The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DataFlux products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAS DataFlux.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DataFlux
Rank 130 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.079% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £391 -
% change year-on-year
-12.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DataFlux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1400 1211 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.59% 47.94% 49.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 709 530
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 74 82
Median hourly rate £13.87 £21.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.22% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £31.25 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

DataFlux
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing DataFlux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

DataFlux Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DataFlux
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DataFlux across the West Midlands region.

DataFlux Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DataFlux
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 DataFlux within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 1 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 £375 -16.66%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
DataFlux
England

DataFlux
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataFlux 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 DataFlux.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Trillium
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica
1 6 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management

DataFlux
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
1 3 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Data Quality Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Informatica
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Trillium