The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 36 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 1 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 5.17% 0.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.23% 41.86% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 3
Median daily rate £500 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £23.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-32.25% +58.33%
Data Quality
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.75% 12.36% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 11
Median daily rate £245 £440 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.31% +40.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £298 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Median hourly rate £8.63 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.43% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £40.00 £38.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.02 £44.52 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Quality across the Bedfordshire region.

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Bedfordshire region.

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -6 1 £500 +17.64%
Data Quality
East of England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Lineage
3 2 (33.33%) Taleo
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Trillium
4 1 (16.67%) ERwin
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Taleo
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) ERwin
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Model Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modeller
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Data Lineage
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) DataFlux
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau
1 1 (16.67%) Trillium