The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Master Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Master Data Management over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Master Data Management
London / City of London
Rank 148 145 179
Rank change year-on-year -3 +34  
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 7 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.48% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 15
Median daily rate £550 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £473 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £626 £607
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.99 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 - £35.00

Master Data Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2590 2921 4181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.48% 87.82% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2334 3226
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 £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.89 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Master Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Master Data Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Master Data Management in the City of London

Master 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 Master Data Management in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Master Data Management in the City of London

Master Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Master Data Management in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Master Data Management in the City of London

Master Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Master 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 Master Data Management.

1 18 (100.00%) Data Management
2 10 (55.56%) Data Governance
3 8 (44.44%) Data Architecture
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) ETL
5 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Data Quality
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) SAS
7 4 (22.22%) Informatica
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Banking
7 4 (22.22%) Reference Data
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Business Development
8 3 (16.67%) Data Conversion
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (16.67%) QlikView
8 3 (16.67%) REST
8 3 (16.67%) Pentaho
8 3 (16.67%) Data Lineage

Master Data Management
Top Related 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 (22.22%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) SPSS
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 3 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (16.67%) OLAP
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (16.67%) Pentaho
3 3 (16.67%) QlikView
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data
4 2 (11.11%) DataStage
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (11.11%) Spotfire
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
5 1 (5.56%) DB2
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) Power BI
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ERwin
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
1 8 (44.44%) Data Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) MiFID Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.56%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) XSD
3 2 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (5.56%) FpML
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 3 (16.67%) Equities
4 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (11.11%) Taxonomies
5 1 (5.56%) Derivative
5 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Data Management
2 10 (55.56%) Data Governance
3 8 (44.44%) Data Architecture
4 7 (38.89%) ETL
5 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Business Development
8 3 (16.67%) Data Conversion
8 3 (16.67%) Data Lineage
8 3 (16.67%) Metadata Management
8 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
9 2 (11.11%) CRM
9 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
9 2 (11.11%) Microservices
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.11%) MiFID
2 2 (11.11%) Solvency II
3 1 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (5.56%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Informatica
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Ab Initio
3 3 (16.67%) Cognos
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Tableau
3 3 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (11.11%) DataFlux
4 2 (11.11%) Marketo
4 2 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (11.11%) Netezza
4 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
5 1 (5.56%) Embarcadero
5 1 (5.56%) Talend