Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 20 November 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 West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 198 210
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Data Manager 8 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 11
South West median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £340 £354 £325
90th Percentile £553 £532 £575
England median daily rate £450 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.90 £35.00
% change year-on-year +30.14% -23.16% -9.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5335 5385 6287
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.13% 94.92% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3341 3503 4096
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £210 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 342 397
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £46.05
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Data Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Manager in the South West

Data Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Manager in the South West

Data Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Manager in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Manager in the South West

Data Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Manager in the South West

Data Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Devon - 3 £375 -
Wiltshire -1 2 £475 +18.75%
Bristol -8 2 £449 +29.28% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £575 -
Data Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West region featuring Data Manager in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 14001
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) CRM

Data Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (25.00%) ISO 14001
2 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) SAP