The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Integration over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Integration
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 58 55 52
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Contract jobs citing Data Integration 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.31% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.38% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £431
% change year-on-year -5.55% +4.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Data Integration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 526 523 546
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.05% 81.21% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 329 334
Median daily rate £421 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +0.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 18
Median hourly rate £14.63 £13.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.37% -41.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.44 £8.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Data Integration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Integration in Birmingham

Data Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Integration in Birmingham

Data Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Integration 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 Integration.

1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Order to Cash
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CAR
1 1 (50.00%) SAP POS DM
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP

Data Integration
Top Related 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CAR
1 1 (50.00%) SAP POS DM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Order to Cash
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk