Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 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.

Data Management
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 156 159
Rank change year-on-year -24 +3 +41
Contract jobs citing Data Management 702 794 742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.48% 1.78% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 2.07% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 573 503
London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £348 £300
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
England median daily rate £475 £450 £458
% change year-on-year +5.56% -1.64% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 13
London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.07 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.89% -21.96% +0.93%
10th Percentile £11.00 £21.04 £12.15
90th Percentile £60.00 £21.11 £64.60
England median hourly rate £29.75 £27.29 £23.25
% change year-on-year +9.03% +17.35% +14.11%

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 41226 38432 39044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.80% 86.26% 84.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 30036 27494 27882
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 424 472
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.29 £12.18 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.88 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.44 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.29% +11.09% +15.79%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in London

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in London

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in London

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in London

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor 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 15 December 2017. 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
Central London -35 117 £550 +20.22% 24
West London -15 28 £494 +27.42% 4
South London -13 19 £580 +26.43% 2
East London -20 9 £519 -5.68% 2
North London -10 2 £313 -
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 London region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 190 (27.07%) SQL
2 186 (26.50%) Finance
3 161 (22.93%) Business Intelligence
4 157 (22.36%) Data Modelling
5 139 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
6 127 (18.09%) Analytics
7 123 (17.52%) Banking
8 122 (17.38%) Master Data Management
9 117 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 110 (15.67%) Data Quality
11 108 (15.38%) Data Analysis
12 106 (15.10%) Microsoft
13 88 (12.54%) Data Governance
14 87 (12.39%) Big Data
15 86 (12.25%) ETL
16 83 (11.82%) SQL Server
17 80 (11.40%) Microsoft Excel
17 80 (11.40%) Project Management
18 77 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
19 75 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
20 74 (10.54%) Data Architecture
21 72 (10.26%) Degree
21 72 (10.26%) Oracle
22 71 (10.11%) Management Information System
23 64 (9.12%) Business Analysis
24 63 (8.97%) CRM
25 60 (8.55%) Asset Management
26 59 (8.40%) Java
26 59 (8.40%) Visualisation
27 58 (8.26%) Data Analytics

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 28 (3.99%) Apache Spark
2 16 (2.28%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (1.99%) Apache Pig
5 11 (1.57%) SAS
6 9 (1.28%) Skype for Business
7 8 (1.14%) CMS
8 7 (1.00%) Confluence
9 6 (0.85%) Apache
10 4 (0.57%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.57%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.28%) Documentum
12 2 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.28%) JBoss
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.14%) ArcSDE
13 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 80 (11.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (2.85%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.28%) SPSS
7 2 (0.28%) Stata
Business Applications
1 35 (4.99%) Markit EDM
2 16 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.28%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (0.85%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 6 (0.85%) Social Studio
5 5 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.57%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.57%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.43%) Radian6
7 3 (0.43%) SAP CAR
7 3 (0.43%) SAP MDM
7 3 (0.43%) SAP POS DM
7 3 (0.43%) SAP Retail
7 3 (0.43%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.28%) Kondor
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle TCA
8 2 (0.28%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 41 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.57%) SaaS
4 10 (1.42%) Office 365
5 9 (1.28%) Google Analytics
5 9 (1.28%) Yammer
6 6 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 5 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.57%) IaaS
9 3 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (0.43%) CloudSense
9 3 (0.43%) GitHub
9 3 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 2 (0.28%) Akamai
10 2 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.28%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.28%) PaaS
11 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.14%) SMS
2 7 (1.00%) Unified Communications
3 6 (0.85%) Kerberos
3 6 (0.85%) Network Security
4 5 (0.71%) DMS-100
4 5 (0.71%) VoIP
5 4 (0.57%) Firewall
5 4 (0.57%) Intranet
6 3 (0.43%) CTI
6 3 (0.43%) LDAP
7 2 (0.28%) Internet
7 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.28%) VPN
7 2 (0.28%) Wireless
8 1 (0.14%) FTP
8 1 (0.14%) HTTP
8 1 (0.14%) LAN
8 1 (0.14%) SAN
8 1 (0.14%) SSL
8 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (12.39%) Big Data
2 83 (11.82%) SQL Server
3 75 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (6.41%) Hadoop
5 36 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 31 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (3.85%) Apache Hive
8 25 (3.56%) BusinessObjects
9 23 (3.28%) NoSQL
10 20 (2.85%) Power BI
11 17 (2.42%) MS Access
12 16 (2.28%) MongoDB
12 16 (2.28%) MySQL
12 16 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (2.14%) Data Lake
13 15 (2.14%) HBase
13 15 (2.14%) QlikView
13 15 (2.14%) RDBMS
13 15 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (1.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (2.99%) JIRA
2 18 (2.56%) ERwin
3 16 (2.28%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.14%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.71%) JUnit
6 5 (0.71%) Maven
6 5 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.57%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.57%) Selenium
8 3 (0.43%) Ant
8 3 (0.43%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.43%) JMeter
8 3 (0.43%) PowerDesigner
8 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.28%) Gradle
9 2 (0.28%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 186 (26.50%) Finance
2 123 (17.52%) Banking
3 44 (6.27%) Marketing
4 42 (5.98%) Investment Banking
5 38 (5.41%) Legal
6 30 (4.27%) Retail
7 27 (3.85%) Back Office
8 24 (3.42%) Front Office
9 22 (3.13%) Telecoms
10 21 (2.99%) Financial Institution
11 13 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (1.85%) Retail Banking
12 12 (1.71%) French Language
12 12 (1.71%) Publishing
13 9 (1.28%) Advertising
13 9 (1.28%) Law
14 7 (1.00%) German Language
15 6 (0.85%) Dutch Language
15 6 (0.85%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 230 (32.76%) Analyst
2 125 (17.81%) Architect
3 117 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 100 (14.25%) Data Analyst
5 71 (10.11%) Data Architect
6 70 (9.97%) Consultant
7 69 (9.83%) Developer
8 54 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
9 38 (5.41%) Project Manager
10 30 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
11 23 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
12 22 (3.13%) Business Data Analyst
13 17 (2.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 17 (2.42%) Data Consultant
13 17 (2.42%) Risk Analyst
14 16 (2.28%) Implementation Consultant
15 15 (2.14%) Banking Analyst
15 15 (2.14%) Credit Analyst
15 15 (2.14%) Credit Risk Analyst
15 15 (2.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (7.55%) XML
2 34 (4.84%) HTML
3 23 (3.28%) CSS
4 20 (2.85%) .NET
5 15 (2.14%) REST
6 14 (1.99%) SOAP
6 14 (1.99%) Web Services
7 13 (1.85%) FpML
8 11 (1.57%) AngularJS
8 11 (1.57%) Kafka
8 11 (1.57%) Middleware
9 10 (1.42%) XSD
10 9 (1.28%) HTML5
11 8 (1.14%) JSON
11 8 (1.14%) Node.js
12 7 (1.00%) ASP.NET
13 6 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.85%) jQuery
13 6 (0.85%) Spring
14 5 (0.71%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 117 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (10.11%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.13%) Data Structures
4 34 (4.84%) Reference Data
5 27 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (2.85%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (2.56%) Credit Risk
8 15 (2.14%) Fixed Income
9 11 (1.57%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.42%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.42%) Taxonomies
10 10 (1.42%) User Experience
11 9 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
11 9 (1.28%) Derivative
12 8 (1.14%) Fintech
13 7 (1.00%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.85%) FMCG
15 5 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 40 (5.70%) Unix
2 30 (4.27%) Linux
3 26 (3.70%) Windows
4 7 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.28%) Android
5 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (22.93%) Business Intelligence
2 157 (22.36%) Data Modelling
3 139 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (18.09%) Analytics
5 122 (17.38%) Master Data Management
6 108 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 88 (12.54%) Data Governance
8 86 (12.25%) ETL
9 80 (11.40%) Project Management
10 77 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 74 (10.54%) Data Architecture
12 64 (9.12%) Business Analysis
13 63 (8.97%) CRM
14 60 (8.55%) Asset Management
15 59 (8.40%) Visualisation
16 58 (8.26%) Data Analytics
17 46 (6.55%) Investment Management
17 46 (6.55%) Migration
18 42 (5.98%) SDLC
19 40 (5.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 190 (27.07%) SQL
2 59 (8.40%) Java
3 39 (5.56%) Python
4 37 (5.27%) JavaScript
5 22 (3.13%) VBA
6 21 (2.99%) R
6 21 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 20 (2.85%) PHP
8 19 (2.71%) C
9 13 (1.85%) C#
10 12 (1.71%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.57%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.28%) Scala
13 6 (0.85%) Perl
14 5 (0.71%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.71%) C++
14 5 (0.71%) VB
15 4 (0.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (0.43%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (10.26%) Degree
2 31 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.28%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.71%) CISSP
5 10 (1.42%) CTC Cleared
6 8 (1.14%) CEH
6 8 (1.14%) CISA
6 8 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.00%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.85%) EC-Council LPT
8 6 (0.85%) ECSA
8 6 (0.85%) ISEB
8 6 (0.85%) PMP
9 5 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.71%) CISM
9 5 (0.71%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.57%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.57%) RHCA
10 4 (0.57%) RHCE
11 3 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (15.67%) Data Quality
2 57 (8.12%) GDPR
3 34 (4.84%) QA
4 16 (2.28%) MiFID
5 15 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (1.71%) SLA
7 9 (1.28%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.71%) EMIR
8 5 (0.71%) PMO
9 4 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.28%) Def Stans
11 2 (0.28%) IFRS
11 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.14%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.14%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 14 (1.99%) Docker
2 9 (1.28%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.14%) HDFS
4 7 (1.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.14%) Ceph
5 1 (0.14%) GPFS
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.14%) OpenDJ
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (1.85%) Puppet
2 9 (1.28%) Ansible
3 5 (0.71%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.43%) Terraform
6 2 (0.28%) Nagios
6 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.14%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.14%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.14%) Kibana
7 1 (0.14%) logstash
7 1 (0.14%) OpenView
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.14%) Salt
7 1 (0.14%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) Simpana
7 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 106 (15.10%) Microsoft
2 72 (10.26%) Oracle
3 42 (5.98%) Salesforce.com
3 42 (5.98%) SAP
4 32 (4.56%) IBM
4 32 (4.56%) Tableau
5 31 (4.42%) Informatica
6 22 (3.13%) Cognos
7 19 (2.71%) Google
8 14 (1.99%) Charles River
9 12 (1.71%) Cloudera
10 9 (1.28%) SimCorp
10 9 (1.28%) Sybase
10 9 (1.28%) Workday
11 8 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.14%) Teradata
12 7 (1.00%) Ab Initio
12 7 (1.00%) Alteryx
12 7 (1.00%) Atlassian
12 7 (1.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud