Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 174 239
Rank change year-on-year +19 +65 -42
Contract jobs citing Data Management 280 213 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.65% 1.32% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.58% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 138 104
South East median daily rate £475 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -14.71% -5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £225 £272
90th Percentile £578 £568 £584
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.49% +0.06% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £32.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +150.98% +10.87%
10th Percentile £20.73 £27.15 £11.35
90th Percentile £35.60 £36.85 £30.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £19.84 £18.15
% change year-on-year +76.46% +9.28% -19.33%

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 14,471 13,515 15,444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.03% 83.48% 82.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,602 7,869 9,459
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £563 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 514 519 555
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.23% -16.21% +10.21%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.62 £11.81
90th Percentile £52.13 £50.30 £50.15
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.49 £23.75
% change year-on-year -8.11% +3.09% +12.71%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +30 121 £450 -1.37% 37
Berkshire +13 81 £425 - 17
Hampshire +41 70 £418 +26.52% 16
Surrey +5 53 £550 +29.41% 7
Buckinghamshire +31 29 £488 +16.07% 13
West Sussex +6 11 £420 +1.82% 1
Oxfordshire 0 11 £525 +10.53% 7
East Sussex -7 9 £463 -2.63% 7
Kent -24 5 £350 +3.70% 1
Middlesex +2 4 - - 1
Sussex - 2 £525 -
Data Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 73 (26.07%) ETL
2 67 (23.93%) Analytics
3 63 (22.50%) Data Quality
4 58 (20.71%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (20.36%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (19.64%) Migration
7 54 (19.29%) Project Management
8 49 (17.50%) Data Analysis
9 45 (16.07%) Data Modelling
9 45 (16.07%) SQL
9 45 (16.07%) Data Governance
10 44 (15.71%) Oracle
10 44 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (15.71%) Finance
11 43 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
12 41 (14.64%) Problem-Solving
13 40 (14.29%) Data Architecture
14 39 (13.93%) Data Migration
15 37 (13.21%) Big Data
16 36 (12.86%) SAP
16 36 (12.86%) Microsoft Excel
17 34 (12.14%) Data Mapping
18 28 (10.00%) Microsoft
19 27 (9.64%) SAS
20 26 (9.29%) SQL Server
20 26 (9.29%) Degree
21 24 (8.57%) Relational Database
21 24 (8.57%) Visualisation
22 22 (7.86%) Data Integration
23 21 (7.50%) Business Analysis

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 27 (9.64%) SAS
2 11 (3.93%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.14%) Jupyter
5 2 (0.71%) JBoss
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.36%) CICS
6 1 (0.36%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.36%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 36 (12.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.07%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.71%) InDesign
4 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.86%) BusinessWare
2 7 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (1.79%) SAP ERP
3 5 (1.79%) SAP HR
4 4 (1.43%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.71%) SAP MDG
5 2 (0.71%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.71%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.36%) Maximo
6 1 (0.36%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.64%) PaaS
3 8 (2.86%) Azure Data Factory
3 8 (2.86%) SaaS
4 6 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.14%) Azure Machine Learning
4 6 (2.14%) Data Lake Analytics
5 5 (1.79%) IaaS
5 5 (1.79%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 3 (1.07%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (1.07%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.07%) Boomi
6 3 (1.07%) Office 365
7 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.36%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.50%) VoIP
2 3 (1.07%) FTP
3 2 (0.71%) SMS
4 1 (0.36%) ATM
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (20.71%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (13.21%) Big Data
3 26 (9.29%) SQL Server
4 24 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 20 (7.14%) Data Lake
5 20 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 20 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 19 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (5.36%) OLAP
8 12 (4.29%) Power BI
9 11 (3.93%) Apache Hive
10 10 (3.57%) Data Mining
11 9 (3.21%) Oracle Database
11 9 (3.21%) Oracle OLAP
12 8 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (2.50%) DB2
14 6 (2.14%) HDInsight
14 6 (2.14%) MySQL
15 5 (1.79%) MS Access
15 5 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (2.50%) LSMW
1 7 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.07%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.71%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.71%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.36%) gulp
5 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.36%) JIRA
5 1 (0.36%) JUnit
5 1 (0.36%) QUnit
5 1 (0.36%) Selenium
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.36%) XMLSpy
General
1 44 (15.71%) Finance
2 19 (6.79%) Retail
2 19 (6.79%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.07%) Marketing
3 17 (6.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.50%) French Language
4 7 (2.50%) German Language
5 6 (2.14%) Games
6 3 (1.07%) Banking
6 3 (1.07%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.71%) Back Office
7 2 (0.71%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.71%) Publishing
7 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (27.86%) Analyst
2 52 (18.57%) Developer
3 38 (13.57%) Architect
4 33 (11.79%) Data Analyst
5 26 (9.29%) Data Architect
6 24 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 22 (7.86%) Business Analyst
8 20 (7.14%) Consultant
9 15 (5.36%) Migration Analyst
10 12 (4.29%) Data Migration Analyst
11 10 (3.57%) Java Team Leader
11 10 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.57%) Team Leader
12 9 (3.21%) Data Consultant
12 9 (3.21%) IT Analyst
12 9 (3.21%) IT Manager
12 9 (3.21%) IT Project Manager
13 8 (2.86%) Lead Developer
14 7 (2.50%) Migration Consultant
14 7 (2.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.93%) Web Services
2 10 (3.57%) .NET
3 8 (2.86%) Middleware
4 6 (2.14%) D3.js
4 6 (2.14%) Matplotlib
4 6 (2.14%) NumPy
4 6 (2.14%) Pandas
4 6 (2.14%) RESTful
4 6 (2.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 6 (2.14%) Unreal Engine
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.43%) BAPI
7 3 (1.07%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.07%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.07%) IDoc
8 2 (0.71%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.71%) XML
9 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.36%) XSD
9 1 (0.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 57 (20.36%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.00%) Reference Data
5 13 (4.64%) Life Science
6 11 (3.93%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.93%) LIMS
6 11 (3.93%) User Experience
7 7 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.50%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.50%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.14%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.79%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.43%) Taxonomies
11 3 (1.07%) FMCG
11 3 (1.07%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.71%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.71%) Shadow IT
12 2 (0.71%) Social Media
13 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.36%) AIX
2 12 (4.29%) Linux
3 6 (2.14%) Unix
4 4 (1.43%) Windows
5 3 (1.07%) Solaris
6 2 (0.71%) Android
6 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.71%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.36%) VMS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.07%) ETL
2 67 (23.93%) Analytics
3 55 (19.64%) Migration
4 54 (19.29%) Project Management
5 49 (17.50%) Data Analysis
6 45 (16.07%) Data Governance
6 45 (16.07%) Data Modelling
7 44 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (14.64%) Problem-Solving
10 40 (14.29%) Data Architecture
11 39 (13.93%) Data Migration
12 34 (12.14%) Data Mapping
13 24 (8.57%) Visualisation
14 22 (7.86%) Data Integration
15 21 (7.50%) Business Analysis
15 21 (7.50%) Business Analytics
16 19 (6.79%) Validation
17 18 (6.43%) Metadata Management
17 18 (6.43%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (16.07%) SQL
2 18 (6.43%) Python
2 18 (6.43%) R
3 17 (6.07%) Java
4 8 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.14%) C
5 6 (2.14%) U-SQL
5 6 (2.14%) VB
6 5 (1.79%) C#
7 4 (1.43%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.43%) VBA
8 3 (1.07%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.07%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.36%) COBOL
10 1 (0.36%) JCL
10 1 (0.36%) Scala
10 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (9.29%) Degree
2 17 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.07%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.71%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.36%) ACCA
7 1 (0.36%) CIMA
7 1 (0.36%) MCSA
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.36%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (22.50%) Data Quality
2 18 (6.43%) GDPR
3 11 (3.93%) GxP
4 4 (1.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (1.43%) GCP
4 4 (1.43%) GLP
4 4 (1.43%) GMP
5 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.71%) PMO
5 2 (0.71%) QA
5 2 (0.71%) SLA
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.79%) StorNext
2 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.71%) SCCM
2 2 (0.71%) SCOM
3 1 (0.36%) Control-M
3 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 44 (15.71%) Oracle
2 36 (12.86%) SAP
3 28 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.07%) Ab Initio
5 15 (5.36%) webMethods
6 14 (5.00%) Informatica
7 13 (4.64%) Tableau
8 12 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (3.21%) Talend
10 8 (2.86%) IBM
10 8 (2.86%) Vitria
11 5 (1.79%) GENBAND
11 5 (1.79%) Workday
12 4 (1.43%) Apple
12 4 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (1.43%) Remedy
12 4 (1.43%) Symantec
13 3 (1.07%) Adobe
13 3 (1.07%) Cognos
13 3 (1.07%) Dell