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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DataFlux
Rank 554 544 500
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -44
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 17 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.032% 0.063%
As % of the Vendors category 0.077% 0.070% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 16
Average daily rate
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£383 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £358 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £470
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22057 21412 19238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.30% 45.02% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13117 12372 10561
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1004 994 1100
Average hourly rate £18.94 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.22% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataFlux across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataFlux across the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

DataFlux Daily Rate Histogram in England

DataFlux
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataFlux within the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 10 £360 -7.09% 7
South East - 4 £383 -
West Midlands - 2 £425 -
East Midlands - 1 £275 -
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DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (44.44%) ETL
2 14 (38.89%) Data Quality
3 13 (36.11%) SAS
3 13 (36.11%) Trillium
4 12 (33.33%) Informatica
4 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 11 (30.56%) Finance
5 11 (30.56%) Data Integration
6 10 (27.78%) Siebel
6 10 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.00%) Migration
8 8 (22.22%) Data Migration
8 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (19.44%) CRM
9 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
9 7 (19.44%) Data Structures
9 7 (19.44%) SDLC
10 6 (16.67%) Data Governance
10 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 5 (13.89%) SOA
11 5 (13.89%) Web Services
12 4 (11.11%) Oracle
12 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.11%) Ab Initio
12 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
12 4 (11.11%) Data Management

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 13 (36.11%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP MDM
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (5.56%) DB2
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.56%) Base SAS
6 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) ERwin
2 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 6 (16.67%) SAS Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Data Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Data Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Data Integration Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Environment Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Data Quality Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Quality Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Release Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Project Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Data Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Data Integration
2 7 (19.44%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.33%) Taxonomies
4 2 (5.56%) DTV
4 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) FMCG
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) ETL
2 9 (25.00%) Migration
3 8 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (19.44%) CRM
4 7 (19.44%) SDLC
5 6 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.89%) SOA
7 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 4 (11.11%) Data Management
7 4 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) Information Management
8 3 (8.33%) Validation
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) SAS Macro
3 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Trillium
2 12 (33.33%) Informatica
3 10 (27.78%) Siebel
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle
5 4 (11.11%) Ab Initio
6 3 (8.33%) OpenText
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) IBM
6 3 (8.33%) SAP
7 2 (5.56%) Embarcadero
7 2 (5.56%) Teradata
7 2 (5.56%) Netezza
7 2 (5.56%) Talend
7 2 (5.56%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.78%) Datanomic