Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Manager was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 226 241
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 13 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.21% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 26
City of London median daily rate £538 £493 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.08% -3.38% +6.36%
10th Percentile £421 £286 £309
90th Percentile £730 £611 £738
Central London median daily rate £525 £493 £513
% change year-on-year +6.54% -3.85% +5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6755 6365 8666
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.46% 95.47% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5342 5051 6805
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 77 128
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.35
90th Percentile £30.75 £48.40 £39.13
Central London median hourly rate £18.40 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +8.22% -5.56% +5.88%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the City of London

Data Manager
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 Manager in the City of London.

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

Data Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Data Manager
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 Manager in the City of London.

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

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Data Manager contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (15.38%) GDPR
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
5 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (7.69%) Data Deduplication
6 1 (7.69%) Contract Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless

Data Manager Skill Set
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 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) BGP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) HSRP
1 1 (7.69%) IPsec
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) NX-OS
1 1 (7.69%) OSPF
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) VRRP
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
4 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) R
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Arista
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
1 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau