The median contractor rate for a Data Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 30 March 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
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 154 179
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 15 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.48% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 13
Median daily rate £525 £519 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.20% -0.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £790
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £442 £450
% change year-on-year +7.40% -1.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.35 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £23.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -47.82% -36.98%  

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

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2952 3240 4937
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.16% 95.18% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2287 2586 3734
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £308 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 71
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +8.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £47.50 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Data Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 30 March 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 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Analytics
6 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.00%) GDPR
7 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Tableau
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.00%) ETL
8 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.00%) Banking
8 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy

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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) QlikView
4 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Analytics
5 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Conflict Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Tableau
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) TOWER Software
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