Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Master Data Consultant was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 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.

Master Data Consultant
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 880 876
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Master Data Consultant 19 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.013% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.014% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 11
UK median daily rate £625 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £430 £446 £450
90th Percentile £733 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £556 £490 £500
% change year-on-year +13.52% -2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

Master Data Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Master Data Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Master Data Consultant in the UK

Master Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Master Data Consultant in the UK

Master Data Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Master Data Consultant over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Master Data Consultant in the UK

Master Data Consultant
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Master Data Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England +25 18 £625 +8.70%
UK excluding London +43 15 £556 +13.52%
North of England - 10 £625 -
North West - 9 £625 -
London -9 3 £675 +17.39%
South East - 3 £650 -
South West +3 1 £475 -3.06%
Yorkshire - 1 £426 -
East Midlands - 1 £488 -
Midlands - 1 £488 -

Master Data Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Master Data Consultant 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 featuring Master Data Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) SAP
2 10 (52.63%) Retail
3 9 (47.37%) SAP Retail
4 6 (31.58%) SAP MDG
5 4 (21.05%) Data Governance
5 4 (21.05%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) Data Management
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Master Data Management
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
7 2 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (10.53%) Data Validation
7 2 (10.53%) Data Mapping
7 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
7 2 (10.53%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
8 1 (5.26%) Migration
8 1 (5.26%) Legal
8 1 (5.26%) Publishing
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
8 1 (5.26%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) German Language

Master Data Consultant Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) SAP Retail
2 6 (31.58%) SAP MDG
3 2 (10.53%) SAP MM
3 2 (10.53%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
4 1 (5.26%) SAP MDM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
General
1 10 (52.63%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Data Governance
1 4 (21.05%) ERP
2 3 (15.79%) Data Management
2 3 (15.79%) Master Data Management
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Data Mapping
3 2 (10.53%) Data Validation
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
4 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) SAP