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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 106 96 116
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 27 51 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.06% 1.71% 1.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.69% 19.39% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 19
Median daily rate £450 £381 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% +4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-28.48% +50.00%
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
231 263 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.10% 8.80% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 160 147
Median daily rate £400 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £165 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 22 34
Median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £22.70 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £47.78 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Hertfordshire +7 8 £288 -7.25% 3
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £450 +100.00%
Essex +3 5 £450 +28.57%
Norfolk - 2 £513 -
East Anglia - 2 £600 -
Bedfordshire -11 1 £500 +17.64%
Suffolk - 1 £675 -
Data Quality
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 23 (38.98%) SQL
2 22 (37.29%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (35.59%) ETL
4 19 (32.20%) Finance
5 17 (28.81%) Data Modelling
6 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (27.12%) Data Management
7 14 (23.73%) Oracle
7 14 (23.73%) Master Data Management
8 13 (22.03%) Data Governance
9 11 (18.64%) Process Improvement
9 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
9 11 (18.64%) Validation
9 11 (18.64%) Data Analysis
10 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (16.95%) Migration
10 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
11 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (13.56%) SAP
11 8 (13.56%) QlikView
11 8 (13.56%) Data Migration
11 8 (13.56%) Data Integration
12 7 (11.86%) Data Mapping
12 7 (11.86%) Data Mart
12 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (11.86%) Trillium
12 7 (11.86%) CRM
12 7 (11.86%) ERwin
12 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 6 (10.17%) Data Structures

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 (5.08%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
2 2 (3.39%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
4 8 (13.56%) QlikView
5 7 (11.86%) Data Mart
5 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.78%) PowerCenter
8 3 (5.08%) DB2
8 3 (5.08%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (3.39%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) ERwin
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.39%) JIRA
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Marketing
3 5 (8.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
1 16 (27.12%) Architect
1 16 (27.12%) Data Analyst
1 16 (27.12%) Data Architect
2 15 (25.42%) Developer
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Data Quality Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Informatica Developer
4 5 (8.47%) QlikView Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Quality Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.08%) CRM Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) Data Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Master Data Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Migration Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Master Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) COM
1 3 (5.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Data Integration
2 6 (10.17%) Data Structures
2 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Statistics
4 4 (6.78%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) NHS
6 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Unix
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) ETL
2 17 (28.81%) Data Modelling
3 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (27.12%) Data Management
4 14 (23.73%) Master Data Management
5 13 (22.03%) Data Governance
6 11 (18.64%) Data Analysis
6 11 (18.64%) Process Improvement
6 11 (18.64%) Validation
7 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.95%) Migration
8 8 (13.56%) Data Migration
8 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (11.86%) CRM
9 7 (11.86%) Data Mapping
10 6 (10.17%) Data Validation
10 6 (10.17%) Performance Management
10 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) Java
3 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) SAP
3 7 (11.86%) Trillium
4 6 (10.17%) Informatica
5 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (6.78%) IBM
7 3 (5.08%) NetSuite
8 1 (1.69%) DataFlux
8 1 (1.69%) Sage
8 1 (1.69%) Tableau
8 1 (1.69%) Teradata