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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Management
Rank 87 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Management 50 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.58% 0.96% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.36% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 17
Average daily rate £370 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £430
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £35.24 £61.00 £21.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +180.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.57 £27.75 £19.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.91 £76.05 £23.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -36.73%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2259 1696 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.19% 70.43% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 841 965
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £226 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 82 91
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £61.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 31 £325 -7.14% 7
Cheshire - 11 £600 - 1
Lancashire - 6 £365 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £325 - 1
Cumbria - - - - 1
Data Management
England

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (22.99%) Finance
2 17 (19.54%) ITIL
3 16 (18.39%) SQL
3 16 (18.39%) Data Modelling
3 16 (18.39%) Master Data Management
4 14 (16.09%) Oracle
5 13 (14.94%) Teradata
5 13 (14.94%) Data Governance
6 12 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (12.64%) QA
8 10 (11.49%) Reference Data
8 10 (11.49%) SOA
8 10 (11.49%) ERP
8 10 (11.49%) SAS
8 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
8 10 (11.49%) Project Management
9 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
9 9 (10.34%) Maximo
10 8 (9.20%) Legal
10 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
10 8 (9.20%) Change Management
10 8 (9.20%) Data Protection
11 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
11 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.90%) SAP
12 6 (6.90%) Asset Management
12 6 (6.90%) Data Analysis
12 6 (6.90%) Data Mapping
12 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (11.49%) SAS
2 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Maximo
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.15%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.30%) QlikView
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.15%) Big Data
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (22.99%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Legal
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Retail
3 5 (5.75%) Local Government
4 3 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.15%) Automotive
6 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Analyst
2 19 (21.84%) Architect
3 16 (18.39%) Data Manager
4 8 (9.20%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Data Architect
5 6 (6.90%) DBA
5 6 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Service Transition Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Applications Architect
6 5 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Consultant
7 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 3 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Administrator
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) Middleware
2 4 (4.60%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.30%) Ajax
4 1 (1.15%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Reference Data
2 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.75%) GIS
4 4 (4.60%) PACS
5 2 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) UNIX
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Solaris
2 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) ITIL
2 16 (18.39%) Data Modelling
2 16 (18.39%) Master Data Management
3 13 (14.94%) Data Governance
4 10 (11.49%) SOA
4 10 (11.49%) ERP
4 10 (11.49%) Project Management
5 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (9.20%) Change Management
6 8 (9.20%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.90%) Asset Management
8 6 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 6 (6.90%) Data Mapping
8 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.75%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) Information Management
9 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (5.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) C#
3 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.15%) C
4 1 (1.15%) VBA
4 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (5.75%) CISMP
2 5 (5.75%) ISEB
3 4 (4.60%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (4.60%) Degree
3 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.15%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Oracle
2 13 (14.94%) Teradata
3 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.90%) SAP
5 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.30%) Talend
6 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
Preston, Lancashire
Advantage Resourcing
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