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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Management
Rank 158 147 163
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing Data Management 710 697 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.35% 1.39% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.85% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 394 326
Average daily rate
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£430 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 26 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.19 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £46.17 £40.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+41.93% +14.81%

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
39834 37606 32717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.91% 74.82% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25112 22628 19457
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1043 1134 1178
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 -14 627 £434 +2.05% 250
London -18 310 £475 +5.67% 117
South East -27 108 £425 +13.33% 38
City of London -17 64 £508 +17.81% 45
Scotland +5 55 £450 +36.36% 12
North West -19 51 £325 -26.76% 26
Edinburgh +11 43 £438 +9.37% 9
South West 0 42 £423 -10.58% 14
Yorkshire +2 41 £425 +13.33% 17
West Yorkshire +4 35 £425 +50.44% 10
Buckinghamshire +12 25 £350 -22.22% 4
Bristol +8 25 £425 -22.72% 4
East of England +6 25 £400 -5.88% 13
East Midlands +12 23 £375 -26.82% 8
Cheshire +10 23 £400 -34.69% 3
Leeds +5 23 £430 +52.21% 8
Surrey +1 23 £320 -1.53% 5
Berkshire -27 23 £425 +13.33% 7
West Midlands -12 19 £433 +4.84% 14
Warrington +8 17 £348 - 1
Milton Keynes 0 15 £463 +2.83% 4
Manchester -22 15 £363 +26.08% 20
Hertfordshire +21 12 £283 -33.52% 4
Glasgow +3 11 £500 +185.71% 2
Nottinghamshire 0 10 £450 +56.52%
Oxfordshire -6 10 £530 +43.24% 7
Northamptonshire -10 10 £300 -50.00% 2
Reading -16 10 £425 +13.33% 1
Northampton -7 8 - - 1
Oxford -12 8 £530 +43.24% 3

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 442 (30.23%) Finance
2 348 (23.80%) SQL
3 295 (20.18%) Master Data Management
4 254 (17.37%) Data Modelling
5 243 (16.62%) Business Intelligence
6 216 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
7 213 (14.57%) Data Analysis
8 212 (14.50%) Oracle
9 200 (13.68%) ETL
10 197 (13.47%) Migration
11 194 (13.27%) Project Management
12 182 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
13 181 (12.38%) Microsoft
14 180 (12.31%) Banking
15 176 (12.04%) Data Governance
16 174 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
17 173 (11.83%) SQL Server
18 156 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
19 148 (10.12%) Data Architecture
20 145 (9.92%) MS Excel
21 139 (9.51%) SAP
22 138 (9.44%) Management Information System
23 133 (9.10%) Degree
24 128 (8.76%) Data Quality
25 124 (8.48%) Data Migration
26 123 (8.41%) Analytics
27 105 (7.18%) Business Analysis
28 101 (6.91%) .NET
29 95 (6.50%) Asset Management
30 93 (6.36%) Enterprise Data Management

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 88 (6.02%) SAS
2 31 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.44%) ArcGIS
4 18 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 12 (0.82%) CMS
6 10 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.62%) Apache
8 8 (0.55%) IIS
9 7 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
10 6 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.41%) Documentum
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle Spatial
11 5 (0.34%) Node.js
12 4 (0.27%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.27%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.27%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.21%) FileNet
14 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 145 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 85 (5.81%) MS Office
3 49 (3.35%) MS Visio
4 48 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (1.85%) MS Project
6 15 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.62%) PowerPivot
8 7 (0.48%) ArcInfo
9 6 (0.41%) SPSS
10 5 (0.34%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.068%) Stata
12 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.068%) InDesign
12 1 (0.068%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.068%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.068%) ProjectWise
12 1 (0.068%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 68 (4.65%) Markit EDM
2 27 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.37%) SAP MDM
4 14 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.82%) SAP IS-U
7 11 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (0.68%) SAP R/3
9 8 (0.55%) Maximo
9 8 (0.55%) SAP SRM
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
9 8 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
10 7 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
10 7 (0.48%) SAP CRM
11 6 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
12 5 (0.34%) SAP Retail
12 5 (0.34%) thinkFolio
12 5 (0.34%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.96%) SaaS
2 5 (0.34%) PaaS
2 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.21%) Force.com
4 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.14%) Office 365
5 2 (0.14%) IaaS
5 2 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.068%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.30%) Intranet
2 13 (0.89%) Internet
3 10 (0.68%) Firewall
4 6 (0.41%) Extranet
4 6 (0.41%) FTP
5 5 (0.34%) DNS
6 4 (0.27%) SAN
6 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.27%) VPN
6 4 (0.27%) SS7
6 4 (0.27%) SIGTRAN
7 3 (0.21%) Network Security
7 3 (0.21%) WAN
8 2 (0.14%) LAN
8 2 (0.14%) HTTP
8 2 (0.14%) CTI
8 2 (0.14%) SSL
8 2 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.14%) LTE
8 2 (0.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
2 173 (11.83%) SQL Server
3 65 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (3.90%) Oracle Database
4 57 (3.90%) Relational Database
5 47 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 44 (3.01%) Big Data
7 39 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (1.98%) RDBMS
10 28 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 26 (1.78%) DB2
12 25 (1.71%) MS Access
12 25 (1.71%) Hadoop
13 24 (1.64%) Data Mining
14 22 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (1.44%) SAP BW
16 20 (1.37%) OLAP
16 20 (1.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 19 (1.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (1.71%) ERwin
2 20 (1.37%) Toad
3 14 (0.96%) JIRA
4 13 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (0.82%) Hudson
5 12 (0.82%) Maven
6 11 (0.75%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.75%) Git (software)
7 10 (0.68%) CruiseControl
7 10 (0.68%) JUnit
8 9 (0.62%) Ant
9 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.48%) jMock
11 6 (0.41%) LSMW
12 5 (0.34%) Subversion
13 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (0.21%) Selenium
14 3 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.21%) PowerDesigner
General
1 442 (30.23%) Finance
2 180 (12.31%) Banking
3 81 (5.54%) Retail
4 55 (3.76%) Marketing
5 53 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 36 (2.46%) Front Office
7 31 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.92%) Back Office
9 26 (1.78%) Legal
10 25 (1.71%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.71%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.44%) Publishing
12 20 (1.37%) Advertising
13 17 (1.16%) Billing
14 16 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.89%) General Ledger
16 8 (0.55%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.41%) French Language
17 6 (0.41%) German Language
17 6 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 441 (30.16%) Analyst
2 233 (15.94%) Architect
3 218 (14.91%) Developer
4 179 (12.24%) Business Analyst
5 178 (12.18%) Data Analyst
6 139 (9.51%) Consultant
7 132 (9.03%) Data Architect
8 90 (6.16%) Project Manager
9 56 (3.83%) Data Manager
10 55 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
11 44 (3.01%) Data Consultant
12 43 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
13 32 (2.19%) SAP Consultant
14 30 (2.05%) SQL Developer
15 29 (1.98%) Enterprise Architect
15 29 (1.98%) Designer
16 25 (1.71%) Systems Analyst
16 25 (1.71%) Senior Business Analyst
17 24 (1.64%) .NET Developer
18 21 (1.44%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (6.91%) .NET
2 40 (2.74%) Web Services
3 36 (2.46%) ASP.NET
4 31 (2.12%) XML
5 28 (1.92%) HTML
6 27 (1.85%) Middleware
7 22 (1.50%) J2EE
8 18 (1.23%) Spring
9 15 (1.03%) CSS
10 14 (0.96%) .NET Framework
10 14 (0.96%) jQuery
11 13 (0.89%) WCF
12 11 (0.75%) MDX
13 9 (0.62%) Visualforce
14 8 (0.55%) HTML5
14 8 (0.55%) WPF
14 8 (0.55%) JSON
14 8 (0.55%) Ajax
14 8 (0.55%) JMS
15 7 (0.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 216 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (9.44%) Management Information System
3 93 (6.36%) Data Integration
4 54 (3.69%) Reference Data
5 38 (2.60%) GIS
6 33 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 30 (2.05%) Data Structures
8 28 (1.92%) Credit Risk
9 23 (1.57%) Visualisation
9 23 (1.57%) User Experience
10 22 (1.50%) Statistics
10 22 (1.50%) NHS
11 20 (1.37%) Equities
12 19 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 16 (1.09%) Data Extraction
14 15 (1.03%) FMCG
14 15 (1.03%) Derivative
15 14 (0.96%) Open Source
15 14 (0.96%) Market Risk
16 12 (0.82%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 73 (4.99%) UNIX
2 65 (4.45%) Windows
3 40 (2.74%) Linux
4 8 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.34%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.14%) AIX
7 2 (0.14%) Solaris
7 2 (0.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.14%) Android
7 2 (0.14%) CentOS
8 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.068%) Debian
8 1 (0.068%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.068%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (20.18%) Master Data Management
2 254 (17.37%) Data Modelling
3 243 (16.62%) Business Intelligence
4 213 (14.57%) Data Analysis
5 200 (13.68%) ETL
6 197 (13.47%) Migration
7 194 (13.27%) Project Management
8 176 (12.04%) Data Governance
9 174 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
10 156 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 148 (10.12%) Data Architecture
12 124 (8.48%) Data Migration
13 123 (8.41%) Analytics
14 105 (7.18%) Business Analysis
15 95 (6.50%) Asset Management
16 93 (6.36%) Validation
16 93 (6.36%) Enterprise Data Management
17 74 (5.06%) CRM
18 71 (4.86%) Change Management
19 66 (4.51%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 348 (23.80%) SQL
2 92 (6.29%) Java
3 86 (5.88%) C#
4 42 (2.87%) VBA
5 37 (2.53%) PL/SQL
6 36 (2.46%) JavaScript
7 32 (2.19%) T-SQL
8 30 (2.05%) Shell Script
9 22 (1.50%) C
9 22 (1.50%) VB
10 21 (1.44%) VB.NET
11 17 (1.16%) Python
12 11 (0.75%) VBScript
13 10 (0.68%) Bash Shell
14 9 (0.62%) R
14 9 (0.62%) Apex Code
15 8 (0.55%) PHP
15 8 (0.55%) C++
16 7 (0.48%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.34%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 133 (9.10%) Degree
2 61 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 39 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.09%) PMI Certification
5 13 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (0.89%) VCP4
6 11 (0.75%) ISEB
7 10 (0.68%) PMP
8 7 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.34%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.34%) MBA
9 5 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.21%) PhD
11 3 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.14%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (8.76%) Data Quality
2 62 (4.24%) QA
3 16 (1.09%) SLA
4 14 (0.96%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.34%) Basel II
6 5 (0.34%) ISO 9000
6 5 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.27%) FINREP
7 4 (0.27%) Basel III
7 4 (0.27%) FATCA
8 3 (0.21%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.21%) CDISC
9 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.14%) GCP
9 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 9 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.34%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.27%) HDFS
4 3 (0.21%) NDS
4 3 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.14%) Firmware
5 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.068%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.41%) Puppet
3 5 (0.34%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.34%) Control-M
3 5 (0.34%) Oracle EDQ
4 4 (0.27%) Ansible
4 4 (0.27%) Oozie
4 4 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (0.27%) Foglight
5 3 (0.21%) TIBCO Hawk
5 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.14%) Graphite
6 2 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.068%) SCOM
7 1 (0.068%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.068%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.068%) Opsview
Vendors
1 212 (14.50%) Oracle
2 181 (12.38%) Microsoft
3 139 (9.51%) SAP
4 73 (4.99%) Informatica
5 52 (3.56%) IBM
6 49 (3.35%) Business Objects
7 27 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (1.78%) Teradata
9 25 (1.71%) Sybase
10 23 (1.57%) Cognos
11 20 (1.37%) DataFlux
12 15 (1.03%) Ab Initio
12 15 (1.03%) Cisco
12 15 (1.03%) Tableau
13 14 (0.96%) Trillium
14 13 (0.89%) HP
15 12 (0.82%) Citrix
15 12 (0.82%) VMware
15 12 (0.82%) ESRI
16 11 (0.75%) GoldenSource
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Markets Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TechnoRecruit
Rate: £200 - £450 a day DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TechnoRecruit
Rate: £200 - £450 a day DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TechnoRecruit
Rate: £200 - £450 a day DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
TechnoRecruit
Rate: £200 - £450 a day DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Connectus
Rate: £430.7 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £270 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + negotiable on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £350 per day - 3 month contract with scope for extension
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £130.12 per week
Posted: 17 days ago