Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 24 November 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 95 114
Rank change year-on-year -27 +19 +32
Contract jobs citing Data Management 126 208 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.53% 2.13% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 2.58% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 138 88
Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £342 £300 £321
90th Percentile £554 £638 £558
England median daily rate £475 £463 £455
% change year-on-year +2.70% +1.65% +3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 1
Midlands median hourly rate £27.92 £16.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.49% -28.49% -38.23%
10th Percentile £19.80 £16.09 £21.25
90th Percentile £59.34 £16.09 £23.75
England median hourly rate £29.75 £21.07 £27.00
% change year-on-year +41.20% -21.96% +41.73%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6850 8060 6690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.06% 82.63% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4356 4924 3955
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 211 261
Midlands median hourly rate £20.55 £17.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.85% -8.21% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.52 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £42.55
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the Midlands

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in the Midlands

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in the Midlands

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in the Midlands

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Management in the Midlands

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
West Midlands -4 92 £425 -5.56% 7
East Midlands -37 32 £450 +2.86% 4
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 37 (29.37%) SQL
2 36 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (22.22%) Migration
4 25 (19.84%) ETL
4 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
4 25 (19.84%) Data Quality
5 22 (17.46%) Master Data Management
5 22 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (17.46%) Data Migration
6 20 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (15.08%) Finance
7 19 (15.08%) Visualisation
8 18 (14.29%) Analytics
9 16 (12.70%) Tableau
9 16 (12.70%) Data Visualisation
9 16 (12.70%) Oracle
9 16 (12.70%) SQL Server
10 15 (11.90%) SAP
10 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (11.90%) Data Governance
11 14 (11.11%) Power BI
11 14 (11.11%) Retail
12 13 (10.32%) Data Modelling
13 12 (9.52%) C#
13 12 (9.52%) CRM
13 12 (9.52%) Project Management
13 12 (9.52%) QlikView
14 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
14 11 (8.73%) Data Analysis

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.38%) SAS
4 2 (1.59%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Teamcenter
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.59%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.59%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.79%) Primavera
5 1 (0.79%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.79%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.79%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.79%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.79%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.79%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.17%) SaaS
3 2 (1.59%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) DHCP
1 2 (1.59%) DNS
1 2 (1.59%) LAN
1 2 (1.59%) NAS
1 2 (1.59%) Network Security
1 2 (1.59%) SAN
1 2 (1.59%) SMS
1 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.59%) VLAN
1 2 (1.59%) VPN
1 2 (1.59%) WAN
2 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (12.70%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.11%) Power BI
4 12 (9.52%) QlikView
5 10 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (6.35%) NoSQL
7 8 (6.35%) RDBMS
7 8 (6.35%) Relational Database
8 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database
8 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (4.76%) Spotfire
10 4 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.17%) PowerPivot
11 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.59%) Data Mart
12 2 (1.59%) Pentaho
12 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.97%) Subversion
1 5 (3.97%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.17%) ERwin
3 2 (1.59%) Gatling
3 2 (1.59%) JMeter
3 2 (1.59%) Selenium
3 2 (1.59%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.59%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.79%) PowerDesigner
General
1 19 (15.08%) Finance
2 14 (11.11%) Retail
3 7 (5.56%) Automotive
4 6 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.17%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (16.67%) Architect
2 20 (15.87%) Developer
3 19 (15.08%) Analyst
4 14 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 9 (7.14%) Data Architect
6 8 (6.35%) Consultant
6 8 (6.35%) Data Manager
6 8 (6.35%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) Designer
8 6 (4.76%) Data Scientist
9 5 (3.97%) Data Quality Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Migration Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Applications Manager
10 4 (3.17%) Business Manager
10 4 (3.17%) ETL Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.73%) Web Services
2 10 (7.94%) .NET
3 7 (5.56%) WCF
3 7 (5.56%) WPF
4 6 (4.76%) D3.js
5 4 (3.17%) HTML
6 3 (2.38%) XML
7 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.59%) JSON
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.59%) REST
7 2 (1.59%) SOAP
8 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.79%) Ajax
8 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.79%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.79%) Highcharts JS
8 1 (0.79%) HTML5
8 1 (0.79%) MDX
8 1 (0.79%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.97%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.38%) NHS
5 2 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.59%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) Windows
2 3 (2.38%) Unix
2 3 (2.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.59%) VMS
3 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.59%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (22.22%) Migration
3 25 (19.84%) ETL
4 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (17.46%) Data Migration
4 22 (17.46%) Master Data Management
5 19 (15.08%) Visualisation
6 18 (14.29%) Analytics
7 16 (12.70%) Data Visualisation
8 15 (11.90%) Data Governance
8 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (10.32%) Data Modelling
10 12 (9.52%) CRM
10 12 (9.52%) Project Management
11 11 (8.73%) Data Analysis
11 11 (8.73%) ERP
12 9 (7.14%) Data Architecture
12 9 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
12 9 (7.14%) Information Security
12 9 (7.14%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 37 (29.37%) SQL
2 12 (9.52%) C#
3 7 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.76%) GraphQL
4 6 (4.76%) Python
4 6 (4.76%) R
4 6 (4.76%) Scala
5 3 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.59%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.35%) Degree
3 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.59%) ISEB
4 2 (1.59%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.84%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.76%) GDPR
2 6 (4.76%) QA
3 3 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.70%) Oracle
2 16 (12.70%) Tableau
3 15 (11.90%) SAP
4 9 (7.14%) Cognos
5 5 (3.97%) Talend
6 4 (3.17%) JDA
6 4 (3.17%) Trillium
7 3 (2.38%) ESRI
7 3 (2.38%) IBM
8 2 (1.59%) Citrix
8 2 (1.59%) DataFlux
8 2 (1.59%) Datanomic
8 2 (1.59%) Informatica
8 2 (1.59%) OpenText
8 2 (1.59%) Syncsort
8 2 (1.59%) VMware
9 1 (0.79%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.79%) Siebel
9 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds