Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 September 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 75 83
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +12
Contract jobs citing Big Data 39 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.23% 2.06% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.80% 7.63% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 14
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £344 £350 £341
90th Percentile £528 £600 £533
Scotland median daily rate £443 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +10.63% -11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 500 380 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 28.57% 26.95% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 188 196
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £318 £300 £237
90th Percentile £550 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £404 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +4.19% +10.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £21.45 £107.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -79.95% +140.45% +14.84%
10th Percentile £10.06 £12.77 £43.25
90th Percentile £34.63 £195.00 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -62.55% +20.53% +11.03%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Glasgow

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Big Data in Glasgow

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Big Data in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 23 (58.97%) Analytics
2 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (51.28%) SQL
4 17 (43.59%) Java
4 17 (43.59%) Data Modelling
4 17 (43.59%) Hadoop
5 15 (38.46%) ETL
6 13 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 13 (33.33%) Oracle
6 13 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 13 (33.33%) Tableau
7 11 (28.21%) Machine Learning
7 11 (28.21%) Scala
7 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (25.64%) HDInsight
8 10 (25.64%) Power BI
8 10 (25.64%) Data Lake
9 9 (23.08%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (23.08%) Azure Data Factory
9 9 (23.08%) Apache Spark
9 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (23.08%) Spring
9 9 (23.08%) PaaS

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.26%) Apache Pig
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (23.08%) Azure Data Factory
2 9 (23.08%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (23.08%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Office 365
3 2 (5.13%) Yarn
4 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) Hadoop
2 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (25.64%) Data Lake
3 10 (25.64%) HDInsight
3 10 (25.64%) Power BI
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (23.08%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
6 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
7 5 (12.82%) Apache Hive
7 5 (12.82%) HBase
8 3 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (7.69%) Impala
8 3 (7.69%) MySQL
8 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
9 2 (5.13%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Maven
3 5 (12.82%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.13%) git-flow
5 2 (5.13%) Grunt
5 2 (5.13%) JUnit
5 2 (5.13%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) ETL Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Big Data Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Angular Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Data Architect
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Data Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modeller
7 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Scala Developer
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Spring
2 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
3 7 (17.95%) REST
4 5 (12.82%) SOAP
5 4 (10.26%) J2EE
5 4 (10.26%) JDBC
5 4 (10.26%) JMS
5 4 (10.26%) JNDI
5 4 (10.26%) Spring Batch
5 4 (10.26%) Web Services
6 3 (7.69%) CSS
6 3 (7.69%) HTML
6 3 (7.69%) Kafka
7 2 (5.13%) Node.js
7 2 (5.13%) Spark Streaming
8 1 (2.56%) Akka
8 1 (2.56%) Angular 2
8 1 (2.56%) Spring Integration
8 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Cyberattack
3 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Analytics
2 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (43.59%) Data Modelling
4 15 (38.46%) ETL
5 13 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 11 (28.21%) Machine Learning
7 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (20.51%) Multithreading
9 7 (17.95%) Data Analytics
9 7 (17.95%) Data Strategy
9 7 (17.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 7 (17.95%) Service Design
9 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.26%) Big Data Analytics
10 4 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (10.26%) Metadata Management
11 3 (7.69%) CRM
11 3 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (7.69%) Kanban
11 3 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) Java
3 13 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 11 (28.21%) Scala
5 7 (17.95%) Python
6 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) C#
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) Go
8 1 (2.56%) Java 8
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.56%) CISM
2 1 (2.56%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) FINRA
1 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Kibana
2 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
1 13 (33.33%) Tableau
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Splunk
4 2 (5.13%) Hortonworks
4 2 (5.13%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (5.13%) Perforce
5 1 (2.56%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.56%) McAfee
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) Symantec
5 1 (2.56%) Varonis