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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 159 165 178
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 30 40 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.66% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.58% 6.76% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £349 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £553 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.15 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+18.79% +26.27%
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
396 592 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.71% 9.76% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 399 341
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 13
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -87.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -5.94%

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 March 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 March 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 33 (53.23%) SQL
2 23 (37.10%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (35.48%) Finance
4 18 (29.03%) Data Analysis
4 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (25.81%) Data Management
6 15 (24.19%) Data Governance
7 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 13 (20.97%) Oracle
9 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
10 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
10 10 (16.13%) NHS
10 10 (16.13%) Migration
10 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
11 9 (14.52%) Banking
11 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
11 9 (14.52%) ETL
12 8 (12.90%) SOA
12 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (12.90%) Financial Institution
12 8 (12.90%) Reference Data
12 8 (12.90%) Data Mapping
13 7 (11.29%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (11.29%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
13 7 (11.29%) Degree
14 6 (9.68%) JIRA
14 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (9.68%) WebLogic
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (4.84%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.23%) MS Project
3 2 (3.23%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.61%) MS Office
4 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Documaker
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.61%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.61%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.61%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.61%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) HTTPS
1 6 (9.68%) SSL
2 3 (4.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.06%) Data Mining
5 5 (8.06%) OLAP
6 4 (6.45%) Star Schema
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) JIRA
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.61%) Toad
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) Financial Institution
4 6 (9.68%) Billing
5 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Marketing
6 3 (4.84%) Retail
7 2 (3.23%) Advertising
8 1 (1.61%) Front Office
8 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Analyst
2 24 (38.71%) Data Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Data Quality Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Quality Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Information Manager
6 5 (8.06%) NHS Information Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.45%) NHS Data Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Data Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Middleware Team Leader
9 2 (3.23%) Data Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) JDBC
1 6 (9.68%) JMS
1 6 (9.68%) Middleware
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (9.68%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.61%) MDX
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.13%) NHS
3 8 (12.90%) Reference Data
4 5 (8.06%) Data Integration
4 5 (8.06%) Informatics
5 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.23%) FMCG
6 1 (1.61%) Social Media
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.61%) Equities
6 1 (1.61%) Derivative
6 1 (1.61%) Statistics
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (29.03%) Data Analysis
3 16 (25.81%) Data Management
4 15 (24.19%) Data Governance
5 12 (19.35%) Data Modelling
6 10 (16.13%) Migration
6 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
7 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
7 9 (14.52%) ETL
8 8 (12.90%) SOA
8 8 (12.90%) Data Mapping
9 7 (11.29%) Quality Management
10 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (9.68%) Revenue Management
10 6 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (8.06%) Information Governance
11 5 (8.06%) Data Transformation
12 4 (6.45%) Analytics
12 4 (6.45%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 5 (8.06%) VB
3 5 (8.06%) Python
4 3 (4.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (4.84%) Jython
5 2 (3.23%) C
5 2 (3.23%) Java
6 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) C++
6 1 (1.61%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
1 2 (3.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.68%) Remedy
4 5 (8.06%) Cerner
5 4 (6.45%) DataFlux
6 3 (4.84%) Informatica
6 3 (4.84%) SAP
7 2 (3.23%) Trillium
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) Siebel
8 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.61%) Teradata
8 1 (1.61%) GoldenSource
8 1 (1.61%) Splunk
8 1 (1.61%) Tableau
8 1 (1.61%) Datanomic
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