Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 143 105
Rank change year-on-year +76 -38 -
Contract jobs citing Big Data 20 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.28% 0.29% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.58% 1.28% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 4 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £450 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -20.35% -
10th Percentile £400 £359 £465
90th Percentile £755 £493 £675
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £450 £565
% change year-on-year -5.56% -20.35% -
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 159 467 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.09% 22.53% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 352 222
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.16%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £300
90th Percentile £544 £525 £560
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £420
% change year-on-year +6.67% -10.71% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 11
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £18.50 £25.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.45% -1.92% -9.57%
10th Percentile £11.65 £15.00 £18.75
90th Percentile £22.15 £35.20 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -27.45% +7.37% -17.39%

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 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Big Data in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Data Modelling
2 13 (65.00%) Data Management
2 13 (65.00%) Data Architecture
3 11 (55.00%) Hadoop
4 10 (50.00%) Data Quality
4 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (45.00%) Informatica
5 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (45.00%) Unix
5 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (45.00%) QA
5 9 (45.00%) Data Integration
5 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
6 8 (40.00%) HBase
6 8 (40.00%) Apache Hive
6 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (40.00%) ETL
6 8 (40.00%) SAS
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
7 7 (35.00%) Analytics
7 7 (35.00%) Visualisation
7 7 (35.00%) Apache Spark
8 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (30.00%) SFIA
8 6 (30.00%) Data Lake

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 8 (40.00%) SAS
2 7 (35.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Confluence
4 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Slack
2 2 (10.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Hadoop
2 10 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (40.00%) Apache Hive
4 8 (40.00%) HBase
4 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (30.00%) Data Lake
5 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (30.00%) Pentaho
6 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
6 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) ERwin
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Data Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Lead Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Lead Data Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Data Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Associate Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
1 5 (25.00%) HTML5
1 5 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (25.00%) Node.js
1 5 (25.00%) React
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Data Architecture
1 13 (65.00%) Data Management
1 13 (65.00%) Data Modelling
2 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (45.00%) Data Integration
4 8 (40.00%) ETL
5 7 (35.00%) Analytics
5 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
5 7 (35.00%) Visualisation
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Data Governance
6 6 (30.00%) Data Strategy
6 6 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (30.00%) Information Assurance
6 6 (30.00%) Metadata Management
6 6 (30.00%) Open Source
6 6 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) SFIA
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) Scala
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 9 (45.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Informatica
2 6 (30.00%) CA
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Tableau
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) ThinPrint