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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Manager
Rank 530 526 449
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -77
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 132 136 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 95 107
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £33.79 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.45% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £40.00

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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -4 121 £500 +5.26% 12
London +14 64 £525 +10.52% 4
North West +25 15 £400 -13.27% 1
South East +18 14 £413 -8.33% 4
Scotland +23 10 £450 -26.82% 2
East Midlands +5 9 £480 +6.66%
Manchester -2 9 £310 - 1
City of London +23 8 £330 -31.60%
Edinburgh +7 8 £475 -22.76% 2
West Midlands -32 6 £400 +60.00% 1
Derbyshire - 6 £450 -
West Sussex +5 4 £413 -8.33%
Warwickshire -7 4 £335 +34.00%
South West +4 3 £400 -17.94%
Cheshire - 3 £563 -
Gatwick - 3 £413 -
Derby - 3 - -
Berkshire +7 2 £563 +25.00%
Wiltshire +2 2 £400 -23.80%
Warwick -3 2 £525 -
North East -27 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £525 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £650 -
Feltham - 2 £550 -
Chester - 2 £563 -
Reading +12 1 £563 -
East of England +11 1 - - 1
Crawley +7 1 £450 -
Glasgow +7 1 £425 -
Hertfordshire +6 1 - -

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 118 (41.11%) Migration
2 97 (33.80%) Data Migration
3 77 (26.83%) Finance
4 65 (22.65%) Project Management
5 63 (21.95%) Data Management
6 55 (19.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (17.77%) Data Quality
8 47 (16.38%) SAP
9 41 (14.29%) Analytics
10 39 (13.59%) SQL
11 38 (13.24%) Data Centre
12 37 (12.89%) Oracle
13 36 (12.54%) Data Governance
14 35 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
15 33 (11.50%) Microsoft
16 31 (10.80%) Data Modelling
17 30 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (10.45%) Banking
18 27 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (8.71%) Data Analytics
19 25 (8.71%) Data Architecture
20 23 (8.01%) Security Cleared
21 19 (6.62%) Data Analysis
21 19 (6.62%) ETL
21 19 (6.62%) PRINCE2
21 19 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (6.62%) Master Data Management
22 18 (6.27%) Data Cleansing
22 18 (6.27%) SAS
23 17 (5.92%) Retail

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 18 (6.27%) SAS
2 5 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.70%) Confluence
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (3.14%) MS Project
3 6 (2.09%) MS Office
4 4 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.09%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.05%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.70%) SAP hybris
4 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.35%) Maximo
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.70%) SAN
2 1 (0.35%) Broadband
2 1 (0.35%) DHCP
2 1 (0.35%) Firewall
2 1 (0.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.35%) LAN
2 1 (0.35%) SMS
2 1 (0.35%) SSL
2 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (5.57%) Big Data
3 11 (3.83%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (3.83%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.79%) Data Mining
4 8 (2.79%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.09%) Adabas
5 6 (2.09%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.70%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.70%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.70%) DataStax
8 2 (0.70%) DB2
8 2 (0.70%) QlikView
8 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (0.70%) LSMW
2 1 (0.35%) JIRA
2 1 (0.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (26.83%) Finance
2 30 (10.45%) Banking
3 17 (5.92%) Retail
4 10 (3.48%) Marketing
5 9 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.74%) Front Office
7 5 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.39%) Legal
9 3 (1.05%) Back Office
9 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.05%) German Language
9 3 (1.05%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.05%) Publishing
10 2 (0.70%) Billing
10 2 (0.70%) Electronics
10 2 (0.70%) French Language
10 2 (0.70%) Law
10 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.79%) HTML
2 5 (1.74%) .NET
3 3 (1.05%) HTML5
3 3 (1.05%) Web Services
4 2 (0.70%) CSS
4 2 (0.70%) D3.js
4 2 (0.70%) SOAP
4 2 (0.70%) XML
5 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.35%) J2EE
5 1 (0.35%) JSP
5 1 (0.35%) REST
5 1 (0.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.24%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.14%) Reference Data
4 9 (3.14%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.79%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.44%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.09%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.09%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.09%) NHS
8 5 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.39%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.05%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.05%) Equities
10 3 (1.05%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.05%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.05%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.70%) PMI
11 2 (0.70%) Statistics
12 1 (0.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.44%) Windows
2 4 (1.39%) Linux
2 4 (1.39%) Unix
3 3 (1.05%) AIX
3 3 (1.05%) Solaris
3 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.35%) HPUX
4 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (41.11%) Migration
2 97 (33.80%) Data Migration
3 65 (22.65%) Project Management
4 63 (21.95%) Data Management
5 55 (19.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (14.29%) Analytics
7 36 (12.54%) Data Governance
8 31 (10.80%) Data Modelling
9 30 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (8.71%) Data Analytics
11 25 (8.71%) Data Architecture
12 19 (6.62%) Data Analysis
12 19 (6.62%) ETL
12 19 (6.62%) Master Data Management
12 19 (6.62%) PRINCE2
13 18 (6.27%) Data Cleansing
14 17 (5.92%) Quality Management
15 14 (4.88%) Change Management
15 14 (4.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 39 (13.59%) SQL
2 9 (3.14%) C
3 7 (2.44%) Java
3 7 (2.44%) Python
4 6 (2.09%) NATURAL
4 6 (2.09%) VB
5 4 (1.39%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.39%) R
6 3 (1.05%) VBA
7 1 (0.35%) ABAP
7 1 (0.35%) C#
7 1 (0.35%) C++
7 1 (0.35%) Pascal
7 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (8.01%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.92%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.23%) Degree
4 7 (2.44%) ISEB
5 6 (2.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.09%) PMP
6 5 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.05%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.70%) CISM
8 2 (0.70%) CISSP
8 2 (0.70%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.70%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.35%) MCTS
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (17.77%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.18%) QA
3 6 (2.09%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.39%) GxP
4 4 (1.39%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.70%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.35%) Basel II
6 1 (0.35%) BS7799
6 1 (0.35%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.05%) HDFS
2 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 47 (16.38%) SAP
2 37 (12.89%) Oracle
3 33 (11.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.18%) Tableau
5 11 (3.83%) Teradata
6 7 (2.44%) Cognos
7 6 (2.09%) Software AG
8 5 (1.74%) IBM
9 4 (1.39%) Ab Initio
9 4 (1.39%) Trillium
10 3 (1.05%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.70%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.70%) CODA
11 2 (0.70%) GoldenSource
11 2 (0.70%) hybris
11 2 (0.70%) Netezza
11 2 (0.70%) Pega
12 1 (0.35%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.35%) Citrix
12 1 (0.35%) EMC