The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Metadata Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Metadata Management over the 3 months to 22 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.

Metadata Management
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 - 150
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.068% - 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% - 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £416 £450
% change year-on-year +8.10% -7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Metadata 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 2373 3157 2926
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.96% 82.15% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 1990 1677
Median daily rate £410 £418 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +8.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £571 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 75 128
Median hourly rate £39.75 £28.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.47% -13.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.57 £14.50
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%  

Metadata Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Metadata Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Metadata Management in the North West

Metadata 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 Metadata Management in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Metadata Management in the North West

Metadata 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 Metadata Management in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Metadata Management in the North West

Metadata 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 Metadata Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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 - 1 £625 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Metadata Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Metadata 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 Metadata Management.

1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) ERwin
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Teradata
1 3 (50.00%) CRUD
1 3 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (33.33%) Interactive TV
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Trac
3 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching

Metadata 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) ERwin
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Trac
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modeller
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Interactive TV
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRUD
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Teradata