Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 19 July 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 78 95
Rank change year-on-year -8 +17 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Management 9 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.66% 1.05% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.25% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 19
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £263 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.48% -52.27% +33.33%
10th Percentile £323 £217 £403
90th Percentile £638 £351 £680
North West median daily rate £425 £405 £418
% change year-on-year +4.94% -2.99% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £8.75 -
North West median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year -11.11% -9.40% -68.52%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,165 1,041 1,609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 85.72% 84.22% 85.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 736 1,098
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 48 40
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +69.01% +1.43%
10th Percentile £11.06 £12.13 £13.00
90th Percentile £61.38 £51.50 £44.35
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £36.74 £27.25
% change year-on-year -33.31% +34.82% +1.57%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Cheshire

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Cheshire

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in Cheshire

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in Cheshire

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Crewe -14 4 £525 +121.05%
Warrington -2 1 £687 - 3
Alderley Edge -3 1 £325 -21.21%
Chester -3 1 £350 +47.37% 1
Knutsford -8 1 - - 1
Data Management
North West

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Statistics
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 1 (11.11%) IaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Metadata Management
4 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (11.11%) Trello
4 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Boomi
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Slack
1 1 (11.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) Data Lake
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Data Governance Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Governance Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Statistics
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 1 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Metadata Management
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat