The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 3 months to 29 March 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 88 84
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 12 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.91% 1.06% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.27% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 10
Median daily rate £375 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +20.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £408 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £31.71 £28.50
% change year-on-year -27.46% +11.25%  

Data Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1066 1496 1271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.70% 83.53% 78.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 900 680
Median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.60% +8.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Data Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Manchester

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Manchester

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in Manchester

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in Manchester

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 - -
Data Management
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (47.62%) Data Structures
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) SAP
5 5 (23.81%) Master Data Management
6 4 (19.05%) User Stories
6 4 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
6 4 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (19.05%) Tableau
6 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
6 4 (19.05%) Actionable Insight
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) Informatica
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (9.52%) User Experience
8 2 (9.52%) API Integration
8 2 (9.52%) UML
8 2 (9.52%) SAS
8 2 (9.52%) SAP SD
8 2 (9.52%) SAP MM
8 2 (9.52%) SAP PP
8 2 (9.52%) CMS

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP MM
1 2 (9.52%) SAP PP
1 2 (9.52%) SAP SD
2 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Data Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Management Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Tableau Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
6 2 (9.52%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) Master Data Management
3 4 (19.05%) Actionable Insight
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Data Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (19.05%) ETL
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (19.05%) User Stories
3 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
4 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (9.52%) API Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Tableau
3 3 (14.29%) Informatica
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft