Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 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 Modelling
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 113 63
Rank change year-on-year +43 -50 -27
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 153 70 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.13% 1.48% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 1.78% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 39 100
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.78% +1.52%
10th Percentile £347 £324 £315
90th Percentile £588 £630 £600
England median daily rate £500 £478 £475
% change year-on-year +4.60% +0.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £35.55 £34.00
% change year-on-year +5.48% +4.57% -32.00%

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 4,245 3,937 4,590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 86.79% 83.50% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,635 2,520 2,757
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £238 £250
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 142 147
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £24.99 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.97% +38.83% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.67 £10.61
90th Percentile £45.00 £48.75 £40.12
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.26 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.04% -2.07% +5.56%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 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
Shropshire -1 54 £431 +7.81% 1
Birmingham +28 47 £425 -12.37% 6
Coventry +18 25 £500 +2.51% 2
Warwickshire +5 16 £450 +5.88% 2
Wolverhampton - 2 £483 -
Solihull +4 1 £363 - 4
Staffordshire -10 1 £425 -10.53% 2
Walsall - 1 £375 -
Data Modelling
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 65 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (35.29%) SQL
3 41 (26.80%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (20.26%) Migration
5 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
5 30 (19.61%) Configuration Management
5 30 (19.61%) PL/SQL
5 30 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
7 28 (18.30%) Oracle
8 26 (16.99%) OO
8 26 (16.99%) Process Improvement
9 25 (16.34%) Problem Management
9 25 (16.34%) Unix
10 24 (15.69%) Test Strategy
11 23 (15.03%) SDLC
11 23 (15.03%) RUP
11 23 (15.03%) Data Analysis
12 22 (14.38%) Data Management
13 20 (13.07%) Java
14 18 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (11.76%) J2EE
14 18 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (11.11%) WebLogic
15 17 (11.11%) BEA
15 17 (11.11%) ETL
15 17 (11.11%) Shell Script
15 17 (11.11%) Waterfall
16 16 (10.46%) Confluence
16 16 (10.46%) JIRA

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 17 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 16 (10.46%) Confluence
3 5 (3.27%) nginx
3 5 (3.27%) SAS
4 3 (1.96%) Documentum
4 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.31%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.65%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 30 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.84%) Dynamics 365
3 10 (6.54%) SaaS
4 9 (5.88%) PaaS
5 8 (5.23%) IaaS
6 6 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (3.92%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (3.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (3.27%) Office 365
8 3 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.96%) Serverless
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.27%) VoIP
2 1 (0.65%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.46%) Relational Database
2 14 (9.15%) Big Data
3 13 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.84%) Power BI
5 10 (6.54%) SQL Server
6 9 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 8 (5.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.23%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (5.23%) Cosmos DB
7 8 (5.23%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.58%) MySQL
9 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.27%) MariaDB
11 4 (2.61%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (10.46%) JIRA
2 10 (6.54%) Bitbucket
3 3 (1.96%) CA Gen
4 2 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.31%) ER Studio
4 2 (1.31%) ERwin
4 2 (1.31%) RStudio
5 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.65%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) Toad
General
1 13 (8.50%) Finance
2 3 (1.96%) Marketing
3 2 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.31%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (26.14%) Architect
2 31 (20.26%) Analyst
3 27 (17.65%) Developer
4 22 (14.38%) Business Analyst
5 15 (9.80%) Data Architect
6 13 (8.50%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (6.54%) Technical Architect
8 9 (5.88%) Data Analyst
9 7 (4.58%) Tester
9 7 (4.58%) User Researcher
10 6 (3.92%) Data Modeller
10 6 (3.92%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.27%) Azure Architect
11 5 (3.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (3.27%) Consultant
12 4 (2.61%) Big Data Developer
12 4 (2.61%) Cloud Architect
12 4 (2.61%) CRM Architect
12 4 (2.61%) Integration Architect
13 3 (1.96%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.76%) J2EE
2 8 (5.23%) Django
2 8 (5.23%) Flask
2 8 (5.23%) GraphQL
3 7 (4.58%) REST
4 5 (3.27%) JSON
4 5 (3.27%) Web Services
4 5 (3.27%) XML
5 4 (2.61%) .NET
6 3 (1.96%) Kafka
7 2 (1.31%) CSS
7 2 (1.31%) HTML
8 1 (0.65%) Ajax
8 1 (0.65%) EJB
8 1 (0.65%) Java EE
8 1 (0.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.19%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (5.23%) Data Structures
3 8 (5.23%) User Experience
4 7 (4.58%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.31%) FMCG
6 2 (1.31%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.31%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.65%) CMDB
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.34%) Unix
2 14 (9.15%) Windows
3 5 (3.27%) Linux
4 2 (1.31%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.80%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (20.26%) Migration
4 30 (19.61%) Configuration Management
5 29 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (16.99%) OO
6 26 (16.99%) Process Improvement
7 25 (16.34%) Problem Management
8 24 (15.69%) Test Strategy
9 23 (15.03%) Data Analysis
9 23 (15.03%) RUP
9 23 (15.03%) SDLC
10 22 (14.38%) Data Management
11 17 (11.11%) ETL
11 17 (11.11%) Waterfall
12 16 (10.46%) Workshop Facilitation
13 15 (9.80%) Data Migration
13 15 (9.80%) Visualisation
14 14 (9.15%) Analytics
14 14 (9.15%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (35.29%) SQL
2 30 (19.61%) PL/SQL
3 20 (13.07%) Java
4 17 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 11 (7.19%) Python
6 8 (5.23%) C#
7 5 (3.27%) Perl
7 5 (3.27%) XQuery
8 4 (2.61%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.31%) COBOL
9 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.31%) R
9 2 (1.31%) VBA
10 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (7.84%) Degree
2 9 (5.88%) ISEB
3 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.65%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (0.65%) CITP
4 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.65%) IIBA
4 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.61%) GDPR
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Netcool
1 1 (0.65%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 28 (18.30%) Oracle
3 17 (11.11%) BEA
4 6 (3.92%) Tableau
4 6 (3.92%) webMethods
5 5 (3.27%) Cisco
5 5 (3.27%) Google
5 5 (3.27%) Informatica
5 5 (3.27%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.61%) Pega
7 3 (1.96%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.96%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) BMC
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.65%) Microgen
8 1 (0.65%) Nokia
8 1 (0.65%) OpenText
8 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds