The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 3 months to 27 June 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
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Big Data 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 0.89% - 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% - 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -2.77% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.65 £16.00
% change year-on-year +17.23% +166.56%  

Big Data is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 38 19 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 33.93% 19.19% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 50
Median daily rate £375 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% -10.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £414 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport citing Big Data as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Newport

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Big Data in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Newport region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 15 (78.95%) Cloudera
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) Hadoop
4 12 (63.16%) Python
5 11 (57.89%) Apache Spark
6 9 (47.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (36.84%) Analytics
8 6 (31.58%) HBase
8 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
8 6 (31.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (31.58%) Scala
9 5 (26.32%) MapReduce
9 5 (26.32%) Business Analytics
9 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
9 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
9 5 (26.32%) R
9 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle
9 5 (26.32%) SAP
9 5 (26.32%) Teradata
9 5 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
10 4 (21.05%) PySpark
11 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (15.79%) Jupyter
11 3 (15.79%) User Experience
11 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
11 3 (15.79%) Java
12 2 (10.53%) Splunk

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 11 (57.89%) Apache Spark
2 9 (47.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (15.79%) Jupyter
5 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Hadoop
2 6 (31.58%) HBase
3 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
4 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Scala Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Big Data Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Data Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Data Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) PySpark
2 2 (10.53%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Algorithms
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (26.32%) Business Analytics
4 5 (26.32%) MapReduce
4 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.26%) Data Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Statistics
6 1 (5.26%) Ticket Management
6 1 (5.26%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Python
2 6 (31.58%) Scala
3 5 (26.32%) R
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) HDFS
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cloudera
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 5 (26.32%) Teradata
3 2 (10.53%) Splunk