The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Big Data Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Consultant
Rank 624 637 628
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 31 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.030% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.031% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 6
Median daily rate £575 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £705 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £575 £575
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Big Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Big Data Consultant in the job title.

Big Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Big Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Big Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 11 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 Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +26 30 £575 - 6
London +12 25 £575 - 6
South East +16 4 £488 -15.21%
Hampshire +10 2 £488 -18.75%
City of London +13 1 £550 -15.38%
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Big Data Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Big Data Consultant in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Big Data
2 49 (85.96%) Hadoop
3 26 (45.61%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (33.33%) Apache Spark
5 17 (29.82%) Apache Hive
5 17 (29.82%) Analytics
6 16 (28.07%) Scala
7 13 (22.81%) Data Analytics
7 13 (22.81%) SQL
8 10 (17.54%) Java
8 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (15.79%) Unix
9 9 (15.79%) Finance
9 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (14.04%) HDFS
10 8 (14.04%) Linux
10 8 (14.04%) Python
10 8 (14.04%) Puppet
10 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (14.04%) Apache Pig
11 7 (12.28%) MapReduce
11 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
11 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.28%) DevOps
11 7 (12.28%) Power BI
11 7 (12.28%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (10.53%) Spark Streaming
12 6 (10.53%) User Stories
12 6 (10.53%) Banking

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
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 19 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 8 (14.04%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) GitHub
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) Big Data
2 49 (85.96%) Hadoop
3 17 (29.82%) Apache Hive
4 7 (12.28%) Power BI
5 5 (8.77%) HBase
6 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
6 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.26%) Data Mining
7 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.26%) QlikView
8 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.51%) Parquet
8 2 (3.51%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.75%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.75%) DataStage
9 1 (1.75%) Impala
9 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.75%) Sqoop
9 1 (1.75%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) Hudson
3 1 (1.75%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.75%) FindBugs
3 1 (1.75%) JUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Spark Streaming
2 4 (7.02%) Kafka
3 2 (3.51%) D3.js
3 2 (3.51%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.75%) Akka
4 1 (1.75%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.75%) J2EE
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.26%) Statistics
4 2 (3.51%) Applied Mathematics
4 2 (3.51%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Unix
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (29.82%) Analytics
3 13 (22.81%) Data Analytics
4 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.28%) DevOps
5 7 (12.28%) MapReduce
6 6 (10.53%) Scrum
6 6 (10.53%) User Stories
7 5 (8.77%) Build Automation
7 5 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) ETL
8 4 (7.02%) Big Data Analytics
9 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
9 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.26%) Machine Learning
9 3 (5.26%) Use Case
10 2 (3.51%) Change Management
10 2 (3.51%) Information Management
10 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) Scala
2 13 (22.81%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) Java
4 8 (14.04%) Python
5 5 (8.77%) R
6 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) CISSP
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) PhD
4 1 (1.75%) CISA
4 1 (1.75%) CISM
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) HDFS
2 5 (8.77%) vCloud
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) Kibana
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.75%) Ansible
3 1 (1.75%) Check_MK
3 1 (1.75%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Hortonworks
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.51%) MapR
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Platfora
4 2 (3.51%) Tableau
5 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.75%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
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