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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 176 155 183
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 25 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.77% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.87% 8.07% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 37 21
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £10.40 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+212.42% -13.31%
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
426 595 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.78% 9.51% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 420 431
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £290 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £603 £617
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 17
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -87.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.06 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +33.75%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 (53.03%) SQL
2 25 (37.88%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (36.36%) Finance
4 21 (31.82%) Data Management
5 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
6 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (24.24%) Data Analysis
8 15 (22.73%) Data Governance
9 14 (21.21%) Migration
9 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
10 13 (19.70%) Oracle
10 13 (19.70%) Data Modelling
10 13 (19.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (18.18%) WorldPay
12 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (16.67%) Data Migration
12 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (16.67%) Banking
12 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 11 (16.67%) NHS
12 11 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (15.15%) ETL
13 10 (15.15%) T-SQL
14 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
14 9 (13.64%) Financial Institution
14 9 (13.64%) Reference Data
15 8 (12.12%) Data Mapping
15 8 (12.12%) Kimball Methodology
15 8 (12.12%) OLAP

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) PowerPivot
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.03%) MS Project
5 1 (1.52%) MS Office
5 1 (1.52%) SPSS
5 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Documaker
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.52%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.52%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.52%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.52%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) HTTPS
1 5 (7.58%) SSL
2 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (12.12%) OLAP
5 6 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
5 6 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.06%) Star Schema
6 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.52%) Toad
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Banking
3 9 (13.64%) Financial Institution
4 7 (10.61%) Retail
5 6 (9.09%) Marketing
6 5 (7.58%) Advertising
6 5 (7.58%) Billing
7 3 (4.55%) Legal
8 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
8 2 (3.03%) Front Office
9 1 (1.52%) Electronics
9 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) Analyst
2 27 (40.91%) Data Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Data Quality Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Quality Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.06%) NHS Data Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) NHS Information Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Information Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Business Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.55%) Data Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle Team Leader
7 3 (4.55%) Middleware Team Leader
8 2 (3.03%) Governance Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) JMS
1 5 (7.58%) JDBC
1 5 (7.58%) Middleware
1 5 (7.58%) MDX
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (7.58%) WebCenter
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.67%) NHS
3 9 (13.64%) Reference Data
4 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
5 4 (6.06%) Informatics
6 2 (3.03%) FMCG
6 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.52%) DTV
7 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.52%) Equities
7 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.52%) Derivative
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (31.82%) Data Management
3 16 (24.24%) Data Analysis
4 15 (22.73%) Data Governance
5 14 (21.21%) Migration
6 13 (19.70%) Data Modelling
7 11 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 10 (15.15%) ETL
9 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
10 8 (12.12%) Data Mapping
10 8 (12.12%) Kimball Methodology
11 7 (10.61%) SOA
11 7 (10.61%) Master Data Management
12 6 (9.09%) Validation
12 6 (9.09%) Quality Management
13 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (7.58%) Revenue Management
13 5 (7.58%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) SQL
2 10 (15.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.09%) VB
4 5 (7.58%) C
4 5 (7.58%) C#
4 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (3.03%) Jython
6 2 (3.03%) VBA
6 2 (3.03%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) Perl
7 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.52%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
1 2 (3.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) WorldPay
3 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.58%) Remedy
5 4 (6.06%) DataFlux
5 4 (6.06%) Cerner
5 4 (6.06%) SAP
6 3 (4.55%) Informatica
7 2 (3.03%) Tableau
7 2 (3.03%) GoldenSource
7 2 (3.03%) Trillium
8 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.52%) Cognos
8 1 (1.52%) Siebel
8 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.52%) Teradata
8 1 (1.52%) Ab Initio
City of London
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 24 days ago