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 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 166 160 183
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 33 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.65% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.35% 7.00% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 23
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£500 £520 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.10 £10.81 -
% change year-on-year
+113.78% -
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
449 557 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.11% 9.34% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 409 443
Average daily rate £488 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -87.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +18.30%

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 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 27 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 36 (52.17%) SQL
2 27 (39.13%) Finance
3 22 (31.88%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
5 19 (27.54%) Data Management
6 18 (26.09%) Data Analysis
6 18 (26.09%) Banking
7 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 15 (21.74%) Data Modelling
9 14 (20.29%) Migration
10 13 (18.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (18.84%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (18.84%) Oracle
10 13 (18.84%) Data Governance
11 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (17.39%) NHS
11 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
12 11 (15.94%) T-SQL
12 11 (15.94%) WorldPay
13 10 (14.49%) ETL
14 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (13.04%) Data Migration
15 8 (11.59%) Reference Data
15 8 (11.59%) Degree
15 8 (11.59%) Financial Institution
15 8 (11.59%) OLAP
16 7 (10.14%) VB
16 7 (10.14%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
1 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.35%) SAS
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (2.90%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS Project
4 1 (1.45%) MS Office
4 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Documaker
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.45%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.45%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTPS
1 4 (5.80%) SSL
2 2 (2.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.84%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (18.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (11.59%) OLAP
5 6 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (8.70%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Power View
7 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.80%) Star Schema
8 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.90%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) JIRA
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.45%) Toad
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 18 (26.09%) Banking
3 8 (11.59%) Financial Institution
4 7 (10.14%) Retail
4 7 (10.14%) Investment Banking
5 6 (8.70%) Marketing
6 4 (5.80%) Advertising
6 4 (5.80%) Billing
7 3 (4.35%) Legal
8 2 (2.90%) Front Office
9 1 (1.45%) Electronics
9 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Analyst
2 30 (43.48%) Data Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 11 (15.94%) Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Quality Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Data Quality Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (5.80%) NHS Information Manager
7 4 (5.80%) NHS Data Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Business Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Information Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.90%) Middleware Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) MDX
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (5.80%) WebCenter
2 4 (5.80%) JMS
2 4 (5.80%) Middleware
2 4 (5.80%) JDBC
3 2 (2.90%) .NET
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.45%) XML
4 1 (1.45%) XSD
4 1 (1.45%) XSL
4 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.39%) NHS
3 8 (11.59%) Reference Data
4 4 (5.80%) Informatics
4 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.35%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.90%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.45%) DTV
7 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.45%) Equities
7 1 (1.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) UNIX
2 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (27.54%) Data Management
3 18 (26.09%) Data Analysis
4 15 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 14 (20.29%) Migration
6 13 (18.84%) Data Governance
7 10 (14.49%) ETL
8 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.04%) Data Migration
9 7 (10.14%) Business Analysis
9 7 (10.14%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (10.14%) SDLC
10 6 (8.70%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (8.70%) Master Data Management
10 6 (8.70%) Data Mapping
10 6 (8.70%) Validation
10 6 (8.70%) SOA
10 6 (8.70%) Quality Management
11 5 (7.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) T-SQL
3 7 (10.14%) VB
4 5 (7.25%) C#
5 4 (5.80%) C
5 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (4.35%) VBA
6 3 (4.35%) Python
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) Jython
7 2 (2.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) Java
8 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.45%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) WorldPay
3 4 (5.80%) Cerner
3 4 (5.80%) Remedy
4 3 (4.35%) Informatica
4 3 (4.35%) DataFlux
5 2 (2.90%) GoldenSource
5 2 (2.90%) Trillium
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) Cognos
6 1 (1.45%) Siebel
6 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Splunk
6 1 (1.45%) Tableau
6 1 (1.45%) Teradata
City, London
Hudson IT
Rate: Day Rate Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago