The table below looks at the statistics for Metadata Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Metadata 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
Metadata Management
Rank - 195 210
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.018% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.023% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £550 £545
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
-2.72% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.15
Metadata Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2958 4428 4982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.71% 80.54% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2396 3452 3669
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.26 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Metadata Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Metadata Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Metadata Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Metadata Management across the City of London region.

Metadata Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London