The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Management
Rank 99 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Management 37 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.16% 0.83% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.12% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £304 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.05 £15.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.19% +31.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.25 £16.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+205.97% -48.46%
Data Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2327 2045 1990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.04% 74.04% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 1004 997
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 119 84
Average hourly rate £28.00 £22.94 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.07% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.90 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £44.90 £66.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Manchester -1 15 £235 -18.26% 14
Cheshire +13 10 - - 2
Lancashire -17 10 £338 -3.57% 5
Cumbria - - - -
Data Management
England

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 15 (26.79%) Degree
4 14 (25.00%) Finance
4 14 (25.00%) Master Data Management
5 12 (21.43%) Oracle
6 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (19.64%) RDBMS
6 11 (19.64%) Relational Database
7 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 10 (17.86%) ERP
7 10 (17.86%) ETL
8 9 (16.07%) Migration
8 9 (16.07%) Asset Management
9 8 (14.29%) Retail
9 8 (14.29%) ITIL
10 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (12.50%) Maximo
11 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
11 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
11 6 (10.71%) Metadata Management
11 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
12 5 (8.93%) Data Mapping
12 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) ArcGIS
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.79%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Maximo
2 5 (8.93%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.57%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.79%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.79%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Intranet
1 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) RDBMS
1 11 (19.64%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.14%) OLAP
6 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.36%) Big Data
7 2 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (3.57%) Essbase
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.79%) MS Access
8 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.79%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.14%) Banking
5 3 (5.36%) Advertising
5 3 (5.36%) Local Government
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Data Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Process Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.36%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Business Process Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Programme Test Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Designer
8 2 (3.57%) Business Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) GIS Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Hyperion Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Middleware
2 2 (3.57%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.36%) GIS
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Life Science
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.36%) UNIX
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.86%) ERP
3 10 (17.86%) ETL
4 9 (16.07%) Migration
4 9 (16.07%) Asset Management
5 8 (14.29%) ITIL
6 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.71%) Metadata Management
7 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
8 5 (8.93%) Data Mapping
9 4 (7.14%) Analytics
9 4 (7.14%) TOGAF
9 4 (7.14%) BPMN
9 4 (7.14%) Project Management
10 3 (5.36%) B2C
10 3 (5.36%) Change Management
10 3 (5.36%) Validation
10 3 (5.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) Perl
2 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.57%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.79%) ABAP
4 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) ISEB
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Firmware
1 3 (5.36%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.43%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) IBM
3 4 (7.14%) Talend
4 3 (5.36%) NetApp
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.36%) Sybase
4 3 (5.36%) SAP
4 3 (5.36%) EMC
5 2 (3.57%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.57%) Informatica
5 2 (3.57%) Cognos
5 2 (3.57%) ESRI
5 2 (3.57%) Teradata
6 1 (1.79%) Lagan
6 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.79%) Cognizant
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