The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Manager
Rank 144 134 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 12 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.16% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.17% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 7
Average daily rate £438 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £455 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £625 £625
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3579 2967 2567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.16% 94.25% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2155 1669 1303
Average daily rate £375 £363 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 179 191
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.22 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £42.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Manager
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 Manager across the North West region.

Data Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Manager
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 Manager across the North West region.

Data Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Manager
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 Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 8 £400 -36.00% 2
Cheshire -4 2 £458 -12.85% 2
Data Manager
England

Data Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 7 (29.17%) Data Quality
3 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Data Management
5 5 (20.83%) Workflow
5 5 (20.83%) MVS
5 5 (20.83%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) Unix
5 5 (20.83%) Middleware
5 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (12.50%) SAP
7 3 (12.50%) MS Access
7 3 (12.50%) SAP SD
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.33%) MS Project
4 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP SD
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MS Access
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) MVS
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Data Governance
1 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) Data Management
4 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Workflow
5 4 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Information Management
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) APMP
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) DataFlux
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Teradata
3 2 (8.33%) Trillium
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos