The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 25 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.

Data Management
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 146 166
Rank change year-on-year -26 +20  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 616 845 716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.45% 1.73% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.08% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 581 464
Median daily rate £475 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £633 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £440 £430
% change year-on-year -0.28% +2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 13
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.15 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.82% -24.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £22.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.70 £43.30 £49.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.09 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.87% -54.02%  

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36004 40667 41211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.73% 83.47% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23651 27315 26961
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 954 1137
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in England

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Management in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in England

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in England

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in England

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Management in England

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 327 £500 -4.76% 62
South East +63 122 £430 +6.17% 23
North West -7 42 £400 -3.61% 26
Yorkshire -13 36 £426 -14.75% 10
West Midlands +7 26 £450 +5.89% 13
South West 0 23 £425 +13.33% 5
East Midlands -7 20 £450 +5.88% 6
East of England -45 11 £425 +13.33% 11
North East +38 8 £519 +10.37% 7
Midlands -8 1 £180 -64.00% 19
Data Management
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 England region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 416 (31.66%) Finance
2 346 (26.33%) SQL
3 287 (21.84%) Data Modelling
4 259 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
5 254 (19.33%) Data Quality
6 222 (16.89%) Master Data Management
6 222 (16.89%) Business Intelligence
7 207 (15.75%) Oracle
7 207 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
8 204 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
9 203 (15.45%) SQL Server
10 194 (14.76%) Analytics
11 191 (14.54%) ETL
12 180 (13.70%) Banking
13 174 (13.24%) Migration
14 171 (13.01%) Microsoft
15 150 (11.42%) Data Governance
16 148 (11.26%) Data Architecture
17 146 (11.11%) Data Analysis
18 143 (10.88%) Management Information System
19 142 (10.81%) Degree
20 136 (10.35%) Microsoft Excel
21 128 (9.74%) CRM
22 120 (9.13%) SAP
23 119 (9.06%) Java
24 118 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
25 112 (8.52%) Project Management
26 110 (8.37%) Data Migration
27 108 (8.22%) Data Integration
28 104 (7.91%) Python

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 54 (4.11%) SAS
2 43 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (1.60%) Confluence
5 19 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 18 (1.37%) CMS
7 16 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (0.99%) Apache
9 12 (0.91%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.68%) Apache Solr
10 9 (0.68%) ArcGIS
10 9 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.68%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 8 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.46%) Drupal
12 6 (0.46%) Tuxedo
13 5 (0.38%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
13 5 (0.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 136 (10.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 32 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (1.14%) SPSS
7 3 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 3 (0.23%) PTC Creo
7 3 (0.23%) Windchill
8 1 (0.076%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 33 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (2.05%) Markit EDM
3 18 (1.37%) SAP ERP
4 13 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.76%) SAP PSCD
6 9 (0.68%) SAP MDM
7 8 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.53%) Oracle Utilities
8 7 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (0.53%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.53%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.53%) SimCorp Dimension
8 7 (0.53%) thinkFolio
9 6 (0.46%) Eloqua
9 6 (0.46%) SAP MDG
10 5 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
10 5 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.38%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (1.60%) Office 365
4 18 (1.37%) SaaS
4 18 (1.37%) Yammer
5 13 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
6 9 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.46%) IaaS
7 6 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (0.38%) BlueKai
8 5 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.38%) PaaS
9 4 (0.30%) Heroku
10 3 (0.23%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.23%) CloudSense
10 3 (0.23%) GitHub
10 3 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.23%) Veeva
11 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.68%) Network Security
2 8 (0.61%) Firewall
3 7 (0.53%) 3G
3 7 (0.53%) Intranet
3 7 (0.53%) SAN
4 5 (0.38%) 4G
4 5 (0.38%) LDAP
5 4 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (0.30%) Diameter Protocol
5 4 (0.30%) INAP
5 4 (0.30%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (0.30%) SSL
6 3 (0.23%) HTTP
6 3 (0.23%) LTE
6 3 (0.23%) NAS
6 3 (0.23%) VLAN
6 3 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.15%) FTP
7 2 (0.15%) RTP
7 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (15.53%) Data Warehouse
2 203 (15.45%) SQL Server
3 101 (7.69%) Big Data
4 94 (7.15%) Hadoop
5 74 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 67 (5.10%) Relational Database
7 54 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (3.27%) BusinessObjects
9 37 (2.82%) HBase
10 34 (2.59%) Apache Hive
10 34 (2.59%) MongoDB
10 34 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 31 (2.36%) QlikView
12 28 (2.13%) Data Mining
13 27 (2.05%) GIS
14 25 (1.90%) RDBMS
15 24 (1.83%) NoSQL
15 24 (1.83%) Power BI
15 24 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (2.51%) JIRA
3 24 (1.83%) ERwin
4 20 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
5 15 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 8 (0.61%) Maven
8 7 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.46%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.46%) Grunt
9 6 (0.46%) Subversion
9 6 (0.46%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.38%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.38%) MagicDraw
10 5 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
10 5 (0.38%) Selenium
10 5 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (0.30%) Hudson
11 4 (0.30%) webpack
General
1 416 (31.66%) Finance
2 180 (13.70%) Banking
3 83 (6.32%) Investment Banking
4 67 (5.10%) Retail
5 61 (4.64%) Marketing
6 43 (3.27%) Legal
7 42 (3.20%) Front Office
8 32 (2.44%) Telecoms
9 20 (1.52%) Back Office
10 19 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.22%) General Ledger
11 16 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.91%) Billing
13 10 (0.76%) Publishing
14 8 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.53%) French Language
15 7 (0.53%) Law
16 6 (0.46%) Automotive
16 6 (0.46%) Electronics
17 4 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 357 (27.17%) Analyst
2 213 (16.21%) Developer
3 207 (15.75%) Architect
4 166 (12.63%) Data Analyst
5 136 (10.35%) Business Analyst
6 129 (9.82%) Data Architect
7 110 (8.37%) Consultant
8 59 (4.49%) Project Manager
9 53 (4.03%) Data Manager
10 48 (3.65%) SQL Developer
11 41 (3.12%) Data Business Analyst
12 40 (3.04%) Java Developer
12 40 (3.04%) Solutions Architect
13 30 (2.28%) Administrator
14 29 (2.21%) C# Developer
14 29 (2.21%) Data Consultant
15 28 (2.13%) SAP Consultant
16 26 (1.98%) .NET Developer
17 25 (1.90%) Senior Analyst
18 23 (1.75%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (7.00%) Web Services
2 85 (6.47%) .NET
3 56 (4.26%) XML
4 47 (3.58%) JSON
5 42 (3.20%) HTML
6 41 (3.12%) Entity Framework
7 39 (2.97%) .NET Framework
8 31 (2.36%) Middleware
9 30 (2.28%) AngularJS
10 29 (2.21%) CSS
11 26 (1.98%) HTML5
12 24 (1.83%) REST
13 23 (1.75%) LINQ
14 22 (1.67%) LINQ to SQL
15 17 (1.29%) COM
15 17 (1.29%) RESTful
15 17 (1.29%) SOAP
16 16 (1.22%) jQuery
16 16 (1.22%) Spring
17 14 (1.07%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 207 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (10.88%) Management Information System
3 93 (7.08%) Fintech
4 92 (7.00%) Data Structures
5 69 (5.25%) Reference Data
6 63 (4.79%) Algorithms
7 45 (3.42%) Equities
8 44 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 33 (2.51%) Computer Science
10 30 (2.28%) Fixed Income
11 27 (2.05%) User Experience
12 25 (1.90%) Derivative
13 23 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
14 22 (1.67%) NHS
15 20 (1.52%) Credit Risk
16 19 (1.45%) Virtual Team
17 17 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
17 17 (1.29%) Hedge funds
18 15 (1.14%) Taxonomies
18 15 (1.14%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 74 (5.63%) Linux
2 66 (5.02%) Windows
3 56 (4.26%) Unix
4 14 (1.07%) CentOS
5 10 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.53%) AIX
7 6 (0.46%) VME
8 5 (0.38%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.15%) Android
12 1 (0.076%) Fedora
12 1 (0.076%) Solaris
12 1 (0.076%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.076%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.076%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (21.84%) Data Modelling
2 259 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (16.89%) Business Intelligence
3 222 (16.89%) Master Data Management
4 194 (14.76%) Analytics
5 191 (14.54%) ETL
6 174 (13.24%) Migration
7 150 (11.42%) Data Governance
8 148 (11.26%) Data Architecture
9 146 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 128 (9.74%) CRM
11 118 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 112 (8.52%) Project Management
13 110 (8.37%) Data Migration
14 108 (8.22%) Data Integration
15 103 (7.84%) SDLC
16 86 (6.54%) Business Analysis
17 73 (5.56%) Change Management
17 73 (5.56%) TOGAF
18 71 (5.40%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 346 (26.33%) SQL
2 119 (9.06%) Java
3 104 (7.91%) Python
4 83 (6.32%) C#
5 60 (4.57%) JavaScript
6 42 (3.20%) C++
7 37 (2.82%) PL/SQL
8 35 (2.66%) T-SQL
9 34 (2.59%) VBA
10 31 (2.36%) Perl
11 29 (2.21%) R
12 21 (1.60%) C
13 16 (1.22%) Ruby
14 14 (1.07%) VB
15 13 (0.99%) Apex Code
16 12 (0.91%) Scala
17 9 (0.68%) PHP
17 9 (0.68%) Shell Script
18 8 (0.61%) COBOL
19 7 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 142 (10.81%) Degree
2 78 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 56 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.14%) ISEB
4 15 (1.14%) Master's Degree
5 13 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (0.99%) RHCE
6 12 (0.91%) CISM
6 12 (0.91%) CISSP
6 12 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (0.76%) CCA
7 10 (0.76%) CCNP
7 10 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.68%) CCNA
9 7 (0.53%) CISA
9 7 (0.53%) RHCSA
10 6 (0.46%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.46%) Postgraduate
10 6 (0.46%) RHCA
11 5 (0.38%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 254 (19.33%) Data Quality
2 41 (3.12%) GDPR
3 40 (3.04%) QA
4 37 (2.82%) MiFID
5 18 (1.37%) PMO
6 13 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
7 9 (0.68%) SLA
8 5 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.30%) ISO 20022
9 4 (0.30%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.23%) Basel III
10 3 (0.23%) FedRAMP
10 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.15%) BS7666
11 2 (0.15%) COBIT
11 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.15%) GMP
11 2 (0.15%) IFRS
System Software
1 21 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.76%) Docker
4 7 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.46%) HDFS
6 5 (0.38%) vSphere
7 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.23%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.15%) KVM
9 2 (0.15%) LXC
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.15%) SAP ITS
9 2 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.15%) Xen
10 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.076%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.076%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.076%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.076%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (1.45%) Ansible
1 19 (1.45%) Puppet
2 18 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.76%) Nagios
4 7 (0.53%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (0.30%) Kibana
6 4 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.30%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.23%) logstash
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.23%) SCCM
8 2 (0.15%) Control-M
8 2 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.15%) Mesos
8 2 (0.15%) SCOM
9 1 (0.076%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.076%) OpenView
Vendors
1 207 (15.75%) Oracle
2 171 (13.01%) Microsoft
3 120 (9.13%) SAP
4 69 (5.25%) Informatica
5 63 (4.79%) Salesforce.com
6 46 (3.50%) IBM
7 44 (3.35%) Tableau
8 33 (2.51%) Cloudera
9 25 (1.90%) MapR
10 22 (1.67%) Adobe
10 22 (1.67%) Splunk
11 21 (1.60%) Red Hat
11 21 (1.60%) Teradata
12 20 (1.52%) Nuix
12 20 (1.52%) Talend
13 17 (1.29%) Infor
14 16 (1.22%) Ab Initio
14 16 (1.22%) TIBCO
15 15 (1.14%) Cisco
16 14 (1.07%) Cognos
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £720 to £766 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
QUANTICA
Rate: £450 - £560 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University Of Leicester
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
NCC Group
Rate: Competitive rates
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £450 to £460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Green Park Interim & Executive Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago