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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 173 167 161
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Management 803 784 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.44% 1.40% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.78% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 526 441
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £641 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 26
Median hourly rate £18.90 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £13.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-60.40% +60.00%

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
45312 44104 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.52% 78.83% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29953 27498 26558
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 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1036 1290 1223
Median hourly rate £33.99 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £48.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +1 750 £463 -2.63% 182
London -4 370 £500 - 77
South East -38 95 £450 +5.88% 30
City of London +25 65 £550 +4.76% 26
Yorkshire +17 64 £480 +12.94% 15
North West +6 54 £425 +6.25% 17
West Yorkshire +6 44 £440 +3.52% 14
Leeds +10 40 £470 +7.42% 11
Scotland -16 39 £400 +8.47% 5
West Midlands +7 38 £450 +2.85% 20
Berkshire +9 33 £500 +25.00% 11
South West -41 29 £325 -31.39% 7
East of England +8 28 £425 -8.10% 12
Manchester +8 28 £425 -15.00% 11
East Midlands +22 26 £350 -36.36% 4
Midlands +13 23 £425 -22.72%
North East -16 21 £330 +57.14%
Tyne and Wear -22 20 £330 +57.14%
Edinburgh -15 19 £385 +40.00% 5
Bristol -19 17 £270 -36.47% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 17 £330 -
South Yorkshire -6 15 £725 +81.25%
Surrey -5 14 £334 -14.52% 1
Sheffield -20 14 £738 +84.37%
Nottinghamshire +8 13 £425 -32.00% 1
Cheshire -10 13 £500 +17.64% 1
Nottingham +7 12 £425 -32.00% 1
Hampshire +8 11 £450 +20.00% 3
Oxfordshire +10 10 £450 -15.09% 8
Bracknell +8 10 £500 +8.10%

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 507 (31.12%) Finance
2 439 (26.95%) SQL
3 406 (24.92%) Data Modelling
4 378 (23.20%) Master Data Management
5 351 (21.55%) Data Quality
6 313 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
7 286 (17.56%) Business Intelligence
8 275 (16.88%) Data Warehouse
9 258 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
10 257 (15.78%) Oracle
11 226 (13.87%) Data Governance
12 213 (13.08%) Data Architecture
13 208 (12.77%) SQL Server
13 208 (12.77%) Microsoft
14 203 (12.46%) ETL
15 200 (12.28%) Analytics
16 196 (12.03%) Banking
17 176 (10.80%) Migration
18 175 (10.74%) SAP
19 169 (10.37%) Data Analysis
20 163 (10.01%) Management Information System
21 160 (9.82%) Java
22 159 (9.76%) Project Management
22 159 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
23 147 (9.02%) MS Excel
24 141 (8.66%) Degree
25 128 (7.86%) Business Analysis
26 126 (7.73%) Unix
27 121 (7.43%) Data Migration
28 120 (7.37%) 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 99 (6.08%) SAS
2 67 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 19 (1.17%) NetWeaver
3 19 (1.17%) WebLogic
4 18 (1.10%) Confluence
5 16 (0.98%) Skype for Business
6 15 (0.92%) CMS
6 15 (0.92%) Tomcat
7 14 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (0.80%) MS Exchange
9 11 (0.68%) IIS
9 11 (0.68%) SAP EP
9 11 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.61%) Node.js
11 8 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (0.43%) GeoServer
13 6 (0.37%) ArcGIS
13 6 (0.37%) CICS
13 6 (0.37%) Mule
13 6 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 147 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 80 (4.91%) MS Office
3 42 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (2.15%) MS Project
5 24 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 22 (1.35%) SPSS
7 11 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.061%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.061%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.061%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.061%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 36 (2.21%) SAP MDM
2 23 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.74%) Markit EDM
3 12 (0.74%) SAP CRM
4 11 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.55%) HFM
5 9 (0.55%) Maximo
5 9 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.49%) Eloqua
6 8 (0.49%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.49%) SAP SRM
7 7 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
9 4 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.25%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.25%) SAP Retail
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.18%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.80%) Office 365
4 12 (0.74%) SaaS
4 12 (0.74%) Yammer
5 9 (0.55%) IaaS
6 8 (0.49%) PaaS
7 5 (0.31%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.25%) Boomi
9 3 (0.18%) MailChimp
9 3 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.12%) Force.com
10 2 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.061%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.061%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.061%) GitHub
11 1 (0.061%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.47%) Internet
1 24 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 15 (0.92%) DNS
3 13 (0.80%) Firewall
4 12 (0.74%) SAN
5 10 (0.61%) WAN
6 7 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (0.43%) HTTP
6 7 (0.43%) LAN
7 6 (0.37%) iSCSI
7 6 (0.37%) LDAP
7 6 (0.37%) Multicast
7 6 (0.37%) SSH
7 6 (0.37%) VPN
8 5 (0.31%) Network Security
9 4 (0.25%) DHCP
9 4 (0.25%) NAS
10 3 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (16.88%) Data Warehouse
2 208 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 81 (4.97%) Big Data
4 68 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 62 (3.81%) Data Mining
6 61 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 60 (3.68%) BusinessObjects
8 59 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 51 (3.13%) Oracle Database
10 44 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
11 43 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
12 40 (2.46%) Hadoop
13 39 (2.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 39 (2.39%) NoSQL
14 38 (2.33%) MongoDB
14 38 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 37 (2.27%) QlikView
16 33 (2.03%) DB2
17 32 (1.96%) MySQL
17 32 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (3.31%) ERwin
2 32 (1.96%) JIRA
3 24 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 23 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
5 16 (0.98%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.68%) Subversion
7 10 (0.61%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.55%) PowerDesigner
8 9 (0.55%) Toad
9 8 (0.49%) JDeveloper
10 7 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.37%) HP UFT
11 6 (0.37%) Maven
12 5 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.31%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (0.31%) Selenium
12 5 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.25%) LSMW
13 4 (0.25%) SoapUI
General
1 507 (31.12%) Finance
2 196 (12.03%) Banking
3 83 (5.10%) Retail
4 68 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 64 (3.93%) Marketing
6 52 (3.19%) Manufacturing
7 48 (2.95%) Front Office
8 34 (2.09%) Legal
8 34 (2.09%) Telecoms
9 30 (1.84%) Back Office
10 27 (1.66%) Financial Institution
11 21 (1.29%) Retail Banking
12 17 (1.04%) Law
13 15 (0.92%) Billing
14 13 (0.80%) Automotive
15 12 (0.74%) Advertising
15 12 (0.74%) Local Government
16 10 (0.61%) Electronics
16 10 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 466 (28.61%) Analyst
2 328 (20.14%) Architect
3 236 (14.49%) Developer
4 200 (12.28%) Business Analyst
4 200 (12.28%) Data Analyst
4 200 (12.28%) Data Architect
5 108 (6.63%) Consultant
6 102 (6.26%) Project Manager
7 68 (4.17%) Data Business Analyst
8 61 (3.74%) Data Manager
9 55 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
9 55 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
10 47 (2.89%) Java Developer
11 45 (2.76%) Data Consultant
12 42 (2.58%) Data Modeller
13 40 (2.46%) Banking Analyst
14 34 (2.09%) Enterprise Architect
14 34 (2.09%) SQL Developer
15 32 (1.96%) Senior Business Analyst
15 32 (1.96%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (5.95%) .NET
2 78 (4.79%) Web Services
3 61 (3.74%) XML
4 52 (3.19%) HTML
5 51 (3.13%) Middleware
6 42 (2.58%) ASP.NET
7 31 (1.90%) CSS
8 23 (1.41%) FIX Protocol
8 23 (1.41%) REST
9 20 (1.23%) jQuery
10 19 (1.17%) WCF
10 19 (1.17%) XSD
11 17 (1.04%) WPF
12 14 (0.86%) SAP PI
12 14 (0.86%) WSDL
13 12 (0.74%) CAML
13 12 (0.74%) HTML5
13 12 (0.74%) MDX
13 12 (0.74%) SAP Basis
13 12 (0.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 258 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 163 (10.01%) Management Information System
3 120 (7.37%) Data Integration
4 86 (5.28%) Reference Data
5 84 (5.16%) Data Structures
6 80 (4.91%) Visualisation
7 64 (3.93%) Fintech
8 48 (2.95%) Computer Science
9 37 (2.27%) Credit Risk
10 35 (2.15%) Equities
11 30 (1.84%) Statistics
12 28 (1.72%) Data Centre
13 27 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 24 (1.47%) Fixed Income
15 23 (1.41%) Data Extraction
16 22 (1.35%) NHS
17 21 (1.29%) Algorithms
18 20 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
18 20 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
18 20 (1.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 126 (7.73%) Unix
2 89 (5.46%) Windows
3 73 (4.48%) Linux
4 17 (1.04%) Windows Server
5 13 (0.80%) CentOS
6 9 (0.55%) AIX
6 9 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.31%) Solaris
9 5 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.12%) Android
11 2 (0.12%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.12%) MVS
11 2 (0.12%) NetWare
12 1 (0.061%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.061%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (24.92%) Data Modelling
2 378 (23.20%) Master Data Management
3 313 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
4 286 (17.56%) Business Intelligence
5 226 (13.87%) Data Governance
6 213 (13.08%) Data Architecture
7 203 (12.46%) ETL
8 200 (12.28%) Analytics
9 176 (10.80%) Migration
10 169 (10.37%) Data Analysis
11 159 (9.76%) Project Management
11 159 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 128 (7.86%) Business Analysis
13 121 (7.43%) Data Migration
14 113 (6.94%) CRM
15 97 (5.95%) SDLC
16 95 (5.83%) Open Source
17 94 (5.77%) Information Management
18 83 (5.10%) Asset Management
19 77 (4.73%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 439 (26.95%) SQL
2 160 (9.82%) Java
3 95 (5.83%) JavaScript
4 92 (5.65%) Python
5 80 (4.91%) C#
6 57 (3.50%) T-SQL
7 52 (3.19%) C++
7 52 (3.19%) Shell Script
7 52 (3.19%) VBA
8 44 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 43 (2.64%) VB
10 34 (2.09%) PowerShell
11 29 (1.78%) Perl
12 23 (1.41%) R
13 16 (0.98%) Bash Shell
13 16 (0.98%) VBScript
14 12 (0.74%) FQL
15 11 (0.68%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.61%) C
17 9 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 141 (8.66%) Degree
2 88 (5.40%) Security Cleared
3 59 (3.62%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 20 (1.23%) ISEB
6 16 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.43%) CBAP
10 7 (0.43%) PhD
10 7 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.37%) CCA
11 6 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 5 (0.31%) CISA
12 5 (0.31%) CISM
12 5 (0.31%) SAP Certification
12 5 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 5 (0.31%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 351 (21.55%) Data Quality
2 64 (3.93%) QA
3 21 (1.29%) SLA
4 13 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (0.55%) MiFID
6 8 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.49%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.37%) FINREP
7 6 (0.37%) ISO20022
8 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.31%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.18%) FATCA
10 2 (0.12%) EMIR
10 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.061%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.061%) Basel II
11 1 (0.061%) BS7666
11 1 (0.061%) COREP
11 1 (0.061%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 41 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.74%) Docker
4 9 (0.55%) XenApp
5 8 (0.49%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.37%) Xen
7 5 (0.31%) vSphere
7 5 (0.31%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.25%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.25%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.18%) NFS
10 2 (0.12%) HDFS
10 2 (0.12%) KVM
11 1 (0.061%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.061%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.061%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (1.47%) Puppet
2 17 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.74%) Ansible
3 12 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
4 11 (0.68%) SCCM
5 10 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.49%) SCOM
7 7 (0.43%) Oracle EDQ
8 6 (0.37%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.31%) Control-M
10 4 (0.25%) Graphite
10 4 (0.25%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.25%) Nagios
10 4 (0.25%) Salt
10 4 (0.25%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.25%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.18%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.18%) DBAmp
12 2 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 257 (15.78%) Oracle
2 208 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 175 (10.74%) SAP
4 107 (6.57%) Informatica
5 66 (4.05%) IBM
6 49 (3.01%) Tableau
7 32 (1.96%) VMware
8 26 (1.60%) Teradata
9 25 (1.53%) HP
9 25 (1.53%) Trillium
10 24 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
11 23 (1.41%) Splunk
11 23 (1.41%) Talend
12 22 (1.35%) Cognos
13 21 (1.29%) CA
14 20 (1.23%) Sybase
15 18 (1.10%) TIBCO
16 17 (1.04%) Hyperion
17 16 (0.98%) Citrix
18 15 (0.92%) Adobe
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