Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 21 November 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 119 162
Rank change year-on-year +22 +43 -2
Contract jobs citing Big Data 66 53 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.86% 1.36% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.22% 6.98% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 10
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +10.53% -4.04%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £412
90th Percentile £625 £648 £608
South East median daily rate £500 £481 £500
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.34 £80.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.90% +60.50% -
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £80.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year -75.90% +60.50% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 588 759 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.56% 19.52% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 482 645
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £250 £264 £278
90th Percentile £508 £488 £524
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 31
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.95% +4.99%
10th Percentile £19.34 £19.15 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year +55.25% -2.23% +12.00%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Hampshire

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Big Data in Hampshire

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Big Data in Hampshire

Big Data
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Big Data in Hampshire

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +21 14 £250 -
Fareham +9 14 £425 - 1
Southampton +14 11 £613 +19.51% 3
Farnborough -3 5 - -
Winchester - 2 £452 - 2
Portsmouth -1 1 £500 +17.65%
Andover - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £625 - 1
Big Data
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 39 (59.09%) SQL
2 37 (56.06%) Hadoop
3 34 (51.52%) Linux
4 31 (46.97%) Apache Spark
5 30 (45.45%) Kafka
5 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (43.94%) Unix
6 29 (43.94%) HBase
7 28 (42.42%) HDFS
8 26 (39.39%) Degree
9 25 (37.88%) Git (software)
10 24 (36.36%) Apache Hive
11 23 (34.85%) MapReduce
11 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
12 22 (33.33%) Apache
12 22 (33.33%) TDD
13 20 (30.30%) Jenkins
14 19 (28.79%) ETL
15 18 (27.27%) PaaS
15 18 (27.27%) Hadoop YARN
16 17 (25.76%) Acceptance Criteria
16 17 (25.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 17 (25.76%) GitHub
16 17 (25.76%) Java
16 17 (25.76%) Spring
17 16 (24.24%) JSON
17 16 (24.24%) Unit Testing
17 16 (24.24%) System Testing
17 16 (24.24%) J2EE
17 16 (24.24%) Python

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 31 (46.97%) Apache Spark
2 22 (33.33%) Apache
3 12 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (16.67%) GemFire
4 11 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.58%) SAS
6 4 (6.06%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.52%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.52%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.27%) PaaS
2 17 (25.76%) GitHub
3 7 (10.61%) IaaS
3 7 (10.61%) SaaS
4 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
1 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.52%) Network Security
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (56.06%) Hadoop
2 29 (43.94%) HBase
3 24 (36.36%) Apache Hive
4 12 (18.18%) IBM BigInsights
4 12 (18.18%) Sqoop
5 11 (16.67%) OLTP
6 8 (12.12%) Geospatial Data
6 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
7 6 (9.09%) Spatial Data
8 5 (7.58%) Neo4j
8 5 (7.58%) Parquet
9 4 (6.06%) GIS
9 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (6.06%) QGIS
9 4 (6.06%) Text Mining
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (1.52%) Mahout
11 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (37.88%) Git (software)
2 20 (30.30%) Jenkins
3 16 (24.24%) Gradle
4 12 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (16.67%) IntelliJ
5 11 (16.67%) JUnit
6 6 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.52%) gulp
7 1 (1.52%) Protractor
7 1 (1.52%) Selenium
7 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Java Developer
3 14 (21.21%) Big Data Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Administrator
4 10 (15.15%) Hadoop Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Data Scientist
6 5 (7.58%) Data Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Head of Architecture
6 5 (7.58%) Head of Data Architecture
6 5 (7.58%) Head of Information
7 4 (6.06%) Big Data Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Spatial Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) IT Architect
8 3 (4.55%) IT Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) Kafka
2 17 (25.76%) Spring
3 16 (24.24%) J2EE
3 16 (24.24%) JSON
3 16 (24.24%) Middleware
4 12 (18.18%) RESTful
4 12 (18.18%) Spark Streaming
4 12 (18.18%) Spring Boot
4 12 (18.18%) Spring Integration
5 11 (16.67%) Apache Camel
6 6 (9.09%) CSS
6 6 (9.09%) Django
6 6 (9.09%) HTML
6 6 (9.09%) jQuery
6 6 (9.09%) NumPy
6 6 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (7.58%) Apache Avro
7 5 (7.58%) REST
8 4 (6.06%) JDBC
8 4 (6.06%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Linux Command Line
1 16 (24.24%) Virtual Team
2 11 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.67%) Replication
3 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.03%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.52%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (51.52%) Linux
2 29 (43.94%) Unix
3 12 (18.18%) Ubuntu
4 11 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) MapReduce
3 22 (33.33%) TDD
4 19 (28.79%) ETL
5 17 (25.76%) Acceptance Criteria
6 16 (24.24%) Benchmarking
6 16 (24.24%) System Testing
6 16 (24.24%) Unit Testing
7 12 (18.18%) Resource Allocation
7 12 (18.18%) Scrum
7 12 (18.18%) Validation
8 11 (16.67%) Analytics
8 11 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (16.67%) User Stories
9 10 (15.15%) Mathematics
9 10 (15.15%) Statistics
10 8 (12.12%) Migration
11 7 (10.61%) Big Data Analytics
11 7 (10.61%) Data Analytics
12 6 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) SQL
2 17 (25.76%) Java
3 16 (24.24%) Python
3 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
4 10 (15.15%) R
5 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (39.39%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Postgraduate
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 28 (42.42%) HDFS
2 17 (25.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 12 (18.18%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (27.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 12 (18.18%) Ambari
2 12 (18.18%) Control-M
3 2 (3.03%) Ansible
3 2 (3.03%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
2 14 (21.21%) IBM
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle
4 4 (6.06%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.03%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.03%) Tableau
6 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.52%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) MapR
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.52%) SAP