The median contractor rate for a Data Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
UK / England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 469 486 456
Rank change year-on-year +17 -30  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 112 154 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 99 109
Median daily rate £488 £463 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.40% -3.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £329 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £630 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £463
% change year-on-year +11.76% -8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £28.35 £23.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.23% +2.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40403 49015 48920
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.60% 95.21% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26381 32431 30137
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1401 1962
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.29% +2.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Data Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in England

Data Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Manager in England

Data Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in England over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Manager in England

Data Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Manager in England

Data Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +38 68 £500 - 15
South East +14 24 £488 +11.81% 3
West Midlands +27 8 £423 -3.42% 1
North West +13 3 £351 -21.99% 5
South West -3 3 £475 +4.51% 1
Yorkshire +24 2 £475 +44.15% 6
East Midlands -19 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Data Manager
UK

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Data Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 90 (35.02%) Migration
2 74 (28.79%) Data Migration
3 71 (27.63%) Finance
4 60 (23.35%) Project Management
5 52 (20.23%) Business Intelligence
6 50 (19.46%) SAP
6 50 (19.46%) Data Management
7 45 (17.51%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (15.56%) SQL
9 36 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (14.01%) Data Quality
10 34 (13.23%) Data Protection
11 33 (12.84%) Analytics
12 32 (12.45%) Data Governance
13 31 (12.06%) Data Analysis
14 29 (11.28%) ETL
14 29 (11.28%) Big Data
15 27 (10.51%) Data Modelling
15 27 (10.51%) Degree
15 27 (10.51%) Data Strategy
16 26 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (9.73%) Banking
18 24 (9.34%) Oracle
19 23 (8.95%) PRINCE2
20 21 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (8.17%) Hadoop
21 20 (7.78%) Data Cleansing
22 19 (7.39%) Data Centre
22 19 (7.39%) ERP
23 18 (7.00%) SQL Server

Data Manager Skill Set
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 12 (4.67%) SAS
2 4 (1.56%) Apache Pig
2 4 (1.56%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.78%) Confluence
3 2 (0.78%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) CMS
4 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.39%) GroupWise
Applications
1 10 (3.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Markit EDM
1 4 (1.56%) Maximo
1 4 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.56%) SAP ERP
1 4 (1.56%) SAP HR
1 4 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.78%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Endur
3 1 (0.39%) Findur
3 1 (0.39%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.39%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.39%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) BlueKai
2 3 (1.17%) SaaS
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) Office 365
3 2 (0.78%) PaaS
4 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) Ethernet
1 3 (1.17%) SMS
1 3 (1.17%) Unified Communications
1 3 (1.17%) VoIP
1 3 (1.17%) xDSL
2 2 (0.78%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) PBX
3 1 (0.39%) HTTP
3 1 (0.39%) LAN
3 1 (0.39%) WAN
3 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.51%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (11.28%) Big Data
3 21 (8.17%) Hadoop
4 18 (7.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 6 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (2.33%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.95%) Data Lake
8 5 (1.95%) HBase
9 4 (1.56%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.17%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.17%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.17%) Spotfire
10 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (2.72%) LSMW
2 3 (1.17%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) JUnit
3 1 (0.39%) Mockito
General
1 71 (27.63%) Finance
2 25 (9.73%) Banking
3 14 (5.45%) Marketing
4 13 (5.06%) Retail
5 12 (4.67%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.28%) Advertising
6 11 (4.28%) Investment Banking
7 9 (3.50%) Legal
8 8 (3.11%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.33%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.95%) Law
11 4 (1.56%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (1.17%) Billing
13 2 (0.78%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.78%) Local Government
13 2 (0.78%) Publishing
14 1 (0.39%) Automotive
14 1 (0.39%) Back Office
14 1 (0.39%) Electronics
14 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.56%) BAPI
1 4 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (1.56%) XML
2 1 (0.39%) .NET
2 1 (0.39%) Akka
2 1 (0.39%) CSS
2 1 (0.39%) DHTML
2 1 (0.39%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.39%) HATEOAS
2 1 (0.39%) HTML
2 1 (0.39%) JAX-RS
2 1 (0.39%) Kafka
2 1 (0.39%) MDX
2 1 (0.39%) OAuth2
2 1 (0.39%) OpenID
2 1 (0.39%) Play Framework
2 1 (0.39%) REST
2 1 (0.39%) RESTful
2 1 (0.39%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.39%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.67%) Data Protection Act
4 11 (4.28%) NHS
5 8 (3.11%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.11%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.95%) PMI
7 4 (1.56%) User Experience
8 3 (1.17%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.17%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.78%) Fintech
9 2 (0.78%) Life Science
9 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.78%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.39%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.33%) Windows
2 5 (1.95%) Linux
3 1 (0.39%) OS/2
3 1 (0.39%) Solaris
3 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (35.02%) Migration
2 74 (28.79%) Data Migration
3 60 (23.35%) Project Management
4 52 (20.23%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (19.46%) Data Management
6 36 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (13.23%) Data Protection
8 33 (12.84%) Analytics
9 32 (12.45%) Data Governance
10 31 (12.06%) Data Analysis
11 29 (11.28%) ETL
12 27 (10.51%) Data Modelling
12 27 (10.51%) Data Strategy
13 26 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (8.95%) PRINCE2
15 20 (7.78%) Data Cleansing
16 19 (7.39%) ERP
17 14 (5.45%) Master Data Management
18 12 (4.67%) Programme Management
19 10 (3.89%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.56%) SQL
2 8 (3.11%) Python
3 7 (2.72%) Java
4 6 (2.33%) R
5 5 (1.95%) VBA
6 4 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.78%) C
8 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.39%) Scala
8 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (10.51%) Degree
2 14 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.11%) PMP
3 8 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.72%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.78%) APMP
7 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.78%) ISEB
8 1 (0.39%) APMG
8 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.39%) MAPM
8 1 (0.39%) MBA
8 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.01%) Data Quality
2 13 (5.06%) GDPR
3 10 (3.89%) QA
4 5 (1.95%) SLA
5 3 (1.17%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.78%) P3O
7 1 (0.39%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.39%) PMO
7 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) HDFS
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (0.78%) Oozie
2 1 (0.39%) Grafana
2 1 (0.39%) Kibana
2 1 (0.39%) logstash
2 1 (0.39%) rkt
Vendors
1 50 (19.46%) SAP
2 24 (9.34%) Oracle
3 13 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.89%) Tableau
5 9 (3.50%) Cognos
6 6 (2.33%) Hortonworks
6 6 (2.33%) IBM
7 4 (1.56%) Informatica
7 4 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (1.56%) TOWER Software
8 3 (1.17%) IFS
8 3 (1.17%) Netezza
8 3 (1.17%) VMware
9 2 (0.78%) Siebel
9 2 (0.78%) Teradata
9 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.39%) Adobe
10 1 (0.39%) CA
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco
10 1 (0.39%) Hyperion
North West
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IntoZetta
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago