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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Analytics
Rank 591 602 618
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Contract jobs citing Big Data Analytics 55 43 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.077% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.097% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 3
Median daily rate £550 £725 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +93.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £525 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £890 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £800 £375
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +113.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 -

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
44007 44399 41585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 79.29% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29216 28157 26311
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1026 1266 1219
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 May 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 May 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 +26 55 £550 -25.42% 21
London +4 24 £575 -11.53% 14
South East +21 21 £413 -52.85% 4
Guildford - 9 £413 -
Surrey - 9 £413 -
East of England - 7 - - 1
City of London +40 6 £550 -31.25% 8
Brighton - 6 - -
East Sussex - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -
Suffolk - 3 - -
Ipswich - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £675 - 2
Hampshire - 3 - -
South West -4 2 £475 -24.60% 2
Bristol - 2 £475 -
North West -2 1 £650 -18.75%
Manchester - 1 £650 -

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 83 (100.00%) Big Data
2 73 (87.95%) Data Analytics
2 73 (87.95%) Analytics
3 39 (46.99%) Hadoop
4 29 (34.94%) Python
5 27 (32.53%) Apache Hive
6 26 (31.33%) Java
7 19 (22.89%) Scala
8 18 (21.69%) NoSQL
9 16 (19.28%) Finance
9 16 (19.28%) Apache Pig
9 16 (19.28%) Apache Spark
10 15 (18.07%) SQL
11 14 (16.87%) ETL
11 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (15.66%) Apache Flume
12 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (14.46%) Data Analysis
13 12 (14.46%) Data Modelling
13 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
13 12 (14.46%) C#
13 12 (14.46%) Data Architecture
14 11 (13.25%) HBase
14 11 (13.25%) Functional Programming
15 10 (12.05%) DevOps
15 10 (12.05%) Machine Learning
15 10 (12.05%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (12.05%) Data Cleansing
15 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
16 9 (10.84%) PHP

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 16 (19.28%) Apache Pig
1 16 (19.28%) Apache Spark
2 10 (12.05%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (8.43%) SAS
4 3 (3.61%) Apache
4 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.20%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.20%) Smallworld
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.84%) Amazon Kinesis
2 9 (10.84%) GitHub
3 5 (6.02%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) BGP
1 1 (1.20%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.20%) DWDM
1 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.20%) IPv6
1 1 (1.20%) MPLS
1 1 (1.20%) OSPF
1 1 (1.20%) VPLS
1 1 (1.20%) VPN
1 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) Big Data
2 39 (46.99%) Hadoop
3 27 (32.53%) Apache Hive
4 18 (21.69%) NoSQL
5 11 (13.25%) HBase
6 8 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.82%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.41%) CouchDB
10 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.41%) Power BI
10 2 (2.41%) QlikView
10 2 (2.41%) SAS EBI
10 2 (2.41%) Star Schema
10 2 (2.41%) Text Mining
11 1 (1.20%) GIS
11 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.41%) Bower
2 2 (2.41%) Grunt
2 2 (2.41%) gulp
2 2 (2.41%) Mocha
2 2 (2.41%) Protractor
2 2 (2.41%) Selenium
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) JUnit
3 1 (1.20%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Marketing
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Automotive
5 1 (1.20%) Electronics
5 1 (1.20%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Developer
2 18 (21.69%) Architect
3 14 (16.87%) Hadoop Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Big Data Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Data Architect
5 10 (12.05%) Big Data Architect
6 9 (10.84%) Data Scientist
7 6 (7.23%) Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Hadoop Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Hadoop Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Big Data Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Data Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Data Modeller
9 3 (3.61%) Process Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) RabbitMQ
1 9 (10.84%) SOAP
2 7 (8.43%) Kafka
3 3 (3.61%) SciPy
4 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.41%) Backbone.js
4 2 (2.41%) Chai
4 2 (2.41%) CSS
4 2 (2.41%) CSS3
4 2 (2.41%) D3.js
4 2 (2.41%) GreenSock GSAP
4 2 (2.41%) HTML
4 2 (2.41%) HTML5
4 2 (2.41%) SVG
4 2 (2.41%) Web Services
5 1 (1.20%) J2EE
5 1 (1.20%) Middleware
5 1 (1.20%) MLlib
5 1 (1.20%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (9.64%) Visualisation
2 4 (4.82%) Algorithms
2 4 (4.82%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.82%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.61%) CMDB
3 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.61%) Statistics
3 3 (3.61%) User Experience
4 2 (2.41%) Animation
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Physics
5 1 (1.20%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.20%) Derivative
5 1 (1.20%) Economics
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.20%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) AIX
2 3 (3.61%) CentOS
2 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.61%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (87.95%) Analytics
1 73 (87.95%) Data Analytics
2 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.87%) ETL
3 12 (14.46%) Data Analysis
3 12 (14.46%) Data Architecture
3 12 (14.46%) Data Modelling
4 11 (13.25%) Functional Programming
5 10 (12.05%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (12.05%) DevOps
5 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.05%) Machine Learning
6 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
6 9 (10.84%) MapReduce
7 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.43%) Open Source
9 6 (7.23%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (6.02%) BDD
10 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) Python
2 26 (31.33%) Java
3 19 (22.89%) Scala
4 15 (18.07%) SQL
5 12 (14.46%) C#
5 12 (14.46%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.84%) PHP
7 6 (7.23%) R
8 5 (6.02%) C
8 5 (6.02%) C++
9 2 (2.41%) ES6
9 2 (2.41%) Ruby
10 1 (1.20%) Perl
10 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
1 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) CCNA
3 1 (1.20%) CCNP
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.20%) JNCIP
3 1 (1.20%) PhD
3 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Apache Flume
2 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) Docker
2 3 (3.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Puppet
2 3 (3.61%) Ambari
2 3 (3.61%) SCCM
2 3 (3.61%) WSUS
2 3 (3.61%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.20%) Ansible
3 1 (1.20%) Cacti
3 1 (1.20%) OPNET
3 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (10.84%) VMware
2 6 (7.23%) Cloudera
3 3 (3.61%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (3.61%) FireEye
3 3 (3.61%) Hortonworks
3 3 (3.61%) IBM
3 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.41%) Tableau
4 2 (2.41%) Teradata
5 1 (1.20%) BT
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco
5 1 (1.20%) Intel
5 1 (1.20%) Juniper
5 1 (1.20%) NetCracker
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle
5 1 (1.20%) RapidMiner
5 1 (1.20%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
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