The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataFlux products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataFlux
Rank 610 565 548
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -17
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 9 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.071% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.041% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 23
Average daily rate £360 £420 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £388 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £405 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22182 23145 22099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.13% 45.68% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 13479 12168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 875 970 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.29 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

DataFlux
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DataFlux Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DataFlux
Daily Rate Trend

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

DataFlux Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DataFlux
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataFlux within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DataFlux Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DataFlux
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataFlux within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -27 9 £360 -14.28% 4
Yorkshire - 4 £360 -
Leeds - 4 £360 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £360 -
Manchester - 2 £475 - 1
North West - 2 £475 - 1
London -28 1 £500 +11.73% 2
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £350 -
Northampton - 1 £350 -
Bradford - 1 £360 -

DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (83.33%) Data Quality
2 9 (75.00%) SAS
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Data Management
4 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
5 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (50.00%) IBM
5 6 (50.00%) Analytics
6 5 (41.67%) IBM InfoSphere
6 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
6 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
6 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (41.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) ERwin
6 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
7 4 (33.33%) Data Mining
7 4 (33.33%) ETL
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) Data Mapping
7 4 (33.33%) Information Management
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle EDQ
8 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
8 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
8 3 (25.00%) MS Office
8 3 (25.00%) Trillium
8 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 9 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) IBM InfoSphere
1 5 (41.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) DB2
5 1 (8.33%) Power BI
5 1 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) ERwin
2 1 (8.33%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Data Quality Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Quality Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Data Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Data Quality Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Data Integration Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Quality Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
2 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (16.67%) Informatics
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Data Management
2 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Mapping
5 4 (33.33%) ETL
5 4 (33.33%) Information Management
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 2 (16.67%) Information Governance
8 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (8.33%) Time Management
8 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Trillium
5 2 (16.67%) Informatica
5 2 (16.67%) Teradata
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Siebel
6 1 (8.33%) Talend
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