The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 147 171 181
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 37 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.50% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.27% 5.42% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +62.50%
Data Quality
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
399 535 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.77% 9.22% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 356 327
Average daily rate £445 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 14
Average hourly rate - £18.10 £90.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 35 (53.85%) SQL
2 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 22 (33.85%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 16 (24.62%) Data Management
4 16 (24.62%) Oracle
4 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (23.08%) Data Governance
6 13 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 13 (20.00%) Migration
7 11 (16.92%) ETL
7 11 (16.92%) NHS
8 10 (15.38%) Data Mapping
9 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
10 8 (12.31%) Banking
10 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
10 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (12.31%) Degree
11 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.77%) Quality Management
11 7 (10.77%) SOA
11 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
11 7 (10.77%) Reference Data
11 7 (10.77%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (10.77%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (9.23%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (9.23%) Oracle SOA Suite

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (9.23%) WebLogic
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (4.62%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Documaker
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.54%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.54%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.54%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.54%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) HTTPS
1 6 (9.23%) SSL
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (9.23%) Data Mining
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.15%) OLAP
7 4 (6.15%) Star Schema
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.08%) Big Data
9 2 (3.08%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.54%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) JIRA
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Billing
3 6 (9.23%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Marketing
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Front Office
6 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Analyst
2 27 (41.54%) Data Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Quality Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Data Quality Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) NHS Information Manager
4 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Information Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (6.15%) NHS Data Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Middleware Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Team Leader
8 2 (3.08%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) JMS
1 6 (9.23%) Middleware
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (9.23%) WebCenter
1 6 (9.23%) JDBC
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.92%) NHS
3 7 (10.77%) Reference Data
4 6 (9.23%) Informatics
5 5 (7.69%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.08%) FMCG
6 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.54%) Social Media
7 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.54%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.54%) Equities
7 1 (1.54%) Derivative
7 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 16 (24.62%) Data Management
4 15 (23.08%) Data Governance
5 13 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 13 (20.00%) Migration
5 13 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 11 (16.92%) ETL
7 10 (15.38%) Data Mapping
8 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
9 7 (10.77%) SOA
9 7 (10.77%) Quality Management
9 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.23%) Revenue Management
11 5 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (7.69%) Information Governance
11 5 (7.69%) Data Transformation
12 4 (6.15%) Analytics
12 4 (6.15%) Data Cleansing
12 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.69%) VB
3 5 (7.69%) Python
4 3 (4.62%) Jython
4 3 (4.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (3.08%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) VCP4
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
1 2 (3.08%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.23%) Cerner
3 6 (9.23%) Remedy
4 4 (6.15%) Informatica
4 4 (6.15%) DataFlux
4 4 (6.15%) Trillium
5 3 (4.62%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) Siebel
6 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Splunk
6 1 (1.54%) Tableau
6 1 (1.54%) Datanomic
6 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.54%) Teradata
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