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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Quality
Rank 68 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 25 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.46% 1.00% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.53% 13.48% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.43 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.50% -14.28%
Data Quality
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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
128 89 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.46% 7.42% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 44 28
Average daily rate £388 £425 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +20.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £325 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £594 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.43 £12.00 £5.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.20% +140.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% +12.85%

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 1 September 2015.

Data Quality Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Quality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 22 (64.71%) Informatica
2 21 (61.76%) PowerCenter
3 20 (58.82%) Finance
4 19 (55.88%) Data Management
5 16 (47.06%) Banking
6 13 (38.24%) UNIX
7 11 (32.35%) Data Modelling
7 11 (32.35%) Customer Engagement
7 11 (32.35%) Master Data Management
8 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (29.41%) ETL
9 9 (26.47%) SQL
9 9 (26.47%) Data Analysis
10 8 (23.53%) Data Integration
11 7 (20.59%) Oracle
12 6 (17.65%) PowerExchange
12 6 (17.65%) Project Management
12 6 (17.65%) Migration
13 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (14.71%) Mainframe
13 5 (14.71%) SDLC
13 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
13 5 (14.71%) VSAM
13 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
14 4 (11.76%) ETL Development
14 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
14 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (11.76%) ERwin
14 4 (11.76%) CA
15 3 (8.82%) MS Visio

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 6 (17.65%) PowerExchange
2 2 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Project
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) PowerCenter
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) ERwin
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Consultant
3 9 (26.47%) Architect
3 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Informatica Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Informatica Consultant
4 8 (23.53%) Data Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) ETL Architect
6 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Lead Designer
7 4 (11.76%) Designer
8 3 (8.82%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Data Quality Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Data Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (5.88%) SAS Data Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Data Quality Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Integration
2 5 (14.71%) Mainframe
2 5 (14.71%) VSAM
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Data Management
2 11 (32.35%) Data Modelling
2 11 (32.35%) Customer Engagement
2 11 (32.35%) Master Data Management
3 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) ETL
4 9 (26.47%) Data Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 4 (11.76%) ETL Development
8 3 (8.82%) Data Mapping
8 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
8 3 (8.82%) Change Control
8 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Informatica
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) CA
4 1 (2.94%) Teradata
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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