Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 110 50
Rank change year-on-year +22 -60 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 126 77 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.48% 1.66% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 1.98% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 50 117
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £325 £279 £308
90th Percentile £588 £551 £531
England median daily rate £500 £495 £450
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £44.05 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.02% -2.11% -

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 4,323 3,893 5,246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.01% 84.12% 84.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,593 2,476 3,116
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 141 138
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £23.48 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.12% +34.17% -18.60%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £32.21 £53.75 £39.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.85%

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 October 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
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 October 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 +4 51 £430 -
Birmingham +9 34 £450 -9.09% 13
Coventry -10 16 £588 +51.61% 5
Warwickshire +11 13 £425 +9.68% 1
Solihull -3 2 £363 - 2
Staffordshire -12 1 £300 -14.29% 4
Wolverhampton - 1 £565 - 1
Data Modelling
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 62 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (35.71%) SQL
3 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 29 (23.02%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (21.43%) Oracle
6 26 (20.63%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (19.84%) OO
8 23 (18.25%) PL/SQL
8 23 (18.25%) Configuration Management
8 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 23 (18.25%) Process Improvement
9 22 (17.46%) Waterfall
9 22 (17.46%) Java
10 21 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 19 (15.08%) JIRA
11 19 (15.08%) DevOps
11 19 (15.08%) Unix
11 19 (15.08%) Shell Script
12 18 (14.29%) BEA
12 18 (14.29%) WebLogic
12 18 (14.29%) J2EE
12 18 (14.29%) Problem Management
13 17 (13.49%) Confluence
14 16 (12.70%) Test Strategy
14 16 (12.70%) SDLC
15 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (11.11%) Windows
15 14 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (10.32%) Finance
16 13 (10.32%) SQL Server

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 18 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 17 (13.49%) Confluence
3 7 (5.56%) Documentum
4 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.97%) nginx
6 4 (3.17%) CMS
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.35%) Office 365
2 8 (6.35%) PaaS
2 8 (6.35%) SaaS
3 7 (5.56%) IaaS
4 6 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (6.35%) Power BI
5 6 (4.76%) MySQL
5 6 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.97%) Big Data
6 5 (3.97%) MariaDB
6 5 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.17%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (2.38%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (15.08%) JIRA
2 11 (8.73%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.38%) CA Gen
3 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.59%) RStudio
5 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.79%) ER Studio
5 1 (0.79%) ERwin
5 1 (0.79%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.79%) Toad
General
1 13 (10.32%) Finance
2 3 (2.38%) Legal
3 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (30.95%) Analyst
2 35 (27.78%) Architect
3 33 (26.19%) Business Analyst
3 33 (26.19%) Developer
4 11 (8.73%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (7.94%) Data Architect
5 10 (7.94%) Technical Architect
6 8 (6.35%) Tester
7 7 (5.56%) Azure Architect
8 6 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.76%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Data Modeller
9 5 (3.97%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (3.17%) CRM Architect
10 4 (3.17%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.17%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.29%) J2EE
2 8 (6.35%) Web Services
3 6 (4.76%) JSON
3 6 (4.76%) XML
4 5 (3.97%) .NET
4 5 (3.97%) HTML
4 5 (3.97%) REST
5 3 (2.38%) CSS
5 3 (2.38%) Django
5 3 (2.38%) Flask
5 3 (2.38%) GraphQL
6 2 (1.59%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.59%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.59%) WF
7 1 (0.79%) Java EE
7 1 (0.79%) LDAP
7 1 (0.79%) MDX
7 1 (0.79%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.76%) User Experience
4 3 (2.38%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.79%) FMCG
6 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.08%) Unix
2 14 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (3.97%) Linux
4 4 (3.17%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.02%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (20.63%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (19.84%) OO
5 23 (18.25%) Configuration Management
5 23 (18.25%) Process Improvement
6 22 (17.46%) Waterfall
7 21 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 19 (15.08%) DevOps
9 18 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 16 (12.70%) SDLC
10 16 (12.70%) Test Strategy
11 14 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (9.52%) User Stories
13 11 (8.73%) Business Analysis
13 11 (8.73%) ITSM
13 11 (8.73%) RUP
13 11 (8.73%) Scrum
13 11 (8.73%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (8.73%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.71%) SQL
2 23 (18.25%) PL/SQL
3 22 (17.46%) Java
4 19 (15.08%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.56%) Perl
5 7 (5.56%) Python
6 5 (3.97%) XQuery
7 4 (3.17%) C#
7 4 (3.17%) COBOL
7 4 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.59%) ABAP
9 1 (0.79%) C
9 1 (0.79%) R
9 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) ISEB
2 1 (0.79%) MCP
2 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.17%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (8.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.43%) Oracle
3 18 (14.29%) BEA
4 6 (4.76%) Google
4 6 (4.76%) Informatica
4 6 (4.76%) webMethods
5 5 (3.97%) Cisco
5 5 (3.97%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.17%) Pega
6 4 (3.17%) SAP
6 4 (3.17%) Tableau
7 2 (1.59%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.59%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.79%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.79%) MapR
8 1 (0.79%) OpenText