The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Master Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Master Data Management over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Master Data Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 55 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.47% 0.47% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.57% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £390 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.79% -19.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 - £35.00

Master Data Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 514 526 568
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 80.94% 81.55% 76.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 329 359
Median daily rate £421 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +0.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.95 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% +5.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.63 £8.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £39.60 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Master Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Master Data Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Master Data Management in Birmingham

Master Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Master Data Management in Birmingham

Master Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Master Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Master Data Management.

1 7 (100.00%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) ERP

Master Data Management
Top Related 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle