Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 205 178
Rank change year-on-year -18 -27 +38
Contract jobs citing Data Management 577 601 670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.26% 1.33% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.52% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 376 490
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £349 £320
90th Percentile £700 £713 £688
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 2
London median hourly rate £37.09 £19.67 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.59% -25.08% +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.70 £19.03
90th Percentile £54.44 £78.25 £33.28
England median hourly rate £20.00 £24.17 £16.09
% change year-on-year -17.24% +50.19% -40.41%

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 40,032 39,667 38,888
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.51% 88.03% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,904 28,710 27,958
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.99% +2.89%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £663 £642
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 362 408
London median hourly rate £21.13 £22.81 £21.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.39% +5.75% +7.85%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.02 £11.40
90th Percentile £53.13 £50.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.97%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 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
Central London -31 102 £525 -4.55% 50
South London -16 27 £500 -13.04% 4
West London -2 18 £433 +0.58% 24
East London -8 12 £450 - 5
North London +2 5 £150 -52.00% 1
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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.

1 196 (33.97%) Finance
2 142 (24.61%) SQL
3 134 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (17.85%) Analytics
5 94 (16.29%) Business Intelligence
6 81 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
7 78 (13.52%) Data Modelling
8 73 (12.65%) Big Data
9 72 (12.48%) Data Analysis
10 67 (11.61%) Data Warehouse
11 65 (11.27%) Java
11 65 (11.27%) SQL Server
11 65 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 65 (11.27%) Banking
12 64 (11.09%) Microsoft
13 63 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
14 62 (10.75%) Data Quality
15 61 (10.57%) ETL
16 55 (9.53%) Data Architecture
17 54 (9.36%) Migration
18 53 (9.19%) Microsoft Excel
19 51 (8.84%) Problem-Solving
20 48 (8.32%) Python
20 48 (8.32%) Oracle
21 46 (7.97%) Data Governance
22 45 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 43 (7.45%) Docker
24 42 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
25 41 (7.11%) Security Cleared
25 41 (7.11%) Project Management

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 19 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.12%) SAS
3 17 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (1.91%) Apache Spark
5 8 (1.39%) CMS
6 6 (1.04%) Apache
7 3 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.52%) Confluence
8 2 (0.35%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.17%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (9.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.35%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 18 (3.12%) Markit EDM
2 11 (1.91%) PolarLake
3 7 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.52%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.52%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.35%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.35%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.35%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.35%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.17%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.81%) Office 365
4 12 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (2.08%) SaaS
5 10 (1.73%) IaaS
6 8 (1.39%) SuccessFactors
7 7 (1.21%) Lucidchart
8 6 (1.04%) PaaS
9 5 (0.87%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.87%) GitHub
10 4 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (0.69%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.69%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.52%) Data Lake Analytics
11 3 (0.52%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.52%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.08%) SMS
2 6 (1.04%) SSL
3 4 (0.69%) Firewall
3 4 (0.69%) Network Security
4 3 (0.52%) Skype
4 3 (0.52%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.35%) HTTP
5 2 (0.35%) LAN
5 2 (0.35%) WAN
5 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.17%) Broadband
6 1 (0.17%) DMZ
6 1 (0.17%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) Internet
6 1 (0.17%) ISDN
6 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.17%) PSTN
6 1 (0.17%) SAN
6 1 (0.17%) VoIP
6 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (12.65%) Big Data
2 67 (11.61%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (11.27%) SQL Server
4 45 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (5.72%) Power BI
6 32 (5.55%) Hadoop
7 28 (4.85%) MySQL
8 25 (4.33%) NoSQL
9 24 (4.16%) Relational Database
9 24 (4.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (3.64%) Data Lake
12 13 (2.25%) MongoDB
13 12 (2.08%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (1.73%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.56%) HBase
17 8 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (1.39%) EDRMS
17 8 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 34 (5.89%) Jenkins
2 26 (4.51%) JIRA
3 22 (3.81%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.95%) Bitbucket
5 16 (2.77%) Artifactory
6 15 (2.60%) Cucumber
6 15 (2.60%) Subversion
7 12 (2.08%) ERwin
7 12 (2.08%) Maven
7 12 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (1.91%) Selenium
9 10 (1.73%) LoadRunner
10 8 (1.39%) Gatling
11 7 (1.21%) JUnit
12 6 (1.04%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.87%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.87%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.69%) IntelliJ
General
1 196 (33.97%) Finance
2 65 (11.27%) Banking
3 29 (5.03%) Front Office
4 26 (4.51%) Investment Banking
5 24 (4.16%) Marketing
6 23 (3.99%) Retail
7 21 (3.64%) Legal
8 20 (3.47%) Back Office
9 13 (2.25%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.39%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.04%) Publishing
12 5 (0.87%) Advertising
13 3 (0.52%) Automotive
13 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.35%) Games
14 2 (0.35%) Law
14 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.17%) German Language
15 1 (0.17%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 136 (23.57%) Analyst
2 79 (13.69%) Developer
3 71 (12.31%) Architect
4 61 (10.57%) Business Analyst
5 53 (9.19%) Data Analyst
6 38 (6.59%) Data Architect
7 35 (6.07%) Consultant
8 32 (5.55%) Project Manager
9 22 (3.81%) Data Engineer
10 21 (3.64%) Data Business Analyst
11 20 (3.47%) SQL Analyst
11 20 (3.47%) SQL Data Analyst
12 19 (3.29%) Data Manager
12 19 (3.29%) Senior Developer
13 17 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
13 17 (2.95%) Test Manager
14 16 (2.77%) Java Developer
14 16 (2.77%) Senior Unix Engineer
14 16 (2.77%) Unix Engineer
15 14 (2.43%) Asset Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.99%) .NET
2 20 (3.47%) XML
3 17 (2.95%) Node.js
3 17 (2.95%) Spring
3 17 (2.95%) Web Services
4 16 (2.77%) HTML
5 10 (1.73%) Kafka
5 10 (1.73%) RESTful
6 9 (1.56%) CSS
7 8 (1.39%) AngularJS
7 8 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (1.39%) Middleware
8 7 (1.21%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.21%) J2EE
8 7 (1.21%) jQuery
8 7 (1.21%) JSON
9 6 (1.04%) Spring Boot
9 6 (1.04%) YAML
10 5 (0.87%) Velocity
11 4 (0.69%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 81 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.93%) Management Information System
3 35 (6.07%) Reference Data
4 24 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (3.64%) Fixed Income
6 19 (3.29%) Data Structures
7 18 (3.12%) Derivative
8 17 (2.95%) Equities
9 16 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (1.91%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.91%) User Experience
12 10 (1.73%) Taxonomies
13 9 (1.56%) Exotic Derivative
14 7 (1.21%) Data Centre
15 5 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
16 4 (0.69%) Algorithms
16 4 (0.69%) Hedge funds
16 4 (0.69%) Over-the-Top Content
16 4 (0.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 28 (4.85%) Unix
2 19 (3.29%) Linux
3 13 (2.25%) Windows
4 2 (0.35%) Android
4 2 (0.35%) VMS
4 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (17.85%) Analytics
3 94 (16.29%) Business Intelligence
4 78 (13.52%) Data Modelling
5 72 (12.48%) Data Analysis
6 65 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 61 (10.57%) ETL
8 55 (9.53%) Data Architecture
9 54 (9.36%) Migration
10 51 (8.84%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (7.97%) Data Governance
12 41 (7.11%) Project Management
13 38 (6.59%) Scrum
14 37 (6.41%) Asset Management
14 37 (6.41%) Decision-Making
15 36 (6.24%) Business Analysis
15 36 (6.24%) Data Integration
15 36 (6.24%) Visualisation
16 34 (5.89%) Data Migration
17 33 (5.72%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 142 (24.61%) SQL
2 65 (11.27%) Java
3 48 (8.32%) Python
4 32 (5.55%) C#
5 31 (5.37%) JavaScript
6 24 (4.16%) T-SQL
7 16 (2.77%) R
8 15 (2.60%) C
8 15 (2.60%) Scala
9 13 (2.25%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.91%) VBA
11 10 (1.73%) C++
12 9 (1.56%) MATLAB
13 8 (1.39%) PHP
14 6 (1.04%) Perl
15 5 (0.87%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.87%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.69%) Apex Code
16 4 (0.69%) VB
16 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (7.11%) Security Cleared
2 32 (5.55%) SC Cleared
3 25 (4.33%) Degree
4 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.87%) CISSP
5 5 (0.87%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.87%) ISEB
5 5 (0.87%) SAS Certification
6 4 (0.69%) CISM
6 4 (0.69%) IIBA
6 4 (0.69%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.69%) PMP
6 4 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (0.52%) CRISC
7 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.52%) MCSA
8 2 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.35%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (10.75%) Data Quality
2 35 (6.07%) QA
3 28 (4.85%) GDPR
4 5 (0.87%) GCP
5 4 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 4 (0.69%) PMO
5 4 (0.69%) SLA
6 2 (0.35%) COBIT
6 2 (0.35%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.35%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.17%) EMIR
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.17%) MiFID
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 43 (7.45%) Docker
2 13 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.52%) HDFS
5 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.17%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (3.99%) Ansible
2 13 (2.25%) Puppet
3 10 (1.73%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.21%) HP ALM
4 7 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.21%) Terraform
5 6 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.69%) Packer
6 4 (0.69%) Salt
6 4 (0.69%) SCCM
7 3 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.35%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.35%) Oozie
8 2 (0.35%) SCOM
9 1 (0.17%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 64 (11.09%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.32%) Oracle
3 28 (4.85%) Tableau
4 27 (4.68%) SAP
5 22 (3.81%) Cloudera
6 18 (3.12%) Splunk
7 17 (2.95%) Hortonworks
8 16 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.43%) Google
9 14 (2.43%) Informatica
10 13 (2.25%) Bloomberg
11 11 (1.91%) CA
12 10 (1.73%) IBM
13 9 (1.56%) Adobe
13 9 (1.56%) HP
14 8 (1.39%) SOASTA, Inc
15 7 (1.21%) Talend
15 7 (1.21%) VMware
16 6 (1.04%) Ab Initio
16 6 (1.04%) MuleSoft