Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 22 October 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 73 150
Rank change year-on-year +5 +77 -42
Contract jobs citing Big Data 17 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.08% 1.56% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.95% 8.28% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £650 £610 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.56% +35.56% -30.77%
10th Percentile £493 £400 £288
90th Percentile £684 £755 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £650 £610 £450
% change year-on-year +6.56% +35.56% -30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 190 157 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.28% 18.82% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 110 384
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £297 £290 £256
90th Percentile £600 £550 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 31
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.93% +15.46%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -33.93% +30.23%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Newcastle upon Tyne

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Big Data in Newcastle upon Tyne

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Big Data in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 11 (64.71%) Analytics
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
5 4 (23.53%) Physics
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) Credit Risk
5 4 (23.53%) Stress Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Statistics
5 4 (23.53%) SAS
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) SPSS
5 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
5 4 (23.53%) Cloudera
5 4 (23.53%) R
5 4 (23.53%) IFRS
5 4 (23.53%) IFRS 9
5 4 (23.53%) Master's Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (17.65%) Data Governance

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (23.53%) SAS
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SPSS
2 2 (11.76%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
1 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) KNIME
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) HBase
3 1 (5.88%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
1 1 (5.88%) Geb
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.88%) Sahi
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) WATIR
General
1 4 (23.53%) Banking
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Change Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Change Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Qualitative Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) JSON
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Kafka
3 1 (5.88%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Credit Risk
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (11.76%) Robotics
3 2 (11.76%) Social Media
4 1 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) AIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
3 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 4 (23.53%) Physics
3 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (23.53%) Statistics
3 4 (23.53%) Stress Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
4 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.76%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) SFIA
5 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) R
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Groovy
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) IFRS
1 4 (23.53%) IFRS 9
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) NIST 800
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.88%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cloudera
2 2 (11.76%) Blue Prism
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow