The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Manager
Rank 98 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.29% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate £400 £625 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +78.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £465 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £625 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £37.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-37.83% -13.95%
Data Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1729 1358 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.95% 95.77% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 789 586
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 58 52
Average hourly rate £17.30 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Data Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Data Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Data Manager in their job title 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 with Data Manager in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Data Governance
2 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) MS Access
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
4 2 (22.22%) DataFlux
4 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) SAS
4 2 (22.22%) Trillium
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Teradata
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) MS Project
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet

Data Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Data Manager in their job title 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 with Data Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MS Access
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Governance
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) DataFlux
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Teradata
1 2 (22.22%) Trillium
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft