Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 152 221
Rank change year-on-year +2 +69 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Management 270 222 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.61% 1.44% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.73% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 150 117
South East median daily rate £456 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £333 £201 £263
90th Percentile £588 £592 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £14.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.81% +157.95% -63.55%
England median hourly rate £30.00 £22.74 £18.00
% change year-on-year +31.93% +26.33% -21.74%

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 14,149 12,796 14,727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.42% 82.96% 81.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,328 7,422 9,000
South East median daily rate £435 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +4.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £260 £250
90th Percentile £588 £565 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 513 577
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £22.52 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.53% -18.11% +27.61%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.25 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.11% +11.51%

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 24 April 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
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 24 April 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 +23 113 £425 -10.53% 23
Berkshire +21 88 £400 -15.79% 17
Hampshire +34 62 £473 +70.27% 13
Surrey -4 54 £525 +61.54% 11
Buckinghamshire +1 25 £500 +66.67% 3
West Sussex 0 18 £410 -2.09% 4
Kent -36 9 £350 +3.70% 3
Middlesex -6 4 £350 +16.76% 1
East Sussex -7 4 £500 - 7
M4 Corridor - 1 £350 -
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 64 (23.70%) ETL
2 63 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (22.96%) Analytics
4 59 (21.85%) SQL
5 54 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 52 (19.26%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (17.41%) Project Management
8 45 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 43 (15.93%) Data Governance
9 43 (15.93%) Data Mapping
10 39 (14.44%) Migration
11 38 (14.07%) Finance
11 38 (14.07%) Data Warehouse
12 37 (13.70%) Oracle
12 37 (13.70%) Visualisation
12 37 (13.70%) Data Quality
13 35 (12.96%) Data Modelling
13 35 (12.96%) Business Analysis
14 34 (12.59%) Microsoft
15 33 (12.22%) Big Data
16 31 (11.48%) SQL Server
16 31 (11.48%) Java
17 30 (11.11%) SAS
18 29 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (10.74%) Self-Motivation
19 28 (10.37%) Data Integration
20 27 (10.00%) Data Architecture
21 26 (9.63%) Microsoft Excel
22 25 (9.26%) GDPR
23 23 (8.52%) SAP

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 30 (11.11%) SAS
2 11 (4.07%) Jupyter
2 11 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.11%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.11%) CMS
4 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.37%) Documentum
5 1 (0.37%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.37%) JBoss
5 1 (0.37%) PowerExchange
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (9.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.11%) InDesign
4 3 (1.11%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.96%) BusinessWare
2 4 (1.48%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.48%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.48%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.37%) FastStats
4 1 (0.37%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.37%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.33%) PaaS
3 9 (3.33%) SaaS
4 5 (1.85%) IaaS
5 4 (1.48%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.48%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (1.11%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (1.11%) Boomi
6 3 (1.11%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.74%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.74%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.37%) Force.com
8 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.37%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.85%) VoIP
2 4 (1.48%) Skype
3 3 (1.11%) FTP
3 3 (1.11%) SAN
4 2 (0.74%) DHCP
4 2 (0.74%) DNS
4 2 (0.74%) Intranet
4 2 (0.74%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.37%) Firewall
5 1 (0.37%) SMS
5 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.07%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (12.22%) Big Data
3 31 (11.48%) SQL Server
4 20 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 18 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 17 (6.30%) NoSQL
6 17 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (5.93%) Data Lake
7 16 (5.93%) QlikView
8 15 (5.56%) Data Mining
9 10 (3.70%) OLAP
9 10 (3.70%) Power BI
10 9 (3.33%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (2.59%) DB2
11 7 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.48%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (1.48%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 7 (2.59%) LSMW
2 4 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (1.11%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.37%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.37%) JIRA
5 1 (0.37%) JUnit
5 1 (0.37%) QUnit
5 1 (0.37%) Selenium
5 1 (0.37%) XMLSpy
General
1 38 (14.07%) Finance
2 14 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.44%) Marketing
4 11 (4.07%) Games
4 11 (4.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (4.07%) Retail
5 7 (2.59%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.59%) French Language
5 7 (2.59%) German Language
5 7 (2.59%) Legal
6 6 (2.22%) Banking
7 2 (0.74%) Advertising
7 2 (0.74%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.74%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.74%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Military
8 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (36.67%) Analyst
2 46 (17.04%) Architect
3 45 (16.67%) Developer
4 41 (15.19%) Business Analyst
5 28 (10.37%) Data Analyst
5 28 (10.37%) Data Architect
6 18 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
6 18 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 16 (5.93%) Lead Developer
8 15 (5.56%) Consultant
8 15 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 15 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
8 15 (5.56%) webMethods Developer
9 14 (5.19%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.81%) Systems Analyst
11 12 (4.44%) Business Systems Analyst
12 11 (4.07%) Data Scientist
12 11 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (3.70%) GDPR Business Analyst
14 9 (3.33%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.07%) Matplotlib
1 11 (4.07%) NumPy
1 11 (4.07%) Pandas
2 10 (3.70%) D3.js
2 10 (3.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 10 (3.70%) Unreal Engine
3 7 (2.59%) .NET
3 7 (2.59%) Web Services
4 5 (1.85%) RESTful
5 4 (1.48%) BAPI
5 4 (1.48%) Middleware
5 4 (1.48%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.11%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.11%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.11%) IDoc
7 2 (0.74%) LDAP
7 2 (0.74%) MEAP
7 2 (0.74%) XML
8 1 (0.37%) JMS
8 1 (0.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 63 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.74%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (8.15%) User Experience
4 13 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.81%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.44%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.59%) Life Science
7 6 (2.22%) Clustering
7 6 (2.22%) LIMS
8 5 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.85%) FMCG
9 3 (1.11%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.74%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.74%) Social Media
11 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.52%) AIX
2 9 (3.33%) Linux
3 7 (2.59%) Windows
4 2 (0.74%) Android
4 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.37%) Unix
5 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (23.70%) ETL
2 62 (22.96%) Analytics
3 54 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 52 (19.26%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (17.41%) Project Management
6 45 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 43 (15.93%) Data Governance
7 43 (15.93%) Data Mapping
8 39 (14.44%) Migration
9 37 (13.70%) Visualisation
10 35 (12.96%) Business Analysis
10 35 (12.96%) Data Modelling
11 29 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (10.37%) Data Integration
13 27 (10.00%) Data Architecture
14 21 (7.78%) Data Migration
15 20 (7.41%) Data Protection
16 19 (7.04%) Data Cleansing
16 19 (7.04%) Decision-Making
17 18 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 59 (21.85%) SQL
2 31 (11.48%) Java
3 16 (5.93%) R
4 15 (5.56%) Python
5 9 (3.33%) VBA
6 8 (2.96%) C
6 8 (2.96%) C#
7 7 (2.59%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.59%) VB
8 2 (0.74%) U-SQL
9 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (8.15%) Degree
2 15 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.48%) MCSE
7 3 (1.11%) CCNA
8 2 (0.74%) CCDP
8 2 (0.74%) CCNP
8 2 (0.74%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.74%) CISM
8 2 (0.74%) CISSP
8 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.37%) MCSA
9 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.37%) PMP
9 1 (0.37%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.70%) Data Quality
2 25 (9.26%) GDPR
3 18 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.22%) GxP
5 2 (0.74%) QA
6 1 (0.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.37%) GCP
6 1 (0.37%) GLP
6 1 (0.37%) GMP
6 1 (0.37%) PMO
6 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.85%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.85%) StorNext
2 5 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.11%) SCCM
3 2 (0.74%) Ambari
3 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.74%) Nagios
3 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 37 (13.70%) Oracle
2 34 (12.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.52%) SAP
3 23 (8.52%) Tableau
3 23 (8.52%) webMethods
4 14 (5.19%) Ab Initio
5 10 (3.70%) Informatica
6 9 (3.33%) Teradata
7 8 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.96%) Vitria
8 6 (2.22%) IBM
9 5 (1.85%) Talend
10 4 (1.48%) NetApp
10 4 (1.48%) Remedy
11 3 (1.11%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.11%) Adobe
11 3 (1.11%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.11%) DataFlux
11 3 (1.11%) Dell
11 3 (1.11%) HP