The first table below looks at the demand for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 Reading 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 47 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Management 26 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.42% 0.65% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 0.91% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 2
Average daily rate £433 £335 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.10% -23.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £307 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £363 £648
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £430
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -36.73%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 550 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.18% 71.24% 63.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 236 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Management
Berkshire

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Data Management Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 30 (56.60%) Master Data Management
2 27 (50.94%) ETL
3 26 (49.06%) Data Cleansing
4 25 (47.17%) Migration
5 20 (37.74%) SQL
6 19 (35.85%) Data Modelling
6 19 (35.85%) Informatica
6 19 (35.85%) Data Migration
7 18 (33.96%) Data Analysis
8 16 (30.19%) Data Architecture
9 15 (28.30%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (24.53%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
11 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
11 10 (18.87%) Finance
11 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
11 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (16.98%) Data Quality
12 9 (16.98%) Oracle
13 8 (15.09%) Business Objects
13 8 (15.09%) PowerCenter
13 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
14 7 (13.21%) Data Governance
14 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
14 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
15 6 (11.32%) XML
15 6 (11.32%) BusinessObjects XI
16 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 12c

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (15.09%) PowerCenter
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.32%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (9.43%) DB2
5 5 (9.43%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (7.55%) Star Schema
6 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.66%) OLAP
8 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.89%) Big Data
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) ERwin
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Data Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Data Manager
3 10 (18.87%) Project Manager
4 8 (15.09%) Data Migration Manager
5 6 (11.32%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Data Migration Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) ERP Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) ERP Implementation Consultant
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Data Modeller
9 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Data Modeller
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Data Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) ODBC
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) New Media
3 1 (1.89%) Statistics
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Master Data Management
2 27 (50.94%) ETL
3 26 (49.06%) Data Cleansing
4 25 (47.17%) Migration
5 19 (35.85%) Data Modelling
5 19 (35.85%) Data Migration
6 18 (33.96%) Data Analysis
7 16 (30.19%) Data Architecture
8 13 (24.53%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
9 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
10 7 (13.21%) Data Governance
11 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (3.77%) ERP
12 2 (3.77%) Scrum
12 2 (3.77%) Analytics
13 1 (1.89%) Statistical Modelling
13 1 (1.89%) Business Analytics
13 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
13 1 (1.89%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) C
3 1 (1.89%) R
3 1 (1.89%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Informatica
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle
4 8 (15.09%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.66%) DataFlux
5 3 (5.66%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.77%) Cognos
6 2 (3.77%) Epicor
6 2 (3.77%) Kalido
6 2 (3.77%) Sage
7 1 (1.89%) Netezza
7 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy