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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for BigQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BigQuery over the 6 months to 1 July 2022 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.

Google BigQuery
England > London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 393 301 292
Rank change year-on-year -92 -9 +121
Contract jobs citing BigQuery 201 214 110
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.78% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.44% 3.27% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 144 77
10th Percentile £463 £417 £425
25th Percentile £494 £475 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £600 £550
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +2.33%
75th Percentile £650 £675 £638
90th Percentile £740 £734 £700
England median daily rate £569 £600 £525
% change year-on-year -5.17% +14.29% -

BigQuery 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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8,241 6,546 4,551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.81% 23.83% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,057 4,653 3,331
10th Percentile £407 £381 £363
25th Percentile £498 £450 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £590 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £700 £645 £625
90th Percentile £788 £720 £713
England median daily rate £550 £508 £500
% change year-on-year +8.37% +1.50% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 28
10th Percentile £26.25 £8.60 £15.98
25th Percentile £35.00 £16.19 £20.88
Median hourly rate £55.00 £24.73 £27.75
Median % change year-on-year +122.45% -10.88% +13.24%
75th Percentile £68.75 £38.81 £39.81
90th Percentile £75.34 £57.80 £49.80
England median hourly rate £39.27 £24.72 £25.00
% change year-on-year +58.84% -1.12% -21.88%

BigQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing BigQuery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for BigQuery in London

BigQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BigQuery in London.

Daily rate trend for BigQuery in London

BigQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing BigQuery in London over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for BigQuery in London

BigQuery
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BigQuery within the London region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -44 13 £575 +10.58% 3
West London - 4 £800 - 6
BigQuery
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing BigQuery 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 London region with a requirement for BigQuery.

1 187 (93.03%) GCP
2 129 (64.18%) Python
3 128 (63.68%) Google
4 116 (57.71%) SQL
5 88 (43.78%) Analytics
6 65 (32.34%) Agile
7 58 (28.86%) Visualisation
7 58 (28.86%) DevOps
8 50 (24.88%) Java
9 48 (23.88%) Finance
10 42 (20.90%) Data Engineering
10 42 (20.90%) Kubernetes
11 40 (19.90%) ETL
11 40 (19.90%) Tableau
12 39 (19.40%) AWS
12 39 (19.40%) Data Pipeline
13 38 (18.91%) Big Data
13 38 (18.91%) Google Analytics
14 36 (17.91%) R
14 36 (17.91%) Google Data Studio
15 35 (17.41%) Data Science
15 35 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
15 35 (17.41%) Data Warehouse
16 33 (16.42%) Docker
16 33 (16.42%) Data Modelling
17 30 (14.93%) Apache Spark
17 30 (14.93%) CI/CD
18 29 (14.43%) Terraform
18 29 (14.43%) Digital Analytics
18 29 (14.43%) Data Analysis

BigQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 30 (14.93%) Apache Spark
2 18 (8.96%) Apache
3 17 (8.46%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (2.99%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.49%) Confluence
7 2 (1.00%) SAS
7 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Pulsar
8 1 (0.50%) Jupyter
Applications
1 14 (6.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Shopify
2 1 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 187 (93.03%) GCP
2 39 (19.40%) AWS
3 38 (18.91%) Google Analytics
4 36 (17.91%) Google Data Studio
5 26 (12.94%) Azure
6 25 (12.44%) Snowflake
7 21 (10.45%) Google Kubernetes Engine
8 15 (7.46%) Power Platform
9 14 (6.97%) Serverless
10 13 (6.47%) Vertex AI
11 12 (5.97%) dbt
11 12 (5.97%) Google Compute Engine
12 10 (4.98%) Amazon S3
12 10 (4.98%) Cloud Functions
13 8 (3.98%) GitHub
14 7 (3.48%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (3.48%) Azure DevOps
14 7 (3.48%) Cloud Composer
14 7 (3.48%) Google Tag Manager
15 6 (2.99%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.49%) VPN
2 3 (1.49%) 4G
2 3 (1.49%) Internet
2 3 (1.49%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.00%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) MQTT
4 1 (0.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.90%) Tableau
2 38 (18.91%) Big Data
3 35 (17.41%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (11.44%) Bigtable
5 20 (9.95%) Amazon Redshift
6 16 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (7.46%) Looker
7 15 (7.46%) Power BI
8 12 (5.97%) Data Lake
8 12 (5.97%) Hadoop
9 11 (5.47%) NoSQL
9 11 (5.47%) Qlik Sense
9 11 (5.47%) SQL Server
10 9 (4.48%) Apache Hive
10 9 (4.48%) Metadata
11 8 (3.98%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (2.99%) Data Mining
14 5 (2.49%) Flink
14 5 (2.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (9.95%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.97%) JIRA
3 8 (3.98%) MLflow
4 7 (3.48%) ER Studio
5 3 (1.49%) Maven
5 3 (1.49%) Subversion
6 2 (1.00%) GitLab
7 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.50%) Spinnaker
7 1 (0.50%) Terragrunt
General
1 48 (23.88%) Finance
2 35 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (13.93%) Social Skills
4 16 (7.96%) Telecoms
5 14 (6.97%) Banking
6 13 (6.47%) Retail
7 12 (5.97%) Presentation Skills
8 11 (5.47%) Games
9 8 (3.98%) Marketing
10 7 (3.48%) Influencing Skills
11 6 (2.99%) Legal
12 5 (2.49%) Billing
12 5 (2.49%) Public Sector
13 2 (1.00%) Back Office
13 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
13 2 (1.00%) Social Science
14 1 (0.50%) Advertising
14 1 (0.50%) Electronics
14 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.50%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 51 (25.37%) Analyst
2 44 (21.89%) Data Engineer
3 34 (16.92%) GCP Engineer
4 30 (14.93%) Architect
5 24 (11.94%) Senior Analyst
6 22 (10.95%) GCP Data Engineer
7 19 (9.45%) Digital Analyst
7 19 (9.45%) Performance Analyst
7 19 (9.45%) Senior Performance Analyst
8 15 (7.46%) Data Architect
9 14 (6.97%) Developer
9 14 (6.97%) GCP Architect
10 13 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (5.47%) Cloud Architect
11 11 (5.47%) Data Analyst
12 10 (4.98%) Product Analyst
13 8 (3.98%) Cloud Engineer
13 8 (3.98%) Machine Learning Engineer
14 7 (3.48%) Data Modeller
14 7 (3.48%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.44%) Kafka
2 13 (6.47%) Apache Beam
3 12 (5.97%) PySpark
4 11 (5.47%) TensorFlow
5 8 (3.98%) BentoML
5 8 (3.98%) PyTorch
6 6 (2.99%) ARM Templates
6 6 (2.99%) Django
7 5 (2.49%) RESTful
7 5 (2.49%) Web Services
8 4 (1.99%) React
9 3 (1.49%) Spark Streaming
10 2 (1.00%) .NET
10 2 (1.00%) gRPC
10 2 (1.00%) HTML
10 2 (1.00%) scikit-learn
10 2 (1.00%) Spring
10 2 (1.00%) Spring Boot
11 1 (0.50%) OAuth
11 1 (0.50%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.98%) Cloud Native
1 10 (4.98%) Data Structures
1 10 (4.98%) User Experience
2 9 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.98%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.48%) Legacy Systems
5 6 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.99%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (2.99%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (1.99%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.99%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.99%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.49%) Educational Technology
8 2 (1.00%) Clustering
8 2 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.00%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.00%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Replication
9 1 (0.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.97%) Linux
2 5 (2.49%) Windows
3 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (43.78%) Analytics
2 65 (32.34%) Agile
3 58 (28.86%) DevOps
3 58 (28.86%) Visualisation
4 42 (20.90%) Data Engineering
5 40 (19.90%) ETL
6 39 (19.40%) Data Pipeline
7 35 (17.41%) Data Science
8 33 (16.42%) Data Modelling
9 30 (14.93%) CI/CD
10 29 (14.43%) Data Analysis
10 29 (14.43%) Data Governance
10 29 (14.43%) Digital Analytics
11 28 (13.93%) Migration
12 27 (13.43%) Machine Learning
13 25 (12.44%) Artificial Intelligence
13 25 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (11.94%) Strategic Roadmap
15 22 (10.95%) E-Commerce
16 20 (9.95%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 129 (64.18%) Python
2 116 (57.71%) SQL
3 50 (24.88%) Java
4 36 (17.91%) R
5 28 (13.93%) Scala
6 13 (6.47%) C
7 10 (4.98%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.48%) Go
9 8 (3.98%) Bash
10 7 (3.48%) C++
11 5 (2.49%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.99%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.50%) C#
14 1 (0.50%) Perl
14 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (3.98%) Degree
1 8 (3.98%) PhD
2 6 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.00%) CISSP
4 2 (1.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.44%) QA
2 10 (4.98%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.49%) GDPR
4 1 (0.50%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (16.42%) Docker
2 8 (3.98%) HDFS
3 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (20.90%) Kubernetes
2 29 (14.43%) Terraform
3 10 (4.98%) Kubeflow
4 7 (3.48%) Ansible
5 6 (2.99%) Cilium
5 6 (2.99%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.99%) Argo
7 3 (1.49%) Istio
8 1 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 128 (63.68%) Google
2 11 (5.47%) Adobe
3 8 (3.98%) Oracle
4 7 (3.48%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.48%) Netezza
5 5 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.99%) SAP
6 4 (1.99%) Teradata
7 3 (1.49%) Databricks
7 3 (1.49%) IBM
7 3 (1.49%) Mapinfo
7 3 (1.49%) Talend
7 3 (1.49%) Tealium
8 2 (1.00%) BT
8 2 (1.00%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.00%) NN4M
9 1 (0.50%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.50%) Amplitude
9 1 (0.50%) Dataiku
9 1 (0.50%) MicroStrategy