The table below looks at the statistics for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 150 178 164
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Management 837 671 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.63% 1.30% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.67% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 406 388
Average daily rate £472 £440 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 10 20
Average hourly rate £19.99 £21.13 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% +9.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £13.00 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.53 £30.80 £48.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £21.13 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +28.03%

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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 778 £475 +8.57% 274
London +44 395 £505 +6.31% 127
South East +41 127 £450 +12.50% 39
City of London +34 63 £525 +0.96% 39
Berkshire +44 60 £475 +13.09% 14
North West -11 57 £475 +58.33% 27
West Midlands +23 51 £450 - 21
Scotland -13 39 £400 -20.00% 12
Yorkshire -21 39 £488 +14.70% 17
South West +9 32 £319 -5.55% 13
East Midlands -12 30 £325 -23.52% 8
Manchester -4 26 £475 +46.15% 14
West Yorkshire -13 25 £500 +17.64% 16
Edinburgh -25 25 £400 -20.00% 6
Reading +6 22 £375 -10.71% 7
Hampshire +19 20 £475 +33.80% 6
East of England -9 20 £425 - 19
North East -7 17 £451 +6.17% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 16 £425 +9.67% 4
Nottinghamshire -1 15 £300 -33.33% 2
Nottingham -4 15 £300 -33.33% 2
Bracknell +10 14 £525 +75.00% 3
Birmingham +7 14 £375 -22.27% 7
Bristol +4 14 £297 -38.12% 7
Cheshire -16 12 £355 -10.12% 6
Leeds -18 12 £375 -12.28% 12
Tyne and Wear -21 12 £460 +8.23% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 12 £460 +0.30% 2
West Sussex +14 11 £375 -14.28% 2
Northamptonshire +5 11 £405 -4.70% 3

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 524 (30.93%) Finance
2 475 (28.04%) SQL
3 403 (23.79%) Data Modelling
4 341 (20.13%) Data Quality
5 334 (19.72%) Master Data Management
6 311 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
7 308 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 287 (16.94%) Oracle
9 259 (15.29%) Data Warehouse
10 250 (14.76%) Banking
11 249 (14.70%) Analytical Skills
12 234 (13.81%) SQL Server
13 229 (13.52%) ETL
14 204 (12.04%) Data Architecture
15 203 (11.98%) Migration
16 201 (11.87%) Microsoft
16 201 (11.87%) Data Governance
17 188 (11.10%) Data Analysis
18 184 (10.86%) Analytics
19 181 (10.68%) Management Information System
20 179 (10.57%) SAP
21 166 (9.80%) Project Management
22 159 (9.39%) Degree
23 151 (8.91%) MS Excel
24 148 (8.74%) Java
25 140 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
26 137 (8.09%) Data Migration
27 135 (7.97%) Unix
28 129 (7.62%) Data Integration
29 120 (7.08%) Windows

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 85 (5.02%) SAS
2 75 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.48%) IIS
4 20 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 18 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 14 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (0.83%) Skype for Business
7 13 (0.77%) Confluence
7 13 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 11 (0.65%) Apache Pig
8 11 (0.65%) CMS
8 11 (0.65%) JBoss
9 8 (0.47%) Apache
9 8 (0.47%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.41%) ArcGIS
10 7 (0.41%) Documentum
10 7 (0.41%) FileNet
10 7 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 151 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.01%) MS Office
3 43 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 30 (1.77%) MS Project
6 18 (1.06%) SPSS
7 17 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.12%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 2 (0.12%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.059%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.059%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.059%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 37 (2.18%) Markit EDM
2 20 (1.18%) SAP MDM
3 18 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (0.89%) SAP CRM
6 14 (0.83%) SAP SRM
7 12 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
8 11 (0.65%) Maximo
9 10 (0.59%) Eloqua
9 10 (0.59%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.35%) SAP Retail
11 6 (0.35%) Unica
12 5 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
12 5 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
13 4 (0.24%) SAP FI
13 4 (0.24%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.83%) PaaS
4 10 (0.59%) GitHub
5 9 (0.53%) IaaS
6 6 (0.35%) SaaS
6 6 (0.35%) Yammer
7 5 (0.30%) Office 365
8 4 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.24%) Boomi
8 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.18%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.059%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.059%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.48%) Internet
1 25 (1.48%) TCP/IP
2 17 (1.00%) WAN
3 15 (0.89%) LAN
4 13 (0.77%) Firewall
5 12 (0.71%) HTTP
6 11 (0.65%) VPN
7 9 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (0.53%) DNS
7 9 (0.53%) VoIP
8 8 (0.47%) Multicast
9 7 (0.41%) Wireless
10 6 (0.35%) BGP
10 6 (0.35%) DHCP
10 6 (0.35%) EIGRP
10 6 (0.35%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.35%) IPsec
10 6 (0.35%) OSPF
10 6 (0.35%) SMTP
10 6 (0.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (15.29%) Data Warehouse
2 234 (13.81%) SQL Server
3 104 (6.14%) Big Data
4 83 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 82 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 69 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
7 66 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 61 (3.60%) Oracle Database
9 56 (3.31%) Data Mining
10 53 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 46 (2.72%) QlikView
12 45 (2.66%) Hadoop
13 44 (2.60%) NoSQL
14 36 (2.13%) PowerCenter
14 36 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (1.89%) MS Access
16 30 (1.77%) GIS
17 27 (1.59%) DB2
17 27 (1.59%) MongoDB
18 26 (1.53%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 53 (3.13%) ERwin
2 43 (2.54%) Git (software)
3 33 (1.95%) JIRA
4 27 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 25 (1.48%) Subversion
6 15 (0.89%) Cucumber
7 14 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
7 14 (0.83%) Toad
8 13 (0.77%) PowerDesigner
8 13 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
8 13 (0.77%) Visual Studio
9 12 (0.71%) Selenium
10 11 (0.65%) Gradle
10 11 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (0.59%) gulp
12 9 (0.53%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.53%) SoapUI
13 8 (0.47%) JDeveloper
13 8 (0.47%) JUnit
13 8 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 524 (30.93%) Finance
2 250 (14.76%) Banking
3 84 (4.96%) Investment Banking
4 71 (4.19%) Front Office
5 64 (3.78%) Marketing
6 62 (3.66%) Retail
7 52 (3.07%) Manufacturing
8 43 (2.54%) Financial Institution
9 34 (2.01%) Legal
10 32 (1.89%) Telecoms
11 25 (1.48%) Back Office
12 21 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 20 (1.18%) Automotive
14 17 (1.00%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.77%) Advertising
16 12 (0.71%) Local Government
17 10 (0.59%) Billing
17 10 (0.59%) Law
18 7 (0.41%) French Language
19 5 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 488 (28.81%) Analyst
2 312 (18.42%) Architect
3 281 (16.59%) Developer
4 214 (12.63%) Business Analyst
5 205 (12.10%) Data Analyst
6 188 (11.10%) Data Architect
7 103 (6.08%) Project Manager
8 99 (5.84%) Consultant
9 80 (4.72%) Data Business Analyst
10 64 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
11 63 (3.72%) Data Manager
12 55 (3.25%) Java Developer
13 46 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
14 43 (2.54%) Banking Analyst
15 42 (2.48%) SQL Developer
16 39 (2.30%) Technical Architect
17 38 (2.24%) Data Modeller
18 34 (2.01%) SQL Analyst
19 33 (1.95%) Data Consultant
20 32 (1.89%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (6.38%) Web Services
2 104 (6.14%) .NET
3 67 (3.96%) HTML
4 61 (3.60%) XML
5 51 (3.01%) CSS
6 39 (2.30%) Middleware
7 38 (2.24%) jQuery
8 36 (2.13%) ASP.NET
9 28 (1.65%) HTML5
10 25 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
11 20 (1.18%) SOAP
12 18 (1.06%) REST
12 18 (1.06%) WSDL
13 16 (0.94%) AngularJS
13 16 (0.94%) CAML
13 16 (0.94%) J2EE
13 16 (0.94%) WCF
14 14 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
15 13 (0.77%) MDX
15 13 (0.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 249 (14.70%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (10.68%) Management Information System
3 129 (7.62%) Data Integration
4 84 (4.96%) Reference Data
5 73 (4.31%) Fintech
6 67 (3.96%) Data Structures
7 59 (3.48%) Visualisation
8 56 (3.31%) Computer Science
9 54 (3.19%) Equities
10 36 (2.13%) Data Centre
11 33 (1.95%) NHS
12 28 (1.65%) Statistics
13 25 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
14 23 (1.36%) Credit Risk
15 21 (1.24%) Derivative
15 21 (1.24%) Taxonomies
16 19 (1.12%) Algorithms
16 19 (1.12%) Data Extraction
17 18 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
17 18 (1.06%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 135 (7.97%) Unix
2 120 (7.08%) Windows
3 89 (5.25%) Linux
4 30 (1.77%) Windows Server
5 14 (0.83%) Mac OS X
6 13 (0.77%) Solaris
7 12 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.47%) MVS
9 7 (0.41%) Android
9 7 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.24%) CentOS
13 3 (0.18%) VME
14 2 (0.12%) AIX
14 2 (0.12%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.12%) NetWare
15 1 (0.059%) HPUX
15 1 (0.059%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (23.79%) Data Modelling
2 334 (19.72%) Master Data Management
3 311 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
4 308 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 229 (13.52%) ETL
6 204 (12.04%) Data Architecture
7 203 (11.98%) Migration
8 201 (11.87%) Data Governance
9 188 (11.10%) Data Analysis
10 184 (10.86%) Analytics
11 166 (9.80%) Project Management
12 140 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 137 (8.09%) Data Migration
14 119 (7.02%) Business Analysis
15 107 (6.32%) CRM
16 93 (5.49%) Logical Data Model
17 89 (5.25%) SDLC
18 87 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
19 82 (4.84%) Information Management
20 81 (4.78%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 475 (28.04%) SQL
2 148 (8.74%) Java
3 97 (5.73%) JavaScript
4 80 (4.72%) Python
5 76 (4.49%) C#
6 57 (3.36%) T-SQL
7 56 (3.31%) C++
8 52 (3.07%) VBA
9 50 (2.95%) Perl
10 45 (2.66%) VB
11 43 (2.54%) PL/SQL
12 32 (1.89%) Shell Script
12 32 (1.89%) VBScript
13 29 (1.71%) PowerShell
14 27 (1.59%) Bash Shell
15 21 (1.24%) C
16 16 (0.94%) FQL
16 16 (0.94%) VB.NET
17 15 (0.89%) PHP
18 12 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 159 (9.39%) Degree
2 85 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.25%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 19 (1.12%) ISEB
5 17 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.59%) MBA
9 9 (0.53%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.41%) PhD
12 6 (0.35%) CBAP
12 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.30%) SAP Certification
14 4 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 3 (0.18%) APMP
15 3 (0.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 341 (20.13%) Data Quality
2 55 (3.25%) QA
3 23 (1.36%) SLA
4 19 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (0.53%) ISO20022
5 9 (0.53%) MiFID
6 8 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.35%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.30%) EMIR
9 4 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (0.24%) FATCA
10 3 (0.18%) Basel III
11 2 (0.12%) CDISC
11 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.059%) AIFMD
12 1 (0.059%) Basel II
12 1 (0.059%) COBIT
12 1 (0.059%) CRD IV
System Software
1 18 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.89%) Docker
3 12 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.59%) BitLocker
5 6 (0.35%) Xen
6 5 (0.30%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.24%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.12%) Firmware
9 1 (0.059%) vSphere
9 1 (0.059%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (1.71%) Puppet
2 18 (1.06%) Ansible
3 10 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
5 8 (0.47%) Oracle EDQ
6 7 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (0.41%) Oozie
7 6 (0.35%) SCCM
7 6 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.18%) Control-M
8 3 (0.18%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.18%) SCOM
9 2 (0.12%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.12%) DBAmp
9 2 (0.12%) Graphite
9 2 (0.12%) Jitterbit
9 2 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 287 (16.94%) Oracle
2 201 (11.87%) Microsoft
3 179 (10.57%) SAP
4 108 (6.38%) Informatica
5 70 (4.13%) IBM
6 40 (2.36%) Cognos
7 36 (2.13%) Tableau
8 29 (1.71%) Splunk
9 28 (1.65%) Trillium
10 26 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
11 23 (1.36%) HP
12 22 (1.30%) Sybase
12 22 (1.30%) Teradata
13 18 (1.06%) Ab Initio
13 18 (1.06%) VMware
14 17 (1.00%) TIBCO
15 16 (0.94%) Adobe
15 16 (0.94%) Cisco
16 13 (0.77%) Ariba
16 13 (0.77%) Siebel
London
Pertemps IT
Rate: Excellent Rate depending on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Xcede
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Montash
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £251 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Websense Recruit Ltd
Rate: £33,418 - £35,280 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £8.00 - £8.72 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Centrotec Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 12 months contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £2200.00 - £2250.00 per month
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Rate: to £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £270 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £200 - 300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £220 - £320 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, London
Quant Capital
Rate: up to £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £1200 - £2200 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago