Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 2018 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
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 47 62
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 -2
Contract jobs citing Big Data 5 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.60% 1.09% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.85% 8.33% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 10
Coventry median daily rate £500 - £478
10th Percentile £313 - £407
90th Percentile £714 - £510
West Midlands median daily rate £419 £450 £495
% change year-on-year -6.94% -9.09% +27.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +120.93% +9.64% +22.56%

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 130 84 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.72% 13.08% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 51 142
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +18.46%
10th Percentile £312 £281 £286
90th Percentile £554 £534 £495
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Coventry median hourly rate - £25.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +92.31% -38.10%
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -35.38% +58.54% +13.01%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

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

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Big Data in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (40.00%) HBase
2 2 (40.00%) Akka
2 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) API Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Data Science
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving

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 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) HBase
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Akka
1 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (20.00%) API Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Science
2 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GCP
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google