The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 104 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 25 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 1.41% 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.01% 16.96% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 21
Median daily rate £475 £381 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.83% -13.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £238 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +150.00%
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 of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
227 230 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.21% 8.34% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 123 138
Median daily rate £419 £341 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.71% -14.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 33
Median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £19.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.07 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Quality
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cambridgeshire +14 10 £413 +83.33%
Hertfordshire +1 4 £500 +61.29% 3
Essex -5 3 £475 +26.66%
Suffolk - 3 £475 -
East Anglia - 2 £600 -
Bedfordshire -7 1 £500 +11.11%
Norfolk - 1 £525 -
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 of England region with a requirement for Data Quality.

1 24 (42.11%) SQL
2 19 (33.33%) ETL
3 17 (29.82%) Data Management
3 17 (29.82%) Migration
4 16 (28.07%) Data Analysis
5 15 (26.32%) Data Migration
5 15 (26.32%) Master Data Management
6 14 (24.56%) Data Modelling
6 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (22.81%) Finance
8 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
8 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (19.30%) Oracle
8 11 (19.30%) Process Improvement
9 10 (17.54%) Data Governance
9 10 (17.54%) CRM
9 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
9 10 (17.54%) Data Integration
9 10 (17.54%) Validation
10 9 (15.79%) Marketing
11 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
11 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
11 8 (14.04%) SAP
11 8 (14.04%) SaaS
12 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
12 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
12 7 (12.28%) Trillium
12 7 (12.28%) Salesforce.com

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (5.26%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) SaaS
2 2 (3.51%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.02%) QlikView
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.26%) Data Mart
6 3 (5.26%) DB2
6 3 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (3.51%) Power BI
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) OLAP
8 1 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.75%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) ERwin
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Marketing
3 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Analyst
2 19 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Architect
3 12 (21.05%) Data Architect
4 10 (17.54%) Developer
5 6 (10.53%) CRM Specialist
5 6 (10.53%) Migration Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Data Quality Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Quality Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Data Manager
8 3 (5.26%) ETL Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Master Data Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Data Migration Specialist
9 2 (3.51%) Master Data Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) COM
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) Middleware
2 2 (3.51%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) ODBC
3 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Data Integration
2 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) ETL
2 17 (29.82%) Data Management
2 17 (29.82%) Migration
3 16 (28.07%) Data Analysis
4 15 (26.32%) Data Migration
4 15 (26.32%) Master Data Management
5 14 (24.56%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (24.56%) Data Modelling
6 11 (19.30%) Process Improvement
6 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (17.54%) CRM
7 10 (17.54%) Data Governance
7 10 (17.54%) Validation
8 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) Data Validation
10 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.77%) Change Management
10 5 (8.77%) Data Mapping
10 5 (8.77%) Information Management
10 5 (8.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Java
3 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.04%) SAP
4 7 (12.28%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (12.28%) Trillium
5 6 (10.53%) NetSuite
6 3 (5.26%) IBM
7 2 (3.51%) Tableau
8 1 (1.75%) DataFlux
8 1 (1.75%) Sage