The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 51 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 43 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.71% 0.97% 1.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.48% 9.70% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 7
Median daily rate £325 £408 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% +103.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £346 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £498 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £16.05 £12.50 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.36% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.01 £12.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £12.50 £18.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +83.75%
Data Quality
England

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 East Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
151 165 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.52% 10.03% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 90 58
Median daily rate £400 £383 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £613 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 17
Median hourly rate £43.50 £12.50 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £11.36 £9.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £16.83 £19.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Data Quality as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +14 16 £306 +85.60% 2
Nottinghamshire - 13 £300 -
Northamptonshire +8 7 £538 +19.44%
Derbyshire +11 1 £350 -4.10%
Lincolnshire +2 1 - -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 28 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (38.57%) SQL
3 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
4 18 (25.71%) ETL
4 18 (25.71%) Data Analysis
5 16 (22.86%) NHS
6 15 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (21.43%) Migration
7 14 (20.00%) Project Management
8 13 (18.57%) SAP
8 13 (18.57%) Strategic Planning
8 13 (18.57%) Performance Management
9 12 (17.14%) Data Management
9 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
10 11 (15.71%) Finance
10 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.29%) Data Migration
11 10 (14.29%) MS Access
11 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 10 (14.29%) OLAP
11 10 (14.29%) Tableau
11 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
13 8 (11.43%) Scrum
13 8 (11.43%) Data Modelling
13 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (11.43%) OLAP Cube

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) CMS
2 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Maximo
1 4 (5.71%) SAP CRM
1 4 (5.71%) Unica
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.29%) MS Access
3 10 (14.29%) OLAP
3 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.43%) OLAP Cube
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.71%) DTS
7 4 (5.71%) PowerPivot
8 2 (2.86%) Big Data
8 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.86%) MySQL
8 2 (2.86%) OLTP
8 2 (2.86%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.29%) ERwin
2 3 (4.29%) JIRA
3 2 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Local Government
3 3 (4.29%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Analyst
2 15 (21.43%) Data Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 7 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.57%) Scrum Master
6 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Data Quality Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.71%) AS400 Support
7 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Data Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Data Migration Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) ETL Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Migration Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) FpML
2 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) NHS
2 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.14%) Reference Data
5 4 (5.71%) AS400
5 4 (5.71%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.71%) iSeries
5 4 (5.71%) Statistics
6 3 (4.29%) Data Extraction
6 3 (4.29%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.86%) Informatics
8 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (25.71%) Data Analysis
2 18 (25.71%) ETL
3 15 (21.43%) Migration
4 14 (20.00%) Project Management
5 13 (18.57%) Performance Management
5 13 (18.57%) Strategic Planning
6 12 (17.14%) Data Management
7 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 8 (11.43%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.43%) Scrum
10 7 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
11 6 (8.57%) Analytics
11 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.57%) CRM
11 6 (8.57%) Data Architecture
11 6 (8.57%) Data Cleansing
11 6 (8.57%) Validation
12 5 (7.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) RPG
2 4 (5.71%) RPG IV
3 2 (2.86%) Java
3 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.43%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) SAP
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Tableau
3 4 (5.71%) Informatica
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle
5 2 (2.86%) Talend
6 1 (1.43%) PeopleSoft