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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Metadata Management
England / South West
Rank 130 133 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Metadata Management 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £510 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £425 £550
% change year-on-year +20.00% -22.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 2087 2284 2437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.71% 79.67% 78.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1508 1583
Median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 139 82
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.87% +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%  

Metadata Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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
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 22 March 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
Dorset - 5 £510 -
Metadata Management
England

Metadata Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) OLTP
1 5 (100.00%) Informatica
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Lucene
1 5 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 5 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 5 (100.00%) Data Lake
1 5 (100.00%) Reference Data Management
2 4 (80.00%) MagicDraw
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) ERwin
2 4 (80.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration

Metadata 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) Data Lake
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) OLTP
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (100.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) ERwin
1 4 (80.00%) MagicDraw
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Information Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Business Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Lucene
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 5 (100.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Reference Data Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (40.00%) RDF
4 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SPARQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Informatica
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle