The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 54 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Big Data 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.43% 0.58% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.75% 4.82% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Average daily rate £350 £304 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.22% +9.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.39% -
Big Data
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
129 83 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.48% 12.01% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 55 77
Average daily rate £400 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £22.69 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.52% -15.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 3 £248 -
Swindon -4 2 £438 +44.03% 6
Big Data
South West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (43.48%) Hadoop
1 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
2 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) Smart Meter
3 7 (30.43%) Cloudera
3 7 (30.43%) Military
3 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
3 7 (30.43%) MS Office
4 6 (26.09%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (21.74%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (21.74%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) CRM
7 3 (13.04%) ETL
7 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Open Source
8 2 (8.70%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
8 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.70%) Finance

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (30.43%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
3 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) DataStage
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) QualityStage
3 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
General
1 7 (30.43%) Military
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Data Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Network Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Data Network Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Lead
5 2 (8.70%) PMO Planner
5 2 (8.70%) Telephony Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Big Data Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
2 8 (34.78%) Smart Meter
3 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
4 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (21.74%) Logical Data Model
2 5 (21.74%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Process Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cloudera
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Hortonworks
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) i2
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Teradata