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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data Analytics over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Analytics
Rank 571 580 553
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics 38 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.021% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.027% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 3 1
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£725 £375 £750
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £800 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+146.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
42553 40275 36728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.55% 76.11% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27470 25080 22041
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1143 1189 1094
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Big Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

Big Data Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Big Data Analytics
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 38 £725 +93.33% 14
London +23 24 £650 +18.18% 12
City of London +5 9 £800 +45.45% 3
North West -13 4 £800 +113.33%
West Yorkshire - 4 £800 -
Yorkshire - 4 £800 -
Warrington - 4 £800 -
Cheshire - 4 £800 -
Leeds - 4 £800 -
East of England - 2 £458 -
Devon - 2 £630 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £458 -
Cambridge - 2 £458 -
Exeter - 2 £630 -
South West - 2 £630 -
South East -11 1 £875 +218.18% 2
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
North East - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £450 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Big Data Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 54 (100.00%) Big Data
2 51 (94.44%) Analytics
3 23 (42.59%) Python
4 22 (40.74%) Java
5 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (37.04%) RESTful
6 20 (37.04%) Hadoop
6 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 19 (35.19%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (33.33%) Open Source
8 18 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (33.33%) Apache Spark
9 17 (31.48%) Visualisation
9 17 (31.48%) Linux
9 17 (31.48%) PHP
10 16 (29.63%) .NET
10 16 (29.63%) UNIX
10 16 (29.63%) Ruby
10 16 (29.63%) Unified Communications
11 15 (27.78%) Data Analytics
11 15 (27.78%) Converged Networks
12 13 (24.07%) DevOps
12 13 (24.07%) Apache Hive
13 11 (20.37%) HBase
14 10 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (16.67%) Splunk
16 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
16 8 (14.81%) Coaching
17 7 (12.96%) Scala
17 7 (12.96%) Finance

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Big Data Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (9.26%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) Unified Communications
2 15 (27.78%) Converged Networks
3 2 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) Big Data
2 20 (37.04%) Hadoop
3 19 (35.19%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (24.07%) Apache Hive
5 11 (20.37%) HBase
6 10 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
7 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.56%) Redis
9 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.70%) DataStax
9 2 (3.70%) MySQL
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Back Office
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Front Office
5 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Architect
2 15 (27.78%) Chief Architect
3 10 (18.52%) Technical Architect
4 9 (16.67%) Chief Technical Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Digital Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Cyber Security Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Research Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Big Data Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Data Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (3.70%) Designer
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (3.70%) Chief Technology Officer
9 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) RESTful
2 16 (29.63%) .NET
3 4 (7.41%) REST
4 3 (5.56%) HTML
4 3 (5.56%) Play Framework
4 3 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 2 (3.70%) Lucene
5 2 (3.70%) Java EE
5 2 (3.70%) HTML5
5 2 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (1.85%) Kafka
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) XML
6 1 (1.85%) SOAP
6 1 (1.85%) J2EE
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) SCADA
5 1 (1.85%) DTV
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Linux
2 16 (29.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (94.44%) Analytics
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (33.33%) Open Source
4 15 (27.78%) Data Analytics
5 13 (24.07%) DevOps
6 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.81%) Coaching
7 4 (7.41%) API Integration
7 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.56%) ITIL
8 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Business Development
8 3 (5.56%) Malware Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Cyber Security
9 2 (3.70%) Business Transformation
9 2 (3.70%) SDLC
9 2 (3.70%) eTOM
9 2 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Python
2 22 (40.74%) Java
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 17 (31.48%) PHP
5 16 (29.63%) Ruby
6 7 (12.96%) Scala
7 3 (5.56%) Clojure
7 3 (5.56%) Haskell
7 3 (5.56%) OCaml
8 2 (3.70%) SQL
9 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) Perl
9 1 (1.85%) C#
9 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) PhD
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Mesos
2 2 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.85%) Cacti
3 1 (1.85%) Munin
3 1 (1.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.85%) Ambari
3 1 (1.85%) Oozie
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Splunk
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Huawei
4 1 (1.85%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.85%) NetApp
4 1 (1.85%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.85%) Vertica
4 1 (1.85%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
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