The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 106 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Big Data 14 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.69% 0.80% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.15% 2.70% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 1
Median daily rate £500 £525 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -21.95%
Big Data
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
445 629 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.02% 29.74% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 426 254
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Median hourly rate £16.09 £17.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.05% -39.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.55 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the West Yorkshire region 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
Leeds -14 8 £500 -4.76% 3
Bradford - 6 - - 2
Big Data
Yorkshire

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 14 (56.00%) Analytics
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle
3 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (36.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (32.00%) Python
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
6 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (28.00%) Node.js
6 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (24.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (24.00%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) Sybase
7 6 (24.00%) DB2
7 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (24.00%) Internet
8 5 (20.00%) Teradata

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (8.00%) Apache
1 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (24.00%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (20.00%) IaaS
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (12.00%) PaaS
5 2 (8.00%) GitHub
6 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
1 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (24.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (24.00%) DB2
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.00%) Impala
5 1 (4.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Spock
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Database Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (28.00%) Node.js
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (8.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (8.00%) React
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
6 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) LAMP
6 1 (4.00%) Pandas
6 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) Scrapy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) IBM XIV
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Analytics
2 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (12.00%) BDD
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) EAI
6 2 (8.00%) ETL
6 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (8.00%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (8.00%) SOA
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.00%) Use Case
6 2 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) R
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Groovy
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CCDE
2 1 (4.00%) CCIE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) CCSP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (8.00%) Docker
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (20.00%) StatsD
3 2 (8.00%) Ansible
3 2 (8.00%) Puppet
4 1 (4.00%) Cacti
4 1 (4.00%) Graphite
4 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.00%) Mesos
4 1 (4.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) Opsview
4 1 (4.00%) Salt
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Sybase
4 5 (20.00%) Apigee
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Mashery
4 5 (20.00%) Tableau
4 5 (20.00%) Teradata
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) Veritas