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 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 79 101 98
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs citing Big Data 18 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.26% 0.57% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.92% 2.53% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 5
Median daily rate £450 £613 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +36.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £443 £437
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £700 £790
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £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 £47.00 £46.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
366 435 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.56% 22.50% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 297 335
Median daily rate £368 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +4 11 £450 -26.53% 6
Halifax - 4 £450 -
Big Data
Yorkshire

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 16 (53.33%) Hadoop
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) ETL
4 9 (30.00%) Linux
4 9 (30.00%) Ansible
5 8 (26.67%) HDFS
5 8 (26.67%) Hadoop YARN
5 8 (26.67%) HBase
5 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (23.33%) Nagios
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
6 7 (23.33%) MySQL
6 7 (23.33%) Puppet
6 7 (23.33%) Apache Pig
6 7 (23.33%) Hortonworks
6 7 (23.33%) Apache Spark
7 6 (20.00%) SaltStack
7 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (16.67%) Web Services

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 (23.33%) Apache Pig
1 7 (23.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (13.33%) SAS
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) uWSGI
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) SaaS
2 3 (10.00%) IaaS
2 3 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) Hadoop
2 10 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (26.67%) HBase
4 7 (23.33%) MySQL
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (13.33%) QlikView
8 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
8 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (6.67%) Base SAS
9 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) FitNesse
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) NUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) DbUnit
3 1 (3.33%) FishEye
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Hudson
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) JMeter
3 1 (3.33%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Architect
1 5 (16.67%) Data Architect
1 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) DBA
4 2 (6.67%) ETL Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Data Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Django
3 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.67%) Fintech
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (30.00%) ETL
2 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 5 (16.67%) Analytics
4 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Data Management
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) BPMN
6 3 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (10.00%) Data Security
6 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security
6 3 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) Python
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) Scala
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) HDFS
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Ansible
2 8 (26.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (23.33%) Nagios
3 7 (23.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (23.33%) Hortonworks
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 2 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.33%) Platfora
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
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