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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DataFlux
Rank 537 529 491
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -38
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 19 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.043% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.087% 0.095% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 9
Average daily rate
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£488 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £197 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £475 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £444 £380
% change year-on-year
+23.94% +16.77%
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
21762 21066 19053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.59% 45.58% 46.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12678 11763 10302
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 892 934 1172
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +12 16 £475 +28.37% 2
South West - 2 £550 -
Yorkshire - - - -
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DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 23 (56.10%) ETL
2 20 (48.78%) Data Management
3 18 (43.90%) Data Quality
4 16 (39.02%) Web Services
5 14 (34.15%) Oracle
6 13 (31.71%) Siebel
7 12 (29.27%) Trillium
7 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
8 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
8 11 (26.83%) Migration
8 11 (26.83%) SQL
8 11 (26.83%) Informatica
8 11 (26.83%) SAS
9 10 (24.39%) Data Migration
10 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.95%) Finance
10 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
11 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
11 8 (19.51%) Data Integration
11 8 (19.51%) Data Governance
11 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (17.07%) Quality Management
13 6 (14.63%) SOA
13 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
13 6 (14.63%) Data Structures
14 5 (12.20%) Analytics
14 5 (12.20%) Data Cleansing
14 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 11 (26.83%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.88%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP MDM
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.44%) Siebel Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.88%) QlikView
7 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.88%) DB2
7 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (2.44%) Spotfire
8 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.44%) DataStage
8 1 (2.44%) Siebel EIM
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) ERwin
1 2 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Consultant
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Data Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Quality Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Data Quality Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) SAS Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Data Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Data Integration Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Data Quality Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Project Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Quality Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Release Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Data Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Data Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Integration
2 6 (14.63%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.32%) Taxonomies
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) DTV
5 1 (2.44%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) ETL
2 20 (48.78%) Data Management
3 11 (26.83%) Migration
4 10 (24.39%) Data Migration
5 8 (19.51%) Data Governance
6 7 (17.07%) Quality Management
7 6 (14.63%) SOA
7 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
8 5 (12.20%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (12.20%) Analytics
8 5 (12.20%) CRM
8 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
8 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
10 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Validation
11 2 (4.88%) Release Management
11 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (43.90%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 13 (31.71%) Siebel
3 12 (29.27%) Trillium
4 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.83%) Informatica
5 4 (9.76%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) Ab Initio
6 3 (7.32%) Teradata
6 3 (7.32%) Open Text
6 3 (7.32%) IBM
6 3 (7.32%) SAP
7 2 (4.88%) Embarcadero
7 2 (4.88%) Netezza
7 2 (4.88%) Tableau
7 2 (4.88%) Talend
7 2 (4.88%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.44%) Datanomic
8 1 (2.44%) MicroStrategy