The table below looks at the statistics for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 31 July 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 67 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 52 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.16% 1.80% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 2.41% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 11
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£375 £306 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £435 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +50.00%
Data Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1791 1826 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.50% 74.56% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 977 688
Average daily rate £390 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 128 61
Average hourly rate £28.69 £30.20 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the West Midlands region.

Data Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Warwickshire -2 12 £400 +33.33% 2
Coventry +3 9 £375 +27.65%
Worcestershire - 7 £298 - 1
Birmingham +4 6 £435 +45.00% 9
Solihull +3 3 £375 - 1
Shropshire -4 3 - - 6
Staffordshire -4 3 £175 -41.66% 2
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis.

1 43 (39.09%) Data Modelling
2 36 (32.73%) SQL
3 28 (25.45%) Migration
4 25 (22.73%) Finance
4 25 (22.73%) Data Migration
5 24 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (20.91%) ETL
6 23 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (19.09%) Relational Database
7 21 (19.09%) Pega
8 19 (17.27%) Oracle
9 18 (16.36%) RUP
9 18 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (16.36%) Data Mapping
9 18 (16.36%) Waterfall
9 18 (16.36%) Systems Analysis
10 17 (15.45%) Data Quality
10 17 (15.45%) IBM
11 16 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
11 16 (14.55%) Data Integration
11 16 (14.55%) IBM InfoSphere
11 16 (14.55%) Degree
12 14 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (11.82%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (10.91%) SAP
14 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
15 11 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (10.00%) Computer Science
15 11 (10.00%) Oracle Database

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Analysis 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 Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.09%) SAS
2 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.55%) MS Office
4 1 (0.91%) MS Project
4 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.82%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.91%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.91%) Firewall
2 1 (0.91%) Network Security
2 1 (0.91%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) Relational Database
2 18 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (14.55%) IBM InfoSphere
4 11 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 11 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 10 (9.09%) DataStage
5 10 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.45%) MS Access
8 5 (4.55%) SAP HANA
9 4 (3.64%) SAP BI
10 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (2.73%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (2.73%) SAP BW
10 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.64%) ERwin
3 2 (1.82%) Toad
4 1 (0.91%) JIRA
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.91%) FishEye
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Retail
2 6 (5.45%) Marketing
3 4 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (1.82%) Billing
4 2 (1.82%) Automotive
5 1 (0.91%) Law
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 60 (54.55%) Analyst
2 30 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 23 (20.91%) Data Analyst
4 22 (20.00%) Architect
5 9 (8.18%) Developer
6 7 (6.36%) Data Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Business Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Data Modeller
8 5 (4.55%) Requirements Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Business Requirements Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Data Scientist
9 4 (3.64%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Data Migration Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Consultant
10 3 (2.73%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Data Quality Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Data Consultant
10 3 (2.73%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) XML
2 2 (1.82%) HTML
2 2 (1.82%) .NET
2 2 (1.82%) Web Services
3 1 (0.91%) ADO.NET
3 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.91%) CSS
3 1 (0.91%) Middleware
3 1 (0.91%) Ajax
3 1 (0.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.91%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.55%) Data Integration
3 11 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Informatics
5 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.82%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.82%) Health Informatics
5 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.82%) NHS
6 1 (0.91%) User Experience
6 1 (0.91%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.91%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.91%) Economics
6 1 (0.91%) Derivative
6 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.09%) Data Modelling
2 28 (25.45%) Migration
3 25 (22.73%) Data Migration
4 24 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (20.91%) ETL
6 18 (16.36%) RUP
6 18 (16.36%) Systems Analysis
6 18 (16.36%) Data Mapping
6 18 (16.36%) Waterfall
7 16 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
9 13 (11.82%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (9.09%) SDLC
11 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
12 8 (7.27%) Validation
12 8 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (6.36%) Business Development
13 7 (6.36%) UML
13 7 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (6.36%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.73%) SQL
2 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.64%) R
4 3 (2.73%) Java
4 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.82%) C
5 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.82%) VBA
5 2 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (0.91%) VB6
6 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) CISA
2 2 (1.82%) CISM
2 2 (1.82%) CISSP
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.45%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.45%) SLA
3 5 (4.55%) QA
4 2 (1.82%) SNOMED CT
4 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (19.09%) Pega
2 19 (17.27%) Oracle
3 17 (15.45%) IBM
4 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.91%) SAP
5 10 (9.09%) Talend
6 6 (5.45%) Cognos
7 4 (3.64%) Netezza
8 2 (1.82%) Cerner
9 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.91%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.91%) Tableau
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £37250.00 - £40000.00 per annum + (pro-rata over 6 months)
Posted: 8 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £220.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago