Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 12 December 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 83 114
Rank change year-on-year -40 +31 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Management 52 89 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.20% 2.17% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 2.56% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 55 34
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £270 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.19% -23.94% +2.90%
10th Percentile £244 £113 £190
90th Percentile £619 £519 £601
South East median daily rate £484 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +21.00% -5.88% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Berkshire median hourly rate - £29.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +126.92% +1.56%
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £19.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year +21.52% +51.92% +1.56%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,704 3,474 3,531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.46% 84.61% 82.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,757 1,819 1,870
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £240 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 108 135
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.28% -21.62% -27.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.63 £41.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.56 £23.00 £24.15
% change year-on-year +11.13% -4.76% -3.40%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Berkshire

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Berkshire

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in Berkshire

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in Berkshire

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Reading -6 27 £506 +26.56% 2
Bracknell -35 7 £220 +25.71%
Maidenhead -1 2 - -
Newbury -3 2 £525 - 2
Slough -10 2 £450 -10.00% 3
Data Management
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 21 (40.38%) Analytics
2 20 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (36.54%) SQL
4 18 (34.62%) DevOps
5 17 (32.69%) IaaS
5 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (32.69%) PaaS
6 16 (30.77%) Data Quality
7 15 (28.85%) Data Lake
7 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
9 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 13 (25.00%) Windows
9 13 (25.00%) Power BI
9 13 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (25.00%) HDInsight
10 12 (23.08%) Security Testing
10 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (21.15%) Data-Driven Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Data Science
13 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (17.31%) Scrum
14 7 (13.46%) Data Governance
14 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
14 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.69%) IaaS
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (32.69%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) ISDN
1 1 (1.92%) PSTN
1 1 (1.92%) Q.931
1 1 (1.92%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.92%) SDH
1 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) Data Lake
2 13 (25.00%) HDInsight
2 13 (25.00%) Power BI
2 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.77%) Big Data
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.85%) MS Access
4 2 (3.85%) QlikView
4 2 (3.85%) Semantic Layer
4 2 (3.85%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.92%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.92%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Data Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Azure DevOps
4 9 (17.31%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Data Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Data Quality Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Designer
7 2 (3.85%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (3.85%) Environment Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Governance Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Product Owner
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) HTML5
1 1 (1.92%) JSON
1 1 (1.92%) JSON-LD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) CMDB
4 1 (1.92%) Life Science
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.92%) Robotics
4 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Analytics
2 20 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (34.62%) DevOps
4 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
6 13 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (23.08%) Security Testing
8 11 (21.15%) Data-Driven Testing
9 10 (19.23%) Data Science
10 9 (17.31%) Scrum
10 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
11 7 (13.46%) Data Governance
12 5 (9.62%) Data Integration
12 5 (9.62%) Information Management
12 5 (9.62%) Open Source
12 5 (9.62%) Resource Management
13 4 (7.69%) ETL
13 4 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) SQL
2 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) ACCA
4 1 (1.92%) CIMA
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.77%) QA
3 2 (3.85%) GDPR
4 1 (1.92%) GxP
4 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Ab Initio
2 4 (7.69%) Remedy
2 4 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) BMC
3 3 (5.77%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.85%) Cognos
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) Chordiant
5 1 (1.92%) ComArch
5 1 (1.92%) GENBAND
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Pega