Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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.

Data Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 62 71
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Management 28 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.08% 2.56% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.96% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 29
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £638 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.12% +41.67% +22.45%
10th Percentile £266 £400 £323
90th Percentile £728 £711 £505
North West median daily rate £475 £460 £475
% change year-on-year +3.26% -3.16% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £8.75 - £35.00
10th Percentile £8.38 - £32.50
90th Percentile £9.13 - £37.50
North West median hourly rate £12.38 £11.00 £54.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -79.63% +242.86%

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 1128 1283 1755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.99% 86.40% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 917 1152
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +8.39%
10th Percentile £263 £244 £275
90th Percentile £623 £613 £599
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 59
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.42 £19.64 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.59% +12.24% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £12.87
90th Percentile £34.80 £38.93 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.85 £30.52
% change year-on-year +18.19% -25.15% +64.97%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Warrington +3 8 £700 +7.69%
Crewe - 5 £300 -
Alderley Edge -2 4 £420 -
Chester +8 2 £375 -33.33%
Macclesfield +3 2 £420 +5.00%
Widnes - 1 £425 -
Wilmslow - 1 £275 -
Data Management
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Master Data Management
3 8 (28.57%) SAP
3 8 (28.57%) Migration
3 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 6 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 6 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.86%) Data Governance
7 4 (14.29%) SFIA
7 4 (14.29%) Degree
7 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 4 (14.29%) ETL
7 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 3 (10.71%) CISM
8 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
8 3 (10.71%) SLA
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco
8 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects

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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Slack
1 3 (10.71%) Trello
2 2 (7.14%) Veeva
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Big Data
1 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (10.71%) Data Mining
1 3 (10.71%) Geospatial Data
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) Ingres
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Data Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Data Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) CRM Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SAP MDM Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) GIS Officer
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Office 365 Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) SAP FI Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Reference Data
3 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.57%) LLPG
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
1 9 (32.14%) Master Data Management
2 8 (28.57%) Migration
2 8 (28.57%) Project Management
3 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 6 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (17.86%) Data Governance
6 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 4 (14.29%) ETL
6 4 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (14.29%) SFIA
7 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping
7 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.71%) Network Design
7 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
1 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (10.71%) CCDP
2 3 (10.71%) CCIE
2 3 (10.71%) CCNP
2 3 (10.71%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) CISM
2 3 (10.71%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) BS7666
3 1 (3.57%) GDPR
3 1 (3.57%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.57%) XenApp
1 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) SAP
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) AppSense
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix