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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 76 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 40 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.75% 2.15% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 3.02% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 19
Average daily rate
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£318 £355 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.56% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £182 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £465 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £358
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £16.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -55.40%
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
1589 1555 1234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.33% 71.23% 69.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 807 611
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 80 100
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £155.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Birmingham -3 11 £300 -9.09% 6
Warwickshire -5 10 £288 -17.26%
Coventry -6 4 £325 -19.75% 4
Walsall - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 2
Staffordshire - - - - 2
Solihull - - - -
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 27 (38.57%) Data Modelling
2 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
2 19 (27.14%) SQL
3 17 (24.29%) Migration
4 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 15 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (17.14%) Degree
7 11 (15.71%) Pega
7 11 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 9 (12.86%) ETL
9 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (12.86%) Project Management
9 9 (12.86%) Finance
9 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
10 8 (11.43%) Oracle
10 8 (11.43%) Data Quality
11 7 (10.00%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.00%) Data Mapping
11 7 (10.00%) IBM
12 6 (8.57%) MS Office
12 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
12 6 (8.57%) RUP
12 6 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (8.57%) Data Integration

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (1.43%) Mule
2 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (2.86%) MS Access
8 2 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.86%) Base SAS
8 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.43%) QlikView
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.43%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (1.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.29%) ERwin
3 2 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
2 4 (5.71%) Marketing
2 4 (5.71%) Welsh Language
3 3 (4.29%) Automotive
4 2 (2.86%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Local Government
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Analyst
2 19 (27.14%) Business Analyst
3 15 (21.43%) Data Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Data Modeller
4 8 (11.43%) Architect
5 3 (4.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (4.29%) Business Architect
5 3 (4.29%) Data Migration Analyst
5 3 (4.29%) Developer
5 3 (4.29%) Data Architect
6 2 (2.86%) Service Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Information Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Requirements Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Senior Information Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Business Requirements Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (1.43%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (1.43%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) .NET
1 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Data Integration
2 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.57%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.71%) NHS
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
4 2 (2.86%) Health Informatics
4 2 (2.86%) Informatics
5 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.43%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) Economics
5 1 (1.43%) Derivative
5 1 (1.43%) Statistics
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.43%) HPUX
2 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Data Modelling
2 17 (24.29%) Migration
3 15 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.86%) ETL
6 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.86%) Project Management
7 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.00%) Data Mapping
9 6 (8.57%) RUP
9 6 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.14%) Use Case
10 5 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (7.14%) Scrum
10 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.29%) VBA
3 3 (4.29%) Java
3 3 (4.29%) Python
4 2 (2.86%) R
5 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.43%) C
5 1 (1.43%) C#
5 1 (1.43%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) CISA
2 2 (2.86%) CISM
2 2 (2.86%) CISSP
2 2 (2.86%) VCP4
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.86%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (1.43%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) Pega
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle
4 7 (10.00%) IBM
5 5 (7.14%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.86%) Cognos
6 2 (2.86%) Cerner
6 2 (2.86%) Informatica
6 2 (2.86%) Netezza
6 2 (2.86%) Talend
7 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.43%) HP
7 1 (1.43%) Trillium
7 1 (1.43%) SAP
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