Period
to 23 May 2018

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 6 months to 23 May 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 113 105
Rank change year-on-year +37 -8 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Management 82 19 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.69% 0.71% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 0.85% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 13 39
Manchester median daily rate £390 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.45% -2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £253 £275 £343
90th Percentile £553 £588 £650
North West median daily rate £425 £363 £450
% change year-on-year +17.24% -19.44% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 - -
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £36.40
% change year-on-year +29.63% -62.91% -23.09%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,632 2,229 3,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.35% 83.33% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,719 1,365 1,797
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +8.39%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £244
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 48 60
Manchester median hourly rate £19.52 £20.25 £18.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.60% +6.62% +30.98%
10th Percentile £12.82 £11.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £42.00 £46.13 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £21.78 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.65% +18.33% +33.33%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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 6 months to 23 May 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
Wigan - 5 £225 -
Rochdale - 2 £425 -
Salford - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £375 -
Data Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (37.80%) Management Information System
3 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
4 24 (29.27%) SaaS
4 24 (29.27%) Open Source
5 22 (26.83%) Finance
5 22 (26.83%) SFIA
6 21 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (25.61%) ITIL
7 18 (21.95%) Project Management
7 18 (21.95%) DevOps
7 18 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (20.73%) GDPR
8 17 (20.73%) PRINCE2
8 17 (20.73%) Data Modelling
8 17 (20.73%) SQL
8 17 (20.73%) Informatica
8 17 (20.73%) PaaS
8 17 (20.73%) Resource Management
8 17 (20.73%) Problem Management
9 16 (19.51%) Network Design
9 16 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 15 (18.29%) CISM
10 15 (18.29%) CISSP
10 15 (18.29%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (18.29%) CCNP
10 15 (18.29%) CCDP
10 15 (18.29%) Cisco
10 15 (18.29%) Chartered Engineer
10 15 (18.29%) Data Quality

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 12 (14.63%) SAS
2 5 (6.10%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.66%) Confluence
4 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.44%) CMS
4 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 24 (29.27%) SaaS
2 17 (20.73%) PaaS
3 10 (12.20%) IaaS
4 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (7.32%) Boomi
4 6 (7.32%) iPaaS
4 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (6.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) Firewall
2 2 (2.44%) Extranet
2 2 (2.44%) FTP
2 2 (2.44%) SMS
2 2 (2.44%) VoIP
3 1 (1.22%) BGP
3 1 (1.22%) DHCP
3 1 (1.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.22%) Network Security
3 1 (1.22%) OSPF
3 1 (1.22%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
3 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.54%) Apache Hive
3 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.54%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.54%) HBase
3 7 (8.54%) Pentaho
3 7 (8.54%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.10%) Big Data
4 5 (6.10%) Data Lake
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.88%) DB2
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.22%) GIS
7 1 (1.22%) Power BI
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.54%) ERwin
3 6 (7.32%) JIRA
4 4 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.66%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.44%) eggPlant
6 2 (2.44%) SonarQube
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Retail
2 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Games
3 2 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (25.61%) Analyst
2 16 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Administrator
4 6 (7.32%) Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Citrix Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Data Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Data Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Digital Analytics Specialist
6 4 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Consultant
6 4 (4.88%) Data Manager
6 4 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Salesforce Administrator
6 4 (4.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) .NET
1 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET
2 8 (9.76%) ADO.NET
2 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (9.76%) WCF
3 7 (8.54%) LINQ
3 7 (8.54%) Web Services
3 7 (8.54%) XML
4 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (4.88%) JSON
4 4 (4.88%) REST
5 3 (3.66%) HTML
5 3 (3.66%) HTML5
5 3 (3.66%) jQuery
6 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.44%) CSS
6 2 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.44%) XML Schema
6 2 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.80%) Management Information System
2 18 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.10%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.22%) CMDB
6 1 (1.22%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.22%) NHS
6 1 (1.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Unix
2 7 (8.54%) Windows
3 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.44%) Android
4 2 (2.44%) Linux
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) Open Source
3 22 (26.83%) SFIA
4 21 (25.61%) ITIL
4 21 (25.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (21.95%) DevOps
5 18 (21.95%) Project Management
6 17 (20.73%) Data Modelling
6 17 (20.73%) PRINCE2
6 17 (20.73%) Problem Management
6 17 (20.73%) Resource Management
7 16 (19.51%) Network Design
8 15 (18.29%) Analytics
9 14 (17.07%) Data Governance
10 12 (14.63%) Product Management
11 11 (13.41%) Decision-Making
12 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (12.20%) Data Analytics
12 10 (12.20%) Migration
13 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) SQL
2 11 (13.41%) C#
3 7 (8.54%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.44%) VBA
5 2 (2.44%) XPath
6 1 (1.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (18.29%) CCDP
2 15 (18.29%) CCNP
2 15 (18.29%) Chartered Engineer
2 15 (18.29%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (18.29%) CISM
2 15 (18.29%) CISSP
3 10 (12.20%) Degree
4 9 (10.98%) CCIE
4 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (8.54%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.44%) ISEB
9 1 (1.22%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.73%) GDPR
2 15 (18.29%) Data Quality
3 11 (13.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (8.54%) XenApp
2 7 (8.54%) XenDesktop
3 6 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Puppet
2 3 (3.66%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.73%) Informatica
3 15 (18.29%) Cisco
4 14 (17.07%) Oracle
5 9 (10.98%) Citrix
6 8 (9.76%) Tableau
7 7 (8.54%) CA
7 7 (8.54%) Ivanti
8 6 (7.32%) MuleSoft
8 6 (7.32%) Okta
8 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (7.32%) SnapLogic
9 5 (6.10%) Coremetrics
9 5 (6.10%) Google
10 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.66%) Capita
10 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
10 3 (3.66%) TIBCO
11 2 (2.44%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.44%) Rackspace