Period
to 25 July 2017

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 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 200 185
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15 -
Contract jobs citing DataFlux 1 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.023% 0.18% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.053% 0.38% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £394 £344 £383
90th Percentile £481 £406 £448
England median daily rate £385 £375 £401
% change year-on-year +2.67% -6.37% +14.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 1890 2897 2454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 42.92% 48.14% 47.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1132 1573 1337
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.01%
10th Percentile £231 £225 £205
90th Percentile £553 £525 £534
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 88 167
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £13.78 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.38% -16.52% +3.13%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.63
90th Percentile £46.25 £25.38 £37.80
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.48 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.72% -0.14% +2.94%

DataFlux
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Birmingham +16 1 £438 +16.67%
DataFlux
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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