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 23 June 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.

Master Data Management
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 150 182
Rank change year-on-year -13 +32  
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 3 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.091% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.48% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 17
Median daily rate £485 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.81% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £463 £435
% change year-on-year +3.78% +6.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - £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 2907 2906 4704
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.09% 85.87% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2235 2375 3702
Median daily rate £500 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £31.50 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Master Data Management in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 10 (100.00%) Data Management
1 10 (100.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (60.00%) Data Governance
3 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (30.00%) Metadata Management
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 3 (30.00%) Data Lineage
6 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Marketo
6 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Solvency II
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) ERwin
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) MiFID

Master 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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Heroku
1 1 (10.00%) iPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) ERwin
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (10.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Master Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) MiFID Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (10.00%) FpML
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Equities
1 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 10 (100.00%) Data Management
2 6 (60.00%) Data Governance
3 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Data Lineage
5 3 (30.00%) Metadata Management
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (20.00%) MiFID
2 2 (20.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (10.00%) GDPR
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 20022
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (20.00%) Marketo
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (10.00%) Embarcadero
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) Talend
3 1 (10.00%) Zuora