The table below looks at the statistics for BigTable skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BigTable over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BigTable
Rank 610 - 600
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BigTable 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.034% - 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£600 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £625 - -
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11923 11797 12188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.63% 22.38% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7536 7323 6964
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 192 345
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

BigTable
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BigTable within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BigTable Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BigTable
Daily Rate Trend

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

BigTable Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BigTable
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BigTable within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

BigTable Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BigTable
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BigTable within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
London - 2 £525 -
England - 2 £525 - 2
East of England - - - - 2
Hertfordshire - - - - 2

BigTable
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BigTable 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 BigTable.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 4 (66.67%) Voldemort
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Pig
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 3 (50.00%) HBase
4 3 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (50.00%) Kafka
4 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (50.00%) Ansible
4 3 (50.00%) Scala
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (50.00%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming

BigTable
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BigTable 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 BigTable. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) Voldemort
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (50.00%) HBase
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (33.33%) Riak
5 2 (33.33%) CouchDB
6 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (16.67%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Kafka
2 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) Symfony
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Yii
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) Google Closure
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Zend