Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Data Lake skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Lake over the 6 months to 16 November 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 Lakes
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 187 203
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Data Lake 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.042% 0.096%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.23% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £438 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.33% -
10th Percentile £373 £406 £436
90th Percentile £475 £469 £497
England median daily rate £525 £550 £600
% change year-on-year -4.55% -8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £49.75 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +10.56% - -

Data Lake is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 957 873 1,252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.58% 18.13% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 552 753
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £269
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 24
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.75 £31.16 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.35% +75.52% -11.25%
10th Percentile £13.74 £21.00 £13.98
90th Percentile £61.19 £51.88 £23.70
England median hourly rate £33.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +4.69% +14.29% +0.79%

Data Lake
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Lake in the West Midlands

Data Lake
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Lake in the West Midlands

Data Lake
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Lake within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Coventry - 4 £438 -
Warwickshire - 1 £425 - 1
Data Lake
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Lake 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Lake.

1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Talend
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
3 1 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark

Data Lake
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
1 1 (16.67%) Apache CXF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Science
3 1 (16.67%) Data Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Talend