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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 54 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 11 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.45% 1.80% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.89% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
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£331 £200 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.62% -56.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.94 £17.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.39% -43.33%
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
546 346 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 72.03% 62.34% 68.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 204 196
Average daily rate £380 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.70 £9.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 (52.94%) Data Modelling
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) Data Integration
5 5 (29.41%) ETL
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
6 4 (23.53%) Use Case
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
6 4 (23.53%) Data Mapping
6 4 (23.53%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) SAS
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) Python
8 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 2 (11.76%) Cognos
8 2 (11.76%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (17.65%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Mule
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (23.53%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) QualityStage
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) ERwin
2 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Billing
3 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modeller
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Data Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Health Informatics
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Informatics
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (5.88%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) Use Case
4 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Data Mapping
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (11.76%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (11.76%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) R
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
1 2 (11.76%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 2 (11.76%) Netezza
3 2 (11.76%) Pega
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Cerner
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) Talend