Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Metadata Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Metadata Management over the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Metadata Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 156 178
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22 -6
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.23% 0.15% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.18% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Berkshire median daily rate £540 £225 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +140.00% -40.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £394 £221 £338
90th Percentile £550 £234 £413
South East median daily rate £513 £230 £431
% change year-on-year +122.83% -46.67% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £29.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -26.25% -

Metadata 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 3,290 3,362 3,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.47% 84.37% 82.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,625 1,721 1,996
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £571
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 110 144
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00% -33.96%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.95 £39.53 £44.48
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -1.45%

Metadata Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Metadata Management in Berkshire

Metadata Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Metadata Management in Berkshire

Metadata Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Metadata Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Metadata Management in Berkshire

Metadata 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 Metadata Management within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Newbury - 3 £375 -
Reading - 3 £513 -
Wokingham - 1 £550 -
Bracknell - 1 £540 -
Metadata Management
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Metadata 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 Metadata Management.

1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) Kafka
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Economics
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (22.22%) Semantic Layer
4 2 (22.22%) Data Science
4 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 2 (22.22%) GDPR
4 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Validation

Metadata 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 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) Semantic Layer
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) Data Lake
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Impala
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Economics
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Data Science
4 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (22.22%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
5 1 (11.11%) Reference Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (22.22%) GDPR
3 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) IBM