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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Management
Rank 161 163 176
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Management 799 718 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.43% 1.36% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.78% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 399 325
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 14
Average hourly rate £26.22 £20.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -28.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £12.58 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £72.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.44 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.85% -25.45%

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
43274 40267 36736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.50% 76.08% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27921 25102 22050
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1185 1094
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 0 704 £470 +10.58% 283
London -23 356 £475 +5.55% 147
South East +11 141 £475 +13.09% 36
City of London -13 102 £500 -4.76% 62
Yorkshire +15 57 £400 +23.07% 17
Scotland +3 51 £375 -13.04% 17
North West +6 44 £505 +37.88% 24
West Yorkshire +6 42 £390 +30.00% 15
Edinburgh +11 33 £363 -14.95% 10
East of England +13 31 £413 - 8
Buckinghamshire -1 31 £390 +11.42% 3
Leeds -3 31 £395 +58.00% 10
East Sussex +12 30 £480 -9.60% 5
West Midlands -7 30 £435 +2.35% 20
Berkshire +13 29 £350 -12.50% 10
Milton Keynes +15 23 £390 +0.64% 2
Brighton +4 19 £475 -10.58% 2
Glasgow +11 17 £375 -16.66% 4
Manchester +1 15 £613 +104.16% 16
South West -13 15 £375 -6.25% 20
Hampshire +4 14 £475 +5.55% 8
East Midlands -2 14 £444 - 7
Surrey -14 12 £425 -15.00% 4
Wales +10 11 £323 -8.51% 2
Cheshire +1 11 £425 - 2
West Sussex - 11 £505 - 2
Bedfordshire +15 10 £475 +8.57% 2
South Wales +1 10 £323 -1.14% 2
Sheffield 0 10 £425 +6.25% 1
Birmingham -4 10 £413 -2.94% 7

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 480 (30.40%) Finance
2 416 (26.35%) SQL
3 342 (21.66%) Master Data Management
4 312 (19.76%) Data Modelling
5 288 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
6 285 (18.05%) Data Warehouse
7 268 (16.97%) Oracle
8 254 (16.09%) ETL
9 233 (14.76%) Banking
10 232 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
11 221 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
12 220 (13.93%) SQL Server
13 219 (13.87%) Migration
14 214 (13.55%) Data Quality
15 204 (12.92%) Data Analysis
16 201 (12.73%) Data Governance
17 199 (12.60%) Project Management
18 182 (11.53%) Analytics
19 180 (11.40%) Microsoft
20 175 (11.08%) Management Information System
21 167 (10.58%) SAP
22 161 (10.20%) Data Architecture
23 151 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
24 140 (8.87%) Data Migration
25 132 (8.36%) MS Excel
26 125 (7.92%) Business Analysis
27 119 (7.54%) Informatica
28 115 (7.28%) Degree
29 110 (6.97%) Retail
30 107 (6.78%) CRM

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (4.56%) SAS
2 38 (2.41%) SharePoint
3 33 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
4 20 (1.27%) ArcGIS
5 16 (1.01%) Apache Solr
6 14 (0.89%) Tomcat
7 13 (0.82%) Node.js
8 11 (0.70%) MS Exchange
8 11 (0.70%) IIS
8 11 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (0.63%) SAP EP
9 10 (0.63%) CMS
9 10 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.57%) Apache
10 9 (0.57%) NetWeaver
11 8 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
11 8 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.44%) Documentum
13 6 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 132 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 66 (4.18%) MS Office
3 37 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (1.27%) MS Project
6 17 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (1.08%) PowerPivot
7 6 (0.38%) Windchill
8 5 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.32%) SPSS
9 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.063%) InDesign
10 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.063%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 37 (2.34%) Markit EDM
2 24 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (1.33%) SAP MDM
3 21 (1.33%) Oracle TCA
4 19 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.89%) SAP CRM
6 11 (0.70%) SAP IS-U
7 10 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
8 8 (0.51%) Unica
8 8 (0.51%) SimCorp Dimension
9 7 (0.44%) SAP R/3
9 7 (0.44%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.44%) SAP ERP
9 7 (0.44%) thinkFolio
9 7 (0.44%) SAP HCM
9 7 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.38%) SAP PLM
10 6 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (0.38%) SAP Retail
10 6 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.51%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.44%) SaaS
4 6 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (0.32%) Force.com
5 5 (0.32%) PaaS
6 4 (0.25%) Boomi
7 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.13%) Heroku
7 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.13%) Office 365
8 1 (0.063%) GitHub
8 1 (0.063%) IaaS
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.01%) Internet
2 9 (0.57%) Intranet
2 9 (0.57%) Firewall
2 9 (0.57%) LDAP
3 7 (0.44%) HTTP
3 7 (0.44%) SAN
4 6 (0.38%) CTI
4 6 (0.38%) NAS
5 5 (0.32%) DNS
6 4 (0.25%) VoIP
7 3 (0.19%) SMTP
7 3 (0.19%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.19%) SS7
7 3 (0.19%) Wireless
7 3 (0.19%) SIGTRAN
8 2 (0.13%) Network Security
8 2 (0.13%) NGN
8 2 (0.13%) SSL
8 2 (0.13%) Extranet
8 2 (0.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (18.05%) Data Warehouse
2 220 (13.93%) SQL Server
3 101 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 82 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 81 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 72 (4.56%) Big Data
7 61 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 59 (3.74%) Hadoop
9 53 (3.36%) Oracle Database
10 51 (3.23%) NoSQL
11 45 (2.85%) RDBMS
12 38 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 37 (2.34%) MongoDB
13 37 (2.34%) PowerCenter
14 34 (2.15%) QlikView
15 32 (2.03%) DB2
16 31 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
17 28 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
17 28 (1.77%) SAP BW
18 27 (1.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 33 (2.09%) ERwin
2 32 (2.03%) Toad
2 32 (2.03%) Jenkins
3 31 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 19 (1.20%) JIRA
5 17 (1.08%) Visual Studio
6 14 (0.89%) Maven
6 14 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (0.63%) Subversion
9 8 (0.51%) Hudson
10 7 (0.44%) JUnit
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.38%) jMock
11 6 (0.38%) Gradle
12 5 (0.32%) CruiseControl
12 5 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (0.32%) PowerDesigner
13 3 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.19%) Eclipse
General
1 480 (30.40%) Finance
2 233 (14.76%) Banking
3 110 (6.97%) Retail
4 87 (5.51%) Investment Banking
5 51 (3.23%) Marketing
6 40 (2.53%) Legal
7 37 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 33 (2.09%) Financial Institution
9 28 (1.77%) Manufacturing
10 25 (1.58%) Front Office
11 24 (1.52%) Back Office
11 24 (1.52%) Publishing
12 14 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (0.76%) Billing
14 11 (0.70%) Advertising
15 10 (0.63%) Games
15 10 (0.63%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.57%) Spanish Language
17 7 (0.44%) Law
17 7 (0.44%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 443 (28.06%) Analyst
2 315 (19.95%) Architect
3 247 (15.64%) Developer
4 216 (13.68%) Data Analyst
5 177 (11.21%) Business Analyst
6 140 (8.87%) Data Architect
7 122 (7.73%) Consultant
8 90 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
9 83 (5.26%) Project Manager
10 66 (4.18%) Data Manager
11 49 (3.10%) Data Consultant
12 46 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
13 40 (2.53%) SQL Developer
14 37 (2.34%) Data Modeller
15 36 (2.28%) Designer
16 32 (2.03%) SAP Consultant
17 31 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
18 30 (1.90%) Enterprise Architect
19 26 (1.65%) Informatica Developer
20 24 (1.52%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (5.51%) .NET
2 54 (3.42%) HTML
3 51 (3.23%) XML
4 48 (3.04%) Web Services
5 33 (2.09%) ASP.NET
6 32 (2.03%) Middleware
7 22 (1.39%) CSS
8 21 (1.33%) J2EE
8 21 (1.33%) HTML5
9 20 (1.27%) WCF
10 18 (1.14%) MDX
10 18 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
11 17 (1.08%) Spring
12 14 (0.89%) REST
12 14 (0.89%) SOAP
12 14 (0.89%) PostGIS
13 13 (0.82%) SAP PI
13 13 (0.82%) JSON
14 12 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
14 12 (0.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 232 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (11.08%) Management Information System
3 93 (5.89%) Data Integration
4 64 (4.05%) Reference Data
5 47 (2.98%) Data Structures
6 43 (2.72%) GIS
7 33 (2.09%) Credit Risk
8 29 (1.84%) Data Centre
9 26 (1.65%) Market Risk
9 26 (1.65%) Computer Science
10 22 (1.39%) Equities
11 21 (1.33%) Visualisation
11 21 (1.33%) User Experience
12 20 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 20 (1.27%) Fixed Income
13 16 (1.01%) Taxonomies
13 16 (1.01%) NHS
14 13 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (0.82%) FMCG
15 11 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 94 (5.95%) UNIX
2 84 (5.32%) Linux
3 55 (3.48%) Windows
4 27 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (1.33%) CentOS
6 15 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.51%) Solaris
7 8 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.44%) AIX
8 7 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (0.38%) Android
9 6 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.063%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.063%) zOS
12 1 (0.063%) MVS
12 1 (0.063%) Debian
12 1 (0.063%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (21.66%) Master Data Management
2 312 (19.76%) Data Modelling
3 288 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
4 254 (16.09%) ETL
5 221 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
6 219 (13.87%) Migration
7 204 (12.92%) Data Analysis
8 201 (12.73%) Data Governance
9 199 (12.60%) Project Management
10 182 (11.53%) Analytics
11 161 (10.20%) Data Architecture
12 151 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 140 (8.87%) Data Migration
14 125 (7.92%) Business Analysis
15 107 (6.78%) CRM
16 84 (5.32%) Workflow
17 83 (5.26%) Validation
18 79 (5.00%) Information Management
19 70 (4.43%) Asset Management
20 69 (4.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 416 (26.35%) SQL
2 105 (6.65%) Java
3 80 (5.07%) C#
4 68 (4.31%) JavaScript
5 58 (3.67%) PL/SQL
6 50 (3.17%) T-SQL
7 47 (2.98%) Shell Script
8 45 (2.85%) VBA
9 34 (2.15%) Python
10 30 (1.90%) Bash Shell
11 29 (1.84%) C
12 25 (1.58%) C++
13 24 (1.52%) PHP
14 23 (1.46%) Perl
15 20 (1.27%) VB
16 13 (0.82%) Ruby
17 11 (0.70%) PowerShell
18 10 (0.63%) Apex Code
18 10 (0.63%) ABAP
18 10 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 115 (7.28%) Degree
2 60 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.01%) PMI Certification
5 11 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (0.70%) PMP
6 9 (0.57%) ISEB
7 5 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.25%) HNC
8 4 (0.25%) HND
8 4 (0.25%) ACCA
8 4 (0.25%) MBA
8 4 (0.25%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.25%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.19%) CIMA
9 3 (0.19%) PhD
10 2 (0.13%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (13.55%) Data Quality
2 50 (3.17%) QA
3 16 (1.01%) SLA
4 11 (0.70%) Solvency II
5 8 (0.51%) Basel II
6 6 (0.38%) FATCA
6 6 (0.38%) COREP
7 5 (0.32%) FINREP
8 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.25%) EMIR
8 4 (0.25%) Basel III
8 4 (0.25%) GCP
9 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.19%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.19%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.13%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.51%) Docker
4 6 (0.38%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.32%) HDFS
6 4 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.25%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.19%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.19%) Firmware
7 3 (0.19%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.13%) NDS
Systems Management
1 27 (1.71%) Puppet
2 25 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.27%) Graphite
4 10 (0.63%) Rundeck
4 10 (0.63%) Opsview
5 9 (0.57%) Salt
5 9 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.57%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (0.51%) Ansible
7 7 (0.44%) Oozie
7 7 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.19%) Control-M
9 3 (0.19%) TIBCO Hawk
9 3 (0.19%) Foglight
9 3 (0.19%) SCOM
9 3 (0.19%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 268 (16.97%) Oracle
2 180 (11.40%) Microsoft
3 167 (10.58%) SAP
4 119 (7.54%) Informatica
5 79 (5.00%) IBM
6 72 (4.56%) Business Objects
7 35 (2.22%) Teradata
8 28 (1.77%) Cognos
9 24 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 22 (1.39%) GoldenSource
10 22 (1.39%) Ab Initio
10 22 (1.39%) Sybase
10 22 (1.39%) Splunk
10 22 (1.39%) Tableau
11 21 (1.33%) Trillium
12 19 (1.20%) VMware
13 15 (0.95%) Cisco
14 13 (0.82%) Citrix
15 12 (0.76%) HP
16 11 (0.70%) Siebel
London
SPS Resourcing
Rate: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £440 - £540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: Competetive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £600.00 - £623.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Agile Recruitment
Rate: Based on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Rate: Based on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SATZ Computer Software & Consulting
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago