Period
to 13 December 2018

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 6 months to 13 December 2018 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
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 63 83
Rank change year-on-year -8 +20 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Management 27 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.71% 1.96% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.35% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 10
Reading median daily rate £506 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.56% -17.99% +84.06%
10th Percentile £428 £340 £333
90th Percentile £624 £555 £675
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £270 £355
% change year-on-year +85.19% -23.94% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £29.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +126.92% +1.56%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,360 1,066 1,187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.19% 83.74% 81.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 649 612
Reading median daily rate £433 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.13% - -
10th Percentile £222 £269 £232
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 45
Reading median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +167.86% -37.78% -27.18%
10th Percentile £20.00 £10.75 £12.45
90th Percentile £56.75 £39.75 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +48.28% -21.62% -27.55%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (48.15%) PaaS
1 13 (48.15%) IaaS
1 13 (48.15%) Analytics
1 13 (48.15%) DevOps
2 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 9 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (33.33%) HDInsight
4 9 (33.33%) Power BI
4 9 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (33.33%) Data Lake
5 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 7 (25.93%) Data-Driven Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Data Science
8 5 (18.52%) Open Source
8 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
8 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared

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 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) IaaS
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (48.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) ISDN
1 1 (3.70%) PSTN
1 1 (3.70%) Q.931
1 1 (3.70%) SDH
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 9 (33.33%) HDInsight
1 9 (33.33%) Power BI
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.41%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
2 9 (33.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Quality Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Data Quality Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Product Owner
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Designer
7 1 (3.70%) OSS Architect
7 1 (3.70%) OSS Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) OSS Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Product Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Analytics
1 13 (48.15%) DevOps
2 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.93%) Data-Driven Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Scrum
7 6 (22.22%) Data Science
8 5 (18.52%) Open Source
8 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.11%) ITIL
9 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
9 3 (11.11%) Product Management
10 2 (7.41%) Metadata Management
10 2 (7.41%) Use Case
11 1 (3.70%) Information Governance
11 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.41%) GDPR
3 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) BMC
2 3 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (3.70%) GENBAND
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) IBM