Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 140 118
Rank change year-on-year -38 -22 +40
Contract jobs citing Data Management 80 108 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 1.57% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.76% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 86 115
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £326 £375 £321
90th Percentile £700 £700 £738
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £37.09 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.46% - -
Central London median hourly rate £37.09 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year +32.46% - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,058 6,120 5,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.52% 89.23% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,823 4,827 4,670
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £660
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 54 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.63 £31.28 £54.03
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the City of London

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in the City of London

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in the City of London

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in the City of London

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 36 (45.00%) Finance
2 23 (28.75%) SQL
3 22 (27.50%) Data Analysis
4 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
5 20 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (23.75%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (20.00%) ETL
8 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
8 15 (18.75%) Oracle
9 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
9 14 (17.50%) Banking
9 14 (17.50%) Data Quality
10 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (13.75%) Data Structures
11 11 (13.75%) Power BI
11 11 (13.75%) Data Architecture
11 11 (13.75%) Visualisation
11 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (12.50%) Business Analysis
12 10 (12.50%) Change Management
13 9 (11.25%) XML
13 9 (11.25%) Data Integration
14 8 (10.00%) Data Governance
14 8 (10.00%) Subversion
14 8 (10.00%) JIRA
14 8 (10.00%) Migration
14 8 (10.00%) Analytics

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.25%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.25%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.25%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.25%) Office 365
3 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.25%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.25%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.25%) Lucidchart
4 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) SMS
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (23.75%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (13.75%) Power BI
3 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.25%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.00%) Big Data
7 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.50%) Biml
9 2 (2.50%) Blockchain
9 2 (2.50%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.50%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) JIRA
1 8 (10.00%) Subversion
2 5 (6.25%) ERwin
3 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.75%) Maven
3 3 (3.75%) Selenium
3 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) JUnit
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.25%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.25%) TestNG
4 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (45.00%) Finance
2 14 (17.50%) Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Front Office
4 5 (6.25%) Back Office
5 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.75%) Legal
7 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.50%) Publishing
7 2 (2.50%) Retail
8 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Analyst
2 16 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 14 (17.50%) Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Architect
5 9 (11.25%) Data Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Coordinator
8 4 (5.00%) Programme Coordinator
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Programme Coordinator
9 3 (3.75%) Data Business Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.75%) SSAS Developer
9 3 (3.75%) SSIS Developer
9 3 (3.75%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) XML
2 5 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.50%) XSD
4 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.25%) J2EE
4 1 (1.25%) JMS
4 1 (1.25%) JSON
4 1 (1.25%) LDAP
4 1 (1.25%) Middleware
4 1 (1.25%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) OAuth
4 1 (1.25%) OpenID
4 1 (1.25%) REST
4 1 (1.25%) RxJS
4 1 (1.25%) SAML
4 1 (1.25%) Socket.IO
4 1 (1.25%) Spring
4 1 (1.25%) Swagger
4 1 (1.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.75%) Data Structures
3 7 (8.75%) Reference Data
4 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.75%) Derivative
6 2 (2.50%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.50%) Tandem
6 2 (2.50%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.25%) Equities
7 1 (1.25%) User Experience
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Linux
1 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Data Analysis
2 20 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (20.00%) ETL
5 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
6 11 (13.75%) Data Architecture
6 11 (13.75%) Visualisation
7 10 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 10 (12.50%) Change Management
8 9 (11.25%) Data Integration
9 8 (10.00%) Analytics
9 8 (10.00%) Data Governance
9 8 (10.00%) Migration
9 8 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (10.00%) User Stories
10 7 (8.75%) Master Data Management
10 7 (8.75%) Project Management
11 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Data Management
11 6 (7.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.25%) C#
3 5 (6.25%) VBA
4 4 (5.00%) Python
5 3 (3.75%) Java
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
6 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.25%) R
6 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.25%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) CISM
3 1 (1.25%) CISSP
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.50%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.00%) GDPR
2 4 (5.00%) QA
3 2 (2.50%) GCP
4 1 (1.25%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.25%) EMIR
4 1 (1.25%) MiFID
4 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) HP ALM
1 2 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 15 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) GoldenSource
2 3 (3.75%) Google
2 3 (3.75%) IBM
2 3 (3.75%) SAP
2 3 (3.75%) Tableau
3 2 (2.50%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.50%) CA
3 2 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.25%) Calypso
4 1 (1.25%) CommVault
4 1 (1.25%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.25%) Okta
4 1 (1.25%) OneLogin