Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Manager was £469 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 103 85
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.75% 0.26% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.27% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Birmingham median daily rate £469 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +3.03% -25.00%
10th Percentile £378 £157 £406
90th Percentile £544 £608 £419
West Midlands median daily rate £439 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +25.36% -9.68% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1509 1465 1298
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 96.25% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1072 942 811
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.82% +6.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £213
90th Percentile £525 £550 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.21 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.22% -10.51% +5.20%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in Birmingham

Data Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Manager in Birmingham

Data Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Manager in Birmingham

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Data Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (25.00%) GDPR
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Document Management
4 3 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) Epicor
5 2 (16.67%) Cognos
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Legal
5 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Power BI

Data Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) AdWords
2 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Document Management
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos
2 2 (16.67%) Epicor
3 1 (8.33%) Facebook
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle