The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 126 122 104
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing Big Data 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.079% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 0.28% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
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£450 £388 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £358 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £880 £418 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - -
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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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
738 718 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.94% 28.42% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 464 262
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 16
Average hourly rate £22.00 £29.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +93.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Big Data Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Big Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Big Data across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire -11 3 £700 +80.64% 6
South Yorkshire - 1 £363 -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (37.50%) Ruby
2 6 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 5 (31.25%) Data Management
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Games
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 4 (25.00%) Online Games
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (25.00%) Informatica
4 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) SAS
6 2 (12.50%) Puppet
6 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
7 1 (6.25%) Docker
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) SaltStack
7 1 (6.25%) Salt
7 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 4 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) MS Access
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Redis
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Data Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Informatica Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 3 (18.75%) ETL Architect
4 3 (18.75%) ETL Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Change Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Online Games
1 4 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) Data Management
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Ruby
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Groovy
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) SaltStack
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft