The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 165 174 159
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 45 23 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.37% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.41% 4.25% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 53
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.05% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £295 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.40 £12.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-13.31% -15.78%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
607 541 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.41% 8.68% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 400 585
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £135.00 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.03% +655.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.85 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £135.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
Data Quality
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 29 (43.94%) SQL
2 26 (39.39%) Oracle
3 23 (34.85%) Data Management
4 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 21 (31.82%) Finance
6 18 (27.27%) Banking
7 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
8 15 (22.73%) Data Modelling
8 15 (22.73%) NHS
8 15 (22.73%) Data Analysis
9 13 (19.70%) Informatica
10 12 (18.18%) Investment Banking
11 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (15.15%) ETL
12 10 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (15.15%) Migration
13 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
13 9 (13.64%) Reference Data
13 9 (13.64%) Information Governance
13 9 (13.64%) VB
14 8 (12.12%) Control-M
14 8 (12.12%) JIRA
15 7 (10.61%) Quality Management
15 7 (10.61%) VBA
15 7 (10.61%) Data Governance
15 7 (10.61%) Data Integration
15 7 (10.61%) Data Cleansing
15 7 (10.61%) GoldenSource
16 6 (9.09%) Data Mapping
16 6 (9.09%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (1.52%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) Stata
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.52%) SAP PP
1 1 (1.52%) SAP SD
1 1 (1.52%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.52%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.55%) PowerCenter
5 2 (3.03%) QlikView
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.52%) Siebel EIM
6 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.52%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.52%) ERwin
3 1 (1.52%) LSMW
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 18 (27.27%) Banking
3 12 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.58%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Private Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) Analyst
2 22 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Developer
4 12 (18.18%) NHS Data Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) Quality Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) Data Quality Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Data Migration Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Data Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Quality Manager
8 3 (4.55%) MI Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Data Quality Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Informatica ETL Developer
9 2 (3.03%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Middleware
2 2 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) HTML
3 1 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) NHS
2 9 (13.64%) Reference Data
3 7 (10.61%) Data Integration
4 4 (6.06%) iSeries
4 4 (6.06%) AS400
5 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.03%) Economics
7 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.52%) Derivative
7 1 (1.52%) FMCG
7 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
2 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Data Management
2 15 (22.73%) Data Modelling
2 15 (22.73%) Data Analysis
3 11 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (15.15%) ETL
4 10 (15.15%) Migration
5 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
5 9 (13.64%) Information Governance
6 7 (10.61%) Quality Management
6 7 (10.61%) Data Governance
6 7 (10.61%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (9.09%) Data Mapping
8 5 (7.58%) CRM
8 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.58%) Data Architecture
8 5 (7.58%) Analytics
8 5 (7.58%) Master Data Management
9 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.06%) Validation
10 3 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) VB
3 7 (10.61%) VBA
4 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Control-M
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) Informatica
3 7 (10.61%) GoldenSource
4 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.06%) Trillium
6 3 (4.55%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.55%) SAP
7 2 (3.03%) Tableau
7 2 (3.03%) Talend
7 2 (3.03%) Ab Initio
7 2 (3.03%) Sybase
8 1 (1.52%) Siebel
8 1 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) BMC
8 1 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.52%) Teradata
8 1 (1.52%) DataFlux
8 1 (1.52%) Pega
8 1 (1.52%) Vertica
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £630 - £700 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £250 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago