Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Master Data Management
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 603 529 555
Rank change year-on-year -74 +26 +7
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 287 398 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 230 199
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £313 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
UK median hourly rate £60.25 £43.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.12% -28.33% -42.86%
10th Percentile £59.06 £41.50 £23.80
90th Percentile £65.48 £44.50 £79.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.66 - -

Master Data Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87155 88463 92228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.47% 83.90% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58071 58482 59737
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £631 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2066 2352 2726
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.75 £47.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.16% +18.75%

Master Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Master Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Master Data Management in the UK

Master Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Master Data Management in the UK

Master Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Master Data Management over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Master Data Management in the UK

Master Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Master Data Management.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Master Data Management in the UK

Master Data Management
Top 14 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 Management within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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 -74 278 £500 - 28
UK excluding London -33 155 £485 +7.78% 17
London -75 121 £550 - 12
South East +14 76 £500 +6.38% 3
North of England +63 35 £420 -6.67% 9
North West +12 23 £420 -16.00% 4
Midlands -6 22 £463 +2.78% 1
West Midlands +6 21 £463 +5.71% 1
South West -1 10 £525 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire +18 7 £575 +22.99% 5
East of England -40 7 £438 -2.78% 1
North East +66 5 £300 -29.82%
Scotland -8 5 £400 +5.26% 1
East Midlands -10 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 with a requirement for Master Data Management.

1 287 (100.00%) Data Management
2 107 (37.28%) Data Modelling
3 81 (28.22%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (26.83%) Data Architecture
5 65 (22.65%) Data Quality
5 65 (22.65%) SQL
6 58 (20.21%) Finance
7 56 (19.51%) Data Analysis
8 54 (18.82%) Oracle
8 54 (18.82%) ETL
8 54 (18.82%) Data Governance
9 49 (17.07%) Migration
10 47 (16.38%) Data Warehouse
11 41 (14.29%) SAP
12 39 (13.59%) Microsoft
13 37 (12.89%) IBM
13 37 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
14 34 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (11.50%) Retail
15 33 (11.50%) Data Mapping
16 31 (10.80%) Data Migration
16 31 (10.80%) Analytics
17 29 (10.10%) Management Information System
17 29 (10.10%) CRM
17 29 (10.10%) SQL Server
18 28 (9.76%) Logical Data Model
19 27 (9.41%) SOA
19 27 (9.41%) Big Data
20 26 (9.06%) IBM InfoSphere
20 26 (9.06%) Project Management

Master Data Management
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 16 (5.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (3.83%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.39%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.39%) Confluence
5 3 (1.05%) CMS
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.70%) Documentum
6 2 (0.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.79%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.35%) SPSS
4 1 (0.35%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (3.83%) Siebel CRM
2 10 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (3.48%) Oracle Utilities
3 6 (2.09%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 5 (1.74%) Hyperion Planning
4 5 (1.74%) SAP MDM
5 4 (1.39%) HFM
5 4 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (1.05%) Radian6
6 3 (1.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (1.05%) SAP MDG
6 3 (1.05%) SAP MM
6 3 (1.05%) Social Studio
7 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle TCA
7 2 (0.70%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.70%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.74%) Slack
2 5 (1.74%) Trello
3 4 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (1.05%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 3 (1.05%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.79%) Unified Communications
2 4 (1.39%) SMS
3 3 (1.05%) CTI
4 2 (0.70%) Internet
5 1 (0.35%) Firewall
5 1 (0.35%) Intranet
5 1 (0.35%) LDAP
5 1 (0.35%) Network Security
5 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.38%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (10.10%) SQL Server
3 27 (9.41%) Big Data
4 26 (9.06%) IBM InfoSphere
5 17 (5.92%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (5.57%) Oracle Database
7 15 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (4.88%) Geospatial Data
9 12 (4.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (4.18%) Relational Database
10 11 (3.83%) Power BI
11 9 (3.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 9 (3.14%) Data Mining
11 9 (3.14%) NoSQL
11 9 (3.14%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (2.44%) GIS
12 7 (2.44%) SAP BW
12 7 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (4.53%) ERwin
2 11 (3.83%) JIRA
3 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.05%) Maven
4 3 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.70%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.70%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.70%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 58 (20.21%) Finance
2 33 (11.50%) Retail
3 16 (5.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (4.88%) Marketing
5 9 (3.14%) Advertising
5 9 (3.14%) Legal
6 8 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.44%) Publishing
8 6 (2.09%) German Language
8 6 (2.09%) Italian Language
9 5 (1.74%) Banking
9 5 (1.74%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.39%) Local Government
11 3 (1.05%) Private Banking
11 3 (1.05%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.70%) Automotive
12 2 (0.70%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.70%) French Language
12 2 (0.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 119 (41.46%) Architect
2 86 (29.97%) Data Architect
3 58 (20.21%) Analyst
4 31 (10.80%) Data Analyst
5 27 (9.41%) Consultant
6 21 (7.32%) Developer
7 20 (6.97%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (5.92%) Business Analyst
9 16 (5.57%) Enterprise Architect
10 15 (5.23%) Project Manager
11 11 (3.83%) DBA
11 11 (3.83%) Enterprise Data Architect
12 10 (3.48%) Data Modeller
12 10 (3.48%) Database Architect
12 10 (3.48%) Oracle DBA
12 10 (3.48%) SAP Consultant
13 9 (3.14%) Supply Chain Architect
14 8 (2.79%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 8 (2.79%) SAP Analyst
15 7 (2.44%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.36%) XML
2 14 (4.88%) Web Services
3 12 (4.18%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (3.83%) Middleware
4 11 (3.83%) REST
5 7 (2.44%) SOAP
6 3 (1.05%) .NET
6 3 (1.05%) JSON
6 3 (1.05%) MDX
7 2 (0.70%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.70%) BAPI
7 2 (0.70%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.70%) J2EE
7 2 (0.70%) Kafka
7 2 (0.70%) Spring
7 2 (0.70%) WSH
8 1 (0.35%) JAX-RS
8 1 (0.35%) RESTful
8 1 (0.35%) SAP Core Interface
8 1 (0.35%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.10%) Management Information System
3 22 (7.67%) Reference Data
4 13 (4.53%) Data Structures
5 12 (4.18%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.79%) Taxonomies
7 5 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.74%) Social Media
8 4 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.05%) FMCG
9 3 (1.05%) iPad
9 3 (1.05%) IVR
9 3 (1.05%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.70%) PMI
10 2 (0.70%) User Experience
11 1 (0.35%) CESG
11 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.23%) Unix
2 10 (3.48%) AIX
3 8 (2.79%) Windows
4 6 (2.09%) Linux
5 3 (1.05%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (100.00%) Data Management
2 107 (37.28%) Data Modelling
3 81 (28.22%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (26.83%) Data Architecture
5 56 (19.51%) Data Analysis
6 54 (18.82%) Data Governance
6 54 (18.82%) ETL
7 49 (17.07%) Migration
8 34 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (11.50%) Data Mapping
10 31 (10.80%) Analytics
10 31 (10.80%) Data Migration
11 29 (10.10%) CRM
12 28 (9.76%) Logical Data Model
13 27 (9.41%) SOA
14 26 (9.06%) Project Management
15 25 (8.71%) Business Analysis
15 25 (8.71%) Data Cleansing
16 22 (7.67%) Data Integration
17 20 (6.97%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 65 (22.65%) SQL
2 12 (4.18%) Java
3 9 (3.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.79%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.44%) C
5 7 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.70%) C#
6 2 (0.70%) Python
6 2 (0.70%) Scala
7 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.35%) R
7 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (6.97%) Degree
2 17 (5.92%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.09%) ISEB
6 5 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (1.39%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.05%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.70%) CBAP
9 2 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.70%) MCSD
9 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.70%) PMP
10 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (22.65%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.83%) GDPR
3 9 (3.14%) QA
4 2 (0.70%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (3.83%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.70%) Firmware
4 1 (0.35%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.35%) OpenDJ
4 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.14%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.35%) Control-M
2 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 54 (18.82%) Oracle
2 41 (14.29%) SAP
3 39 (13.59%) Microsoft
4 37 (12.89%) IBM
5 18 (6.27%) Informatica
6 12 (4.18%) Siebel
7 10 (3.48%) Ariba
7 10 (3.48%) Veritas
8 7 (2.44%) JD Edwards
8 7 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.09%) JDA
9 6 (2.09%) OpenText
10 5 (1.74%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.74%) Tableau
11 4 (1.39%) Google
11 4 (1.39%) HP
12 3 (1.05%) Cognos
12 3 (1.05%) Pardot
12 3 (1.05%) Talend
12 3 (1.05%) TIBCO