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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 33 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.53% 1.43% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 5.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £33.33 £67.00
% change year-on-year
+35.01% -50.25%
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
56 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 29.79% 26.43% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 16
Median daily rate £340 £363 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

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 1 October 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (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 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java