The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Steward 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 Steward in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Steward
Rank 631 609 583
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Data Steward 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.002% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£300 - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £285
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
54235 51432 48394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.81% 92.07% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34663 31190 28805
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1992 1996 2114
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Data Steward
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Steward Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Steward
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Steward within the UK.

Data Steward Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Steward
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Steward within the UK.

Data Steward Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Steward
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Steward within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 -3 2 £300 -
North West -33 1 £300 -
York - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £300 -
Merseyside - 1 £300 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Data Steward
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Steward 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 Steward in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Entry
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Data Stewardship
4 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) QMS
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) GIS
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

Data Steward
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Steward 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 Steward in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Entry
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) QMS
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Stewardship
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft