The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wiltshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 57 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.89% 0.70% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.00% 3.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
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£195 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £400 £419
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
100 109 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.79% 19.12% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 74 58
Average daily rate £325 £370 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +20.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £98.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -59.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
Big Data
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Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data.

1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) DV Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 3 (37.50%) Logistics
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Military
4 2 (25.00%) GIS
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Data Scientist
2 2 (25.00%) Project Support Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Information Management
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) DV Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM