Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Management
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 53 50
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Management 18 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.84% 0.51% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 0.58% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
Bedfordshire median daily rate £446 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.51% -2.63% -9.52%
10th Percentile £373 £429 £379
90th Percentile £554 £486 £538
East of England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00

Data Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 562 521 575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.64% 89.21% 88.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 372 403
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £150 £263 £288
90th Percentile £600 £575 £613
East of England median daily rate £438 £405 £413
% change year-on-year +8.02% -1.82% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 46
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £14.00 £45.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.21% -68.96% +120.05%
10th Percentile £10.16 £11.30 £16.75
90th Percentile £36.25 £18.00 £50.78
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -44.12% +23.64% +10.00%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Bedfordshire

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Management in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Bedfordshire

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in Bedfordshire

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Henlow - 3 £425 -
Bedford -2 1 £450 -
Luton -11 1 £350 -24.32%
Dunstable - 1 - -
Data Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (72.22%) Data Mapping
3 12 (66.67%) Data Integration
3 12 (66.67%) Data Quality
3 12 (66.67%) Teradata
3 12 (66.67%) DataStage
3 12 (66.67%) QualityStage
3 12 (66.67%) DB2
3 12 (66.67%) XML
3 12 (66.67%) Informix
3 12 (66.67%) ETL
3 12 (66.67%) FTP
3 12 (66.67%) XML Schema
4 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (50.00%) V-Model
5 9 (50.00%) SDLC
5 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (50.00%) Service Management
5 9 (50.00%) Linux
5 9 (50.00%) HP
5 9 (50.00%) Citrix
5 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 8 (44.44%) Logistics
7 7 (38.89%) Middleware
7 7 (38.89%) IBM

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (66.67%) DataStage
2 12 (66.67%) DB2
2 12 (66.67%) Informix
2 12 (66.67%) QualityStage
3 7 (38.89%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) ETL Developer
3 10 (55.56%) DataStage Developer
4 9 (50.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Master Data Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Master Data Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) XML
1 12 (66.67%) XML Schema
2 7 (38.89%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Infotainment
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Data Mapping
2 12 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 12 (66.67%) ETL
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) SDLC
4 9 (50.00%) Service Management
4 9 (50.00%) V-Model
5 8 (44.44%) Logistics
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) Telematics
8 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 12 (66.67%) Teradata
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) IBM
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
6 1 (5.56%) Talend