The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London 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.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DataFlux
Rank 190 215 217
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.056% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.12% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£398 £470 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.42% -10.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £331 £335
% change year-on-year
- -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2589 3255 3379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.46% 45.80% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1801 2268 2324
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 116 97
Average hourly rate £21.38 £22.38 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.32 £54.00 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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

DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) ETL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (66.67%) Data Management
3 6 (66.67%) Trillium
3 6 (66.67%) Informatica
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
6 3 (33.33%) DataStage
6 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Siebel
6 3 (33.33%) VBA
6 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
6 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (33.33%) Siebel EIM
6 3 (33.33%) Ab Initio
6 3 (33.33%) Teradata
6 3 (33.33%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (22.22%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) DataStage
3 3 (33.33%) Siebel EIM
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (22.22%) MS Access
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Integration Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ETL
2 6 (66.67%) Data Management
3 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Trillium
1 6 (66.67%) Informatica
2 3 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 3 (33.33%) Teradata
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Siebel
2 3 (33.33%) Datanomic
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 2 (22.22%) MicroStrategy