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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DataFlux
Rank 193 216 225
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.071% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.078% 0.15% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £470 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -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
2573 3232 3297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.06% 45.67% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1793 2260 2261
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £579 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 114 93
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.03 £54.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
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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 10 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Siebel
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (50.00%) Trillium
3 3 (50.00%) Informatica
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Siebel EIM
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 10 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Siebel EIM
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Siebel
1 3 (50.00%) Trillium
1 3 (50.00%) Informatica
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle