The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Data Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Manager
Rank 486 439 451
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 161 204 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 124 109
Median daily rate £450 £475 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £352 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £640 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £463 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.72% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.49 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.27% -45.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.49 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+12.27% -56.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52745 52880 52258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.86% 94.75% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34373 32080 31881
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 2113 2153
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Data Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Data Manager in the job title.

Data Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Manager within the UK.

Data Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Data Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Manager within the UK.

Data Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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 -41 148 £455 -4.31% 17
London -38 61 £488 -4.78% 11
South East +1 29 £449 -1.69%
North West +6 20 £450 - 2
East Midlands +7 12 £450 -7.69%
Scotland -23 10 £400 -11.11% 1
Berkshire +7 9 £450 +66.66%
Yorkshire +9 8 £330 -36.63% 2
Manchester -2 8 £425 -10.52% 2
South West -24 8 £427 -6.91% 1
City of London +14 6 £550 +15.18% 1
Fife +9 6 £400 -
Hampshire 0 6 £550 +15.78%
Bristol -3 6 £465 -22.54% 1
Slough +11 5 £450 -
West Midlands -5 5 £438 +19.04% 1
Cheshire -10 5 £463 +8.82%
Basingstoke - 5 £550 -
West Yorkshire +13 4 £330 -36.63% 2
Northamptonshire +12 4 £550 +10.00%
Dunfermline +11 4 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £475 -
Northampton +6 3 £550 +10.00%
Milton Keynes - 3 £400 -
Merseyside - 3 £550 -
Liverpool - 3 £550 -
Bradford - 3 £400 -
South Yorkshire - 3 - -
Glasgow +3 2 £563 +34.32%

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Data Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 113 (40.50%) Migration
2 89 (31.90%) Data Migration
3 71 (25.45%) Finance
4 69 (24.73%) Project Management
5 61 (21.86%) Data Management
6 57 (20.43%) Data Quality
7 55 (19.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (15.41%) SQL
9 42 (15.05%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (14.34%) SAP
11 38 (13.62%) Data Governance
12 37 (13.26%) Data Centre
13 30 (10.75%) Oracle
14 29 (10.39%) PRINCE2
14 29 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (10.39%) Banking
14 29 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (10.04%) Analytics
16 23 (8.24%) Data Modelling
16 23 (8.24%) Data Cleansing
17 21 (7.53%) Big Data
17 21 (7.53%) MS Excel
18 20 (7.17%) Microsoft
19 19 (6.81%) ETL
19 19 (6.81%) Security Cleared
20 18 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
21 16 (5.73%) Data Architecture
21 16 (5.73%) Degree
22 14 (5.02%) Data Analytics
22 14 (5.02%) Master Data Management

Data Manager Skill Set
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 12 (4.30%) SAS
2 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.15%) MS Project
4 5 (1.79%) MS Office
5 4 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.08%) SPSS
7 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.72%) SAP hybris
1 2 (0.72%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.36%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.36%) Maximo
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.08%) WAN
2 1 (0.36%) 4G
2 1 (0.36%) ATM
2 1 (0.36%) Broadband
2 1 (0.36%) DNS
2 1 (0.36%) Firewall
2 1 (0.36%) FTP
2 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.36%) ISDN
2 1 (0.36%) LAN
2 1 (0.36%) MPLS
2 1 (0.36%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.05%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (7.53%) Big Data
3 12 (4.30%) Hadoop
4 11 (3.94%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.51%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.15%) MS Access
7 5 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.08%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.72%) QlikView
10 2 (0.72%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.36%) DataStage
11 1 (0.36%) DB2
11 1 (0.36%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.36%) LSMW
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (25.45%) Finance
2 29 (10.39%) Banking
3 10 (3.58%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.87%) Front Office
4 8 (2.87%) Marketing
4 8 (2.87%) Retail
5 7 (2.51%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.43%) Back Office
6 4 (1.43%) Legal
7 3 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.08%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.72%) Advertising
8 2 (0.72%) Billing
8 2 (0.72%) German Language
8 2 (0.72%) Local Government
8 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.15%) HTML
2 3 (1.08%) .NET
3 2 (0.72%) CSS
3 2 (0.72%) Velocity
3 2 (0.72%) XML
4 1 (0.36%) BAPI
4 1 (0.36%) J2EE
4 1 (0.36%) JSON
4 1 (0.36%) JSP
4 1 (0.36%) Middleware
4 1 (0.36%) REST
4 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.26%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.30%) NHS
4 10 (3.58%) Data Integration
4 10 (3.58%) Reference Data
5 8 (2.87%) FMCG
6 6 (2.15%) Credit Risk
6 6 (2.15%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.79%) Statistics
8 4 (1.43%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.08%) PMI
9 3 (1.08%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.36%) Physics
11 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.79%) Windows
2 2 (0.72%) Unix
2 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.36%) Linux
3 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (40.50%) Migration
2 89 (31.90%) Data Migration
3 69 (24.73%) Project Management
4 61 (21.86%) Data Management
5 55 (19.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (13.62%) Data Governance
7 29 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (10.39%) PRINCE2
8 28 (10.04%) Analytics
9 23 (8.24%) Data Cleansing
9 23 (8.24%) Data Modelling
10 19 (6.81%) ETL
11 16 (5.73%) Data Architecture
12 14 (5.02%) Data Analytics
12 14 (5.02%) Master Data Management
12 14 (5.02%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (4.66%) Change Management
13 13 (4.66%) Data Analysis
14 12 (4.30%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (15.41%) SQL
2 9 (3.23%) Python
3 6 (2.15%) Java
4 5 (1.79%) C
4 5 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.72%) R
6 1 (0.36%) ABAP
6 1 (0.36%) C++
6 1 (0.36%) PHP
6 1 (0.36%) RPG
6 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (6.81%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.73%) Degree
3 12 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (2.51%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.15%) PMP
7 4 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.08%) ISEB
9 2 (0.72%) APMP
9 2 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.36%) MCTS
10 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (20.43%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.51%) QA
3 4 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.36%) Basel II
5 1 (0.36%) BS7799
5 1 (0.36%) COBIT
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) HDFS
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (14.34%) SAP
2 30 (10.75%) Oracle
3 20 (7.17%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.87%) IBM
5 7 (2.51%) Teradata
6 6 (2.15%) Trillium
7 4 (1.43%) Ab Initio
7 4 (1.43%) Tableau
8 2 (0.72%) DataFlux
8 2 (0.72%) GoldenSource
8 2 (0.72%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.72%) HP
8 2 (0.72%) hybris
8 2 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.72%) Netezza
8 2 (0.72%) Pega
8 2 (0.72%) Talend
8 2 (0.72%) VMware
9 1 (0.36%) Baan
9 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
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