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 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 548 524 526
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 35 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.060% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.13% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 6
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£413 £370 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -2.63%
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 - - -

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
23359 22019 21063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 45.72% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 12210 10981
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £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 1012 954 1305
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

DataFlux
Jobs Demand Trend

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 30 January 2015.

DataFlux Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DataFlux
Top 12 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 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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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 -12 35 £413 +11.48% 17
London +7 22 £435 +12.25% 6
South East -11 11 £400 +8.10% 2
Oxford -12 11 £400 +8.10%
Oxfordshire -16 11 £400 +8.10%
City of London +13 4 £438 +12.90% 2
South West - 2 £550 - 5
Leeds - - - -
Swindon - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 24 (61.54%) ETL
2 20 (51.28%) Data Management
3 17 (43.59%) Data Quality
4 16 (41.03%) Web Services
5 15 (38.46%) Oracle
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (33.33%) Trillium
6 13 (33.33%) Informatica
7 12 (30.77%) Siebel
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 11 (28.21%) SAS
8 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
10 9 (23.08%) Migration
10 9 (23.08%) Data Integration
10 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
11 8 (20.51%) Data Governance
11 8 (20.51%) Data Migration
11 8 (20.51%) Finance
11 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
12 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
12 6 (15.38%) SOA
12 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (15.38%) Data Structures
13 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
13 5 (12.82%) CRM
13 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (12.82%) Ab Initio

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (28.21%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) PowerPivot
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP MDM
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.56%) Siebel Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.13%) DB2
6 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.13%) DataStage
6 2 (5.13%) QlikView
6 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (5.13%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.56%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.56%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.56%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) ERwin
1 2 (5.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Electronics
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) Data Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Data Quality Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Quality Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Data Integration Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Data Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Environment Manager
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Project Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) SAS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Release Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Quality Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Data Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Integration
2 6 (15.38%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.69%) Taxonomies
4 2 (5.13%) DTV
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) FMCG
5 1 (2.56%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) ETL
2 20 (51.28%) Data Management
3 9 (23.08%) Migration
4 8 (20.51%) Data Governance
4 8 (20.51%) Data Migration
5 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 6 (15.38%) SOA
6 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) CRM
6 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) Quality Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
7 4 (10.26%) Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) Master Data Management
8 3 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Validation
9 2 (5.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) Trillium
2 13 (33.33%) Informatica
3 12 (30.77%) Siebel
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) Ab Initio
6 4 (10.26%) Teradata
6 4 (10.26%) IBM
6 4 (10.26%) HP
7 3 (7.69%) Tableau
7 3 (7.69%) SAP
7 3 (7.69%) Open Text
8 2 (5.13%) Embarcadero
8 2 (5.13%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (5.13%) Netezza
8 2 (5.13%) Talend
8 2 (5.13%) Hortonworks
8 2 (5.13%) Datanomic
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