The first table below looks at the demand for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Management
Rank 116 116 113
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Management 19 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.44% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.62% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 17
Average daily rate
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£334 £310 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.66% -24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £254 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £392 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £41.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-60.24% +6.41%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2130 1940 2087
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 70.34% 70.91% 64.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 973 1106
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 94 109
Average hourly rate £27.17 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.51% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.75 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Data Management
England

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Data Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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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
Cheshire +5 7 £425 - 2
Manchester -2 5 £300 -8.04% 10
Lancashire - 5 - - 3
Merseyside +3 1 - - 2
Data Management
England

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (30.51%) Finance
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle
3 14 (23.73%) Relational Database
4 13 (22.03%) Degree
5 12 (20.34%) SQL
5 12 (20.34%) ITIL
5 12 (20.34%) Data Modelling
5 12 (20.34%) RDBMS
5 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
5 12 (20.34%) Migration
6 11 (18.64%) ETL
6 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
6 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
8 9 (15.25%) Data Migration
9 8 (13.56%) Metadata Management
9 8 (13.56%) Validation
9 8 (13.56%) Maximo
9 8 (13.56%) Legal
9 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
10 7 (11.86%) Change Management
10 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.86%) QA
11 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
11 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
11 6 (10.17%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (10.17%) Talend
11 6 (10.17%) Master Data Management
11 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.78%) SAS
3 3 (5.08%) Apache
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.39%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Maximo
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.69%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) Relational Database
2 12 (20.34%) RDBMS
3 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.39%) QlikView
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.69%) MS Access
9 1 (1.69%) OLAP
9 1 (1.69%) EDRMS
9 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Legal
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.39%) Local Government
5 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Automotive
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Data Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Data Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Developer
4 6 (10.17%) DBA
4 6 (10.17%) Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Maximo Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Senior SQL Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Business Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) .NET
1 5 (8.47%) Middleware
2 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.39%) Ajax
3 2 (3.39%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.69%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Reference Data
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Firmware
3 2 (3.39%) GIS
4 1 (1.69%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Statistics
4 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) UNIX
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) ITIL
1 12 (20.34%) Data Modelling
1 12 (20.34%) Migration
2 11 (18.64%) ETL
3 9 (15.25%) Data Migration
4 8 (13.56%) Metadata Management
4 8 (13.56%) Validation
4 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
5 7 (11.86%) Change Management
5 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.17%) Master Data Management
6 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.47%) Asset Management
7 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.47%) Data Governance
8 4 (6.78%) Data Mapping
8 4 (6.78%) EAM
8 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.78%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) C#
3 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.08%) Perl
3 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.69%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) VBA
4 1 (1.69%) C
4 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (8.47%) CISMP
4 4 (6.78%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (5.08%) ISEB
6 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) GCP
2 1 (1.69%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) RHEV
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) Talend
4 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.78%) Teradata
6 3 (5.08%) SAP
6 3 (5.08%) Sybase
6 3 (5.08%) IBM
6 3 (5.08%) EMC
6 3 (5.08%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) ESRI
7 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.69%) Cognizant
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