The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataFlux products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataFlux
Rank 624 596 583
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -13
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 6 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.018% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.039% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Median daily rate £333 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £410 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £545 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-21.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DataFlux
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22435 22949 22325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.04% 45.34% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14018 13328 12895
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 706 1016 1010
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.88 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +4.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.41 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.93 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

DataFlux
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DataFlux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

DataFlux Jobs Demand Trend in England

DataFlux
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DataFlux Daily Rate Trend in England

DataFlux
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataFlux within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -8 3 £375 -11.76%
East of England - 2 £333 -
Yorkshire - 1 £308 -
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DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataFlux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for DataFlux.

1 12 (80.00%) Data Quality
2 11 (73.33%) Data Management
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) SAS
4 8 (53.33%) Trillium
4 8 (53.33%) Data Governance
5 7 (46.67%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (40.00%) IBM
7 5 (33.33%) Informatica
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) ERwin
7 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
7 5 (33.33%) Analytics
7 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle EDQ
8 4 (26.67%) Data Structures
8 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
8 4 (26.67%) Information Management
8 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
9 3 (20.00%) DB2
9 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
9 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
9 3 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
10 2 (13.33%) Degree
10 2 (13.33%) Teradata
10 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
3 3 (20.00%) DB2
3 3 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Power BI
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) ERwin
2 1 (6.67%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Data Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Data Quality Analyst
4 7 (46.67%) Quality Analyst
5 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) Data Manager
7 2 (13.33%) Data Quality Business Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
8 1 (6.67%) Data Quality Consultant
8 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) SAS Data Analyst
8 1 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Data Management
2 8 (53.33%) Data Governance
3 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
5 4 (26.67%) Information Management
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.67%) Change Control
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) ETL
8 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
1 8 (53.33%) Trillium
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) Informatica
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Teradata
5 1 (6.67%) Talend