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 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 96 111 124
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Contract jobs citing Big Data 23 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.07% 1.03% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.32% 4.45% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 6
Median daily rate £450 £575 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £775
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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
532 651 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.64% 23.08% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 457 444
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 7
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the 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
West Yorkshire +22 18 £450 -26.53% 8
South Yorkshire -7 7 £525 -8.69% 3
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 26 (60.47%) Hadoop
2 19 (44.19%) Apache Hive
3 18 (41.86%) Python
4 17 (39.53%) HBase
5 15 (34.88%) ETL
5 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) Finance
6 14 (32.56%) Data Modelling
6 14 (32.56%) Apache Spark
7 13 (30.23%) MapReduce
8 12 (27.91%) HDFS
8 12 (27.91%) SAS
8 12 (27.91%) Java
9 11 (25.58%) Linux
9 11 (25.58%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (23.26%) Banking
11 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
11 9 (20.93%) Ansible
11 9 (20.93%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (18.60%) Apache Pig
12 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (18.60%) Hortonworks
12 8 (18.60%) Confluence
12 8 (18.60%) Nagios
12 8 (18.60%) MySQL
12 8 (18.60%) JIRA
13 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
13 7 (16.28%) Ab Initio
13 7 (16.28%) Puppet

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in 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 14 (32.56%) Apache Spark
2 12 (27.91%) SAS
3 8 (18.60%) Apache Pig
3 8 (18.60%) Confluence
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.33%) nginx
5 1 (2.33%) uWSGI
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) GitHub
2 3 (6.98%) IaaS
2 3 (6.98%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) Hadoop
2 19 (44.19%) Apache Hive
3 17 (39.53%) HBase
4 11 (25.58%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (18.60%) MySQL
6 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
7 5 (11.63%) DataStage
7 5 (11.63%) QlikView
7 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (9.30%) Data Lake
8 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
9 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (4.65%) Base SAS
10 2 (4.65%) Pentaho
10 2 (4.65%) Spark SQL
10 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) JUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Selenium
4 2 (4.65%) FitNesse
4 2 (4.65%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.33%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.33%) FishEye
5 1 (2.33%) Hudson
5 1 (2.33%) JMeter
5 1 (2.33%) Travis CI
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Big Data Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Data Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Data Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Hadoop Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Hadoop Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (4.65%) DBA
7 2 (4.65%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Hadoop Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
1 5 (11.63%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) Apache CXF
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Tez
2 2 (4.65%) REST
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) Django
3 1 (2.33%) Dojo
3 1 (2.33%) Drools
3 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (6.98%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.65%) Fintech
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) ETL
2 14 (32.56%) Data Modelling
3 13 (30.23%) MapReduce
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.63%) Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.63%) Data Management
6 5 (11.63%) DevOps
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) BPMN
8 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.98%) Data Security
8 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Data Management
8 3 (6.98%) Information Security
8 3 (6.98%) Open Source
8 3 (6.98%) SOA
8 3 (6.98%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Python
2 15 (34.88%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) Java
4 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Perl
5 3 (6.98%) Scala
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) HDFS
2 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Ansible
1 9 (20.93%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (18.60%) Nagios
2 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (16.28%) Puppet
4 1 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
2 8 (18.60%) Hortonworks
3 7 (16.28%) Ab Initio
3 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.95%) Oracle
4 6 (13.95%) SaltStack
5 5 (11.63%) Informatica
6 2 (4.65%) Splunk
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.33%) Platfora
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Posted: 3 days ago
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
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