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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Management
UK / England
Rank 153 158 174
Rank change year-on-year +5 +16  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 696 744 645
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.69% 1.52% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.83% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 481 427
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £664
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 7
Median hourly rate £21.46 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.05% +8.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £16.84 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.85 £23.20 £34.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.71 £17.75
% change year-on-year -13.26% +78.63%  

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 34360 40698 38684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.28% 82.96% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22779 27017 24364
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 862 1001 1130
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £48.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +12 364 £475 - 79
South East +30 132 £338 -26.22% 17
West Midlands +13 44 £425 -10.52% 7
East of England +4 38 £450 +5.94% 3
North West +29 37 £350 -17.64% 15
South West -3 29 £410 +21.48% 14
Yorkshire -10 19 £411 -13.42% 11
North East -9 18 £400 -10.61% 3
East Midlands -19 9 £425 +21.42% 1
Data Management
UK

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 485 (32.42%) Finance
2 418 (27.94%) SQL
3 324 (21.66%) Data Modelling
3 324 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
4 294 (19.65%) Master Data Management
5 291 (19.45%) Oracle
6 281 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
7 265 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
8 250 (16.71%) SQL Server
9 243 (16.24%) Microsoft
10 229 (15.31%) Data Quality
11 212 (14.17%) MS Excel
11 212 (14.17%) Analytics
12 201 (13.44%) Data Warehouse
13 200 (13.37%) ETL
14 187 (12.50%) Banking
14 187 (12.50%) Data Analysis
15 171 (11.43%) Data Governance
16 169 (11.30%) Change Management
17 158 (10.56%) Java
18 157 (10.49%) Management Information System
19 156 (10.43%) ITIL
20 154 (10.29%) Migration
21 147 (9.83%) SAP
22 146 (9.76%) CRM
23 145 (9.69%) Data Architecture
24 143 (9.56%) Degree
25 137 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
26 136 (9.09%) Project Management
26 136 (9.09%) Open Source

Data Management
Top Related 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 74 (4.95%) SharePoint
2 60 (4.01%) SAS
3 41 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
4 39 (2.61%) WebSphere
5 38 (2.54%) Skype for Business
6 23 (1.54%) Apache Spark
7 22 (1.47%) CMS
8 21 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (1.34%) Oracle Application Server
10 18 (1.20%) Confluence
11 11 (0.74%) WebLogic
12 9 (0.60%) Apache
12 9 (0.60%) Tuxedo
13 8 (0.53%) IIS
14 7 (0.47%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.40%) JBoss
15 6 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (0.33%) ArcGIS
16 5 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 212 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 96 (6.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 50 (3.34%) MS Office
4 21 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.20%) SPSS
6 16 (1.07%) MS Project
6 16 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 5 (0.33%) PTC Creo
8 3 (0.20%) Windchill
9 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.13%) CATIA
9 2 (0.13%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.067%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 51 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (1.14%) SAP ERP
4 17 (1.14%) SAP MDM
5 15 (1.00%) SAP PSCD
6 14 (0.94%) Markit EDM
7 12 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (0.80%) HFM
8 9 (0.60%) Adobe Campaign
8 9 (0.60%) SAP MDG
9 8 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
9 8 (0.53%) SAP FI
9 8 (0.53%) thinkFolio
10 7 (0.47%) Unica
11 5 (0.33%) Eloqua
11 5 (0.33%) SAP CO
11 5 (0.33%) SAP CRM
11 5 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 100 (6.68%) SaaS
2 90 (6.02%) IaaS
3 89 (5.95%) PaaS
4 61 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 46 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
6 39 (2.61%) Office 365
7 36 (2.41%) Yammer
8 12 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
9 10 (0.67%) GitHub
10 9 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.53%) Google Tag Manager
12 5 (0.33%) BlueKai
12 5 (0.33%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.27%) Heroku
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.20%) Force.com
14 3 (0.20%) G Suite
14 3 (0.20%) Oracle CX
14 3 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
15 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.60%) LDAP
2 12 (0.80%) Firewall
3 9 (0.60%) Network Security
3 9 (0.60%) SAN
4 8 (0.53%) HTTP
5 5 (0.33%) 3G
5 5 (0.33%) DNS
5 5 (0.33%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.33%) Intranet
5 5 (0.33%) X.509
6 4 (0.27%) 4G
6 4 (0.27%) DHCP
6 4 (0.27%) FTP
6 4 (0.27%) NAS
6 4 (0.27%) SSL
7 3 (0.20%) Diameter Protocol
7 3 (0.20%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.20%) SIGTRAN
7 3 (0.20%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (16.71%) SQL Server
2 201 (13.44%) Data Warehouse
3 123 (8.22%) Big Data
4 104 (6.95%) Hadoop
5 85 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 79 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 61 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 60 (4.01%) Relational Database
9 56 (3.74%) NoSQL
10 51 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
11 50 (3.34%) BusinessObjects
12 49 (3.28%) QlikView
13 47 (3.14%) DB2
14 45 (3.01%) MongoDB
15 44 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 31 (2.07%) Apache Hive
16 31 (2.07%) HBase
17 30 (2.01%) Data Mining
18 28 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
19 25 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 77 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (2.47%) JIRA
3 34 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
4 27 (1.80%) Jenkins
5 24 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 19 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 17 (1.14%) ERwin
8 13 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (0.80%) Selenium
10 11 (0.74%) Cucumber
11 10 (0.67%) gulp
11 10 (0.67%) Subversion
12 9 (0.60%) Gradle
13 7 (0.47%) Maven
14 6 (0.40%) Bitbucket
14 6 (0.40%) GoCD
15 5 (0.33%) Hudson
15 5 (0.33%) Log4j
15 5 (0.33%) MagicDraw
15 5 (0.33%) PowerDesigner
General
1 485 (32.42%) Finance
2 187 (12.50%) Banking
3 92 (6.15%) Retail
4 83 (5.55%) Marketing
5 67 (4.48%) Investment Banking
6 48 (3.21%) Front Office
7 47 (3.14%) Telecoms
8 41 (2.74%) Legal
9 20 (1.34%) General Ledger
10 17 (1.14%) Publishing
11 16 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.94%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.87%) Back Office
14 9 (0.60%) Advertising
15 7 (0.47%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.40%) Billing
16 6 (0.40%) Electronics
16 6 (0.40%) French Language
16 6 (0.40%) Law
17 5 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 377 (25.20%) Analyst
2 234 (15.64%) Architect
3 228 (15.24%) Developer
4 154 (10.29%) Data Analyst
5 142 (9.49%) Data Architect
6 138 (9.22%) Business Analyst
7 137 (9.16%) Consultant
8 63 (4.21%) Administrator
9 59 (3.94%) Project Manager
10 51 (3.41%) Data Manager
11 50 (3.34%) Data Business Analyst
12 49 (3.28%) DBA
13 45 (3.01%) Java Developer
14 44 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
14 44 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
14 44 (2.94%) SQL Developer
15 41 (2.74%) Data Consultant
15 41 (2.74%) Senior Operations Engineer
16 32 (2.14%) SQL Analyst
17 31 (2.07%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (6.82%) .NET
2 96 (6.42%) Web Services
3 95 (6.35%) XML
4 57 (3.81%) JSON
5 53 (3.54%) HTML
6 43 (2.87%) REST
7 36 (2.41%) COM
8 34 (2.27%) .NET Framework
8 34 (2.27%) CSS
8 34 (2.27%) SOAP
9 33 (2.21%) Middleware
10 31 (2.07%) AngularJS
10 31 (2.07%) Entity Framework
11 22 (1.47%) RESTful
11 22 (1.47%) Spring
12 21 (1.40%) LINQ
12 21 (1.40%) LINQ to SQL
13 17 (1.14%) jQuery
14 16 (1.07%) XML Schema
15 15 (1.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 281 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (10.49%) Management Information System
3 109 (7.29%) Data Structures
4 91 (6.08%) Fintech
5 83 (5.55%) Reference Data
6 65 (4.34%) Algorithms
7 52 (3.48%) Equities
8 47 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 46 (3.07%) Computer Science
10 35 (2.34%) Derivative
11 29 (1.94%) Credit Risk
12 27 (1.80%) User Experience
13 25 (1.67%) Mainframe
14 22 (1.47%) Taxonomies
15 21 (1.40%) Tandem
16 19 (1.27%) Fixed Income
17 17 (1.14%) Virtual Team
18 16 (1.07%) Data Centre
19 14 (0.94%) Life Science
19 14 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 135 (9.02%) Windows
2 128 (8.56%) Linux
3 113 (7.55%) Unix
4 52 (3.48%) AIX
5 36 (2.41%) Windows 2000
5 36 (2.41%) Windows XP
6 18 (1.20%) VME
7 11 (0.74%) CentOS
8 8 (0.53%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.47%) MVS
10 6 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.33%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.33%) zOS
12 4 (0.27%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.13%) Android
14 2 (0.13%) HPUX
14 2 (0.13%) Solaris
14 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (21.66%) Agile Software Development
1 324 (21.66%) Data Modelling
2 294 (19.65%) Master Data Management
3 265 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
4 212 (14.17%) Analytics
5 200 (13.37%) ETL
6 187 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 171 (11.43%) Data Governance
8 169 (11.30%) Change Management
9 156 (10.43%) ITIL
10 154 (10.29%) Migration
11 146 (9.76%) CRM
12 145 (9.69%) Data Architecture
13 137 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 136 (9.09%) Open Source
14 136 (9.09%) Project Management
15 109 (7.29%) SDLC
16 108 (7.22%) Data Integration
17 97 (6.48%) Data Migration
17 97 (6.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 418 (27.94%) SQL
2 158 (10.56%) Java
3 103 (6.89%) Python
4 101 (6.75%) C#
5 65 (4.34%) JavaScript
6 50 (3.34%) T-SQL
7 45 (3.01%) PL/SQL
8 43 (2.87%) C++
9 36 (2.41%) R
10 34 (2.27%) VBA
11 27 (1.80%) Perl
11 27 (1.80%) Ruby
12 24 (1.60%) C
13 19 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 14 (0.94%) Scala
15 12 (0.80%) PHP
16 11 (0.74%) Bash Shell
16 11 (0.74%) COBOL
17 8 (0.53%) Apex Code
17 8 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 143 (9.56%) Degree
2 77 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 48 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 21 (1.40%) ISEB
5 17 (1.14%) CCA
6 12 (0.80%) CISM
6 12 (0.80%) CISSP
7 9 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.53%) CCNA
8 8 (0.53%) CCNP
8 8 (0.53%) CISA
8 8 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.53%) PMP
9 6 (0.40%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 5 (0.33%) PhD
10 5 (0.33%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (15.31%) Data Quality
2 53 (3.54%) QA
3 41 (2.74%) SLA
4 24 (1.60%) MiFID
5 18 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
6 17 (1.14%) PMO
7 12 (0.80%) Solvency II
8 10 (0.67%) GDPR
9 8 (0.53%) FATCA
10 7 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (0.40%) IFRS
12 5 (0.33%) Basel III
12 5 (0.33%) IFRS 9
12 5 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.27%) EMIR
14 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
15 2 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
15 2 (0.13%) GxP
15 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 23 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.00%) Docker
3 13 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.33%) HDFS
4 5 (0.33%) NFS
5 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.27%) Xen
6 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (0.20%) vSphere
7 2 (0.13%) Firmware
7 2 (0.13%) KVM
7 2 (0.13%) LXC
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.067%) GPFS
8 1 (0.067%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.067%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 1 (0.067%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.067%) XenApp
8 1 (0.067%) zsh
Systems Management
1 28 (1.87%) Puppet
2 19 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.94%) Ansible
4 9 (0.60%) Nagios
5 8 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.27%) SCCM
7 3 (0.20%) Control-M
7 3 (0.20%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.20%) SCOM
8 2 (0.13%) Kibana
8 2 (0.13%) Mesos
8 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.067%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.067%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.067%) logstash
9 1 (0.067%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.067%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.067%) Salt
Vendors
1 291 (19.45%) Oracle
2 243 (16.24%) Microsoft
3 147 (9.83%) SAP
4 78 (5.21%) Informatica
5 67 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
6 56 (3.74%) Tableau
7 45 (3.01%) IBM
8 37 (2.47%) Infor
9 35 (2.34%) Teradata
10 34 (2.27%) Talend
11 29 (1.94%) Adobe
12 26 (1.74%) Cognos
12 26 (1.74%) Netezza
13 25 (1.67%) Splunk
13 25 (1.67%) Sybase
14 23 (1.54%) Cloudera
15 19 (1.27%) Google
15 19 (1.27%) TIBCO
16 17 (1.14%) VMware
16 17 (1.14%) webMethods
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