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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 55 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.16% 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.44% 2.70% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £340 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.13 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-1.03% +1.04%
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
41 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.09% 6.06% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 8
Average daily rate £195 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £150 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £875
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £10.75 £12.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -3.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) DataStage
1 3 (60.00%) QualityStage
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Talend
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Trillium
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DataStage
1 3 (60.00%) QualityStage
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Talend
2 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 2 (40.00%) Trillium
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards