The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of DataFlux products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataFlux over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAS DataFlux.

DataFlux
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 134 123
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11  
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.047% 0.10% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.21% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £438 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £333 £475
% change year-on-year +12.78% -30.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DataFlux is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 883 1409 1364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.24% 49.11% 50.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 743 755
Median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +7.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 87
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.51% -41.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.38 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

DataFlux
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing DataFlux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for DataFlux in the West Midlands

DataFlux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataFlux in the West Midlands

DataFlux
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 DataFlux within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 1 £438 -
DataFlux
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataFlux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DataFlux.

1 1 (100.00%) Trillium
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Datanomic
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR

DataFlux
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Insight Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Insight Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Insight Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Datanomic
1 1 (100.00%) Trillium