Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 88 137
Rank change year-on-year +7 +49 -47
Contract jobs citing Big Data 18 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.79% 0.68% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.53% 3.31% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 14
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £650 £610 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.56% +22.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £535 £408 £327
90th Percentile £750 £755 £770
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £650 £610 £500
% change year-on-year +6.56% +22.00% -28.57%
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 211 181 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.02% 20.64% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 132 283
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £363 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +21.21% -17.50%
10th Percentile £255 £301 £247
90th Percentile £595 £550 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £400 £330
% change year-on-year -9.38% +21.21% -11.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 33
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £9.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.86% +50.64%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £9.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -67.86% +50.64%

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 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Big Data in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 12 (66.67%) Analytics
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Migration
5 5 (27.78%) Statistics
5 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
5 5 (27.78%) SAS
5 5 (27.78%) Machine Learning
5 5 (27.78%) Cloudera
5 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
5 5 (27.78%) R
5 5 (27.78%) SFIA
5 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (22.22%) IFRS
6 4 (22.22%) IFRS 9
6 4 (22.22%) Master's Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
6 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
6 4 (22.22%) Stress Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
6 4 (22.22%) Financial Institution
6 4 (22.22%) Data Security
6 4 (22.22%) SPSS

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 5 (27.78%) SAS
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SPSS
2 2 (11.11%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (16.67%) HBase
3 2 (11.11%) DB2
3 2 (11.11%) KNIME
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) ERwin
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Change Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (5.56%) Change Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Qualitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) J2EE
1 2 (11.11%) JSON
1 2 (11.11%) Kafka
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Batch
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Security
2 1 (5.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
3 3 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (11.11%) Robotics
4 2 (11.11%) Social Media
5 1 (5.56%) Clustering
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) AIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Analytics
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Machine Learning
3 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
3 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (27.78%) SFIA
3 5 (27.78%) Statistics
4 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 4 (22.22%) Data Security
4 4 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) Physics
4 4 (22.22%) Stress Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Validation
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 5 (27.78%) R
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) IFRS
1 4 (22.22%) IFRS 9
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) NIST 800
3 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Grafana
1 1 (5.56%) Graylog
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Cloudera
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Blue Prism
3 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau