The first table below looks at the demand for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the East of England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Quality
Rank 127 124 138
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 10 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.085% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.85% 1.20% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£308 £368 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.32% +25.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £162 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £574 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £394 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
260 166 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.07% 7.07% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 91 99
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 10 24
Average hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £14.60 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Data Quality
England

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Quality within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 4 £316 - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -
Data Quality
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (26.32%) Validation
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) NHS
6 3 (15.79%) Informatica
6 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Data Extraction
6 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
6 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
7 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Data Validation
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) NAS
7 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Data Management

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) IPv4
1 2 (10.53%) IPv6
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
3 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) ETL Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Informatica ETL Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Informatica Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) NHS
2 3 (15.79%) Data Extraction
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ETL
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Validation
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
4 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Data Validation
5 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Informatica
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Cognos