The first table below looks at the demand for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Berkshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 115 118 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.081% 0.082% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.93% 1.08% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £383 £212
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.18% +80.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -2.77%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
216 186 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.74% 7.67% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 71 109
Average daily rate £400 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £199 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Average hourly rate £17.07 £24.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.32% +42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £16.75 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.53 £45.00 £37.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.17 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+15.22% -6.29%
Data Quality
South East

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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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
Slough - 1 - -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
Data Quality
South East

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) Informatica
2 11 (73.33%) PowerCenter
2 11 (73.33%) ETL
2 11 (73.33%) Data Management
3 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (53.33%) Business Objects
5 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (46.67%) Master Data Management
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
5 7 (46.67%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (26.67%) Toad
9 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
9 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 2 (13.33%) Reference Data
10 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
10 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
10 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
10 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
10 1 (6.67%) Open Source

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) PowerCenter
2 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
6 1 (6.67%) QlikView
6 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Toad
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Informatica Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Business Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ETL
1 11 (73.33%) Data Management
2 7 (46.67%) Data Cleansing
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) Master Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) PDM
4 1 (6.67%) Multidimensional Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Informatica
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.67%) Teradata
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau