (5.36%) AIX
4 5 (4.46%) Unix
5 4 (3.57%) CentOS
5 4 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.79%) HPUX
6 2 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (91.96%) Analytics
1 103 (91.96%) Data Analytics
2 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.64%) Open Source
4 21 (18.75%) ETL
5 18 (16.07%) DevOps
5 18 (16.07%) Enterprise Architecture
6 16 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 14 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 14 (12.50%) Use Case
8 12 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (9.82%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (9.82%) SOA
10 10 (8.93%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (8.93%) Data Analysis
10 10 (8.93%) Data Modelling
10 10 (8.93%) OO
11 9 (8.04%) MapReduce
11 9 (8.04%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.46%) Java
1 33 (29.46%) Python
2 29 (25.89%) Scala
3 24 (21.43%) SQL
4 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.93%) R
6 8 (7.14%) PHP
6 8 (7.14%) TypeScript
7 7 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.36%) C#
8 6 (5.36%) C++
9 4 (3.57%) C
10 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.79%) Perl
11 2 (1.79%) Ruby
12 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.89%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.46%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) PhD
4 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.89%) PMP
System Software
1 12 (10.71%) Docker
2 6 (5.36%) Apache Flume
2 6 (5.36%) HDFS
3 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (8.04%) Ansible
2 8 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 6 (5.36%) Puppet
4 4 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (3.57%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.68%) Control-M
5 3 (2.68%) Oozie
6 1 (0.89%) Ambari
6 1 (0.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (10.71%) IBM
2 8 (7.14%) Adobe
2 8 (7.14%) FireEye
2 8 (7.14%) VMware
3 7 (6.25%) Nokia
4 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.46%) ArcSight
5 5 (4.46%) Cloudera
5 5 (4.46%) Cyber-Ark
5 5 (4.46%) Intel Security
5 5 (4.46%) Teradata
6 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.68%) Cognos
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle
7 3 (2.68%) Splunk
8 2 (1.79%) Tableau
9 1 (0.89%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.89%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.89%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.89%) Talend
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago