The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataFlux products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 29 May 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.

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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DataFlux
Rank 190 201 203
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 1 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.067% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.043% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Average daily rate
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£355 £369 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% -18.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2314 2656 2948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.84% 44.61% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1716 1870 2091
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 43 103
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £27.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

DataFlux
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DataFlux Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DataFlux
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DataFlux across the City of London region.

DataFlux Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) SAP MDM
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Trillium
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SAP

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Trillium
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Siebel