The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 65 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.95% 0.94%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.69% 13.46% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £450 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.42% +8.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £275 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £435 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £12.36 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -25.12%
Data Quality
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
65 52 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.50% 7.09% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 29 36
Median daily rate £375 £348 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £218 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £545 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £17.75 £22.64 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.59% +63.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £14.51 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 £129.63 £118.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.41 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +27.02%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (39.13%) Change Management
4 7 (30.43%) NHS
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
6 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) Analytics
7 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
7 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
7 4 (17.39%) Data Management
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Informatica
8 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
8 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.04%) MS Access
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) MS Project
8 3 (13.04%) Trillium
8 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
8 3 (13.04%) Disclosure Scotland

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (13.04%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) MS Access
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.35%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) SSDT
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Data Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Data Quality Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Head of Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modeller
4 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Manager
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Information Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Architect
5 1 (4.35%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) JMS
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) NHS
3 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) Informatics
5 1 (4.35%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (39.13%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) Information Governance
6 2 (8.70%) Information Management
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Informatica
2 3 (13.04%) Trillium
3 2 (8.70%) DataFlux
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com