The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataFlux products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SAS DataFlux.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataFlux
Rank 64 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataFlux
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
393 389 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.97% 47.97% 51.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 253 165
Average daily rate £370 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 14
Average hourly rate £11.80 £22.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.36% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

DataFlux
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataFlux across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

DataFlux Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DataFlux
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing DataFlux 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 DataFlux.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Trillium
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing DataFlux 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 DataFlux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Trillium