The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Big Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Big Data
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 39 37
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2  
Contract jobs citing Big Data 1 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.41% 1.98% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 8.08% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £478 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +54.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -4.44% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £16.00

Big Data is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 31 99 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 12.60% 24.44% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 64 55
Median daily rate £400 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -3.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Big Data as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Coventry

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Big Data in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (66.67%) PuTTY
2 2 (66.67%) WinSCP
2 2 (66.67%) Base SAS
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Teradata
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) PuTTY
1 2 (66.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Base SAS
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) JBehave
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SAS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HornetQ
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) RESTEasy
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
1 1 (33.33%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Personalization
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Teradata
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