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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Management
Rank 99 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Management 23 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 0.48% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.71% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 12
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£425 £318 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.85% -5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £452 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.87% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-31.57% -40.15%
Data Management
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
1776 1414 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.38% 68.21% 69.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 756 817
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 57 91
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -2 8 £380 +26.66% 1
Warwickshire - 7 £450 -
Birmingham +4 6 £375 -1.31% 5
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Herefordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 3
Data Management
England

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 16 (29.63%) SAP
2 15 (27.78%) Finance
3 14 (25.93%) Data Modelling
4 13 (24.07%) Master Data Management
5 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 10 (18.52%) SQL
6 10 (18.52%) Data Quality
7 9 (16.67%) Oracle
7 9 (16.67%) Migration
8 8 (14.81%) SOA
9 7 (12.96%) MS Office
9 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.96%) Workflow
9 7 (12.96%) Asset Management
9 7 (12.96%) Data Migration
10 6 (11.11%) Analytics
10 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 6 (11.11%) ERP
10 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.11%) IBM
10 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 5 (9.26%) SAS
11 5 (9.26%) Project Management
11 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (7.41%) PLM
12 4 (7.41%) Siebel EIM
12 4 (7.41%) Information Management
12 4 (7.41%) Cognos Controller
12 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (9.26%) SAS
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (7.41%) Agresso
1 4 (7.41%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (5.56%) SAP MDM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP PM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.41%) Siebel EIM
3 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.70%) Base SAS
4 2 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) DB2
5 1 (1.85%) MS Access
5 1 (1.85%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.85%) BODI
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Automotive
2 2 (3.70%) Billing
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Architect
2 12 (22.22%) Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Head of Data Management
7 3 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.70%) SAP PM Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Integration Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Information Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Master Data Manager
8 2 (3.70%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
1 4 (7.41%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.85%) WPF
2 1 (1.85%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) DataPower
3 2 (3.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.85%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) Economics
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Data Modelling
2 13 (24.07%) Master Data Management
3 9 (16.67%) Migration
4 8 (14.81%) SOA
5 7 (12.96%) Workflow
5 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.96%) Asset Management
5 7 (12.96%) Data Migration
6 6 (11.11%) Analytics
6 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.11%) ERP
7 5 (9.26%) Project Management
7 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.41%) PLM
8 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (7.41%) Information Management
8 4 (7.41%) CAD
8 4 (7.41%) CAE
8 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.85%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) VB
3 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) MBA
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) ACCA
4 1 (1.85%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.41%) QA
3 2 (3.70%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) SAP
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (11.11%) IBM
5 4 (7.41%) Cognos
5 4 (7.41%) Siebel
5 4 (7.41%) JD Edwards
6 3 (5.56%) Teradata
6 3 (5.56%) Talend
6 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.70%) Informatica
7 2 (3.70%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.85%) Siemens
8 1 (1.85%) Sybase