The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Metadata Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Metadata Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Metadata Management
UK / England
Rank 557 594 593
Rank change year-on-year +37 -1  
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 26 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.047% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.075% 0.057% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 7
Median daily rate £500 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -22.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £385 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £545 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £425 £550
% change year-on-year +17.05% -22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Metadata 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 34806 40518 38294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.27% 82.93% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23035 26911 24118
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 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 1000 1121
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +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 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Metadata Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Metadata Management in England

Metadata Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Metadata Management in England

Metadata Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Metadata Management in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Metadata Management in England

Metadata Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Metadata Management in England

Metadata 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 Metadata Management within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 +34 10 £550 +29.41% 2
South East +29 9 £463 -7.50%
South West -1 5 £510 +13.33%
North West +28 2 - -
Metadata Management
UK

Metadata Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Metadata 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 Metadata Management.

1 26 (70.27%) Data Modelling
2 22 (59.46%) Data Management
3 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 16 (43.24%) Oracle
4 16 (43.24%) Data Architecture
5 15 (40.54%) Data Integration
5 15 (40.54%) ETL
6 14 (37.84%) Logical Data Model
7 13 (35.14%) Hadoop
7 13 (35.14%) Data Governance
7 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (35.14%) Informatica
8 12 (32.43%) Big Data
9 11 (29.73%) Master Data Management
10 10 (27.03%) Data Quality
10 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
10 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (27.03%) UML
11 9 (24.32%) Finance
12 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
12 8 (21.62%) ERwin
13 7 (18.92%) OLTP
13 7 (18.92%) XML
13 7 (18.92%) Migration
13 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
13 7 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
14 6 (16.22%) Reference Data

Metadata 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 5 (13.51%) Apache Solr
2 4 (10.81%) Confluence
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Slack
3 1 (2.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (35.14%) Hadoop
2 12 (32.43%) Big Data
3 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
5 7 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (18.92%) OLTP
6 6 (16.22%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (16.22%) OLAP
7 5 (13.51%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (13.51%) Data Lake
7 5 (13.51%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (13.51%) Pentaho
7 5 (13.51%) Power BI
8 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
9 3 (8.11%) Data Mining
9 3 (8.11%) DB2
10 2 (5.41%) Kdb+
10 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) ERwin
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
2 4 (10.81%) MagicDraw
3 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.41%) Bugzilla
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Maven
4 2 (5.41%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Architect
2 17 (45.95%) Data Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Designer
4 4 (10.81%) Geospatial Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Developer
5 3 (8.11%) XML Developer
5 3 (8.11%) XML XSLT Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Modeller
6 2 (5.41%) Database Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Information Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.41%) MiFID Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Head of Operations
7 1 (2.70%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) PMO Assistant
7 1 (2.70%) Report Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) Lucene
2 5 (13.51%) PostGIS
3 4 (10.81%) Web Services
4 3 (8.11%) RESTful
4 3 (8.11%) XSLT
5 2 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (5.41%) JMS
5 2 (5.41%) JSON
5 2 (5.41%) Spring
6 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.70%) FpML
6 1 (2.70%) Node.js
6 1 (2.70%) OAuth
6 1 (2.70%) REST
6 1 (2.70%) SAML
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Structures
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
1 6 (16.22%) Reference Data
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Taxonomies
3 3 (8.11%) SCORM
4 2 (5.41%) Animation
4 2 (5.41%) Fintech
4 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.41%) Wiki
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Derivative
5 1 (2.70%) Equities
5 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Data Modelling
2 22 (59.46%) Data Management
3 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (43.24%) Data Architecture
5 15 (40.54%) Data Integration
5 15 (40.54%) ETL
6 14 (37.84%) Logical Data Model
7 13 (35.14%) Data Governance
8 11 (29.73%) Master Data Management
9 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (27.03%) UML
10 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
10 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
10 7 (18.92%) Migration
11 6 (16.22%) Information Architecture
11 6 (16.22%) Physical Data Model
11 6 (16.22%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Data Management
12 5 (13.51%) Information Management
12 5 (13.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 2 (5.41%) SPARQL
5 1 (2.70%) COBOL
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCSD
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) MCTS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.11%) MiFID
3 2 (5.41%) GDPR
3 2 (5.41%) PMO
3 2 (5.41%) Solvency II
4 1 (2.70%) ISO20022
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) Informatica
3 6 (16.22%) IBM
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) SAP
4 5 (13.51%) ESRI
4 5 (13.51%) Tableau
5 3 (8.11%) Teradata
6 2 (5.41%) CA
6 2 (5.41%) MapR
7 1 (2.70%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.70%) BMC
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.70%) Embarcadero
7 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.70%) Talend