Period
to 16 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Big Data Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Big Data Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £550 £540 £600
% change year-on-year +1.85% -10.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 366 585 226
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 96.85% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 484 107
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £413 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +29.92% +5.83%
10th Percentile £258 £295 £103
90th Percentile £538 £513 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 6 22
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £15.38 £18.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.89% +21.31% -12.86%
10th Percentile £10.81 £13.97 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.05 £22.68 £19.80
UK median hourly rate £17.88 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.39% -1.58% +6.38%

Big Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings that featured Big Data Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Engineer in Northern Ireland

Big Data Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Engineer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 1 - -
Big Data Engineer
UK

Big Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, Big Data Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring Big Data Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark

Big Data Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering