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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Management
Rank 164 149 152
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Management 754 744 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.39% 1.41% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.89% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 427 369
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£463 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £623 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £424 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.29% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £11.38 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £45.00 £68.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+59.09% +46.66%

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
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
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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 -10 674 £475 +11.76% 240
London -15 330 £500 +11.11% 112
South East +6 134 £425 - 41
City of London -14 89 £525 - 40
Yorkshire -5 49 £400 +10.34% 8
South West +31 48 £543 +35.62% 19
Scotland -13 43 £369 -13.23% 18
East of England +13 36 £431 +1.47% 8
West Yorkshire -5 36 £395 +8.96% 7
North West -20 34 £425 +7.59% 25
Buckinghamshire +6 32 £350 +32.07% 7
East Sussex +5 26 £475 -29.62% 1
Leeds -12 24 £425 +41.66% 6
Berkshire -15 23 £400 -5.60% 8
Milton Keynes +21 22 £363 -14.70% 6
Glasgow +11 22 £400 - 7
Edinburgh -8 21 £325 -35.00% 5
West Midlands -24 21 £453 +6.47% 9
Bristol +10 20 £575 +49.35% 5
Brighton -1 17 £440 -34.81%
Surrey +1 14 £419 -9.94% 4
Hampshire -5 14 £250 -41.17% 3
Somerset +28 13 £545 +55.71%
Taunton +27 13 £545 -
East Midlands -4 13 £475 +7.04% 11
Cheshire -6 13 £475 +11.76% 6
Bedfordshire +9 12 £500 +17.64% 1
Sheffield +3 12 £400 - 1
South Yorkshire 0 12 £400 - 1
Hertfordshire +5 10 £425 +28.78% 5

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 432 (29.57%) Finance
2 374 (25.60%) SQL
3 297 (20.33%) Master Data Management
4 271 (18.55%) Data Modelling
5 235 (16.08%) Data Warehouse
5 235 (16.08%) Business Intelligence
6 231 (15.81%) Oracle
7 218 (14.92%) ETL
8 212 (14.51%) Banking
9 211 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
10 201 (13.76%) Data Analysis
11 195 (13.35%) SQL Server
12 192 (13.14%) Migration
13 191 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
14 187 (12.80%) Project Management
15 179 (12.25%) Data Governance
16 175 (11.98%) Data Quality
17 159 (10.88%) Microsoft
17 159 (10.88%) Analytics
18 156 (10.68%) Management Information System
19 151 (10.34%) Data Architecture
20 142 (9.72%) SAP
21 132 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
22 129 (8.83%) Data Migration
23 126 (8.62%) MS Excel
24 113 (7.73%) Degree
25 110 (7.53%) Business Analysis
26 101 (6.91%) Java
27 100 (6.84%) UNIX
27 100 (6.84%) Informatica

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 72 (4.93%) SAS
2 30 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
3 28 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.51%) ArcGIS
5 16 (1.10%) Apache Solr
6 13 (0.89%) CMS
7 11 (0.75%) IIS
8 10 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (0.62%) Documentum
10 8 (0.55%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.55%) Apache
10 8 (0.55%) Node.js
11 7 (0.48%) NetWeaver
11 7 (0.48%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.41%) Oracle Spatial
12 6 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
13 5 (0.34%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.34%) SAP EP
13 5 (0.34%) ArcSDE
14 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 126 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.65%) MS Office
3 44 (3.01%) MS Visio
4 32 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.51%) MS Project
6 17 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (1.10%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.27%) Windchill
9 3 (0.21%) SPSS
10 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.068%) Stata
11 1 (0.068%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.068%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 51 (3.49%) Markit EDM
2 20 (1.37%) SAP MDM
3 16 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.68%) Oracle TCA
6 9 (0.62%) SAP CRM
6 9 (0.62%) SAP IS-U
7 8 (0.55%) SimCorp Dimension
8 7 (0.48%) SAP R/3
8 7 (0.48%) Unica
8 7 (0.48%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.41%) thinkFolio
9 6 (0.41%) SAP Retail
10 5 (0.34%) SAP MM
10 5 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.34%) SAP SRM
10 5 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
11 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.55%) SaaS
4 7 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.34%) PaaS
6 4 (0.27%) Force.com
7 3 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.14%) Heroku
8 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.14%) Office 365
8 2 (0.14%) Boomi
9 1 (0.068%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.068%) GitHub
9 1 (0.068%) IaaS
9 1 (0.068%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.03%) Internet
2 12 (0.82%) Firewall
3 9 (0.62%) Intranet
4 6 (0.41%) Extranet
4 6 (0.41%) HTTP
5 5 (0.34%) DNS
5 5 (0.34%) SS7
5 5 (0.34%) SIGTRAN
6 4 (0.27%) SAN
6 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.27%) VPN
7 3 (0.21%) WebEx
7 3 (0.21%) SMTP
7 3 (0.21%) FTP
7 3 (0.21%) LDAP
7 3 (0.21%) NAS
8 2 (0.14%) LTE
8 2 (0.14%) NGN
8 2 (0.14%) CTI
8 2 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (16.08%) Data Warehouse
2 195 (13.35%) SQL Server
3 86 (5.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 63 (4.31%) Big Data
6 62 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (3.35%) Oracle Database
8 47 (3.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (3.01%) Hadoop
10 43 (2.94%) NoSQL
11 40 (2.74%) RDBMS
12 37 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (2.12%) MongoDB
15 29 (1.98%) QlikView
16 26 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
17 25 (1.71%) PowerCenter
17 25 (1.71%) DB2
18 24 (1.64%) Data Mining
19 23 (1.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 27 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 25 (1.71%) Toad
3 24 (1.64%) ERwin
4 23 (1.57%) Jenkins
5 21 (1.44%) JIRA
6 14 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (0.96%) Maven
7 12 (0.82%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.55%) Subversion
10 7 (0.48%) Gradle
11 5 (0.34%) JUnit
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.34%) jMock
12 4 (0.27%) CruiseControl
12 4 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.27%) Hudson
13 3 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.21%) LSMW
General
1 432 (29.57%) Finance
2 212 (14.51%) Banking
3 93 (6.37%) Retail
4 72 (4.93%) Investment Banking
5 40 (2.74%) Marketing
6 38 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.33%) Legal
8 32 (2.19%) Back Office
9 29 (1.98%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.64%) Publishing
11 21 (1.44%) Front Office
12 17 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.89%) Games
14 12 (0.82%) Advertising
15 10 (0.68%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.62%) Billing
17 8 (0.55%) Spanish Language
18 7 (0.48%) General Ledger
19 6 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 429 (29.36%) Analyst
2 265 (18.14%) Architect
3 246 (16.84%) Developer
4 198 (13.55%) Data Analyst
5 170 (11.64%) Business Analyst
6 130 (8.90%) Consultant
7 123 (8.42%) Data Architect
8 81 (5.54%) Project Manager
9 78 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
10 66 (4.52%) Data Manager
11 47 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
12 44 (3.01%) Data Consultant
13 43 (2.94%) SQL Developer
14 32 (2.19%) Designer
15 31 (2.12%) SAP Consultant
16 26 (1.78%) DevOps Engineer
17 24 (1.64%) Senior Manager
17 24 (1.64%) Senior Developer
18 23 (1.57%) Senior Business Analyst
19 22 (1.51%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (6.23%) .NET
2 55 (3.76%) HTML
3 52 (3.56%) Web Services
4 48 (3.29%) XML
5 34 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 29 (1.98%) Middleware
7 25 (1.71%) CSS
7 25 (1.71%) HTML5
8 21 (1.44%) WCF
9 19 (1.30%) jQuery
10 17 (1.16%) J2EE
10 17 (1.16%) MDX
11 16 (1.10%) Spring
11 16 (1.10%) Ajax
12 15 (1.03%) REST
13 14 (0.96%) SOAP
13 14 (0.96%) PostGIS
14 13 (0.89%) JSON
15 12 (0.82%) WPF
15 12 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 211 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (10.68%) Management Information System
3 94 (6.43%) Data Integration
4 59 (4.04%) Reference Data
5 46 (3.15%) GIS
6 41 (2.81%) Data Structures
7 33 (2.26%) Open Source
8 30 (2.05%) Equities
9 27 (1.85%) Computer Science
10 26 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 24 (1.64%) Credit Risk
12 23 (1.57%) Visualisation
12 23 (1.57%) User Experience
13 21 (1.44%) NHS
14 19 (1.30%) Fixed Income
15 15 (1.03%) Derivative
15 15 (1.03%) FMCG
16 14 (0.96%) Market Risk
17 13 (0.89%) Contract for Difference
17 13 (0.89%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 100 (6.84%) UNIX
2 71 (4.86%) Linux
3 51 (3.49%) Windows
4 19 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (0.89%) CentOS
6 10 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.55%) AIX
8 7 (0.48%) Solaris
8 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.41%) Android
9 6 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.21%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.068%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.068%) zOS
12 1 (0.068%) Debian
12 1 (0.068%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (20.33%) Master Data Management
2 271 (18.55%) Data Modelling
3 235 (16.08%) Business Intelligence
4 218 (14.92%) ETL
5 201 (13.76%) Data Analysis
6 192 (13.14%) Migration
7 191 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
8 187 (12.80%) Project Management
9 179 (12.25%) Data Governance
10 159 (10.88%) Analytics
11 151 (10.34%) Data Architecture
12 132 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
13 129 (8.83%) Data Migration
14 110 (7.53%) Business Analysis
15 94 (6.43%) CRM
16 91 (6.23%) Validation
17 75 (5.13%) Workflow
17 75 (5.13%) Asset Management
18 71 (4.86%) Information Management
19 66 (4.52%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 374 (25.60%) SQL
2 101 (6.91%) Java
3 92 (6.30%) C#
4 66 (4.52%) JavaScript
5 49 (3.35%) PL/SQL
6 45 (3.08%) Shell Script
7 44 (3.01%) T-SQL
8 40 (2.74%) VBA
9 29 (1.98%) C
9 29 (1.98%) Python
10 23 (1.57%) C++
10 23 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 20 (1.37%) Perl
12 16 (1.10%) PHP
13 15 (1.03%) VB
14 10 (0.68%) VBScript
15 9 (0.62%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.48%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.48%) Ruby
16 7 (0.48%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 113 (7.73%) Degree
2 66 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 46 (3.15%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 11 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (0.68%) PMP
7 7 (0.48%) ISEB
8 6 (0.41%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.41%) MBA
9 5 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.27%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.21%) HNC
11 3 (0.21%) HND
11 3 (0.21%) ACCA
11 3 (0.21%) CIMA
12 2 (0.14%) NCDA
12 2 (0.14%) NCIE
12 2 (0.14%) CISA
12 2 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (11.98%) Data Quality
2 56 (3.83%) QA
3 11 (0.75%) Solvency II
3 11 (0.75%) SLA
4 7 (0.48%) Basel II
5 6 (0.41%) COREP
5 6 (0.41%) FATCA
6 5 (0.34%) Basel III
6 5 (0.34%) FINREP
6 5 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.27%) GCP
7 4 (0.27%) EMIR
8 3 (0.21%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.21%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.14%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.068%) AIFMD
System Software
1 8 (0.55%) Active Directory
1 8 (0.55%) Docker
2 7 (0.48%) Apache Flume
2 7 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.34%) HDFS
4 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.14%) NDS
6 1 (0.068%) Firmware
6 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.068%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (1.51%) Puppet
2 20 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.96%) Graphite
4 9 (0.62%) Ansible
4 9 (0.62%) Salt
4 9 (0.62%) Tivoli
4 9 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.34%) Oozie
6 4 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.27%) Opsview
6 4 (0.27%) Rundeck
7 3 (0.21%) TIBCO Hawk
7 3 (0.21%) Foglight
8 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.14%) WMI
8 2 (0.14%) MOM
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.14%) DBAmp
9 1 (0.068%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 231 (15.81%) Oracle
2 159 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 142 (9.72%) SAP
4 100 (6.84%) Informatica
5 67 (4.59%) IBM
6 66 (4.52%) Business Objects
7 25 (1.71%) Cognos
8 24 (1.64%) Teradata
9 22 (1.51%) Sybase
10 20 (1.37%) GoldenSource
10 20 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.23%) Trillium
12 16 (1.10%) Ab Initio
12 16 (1.10%) Tableau
13 15 (1.03%) ESRI
14 14 (0.96%) Splunk
15 13 (0.89%) VMware
16 10 (0.68%) DataFlux
16 10 (0.68%) Siebel
17 9 (0.62%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £420 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Aerotek
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Acceler-IT
Rate: From £700 to £850 per day + accommodation flights and exciting experie
Posted: 3 days ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Connectus
Rate: £27.44 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day Based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Fusion Experience
Rate: £467 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £380 to £400 per day - 3 Month Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £350 per day - 3 month contract with scope for extension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago