The first table below looks at the demand for Master 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 Master 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
Master Data Management
Rank 54 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 19 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.77% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate £463 £353 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £419 £500
% change year-on-year
+6.26% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.33 £82.50 -
% change year-on-year
-42.63% -
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%
Master Data Management
Berkshire

Master Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Master Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Master Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Master Data Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Master Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Master Data Management Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Master 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 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 30 (100.00%) Data Management
2 26 (86.67%) ETL
3 23 (76.67%) Data Cleansing
4 21 (70.00%) Migration
5 19 (63.33%) Informatica
5 19 (63.33%) Data Modelling
6 16 (53.33%) SQL
6 16 (53.33%) Data Architecture
6 16 (53.33%) Data Migration
7 14 (46.67%) Data Analysis
7 14 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (33.33%) Finance
11 9 (30.00%) Oracle
12 8 (26.67%) Business Objects
12 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
12 8 (26.67%) PowerCenter
13 7 (23.33%) Data Quality
13 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
13 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
14 6 (20.00%) XML
14 6 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
15 5 (16.67%) Data Governance
15 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
15 5 (16.67%) DB2
15 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (13.33%) Star Schema
16 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Master 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 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (26.67%) PowerCenter
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
4 6 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (16.67%) DB2
5 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (13.33%) Star Schema
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (10.00%) OLAP
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) ERwin
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Data Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Data Migration Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Data Modeller
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) ETL Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Modeller
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Data Management
2 26 (86.67%) ETL
3 23 (76.67%) Data Cleansing
4 21 (70.00%) Migration
5 19 (63.33%) Data Modelling
6 16 (53.33%) Data Architecture
6 16 (53.33%) Data Migration
7 14 (46.67%) Data Analysis
8 11 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (16.67%) Data Governance
10 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.67%) Scrum
12 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (3.33%) Analytics
12 1 (3.33%) Data Transformation
12 1 (3.33%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Informatica
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 8 (26.67%) Business Objects
5 3 (10.00%) Ab Initio
6 2 (6.67%) Kalido
7 1 (3.33%) Netezza
7 1 (3.33%) Cognos
7 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com