The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Metadata Management
Rank 561 520 566
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +46
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 27 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.075% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.10% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 7
Average daily rate £460 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.58% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £325 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £365 £400
% change year-on-year
+43.83% -8.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41318 34649 42090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.34% 72.50% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25663 20657 24013
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1168 1064 1437
Average hourly rate £28.49 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.98% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

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 17 April 2014.

Metadata Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -36 15 £435 -3.33% 10
England -54 15 £435 +6.74% 14
Scotland -6 12 £525 +32.91% 1
City of London -19 2 £538 +19.44% 2
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Bicester - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Swindon - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2

Metadata Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 34 (51.52%) Data Modelling
2 32 (48.48%) Data Management
3 30 (45.45%) Data Architecture
4 27 (40.91%) Oracle
5 25 (37.88%) Finance
6 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 22 (33.33%) SQL
6 22 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (28.79%) Data Mapping
8 14 (21.21%) Fixed Income
8 14 (21.21%) Enterprise Data Management
9 13 (19.70%) Data Protection
9 13 (19.70%) Data Quality
9 13 (19.70%) Information Management
9 13 (19.70%) Banking
9 13 (19.70%) ETL
9 13 (19.70%) C#
10 12 (18.18%) Java
10 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (18.18%) Middleware
10 12 (18.18%) Data Analysis
10 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (18.18%) Taxonomies
11 10 (15.15%) XML
11 10 (15.15%) Master Data Management
11 10 (15.15%) Data Integration
12 9 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
13 8 (12.12%) Big Data

Metadata Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.06%) MS Project Server
1 4 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.03%) SAS
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.06%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 22 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.12%) Big Data
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.55%) Star Schema
5 3 (4.55%) DataStage
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (3.03%) DB2
6 2 (3.03%) OLAP
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) ERwin
2 4 (6.06%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 25 (37.88%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Automotive
4 2 (3.03%) Advertising
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (56.06%) Architect
2 16 (24.24%) Data Architect
2 16 (24.24%) Enterprise Architect
3 14 (21.21%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 12 (18.18%) Information Architect
5 11 (16.67%) Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Data Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Data Modeller
10 3 (4.55%) Data Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Process Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) ETL Architect
11 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Information Architect
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) Market Risk Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) Senior Architect
11 2 (3.03%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) Middleware
2 10 (15.15%) XML
3 2 (3.03%) XSL
4 1 (1.52%) XSD
4 1 (1.52%) SOAP
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Fixed Income
2 12 (18.18%) Taxonomies
3 10 (15.15%) Data Integration
4 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.06%) Market Risk
5 4 (6.06%) Reference Data
6 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.55%) Ontologies
7 2 (3.03%) FMCG
7 2 (3.03%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.52%) GIS
8 1 (1.52%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.52%) LLPG
8 1 (1.52%) IPTV
8 1 (1.52%) Derivative
8 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) UNIX
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) Data Modelling
2 32 (48.48%) Data Management
3 30 (45.45%) Data Architecture
4 19 (28.79%) Data Mapping
5 14 (21.21%) Enterprise Data Management
6 13 (19.70%) Information Management
6 13 (19.70%) ETL
6 13 (19.70%) Data Protection
7 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 12 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (15.15%) Master Data Management
9 9 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (10.61%) Migration
11 6 (9.09%) Analytics
11 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
13 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (19.70%) C#
3 12 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) VB
5 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) Informatica
4 4 (6.06%) Teradata
4 4 (6.06%) Talend
5 3 (4.55%) Trillium
5 3 (4.55%) IBM
6 2 (3.03%) Cognos
6 2 (3.03%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.03%) Akamai
7 1 (1.52%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.52%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.52%) JBoss
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