The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataFlux products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DataFlux
Rank 138 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.063% - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£550 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £370 £380
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1275 1031 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.96% 42.05% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 605 647
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 60 72
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.30 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.53% -10.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.01 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

DataFlux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataFlux across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

DataFlux Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DataFlux
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DataFlux Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DataFlux
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataFlux within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Wiltshire - - - -
DataFlux
England

DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) Embarcadero
1 2 (100.00%) ERwin
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (100.00%) Netezza
1 2 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Talend
1 2 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) ERwin
1 2 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) Embarcadero
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata
1 2 (100.00%) Netezza
1 2 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (100.00%) Talend
1 2 (100.00%) Hortonworks