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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 28 July 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataFlux
Rank 643 632 608
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -24
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 8 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.033% 0.056% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 2
Median daily rate £375 £379 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -15.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £343 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £392 -
% change year-on-year
-4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
24376 25091 24656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.14% 43.95% 45.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14951 14784 13626
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 822 1089 1078
Median hourly rate £19.56 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.63% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

DataFlux
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DataFlux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataFlux within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 8 £375 -0.99% 1
West Midlands -26 8 £375 -16.66%
Warwickshire -2 4 £388 -13.88%
Warwick -4 4 £388 -13.88%
Birmingham - 2 £375 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -

DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataFlux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DataFlux.

1 13 (86.67%) Trillium
1 13 (86.67%) Data Quality
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) Oracle
4 10 (66.67%) Informatica
5 7 (46.67%) IBM InfoSphere
5 7 (46.67%) SAS
6 6 (40.00%) Data Management
7 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (33.33%) ETL
7 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
8 4 (26.67%) SPSS
8 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle EDQ
9 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
9 3 (20.00%) Statistics
9 3 (20.00%) DB2
10 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (13.33%) Migration
10 2 (13.33%) Teradata
10 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
10 2 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (13.33%) Analytics
10 2 (13.33%) Change Control

DataFlux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
4 3 (20.00%) DB2
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (6.67%) Base SAS
6 1 (6.67%) Data Mart
6 1 (6.67%) OLAP
6 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Data Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Data Quality Analyst
3 8 (53.33%) Quality Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) ETL Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Data Quality Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Database Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) ETL Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SPSS Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Management
2 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
4 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Data Lineage
6 1 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Trillium
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
3 10 (66.67%) Informatica
4 2 (13.33%) Teradata
5 1 (6.67%) IBM