The table below looks at the statistics for Data Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 47 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Management 12 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.80% 0.84% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 1.20% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate £375 £483 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% +34.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £21.13 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +28.03%
Data Management
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
519 418 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.81% 70.37% 68.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 254 227
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.68 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Management 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 Management.

1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Master Data Management
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) ETL
4 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Perl
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) OLAP
6 4 (25.00%) NHS
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (25.00%) Derivative
6 4 (25.00%) MDX
6 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
6 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 4 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (25.00%) Complex ETL
6 4 (25.00%) Fintech
7 3 (18.75%) Records Management
7 3 (18.75%) Big Data
7 3 (18.75%) Front Office

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) OLAP
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Base SAS
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Support
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Derivative
1 4 (25.00%) Fintech
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 3 (18.75%) Equities
2 3 (18.75%) Fixed Income
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Complex ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 4 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
3 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (18.75%) Records Management
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) DataFlux
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Trillium
2 1 (6.25%) VMware