The first table below looks at the demand for Data Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Management
Rank 97 88 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Management 25 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.70% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.06% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 9
Average daily rate
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£435 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £440 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.85 £28.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £41.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-60.24% +6.41%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1784 1326 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 72.67% 66.73% 69.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 671 740
Average daily rate £370 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 58 71
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.24% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.75 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Data Management
England

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Management
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 Management across the West Midlands region.

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Data Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Management
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 Management across the West Midlands region.

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Management
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 Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Coventry -9 8 £531 - 2
Warwickshire - 6 £675 - 1
Birmingham +1 5 £425 +6.25% 4
Solihull - 2 - -
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Data Management
England

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Management 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 Management.

1 21 (35.59%) SAP
2 17 (28.81%) Master Data Management
3 16 (27.12%) Finance
4 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
5 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
5 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
6 11 (18.64%) Migration
6 11 (18.64%) SQL
7 10 (16.95%) Oracle
8 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.25%) Data Migration
9 7 (11.86%) Data Governance
9 7 (11.86%) Data Quality
9 7 (11.86%) IBM
9 7 (11.86%) MS Office
10 6 (10.17%) Cognos
10 6 (10.17%) SOA
10 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
10 6 (10.17%) Workflow
11 5 (8.47%) Analytics
11 5 (8.47%) SAP MDM
11 5 (8.47%) Cognos TM1
11 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Cognos Controller
11 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (8.47%) ERP
11 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.47%) Project Management
11 5 (8.47%) JD Edwards
11 5 (8.47%) Agresso

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) SAS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Agresso
1 5 (8.47%) SAP MDM
1 5 (8.47%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (8.47%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.39%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.39%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.69%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.69%) SAP FI-CA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.78%) Siebel EIM
4 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.39%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (3.39%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.69%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.69%) BODI
6 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.69%) DB2
6 1 (1.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Billing
3 2 (3.39%) Automotive
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Architect
3 9 (15.25%) Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Data Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Head of Data Management
7 4 (6.78%) Master Data Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (5.08%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Integration Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.39%) SAP Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) SAP ISU Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
1 4 (6.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.39%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.39%) DataPower
3 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.69%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.69%) Economics
4 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Master Data Management
2 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
3 11 (18.64%) Migration
4 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.25%) Data Migration
5 7 (11.86%) Data Governance
6 6 (10.17%) Workflow
6 6 (10.17%) SOA
7 5 (8.47%) ERP
7 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) Analytics
8 4 (6.78%) Information Management
8 4 (6.78%) PLM
8 4 (6.78%) Change Management
8 4 (6.78%) CAD
8 4 (6.78%) CAE
8 4 (6.78%) EAI
9 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.69%) VB
3 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) MBA
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.69%) ACCA
4 1 (1.69%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 2 (3.39%) Basel III
4 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) SAP
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.95%) Oracle
4 7 (11.86%) IBM
5 6 (10.17%) Cognos
6 5 (8.47%) JD Edwards
7 4 (6.78%) Siebel
8 3 (5.08%) Talend
9 2 (3.39%) Ab Initio
9 2 (3.39%) Teradata
9 2 (3.39%) Informatica
10 1 (1.69%) Siemens
10 1 (1.69%) Lotus
10 1 (1.69%) Sybase
10 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft