Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 85 113
Rank change year-on-year -17 +28 +36
Contract jobs citing Data Management 105 162 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.84% 2.39% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.85% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 121 93
North West median daily rate £475 £460 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% -3.16% +58.33%
10th Percentile £319 £263 £313
90th Percentile £680 £675 £750
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
North West median hourly rate £12.38 £11.00 £54.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -79.63% +242.86%
England median hourly rate £29.75 £27.29 £27.00
% change year-on-year +9.03% +1.06% +51.26%

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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4629 5692 6965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.32% 83.89% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2952 3672 4228
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £587 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 166 283
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%
10th Percentile £11.56 £12.13 £12.38
90th Percentile £52.93 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the North West

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in the North West

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in the North West

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in the North West

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Management in the North West

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Manchester +24 48 £419 +2.76% 8
Cheshire -3 27 £420 -35.38% 5
Lancashire -20 13 £610 +45.24% 7
Merseyside -2 8 £500 +2.56% 2
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 37 (35.24%) Microsoft
1 37 (35.24%) Finance
2 34 (32.38%) Data Modelling
3 30 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 29 (27.62%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (27.62%) Data Governance
5 27 (25.71%) Management Information System
6 24 (22.86%) Master Data Management
7 23 (21.90%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (20.95%) SQL
8 22 (20.95%) Migration
8 22 (20.95%) Data Quality
9 20 (19.05%) Project Management
9 20 (19.05%) ETL
9 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
10 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (12.38%) CRM
11 13 (12.38%) .NET
11 13 (12.38%) Data Analysis
11 13 (12.38%) Data Migration
12 12 (11.43%) Data Integration
12 12 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (11.43%) SAS
12 12 (11.43%) SFIA
13 11 (10.48%) TypeScript
13 11 (10.48%) CSS3
13 11 (10.48%) AngularJS
13 11 (10.48%) Analytics

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 14 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.43%) SAS
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.95%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.95%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.95%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.95%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.86%) PaaS
1 3 (2.86%) SaaS
1 3 (2.86%) Slack
1 3 (2.86%) Trello
2 2 (1.90%) IaaS
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) Intranet
2 2 (1.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.95%) Firewall
3 1 (0.95%) LAN
3 1 (0.95%) Network Security
3 1 (0.95%) SMS
3 1 (0.95%) WAN
3 1 (0.95%) Wireless
3 1 (0.95%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.90%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (9.52%) Big Data
2 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.67%) Data Lake
5 7 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 7 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.71%) Apache Hive
6 6 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 6 (5.71%) HBase
6 6 (5.71%) Pentaho
7 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.86%) Base SAS
9 3 (2.86%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) ERwin
2 3 (2.86%) Grunt
2 3 (2.86%) gulp
3 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.90%) Subversion
3 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.95%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.95%) Hudson
4 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.95%) JIRA
4 1 (0.95%) JMeter
4 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
General
1 37 (35.24%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Banking
3 6 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Billing
6 1 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (28.57%) Architect
2 29 (27.62%) Analyst
3 20 (19.05%) Data Architect
4 18 (17.14%) Data Analyst
5 16 (15.24%) Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (7.62%) Information Architect
7 8 (7.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Lead Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Lead Data Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Angular Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 5 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Consultant
10 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.38%) .NET
2 11 (10.48%) AngularJS
2 11 (10.48%) CSS
2 11 (10.48%) CSS3
2 11 (10.48%) HTML
2 11 (10.48%) HTML5
3 8 (7.62%) Angular 2
4 3 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (2.86%) Node.js
4 3 (2.86%) RESTful
4 3 (2.86%) SOAP
4 3 (2.86%) WCF
4 3 (2.86%) Web Services
4 3 (2.86%) XML
5 2 (1.90%) Middleware
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.95%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.71%) Taxonomies
4 4 (3.81%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.81%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.81%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.81%) Reference Data
4 4 (3.81%) User Experience
5 2 (1.90%) Contactless
5 2 (1.90%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.95%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.95%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.95%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.95%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Unix
2 3 (2.86%) Windows
3 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.95%) HPUX
4 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) Data Modelling
2 30 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 29 (27.62%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (27.62%) Data Governance
4 24 (22.86%) Master Data Management
5 22 (20.95%) Migration
6 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (19.05%) ETL
6 20 (19.05%) Project Management
7 13 (12.38%) CRM
7 13 (12.38%) Data Analysis
7 13 (12.38%) Data Migration
8 12 (11.43%) Data Integration
8 12 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (11.43%) SFIA
9 11 (10.48%) Analytics
9 11 (10.48%) Information Architecture
9 11 (10.48%) PRINCE2
9 11 (10.48%) Prototyping
9 11 (10.48%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.95%) SQL
2 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (10.48%) C#
3 11 (10.48%) TypeScript
4 6 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) CCDP
2 5 (4.76%) CCNP
2 5 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
2 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.76%) CISM
2 5 (4.76%) CISSP
3 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.86%) CCIE
4 3 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.90%) MCSE
5 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) HND
6 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.95%) MCSA
6 1 (0.95%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.95%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.71%) GDPR
2 6 (5.71%) QA
3 3 (2.86%) SLA
4 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.90%) PMO
5 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.95%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.95%) XenApp
3 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.95%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (35.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) SAP
4 9 (8.57%) Tableau
5 6 (5.71%) CA
5 6 (5.71%) Cisco
5 6 (5.71%) Informatica
6 3 (2.86%) Remedy
7 2 (1.90%) HP
7 2 (1.90%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.95%) AppSense
8 1 (0.95%) Capita
8 1 (0.95%) Citrix
8 1 (0.95%) F5
8 1 (0.95%) Gemalto
8 1 (0.95%) IBM
8 1 (0.95%) Siebel