The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 29 March 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 6 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.91% 1.57% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 2.03% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 12
Median daily rate £450 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +15.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £330 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £773 £500 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £31.71 £28.50
% change year-on-year -27.46% +11.25%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 525 789 724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.79% 77.66% 71.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 425 404
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 13
Median hourly rate £17.59 £38.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.60% +43.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.35 £18.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Reading

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in Reading over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in Reading

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Process Management
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Power BI
5 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) 4G
5 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) HFM
5 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) 3G
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) INAP
6 1 (7.14%) Nokia
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
6 1 (7.14%) Informatica

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) HFM
2 1 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) 3G
1 2 (14.29%) 4G
2 1 (7.14%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (7.14%) INAP
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) Spatial Data
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Administrator
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Architect
1 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
1 2 (14.29%) Hyperion Administrator
1 2 (14.29%) Sales Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Chief Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Chief Data Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Chief Enterprise Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Designer
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Architect
2 1 (7.14%) GIS Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) GIS Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Network Integration Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Process Management
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Budget Control
5 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Scorecard
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) NCDA
2 1 (7.14%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
2 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Brocade
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Nokia
3 1 (7.14%) SAP