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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 49 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 16 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.08% 1.33% 0.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.58% 18.03% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +85.18%
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
91 61 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.80% 7.37% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 43 20
Median daily rate £375 £344 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £173 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £14.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.57% -38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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 18 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (36.00%) Data Governance
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Change Management
4 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) NHS
5 6 (24.00%) Workflow
5 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (24.00%) Analytics
5 6 (24.00%) Nintex
5 6 (24.00%) User Experience
5 6 (24.00%) Predictive Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) Data Management
7 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (12.00%) MS Project
8 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.00%) MS Access
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (12.00%) Degree
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (12.00%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (12.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Extranet
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MS Access
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SSDT
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Head of Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modeller
5 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Governance Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Data Governance Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Data Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Governance Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) NHS Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) NHS
2 6 (24.00%) User Experience
3 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Statistics
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (36.00%) Change Management
2 9 (36.00%) Data Governance
3 6 (24.00%) Analytics
3 6 (24.00%) Data Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Predictive Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Workflow
4 5 (20.00%) Data Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) Master Data Management
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Change Control
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Information Governance
7 2 (8.00%) Information Management
8 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Nintex
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) DataFlux
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Trillium