Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 110 131
Rank change year-on-year -33 +21 +23
Contract jobs citing Data Management 104 151 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.47% 2.29% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 2.62% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 124 124
City of London median daily rate £550 £459 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.89% -12.20% +4.50%
10th Percentile £375 £309 £326
90th Percentile £713 £738 £659
Central London median daily rate £550 £458 £525
% change year-on-year +20.22% -12.86% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £46.50 - £24.00
Central London median hourly rate £46.50 - £24.00

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 6257 5765 7677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.28% 87.41% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4969 4616 6106
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £664 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £54.03 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.46 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.06% -7.33% +16.73%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 41 (39.42%) Finance
2 28 (26.92%) Data Governance
3 27 (25.96%) SQL
4 23 (22.12%) Banking
5 22 (21.15%) Data Modelling
6 20 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (17.31%) Investment Management
8 17 (16.35%) Asset Management
9 16 (15.38%) Markit EDM
10 15 (14.42%) Degree
11 14 (13.46%) Data Analysis
11 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (13.46%) ETL
11 14 (13.46%) Oracle
11 14 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (12.50%) Data Quality
12 13 (12.50%) Hedge funds
12 13 (12.50%) GDPR
12 13 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (11.54%) Investment Banking
13 12 (11.54%) SimCorp
13 12 (11.54%) SimCorp Dimension
13 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 12 (11.54%) Charles River
14 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
14 11 (10.58%) Unix
15 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
15 10 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (9.62%) Analytics
15 10 (9.62%) Master Data Management

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 4 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.96%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (15.38%) Markit EDM
2 12 (11.54%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (2.88%) Radian6
3 3 (2.88%) Social Studio
4 1 (0.96%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.96%) HFM
4 1 (0.96%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.96%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.96%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.88%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 3 (2.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) CTI
2 2 (1.92%) SMS
3 1 (0.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.96%) LAN
3 1 (0.96%) SAN
3 1 (0.96%) WAN
3 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.77%) Big Data
3 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.81%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.81%) HBase
5 4 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.85%) Sqoop
6 3 (2.88%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.88%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.88%) QlikView
7 2 (1.92%) DB2
7 2 (1.92%) DTS
7 2 (1.92%) MS Access
7 2 (1.92%) OLAP
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) JIRA
2 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.92%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.96%) Ant
3 1 (0.96%) Gradle
3 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.96%) JUnit
3 1 (0.96%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.96%) Maven
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.96%) Selenium
3 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (39.42%) Finance
2 23 (22.12%) Banking
3 12 (11.54%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.81%) Marketing
5 4 (3.85%) Legal
6 3 (2.88%) Back Office
6 3 (2.88%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.88%) Front Office
6 3 (2.88%) Japanese Language
6 3 (2.88%) Retail
6 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.96%) Law
7 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.96%) Publishing
7 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (48.08%) Analyst
2 24 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 16 (15.38%) Developer
4 14 (13.46%) Business Analyst
5 12 (11.54%) Architect
6 8 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Consultant
8 6 (5.77%) Data Architect
9 5 (4.81%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Administrator
10 4 (3.85%) Business Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) GDPR Consultant
10 4 (3.85%) Process Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Project Manager
11 3 (2.88%) AWS Architect
11 3 (2.88%) GDPR Business Analyst
11 3 (2.88%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.65%) XML
2 7 (6.73%) HTML
3 6 (5.77%) CSS
4 5 (4.81%) Kafka
4 5 (4.81%) SOAP
4 5 (4.81%) Web Services
5 4 (3.85%) REST
6 3 (2.88%) jQuery
7 2 (1.92%) .NET
7 2 (1.92%) Ajax
7 2 (1.92%) FpML
7 2 (1.92%) Middleware
7 2 (1.92%) XSD
8 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.96%) BAPI
8 1 (0.96%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.96%) Spring
8 1 (0.96%) WSH
8 1 (0.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.50%) Hedge funds
3 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.81%) Credit Risk
5 5 (4.81%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.85%) Fintech
6 4 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 4 (3.85%) Reference Data
6 4 (3.85%) Social Media
7 3 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.88%) Derivative
7 3 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.88%) IVR
7 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.96%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.96%) TWAP
9 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Unix
2 9 (8.65%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.92%) Data Governance
2 22 (21.15%) Data Modelling
3 20 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (17.31%) Investment Management
5 17 (16.35%) Asset Management
6 14 (13.46%) Data Analysis
6 14 (13.46%) ETL
6 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.62%) Analytics
8 10 (9.62%) Master Data Management
8 10 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (8.65%) Business Analysis
9 9 (8.65%) CRM
9 9 (8.65%) Data Architecture
10 8 (7.69%) Project Management
11 7 (6.73%) Data Integration
11 7 (6.73%) Data Protection
11 7 (6.73%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (5.77%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.96%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) Java
3 5 (4.81%) Python
3 5 (4.81%) VBA
4 4 (3.85%) C#
4 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.85%) PHP
4 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.88%) Perl
5 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.92%) C
6 2 (1.92%) C++
6 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.96%) R
7 1 (0.96%) VB
7 1 (0.96%) VBScript
7 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (14.42%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) CISSP
4 1 (0.96%) ECDL
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB
4 1 (0.96%) RHCA
4 1 (0.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 13 (12.50%) GDPR
2 6 (5.77%) QA
3 4 (3.85%) MiFID
4 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.92%) SLA
6 1 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.96%) EMIR
6 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Apache Flume
1 3 (2.88%) HDFS
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Ansible
1 1 (0.96%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
1 1 (0.96%) Simpana
Vendors
1 14 (13.46%) Oracle
2 12 (11.54%) Charles River
2 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) SimCorp
3 8 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (6.73%) Informatica
5 4 (3.85%) Cognos
5 4 (3.85%) IBM
5 4 (3.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 4 (3.85%) SAP
6 3 (2.88%) Conga
6 3 (2.88%) DocuSign
6 3 (2.88%) Google
6 3 (2.88%) Pardot
6 3 (2.88%) Tableau
7 2 (1.92%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.92%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (1.92%) Netezza
7 2 (1.92%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.92%) Sybase