The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 28 July 2021 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 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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West
Number of daily rates quoted
Median daily rate (50th Percentile)
England median daily rate
% change year-on-year
Number of hourly rates quoted
Median hourly rate
Median % change year-on-year
England median hourly rate
% change year-on-year
Big Data Job Vacancy Trend in the North West
Job postings citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.
Big Data Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West
3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Big Data in the North West.
Big Data Daily Rate Histogram in the North West
Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Big Data in the North West over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.
Big Data Contract Job Locations in the North West
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the North West region over the 6 months to 28 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
Rank Change on Same Period Last Year
Matching Contract IT Job Ads
Median Daily Rate Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate % Change on Same Period Last Year
Big Data Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West
For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 North West region with a requirement for Big Data.
Big Data Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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: