The table below looks at the statistics for the Master Data Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Master Data Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master Data Consultant
Rank 570 551 536
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Master Data Consultant 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.014% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.016% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £1,213 -
% change year-on-year
-58.76% -
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
46978 45024 42156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29483 26863 23894
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1824 1987 2469
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Master Data Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Master Data Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Master Data Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Master Data Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Master Data Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Master Data Consultant 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 Master Data Consultant in their job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Business Objects
2 7 (63.64%) ISO 9001
3 6 (54.55%) C
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (54.55%) ETL
3 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Data Management
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) SAP SD
5 2 (18.18%) SAP MDM
5 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) DataFlux
6 1 (9.09%) German Language
6 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (9.09%) Hadoop

Master Data Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP SD
1 2 (18.18%) SAP MDM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
2 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Retail
2 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
2 1 (9.09%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects XI
1 6 (54.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (9.09%) SAP BW
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (9.09%) ERwin
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 1 (9.09%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Business Objects
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) DataFlux
4 1 (9.09%) Talend
4 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
4 1 (9.09%) Netezza
4 1 (9.09%) Teradata
4 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Informatica
4 1 (9.09%) Embarcadero