The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 22 June 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 Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 58 56
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 7 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.14% 1.22% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.46% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 9
Median daily rate £419 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.06% -6.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £440 £430
% change year-on-year -0.56% +2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.09 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.87% -54.02%  

Data Management 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 503 684 608
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.79% 83.52% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 481 406
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.22 £12.50 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £42.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Birmingham

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Birmingham

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in Birmingham

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 12 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Service Management
4 7 (29.17%) CRM
5 6 (25.00%) User Experience
5 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (25.00%) SDLC
5 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (25.00%) Open Source
5 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (25.00%) Change Management
5 6 (25.00%) Workflow
5 6 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) EDRMS
6 5 (20.83%) Ruby
6 5 (20.83%) Python
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (20.83%) Scala
6 5 (20.83%) Case Management
6 5 (20.83%) IT Strategy
6 5 (20.83%) Data Strategy
7 4 (16.67%) Data Cleansing

Data Management
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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.17%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) EDRMS
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Power BI
3 1 (4.17%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Head of Applications
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (25.00%) Head of Application Development
2 6 (25.00%) Head of Development
3 5 (20.83%) Head of Support
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Data Migration Lead
4 4 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Data Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) QA Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Quality Manager
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (29.17%) CRM
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Service Management
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 6 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (25.00%) Migration
4 6 (25.00%) Open Source
4 6 (25.00%) SDLC
4 6 (25.00%) Workflow
5 5 (20.83%) Case Management
5 5 (20.83%) Data Strategy
5 5 (20.83%) IT Strategy
6 4 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (16.67%) Master Data Management
7 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
1 5 (20.83%) Python
1 5 (20.83%) Ruby
1 5 (20.83%) Scala
2 3 (12.50%) C
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.17%) CITP
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.17%) GDPR
3 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Cognos
4 1 (4.17%) DataFlux
4 1 (4.17%) Datanomic
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Trillium