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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Consultant
Rank 616 615 613
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Consultant 26 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.032% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.034% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 11
Median daily rate £700 £590 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £810 £700 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50257 53100 51246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32789 33386 31524
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 2035 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 2016.

Big Data Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Big Data Consultant
Top 9 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 25 June 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 +7 26 £700 +18.64% 9
London +17 22 £700 +18.64% 6
Sheffield - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £650 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £650 -
Ipswich - 1 £650 -

Big Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 42 (100.00%) Big Data
2 30 (71.43%) Hadoop
3 17 (40.48%) Analytics
4 16 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (30.95%) Java
5 13 (30.95%) Data Analytics
6 11 (26.19%) Apache Hive
6 11 (26.19%) SQL
7 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (21.43%) Apache Spark
8 8 (19.05%) Data Architecture
9 7 (16.67%) Scala
9 7 (16.67%) Finance
9 7 (16.67%) Python
10 5 (11.90%) Apache Pig
10 5 (11.90%) MapReduce
10 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.90%) Use Case
10 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
11 4 (9.52%) Big Data Analytics
11 4 (9.52%) Cloudera
11 4 (9.52%) Kafka
11 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
11 4 (9.52%) Linux
11 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (9.52%) Spark Streaming
11 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
11 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (7.14%) Power BI
12 3 (7.14%) ETL

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 9 (21.43%) Apache Spark
2 5 (11.90%) Apache Pig
3 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.76%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.76%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) Big Data
2 30 (71.43%) Hadoop
3 11 (26.19%) Apache Hive
4 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.14%) Power BI
7 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
7 2 (4.76%) MySQL
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.38%) HBase
8 1 (2.38%) IDOL
8 1 (2.38%) QlikView
8 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Kafka
1 4 (9.52%) Spark Streaming
2 3 (7.14%) J2EE
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) CentOS
2 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Analytics
2 16 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (30.95%) Data Analytics
4 8 (19.05%) Data Architecture
5 5 (11.90%) MapReduce
5 5 (11.90%) Use Case
6 4 (9.52%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) Data Management
7 3 (7.14%) Data Security
7 3 (7.14%) ETL
8 2 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (4.76%) EAI
8 2 (4.76%) Information Management
8 2 (4.76%) Machine Learning
8 2 (4.76%) Master Data Management
8 2 (4.76%) Quality Management
8 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) Java
2 11 (26.19%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) Python
3 7 (16.67%) Scala
4 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 3 (7.14%) R
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Check_MK
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Cloudera
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Platfora
3 2 (4.76%) Talend
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.38%) Juniper
4 1 (2.38%) MapR
4 1 (2.38%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Vertica
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
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