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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metadata Management
Rank 566 518 509
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -9
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 17 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.073% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.098% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 13
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£550 £525 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +38.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £550 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.26%
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
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 15 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 30 January 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 -37 16 £550 +4.76% 5
London -26 7 £550 - 4
City of London +8 1 £550 +22.15%
South East -5 1 £450 -
South West - 1 £825 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Bristol - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Taunton - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -

Metadata Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (63.83%) Data Modelling
2 21 (44.68%) Data Management
3 19 (40.43%) Data Architecture
4 17 (36.17%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (34.04%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (34.04%) SQL
6 15 (31.91%) Oracle
6 15 (31.91%) ETL
6 15 (31.91%) Data Integration
6 15 (31.91%) Master Data Management
7 14 (29.79%) Finance
8 13 (27.66%) Banking
8 13 (27.66%) Data Governance
9 12 (25.53%) Analytics
10 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
11 9 (19.15%) Migration
11 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.15%) Informatica
12 8 (17.02%) Change Management
12 8 (17.02%) Physical Data Model
12 8 (17.02%) Degree
13 7 (14.89%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (14.89%) Information Management
13 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
14 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
14 6 (12.77%) XML
14 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
14 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
14 6 (12.77%) Data Migration

Metadata Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) SAS
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.13%) Zope
4 1 (2.13%) LiveLink
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Project
2 2 (4.26%) PowerPivot
2 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JDE World
1 2 (4.26%) Demantra
2 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.13%) Summit
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Intranet
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) Star Schema
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.26%) SAP BW
6 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) ERwin
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.13%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.13%) XMLSpy
2 1 (2.13%) Toad
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Advertising
5 2 (4.26%) Publishing
5 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) French Language
6 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.13%) International Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Architect
2 13 (27.66%) Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Data Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Data Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Data Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Data Integration Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Integration Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Management Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Business Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Data Modeller
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Data Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) XML
2 4 (8.51%) Web Services
3 3 (6.38%) SOAP
3 3 (6.38%) .NET
4 2 (4.26%) XSLT
5 1 (2.13%) Java EE
5 1 (2.13%) WCF
5 1 (2.13%) Django
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) RESTful
5 1 (2.13%) Mason
5 1 (2.13%) Catalyst
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) Memcached
5 1 (2.13%) CPAN
5 1 (2.13%) CSS
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Data Integration
2 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.77%) Data Conversion
4 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.26%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.26%) Taxonomies
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) IPTV
5 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Data Modelling
2 21 (44.68%) Data Management
3 19 (40.43%) Data Architecture
4 16 (34.04%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (31.91%) ETL
5 15 (31.91%) Master Data Management
6 13 (27.66%) Data Governance
7 12 (25.53%) Analytics
8 9 (19.15%) Migration
9 8 (17.02%) Change Management
9 8 (17.02%) Physical Data Model
10 7 (14.89%) Logical Data Model
10 7 (14.89%) Information Management
11 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
11 6 (12.77%) Data Migration
12 5 (10.64%) Kimball Methodology
12 5 (10.64%) Project Management
12 5 (10.64%) Validation
12 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (8.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) VBA
2 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.38%) C#
3 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) R
5 1 (2.13%) VB6
5 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.13%) ABAP
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Control-M
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Informatica
3 5 (10.64%) SAP
4 3 (6.38%) BMC
4 3 (6.38%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.26%) Cognos
5 2 (4.26%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.26%) JD Edwards
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Talend
6 1 (2.13%) GoldenSource
6 1 (2.13%) Kofax
6 1 (2.13%) Open Text
6 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix