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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Metadata Management
Rank 576 568 515
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -53
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 13 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.038% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.050% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 30
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£550 £523 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +30.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £265 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £550 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £253 £380
% change year-on-year
+98.01% -33.55%
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
41890 39937 34135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.23% 74.95% 73.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26101 24544 20460
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1180 1127 1112
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 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 30 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 31 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 -15 9 £550 +5.26% 6
Scotland -7 4 £475 +88.11%
Glasgow - 4 £475 -
London -6 3 £550 +5.26% 2
City of London +13 1 £550 +37.50% 1
South East -31 1 £625 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £400 -
South West - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Kettering - - - -
Leeds - - - - 3
Brentwood - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Slough - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Worcester - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
Worcestershire - - - -

Metadata Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 26 (74.29%) Data Modelling
2 18 (51.43%) Finance
3 16 (45.71%) Banking
4 15 (42.86%) Data Management
5 14 (40.00%) Data Governance
6 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (37.14%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (31.43%) Data Architecture
9 10 (28.57%) Master Data Management
9 10 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
10 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
11 8 (22.86%) Data Integration
12 7 (20.00%) Data Quality
12 7 (20.00%) ETL
12 7 (20.00%) Oracle
13 6 (17.14%) Informatica
13 6 (17.14%) Degree
13 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (17.14%) Change Management
13 6 (17.14%) Analytics
14 5 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
14 5 (14.29%) Migration
14 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
14 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
14 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
15 4 (11.43%) Data Mapping
15 4 (11.43%) Time Management
15 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management

Metadata Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (8.57%) SAS
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) LiveLink
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
1 1 (2.86%) Demantra
1 1 (2.86%) JDE World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Star Schema
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) ERwin
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) XMLSpy
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
5 2 (5.71%) Advertising
5 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.86%) International Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Architect
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Data Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Data Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Data Modeller
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Data Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Integration Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Data Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Data Integration Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Business Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) Java EE
3 1 (2.86%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.86%) Data Integration
3 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.57%) Taxonomies
5 2 (5.71%) Data Conversion
6 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Data Modelling
2 15 (42.86%) Data Management
3 14 (40.00%) Data Governance
4 11 (31.43%) Data Architecture
5 10 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 10 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
6 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (22.86%) Data Analysis
8 7 (20.00%) ETL
9 6 (17.14%) Change Management
9 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.14%) Analytics
10 5 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
10 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
10 5 (14.29%) Migration
11 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.43%) Validation
11 4 (11.43%) UML
11 4 (11.43%) Data Mapping
11 4 (11.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) VBA
3 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.86%) VB6
5 1 (2.86%) R
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Informatica
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) BMC
4 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Cognos
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
4 2 (5.71%) GoldenSource
5 1 (2.86%) DataFlux
5 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.86%) Kofax
5 1 (2.86%) OpenText
5 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.86%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix