Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 181 186
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5 +20
Contract jobs citing Data Management 631 620 636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.37% 1.47% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.69% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 398 458
London median daily rate £500 £500 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.78% -1.75%
10th Percentile £300 £336 £315
90th Percentile £679 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.49% +0.06% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
London median hourly rate £33.50 £24.41 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.24% +28.47% -15.56%
10th Percentile £20.95 £19.05 £18.00
90th Percentile £53.38 £89.75 £26.60
England median hourly rate £35.00 £19.84 £18.15
% change year-on-year +76.46% +9.28% -19.33%

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 40,265 36,720 39,326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.31% 87.00% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,208 26,229 28,471
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 550 388 348
London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.63 £21.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +10.29% +9.85%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.84 £51.48 £51.38
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.49 £23.75
% change year-on-year -8.11% +3.09% +12.71%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -64 119 £513 -3.53% 39
West London -22 26 £420 +10.53% 18
South London -33 19 £495 -10.00% 6
East London -21 16 £563 -6.25% 6
North London +8 1 £150 -82.35%
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 207 (32.81%) Finance
2 177 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (25.67%) SQL
4 139 (22.03%) Analytics
5 111 (17.59%) Data Modelling
6 101 (16.01%) Business Intelligence
7 89 (14.10%) Data Governance
8 86 (13.63%) Data Architecture
9 82 (13.00%) Data Quality
10 80 (12.68%) ETL
11 75 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
12 70 (11.09%) SQL Server
13 68 (10.78%) Banking
13 68 (10.78%) Data Analysis
13 68 (10.78%) Big Data
14 67 (10.62%) Java
14 67 (10.62%) Python
14 67 (10.62%) Data Warehouse
15 66 (10.46%) Microsoft
16 62 (9.83%) Oracle
16 62 (9.83%) Migration
17 60 (9.51%) Microsoft Excel
18 58 (9.19%) JavaScript
18 58 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
19 57 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
20 53 (8.40%) Project Management
21 51 (8.08%) GDPR
22 49 (7.77%) Scrum
22 49 (7.77%) Hadoop
23 47 (7.45%) Waterfall

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 27 (4.28%) SAS
2 21 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 21 (3.33%) CMS
3 19 (3.01%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.06%) Apache
4 13 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (0.95%) Apache Pig
5 6 (0.95%) Apache Solr
5 6 (0.95%) ArcGIS
5 6 (0.95%) Confluence
6 3 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.48%) IIS
6 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.16%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.16%) JBoss
7 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 60 (9.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (2.85%) MS Visio
5 14 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.85%) Markit EDM
2 11 (1.74%) PolarLake
3 9 (1.43%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.95%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.79%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.79%) SimCorp Dimension
6 4 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.48%) SAP R/3
7 3 (0.48%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.48%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.32%) FastStats
8 2 (0.32%) LatentZero
8 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.32%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.32%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.32%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 57 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (6.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.17%) Office 365
4 12 (1.90%) npm
4 12 (1.90%) Yarn
5 11 (1.74%) SaaS
6 9 (1.43%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.27%) PaaS
8 7 (1.11%) IaaS
9 6 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (0.79%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 5 (0.79%) Serverless
10 5 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.63%) iPaaS
11 4 (0.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.85%) SMS
2 12 (1.90%) FCoE
2 12 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
2 12 (1.90%) iSCSI
3 6 (0.95%) Internet
4 4 (0.63%) SSL
5 1 (0.16%) Broadband
5 1 (0.16%) DNS
5 1 (0.16%) Firewall
5 1 (0.16%) ISDN
5 1 (0.16%) Network Security
5 1 (0.16%) PSTN
5 1 (0.16%) Q.931
5 1 (0.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.16%) VLAN
5 1 (0.16%) VoIP
5 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (11.09%) SQL Server
2 68 (10.78%) Big Data
3 67 (10.62%) Data Warehouse
4 49 (7.77%) Hadoop
5 39 (6.18%) NoSQL
6 30 (4.75%) Relational Database
7 26 (4.12%) MySQL
8 20 (3.17%) MongoDB
9 19 (3.01%) Data Lake
9 19 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (2.85%) Power BI
11 14 (2.22%) Apache Hive
12 11 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.43%) GIS
13 9 (1.43%) HBase
14 8 (1.27%) DB2
14 8 (1.27%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 25 (3.96%) JIRA
2 21 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 20 (3.17%) Jenkins
4 17 (2.69%) ERwin
5 14 (2.22%) Subversion
6 11 (1.74%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.58%) JUnit
8 9 (1.43%) Maven
9 8 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (1.27%) ER Studio
9 8 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (1.11%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.11%) Gatling
10 7 (1.11%) LoadRunner
10 7 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.79%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.79%) Selenium
12 4 (0.63%) Artifactory
12 4 (0.63%) GitLab
12 4 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 207 (32.81%) Finance
2 68 (10.78%) Banking
3 42 (6.66%) Marketing
4 40 (6.34%) Front Office
5 39 (6.18%) Legal
6 28 (4.44%) Retail
7 24 (3.80%) Investment Banking
8 18 (2.85%) Back Office
9 14 (2.22%) Law
10 11 (1.74%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.58%) Financial Institution
12 9 (1.43%) Advertising
12 9 (1.43%) Publishing
13 6 (0.95%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.63%) French Language
15 3 (0.48%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.48%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.32%) Billing
16 2 (0.32%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (24.41%) Analyst
2 106 (16.80%) Developer
3 87 (13.79%) Architect
4 80 (12.68%) Data Analyst
5 57 (9.03%) Business Analyst
6 47 (7.45%) Data Architect
7 44 (6.97%) Consultant
8 37 (5.86%) Project Manager
9 29 (4.60%) Data Manager
10 27 (4.28%) SQL Analyst
10 27 (4.28%) SQL Data Analyst
11 26 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
12 24 (3.80%) Data Engineer
12 24 (3.80%) Java Developer
13 20 (3.17%) Administrator
14 19 (3.01%) Senior Developer
15 17 (2.69%) Data Business Analyst
16 16 (2.54%) Change Manager
16 16 (2.54%) Data Modeller
17 14 (2.22%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.02%) .NET
2 30 (4.75%) XML
3 23 (3.65%) AngularJS
3 23 (3.65%) HTML
3 23 (3.65%) Node.js
4 22 (3.49%) Web Services
5 18 (2.85%) JSON
5 18 (2.85%) Spring
6 16 (2.54%) J2EE
6 16 (2.54%) React
7 12 (1.90%) Backbone.js
7 12 (1.90%) Vue.js
8 10 (1.58%) ASP.NET
8 10 (1.58%) Kafka
8 10 (1.58%) REST
9 8 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (1.27%) RESTful
10 7 (1.11%) HTML5
11 6 (0.95%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.39%) Management Information System
2 34 (5.39%) Reference Data
3 30 (4.75%) Fixed Income
4 24 (3.80%) Equities
5 20 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (2.85%) Derivative
7 17 (2.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (2.69%) User Experience
8 15 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (2.06%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.90%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.90%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.90%) EMC VMAX
10 12 (1.90%) EMC VNX
10 12 (1.90%) Replication
11 10 (1.58%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.58%) Public Cloud
12 9 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.43%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 34 (5.39%) Linux
2 31 (4.91%) Unix
3 10 (1.58%) Windows
4 5 (0.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.48%) Android
5 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.16%) Solaris
7 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (22.03%) Analytics
3 111 (17.59%) Data Modelling
4 101 (16.01%) Business Intelligence
5 89 (14.10%) Data Governance
6 86 (13.63%) Data Architecture
7 80 (12.68%) ETL
8 68 (10.78%) Data Analysis
9 62 (9.83%) Migration
10 58 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 53 (8.40%) Project Management
12 49 (7.77%) Scrum
13 47 (7.45%) Waterfall
14 46 (7.29%) Asset Management
14 46 (7.29%) Visualisation
15 45 (7.13%) Data Integration
16 42 (6.66%) Problem-Solving
17 41 (6.50%) Data Strategy
17 41 (6.50%) Metadata Management
18 40 (6.34%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 162 (25.67%) SQL
2 67 (10.62%) Java
2 67 (10.62%) Python
3 58 (9.19%) JavaScript
4 44 (6.97%) C#
5 28 (4.44%) Scala
6 27 (4.28%) C
7 21 (3.33%) R
8 17 (2.69%) VBA
9 16 (2.54%) C++
10 13 (2.06%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.90%) ES6
11 12 (1.90%) ES7
11 12 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.90%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.27%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.11%) Perl
14 6 (0.95%) TypeScript
15 5 (0.79%) Ruby
16 4 (0.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 34 (5.39%) Security Cleared
2 28 (4.44%) Degree
3 26 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.11%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.11%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.95%) PMP
7 5 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.79%) ISEB
7 5 (0.79%) SAS Certification
8 4 (0.63%) CISSP
8 4 (0.63%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.63%) IIBA
8 4 (0.63%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.63%) MBA
8 4 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.48%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 2 (0.32%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (13.00%) Data Quality
2 51 (8.08%) GDPR
3 21 (3.33%) QA
4 10 (1.58%) GCP
5 6 (0.95%) PMO
6 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) CDISC
7 1 (0.16%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.16%) MiFID
7 1 (0.16%) PSD2
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 38 (6.02%) Docker
2 16 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.90%) NFS
4 8 (1.27%) HDFS
5 5 (0.79%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (1.90%) EMC VPLEX
2 11 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (0.95%) Oozie
4 5 (0.79%) Puppet
5 4 (0.63%) Ansible
5 4 (0.63%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.63%) Terraform
6 2 (0.32%) CASB
6 2 (0.32%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.32%) SCCM
6 2 (0.32%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.16%) Packer
7 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 66 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 62 (9.83%) Oracle
3 27 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
3 27 (4.28%) Tableau
4 22 (3.49%) SAP
5 20 (3.17%) Talend
6 15 (2.38%) Informatica
7 14 (2.22%) Adobe
8 13 (2.06%) Cisco
8 13 (2.06%) Google
9 12 (1.90%) 3PAR
9 12 (1.90%) Brocade
9 12 (1.90%) Cloudera
9 12 (1.90%) EMC
9 12 (1.90%) HP
9 12 (1.90%) IBM
10 11 (1.74%) Bloomberg
11 9 (1.43%) SimCorp
12 8 (1.27%) Teradata
13 7 (1.11%) CA