The table below looks at the statistics for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 75 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Management 14 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.27% 1.60% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.90% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 7
Average daily rate £500 £413 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.40 £35.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-56.61% +59.55%
Data Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
934 840 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.52% 84.08% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 530 309
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 49
Average hourly rate £22.54 £31.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.87% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.82 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Management across the Cheshire region.

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Data Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Management across the Cheshire region.

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -11 6 £550 +29.41%
Macclesfield -2 3 £375 -
Chester -2 2 £250 -41.17% 1
Alderley Edge - 1 £375 -
Knutsford - 1 £425 -
Data Management
North West

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Data Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Management.

1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Master Data Management
3 8 (29.63%) User Stories
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 6 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (22.22%) Open Source
5 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (18.52%) ServiceNow
6 5 (18.52%) FQL
6 5 (18.52%) CAML
6 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
6 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) OWASP
6 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (18.52%) Life Science
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) Change Management
6 5 (18.52%) Law
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 5 (18.52%) C#
6 5 (18.52%) Java
6 5 (18.52%) VB
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
6 5 (18.52%) ETL
7 4 (14.81%) UML
7 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Data Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.41%) GIS
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.70%) DB2
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (18.52%) Law
4 3 (11.11%) Banking
5 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.70%) Local Government
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Business IT Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (7.41%) SQL BI Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SSIS Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Data Manager
8 1 (3.70%) GIS Developer
8 1 (3.70%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
1 5 (18.52%) CAML
2 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) CSS3
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Life Science
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
3 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.70%) LLPG
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Master Data Management
3 8 (29.63%) User Stories
4 6 (22.22%) Open Source
5 5 (18.52%) Change Management
5 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
5 5 (18.52%) ETL
5 5 (18.52%) OWASP
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
6 4 (14.81%) UML
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) SOA
7 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
1 5 (18.52%) FQL
1 5 (18.52%) Java
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
1 5 (18.52%) VB
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.41%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) BS7666
3 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) ServiceNow
2 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) BMC
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Remedy
4 1 (3.70%) ESRI
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Talend
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata