The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Management
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 17 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.04% - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.71 £17.75
% change year-on-year -13.26% +78.63%  

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 advertised in Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 94 79 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 78.99% 81.44% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 41 46
Median daily rate £463 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £37.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.66% +123.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Watford

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Watford

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Record to Report
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) NCDA
1 2 (33.33%) NCIE
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 2 (33.33%) Brocade
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft
1 2 (33.33%) NetApp
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
1 2 (33.33%) WSO2
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP