Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 131 125
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 +24
Contract jobs citing Data Strategy 12 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.42% 0.61% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.73% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 12
East Midlands median daily rate £419 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.84% -5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £406 £340 £450
90th Percentile £450 £600 £625
England median daily rate £515 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -6.36% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £85.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +142.86% - -

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 2,370 2,619 2,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.01% 84.76% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,467 1,652 1,618
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 86 61
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.01% -1.03% -19.44%
10th Percentile £10.37 £10.30 £10.44
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.48 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.43% -0.09% +8.60%

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
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 15 August 2018. 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
Derbyshire +16 6 £413 -13.16%
Nottinghamshire -10 5 £413 -27.92% 3
Northamptonshire -13 2 - -
Data Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Toad
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (25.00%) ERwin
4 3 (25.00%) BPR
4 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis

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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Impala
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) ERwin
1 3 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Data Modeller
2 3 (25.00%) Migration Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Report Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Kafka
1 1 (8.33%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) BPR
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (25.00%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Security
3 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
1 1 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (8.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks
3 1 (8.33%) Talend