Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analysis over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Analysis
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 88 73
Rank change year-on-year +6 -15 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 15 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.94% 1.06% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.30% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 9
Birmingham median daily rate £394 £381 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.28% -7.01% +9.33%
10th Percentile £266 £291 £213
90th Percentile £683 £503 £470
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £19.61 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.50 £18.94 £31.44
% change year-on-year +177.19% -39.76% +74.67%

Data Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1298 1227 1049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.23% 81.20% 75.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 786 661
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £228
90th Percentile £526 £550 £501
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.81 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £32.10 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.67 £20.00
% change year-on-year +33.94% -6.68% -

Data Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Data Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analysis in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Analysis in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analysis in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analysis in Birmingham

Data Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analysis in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analysis in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Analysis.

1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) DB2
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science

Data Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Information Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SQL BI Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Data Scientist
5 1 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (20.00%) ETL
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Data Strategy
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Microservices
3 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) R
2 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) Embarcadero
2 1 (6.67%) GoldenSource
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Kronos
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata