The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Metadata Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Metadata Management over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Metadata Management
London / City of London
Rank 150 - 195
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.10% - 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £613 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £550
% change year-on-year +17.64% -22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Metadata 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 2560 2885 4153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.48% 87.74% 82.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2008 2312 3203
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 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 35
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.99 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.96% -2.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.84 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Metadata Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Metadata Management in the City of London

Metadata 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 Metadata Management in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Metadata Management in the City of London

Metadata Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Metadata 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 Metadata Management.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Data Management
1 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Lineage
2 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) ERwin
3 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Informatica
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) MiFID
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

Metadata 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ERwin
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (20.00%) MiFID Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (20.00%) FpML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Data Management
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (60.00%) Data Lineage
2 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) MiFID
2 2 (40.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Informatica
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (20.00%) Embarcadero
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Talend
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata