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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DataFlux
Rank 573 541 554
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 11 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.027% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.059% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Average daily rate
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£398 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £398 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
23867 22000 24162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.23% 46.34% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13903 12730 12711
Average daily rate £399 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1001 1270
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 +10 8 £398 -11.66% 1
South East - 3 - -
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 11 (61.11%) SQL
1 11 (61.11%) Informatica
2 10 (55.56%) ETL
2 10 (55.56%) SAS
3 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (50.00%) Data Management
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
5 7 (38.89%) Trillium
6 6 (33.33%) Data Quality
6 6 (33.33%) Analytics
7 5 (27.78%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (27.78%) Master Data Management
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
7 5 (27.78%) IBM
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) SAP
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) DataStage
8 4 (22.22%) Ab Initio
8 4 (22.22%) Teradata
8 4 (22.22%) Datanomic
8 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 4 (22.22%) PowerPivot
8 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
8 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
8 4 (22.22%) Data Cleansing

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) PowerPivot
3 3 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (22.22%) DataStage
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (11.11%) MS Access
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (11.11%) Siebel EIM
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (5.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Data Quality Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ETL
2 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (50.00%) Data Management
3 6 (33.33%) Analytics
4 5 (27.78%) Master Data Management
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
5 4 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (22.22%) Data Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Informatica
2 7 (38.89%) Trillium
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Ab Initio
4 4 (22.22%) Teradata
4 4 (22.22%) Datanomic
5 3 (16.67%) Tableau
5 3 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (16.67%) Siebel
6 1 (5.56%) Talend
6 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.56%) Hyperion