The table below looks at the statistics for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 153 167 170
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Management 910 822 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.69% 1.44% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.80% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 471 391
Median daily rate £475 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £450 £415
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 17
Median hourly rate £16.09 £27.44 £17.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.36% +53.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £19.80 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £50.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.05 £29.42 £17.68
% change year-on-year
-48.86% +66.44%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44685 45554 42380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29541 29536 26295
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1193 1184
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Data Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Data Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +26 879 £475 - 177
London +25 428 £501 +2.14% 71
South East -34 105 £410 -13.68% 29
North West +21 82 £413 -18.31% 22
East of England +57 71 £375 -9.09% 9
City of London +18 68 £460 -8.00% 27
Yorkshire -8 50 £450 -2.70% 18
West Midlands -23 47 £425 -2.29% 10
West Yorkshire -9 45 £460 -0.80% 9
Berkshire +17 40 £369 -18.05% 11
Manchester +13 36 £338 -51.78% 10
Leeds -4 35 £460 -3.15% 3
Norfolk - 31 £375 - 1
Norwich - 29 £375 - 1
North East -24 28 £470 +56.66% 1
Tyne and Wear - 27 £470 -
South West +15 26 £375 +7.14% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne - 26 £470 -
Midlands +13 22 £500 +3.09% 1
Cheshire +9 20 £625 +31.57% 5
Scotland -31 20 £450 +20.00% 6
Oxfordshire +22 19 £363 -9.37% 2
Hampshire +2 17 £550 +25.77% 4
East Midlands 0 16 £450 +20.00% 8
Lancashire +2 15 £380 -36.66% 5
Essex +11 13 £288 -30.30%
Warrington +5 13 £638 +34.21% 1
Reading +14 11 £448 +6.54% 9
Cambridgeshire +20 10 £400 +48.83% 6
Hertfordshire +18 10 £488 +26.62% 2

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 with a requirement for Data Management.

1 525 (31.03%) Finance
2 442 (26.12%) Master Data Management
3 433 (25.59%) SQL
4 385 (22.75%) Data Modelling
5 351 (20.74%) Data Quality
6 318 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
7 312 (18.44%) Business Intelligence
8 287 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
9 278 (16.43%) Data Warehouse
10 266 (15.72%) Microsoft
11 239 (14.13%) Oracle
12 238 (14.07%) SQL Server
13 236 (13.95%) Data Governance
14 217 (12.83%) SAP
15 210 (12.41%) Data Architecture
16 201 (11.88%) MS Excel
16 201 (11.88%) ETL
17 194 (11.47%) Analytics
18 178 (10.52%) Data Analysis
19 173 (10.22%) Migration
19 173 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
20 168 (9.93%) Banking
21 163 (9.63%) Java
22 152 (8.98%) Degree
23 151 (8.92%) CRM
24 148 (8.75%) Project Management
25 141 (8.33%) Business Analysis
26 138 (8.16%) Management Information System
27 127 (7.51%) Unix
28 120 (7.09%) Retail

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 110 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 93 (5.50%) SAS
3 45 (2.66%) Skype for Business
4 36 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
5 23 (1.36%) CMS
6 20 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 20 (1.18%) NetWeaver
7 17 (1.00%) Confluence
8 11 (0.65%) SAP EP
8 11 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (0.47%) OpenStack
9 8 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (0.47%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.35%) Apache Pig
11 6 (0.35%) Mule
11 6 (0.35%) nginx
11 6 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 201 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 95 (5.61%) MS Office
3 53 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.65%) MS Project
5 25 (1.48%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.95%) SPSS
7 13 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.35%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.24%) PTC Creo
10 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.18%) Siemens NX
11 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.059%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.059%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 55 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.89%) SAP MDM
3 11 (0.65%) SAP CRM
4 10 (0.59%) Maximo
5 9 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
5 9 (0.53%) HFM
5 9 (0.53%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.53%) SAP SRM
6 8 (0.47%) Radian6
6 8 (0.47%) Social Studio
7 7 (0.41%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.35%) Eloqua
8 6 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.24%) SAP HR
10 4 (0.24%) SAP Retail
10 4 (0.24%) Teamcenter
11 3 (0.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 59 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (2.66%) Office 365
3 39 (2.30%) Yammer
4 26 (1.54%) IaaS
4 26 (1.54%) SaaS
5 18 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (1.00%) PaaS
7 9 (0.53%) Boomi
8 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.35%) Force.com
8 6 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.30%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.18%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.12%) Heroku
12 2 (0.12%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.059%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.059%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.059%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.13%) Internet
2 19 (1.12%) DNS
2 19 (1.12%) SAN
3 17 (1.00%) Firewall
4 15 (0.89%) LDAP
5 13 (0.77%) HTTP
6 12 (0.71%) iSCSI
7 9 (0.53%) FTP
7 9 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.53%) WAN
8 8 (0.47%) CTI
8 8 (0.47%) LAN
8 8 (0.47%) Skype
9 7 (0.41%) Extranet
9 7 (0.41%) VoIP
10 6 (0.35%) Intranet
10 6 (0.35%) NAS
11 5 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (0.30%) Network Security
11 5 (0.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (16.43%) Data Warehouse
2 238 (14.07%) SQL Server
3 93 (5.50%) Big Data
4 89 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 87 (5.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 82 (4.85%) Relational Database
7 63 (3.72%) IBM InfoSphere
8 58 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
9 51 (3.01%) Oracle Database
10 49 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 48 (2.84%) Data Mining
12 47 (2.78%) NoSQL
13 45 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 43 (2.54%) MongoDB
15 41 (2.42%) Hadoop
15 41 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
16 37 (2.19%) QlikView
17 36 (2.13%) DB2
18 33 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
19 26 (1.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (2.36%) JIRA
2 33 (1.95%) Visual Studio
3 32 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
4 31 (1.83%) Git (software)
5 28 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (1.54%) ERwin
7 24 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 17 (1.00%) Protractor
9 11 (0.65%) Subversion
10 9 (0.53%) GitLab
11 8 (0.47%) gulp
11 8 (0.47%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.35%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.35%) Maven
12 6 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.35%) Toad
13 5 (0.30%) LSMW
13 5 (0.30%) NUnit
13 5 (0.30%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.30%) webpack
General
1 525 (31.03%) Finance
2 168 (9.93%) Banking
3 120 (7.09%) Retail
4 81 (4.79%) Marketing
5 53 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 49 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 44 (2.60%) Legal
8 40 (2.36%) Manufacturing
9 31 (1.83%) Back Office
10 30 (1.77%) Financial Institution
11 28 (1.65%) Billing
12 25 (1.48%) Front Office
13 19 (1.12%) Law
14 18 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (1.06%) Retail Banking
15 16 (0.95%) Publishing
16 13 (0.77%) Automotive
17 12 (0.71%) Advertising
18 8 (0.47%) Local Government
19 7 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 437 (25.83%) Analyst
2 378 (22.34%) Architect
3 255 (15.07%) Developer
4 201 (11.88%) Data Architect
5 185 (10.93%) Data Analyst
6 170 (10.05%) Business Analyst
7 122 (7.21%) Consultant
8 76 (4.49%) Project Manager
8 76 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
9 71 (4.20%) Data Manager
10 50 (2.96%) Data Business Analyst
10 50 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
11 43 (2.54%) Enterprise Architect
12 38 (2.25%) SQL Developer
13 36 (2.13%) Java Developer
14 34 (2.01%) Software Engineer
15 33 (1.95%) Data Consultant
16 31 (1.83%) Administrator
17 27 (1.60%) Senior Developer
17 27 (1.60%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (6.74%) .NET
2 80 (4.73%) XML
3 72 (4.26%) HTML
3 72 (4.26%) Web Services
4 52 (3.07%) ASP.NET
5 51 (3.01%) CSS
6 45 (2.66%) Middleware
7 38 (2.25%) J2EE
8 33 (1.95%) AngularJS
9 31 (1.83%) REST
10 28 (1.65%) COM
10 28 (1.65%) Node.js
11 23 (1.36%) HTML5
12 22 (1.30%) jQuery
13 19 (1.12%) FIX Protocol
13 19 (1.12%) SOAP
14 16 (0.95%) CAML
14 16 (0.95%) WPF
15 14 (0.83%) Spring
15 14 (0.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 287 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 117 (6.91%) Data Integration
4 89 (5.26%) Reference Data
5 67 (3.96%) Data Structures
6 61 (3.61%) Visualisation
7 48 (2.84%) Computer Science
8 43 (2.54%) Credit Risk
9 42 (2.48%) Data Centre
10 38 (2.25%) Fintech
11 25 (1.48%) Fixed Income
12 23 (1.36%) Statistics
13 22 (1.30%) Data Conversion
13 22 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
14 21 (1.24%) Equities
15 20 (1.18%) User Experience
16 19 (1.12%) NHS
17 17 (1.00%) Algorithms
18 16 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 16 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 127 (7.51%) Unix
2 102 (6.03%) Windows
3 80 (4.73%) Linux
4 20 (1.18%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.71%) CentOS
6 11 (0.65%) AIX
7 10 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.30%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (0.18%) Solaris
12 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.059%) Android
13 1 (0.059%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.059%) MVS
13 1 (0.059%) VMS
13 1 (0.059%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 442 (26.12%) Master Data Management
2 385 (22.75%) Data Modelling
3 318 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
4 312 (18.44%) Business Intelligence
5 236 (13.95%) Data Governance
6 210 (12.41%) Data Architecture
7 201 (11.88%) ETL
8 194 (11.47%) Analytics
9 178 (10.52%) Data Analysis
10 173 (10.22%) Migration
10 173 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 151 (8.92%) CRM
12 148 (8.75%) Project Management
13 141 (8.33%) Business Analysis
14 108 (6.38%) Data Migration
15 107 (6.32%) Information Management
16 106 (6.26%) Quality Management
17 96 (5.67%) Open Source
18 87 (5.14%) TDD
19 84 (4.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 433 (25.59%) SQL
2 163 (9.63%) Java
3 104 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 98 (5.79%) C#
5 83 (4.91%) T-SQL
6 77 (4.55%) Python
7 67 (3.96%) Shell Script
8 46 (2.72%) VBA
9 42 (2.48%) VB
10 38 (2.25%) C++
11 35 (2.07%) PowerShell
12 30 (1.77%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.24%) R
14 17 (1.00%) Perl
15 16 (0.95%) FQL
16 12 (0.71%) C
17 11 (0.65%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.65%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.59%) COBOL
18 10 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 152 (8.98%) Degree
2 102 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 68 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 27 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (0.89%) ISEB
6 9 (0.53%) CISSP
7 8 (0.47%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.35%) CCA
9 6 (0.35%) CISA
9 6 (0.35%) CISM
9 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 5 (0.30%) CCNA
10 5 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (0.30%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 351 (20.74%) Data Quality
2 58 (3.43%) QA
3 21 (1.24%) SLA
3 21 (1.24%) Solvency II
4 16 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 7 (0.41%) FINREP
6 7 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.41%) MiFID
7 6 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.24%) COREP
8 4 (0.24%) GxP
8 4 (0.24%) SAS 70
9 3 (0.18%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.12%) Basel III
10 2 (0.12%) BS7666
10 2 (0.12%) COBIT
10 2 (0.12%) GCP
10 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 64 (3.78%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (0.59%) XenApp
5 8 (0.47%) NFS
5 8 (0.47%) vSphere
6 7 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.35%) Docker
8 5 (0.30%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.30%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.24%) Sendmail
9 4 (0.24%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.24%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.12%) HDFS
11 2 (0.12%) KVM
12 1 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.059%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 27 (1.60%) Puppet
2 23 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.06%) SCCM
4 10 (0.59%) Ansible
4 10 (0.59%) SCOM
5 8 (0.47%) Oracle EDQ
6 7 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (0.35%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.30%) Backup Exec
8 5 (0.30%) Control-M
8 5 (0.30%) SCVMM
8 5 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.24%) HP SIM
9 4 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (0.24%) Nagios
9 4 (0.24%) Oozie
9 4 (0.24%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.18%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 266 (15.72%) Microsoft
2 239 (14.13%) Oracle
3 217 (12.83%) SAP
4 104 (6.15%) Informatica
5 94 (5.56%) IBM
6 67 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
7 50 (2.96%) Tableau
8 38 (2.25%) Teradata
9 34 (2.01%) Infor
10 32 (1.89%) Talend
11 31 (1.83%) Cognos
11 31 (1.83%) VMware
12 21 (1.24%) HP
12 21 (1.24%) ServiceNow
13 20 (1.18%) Cisco
14 19 (1.12%) Dell
15 18 (1.06%) Citrix
16 15 (0.89%) hybris
16 15 (0.89%) Symantec
17 14 (0.83%) Splunk
London
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 500 - 550
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Royal Geographical Society
Rate: From £18,081 to £19,338 per annum (3 days per week)
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Rate: Competitive hourly rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £670.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £670.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £288.64 - £303.07 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Rate: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago