Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 59 63
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +9
Contract jobs citing Data Management 27 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.17% 2.46% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 2.88% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 33
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £530 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.75% +17.78% +50.00%
10th Percentile £276 £268 £315
90th Percentile £713 £699 £475
North West median daily rate £500 £450 £467
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.54% +55.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -
North West median hourly rate £30.50 £12.00 £54.00
% change year-on-year +154.17% -77.78% +237.50%

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 1,037 1,112 1,667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.16% 85.34% 82.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 805 1,116
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £258 £235 £270
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 56
Cheshire median hourly rate £18.25 £19.66 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.17% +10.64% -3.95%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £38.47 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.75 £30.52
% change year-on-year -8.63% -22.18% +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 January 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 17 January 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
Warrington -1 6 £700 +7.69% 1
Alderley Edge -2 4 £420 -
Crewe -18 4 £313 - 1
Macclesfield +3 3 £420 -
Chester +7 2 £375 +36.36% 2
Widnes - 1 £425 -
Wilmslow - 1 £275 -
Data Management
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 (51.85%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Data Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) Project Management
3 10 (37.04%) Data Modelling
3 10 (37.04%) Master Data Management
4 9 (33.33%) SAP
4 9 (33.33%) Migration
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (25.93%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
8 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
8 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
8 5 (18.52%) ETL
8 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) Data Governance
9 4 (14.81%) Data Architecture
9 4 (14.81%) Big Data
9 4 (14.81%) Trello
9 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
9 4 (14.81%) SFIA
9 4 (14.81%) Slack
9 4 (14.81%) Reference Data Management
9 4 (14.81%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (14.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (14.81%) Analytics
9 4 (14.81%) Data Migration

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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) HFM
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Slack
1 4 (14.81%) Trello
2 2 (7.41%) Veeva
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Big Data
1 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
1 4 (14.81%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (11.11%) MS Access
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.70%) Ingres
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Data Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) SAP Data Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) CRM Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAP MDM Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) CISSP Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) ETL Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Office 365 Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) SAP FI Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
1 4 (14.81%) Reference Data
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Data Analysis
2 10 (37.04%) Data Modelling
2 10 (37.04%) Master Data Management
2 10 (37.04%) Project Management
3 9 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (25.93%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (18.52%) Data Governance
6 5 (18.52%) ETL
6 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.81%) Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Data Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 4 (14.81%) Reference Data Management
7 4 (14.81%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (14.81%) SFIA
7 4 (14.81%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CISM
1 4 (14.81%) CISSP
1 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (11.11%) CCDP
2 3 (11.11%) CCIE
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
2 3 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) CISA
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
1 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) SAP
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.70%) Ivanti