Period
to 18 January 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 18 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 109 120
Rank change year-on-year -35 +11 +49
Contract jobs citing Data Management 107 132 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.51% 2.12% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.41% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 104 110
City of London median daily rate £550 £458 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.22% -12.86% +5.00%
10th Percentile £356 £309 £335
90th Percentile £711 £674 £689
Central London median daily rate £550 £454 £525
% change year-on-year +21.21% -13.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £46.50 - £19.99
Central London median hourly rate £46.50 - £19.99

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 6,220 5,478 6,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.01% 87.82% 85.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,966 4,352 4,846
City of London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 50 56
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.13 £21.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% -2.57% +20.46%
10th Percentile £11.77 £13.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.05 £55.00 £52.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £21.43
% change year-on-year +6.58% -11.35% +20.36%

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 18 January 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 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 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
London Bridge - 1 £425 -
Data Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 44 (41.12%) Finance
2 30 (28.04%) SQL
3 27 (25.23%) Data Governance
4 26 (24.30%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (21.50%) Data Modelling
5 23 (21.50%) Banking
6 20 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (18.69%) Data Analysis
7 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (15.89%) ETL
9 15 (14.02%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (14.02%) Analytics
10 14 (13.08%) Master Data Management
10 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (13.08%) Microsoft
10 14 (13.08%) Oracle
10 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
10 14 (13.08%) Asset Management
10 14 (13.08%) Degree
11 13 (12.15%) Data Quality
11 13 (12.15%) Data Architecture
12 12 (11.21%) Investment Management
12 12 (11.21%) GDPR
12 12 (11.21%) Investment Banking
13 11 (10.28%) Migration
13 11 (10.28%) Project Management
13 11 (10.28%) Unix
14 10 (9.35%) SDLC
14 10 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (9.35%) Markit EDM

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 (3.74%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.93%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.93%) SAS
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Markit EDM
2 8 (7.48%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (2.80%) Radian6
3 3 (2.80%) Social Studio
4 2 (1.87%) Kondor
4 2 (1.87%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.93%) HFM
5 1 (0.93%) Raiser's Edge
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.93%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.80%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 3 (2.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) CTI
2 2 (1.87%) SMS
3 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.93%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) WAN
3 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.02%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.41%) Big Data
4 7 (6.54%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.61%) HBase
6 5 (4.67%) Power BI
7 4 (3.74%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.74%) Sqoop
8 3 (2.80%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.80%) DB2
8 3 (2.80%) IBM PureData
8 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.80%) MS Access
8 3 (2.80%) OLAP
8 3 (2.80%) QlikView
8 3 (2.80%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.87%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) JIRA
2 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.87%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.93%) Ant
3 1 (0.93%) ERwin
3 1 (0.93%) Gradle
3 1 (0.93%) JUnit
3 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.93%) Maven
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (41.12%) Finance
2 23 (21.50%) Banking
3 12 (11.21%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.54%) Marketing
5 6 (5.61%) Legal
5 6 (5.61%) Retail
6 5 (4.67%) Front Office
7 4 (3.74%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.80%) Back Office
8 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.87%) International Banking
9 2 (1.87%) Law
10 1 (0.93%) French Language
10 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (47.66%) Analyst
2 21 (19.63%) Business Analyst
2 21 (19.63%) Data Analyst
3 14 (13.08%) Architect
4 13 (12.15%) Developer
5 11 (10.28%) Data Business Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Data Architect
7 6 (5.61%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.67%) Consultant
8 5 (4.67%) GDPR Business Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Administrator
9 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) AWS Architect
10 3 (2.80%) Credit Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Data Consultant
10 3 (2.80%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.35%) XML
2 8 (7.48%) HTML
3 7 (6.54%) CSS
4 5 (4.67%) SOAP
4 5 (4.67%) Web Services
5 4 (3.74%) Kafka
5 4 (3.74%) REST
6 3 (2.80%) jQuery
7 2 (1.87%) .NET
7 2 (1.87%) Ajax
7 2 (1.87%) FpML
7 2 (1.87%) Middleware
7 2 (1.87%) XSD
8 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.93%) BAPI
8 1 (0.93%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.93%) Spring
8 1 (0.93%) WSH
8 1 (0.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.48%) Hedge funds
2 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.74%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.74%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.74%) Social Media
5 3 (2.80%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.80%) Fintech
5 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.80%) IVR
6 2 (1.87%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.87%) Pricing Data
6 2 (1.87%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.87%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.93%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.28%) Unix
2 8 (7.48%) Linux
3 6 (5.61%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.23%) Data Governance
2 26 (24.30%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (21.50%) Data Modelling
4 20 (18.69%) Data Analysis
4 20 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (15.89%) ETL
7 15 (14.02%) Analytics
8 14 (13.08%) Asset Management
8 14 (13.08%) Master Data Management
9 13 (12.15%) Data Architecture
10 12 (11.21%) Investment Management
11 11 (10.28%) Migration
11 11 (10.28%) Project Management
12 10 (9.35%) SDLC
12 10 (9.35%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (8.41%) Business Analysis
13 9 (8.41%) CRM
14 8 (7.48%) Programme Management
15 7 (6.54%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.04%) SQL
2 10 (9.35%) Java
3 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.67%) PHP
5 3 (2.80%) C#
5 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.80%) Python
5 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.80%) VBA
6 2 (1.87%) C
6 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.93%) Go
7 1 (0.93%) R
7 1 (0.93%) Scala
7 1 (0.93%) VB
7 1 (0.93%) VBScript
7 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) CISSP
3 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) CISA
4 1 (0.93%) CISM
4 1 (0.93%) ECDL
4 1 (0.93%) ISEB
4 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) Data Quality
2 12 (11.21%) GDPR
3 8 (7.48%) QA
4 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.87%) MiFID
4 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.93%) EMIR
5 1 (0.93%) GAAP
5 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.93%) PMO
5 1 (0.93%) SLA
5 1 (0.93%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Apache Flume
1 3 (2.80%) HDFS
2 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (13.08%) Microsoft
1 14 (13.08%) Oracle
2 8 (7.48%) Charles River
2 8 (7.48%) Informatica
2 8 (7.48%) SimCorp
3 7 (6.54%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.61%) IBM
5 5 (4.67%) Cognos
6 4 (3.74%) Google
6 4 (3.74%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 4 (3.74%) Sybase
6 4 (3.74%) Tableau
7 3 (2.80%) Conga
7 3 (2.80%) DocuSign
7 3 (2.80%) Netezza
7 3 (2.80%) Pardot
7 3 (2.80%) SAP
7 3 (2.80%) Workday
8 2 (1.87%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.87%) Reuters