Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Data Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Strategy over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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 Strategy
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 139 135
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Strategy 21 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.85% 0.13% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.16% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 8
East Midlands median daily rate £473 £538 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.09% -4.44% +40.63%
10th Percentile £415 £476 £443
90th Percentile £849 £589 £625
England median daily rate £525 £575 £525
% change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.50 - -

Data Strategy 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,052 2,534 2,614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.25% 84.10% 82.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,328 1,632 1,673
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £392 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.59% +2.48% +2.00%
10th Percentile £275 £238 £216
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 96 79
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.94 £15.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.71% +4.83% -9.69%
10th Percentile £9.61 £10.00 £9.75
90th Percentile £34.63 £47.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.56% -2.57% +5.56%

Data Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Data Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Strategy in the East Midlands

Data Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Strategy in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Strategy in the East Midlands

Data Strategy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Strategy in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Strategy in the East Midlands

Data Strategy
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Strategy within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +24 14 £451 -24.92%
Derbyshire +17 6 £457 -3.89%
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £700 - 2
Data Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Strategy.

1 9 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Data Architecture
2 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
3 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 6 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 6 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (28.57%) Data Lake
5 5 (23.81%) iPaaS
5 5 (23.81%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) Data Mapping
6 4 (19.05%) Validation
6 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (19.05%) Data Privacy
6 4 (19.05%) QA
6 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Internet
6 4 (19.05%) Data Validation
7 3 (14.29%) Data Security
7 3 (14.29%) Legal

Data Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) NetWeaver
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP MDG
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Data Lake
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ERwin
1 1 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Integration Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Data Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Data Migration Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Migration Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modeller
4 2 (9.52%) Head of Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Head of Data Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (42.86%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (38.10%) Data Architecture
2 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
3 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 6 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (28.57%) Migration
5 5 (23.81%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (23.81%) Data Mapping
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Privacy
6 4 (19.05%) Data Validation
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
6 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 4 (19.05%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.76%) IAS 39
3 1 (4.76%) IFRS
3 1 (4.76%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Teradata