Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 January 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
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 140 156
Rank change year-on-year +32 +16 +27
Contract jobs citing Data Management 352 248 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.17% 1.63% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 1.98% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 150 163
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +10.76%
10th Percentile £241 £237 £259
90th Percentile £625 £588 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 9
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £13.00 £12.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.85% +1.56% -15.90%
10th Percentile £15.33 £12.42 £10.33
90th Percentile £30.88 £40.95 £22.30
England median hourly rate £30.00 £21.07 £18.50
% change year-on-year +42.38% +13.89% -21.28%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,447 12,541 14,840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.83% 82.23% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,103 7,517 8,872
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £251
90th Percentile £585 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +3.93% +1.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 506 624
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.21 £11.06 £11.86
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in the South East

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in the South East

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in the South East

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in the South East

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Management in the South East

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley +32 169 £450 - 31
Berkshire +49 139 £400 -15.79% 18
Hampshire +47 75 £485 +14.12% 10
Surrey +5 54 £466 +10.95% 6
West Sussex -24 22 £513 -2.38% 6
Buckinghamshire -27 18 £488 +13.04% 5
Kent -21 17 £350 -1.41% 2
Oxfordshire -13 12 £495 +10.00% 8
East Sussex +1 6 £245 -38.75% 4
Middlesex +3 4 £350 - 1
M4 Corridor - 2 £325 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 94 (26.70%) SQL
2 82 (23.30%) Master Data Management
3 61 (17.33%) Oracle
4 60 (17.05%) Finance
4 60 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (16.19%) SQL Server
6 56 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
7 53 (15.06%) Data Modelling
7 53 (15.06%) ETL
8 50 (14.20%) Microsoft
8 50 (14.20%) Data Architecture
9 47 (13.35%) Migration
10 45 (12.78%) Data Analysis
11 44 (12.50%) CRM
11 44 (12.50%) SAP
12 43 (12.22%) Microsoft Excel
13 42 (11.93%) Project Management
14 40 (11.36%) Data Mapping
15 37 (10.51%) GDPR
16 36 (10.23%) Analytics
16 36 (10.23%) Data Governance
17 35 (9.94%) Data Warehouse
18 34 (9.66%) Data Quality
19 31 (8.81%) Business Analysis
19 31 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (7.95%) Telecoms
21 27 (7.67%) IBM
21 27 (7.67%) Retail
21 27 (7.67%) High Availability
22 26 (7.39%) Data Protection

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (3.98%) Oracle Service Bus
3 14 (3.98%) SAS
4 5 (1.42%) Jupyter
5 4 (1.14%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.14%) CMS
6 2 (0.57%) Documentum
6 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.57%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (12.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.28%) InDesign
5 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (4.55%) Siebel CRM
2 15 (4.26%) Hyperion Planning
3 13 (3.69%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (3.69%) Oracle Utilities
4 12 (3.41%) FastStats
4 12 (3.41%) SAP ERP
5 8 (2.27%) SAP Hybris
6 6 (1.70%) SAP PSCD
7 5 (1.42%) HFM
8 4 (1.14%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle SCM
9 2 (0.57%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.57%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.57%) SAP MDG
10 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.28%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.40%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.41%) IaaS
3 12 (3.41%) PaaS
3 12 (3.41%) SaaS
4 6 (1.70%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.14%) Amazon Glacier
5 4 (1.14%) Boomi
5 4 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.85%) Slack
6 3 (0.85%) Trello
7 2 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.98%) VoIP
2 9 (2.56%) SAN
3 5 (1.42%) Firewall
3 5 (1.42%) FTP
4 4 (1.14%) SIGTRAN
4 4 (1.14%) SS7
5 3 (0.85%) DNS
5 3 (0.85%) INAP
5 3 (0.85%) Network Security
5 3 (0.85%) Skype
6 2 (0.57%) DHCP
6 2 (0.57%) DOCSIS
6 2 (0.57%) Intranet
6 2 (0.57%) SDH
6 2 (0.57%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.57%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.28%) NAS
7 1 (0.28%) SSH
7 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.94%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (6.25%) Big Data
5 20 (5.68%) IBM InfoSphere
6 19 (5.40%) QlikView
7 16 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 15 (4.26%) Hadoop
8 15 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (4.26%) Oracle Database 12c
8 15 (4.26%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (3.98%) Oracle BI EE
9 14 (3.98%) Oracle ODI
10 11 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
11 10 (2.84%) Data Mining
11 10 (2.84%) NoSQL
12 9 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.99%) Geospatial Data
14 6 (1.70%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 14 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (1.42%) LSMW
4 3 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.28%) ERwin
5 1 (0.28%) GitLab
5 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (17.05%) Finance
2 28 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 27 (7.67%) Retail
4 26 (7.39%) Marketing
5 18 (5.11%) Legal
6 8 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.99%) Banking
7 7 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.70%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.70%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.42%) Electronics
10 4 (1.14%) Games
10 4 (1.14%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.85%) Advertising
12 2 (0.57%) Automotive
12 2 (0.57%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.28%) Back Office
13 1 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 98 (27.84%) Analyst
2 71 (20.17%) Architect
3 45 (12.78%) Data Architect
4 42 (11.93%) Data Analyst
5 39 (11.08%) Business Analyst
6 32 (9.09%) Developer
7 27 (7.67%) Consultant
8 17 (4.83%) SQL Developer
9 15 (4.26%) DBA
9 15 (4.26%) Project Manager
10 14 (3.98%) Oracle DBA
11 13 (3.69%) Database Developer
11 13 (3.69%) SQL Database Developer
11 13 (3.69%) SSIS Developer
11 13 (3.69%) T-SQL Developer
12 12 (3.41%) SAP Consultant
13 11 (3.13%) Technical Architect
14 10 (2.84%) Administrator
14 10 (2.84%) Hyperion Consultant
14 10 (2.84%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.82%) XML
2 17 (4.83%) Web Services
3 16 (4.55%) Middleware
3 16 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 14 (3.98%) .NET
5 13 (3.69%) .NET Framework
5 13 (3.69%) Entity Framework
6 6 (1.70%) HTML
6 6 (1.70%) JDBC
6 6 (1.70%) SAP XI
7 5 (1.42%) Matplotlib
7 5 (1.42%) NumPy
7 5 (1.42%) Pandas
8 4 (1.14%) BAPI
8 4 (1.14%) D3.js
8 4 (1.14%) RESTful
8 4 (1.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (1.14%) Unreal Engine
9 3 (0.85%) J2EE
10 2 (0.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.53%) Clustering
3 15 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (3.98%) Data Structures
4 14 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.69%) Algorithms
5 13 (3.69%) User Experience
6 10 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.84%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.70%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.14%) Life Science
8 4 (1.14%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.85%) FMCG
9 3 (0.85%) Infotainment
10 2 (0.57%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.57%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.57%) Social Media
11 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.25%) AIX
2 14 (3.98%) Windows
3 13 (3.69%) Linux
4 6 (1.70%) Unix
5 4 (1.14%) Solaris
6 2 (0.57%) Android
6 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.28%) CentOS
7 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (23.30%) Master Data Management
2 56 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (15.06%) Data Modelling
3 53 (15.06%) ETL
4 50 (14.20%) Data Architecture
5 47 (13.35%) Migration
6 45 (12.78%) Data Analysis
7 44 (12.50%) CRM
8 42 (11.93%) Project Management
9 40 (11.36%) Data Mapping
10 36 (10.23%) Analytics
10 36 (10.23%) Data Governance
11 31 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (8.81%) Business Analysis
12 27 (7.67%) High Availability
13 26 (7.39%) Data Protection
13 26 (7.39%) Statistics
14 21 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (5.97%) Visualisation
15 20 (5.68%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 94 (26.70%) SQL
2 24 (6.82%) Java
3 19 (5.40%) T-SQL
4 12 (3.41%) C#
5 10 (2.84%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.56%) Python
6 9 (2.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 8 (2.27%) VB
7 8 (2.27%) VBA
8 5 (1.42%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.42%) R
9 4 (1.14%) Perl
9 4 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.57%) C
10 2 (0.57%) C++
11 1 (0.28%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (5.68%) Degree
2 15 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.41%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.27%) CCNA
6 8 (2.27%) MCSE
7 6 (1.70%) CCA
8 3 (0.85%) CISSP
8 3 (0.85%) PMP
9 2 (0.57%) CCDP
9 2 (0.57%) CCNP
9 2 (0.57%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.57%) CISM
9 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.57%) MCSA
9 2 (0.57%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.28%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.51%) GDPR
2 34 (9.66%) Data Quality
3 21 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.70%) QA
5 5 (1.42%) PMO
6 3 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 9 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.14%) HDFS
5 1 (0.28%) NFS
5 1 (0.28%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (1.42%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.57%) Ambari
3 2 (0.57%) Nagios
3 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) Control-M
4 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (17.33%) Oracle
2 50 (14.20%) Microsoft
3 44 (12.50%) SAP
4 27 (7.67%) IBM
5 17 (4.83%) Siebel
6 15 (4.26%) Hyperion
7 14 (3.98%) webMethods
8 10 (2.84%) Tableau
9 9 (2.56%) Teradata
10 8 (2.27%) 3PAR
10 8 (2.27%) HP
10 8 (2.27%) hybris
11 6 (1.70%) JDA
11 6 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.70%) Veritas
12 5 (1.42%) DataFlux
13 4 (1.14%) GENBAND
13 4 (1.14%) Google
13 4 (1.14%) JD Edwards
13 4 (1.14%) NetApp