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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Analysis
Rank 78 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 71 57 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.19% 2.26% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.89% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 33 19
Median daily rate £411 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £186 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £31.44 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £28.72 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-30.36% +51.15%
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
2638 1971 1914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.50% 78.15% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1572 1147 1002
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 100 113
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Warwickshire +2 14 £450 +44.00% 1
Staffordshire +9 13 £266 +153.57% 2
Coventry -8 13 £500 +11.11%
Birmingham -4 8 £450 +69.81% 2
Herefordshire - 5 £363 -
Worcestershire -4 4 £381 +81.54% 1
Shropshire -30 4 £413 -1.66% 2
Solihull -1 2 £345 -8.00%
West Bromwich - 2 £295 -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 37 (28.24%) SQL
2 34 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (19.85%) Data Modelling
4 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (19.08%) Migration
5 24 (18.32%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (14.50%) Finance
7 19 (14.50%) ETL
8 18 (13.74%) SAP
8 18 (13.74%) Management Information System
9 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
10 16 (12.21%) Visualisation
11 15 (11.45%) Analytics
11 15 (11.45%) Data Migration
12 14 (10.69%) Test Scripting
12 14 (10.69%) Change Management
13 13 (9.92%) Oracle
14 12 (9.16%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
15 11 (8.40%) Big Data
15 11 (8.40%) Information Management
15 11 (8.40%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (8.40%) Retail
15 11 (8.40%) MS Office
15 11 (8.40%) BPR
15 11 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (7.63%) Project Management

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.05%) CMS
3 3 (2.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.53%) SAS
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.76%) Confluence
5 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (8.40%) MS Office
2 10 (7.63%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.53%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.76%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle Payroll
1 3 (2.29%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.53%) Infor LN
2 2 (1.53%) Primavera
2 2 (1.53%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.76%) assyst
3 1 (0.76%) FastStats
3 1 (0.76%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.76%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.53%) Google Drive
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) Intranet
2 4 (3.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (2.29%) NAS
4 2 (1.53%) Firewall
4 2 (1.53%) VPN
5 1 (0.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.32%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.16%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.40%) Big Data
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.63%) QlikView
5 8 (6.11%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.11%) SAP HANA
6 7 (5.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.05%) SAP BI
8 4 (3.05%) SAP BW
9 3 (2.29%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (2.29%) GIS
9 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.76%) JIRA
3 1 (0.76%) Rational Rose
General
1 19 (14.50%) Finance
2 11 (8.40%) Retail
3 6 (4.58%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.82%) Marketing
5 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (57.25%) Analyst
2 34 (25.95%) Business Analyst
3 20 (15.27%) Data Analyst
3 20 (15.27%) Developer
4 14 (10.69%) Architect
5 10 (7.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (7.63%) Data Business Analyst
5 10 (7.63%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (6.87%) Data Architect
7 8 (6.11%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Google Analytics Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Information Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Performance Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.34%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Process Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Business Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.58%) .NET
2 5 (3.82%) EDI
3 2 (1.53%) CSS
3 2 (1.53%) HTML
3 2 (1.53%) MDX
3 2 (1.53%) XML
4 1 (0.76%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.74%) Management Information System
3 16 (12.21%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.11%) NHS
5 6 (4.58%) Minimum Viable Product
6 5 (3.82%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.05%) User Experience
8 3 (2.29%) Data Conversion
8 3 (2.29%) Informatics
9 2 (1.53%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.53%) Statistics
10 1 (0.76%) CMDB
10 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) Linux
1 1 (0.76%) Unix
1 1 (0.76%) VMS
1 1 (0.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.85%) Data Modelling
3 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (19.08%) Migration
4 19 (14.50%) ETL
5 15 (11.45%) Analytics
5 15 (11.45%) Data Migration
6 14 (10.69%) Change Management
6 14 (10.69%) Test Scripting
7 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
8 11 (8.40%) BPR
8 11 (8.40%) Information Management
8 11 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (8.40%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (7.63%) Data Mapping
9 10 (7.63%) Project Management
10 9 (6.87%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (6.87%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (6.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (6.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.24%) SQL
2 8 (6.11%) T-SQL
3 7 (5.34%) R
4 6 (4.58%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.29%) C
5 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.76%) C++
6 1 (0.76%) Python
6 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) ISEB
2 4 (3.05%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
5 1 (0.76%) CCSA
5 1 (0.76%) CEH
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) GCFA
5 1 (0.76%) GCIH
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MCP
5 1 (0.76%) PhD
5 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) Basel II
3 2 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) GCP
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) SAP
2 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.92%) Oracle
4 10 (7.63%) Google
5 6 (4.58%) Tableau
6 3 (2.29%) EMC
7 2 (1.53%) Adobe
7 2 (1.53%) Infor
7 2 (1.53%) Informatica
7 2 (1.53%) Remedy
7 2 (1.53%) Trayport
8 1 (0.76%) Ariba
8 1 (0.76%) BT
8 1 (0.76%) Cadence
8 1 (0.76%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow
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