The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Edinburgh 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 79 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Quality 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.68% 8.89% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £394 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
88 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.07% 4.61% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 22 22
Average daily rate £425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £11.07 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.74% -50.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
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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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (16.67%) MiFID
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Informatica
4 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) Basel II
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Teradata
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Data Quality
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (16.67%) Basel II
1 1 (16.67%) MiFID
1 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Informatica
1 1 (16.67%) Teradata
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