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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Manager
Rank 411 416 394
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 207 176 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.35% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 109 83
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£475 £474 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £326 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £20.49 £37.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.37% +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.49 £47.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-56.87% +72.72%

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
51461 50245 44013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.30% 92.35% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31311 30831 25140
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2031 2007 2180
Average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -2 174 £475 - 45
London +7 76 £498 +10.55% 19
South West +30 32 £459 -3.36% 3
South East -17 27 £450 -7.21% 11
City of London +29 25 £475 +5.55% 3
Scotland +11 17 £450 +20.00% 1
Bristol +11 16 £600 +26.31% 1
East Midlands +8 13 £475 -20.83% 3
Berkshire -3 9 £270 -41.62% 2
North West -29 9 £450 -25.00% 3
Hampshire +3 8 £469 -4.33% 2
East of England +4 7 £469 -4.33%
Surrey +6 6 £325 -33.33% 3
Edinburgh +1 6 £595 +58.66% 1
Manchester -10 6 £475 +2.70% 2
Somerset - 6 £413 -
Wales -5 5 £463 -15.90% 1
West Lothian - 5 - -
Livingston - 5 - -
Slough - 5 - - 1
Glasgow -1 4 £419 +11.66%
Northamptonshire -8 4 £500 -16.66%
West Midlands -15 4 £368 -34.95% 6
Leicestershire - 4 £450 -
Taunton - 4 £413 -
Devon - 4 £355 -
Exeter - 4 £355 -
Leicester - 4 £450 -
Northampton 0 3 £500 -16.66%
Derbyshire 0 3 £420 -

Data Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 138 (38.66%) Migration
2 105 (29.41%) Finance
3 103 (28.85%) Data Migration
4 91 (25.49%) Project Management
5 68 (19.05%) Data Management
6 55 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (15.13%) SAP
8 45 (12.61%) Data Governance
9 44 (12.32%) SQL
10 43 (12.04%) ETL
11 42 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
12 41 (11.48%) Oracle
13 40 (11.20%) Analytics
14 38 (10.64%) Data Cleansing
15 37 (10.36%) Banking
15 37 (10.36%) Data Warehouse
16 33 (9.24%) PRINCE2
17 31 (8.68%) Microsoft
17 31 (8.68%) Data Modelling
18 29 (8.12%) MS Excel
18 29 (8.12%) Security Cleared
19 27 (7.56%) SC Cleared
19 27 (7.56%) Validation
20 23 (6.44%) Data Analytics
21 22 (6.16%) Data Quality
21 22 (6.16%) Degree
22 21 (5.88%) ERP
23 20 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
24 18 (5.04%) Data Analysis
24 18 (5.04%) Data Architecture

Data Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (3.08%) SAS
2 10 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.68%) ArcGIS
4 4 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 29 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.92%) MS Project
3 12 (3.36%) MS Office
4 9 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.12%) Stata
6 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.28%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.12%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.84%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.84%) Summit
3 3 (0.84%) SAP MDM
3 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.84%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.84%) SAP PP
3 3 (0.84%) SAP WM
3 3 (0.84%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.84%) Eagle PACE
3 3 (0.84%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.56%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.56%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.56%) Agresso
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.56%) Maximo
5 1 (0.28%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.84%) Google Analytics
1 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.28%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.40%) SAN
1 5 (1.40%) WAN
2 3 (0.84%) LAN
2 3 (0.84%) VoIP
3 2 (0.56%) NAS
3 2 (0.56%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) VLAN
4 1 (0.28%) BGP
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) DHCP
4 1 (0.28%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) Network Security
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.28%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.36%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (4.48%) Big Data
3 10 (2.80%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.24%) Data Mining
5 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.96%) SAP BW
5 7 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.40%) DataStage
7 5 (1.40%) Base SAS
8 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.12%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.84%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (1.96%) LSMW
2 2 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 105 (29.41%) Finance
2 37 (10.36%) Banking
3 16 (4.48%) Retail
4 12 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.08%) Legal
6 7 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.96%) Marketing
7 6 (1.68%) Law
8 4 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.12%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.84%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.84%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.56%) Front Office
10 2 (0.56%) Back Office
10 2 (0.56%) Billing
10 2 (0.56%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.84%) XML
2 2 (0.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.28%) JSON
3 1 (0.28%) Middleware
3 1 (0.28%) EDI
3 1 (0.28%) Web Services
3 1 (0.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.24%) Data Extraction
3 8 (2.24%) NHS
4 7 (1.96%) Data Integration
4 7 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.68%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.68%) GIS
6 5 (1.40%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.12%) Informatics
7 4 (1.12%) Derivative
7 4 (1.12%) Statistics
7 4 (1.12%) Equities
8 3 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.56%) User Experience
9 2 (0.56%) FMCG
9 2 (0.56%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.56%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.40%) Windows
2 4 (1.12%) Linux
3 3 (0.84%) UNIX
4 1 (0.28%) NetWare
4 1 (0.28%) VMS
4 1 (0.28%) Android
4 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (38.66%) Migration
2 103 (28.85%) Data Migration
3 91 (25.49%) Project Management
4 68 (19.05%) Data Management
5 55 (15.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (12.61%) Data Governance
7 43 (12.04%) ETL
8 42 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (11.20%) Analytics
10 38 (10.64%) Data Cleansing
11 33 (9.24%) PRINCE2
12 31 (8.68%) Data Modelling
13 27 (7.56%) Validation
14 23 (6.44%) Data Analytics
15 21 (5.88%) ERP
16 20 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (5.04%) Data Analysis
17 18 (5.04%) Data Architecture
18 16 (4.48%) Project Planning
18 16 (4.48%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (12.32%) SQL
2 8 (2.24%) VBA
3 7 (1.96%) MATLAB
3 7 (1.96%) VB
4 3 (0.84%) PL/SQL
4 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.84%) C
5 2 (0.56%) Java
5 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.28%) C#
6 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (8.12%) Security Cleared
2 27 (7.56%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.16%) Degree
4 8 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (2.24%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.68%) PMP
6 5 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) ISEB
9 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.28%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.16%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.24%) QA
3 5 (1.40%) Basel II
3 5 (1.40%) Solvency II
4 4 (1.12%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.12%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.84%) SLA
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.84%) SCOM
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 54 (15.13%) SAP
2 41 (11.48%) Oracle
3 31 (8.68%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.08%) Business Objects
5 10 (2.80%) Cisco
6 7 (1.96%) IBM
7 6 (1.68%) Mapinfo
8 5 (1.40%) Teradata
8 5 (1.40%) Avaya
9 4 (1.12%) Tableau
9 4 (1.12%) Cognos
9 4 (1.12%) Citrix
9 4 (1.12%) Ab Initio
9 4 (1.12%) BT
10 3 (0.84%) Google
10 3 (0.84%) Informatica
10 3 (0.84%) Actuate
10 3 (0.84%) Charles River
10 3 (0.84%) HP
10 3 (0.84%) Trillium
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