Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 90 127
Rank change year-on-year -11 +37 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Management 65 76 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.69% 1.91% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.28% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 23
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £270 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -10.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £176 £113 £176
90th Percentile £565 £613 £605
South East median daily rate £475 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Berkshire median hourly rate - £29.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +126.92% -
South East median hourly rate £30.50 £33.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -7.58% +153.85% +14.01%

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 3,244 3,339 3,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.50% 84.08% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,622 1,697 2,036
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £434 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.49% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 115 142
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.45 £39.65 £43.20
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £20.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.30% -7.78% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +7 27 £475 +58.33% 6
Bracknell -10 14 £335 +168.00%
Slough -1 5 £270 -46.00% 2
Newbury -3 3 £600 - 4
Maidenhead -10 1 - - 2
Data Management
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 20 (30.77%) Data Quality
2 15 (23.08%) Analytics
2 15 (23.08%) Data Governance
2 15 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
3 14 (21.54%) Finance
4 13 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 11 (16.92%) Data Modelling
5 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (15.38%) SQL
6 10 (15.38%) ETL
7 9 (13.85%) SAP
7 9 (13.85%) Migration
7 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.85%) Data Integration
7 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (12.31%) Data Architecture
8 8 (12.31%) Oracle
8 8 (12.31%) Data Migration
9 7 (10.77%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (10.77%) ERP
9 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.77%) Change Management
10 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (9.23%) Information Management
10 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.23%) Retail
10 6 (9.23%) Data Structures
11 5 (7.69%) GENBAND
11 5 (7.69%) Open Source

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 (3.08%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) SAP ERP
1 4 (6.15%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (3.08%) SAP MDG
2 2 (3.08%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.54%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.15%) IaaS
2 4 (6.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (1.54%) ISDN
2 1 (1.54%) PSTN
2 1 (1.54%) Q.931
2 1 (1.54%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.54%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.15%) QlikView
4 3 (4.62%) Big Data
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.08%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.08%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.08%) Semantic Layer
5 2 (3.08%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.54%) DB2
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) MS Access
6 1 (1.54%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.54%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) LSMW
2 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
1 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) German Language
4 1 (1.54%) French Language
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Business Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Designer
5 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Data Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (6.15%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Voice Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Data Migration Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Data Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) BAPI
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) HTML5
2 1 (1.54%) JSON
2 1 (1.54%) JSON-LD
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) Life Science
5 1 (1.54%) Robotics
5 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Analytics
1 15 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) Data Governance
2 13 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 11 (16.92%) Data Modelling
4 10 (15.38%) ETL
5 9 (13.85%) Data Integration
5 9 (13.85%) Migration
5 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.31%) Data Architecture
6 8 (12.31%) Data Migration
7 7 (10.77%) Change Management
7 7 (10.77%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (10.77%) ERP
8 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Information Management
9 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.69%) Logistics
9 5 (7.69%) Resource Management
9 5 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) Python
3 1 (1.54%) C
3 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) ACCA
4 1 (1.54%) CIMA
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) GDPR
4 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) HDFS
2 1 (1.54%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) SAP
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.69%) GENBAND
4 5 (7.69%) Informatica
5 4 (6.15%) Ab Initio
5 4 (6.15%) Remedy
6 2 (3.08%) Cognos
6 2 (3.08%) IBM
6 2 (3.08%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.54%) Adobe
7 1 (1.54%) Chordiant
7 1 (1.54%) ComArch
7 1 (1.54%) Pega
7 1 (1.54%) Siebel