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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Manager
Rank 507 444 403
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 119 168 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.34% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 107 115
Average daily rate £500 £470 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.00 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.83% -11.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £37.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-37.83% -13.95%

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -32 112 £525 +11.70% 28
London -10 59 £550 +10.00% 14
South East +20 21 £550 +29.41% 3
North West -11 12 £450 -14.28% 1
City of London +24 9 £550 +14.58% 4
Hampshire +12 9 £550 +15.78% 1
Manchester -13 7 £400 -23.80%
Southampton - 7 £550 -
Yorkshire -23 6 £350 -7.28% 1
West Yorkshire -11 5 £350 +6.06% 1
Scotland -15 5 £388 -13.88%
West Midlands -18 5 £363 -17.14% 2
Berkshire +9 4 £463 +8.82% 1
Edinburgh -19 4 £388 -18.42%
South West +2 3 £538 +19.44% 5
East Midlands -20 3 £475 -5.00% 1
Halifax - 3 £350 -
Buckinghamshire +12 2 - -
Durham +7 2 £700 -
East of England -1 2 £581 +10.71%
Reading -3 2 - -
Cheshire -5 2 £458 -12.85% 1
Nottinghamshire -6 2 £475 +5.55% 1
Cardiff -9 2 £413 +10.00% 1
South Wales -14 2 £413 +10.00% 1
Surrey -14 2 £475 +46.15%
Wales -14 2 £413 +10.00% 1
North East -20 2 £700 +64.70%
Warrington - 2 £458 -
Basingstoke - 2 £431 -

Data Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 117 (39.00%) Migration
2 93 (31.00%) Data Migration
3 86 (28.67%) Finance
4 71 (23.67%) Project Management
5 63 (21.00%) Data Management
6 60 (20.00%) Data Quality
7 50 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 49 (16.33%) SQL
9 47 (15.67%) SAP
10 46 (15.33%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (14.67%) Oracle
11 44 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
12 42 (14.00%) Data Centre
13 41 (13.67%) Data Governance
13 41 (13.67%) PRINCE2
14 39 (13.00%) ETL
15 33 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (11.00%) Banking
16 30 (10.00%) Data Modelling
17 29 (9.67%) Microsoft
18 28 (9.33%) Data Cleansing
19 24 (8.00%) MS Excel
20 22 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (7.00%) CRM
22 18 (6.00%) Validation
22 18 (6.00%) ERP
23 17 (5.67%) SQL Server
23 17 (5.67%) Big Data
23 17 (5.67%) Analytics
24 16 (5.33%) Scrum

Data Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (1.67%) SAS
2 4 (1.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.00%) MS Project
4 4 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.00%) SPSS
6 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (2.67%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.33%) SAP SD
5 3 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.67%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.67%) Maximo
6 2 (0.67%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.67%) IaaS
1 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.67%) PaaS
1 2 (0.67%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.00%) LAN
1 3 (1.00%) WAN
2 2 (0.67%) ATM
2 2 (0.67%) DNS
2 2 (0.67%) Firewall
2 2 (0.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (0.67%) MPLS
2 2 (0.67%) SMS
3 1 (0.33%) 4G
3 1 (0.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.33%) DHCP
3 1 (0.33%) FTP
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) ISDN
3 1 (0.33%) PSTN
3 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.33%) VoIP
3 1 (0.33%) VPN
3 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.33%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (5.67%) Big Data
2 17 (5.67%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 11 (3.67%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.67%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.67%) MS Access
8 5 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.33%) Parquet
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (0.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 2 (0.67%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.33%) LSMW
3 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 86 (28.67%) Finance
2 33 (11.00%) Banking
3 16 (5.33%) Billing
4 8 (2.67%) Marketing
5 7 (2.33%) Retail
5 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.00%) Front Office
6 6 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Back Office
9 2 (0.67%) German Language
9 2 (0.67%) Law
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
9 2 (0.67%) Local Government
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.00%) Middleware
2 4 (1.33%) Apache Avro
2 4 (1.33%) Kafka
2 4 (1.33%) Velocity
3 3 (1.00%) XML
4 2 (0.67%) HTML
4 2 (0.67%) JSON
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.33%) .NET
5 1 (0.33%) Ajax
5 1 (0.33%) BAPI
5 1 (0.33%) COM
5 1 (0.33%) HTML5
5 1 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 9 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.00%) NHS
5 8 (2.67%) FMCG
6 6 (2.00%) Data Conversion
7 5 (1.67%) PMI
8 3 (1.00%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.00%) Statistics
9 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.33%) iSeries
10 1 (0.33%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.33%) User Experience
10 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.00%) Windows
2 5 (1.67%) MVS
2 5 (1.67%) Unix
3 3 (1.00%) Linux
4 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (39.00%) Migration
2 93 (31.00%) Data Migration
3 71 (23.67%) Project Management
4 63 (21.00%) Data Management
5 50 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (13.67%) Data Governance
7 41 (13.67%) PRINCE2
8 39 (13.00%) ETL
9 33 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 28 (9.33%) Data Cleansing
12 21 (7.00%) CRM
13 18 (6.00%) ERP
13 18 (6.00%) Validation
14 17 (5.67%) Analytics
15 16 (5.33%) Data Analysis
15 16 (5.33%) Scrum
16 14 (4.67%) Programme Management
17 13 (4.33%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 49 (16.33%) SQL
2 4 (1.33%) Java
2 4 (1.33%) Scala
2 4 (1.33%) VBA
3 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.33%) ABAP
4 1 (0.33%) PHP
4 1 (0.33%) Python
4 1 (0.33%) RPG
4 1 (0.33%) Ruby
4 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (5.00%) Degree
2 12 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (3.67%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.33%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.00%) APMP
7 3 (1.00%) PMP
8 2 (0.67%) MCSA
8 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.33%) CCNP
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (2.33%) SLA
3 5 (1.67%) QA
4 2 (0.67%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.33%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) SCCM
2 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.33%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 47 (15.67%) SAP
2 44 (14.67%) Oracle
3 29 (9.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.00%) Cognos
4 9 (3.00%) IBM
5 5 (1.67%) Cisco
6 4 (1.33%) Hortonworks
6 4 (1.33%) Informatica
6 4 (1.33%) MapR
6 4 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.33%) Splunk
7 3 (1.00%) Talend
7 3 (1.00%) Teradata
7 3 (1.00%) Trillium
7 3 (1.00%) VMware
8 2 (0.67%) Avaya
8 2 (0.67%) DataFlux
8 2 (0.67%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.67%) Tableau
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