The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Management
Rank 48 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Management 13 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.09% 1.18% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 1.73% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £350 £355 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +39.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £279 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £431 £259
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+44.26% -46.49%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
403 347 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.79% 68.44% 62.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 186 211
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 16
Average hourly rate £26.75 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.48% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £10.76 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Data Management
West Midlands

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Data Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 April 2014, 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 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) IBM
5 4 (22.22%) JD Edwards
5 4 (22.22%) Agresso
5 4 (22.22%) MS Access
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos Controller
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (16.67%) Billing
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) RTP
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (5.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Agresso
1 4 (22.22%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (22.22%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (5.56%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (5.56%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) MS Access
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) MDX
2 1 (5.56%) DHTML
2 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
1 4 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
2 2 (11.11%) Data Entry
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
3 1 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) JD Edwards
2 4 (22.22%) Cognos
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Talend
4 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.56%) Lotus
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle