The table below looks at the statistics for Master 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 Master Data Management over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Master Data Management
Rank 141 134 127
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 13 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.44% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
Average daily rate £375 £425 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -39.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £300 £540
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £617 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £475
% change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.33
Master 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
3034 2490 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.91% 76.47% 74.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 1473 1055
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 115
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.54 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -1.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Master Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Master Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Master 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 Master Data Management across the North West region.

Master Data Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Master 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 Master Data Management across the North West region.

Master Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Master 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 Master Data Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 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
Cheshire 0 6 £355 -40.83%
Manchester -11 6 £425 -29.46% 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Master Data Management
England

Master Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Master 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 Master Data Management.

1 27 (100.00%) Data Management
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) User Stories
4 9 (33.33%) Data Governance
5 8 (29.63%) Life Science
5 8 (29.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (29.63%) SAP
6 7 (25.93%) Change Management
7 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (22.22%) SAP MDM
7 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 5 (18.52%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Migration
9 4 (14.81%) HTML
10 3 (11.11%) DHTML
10 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 3 (11.11%) DB2
10 3 (11.11%) JUnit
10 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
10 3 (11.11%) OOD
10 3 (11.11%) ETL
10 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (11.11%) EJB
10 3 (11.11%) CSS
10 3 (11.11%) JDBC
10 3 (11.11%) JSP
10 3 (11.11%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Master 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 Master Data Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) JBoss
1 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) SAP MDM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
1 3 (11.11%) JUnit
1 3 (11.11%) Log4j
General
1 8 (29.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.70%) German Language
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 16 (59.26%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Data Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Master Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) SAP MDM Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Master Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) DHTML
2 3 (11.11%) EJB
2 3 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 3 (11.11%) J2EE
2 3 (11.11%) JDBC
2 3 (11.11%) JMS
2 3 (11.11%) JSP
2 3 (11.11%) RESTful
2 3 (11.11%) SOAP
2 3 (11.11%) Struts
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) XSLT
3 2 (7.41%) Java EE
3 2 (7.41%) Java EE 5
3 2 (7.41%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Life Science
2 3 (11.11%) FMCG
3 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.41%) VSAM
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Data Management
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) User Stories
4 9 (33.33%) Data Governance
5 7 (25.93%) Change Management
6 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 5 (18.52%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) BPEL
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (11.11%) ETL
8 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (11.11%) OO
8 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (11.11%) OOD
8 3 (11.11%) Refactoring
8 3 (11.11%) UML
8 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
9 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) ABAP
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) SAP
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) CA
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Teradata
4 1 (3.70%) Siemens