Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 months to 28 January 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 150 176 166
Rank change year-on-year +26 -10 +38
Contract jobs citing Data Management 721 284 479
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.92% 1.58% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.76% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 179 302
10th Percentile £405 £313 £332
25th Percentile £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
75th Percentile £675 £608 £643
90th Percentile £788 £713 £750
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
10th Percentile £48.40 - £20.10
25th Percentile £54.63 - £20.25
Median hourly rate £65.00 £26.65 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +143.90% +26.90% -13.06%
75th Percentile - £27.99 £21.75
90th Percentile - £37.03 £21.90
England median hourly rate £25.15 £24.12 £32.00
% change year-on-year +4.26% -24.62% +67.34%

Data Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 34,404 16,111 26,549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.47% 89.52% 88.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,081 11,694 19,338
10th Percentile £381 £325 £318
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £500 £513
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +0.49%
75th Percentile £675 £605 £600
90th Percentile £750 £700 £688
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 358 143 306
10th Percentile £16.48 £16.40 £12.44
25th Percentile £21.96 £24.06 £17.00
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £23.00
Median % change year-on-year +23.08% +41.30% +2.77%
75th Percentile £53.75 £51.25 £43.56
90th Percentile £65.00 £63.95 £53.28
England median hourly rate £25.53 £26.65 £20.50
% change year-on-year -4.20% +30.00% -6.82%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Data Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in London

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Management in London.

Daily rate trend for Data Management in London

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Management in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Data Management in London

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Management in London.

Hourly rate trend for Data Management in London

Data Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Management in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Data Management in London

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -1 88 £570 +20.00% 51
East London -8 7 £170 -65.13% 9
West London -32 7 £375 -31.82% 15
South London -10 6 £413 -31.25% 4
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 247 (34.26%) SQL
2 239 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (31.76%) Finance
4 210 (29.13%) Analytics
5 208 (28.85%) Data Modelling
6 197 (27.32%) Data Quality
7 194 (26.91%) Social Skills
8 178 (24.69%) Azure
8 178 (24.69%) Business Intelligence
9 153 (21.22%) Data Warehouse
10 139 (19.28%) Big Data
11 133 (18.45%) Data Analysis
12 130 (18.03%) Data Governance
13 123 (17.06%) Data Architecture
14 113 (15.67%) Microsoft
15 111 (15.40%) AWS
16 110 (15.26%) Banking
17 109 (15.12%) ETL
18 106 (14.70%) Data Integration
19 104 (14.42%) Metadata
20 99 (13.73%) Master Data Management
21 93 (12.90%) Migration
22 88 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
22 88 (12.21%) Data Strategy
23 87 (12.07%) DevOps
24 85 (11.79%) Visualisation
25 83 (11.51%) Project Management
25 83 (11.51%) Power Platform
26 81 (11.23%) Stakeholder Management
27 80 (11.10%) Python

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 58 (8.04%) Apache Spark
2 18 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.36%) Confluence
4 16 (2.22%) Camunda
5 9 (1.25%) Apache
5 9 (1.25%) SAS
6 8 (1.11%) Appian
7 7 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.28%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.28%) CMS
8 2 (0.28%) Drupal
8 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.28%) IIS
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.28%) WordPress
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 53 (7.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (4.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.42%) SPSS
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Smart View
8 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.14%) InVision
8 1 (0.14%) Sketch
8 1 (0.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.39%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.97%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.69%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
4 5 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.55%) SAP IBP
5 4 (0.55%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.28%) HFM
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle iSupplier
7 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 178 (24.69%) Azure
2 111 (15.40%) AWS
3 83 (11.51%) Power Platform
4 64 (8.88%) Collibra
5 38 (5.27%) GCP
6 37 (5.13%) Serverless
7 29 (4.02%) PaaS
8 25 (3.47%) Snowflake
9 23 (3.19%) Azure Data Factory
10 17 (2.36%) Microsoft 365
11 16 (2.22%) OpenShift
12 15 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
13 13 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
14 12 (1.66%) Matillion
14 12 (1.66%) SaaS
15 11 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
16 9 (1.25%) IaaS
17 8 (1.11%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 8 (1.11%) Azure Stack
17 8 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.69%) Firewall
2 2 (0.28%) FTP
2 2 (0.28%) HTTP
2 2 (0.28%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.28%) LAN
2 2 (0.28%) SAN
2 2 (0.28%) WAN
3 1 (0.14%) Internet
3 1 (0.14%) Intranet
3 1 (0.14%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (21.22%) Data Warehouse
2 139 (19.28%) Big Data
3 104 (14.42%) Metadata
4 79 (10.96%) Power BI
4 79 (10.96%) SQL Server
5 73 (10.12%) Data Lake
6 66 (9.15%) Hadoop
7 43 (5.96%) NoSQL
8 40 (5.55%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (5.55%) Qlik Sense
8 40 (5.55%) QlikView
9 36 (4.99%) Tableau
10 34 (4.72%) Apache Hive
10 34 (4.72%) MongoDB
11 29 (4.02%) HBase
12 23 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (2.91%) Relational Database
14 19 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (2.22%) Text Mining
16 15 (2.08%) Cloudera CDH
Development Applications
1 44 (6.10%) JIRA
2 41 (5.69%) PowerDesigner
3 30 (4.16%) Git (software)
4 24 (3.33%) kappa
5 23 (3.19%) ERwin
6 17 (2.36%) Grunt
6 17 (2.36%) gulp
7 6 (0.83%) ER Studio
8 5 (0.69%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.69%) Subversion
9 4 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.55%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.42%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.42%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.42%) JUnit
10 3 (0.42%) Selenium
10 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 229 (31.76%) Finance
2 194 (26.91%) Social Skills
3 110 (15.26%) Banking
4 88 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (5.69%) Investment Banking
5 41 (5.69%) Marketing
5 41 (5.69%) Presentation Skills
6 38 (5.27%) Public Sector
7 34 (4.72%) Front Office
8 30 (4.16%) Influencing Skills
8 30 (4.16%) Retail
9 22 (3.05%) Telecoms
10 20 (2.77%) Manufacturing
11 16 (2.22%) Publishing
12 15 (2.08%) Electronics
12 15 (2.08%) Legal
13 10 (1.39%) Retail Banking
14 9 (1.25%) Law
14 9 (1.25%) Organisational Skills
15 7 (0.97%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 169 (23.44%) Architect
2 147 (20.39%) Analyst
3 113 (15.67%) Data Architect
4 91 (12.62%) Data Analyst
5 78 (10.82%) Developer
6 61 (8.46%) Business Analyst
7 58 (8.04%) Solutions Architect
8 50 (6.93%) Data Engineer
9 41 (5.69%) Data Manager
10 34 (4.72%) Consultant
11 33 (4.58%) Data Business Analyst
12 31 (4.30%) Project Manager
13 30 (4.16%) Data Modeller
14 21 (2.91%) Data Consultant
15 19 (2.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 18 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
17 17 (2.36%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
17 17 (2.36%) Insurance Business Analyst
18 15 (2.08%) Big Data Manager
18 15 (2.08%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.80%) Kafka
2 37 (5.13%) HTML
3 30 (4.16%) CSS
4 28 (3.88%) .NET
5 27 (3.74%) React
6 23 (3.19%) AngularJS
6 23 (3.19%) Node.js
7 20 (2.77%) HTML5
8 19 (2.64%) JSON
8 19 (2.64%) LESS
8 19 (2.64%) Sass
9 18 (2.50%) ASP.NET
10 17 (2.36%) RequireJS
10 17 (2.36%) RxJS
10 17 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (2.22%) REST
12 15 (2.08%) Spark Streaming
13 13 (1.80%) Apache Camel
13 13 (1.80%) PySpark
13 13 (1.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.49%) Management Information System
2 51 (7.07%) Reference Data
3 37 (5.13%) Taxonomies
4 29 (4.02%) Virtual Team
5 23 (3.19%) User Experience
6 17 (2.36%) Data Structures
7 16 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (1.53%) Derivative
10 10 (1.39%) Renewable Energy
11 9 (1.25%) Fixed Income
11 9 (1.25%) Legacy Systems
12 8 (1.11%) Cloud Native
13 7 (0.97%) Legacy Applications
13 7 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (0.83%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.83%) Data Fabric
15 5 (0.69%) Equities
15 5 (0.69%) NHS
16 4 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.85%) Linux
2 15 (2.08%) Unix
3 13 (1.80%) Windows
4 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (29.13%) Analytics
3 208 (28.85%) Data Modelling
4 178 (24.69%) Business Intelligence
5 133 (18.45%) Data Analysis
6 130 (18.03%) Data Governance
7 123 (17.06%) Data Architecture
8 109 (15.12%) ETL
9 106 (14.70%) Data Integration
10 99 (13.73%) Master Data Management
11 93 (12.90%) Migration
12 88 (12.21%) Data Strategy
13 87 (12.07%) DevOps
14 85 (11.79%) Visualisation
15 83 (11.51%) Project Management
16 81 (11.23%) Stakeholder Management
17 77 (10.68%) Data Analytics
18 63 (8.74%) Use Case
19 58 (8.04%) Problem-Solving
20 56 (7.77%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 247 (34.26%) SQL
2 80 (11.10%) Python
3 50 (6.93%) Java
4 42 (5.83%) JavaScript
5 39 (5.41%) C#
6 26 (3.61%) R
7 21 (2.91%) Scala
7 21 (2.91%) TypeScript
8 18 (2.50%) Bash
8 18 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 14 (1.94%) PowerShell
10 12 (1.66%) SPARQL
10 12 (1.66%) VBA
11 10 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.25%) C
13 7 (0.97%) Groovy
14 5 (0.69%) C++
14 5 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.42%) ES6
16 2 (0.28%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 37 (5.13%) Degree
2 20 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.97%) Master's Degree
5 5 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.69%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.55%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.42%) MCITP
7 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.28%) ACCA
8 2 (0.28%) CBAP
8 2 (0.28%) IIBA
8 2 (0.28%) ISEB
8 2 (0.28%) PMP
8 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.14%) CIMA
9 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.14%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (27.32%) Data Quality
2 52 (7.21%) GDPR
3 27 (3.74%) QA
4 18 (2.50%) MiFID
5 8 (1.11%) Accessibility
6 4 (0.55%) IFRS
6 4 (0.55%) PMO
6 4 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.42%) GRC
7 3 (0.42%) SLA
8 2 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.28%) HL7
9 1 (0.14%) GAAP
9 1 (0.14%) GMP
9 1 (0.14%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.14%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (4.44%) Docker
2 25 (3.47%) HDFS
3 12 (1.66%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.97%) OpenAM
5 4 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (3.74%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.55%) Control-M
3 4 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.55%) vCenter Server
3 4 (0.55%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.42%) Terraform
5 1 (0.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.14%) Grafana
5 1 (0.14%) Kibana
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 113 (15.67%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.60%) Oracle
3 54 (7.49%) Informatica
4 38 (5.27%) SAP
5 35 (4.85%) BiZZdesign
6 34 (4.72%) Databricks
7 28 (3.88%) Cloudera
7 28 (3.88%) MuleSoft
8 23 (3.19%) Google
9 21 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (2.77%) Alteryx
11 19 (2.64%) Ab Initio
12 17 (2.36%) Charles River
12 17 (2.36%) IBM
12 17 (2.36%) Red Hat
13 16 (2.22%) Talend
14 15 (2.08%) MapR
14 15 (2.08%) Pega
15 12 (1.66%) StreamSets
15 12 (1.66%) Sybase