Period
to 15 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Big Data Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.43% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 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 220 298 211
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 96.13% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 232 143
Luton median daily rate £438 £450 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +1.01% +4.82%
10th Percentile £257 £259 £234
90th Percentile £591 £613 £631
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £426 £438
% change year-on-year -0.29% -2.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Luton median hourly rate £47.72 £32.83 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.36% +134.46% -69.04%
10th Percentile £25.88 £13.90 £11.35
90th Percentile £50.50 £50.69 £17.23
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £13.03
% change year-on-year +30.00% +15.16% -67.44%

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 15 February 2019, 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (100.00%) Linear Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (100.00%) MLlib
1 1 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (100.00%) Luigi

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 1 (100.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Luigi
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Athena
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MLlib
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Acquisition
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science
1 1 (100.00%) Linear Programming
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle