Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Manager was £381 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 189 228
Rank change year-on-year -8 +39 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 9 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.42% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.45% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 9
North West median daily rate £381 £425 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.29% -15.84% +18.13%
10th Percentile £251 £309 £342
90th Percentile £438 £626 £541
England median daily rate £450 £500 £458
% change year-on-year -10.00% +9.29% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.75 £26.90 £35.00
% change year-on-year -0.54% -23.16% -9.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5422 6474 8040
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 94.39% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3422 4173 4803
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £588 £550 £571
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 235 401
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.02 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.00 £45.45 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the North West

Data Manager
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 Manager in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Manager in the North West

Data Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Manager in the North West

Data Manager
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 Manager in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Manager in the North West

Data Manager
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 Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Merseyside +7 4 £406 -32.29%
Manchester +4 3 £375 +18.11% 3
Cheshire +2 1 £293 -34.88% 1
Data Manager
England

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Data Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
4 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) SAS
4 1 (11.11%) SMS
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Advertising

Data Manager Skill Set
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 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Deep Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Teradata