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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 115 110 105
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Big Data 11 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.69% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.56% 2.26% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 2
Median daily rate £485 £700 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% +90.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £495 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £800 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £500 £444
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.56% -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
430 619 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.15% 30.72% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 408 301
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Median hourly rate £16.09 £18.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% -36.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.55 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -5 9 £485 -30.71% 6
Bradford - 2 - -
Big Data
Yorkshire

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 10 (43.48%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Analytics
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
3 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (34.78%) Python
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
4 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
4 7 (30.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (30.43%) Node.js
4 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (26.09%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
6 5 (21.74%) Web Accessibility
6 5 (21.74%) Teradata
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Unix
6 5 (21.74%) Citrix
6 5 (21.74%) StatsD
6 5 (21.74%) Apigee
6 5 (21.74%) Mashery
6 5 (21.74%) Tableau

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 7 (30.43%) Node.js
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.35%) SAS
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (21.74%) IaaS
4 2 (8.70%) GitHub
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365
5 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (30.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
2 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.70%) DB2
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL
5 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.35%) Impala
6 1 (4.35%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Spock
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
2 2 (8.70%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Data Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Digital Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Database Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
1 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
2 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
5 2 (8.70%) Ember.js
5 2 (8.70%) React
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) LAMP
6 1 (4.35%) Pandas
6 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.35%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) Scrapy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) IBM XIV
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning
4 5 (21.74%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (17.39%) ETL
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps
7 2 (8.70%) EAI
7 2 (8.70%) High Availability
7 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (8.70%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (8.70%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Data Acquisition
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) R
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Groovy
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CCDE
2 1 (4.35%) CCIE
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) CCSP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (21.74%) StatsD
3 2 (8.70%) Ansible
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) Cacti
4 1 (4.35%) Graphite
4 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.35%) Mesos
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.35%) Opsview
4 1 (4.35%) Salt
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Apigee
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
2 5 (21.74%) Mashery
2 5 (21.74%) Tableau
2 5 (21.74%) Teradata
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Sybase
5 1 (4.35%) Akamai
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas