Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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 Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 83 68
Rank change year-on-year +22 -15 +17
Contract jobs citing Data Management 39 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.48% 1.11% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.35% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 12 13
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £368 £332 £405
90th Percentile £549 £638 £456
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £32.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50

Data Management 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 1270 1258 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.89% 81.85% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 810 640
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.73%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £501
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.83 £10.17
90th Percentile £46.40 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 17 November 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 17 (43.59%) Data Quality
2 16 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (28.21%) SQL
6 10 (25.64%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) Migration
6 10 (25.64%) Data Migration
7 9 (23.08%) Power BI
8 8 (20.51%) QlikView
8 8 (20.51%) Tableau
9 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.95%) Information Security
9 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.95%) Analytics
9 7 (17.95%) Visualisation
9 7 (17.95%) Data Mapping
10 6 (15.38%) Spotfire
10 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 6 (15.38%) Scala
10 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
10 6 (15.38%) R
10 6 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (15.38%) Data Governance
10 6 (15.38%) D3.js
10 6 (15.38%) Retail
10 6 (15.38%) Project Management
10 6 (15.38%) ETL
10 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.38%) Python

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (5.13%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SMS
1 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Power BI
2 8 (20.51%) QlikView
3 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.38%) Spotfire
4 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) GIS
6 1 (2.56%) OLAP
6 1 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.56%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Data Scientist
3 4 (10.26%) Applications Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Data Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 3 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Information Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Data Quality Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) D3.js
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) MDX
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
1 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 10 (25.64%) Data Migration
3 10 (25.64%) Migration
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Analytics
4 7 (17.95%) Data Mapping
4 7 (17.95%) Information Security
4 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.95%) Visualisation
5 6 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 6 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (15.38%) ETL
5 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
5 6 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
6 5 (12.82%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (12.82%) Data Deduplication
6 5 (12.82%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) GraphQL
2 6 (15.38%) Python
2 6 (15.38%) R
2 6 (15.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) GDPR
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Tableau
2 6 (15.38%) Cognos
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) DataFlux
4 2 (5.13%) Datanomic
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Trillium
5 1 (2.56%) ESRI