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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metadata Management
Rank 588 567 536
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -31
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 20 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.067% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.088% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 11
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£450 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £413 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £279
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +88.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.15 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.15 -

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
43377 40891 36780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.51% 75.98% 74.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27946 25555 22092
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1169 1209 1083
Average hourly rate £28.50 £26.98 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -34 12 £450 +1.69% 5
Scotland -3 8 £400 -23.80% 1
Glasgow - 6 £400 - 1
London -21 4 £450 +1.69% 3
South East - 4 £450 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £450 -
Banbury - 3 £450 -
Wiltshire 0 2 £638 -
South West 0 2 £638 -
Swindon - 2 £638 -
Lancashire 0 1 - -
Preston 0 1 - -
North West -24 1 - -
Reading - 1 £700 -
Halifax - 1 £465 -
Berkshire - 1 £700 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £465 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £465 - 1

Metadata Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 23 (69.70%) Data Modelling
2 22 (66.67%) Finance
3 14 (42.42%) Data Management
4 13 (39.39%) ETL
4 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (27.27%) UML
7 9 (27.27%) Data Architecture
8 7 (21.21%) Data Integration
8 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
8 7 (21.21%) Banking
8 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
9 6 (18.18%) Data Governance
9 6 (18.18%) Informatica
9 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (15.15%) Degree
10 5 (15.15%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (15.15%) Data Security
10 5 (15.15%) SAS
10 5 (15.15%) Business Objects
10 5 (15.15%) XML
10 5 (15.15%) UNIX
11 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.12%) IBM
11 4 (12.12%) Migration

Metadata Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 5 (15.15%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ResourceLink
1 1 (3.03%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.06%) BODI
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) QlikView
5 1 (3.03%) DataStage
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ERwin
1 1 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Architect
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Data Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Data Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Data Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Data Modeller
8 2 (6.06%) Informatica Developer
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Development Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Informatica Developer
8 2 (6.06%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) XSD
3 1 (3.03%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Data Integration
3 3 (9.09%) Taxonomies
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 2 (6.06%) Reference Data
4 2 (6.06%) Data Conversion
4 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) AIX
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Data Modelling
2 14 (42.42%) Data Management
3 13 (39.39%) ETL
4 11 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
5 9 (27.27%) Data Architecture
5 9 (27.27%) UML
6 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) Data Governance
8 5 (15.15%) Data Security
8 5 (15.15%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (12.12%) Migration
9 4 (12.12%) Master Data Management
9 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 3 (9.09%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.03%) R
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) COREP
2 2 (6.06%) FINREP
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Informatica
2 5 (15.15%) Business Objects
3 4 (12.12%) IBM
3 4 (12.12%) Ab Initio
4 3 (9.09%) Teradata
4 3 (9.09%) SAP
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
5 2 (6.06%) GoldenSource
6 1 (3.03%) DataFlux
6 1 (3.03%) Talend
6 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Hyperion