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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank - 22 21
Contract jobs citing Big Data 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 1.01% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 4.17% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £473 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +27.39%

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
12 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 11.43% 24.24% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 16
Median daily rate £513 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £388 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Big Data across the Watford region.

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Big Data
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java