The table below looks at the statistics for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Management
England / South West
Rank 112 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Management 27 27 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.91% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.12% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 30
Median daily rate £410 £319 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.62% -23.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £273 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £506 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £16.09 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+86.45% -26.86%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2223 2421 2468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.49% 81.98% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1652 1618
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 119 90
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Data Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Data Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -3 11 £394 +32.57% 2
Devon +1 5 £400 +23.07% 2
Dorset +4 4 £423 +40.83%
Wiltshire +1 4 £600 +6.66% 3
Data Management
England

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 24 (39.34%) Data Modelling
2 21 (34.43%) SQL
3 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
4 16 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (19.67%) Data Analysis
7 12 (19.67%) Finance
7 12 (19.67%) Migration
8 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (18.03%) ETL
8 11 (18.03%) Master Data Management
8 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
9 10 (16.39%) Data Quality
9 10 (16.39%) Data Structures
10 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
10 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
10 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
10 9 (14.75%) SAP
11 8 (13.11%) Oracle
11 8 (13.11%) Data Architecture
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Optimisation
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (11.48%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (11.48%) Failover Clustering
12 7 (11.48%) Data Encryption

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) SAN
2 3 (4.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.59%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (11.48%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (11.48%) Ingres
6 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (9.84%) Big Data
7 6 (9.84%) Hadoop
8 4 (6.56%) OLAP
9 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (4.92%) Apache Hive
9 3 (4.92%) GIS
9 3 (4.92%) HBase
9 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
9 3 (4.92%) Neo4j
10 2 (3.28%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.28%) ERwin
2 2 (3.28%) MagicDraw
3 1 (1.64%) Toad
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Military
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Architect
2 15 (24.59%) DBA
3 14 (22.95%) SQL DBA
4 11 (18.03%) Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Administrator
6 8 (13.11%) Data Architect
7 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Data Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Data Business Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) Data Manager
9 4 (6.56%) Master Data Manager
10 3 (4.92%) Applications Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Consultant
10 3 (4.92%) Data Modeller
10 3 (4.92%) Hardware Architect
10 3 (4.92%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (4.92%) TOGAF Architect
11 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) Lucene
3 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.64%) Kafka
3 1 (1.64%) Mason
3 1 (1.64%) Spring
3 1 (1.64%) Spring Integration
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.39%) Data Structures
3 7 (11.48%) Clustering
4 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.20%) Reference Data
6 4 (6.56%) Algorithms
6 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.28%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.64%) NHS
8 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
1 7 (11.48%) Unix
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Data Modelling
2 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (19.67%) Data Analysis
3 12 (19.67%) Migration
4 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.03%) ETL
4 11 (18.03%) Master Data Management
5 8 (13.11%) Data Architecture
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Optimisation
6 7 (11.48%) Data Encryption
6 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
6 7 (11.48%) Data Migration
6 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
7 6 (9.84%) Data Integration
8 5 (8.20%) Information Architecture
8 5 (8.20%) Reference Data Management
8 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.20%) TOGAF
9 4 (6.56%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
2 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.28%) VBA
4 1 (1.64%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) Clojure
4 1 (1.64%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) Scala
4 1 (1.64%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
1 9 (14.75%) SAP
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.92%) MapR
4 3 (4.92%) Nuix
4 3 (4.92%) Splunk
5 2 (3.28%) Cognos
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) Informatica
6 1 (1.64%) Apple
6 1 (1.64%) CA
6 1 (1.64%) ESRI
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Tableau