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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DataFlux
Rank 182 198 192
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.081% 0.050% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.12% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
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£438 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +1.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £370 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -2.63%
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
2177 2575 2477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.91% 43.06% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1609 1820 1776
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 60 70
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £30.83 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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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 28 January 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 5 (83.33%) Data Quality
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Informatica
3 3 (50.00%) Trillium
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) PowerPivot
3 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (33.33%) Teradata
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Datanomic
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Power View
3 2 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (33.33%) DataStage
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Informatica
2 3 (50.00%) Trillium
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Teradata
3 2 (33.33%) Tableau
3 2 (33.33%) Datanomic
3 2 (33.33%) Ab Initio
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Siebel
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
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