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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 31 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.48% 1.57% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.69% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate £425 £419 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £27.25 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-33.94% +80.31%
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
65 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.23% 11.81% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 36 27
Average daily rate £425 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -17.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 2 £375 -6.36%
Data Quality
East of England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Taleo
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) ERwin
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) SOA

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Data Quality also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Quality. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Campaign Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Campaign Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Data Model Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modeller
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle