The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Master Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Master Data Management over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Master Data Management
England / South West
Rank - 128 140
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 0 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £270 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 - £35.00

Master Data Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2117 2314 2462
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.49% 79.99% 78.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1529 1598
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 135 84
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Master Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Master Data Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Master Data Management in the South West

Master Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Master Data Management in the South West

Master Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Master 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 West region with a requirement for Master Data Management.

1 8 (100.00%) Data Management
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Military
5 2 (25.00%) Firmware
6 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Electronics
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) CA

Master Data Management
Top Related 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%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Hardware Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Master Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Service Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Integration Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Management
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) CA
1 1 (12.50%) SAP