Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Big Data Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.91% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Luton median daily rate £550 - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Luton
Contract vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 247 296 277
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.27% 97.05% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 222 187
Luton median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £241 £287 £210
90th Percentile £588 £638 £600
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £429 £425
% change year-on-year -2.04% +0.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Luton median hourly rate £50.00 £50.22 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.43% +258.68% -64.56%
10th Percentile £23.90 £49.02 £11.61
90th Percentile £50.50 £50.75 £30.05
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £18.75 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +15.38% -65.33%

Big Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings that featured Big Data Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Engineer in Luton

Big Data Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Big Data Engineer in Luton

Big Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, Big Data Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region featuring Big Data Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon Athena
1 5 (100.00%) Data Science
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL

Big Data Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 5 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (40.00%) Luigi
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon Athena
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) MLlib
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Science
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Acquisition
3 2 (40.00%) Linear Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (40.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SAP