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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 80 102 112
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Management 86 72 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.44% 1.61% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.97% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 42 10
Median daily rate £494 £471 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.88% +21.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £664 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £54.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +237.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £49.82 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-32.75% +283.23%
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
2939 3663 2440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.30% 81.82% 75.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 2293 1396
Median daily rate £408 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 149 114
Median hourly rate £24.50 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.78% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.58 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Data Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +24 26 £480 +5.72% 3
Manchester +7 26 £425 -43.33% 7
Cheshire -9 17 £600 +28.00% 4
Merseyside +10 11 £500 +66.66%
Data Management
England

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 53 (33.13%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.63%) Finance
4 29 (18.13%) Oracle
5 26 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 24 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 23 (14.38%) Open Source
9 22 (13.75%) BDD
9 22 (13.75%) IaaS
9 22 (13.75%) Master Data Management
9 22 (13.75%) Unit Testing
9 22 (13.75%) TDD
10 20 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
10 20 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
10 20 (12.50%) Oracle Database
10 20 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
11 19 (11.88%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (11.88%) ITIL
11 19 (11.88%) PRINCE2
11 19 (11.88%) Business Analysis
12 18 (11.25%) Security Cleared
12 18 (11.25%) SQL
12 18 (11.25%) MS Excel
12 18 (11.25%) Project Management
12 18 (11.25%) SaaS
13 17 (10.63%) PaaS
13 17 (10.63%) SAP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.75%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (4.38%) CMS
3 6 (3.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (3.75%) SAS
4 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.25%) Apache
5 2 (1.25%) nginx
5 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.63%) GeoServer
Applications
1 18 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.88%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.25%) MS Office
3 2 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 20 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 8 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (3.75%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (3.13%) SAP FI
5 4 (2.50%) SAP MDM
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.25%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.25%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.25%) SAP PP
6 2 (1.25%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.63%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.63%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.75%) IaaS
2 18 (11.25%) SaaS
3 17 (10.63%) PaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 20 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (6.88%) Data Mining
4 8 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (3.75%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.13%) MS Access
6 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.13%) SAP BI
6 5 (3.13%) SAP BW
6 5 (3.13%) SAP HANA
7 4 (2.50%) Big Data
7 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.88%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.88%) HBase
8 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) JIRA
2 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.25%) IntelliJ
2 2 (1.25%) NetBeans
2 2 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.63%) Toad
General
1 33 (20.63%) Finance
2 8 (5.00%) General Ledger
3 7 (4.38%) Retail
4 6 (3.75%) Banking
5 5 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.50%) Back Office
6 4 (2.50%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.50%) Legal
7 3 (1.88%) Billing
8 2 (1.25%) Marketing
9 1 (0.63%) Front Office
9 1 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Local Government
9 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (23.13%) Architect
2 29 (18.13%) Analyst
3 22 (13.75%) Data Architect
3 22 (13.75%) Developer
4 19 (11.88%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.88%) Software Engineer
6 10 (6.25%) Consultant
6 10 (6.25%) DBA
6 10 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (5.63%) Administrator
8 7 (4.38%) Data Analyst
8 7 (4.38%) Principal Engineer
8 7 (4.38%) Principal Software Engineer
8 7 (4.38%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (4.38%) Senior Manager
8 7 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.75%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (3.75%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.75%) Middleware
2 9 (5.63%) J2EE
2 9 (5.63%) Web Services
3 7 (4.38%) .NET
4 4 (2.50%) CSS
5 2 (1.25%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.25%) D3.js
5 2 (1.25%) HTML
5 2 (1.25%) jQuery
5 2 (1.25%) JSON
5 2 (1.25%) Node.js
5 2 (1.25%) XML
6 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.63%) Laravel
6 1 (0.63%) PostGIS
6 1 (0.63%) REST
6 1 (0.63%) SOAP
6 1 (0.63%) Spring
6 1 (0.63%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 53 (33.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.63%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.38%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.75%) Credit Risk
5 6 (3.75%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.75%) Smart Meter
6 5 (3.13%) Taxonomies
7 4 (2.50%) Ontologies
8 3 (1.88%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.88%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.88%) NHS
8 3 (1.88%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.88%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.25%) Life Science
10 1 (0.63%) Clustering
10 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.63%) Statistics
10 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.88%) Linux
2 2 (1.25%) Unix
2 2 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 24 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 23 (14.38%) Open Source
5 22 (13.75%) BDD
5 22 (13.75%) Master Data Management
5 22 (13.75%) TDD
5 22 (13.75%) Unit Testing
6 19 (11.88%) Business Analysis
6 19 (11.88%) ITIL
6 19 (11.88%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (11.88%) PRINCE2
6 19 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (11.25%) Project Management
8 15 (9.38%) Change Management
8 15 (9.38%) Data Governance
8 15 (9.38%) ERP
9 14 (8.75%) High Availability
9 14 (8.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.25%) SQL
2 15 (9.38%) Java
3 11 (6.88%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.00%) Python
5 6 (3.75%) C#
6 5 (3.13%) C++
7 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.25%) C
8 2 (1.25%) Perl
8 2 (1.25%) Ruby
8 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) VB
9 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.13%) Degree
3 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (3.75%) QA
4 5 (3.13%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.63%) IAS 39
System Software
1 12 (7.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (18.13%) Oracle
2 17 (10.63%) SAP
3 14 (8.75%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.00%) IBM
5 3 (1.88%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.25%) Talend
6 2 (1.25%) Teradata
7 1 (0.63%) ESRI
7 1 (0.63%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.63%) hybris
7 1 (0.63%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.63%) Informatica
7 1 (0.63%) Sage
7 1 (0.63%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.63%) Tableau
7 1 (0.63%) Trillium