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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analysis
Rank 63 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 53 44 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.15% 1.72% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.38% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 11
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£375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £222 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £485 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 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 £26.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +67.74%
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
1847 1846 1418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.84% 72.22% 68.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 972 741
Average daily rate £400 £370 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 124 59
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -0.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.87 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +7 10 £356 +9.61% 10
Worcestershire - 7 £215 -
Birmingham 0 6 £435 +28.88% 4
Coventry 0 6 £408 +27.84% 4
Solihull -2 4 £375 - 2
Shropshire -5 3 - -
Staffordshire -16 1 £105 -65.00% 2
Data Analysis
England

Data Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 38 (36.54%) Data Modelling
2 33 (31.73%) SQL
3 29 (27.88%) Migration
4 26 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 26 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (24.04%) Finance
5 25 (24.04%) ETL
6 21 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (20.19%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (18.27%) Relational Database
8 18 (17.31%) Data Quality
8 18 (17.31%) Oracle
9 17 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (16.35%) Data Mapping
10 16 (15.38%) IBM
11 15 (14.42%) SAP
11 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
11 15 (14.42%) Data Integration
12 14 (13.46%) Waterfall
12 14 (13.46%) IBM InfoSphere
12 14 (13.46%) RUP
13 13 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
13 13 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (11.54%) Validation
14 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
15 11 (10.58%) DataStage
15 11 (10.58%) Requirements Analysis
15 11 (10.58%) Oracle Database
15 11 (10.58%) Pega

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (7.69%) SAS
2 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.96%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.88%) MS Office
4 1 (0.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.92%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.96%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) Firewall
2 1 (0.96%) Network Security
2 1 (0.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.19%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (18.27%) Relational Database
3 14 (13.46%) IBM InfoSphere
4 13 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (10.58%) DataStage
5 11 (10.58%) Oracle Database
6 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (9.62%) RDBMS
7 6 (5.77%) MS Access
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
8 5 (4.81%) SAP HANA
9 4 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (3.85%) SAP BI
10 3 (2.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (2.88%) DB2
10 3 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.88%) SAP BW
10 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.92%) Big Data
11 2 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.92%) Toad
2 2 (1.92%) ERwin
3 1 (0.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.96%) FishEye
General
1 25 (24.04%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Retail
3 5 (4.81%) Marketing
4 4 (3.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.96%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (56.73%) Analyst
2 27 (25.96%) Business Analyst
3 23 (22.12%) Data Analyst
4 20 (19.23%) Architect
5 8 (7.69%) Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 5 (4.81%) Financial Business Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Data Modeller
7 4 (3.85%) Consultant
8 3 (2.88%) Business Architect
8 3 (2.88%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (2.88%) Programmer
8 3 (2.88%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) Business Requirements Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) Data Scientist
8 3 (2.88%) Data Quality Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) Data Consultant
8 3 (2.88%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) XML
2 2 (1.92%) HTML
2 2 (1.92%) .NET
2 2 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (0.96%) ADO.NET
3 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.96%) CSS
3 1 (0.96%) Middleware
3 1 (0.96%) Ajax
3 1 (0.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.42%) Data Integration
3 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.88%) AS400
5 3 (2.88%) iSeries
5 3 (2.88%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.88%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.96%) NHS
7 1 (0.96%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.96%) Derivative
7 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Data Modelling
2 29 (27.88%) Migration
3 26 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 25 (24.04%) ETL
5 21 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (16.35%) Data Mapping
7 14 (13.46%) Waterfall
7 14 (13.46%) RUP
8 13 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (11.54%) Validation
10 11 (10.58%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (8.65%) Business Development
11 9 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (8.65%) UML
12 8 (7.69%) Use Case
12 8 (7.69%) Information Management
13 7 (6.73%) Six Sigma
13 7 (6.73%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.73%) SQL
2 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
2 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
2 3 (2.88%) RPG
3 2 (1.92%) C
3 2 (1.92%) R
4 1 (0.96%) Java
4 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.96%) VB
4 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.96%) VBA
4 1 (0.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.31%) Data Quality
2 8 (7.69%) SLA
3 6 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (17.31%) Oracle
2 16 (15.38%) IBM
3 15 (14.42%) SAP
4 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.58%) Pega
6 10 (9.62%) Talend
7 5 (4.81%) Cognos
8 4 (3.85%) Netezza
9 2 (1.92%) Tableau
10 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.96%) Ab Initio
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