The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Data Stewardship skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Stewardship over the 3 months to 27 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.

Data Stewardship
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 603 649 636
Rank change year-on-year +46 -13  
Contract jobs citing Data Stewardship 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.011% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Median daily rate £275 £455 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.56% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £415 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £523 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £500 -
% change year-on-year -37.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Data Stewardship 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39792 44999 44543
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.35% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25913 29844 28605
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1055 1094 1232
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Stewardship
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Stewardship in the UK

Data Stewardship
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Stewardship in the UK

Data Stewardship
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Stewardship over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Stewardship in the UK

Data Stewardship
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Stewardship within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +22 5 £338 -25.82%
London +5 4 £275 -36.04%
Glasgow - 2 £225 -
Scotland - 2 £225 -
Uxbridge - 2 £244 -
City of London -1 1 £575 +25.00%
Salford - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 £400 -
North West - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Stewardship also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Data Stewardship.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) Data Management
3 5 (50.00%) Master Data Management
4 4 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
5 3 (30.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (20.00%) Data Security
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Data Stewardship
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) iPaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Steward
3 1 (10.00%) Master Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Data Management
2 5 (50.00%) Master Data Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (30.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Security
5 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Sage
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (10.00%) Zuora