Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 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.

Data Management
England > East Midlands
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 54 105
Rank change year-on-year -6 +51 +9
Contract jobs citing Data Management 26 14 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.18% 1.91% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.41% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 16
10th Percentile £363 £226 £275
25th Percentile £404 £253 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £356 £506
Median % change year-on-year +19.30% -29.63% +21.99%
75th Percentile £563 £463 £550
90th Percentile £628 £511 £563
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
10th Percentile £24.88 " "
25th Percentile £28.44 " £17.00
Median hourly rate £35.75 - £18.00
75th Percentile £42.94 " £19.00
90th Percentile £46.43 " "
England median hourly rate £24.40 £34.50 £27.97
% change year-on-year -29.28% +23.35% +14.16%

Data Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 994 580 1,752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.18% 79.13% 83.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 322 1,112
10th Percentile £203 £213 £225
25th Percentile £313 £308 £315
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £400 £400
75th Percentile £500 £488 £488
90th Percentile £588 £587 £550
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 31 96
10th Percentile £9.28 £9.52 £10.64
25th Percentile £10.50 £11.31 £11.61
Median hourly rate £14.61 £14.20 £14.27
Median % change year-on-year +2.92% -0.53% -7.94%
75th Percentile £24.25 £28.93 £19.18
90th Percentile £50.58 £45.00 £44.88
England median hourly rate £22.81 £24.95 £22.92
% change year-on-year -8.58% +8.85% +11.95%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Data Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the East Midlands

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Management in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Data Management in the East Midlands

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Data Management in the East Midlands

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Management in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Data Management in the East Midlands

Data Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Management in the East Midlands

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -10 11 £475 +18.75% 8
Derbyshire -3 6 - -
Lincolnshire - 4 £400 -
Northamptonshire -10 3 £463 +81.37% 3
Leicestershire -7 2 £575 +48.39% 2
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Analytics
3 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 7 (26.92%) Data Governance
4 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
5 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
5 5 (19.23%) ETL
5 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (19.23%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) Aerospace
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Metadata
6 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Economics
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Information Security
6 4 (15.38%) Reference Data
6 4 (15.38%) Azure
6 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
6 4 (15.38%) IaaS
6 4 (15.38%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) Alteryx
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
7 3 (11.54%) Metadata Management
7 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
7 3 (11.54%) Operations Management

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.85%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Azure
1 4 (15.38%) IaaS
2 3 (11.54%) Azure Storage
3 1 (3.85%) AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Firepower
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Metadata
2 3 (11.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.54%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Data Lake
3 2 (7.69%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (7.69%) GIS
3 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.69%) HBase
3 2 (7.69%) Impala
3 2 (7.69%) Metadata Repository
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) Spark SQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Lumira
4 1 (3.85%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Android Studio
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Storybook
1 2 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Aerospace
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Social Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Data Manager
1 4 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (7.69%) Ab Initio Developer
2 2 (7.69%) Analyst
2 2 (7.69%) Architect
2 2 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
2 2 (7.69%) Digital Product Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Governance Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Information Governance Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Product Manager
2 2 (7.69%) React Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (3.85%) EDI Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Flex
1 2 (7.69%) React
1 2 (7.69%) React Native
1 2 (7.69%) Redux
1 2 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Reference Data
3 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.85%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) VMS
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Analytics
2 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 7 (26.92%) Data Governance
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
4 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
5 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Economics
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security
5 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
6 3 (11.54%) Information Management
6 3 (11.54%) Product Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) Reference Data Management
6 3 (11.54%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Scala
3 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (7.69%) HDFS
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Alteryx
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Ab Initio
2 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
2 2 (7.69%) F5
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Teradata
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Workday