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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 82 104
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 42 84 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.43% 2.20% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.67% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 64 28
Median daily rate £400 £415 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% -10.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £618 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -0.56% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £14.75 £14.90 £41.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.00% -63.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £9.60 £32.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £47.16 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.09 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.87% -54.02%  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2383 3147 2945
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.97% 82.27% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1406 1979 1696
Median daily rate £410 £415 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +8.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 77 130
Median hourly rate £39.50 £29.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.04% -11.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £57.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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
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 3 months to 23 June 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
Manchester -5 22 £400 -3.03% 18
Cheshire +10 7 £238 -56.81% 4
Merseyside 0 6 £513 +10.81% 1
Lancashire -6 3 £413 +13.79% 5
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 25 (31.25%) Master Data Management
2 20 (25.00%) Finance
3 17 (21.25%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (21.25%) Data Modelling
4 16 (20.00%) SQL
5 15 (18.75%) Data Quality
6 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
8 11 (13.75%) Project Management
8 11 (13.75%) ETL
9 10 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 10 (12.50%) Retail
9 10 (12.50%) Data Integration
9 10 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
10 9 (11.25%) Physical Data Model
10 9 (11.25%) Data Structures
10 9 (11.25%) Data Governance
10 9 (11.25%) Migration
10 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (10.00%) GIS
11 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
12 7 (8.75%) CRM
12 7 (8.75%) SAS
12 7 (8.75%) Data Architecture
12 7 (8.75%) Data Protection
12 7 (8.75%) JIRA
12 7 (8.75%) Analytics
12 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (8.75%) SAS
2 2 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Confluence
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.25%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.25%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) DNS
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
1 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.00%) GIS
4 5 (6.25%) MySQL
4 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.00%) MySQL Workbench
5 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.75%) MS Access
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.50%) Big Data
7 2 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.50%) QlikView
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.25%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) JIRA
2 6 (7.50%) ERwin
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.25%) Billing
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Local Government
4 1 (1.25%) Military
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (35.00%) Analyst
2 14 (17.50%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) Project Manager
3 12 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Architect
4 10 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 4 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Tableau Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Data Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Data Modeller
7 3 (3.75%) Junior
8 2 (2.50%) Ab Initio Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (1.25%) Angular 2
3 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.25%) CSS
3 1 (1.25%) CSS3
3 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.25%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) HTML5
3 1 (1.25%) J2EE
3 1 (1.25%) Java EE
3 1 (1.25%) REST
3 1 (1.25%) Spring
3 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Data Structures
2 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.50%) User Experience
5 4 (5.00%) LLPG
6 2 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.25%) CMDB
7 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.25%) Contactless
7 1 (1.25%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.25%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.25%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.25%) Replication
7 1 (1.25%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Unix
2 1 (1.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Master Data Management
2 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (21.25%) Data Modelling
3 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.75%) ETL
4 11 (13.75%) Project Management
5 10 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 10 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 10 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
6 9 (11.25%) Data Governance
6 9 (11.25%) Migration
6 9 (11.25%) Physical Data Model
7 7 (8.75%) Analytics
7 7 (8.75%) CRM
7 7 (8.75%) Data Architecture
7 7 (8.75%) Data Protection
8 6 (7.50%) Case Management
8 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (7.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) C#
2 3 (3.75%) Java
2 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.50%) VB
4 1 (1.25%) Perl
4 1 (1.25%) Python
4 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 6 (7.50%) GDPR
3 3 (3.75%) QA
4 2 (2.50%) BS7666
4 2 (2.50%) MiFID
4 2 (2.50%) PMO
5 1 (1.25%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Control-M
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) SAP
3 4 (5.00%) Tableau
4 3 (3.75%) Teradata
5 2 (2.50%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.50%) DataFlux
5 2 (2.50%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.50%) Temenos
6 1 (1.25%) HP
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) IDERA
6 1 (1.25%) Informatica
6 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
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