The table below looks at the statistics for Metadata Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Metadata Management over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metadata Management
Rank 570 543 501
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -42
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 17 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.045% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.043% 0.061% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 22
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£550 £550 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.89%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39961 37976 33183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.00% 74.83% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25156 22879 19730
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1143 1185
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Metadata Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Metadata Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Metadata Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Metadata Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Metadata Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Metadata Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Metadata Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Metadata Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Metadata Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Metadata Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Metadata Management
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Metadata Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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 -17 13 £550 - 5
London -7 4 £550 - 1
Scotland - 4 £475 -
Glasgow - 4 £475 -
South East -18 2 £538 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £345 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £450 - 2
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
South West - - - -
Slough - - - - 2
Taunton - - - -

Metadata Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Metadata Management also 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 that cited Metadata Management.

1 32 (72.73%) Data Modelling
2 22 (50.00%) Data Management
3 18 (40.91%) Finance
3 18 (40.91%) Data Architecture
4 16 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (34.09%) SQL
5 15 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (34.09%) Banking
5 15 (34.09%) Master Data Management
5 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (31.82%) Data Governance
7 13 (29.55%) Oracle
8 12 (27.27%) ETL
8 12 (27.27%) Data Integration
9 11 (25.00%) Analytics
10 10 (22.73%) Logical Data Model
11 9 (20.45%) Informatica
11 9 (20.45%) Migration
12 8 (18.18%) Data Analysis
12 8 (18.18%) Degree
13 7 (15.91%) Data Quality
13 7 (15.91%) Physical Data Model
13 7 (15.91%) Change Management
13 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
14 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
14 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
15 5 (11.36%) Data Conversion
15 5 (11.36%) Kimball Methodology
15 5 (11.36%) Oracle ODI

Metadata Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Metadata Management also 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 that cited Metadata Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) LiveLink
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Demantra
1 2 (4.55%) JDE World
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.27%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.09%) Star Schema
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (4.55%) Big Data
6 2 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (2.27%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) ERwin
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) XMLSpy
2 1 (2.27%) PowerDesigner
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) French Language
5 2 (4.55%) Advertising
5 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.27%) Publishing
6 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.27%) International Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Architect
2 13 (29.55%) Data Architect
3 12 (27.27%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Data Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Data Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Data Integration Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Integration Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Business Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Data Modeller
7 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) XML
2 3 (6.82%) SOAP
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) XSLT
4 1 (2.27%) Java EE
4 1 (2.27%) WCF
4 1 (2.27%) jQuery
4 1 (2.27%) HTML5
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (27.27%) Data Integration
3 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.36%) Data Conversion
5 3 (6.82%) Taxonomies
6 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.55%) Reference Data
6 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Data Modelling
2 22 (50.00%) Data Management
3 18 (40.91%) Data Architecture
4 15 (34.09%) Master Data Management
4 15 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (31.82%) Data Governance
6 12 (27.27%) ETL
7 11 (25.00%) Analytics
8 10 (22.73%) Logical Data Model
9 9 (20.45%) Migration
10 8 (18.18%) Data Analysis
11 7 (15.91%) Change Management
11 7 (15.91%) Physical Data Model
12 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
12 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (11.36%) Validation
13 5 (11.36%) UML
13 5 (11.36%) Kimball Methodology
14 4 (9.09%) Data Mapping
14 4 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) VBA
3 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.27%) VB6
5 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Control-M
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Informatica
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) BMC
4 3 (6.82%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) Cognos
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.55%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.55%) JD Edwards
5 2 (4.55%) GoldenSource
6 1 (2.27%) Kofax
6 1 (2.27%) Open Text
6 1 (2.27%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix