The table below looks at the statistics for Data Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 78 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Management 45 46 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.86% 1.81% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.19% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 13
Median daily rate £450 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £58.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -29.54%

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
1913 2097 1627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.28% 82.33% 73.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1235 1186 937
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 45 103
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.25 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -32.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £11.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +1 15 £475 +28.37% 1
Warwickshire -6 10 £488 -8.45% 1
Coventry +2 7 £405 -10.00%
West Bromwich - 4 £338 -
Sutton Coldfield +6 3 £675 +100.00%
Shropshire +28 1 £400 -52.94%
Solihull -2 1 £160 -32.63%
Data Management
England

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management 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 Management.

1 44 (36.97%) Master Data Management
2 33 (27.73%) SQL
3 29 (24.37%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (21.01%) Finance
6 24 (20.17%) Data Quality
7 23 (19.33%) Microsoft
8 21 (17.65%) Migration
8 21 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (17.65%) SDLC
9 20 (16.81%) Data Governance
10 19 (15.97%) Project Management
10 19 (15.97%) Data Analysis
11 18 (15.13%) Data Modelling
11 18 (15.13%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (13.45%) Data Migration
13 15 (12.61%) Analytics
14 14 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
14 14 (11.76%) Java
14 14 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (11.76%) IBM
15 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
15 13 (10.92%) SAP
15 13 (10.92%) Management Information System
15 13 (10.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (10.08%) Retail
16 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Data Management
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 5 (4.20%) CMS
1 5 (4.20%) IIS
2 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.68%) AutoCAD
3 2 (1.68%) CATIA
3 2 (1.68%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.68%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (1.68%) PTC Creo
3 2 (1.68%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.84%) MS Project
4 1 (0.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.36%) SAP MDM
2 3 (2.52%) SAP MDG
2 3 (2.52%) SAP MDG-BP
2 3 (2.52%) SAP MDG-F
2 3 (2.52%) SAP MDG-S
3 2 (1.68%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.84%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.84%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.84%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.84%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.84%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.68%) IaaS
2 2 (1.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
3 13 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (10.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (10.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (6.72%) QualityStage
7 7 (5.88%) Data Lake
8 6 (5.04%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (4.20%) DataStage
9 5 (4.20%) EDRMS
10 3 (2.52%) QlikView
11 2 (1.68%) Big Data
11 2 (1.68%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.68%) SAP BW
11 2 (1.68%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (21.01%) Finance
2 12 (10.08%) Retail
3 9 (7.56%) Banking
4 4 (3.36%) Local Government
5 3 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.68%) Advertising
6 2 (1.68%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.68%) Marketing
6 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.84%) Automotive
7 1 (0.84%) Billing
7 1 (0.84%) Legal
7 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (27.73%) Analyst
2 20 (16.81%) Architect
3 18 (15.13%) Developer
4 14 (11.76%) Data Architect
5 12 (10.08%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Consultant
6 10 (8.40%) Data Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) Head of Applications
8 6 (5.04%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.04%) Governance Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Head of Application Development
8 6 (5.04%) Head of Development
8 6 (5.04%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Data Governance Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Data Governance Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Data Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Governance Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Head of Support
9 5 (4.20%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.72%) J2EE
2 7 (5.88%) .NET
3 6 (5.04%) XSD
4 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.84%) HTML
4 1 (0.84%) Middleware
4 1 (0.84%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.92%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.72%) User Experience
4 7 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.52%) NHS
6 2 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.68%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.84%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Unix
2 3 (2.52%) Windows
3 2 (1.68%) Linux
3 2 (1.68%) Solaris
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.97%) Master Data Management
2 29 (24.37%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (17.65%) Migration
4 21 (17.65%) SDLC
5 20 (16.81%) Data Governance
6 19 (15.97%) Data Analysis
6 19 (15.97%) Project Management
7 18 (15.13%) Data Modelling
8 16 (13.45%) Data Migration
8 16 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (12.61%) Analytics
10 12 (10.08%) CRM
10 12 (10.08%) Service Management
11 11 (9.24%) Change Management
11 11 (9.24%) Information Management
11 11 (9.24%) Test Automation
11 11 (9.24%) Test Planning
12 10 (8.40%) Use Case
13 9 (7.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.73%) SQL
2 14 (11.76%) Java
3 12 (10.08%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.72%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.20%) Python
5 5 (4.20%) Ruby
5 5 (4.20%) Scala
6 3 (2.52%) C
7 2 (1.68%) C#
7 2 (1.68%) VBA
8 1 (0.84%) PHP
8 1 (0.84%) VB
8 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.88%) Degree
3 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.52%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.84%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.76%) IBM
3 13 (10.92%) SAP
4 12 (10.08%) Oracle
5 3 (2.52%) Cognos
5 3 (2.52%) Trillium
6 2 (1.68%) Tableau
7 1 (0.84%) Informatica