The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 52 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 7 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.95% 1.34% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.95% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £338 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £205 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £438 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
Data Analysis
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
526 512 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.56% 68.45% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 299 296
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -87.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analysis across the Birmingham region.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Birmingham region.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis.

1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (57.14%) ETL
3 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
5 4 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
6 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Data Management
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) SAS
7 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (14.29%) DataStage
7 2 (14.29%) Process Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) DataStage
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) QualityStage
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (7.14%) FishEye
2 1 (7.14%) Toad
2 1 (7.14%) ERwin
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Engagement Manager
4 2 (14.29%) PMO Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PMO Lead
5 1 (7.14%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modeller
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Ajax
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Derivative
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ETL
2 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 2 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Management
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Talend
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos
4 1 (7.14%) Netezza
4 1 (7.14%) Pega
4 1 (7.14%) Sitecore