The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Manager in their job title 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 Manager
Rank 395 376 448
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +72
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 186 197 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 126 52
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£475 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £41.75 £26.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.57% +59.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £43.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.11% +56.36%

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
48490 46430 41591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29830 27397 23746
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 1977 2253
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Data Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Manager 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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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 -38 155 £475 - 45
London -10 85 £500 - 23
City of London +15 20 £475 +7.04% 10
Scotland +6 19 £475 -13.63% 2
South East -50 19 £425 -6.84% 8
South West -11 12 £420 -11.57% 3
East Midlands +5 11 £500 +14.28%
Surrey +4 8 £325 -30.66% 1
Edinburgh -1 8 £488 -11.36% 1
West Midlands -5 8 £475 -8.21% 3
North West -28 7 £525 -12.50% 1
Northamptonshire -8 6 £500 -13.04%
Manchester -9 6 £525 +50.00% 1
Somerset - 6 £413 - 3
Glasgow +6 5 £419 +1.51% 1
East of England -2 5 £463 - 3
Northampton -4 5 £500 -16.66%
Yorkshire -8 4 £428 +6.87% 4
Berkshire -19 4 £425 -5.55% 1
North East - 4 £425 -
Bristol -8 3 £438 -7.89%
Leicester - 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £425 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £425 -
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Hertfordshire +12 2 £494 +9.72% 1
Leeds -5 2 £440 +10.00% 1
Bedfordshire -9 2 £506 +6.57%
West Yorkshire -12 2 £440 +10.00% 2
Hampshire -16 2 £475 -2.56% 1

Data Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Manager in their job title 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 with Data Manager in their job title.

1 147 (44.14%) Migration
2 107 (32.13%) Data Migration
3 96 (28.83%) Finance
4 72 (21.62%) Project Management
5 61 (18.32%) SAP
6 56 (16.82%) Data Management
7 51 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (15.02%) SQL
9 40 (12.01%) Oracle
10 37 (11.11%) Data Governance
11 35 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (10.21%) Banking
13 33 (9.91%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (9.61%) Data Cleansing
15 30 (9.01%) ETL
16 29 (8.71%) ERP
17 28 (8.41%) PRINCE2
18 27 (8.11%) Validation
19 25 (7.51%) Data Quality
19 25 (7.51%) MS Excel
20 23 (6.91%) Microsoft
21 22 (6.61%) Security Cleared
22 21 (6.31%) Data Analysis
23 20 (6.01%) Analytics
24 19 (5.71%) Degree
24 19 (5.71%) Agresso
25 18 (5.41%) Quality Management
26 17 (5.11%) SAS
26 17 (5.11%) Data Architecture
27 16 (4.80%) SC Cleared

Data Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Manager in their job title 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 with Data Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (5.11%) SAS
2 9 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.20%) ArcGIS
4 3 (0.90%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 25 (7.51%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.00%) MS Office
3 5 (1.50%) MS Project
3 5 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.20%) Stata
5 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.60%) SPSS
6 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.30%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 19 (5.71%) Agresso
2 14 (4.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.20%) SAP PM
5 3 (0.90%) VisionPLUS
5 3 (0.90%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (0.90%) SAP MDM
5 3 (0.90%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.90%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.90%) SAP PP
5 3 (0.90%) SAP WM
6 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.30%) Maximo
7 1 (0.30%) HFM
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.70%) WAN
2 6 (1.80%) LAN
3 5 (1.50%) VoIP
3 5 (1.50%) SAN
4 3 (0.90%) Firewall
5 2 (0.60%) BGP
6 1 (0.30%) DHCP
6 1 (0.30%) HTTP
6 1 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.30%) Network Security
6 1 (0.30%) NAS
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.30%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.91%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.70%) Data Mining
4 8 (2.40%) Big Data
5 7 (2.10%) SAP BW
6 6 (1.80%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.50%) Base SAS
7 5 (1.50%) DataStage
7 5 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.90%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (2.10%) LSMW
2 2 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 96 (28.83%) Finance
2 34 (10.21%) Banking
3 16 (4.80%) Retail
3 16 (4.80%) Legal
4 7 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.80%) Marketing
6 5 (1.50%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.20%) Law
7 4 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.90%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.60%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) Games
9 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.30%) HTML
1 1 (0.30%) .NET
1 1 (0.30%) Web Services
1 1 (0.30%) XML
1 1 (0.30%) Middleware
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
1 1 (0.30%) JSON
1 1 (0.30%) MDX
1 1 (0.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.30%) Data Structures
3 9 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.40%) Statistics
4 8 (2.40%) Data Extraction
5 7 (2.10%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.80%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.80%) GIS
7 5 (1.50%) NHS
7 5 (1.50%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.20%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.60%) User Experience
9 2 (0.60%) FMCG
9 2 (0.60%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.60%) PMI
9 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.30%) Replication
10 1 (0.30%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.10%) Windows
2 4 (1.20%) Linux
3 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.60%) UNIX
3 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.30%) Android
4 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (44.14%) Migration
2 107 (32.13%) Data Migration
3 72 (21.62%) Project Management
4 56 (16.82%) Data Management
5 51 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (11.11%) Data Governance
7 35 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (9.61%) Data Cleansing
9 30 (9.01%) ETL
10 29 (8.71%) ERP
11 28 (8.41%) PRINCE2
12 27 (8.11%) Validation
13 21 (6.31%) Data Analysis
14 20 (6.01%) Analytics
15 18 (5.41%) Quality Management
16 17 (5.11%) Data Architecture
17 16 (4.80%) Data Validation
17 16 (4.80%) Data Mapping
18 15 (4.50%) Data Modelling
18 15 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.02%) SQL
2 8 (2.40%) T-SQL
3 6 (1.80%) VBA
3 6 (1.80%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.20%) MATLAB
5 3 (0.90%) C
6 1 (0.30%) Java
6 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.30%) VB
6 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (6.61%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.71%) Degree
3 16 (4.80%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.50%) VCP4
5 5 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.20%) PMP
6 4 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.90%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.60%) ISEB
9 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.30%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.51%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.00%) QA
3 7 (2.10%) Solvency II
4 4 (1.20%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.30%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (18.32%) SAP
2 40 (12.01%) Oracle
3 23 (6.91%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.50%) Cisco
5 8 (2.40%) Avaya
6 7 (2.10%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.80%) IBM
7 6 (1.80%) Informatica
7 6 (1.80%) HP
8 5 (1.50%) Teradata
9 4 (1.20%) Citrix
9 4 (1.20%) Riverbed
9 4 (1.20%) Tableau
9 4 (1.20%) Ab Initio
9 4 (1.20%) VMware
9 4 (1.20%) Juniper
9 4 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.90%) Mapinfo
10 3 (0.90%) DataFlux
11 2 (0.60%) Talend
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