Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Data Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Modelling over the 6 months to 18 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 Modelling
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 93 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 -38 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 113 89 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.21% 2.04% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.45% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 52 102
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £292 £313
90th Percentile £562 £547 £501
England median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.49 £44.29
% change year-on-year +42.94% -44.71% +4.20%

Data Modelling 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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,264 3,638 5,077
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.54% 83.42% 83.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,554 2,299 2,960
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 125 126
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.19% +23.53% -24.44%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £10.73
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.10 £39.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.42% +2.13% +9.05%

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Modelling in the West Midlands

Data Modelling
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 Modelling in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Modelling in the West Midlands

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Modelling in the West Midlands

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Modelling in the West Midlands

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Modelling in the West Midlands

Data Modelling
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 Modelling within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Shropshire +3 37 £430 -13.23% 1
Birmingham -17 35 £450 +12.50% 10
Warwickshire +1 10 £400 +14.29% 3
Coventry -14 10 £513 +32.32% 5
Staffordshire +1 5 £375 +7.14% 3
Kingswinford - 2 - -
Solihull - 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Data Modelling
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 58 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.86%) SQL
3 29 (25.66%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (21.24%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (20.35%) Oracle
6 22 (19.47%) OO
6 22 (19.47%) Waterfall
7 21 (18.58%) Data Analysis
7 21 (18.58%) Java
8 20 (17.70%) Configuration Management
8 20 (17.70%) Data Quality
9 19 (16.81%) Process Improvement
9 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
10 18 (15.93%) JIRA
11 17 (15.04%) SDLC
12 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
12 16 (14.16%) Finance
13 15 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (13.27%) Shell Script
13 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (13.27%) PL/SQL
13 15 (13.27%) Unix
13 15 (13.27%) Confluence
13 15 (13.27%) Logical Data Model
14 14 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (12.39%) Problem Management
14 14 (12.39%) Windows
14 14 (12.39%) J2EE
14 14 (12.39%) WebLogic
14 14 (12.39%) Microsoft Office

Data Modelling
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 15 (13.27%) Confluence
2 14 (12.39%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.19%) Documentum
4 4 (3.54%) CMS
4 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.77%) SAS
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Actimize
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.31%) IaaS
2 6 (5.31%) PaaS
2 6 (5.31%) SaaS
3 3 (2.65%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.08%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.31%) QlikView
6 5 (4.42%) Power BI
6 5 (4.42%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.42%) Star Schema
7 4 (3.54%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (3.54%) Semantic Layer
7 4 (3.54%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (2.65%) Big Data
8 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.65%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.65%) OLAP
8 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (15.93%) JIRA
2 9 (7.96%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.65%) CA Gen
3 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.77%) Gradle
4 2 (1.77%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.77%) JProfiler
4 2 (1.77%) JUnit
4 2 (1.77%) Maven
4 2 (1.77%) RStudio
4 2 (1.77%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Banking
2 4 (3.54%) Retail
3 3 (2.65%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (30.97%) Analyst
2 33 (29.20%) Developer
3 32 (28.32%) Business Analyst
4 27 (23.89%) Architect
5 11 (9.73%) Data Architect
5 11 (9.73%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.19%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (6.19%) SQL Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Azure Architect
7 6 (5.31%) Tester
8 5 (4.42%) Data Modeller
9 4 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 4 (3.54%) DevOps Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 3 (2.65%) ITIL Configuration Manager
10 3 (2.65%) ITIL Manager
10 3 (2.65%) ITIL Project Manager
10 3 (2.65%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) J2EE
2 5 (4.42%) HTML
2 5 (4.42%) Web Services
3 3 (2.65%) .NET
3 3 (2.65%) Java EE
4 2 (1.77%) .NET Core
4 2 (1.77%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.77%) CSS
4 2 (1.77%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.77%) JPA
4 2 (1.77%) LDAP
4 2 (1.77%) REST
4 2 (1.77%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (1.77%) SOAP
4 2 (1.77%) Spring
4 2 (1.77%) Spring Boot
4 2 (1.77%) WF
5 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.50%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.65%) CMDB
4 3 (2.65%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.65%) User Experience
5 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.88%) NHS
6 1 (0.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.27%) Unix
2 14 (12.39%) Windows
3 3 (2.65%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.66%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (21.24%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (19.47%) OO
4 22 (19.47%) Waterfall
5 21 (18.58%) Data Analysis
6 20 (17.70%) Configuration Management
7 19 (16.81%) Process Improvement
8 17 (15.04%) SDLC
9 15 (13.27%) Logical Data Model
9 15 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (12.39%) Problem Management
11 13 (11.50%) DevOps
12 12 (10.62%) Business Analysis
12 12 (10.62%) Data Management
12 12 (10.62%) Test Strategy
13 11 (9.73%) RUP
13 11 (9.73%) Scrum
13 11 (9.73%) Systems Analysis
14 9 (7.96%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.86%) SQL
2 21 (18.58%) Java
3 15 (13.27%) PL/SQL
3 15 (13.27%) Shell Script
4 7 (6.19%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.31%) Perl
6 3 (2.65%) COBOL
7 2 (1.77%) ABAP
7 2 (1.77%) Java 8
7 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.77%) Python
7 2 (1.77%) R
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) Caml Language
8 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.65%) Degree
1 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
2 1 (0.88%) MCP
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.70%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.31%) GDPR
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Oracle
2 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.39%) BEA
4 5 (4.42%) Informatica
4 5 (4.42%) webMethods
5 4 (3.54%) Pega
5 4 (3.54%) SAP
6 3 (2.65%) Jaspersoft
6 3 (2.65%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.77%) Perforce
7 2 (1.77%) Tableau
8 1 (0.88%) Capita
8 1 (0.88%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.88%) Google
8 1 (0.88%) IBM
8 1 (0.88%) MapR
8 1 (0.88%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.88%) Netezza
8 1 (0.88%) OpenText
8 1 (0.88%) RedGate