The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 28 March 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 West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 38 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3  
Contract jobs citing Big Data 4 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.96% 0.38% 2.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.70% 2.27% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £400 £375 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -31.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £375 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £470 £500
% change year-on-year +2.34% -6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £33.06 £34.50
% change year-on-year +42.18% -4.18%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 46 44 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 22.55% 16.73% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 77
Median daily rate £350 £413 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -0.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £1,846 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Big Data in Somerset

Big Data
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Somerset over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Big Data in Somerset

Big Data
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 2 £483 -
Taunton -4 1 £400 +6.66% 3
Bath - 1 £350 -
Big Data
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Apache Spark
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) HDFS
5 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Games
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Scala
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Google
6 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (44.44%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (11.11%) BlueKai
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) QGIS
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (11.11%) BigQuery
5 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
5 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
2 2 (22.22%) Kafka
2 2 (22.22%) PostGIS
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) boto
3 1 (11.11%) Compass CSS Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) LESS
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) Spark Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) API Design
4 1 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (22.22%) Oozie
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) Hortonworks
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Talend
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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