Period
to 22 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 103 144
Rank change year-on-year -62 +41 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Management 90 155 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.28% 2.38% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.71% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 129 87
City of London median daily rate £475 £533 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.80% +13.30% -10.48%
10th Percentile £340 £375 £322
90th Percentile £683 £675 £653
Central London median daily rate £513 £531 £473
% change year-on-year -3.53% +12.43% -9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
City of London median hourly rate £21.50 - £19.00
10th Percentile £19.75 - £18.50
90th Percentile £23.25 - £19.50
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 - £19.00

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 6,099 5,714 5,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.86% 87.92% 87.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,819 4,410 4,822
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £337 £315 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 56 54
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.52 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +2.60% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.33
90th Percentile £30.60 £32.06 £45.97
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -6.50% -

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 July 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
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
London Bridge - 1 £475 - 1
Data Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 35 (38.89%) Finance
2 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (27.78%) SQL
4 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
5 18 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 18 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (18.89%) Change Management
7 16 (17.78%) Analytics
8 15 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
8 15 (16.67%) Banking
9 14 (15.56%) Data Analysis
9 14 (15.56%) Migration
9 14 (15.56%) Front Office
9 14 (15.56%) Data Governance
9 14 (15.56%) Data Quality
10 13 (14.44%) C#
10 13 (14.44%) Scrum
11 12 (13.33%) XML
11 12 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (13.33%) ETL
12 11 (12.22%) Asset Management
12 11 (12.22%) Big Data
13 10 (11.11%) Business Analysis
13 10 (11.11%) Investment Management
13 10 (11.11%) Oracle
13 10 (11.11%) Fixed Income
14 9 (10.00%) Project Management
14 9 (10.00%) Java

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 (2.22%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.22%) SAS
1 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.11%) Apache
2 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.11%) Confluence
2 1 (1.11%) IIS
2 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) ION MarketView
2 3 (3.33%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (3.33%) thinkFolio
3 2 (2.22%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.22%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.22%) SaaS
4 2 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.11%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.11%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.11%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.11%) Lucidchart
5 1 (1.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) SMS
2 2 (2.22%) FCoE
2 2 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (12.22%) Big Data
4 9 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.67%) Power BI
5 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.33%) Data Lake
8 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (2.22%) Blockchain
9 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (2.22%) MySQL
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) JIRA
2 7 (7.78%) Subversion
3 4 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.33%) Maven
5 2 (2.22%) ERwin
6 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.11%) GitLab
6 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.11%) JUnit
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.11%) Selenium
6 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.11%) TestNG
6 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (38.89%) Finance
2 15 (16.67%) Banking
3 14 (15.56%) Front Office
4 8 (8.89%) Back Office
5 7 (7.78%) Legal
6 6 (6.67%) Retail
7 5 (5.56%) Financial Institution
7 5 (5.56%) Investment Banking
7 5 (5.56%) Marketing
8 3 (3.33%) French Language
8 3 (3.33%) Law
9 2 (2.22%) International Banking
9 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.11%) Billing
10 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Analyst
2 18 (20.00%) Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Architect
5 8 (8.89%) Data Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Data Architect
6 7 (7.78%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.67%) Consultant
7 6 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Data Manager
8 4 (4.44%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Data Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.33%) Business Manager
9 3 (3.33%) Financial Business Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Implementation Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.33%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) XML
2 9 (10.00%) .NET
3 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.44%) Node.js
3 4 (4.44%) RxJS
3 4 (4.44%) Socket.IO
3 4 (4.44%) WPF
3 4 (4.44%) XSD
4 2 (2.22%) JSON
4 2 (2.22%) Middleware
4 2 (2.22%) Web Services
4 2 (2.22%) XSLT
5 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.11%) FpML
5 1 (1.11%) J2EE
5 1 (1.11%) JDBC
5 1 (1.11%) JMS
5 1 (1.11%) LDAP
5 1 (1.11%) SAML
5 1 (1.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.89%) Reference Data
4 7 (7.78%) Equities
5 5 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.33%) Derivative
7 3 (3.33%) PMI
8 2 (2.22%) Clustering
8 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.22%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (2.22%) EMC VNX
8 2 (2.22%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.22%) Replication
9 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.11%) Reinsurance
9 1 (1.11%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.11%) User Experience
9 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Linux
2 4 (4.44%) Unix
3 3 (3.33%) Windows
4 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Solaris
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 17 (18.89%) Change Management
4 16 (17.78%) Analytics
5 15 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (15.56%) Data Analysis
6 14 (15.56%) Data Governance
6 14 (15.56%) Migration
7 13 (14.44%) Scrum
8 12 (13.33%) ETL
9 11 (12.22%) Asset Management
10 10 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 10 (11.11%) Investment Management
11 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (10.00%) Data Architecture
11 9 (10.00%) Project Management
12 8 (8.89%) Visualisation
13 7 (7.78%) Data Analytics
13 7 (7.78%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.78%) SQL
2 13 (14.44%) C#
3 9 (10.00%) Java
4 8 (8.89%) Python
5 7 (7.78%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.56%) VBA
7 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.44%) C
7 4 (4.44%) C++
7 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.44%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.22%) Perl
8 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.22%) R
8 2 (2.22%) Scala
8 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.22%) XPath
9 1 (1.11%) Go
9 1 (1.11%) Korn
9 1 (1.11%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) MBA
2 3 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (3.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) CISA
4 1 (1.11%) CISM
4 1 (1.11%) CISSP
4 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) Data Quality
2 8 (8.89%) GDPR
3 4 (4.44%) GCP
4 1 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.11%) EMIR
4 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.11%) MiFID
4 1 (1.11%) QA
4 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) NFS
3 1 (1.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.11%) HDFS
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.11%) Oozie
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (5.56%) Tableau
4 4 (4.44%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.44%) ION Trading
5 3 (3.33%) IBM
5 3 (3.33%) Intapp
5 3 (3.33%) SimCorp
6 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.22%) CA
6 2 (2.22%) Charles River
6 2 (2.22%) Cisco
6 2 (2.22%) Citrix
6 2 (2.22%) EMC
6 2 (2.22%) Google
6 2 (2.22%) HP
6 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.22%) SAP
6 2 (2.22%) VMware
6 2 (2.22%) Workday