The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Big Data 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.72% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £575 £363
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +58.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - -
Big Data
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 20.69% 25.23% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 17
Average daily rate £400 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £235 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

Big Data
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing Big Data 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.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) WorkSite
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing Big Data 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) WorkSite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Junior IT Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware