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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 108 123 133
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 23 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.94% 0.73% 0.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.35% 8.20% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 14
Median daily rate £350 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £310 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% -18.18%
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
246 256 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.08% 8.94% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 130 142
Median daily rate £425 £333 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.81% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £536 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £376
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 37
Median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.34 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.05 £39.25 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +50.00%

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 September 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 September 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 +5 10 £274 -11.69% 1
Cambridgeshire +27 4 £413 +42.24% 1
Essex -5 3 £375 -
Bedfordshire -7 2 £306 -27.94%
Suffolk +2 1 - -
East Anglia - 1 £600 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Data Quality
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (50.00%) ETL
2 22 (45.83%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (37.50%) SQL
4 17 (35.42%) Finance
5 16 (33.33%) Oracle
6 14 (29.17%) Data Management
7 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
8 11 (22.92%) Unit Testing
8 11 (22.92%) Data Transformation
9 10 (20.83%) Validation
9 10 (20.83%) Informatica
10 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (18.75%) ERwin
10 9 (18.75%) Data Extraction
10 9 (18.75%) Dimensional Modelling
10 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
10 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (18.75%) Master Data Management
11 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 8 (16.67%) Data Governance
11 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 7 (14.58%) PowerCenter
12 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
12 7 (14.58%) Data Mart
13 6 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (12.50%) IBM
14 5 (10.42%) .NET
14 5 (10.42%) Project Management

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 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.17%) ResourceLink
1 2 (4.17%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.08%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (14.58%) Data Mart
5 7 (14.58%) PowerCenter
6 5 (10.42%) QlikView
7 4 (8.33%) DB2
7 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (4.17%) OLAP
9 2 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) ERwin
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Informatica Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Data Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) QlikView Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Data Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Data Quality Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) HR Data Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Data Extraction
2 5 (10.42%) Statistics
3 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Informatics
5 1 (2.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) ETL
2 14 (29.17%) Data Management
3 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.92%) Data Transformation
4 11 (22.92%) Unit Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Validation
6 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (18.75%) Dimensional Modelling
6 9 (18.75%) Master Data Management
6 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (16.67%) Data Governance
8 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
9 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
9 5 (10.42%) Data Mapping
9 5 (10.42%) Performance Management
9 5 (10.42%) Project Management
10 4 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (8.33%) Information Management
10 4 (8.33%) ITIL
10 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (20.83%) Informatica
3 6 (12.50%) IBM
4 3 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) Sage
5 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.08%) GoldenSource
6 1 (2.08%) Teradata
6 1 (2.08%) Trillium