The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Metadata Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Metadata Management over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

Metadata Management
England > South West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 139 139
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.073% 0.066% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.084% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
South West median daily rate £444 £450 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.38% -29.41%  
10th Percentile £409 £425 £619
90th Percentile £503 £475 £656
England median daily rate £475 £425 £478
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £27.50 -

Metadata 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 2237 2378 2464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.82% 78.98% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5228 5569 5784
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
10th Percentile £270 £275 £275
90th Percentile £569 £613 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 282 301
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  
10th Percentile £17.00 £19.75 £15.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.23 £55.00
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

Metadata Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Metadata Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Metadata Management in the South West

Metadata 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 Metadata Management in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Metadata Management in the South West

Metadata Management
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 Metadata Management in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Metadata Management in the South West

Metadata Management
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 Metadata Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Wiltshire -3 1 £475 +5.55%
Gloucestershire - 1 £413 -
Metadata Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Metadata 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 Metadata Management.

1 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) Data Management
1 6 (85.71%) Data Quality
2 5 (71.43%) Pentaho
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Solr
2 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (71.43%) Information Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (71.43%) Lucene
2 5 (71.43%) Taxonomies
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Reference Data
2 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Data Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) OLTP
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) OLAP
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) Informatica
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Data Lake
2 5 (71.43%) Reference Data Management
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) ERwin
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) MagicDraw
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration

Metadata Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (71.43%) Data Lake
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 5 (71.43%) OLAP
1 5 (71.43%) OLTP
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (71.43%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ERwin
1 4 (57.14%) MagicDraw
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Data Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Information Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Management Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Lucene
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Reference Data
1 5 (71.43%) Taxonomies
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Management
1 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) Data Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Data Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Information Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Reference Data Management
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (28.57%) RDF
5 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SPARQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Informatica
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle