The table below looks at the statistics for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 30 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Management 9 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.40% 2.17% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 2.58% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate £450 £530 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +39.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.40 £35.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-56.61% +57.77%
Data Management
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
197 310 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 74.34% 84.01% 68.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 248 110
Average daily rate £425 £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Average hourly rate £13.80 £30.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Management across the Oxford region.

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Management across the Oxford region.

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 4 (33.33%) Tableau
2 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Siebel
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Front Office
4 2 (16.67%) Back Office
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Confluence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Talend
5 1 (8.33%) Probability Theory
5 1 (8.33%) Boomi
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) QlikView
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Probability Theory
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Tableau
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Siebel
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Talend