The table below looks at the statistics for Data Quality skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Quality over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Quality
Rank 80 46 69
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +23
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 13 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.92% 2.50% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.03% 21.12% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 2
Average daily rate £375 £365 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +57.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £325 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £236
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 £27.25 £15.11
% change year-on-year
-40.95% +80.31%
Data Quality
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
144 161 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.15% 11.85% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 102 65
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £199 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +375.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

Data Quality
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Quality across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Data Quality Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Quality Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Quality across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Quality Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Banking
3 15 (39.47%) Informatica
4 14 (36.84%) Data Modelling
5 12 (31.58%) ETL
5 12 (31.58%) Data Management
6 11 (28.95%) PowerCenter
7 10 (26.32%) Data Integration
8 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (23.68%) Oracle
8 9 (23.68%) Unix
8 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (21.05%) Data Analysis
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) Analytics
11 6 (15.79%) Master Data Management
11 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
11 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.16%) Mainframe
12 5 (13.16%) PowerExchange
12 5 (13.16%) VSAM
12 5 (13.16%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (13.16%) SDLC

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (13.16%) PowerExchange
2 3 (7.89%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) PowerCenter
2 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.53%) HDInsight
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (7.89%) DB2
7 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.63%) OLTP
7 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ERwin
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Architect
2 9 (23.68%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Data Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Data Business Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) ETL Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Informatica Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Data Modeller
6 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.89%) SAS Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) SAS Data Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Data Manager
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Integration
2 5 (13.16%) Mainframe
2 5 (13.16%) VSAM
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Data Modelling
2 12 (31.58%) Data Management
2 12 (31.58%) ETL
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 7 (18.42%) Analytics
6 6 (15.79%) Master Data Management
7 5 (13.16%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (13.16%) SDLC
8 4 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.89%) Data Governance
9 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
9 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) System Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.63%) EMIR
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Informatica
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) Pega
5 1 (2.63%) CA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
iKas International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago