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 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
Master Data Management
UK
Rank 445 437 470
Rank change year-on-year -8 +33  
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 141 195 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.45% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 116 99
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £337 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £600 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.99 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.95% -42.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 - £35.00

Master Data 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36922 43751 41629
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.12% 82.86% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24340 28690 25778
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1113 1192
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Master Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Master Data Management.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Master Data Management in the UK

Master Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Master Data Management over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Master Data Management in the UK

Master Data Management
Top 30 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 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
England -14 126 £450 - 17
London -10 61 £450 -18.18% 8
South East +4 25 £485 -3.00% 2
Scotland +42 11 £413 +25.00% 1
North West +27 11 £400 -5.88% 5
West Midlands +16 10 £430 +14.66%
West Sussex +6 7 £525 -2.55% 1
Cheshire +29 6 £431 +7.81% 1
Hampshire +23 6 £485 -0.51%
Canary Wharf +4 6 - -
City of London -9 6 £575 +9.52% 3
Glasgow - 6 £300 - 1
Surrey +18 5 - -
Yorkshire +11 5 £463 -7.50%
Coventry -4 5 £410 -
East of England -7 5 £488 +14.70% 1
North East - 5 £425 -
Staines - 5 - -
Berkshire +9 4 £450 -10.00%
Worthing +8 4 - - 1
Southampton +7 4 - -
Edinburgh +25 3 £500 +51.51%
West Yorkshire +17 3 £500 -3.61%
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £500 +17.64%
Birmingham +4 3 £475 +21.79%
Durham - 3 £275 -
Middlesex - 3 - -
Cambridge +15 2 £505 +18.82%
Leeds +10 2 £500 +6.38%
Manchester +5 2 £400 -5.88% 2

Master Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 324 (100.00%) Data Management
2 119 (36.73%) Finance
3 99 (30.56%) Data Modelling
4 86 (26.54%) ETL
5 83 (25.62%) SQL
6 80 (24.69%) Data Quality
7 78 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
8 70 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
9 69 (21.30%) Data Governance
10 66 (20.37%) Oracle
11 64 (19.75%) SAP
12 63 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
13 62 (19.14%) Data Analysis
14 56 (17.28%) SQL Server
15 51 (15.74%) CRM
15 51 (15.74%) ERP
16 46 (14.20%) Data Architecture
17 42 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
18 39 (12.04%) Data Integration
19 38 (11.73%) Analytics
20 36 (11.11%) Banking
21 35 (10.80%) Migration
22 34 (10.49%) Logical Data Model
23 33 (10.19%) Reference Data
24 32 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 32 (9.88%) Microsoft
25 30 (9.26%) Big Data
26 28 (8.64%) BusinessObjects
26 28 (8.64%) SOA
27 27 (8.33%) Hadoop

Master Data Management
Top Related 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 13 (4.01%) SAS
2 10 (3.09%) CMS
3 9 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.54%) Confluence
5 5 (1.54%) NetWeaver
5 5 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (1.54%) SAP EP
6 3 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.31%) JBoss
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.40%) MS Office
3 4 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.23%) SPSS
4 3 (0.93%) MS Project
4 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (6.17%) SAP ERP
2 19 (5.86%) SAP PSCD
3 15 (4.63%) SAP MDM
4 10 (3.09%) HFM
5 8 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (2.47%) SAP FI
6 7 (2.16%) Hyperion Planning
7 6 (1.85%) SAP CO
7 6 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (1.85%) SAP MDG
8 5 (1.54%) SAP CRM
9 4 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (1.23%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.62%) SAP FI-CA
11 2 (0.62%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.62%) SAP PP
11 2 (0.62%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.23%) Heroku
4 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.62%) IaaS
4 2 (0.62%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.31%) Slack
5 1 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.16%) Network Security
2 2 (0.62%) Extranet
2 2 (0.62%) Intranet
2 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
2 56 (17.28%) SQL Server
3 32 (9.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (9.26%) Big Data
5 28 (8.64%) BusinessObjects
6 27 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 25 (7.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (6.79%) SAP BW
9 19 (5.86%) SAP Data Services
10 18 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (4.32%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (4.01%) IBM InfoSphere
13 12 (3.70%) OLAP
14 11 (3.40%) Oracle ODI
15 10 (3.09%) Data Mining
15 10 (3.09%) DB2
16 9 (2.78%) NoSQL
17 8 (2.47%) HBase
17 8 (2.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.01%) Talend Open Studio
3 12 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 10 (3.09%) ERwin
5 7 (2.16%) JIRA
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 119 (36.73%) Finance
2 36 (11.11%) Banking
3 25 (7.72%) Retail
4 24 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 19 (5.86%) General Ledger
6 11 (3.40%) Marketing
7 7 (2.16%) Legal
7 7 (2.16%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.23%) Advertising
10 3 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.62%) Military
11 2 (0.62%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.31%) Automotive
12 1 (0.31%) Electronics
12 1 (0.31%) Finnish Language
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
12 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (27.16%) Analyst
2 81 (25.00%) Architect
3 53 (16.36%) Consultant
4 51 (15.74%) Data Architect
5 35 (10.80%) Data Analyst
6 29 (8.95%) Business Analyst
7 24 (7.41%) Developer
8 22 (6.79%) SAP Consultant
9 15 (4.63%) Data Manager
9 15 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (4.32%) Data Consultant
11 12 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
12 11 (3.40%) Master Data Analyst
13 10 (3.09%) Data Quality Analyst
13 10 (3.09%) Project Manager
13 10 (3.09%) Quality Analyst
14 9 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 9 (2.78%) Business Systems Analyst
15 8 (2.47%) Administrator
15 8 (2.47%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.86%) SAP XI
1 19 (5.86%) XML
2 18 (5.56%) REST
3 15 (4.63%) Web Services
4 9 (2.78%) JSON
5 8 (2.47%) J2EE
5 8 (2.47%) SOAP
6 7 (2.16%) .NET
7 6 (1.85%) Middleware
7 6 (1.85%) RESTful
8 5 (1.54%) SAP Basis
8 5 (1.54%) SAP PI
9 4 (1.23%) PostGIS
9 4 (1.23%) XML Schema
9 4 (1.23%) XSLT
10 3 (0.93%) XSD
11 2 (0.62%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (0.62%) XBRL
11 2 (0.62%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (10.19%) Reference Data
3 24 (7.41%) Data Structures
4 19 (5.86%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.32%) Taxonomies
6 9 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.47%) User Experience
8 6 (1.85%) Replication
9 5 (1.54%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.54%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.23%) Derivative
11 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.93%) Equities
11 3 (0.93%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.62%) FMCG
12 2 (0.62%) Reinsurance
13 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.85%) Unix
2 2 (0.62%) AIX
2 2 (0.62%) Linux
3 1 (0.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (100.00%) Data Management
2 99 (30.56%) Data Modelling
3 86 (26.54%) ETL
4 78 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
5 70 (21.60%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (21.30%) Data Governance
7 62 (19.14%) Data Analysis
8 51 (15.74%) CRM
8 51 (15.74%) ERP
9 46 (14.20%) Data Architecture
10 39 (12.04%) Data Integration
11 38 (11.73%) Analytics
12 35 (10.80%) Migration
13 34 (10.49%) Logical Data Model
14 28 (8.64%) SOA
15 26 (8.02%) Data Migration
16 25 (7.72%) Waterfall
17 23 (7.10%) Information Management
18 22 (6.79%) Physical Data Model
18 22 (6.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 83 (25.62%) SQL
2 19 (5.86%) Java
3 15 (4.63%) T-SQL
4 11 (3.40%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.54%) C#
6 3 (0.93%) C
7 2 (0.62%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (0.62%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.62%) Python
8 1 (0.31%) ABAP
8 1 (0.31%) Perl
8 1 (0.31%) R
8 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (7.72%) Degree
2 19 (5.86%) CCA
3 12 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.62%) APMP
5 2 (0.62%) ISEB
5 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.62%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.31%) MBA
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (24.69%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.85%) QA
3 3 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.93%) MiFID
4 2 (0.62%) GDPR
4 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.62%) SLA
4 2 (0.62%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.31%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.62%) Firmware
1 2 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Control-M
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 66 (20.37%) Oracle
2 64 (19.75%) SAP
3 32 (9.88%) Microsoft
4 25 (7.72%) IBM
5 23 (7.10%) Informatica
6 19 (5.86%) webMethods
7 13 (4.01%) Hyperion
7 13 (4.01%) Talend
8 9 (2.78%) Cognos
8 9 (2.78%) Teradata
9 8 (2.47%) Cloudera
9 8 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.16%) Tableau
11 6 (1.85%) DataFlux
11 6 (1.85%) GoldenSource
12 5 (1.54%) Marketo
12 5 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (1.23%) Adobe
13 4 (1.23%) ESRI
13 4 (1.23%) Netezza
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