Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 158 152
Rank change year-on-year -29 -6 +40
Contract jobs citing Data Management 684 698 717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.47% 1.67% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.94% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 487 495
London median daily rate £525 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £349 £333 £300
90th Percentile £713 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 11
London median hourly rate £33.00 £25.54 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.23% -5.43% +0.93%
10th Percentile £11.20 £21.93 £11.25
90th Percentile £59.50 £29.11 £43.00
England median hourly rate £30.00 £21.07 £18.50
% change year-on-year +42.38% +13.89% -21.28%

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 40,206 35,902 37,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.61% 86.05% 84.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,349 25,851 26,433
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.11%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £295
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 419 453
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.25 £51.80
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -25 122 £550 +20.22% 45
West London -19 26 £500 +23.46% 24
South London -27 17 £580 +26.43% 1
East London -11 12 £600 +4.35% 16
North London -9 2 £313 - 2
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 187 (27.34%) SQL
2 181 (26.46%) Finance
3 155 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
4 141 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
5 140 (20.47%) Data Modelling
6 128 (18.71%) Analytics
7 117 (17.11%) Master Data Management
8 112 (16.37%) Data Analysis
9 111 (16.23%) Data Quality
9 111 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
10 109 (15.94%) Banking
11 102 (14.91%) Microsoft
12 97 (14.18%) ETL
12 97 (14.18%) Big Data
13 95 (13.89%) Data Governance
14 81 (11.84%) SQL Server
15 80 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
16 77 (11.26%) Microsoft Excel
17 75 (10.96%) Project Management
18 73 (10.67%) Data Architecture
19 72 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
20 70 (10.23%) Oracle
21 66 (9.65%) Degree
22 64 (9.36%) Management Information System
23 63 (9.21%) Visualisation
24 62 (9.06%) Data Analytics
25 60 (8.77%) Java
26 57 (8.33%) CRM
27 56 (8.19%) Business Analysis
27 56 (8.19%) GDPR

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 32 (4.68%) Apache Spark
2 16 (2.34%) Apache Pig
3 15 (2.19%) SAS
4 11 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.17%) Apache
5 8 (1.17%) CMS
6 7 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.02%) Confluence
7 4 (0.58%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.58%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.44%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.29%) Documentum
9 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.15%) ArcSDE
10 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
10 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 77 (11.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (4.68%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.29%) SPSS
7 2 (0.29%) Stata
Business Applications
1 32 (4.68%) Markit EDM
2 9 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.17%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (0.88%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 6 (0.88%) Social Studio
5 5 (0.73%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.58%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.44%) Radian6
7 3 (0.44%) SAP MDM
7 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.29%) Kondor
8 2 (0.29%) Loan IQ
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle TCA
8 2 (0.29%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.29%) SAP Retail
8 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.49%) SaaS
4 9 (1.32%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.73%) IaaS
7 4 (0.58%) GitHub
7 4 (0.58%) Office 365
8 3 (0.44%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.44%) CloudSense
8 3 (0.44%) PaaS
8 3 (0.44%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 3 (0.44%) Yammer
9 2 (0.29%) Akamai
9 2 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.29%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.15%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.17%) SMS
2 6 (0.88%) Kerberos
3 5 (0.73%) DMS-100
3 5 (0.73%) Network Security
3 5 (0.73%) Unified Communications
3 5 (0.73%) VoIP
4 4 (0.58%) Intranet
5 3 (0.44%) CTI
5 3 (0.44%) Firewall
6 2 (0.29%) Internet
6 2 (0.29%) LDAP
6 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.29%) VPN
6 2 (0.29%) Wireless
7 1 (0.15%) FTP
7 1 (0.15%) HTTP
7 1 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.15%) LAN
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (14.18%) Big Data
2 81 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 72 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 54 (7.89%) Hadoop
5 40 (5.85%) Relational Database
6 35 (5.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (4.97%) NoSQL
8 32 (4.68%) Apache Hive
9 30 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
10 22 (3.22%) HBase
10 22 (3.22%) Power BI
11 21 (3.07%) MongoDB
12 19 (2.78%) MySQL
13 16 (2.34%) Data Lake
13 16 (2.34%) MS Access
13 16 (2.34%) QlikView
14 15 (2.19%) RDBMS
14 15 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 19 (2.78%) JIRA
2 18 (2.63%) ERwin
3 13 (1.90%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.46%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (0.58%) Maven
7 4 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.58%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.58%) Subversion
8 3 (0.44%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.44%) JUnit
8 3 (0.44%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.44%) Selenium
8 3 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.29%) Ant
9 2 (0.29%) Gradle
9 2 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 181 (26.46%) Finance
2 109 (15.94%) Banking
3 48 (7.02%) Marketing
4 38 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 38 (5.56%) Legal
5 28 (4.09%) Retail
6 24 (3.51%) Front Office
7 22 (3.22%) Telecoms
8 20 (2.92%) Back Office
9 17 (2.49%) Financial Institution
10 16 (2.34%) French Language
11 15 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (1.90%) Publishing
13 10 (1.46%) Advertising
14 9 (1.32%) Law
15 7 (1.02%) German Language
16 6 (0.88%) Dutch Language
16 6 (0.88%) Italian Language
16 6 (0.88%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.73%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 218 (31.87%) Analyst
2 124 (18.13%) Architect
3 109 (15.94%) Business Analyst
4 95 (13.89%) Data Analyst
5 82 (11.99%) Developer
6 74 (10.82%) Data Architect
7 68 (9.94%) Consultant
8 53 (7.75%) Data Business Analyst
9 33 (4.82%) Project Manager
9 33 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (3.36%) Business Data Analyst
11 22 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (2.92%) SQL Developer
13 19 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 16 (2.34%) Data Consultant
14 16 (2.34%) Implementation Consultant
14 16 (2.34%) Risk Analyst
14 16 (2.34%) Senior Developer
15 14 (2.05%) Credit Analyst
15 14 (2.05%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (7.02%) XML
2 30 (4.39%) HTML
3 25 (3.65%) .NET
4 22 (3.22%) CSS
5 16 (2.34%) Kafka
6 13 (1.90%) FpML
6 13 (1.90%) Web Services
7 11 (1.61%) Middleware
8 10 (1.46%) AngularJS
8 10 (1.46%) ASP.NET
8 10 (1.46%) REST
8 10 (1.46%) XSD
9 9 (1.32%) JSON
9 9 (1.32%) SOAP
10 7 (1.02%) Node.js
11 6 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (0.73%) HTML5
12 5 (0.73%) jQuery
12 5 (0.73%) TensorFlow
12 5 (0.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 111 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (9.36%) Management Information System
3 39 (5.70%) Data Structures
3 39 (5.70%) Reference Data
4 26 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.34%) Credit Risk
7 16 (2.34%) Fixed Income
7 16 (2.34%) User Experience
8 12 (1.75%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.46%) Taxonomies
10 9 (1.32%) Derivative
11 8 (1.17%) Fintech
12 7 (1.02%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (0.73%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.73%) FMCG
14 5 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (5.12%) Unix
2 30 (4.39%) Linux
3 23 (3.36%) Windows
4 3 (0.44%) Android
4 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.44%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
2 141 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (20.47%) Data Modelling
4 128 (18.71%) Analytics
5 117 (17.11%) Master Data Management
6 112 (16.37%) Data Analysis
7 97 (14.18%) ETL
8 95 (13.89%) Data Governance
9 80 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 75 (10.96%) Project Management
11 73 (10.67%) Data Architecture
12 63 (9.21%) Visualisation
13 62 (9.06%) Data Analytics
14 57 (8.33%) CRM
15 56 (8.19%) Business Analysis
16 54 (7.89%) Asset Management
17 48 (7.02%) Migration
18 40 (5.85%) Scrum
19 39 (5.70%) Investment Management
20 37 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 187 (27.34%) SQL
2 60 (8.77%) Java
3 38 (5.56%) Python
4 34 (4.97%) JavaScript
5 22 (3.22%) VBA
6 21 (3.07%) C
6 21 (3.07%) R
7 20 (2.92%) PHP
8 18 (2.63%) C#
9 17 (2.49%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.34%) T-SQL
11 13 (1.90%) Scala
11 13 (1.90%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.88%) VB
13 5 (0.73%) C++
14 4 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.44%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.29%) VBScript
17 1 (0.15%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 66 (9.65%) Degree
2 35 (5.12%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.61%) CISSP
5 10 (1.46%) CTC Cleared
6 9 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.17%) CEH
7 8 (1.17%) ISEB
7 8 (1.17%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.02%) CISA
8 7 (1.02%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.88%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.88%) EC-Council LPT
9 6 (0.88%) ECSA
9 6 (0.88%) PMP
10 4 (0.58%) CISM
10 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.44%) CBAP
11 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (16.23%) Data Quality
2 56 (8.19%) GDPR
3 36 (5.26%) QA
4 14 (2.05%) MiFID
5 11 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.17%) SLA
7 5 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.73%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.58%) Def Stans
8 4 (0.58%) EMIR
8 4 (0.58%) PMO
9 3 (0.44%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.29%) IFRS
10 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.15%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 12 (1.75%) Docker
2 11 (1.61%) Apache Flume
3 10 (1.46%) HDFS
4 8 (1.17%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) Ceph
6 1 (0.15%) Firmware
6 1 (0.15%) GPFS
6 1 (0.15%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.15%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.32%) Puppet
2 5 (0.73%) Ansible
3 3 (0.44%) Terraform
4 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.29%) Nagios
4 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.29%) SCCM
5 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.15%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.15%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.15%) OpenView
5 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.15%) Salt
5 1 (0.15%) SCOM
5 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 70 (10.23%) Oracle
3 42 (6.14%) SAP
4 39 (5.70%) Salesforce.com
4 39 (5.70%) Tableau
5 38 (5.56%) Informatica
6 29 (4.24%) IBM
7 22 (3.22%) Cognos
8 19 (2.78%) Google
9 13 (1.90%) Cloudera
10 10 (1.46%) Ab Initio
10 10 (1.46%) Charles River
10 10 (1.46%) Workday
11 9 (1.32%) Teradata
12 8 (1.17%) Alteryx
12 8 (1.17%) MapR
12 8 (1.17%) SimCorp
12 8 (1.17%) Sybase
13 7 (1.02%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 7 (1.02%) Talend