Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Manager was £465 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 623 533 580
Rank change year-on-year -90 +47 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 214 305 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 200 209
England median daily rate £465 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% +1.41%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £287
90th Percentile £663 £678 £689
UK median daily rate £460 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
England median hourly rate £20.14 £16.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.06% -43.10% -22.67%
10th Percentile £17.75 £13.25 £22.83
90th Percentile £39.29 £19.35 £36.18
UK median hourly rate £22.89 £13.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +76.08% -55.17% -22.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 86,733 85,247 94,251
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.77% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,185 56,131 61,000
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,529 2,917 3,593
England median hourly rate £18.38 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.68% - +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
London -83 90 £503 -8.64% 67
South East -41 39 £450 - 25
North of England +46 36 £425 - 19
Midlands 0 27 £465 +9.41% 9
West Midlands +29 23 £413 +10.00% 3
Yorkshire +26 18 £425 -5.56% 8
North West 0 12 £507 +19.29% 8
East of England -20 12 £419 -6.94% 9
North East +54 5 £360 - 3
South West -3 3 £325 -32.40% 9
East Midlands -10 3 £550 +22.22% 6
Data Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 51 (23.83%) Finance
2 46 (21.50%) Migration
3 43 (20.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (19.16%) GDPR
5 39 (18.22%) Data Protection
5 39 (18.22%) Project Management
6 35 (16.36%) Data Migration
7 31 (14.49%) Data Management
8 30 (14.02%) SQL
9 28 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (12.15%) Data Governance
12 25 (11.68%) Big Data
12 25 (11.68%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (10.75%) Data Quality
13 23 (10.75%) Analytics
13 23 (10.75%) Data Centre
14 21 (9.81%) PRINCE2
14 21 (9.81%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (9.81%) ETL
15 20 (9.35%) Security Cleared
16 19 (8.88%) SC Cleared
17 16 (7.48%) SAP
17 16 (7.48%) Management Information System
18 15 (7.01%) Legal
18 15 (7.01%) Data Modelling
19 14 (6.54%) SAS
19 14 (6.54%) Oracle
19 14 (6.54%) Microsoft
19 14 (6.54%) Business Analysis

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 14 (6.54%) SAS
2 8 (3.74%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.93%) Apache
4 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
5 1 (0.47%) Documentum
5 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Maximo
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.40%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.93%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.93%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Clinical
3 2 (0.93%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.93%) Unica
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.47%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.47%) SAP AFS
4 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.47%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.47%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (2.34%) Office 365
2 5 (2.34%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.47%) AdWords
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.47%) IaaS
5 1 (0.47%) PaaS
5 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.34%) SMS
2 2 (0.93%) Firewall
2 2 (0.93%) LAN
2 2 (0.93%) SAN
2 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.47%) BGP
3 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.47%) GSM
3 1 (0.47%) HSRP
3 1 (0.47%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) IPsec
3 1 (0.47%) NAS
3 1 (0.47%) OSPF
3 1 (0.47%) SSL
3 1 (0.47%) VPN
3 1 (0.47%) VRRP
3 1 (0.47%) WAN
3 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.68%) Big Data
2 21 (9.81%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.61%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.14%) Data Lake
5 10 (4.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.34%) Power BI
6 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.87%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.87%) Cloudera CDH
7 4 (1.87%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.40%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (1.40%) QlikView
8 3 (1.40%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.93%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.93%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) LSMW
2 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 51 (23.83%) Finance
2 15 (7.01%) Legal
3 13 (6.07%) Banking
4 9 (4.21%) Marketing
4 9 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.74%) Retail
6 4 (1.87%) Law
6 4 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.93%) Local Government
8 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.34%) Kafka
1 5 (2.34%) Middleware
2 1 (0.47%) .NET
2 1 (0.47%) JSON
2 1 (0.47%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Basis
2 1 (0.47%) TensorFlow
2 1 (0.47%) Theano
2 1 (0.47%) Web Services
2 1 (0.47%) WebHDFS
2 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.75%) Data Centre
3 16 (7.48%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.21%) Freedom of Information
5 7 (3.27%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.80%) Fintech
7 4 (1.87%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.87%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.93%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.47%) Derivative
9 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) iPad
9 1 (0.47%) Life Science
9 1 (0.47%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.47%) Social Media
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.87%) Windows
2 1 (0.47%) AIX
2 1 (0.47%) Linux
2 1 (0.47%) Solaris
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.50%) Migration
2 43 (20.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (18.22%) Data Protection
3 39 (18.22%) Project Management
4 35 (16.36%) Data Migration
5 31 (14.49%) Data Management
6 27 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (12.15%) Data Governance
8 25 (11.68%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (10.75%) Analytics
10 21 (9.81%) ETL
10 21 (9.81%) PRINCE2
11 15 (7.01%) Data Modelling
12 14 (6.54%) Business Analysis
13 11 (5.14%) Master Data Management
14 10 (4.67%) Data Architecture
14 10 (4.67%) Data Integration
14 10 (4.67%) ITIL
14 10 (4.67%) Matrix Organization
15 9 (4.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.02%) SQL
2 4 (1.87%) Python
3 3 (1.40%) Java
3 3 (1.40%) Scala
4 2 (0.93%) R
5 1 (0.47%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.47%) C
5 1 (0.47%) C#
5 1 (0.47%) Groovy
5 1 (0.47%) Ruby
5 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (9.35%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.88%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.21%) Degree
4 5 (2.34%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.34%) PMP
5 3 (1.40%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.93%) CISSP
6 2 (0.93%) ISEB
6 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.93%) MCSE
6 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.47%) CCNP
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (19.16%) GDPR
2 23 (10.75%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.27%) PMO
4 4 (1.87%) QA
4 4 (1.87%) SLA
5 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.93%) MiFID
6 1 (0.47%) IFRS
6 1 (0.47%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.47%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 9 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.93%) HDFS
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (0.47%) Oozie
1 1 (0.47%) OPNET
1 1 (0.47%) SCCM
1 1 (0.47%) SCDPM
1 1 (0.47%) SCOM
1 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (7.48%) SAP
2 14 (6.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.54%) Oracle
3 9 (4.21%) Cloudera
3 9 (4.21%) IBM
4 6 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.80%) VMware
5 5 (2.34%) Cisco
5 5 (2.34%) Google
6 4 (1.87%) DataFlux
6 4 (1.87%) HP
6 4 (1.87%) Tableau
7 3 (1.40%) Adobe
7 3 (1.40%) Brocade
7 3 (1.40%) Cognos
7 3 (1.40%) Informatica
8 2 (0.93%) Citrix
8 2 (0.93%) Epicor
8 2 (0.93%) Omniture
8 2 (0.93%) Teradata