The median contractor rate for a Data Manager was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 257 243
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 15 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 16
Median daily rate £415 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.77% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £295 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £675 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £470
% change year-on-year +2.27% -6.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.49

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7309 8525 8846
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.59% 94.96% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15228 19064 18935
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1093 1321 1745
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Data Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the South East

Data Manager
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 Manager in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Manager in the South East

Data Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Manager in the South East

Data Manager
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 Manager in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Manager in the South East

Data Manager
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 Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +21 5 £143 -57.77% 1
Surrey - 3 £558 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £425 - 2
Hampshire +4 1 £475 +35.71%
Kent - 1 £405 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Data Manager
England

Data Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Data Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 14 (34.15%) SAP
2 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) Migration
4 8 (19.51%) Data Migration
4 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (17.07%) Oracle
5 7 (17.07%) Data Management
6 5 (12.20%) Big Data
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) Retail
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.76%) Data Strategy
7 4 (9.76%) ERP
7 4 (9.76%) ETL
7 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.76%) VBA
7 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.76%) Release Management
7 4 (9.76%) Marketing
8 3 (7.32%) Data Governance
8 3 (7.32%) HBase
8 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
8 3 (7.32%) SLA
8 3 (7.32%) GDPR
9 2 (4.88%) Presales
9 2 (4.88%) Data Centre

Data Manager Skill Set
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 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.44%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.44%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.44%) VoIP
1 1 (2.44%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (12.20%) Big Data
2 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.32%) HBase
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Cognos Metric Studio
4 2 (4.88%) Data Mart
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.88%) Sqoop
4 2 (4.88%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Military
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.88%) PMI
2 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) Project Management
2 9 (21.95%) Migration
3 8 (19.51%) Data Migration
4 7 (17.07%) Data Management
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.76%) Data Strategy
6 4 (9.76%) ERP
6 4 (9.76%) ETL
6 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.76%) Release Management
7 3 (7.32%) Data Governance
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) MapReduce
8 2 (4.88%) Presales
8 2 (4.88%) Propensity Modelling
8 2 (4.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) GDPR
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) SAP
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Cognos
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) Informatica
3 2 (4.88%) Siebel
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Infoflex
4 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) Trillium
4 1 (2.44%) Workday