Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 June 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 73 64
Rank change year-on-year +38 -9 +29
Contract jobs citing Big Data 82 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.32% 2.46% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.60% 15.58% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.58% -1.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £429 £325 £310
90th Percentile £711 £563 £558
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +26.58% -1.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 398 231 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 25.81% 15.78% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 108 172
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% -0.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £300
90th Percentile £575 £521 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £13.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £48.50 £19.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +155.26% +24.59% -41.35%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Milton Keynes

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Big Data in Milton Keynes

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Big Data in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 60 (73.17%) Hadoop
2 45 (54.88%) Apache Spark
3 40 (48.78%) Kafka
4 36 (43.90%) Scala
5 31 (37.80%) Apache Hive
6 27 (32.93%) Java
7 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (26.83%) NoSQL
9 21 (25.61%) Data Lake
9 21 (25.61%) Oracle
10 19 (23.17%) Analytics
11 18 (21.95%) Cloudera
12 16 (19.51%) Relational Database
12 16 (19.51%) Impala
12 16 (19.51%) ETL
12 16 (19.51%) Banking
13 15 (18.29%) SQL
13 15 (18.29%) Finance
13 15 (18.29%) Data Quality
14 14 (17.07%) Data Governance
14 14 (17.07%) MongoDB
14 14 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (17.07%) Apache
14 14 (17.07%) Data Architecture
15 13 (15.85%) Python
16 12 (14.63%) OLAP
16 12 (14.63%) Data Management
16 12 (14.63%) Talend
17 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (13.41%) DevOps

Big Data
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 45 (54.88%) Apache Spark
2 14 (17.07%) Apache
3 7 (8.54%) SAS
4 6 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.66%) Confluence
5 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.32%) Azure Data Factory
3 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.10%) PaaS
4 4 (4.88%) IaaS
5 3 (3.66%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (73.17%) Hadoop
2 31 (37.80%) Apache Hive
3 22 (26.83%) NoSQL
4 21 (25.61%) Data Lake
5 16 (19.51%) Impala
5 16 (19.51%) Relational Database
6 14 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (17.07%) MongoDB
7 12 (14.63%) OLAP
8 10 (12.20%) Power BI
9 9 (10.98%) Oracle OLAP
9 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
10 8 (9.76%) HBase
11 7 (8.54%) MySQL
12 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (7.32%) Sqoop
13 4 (4.88%) DB2
14 3 (3.66%) Pentaho
14 3 (3.66%) Star Schema
15 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) JIRA
2 8 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.32%) GitLab
3 6 (7.32%) Maven
4 5 (6.10%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.88%) SonarQube
5 4 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (19.51%) Banking
2 15 (18.29%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Dutch Language
4 2 (2.44%) French Language
4 2 (2.44%) German Language
4 2 (2.44%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) Big Data Developer
2 18 (21.95%) Data Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Hadoop Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Big Data Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Apache Spark Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Hadoop Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Consultant
8 6 (7.32%) Data Architect
8 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Scala Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Technical Leader
9 5 (6.10%) Big Data Architect
9 5 (6.10%) Data Consultant
9 5 (6.10%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Big Data Consultant
10 4 (4.88%) Lead Architect
10 4 (4.88%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.78%) Kafka
2 6 (7.32%) Hibernate
2 6 (7.32%) Middleware
2 6 (7.32%) Spark Streaming
2 6 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (4.88%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (4.88%) MDX
4 3 (3.66%) Java EE
4 3 (3.66%) LAMP
4 3 (3.66%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (3.66%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.44%) .NET
5 2 (2.44%) HTML
5 2 (2.44%) SOAP
5 2 (2.44%) Spring
5 2 (2.44%) Swagger
6 1 (1.22%) CSS3
6 1 (1.22%) HTML5
6 1 (1.22%) Node.js
6 1 (1.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Linux
2 6 (7.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.17%) Analytics
3 16 (19.51%) ETL
4 14 (17.07%) Data Architecture
4 14 (17.07%) Data Governance
5 12 (14.63%) Data Management
6 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (13.41%) DevOps
6 11 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (12.20%) High Availability
7 10 (12.20%) Scrum
7 10 (12.20%) SDLC
8 9 (10.98%) Business Analytics
8 9 (10.98%) Data Mapping
8 9 (10.98%) Data Modelling
8 9 (10.98%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (10.98%) Visualisation
9 8 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (9.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.90%) Scala
2 27 (32.93%) Java
3 15 (18.29%) SQL
4 13 (15.85%) Python
5 3 (3.66%) HiveQL
5 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) APMG
2 2 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.29%) Data Quality
2 10 (12.20%) GDPR
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Apache Flume
2 4 (4.88%) Docker
3 3 (3.66%) HDFS
4 2 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Kibana
2 6 (7.32%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Oracle
2 18 (21.95%) Cloudera
3 12 (14.63%) Talend
4 10 (12.20%) Ab Initio
5 9 (10.98%) IBM
5 9 (10.98%) Informatica
6 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.88%) Hortonworks
8 3 (3.66%) Splunk
8 3 (3.66%) Tableau
9 2 (2.44%) Nuxeo
10 1 (1.22%) SAP