Period
to 23 October 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 23 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.

Data Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 71 74
Rank change year-on-year -24 +3 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Management 5 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 1.31% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.56% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 23
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £375 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -42.31% +36.84%
10th Percentile £315 £220 £417
90th Percentile £565 £628 £730
North West median daily rate £463 £450 £460
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.17% -3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £8.75 -
North West median hourly rate £12.27 £13.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year -9.11% +22.73% -79.63%

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 1,136 1,090 1,367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 86.39% 83.85% 87.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 793 973
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +0.61% -1.20%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £254
90th Percentile £538 £575 £613
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 45 33
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +60.00% -13.44%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £48.50 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £22.47 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -25.12% +42.86% -29.34%

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 23 October 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 23 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
Crewe -16 3 £575 +142.11%
Chester -3 1 £350 -6.67% 4
Alderley Edge - 1 £325 -
Data Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

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 (20.00%) SAS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Boomi
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Slack
1 1 (20.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP