Period
to 19 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Big Data Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 April 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 Architect
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 98 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +110
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.38% 0.072% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.077% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,524 1,297 1,426
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.31% 93.11% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 713 731
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £253 £263 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 49 47
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.10% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £9.16 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.93 £38.75 £18.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00% +9.09%

Big Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Big Data Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Architect in Milton Keynes

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, Big Data Architect 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Big Data Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Scala
3 4 (66.67%) Kafka
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Flume
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
4 3 (50.00%) Data Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Sqoop
4 3 (50.00%) Oozie
4 3 (50.00%) Impala
4 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) ETL
5 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
5 2 (33.33%) GDPR
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) High Availability

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (50.00%) Impala
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Sqoop
3 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio