The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 50 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 24 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.46% 1.10% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.76% 9.77% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 4
Average daily rate £413 £331 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% +5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £238 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £364 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £27.25 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-40.95% +80.31%
Data Quality
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
101 133 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.34% 11.24% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 59 57
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £401 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% +46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Milton Keynes +11 20 £375 +15.38% 4
Data Quality
South East

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 37 (66.07%) SQL
2 36 (64.29%) Finance
3 26 (46.43%) SAS
4 25 (44.64%) Banking
5 23 (41.07%) Validation
6 22 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
8 16 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (26.79%) Risk Management
10 14 (25.00%) Data Management
10 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (23.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 12 (21.43%) SLA
13 11 (19.64%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (19.64%) Data Cleansing
14 10 (17.86%) Data Analysis
14 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (17.86%) Project Management
15 9 (16.07%) Base SAS
16 8 (14.29%) Retail Banking
16 8 (14.29%) ETL
16 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (14.29%) Retail
17 7 (12.50%) Unix
17 7 (12.50%) Data Validation
17 7 (12.50%) Data Integration
17 7 (12.50%) Master Data Management
18 6 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
18 6 (10.71%) Oracle
18 6 (10.71%) Informatica

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 26 (46.43%) SAS
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (19.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (23.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (16.07%) Base SAS
4 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (10.71%) PowerCenter
6 5 (8.93%) DB2
7 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.57%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.57%) Big Data
7 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.57%) HBase
7 2 (3.57%) Impala
7 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.79%) SAS EBI
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) ERwin
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
1 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (64.29%) Finance
2 25 (44.64%) Banking
3 8 (14.29%) Retail
3 8 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Analyst
2 14 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 14 (25.00%) Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Informatica Developer
4 6 (10.71%) SAS Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) SAS Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Data Quality Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) SAS Data Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) ITIL Configuration Manager
7 3 (5.36%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Programmer
7 3 (5.36%) SAS Programmer
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Credit Risk Developer
8 2 (3.57%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.57%) SAS ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.14%) CMDB
4 3 (5.36%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.57%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Unix
2 5 (8.93%) MVS
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Validation
2 15 (26.79%) Risk Management
3 14 (25.00%) Data Management
4 11 (19.64%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.86%) Data Analysis
5 10 (17.86%) Project Management
6 8 (14.29%) ETL
7 7 (12.50%) Data Validation
7 7 (12.50%) Master Data Management
8 6 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (8.93%) Coaching
10 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
10 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.36%) ITIL
12 2 (3.57%) CRM
12 2 (3.57%) ERP
12 2 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) Java
2 2 (3.57%) Scala
3 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Informatica
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.79%) Cognos
4 1 (1.79%) Epicor
4 1 (1.79%) Tableau
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 - £30,000 pro rata (9 Month
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday