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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Manager
Rank 423 397 432
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 179 175 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.36% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 108 60
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£475 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £494 £409
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +20.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 £41.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.57% +51.81%
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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 March 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 March 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 -20 145 £475 -5.00% 36
London -1 68 £525 +5.00% 19
South East -42 24 £396 -16.57% 7
Scotland +8 21 £450 -18.18% 2
City of London +16 17 £520 +4.31% 5
South West +6 17 £420 -11.57% 1
East Midlands +2 11 £488 -15.21%
East of England +6 9 £469 -4.33% 2
Edinburgh -2 9 £475 -13.63% 1
Surrey +9 8 £325 -45.26% 2
Manchester -8 8 £475 +46.15% 2
North West -26 8 £475 -20.83% 2
Berkshire -21 7 £270 -44.61% 2
Somerset - 7 £413 -
Wales -3 6 £375 -25.00% 2
Glasgow +2 5 £425 +13.33%
Northamptonshire -6 5 £500 -13.04%
South Wales 0 4 £375 -25.00% 2
Northampton -9 4 £500 -16.66%
Leicester - 4 £450 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £463 -
Leicestershire - 4 £450 -
North East - 4 £463 -
Bristol -4 3 £450 -5.26% 1
West Midlands -11 3 - - 3
Hampshire -12 3 £463 -7.50% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £425 -
Hertfordshire +4 2 £494 +16.17%
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £425 -5.55% 2
Watford +9 1 £413 -2.94%

Data Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (43.49%) Migration
2 109 (32.25%) Data Migration
3 103 (30.47%) Finance
4 77 (22.78%) Project Management
5 59 (17.46%) SAP
5 59 (17.46%) Data Management
6 58 (17.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (13.31%) SQL
8 43 (12.72%) Oracle
9 42 (12.43%) Banking
10 41 (12.13%) Data Governance
11 37 (10.95%) Data Cleansing
12 35 (10.36%) ETL
13 34 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
14 33 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (8.88%) Validation
16 29 (8.58%) PRINCE2
17 28 (8.28%) Data Quality
18 27 (7.99%) MS Excel
19 26 (7.69%) Microsoft
20 24 (7.10%) Analytics
21 23 (6.80%) Data Analysis
22 22 (6.51%) Degree
23 20 (5.92%) Retail
23 20 (5.92%) ERP
23 20 (5.92%) Data Modelling
23 20 (5.92%) Security Cleared
24 16 (4.73%) SC Cleared
24 16 (4.73%) Data Validation
24 16 (4.73%) Data Architecture

Data Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (4.73%) SAS
2 8 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.78%) ArcGIS
4 3 (0.89%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
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 27 (7.99%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.96%) MS Office
3 6 (1.78%) MS Project
4 5 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.18%) Stata
6 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.59%) SPSS
7 1 (0.30%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 16 (4.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (3.85%) Agresso
3 5 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.18%) SAP PM
4 4 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.89%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.89%) SAP PP
5 3 (0.89%) SAP WM
5 3 (0.89%) VisionPLUS
5 3 (0.89%) SAP MDM
5 3 (0.89%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.89%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.89%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.89%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.59%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.59%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.59%) Summit
6 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.59%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.48%) WAN
1 5 (1.48%) SAN
2 3 (0.89%) LAN
3 2 (0.59%) VoIP
3 2 (0.59%) HTTP
3 2 (0.59%) Firewall
4 1 (0.30%) Network Security
4 1 (0.30%) NAS
4 1 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.30%) GSM
4 1 (0.30%) DNS
4 1 (0.30%) BGP
4 1 (0.30%) DHCP
4 1 (0.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.55%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.37%) Big Data
4 7 (2.07%) Data Mining
4 7 (2.07%) SAP BW
5 6 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.78%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.48%) Base SAS
6 5 (1.48%) DataStage
7 4 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.89%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.59%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 8 (2.37%) LSMW
2 2 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 103 (30.47%) Finance
2 42 (12.43%) Banking
3 20 (5.92%) Retail
4 16 (4.73%) Legal
5 9 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.78%) Marketing
6 6 (1.78%) Law
7 5 (1.48%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.48%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.89%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.59%) Front Office
10 2 (0.59%) Back Office
10 2 (0.59%) Advertising
10 2 (0.59%) Games
11 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.59%) XML
1 2 (0.59%) HTML
2 1 (0.30%) .NET
2 1 (0.30%) Web Services
2 1 (0.30%) EDI
2 1 (0.30%) Middleware
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.30%) JSON
2 1 (0.30%) MDX
2 1 (0.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.66%) Data Structures
3 8 (2.37%) Data Extraction
3 8 (2.37%) Data Integration
4 6 (1.78%) Visualisation
4 6 (1.78%) GIS
4 6 (1.78%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.78%) Statistics
5 4 (1.18%) Derivative
5 4 (1.18%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.18%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.18%) Equities
5 4 (1.18%) Reference Data
6 3 (0.89%) FMCG
7 2 (0.59%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.59%) User Experience
7 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.59%) NHS
7 2 (0.59%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.78%) Windows
2 3 (0.89%) Linux
3 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.30%) UNIX
4 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (43.49%) Migration
2 109 (32.25%) Data Migration
3 77 (22.78%) Project Management
4 59 (17.46%) Data Management
5 58 (17.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (12.13%) Data Governance
7 37 (10.95%) Data Cleansing
8 35 (10.36%) ETL
9 33 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (8.88%) Validation
11 29 (8.58%) PRINCE2
12 24 (7.10%) Analytics
13 23 (6.80%) Data Analysis
14 20 (5.92%) ERP
14 20 (5.92%) Data Modelling
15 16 (4.73%) Quality Management
15 16 (4.73%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (4.73%) Data Validation
15 16 (4.73%) Data Architecture
16 13 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 45 (13.31%) SQL
2 7 (2.07%) MATLAB
3 6 (1.78%) VBA
4 4 (1.18%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.89%) C
5 3 (0.89%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.59%) Objective-C
6 2 (0.59%) Java
6 2 (0.59%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.59%) VB
7 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (6.51%) Degree
2 20 (5.92%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.73%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.48%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.18%) PMP
6 4 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.59%) ISEB
9 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.30%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.28%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.96%) QA
3 5 (1.48%) Solvency II
3 5 (1.48%) Basel II
4 3 (0.89%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.89%) 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 59 (17.46%) SAP
2 43 (12.72%) Oracle
3 26 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.85%) Cisco
5 10 (2.96%) Business Objects
6 8 (2.37%) IBM
7 6 (1.78%) Avaya
7 6 (1.78%) Mapinfo
7 6 (1.78%) Teradata
8 5 (1.48%) HP
9 4 (1.18%) Citrix
9 4 (1.18%) Tableau
9 4 (1.18%) Informatica
9 4 (1.18%) Ab Initio
9 4 (1.18%) VMware
10 3 (0.89%) Charles River
10 3 (0.89%) Google
10 3 (0.89%) DataFlux
10 3 (0.89%) Juniper
10 3 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
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