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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataFlux
Rank 651 633 583
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -50
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 5 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.029% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.021% 0.065% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Median daily rate £341 £391 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £343 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £455 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £391 -
% change year-on-year
-12.77% -
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
24339 24738 23537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.81% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15014 14307 13348
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 797 1137 1051
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.14 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
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 9 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 May 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 -25 5 £341 -12.77% 2
West Midlands -4 4 £375 -11.76%
Birmingham +5 1 - -
Warwickshire -6 1 £375 -16.66%
Warwick -7 1 £375 -16.66%
South Yorkshire - 1 £308 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £308 -
Sheffield - 1 £308 -

DataFlux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (85.71%) Data Quality
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) Data Management
3 9 (64.29%) Trillium
4 8 (57.14%) Data Governance
5 7 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle EDQ
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) SAS
6 6 (42.86%) Informatica
7 5 (35.71%) IBM
7 5 (35.71%) Quality Management
7 5 (35.71%) Analytics
7 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
8 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
8 4 (28.57%) ERwin
8 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 4 (28.57%) Information Management
8 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
9 3 (21.43%) DB2
9 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
9 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
9 3 (21.43%) Data Mapping
9 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
10 2 (14.29%) Change Control
10 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (7.14%) Teradata

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 6 (42.86%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (21.43%) Data Mining
2 3 (21.43%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) ERwin
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Analyst
2 10 (71.43%) Data Analyst
3 8 (57.14%) Data Quality Analyst
4 7 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Data Quality Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Data Quality Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Data Management
2 8 (57.14%) Data Governance
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Quality Management
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Information Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Data Mapping
5 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
7 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) Trillium
3 6 (42.86%) Informatica
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Teradata