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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 153 161 168
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Management 886 799 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.65% 1.45% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.82% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 493 408
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £430 £423
% change year-on-year
+1.74% +1.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 21
Median hourly rate £18.80 £27.44 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.48% +33.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.40 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £31.40 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-48.75% +53.17%

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
44266 43889 41524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 79.61% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29403 28274 26032
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1173 1204
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +24 845 £475 +2.15% 163
London +21 413 £507 +6.63% 76
South East -52 92 £410 -13.68% 35
North West +26 78 £415 -17.41% 13
Yorkshire +15 65 £493 +23.12% 11
City of London +1 65 £500 - 19
West Yorkshire +13 58 £500 +29.87% 8
East of England +30 51 £375 -9.09% 10
Leeds +16 46 £500 +29.87% 5
West Midlands -13 44 £413 -1.78% 5
Manchester +7 36 £400 -34.69% 5
North East -31 34 £445 +48.33% 1
Tyne and Wear -31 32 £445 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -37 29 £458 -
Berkshire -14 25 £448 +11.87% 6
South West -2 24 £375 -31.19% 4
Scotland -42 24 £425 +15.25% 6
Norfolk - 24 £375 - 1
Norwich - 23 £375 - 1
Midlands +14 22 £500 +19.04% 2
Cheshire +13 19 £550 +46.66% 2
Oxfordshire +24 17 £363 -27.50% 2
East Midlands 0 16 £425 -5.55% 5
Surrey -4 15 £344 -19.05% 5
Warrington -3 14 £550 +15.78%
Hampshire +11 11 £550 +15.78% 9
Coventry +2 11 £460 -
Lancashire +1 11 £363 +0.69% 4
Birmingham -3 11 £363 -12.12% 2
Essex +7 10 £300 -27.27%

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 518 (30.56%) Finance
2 438 (25.84%) SQL
3 432 (25.49%) Master Data Management
4 403 (23.78%) Data Modelling
5 354 (20.88%) Data Quality
6 321 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
7 316 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
8 282 (16.64%) Data Warehouse
9 277 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
10 268 (15.81%) Microsoft
11 253 (14.93%) Oracle
12 238 (14.04%) SQL Server
13 234 (13.81%) Data Governance
14 227 (13.39%) Data Architecture
15 218 (12.86%) ETL
16 214 (12.63%) Analytics
17 201 (11.86%) SAP
18 194 (11.45%) MS Excel
19 181 (10.68%) Banking
20 177 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
21 168 (9.91%) Data Analysis
22 166 (9.79%) Migration
23 160 (9.44%) Project Management
24 156 (9.20%) Java
25 153 (9.03%) Degree
26 144 (8.50%) Management Information System
27 143 (8.44%) CRM
28 137 (8.08%) Business Analysis
29 135 (7.96%) Unix
30 122 (7.20%) Data Integration

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
1 105 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 104 (6.14%) SAS
3 40 (2.36%) Skype for Business
4 32 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 24 (1.42%) CMS
6 20 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 20 (1.18%) NetWeaver
7 16 (0.94%) Confluence
8 15 (0.88%) WebSphere
9 12 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.59%) IIS
11 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (0.47%) OpenStack
11 8 (0.47%) SAP EP
11 8 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (0.35%) Mule
13 6 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 194 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 90 (5.31%) MS Office
3 49 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (2.01%) MS Project
5 26 (1.53%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.94%) SPSS
7 9 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.47%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.18%) PTC Creo
11 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.12%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.059%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.059%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 54 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.95%) SAP MDM
3 11 (0.65%) Maximo
4 10 (0.59%) Eloqua
4 10 (0.59%) Markit EDM
4 10 (0.59%) SAP CRM
4 10 (0.59%) SAP SRM
5 9 (0.53%) HFM
6 7 (0.41%) SAP ERP
6 7 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
8 4 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.24%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.18%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.30%) Office 365
3 34 (2.01%) Yammer
4 28 (1.65%) IaaS
5 26 (1.53%) SaaS
6 23 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (1.18%) PaaS
8 10 (0.59%) Boomi
9 5 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.24%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.18%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.12%) Force.com
13 1 (0.059%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.059%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.059%) GitHub
13 1 (0.059%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.12%) Internet
2 21 (1.24%) DNS
3 19 (1.12%) Firewall
4 18 (1.06%) SAN
5 14 (0.83%) LDAP
6 13 (0.77%) HTTP
7 11 (0.65%) iSCSI
7 11 (0.65%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.59%) FTP
8 10 (0.59%) WAN
9 9 (0.53%) LAN
10 7 (0.41%) Extranet
10 7 (0.41%) Skype
10 7 (0.41%) VPN
11 6 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (0.35%) Intranet
11 6 (0.35%) Network Security
11 6 (0.35%) VoIP
12 5 (0.29%) NAS
12 5 (0.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (16.64%) Data Warehouse
2 238 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 91 (5.37%) Big Data
4 84 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 84 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 77 (4.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (3.83%) BusinessObjects
7 64 (3.78%) IBM InfoSphere
8 59 (3.48%) Data Mining
9 49 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 48 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 47 (2.77%) Oracle Database
12 43 (2.54%) Hadoop
12 43 (2.54%) MongoDB
13 42 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
14 36 (2.12%) NoSQL
15 34 (2.01%) DB2
15 34 (2.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 32 (1.89%) QlikView
17 31 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (2.65%) ERwin
2 35 (2.06%) JIRA
3 30 (1.77%) Talend Open Studio
4 28 (1.65%) Visual Studio
5 24 (1.42%) Git (software)
6 23 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (1.30%) Jenkins
8 11 (0.65%) Protractor
9 10 (0.59%) Subversion
10 8 (0.47%) Maven
10 8 (0.47%) SoapUI
10 8 (0.47%) Toad
11 7 (0.41%) gulp
12 6 (0.35%) PowerDesigner
13 5 (0.29%) LSMW
13 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.24%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.24%) GitLab
14 4 (0.24%) NUnit
14 4 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 518 (30.56%) Finance
2 181 (10.68%) Banking
3 109 (6.43%) Retail
4 70 (4.13%) Marketing
5 52 (3.07%) Investment Banking
6 43 (2.54%) Legal
7 42 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 41 (2.42%) Manufacturing
9 36 (2.12%) Back Office
10 33 (1.95%) Front Office
11 28 (1.65%) Financial Institution
12 26 (1.53%) Billing
13 22 (1.30%) Retail Banking
14 21 (1.24%) Law
15 19 (1.12%) Automotive
16 15 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.71%) Advertising
18 11 (0.65%) Publishing
19 7 (0.41%) Electronics
20 5 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 436 (25.72%) Analyst
2 374 (22.06%) Architect
3 257 (15.16%) Developer
4 204 (12.04%) Data Architect
5 179 (10.56%) Data Analyst
6 178 (10.50%) Business Analyst
7 123 (7.26%) Consultant
8 86 (5.07%) Project Manager
9 77 (4.54%) Solutions Architect
10 63 (3.72%) Data Manager
11 60 (3.54%) Data Business Analyst
12 51 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
13 43 (2.54%) SQL Developer
14 42 (2.48%) Enterprise Architect
15 37 (2.18%) Data Consultant
15 37 (2.18%) Data Modeller
16 35 (2.06%) Banking Analyst
17 30 (1.77%) Java Developer
18 29 (1.71%) Administrator
19 28 (1.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (6.67%) .NET
2 73 (4.31%) XML
3 72 (4.25%) Web Services
4 65 (3.83%) HTML
5 51 (3.01%) Middleware
6 48 (2.83%) ASP.NET
7 36 (2.12%) CSS
8 34 (2.01%) J2EE
9 26 (1.53%) COM
10 25 (1.47%) REST
11 18 (1.06%) AngularJS
11 18 (1.06%) XSD
12 17 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
12 17 (1.00%) WCF
13 16 (0.94%) CAML
13 16 (0.94%) HTML5
13 16 (0.94%) jQuery
13 16 (0.94%) Node.js
13 16 (0.94%) Spring
14 15 (0.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 277 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 144 (8.50%) Management Information System
3 122 (7.20%) Data Integration
4 89 (5.25%) Reference Data
5 73 (4.31%) Data Structures
6 64 (3.78%) Visualisation
7 45 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 43 (2.54%) Credit Risk
8 43 (2.54%) Data Centre
9 41 (2.42%) Fintech
10 27 (1.59%) Fixed Income
11 26 (1.53%) Virtual Team
12 25 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
12 25 (1.47%) NHS
13 24 (1.42%) Statistics
14 22 (1.30%) Data Conversion
14 22 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 21 (1.24%) Algorithms
15 21 (1.24%) Taxonomies
16 17 (1.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 135 (7.96%) Unix
2 105 (6.19%) Windows
3 87 (5.13%) Linux
4 19 (1.12%) Windows Server
5 13 (0.77%) CentOS
6 9 (0.53%) AIX
6 9 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.41%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.29%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.18%) Solaris
10 2 (0.12%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.12%) MVS
11 1 (0.059%) Android
11 1 (0.059%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.059%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.059%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (25.49%) Master Data Management
2 403 (23.78%) Data Modelling
3 321 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
4 316 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
5 234 (13.81%) Data Governance
6 227 (13.39%) Data Architecture
7 218 (12.86%) ETL
8 214 (12.63%) Analytics
9 177 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 168 (9.91%) Data Analysis
11 166 (9.79%) Migration
12 160 (9.44%) Project Management
13 143 (8.44%) CRM
14 137 (8.08%) Business Analysis
15 116 (6.84%) Information Management
16 108 (6.37%) Data Migration
17 107 (6.31%) Open Source
18 101 (5.96%) Quality Management
19 92 (5.43%) SDLC
20 85 (5.01%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 438 (25.84%) SQL
2 156 (9.20%) Java
3 101 (5.96%) JavaScript
4 94 (5.55%) C#
5 89 (5.25%) Python
6 83 (4.90%) T-SQL
7 68 (4.01%) Shell Script
8 50 (2.95%) VBA
9 45 (2.65%) C++
10 43 (2.54%) VB
11 35 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 30 (1.77%) PL/SQL
13 26 (1.53%) Perl
14 20 (1.18%) R
15 16 (0.94%) Bash Shell
15 16 (0.94%) FQL
16 11 (0.65%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.53%) C
17 9 (0.53%) COBOL
17 9 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 153 (9.03%) Degree
2 99 (5.84%) Security Cleared
3 67 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 16 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 14 (0.83%) ISEB
7 9 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.47%) CISSP
8 8 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.35%) CCA
10 6 (0.35%) CISA
10 6 (0.35%) CISM
10 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.35%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 5 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.29%) SAP Certification
11 5 (0.29%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 354 (20.88%) Data Quality
2 64 (3.78%) QA
3 20 (1.18%) SLA
4 19 (1.12%) Solvency II
5 16 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.47%) MiFID
7 7 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.35%) FINREP
8 6 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 5 (0.29%) ISO20022
10 4 (0.24%) GxP
11 3 (0.18%) COREP
11 3 (0.18%) FATCA
12 2 (0.12%) Basel III
12 2 (0.12%) BS7666
12 2 (0.12%) COBIT
12 2 (0.12%) GCP
12 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 62 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 33 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (0.65%) Docker
5 10 (0.59%) XenApp
6 8 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.47%) vSphere
7 7 (0.41%) NFS
8 6 (0.35%) Xen
9 5 (0.29%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.24%) Sendmail
10 4 (0.24%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.24%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.18%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.12%) HDFS
12 2 (0.12%) KVM
13 1 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.059%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 31 (1.83%) Puppet
2 26 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (1.00%) SCCM
4 12 (0.71%) Ansible
5 10 (0.59%) SCOM
6 9 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
6 9 (0.53%) Oracle EDQ
7 7 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (0.35%) Backup Exec
8 6 (0.35%) Control-M
8 6 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.29%) SCVMM
9 5 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.24%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.24%) Nagios
10 4 (0.24%) Oozie
10 4 (0.24%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.18%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 268 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 253 (14.93%) Oracle
3 201 (11.86%) SAP
4 107 (6.31%) Informatica
5 92 (5.43%) IBM
6 54 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
7 51 (3.01%) Tableau
8 37 (2.18%) VMware
9 33 (1.95%) Teradata
10 30 (1.77%) Infor
10 30 (1.77%) Talend
11 23 (1.36%) HP
12 21 (1.24%) Cisco
13 20 (1.18%) Cognos
13 20 (1.18%) Dell
13 20 (1.18%) ServiceNow
13 20 (1.18%) Splunk
14 18 (1.06%) CA
14 18 (1.06%) Citrix
14 18 (1.06%) Hyperion
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Rate: £525 - £550 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Rate: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £550-600pd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £550-600pd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £650 to £675 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
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Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £150 - £186 per annum
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England
Ciber UK
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City, London
AAP3
Rate: £150 - £186 per annum
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London
Harris Global
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Kent
Hays Finance Technology
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