Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 96 103
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 +23
Contract jobs citing Data Management 66 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.02% 1.29% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.57% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 24 41
Manchester median daily rate £390 £388 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% -6.63% +14.48%
10th Percentile £263 £314 £184
90th Percentile £563 £646 £588
North West median daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year +0.59% -0.59% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
North West median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year -11.11% -9.40% -68.52%

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 2,759 2,357 3,087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.50% 82.13% 83.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,793 1,450 1,891
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £250
90th Percentile £575 £548 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 71 57
Manchester median hourly rate £25.36 £18.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.07% +21.31% -1.61%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £10.80
90th Percentile £41.40 £45.00 £40.60
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year -33.86% +32.08% -3.64%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -2 1 - -
Data Management
North West

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 24 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 20 (30.30%) Open Source
4 19 (28.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (27.27%) SFIA
6 17 (25.76%) Finance
6 17 (25.76%) SaaS
7 16 (24.24%) SQL
7 16 (24.24%) ITIL
7 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (22.73%) Data Quality
9 14 (21.21%) Oracle
9 14 (21.21%) Informatica
9 14 (21.21%) DevOps
9 14 (21.21%) Availability Management
10 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
10 13 (19.70%) SAS
10 13 (19.70%) Project Management
10 13 (19.70%) Data Governance
10 13 (19.70%) PaaS
10 13 (19.70%) Problem Management
10 13 (19.70%) Resource Management
11 12 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
11 12 (18.18%) Network Design
11 12 (18.18%) MongoDB
11 12 (18.18%) CISM
11 12 (18.18%) Change Management
11 12 (18.18%) CISSP
11 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification

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 13 (19.70%) SAS
2 6 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.06%) Confluence
4 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) SaaS
2 13 (19.70%) PaaS
3 10 (15.15%) IaaS
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.03%) Boomi
4 2 (3.03%) iPaaS
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (3.03%) Extranet
2 2 (3.03%) FTP
2 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) VoIP
3 1 (1.52%) BGP
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.52%) Network Security
3 1 (1.52%) OSPF
3 1 (1.52%) SMS
3 1 (1.52%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.52%) VPN
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 9 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.61%) Apache Hive
4 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 7 (10.61%) Hadoop
4 7 (10.61%) HBase
4 7 (10.61%) Pentaho
4 7 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.58%) Big Data
5 5 (7.58%) Data Lake
5 5 (7.58%) DB2
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.52%) GIS
7 1 (1.52%) MS Access
7 1 (1.52%) Power BI
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) ERwin
2 4 (6.06%) JIRA
3 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.52%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Analyst
2 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) Administrator
3 6 (9.09%) Architect
3 6 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 5 (7.58%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Data Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Data Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Salesforce Administrator
6 3 (4.55%) Data Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Data Governance Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Data Governance Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Governance Manager
6 3 (4.55%) HR Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (6.06%) WCF
3 3 (4.55%) ADO.NET
3 3 (4.55%) LINQ
3 3 (4.55%) Web Services
3 3 (4.55%) XML
4 2 (3.03%) HTML
4 2 (3.03%) HTML5
4 2 (3.03%) jQuery
4 2 (3.03%) SOAP
5 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.52%) REST
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.52%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 16 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) CMDB
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Unix
2 8 (12.12%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.03%) Android
4 2 (3.03%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Open Source
3 19 (28.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (27.27%) SFIA
5 16 (24.24%) ITIL
6 14 (21.21%) Availability Management
6 14 (21.21%) DevOps
7 13 (19.70%) Data Governance
7 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
7 13 (19.70%) Problem Management
7 13 (19.70%) Project Management
7 13 (19.70%) Resource Management
8 12 (18.18%) Change Management
8 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (18.18%) Network Design
8 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 10 (15.15%) Analytics
10 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) Java
4 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) VBA
5 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) CCDP
1 12 (18.18%) CCNP
1 12 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
1 12 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (18.18%) CISM
1 12 (18.18%) CISSP
1 12 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (10.61%) Degree
3 5 (7.58%) CCIE
3 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) ISEB
6 1 (1.52%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.73%) Data Quality
2 9 (13.64%) GDPR
3 6 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
2 6 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.55%) XenApp
4 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.03%) Grafana
2 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) Prometheus
2 2 (3.03%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.21%) Informatica
2 14 (21.21%) Oracle
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco
4 7 (10.61%) CA
4 7 (10.61%) Tableau
5 6 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (7.58%) Citrix
6 5 (7.58%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.55%) Ivanti
8 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.03%) BMC
8 2 (3.03%) Capita
8 2 (3.03%) Dynatrace
8 2 (3.03%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.03%) MuleSoft
8 2 (3.03%) NetApp
8 2 (3.03%) Okta
8 2 (3.03%) SnapLogic
8 2 (3.03%) VMware