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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 125 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing Big Data 15 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.26% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 1.07% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 16
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£500 £315 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.73% -25.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £385 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
+143.90% -
Big Data
England

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
827 561 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.71% 23.93% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 311 346
Average daily rate £350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 29
Average hourly rate £23.75 £16.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.43% -57.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £50.00 £42.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -13 11 £600 +71.42% 7
South Yorkshire -8 3 £475 - 2
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 14 (53.85%) Hadoop
2 13 (50.00%) Python
3 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) Marketing
4 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (34.62%) .NET
5 7 (26.92%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 6 (23.08%) SAP
6 6 (23.08%) Ruby
6 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
6 6 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
7 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
7 5 (19.23%) Open Source
7 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (19.23%) Neo4j
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Banking
7 5 (19.23%) Retail
7 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
7 5 (19.23%) Programme Management
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (19.23%) Electronics
7 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
7 5 (19.23%) DTV
7 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
2 3 (11.54%) Converged Networks
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) Hadoop
2 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 6 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 5 (19.23%) Neo4j
5 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.85%) Redis
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Marketing
3 5 (19.23%) Electronics
3 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Data Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Python Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Python Developer
4 5 (19.23%) DBA
4 5 (19.23%) Hadoop Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Chief Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Chief Technical Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) J2EE
2 4 (15.38%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) DTV
1 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Programme Management
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
1 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (15.38%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
2 4 (15.38%) Analytics
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 4 (15.38%) Logistics
2 4 (15.38%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Ruby
4 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) Groovy
5 2 (7.69%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) Clojure
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) StatsD
2 1 (3.85%) Salt
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Teradata
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.85%) Apigee
3 1 (3.85%) Mashery